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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 153 134 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.18% 6.71% 7.37%
As % of the System Software category 65.95% 63.51% 67.62%
Number of salaries quoted 107 124 118
Average salary £37,000 £31,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.35% +8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
232 211 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.88% 10.56% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 160 180 169
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -12 69 £37,000 +8.02% 6
High Wycombe -10 17 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Marlow - 11 £21,500 -
Chesham +2 4 £24,500 +2.08%
Aylesbury -16 4 £35,000 +16.66%
Bletchley +2 2 £19,250 -23.00%
Buckingham -4 1 - -
Amersham - 1 £27,500 -
Iver - 1 £55,000 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 237 (86.18%) Windows
2 216 (78.55%) Microsoft
3 160 (58.18%) MS Exchange
4 147 (53.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 133 (48.36%) VMware
6 114 (41.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 109 (39.64%) MS Excel
8 106 (38.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 103 (37.45%) Citrix
10 85 (30.91%) Exchange Server 2007
11 82 (29.82%) XenApp
12 78 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 71 (25.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 65 (23.64%) SQL
14 65 (23.64%) ITIL
15 61 (22.18%) Hyper-V
16 60 (21.82%) Cisco
17 59 (21.45%) MS Office
18 54 (19.64%) Windows 7
19 51 (18.55%) DNS
20 49 (17.82%) DHCP
20 49 (17.82%) MCSE
20 49 (17.82%) SharePoint
20 49 (17.82%) VMware ESXi
20 49 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2013
21 47 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
22 46 (16.73%) Exchange Server 2003
23 43 (15.64%) Firewall
24 42 (15.27%) Security Cleared
25 40 (14.55%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 160 (58.18%) MS Exchange
2 114 (41.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 85 (30.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 49 (17.82%) SharePoint
4 49 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 46 (16.73%) Exchange Server 2003
6 37 (13.45%) Lync
7 27 (9.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 21 (7.64%) IIS
9 14 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2000
10 11 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.45%) IBM Notes
13 3 (1.09%) SAS
14 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 109 (39.64%) MS Excel
2 59 (21.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS Project
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Summit
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.27%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (18.55%) DNS
2 49 (17.82%) DHCP
3 43 (15.64%) Firewall
4 35 (12.73%) SAN
5 28 (10.18%) LAN
6 27 (9.82%) TCP/IP
7 26 (9.45%) WAN
8 25 (9.09%) Wireless
9 24 (8.73%) VLAN
10 22 (8.00%) Cisco IPT
10 22 (8.00%) IP Telephony
11 10 (3.64%) Internet
12 6 (2.18%) Unified Communications
13 5 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.82%) VPN
14 3 (1.09%) BIG-IP
15 2 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (0.73%) VoIP
15 2 (0.73%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.73%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.36%) OLAP
6 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.36%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 27 (9.82%) Finance
2 8 (2.91%) Retail
3 6 (2.18%) Legal
4 5 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.73%) Publishing
5 2 (0.73%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.36%) Law
6 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (23.27%) Analyst
2 33 (12.00%) Support Analyst
3 31 (11.27%) Consultant
4 30 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 27 (9.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 25 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (7.64%) IT Support
8 19 (6.91%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (6.55%) Help Desk Analyst
10 16 (5.82%) Junior
11 15 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
11 15 (5.45%) Server Engineer
12 14 (5.09%) Service Desk Analyst
12 14 (5.09%) Service Analyst
12 14 (5.09%) Architect
12 14 (5.09%) Microsoft Consultant
13 13 (4.73%) IT Support Analyst
13 13 (4.73%) Technical Analyst
14 12 (4.36%) Desktop Analyst
14 12 (4.36%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.45%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.09%) Web Services
3 1 (0.36%) ADSI
3 1 (0.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.36%) Blackberry
2 18 (6.55%) Clustering
3 8 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.18%) EPoS
4 6 (2.18%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.45%) Replication
6 3 (1.09%) Statistics
7 1 (0.36%) CMDB
7 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.36%) RMADS
7 1 (0.36%) iPhone
7 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.36%) PACS
7 1 (0.36%) CESG
7 1 (0.36%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.36%) PKI
7 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 237 (86.18%) Windows
2 147 (53.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (19.64%) Windows 7
5 47 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (7.27%) Windows XP
7 15 (5.45%) Linux
8 8 (2.91%) Windows Vista
9 7 (2.55%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (2.18%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.18%) UNIX
11 4 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.45%) Android
11 4 (1.45%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.09%) Solaris
13 2 (0.73%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (23.64%) ITIL
2 24 (8.73%) Migration
3 18 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (4.36%) Data Protection
4 12 (4.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (2.91%) Incident Management
5 8 (2.91%) Change Control
6 7 (2.55%) Asset Management
7 6 (2.18%) Capacity Management
8 4 (1.45%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (1.45%) Release Management
8 4 (1.45%) Business Continuity
8 4 (1.45%) Project Management
8 4 (1.45%) Service Management
8 4 (1.45%) Service Delivery
9 3 (1.09%) Change Management
9 3 (1.09%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (1.09%) Configuration Management
9 3 (1.09%) Problem Management
9 3 (1.09%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (23.64%) SQL
2 40 (14.55%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.18%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.45%) VBScript
4 4 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (25.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (17.82%) MCSE
3 42 (15.27%) Security Cleared
4 37 (13.45%) MCITP
4 37 (13.45%) SC Cleared
5 23 (8.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (7.64%) MCSA
7 19 (6.91%) MCP
7 19 (6.91%) MCTS
8 18 (6.55%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (5.45%) CCNA
10 9 (3.27%) CCNP
10 9 (3.27%) Degree
11 4 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.09%) CCIA
13 2 (0.73%) VCP5
14 1 (0.36%) CCEE
14 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.36%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.55%) SLA
2 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.73%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.36%) DICOM
3 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 106 (38.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (29.82%) XenApp
3 61 (22.18%) Hyper-V
4 49 (17.82%) VMware ESXi
5 37 (13.45%) XenDesktop
6 28 (10.18%) vSphere
7 27 (9.82%) Forefront TMG
8 26 (9.45%) VMware ESX
9 13 (4.73%) UAG
10 8 (2.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (2.55%) Terminal Services
12 6 (2.18%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (1.82%) XenServer
14 4 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (1.45%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.73%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (9.45%) SCCM
2 15 (5.45%) SCOM
3 11 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 10 (3.64%) SCVMM
5 8 (2.91%) WSUS
6 6 (2.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (1.82%) SCDPM
7 5 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.82%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.45%) MOM
8 4 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (1.09%) ARCserve
9 3 (1.09%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.09%) SCSM
10 1 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 216 (78.55%) Microsoft
2 133 (48.36%) VMware
3 103 (37.45%) Citrix
4 60 (21.82%) Cisco
5 26 (9.45%) Symantec
6 25 (9.09%) Veeam
7 24 (8.73%) WatchGuard
8 22 (8.00%) HP
9 21 (7.64%) NetIQ
10 12 (4.36%) Remedy
11 10 (3.64%) McAfee
11 10 (3.64%) Computacenter
11 10 (3.64%) NetApp
12 9 (3.27%) Websense
13 6 (2.18%) Dell
14 4 (1.45%) EMC
14 4 (1.45%) SAP
14 4 (1.45%) Lotus
14 4 (1.45%) 3PAR
15 3 (1.09%) F5
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Centric Resource
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Generous Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £41,000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits and IT Certification Trai
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + £3500 on call + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago