The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Communications & Networking category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 62 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -13
Permanent jobs citing Internet 17 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.39% 4.17% 4.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.89% 18.33% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 10
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +3.65%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 60 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 21.36% 22.73% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 103 59 47
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
Bedfordshire

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Internet
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Internet Salary Trend in Bedford

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 27 (87.10%) SQL Server
3 25 (80.65%) SharePoint
4 23 (74.19%) Windows XP
4 23 (74.19%) IIS
4 23 (74.19%) Windows
4 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (74.19%) VMware
4 23 (74.19%) Firewall
4 23 (74.19%) Windows Vista
4 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (70.97%) Windows 7
5 22 (70.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (70.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (70.97%) SharePoint Server
5 22 (70.97%) Terminal Services
5 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (70.97%) MS Exchange
5 22 (70.97%) VPN
5 22 (70.97%) DNS
5 22 (70.97%) SSL
6 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
6 17 (54.84%) ISA Server
6 17 (54.84%) UAG
6 17 (54.84%) Forefront TMG
7 16 (51.61%) VLAN
8 15 (48.39%) Network Security
8 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (48.39%) CCSP

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (80.65%) SharePoint
2 23 (74.19%) IIS
3 22 (70.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (70.97%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (70.97%) SharePoint Server
3 22 (70.97%) MS Exchange
4 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
2 15 (48.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 22 (70.97%) VPN
2 22 (70.97%) DNS
2 22 (70.97%) SSL
3 16 (51.61%) VLAN
4 15 (48.39%) Network Security
4 15 (48.39%) HTTPS
4 15 (48.39%) HTTP
4 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
5 11 (35.48%) VRRP
6 5 (16.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Marketing Executive
4 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) Ajax
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Firmware
1 9 (29.03%) Replication
2 3 (9.68%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows XP
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
1 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2003
1 23 (74.19%) Windows Vista
1 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (70.97%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Change Control
3 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) SOA
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) AOP
4 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.68%) Refactoring
5 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (48.39%) CCSP
2 15 (48.39%) CCNP
2 15 (48.39%) CCIP
2 15 (48.39%) CCNA
2 15 (48.39%) MCSE
2 15 (48.39%) MCP
3 10 (32.26%) MCSA
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (70.97%) Terminal Services
3 17 (54.84%) ISA Server
3 17 (54.84%) UAG
3 17 (54.84%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 23 (74.19%) VMware
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) IBM
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