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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 147 100 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.54% 5.40% 8.40%
As % of the System Software category 66.22% 51.02% 58.86%
Number of salaries quoted 117 73 157
Average salary £29,500 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.11% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £36,750 £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
222 196 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.39% 10.58% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 151 147 258
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +37 103 £27,500 -3.50% 11
High Wycombe +6 22 £30,000 +57.89% 5
Buckingham - 5 £32,500 -
Gerrards Cross - 3 £32,500 -
Chesham +2 2 £30,000 +21.21%
Marlow -19 2 £33,750 +53.40%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 219 (86.90%) Windows
2 150 (59.52%) Microsoft
3 102 (40.48%) MS Exchange
4 88 (34.92%) VMware
5 87 (34.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 72 (28.57%) Citrix
7 71 (28.17%) MS Excel
8 61 (24.21%) ITIL
8 61 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 61 (24.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 58 (23.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 54 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 54 (21.43%) Windows 7
11 52 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
12 47 (18.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 42 (16.67%) SAN
14 41 (16.27%) MCSE
15 40 (15.87%) SLA
16 39 (15.48%) MS Office
16 39 (15.48%) Cisco
17 36 (14.29%) SQL
17 36 (14.29%) Hyper-V
17 36 (14.29%) XenApp
18 33 (13.10%) SQL Server
18 33 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2003
19 32 (12.70%) Windows XP
20 29 (11.51%) HP
20 29 (11.51%) Firewall
21 28 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
22 27 (10.71%) DNS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 47 (18.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 33 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 28 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (9.92%) SharePoint
7 19 (7.54%) Lync
8 13 (5.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (4.76%) IBM Notes
10 11 (4.37%) IIS
11 6 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.40%) SAS
14 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Foundation
14 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 71 (28.17%) MS Excel
2 39 (15.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.54%) Office 365
2 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.98%) IaaS
4 2 (0.79%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (16.67%) SAN
2 29 (11.51%) Firewall
3 27 (10.71%) DNS
4 24 (9.52%) DHCP
5 19 (7.54%) iSCSI
6 17 (6.75%) LAN
7 15 (5.95%) WAN
8 14 (5.56%) NAS
9 10 (3.97%) Wireless
10 9 (3.57%) Network Security
10 9 (3.57%) TCP/IP
11 8 (3.17%) VLAN
11 8 (3.17%) Cisco IPT
12 5 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (1.59%) VPN
13 4 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.59%) ADSL
14 3 (1.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Ant
1 4 (1.59%) Subversion
1 4 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 27 (10.71%) Finance
2 19 (7.54%) Retail
3 7 (2.78%) Banking
4 4 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.19%) Automotive
5 3 (1.19%) Legal
5 3 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
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 76 (30.16%) Analyst
2 41 (16.27%) Support Analyst
3 37 (14.68%) Support Engineer
4 30 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 24 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 21 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 21 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 20 (7.94%) Administrator
8 18 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (6.75%) Consultant
10 15 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (5.56%) IT Support
12 13 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (4.76%) Technical Support
14 11 (4.37%) Server Engineer
15 10 (3.97%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
15 10 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
15 10 (3.97%) Help Desk Support
16 9 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
16 9 (3.57%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.79%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.73%) Blackberry
2 13 (5.16%) Clustering
3 9 (3.57%) Statistics
4 7 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.98%) iPhone
5 5 (1.98%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.59%) EPoS
7 3 (1.19%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.79%) Replication
9 1 (0.40%) PMI
9 1 (0.40%) Handset
9 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 219 (86.90%) Windows
2 87 (34.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (23.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 52 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (12.70%) Windows XP
7 18 (7.14%) UNIX
8 16 (6.35%) Linux
9 10 (3.97%) Windows Vista
10 8 (3.17%) Windows 2000
11 7 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (2.78%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.38%) Mac OS
12 6 (2.38%) Windows NT
13 4 (1.59%) Android
14 2 (0.79%) Solaris
14 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (24.21%) ITIL
2 16 (6.35%) Mentoring
3 12 (4.76%) Migration
4 11 (4.37%) Incident Management
4 11 (4.37%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (3.57%) Change Management
6 8 (3.17%) Service Delivery
7 6 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (2.38%) PRINCE2
7 6 (2.38%) Configuration Management
7 6 (2.38%) Problem Management
7 6 (2.38%) Information Security
8 5 (1.98%) E-Commerce
9 4 (1.59%) Identity Management
9 4 (1.59%) MOF
9 4 (1.59%) Project Management
9 4 (1.59%) Service Management
9 4 (1.59%) Matrix Management
9 4 (1.59%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (1.19%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 36 (14.29%) SQL
2 15 (5.95%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.78%) Java
4 6 (2.38%) VBScript
5 4 (1.59%) Python
5 4 (1.59%) Perl
6 3 (1.19%) C++
7 2 (0.79%) VB
8 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (16.27%) MCSE
3 22 (8.73%) MCITP
4 20 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (7.14%) MCSA
6 17 (6.75%) Security Cleared
7 15 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (5.56%) MCP
8 14 (5.56%) CCNA
9 13 (5.16%) SC Cleared
10 12 (4.76%) Degree
11 9 (3.57%) MCTS
12 6 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.38%) CCA
12 6 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (2.38%) CCEA
12 6 (2.38%) CCNP
13 1 (0.40%) CCIE
13 1 (0.40%) CCDA
13 1 (0.40%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.87%) SLA
2 4 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 61 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 36 (14.29%) XenApp
3 18 (7.14%) vSphere
4 15 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (5.16%) Forefront TMG
5 13 (5.16%) XenDesktop
5 13 (5.16%) VMware ESX
6 12 (4.76%) ISA Server
7 9 (3.57%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (1.98%) Firmware
9 5 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.98%) XenServer
10 4 (1.59%) UAG
11 3 (1.19%) Xen
12 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (10.32%) SCCM
2 22 (8.73%) SCOM
3 13 (5.16%) Backup Exec
4 12 (4.76%) SCVMM
5 10 (3.97%) Tivoli
5 10 (3.97%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 7 (2.78%) BladeLogic
7 6 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (1.98%) SCSM
8 5 (1.98%) WSUS
9 4 (1.59%) SCOrch
9 4 (1.59%) Windows Intune
10 3 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (1.19%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 1 (0.40%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 150 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 88 (34.92%) VMware
3 72 (28.57%) Citrix
4 39 (15.48%) Cisco
5 29 (11.51%) HP
6 21 (8.33%) Symantec
7 17 (6.75%) Dell
8 12 (4.76%) Lotus
9 10 (3.97%) IBM
9 10 (3.97%) Oracle
10 7 (2.78%) Intel
10 7 (2.78%) Mitel
11 6 (2.38%) Veeam
11 6 (2.38%) Remedy
12 5 (1.98%) WatchGuard
13 4 (1.59%) F5
13 4 (1.59%) Spiceworks
13 4 (1.59%) Websense
13 4 (1.59%) Cognos
14 3 (1.19%) NetIQ
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum £30,000 - £38,000 + Certification Tr
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Blue Town Online
Salary: £17k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 days ago