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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 129 32 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 21.83% 7.06% 12.31%
As % of the System Software category 72.88% 32.99% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 51 15 16
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £46,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
177 97 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 29.95% 21.41% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 95 43 39
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 18 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 245 (99.19%) Windows
2 177 (71.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 157 (63.56%) Security Cleared
4 132 (53.44%) SQL
5 131 (53.04%) SC Cleared
6 129 (52.23%) DV Cleared
7 128 (51.82%) Microsoft
8 117 (47.37%) DNS
9 113 (45.75%) Windows XP
10 111 (44.94%) VMware
11 110 (44.53%) Fujitsu
12 109 (44.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 96 (38.87%) VMware Infrastructure
14 95 (38.46%) Retail
15 94 (38.06%) MS Exchange
16 92 (37.25%) Telecoms
17 91 (36.84%) Finance
18 85 (34.41%) Windows 7
19 75 (30.36%) PowerShell
19 75 (30.36%) DHCP
20 68 (27.53%) Citrix
21 62 (25.10%) NetBackup
22 60 (24.29%) Incident Management
23 59 (23.89%) Exchange Server 2003
24 58 (23.48%) Statistics
24 58 (23.48%) Meridio
24 58 (23.48%) Veritas
25 55 (22.27%) Software Distribution
26 53 (21.46%) IIS
26 53 (21.46%) MS Excel

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 94 (38.06%) MS Exchange
2 59 (23.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 53 (21.46%) IIS
4 48 (19.43%) SharePoint
5 45 (18.22%) Apache
5 45 (18.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 39 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 30 (12.15%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 29 (11.74%) Live Communications Server
9 21 (8.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (8.10%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (2.43%) Tomcat
11 6 (2.43%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (2.02%) IBM Notes
12 5 (2.02%) ArcGIS
13 3 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.21%) WebSphere
13 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.81%) CMS
15 1 (0.40%) GroupWise
Applications
1 53 (21.46%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.72%) MS Office
3 5 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 117 (47.37%) DNS
2 75 (30.36%) DHCP
3 45 (18.22%) LAN
3 45 (18.22%) WAN
4 32 (12.96%) Firewall
5 22 (8.91%) TCP/IP
6 18 (7.29%) SAN
7 14 (5.67%) Internet
8 6 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.62%) VPN
9 4 (1.62%) SMTP
10 3 (1.21%) VoIP
11 2 (0.81%) LDAP
11 2 (0.81%) Network Security
11 2 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.40%) IMAP
12 1 (0.40%) DMZ
12 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.40%) SNMP
12 1 (0.40%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.22%) EDRMS
1 45 (18.22%) IDOL
2 40 (16.19%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.26%) MS Access
4 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (8.10%) LoadRunner
2 8 (3.24%) MSI
3 6 (2.43%) SilkPerformer
3 6 (2.43%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (1.62%) WinRunner
5 2 (0.81%) StarTeam
General
1 95 (38.46%) Retail
2 92 (37.25%) Telecoms
3 91 (36.84%) Finance
4 3 (1.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 158 (63.97%) Support Engineer
2 42 (17.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 42 (17.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 30 (12.15%) 3rd Line Support
4 28 (11.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 22 (8.91%) Consultant
6 19 (7.69%) Test Consultant
7 15 (6.07%) IT Support
8 14 (5.67%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 14 (5.67%) Messaging Engineer
9 13 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
9 13 (5.26%) Analyst
10 12 (4.86%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.86%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (4.45%) Technical Support
12 10 (4.05%) Web Engineer
12 10 (4.05%) Web Support Engineer
13 9 (3.64%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 9 (3.64%) 1st Line Support
14 8 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.81%) .NET
1 2 (0.81%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.40%) HTML
2 1 (0.40%) J2EE
2 1 (0.40%) COM
2 1 (0.40%) Servlets
2 1 (0.40%) XML
2 1 (0.40%) XSLT
2 1 (0.40%) Flash
2 1 (0.40%) XHTML
2 1 (0.40%) MAPI
2 1 (0.40%) CGI
2 1 (0.40%) SAML
2 1 (0.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.48%) Statistics
2 30 (12.15%) Blackberry
3 21 (8.50%) Replication
4 20 (8.10%) Clustering
5 13 (5.26%) Thin Client
5 13 (5.26%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.21%) PKI
6 3 (1.21%) Handset
6 3 (1.21%) EPoS
7 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.81%) CESG
7 2 (0.81%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.81%) RMADS
7 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 245 (99.19%) Windows
2 177 (71.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 113 (45.75%) Windows XP
4 109 (44.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (34.41%) Windows 7
6 36 (14.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (14.57%) Linux
7 30 (12.15%) Windows 2000
8 25 (10.12%) Windows 2000 Server
9 15 (6.07%) Windows 8
10 8 (3.24%) Solaris
10 8 (3.24%) UNIX
11 2 (0.81%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (24.29%) Incident Management
2 55 (22.27%) Software Distribution
3 47 (19.03%) Mentoring
4 45 (18.22%) Coaching
5 41 (16.60%) Release Management
6 40 (16.19%) Time Management
7 32 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 26 (10.53%) Software Deployment
9 21 (8.50%) Migration
10 20 (8.10%) Regression Testing
10 20 (8.10%) Test Scripting
10 20 (8.10%) Test Automation
11 18 (7.29%) ITIL
12 16 (6.48%) High Availability
13 13 (5.26%) Problem Management
14 6 (2.43%) Validation
14 6 (2.43%) Test Management
14 6 (2.43%) Non-Functional Testing
14 6 (2.43%) Network Monitoring
15 5 (2.02%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 132 (53.44%) SQL
2 75 (30.36%) PowerShell
3 17 (6.88%) VBScript
4 16 (6.48%) VB
5 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 157 (63.56%) Security Cleared
2 131 (53.04%) SC Cleared
3 129 (52.23%) DV Cleared
4 20 (8.10%) ISTQB
4 20 (8.10%) ISEB
5 8 (3.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.40%) MCITP
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 96 (38.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (18.22%) ISA Server
3 32 (12.96%) Hyper-V
4 31 (12.55%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.43%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (2.02%) DFS Replication
6 5 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.81%) vSphere
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.81%) XenApp
7 2 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 62 (25.10%) NetBackup
2 52 (21.05%) SCCM
3 44 (17.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 43 (17.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 26 (10.53%) SCOM
6 20 (8.10%) HP Quality Center
7 13 (5.26%) Netcool
7 13 (5.26%) Unicenter
7 13 (5.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (1.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.81%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 128 (51.82%) Microsoft
2 111 (44.94%) VMware
3 110 (44.53%) Fujitsu
4 68 (27.53%) Citrix
5 58 (23.48%) Veritas
5 58 (23.48%) Meridio
6 50 (20.24%) Oracle
7 44 (17.81%) HP
8 28 (11.34%) McAfee
9 25 (10.12%) Sophos
10 13 (5.26%) EMC
11 8 (3.24%) IBM
12 6 (2.43%) Cisco
12 6 (2.43%) Lotus
12 6 (2.43%) NetApp
12 6 (2.43%) Symantec
13 5 (2.02%) Apple
13 5 (2.02%) ESRI
14 3 (1.21%) Mitel
14 3 (1.21%) Capita
Bracknell
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 50000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
DP Connect
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance, Bonus,
Posted: 19 days ago