The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 87 80 108
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.06% 1.51% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.54% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 8
Median salary £26,500 £24,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% -16.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £19,700 £18,196
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £36,600 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
IT Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
868 1104 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.44% 97.79% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 727 853 1117
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -8 5 - - 1
Bedford +9 4 £23,000 +24.32% 2
Dunstable -6 1 £30,000 +25.00%
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT Support 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 Bedfordshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) ITIL
4 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
5 7 (25.93%) .NET
5 7 (25.93%) C#
5 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
5 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
5 7 (25.93%) CSS
5 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
5 7 (25.93%) jQuery
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (25.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (22.22%) DBS Check
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) SLA
7 5 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (18.52%) Unix
7 5 (18.52%) Apache
7 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
7 5 (18.52%) Linux
7 5 (18.52%) JBoss
7 5 (18.52%) IIS
7 5 (18.52%) MySQL
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) Service Management
7 5 (18.52%) Change Management

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (18.52%) Apache
1 5 (18.52%) IIS
1 5 (18.52%) JBoss
1 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
1 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
1 7 (25.93%) CSS
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
1 7 (25.93%) jQuery
2 2 (7.41%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) CCTV
3 1 (3.70%) EPoS
3 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Change Management
4 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
4 5 (18.52%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
7 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Data Management
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (22.22%) DBS Check
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) APMG
5 1 (3.70%) MCITP
5 1 (3.70%) MCP
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Facebook
3 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Alere
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + £100k OTE + car
Posted: 13 days ago