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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 26 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 73 163 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.48% 16.45% 16.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.89% 61.74% 66.27%
Number of salaries quoted 70 146 154
Median salary £42,500 £44,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.02% +19.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
133 264 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.45% 26.64% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 124 240 231
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Luton -18 39 £47,500 +15.15% 4
Bedford -16 9 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Dunstable +2 6 £26,000 -42.22%
Shefford +1 1 £22,000 -48.23%
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 81 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 58 (40.28%) Windows Server
3 48 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 42 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 41 (28.47%) MS Excel
6 38 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (25.69%) .NET
8 34 (23.61%) Amazon AWS
9 33 (22.92%) DevOps
10 32 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 32 (22.22%) Linux
11 31 (21.53%) SQL
12 30 (20.83%) Web Services
13 28 (19.44%) High Availability
14 25 (17.36%) ASP.NET
14 25 (17.36%) C#
14 25 (17.36%) JavaScript
15 23 (15.97%) Load Balancing
16 22 (15.28%) ITIL
17 21 (14.58%) Scrum
18 19 (13.19%) MS Office
18 19 (13.19%) HTML
19 18 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
19 18 (12.50%) Puppet
19 18 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
19 18 (12.50%) MS Exchange
20 17 (11.81%) Oracle
20 17 (11.81%) Ajax
20 17 (11.81%) Office 365
21 16 (11.11%) AngularJS

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 18 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.25%) IIS
3 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.69%) JBoss
5 1 (0.69%) nginx
5 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (28.47%) MS Excel
2 19 (13.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.61%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (11.81%) Office 365
4 8 (5.56%) PaaS
5 7 (4.86%) G Suite
6 5 (3.47%) SaaS
7 4 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.78%) IaaS
7 4 (2.78%) Mimecast
8 3 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.08%) Amazon Glacier
8 3 (2.08%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.11%) LAN
1 16 (11.11%) WAN
2 12 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.25%) DNS
4 5 (3.47%) Firewall
5 3 (2.08%) SAN
6 2 (1.39%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.39%) LDAP
6 2 (1.39%) Network Security
6 2 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.69%) GPRS
7 1 (0.69%) HTTP
7 1 (0.69%) Internet
7 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (9.03%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.33%) MySQL
5 10 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.69%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (7.64%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.17%) Selenium
2 6 (4.17%) Subversion
2 6 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.69%) Maven
General
1 7 (4.86%) Retail
2 4 (2.78%) Back Office
2 4 (2.78%) Games
3 3 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.08%) Banking
3 3 (2.08%) Finance
4 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Electronics
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (19.44%) Analyst
2 26 (18.06%) Developer
3 23 (15.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (13.19%) AWS Engineer
5 16 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 16 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 12 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 12 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 12 (8.33%) Technical Support
7 11 (7.64%) .NET Developer
7 11 (7.64%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.64%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (6.94%) Applications Support Analyst
8 10 (6.94%) DBA
8 10 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) Consultant
10 8 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.56%) C++ Developer
11 7 (4.86%) IT Support
11 7 (4.86%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.69%) .NET
2 30 (20.83%) Web Services
3 25 (17.36%) ASP.NET
4 19 (13.19%) HTML
5 17 (11.81%) Ajax
6 16 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 14 (9.72%) HTML5
7 14 (9.72%) jQuery
8 13 (9.03%) CSS
9 12 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 12 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (8.33%) Entity Framework
10 11 (7.64%) MFC
10 11 (7.64%) OpenGL
11 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (6.25%) ADO.NET
13 8 (5.56%) ATL
14 7 (4.86%) WCF
15 6 (4.17%) OAuth
15 6 (4.17%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.42%) iPad
2 14 (9.72%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.94%) Clustering
3 10 (6.94%) Mathematics
4 9 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.86%) Blackberry
5 7 (4.86%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.86%) iPhone
6 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.47%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.47%) Replication
8 4 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.78%) Physics
8 4 (2.78%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.08%) EPoS
9 3 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (2.08%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 58 (40.28%) Windows Server
2 32 (22.22%) Linux
3 18 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.64%) Unix
4 11 (7.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.56%) Android
5 8 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 8 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.86%) Mac OS X
6 7 (4.86%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.78%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.08%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.39%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.69%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.69%) CentOS
10 1 (0.69%) Debian
10 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.92%) DevOps
3 28 (19.44%) High Availability
4 23 (15.97%) Load Balancing
5 22 (15.28%) ITIL
6 21 (14.58%) Scrum
7 14 (9.72%) Software Engineering
8 12 (8.33%) Change Management
8 12 (8.33%) Kanban
8 12 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 11 (7.64%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.94%) MVC
10 10 (6.94%) Web Development
11 9 (6.25%) Business Transformation
11 9 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (5.56%) 3D Modelling
12 8 (5.56%) Problem Management
12 8 (5.56%) SDLC
13 7 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (4.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.53%) SQL
2 25 (17.36%) C#
2 25 (17.36%) JavaScript
3 16 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 14 (9.72%) T-SQL
5 13 (9.03%) C++
6 10 (6.94%) Java
7 6 (4.17%) C
7 6 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.78%) VBScript
9 2 (1.39%) VB
10 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (6.25%) Degree
1 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.86%) A+ Certification
3 6 (4.17%) MCP
3 6 (4.17%) MCSE
4 5 (3.47%) MCSA
5 4 (2.78%) PhD
6 2 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CCDP
7 1 (0.69%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.69%) MBA
7 1 (0.69%) MCDST
7 1 (0.69%) MCITP
7 1 (0.69%) MCTS
7 1 (0.69%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.33%) SLA
2 4 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.17%) vSphere
4 5 (3.47%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.08%) vCloud
5 3 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.39%) Docker
6 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.39%) XenApp
7 1 (0.69%) LXC
7 1 (0.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (12.50%) Puppet
2 14 (9.72%) Ansible
3 10 (6.94%) SCCM
4 4 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (2.08%) WSUS
6 2 (1.39%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.39%) Simpana
Vendors
1 81 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.81%) Oracle
3 16 (11.11%) VMware
4 13 (9.03%) Xamarin
5 7 (4.86%) Apple
5 7 (4.86%) Google
6 6 (4.17%) Citrix
6 6 (4.17%) Intel Security
7 5 (3.47%) Cisco
7 5 (3.47%) Dell
8 4 (2.78%) CA
8 4 (2.78%) HP
8 4 (2.78%) Informatica
8 4 (2.78%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.39%) CommVault
9 2 (1.39%) FalconStor
9 2 (1.39%) IBM
9 2 (1.39%) Laserfiche
9 2 (1.39%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.69%) Avaya
Luton, Bedfordshire
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, plus more
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedford
Modis International Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago