The median annual salary for an IT Support was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 42 43
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.80% 1.90% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.99% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Median salary £27,500 £37,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.67% +27.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 124 201 272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 99.20% 95.71% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 113 175 209
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured IT Support in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Office 365
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection

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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
1 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
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