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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 13 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 18 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.14% 5.29% 8.52%
As % of the System Software category 85.71% 47.83% 60.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 25
Median salary £30,000 £33,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.77% -26.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,550 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,300 £50,900
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
21 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 15.33% 11.06% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 29
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bedford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 8 (38.10%) Office 365
5 8 (38.10%) Firewall
6 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) Citrix
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (19.05%) SCCM
9 4 (19.05%) Network Security
9 4 (19.05%) vSphere
9 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
9 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
9 4 (19.05%) SAN
9 4 (19.05%) Change Management
9 4 (19.05%) HP
9 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 4 (19.05%) MS Office
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle
10 3 (14.29%) Web Services
10 3 (14.29%) Linux

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
2 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
4 2 (9.52%) VLAN
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) IT Support
4 4 (19.05%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Support
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Flash
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) SailPoint
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) CMDB
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (9.52%) Android
9 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
9 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCP
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
2 2 (9.52%) Simpana
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Apple
5 3 (14.29%) CA
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) CommVault
6 2 (9.52%) Dell
6 2 (9.52%) FalconStor
6 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
6 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.76%) Draytek
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) NETGEAR
7 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.76%) Veeam
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