Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Support
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 52 71
Rank change year-on-year +22 +19 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 14 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 5.30% 2.59% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 2.65% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 12
Bedford median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +23.89% -
10th Percentile £18,500 £23,000 £18,250
90th Percentile £30,250 £42,500 £31,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £25,750 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -20.77% +18.18% -15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedford
Permanent vacancies in Bedford with a recognized job title 259 340 530
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.11% 97.98% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 225 302 474
Bedford median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £62,350
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% +5.88%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings that featured IT Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Bedford

IT Support
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in Bedford.

Salary trend for IT Support in Bedford

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Bedford over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Bedford

IT Support Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Bedford region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 10 (71.43%) Office 365
2 10 (71.43%) Change Management
2 10 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 10 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Server Building
3 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 2 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Firmware
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (7.14%) SLA

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
1 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Change Management
1 10 (71.43%) Incident Management
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
1 10 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 2 (14.29%) Server Building
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft