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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 20 40
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 3 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.54% 10.86% 9.95%
As % of the System Software category 23.08% 58.00% 69.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 37
Median salary £22,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £29,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £55,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
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
13 50 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.67% 18.73% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 53
Median salary £35,000 £48,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +44.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £33,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) VMware ESX
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) MS Office
7 5 (35.71%) ITIL
7 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (28.57%) DHCP
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 4 (28.57%) vSphere
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 3 (21.43%) Time Management
9 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
9 3 (21.43%) SCCM
9 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) .NET
9 3 (21.43%) MCP

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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Local Government
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) AS400
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) iSeries
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 1 (7.14%) OS/400
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
8 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Presales
3 2 (14.29%) Server Building
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) MCSA
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) MCITP
3 2 (14.29%) VCP5
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware ESX
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Intel
5 1 (7.14%) Adobe
5 1 (7.14%) Facebook
5 1 (7.14%) Twitter
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