The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 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 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 140 119 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.16% 11.86% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.35% 67.61% 70.69%
Number of salaries quoted 119 110 194
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
Windows
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
211 176 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.37% 17.55% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 188 164 276
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Windows
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Luton +8 46 £42,500 +8.97% 7
Bedford +3 35 £43,500 +2.35% 9
Dunstable 0 21 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Shefford - 1 £35,000 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Windows 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.

1 152 (50.33%) Microsoft
2 122 (40.40%) SQL Server
3 117 (38.74%) .NET
4 110 (36.42%) Windows Server
5 94 (31.13%) C#
6 90 (29.80%) Active Directory
7 88 (29.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 80 (26.49%) MS Excel
9 76 (25.17%) VMware
10 75 (24.83%) ASP.NET
10 75 (24.83%) ITIL
11 69 (22.85%) SQL
12 64 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
12 64 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 60 (19.87%) JavaScript
14 55 (18.21%) CSS
14 55 (18.21%) MVC
15 54 (17.88%) MS Exchange
15 54 (17.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 53 (17.55%) jQuery
16 53 (17.55%) Degree
16 53 (17.55%) Web Services
17 50 (16.56%) Oracle
17 50 (16.56%) Finance
18 48 (15.89%) Citrix
19 47 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
19 47 (15.56%) HTML
20 46 (15.23%) MS Office
21 45 (14.90%) Unix
21 45 (14.90%) Microsoft Azure

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Windows 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (17.88%) MS Exchange
2 42 (13.91%) IIS
3 25 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (5.96%) SharePoint
5 18 (5.96%) Tomcat
6 14 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (4.30%) Apache
8 11 (3.64%) JBoss
9 8 (2.65%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (2.32%) Skype for Business
11 6 (1.99%) CMS
12 4 (1.32%) Node.js
13 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.66%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.66%) SAP EP
13 2 (0.66%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 80 (26.49%) MS Excel
2 46 (15.23%) MS Office
3 6 (1.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Sage X3
1 2 (0.66%) SAP R/3
1 2 (0.66%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (14.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (6.62%) Office 365
3 7 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.99%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.26%) Firewall
2 19 (6.29%) DNS
3 18 (5.96%) TCP/IP
4 16 (5.30%) DHCP
5 11 (3.64%) LDAP
5 11 (3.64%) WAN
6 8 (2.65%) Intranet
6 8 (2.65%) SAN
6 8 (2.65%) VPN
7 6 (1.99%) LAN
8 5 (1.66%) Internet
8 5 (1.66%) SSL
9 4 (1.32%) VPLS
9 4 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.32%) Wireless
10 3 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (0.99%) Junos
10 3 (0.99%) SNMP
10 3 (0.99%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (40.40%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.64%) MySQL
5 7 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.99%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.99%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.66%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 27 (8.94%) Visual Studio
2 19 (6.29%) Moq
2 19 (6.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 16 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (3.97%) MSTest
4 12 (3.97%) NUnit
5 3 (0.99%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.66%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (0.66%) Selenium
6 2 (0.66%) Subversion
7 1 (0.33%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.33%) JIRA
7 1 (0.33%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
General
1 50 (16.56%) Finance
2 39 (12.91%) Banking
3 19 (6.29%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.30%) Retail
5 7 (2.32%) Electronics
6 6 (1.99%) Billing
7 4 (1.32%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) German Language
9 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Avionics
9 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.33%) French Language
9 1 (0.33%) Hindi Language
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (25.17%) Developer
2 62 (20.53%) .NET Developer
3 53 (17.55%) Analyst
4 47 (15.56%) C# Developer
5 37 (12.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (11.59%) Support Analyst
7 30 (9.93%) Architect
8 28 (9.27%) Senior Developer
9 27 (8.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (8.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (8.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 24 (7.95%) Support Engineer
12 22 (7.28%) IT Support
13 21 (6.95%) Consultant
14 19 (6.29%) Senior C# Developer
14 19 (6.29%) Technical Architect
15 17 (5.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 16 (5.30%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 16 (5.30%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
16 16 (5.30%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (38.74%) .NET
2 75 (24.83%) ASP.NET
3 55 (18.21%) CSS
4 54 (17.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 53 (17.55%) jQuery
5 53 (17.55%) Web Services
6 47 (15.56%) HTML
7 39 (12.91%) AngularJS
8 33 (10.93%) HTML5
9 30 (9.93%) WCF
10 29 (9.60%) .NET Framework
11 27 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 27 (8.94%) Entity Framework
12 25 (8.28%) CSS3
12 25 (8.28%) WinForms
13 23 (7.62%) WPF
14 22 (7.28%) Ajax
14 22 (7.28%) J2EE
15 17 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.27%) Management Information System
2 24 (7.95%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.30%) Mathematics
5 12 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.97%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (3.97%) Tandem
6 10 (3.31%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.65%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.32%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.66%) Clustering
9 5 (1.66%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.66%) NHS
10 4 (1.32%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.99%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.99%) EPoS
11 3 (0.99%) iPad
12 2 (0.66%) Replication
12 2 (0.66%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 110 (36.42%) Windows Server
2 88 (29.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (14.90%) Unix
4 42 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (9.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (8.28%) Linux
7 22 (7.28%) Windows 7
8 15 (4.97%) Windows 8
9 11 (3.64%) Windows 10
9 11 (3.64%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.99%) HPUX
12 2 (0.66%) Android
12 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.33%) OS/400
13 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (24.83%) ITIL
2 64 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (18.21%) MVC
4 36 (11.92%) Service Delivery
5 34 (11.26%) Mentoring
6 31 (10.26%) Software Engineering
7 29 (9.60%) Scrum
8 24 (7.95%) Identity Management
9 22 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (7.28%) Identity Access Management
9 22 (7.28%) Information Security
10 20 (6.62%) Multithreading
10 20 (6.62%) TDD
11 19 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (6.29%) TOGAF
12 16 (5.30%) Data Security
12 16 (5.30%) Kanban
13 15 (4.97%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (4.64%) Presales
15 13 (4.30%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 94 (31.13%) C#
2 69 (22.85%) SQL
3 60 (19.87%) JavaScript
4 32 (10.60%) Java
5 27 (8.94%) T-SQL
6 25 (8.28%) C
7 23 (7.62%) C++
7 23 (7.62%) PowerShell
8 22 (7.28%) Shell Script
9 12 (3.97%) VB.NET
10 11 (3.64%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.98%) Ruby
12 5 (1.66%) Python
13 4 (1.32%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.99%) Perl
14 3 (0.99%) VB
15 2 (0.66%) ABAP
15 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.66%) VBScript
16 1 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (17.55%) Degree
2 47 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (11.59%) MCSE
4 22 (7.28%) MCP
4 22 (7.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (6.62%) MCSA
6 19 (6.29%) VCP5
7 10 (3.31%) DBS Check
8 9 (2.98%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.65%) CCNA
9 8 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.65%) MCITP
10 5 (1.66%) CCA
10 5 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.66%) HND
10 5 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.66%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.66%) VCAP
11 4 (1.32%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.95%) SLA
2 6 (1.99%) QA
3 5 (1.66%) HL7
4 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 90 (29.80%) Active Directory
2 64 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.28%) VMware ESX
4 20 (6.62%) vSphere
5 15 (4.97%) XenApp
5 15 (4.97%) XenDesktop
6 13 (4.30%) Hyper-V
6 13 (4.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.99%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.32%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.66%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 28 (9.27%) SCCM
2 10 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.32%) FortiGate
3 7 (2.32%) MOM
4 5 (1.66%) SCOM
4 5 (1.66%) WSUS
5 2 (0.66%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.66%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 152 (50.33%) Microsoft
2 76 (25.17%) VMware
3 50 (16.56%) Oracle
4 48 (15.89%) Citrix
5 30 (9.93%) Cisco
6 21 (6.95%) Dell
7 19 (6.29%) Intel
8 13 (4.30%) AppSense
9 12 (3.97%) IBM
10 11 (3.64%) CA
11 9 (2.98%) HP
12 8 (2.65%) Juniper
13 5 (1.66%) Intel Security
13 5 (1.66%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.66%) SAP
13 5 (1.66%) Xamarin
14 4 (1.32%) Avaya
15 3 (0.99%) NETGEAR
15 3 (0.99%) ProCurve
15 3 (0.99%) SolarWinds
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Dunstable
Sopra Banking Software
Posted: 27 days ago
Dunstable
Sopra Banking Software
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, life insurance, healthcare
Posted: 28 days ago