The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 23 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 14.02% 15.05% 13.59%
As % of the System Software category 69.70% 53.85% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 12
Average salary £50,000 £20,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
Essex

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

System Software Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
33 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 20.12% 27.96% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 17
Average salary £52,500 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.06% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £20,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Brentwood

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 58 (96.67%) Windows
2 55 (91.67%) VMware
2 55 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (86.67%) Citrix
3 52 (86.67%) Microsoft
4 49 (81.67%) ITIL
5 47 (78.33%) Change Management
6 45 (75.00%) DNS
7 41 (68.33%) DHCP
8 40 (66.67%) SLA
9 38 (63.33%) LDAP
10 30 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 30 (50.00%) CMDB
10 30 (50.00%) SolarWinds
10 30 (50.00%) Security Patching
11 23 (38.33%) Finance
12 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (33.33%) SAN
14 16 (26.67%) SQL
15 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
16 14 (23.33%) Time Management
16 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
17 13 (21.67%) Linux
18 12 (20.00%) VMware ESX
18 12 (20.00%) Clustering
18 12 (20.00%) XenApp
19 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2010
20 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
21 8 (13.33%) Backup Exec
21 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (11.67%) Lync
4 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.67%) IIS
4 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (75.00%) DNS
2 41 (68.33%) DHCP
3 38 (63.33%) LDAP
4 20 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (6.67%) SNMP
5 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.67%) VoIP
5 4 (6.67%) Firewall
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.67%) FTP
6 1 (1.67%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.67%) MySQL
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.67%) Subversion
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (15.00%) Server Support
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (5.00%) Operations Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Service Operations Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Service Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Server Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) IT Administrator
7 1 (1.67%) Development Specialist
7 1 (1.67%) Administrator
7 1 (1.67%) Security Administrator
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) IT Security Administrator
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) XSL
2 1 (1.67%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.67%) VXML
2 1 (1.67%) WinForms
2 1 (1.67%) NHibernate
2 1 (1.67%) jQuery
2 1 (1.67%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.00%) CMDB
2 12 (20.00%) Clustering
3 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Statistics
4 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 58 (96.67%) Windows
2 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (21.67%) Linux
5 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.33%) Windows 2000
8 4 (6.67%) Mac OS X
8 4 (6.67%) Debian
8 4 (6.67%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (81.67%) ITIL
2 47 (78.33%) Change Management
3 30 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (50.00%) Security Patching
4 14 (23.33%) Time Management
5 8 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.33%) Change Control
6 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.33%) Security Management
8 2 (3.33%) Information Security
9 1 (1.67%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.67%) MVC
9 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.67%) ITIL V2
9 1 (1.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.33%) VBScript
4 1 (1.67%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.67%) Tcl
4 1 (1.67%) VB6
4 1 (1.67%) XPath
4 1 (1.67%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.67%) MCSE
3 5 (8.33%) MCSA
3 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.67%) CISA
4 1 (1.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (66.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 12 (20.00%) XenApp
3 8 (13.33%) XenServer
3 8 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (11.67%) XenDesktop
5 6 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.67%) Nagios
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 55 (91.67%) VMware
2 52 (86.67%) Citrix
2 52 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (11.67%) 3PAR
4 7 (11.67%) HP
4 7 (11.67%) Cisco
5 5 (8.33%) Brocade
6 4 (6.67%) WatchGuard
6 4 (6.67%) Symantec
6 4 (6.67%) Sophos
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle
Brentwood, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago