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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Windows 10 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 10 over the 6 months to 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 340 253 126
Rank change year-on-year -87 -127 +19
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 750 516 209
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.95% 1.39% 2.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.41% 7.53% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 644 467 184
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,000 £25,900
25th Percentile £26,250 £26,375 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £33,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -17.50% -11.11% +42.86%
75th Percentile £45,000 £58,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71% +11.11%

Windows 10 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13,859 6,854 1,808
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 17.63% 18.42% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7,682 5,534 1,552
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £41,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Windows 10
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Windows 10 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Windows 10 trend for jobs with a WFH option

Windows 10
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Windows 10.

Windows 10 salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Windows 10
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Windows 10 over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Windows 10 salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, Windows 10 job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Windows 10.

1 739 (98.53%) Windows
2 530 (70.67%) Microsoft 365
3 518 (69.07%) Microsoft
4 493 (65.73%) Active Directory
5 292 (38.93%) Azure
6 283 (37.73%) Windows Server
7 224 (29.87%) Social Skills
8 208 (27.73%) Microsoft Office
9 181 (24.13%) ITIL
10 157 (20.93%) VMware
11 151 (20.13%) SCCM
11 151 (20.13%) Microsoft Intune
12 138 (18.40%) DNS
13 137 (18.27%) SharePoint
14 132 (17.60%) PowerShell
15 125 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 121 (16.13%) Azure Active Directory
17 119 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
18 117 (15.60%) DHCP
19 108 (14.40%) Cisco
20 105 (14.00%) TCP/IP
21 103 (13.73%) Windows Server 2016
22 102 (13.60%) Windows Server 2012
23 100 (13.33%) Windows 7
24 99 (13.20%) Citrix
25 89 (11.87%) SLA
26 88 (11.73%) Firewall
27 87 (11.60%) Microsoft Certification
28 81 (10.80%) Finance
29 80 (10.67%) MS Exchange

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 137 (18.27%) SharePoint
2 80 (10.67%) MS Exchange
3 33 (4.40%) IIS
4 11 (1.47%) Apache
5 9 (1.20%) WordPress
6 8 (1.07%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 208 (27.73%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (4.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.73%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.27%) InCopy
7 2 (0.27%) InDesign
7 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) Blender
8 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.40%) Eikon
2 3 (0.40%) Fidessa
2 3 (0.40%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.13%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.13%) CaseMap
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 530 (70.67%) Microsoft 365
2 292 (38.93%) Azure
3 121 (16.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 67 (8.93%) OneDrive
5 48 (6.40%) AWS
6 37 (4.93%) Dynamics 365
7 34 (4.53%) Mimecast
8 31 (4.13%) SaaS
9 21 (2.80%) IaaS
10 19 (2.53%) Google Workspace
11 16 (2.13%) Power Platform
12 15 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (2.00%) Rubrik
13 11 (1.47%) Azure DevOps
13 11 (1.47%) PaaS
14 10 (1.33%) Azure Pipelines
15 7 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
16 5 (0.67%) GCP
17 4 (0.53%) Slack
18 3 (0.40%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 138 (18.40%) DNS
2 117 (15.60%) DHCP
3 105 (14.00%) TCP/IP
4 88 (11.73%) Firewall
5 74 (9.87%) WAN
6 71 (9.47%) VPN
7 57 (7.60%) LAN
8 37 (4.93%) Wi-Fi
9 33 (4.40%) Remote Desktop
10 28 (3.73%) SAN
10 28 (3.73%) VLAN
11 23 (3.07%) VoIP
12 22 (2.93%) Wireless
13 19 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
14 17 (2.27%) WLAN
15 16 (2.13%) Internet
15 16 (2.13%) NAS
16 14 (1.87%) IPsec
16 14 (1.87%) SSL
17 12 (1.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.93%) Power BI
3 6 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (0.80%) Big Data
3 6 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.53%) InfluxDB
4 4 (0.53%) MariaDB
4 4 (0.53%) MySQL
4 4 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.27%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.13%) DB2
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (1.60%) JIRA
2 9 (1.20%) MSI
3 6 (0.80%) Fiddler
4 4 (0.53%) AdminStudio
4 4 (0.53%) InstallShield
5 3 (0.40%) Selenium
5 3 (0.40%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.27%) Postman
6 2 (0.27%) Ranorex
6 2 (0.27%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 224 (29.87%) Social Skills
2 81 (10.80%) Finance
3 61 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (5.60%) Legal
5 38 (5.07%) Games
6 34 (4.53%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 28 (3.73%) Retail
8 27 (3.60%) Marketing
9 26 (3.47%) Public Sector
10 24 (3.20%) Law
11 20 (2.67%) Manufacturing
12 17 (2.27%) Digital Economy
13 16 (2.13%) Advertising
13 16 (2.13%) Influencing Skills
14 15 (2.00%) Banking
15 13 (1.73%) Telecoms
16 12 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (1.47%) Organisational Skills
17 11 (1.47%) Presentation Skills
18 10 (1.33%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 210 (28.00%) Analyst
2 148 (19.73%) Support Engineer
3 136 (18.13%) IT Support
4 130 (17.33%) Support Analyst
5 97 (12.93%) IT Engineer
6 91 (12.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 72 (9.60%) 1st Line Support
8 68 (9.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 67 (8.93%) IT Analyst
10 66 (8.80%) Service Analyst
10 66 (8.80%) Service Desk Analyst
11 64 (8.53%) IT Support Engineer
12 47 (6.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 47 (6.27%) IT Technician
13 46 (6.13%) IT Support Analyst
14 42 (5.60%) Desktop Support
15 37 (4.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 35 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
17 32 (4.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
18 31 (4.13%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.33%) .NET
2 7 (0.93%) XMPP
3 6 (0.80%) ADO
4 5 (0.67%) LDAP
5 4 (0.53%) COM
6 3 (0.40%) CSS
6 3 (0.40%) HTML
6 3 (0.40%) XML
7 2 (0.27%) JSON
7 2 (0.27%) ODBC
7 2 (0.27%) Web Services
7 2 (0.27%) WinForms
8 1 (0.13%) REST
8 1 (0.13%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.13%) Velocity
8 1 (0.13%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
2 38 (5.07%) Driving Licence
3 30 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 30 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.73%) iPhone
5 25 (3.33%) Public Cloud
6 17 (2.27%) Smartphone
7 15 (2.00%) User Experience
7 15 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (1.73%) Biotechnology
9 10 (1.33%) Fat Client
9 10 (1.33%) Thin Client
10 9 (1.20%) Cyber Defence
10 9 (1.20%) NHS
10 9 (1.20%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.07%) Virtual Team
12 7 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (0.93%) Replication
13 6 (0.80%) Cyberattack
13 6 (0.80%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 739 (98.53%) Windows
2 283 (37.73%) Windows Server
3 103 (13.73%) Windows Server 2016
4 102 (13.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 78 (10.40%) Mac OS
7 67 (8.93%) Windows Server 2019
8 58 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (6.27%) Linux
10 45 (6.00%) Apple iOS
11 39 (5.20%) Android
12 19 (2.53%) Mac OS X
12 19 (2.53%) Windows 8
13 11 (1.47%) Unix
13 11 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.80%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.53%) CentOS
16 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.27%) SUSE
16 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (24.13%) ITIL
2 119 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
3 80 (10.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 68 (9.07%) Incident Management
5 56 (7.47%) Agile
6 53 (7.07%) Application Packaging
7 52 (6.93%) Mobile Device Management
8 49 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 47 (6.27%) Service Management
10 44 (5.87%) Change Management
11 42 (5.60%) Migration
11 42 (5.60%) Project Management
12 39 (5.20%) Service Delivery
13 37 (4.93%) Mentoring
14 35 (4.67%) Problem Management
15 34 (4.53%) ITSM
16 31 (4.13%) Asset Management
17 30 (4.00%) Ticket Management
17 30 (4.00%) Time Management
18 29 (3.87%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 132 (17.60%) PowerShell
2 59 (7.87%) SQL
3 9 (1.20%) Bash
4 8 (1.07%) C#
5 7 (0.93%) VB
6 6 (0.80%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.67%) C
7 5 (0.67%) Python
7 5 (0.67%) VBScript
8 3 (0.40%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.27%) Ruby
10 1 (0.13%) Java
10 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (11.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (6.13%) Degree
3 44 (5.87%) MCSE
4 41 (5.47%) MCSA
5 30 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 29 (3.87%) SC Cleared
7 27 (3.60%) MCP
8 24 (3.20%) CCNA
8 24 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (1.87%) A+ Certification
12 12 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (1.60%) PMI Certification
13 8 (1.07%) CCNP
13 8 (1.07%) PMP
14 7 (0.93%) CISSP
14 7 (0.93%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (11.87%) SLA
2 36 (4.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (4.13%) GDPR
4 12 (1.60%) QA
5 11 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (1.07%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.13%) NIST
8 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 493 (65.73%) Active Directory
2 125 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (6.53%) Hyper-V
4 46 (6.13%) Virtual Desktop
5 36 (4.80%) vSphere
6 25 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (2.53%) XenDesktop
8 17 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (1.87%) XenApp
10 13 (1.73%) Terminal Services
11 12 (1.60%) Virtual Servers
12 11 (1.47%) BitLocker
13 9 (1.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 8 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
15 5 (0.67%) Firmware
16 3 (0.40%) MetaFrame
16 3 (0.40%) VMware Server
17 2 (0.27%) Docker
18 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 1 (0.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 151 (20.13%) Microsoft Intune
1 151 (20.13%) SCCM
2 28 (3.73%) WSUS
3 24 (3.20%) Jamf Pro
4 22 (2.93%) Terraform
5 11 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
6 10 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 9 (1.20%) Ansible
7 9 (1.20%) cPanel
8 8 (1.07%) Kubernetes
9 7 (0.93%) Avamar
9 7 (0.93%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.93%) vCenter Server
9 7 (0.93%) vRealize
10 6 (0.80%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 6 (0.80%) AirWatch
10 6 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
10 6 (0.80%) Puppet
11 5 (0.67%) Sysprep
12 4 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 518 (69.07%) Microsoft
2 157 (20.93%) VMware
3 108 (14.40%) Cisco
4 99 (13.20%) Citrix
5 63 (8.40%) Apple
6 46 (6.13%) HP
7 40 (5.33%) ServiceNow
8 36 (4.80%) Veeam
9 26 (3.47%) Meraki
10 23 (3.07%) Google
11 19 (2.53%) Dell
12 17 (2.27%) Forcepoint
12 17 (2.27%) Palo Alto
12 17 (2.27%) Sophos
13 15 (2.00%) iManage
14 12 (1.60%) EMC
15 11 (1.47%) IBM
15 11 (1.47%) SAP
16 10 (1.33%) Red Hat
17 9 (1.20%) Ivanti