The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedford region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 24 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.07% 0.98% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 1.01% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £16,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
134 199 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.10% 97.55% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 116 190 231
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Bedford region.

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Bedford

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 2nd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 4 (57.14%) Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 1 (14.29%) CMDB
7 1 (14.29%) CCNA
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Apple
7 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) MCP

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
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