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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 29 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.74% 4.96% 4.85%
As % of the System Software category 59.18% 29.79% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 13
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £34,357
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -12.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,400 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
49 47 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.15% 16.67% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 26
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -29.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bedford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 47 (85.45%) VMware
2 43 (78.18%) Windows
3 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
4 36 (65.45%) vSphere
5 31 (56.36%) VMware ESX
6 30 (54.55%) Intel
7 28 (50.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (49.09%) MS Excel
8 27 (49.09%) MS Exchange
9 26 (47.27%) Citrix
9 26 (47.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
10 25 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 25 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (41.82%) MCSE
12 23 (41.82%) MCSA
12 23 (41.82%) XenApp
12 23 (41.82%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
14 21 (38.18%) ITIL
15 19 (34.55%) MCP
15 19 (34.55%) VCP5
16 16 (29.09%) SQL
17 15 (27.27%) Server Building
18 13 (23.64%) Data Centre
18 13 (23.64%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 27 (49.09%) MS Exchange
2 25 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (41.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (49.09%) MS Excel
2 11 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (3.64%) MS Project
3 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.64%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) SAN
2 12 (21.82%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (18.18%) DNS
3 10 (18.18%) Network Security
3 10 (18.18%) DHCP
4 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 2 (3.64%) SMTP
5 2 (3.64%) Internet
5 2 (3.64%) MPLS
5 2 (3.64%) Firewall
5 2 (3.64%) VLAN
5 2 (3.64%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Consultant
2 10 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (18.18%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Server Support
3 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Support Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Server Support Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Server Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Server Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
1 2 (3.64%) J2EE
1 2 (3.64%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) jQuery
2 1 (1.82%) CSS
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.18%) Replication
3 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 43 (78.18%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.64%) UNIX
5 2 (3.64%) Linux
5 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (38.18%) ITIL
3 15 (27.27%) Server Building
4 7 (12.73%) Time Management
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.64%) Change Management
8 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.64%) Identity Management
8 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.64%) People Management
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.82%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) R
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (47.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (41.82%) MCSE
2 23 (41.82%) MCSA
3 22 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 19 (34.55%) MCP
4 19 (34.55%) VCP5
5 5 (9.09%) CCNP
5 5 (9.09%) CCNA
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.64%) VCP4
6 2 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (65.45%) vSphere
2 31 (56.36%) VMware ESX
3 25 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (41.82%) XenApp
5 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
1 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (85.45%) VMware
2 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
3 30 (54.55%) Intel
4 26 (47.27%) Citrix
5 11 (20.00%) CommVault
5 11 (20.00%) FalconStor
6 10 (18.18%) Oracle
6 10 (18.18%) Cisco
7 6 (10.91%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.82%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.82%) Draytek
8 1 (1.82%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (1.82%) Dell
8 1 (1.82%) Nintex
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + bonus & full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago