The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 99 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.95% 18.86% 11.49%
As % of the System Software category 59.57% 73.33% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 17
Average salary £38,500 £26,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.07% -45.26%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Active Directory
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 135 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.35% 25.71% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 62 35
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 31 August 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 57 (98.28%) Windows
2 47 (81.03%) Microsoft
3 38 (65.52%) VMware
4 36 (62.07%) MS Exchange
4 36 (62.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (60.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (50.00%) Firewall
7 28 (48.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (44.83%) SQL
9 25 (43.10%) Cisco
10 24 (41.38%) LAN
10 24 (41.38%) WAN
10 24 (41.38%) VMware ESX
10 24 (41.38%) Juniper
10 24 (41.38%) Data Centre
11 20 (34.48%) vSphere
12 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
14 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
15 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (17.24%) ITIL
16 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
17 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
18 8 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
18 8 (13.79%) Network Management
18 8 (13.79%) Lync
18 8 (13.79%) Unified Communications
18 8 (13.79%) MCTS
18 8 (13.79%) MCITP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 36 (62.07%) MS Exchange
1 36 (62.07%) Exchange Server 2010
2 35 (60.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (13.79%) Lync
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.00%) Firewall
2 24 (41.38%) LAN
2 24 (41.38%) WAN
3 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
4 8 (13.79%) Unified Communications
4 8 (13.79%) DNS
4 8 (13.79%) VoIP
5 5 (8.62%) DHCP
6 3 (5.17%) VLAN
7 2 (3.45%) SAN
8 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.72%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Big Data
1 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Hudson
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) Support Engineer
2 21 (36.21%) Technical Support
3 20 (34.48%) Technical Engineer
4 18 (31.03%) Technical Support Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (15.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Build Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Voice Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (12.07%) Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) Support Analyst
8 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 4 (6.90%) Desktop Support
11 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Desktop Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Technical Support Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 2 (3.45%) Administrator
12 2 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) jQuery
1 1 (1.72%) HTML5
1 1 (1.72%) REST
1 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.72%) COM
1 1 (1.72%) SOAP
1 1 (1.72%) Web Services
1 1 (1.72%) HTML
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.17%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.17%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 57 (98.28%) Windows
2 28 (48.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.62%) Linux
7 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.72%) CentOS
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) ITIL
2 8 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (13.79%) Network Management
3 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
3 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.72%) Network Design
5 1 (1.72%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (1.72%) DevOps
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (1.72%) PRINCE
5 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.72%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) C++
4 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.79%) MCTS
2 8 (13.79%) MCITP
2 8 (13.79%) MCSE
3 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.17%) CCNA
3 3 (5.17%) MCP
4 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) ISEB
5 1 (1.72%) CCA
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 24 (41.38%) VMware ESX
2 20 (34.48%) vSphere
3 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.90%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.72%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.72%) XenApp
7 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.72%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) WSUS
3 1 (1.72%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 47 (81.03%) Microsoft
2 38 (65.52%) VMware
3 25 (43.10%) Cisco
4 24 (41.38%) Juniper
5 2 (3.45%) HP
5 2 (3.45%) Veritas
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.72%) AppSense
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix
Bracknell, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions UK Limited
Salary: Package dependent on experience including BUPA and company pension.
Posted: 20 days ago