Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 95 96
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1 -15
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 21 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.04% 1.79% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.94% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 35
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.13% +6.67% +42.86%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,087 £51,250
90th Percentile £77,125 £110,000 £101,000
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +19.05%

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 912 1447 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.63% 92.64% 90.15%
Number of salaries quoted 770 1254 1545
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,325 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £71,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +2.27%

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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
Bedford +17 8 £60,000 -27.27%
Luton +19 5 £83,750 -0.30% 1
Dunstable - 2 £45,000 -
Shefford - 1 £42,500 -
IT Strategy
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing IT Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) Office 365
3 10 (47.62%) Project Management
4 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 9 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 9 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (28.57%) MCITP
5 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 6 (28.57%) SOA
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco
5 6 (28.57%) Internet
5 6 (28.57%) CCNA
5 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 6 (28.57%) Line Management
5 6 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 5 (23.81%) Email Filtering
6 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (23.81%) High Availability
6 5 (23.81%) PowerShell

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 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
1 6 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (23.81%) DHCP
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Dutch Language
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Application Delivery Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Server Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
1 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 6 (28.57%) Line Management
3 6 (28.57%) SOA
4 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (23.81%) Email Filtering
4 5 (23.81%) High Availability
4 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) Change Control
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) ERP
5 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) MCITP
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) HP