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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 35 47 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.16% 16.79% 35.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.04% 79.66% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 102
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £38,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
53 59 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 25.98% 21.07% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 53 54 106
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £65,000
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 29 June 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bedford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 39 (48.15%) .NET
2 34 (41.98%) SQL Server
3 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 28 (34.57%) C#
5 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (30.86%) MS Excel
7 23 (28.40%) Linux
8 21 (25.93%) Mathematics
8 21 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (25.93%) Windows Server
9 20 (24.69%) Degree
9 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
10 19 (23.46%) C++
10 19 (23.46%) HTML
10 19 (23.46%) SQL
10 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
11 18 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 17 (20.99%) PhD
12 17 (20.99%) jQuery
12 17 (20.99%) Multithreading
12 17 (20.99%) HTML5
12 17 (20.99%) WCF
12 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (19.75%) Physics
14 14 (17.28%) MS Office
14 14 (17.28%) Games
14 14 (17.28%) Scrum
15 13 (16.05%) MVC
15 13 (16.05%) Aerospace

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 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.11%) IIS
3 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (30.86%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.47%) Office 365
4 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.41%) DNS
2 6 (7.41%) Firewall
3 4 (4.94%) DHCP
3 4 (4.94%) Internet
3 4 (4.94%) SSL
4 3 (3.70%) VLAN
4 3 (3.70%) VPN
5 2 (2.47%) VRRP
6 1 (1.23%) HTTP
6 1 (1.23%) Intranet
6 1 (1.23%) LAN
6 1 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.23%) SAN
6 1 (1.23%) VoIP
6 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (41.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.17%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.23%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.23%) MySQL
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.47%) Moq
3 2 (2.47%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.47%) Selenium
4 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.23%) Maven
4 1 (1.23%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (17.28%) Games
2 13 (16.05%) Aerospace
3 8 (9.88%) Avionics
4 3 (3.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.47%) Automotive
5 2 (2.47%) Local Government
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) Software Engineer
3 18 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 17 (20.99%) .NET Developer
4 17 (20.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (18.52%) C++ Software Engineer
6 14 (17.28%) Analyst
7 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
10 7 (8.64%) Software Developer
10 7 (8.64%) Support Analyst
10 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
11 6 (7.41%) Applications Support
11 6 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (7.41%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (48.15%) .NET
2 19 (23.46%) HTML
3 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 17 (20.99%) HTML5
4 17 (20.99%) jQuery
4 17 (20.99%) WCF
5 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 12 (14.81%) CSS
6 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (12.35%) .NET Framework
7 10 (12.35%) Ajax
7 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
8 8 (9.88%) MFC
8 8 (9.88%) Silverlight
8 8 (9.88%) WPF
9 7 (8.64%) ADO.NET
9 7 (8.64%) Entity Framework
9 7 (8.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.93%) Mathematics
2 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
3 16 (19.75%) Physics
4 9 (11.11%) Robotics
5 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
6 5 (6.17%) Driving Licence
7 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.70%) iPad
8 3 (3.70%) Replication
9 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.47%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (2.47%) EPoS
9 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.23%) AS400
10 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.23%) iSeries
10 1 (1.23%) Social Media
10 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.40%) Linux
2 21 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 18 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.23%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
3 17 (20.99%) Multithreading
4 14 (17.28%) Scrum
5 13 (16.05%) MVC
6 12 (14.81%) SDLC
7 11 (13.58%) ITIL
7 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (8.64%) Embedded Software Development
8 7 (8.64%) Web Development
9 6 (7.41%) OO
9 6 (7.41%) Prototyping
9 6 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (7.41%) Time Management
10 5 (6.17%) CRM
10 5 (6.17%) DevOps
10 5 (6.17%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (6.17%) Identity Management
10 5 (6.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.57%) C#
2 19 (23.46%) C++
2 19 (23.46%) SQL
3 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.81%) Java
5 9 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.17%) Ruby
6 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.47%) VB
9 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Degree
2 17 (20.99%) PhD
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.17%) MCP
5 4 (4.94%) MCSE
5 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.70%) MCITP
6 3 (3.70%) MCSA
7 2 (2.47%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.47%) CCIP
7 2 (2.47%) CCNA
7 2 (2.47%) CCNP
7 2 (2.47%) CCSP
7 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.47%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.23%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.17%) Terminal Services
4 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.47%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.23%) Docker
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.47%) MOM
3 1 (1.23%) SCCM
3 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle
2 10 (12.35%) VMware
3 4 (4.94%) Citrix
3 4 (4.94%) Sage
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.23%) Facebook
5 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.23%) Twitter
5 1 (1.23%) VeriFone