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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 5.32% 7.59% 5.26%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 85.71% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -41.55%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,708
% change year-on-year
- -0.63%
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
10 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 10.64% 8.86% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 1 May 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Sophos
2 5 (62.50%) CAD
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Server Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) XenServer
4 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Support Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Support Technician
1 5 (62.50%) Support Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Support Technician
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) CAD
1 5 (62.50%) Server Monitoring
1 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenServer
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Sophos
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp