The median annual salary for a Service Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Service Analyst
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 37 46
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Analyst 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.99% 1.07% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 1.15% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £30,000 £21,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.69%  

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 131 174 268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 97.76% 93.05% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 107 153 199
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Service Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured Service Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Analyst in Bedford

Service Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Service Analyst in Bedford

Service Analyst Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Service Analyst 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 Service Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
3 3 (27.27%) Transition Management
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Test Management
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) .NET

Service Analyst 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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
1 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) ITSM
1 3 (27.27%) Planning and Forecasting
1 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) SDLC
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
1 3 (27.27%) Test Management
1 3 (27.27%) Transition Management
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix