The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 73 54 77
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs citing Internet 26 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.18% 3.76% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.97% 15.00% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 19
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £26,400 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £53,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,799 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.00%
Internet
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
237 260 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.83% 25.10% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 210 241 224
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -21 8 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Bedford -4 7 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Shefford - 3 - - 1
Dunstable - 1 £39,000 -
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
1 34 (64.15%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) Web Services
2 22 (41.51%) SharePoint
3 21 (39.62%) Firewall
4 20 (37.74%) VMware
4 20 (37.74%) .NET
4 20 (37.74%) TCP/IP
4 20 (37.74%) Cisco
4 20 (37.74%) CCNA
4 20 (37.74%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (37.74%) Windows 7
5 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
5 19 (35.85%) C#
6 18 (33.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (33.96%) Relational Database
7 17 (32.08%) IIS
8 16 (30.19%) SQL
8 16 (30.19%) DNS
8 16 (30.19%) Network Security
9 15 (28.30%) VPN
9 15 (28.30%) CCNP
9 15 (28.30%) HTTP
9 15 (28.30%) Project Management
10 14 (26.42%) Terminal Services
10 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (26.42%) SSL

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (41.51%) SharePoint
2 17 (32.08%) IIS
3 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
3 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (26.42%) SharePoint Server
3 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (13.21%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (9.43%) Apache
6 4 (7.55%) SugarCRM
6 4 (7.55%) Drupal
6 4 (7.55%) WordPress
7 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.89%) Liferay
7 1 (1.89%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) Firewall
2 20 (37.74%) TCP/IP
3 16 (30.19%) DNS
3 16 (30.19%) Network Security
4 15 (28.30%) VPN
4 15 (28.30%) HTTP
5 14 (26.42%) SSL
5 14 (26.42%) HTTPS
6 12 (22.64%) SAN
7 9 (16.98%) VLAN
8 3 (5.66%) VRRP
9 2 (3.77%) WAN
10 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.89%) LAN
10 1 (1.89%) DHCP
10 1 (1.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
2 18 (33.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (33.96%) Relational Database
3 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (18.87%) MySQL
5 8 (15.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.89%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.77%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) JMeter
4 1 (1.89%) Maven
General
1 4 (7.55%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Developer
3 11 (20.75%) .NET Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (15.09%) Programmer
5 8 (15.09%) Developer Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 8 (15.09%) .NET Programmer
6 7 (13.21%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (13.21%) Network Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Network Support
7 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) Web Services
2 20 (37.74%) .NET
3 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
5 8 (15.09%) XML
5 8 (15.09%) WCF
6 7 (13.21%) HTML
6 7 (13.21%) CSS
7 4 (7.55%) LAMP
7 4 (7.55%) jQuery
8 2 (3.77%) Flash
8 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.89%) JSON
9 1 (1.89%) Grails
9 1 (1.89%) WPF
9 1 (1.89%) Spring
9 1 (1.89%) Ajax
9 1 (1.89%) WinForms
9 1 (1.89%) XHTML
9 1 (1.89%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) N-Tier
2 6 (11.32%) Social Media
3 4 (7.55%) NHS
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.55%) Copywriting
4 3 (5.66%) Replication
4 3 (5.66%) Firmware
5 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) Wiki
6 1 (1.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (37.74%) Windows 7
3 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (26.42%) Windows XP
3 14 (26.42%) Windows Vista
4 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Project Management
2 12 (22.64%) ETL
2 12 (22.64%) Data Transformation
3 11 (20.75%) Change Management
4 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (13.21%) SOA
5 7 (13.21%) AOP
6 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.43%) CRM
7 4 (7.55%) ITIL
7 4 (7.55%) Web Design
7 4 (7.55%) TDD
7 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.55%) Change Control
7 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.55%) Refactoring
7 4 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) C#
2 16 (30.19%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.09%) VB.NET
4 8 (15.09%) Groovy
5 4 (7.55%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) Java
6 2 (3.77%) C
7 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) CCNA
1 20 (37.74%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (28.30%) CCNP
3 13 (24.53%) MCP
3 13 (24.53%) CCSP
3 13 (24.53%) CCIP
3 13 (24.53%) MCSE
4 10 (18.87%) Degree
5 7 (13.21%) MCSA
6 6 (11.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
3 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (26.42%) Terminal Services
3 9 (16.98%) Forefront TMG
3 9 (16.98%) UAG
3 9 (16.98%) ISA Server
4 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
5 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCOM
1 1 (1.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) VMware
1 20 (37.74%) Cisco
2 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Nimsoft
4 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Dell
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
Shefford, Bedfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago