The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GIS in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 86 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GIS 5 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.44% - 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% - 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £27,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,624 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.29% +21.78%
GIS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
356 504 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.01% 38.41% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 258 469 326
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIS across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 3 £27,500 -
GIS
East of England

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing GIS 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 GIS.

1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (83.33%) XenApp
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing GIS 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 GIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft