The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 46 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 21 39 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.46% 4.97% 6.14%
As % of the System Software category 52.50% 44.32% 68.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 61
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 88 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.59% 11.22% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 40 82 74
Median salary £36,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bedfordshire region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +19 18 £30,000 -9.77% 2
Biggleswade - 1 £25,000 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 36 (94.74%) Windows
2 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
3 20 (52.63%) Windows Server
4 17 (44.74%) Windows 7
4 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
5 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
6 12 (31.58%) VMware
7 11 (28.95%) Firewall
7 11 (28.95%) WAN
7 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
7 11 (28.95%) Office 365
8 10 (26.32%) MS Office
8 10 (26.32%) ITIL
9 9 (23.68%) SQL
9 9 (23.68%) LAN
9 9 (23.68%) Linux
9 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (23.68%) Windows 10
10 8 (21.05%) Web Services
11 7 (18.42%) Problem Management
12 6 (15.79%) HP
12 6 (15.79%) Citrix
12 6 (15.79%) SAN
12 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
13 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (13.16%) High Availability
13 5 (13.16%) Oracle

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (26.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
1 11 (28.95%) WAN
2 9 (23.68%) LAN
3 6 (15.79%) SAN
4 4 (10.53%) DNS
4 4 (10.53%) Network Security
4 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.89%) Wireless
6 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.26%) LDAP
6 2 (5.26%) VLAN
7 1 (2.63%) DHCP
7 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) IT Support
3 7 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) IT Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) IT Manager
4 6 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Support Technician
5 5 (13.16%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Technical Support
5 5 (13.16%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support
6 4 (10.53%) IT Technician
7 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Support
7 3 (7.89%) IT Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) Flash
3 2 (5.26%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) REST
3 2 (5.26%) RESTful
3 2 (5.26%) SailPoint
3 2 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
1 3 (7.89%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
3 1 (2.63%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 17 (44.74%) Windows 7
4 9 (23.68%) Linux
4 9 (23.68%) Windows 10
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.89%) Unix
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.26%) Android
8 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) Problem Management
3 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.16%) High Availability
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps
5 3 (7.89%) SDLC
5 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (5.26%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) C++
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.26%) VBScript
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) CCNA
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) MCP
3 2 (5.26%) MCSA
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) VCP6
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) vSphere
3 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
4 2 (5.26%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.89%) Puppet
3 2 (5.26%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.26%) Simpana
4 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) Citrix
3 6 (15.79%) HP
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle
5 4 (10.53%) CA
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) Apple
6 3 (7.89%) Dell
7 2 (5.26%) 3Com
7 2 (5.26%) CommVault
7 2 (5.26%) EMC
7 2 (5.26%) FalconStor
7 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.26%) IBM
7 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.63%) Draytek
8 1 (2.63%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.63%) Veeam
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Interesting work
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: uP TO £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago