The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 13 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 84 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.99% 34.01% 43.51%
As % of the Vendors category 24.10% 55.63% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 83 121
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
83 151 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 58.04% 61.13% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 75 148 139
Median salary £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bedford region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Bedford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Bedford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
1 18 (41.86%) MS Excel
2 16 (37.21%) .NET
3 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
4 12 (27.91%) C#
4 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 12 (27.91%) MVC
4 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
6 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
7 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
7 9 (20.93%) Subversion
8 8 (18.60%) Cisco
8 8 (18.60%) Web Services
8 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (18.60%) Web Development
9 7 (16.28%) Network Security
9 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
9 7 (16.28%) Presales
9 7 (16.28%) MS Office
9 7 (16.28%) WAN
9 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
10 6 (13.95%) TDD
10 6 (13.95%) CCNP
10 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (13.95%) Windows

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (41.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.28%) MS Office
3 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Network Security
1 7 (16.28%) WAN
2 5 (11.63%) BGP
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) LAN
2 5 (11.63%) OSPF
2 5 (11.63%) Spanning Tree
2 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.63%) tcpdump
2 5 (11.63%) Wireshark
3 3 (6.98%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) HTTP
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.65%) Power BI
6 2 (4.65%) QlikView
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.93%) Subversion
2 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Bower
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Consultant
4 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Network Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Administrator
7 4 (9.30%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Security Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.98%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Check Point Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
5 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 8 (18.60%) Web Services
6 5 (11.63%) WCF
7 4 (9.30%) CSS
7 4 (9.30%) HTML
8 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.65%) Flash
9 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
9 1 (2.33%) Ajax
9 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.33%) HTML5
9 1 (2.33%) jQuery
9 1 (2.33%) Middleware
9 1 (2.33%) OAuth
9 1 (2.33%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.30%) AS400
5 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.33%) iSeries
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.30%) OS/400
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) MVC
2 8 (18.60%) Web Development
3 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (16.28%) Presales
3 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.95%) TDD
5 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.63%) Network Management
6 4 (9.30%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) High Availability
7 3 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.65%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (4.65%) ERP
8 2 (4.65%) ETL
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) C#
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.65%) VBScript
6 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) CCNP
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.63%) CCDP
2 5 (11.63%) CCSA
2 5 (11.63%) CCSE
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) MCP
4 2 (4.65%) MCSE
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCIP
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CCSP
5 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) vSphere
2 2 (4.65%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
1 2 (4.65%) Simpana
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Cisco
2 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) CA
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) CommVault
4 2 (4.65%) FalconStor
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) Draytek
5 1 (2.33%) EMC
5 1 (2.33%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) NETGEAR
5 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
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