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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 44 29 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.85% 6.71% 15.87%
As % of the System Software category 29.27% 65.52% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 33
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
41 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.14% 10.25% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 39
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,100 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 17 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bedford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) VMware
3 19 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (59.26%) DNS
5 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (51.85%) MCSE
6 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
6 14 (51.85%) Citrix
7 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (40.74%) IBM Notes
8 11 (40.74%) Lotus Domino
8 11 (40.74%) Lotus
9 10 (37.04%) VoIP
9 10 (37.04%) WAN
9 10 (37.04%) DHCP
9 10 (37.04%) MCITP
9 10 (37.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 9 (33.33%) LAN
10 9 (33.33%) VPN
10 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (33.33%) McAfee
10 9 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (29.63%) ITIL
11 8 (29.63%) Firewall
12 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
12 7 (25.93%) HP
12 7 (25.93%) Finance
13 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
13 6 (22.22%) Kerberos
13 6 (22.22%) NFS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 11 (40.74%) IBM Notes
1 11 (40.74%) Lotus Domino
2 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (11.11%) Lync
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) DNS
2 10 (37.04%) VoIP
2 10 (37.04%) WAN
2 10 (37.04%) DHCP
3 9 (33.33%) LAN
3 9 (33.33%) VPN
4 8 (29.63%) Firewall
5 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
6 6 (22.22%) Kerberos
6 6 (22.22%) SAN
6 6 (22.22%) IPsec
7 5 (18.52%) LDAP
8 1 (3.70%) FTP
8 1 (3.70%) HTTP
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.70%) Internet
8 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Administrator
1 6 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Network Support
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Support
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) PC Support
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) PKI
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Android
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Phone
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Change Control
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Logistics
7 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (51.85%) MCSE
3 10 (37.04%) MCITP
4 5 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (11.11%) MCTS
5 3 (11.11%) CCA
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (7.41%) MCSA
6 2 (7.41%) MCP
6 2 (7.41%) VCP5
7 1 (3.70%) CCNA
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (37.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 6 (22.22%) vSphere
3 6 (22.22%) NFS
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) MOM
1 5 (18.52%) HP SIM
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) VMware
2 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Citrix
3 11 (40.74%) Lotus
4 9 (33.33%) McAfee
5 7 (25.93%) HP
6 6 (22.22%) Dell
7 5 (18.52%) CA
7 5 (18.52%) IBM
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco
9 2 (7.41%) Intel
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