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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 131 104 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.26% 5.68% 9.75%
As % of the System Software category 61.79% 52.00% 64.22%
Number of salaries quoted 109 83 177
Average salary £33,750 £22,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
212 200 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.75% 10.92% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 145 159 263
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,367 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +40 103 £33,000 +37.50% 13
High Wycombe -13 15 £30,000 +42.85% 2
Buckingham - 3 £40,000 - 1
Chesham +2 2 £30,000 +23.71%
Marlow -11 1 £35,000 +59.09%
Iver - 1 £47,500 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 216 (85.71%) Windows
2 150 (59.52%) Microsoft
3 102 (40.48%) MS Exchange
4 98 (38.89%) VMware
5 85 (33.73%) Citrix
6 80 (31.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 77 (30.56%) MS Excel
8 67 (26.59%) ITIL
9 63 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 61 (24.21%) Exchange Server 2010
11 56 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 50 (19.84%) Microsoft Certification
13 48 (19.05%) Windows 7
14 46 (18.25%) XenApp
14 46 (18.25%) Windows Server 2003
14 46 (18.25%) Exchange Server 2007
15 42 (16.67%) SLA
15 42 (16.67%) SQL Server
16 41 (16.27%) SAN
17 40 (15.87%) MCSE
18 38 (15.08%) Cisco
18 38 (15.08%) Exchange Server 2003
19 33 (13.10%) HP
20 32 (12.70%) Hyper-V
21 29 (11.51%) SQL
22 28 (11.11%) MS Office
22 28 (11.11%) Firewall
22 28 (11.11%) SCCM
23 27 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
24 26 (10.32%) vSphere

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 102 (40.48%) MS Exchange
2 61 (24.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (18.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (15.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 27 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (7.14%) SharePoint
7 15 (5.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (5.56%) IBM Notes
8 14 (5.56%) Lync
9 12 (4.76%) IIS
10 5 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Foundation
13 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 77 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 28 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.16%) Office 365
2 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.98%) IaaS
4 3 (1.19%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (16.27%) SAN
2 28 (11.11%) Firewall
3 25 (9.92%) DNS
4 24 (9.52%) DHCP
5 21 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 16 (6.35%) LAN
7 15 (5.95%) WAN
8 14 (5.56%) NAS
9 9 (3.57%) Network Security
9 9 (3.57%) Wireless
9 9 (3.57%) TCP/IP
10 7 (2.78%) VLAN
10 7 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (1.98%) NetScaler
11 5 (1.98%) VPN
12 4 (1.59%) VoIP
12 4 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (1.59%) Telnet
12 4 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Ant
1 4 (1.59%) Subversion
1 4 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 26 (10.32%) Finance
2 23 (9.13%) Retail
3 8 (3.17%) Banking
4 4 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.59%) Automotive
5 3 (1.19%) Legal
5 3 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.40%) Local Government
7 1 (0.40%) French Language
7 1 (0.40%) German Language
7 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (30.95%) Analyst
2 36 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 34 (13.49%) Support Engineer
4 28 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 28 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 23 (9.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 22 (8.73%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (8.33%) Administrator
7 21 (8.33%) Consultant
8 19 (7.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (4.76%) Technical Support
11 9 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
11 9 (3.57%) Server Engineer
11 9 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 9 (3.57%) IT Support
12 8 (3.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.40%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 15 (5.95%) Clustering
3 8 (3.17%) Statistics
4 5 (1.98%) Mainframe
4 5 (1.98%) iPhone
5 4 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.79%) EPoS
6 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.40%) Handset
7 1 (0.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 216 (85.71%) Windows
2 80 (31.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 46 (18.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (9.13%) Windows XP
7 19 (7.54%) UNIX
8 14 (5.56%) Linux
9 10 (3.97%) Windows Vista
10 7 (2.78%) Mac OS
11 6 (2.38%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (2.38%) Windows 2000
11 6 (2.38%) Windows NT
12 3 (1.19%) Android
13 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.59%) ITIL
2 17 (6.75%) Incident Management
2 17 (6.75%) Mentoring
3 13 (5.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (3.97%) Service Delivery
6 9 (3.57%) Change Management
7 7 (2.78%) Migration
8 6 (2.38%) Information Security
8 6 (2.38%) PRINCE2
8 6 (2.38%) Problem Management
8 6 (2.38%) People Management
9 5 (1.98%) Configuration Management
9 5 (1.98%) E-Commerce
10 4 (1.59%) MOF
10 4 (1.59%) Project Management
10 4 (1.59%) Matrix Management
10 4 (1.59%) Identity Management
10 4 (1.59%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (1.19%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.51%) SQL
2 14 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.78%) Java
4 6 (2.38%) VBScript
5 4 (1.59%) Perl
5 4 (1.59%) Python
6 3 (1.19%) C++
7 2 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (19.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (15.87%) MCSE
3 26 (10.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (9.13%) MCSA
5 21 (8.33%) MCP
6 19 (7.54%) Security Cleared
7 15 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (5.95%) CCNA
7 15 (5.95%) MCITP
8 14 (5.56%) SC Cleared
9 12 (4.76%) Degree
10 6 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.38%) CCA
10 6 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (2.38%) CCEA
10 6 (2.38%) CCNP
11 5 (1.98%) MCTS
11 5 (1.98%) VCP5
12 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.40%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.67%) SLA
2 4 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 63 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (18.25%) XenApp
3 32 (12.70%) Hyper-V
4 26 (10.32%) vSphere
5 22 (8.73%) VMware ESX
6 16 (6.35%) XenDesktop
7 12 (4.76%) Terminal Services
7 12 (4.76%) ISA Server
8 11 (4.37%) Forefront TMG
9 9 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (3.17%) XenServer
10 8 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (2.78%) Xen
12 6 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (1.98%) Firmware
14 4 (1.59%) UAG
15 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 28 (11.11%) SCCM
2 21 (8.33%) SCOM
3 13 (5.16%) Backup Exec
4 12 (4.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 12 (4.76%) Tivoli
5 9 (3.57%) SCVMM
6 8 (3.17%) BladeLogic
7 6 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (2.38%) SCSM
8 5 (1.98%) WSUS
9 4 (1.59%) SCDPM
9 4 (1.59%) SCOrch
9 4 (1.59%) Windows Intune
10 3 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (1.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (1.19%) ARCserve
10 3 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (1.19%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 150 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 98 (38.89%) VMware
3 85 (33.73%) Citrix
4 38 (15.08%) Cisco
5 33 (13.10%) HP
6 23 (9.13%) Symantec
7 18 (7.14%) Dell
8 15 (5.95%) Intel
9 14 (5.56%) Lotus
10 12 (4.76%) IBM
11 8 (3.17%) Oracle
11 8 (3.17%) Mitel
12 6 (2.38%) Remedy
13 5 (1.98%) Veeam
14 4 (1.59%) Infoblox
14 4 (1.59%) Websense
15 3 (1.19%) F5
15 3 (1.19%) AppSense
16 2 (0.79%) WatchGuard
16 2 (0.79%) Spiceworks
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