Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 67 33
Rank change year-on-year +49 -34 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 9.00% 1.50% 5.61%
As % of the System Software category 68.29% 33.33% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 25
Luton median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +40.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,250 £41,400 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,750 £47,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -23.53% +6.25% +14.29%

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 41 30 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 13.18% 4.50% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 34
Luton median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +43.75% -4.76%
10th Percentile £25,750 £45,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,500 £64,500 £54,375
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.05% +16.67% +28.57%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

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

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Luton over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) VMware
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (42.86%) ITIL
5 11 (39.29%) MCP
5 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
5 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (35.71%) MCSE
7 9 (32.14%) Citrix
8 8 (28.57%) Firewall
8 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (25.00%) SCCM
9 7 (25.00%) Office 365
10 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
10 6 (21.43%) Service Management
10 6 (21.43%) ITSM
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (17.86%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (17.86%) Proactive Monitoring
11 5 (17.86%) MCSA
11 5 (17.86%) CCA
11 5 (17.86%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (17.86%) CCNP
11 5 (17.86%) CCNA
11 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (17.86%) Migration

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 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) MPLS
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.71%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Technician
5 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Mac Technician
5 2 (7.14%) PC Support Technician
5 2 (7.14%) PC Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SIEM Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.71%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) ITSM
2 6 (21.43%) Service Management
3 5 (17.86%) Business Transformation
3 5 (17.86%) CMMI
3 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
3 5 (17.86%) Migration
3 5 (17.86%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.14%) DRM
5 2 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) SIEM
5 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) MCP
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (35.71%) MCSE
3 5 (17.86%) CCA
3 5 (17.86%) CCNA
3 5 (17.86%) CCNP
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (17.86%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) CISM
4 2 (7.14%) CISSP
4 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (3.57%) GDPR
4 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (17.86%) XenApp
3 4 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Firmware
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) VMware
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) Apple
5 2 (7.14%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds