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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 134 144 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.69% 6.49% 6.58%
As % of the System Software category 59.03% 62.07% 63.81%
Number of salaries quoted 102 106 129
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £50,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
227 232 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.64% 10.45% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 170 167 189
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 £22,500 £22,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 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 3 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 +3 86 £30,000 -18.91% 10
High Wycombe +12 21 £28,000 -44.00% 1
Marlow +7 6 £42,500 +97.67%
Princes Risborough - 4 £29,000 -
Chesham -3 2 £32,750 +57.83%
Aylesbury +2 1 £23,500 -19.65% 1
Buckingham - 1 - - 1
Newport Pagnell - 1 £55,000 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 239 (87.87%) Windows
2 155 (56.99%) Microsoft
3 124 (45.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 113 (41.54%) VMware
5 112 (41.18%) MS Exchange
6 100 (36.76%) MS Excel
7 90 (33.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 84 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 75 (27.57%) ITIL
9 75 (27.57%) Cisco
10 73 (26.84%) VMware Infrastructure
11 72 (26.47%) Hyper-V
12 71 (26.10%) Exchange Server 2010
13 67 (24.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 64 (23.53%) Citrix
15 60 (22.06%) MCSE
16 49 (18.01%) Firewall
16 49 (18.01%) Windows 7
17 48 (17.65%) SLA
18 44 (16.18%) Finance
19 42 (15.44%) DNS
19 42 (15.44%) MCSA
19 42 (15.44%) MS Office
19 42 (15.44%) Exchange Server 2013
20 41 (15.07%) Security Cleared
21 39 (14.34%) Exchange Server 2007
22 38 (13.97%) SC Cleared
23 37 (13.60%) SQL Server
24 35 (12.87%) SQL
24 35 (12.87%) HP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 112 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 71 (26.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (15.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (14.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 27 (9.93%) IIS
6 25 (9.19%) SharePoint
7 18 (6.62%) Lync
8 12 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.47%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 100 (36.76%) MS Excel
2 42 (15.44%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) MFGPRO
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.37%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.40%) Office 365
2 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 49 (18.01%) Firewall
2 42 (15.44%) DNS
3 35 (12.87%) SAN
4 33 (12.13%) DHCP
5 28 (10.29%) TCP/IP
6 27 (9.93%) WAN
6 27 (9.93%) LAN
7 18 (6.62%) iSCSI
8 13 (4.78%) Wireless
9 12 (4.41%) VLAN
9 12 (4.41%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (4.41%) VPN
10 9 (3.31%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (2.94%) VoIP
12 7 (2.57%) Network Security
12 7 (2.57%) NetScaler
13 6 (2.21%) BIG-IP
14 4 (1.47%) OSPF
14 4 (1.47%) BGP
14 4 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.47%) MySQL
3 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.10%) DTS
3 3 (1.10%) DB2
4 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.74%) QlikView
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.37%) MS Access
5 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.84%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (0.74%) InstallShield
General
1 44 (16.18%) Finance
2 21 (7.72%) Law
3 19 (6.99%) Retail
4 9 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.57%) Legal
6 5 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.84%) Marketing
7 3 (1.10%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.74%) Automotive
8 2 (0.74%) Advertising
8 2 (0.74%) Publishing
8 2 (0.74%) Banking
8 2 (0.74%) French Language
8 2 (0.74%) German Language
8 2 (0.74%) Local Government
9 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Hindi Language
9 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (32.35%) Analyst
2 39 (14.34%) 2nd Line Support
3 38 (13.97%) Support Engineer
4 28 (10.29%) Support Analyst
5 26 (9.56%) IT Support
6 22 (8.09%) Service Analyst
6 22 (8.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 20 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.62%) Team Leader
9 15 (5.51%) Administrator
10 14 (5.15%) Technical Support
10 14 (5.15%) IT Support Engineer
11 13 (4.78%) 3rd Line Support
11 13 (4.78%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
13 9 (3.31%) Desktop Support
13 9 (3.31%) Consultant
13 9 (3.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 9 (3.31%) IT Support Analyst
13 9 (3.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.57%) Application Packaging
2 5 (1.84%) .NET
3 4 (1.47%) EDI
4 2 (0.74%) Web Services
5 1 (0.37%) HTML
5 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.37%) CSS
5 1 (0.37%) jQuery
5 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.37%) HTML5
5 1 (0.37%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.37%) CSS3
5 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 23 (8.46%) Statistics
3 22 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (7.35%) Clustering
5 19 (6.99%) Data Centre
6 14 (5.15%) Replication
7 8 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.94%) EPoS
7 8 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (2.94%) User Experience
8 7 (2.57%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.84%) CMDB
9 5 (1.84%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.47%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.47%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.10%) FMCG
11 3 (1.10%) New Media
12 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 239 (87.87%) Windows
2 124 (45.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 67 (24.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 49 (18.01%) Windows 7
6 23 (8.46%) Windows 8
7 21 (7.72%) Windows XP
8 16 (5.88%) Linux
8 16 (5.88%) UNIX
9 13 (4.78%) Android
10 7 (2.57%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.47%) CentOS
11 4 (1.47%) Debian
11 4 (1.47%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (27.57%) ITIL
2 31 (11.40%) Incident Management
3 20 (7.35%) Change Management
4 16 (5.88%) Migration
5 15 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (5.51%) People Management
6 14 (5.15%) Mentoring
7 13 (4.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (4.04%) Time Management
9 10 (3.68%) Data Protection
9 10 (3.68%) Configuration Management
9 10 (3.68%) Patch Management
10 9 (3.31%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (2.57%) Cyber Security
12 7 (2.57%) ERP
13 6 (2.21%) Project Management
13 6 (2.21%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (2.21%) Security Patching
14 5 (1.84%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.87%) SQL
2 17 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.10%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.10%) VBScript
3 3 (1.10%) VB
4 1 (0.37%) C#
4 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 90 (33.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (22.06%) MCSE
3 42 (15.44%) MCSA
4 41 (15.07%) Security Cleared
5 38 (13.97%) SC Cleared
6 33 (12.13%) MCITP
7 28 (10.29%) MCP
8 20 (7.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (6.99%) MCTS
10 16 (5.88%) Degree
11 14 (5.15%) CCNA
11 14 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (2.57%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.84%) CCNP
14 3 (1.10%) CCIE
14 3 (1.10%) MCDST
14 3 (1.10%) VCP5
15 2 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (17.65%) SLA
2 7 (2.57%) ISO 9000
2 7 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (26.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (26.47%) Hyper-V
3 33 (12.13%) Forefront TMG
4 21 (7.72%) ISA Server
5 20 (7.35%) XenApp
6 19 (6.99%) UAG
7 18 (6.62%) VMware ESX
8 12 (4.41%) NFS
8 12 (4.41%) vSphere
9 10 (3.68%) XenServer
10 7 (2.57%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (2.21%) XenDesktop
11 6 (2.21%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.47%) Samba
14 3 (1.10%) Xen
15 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (9.19%) SCCM
2 10 (3.68%) WSUS
3 7 (2.57%) SCOM
4 6 (2.21%) ARCserve
5 5 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.84%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (1.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (1.47%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.47%) WMI
6 4 (1.47%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.74%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.74%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 2 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.74%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.74%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 155 (56.99%) Microsoft
2 113 (41.54%) VMware
3 75 (27.57%) Cisco
4 64 (23.53%) Citrix
5 35 (12.87%) HP
5 35 (12.87%) Symantec
6 19 (6.99%) Websense
7 16 (5.88%) EMC
8 15 (5.51%) Computacenter
9 13 (4.78%) 3PAR
9 13 (4.78%) Apple
9 13 (4.78%) NetApp
10 11 (4.04%) Brocade
11 9 (3.31%) Avaya
12 8 (2.94%) McAfee
12 8 (2.94%) Hitachi
13 7 (2.57%) Pegasus
13 7 (2.57%) Fortinet
13 7 (2.57%) Juniper
13 7 (2.57%) F5
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