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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 60 69 85
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.16% 2.07% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 2.18% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 9
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,845
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%

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
577 735 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.85% 95.21% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 479 644 795
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Bedford +15 4 £30,000 - 2
Biggleswade - 1 £25,000 -
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Office 365
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) MS Office
6 4 (26.67%) Change Management
6 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
7 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
9 1 (6.67%) SANS
9 1 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (6.67%) Change Control
9 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
9 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Security
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CEH
1 1 (6.67%) CISA
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (6.67%) CSSLP
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) GIAC
1 1 (6.67%) SANS
1 1 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Qualys
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Community Dental Services
Salary: From £21,909 to £28,462 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago