The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 51 37 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.10% 5.21% 15.93%
As % of the System Software category 21.21% 68.18% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 29
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £30,600 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

System Software Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
33 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.88% 7.64% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 41
Average salary £31,250 £33,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.71% +4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bedford region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bedford

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bedford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 14 (73.68%) Windows
1 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Citrix
2 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (47.37%) DNS
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) VoIP
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
5 8 (42.11%) IBM Notes
5 8 (42.11%) Lotus Domino
5 8 (42.11%) MCSE
5 8 (42.11%) SAN
5 8 (42.11%) Lotus
5 8 (42.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (36.84%) DHCP
6 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
6 7 (36.84%) LAN
7 6 (31.58%) VPN
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (31.58%) McAfee
7 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco
9 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (21.05%) MS Office
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL
9 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) IBM Notes
1 8 (42.11%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
3 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (15.79%) Lync
4 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) VoIP
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) SAN
3 7 (36.84%) DHCP
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
4 6 (31.58%) VPN
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) FTP
6 2 (10.53%) HTTP
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall
7 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Games
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Network Support
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) PC Support
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Android
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Phone
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (42.11%) MCSE
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (21.05%) MCITP
5 3 (15.79%) MCTS
5 3 (15.79%) MCP
5 3 (15.79%) CCA
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (10.53%) CCNA
6 2 (10.53%) MCSA
6 2 (10.53%) VCP5
7 1 (5.26%) Degree
7 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (21.05%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Lotus
4 6 (31.58%) McAfee
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) HP
7 2 (10.53%) Intel
8 1 (5.26%) Altiris
8 1 (5.26%) Symantec
8 1 (5.26%) Dell
8 1 (5.26%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Krooter
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum Dependent upon skills/experience
Posted: 13 days ago