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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 13 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 69 153 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.31% 19.77% 12.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 71.83% 68.95%
Number of salaries quoted 63 128 122
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%

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
92 213 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.08% 27.52% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 85 186 179
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +6 37 £30,000 -31.03% 5
Luton -20 13 £48,750 +14.70%
Dunstable -13 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Biggleswade - 1 £25,000 -
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 76 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 72 (51.43%) Windows Server
3 60 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 51 (36.43%) SQL
5 45 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (27.86%) .NET
7 37 (26.43%) Active Directory
8 34 (24.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (23.57%) DevOps
10 32 (22.86%) MS Excel
11 31 (22.14%) T-SQL
12 27 (19.29%) Linux
13 26 (18.57%) Web Services
14 25 (17.86%) ITIL
14 25 (17.86%) C#
14 25 (17.86%) JavaScript
15 24 (17.14%) IIS
15 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET
16 23 (16.43%) High Availability
16 23 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
17 22 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
18 21 (15.00%) PowerShell
18 21 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
19 20 (14.29%) MS Exchange
20 19 (13.57%) Windows 7
21 18 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
21 18 (12.86%) Office 365
22 17 (12.14%) HTML
22 17 (12.14%) Change Management
22 17 (12.14%) Scrum

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 24 (17.14%) IIS
2 20 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.71%) nginx
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.29%) MS Office
3 4 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Exstream
2 1 (0.71%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.86%) Office 365
3 10 (7.14%) SaaS
4 4 (2.86%) PaaS
5 3 (2.14%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.00%) Firewall
2 11 (7.86%) LAN
2 11 (7.86%) WAN
3 6 (4.29%) DNS
4 5 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.86%) Network Security
5 4 (2.86%) SAN
6 2 (1.43%) ADSL
6 2 (1.43%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.43%) Frame Relay
6 2 (1.43%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.43%) LDAP
6 2 (1.43%) VLAN
6 2 (1.43%) Wireless
7 1 (0.71%) DHCP
7 1 (0.71%) GPRS
7 1 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (7.86%) MySQL
6 9 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.29%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.43%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.71%) Selenium
3 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 9 (6.43%) Finance
2 8 (5.71%) Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Retail
4 4 (2.86%) Back Office
4 4 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.14%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.14%) Games
5 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.43%) Electronics
6 2 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (22.14%) Analyst
2 24 (17.14%) Developer
3 15 (10.71%) C# Developer
3 15 (10.71%) Support Analyst
3 15 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (7.86%) .NET Developer
5 11 (7.86%) Applications Support
5 11 (7.86%) Applications Support Analyst
5 11 (7.86%) DBA
6 10 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (7.14%) IT Manager
7 9 (6.43%) IT Support
8 8 (5.71%) C++ Developer
8 8 (5.71%) Consultant
9 7 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.86%) .NET
2 26 (18.57%) Web Services
3 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET
4 17 (12.14%) HTML
5 15 (10.71%) AngularJS
6 13 (9.29%) HTML5
7 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (7.86%) CSS
7 11 (7.86%) jQuery
7 11 (7.86%) MFC
7 11 (7.86%) OpenGL
8 10 (7.14%) CSS3
9 9 (6.43%) Ajax
10 8 (5.71%) ATL
11 6 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (3.57%) WCF
12 5 (3.57%) WinForms
13 4 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.00%) Clustering
2 9 (6.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.43%) Mobile App
2 9 (6.43%) Virtual Team
3 8 (5.71%) iPad
4 6 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.57%) Replication
6 4 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.14%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.14%) Wiki
8 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.71%) CMDB
9 1 (0.71%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 72 (51.43%) Windows Server
2 34 (24.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (19.29%) Linux
4 22 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (13.57%) Windows 7
6 11 (7.86%) Unix
6 11 (7.86%) Windows 10
7 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.14%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.14%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.43%) Android
10 1 (0.71%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.71%) CentOS
10 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (23.57%) DevOps
3 25 (17.86%) ITIL
4 23 (16.43%) High Availability
5 17 (12.14%) Change Management
5 17 (12.14%) Scrum
6 14 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 13 (9.29%) Problem Management
7 13 (9.29%) SDLC
8 11 (7.86%) Incident Management
8 11 (7.86%) MVC
9 10 (7.14%) Business Transformation
9 10 (7.14%) SOA
10 9 (6.43%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (6.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (6.43%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.43%) Service Delivery
10 9 (6.43%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.71%) 3D Modelling
11 8 (5.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (36.43%) SQL
2 31 (22.14%) T-SQL
3 25 (17.86%) C#
3 25 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 21 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 13 (9.29%) C++
6 10 (7.14%) Java
7 9 (6.43%) VBScript
8 6 (4.29%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.71%) C
9 1 (0.71%) Python
9 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.71%) MCSE
3 12 (8.57%) MCSA
4 11 (7.86%) Degree
5 8 (5.71%) MCP
6 7 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.86%) CCNA
7 4 (2.86%) MCITP
8 3 (2.14%) CCDP
8 3 (2.14%) PhD
9 1 (0.71%) CCIP
9 1 (0.71%) CCNP
9 1 (0.71%) CCSP
9 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 37 (26.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.86%) vSphere
5 2 (1.43%) XenApp
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (8.57%) Puppet
2 9 (6.43%) Ansible
3 4 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (2.86%) SCCM
4 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.43%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.43%) Simpana
6 1 (0.71%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.00%) VMware
3 11 (7.86%) Oracle
4 8 (5.71%) Cisco
4 8 (5.71%) Xamarin
5 6 (4.29%) Citrix
6 5 (3.57%) CA
6 5 (3.57%) HP
7 4 (2.86%) Informatica
8 3 (2.14%) Apple
8 3 (2.14%) Dell
8 3 (2.14%) F5
9 2 (1.43%) CommVault
9 2 (1.43%) FalconStor
9 2 (1.43%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.43%) IBM
9 2 (1.43%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.43%) Veeam
10 1 (0.71%) Draytek
10 1 (0.71%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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Sopra Banking Software UK
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