The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 7
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 42 46
Permanent jobs citing Windows 7 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 0.49% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.85% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year - +5.76%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12 54 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 9.84% 26.34% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 54 50
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Bedford

Windows 7
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Bedford.

Salary trend for Windows 7 in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 7 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (55.00%) Office 365
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (40.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
6 7 (35.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (35.00%) Change Management
7 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (25.00%) Citrix
8 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 3 (15.00%) SCCM
10 3 (15.00%) SCVMM
10 3 (15.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (15.00%) Linux
11 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
11 2 (10.00%) Apple
11 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (10.00%) SAN
11 2 (10.00%) HP

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (45.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 9 (45.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) IT Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) IT Support
4 7 (35.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) Analyst
5 5 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) Technical Support
5 5 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (20.00%) IT Analyst
6 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
6 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Change Management
1 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
1 7 (35.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
1 3 (15.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Apple
4 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam
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