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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 14 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 13.73% 20.62% 2.38%
As % of the System Software category 56.00% 74.07% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 1
Average salary £20,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
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
25 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 24.51% 27.84% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 2
Average salary £20,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 2014, 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 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 8 (30.77%) Finance
5 7 (26.92%) SAN
5 7 (26.92%) DNS
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) VMware ESX
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (15.38%) Time Management
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (11.54%) Banking
9 3 (11.54%) Investment Management
9 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
9 3 (11.54%) MetaFrame
9 3 (11.54%) LDAP
9 3 (11.54%) VBScript
9 3 (11.54%) MS Office
9 3 (11.54%) DHCP
10 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
10 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
11 1 (3.85%) iSeries
11 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
11 1 (3.85%) HP SIM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) LDAP
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) ADSL
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 13 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) IT Support
3 12 (46.15%) IT Support Analyst
4 11 (42.31%) Help Desk Analyst
4 11 (42.31%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
6 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Support Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) AS400
1 1 (3.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) Time Management
4 3 (11.54%) Investment Management
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) VBScript
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware ESX
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Citrix
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) IBM