The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Bedfordshire > Bedford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 34 21
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 3.85% 2.94% 10.00%
As % of the System Software category 45.45% 42.86% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 32
Bedford median annual salary £27,000 £22,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.72% -48.23%  
10th Percentile £20,750 £20,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £44,250 £29,375 £64,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £44,375 £26,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +67.45% -32.05%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11 14 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 8.46% 6.86% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 99
Bedford median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £65,000 £49,900
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +17.64%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory 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 in Bedford.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Bedford

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Bedford over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Bedford

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

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 13 (46.43%) Office 365
6 12 (42.86%) ITIL
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (32.14%) Citrix
7 9 (32.14%) VMware
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (28.57%) Windows 10
9 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.00%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (25.00%) Change Management
10 6 (21.43%) Firewall
10 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
11 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle
12 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
13 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (10.71%) SCCM
13 3 (10.71%) SCVMM
13 3 (10.71%) vSphere
13 3 (10.71%) Apple
13 3 (10.71%) .NET

Active Directory
Co-occurring 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 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security
4 2 (7.14%) Skype
4 2 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) NAS
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Local Government
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Support Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (35.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) IT Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) IT Support
4 8 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Technical Support
6 5 (17.86%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) IT Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Technical Support
8 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.71%) Linux
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Vista
8 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.57%) Android
9 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Change Management
2 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) Break/Fix
3 2 (7.14%) CRM
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (7.14%) Process Management
3 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
1 3 (10.71%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Citrix
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) Apple
5 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 2 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Veeam
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago