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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 56 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 53 82 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.49% 5.46% 7.31%
As % of the System Software category 32.32% 41.84% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40 56 107
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,850 £50,000 £56,400
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -

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
164 196 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.89% 13.05% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 137 130 164
Median salary £45,000 £35,088 £38,564
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.25% -9.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 March 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 76 (73.79%) Microsoft
2 75 (72.82%) Windows
3 54 (52.43%) Windows Server
4 50 (48.54%) MS Excel
5 48 (46.60%) VMware
6 41 (39.81%) MS Exchange
7 38 (36.89%) Linux
7 38 (36.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (34.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (29.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 28 (27.18%) Firewall
11 25 (24.27%) ITIL
11 25 (24.27%) Hyper-V
12 24 (23.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (23.30%) DNS
13 23 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 22 (21.36%) SCCM
15 20 (19.42%) Cisco
15 20 (19.42%) SAN
15 20 (19.42%) MS Office
15 20 (19.42%) SQL
16 19 (18.45%) DHCP
16 19 (18.45%) Windows 10
17 18 (17.48%) MCSE
17 18 (17.48%) Disaster Recovery
18 17 (16.50%) Windows 7
19 16 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2010
19 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
20 15 (14.56%) Degree
21 13 (12.62%) MCITP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (39.81%) MS Exchange
2 16 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.77%) IIS
4 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.91%) Apache
5 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.94%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.97%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 50 (48.54%) MS Excel
2 20 (19.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (29.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.71%) Office 365
3 8 (7.77%) SaaS
4 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (6.80%) PaaS
5 5 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (27.18%) Firewall
2 24 (23.30%) DNS
3 20 (19.42%) SAN
4 19 (18.45%) DHCP
5 13 (12.62%) LAN
6 11 (10.68%) TCP/IP
7 7 (6.80%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (6.80%) VPN
8 4 (3.88%) NAS
8 4 (3.88%) Wireless
9 3 (2.91%) LDAP
9 3 (2.91%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (2.91%) VoIP
9 3 (2.91%) WAN
10 2 (1.94%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.94%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (1.94%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.94%) Internet
10 2 (1.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) GIS
2 1 (0.97%) MS Access
2 1 (0.97%) MySQL
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.97%) JIRA
1 1 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 12 (11.65%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.85%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (23.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (18.45%) IT Engineer
3 18 (17.48%) Support Engineer
4 15 (14.56%) IT Support
4 15 (14.56%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (12.62%) Server Engineer
6 12 (11.65%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (10.68%) Analyst
8 10 (9.71%) Service Analyst
8 10 (9.71%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (8.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (7.77%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (7.77%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (6.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Support
11 7 (6.80%) IT Technician
11 7 (6.80%) Windows Server Engineer
12 6 (5.83%) Administrator
12 6 (5.83%) Junior IT Engineer
12 6 (5.83%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) .NET
1 2 (1.94%) CSS
1 2 (1.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.83%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.83%) iPhone
4 5 (4.85%) PDA
5 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.94%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.97%) iPad
6 1 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 75 (72.82%) Windows
2 54 (52.43%) Windows Server
3 38 (36.89%) Linux
3 38 (36.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (18.45%) Windows 10
6 17 (16.50%) Windows 7
7 12 (11.65%) Windows 8
8 11 (10.68%) Unix
9 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (4.85%) Solaris
11 3 (2.91%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.27%) ITIL
2 18 (17.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (9.71%) Migration
4 8 (7.77%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (7.77%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.83%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (4.85%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (4.85%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (2.91%) Data Protection
7 3 (2.91%) ITIL V3
7 3 (2.91%) Line Management
7 3 (2.91%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.91%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.91%) Project Management
7 3 (2.91%) Service Management
7 3 (2.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.94%) CRM
8 2 (1.94%) Office Automation
8 2 (1.94%) Security Management
8 2 (1.94%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.42%) SQL
2 11 (10.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.97%) C
5 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.97%) PHP
5 1 (0.97%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (34.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (17.48%) MCSE
3 15 (14.56%) Degree
4 13 (12.62%) MCITP
5 8 (7.77%) MCSA
6 7 (6.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.85%) CCNA
8 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.88%) MCP
10 3 (2.91%) CCNP
10 3 (2.91%) LPIC
10 3 (2.91%) RHCE
10 3 (2.91%) RHCSA
10 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.94%) CCA
11 2 (1.94%) CCEA
11 2 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) Hyper-V
2 24 (23.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.65%) vSphere
4 9 (8.74%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (5.83%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (5.83%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.85%) XenApp
7 4 (3.88%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (21.36%) SCCM
2 6 (5.83%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (4.85%) SCOM
4 3 (2.91%) Puppet
5 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.97%) Nessus
5 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 76 (73.79%) Microsoft
2 48 (46.60%) VMware
3 20 (19.42%) Cisco
4 9 (8.74%) NetApp
5 7 (6.80%) HP
5 7 (6.80%) Sophos
6 6 (5.83%) Citrix
6 6 (5.83%) IBM
6 6 (5.83%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.83%) SolarWinds
7 5 (4.85%) Veeam
8 3 (2.91%) Pegasus
9 2 (1.94%) EMC
9 2 (1.94%) Oracle
9 2 (1.94%) SAP
10 1 (0.97%) AlienVault
10 1 (0.97%) Apple
10 1 (0.97%) Dell
10 1 (0.97%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.97%) Symantec
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