The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 322 475 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.79% 7.83% 10.01%
As % of the System Software category 53.05% 58.64% 66.89%
Number of salaries quoted 285 410 400
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
South East

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

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
607 810 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.69% 13.35% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 519 680 626
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Berkshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 134 £37,500 +1.35% 17
Maidenhead 0 51 £50,000 -16.66% 7
Slough +5 38 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Bracknell -9 32 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Newbury +20 9 £40,000 -2.73% 4
Ascot 0 7 £25,000 +13.63%
Wokingham +2 5 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Windsor +4 4 £30,000 -42.85%
Thatcham - 4 £30,000 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 589 (84.75%) Windows
2 384 (55.25%) Windows Server
3 378 (54.39%) VMware
4 331 (47.63%) Microsoft
5 265 (38.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 212 (30.50%) Linux
7 197 (28.35%) SQL Server
8 191 (27.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 185 (26.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 184 (26.47%) Cisco
10 184 (26.47%) DNS
11 168 (24.17%) MS Exchange
12 166 (23.88%) Firewall
13 158 (22.73%) Hyper-V
14 156 (22.45%) SQL
15 150 (21.58%) Microsoft Certification
16 147 (21.15%) TCP/IP
17 132 (18.99%) Office 365
18 131 (18.85%) MS Excel
19 121 (17.41%) MCSE
20 119 (17.12%) ITIL
21 118 (16.98%) Windows 7
22 116 (16.69%) DHCP
23 115 (16.55%) vSphere
24 114 (16.40%) LAN
25 100 (14.39%) Citrix
25 100 (14.39%) Finance
26 96 (13.81%) WAN
27 93 (13.38%) Presales
28 91 (13.09%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 168 (24.17%) MS Exchange
2 74 (10.65%) IIS
3 65 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 49 (7.05%) Elasticsearch
5 47 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 35 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 35 (5.04%) SharePoint
7 31 (4.46%) Skype for Business
8 22 (3.17%) Apache
9 18 (2.59%) OpenStack
10 17 (2.45%) nginx
11 15 (2.16%) Tomcat
12 13 (1.87%) WebLogic
13 11 (1.58%) IBM Notes
13 11 (1.58%) WebSphere
14 10 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
17 3 (0.43%) IBM Domino
17 3 (0.43%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 131 (18.85%) MS Excel
2 46 (6.62%) MS Office
3 9 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.29%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 132 (18.99%) Office 365
2 79 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (5.18%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (3.60%) SaaS
6 24 (3.45%) IaaS
7 19 (2.73%) IBM Cloud
7 19 (2.73%) SoftLayer
8 14 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (1.15%) PaaS
10 6 (0.86%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.43%) Yammer
12 2 (0.29%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.14%) G Suite
13 1 (0.14%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 184 (26.47%) DNS
2 166 (23.88%) Firewall
3 147 (21.15%) TCP/IP
4 116 (16.69%) DHCP
5 114 (16.40%) LAN
6 96 (13.81%) WAN
7 91 (13.09%) SAN
8 56 (8.06%) VPN
9 36 (5.18%) LDAP
10 33 (4.75%) Wireless
11 31 (4.46%) Network Security
11 31 (4.46%) VLAN
12 30 (4.32%) Internet
13 29 (4.17%) NAS
14 24 (3.45%) Skype
14 24 (3.45%) SMTP
15 19 (2.73%) FTP
16 16 (2.30%) VoIP
17 13 (1.87%) Wireshark
18 12 (1.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (28.35%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (4.03%) Relational Database
4 23 (3.31%) NoSQL
4 23 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (3.17%) Big Data
6 20 (2.88%) Oracle Database
6 20 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (2.30%) InfluxDB
8 10 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.01%) MySQL
11 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (2.59%) Vagrant
2 9 (1.29%) JIRA
3 3 (0.43%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.43%) WebLOAD
4 2 (0.29%) AQtime
4 2 (0.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.14%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.14%) Ant
5 1 (0.14%) MSI
5 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 100 (14.39%) Finance
2 38 (5.47%) Telecoms
3 32 (4.60%) Games
4 16 (2.30%) Banking
4 16 (2.30%) German Language
4 16 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (2.16%) French Language
6 12 (1.73%) Legal
7 9 (1.29%) Advertising
8 7 (1.01%) Law
8 7 (1.01%) Spanish Language
9 6 (0.86%) Portuguese Language
10 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.72%) Retail
11 3 (0.43%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.43%) Publishing
12 2 (0.29%) Marketing
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (31.94%) Support Engineer
2 119 (17.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 86 (12.37%) Analyst
4 75 (10.79%) IT Support
5 62 (8.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 58 (8.35%) Support Analyst
7 57 (8.20%) Technical Engineer
8 55 (7.91%) Technical Support
9 53 (7.63%) 3rd Line Support
9 53 (7.63%) IT Engineer
10 50 (7.19%) Technical Support Engineer
11 49 (7.05%) Architect
12 48 (6.91%) IT Analyst
12 48 (6.91%) Windows Engineer
13 45 (6.47%) IT Support Analyst
14 44 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
14 44 (6.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 44 (6.33%) VMware Engineer
15 41 (5.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
16 40 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.74%) .NET
2 21 (3.02%) Web Services
2 21 (3.02%) ZeroMQ
3 17 (2.45%) Regular Expression
4 5 (0.72%) Middleware
5 4 (0.58%) 802.1X
5 4 (0.58%) Apache Flex
5 4 (0.58%) SailPoint
6 3 (0.43%) JSON
6 3 (0.43%) ODBC
7 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.29%) J2EE
7 2 (0.29%) MAPI
7 2 (0.29%) XML
8 1 (0.14%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.14%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.14%) HTML
8 1 (0.14%) SAML
8 1 (0.14%) SOAP
8 1 (0.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 85 (12.23%) Data Centre
2 67 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (6.47%) Clustering
4 33 (4.75%) Cyberthreat
5 28 (4.03%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 23 (3.31%) FlexPod
8 18 (2.59%) PKI
9 16 (2.30%) VCE vBlock
10 15 (2.16%) Replication
11 12 (1.73%) Mathematics
12 11 (1.58%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.58%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.44%) Cryptography
13 10 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.29%) N-Tier
14 9 (1.29%) Xbox
15 7 (1.01%) Driving Licence
15 7 (1.01%) Fat Client
15 7 (1.01%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 589 (84.75%) Windows
2 384 (55.25%) Windows Server
3 212 (30.50%) Linux
4 191 (27.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 185 (26.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 118 (16.98%) Windows 7
7 75 (10.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 53 (7.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 47 (6.76%) CentOS
10 42 (6.04%) Windows 8
11 35 (5.04%) Windows XP
12 33 (4.75%) Unix
13 32 (4.60%) Windows 10
14 16 (2.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 13 (1.87%) Mac OS X
16 11 (1.58%) AIX
16 11 (1.58%) Ubuntu
17 10 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
18 9 (1.29%) Mac OS
18 9 (1.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (17.12%) ITIL
2 93 (13.38%) Presales
3 60 (8.63%) Mentoring
4 46 (6.62%) Analytics
5 43 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 42 (6.04%) SIEM
7 36 (5.18%) Project Management
8 35 (5.04%) Virtual Environments
9 32 (4.60%) Cybersecurity
10 26 (3.74%) Migration
11 25 (3.60%) Load Balancing
12 24 (3.45%) Data Protection
13 23 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (3.31%) Service Management
14 22 (3.17%) Validation
15 21 (3.02%) Service Delivery
16 18 (2.59%) Change Management
16 18 (2.59%) Demand Management
16 18 (2.59%) Information Security
16 18 (2.59%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 156 (22.45%) SQL
2 80 (11.51%) PowerShell
3 53 (7.63%) Python
4 39 (5.61%) Bash Shell
5 29 (4.17%) Perl
6 21 (3.02%) Java
7 19 (2.73%) Ruby
8 16 (2.30%) C
9 10 (1.44%) T-SQL
10 6 (0.86%) C#
11 3 (0.43%) C++
12 2 (0.29%) VBScript
13 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 150 (21.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 121 (17.41%) MCSE
3 91 (13.09%) Cisco Certification
4 87 (12.52%) CCNA
5 81 (11.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 75 (10.79%) MCSA
7 59 (8.49%) MCITP
8 57 (8.20%) MCP
9 51 (7.34%) Degree
10 48 (6.91%) CISSP
11 32 (4.60%) Security Cleared
12 28 (4.03%) CEH
13 23 (3.31%) SC Cleared
14 20 (2.88%) CCNP
15 18 (2.59%) CISA
15 18 (2.59%) VCDX
16 16 (2.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (2.01%) MCTS
18 13 (1.87%) GCIH
18 13 (1.87%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.36%) SLA
2 39 (5.61%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.43%) GAMP
5 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.43%) QA
6 2 (0.29%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.29%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) ISO19770
System Software
1 265 (38.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 158 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 115 (16.55%) vSphere
4 52 (7.48%) vCloud
5 29 (4.17%) Firmware
6 24 (3.45%) VMware ESX
6 24 (3.45%) XenApp
7 23 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (2.59%) Docker
9 16 (2.30%) Terminal Services
9 16 (2.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 11 (1.58%) Virtual Desktop
11 10 (1.44%) XenServer
12 9 (1.29%) Samba
13 8 (1.15%) ProxySG
13 8 (1.15%) XenDesktop
14 7 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
16 3 (0.43%) KVM
16 3 (0.43%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 46 (6.62%) SCCM
2 22 (3.17%) Puppet
3 19 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (2.59%) Ansible
5 17 (2.45%) Backup Exec
6 16 (2.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 16 (2.30%) WSUS
7 13 (1.87%) Nessus
8 11 (1.58%) Grafana
9 9 (1.29%) SCOM
10 8 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (1.01%) Nmap
11 7 (1.01%) vRealize
12 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
13 5 (0.72%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.72%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 4 (0.58%) DameWare
14 4 (0.58%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 378 (54.39%) VMware
2 331 (47.63%) Microsoft
3 184 (26.47%) Cisco
4 100 (14.39%) Citrix
5 51 (7.34%) Red Hat
6 47 (6.76%) HP
7 44 (6.33%) Oracle
8 34 (4.89%) NetApp
9 29 (4.17%) Apple
10 26 (3.74%) Google
11 25 (3.60%) LogRhythm
11 25 (3.60%) Veeam
12 23 (3.31%) Veritas
13 22 (3.17%) EMC
14 20 (2.88%) IBM
15 19 (2.73%) Dell
15 19 (2.73%) Symantec
16 18 (2.59%) Nimsoft
17 17 (2.45%) CheckPoint
18 13 (1.87%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
National Grid Careers
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £19000 - £21500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 per annum + 1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £55k-£65k plus Bonus, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Ext Bens + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Prospectus
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NCC Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Salary, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Ext Bens + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Easy commute from Newbury, Swindon, South Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £30k + VG Benefits upon experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance + Flex Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Enterprise Solutions Partnership
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Create IT LTD
Salary: From £17,500 to £23,000 per annum DoE. Healthcare after 12 months
Posted: 15 days ago