The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedford region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 37 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.71% - 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% - 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £35,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Applications Support
Bedfordshire

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
140 260 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 100.00% 99.24% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 122 241 303
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Applications Support Salary Trend in Bedford

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Applications 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 Applications Support in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop

Applications 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft