The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 7.63% 8.00% 25.00%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 50.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 8
Average salary £23,000 £22,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,850 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Active Directory
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Banbury region.

System Software Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 10.17% 16.00% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 10
Average salary £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £22,200 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £48,000 £22,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Banbury

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Internet
5 5 (27.78%) Sophos
5 5 (27.78%) CAD
5 5 (27.78%) Sun
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (27.78%) IBM
5 5 (27.78%) PHP
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) UNIX
5 5 (27.78%) DHCP
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
5 5 (27.78%) MCITP
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 5 (27.78%) Server Monitoring
5 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
5 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
2 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Support Technician
2 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Support
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Support Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Support Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Support Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Help Desk Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Technician
3 3 (16.67%) Server Support
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Technical Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
1 5 (27.78%) CAD
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) Server Monitoring
1 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PHP
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (27.78%) MCITP
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Sun
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) Sophos
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Intel