The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 32 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 131 120 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.66% 6.14% 7.25%
As % of the System Software category 56.96% 59.70% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 105 106 115
Average salary £33,000 £35,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% +25.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,250 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
230 201 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.94% 10.29% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 172 176 221
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -16 56 £42,500 +16.38% 6
High Wycombe +1 22 £35,000 +22.80% 4
Marlow +2 17 £22,000 -59.06% 3
Aylesbury -1 9 £22,500 -40.00%
Beaconsfield - 3 £37,500 -
Chesham -2 2 £17,750 -26.04%
Iver -1 1 £33,500 -11.84%
Amersham -6 1 £18,000 -40.00%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 209 (90.87%) Windows
2 174 (75.65%) Microsoft
3 140 (60.87%) MS Exchange
4 123 (53.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 111 (48.26%) VMware
6 90 (39.13%) MS Excel
7 86 (37.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 84 (36.52%) Citrix
9 74 (32.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 68 (29.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 67 (29.13%) XenApp
12 65 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2007
13 62 (26.96%) ITIL
14 60 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
15 58 (25.22%) Cisco
16 57 (24.78%) DHCP
17 56 (24.35%) DNS
18 54 (23.48%) Windows 7
19 52 (22.61%) MS Office
20 50 (21.74%) Hyper-V
21 46 (20.00%) SQL
22 45 (19.57%) SAN
23 38 (16.52%) TCP/IP
23 38 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2003
23 38 (16.52%) VMware ESXi
24 36 (15.65%) PowerShell
25 35 (15.22%) MCSE
25 35 (15.22%) SharePoint
26 34 (14.78%) Firewall
27 31 (13.48%) vSphere

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 140 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 86 (37.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (16.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 35 (15.22%) SharePoint
6 18 (7.83%) IIS
6 18 (7.83%) Lync
7 17 (7.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (6.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (1.30%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.30%) Site Server
12 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 90 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 52 (22.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
3 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Summit
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.09%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (24.78%) DHCP
2 56 (24.35%) DNS
3 45 (19.57%) SAN
4 38 (16.52%) TCP/IP
5 34 (14.78%) Firewall
6 30 (13.04%) LAN
6 30 (13.04%) WAN
7 26 (11.30%) Wireless
8 23 (10.00%) IP Telephony
8 23 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
9 19 (8.26%) Internet
10 16 (6.96%) VLAN
11 9 (3.91%) VPN
12 5 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.74%) NAS
13 4 (1.74%) VoIP
14 3 (1.30%) Network Security
14 3 (1.30%) Unified Communications
15 2 (0.87%) iSCSI
15 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.87%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
General
1 25 (10.87%) Finance
2 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.87%) Legal
3 2 (0.87%) Advertising
3 2 (0.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.43%) Law
4 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 86 (37.39%) Analyst
2 47 (20.43%) Support Analyst
3 44 (19.13%) Support Engineer
4 34 (14.78%) IT Support
5 29 (12.61%) IT Support Analyst
6 23 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 23 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 22 (9.57%) Desktop Analyst
7 22 (9.57%) Technical Analyst
7 22 (9.57%) Help Desk Analyst
7 22 (9.57%) Junior
8 21 (9.13%) Junior Analyst
9 20 (8.70%) Technical Services Analyst
10 16 (6.96%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (6.96%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
11 15 (6.52%) Consultant
12 12 (5.22%) Technical Consultant
12 12 (5.22%) 1st Line Support
13 11 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.30%) .NET
2 2 (0.87%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.87%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.43%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.96%) Blackberry
2 8 (3.48%) Clustering
3 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.30%) iPad
5 2 (0.87%) Statistics
5 2 (0.87%) EPoS
6 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.43%) NHS
6 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.43%) RMADS
6 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.43%) CMDB
6 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.43%) iPhone
6 1 (0.43%) CESG
6 1 (0.43%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.43%) PKI
6 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 209 (90.87%) Windows
2 123 (53.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (29.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (23.48%) Windows 7
5 22 (9.57%) Windows XP
6 21 (9.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (6.96%) Windows Vista
8 10 (4.35%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.04%) Linux
10 6 (2.61%) Android
11 5 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (1.30%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.87%) UNIX
14 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (26.96%) ITIL
2 22 (9.57%) Migration
3 13 (5.65%) Data Protection
4 8 (3.48%) Incident Management
4 8 (3.48%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (2.17%) Project Management
5 5 (2.17%) Service Delivery
5 5 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (2.17%) Asset Management
5 5 (2.17%) Information Security
6 4 (1.74%) Problem Management
6 4 (1.74%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (1.30%) CRM
7 3 (1.30%) Change Management
7 3 (1.30%) Business Continuity
7 3 (1.30%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (0.87%) Test Scripting
8 2 (0.87%) Time Management
8 2 (0.87%) Web Development
8 2 (0.87%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (20.00%) SQL
2 36 (15.65%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.04%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.87%) VBScript
4 2 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (15.22%) MCSE
3 20 (8.70%) MCITP
4 19 (8.26%) Security Cleared
5 17 (7.39%) MCP
6 16 (6.96%) MCSA
7 15 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (6.52%) SC Cleared
8 14 (6.09%) MCTS
9 11 (4.78%) CCNA
10 10 (4.35%) Degree
11 9 (3.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (3.48%) CCNP
13 4 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (1.30%) CCIA
15 1 (0.43%) CCEA
15 1 (0.43%) CNA
15 1 (0.43%) CNE
15 1 (0.43%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.43%) DICOM
System Software
1 74 (32.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (29.13%) XenApp
3 50 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 38 (16.52%) VMware ESXi
5 31 (13.48%) vSphere
6 27 (11.74%) XenDesktop
7 22 (9.57%) Forefront TMG
8 11 (4.78%) UAG
9 10 (4.35%) VMware ESX
10 9 (3.91%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (2.61%) Terminal Services
12 5 (2.17%) XenServer
13 1 (0.43%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (7.39%) Backup Exec
2 16 (6.96%) SCCM
3 11 (4.78%) SCOM
4 9 (3.91%) WSUS
5 7 (3.04%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (3.04%) SCVMM
6 5 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (1.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.74%) MOM
7 4 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.87%) SCSM
8 2 (0.87%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.87%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.87%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.43%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 174 (75.65%) Microsoft
2 111 (48.26%) VMware
3 84 (36.52%) Citrix
4 58 (25.22%) Cisco
5 26 (11.30%) Symantec
6 22 (9.57%) NetIQ
6 22 (9.57%) Veeam
7 21 (9.13%) HP
8 15 (6.52%) McAfee
8 15 (6.52%) WatchGuard
9 10 (4.35%) Remedy
10 8 (3.48%) Computacenter
10 8 (3.48%) 3PAR
11 7 (3.04%) Websense
12 6 (2.61%) NetApp
13 4 (1.74%) Apple
13 4 (1.74%) SAP
14 3 (1.30%) Lotus
14 3 (1.30%) Dell
14 3 (1.30%) EMC
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Competitive salary, benefits and bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 18 days ago
Marlow
Softcat
Salary: Competitive salary, benefits and bonus scheme
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago