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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 60 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 13 44 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.97% 5.34% 5.50%
As % of the System Software category 28.26% 44.90% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 47
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £21,900 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £45,000
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
46 98 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.97% 11.89% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 42 87 68
Median salary £50,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +12 7 £26,500 -30.71% 4
Luton -16 3 £56,250 +40.62%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 21 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 13 (36.11%) WAN
6 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
6 11 (30.56%) LAN
6 11 (30.56%) Web Services
7 10 (27.78%) Linux
7 10 (27.78%) VMware
8 9 (25.00%) ITIL
8 9 (25.00%) DNS
8 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (22.22%) High Availability
9 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
9 8 (22.22%) Load Balancing
10 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
10 7 (19.44%) MS Office
10 7 (19.44%) Office 365
10 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
10 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
11 6 (16.67%) SCCM
11 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (16.67%) HP
11 6 (16.67%) Firewall
12 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
12 5 (13.89%) Citrix

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 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (19.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (19.44%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) WAN
2 11 (30.56%) LAN
3 9 (25.00%) DNS
4 6 (16.67%) Firewall
5 5 (13.89%) SAN
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security
7 2 (5.56%) LDAP
7 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.78%) DHCP
8 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.78%) VLAN
8 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) IT Support
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Support Technician
5 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) IT Technician
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) Flash
2 2 (5.56%) J2EE
2 2 (5.56%) REST
2 2 (5.56%) RESTful
2 2 (5.56%) SailPoint
2 2 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.33%) Unix
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) High Availability
2 8 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.11%) SDLC
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.56%) Data Security
6 2 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C++
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.56%) VBScript
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) MCP
2 3 (8.33%) MCSA
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) VCP6
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.78%) MCDST
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) MCTS
4 1 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) Simpana
4 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) HP
4 5 (13.89%) Citrix
5 4 (11.11%) CA
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) Dell
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (8.33%) Intel Security
7 2 (5.56%) 3Com
7 2 (5.56%) CommVault
7 2 (5.56%) EMC
7 2 (5.56%) FalconStor
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
8 1 (2.78%) Apple
8 1 (2.78%) Avaya
8 1 (2.78%) Draytek
8 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.78%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
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