The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedford region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Analyst
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 26 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Analyst 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.17% 2.85% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.92% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 8
Median salary £34,000 £31,550 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.76% -7.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £33,550 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -

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
135 240 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.83% 97.56% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 121 233 258
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Support Analyst Salary Trend in Bedford

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Support Analyst 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 Support Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) CISA
3 3 (30.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Security
3 3 (30.00%) Qualys
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) CEH
3 3 (30.00%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (30.00%) GIAC
3 3 (30.00%) SSCP
3 3 (30.00%) SANS
3 3 (30.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (30.00%) CSSLP
3 3 (30.00%) Information Governance
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Windows

Support Analyst 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Flash
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Security
2 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CEH
1 3 (30.00%) CISA
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (30.00%) CSSLP
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) GIAC
1 3 (30.00%) SANS
1 3 (30.00%) Security+ Certification
1 3 (30.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Qualys
1 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) CommVault
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) FalconStor
3 1 (10.00%) Hitachi
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) VMware