The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 109 144 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.93% 13.26% 23.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.56% 77.42% 80.87%
Number of salaries quoted 100 130 255
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
180 186 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.69% 17.13% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 170 169 313
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

Windows Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Windows
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -2 31 £40,000 -13.51% 7
Luton -14 25 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Dunstable +6 23 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 129 (50.19%) Microsoft
2 109 (42.41%) .NET
3 91 (35.41%) SQL Server
4 90 (35.02%) Windows Server
5 79 (30.74%) SQL
6 77 (29.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 75 (29.18%) C#
8 68 (26.46%) VMware
8 68 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (26.07%) Oracle
10 64 (24.90%) Finance
11 61 (23.74%) ITIL
11 61 (23.74%) MS Excel
12 58 (22.57%) ASP.NET
13 54 (21.01%) IIS
13 54 (21.01%) Linux
14 53 (20.62%) Unix
15 51 (19.84%) VMware Infrastructure
15 51 (19.84%) Degree
16 50 (19.46%) HTML
17 49 (19.07%) jQuery
18 48 (18.68%) Firewall
19 47 (18.29%) JavaScript
20 46 (17.90%) CSS
21 44 (17.12%) Banking
22 43 (16.73%) MVC
22 43 (16.73%) Web Services
22 43 (16.73%) Active Directory
23 42 (16.34%) HTML5
24 40 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 54 (21.01%) IIS
2 34 (13.23%) MS Exchange
3 22 (8.56%) Tomcat
4 21 (8.17%) Apache
5 19 (7.39%) JBoss
5 19 (7.39%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.89%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.56%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.17%) Confluence
10 2 (0.78%) Node.js
10 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.39%) SAP EP
11 1 (0.39%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 61 (23.74%) MS Excel
2 27 (10.51%) MS Office
3 3 (1.17%) DOC1
3 3 (1.17%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) Sage X3
2 3 (1.17%) Exstream
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.39%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (9.73%) Office 365
3 8 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.56%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (18.68%) Firewall
2 19 (7.39%) WAN
3 16 (6.23%) LAN
4 14 (5.45%) TCP/IP
4 14 (5.45%) VPN
5 9 (3.50%) VPLS
6 8 (3.11%) Intranet
7 7 (2.72%) DHCP
7 7 (2.72%) DNS
7 7 (2.72%) Internet
7 7 (2.72%) VLAN
8 6 (2.33%) Junos
9 5 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.56%) LDAP
10 4 (1.56%) SAN
10 4 (1.56%) SSL
10 4 (1.56%) VoIP
11 3 (1.17%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.17%) SNMP
11 3 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (35.41%) SQL Server
2 39 (15.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (14.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (7.39%) MySQL
5 8 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.17%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.78%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.39%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (6.61%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.17%) GitLab
4 3 (1.17%) JIRA
4 3 (1.17%) Moq
4 3 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (1.17%) Selenium
4 3 (1.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.39%) SonarQube
General
1 64 (24.90%) Finance
2 44 (17.12%) Banking
3 26 (10.12%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.06%) Aerospace
5 10 (3.89%) Games
6 7 (2.72%) Avionics
7 6 (2.33%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.33%) Retail
8 3 (1.17%) Automotive
8 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.78%) Local Government
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (21.79%) Analyst
2 55 (21.40%) Developer
3 49 (19.07%) .NET Developer
4 31 (12.06%) Senior Developer
4 31 (12.06%) Support Engineer
5 30 (11.67%) Architect
6 29 (11.28%) Support Analyst
7 28 (10.89%) Applications Support
8 27 (10.51%) Senior .NET Developer
8 27 (10.51%) Software Engineer
9 26 (10.12%) C# Developer
9 26 (10.12%) Technical Architect
10 24 (9.34%) C# .NET Developer
11 22 (8.56%) Applications Support Analyst
11 22 (8.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (8.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (7.00%) IT Support
13 16 (6.23%) C++ Software Engineer
14 15 (5.84%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
14 15 (5.84%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (42.41%) .NET
2 58 (22.57%) ASP.NET
3 50 (19.46%) HTML
4 49 (19.07%) jQuery
5 46 (17.90%) CSS
6 43 (16.73%) Web Services
7 42 (16.34%) HTML5
8 40 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (12.84%) AngularJS
10 28 (10.89%) CSS3
11 25 (9.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (6.23%) WCF
13 15 (5.84%) .NET Framework
14 13 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 11 (4.28%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (4.28%) J2EE
15 11 (4.28%) RESTful
16 10 (3.89%) Ajax
16 10 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 7 (2.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.73%) Mathematics
2 22 (8.56%) Management Information System
3 21 (8.17%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.67%) Physics
5 8 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.11%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.11%) Robotics
6 6 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.33%) iPad
7 4 (1.56%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.56%) EPoS
7 4 (1.56%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.17%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.17%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.17%) Replication
9 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.78%) Life Science
10 1 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 90 (35.02%) Windows Server
2 77 (29.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (21.01%) Linux
4 53 (20.62%) Unix
5 28 (10.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (10.12%) Windows 7
7 19 (7.39%) Windows 10
8 10 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (3.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.50%) Solaris
9 9 (3.50%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.95%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.17%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.78%) Android
12 2 (0.78%) HPUX
12 2 (0.78%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.39%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (23.74%) ITIL
3 43 (16.73%) MVC
4 34 (13.23%) Service Delivery
5 33 (12.84%) Mentoring
5 33 (12.84%) Software Engineering
6 30 (11.67%) Data Security
7 27 (10.51%) Change Management
8 24 (9.34%) Multithreading
9 21 (8.17%) Scrum
10 20 (7.78%) SDLC
11 19 (7.39%) Application Virtualisation
11 19 (7.39%) TOGAF
12 17 (6.61%) OO
12 17 (6.61%) SOA
13 16 (6.23%) Project Management
14 14 (5.45%) DevOps
15 13 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (5.06%) Incident Management
15 13 (5.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 79 (30.74%) SQL
2 75 (29.18%) C#
3 47 (18.29%) JavaScript
4 33 (12.84%) T-SQL
5 27 (10.51%) Java
6 25 (9.73%) C++
7 24 (9.34%) Shell Script
8 17 (6.61%) PowerShell
9 16 (6.23%) C
10 8 (3.11%) Ruby
11 7 (2.72%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.72%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.33%) VB
13 4 (1.56%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.39%) ABAP
14 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (19.84%) Degree
2 24 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.23%) MCP
4 15 (5.84%) MCSE
5 14 (5.45%) Security Cleared
6 13 (5.06%) PhD
7 8 (3.11%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.72%) CCNA
8 7 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.72%) MCDST
8 7 (2.72%) MCSA
9 6 (2.33%) MCITP
9 6 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.95%) CCNP
10 5 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.95%) VCP5
11 4 (1.56%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.17%) A+ Certification
12 3 (1.17%) HND
13 2 (0.78%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.67%) SLA
2 4 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) HL7
3 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 51 (19.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (16.73%) Active Directory
3 16 (6.23%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.50%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.72%) vSphere
6 6 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (2.33%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.95%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.78%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.78%) XenApp
9 1 (0.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (5.45%) FortiGate
1 14 (5.45%) WSUS
2 13 (5.06%) SCCM
3 11 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (2.33%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.17%) Dollar Universe
5 3 (1.17%) MOM
5 3 (1.17%) Puppet
6 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.39%) SCOM
7 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 129 (50.19%) Microsoft
2 68 (26.46%) VMware
3 67 (26.07%) Oracle
4 39 (15.18%) Cisco
5 33 (12.84%) Citrix
6 21 (8.17%) Dell
7 14 (5.45%) Juniper
8 10 (3.89%) Intel Security
8 10 (3.89%) Red Hat
9 9 (3.50%) HP
10 6 (2.33%) AppSense
10 6 (2.33%) IBM
11 4 (1.56%) CA
11 4 (1.56%) Sage
11 4 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.56%) VeriFone
12 3 (1.17%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.17%) Avaya
12 3 (1.17%) Intel
12 3 (1.17%) SolarWinds
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 7 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: 20 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000 per annum + Based on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago