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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 50 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 30 79 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.38% 7.03% 7.64%
As % of the System Software category 34.88% 64.23% 62.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27 68 79
Median salary £26,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
Active Directory
East of England

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
86 123 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.70% 10.94% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 79 97 130
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +3 13 £50,000 +36.05% 1
Bedford -12 6 £22,000 -48.23%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 45 (76.27%) Microsoft
2 44 (74.58%) Windows
3 33 (55.93%) Windows Server
4 29 (49.15%) MS Office
4 29 (49.15%) ITIL
5 28 (47.46%) VMware
6 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
6 24 (40.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (40.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (35.59%) Citrix
9 20 (33.90%) SCCM
10 19 (32.20%) XenDesktop
10 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (30.51%) Project Management
12 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
12 17 (28.81%) Office 365
13 15 (25.42%) SharePoint
13 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
14 14 (23.73%) Web Services
14 14 (23.73%) LDAP
15 12 (20.34%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (20.34%) Advertising
15 12 (20.34%) XenApp
15 12 (20.34%) Amazon EC2
15 12 (20.34%) Amazon S3
15 12 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (20.34%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (20.34%) SCOM
15 12 (20.34%) Operations Management

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 15 (25.42%) SharePoint
2 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.78%) IIS
4 3 (5.08%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (5.08%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.39%) Apache
5 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 29 (49.15%) MS Office
2 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.81%) Office 365
2 12 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (20.34%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (20.34%) Amazon S3
2 12 (20.34%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
2 14 (23.73%) LDAP
3 5 (8.47%) SAN
4 4 (6.78%) DHCP
5 3 (5.08%) DNS
5 3 (5.08%) Intranet
6 2 (3.39%) LAN
6 2 (3.39%) VPN
6 2 (3.39%) WAN
7 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.69%) Firewall
7 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (20.34%) Advertising
2 7 (11.86%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.39%) Local Government
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Citrix Specialist
3 10 (16.95%) Service Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Support Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Server Support
5 8 (13.56%) Windows Server Support
6 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Wintel Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (10.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Server Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Service Desk Support
7 6 (10.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Windows Server Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Active Directory Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Release Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) Web Services
2 7 (11.86%) .NET
3 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.39%) J2EE
3 2 (3.39%) Middleware
3 2 (3.39%) REST
3 2 (3.39%) RESTful
3 2 (3.39%) SailPoint
3 2 (3.39%) SOAP
4 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.08%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) Life Science
5 1 (1.69%) AS400
5 1 (1.69%) CCTV
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.69%) EPoS
5 1 (1.69%) Fintech
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) iSeries
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (74.58%) Windows
2 33 (55.93%) Windows Server
3 24 (40.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
6 8 (13.56%) Windows 8
6 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.47%) Windows 10
8 4 (6.78%) Unix
9 2 (3.39%) Linux
9 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.69%) OS/400
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) ITIL
2 18 (30.51%) Project Management
3 12 (20.34%) Operations Management
4 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
5 8 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (10.17%) Application Packaging
6 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.47%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (8.47%) Time Management
8 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.08%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.08%) Software Deployment
9 2 (3.39%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (3.39%) Identity Management
9 2 (3.39%) Information Security
9 2 (3.39%) Migration
9 2 (3.39%) People Management
9 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) C
2 5 (8.47%) SQL
3 4 (6.78%) Java
3 4 (6.78%) VB
4 2 (3.39%) C++
4 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (40.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.34%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (16.95%) MCSE
4 6 (10.17%) MCITP
5 5 (8.47%) Degree
6 4 (6.78%) MCP
6 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (5.08%) MCSA
8 2 (3.39%) CCA
8 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.39%) MCTS
8 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.39%) VCP5
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.69%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (32.20%) XenDesktop
3 12 (20.34%) XenApp
4 8 (13.56%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (11.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.08%) vSphere
8 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (33.90%) SCCM
2 12 (20.34%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (76.27%) Microsoft
2 28 (47.46%) VMware
3 21 (35.59%) Citrix
4 11 (18.64%) Oracle
5 7 (11.86%) AppSense
6 4 (6.78%) IBM
7 2 (3.39%) CA
7 2 (3.39%) Dell
7 2 (3.39%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.69%) Adobe
8 1 (1.69%) Apple
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco
8 1 (1.69%) Facebook
8 1 (1.69%) Twitter
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday