The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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 Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 97 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 2 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% 1.40% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.48% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 4
Average salary £46,750 £21,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+117.44% -21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £21,500 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £53,350 £24,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £24,375 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 1016 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.75% 94.78% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 956 922 752
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
East of England

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited IT Support in their job title 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 with IT Support in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) HNC

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited IT Support in their job title 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 with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago