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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 32 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 4.63% 11.11% 20.75%
As % of the System Software category 46.15% 52.63% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 11
Average salary £40,000 £29,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.45% -37.36%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
26 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 10.04% 21.11% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 11
Average salary £45,000 £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.87% -10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) Citrix
3 12 (48.00%) ITIL
4 11 (44.00%) Change Management
4 11 (44.00%) SAN
5 10 (40.00%) DHCP
5 10 (40.00%) DNS
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
7 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (28.00%) VMware
7 7 (28.00%) HP
7 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
7 7 (28.00%) SQL
8 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (20.00%) BCP
9 5 (20.00%) NetApp
9 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (20.00%) Symantec
9 5 (20.00%) Sun
9 5 (20.00%) MS Office
9 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (20.00%) Solaris
9 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
9 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
9 5 (20.00%) LDAP
9 5 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) Lync
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) SAN
2 10 (40.00%) DHCP
2 10 (40.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) LDAP
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Service Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Server Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) IT Support
4 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (16.00%) IT Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Security Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) IT Security Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.00%) Solaris
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.00%) BCP
4 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (16.00%) Information Security
5 4 (16.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Security Management
5 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL V2
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) VBScript
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) MetaFrame
2 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Citrix
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) HP
4 5 (20.00%) Sun
4 5 (20.00%) NetApp
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds