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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 22 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 54 142 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.19% 17.15% 14.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.06% 62.56% 69.19%
Number of salaries quoted 52 121 128
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £29,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
83 227 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.59% 27.42% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78 205 185
Median salary £48,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.49% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £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 January 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 January 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
Luton -21 25 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Bedford -2 11 £32,500 -25.28% 8
Dunstable -1 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Windows
East of England

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 59 (47.58%) Microsoft
2 52 (41.94%) Windows Server
3 42 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (31.45%) .NET
4 39 (31.45%) SQL Server
5 36 (29.03%) SQL
6 35 (28.23%) DevOps
7 33 (26.61%) Linux
8 31 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 31 (25.00%) Web Services
8 31 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 27 (21.77%) High Availability
10 26 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
10 26 (20.97%) C#
10 26 (20.97%) JavaScript
11 25 (20.16%) ASP.NET
12 22 (17.74%) Load Balancing
13 21 (16.94%) MS Excel
14 20 (16.13%) Scrum
15 19 (15.32%) ITIL
15 19 (15.32%) T-SQL
16 18 (14.52%) HTML
17 17 (13.71%) LAN
17 17 (13.71%) WAN
17 17 (13.71%) Opscode Chef
17 17 (13.71%) Puppet
18 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (12.90%) PowerShell
18 16 (12.90%) AngularJS
19 14 (11.29%) VMware

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 13 (10.48%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.68%) IIS
3 5 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.81%) nginx
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (16.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Exstream
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.06%) Office 365
4 6 (4.84%) PaaS
5 5 (4.03%) SaaS
6 4 (3.23%) IaaS
7 3 (2.42%) Akamai
7 3 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.42%) Amazon Glacier
7 3 (2.42%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.42%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.71%) LAN
1 17 (13.71%) WAN
2 9 (7.26%) DNS
2 9 (7.26%) Firewall
3 3 (2.42%) Network Security
3 3 (2.42%) SAN
4 2 (1.61%) ADSL
4 2 (1.61%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.61%) Frame Relay
4 2 (1.61%) LDAP
5 1 (0.81%) GPRS
5 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.81%) VLAN
5 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.45%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (8.87%) MySQL
5 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.61%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (10.48%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.42%) Selenium
3 3 (2.42%) Subversion
General
1 11 (8.87%) Finance
2 7 (5.65%) Banking
3 6 (4.84%) Retail
4 4 (3.23%) Back Office
5 3 (2.42%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.42%) Games
5 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.61%) Electronics
6 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (20.16%) Developer
2 23 (18.55%) Analyst
2 23 (18.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (15.32%) AWS Engineer
4 15 (12.10%) C# Developer
5 14 (11.29%) Support Analyst
6 12 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 12 (9.68%) Applications Support
7 11 (8.87%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (8.87%) DBA
8 9 (7.26%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) C++ Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Consultant
11 6 (4.84%) Business Analyst
11 6 (4.84%) SQL DBA
11 6 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.45%) .NET
2 31 (25.00%) Web Services
3 25 (20.16%) ASP.NET
4 18 (14.52%) HTML
5 16 (12.90%) AngularJS
6 14 (11.29%) HTML5
7 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (9.68%) CSS
7 12 (9.68%) jQuery
8 11 (8.87%) Ajax
8 11 (8.87%) MFC
8 11 (8.87%) OpenGL
9 9 (7.26%) CSS3
10 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (6.45%) ATL
11 6 (4.84%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.84%) Entity Framework
12 5 (4.03%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (4.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.06%) Clustering
3 8 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.45%) iPad
3 8 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.45%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.03%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.03%) Replication
5 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.42%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.42%) Physics
6 3 (2.42%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.42%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.42%) Wiki
7 1 (0.81%) Fintech
7 1 (0.81%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.94%) Windows Server
2 33 (26.61%) Linux
3 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (8.87%) Unix
5 7 (5.65%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.23%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.42%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.42%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.81%) Android
9 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.81%) CentOS
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.23%) DevOps
3 27 (21.77%) High Availability
4 22 (17.74%) Load Balancing
5 20 (16.13%) Scrum
6 19 (15.32%) ITIL
7 13 (10.48%) Change Management
8 12 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 12 (9.68%) MVC
9 11 (8.87%) Problem Management
9 11 (8.87%) SOA
9 11 (8.87%) Software Engineering
10 10 (8.06%) Business Transformation
11 9 (7.26%) Kanban
12 8 (6.45%) 3D Modelling
12 8 (6.45%) Incident Management
12 8 (6.45%) SDLC
13 7 (5.65%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.65%) Mobile Development
13 7 (5.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.03%) SQL
2 26 (20.97%) C#
2 26 (20.97%) JavaScript
3 19 (15.32%) T-SQL
4 16 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 13 (10.48%) C++
6 9 (7.26%) Java
7 6 (4.84%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.84%) VBScript
8 1 (0.81%) C
8 1 (0.81%) Python
8 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.45%) MCSE
3 7 (5.65%) Degree
4 6 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.84%) MCP
4 6 (4.84%) MCSA
5 3 (2.42%) CCDP
5 3 (2.42%) CCNA
5 3 (2.42%) PhD
6 1 (0.81%) CCIP
6 1 (0.81%) CCNP
6 1 (0.81%) CCSP
6 1 (0.81%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.81%) MBA
6 1 (0.81%) MCDST
6 1 (0.81%) MCITP
6 1 (0.81%) MCTS
6 1 (0.81%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 31 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.23%) vSphere
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (2.42%) vCloud
5 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.61%) XenApp
6 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (13.71%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (13.71%) Puppet
2 14 (11.29%) Ansible
3 5 (4.03%) SCCM
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.61%) Simpana
6 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.81%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 59 (47.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.29%) VMware
3 10 (8.06%) Xamarin
4 9 (7.26%) Oracle
5 8 (6.45%) Cisco
6 5 (4.03%) Citrix
6 5 (4.03%) HP
7 4 (3.23%) CA
7 4 (3.23%) Dell
7 4 (3.23%) Informatica
8 3 (2.42%) F5
8 3 (2.42%) Intel Security
8 3 (2.42%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.61%) CommVault
9 2 (1.61%) FalconStor
9 2 (1.61%) IBM
10 1 (0.81%) Apple
10 1 (0.81%) Avaya
10 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.81%) SAP
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