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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 81 83 102
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.77% 1.62% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.66% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 8
Median salary £35,000 £24,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £20,500 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £35,500 £60,168
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
860 1082 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.40% 97.65% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 775 928 1044
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Bedford +6 6 £34,500 +18.96%
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) SLA
4 5 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (26.32%) Apache
4 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (26.32%) JBoss
4 5 (26.32%) IIS
4 5 (26.32%) MySQL
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
5 4 (21.05%) Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) ERP
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 7

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 (26.32%) Apache
1 5 (26.32%) IIS
1 5 (26.32%) JBoss
1 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Sage 200
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) CCTV
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) CentOS
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
1 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.26%) APMG
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Facebook
4 1 (5.26%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter
4 1 (5.26%) Veeam