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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 35 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 14.71% 12.61% 24.72%
As % of the System Software category 64.81% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 19
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,950 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
54 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 22.69% 18.92% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 19
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 42 (87.50%) Windows
1 42 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 35 (72.92%) Citrix
3 34 (70.83%) VMware
3 34 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (68.75%) ITIL
5 29 (60.42%) Change Management
6 27 (56.25%) DNS
7 23 (47.92%) SAN
7 23 (47.92%) DHCP
7 23 (47.92%) SQL
8 20 (41.67%) Linux
9 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (39.58%) SLA
9 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (39.58%) Finance
10 17 (35.42%) MS Exchange
11 15 (31.25%) LDAP
11 15 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (29.17%) HP
13 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 12 (25.00%) MCSE
15 11 (22.92%) MCSA
15 11 (22.92%) Clustering
15 11 (22.92%) XenApp
16 10 (20.83%) SolarWinds
16 10 (20.83%) CMDB
16 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (18.75%) 3PAR

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (35.42%) MS Exchange
2 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (18.75%) Lync
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (8.33%) IIS
4 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) DNS
2 23 (47.92%) SAN
2 23 (47.92%) DHCP
3 15 (31.25%) LDAP
4 4 (8.33%) VoIP
4 4 (8.33%) SNMP
4 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.33%) Firewall
5 3 (6.25%) SCCP
6 1 (2.08%) FTP
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) IT Security Administrator
2 7 (14.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Security Administrator
2 7 (14.58%) Administrator
2 7 (14.58%) Server Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) IT Administrator
3 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (6.25%) Service Operations Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Operations Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Server Support
6 1 (2.08%) Development Specialist
6 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.08%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) XSL
2 1 (2.08%) MSMQ
2 1 (2.08%) VXML
2 1 (2.08%) WinForms
2 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.08%) jQuery
2 1 (2.08%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Clustering
2 10 (20.83%) CMDB
3 6 (12.50%) Statistics
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (87.50%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) Linux
3 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (10.42%) Solaris
8 4 (8.33%) Debian
8 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 4 (8.33%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.17%) CentOS
9 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) ITIL
2 29 (60.42%) Change Management
3 15 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 7 (14.58%) Time Management
5 7 (14.58%) ITIL V3
5 7 (14.58%) ITIL V2
5 7 (14.58%) Service Management
5 7 (14.58%) Information Security
5 7 (14.58%) Security Management
6 5 (10.42%) BCP
6 5 (10.42%) Asset Management
6 5 (10.42%) Change Control
6 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.17%) VBScript
4 1 (2.08%) VB
4 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.08%) Tcl
4 1 (2.08%) VB6
4 1 (2.08%) XPath
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (25.00%) MCSE
3 11 (22.92%) MCSA
4 7 (14.58%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (14.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (10.42%) Degree
6 3 (6.25%) CISA
6 3 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (39.58%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.92%) XenApp
3 9 (18.75%) XenDesktop
3 9 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 8 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 5 (10.42%) XenServer
7 3 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (10.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (8.33%) Nagios
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 42 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 35 (72.92%) Citrix
3 34 (70.83%) VMware
4 14 (29.17%) HP
5 10 (20.83%) SolarWinds
6 9 (18.75%) 3PAR
6 9 (18.75%) Symantec
7 7 (14.58%) Cisco
8 5 (10.42%) Sun
8 5 (10.42%) NetApp
8 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.42%) Brocade
9 4 (8.33%) WatchGuard
9 4 (8.33%) Sophos
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle