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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.18% 10.61% 18.75%
As % of the System Software category 41.18% 53.06% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 16
Average salary £17,500 £50,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.00% +83.48%
UK excluding London average salary £32,909 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.51%
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
17 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 7.73% 20.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 18
Average salary £17,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

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 9 February 2016, 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 (88.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (60.00%) Citrix
4 14 (56.00%) DHCP
4 14 (56.00%) DNS
4 14 (56.00%) VMware
4 14 (56.00%) SCCM
4 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (56.00%) SolarWinds
5 13 (52.00%) ITIL
6 12 (48.00%) Finance
7 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (40.00%) VBScript
8 10 (40.00%) Symantec
8 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
8 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
9 8 (32.00%) Office 365
9 8 (32.00%) SLA
10 7 (28.00%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (28.00%) LDAP
10 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (28.00%) SNMP
10 7 (28.00%) WSUS
10 7 (28.00%) CMDB
10 7 (28.00%) Digital Forensics
10 7 (28.00%) Veeam
10 7 (28.00%) Change Management
10 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (28.00%) Workflow

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) DHCP
1 14 (56.00%) DNS
2 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (28.00%) LDAP
3 7 (28.00%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (28.00%) SNMP
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) IT Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Desktop Support
3 5 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support Technician
4 4 (16.00%) Desktop Technician
4 4 (16.00%) Server Support
4 4 (16.00%) Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Support
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Assistant
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (28.00%) CMDB
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Vista
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Change Management
2 7 (28.00%) Digital Forensics
2 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (28.00%) Patch Management
2 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (28.00%) Security Patching
2 7 (28.00%) Workflow
3 6 (24.00%) Time Management
4 4 (16.00%) Straight-Through Processing
4 4 (16.00%) Wealth Management
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (40.00%) VBScript
2 3 (12.00%) KiXtart
2 3 (12.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (28.00%) vSphere
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) SCCM
2 7 (28.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (28.00%) WSUS
3 3 (12.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) Citrix
3 14 (56.00%) SolarWinds
3 14 (56.00%) VMware
4 10 (40.00%) Symantec
5 7 (28.00%) Veeam
6 1 (4.00%) Altiris
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) SAP
Brentwood, Essex
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Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum + generous benefits package
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