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 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 16 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 91 168 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.26% 14.95% 21.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.22% 72.10% 82.17%
Number of salaries quoted 85 152 229
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
171 233 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.28% 20.73% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 164 213 277
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 35 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Luton -17 18 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Dunstable +3 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 135 (54.88%) Microsoft
2 98 (39.84%) .NET
3 87 (35.37%) Windows Server
4 86 (34.96%) SQL Server
5 70 (28.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (28.05%) C#
7 68 (27.64%) SQL
8 66 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (26.42%) VMware
10 63 (25.61%) MS Excel
11 62 (25.20%) Oracle
12 57 (23.17%) Finance
13 54 (21.95%) ASP.NET
14 52 (21.14%) Linux
15 51 (20.73%) ITIL
16 50 (20.33%) Degree
17 48 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
17 48 (19.51%) HTML
18 46 (18.70%) IIS
18 46 (18.70%) jQuery
19 45 (18.29%) Firewall
20 44 (17.89%) Unix
20 44 (17.89%) Active Directory
20 44 (17.89%) HTML5
21 42 (17.07%) JavaScript
22 41 (16.67%) CSS
22 41 (16.67%) MVC
23 40 (16.26%) Banking
23 40 (16.26%) Cisco
24 38 (15.45%) 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 46 (18.70%) IIS
2 30 (12.20%) MS Exchange
3 17 (6.91%) SharePoint
3 17 (6.91%) Tomcat
4 16 (6.50%) Apache
5 15 (6.10%) JBoss
6 9 (3.66%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.22%) Confluence
8 3 (1.22%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.22%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 63 (25.61%) MS Excel
2 27 (10.98%) MS Office
3 3 (1.22%) DOC1
3 3 (1.22%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Sage X3
2 3 (1.22%) Exstream
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (11.38%) Office 365
3 11 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.03%) Google Apps
4 5 (2.03%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.81%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (18.29%) Firewall
2 21 (8.54%) TCP/IP
3 20 (8.13%) WAN
4 17 (6.91%) LAN
5 14 (5.69%) VPN
6 9 (3.66%) VPLS
7 7 (2.85%) DNS
7 7 (2.85%) Internet
7 7 (2.85%) Intranet
7 7 (2.85%) VLAN
8 6 (2.44%) DHCP
8 6 (2.44%) Junos
9 5 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (2.03%) SAN
10 4 (1.63%) SSL
10 4 (1.63%) VoIP
11 3 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.22%) SNMP
12 2 (0.81%) IPv4
12 2 (0.81%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (34.96%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 30 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (6.50%) MySQL
5 8 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.03%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.41%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.47%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.03%) Selenium
5 3 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.22%) GitLab
5 3 (1.22%) JIRA
5 3 (1.22%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.81%) Moq
6 2 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.81%) Subversion
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) SonarQube
General
1 57 (23.17%) Finance
2 40 (16.26%) Banking
3 25 (10.16%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.10%) Aerospace
5 14 (5.69%) Games
6 8 (3.25%) Avionics
6 8 (3.25%) Retail
7 6 (2.44%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.22%) Automotive
8 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.81%) Local Government
10 1 (0.41%) Legal
10 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (22.36%) Analyst
2 53 (21.54%) Developer
3 44 (17.89%) .NET Developer
4 30 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 29 (11.79%) Support Engineer
6 27 (10.98%) Architect
7 25 (10.16%) C# Developer
7 25 (10.16%) Senior .NET Developer
7 25 (10.16%) Software Engineer
7 25 (10.16%) Technical Architect
8 24 (9.76%) Applications Support
8 24 (9.76%) Support Analyst
9 23 (9.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 20 (8.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (8.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (6.91%) Applications Support Analyst
11 17 (6.91%) C++ Software Engineer
12 15 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
13 14 (5.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
14 13 (5.28%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (39.84%) .NET
2 54 (21.95%) ASP.NET
3 48 (19.51%) HTML
4 46 (18.70%) jQuery
5 44 (17.89%) HTML5
6 41 (16.67%) CSS
7 38 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (15.04%) Web Services
9 33 (13.41%) AngularJS
10 24 (9.76%) CSS3
11 21 (8.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (8.13%) WCF
13 19 (7.72%) .NET Framework
14 15 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 15 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (5.69%) Ajax
16 12 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 11 (4.47%) Entity Framework
18 9 (3.66%) ADO.NET
18 9 (3.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.41%) Mathematics
2 24 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.54%) Virtual Team
4 19 (7.72%) Management Information System
5 16 (6.50%) Physics
6 10 (4.07%) Driving Licence
6 10 (4.07%) iPad
7 9 (3.66%) Robotics
8 6 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.44%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (2.03%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.03%) EPoS
9 5 (2.03%) iPhone
10 3 (1.22%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.22%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.22%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.22%) Replication
11 2 (0.81%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 87 (35.37%) Windows Server
2 70 (28.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (21.14%) Linux
4 44 (17.89%) Unix
5 27 (10.98%) Windows 7
6 25 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (7.72%) Windows 10
8 10 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (3.66%) Solaris
9 9 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.25%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.44%) Android
11 6 (2.44%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.03%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.63%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.81%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.41%) Debian
15 1 (0.41%) OS/400
15 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (20.73%) ITIL
3 41 (16.67%) MVC
4 33 (13.41%) Software Engineering
5 30 (12.20%) Service Delivery
6 29 (11.79%) Data Security
7 26 (10.57%) Mentoring
8 25 (10.16%) Change Management
8 25 (10.16%) Scrum
9 22 (8.94%) Multithreading
10 19 (7.72%) SDLC
11 18 (7.32%) Application Virtualisation
11 18 (7.32%) TOGAF
12 17 (6.91%) OO
12 17 (6.91%) Project Management
13 16 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (6.10%) Kanban
15 14 (5.69%) Data Protection
15 14 (5.69%) Incident Management
15 14 (5.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 69 (28.05%) C#
2 68 (27.64%) SQL
3 42 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 29 (11.79%) T-SQL
5 24 (9.76%) C++
5 24 (9.76%) Java
6 17 (6.91%) C
6 17 (6.91%) Shell Script
7 14 (5.69%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.85%) VB
9 6 (2.44%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.03%) Ruby
11 4 (1.63%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.81%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (20.33%) Degree
2 22 (8.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (6.91%) PhD
4 15 (6.10%) MCP
5 13 (5.28%) MCSE
6 11 (4.47%) Security Cleared
7 8 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.85%) A+ Certification
8 7 (2.85%) CCNA
8 7 (2.85%) MCDST
8 7 (2.85%) MCITP
8 7 (2.85%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.03%) CCNP
9 5 (2.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (2.03%) MCSA
10 4 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.81%) CCA
11 2 (0.81%) CCIP
11 2 (0.81%) CCSP
11 2 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.57%) SLA
2 3 (1.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 48 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (17.89%) Active Directory
3 18 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (2.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (2.85%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.03%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.03%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.63%) vSphere
8 2 (0.81%) Docker
8 2 (0.81%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.41%) LXC
9 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (5.69%) FortiGate
1 14 (5.69%) WSUS
2 13 (5.28%) SCCM
3 9 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (2.44%) SCDPM
5 4 (1.63%) Puppet
6 3 (1.22%) Dollar Universe
7 2 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.81%) MOM
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) SCOM
8 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 135 (54.88%) Microsoft
2 65 (26.42%) VMware
3 62 (25.20%) Oracle
4 40 (16.26%) Cisco
5 32 (13.01%) Citrix
6 17 (6.91%) Dell
7 14 (5.69%) Juniper
8 11 (4.47%) Intel Security
8 11 (4.47%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.85%) AppSense
10 6 (2.44%) Apple
10 6 (2.44%) HP
11 5 (2.03%) Google
11 5 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.63%) IBM
12 4 (1.63%) Sage
12 4 (1.63%) VeriFone
13 3 (1.22%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.22%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.22%) Xamarin
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago