The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 103 69 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.59% 4.33% 3.55%
As % of the System Software category 63.98% 42.07% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 85 64 57
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £22,500 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £44,250 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
Active Directory
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

System Software Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
161 164 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.75% 10.30% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 136 127 98
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,548 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cambridge region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Cambridge

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

1 122 (68.54%) Windows
2 113 (63.48%) Microsoft
3 67 (37.64%) Linux
4 62 (34.83%) VMware
5 55 (30.90%) ITIL
5 55 (30.90%) MS Office
6 53 (29.78%) MS Exchange
7 49 (27.53%) MS Excel
8 46 (25.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 39 (21.91%) SCCM
10 37 (20.79%) SQL
11 35 (19.66%) VMware Infrastructure
11 35 (19.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 34 (19.10%) DNS
13 32 (17.98%) TCP/IP
14 31 (17.42%) Oracle
14 31 (17.42%) Hyper-V
15 30 (16.85%) DHCP
15 30 (16.85%) SharePoint
16 29 (16.29%) Degree
17 28 (15.73%) LAN
18 25 (14.04%) Windows 7
19 24 (13.48%) Oracle Database
20 23 (12.92%) Cisco
20 23 (12.92%) Citrix
20 23 (12.92%) Finance
21 22 (12.36%) Migration
21 22 (12.36%) Firewall
21 22 (12.36%) SQL Server
21 22 (12.36%) Perl

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 53 (29.78%) MS Exchange
2 30 (16.85%) SharePoint
3 20 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (10.11%) Apache
5 15 (8.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (7.30%) Lync
7 9 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.93%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (3.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 6 (3.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (3.37%) IIS
10 5 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (2.25%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.12%) ArcGIS
12 2 (1.12%) CMS
12 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (1.12%) Documentum
12 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
12 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 55 (30.90%) MS Office
2 49 (27.53%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (7.87%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (4.49%) FastVal
2 8 (4.49%) SunGard APT
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.62%) Office 365
2 8 (4.49%) SaaS
3 7 (3.93%) PaaS
3 7 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.93%) IaaS
4 3 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.10%) DNS
2 32 (17.98%) TCP/IP
3 30 (16.85%) DHCP
4 28 (15.73%) LAN
5 22 (12.36%) Firewall
6 19 (10.67%) SAN
7 17 (9.55%) WAN
8 11 (6.18%) LDAP
8 11 (6.18%) NAS
9 9 (5.06%) VPN
10 8 (4.49%) Network Security
10 8 (4.49%) Kerberos
11 6 (3.37%) VoIP
12 5 (2.81%) Internet
13 3 (1.69%) SNMP
14 2 (1.12%) Wireshark
14 2 (1.12%) SSL
14 2 (1.12%) WLAN
14 2 (1.12%) tcpdump
15 1 (0.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.48%) Oracle Database
2 22 (12.36%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.49%) RDBMS
3 8 (4.49%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.49%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.25%) Big Data
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.12%) MS Access
5 2 (1.12%) MySQL
6 1 (0.56%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Hudson
1 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 23 (12.92%) Finance
2 14 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (4.49%) Electronics
5 6 (3.37%) Military
6 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Legal
7 2 (1.12%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (24.72%) Administrator
2 40 (22.47%) Analyst
3 29 (16.29%) Systems Administrator
3 29 (16.29%) Support Engineer
4 20 (11.24%) Support Analyst
5 19 (10.67%) IT Support
6 17 (9.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (8.99%) Linux Administrator
7 16 (8.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 14 (7.87%) Architect
9 12 (6.74%) Service Analyst
9 12 (6.74%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (6.18%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (6.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 8 (4.49%) IT Administrator
11 8 (4.49%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 8 (4.49%) Enterprise Architect
11 8 (4.49%) Security Architect
11 8 (4.49%) Help Desk Administrator
11 8 (4.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.99%) J2EE
2 9 (5.06%) SAML
3 5 (2.81%) .NET
4 3 (1.69%) HTML
4 3 (1.69%) CSS
5 2 (1.12%) XMPP
5 2 (1.12%) Middleware
5 2 (1.12%) Web Services
5 2 (1.12%) XML
6 1 (0.56%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.43%) Blackberry
2 13 (7.30%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.74%) PKI
4 9 (5.06%) Firmware
4 9 (5.06%) Clustering
5 8 (4.49%) Grid Computing
5 8 (4.49%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.49%) Physics
6 7 (3.93%) Open Source
7 6 (3.37%) Chip and PIN
7 6 (3.37%) EqualLogic
8 5 (2.81%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.25%) iPhone
9 4 (2.25%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.12%) Statistics
10 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.56%) EPoS
11 1 (0.56%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 122 (68.54%) Windows
2 67 (37.64%) Linux
3 46 (25.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (19.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (14.04%) Windows 7
6 16 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (8.43%) Windows XP
7 15 (8.43%) CentOS
8 14 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (4.49%) Android
9 8 (4.49%) Apple iOS
10 7 (3.93%) Windows Phone
11 5 (2.81%) UNIX
12 4 (2.25%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.90%) ITIL
2 22 (12.36%) Migration
3 18 (10.11%) ERP
4 17 (9.55%) Incident Management
5 16 (8.99%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (6.74%) Data Analysis
7 11 (6.18%) Identity Management
8 10 (5.62%) Load Balancing
9 9 (5.06%) Asset Management
10 8 (4.49%) Service Delivery
10 8 (4.49%) Risk Management
10 8 (4.49%) Validation
10 8 (4.49%) TOGAF
10 8 (4.49%) BPMN
10 8 (4.49%) UML
10 8 (4.49%) Change Control
10 8 (4.49%) Problem Management
11 7 (3.93%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (3.93%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (20.79%) SQL
2 22 (12.36%) Perl
3 17 (9.55%) Python
4 16 (8.99%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.62%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.06%) C#
7 8 (4.49%) Java
7 8 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.25%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.25%) VBA
9 2 (1.12%) XQuery
9 2 (1.12%) PHP
10 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.56%) VBScript
10 1 (0.56%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (16.29%) Degree
2 19 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.99%) RHCE
4 12 (6.74%) OCP
4 12 (6.74%) Oracle Certification
5 11 (6.18%) MCITP
6 10 (5.62%) MCSE
6 10 (5.62%) CISSP
7 9 (5.06%) MCSA
8 8 (4.49%) MCP
9 5 (2.81%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.69%) MCTS
11 2 (1.12%) MOS
11 2 (1.12%) CCNP
11 2 (1.12%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.56%) CCNA
12 1 (0.56%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.18%) SLA
2 6 (3.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 6 (3.37%) GAMP
2 6 (3.37%) GCP
2 6 (3.37%) GMP
3 4 (2.25%) QA
4 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (19.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (17.42%) Hyper-V
3 13 (7.30%) VMware ESX
4 12 (6.74%) vSphere
4 12 (6.74%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (3.93%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.81%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.69%) XenApp
8 2 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (21.91%) SCCM
2 14 (7.87%) SCOM
3 12 (6.74%) EMC NetWorker
3 12 (6.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (4.49%) Puppet
5 7 (3.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (3.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.69%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.56%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 113 (63.48%) Microsoft
2 62 (34.83%) VMware
3 31 (17.42%) Oracle
4 23 (12.92%) Cisco
4 23 (12.92%) Citrix
5 22 (12.36%) SAP
6 17 (9.55%) Red Hat
7 15 (8.43%) HP
8 12 (6.74%) Dell
8 12 (6.74%) EMC
9 10 (5.62%) Apple
10 8 (4.49%) NetApp
10 8 (4.49%) SunGard
11 7 (3.93%) Red Gate
11 7 (3.93%) Symantec
12 4 (2.25%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.12%) SonicWALL
13 2 (1.12%) Mitel
13 2 (1.12%) Juniper
13 2 (1.12%) Nokia
Cambridge
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: Circa £42,000 - £48,000 + benefits that include an excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-50,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 42k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago