The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 23 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Statistics
Rank 86 86 78
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Statistics 9 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.78% 0.46% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.10% 2.01% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Average salary £62,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,375 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
290 249 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.15% 23.10% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 257 226 231
Average salary £42,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,150 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Statistics across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Statistics
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Statistics Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Statistics
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -8 8 £62,500 +127.27%
Statistics
East of England

Statistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Statistics also 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 that cited Statistics.

1 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 21 (84.00%) SQL
3 17 (68.00%) Linux
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (44.00%) ITIL
5 11 (44.00%) Windows
5 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (44.00%) VMware
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 10 (40.00%) Firewall
6 10 (40.00%) BIG-IP
6 10 (40.00%) Incident Management
6 10 (40.00%) LAN
6 10 (40.00%) WAN
6 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (40.00%) MPLS
6 10 (40.00%) MCSE
6 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
6 10 (40.00%) IIS
6 10 (40.00%) Degree
6 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (40.00%) F5
6 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (36.00%) Data Migration

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Statistics also 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 that cited Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (40.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.00%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (40.00%) MPLS
2 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 10 (40.00%) LAN
2 10 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (8.00%) DataStage
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) Base SAS
General
1 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) DBA
1 7 (28.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Account Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Account Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Database Architect
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Replication
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (28.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (36.00%) Data Migration
3 9 (36.00%) Validation
3 9 (36.00%) Migration
4 5 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) MCSE
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Statspack
1 7 (28.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (40.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) Northgate
5 1 (4.00%) Capita
5 1 (4.00%) Orchard
5 1 (4.00%) Ceridian
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Avaya