Period
to 27 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £20,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

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

Support Technician
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 78 82
Rank change year-on-year +39 +4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 1 2 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.40% 0.26% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.27% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Median annual salary £20,500 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% -5.66% +12.77%
10th Percentile £19,250 £23,500 £22,550
90th Percentile £21,750 £26,500 £27,500
East of England median annual salary £23,250 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year -15.45% +3.77% +11.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 239 750 1,022
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 96.65% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 193 581 822
Median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,798 £29,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £80,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,139
% change year-on-year - +5.23% -4.97%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Support Technician in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Bedfordshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Support Technician in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Support Technician in Bedfordshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. 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
Biggleswade - 1 £20,500 -
Support Technician
East of England

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, Support Technician job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Support Technician 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft