Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Technical Support
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 56 72
Rank change year-on-year +15 +16 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.77% 0.56% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.57% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 11
Bedford median annual salary £31,250 £22,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.05% -2.22% -
10th Percentile £22,875 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £40,625 £23,000 £23,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £23,750 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -20.83% +20.00% +11.11%

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 254 350 521
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.07% 98.87% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 213 310 480
Bedford median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,050 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Bedford

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Bedford

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Bedford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Bedford

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec

Technical 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec