The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Banbury region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 7.59% 7.14% 10.17%
As % of the System Software category 85.71% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Average salary £22,500 £38,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.78% -7.87%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 8.86% 7.14% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Average salary £27,500 £38,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.63% -7.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £38,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Oxfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Banbury

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 3 (30.00%) MCP
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) MCSE
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) DMZ
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) DMZ
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (20.00%) Workflow
1 2 (20.00%) E-business
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard