The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon 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 30 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 0.85% 5.22% -
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 43.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Active Directory
Essex

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

System Software Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 0.85% 11.94% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 2
Average salary £45,000 £32,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -37.56%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Basildon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) CCEE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIA
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Integrator
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) CCEE
2 1 (33.33%) CCIA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware