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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 67 82 98
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 9 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.29% 0.99% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.01% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 10
Median salary £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
677 894 1140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.71% 98.35% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 581 796 968
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 30 September 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram 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 30 September 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
Dunstable +32 4 £20,750 -58.50%
Bedford - 4 £35,000 - 1
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (18.75%) Qualys
4 3 (18.75%) Computer Security
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) CSSLP
4 3 (18.75%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
4 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (18.75%) Information Governance
4 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (18.75%) SANS
4 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (18.75%) CISSP
4 3 (18.75%) SSCP
4 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (18.75%) CISA
4 3 (18.75%) CISM
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (18.75%) GIAC
4 3 (18.75%) CEH
5 2 (12.50%) VMware

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 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) EPoS
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) CentOS
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Change Control
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Security
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
2 3 (18.75%) Information Governance
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security
2 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) CEH
2 3 (18.75%) CISA
2 3 (18.75%) CISM
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (18.75%) CSSLP
2 3 (18.75%) GIAC
2 3 (18.75%) SANS
2 3 (18.75%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (18.75%) SSCP
3 1 (6.25%) APMG
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Qualys
2 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
4 1 (6.25%) Veeam
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS
Posted: 6 days ago