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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 24 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.80% 4.86% 6.15%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 50.00% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 18
Median salary £23,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £26,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,950 £48,000 £45,000
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
12 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.39% 9.72% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 29
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bedford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) CA
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Simpana
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) FalconStor
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) CommVault
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix

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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SAN Support
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) Simpana
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CA
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) CommVault
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) FalconStor
2 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Draytek
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) NETGEAR
3 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
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