The table below looks at the statistics for the Active Directory Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory (AD) Consultant
Rank 215 231 215
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Active Directory Consultant 2 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.041% 0.055% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.058% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £25,000 £66,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.26% +6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-35.13% -2.63%
Active Directory Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4638 5210 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.19% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3831 3946
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Active Directory Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Active Directory Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Active Directory Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Active Directory Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Active Directory Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title 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 with Active Directory Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager

Active Directory Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title 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 with Active Directory Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware