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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 3 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 2.36% - 17.14%
As % of the System Software category 27.27% - 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 17
Average salary £28,500 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
11 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 8.66% 5.00% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 17
Average salary £31,250 £51,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.02% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £47,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (38.89%) DNS
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco
4 7 (38.89%) MS Office
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 6 (33.33%) MCSE
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) HP SIM
6 5 (27.78%) AS400
6 5 (27.78%) Open Source
6 5 (27.78%) iSeries
6 5 (27.78%) NAS
6 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
6 5 (27.78%) SSH
6 5 (27.78%) AWD
6 5 (27.78%) Internet
6 5 (27.78%) Tivoli
6 5 (27.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) HP
6 5 (27.78%) NFS
6 5 (27.78%) SNMP
6 5 (27.78%) Linux

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
1 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) NAS
3 5 (27.78%) SSH
3 5 (27.78%) Internet
3 5 (27.78%) SNMP
4 4 (22.22%) DHCP
4 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
5 2 (11.11%) LDAP
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Data Centre Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Operations Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) IT Operations Manager
3 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) AS400
1 5 (27.78%) Open Source
1 5 (27.78%) iSeries
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 2000
3 5 (27.78%) UNIX
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
1 4 (22.22%) Coaching
1 4 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
2 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.11%) BCP
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) MCSE
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) MCP
2 4 (22.22%) MCITP
3 2 (11.11%) VCP5
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.11%) CCA
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) HP SIM
1 5 (27.78%) Tivoli
1 5 (27.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
2 2 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) NetApp
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix