Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 71 96
Rank change year-on-year +6 +25 +12
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 18 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.03% 2.74% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 3.01% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 32
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £77,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.48% +3.33% +42.86%
10th Percentile £41,250 £60,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £80,500 £92,500 £83,750
East of England median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £60,500
% change year-on-year -1.67% -0.83% +5.22%

IT Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 790 1,331 1,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.96% 91.29% 90.39%
Number of salaries quoted 725 1,126 1,413
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,300
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.27% +0.76% +1.12%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing IT Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Bedfordshire

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Strategy in Bedfordshire

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Strategy in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in Bedfordshire

IT Strategy
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Strategy within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +26 6 £52,500 -37.50% 2
Dunstable - 3 £45,000 -
Bedford +20 1 £55,000 -33.33% 1
IT Strategy
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing IT Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 12 (66.67%) Project Management
2 11 (61.11%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (33.33%) SAP
5 6 (33.33%) ERP
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Change Management
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
5 6 (33.33%) Line Management
6 5 (27.78%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (27.78%) Office 365
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
6 5 (27.78%) Email Filtering
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
6 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (27.78%) High Availability
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) Dutch Language
6 5 (27.78%) MCITP
6 5 (27.78%) CCNA
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (27.78%) DHCP
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.56%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) GIS
General
1 5 (27.78%) Dutch Language
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Applications Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Server Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Application Delivery Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Web Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Change Management
3 6 (33.33%) ERP
3 6 (33.33%) Line Management
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (27.78%) Email Filtering
4 5 (27.78%) High Availability
4 5 (27.78%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (22.22%) Change Control
5 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
6 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) CCNA
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) MCITP
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) HNC
3 3 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
1 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 6 (33.33%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com