The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 73 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 26 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.25% 1.59% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.15% 5.36% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 4
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £21,500 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £47,500 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
284 317 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.61% 29.57% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 238 294 236
Average salary £37,000 £44,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.85% +8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bedfordshire region.

Windows 7 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Windows 7 Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +4 14 £25,000 -47.36% 3
Dunstable -2 5 £33,500 +24.07% 1
Luton -13 2 £42,500 +112.50%
Shefford - 2 - -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (80.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (73.53%) VMware
4 48 (70.59%) Firewall
4 48 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 46 (67.65%) DNS
6 44 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (61.76%) VPN
8 40 (58.82%) MS Excel
9 37 (54.41%) MCSE
10 36 (52.94%) MS Office
11 34 (50.00%) SAN
12 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
13 28 (41.18%) Citrix
13 28 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (39.71%) SQL Server
15 26 (38.24%) DHCP
15 26 (38.24%) Android
16 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
17 24 (35.29%) Windows XP
17 24 (35.29%) MS Exchange
18 23 (33.82%) WAN
18 23 (33.82%) Internet
18 23 (33.82%) Wi-Fi
18 23 (33.82%) Exchange Server 2007
18 23 (33.82%) Exchange Server 2010
19 22 (32.35%) XenApp
19 22 (32.35%) vSphere
19 22 (32.35%) LAN
19 22 (32.35%) Terminal Services

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 23 (33.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 23 (33.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (30.88%) SharePoint Server
3 21 (30.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 21 (30.88%) Lotus Domino
4 20 (29.41%) SharePoint
4 20 (29.41%) IIS
5 3 (4.41%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (4.41%) Lync
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 40 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 36 (52.94%) MS Office
3 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (70.59%) Firewall
2 46 (67.65%) DNS
3 42 (61.76%) VPN
4 34 (50.00%) SAN
5 26 (38.24%) DHCP
6 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
7 23 (33.82%) WAN
7 23 (33.82%) Internet
7 23 (33.82%) Wi-Fi
8 22 (32.35%) LAN
9 21 (30.88%) Network Security
10 20 (29.41%) SSL
11 18 (26.47%) HTTP
11 18 (26.47%) HTTPS
12 15 (22.06%) VLAN
13 9 (13.24%) VRRP
14 2 (2.94%) NAS
15 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
15 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) MS Access
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) PowerBuilder
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.47%) Law
3 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Support Engineer
2 25 (36.76%) Network Engineer
3 24 (35.29%) Network Support
4 22 (32.35%) Network Support Engineer
4 22 (32.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 19 (27.94%) PC Support
5 19 (27.94%) PC Engineer
5 19 (27.94%) PC Support Engineer
6 15 (22.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Wintel Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Operations Manager
10 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
11 3 (4.41%) Administrator
11 3 (4.41%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Wintel Support
11 3 (4.41%) Wintel Support Engineer
12 2 (2.94%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) HTML
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
1 3 (4.41%) CSS
2 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.88%) Blackberry
1 21 (30.88%) SecurID
2 8 (11.76%) Replication
2 8 (11.76%) Firmware
3 2 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (80.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (38.24%) Android
5 24 (35.29%) Windows XP
6 21 (30.88%) VMS
6 21 (30.88%) Windows Phone 8
6 21 (30.88%) Windows Phone
7 20 (29.41%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.94%) UNIX
8 2 (2.94%) Linux
8 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.71%) ITIL
2 6 (8.82%) Change Control
3 5 (7.35%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (7.35%) Project Management
3 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.35%) Migration
4 3 (4.41%) Programme Management
4 3 (4.41%) B2B
4 3 (4.41%) B2C
5 2 (2.94%) Business Analysis
5 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.47%) Process Improvement
6 1 (1.47%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.47%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.47%) Data Management
6 1 (1.47%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) VB
3 2 (2.94%) VBScript
3 2 (2.94%) C
3 2 (2.94%) C++
3 2 (2.94%) Java
3 2 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) VB6
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (54.41%) MCSE
3 18 (26.47%) CCNA
3 18 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (25.00%) MCP
5 15 (22.06%) CCSP
5 15 (22.06%) CCNP
5 15 (22.06%) CCIP
6 10 (14.71%) MCSA
7 4 (5.88%) MCITP
7 4 (5.88%) Degree
8 2 (2.94%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.47%) MCTS
9 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.47%) CCA
9 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (32.35%) Terminal Services
2 22 (32.35%) XenApp
2 22 (32.35%) vSphere
3 21 (30.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 15 (22.06%) ISA Server
4 15 (22.06%) Forefront TMG
4 15 (22.06%) UAG
5 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
6 5 (7.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
6 5 (7.35%) XenServer
7 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.41%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (30.88%) Backup Exec
1 21 (30.88%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (8.82%) WSUS
3 2 (2.94%) SCCM
4 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (73.53%) VMware
2 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
3 28 (41.18%) Citrix
4 21 (30.88%) Lotus
4 21 (30.88%) Symantec
4 21 (30.88%) McAfee
4 21 (30.88%) Clearswift
5 19 (27.94%) Cisco
6 5 (7.35%) LANDesk
7 4 (5.88%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) CommVault
9 2 (2.94%) AppSense
9 2 (2.94%) EMC
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle
10 1 (1.47%) Dell
10 1 (1.47%) Wyse
Bedfordshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £15000 to £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
ACO Technologies plc
Salary: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £17000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago