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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 27 42 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.37% 7.69% 17.14%
As % of the System Software category 72.97% 52.50% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 33
Average salary £33,000 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £20,500 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
37 80 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.73% 14.65% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 48
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 89 (97.80%) Windows
2 52 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 52 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 51 (56.04%) MS Exchange
3 51 (56.04%) Microsoft
4 49 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (51.65%) SQL
6 43 (47.25%) DNS
7 41 (45.05%) DV Cleared
8 39 (42.86%) SC Cleared
8 39 (42.86%) Windows XP
9 38 (41.76%) VMware
10 30 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (32.97%) Fujitsu
11 28 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
11 28 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
12 27 (29.67%) DHCP
13 23 (25.27%) Citrix
13 23 (25.27%) Incident Management
13 23 (25.27%) Hyper-V
14 22 (24.18%) PowerShell
15 20 (21.98%) Finance
15 20 (21.98%) Telecoms
16 19 (20.88%) Veritas
16 19 (20.88%) Windows 7
17 18 (19.78%) SCCM
17 18 (19.78%) Retail
18 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (17.58%) Exchange Server 2013
19 16 (17.58%) Live Communications Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 51 (56.04%) MS Exchange
2 28 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 28 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (17.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (17.58%) Live Communications Server
4 13 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 12 (13.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (13.19%) IIS
5 12 (13.19%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 11 (12.09%) Apache
7 9 (9.89%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (8.79%) Lync
9 7 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
10 4 (4.40%) ArcGIS
11 2 (2.20%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (1.10%) GroupWise
12 1 (1.10%) JBoss
12 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 43 (47.25%) DNS
2 27 (29.67%) DHCP
3 13 (14.29%) SAN
4 11 (12.09%) Firewall
5 8 (8.79%) LAN
5 8 (8.79%) WAN
6 7 (7.69%) VoIP
6 7 (7.69%) Unified Communications
7 6 (6.59%) iSCSI
7 6 (6.59%) Wireshark
7 6 (6.59%) NetScaler
8 4 (4.40%) Internet
9 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.30%) VLAN
10 2 (2.20%) VPN
11 1 (1.10%) LDAP
11 1 (1.10%) POP3
11 1 (1.10%) SMTP
11 1 (1.10%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
1 11 (12.09%) EDRMS
1 11 (12.09%) IDOL
2 4 (4.40%) MS Access
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.20%) Hudson
2 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
1 20 (21.98%) Telecoms
2 18 (19.78%) Retail
3 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 15 (16.48%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 12 (13.19%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) Messaging Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Build Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 4 (4.40%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Web Support Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Web Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Technical Team Leader
7 4 (4.40%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) Middleware
1 1 (1.10%) ADO.NET
1 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.10%) CSS
1 1 (1.10%) XML
1 1 (1.10%) XSLT
1 1 (1.10%) .NET
1 1 (1.10%) HTML
1 1 (1.10%) Entity Framework
1 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.10%) jQuery
1 1 (1.10%) OOXML
1 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Statistics
2 14 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 13 (14.29%) Clustering
4 12 (13.19%) Replication
5 7 (7.69%) Thin Client
5 7 (7.69%) Fat Client
6 4 (4.40%) PKI
7 2 (2.20%) CESG
7 2 (2.20%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (2.20%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 89 (97.80%) Windows
2 52 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 49 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 19 (20.88%) Windows 7
6 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (13.19%) Windows 2000
8 7 (7.69%) Linux
9 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.20%) CentOS
9 2 (2.20%) UNIX
9 2 (2.20%) Solaris
9 2 (2.20%) Windows NT
9 2 (2.20%) Debian
10 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) Incident Management
2 15 (16.48%) Coaching
3 12 (13.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (13.19%) Mentoring
3 12 (13.19%) Software Distribution
3 12 (13.19%) High Availability
3 12 (13.19%) Release Management
3 12 (13.19%) Time Management
4 9 (9.89%) ITIL
4 9 (9.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (7.69%) Network Management
5 7 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.49%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.40%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.20%) Information Assurance
8 2 (2.20%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.20%) DevOps
8 2 (2.20%) Security Architecture
8 2 (2.20%) CRM
8 2 (2.20%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.65%) SQL
2 22 (24.18%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.89%) VBScript
4 8 (8.79%) VB
5 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.10%) C#
5 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 41 (45.05%) DV Cleared
3 39 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.79%) MCSE
4 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.69%) MCTS
5 7 (7.69%) MCITP
6 6 (6.59%) CCA
6 6 (6.59%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (4.40%) MCP
8 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.30%) CCNA
9 2 (2.20%) Degree
10 1 (1.10%) MCSA
10 1 (1.10%) ISEB
10 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (25.27%) Hyper-V
3 11 (12.09%) ISA Server
4 10 (10.99%) Terminal Services
5 7 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (7.69%) XenApp
6 6 (6.59%) XenServer
6 6 (6.59%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.59%) VMware ESX
7 5 (5.49%) vSphere
8 1 (1.10%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (19.78%) SCCM
2 16 (17.58%) NetBackup
3 12 (13.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (7.69%) SCOM
5 6 (6.59%) EdgeSight
6 5 (5.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (4.40%) Unicenter
7 4 (4.40%) Netcool
8 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.10%) SCSM
8 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (56.04%) Microsoft
2 38 (41.76%) VMware
3 30 (32.97%) Fujitsu
4 23 (25.27%) Citrix
5 19 (20.88%) Veritas
6 15 (16.48%) Meridio
7 14 (15.38%) Oracle
8 10 (10.99%) Cisco
9 9 (9.89%) HP
10 6 (6.59%) AppSense
11 5 (5.49%) EMC
11 5 (5.49%) IBM
12 4 (4.40%) Lumension
12 4 (4.40%) ESRI
12 4 (4.40%) Juniper
13 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
14 1 (1.10%) Symantec
14 1 (1.10%) SAP
14 1 (1.10%) NetApp
14 1 (1.10%) Novell
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago