The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 39 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.99% 3.80% 5.79%
As % of the System Software category 41.67% 65.22% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 22
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +53.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,400 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 Luton with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12 23 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 4.78% 5.82% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 25
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £52,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Luton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Luton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) High Availability
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) SMTP
6 2 (25.00%) IBM Domino
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Logistics
6 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Puppet
6 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) Lotus
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) IBM Domino
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) SMTP
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Collaboration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Lync Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Lotus