The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 72 56 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 14.04% 11.64% 12.53%
As % of the System Software category 77.42% 68.29% 70.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 31
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £51,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
93 82 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 18.13% 17.05% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 41
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Active Directory
Berkshire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bracknell

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

1 107 (91.45%) Windows
2 73 (62.39%) SQL
3 71 (60.68%) Microsoft
4 68 (58.12%) DNS
5 66 (56.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 59 (50.43%) VMware
6 59 (50.43%) Security Cleared
7 55 (47.01%) SC Cleared
8 52 (44.44%) DV Cleared
9 50 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (37.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 42 (35.90%) Windows XP
11 42 (35.90%) MS Exchange
11 42 (35.90%) Citrix
12 41 (35.04%) Finance
13 39 (33.33%) Fujitsu
14 38 (32.48%) Retail
15 37 (31.62%) Telecoms
16 34 (29.06%) DHCP
17 33 (28.21%) PowerShell
18 32 (27.35%) Exchange Server 2003
19 29 (24.79%) Windows 7
20 28 (23.93%) Incident Management
20 28 (23.93%) Veritas
21 26 (22.22%) SharePoint
21 26 (22.22%) IIS
21 26 (22.22%) NetBackup
22 25 (21.37%) MS Excel
23 24 (20.51%) Windows 2000
23 24 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 42 (35.90%) MS Exchange
2 32 (27.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 26 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 26 (22.22%) IIS
4 23 (19.66%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 22 (18.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 20 (17.09%) Apache
7 9 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
8 7 (5.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (5.13%) Live Communications Server
9 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (4.27%) IBM Notes
11 4 (3.42%) GroupWise
12 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (1.71%) ArcGIS
13 2 (1.71%) CMS
13 2 (1.71%) Lync
14 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (21.37%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.13%) MS Office
3 5 (4.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.42%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.71%) Office 365
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (58.12%) DNS
2 34 (29.06%) DHCP
3 22 (18.80%) TCP/IP
4 17 (14.53%) Firewall
5 9 (7.69%) LAN
5 9 (7.69%) WAN
6 8 (6.84%) LDAP
6 8 (6.84%) VPN
7 6 (5.13%) VoIP
8 4 (3.42%) DMZ
8 4 (3.42%) Kerberos
8 4 (3.42%) POP3
8 4 (3.42%) SMTP
8 4 (3.42%) SAN
8 4 (3.42%) IMAP
9 3 (2.56%) Network Security
9 3 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.56%) Wireless
10 1 (0.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.80%) EDRMS
2 19 (16.24%) IDOL
3 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.42%) MS Access
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.56%) MySQL
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MSI
2 3 (2.56%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.71%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.85%) SilkPerformer
General
1 41 (35.04%) Finance
2 38 (32.48%) Retail
3 37 (31.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.56%) Back Office
5 2 (1.71%) German Language
6 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 60 (51.28%) Support Engineer
2 18 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (13.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (9.40%) 1st Line Support
4 11 (9.40%) Consultant
5 10 (8.55%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Analyst
7 8 (6.84%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.84%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Technical Support
9 5 (4.27%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) Architect
10 4 (3.42%) Network Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Help Desk Support
10 4 (3.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Help Desk Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) IT Support
10 4 (3.42%) Help Desk Support Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) SAML
1 4 (3.42%) CGI
1 4 (3.42%) Flash
1 4 (3.42%) XHTML
1 4 (3.42%) Servlets
1 4 (3.42%) XML
1 4 (3.42%) XSLT
1 4 (3.42%) J2EE
1 4 (3.42%) HTML
1 4 (3.42%) MAPI
1 4 (3.42%) Ajax
2 3 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (2.56%) .NET
3 2 (1.71%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.51%) Statistics
2 7 (5.98%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.13%) Clustering
3 6 (5.13%) Replication
4 5 (4.27%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.27%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.42%) PMI
5 4 (3.42%) PKI
6 3 (2.56%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.56%) Handset
6 3 (2.56%) SecurID
7 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) FMCG
8 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 107 (91.45%) Windows
2 66 (56.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 44 (37.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (35.90%) Windows XP
5 29 (24.79%) Windows 7
6 24 (20.51%) Windows 2000
7 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (10.26%) Linux
9 6 (5.13%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.42%) Solaris
11 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.93%) Incident Management
2 24 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (19.66%) Software Distribution
4 22 (18.80%) Time Management
5 16 (13.68%) ITIL
6 7 (5.98%) Migration
7 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.27%) Project Management
8 4 (3.42%) Identity Management
8 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.42%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.42%) Email Migration
9 3 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (2.56%) Test Automation
9 3 (2.56%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.56%) Test Scripting
9 3 (2.56%) Information Security
9 3 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.56%) CRM
9 3 (2.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (62.39%) SQL
2 33 (28.21%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.84%) VBScript
3 8 (6.84%) VB
4 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (50.43%) Security Cleared
2 55 (47.01%) SC Cleared
3 52 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.13%) MCSE
4 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.27%) MCITP
6 4 (3.42%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.56%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.56%) ISEB
8 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.85%) CCEE
9 1 (0.85%) CCIA
9 1 (0.85%) CCNA
9 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.85%) CISSP
9 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (17.09%) ISA Server
3 17 (14.53%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.13%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.27%) DFS Replication
6 3 (2.56%) vSphere
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.71%) XenApp
7 2 (1.71%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.85%) XenServer
8 1 (0.85%) Xen
8 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 26 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 12 (10.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 12 (10.26%) SCCM
3 5 (4.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (3.42%) Netcool
4 4 (3.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (3.42%) Unicenter
5 3 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.71%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (60.68%) Microsoft
2 59 (50.43%) VMware
3 42 (35.90%) Citrix
4 39 (33.33%) Fujitsu
5 28 (23.93%) Veritas
6 23 (19.66%) Meridio
7 19 (16.24%) Oracle
8 9 (7.69%) Lotus
9 8 (6.84%) Cisco
9 8 (6.84%) Juniper
10 6 (5.13%) HP
11 5 (4.27%) IBM
11 5 (4.27%) Apple
11 5 (4.27%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.42%) Novell
12 4 (3.42%) EMC
12 4 (3.42%) Google
13 3 (2.56%) Postini
13 3 (2.56%) Barracuda Networks
13 3 (2.56%) Mitel
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35000 + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £1 per annum + Excellent Base+Bonus+Further Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago