The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 44 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.56% 6.16% 4.19%
As % of the System Software category 32.61% 51.52% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 7
Average salary £30,000 £32,178 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.76% -28.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
System Software Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
46 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.04% 11.96% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 15
Average salary £33,500 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.18% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,750 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
Bedfordshire

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 10 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bedford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
3 23 (65.71%) Citrix
3 23 (65.71%) DNS
3 23 (65.71%) VMware
4 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (51.43%) DHCP
4 18 (51.43%) ITIL
5 17 (48.57%) VPN
5 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (37.14%) MCITP
8 13 (37.14%) Lotus
8 13 (37.14%) IBM Notes
8 13 (37.14%) Lotus Domino
9 12 (34.29%) Firewall
10 11 (31.43%) McAfee
10 11 (31.43%) LAN
10 11 (31.43%) VoIP
10 11 (31.43%) WAN
10 11 (31.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 11 (31.43%) Mobile Device Management
11 10 (28.57%) MCSE
12 8 (22.86%) MCP
12 8 (22.86%) Change Control
13 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 7 (20.00%) CCA
13 7 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (20.00%) Finance

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 (37.14%) IBM Notes
1 13 (37.14%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (17.14%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.86%) Lync
6 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) DNS
2 18 (51.43%) DHCP
3 17 (48.57%) VPN
4 12 (34.29%) Firewall
5 11 (31.43%) LAN
5 11 (31.43%) VoIP
5 11 (31.43%) WAN
6 6 (17.14%) Kerberos
6 6 (17.14%) SSL
6 6 (17.14%) IPsec
6 6 (17.14%) NetScaler
7 5 (14.29%) LDAP
7 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 15 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Administrator
4 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (14.29%) Team Leader
7 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (11.43%) Technical Support
8 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support
8 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (5.71%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.71%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Thin Client
1 6 (17.14%) PKI
1 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
1 6 (17.14%) Fat Client
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (22.86%) Change Control
4 5 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.57%) Service Management
6 3 (8.57%) CRM
6 3 (8.57%) ITSM
6 3 (8.57%) Email Management
6 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
1 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (37.14%) MCITP
3 10 (28.57%) MCSE
4 8 (22.86%) MCP
5 7 (20.00%) CCA
5 7 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (17.14%) CCIA
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (5.71%) MCSA
8 2 (5.71%) VCP5
9 1 (2.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (31.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 6 (17.14%) NFS
3 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
3 6 (17.14%) XenApp
3 6 (17.14%) XenServer
3 6 (17.14%) XenDesktop
3 6 (17.14%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) MOM
1 5 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 3 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 23 (65.71%) Citrix
2 23 (65.71%) VMware
3 13 (37.14%) Lotus
4 11 (31.43%) McAfee
5 6 (17.14%) Wyse
6 5 (14.29%) CA
6 5 (14.29%) IBM
6 5 (14.29%) HP
6 5 (14.29%) Dell
7 3 (8.57%) Symantec
8 2 (5.71%) Altiris
8 2 (5.71%) Intel
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco
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