The median annual salary for an IT Support was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 26 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
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 83 82
Rank change year-on-year +24 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 8 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.33% 0.78% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.82% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 17
Median salary £22,500 £35,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +45.83%  
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 Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 592 852 1094
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 98.18% 94.35% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 456 768 931
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Bedfordshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Bedfordshire

IT Support
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 Support within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 5 £22,500 - 2
Bedford +9 2 £28,750 -16.66% 1
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bedfordshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
1 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
2 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Office 365
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
3 7 (41.18%) Problem Management
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
5 4 (23.53%) MCP
5 4 (23.53%) DHCP
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.88%) Firewall
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (5.88%) Finance
7 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
7 1 (5.88%) Billing

IT Support Skill Set
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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (23.53%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.88%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Change Management
1 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.88%) CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.88%) ERP
2 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCP
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Epicor
2 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Sage
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago