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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 77 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Internet 23 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.97% 3.45% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.17% 12.90% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 17
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,375 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
206 279 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.65% 26.72% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 182 255 187
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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
Luton -28 8 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Bedford -8 7 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Shefford - 2 - -
Dunstable - 1 £39,000 -
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 44 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 36 (56.25%) Windows
3 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
4 28 (43.75%) SharePoint
5 24 (37.50%) Web Services
6 23 (35.94%) .NET
7 22 (34.38%) C#
7 22 (34.38%) Firewall
8 21 (32.81%) VMware
8 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (32.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (32.81%) Windows 7
8 21 (32.81%) Relational Database
9 20 (31.25%) TCP/IP
9 20 (31.25%) SQL
10 19 (29.69%) IIS
10 19 (29.69%) Cisco
10 19 (29.69%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (29.69%) CCNA
11 18 (28.13%) VPN
11 18 (28.13%) DNS
11 18 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (26.56%) Network Security
12 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2010
12 17 (26.56%) SharePoint Server
12 17 (26.56%) Windows Vista
12 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2007
12 17 (26.56%) SSL
12 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 19 (29.69%) IIS
3 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (26.56%) SharePoint Server
3 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
4 10 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (7.81%) Apache
6 4 (6.25%) Drupal
6 4 (6.25%) WordPress
6 4 (6.25%) SugarCRM
7 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.56%) Liferay
7 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.56%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.38%) Firewall
2 20 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 18 (28.13%) VPN
3 18 (28.13%) DNS
4 17 (26.56%) Network Security
4 17 (26.56%) SSL
4 17 (26.56%) HTTP
5 16 (25.00%) HTTPS
6 14 (21.88%) SAN
7 12 (18.75%) VLAN
8 6 (9.38%) VRRP
9 4 (6.25%) Intranet
9 4 (6.25%) NAS
10 2 (3.13%) WAN
11 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 21 (32.81%) Relational Database
3 18 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (15.63%) MySQL
6 8 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.56%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 10 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.56%) JMeter
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 4 (6.25%) Marketing
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) .NET Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Architect
4 10 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (12.50%) Programmer
5 8 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 8 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
6 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) DBA
8 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) Web Services
2 23 (35.94%) .NET
3 11 (17.19%) XML
4 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
6 8 (12.50%) WCF
7 5 (7.81%) CSS
7 5 (7.81%) HTML
8 4 (6.25%) LAMP
8 4 (6.25%) jQuery
9 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.56%) JSON
10 1 (1.56%) WPF
10 1 (1.56%) Grails
10 1 (1.56%) Ajax
10 1 (1.56%) XHTML
10 1 (1.56%) J2SE
10 1 (1.56%) WinForms
10 1 (1.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) N-Tier
2 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.38%) Firmware
3 6 (9.38%) Replication
4 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.25%) NHS
5 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 4 (6.25%) Social Media
5 4 (6.25%) Copywriting
6 2 (3.13%) EPoS
6 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (56.25%) Windows
2 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (32.81%) Windows 7
3 17 (26.56%) Windows Vista
3 17 (26.56%) Windows XP
3 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (21.88%) Change Management
3 13 (20.31%) Project Management
4 12 (18.75%) ETL
4 12 (18.75%) Data Transformation
5 10 (15.63%) SOA
5 10 (15.63%) AOP
6 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.94%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.94%) Change Control
7 7 (10.94%) Refactoring
7 7 (10.94%) ITIL
7 7 (10.94%) TDD
8 6 (9.38%) Supplier Management
9 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.81%) CRM
9 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.25%) Web Design
10 4 (6.25%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) C#
2 20 (31.25%) SQL
3 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 8 (12.50%) Groovy
5 4 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (3.13%) Java
6 2 (3.13%) C
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (29.69%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (29.69%) CCNA
3 15 (23.44%) CCNP
4 14 (21.88%) CCIP
4 14 (21.88%) CCSP
4 14 (21.88%) MCP
4 14 (21.88%) MCSE
5 9 (14.06%) Degree
6 8 (12.50%) MCSA
7 4 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 21 (32.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (26.56%) Terminal Services
3 12 (18.75%) ISA Server
3 12 (18.75%) UAG
3 12 (18.75%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
2 21 (32.81%) VMware
3 19 (29.69%) Cisco
4 12 (18.75%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) Civica
5 1 (1.56%) Nimsoft
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) Dell
5 1 (1.56%) Mercator
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