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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 86 179 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.62% 16.68% 18.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.09% 68.06% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 78 161 188
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
162 263 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.00% 24.51% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 146 237 243
Median salary £42,500 £41,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% +12.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -5 34 £32,500 -31.57%
Luton -20 12 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Dunstable +5 2 £50,000 +8.69% 1
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 138 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 88 (37.61%) .NET
3 86 (36.75%) SQL Server
4 83 (35.47%) Windows Server
5 65 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 62 (26.50%) MS Excel
7 61 (26.07%) C#
7 61 (26.07%) SQL
7 61 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (25.64%) Oracle
9 59 (25.21%) VMware
10 53 (22.65%) Finance
11 50 (21.37%) Linux
12 47 (20.09%) ITIL
12 47 (20.09%) ASP.NET
13 45 (19.23%) Degree
14 44 (18.80%) Firewall
15 42 (17.95%) IIS
15 42 (17.95%) HTML
15 42 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
16 41 (17.52%) Active Directory
17 40 (17.09%) Unix
17 40 (17.09%) HTML5
17 40 (17.09%) jQuery
18 38 (16.24%) Cisco
19 37 (15.81%) Banking
20 36 (15.38%) MVC
20 36 (15.38%) JavaScript
20 36 (15.38%) Mathematics
21 35 (14.96%) CSS

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 42 (17.95%) IIS
2 32 (13.68%) MS Exchange
3 15 (6.41%) SharePoint
4 14 (5.98%) Tomcat
5 13 (5.56%) Apache
6 12 (5.13%) JBoss
7 7 (2.99%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.28%) Confluence
9 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 62 (26.50%) MS Excel
2 30 (12.82%) MS Office
3 3 (1.28%) DOC1
3 3 (1.28%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Sage X3
2 3 (1.28%) Exstream
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (11.97%) Office 365
3 12 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (3.42%) Google Apps
4 8 (3.42%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (18.80%) Firewall
2 24 (10.26%) TCP/IP
3 21 (8.97%) WAN
4 19 (8.12%) LAN
5 14 (5.98%) VPN
6 9 (3.85%) VPLS
7 7 (2.99%) DNS
7 7 (2.99%) Internet
8 6 (2.56%) Junos
8 6 (2.56%) VLAN
9 5 (2.14%) DHCP
9 5 (2.14%) Intranet
10 4 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.71%) SSL
10 4 (1.71%) VoIP
11 2 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.85%) IPv4
11 2 (0.85%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.85%) LDAP
11 2 (0.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (36.75%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (11.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.56%) MySQL
5 10 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.99%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.43%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.42%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.99%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.56%) Selenium
5 3 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.28%) GitLab
5 3 (1.28%) JIRA
5 3 (1.28%) Subversion
5 3 (1.28%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.43%) Maven
6 1 (0.43%) Moq
6 1 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.43%) SonarQube
General
1 53 (22.65%) Finance
2 37 (15.81%) Banking
3 24 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.41%) Aerospace
5 14 (5.98%) Games
6 8 (3.42%) Avionics
6 8 (3.42%) Retail
7 6 (2.56%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.85%) Automotive
8 2 (0.85%) Local Government
8 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (23.08%) Analyst
2 47 (20.09%) Developer
3 37 (15.81%) .NET Developer
4 27 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 26 (11.11%) Architect
5 26 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 24 (10.26%) Technical Architect
7 23 (9.83%) Support Analyst
8 21 (8.97%) Applications Support
8 21 (8.97%) Senior .NET Developer
8 21 (8.97%) Software Engineer
9 19 (8.12%) C# Developer
10 17 (7.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
11 15 (6.41%) C++ Software Engineer
12 14 (5.98%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
12 14 (5.98%) Applications Support Analyst
12 14 (5.98%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (5.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (5.98%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (37.61%) .NET
2 47 (20.09%) ASP.NET
3 42 (17.95%) HTML
4 40 (17.09%) HTML5
4 40 (17.09%) jQuery
5 35 (14.96%) CSS
6 34 (14.53%) Web Services
7 33 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (13.25%) AngularJS
9 22 (9.40%) CSS3
10 20 (8.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (7.69%) .NET Framework
12 17 (7.26%) WCF
13 13 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (5.13%) Ajax
14 12 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 10 (4.27%) Entity Framework
16 9 (3.85%) ADO.NET
16 9 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 8 (3.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 24 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.97%) Management Information System
4 19 (8.12%) Virtual Team
5 16 (6.84%) Physics
6 12 (5.13%) iPad
7 9 (3.85%) Driving Licence
7 9 (3.85%) Robotics
8 8 (3.42%) Blackberry
8 8 (3.42%) iPhone
9 7 (2.99%) EPoS
10 6 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.56%) Data Integration
10 6 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.71%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.71%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.28%) Replication
14 2 (0.85%) AS400
14 2 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 83 (35.47%) Windows Server
2 65 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (21.37%) Linux
4 40 (17.09%) Unix
5 24 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (9.83%) Windows 7
7 16 (6.84%) Windows 10
8 10 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.85%) Android
9 9 (3.85%) Apple iOS
9 9 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (3.85%) Solaris
10 8 (3.42%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.71%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.28%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.85%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.43%) Debian
14 1 (0.43%) OS/400
14 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (20.09%) ITIL
3 36 (15.38%) MVC
4 31 (13.25%) Service Delivery
5 29 (12.39%) Software Engineering
6 28 (11.97%) Data Security
7 24 (10.26%) Change Management
7 24 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 23 (9.83%) Scrum
9 19 (8.12%) Multithreading
10 18 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (7.26%) Application Virtualisation
11 17 (7.26%) TOGAF
12 16 (6.84%) OO
13 15 (6.41%) Data Protection
13 15 (6.41%) SDLC
14 14 (5.98%) Kanban
15 13 (5.56%) Incident Management
16 12 (5.13%) SOA
16 12 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (26.07%) C#
1 61 (26.07%) SQL
2 36 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 27 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 24 (10.26%) Java
5 22 (9.40%) C++
6 18 (7.69%) C
7 14 (5.98%) Shell Script
8 11 (4.70%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.99%) VB
10 6 (2.56%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
11 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (19.23%) Degree
2 17 (7.26%) PhD
3 16 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (5.98%) MCP
5 9 (3.85%) A+ Certification
6 8 (3.42%) MCSE
6 8 (3.42%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.56%) CCNA
8 6 (2.56%) MCDST
8 6 (2.56%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.71%) CCNP
10 4 (1.71%) MCSA
11 3 (1.28%) MCITP
12 2 (0.85%) CCA
12 2 (0.85%) CCIP
12 2 (0.85%) CCSP
12 2 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.40%) SLA
2 5 (2.14%) QA
3 3 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (17.52%) Active Directory
3 17 (7.26%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.14%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.14%) vSphere
5 5 (2.14%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.85%) Docker
6 2 (0.85%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.85%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.43%) LXC
7 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (7.26%) WSUS
2 14 (5.98%) FortiGate
2 14 (5.98%) SCCM
3 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.56%) SCDPM
4 5 (2.14%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (2.14%) Puppet
5 3 (1.28%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.43%) Ansible
6 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.43%) MOM
6 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 138 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 60 (25.64%) Oracle
3 59 (25.21%) VMware
4 38 (16.24%) Cisco
5 31 (13.25%) Citrix
6 17 (7.26%) Dell
7 14 (5.98%) Intel Security
7 14 (5.98%) Juniper
8 10 (4.27%) Red Hat
9 9 (3.85%) Apple
10 8 (3.42%) Google
11 6 (2.56%) HP
12 5 (2.14%) AppSense
12 5 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.71%) IBM
13 4 (1.71%) Sage
13 4 (1.71%) VeriFone
13 4 (1.71%) Xamarin
14 3 (1.28%) Atlassian
15 2 (0.85%) Laserfiche
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: Total Package £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Based on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Share ownership scheme + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
North Herts / South Beds
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £28 - £30.5k + Good benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago