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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 34 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 3 21 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.61% 7.47% 9.39%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 50.00% 67.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 43
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £41,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £56,000 £40,000
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
15 42 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.06% 14.95% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 61
Average salary £35,000 £48,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +49.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 11 (64.71%) VMware
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (47.06%) VMware ESX
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (41.18%) MCSE
8 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
8 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
8 7 (41.18%) MCP
9 6 (35.29%) ITIL
9 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 6 (35.29%) vSphere
10 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (29.41%) MCSA
11 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (23.53%) MS Office
11 4 (23.53%) DHCP
11 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
11 4 (23.53%) Dell
11 4 (23.53%) Intel
11 4 (23.53%) Citrix
11 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
11 4 (23.53%) XenApp
11 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
11 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Technical Support
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Field Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) AS400
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) iSeries
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.88%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Presales
3 3 (17.65%) Server Building
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) MCP
2 7 (41.18%) MCSE
3 5 (29.41%) MCSA
4 3 (17.65%) VCP5
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (11.76%) MCITP
6 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (5.88%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (47.06%) VMware ESX
3 6 (35.29%) vSphere
4 4 (23.53%) XenApp
5 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) Dell
3 4 (23.53%) Intel
4 2 (11.76%) Adobe
4 2 (11.76%) Avaya
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Draytek
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) NETGEAR
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.88%) Facebook
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter
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