The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 39 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Android 20 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.60% 1.04% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.47% 2.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 0
Average salary £29,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
89 121 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 33.84% 42.01% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 84 115 59
Average salary £30,000 £39,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% -3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Android
Bedfordshire

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Android
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Android Salary Trend in Bedford

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (93.02%) Wi-Fi
3 39 (90.70%) VMware
3 39 (90.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 39 (90.70%) Lotus Domino
3 39 (90.70%) MCSE
3 39 (90.70%) LAN
3 39 (90.70%) WAN
3 39 (90.70%) DHCP
3 39 (90.70%) VPN
3 39 (90.70%) DNS
3 39 (90.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (90.70%) SAN
3 39 (90.70%) Lotus
3 39 (90.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (90.70%) Citrix
3 39 (90.70%) McAfee
3 39 (90.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 39 (90.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (90.70%) Windows Phone 8
3 39 (90.70%) Windows Phone
4 37 (86.05%) vSphere
4 37 (86.05%) McAfee ePO
4 37 (86.05%) Firewall
4 37 (86.05%) SecurID
4 37 (86.05%) Clearswift
4 37 (86.05%) Blackberry
4 37 (86.05%) Symantec
4 37 (86.05%) VMS
4 37 (86.05%) Backup Exec

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (90.70%) Lotus Domino
1 39 (90.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (55.81%) MS Office
2 22 (51.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (93.02%) Wi-Fi
2 39 (90.70%) WAN
2 39 (90.70%) DHCP
2 39 (90.70%) LAN
2 39 (90.70%) VPN
2 39 (90.70%) DNS
2 39 (90.70%) SAN
3 37 (86.05%) Firewall
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) VoIP
6 1 (2.33%) GSM
6 1 (2.33%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
1 1 (2.33%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Network Engineer
1 37 (86.05%) 3rd Line Support
1 37 (86.05%) Network Support
2 33 (76.74%) PC Support
2 33 (76.74%) PC Engineer
3 20 (46.51%) Support Engineer
3 20 (46.51%) PC Support Engineer
3 20 (46.51%) Network Support Engineer
4 14 (32.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 14 (32.56%) Network Support Analyst
4 14 (32.56%) Network Analyst
4 14 (32.56%) Support Analyst
4 14 (32.56%) Analyst
5 13 (30.23%) Server Support
5 13 (30.23%) Server Analyst
5 13 (30.23%) Server Support Analyst
5 13 (30.23%) Server Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Administrator
7 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.30%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (86.05%) Blackberry
1 37 (86.05%) SecurID
2 3 (6.98%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (90.70%) Windows Phone 8
2 39 (90.70%) Windows Phone
2 39 (90.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 39 (90.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (86.05%) VMS
4 24 (55.81%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (4.65%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (2.33%) Android Development
2 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (2.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C
1 1 (2.33%) C++
1 1 (2.33%) Java
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
1 1 (2.33%) Python
1 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (90.70%) MCSE
1 39 (90.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.65%) CCA
2 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 39 (90.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 37 (86.05%) vSphere
3 19 (44.19%) XenApp
4 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (86.05%) Backup Exec
1 37 (86.05%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 39 (90.70%) Citrix
1 39 (90.70%) Lotus
1 39 (90.70%) McAfee
1 39 (90.70%) VMware
2 37 (86.05%) Clearswift
2 37 (86.05%) Symantec
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
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