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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 13 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.15% 5.70% 10.14%
As % of the System Software category 29.55% 51.52% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 22
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
44 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.06% 11.07% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 29
Average salary £33,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.18% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bedford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) VMware
3 19 (59.38%) DNS
4 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
5 17 (53.13%) Citrix
6 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (43.75%) MCSE
8 13 (40.63%) IBM Notes
8 13 (40.63%) Lotus Domino
8 13 (40.63%) DHCP
8 13 (40.63%) Lotus
9 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (37.50%) VoIP
9 12 (37.50%) WAN
9 12 (37.50%) VPN
9 12 (37.50%) ITIL
9 12 (37.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 11 (34.38%) Mobile Device Management
10 11 (34.38%) MCITP
10 11 (34.38%) LAN
10 11 (34.38%) McAfee
11 8 (25.00%) Firewall
12 7 (21.88%) HP
12 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
12 7 (21.88%) Finance
13 6 (18.75%) IPsec
13 6 (18.75%) PKI
13 6 (18.75%) vSphere

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (40.63%) IBM Notes
1 13 (40.63%) Lotus Domino
2 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (9.38%) Lync
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.13%) IIS
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) DNS
2 13 (40.63%) DHCP
3 12 (37.50%) VoIP
3 12 (37.50%) WAN
3 12 (37.50%) VPN
4 11 (34.38%) LAN
5 8 (25.00%) Firewall
6 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
7 6 (18.75%) Kerberos
7 6 (18.75%) IPsec
7 6 (18.75%) SAN
8 5 (15.63%) LDAP
9 1 (3.13%) FTP
9 1 (3.13%) HTTP
9 1 (3.13%) Internet
9 1 (3.13%) SSL
9 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
9 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Support
6 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (9.38%) Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.38%) Network Support
8 2 (6.25%) PC Support
8 2 (6.25%) Wintel Support
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) PKI
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.50%) Android
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Phone
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) ITIL
2 11 (34.38%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (15.63%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) ITSM
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.38%) Email Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 3 (9.38%) Time Management
5 3 (9.38%) Change Control
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Logistics
7 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
1 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (43.75%) MCSE
3 11 (34.38%) MCITP
4 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (12.50%) CCA
5 4 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (9.38%) MCTS
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (9.38%) MCP
7 2 (6.25%) VCP5
7 2 (6.25%) MCSA
8 1 (3.13%) CCNA
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.13%) Degree
8 1 (3.13%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (37.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 6 (18.75%) vSphere
3 6 (18.75%) NFS
3 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) MOM
1 5 (15.63%) HP SIM
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 17 (53.13%) Citrix
3 13 (40.63%) Lotus
4 11 (34.38%) McAfee
5 7 (21.88%) HP
6 6 (18.75%) Dell
7 5 (15.63%) CA
7 5 (15.63%) IBM
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco
8 2 (6.25%) Intel
9 1 (3.13%) Wyse
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Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + substantial benefits & bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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