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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 121 138 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.85% 7.56% 8.81%
As % of the System Software category 63.35% 64.19% 65.32%
Number of salaries quoted 83 124 142
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -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
191 215 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.23% 11.78% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 133 183 201
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,568 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -31 52 £37,000 +13.84% 3
High Wycombe -4 19 £40,000 +28.00% 4
Marlow +2 5 £21,500 -36.76% 1
Chesham +2 3 £25,000 +4.16%
Aylesbury -8 2 £35,000 -
Bletchley -1 1 £17,500 -30.00%
Buckingham -4 1 - -
Amersham - 1 £27,500 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 216 (87.45%) Windows
2 198 (80.16%) Microsoft
3 145 (58.70%) MS Exchange
4 126 (51.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 119 (48.18%) VMware
6 105 (42.51%) MS Excel
7 104 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 95 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 82 (33.20%) Citrix
10 78 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
11 66 (26.72%) Microsoft Certification
12 62 (25.10%) XenApp
13 57 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 56 (22.67%) MS Office
15 54 (21.86%) SQL
15 54 (21.86%) Windows Server 2012
15 54 (21.86%) Exchange Server 2013
16 50 (20.24%) ITIL
16 50 (20.24%) Hyper-V
17 49 (19.84%) Windows 7
17 49 (19.84%) Cisco
18 47 (19.03%) MCSE
19 45 (18.22%) VMware ESXi
20 43 (17.41%) SharePoint
21 40 (16.19%) Lync
22 38 (15.38%) DNS
22 38 (15.38%) MCITP
23 37 (14.98%) Firewall
24 35 (14.17%) DHCP
24 35 (14.17%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 145 (58.70%) MS Exchange
2 104 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 78 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 54 (21.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 43 (17.41%) SharePoint
6 40 (16.19%) Lync
7 34 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (8.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (6.48%) IIS
10 13 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
11 11 (4.45%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.62%) IBM Notes
14 3 (1.21%) SAS
15 2 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 105 (42.51%) MS Excel
2 56 (22.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.21%) Summit
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (12.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.38%) DNS
2 37 (14.98%) Firewall
3 35 (14.17%) DHCP
4 28 (11.34%) SAN
5 22 (8.91%) VLAN
6 20 (8.10%) Wireless
7 19 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 19 (7.69%) LAN
8 18 (7.29%) Cisco IPT
8 18 (7.29%) IP Telephony
9 16 (6.48%) WAN
10 6 (2.43%) Internet
11 5 (2.02%) VPN
11 5 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.62%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.62%) ADSL
12 4 (1.62%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (1.21%) BIG-IP
14 2 (0.81%) iSCSI
15 1 (0.40%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.40%) OLAP
6 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.40%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 24 (9.72%) Finance
2 8 (3.24%) Retail
3 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.62%) Legal
4 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.81%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.81%) Publishing
5 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (22.67%) Analyst
2 35 (14.17%) Support Analyst
3 31 (12.55%) Support Engineer
4 28 (11.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 28 (11.34%) Consultant
5 21 (8.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 20 (8.10%) IT Support
7 15 (6.07%) Help Desk Analyst
7 15 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (6.07%) Server Engineer
8 12 (4.86%) Microsoft Consultant
8 12 (4.86%) Junior
9 11 (4.45%) Technical Support
9 11 (4.45%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (4.45%) Service Analyst
9 11 (4.45%) Service Desk Analyst
10 10 (4.05%) IT Support Analyst
10 10 (4.05%) Technical Analyst
10 10 (4.05%) Wintel Engineer
11 9 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.02%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.88%) Blackberry
2 14 (5.67%) Clustering
3 8 (3.24%) EPoS
4 6 (2.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.62%) Replication
6 3 (1.21%) Firmware
6 3 (1.21%) Statistics
7 1 (0.40%) iPhone
7 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.40%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 216 (87.45%) Windows
2 126 (51.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (21.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (19.84%) Windows 7
6 19 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 19 (7.69%) Linux
7 9 (3.64%) UNIX
8 6 (2.43%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (2.02%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.62%) Android
10 4 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.62%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.21%) Solaris
11 3 (1.21%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (20.24%) ITIL
2 21 (8.50%) Migration
3 15 (6.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (3.24%) Change Control
4 8 (3.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (2.83%) Incident Management
6 6 (2.43%) Capacity Management
6 6 (2.43%) Asset Management
7 5 (2.02%) Data Protection
8 4 (1.62%) Release Management
9 3 (1.21%) Analytics
9 3 (1.21%) Business Continuity
9 3 (1.21%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (1.21%) Configuration Management
10 2 (0.81%) Project Management
10 2 (0.81%) Service Management
10 2 (0.81%) Identity Management
10 2 (0.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (0.81%) Change Management
10 2 (0.81%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 54 (21.86%) SQL
2 32 (12.96%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.81%) VBScript
4 2 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (26.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (19.03%) MCSE
3 38 (15.38%) MCITP
4 32 (12.96%) Security Cleared
5 30 (12.15%) SC Cleared
6 21 (8.50%) MCSA
6 21 (8.50%) MCP
6 21 (8.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (7.29%) MCTS
8 13 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (4.45%) CCNA
10 9 (3.64%) Degree
11 5 (2.02%) CCNP
11 5 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.81%) VCP5
13 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.40%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.53%) SLA
2 3 (1.21%) ISO 9000
2 3 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 95 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (25.10%) XenApp
3 50 (20.24%) Hyper-V
4 45 (18.22%) VMware ESXi
5 29 (11.74%) XenDesktop
6 25 (10.12%) VMware ESX
7 24 (9.72%) vSphere
8 22 (8.91%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (3.24%) UAG
9 8 (3.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (2.43%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (1.62%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.81%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (8.50%) SCCM
2 12 (4.86%) SCOM
3 10 (4.05%) SCVMM
4 8 (3.24%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.02%) SCDPM
6 4 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.21%) SCSM
7 3 (1.21%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.21%) WSUS
7 3 (1.21%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.21%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.81%) MOM
8 2 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 198 (80.16%) Microsoft
2 119 (48.18%) VMware
3 82 (33.20%) Citrix
4 49 (19.84%) Cisco
5 24 (9.72%) WatchGuard
6 21 (8.50%) Veeam
7 18 (7.29%) Symantec
8 17 (6.88%) NetIQ
9 13 (5.26%) HP
10 8 (3.24%) Dell
10 8 (3.24%) NetApp
11 6 (2.43%) Websense
11 6 (2.43%) Computacenter
11 6 (2.43%) Remedy
12 5 (2.02%) McAfee
13 4 (1.62%) Spiceworks
13 4 (1.62%) Lotus
13 4 (1.62%) SAP
13 4 (1.62%) Cognos
14 3 (1.21%) Oracle
Buckinghamshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Car + Benefits and IT Certificatio
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £17k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Competitive, Benefits and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago