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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 5.15% - 17.69%
As % of the System Software category 46.67% - 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 21
Average salary £31,000 - £32,250
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 - £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
15 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 11.03% 4.17% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 21
Average salary £31,500 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.53% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Basildon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) MCSE
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) MCITP
5 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (33.33%) ADSI
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (33.33%) MS Office
5 7 (33.33%) MCP
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (23.81%) AS400
7 5 (23.81%) AWD
7 5 (23.81%) SSH
7 5 (23.81%) Internet
7 5 (23.81%) Tivoli
7 5 (23.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (23.81%) IBM
7 5 (23.81%) HP
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000
7 5 (23.81%) UNIX

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) SSH
3 5 (23.81%) Internet
3 5 (23.81%) SNMP
3 5 (23.81%) NAS
4 4 (19.05%) DHCP
4 4 (19.05%) iSCSI
5 2 (9.52%) LDAP
5 2 (9.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Support Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Operations Manager
4 5 (23.81%) IT Operations Manager
4 5 (23.81%) Data Centre Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Data Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) AS400
1 5 (23.81%) Open Source
1 5 (23.81%) iSeries
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000
5 5 (23.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
1 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
1 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
1 2 (9.52%) BCP
1 2 (9.52%) Project Management
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) MCSE
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) MCITP
2 7 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) VCP5
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (9.52%) CCA
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Tivoli
1 5 (23.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (23.81%) HP SIM
2 2 (9.52%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (9.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) IBM
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
4 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix