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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 22 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 63 164 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.24% 18.06% 15.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.80% 58.16% 59.35%
Number of salaries quoted 56 149 158
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,600 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
109 282 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.98% 31.06% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 92 249 266
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 29 September 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 September 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 -20 25 £48,250 +20.62% 8
Bedford -22 5 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Dunstable +18 3 £28,000 -39.13% 1
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 93 (60.39%) Microsoft
2 50 (32.47%) Windows Server
3 47 (30.52%) SQL Server
4 45 (29.22%) MS Excel
5 42 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 41 (26.62%) .NET
7 35 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (21.43%) Oracle
8 33 (21.43%) Linux
9 30 (19.48%) SQL
10 29 (18.83%) Degree
10 29 (18.83%) Microsoft Azure
11 28 (18.18%) Mathematics
12 27 (17.53%) VMware
12 27 (17.53%) ITIL
12 27 (17.53%) Amazon AWS
13 26 (16.88%) C#
14 25 (16.23%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (15.58%) Web Services
15 24 (15.58%) Computer Science
16 23 (14.94%) ASP.NET
17 22 (14.29%) MS Office
17 22 (14.29%) Software Engineering
17 22 (14.29%) Finance
18 21 (13.64%) HTML
18 21 (13.64%) Unix
19 20 (12.99%) jQuery
19 20 (12.99%) HTML5
19 20 (12.99%) DevOps
20 19 (12.34%) Citrix

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 16 (10.39%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.44%) IIS
3 5 (3.25%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.60%) Apache
5 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.95%) JBoss
5 3 (1.95%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.30%) Confluence
6 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 45 (29.22%) MS Excel
2 22 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) HipChat
4 1 (0.65%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.65%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (17.53%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (11.69%) Office 365
4 8 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.19%) Google Apps
4 8 (5.19%) Mimecast
4 8 (5.19%) PaaS
5 4 (2.60%) IaaS
5 4 (2.60%) SaaS
6 3 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.95%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (1.95%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.95%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.04%) TCP/IP
2 13 (8.44%) WAN
3 12 (7.79%) Firewall
3 12 (7.79%) LAN
4 6 (3.90%) DNS
5 3 (1.95%) SAN
6 2 (1.30%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.30%) LDAP
6 2 (1.30%) Network Security
7 1 (0.65%) BGP
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.65%) DHCP
7 1 (0.65%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.65%) HTTP
7 1 (0.65%) Internet
7 1 (0.65%) IPv4
7 1 (0.65%) OSPF
7 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (30.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.55%) MySQL
6 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.30%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.65%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.90%) Selenium
3 6 (3.90%) Subversion
4 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.30%) GitLab
5 2 (1.30%) JIRA
5 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 22 (14.29%) Finance
2 14 (9.09%) Games
3 13 (8.44%) Aerospace
4 11 (7.14%) Banking
5 9 (5.84%) Telecoms
6 8 (5.19%) Retail
7 5 (3.25%) Avionics
8 3 (1.95%) Back Office
9 2 (1.30%) Local Government
9 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.65%) Automotive
10 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (22.08%) Analyst
2 24 (15.58%) Developer
3 20 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (11.04%) .NET Developer
4 17 (11.04%) Support Analyst
5 14 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 14 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 14 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.44%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (8.44%) Technical Support
7 11 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 11 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.14%) Support Technician
8 10 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.84%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Service Analyst
10 8 (5.19%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (5.19%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (26.62%) .NET
2 24 (15.58%) Web Services
3 23 (14.94%) ASP.NET
4 21 (13.64%) HTML
5 20 (12.99%) HTML5
5 20 (12.99%) jQuery
6 15 (9.74%) AngularJS
7 14 (9.09%) CSS
8 12 (7.79%) .NET Framework
9 11 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (6.49%) Ajax
10 10 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (5.84%) ADO.NET
11 9 (5.84%) Entity Framework
11 9 (5.84%) MFC
11 9 (5.84%) WCF
12 7 (4.55%) OpenGL
13 6 (3.90%) Silverlight
13 6 (3.90%) STL
13 6 (3.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 24 (15.58%) Computer Science
3 14 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 14 (9.09%) Physics
4 9 (5.84%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.84%) iPad
5 8 (5.19%) Blackberry
5 8 (5.19%) iPhone
5 8 (5.19%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.90%) Data Integration
6 6 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.90%) Robotics
7 5 (3.25%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.25%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.60%) Clustering
8 4 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.95%) EPoS
9 3 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.95%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.47%) Windows Server
2 33 (21.43%) Linux
3 25 (16.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (13.64%) Unix
5 15 (9.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.84%) Android
6 9 (5.84%) Apple iOS
7 8 (5.19%) Mac OS X
7 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.25%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.60%) Solaris
11 2 (1.30%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.30%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.30%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.65%) Debian
12 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.53%) ITIL
3 22 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 20 (12.99%) DevOps
5 18 (11.69%) High Availability
6 17 (11.04%) Service Delivery
7 16 (10.39%) Load Balancing
7 16 (10.39%) Scrum
8 12 (7.79%) Change Management
8 12 (7.79%) Mentoring
8 12 (7.79%) Web Development
9 11 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (7.14%) MVC
9 11 (7.14%) SDLC
10 10 (6.49%) Kanban
11 9 (5.84%) Migration
11 9 (5.84%) Multithreading
11 9 (5.84%) Prototyping
12 8 (5.19%) Data Security
12 8 (5.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (19.48%) SQL
2 26 (16.88%) C#
3 17 (11.04%) C++
4 16 (10.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.79%) PowerShell
5 12 (7.79%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.14%) C
7 9 (5.84%) Java
8 8 (5.19%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.55%) VB
10 3 (1.95%) VBScript
11 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (18.83%) Degree
2 17 (11.04%) PhD
3 8 (5.19%) A+ Certification
3 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.90%) MCP
5 5 (3.25%) MCSE
6 4 (2.60%) MCITP
6 4 (2.60%) MCSA
7 3 (1.95%) MCTS
7 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.30%) CCA
8 2 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.65%) CCNA
9 1 (0.65%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.65%) MBA
9 1 (0.65%) MCDST
9 1 (0.65%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.49%) SLA
2 5 (3.25%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.55%) vSphere
4 5 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.95%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.95%) vCloud
5 3 (1.95%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.30%) Docker
6 2 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.30%) XenApp
6 2 (1.30%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.65%) LXC
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (10.39%) SCCM
2 13 (8.44%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (8.44%) Puppet
3 10 (6.49%) Ansible
4 6 (3.90%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.95%) WSUS
6 2 (1.30%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.30%) Simpana
7 1 (0.65%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 93 (60.39%) Microsoft
2 33 (21.43%) Oracle
3 27 (17.53%) VMware
4 19 (12.34%) Citrix
5 13 (8.44%) Cisco
6 8 (5.19%) Apple
6 8 (5.19%) Google
6 8 (5.19%) Intel Security
7 7 (4.55%) Xamarin
8 6 (3.90%) HP
9 4 (2.60%) CA
9 4 (2.60%) Dell
9 4 (2.60%) IBM
9 4 (2.60%) Informatica
9 4 (2.60%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.30%) AppSense
10 2 (1.30%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.30%) CommVault
10 2 (1.30%) FalconStor
10 2 (1.30%) Laserfiche
Luton, Bedfordshire
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Posted: 5 days ago
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