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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 17 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 11 33 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.21% 13.52% 15.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.71% 55.00% 81.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 46
Median salary £32,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.28% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £29,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,900 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
17 60 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.69% 24.59% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 60 54
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 January 2017.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bedford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (18.75%) Physics
5 3 (18.75%) Games
5 3 (18.75%) Firewall
5 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) SAN
5 3 (18.75%) CA
5 3 (18.75%) STL
5 3 (18.75%) OpenGL
5 3 (18.75%) MFC
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) PhD

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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) Network Security
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
1 3 (18.75%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.25%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAN Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (18.75%) MFC
2 3 (18.75%) OpenGL
2 3 (18.75%) STL
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) Flash
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) Physics
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) PhD
3 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCIP
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) CCSP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) Simpana
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) CA
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) CommVault
3 2 (12.50%) Dell
3 2 (12.50%) FalconStor
3 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Draytek
4 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) NETGEAR
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
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