The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 33 41 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.19% 15.53% 34.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.75% 77.36% 98.50%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 130
Median salary £37,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Windows
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 53 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 25.00% 20.08% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 47 47 132
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Windows
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Windows Salary Trend in Bedford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bedford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 38 (49.35%) .NET
2 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 32 (41.56%) SQL Server
4 28 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 23 (29.87%) C#
5 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (29.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (29.87%) Windows Server
6 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (25.97%) Linux
7 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (23.38%) SQL
9 17 (22.08%) Software Engineering
10 16 (20.78%) Degree
10 16 (20.78%) Mathematics
10 16 (20.78%) Multithreading
10 16 (20.78%) C++
11 15 (19.48%) MS Office
12 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET
12 14 (18.18%) HTML
12 14 (18.18%) Active Directory
12 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
12 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
13 13 (16.88%) WCF
13 13 (16.88%) jQuery
13 13 (16.88%) HTML5
13 13 (16.88%) VMware
13 13 (16.88%) ITIL
13 13 (16.88%) PhD
14 12 (15.58%) Scrum

Windows
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 11 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.69%) IIS
2 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.90%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 28 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 15 (19.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) Firewall
1 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.79%) DNS
3 4 (5.19%) DHCP
3 4 (5.19%) SSL
4 3 (3.90%) Internet
4 3 (3.90%) VLAN
4 3 (3.90%) VPN
5 2 (2.60%) VRRP
6 1 (1.30%) Intranet
6 1 (1.30%) SAN
6 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (41.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.49%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.19%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.90%) Moq
3 3 (3.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.60%) Selenium
5 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.30%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 10 (12.99%) Games
3 7 (9.09%) Avionics
4 2 (2.60%) Automotive
4 2 (2.60%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Local Government
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (20.78%) Software Engineer
2 15 (19.48%) Developer
3 14 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 13 (16.88%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Analyst
5 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (15.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (15.58%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (10.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (49.35%) .NET
2 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 14 (18.18%) HTML
3 13 (16.88%) HTML5
3 13 (16.88%) jQuery
3 13 (16.88%) WCF
4 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 10 (12.99%) CSS
5 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (10.39%) .NET Framework
6 8 (10.39%) Ajax
6 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 8 (10.39%) Web Services
7 7 (9.09%) Silverlight
7 7 (9.09%) WPF
8 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.79%) MFC
9 5 (6.49%) ADO.NET
9 5 (6.49%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Mathematics
2 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 12 (15.58%) Physics
4 8 (10.39%) Robotics
5 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.90%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.90%) iPad
7 3 (3.90%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.90%) Replication
8 2 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.30%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.30%) AS400
9 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.30%) EPoS
9 1 (1.30%) iSeries
9 1 (1.30%) Social Media
9 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Windows Server
2 20 (25.97%) Linux
2 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.60%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.30%) OS/400
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.08%) Software Engineering
3 16 (20.78%) Multithreading
4 13 (16.88%) ITIL
5 12 (15.58%) Scrum
6 11 (14.29%) MVC
6 11 (14.29%) SDLC
7 10 (12.99%) Service Delivery
8 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (11.69%) DevOps
9 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.09%) Identity Management
10 6 (7.79%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (7.79%) OO
10 6 (7.79%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (7.79%) Time Management
11 5 (6.49%) CRM
11 5 (6.49%) OOD
11 5 (6.49%) TDD
11 5 (6.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) C#
2 18 (23.38%) SQL
3 16 (20.78%) C++
4 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 11 (14.29%) Java
5 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 9 (11.69%) Ruby
7 8 (10.39%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.49%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.30%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Degree
2 13 (16.88%) PhD
3 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (9.09%) MCP
5 6 (7.79%) MCSE
6 5 (6.49%) MCSA
7 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.90%) MCITP
9 2 (2.60%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.60%) CCIP
9 2 (2.60%) CCNA
9 2 (2.60%) CCNP
9 2 (2.60%) CCSP
9 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.60%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.60%) VCP5
9 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.30%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.79%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.49%) Terminal Services
5 4 (5.19%) vSphere
6 2 (2.60%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.60%) XenApp
7 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.90%) MOM
2 3 (3.90%) SCCM
3 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.88%) VMware
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle
4 5 (6.49%) Citrix
5 4 (5.19%) Sage
6 2 (2.60%) Avaya
6 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco
6 2 (2.60%) Dell
6 2 (2.60%) HP
6 2 (2.60%) Intel
7 1 (1.30%) Adobe
7 1 (1.30%) Facebook
7 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.30%) Twitter
7 1 (1.30%) VeriFone
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago