Period
to 19 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 19 January 2020.

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
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 85 72
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.26% 0.77% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.78% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 9
Bedfordshire median annual salary £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +12.77% -9.62%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,550 £20,625
90th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £25,450
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +12.77% -2.08%

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 738 1,021 857
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 97.89% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 563 808 782
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.01% -1.00%
10th Percentile £29,375 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +3.33%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Bedfordshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Bedfordshire

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

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:

Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA