The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 17 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 68 69 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Permanent jobs citing Internet 49 30 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.68% 2.61% 4.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.28% 10.56% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
268 284 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.15% 24.74% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 250 259 233
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
East of England

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Internet
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Internet Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Internet
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Internet
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 19 £75,000 +97.36%
Bedford -17 17 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Dunstable - 8 £40,000 -
Biggleswade - 1 £40,000 -
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 58 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 55 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 42 (47.73%) SharePoint
4 39 (44.32%) Windows
5 33 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 31 (35.23%) .NET
7 29 (32.95%) Windows XP
7 29 (32.95%) VMware
7 29 (32.95%) Windows Vista
7 29 (32.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (31.82%) Terminal Services
9 26 (29.55%) Web Services
9 26 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (28.41%) Firewall
10 25 (28.41%) IIS
10 25 (28.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (28.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (27.27%) Windows 7
11 24 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (27.27%) SharePoint Server
11 24 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 24 (27.27%) MS Exchange
11 24 (27.27%) SSL
11 24 (27.27%) VPN
11 24 (27.27%) DNS
11 24 (27.27%) C#
12 23 (26.14%) MS Office
12 23 (26.14%) Relational Database
13 22 (25.00%) SQL

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 42 (47.73%) SharePoint
2 25 (28.41%) IIS
3 24 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 24 (27.27%) SharePoint Server
3 24 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (20.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 23 (26.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.41%) Firewall
2 24 (27.27%) VPN
2 24 (27.27%) DNS
2 24 (27.27%) SSL
3 16 (18.18%) VLAN
4 15 (17.05%) Network Security
4 15 (17.05%) HTTPS
4 15 (17.05%) HTTP
4 15 (17.05%) TCP/IP
4 15 (17.05%) SAN
5 11 (12.50%) VRRP
6 6 (6.82%) NAS
6 6 (6.82%) Intranet
7 4 (4.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 23 (26.14%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (19.32%) Marketing
2 6 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) Architect
1 19 (21.59%) Solutions Architect
2 16 (18.18%) Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Developer
4 10 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Marketing Executive
6 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.68%) DBA
8 5 (5.68%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Operations Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (4.55%) Programmer
9 4 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Technical Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.23%) .NET
2 26 (29.55%) Web Services
3 19 (21.59%) XML
4 8 (9.09%) HTML
4 8 (9.09%) CSS
5 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.41%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.41%) WCF
8 1 (1.14%) HTML5
8 1 (1.14%) JSON
8 1 (1.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) N-Tier
2 16 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (10.23%) Firmware
3 9 (10.23%) Replication
4 6 (6.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.27%) EPoS
6 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.32%) Windows
2 29 (32.95%) Windows XP
2 29 (32.95%) Windows Vista
3 25 (28.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (28.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.55%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (22.73%) Change Management
3 19 (21.59%) SOA
4 18 (20.45%) AOP
5 15 (17.05%) Refactoring
5 15 (17.05%) Unit Testing
5 15 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (17.05%) TDD
6 9 (10.23%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.23%) E-Commerce
6 9 (10.23%) Supplier Management
7 8 (9.09%) SEO
7 8 (9.09%) Internet Marketing
7 8 (9.09%) ITIL
7 8 (9.09%) CRM
8 7 (7.95%) Web Analytics
8 7 (7.95%) Change Control
8 7 (7.95%) Analytics
8 7 (7.95%) Data Transformation
9 6 (6.82%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.27%) C#
2 22 (25.00%) SQL
3 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.95%) PHP
5 4 (4.55%) Groovy
6 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (21.59%) MCSE
2 19 (21.59%) CCNA
2 19 (21.59%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (17.05%) MCP
3 15 (17.05%) CCSP
3 15 (17.05%) CCNP
3 15 (17.05%) CCIP
4 14 (15.91%) MCSA
5 4 (4.55%) CCA
5 4 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 29 (32.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (31.82%) Terminal Services
3 19 (21.59%) ISA Server
3 19 (21.59%) Forefront TMG
3 19 (21.59%) UAG
4 8 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 58 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 29 (32.95%) VMware
3 19 (21.59%) Cisco
4 18 (20.45%) Oracle
5 4 (4.55%) Citrix
6 3 (3.41%) Civica
7 2 (2.27%) Mercator
7 2 (2.27%) IBM
8 1 (1.14%) Sybase
8 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.14%) Adobe
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