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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 30 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 11 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.68% 6.13% 3.25%
As % of the System Software category 44.00% 52.78% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 13
Average salary £38,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
25 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.64% 11.61% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 29
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 5 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bedford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 12 (60.00%) VMware ESX
6 11 (55.00%) MCSE
6 11 (55.00%) MCP
7 10 (50.00%) ITIL
7 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (50.00%) vSphere
8 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (45.00%) MCSA
9 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (40.00%) Intel
9 8 (40.00%) Citrix
9 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (40.00%) XenApp
9 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
10 7 (35.00%) VCP5
10 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (35.00%) Server Building

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (35.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) AS400
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (35.00%) Presales
3 7 (35.00%) Server Building
4 4 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (55.00%) MCP
2 11 (55.00%) MCSE
3 9 (45.00%) MCSA
4 7 (35.00%) VCP5
4 7 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (10.00%) MCITP
6 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 10 (50.00%) vSphere
4 8 (40.00%) XenApp
5 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
3 8 (40.00%) Intel
4 4 (20.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) Avaya
6 2 (10.00%) Adobe
6 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.00%) Draytek
6 2 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) NETGEAR
6 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Car,
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago