The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 38 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 127 150 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.54% 7.18% 6.94%
As % of the System Software category 57.47% 59.52% 62.84%
Number of salaries quoted 100 105 125
Average salary £30,000 £37,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Active Directory
South East

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

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
221 252 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.64% 12.06% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 170 167 184
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £21,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 73 £31,500 -14.86% 11
High Wycombe +9 30 £28,000 -44.00% 6
Marlow +11 6 £42,500 +97.67%
Princes Risborough - 4 £29,000 -
Chesham -2 3 £33,000 +34.69%
Aylesbury +6 2 £28,000 -20.00% 5
Newport Pagnell - 1 £55,000 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 242 (89.63%) Windows
2 144 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 123 (45.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 109 (40.37%) MS Exchange
4 109 (40.37%) VMware
5 91 (33.70%) MS Excel
6 89 (32.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 83 (30.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 76 (28.15%) Hyper-V
8 76 (28.15%) ITIL
9 72 (26.67%) Cisco
10 71 (26.30%) Exchange Server 2010
11 69 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 60 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 59 (21.85%) MCSE
14 57 (21.11%) Citrix
14 57 (21.11%) Windows 7
15 49 (18.15%) SLA
15 49 (18.15%) Finance
16 48 (17.78%) Firewall
17 44 (16.30%) MS Office
18 42 (15.56%) DNS
18 42 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
19 41 (15.19%) Security Cleared
19 41 (15.19%) MCSA
20 40 (14.81%) SQL
20 40 (14.81%) Office 365
21 39 (14.44%) SC Cleared
22 36 (13.33%) MCITP
22 36 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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
1 109 (40.37%) MS Exchange
2 71 (26.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (10.37%) IIS
6 25 (9.26%) SharePoint
7 18 (6.67%) Lync
8 11 (4.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.11%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 91 (33.70%) MS Excel
2 44 (16.30%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.11%) MFGPRO
1 3 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.74%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.81%) Office 365
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.74%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 48 (17.78%) Firewall
2 42 (15.56%) DNS
3 33 (12.22%) DHCP
4 32 (11.85%) SAN
5 27 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 24 (8.89%) LAN
6 24 (8.89%) WAN
7 16 (5.93%) iSCSI
8 14 (5.19%) Wireless
9 12 (4.44%) VLAN
9 12 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (4.44%) VPN
10 8 (2.96%) VoIP
11 7 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (2.59%) Network Security
12 5 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (1.85%) BIG-IP
13 4 (1.48%) FTP
14 3 (1.11%) SNMP
14 3 (1.11%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.11%) DTS
4 3 (1.11%) DB2
4 3 (1.11%) MySQL
4 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.37%) QlikView
6 1 (0.37%) MS Access
6 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (1.11%) InstallShield
General
1 49 (18.15%) Finance
2 24 (8.89%) Law
2 24 (8.89%) Retail
3 9 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.96%) Legal
5 7 (2.59%) French Language
5 7 (2.59%) German Language
6 5 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.85%) Marketing
7 3 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.11%) Banking
7 3 (1.11%) Local Government
7 3 (1.11%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Hindi Language
8 2 (0.74%) Electronics
8 2 (0.74%) Automotive
8 2 (0.74%) Advertising
8 2 (0.74%) Publishing
9 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 94 (34.81%) Analyst
2 40 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 38 (14.07%) Support Engineer
4 35 (12.96%) Support Analyst
5 30 (11.11%) IT Support
6 23 (8.52%) Service Analyst
6 23 (8.52%) Service Desk Analyst
7 18 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
8 15 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (4.81%) Administrator
10 13 (4.81%) Technical Support
10 13 (4.81%) Team Leader
11 12 (4.44%) IT Support Analyst
12 11 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
13 10 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
14 9 (3.33%) Storage Engineer
14 9 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 8 (2.96%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.96%) Application Packaging
2 7 (2.59%) .NET
3 4 (1.48%) Web Services
3 4 (1.48%) EDI
4 3 (1.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.11%) CSS
4 3 (1.11%) jQuery
4 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.11%) HTML5
4 3 (1.11%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.11%) CSS3
4 3 (1.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.89%) Statistics
2 22 (8.15%) Blackberry
3 21 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (7.41%) Clustering
5 17 (6.30%) Data Centre
6 16 (5.93%) Replication
7 14 (5.19%) EPoS
8 9 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (2.96%) User Experience
10 7 (2.59%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.59%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.85%) CMDB
12 4 (1.48%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.48%) Handset
12 4 (1.48%) Thin Client
13 3 (1.11%) EqualLogic
13 3 (1.11%) FMCG
13 3 (1.11%) New Media
13 3 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 242 (89.63%) Windows
2 123 (45.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (30.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 57 (21.11%) Windows 7
6 27 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 22 (8.15%) Windows XP
8 13 (4.81%) Linux
8 13 (4.81%) UNIX
9 12 (4.44%) Android
10 6 (2.22%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.11%) CentOS
11 3 (1.11%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.11%) Debian
11 3 (1.11%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (28.15%) ITIL
2 26 (9.63%) Incident Management
3 24 (8.89%) Change Management
4 16 (5.93%) Migration
5 15 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 12 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (4.07%) Data Protection
7 11 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (4.07%) Time Management
8 10 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
8 10 (3.70%) People Management
9 9 (3.33%) Patch Management
9 9 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (3.33%) Configuration Management
10 7 (2.59%) Cyber Security
11 6 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (2.22%) Project Management
11 6 (2.22%) ERP
12 5 (1.85%) Software Testing
12 5 (1.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.81%) SQL
2 16 (5.93%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.85%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.11%) C#
4 3 (1.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.74%) VBScript
5 2 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 89 (32.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (21.85%) MCSE
3 41 (15.19%) MCSA
3 41 (15.19%) Security Cleared
4 39 (14.44%) SC Cleared
5 36 (13.33%) MCITP
6 25 (9.26%) MCP
7 18 (6.67%) MCTS
8 17 (6.30%) Degree
8 17 (6.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (4.81%) CCNA
11 7 (2.59%) DV Cleared
12 6 (2.22%) CCNP
13 3 (1.11%) CCIE
13 3 (1.11%) MCDST
14 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.74%) HND
14 2 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 1 (0.37%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (18.15%) SLA
2 7 (2.59%) ISO 9000
2 7 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (28.15%) Hyper-V
2 69 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (12.59%) Forefront TMG
4 22 (8.15%) ISA Server
5 20 (7.41%) UAG
6 12 (4.44%) NFS
7 10 (3.70%) XenApp
7 10 (3.70%) VMware ESX
8 6 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.22%) XenServer
9 4 (1.48%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.11%) Samba
10 3 (1.11%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.74%) vSphere
12 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (8.15%) SCCM
2 7 (2.59%) WSUS
3 5 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (1.85%) SCOM
3 5 (1.85%) ARCserve
4 4 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (1.11%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.11%) WMI
5 3 (1.11%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.74%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.37%) Nagios
7 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 144 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 109 (40.37%) VMware
3 72 (26.67%) Cisco
4 57 (21.11%) Citrix
5 33 (12.22%) Symantec
6 32 (11.85%) HP
7 20 (7.41%) Websense
8 16 (5.93%) EMC
9 15 (5.56%) Computacenter
10 14 (5.19%) Apple
10 14 (5.19%) Avaya
10 14 (5.19%) 3PAR
11 13 (4.81%) Brocade
12 12 (4.44%) NetApp
13 9 (3.33%) Hitachi
14 8 (2.96%) McAfee
15 7 (2.59%) Fortinet
15 7 (2.59%) Pegasus
15 7 (2.59%) Juniper
16 6 (2.22%) Mitel
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
First Point
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 per annum + £2500 on call + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 depending on experince
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum up to £40k plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
First Point
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 18 days ago