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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 60 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 46 73 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.05% 5.05% 6.61%
As % of the System Software category 43.40% 37.06% 53.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 97
Median salary £34,500 £32,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £23,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,115 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.18% -

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
106 197 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.32% 13.63% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 91 127 145
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,800 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,150 £56,400 £84,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 23 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 72 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 67 (65.69%) Windows
3 57 (55.88%) Windows Server
4 52 (50.98%) VMware
5 43 (42.16%) MS Excel
6 42 (41.18%) MS Exchange
7 37 (36.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (34.31%) Linux
9 32 (31.37%) Microsoft Azure
10 30 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (28.43%) DNS
12 28 (27.45%) Firewall
13 26 (25.49%) SAN
13 26 (25.49%) SCCM
13 26 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (22.55%) Hyper-V
15 22 (21.57%) ITIL
16 20 (19.61%) vSphere
17 19 (18.63%) PowerShell
17 19 (18.63%) TCP/IP
17 19 (18.63%) DHCP
18 18 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
18 18 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
19 17 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
19 17 (16.67%) Cisco
19 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
20 16 (15.69%) MS Office
20 16 (15.69%) SQL
20 16 (15.69%) LAN
21 15 (14.71%) 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 42 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 18 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.90%) IIS
4 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.98%) Apache
7 1 (0.98%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.98%) Confluence
7 1 (0.98%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.98%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (42.16%) MS Excel
2 16 (15.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.96%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (31.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (11.76%) Office 365
3 9 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (7.84%) SaaS
5 7 (6.86%) PaaS
6 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.43%) DNS
2 28 (27.45%) Firewall
3 26 (25.49%) SAN
4 19 (18.63%) DHCP
4 19 (18.63%) TCP/IP
5 16 (15.69%) LAN
6 10 (9.80%) VPN
7 5 (4.90%) VLAN
7 5 (4.90%) WAN
8 4 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (2.94%) VoIP
9 3 (2.94%) Wireless
10 2 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (1.96%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.96%) Internet
10 2 (1.96%) NAS
10 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.98%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.94%) MySQL
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.96%) SQLite
4 1 (0.98%) GIS
4 1 (0.98%) MS Access
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Subversion
2 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Aerospace
2 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.96%) French Language
3 2 (1.96%) German Language
3 2 (1.96%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (21.57%) Support Engineer
3 21 (20.59%) IT Engineer
4 16 (15.69%) IT Support
4 16 (15.69%) Windows Engineer
5 14 (13.73%) Analyst
5 14 (13.73%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (12.75%) Server Engineer
7 11 (10.78%) IT Support Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) VMware Engineer
9 9 (8.82%) SCCM Engineer
9 9 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (8.82%) Service Analyst
9 9 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (6.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (6.86%) Windows Server Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
11 6 (5.88%) Junior IT Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) .NET
2 3 (2.94%) XML
2 3 (2.94%) XSL
3 2 (1.96%) CSS
3 2 (1.96%) HTML
4 1 (0.98%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) Data Centre
1 7 (6.86%) Driving Licence
2 5 (4.90%) Replication
3 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.92%) EMC VNX
4 3 (2.94%) iPhone
4 3 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.96%) Clustering
5 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) PDA
5 2 (1.96%) Statistics
6 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.98%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 67 (65.69%) Windows
2 57 (55.88%) Windows Server
3 35 (34.31%) Linux
4 30 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (13.73%) Unix
7 10 (9.80%) Windows 7
8 9 (8.82%) Windows 10
8 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.94%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.98%) CentOS
12 1 (0.98%) Solaris
12 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.57%) ITIL
2 18 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (11.76%) Migration
4 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (4.90%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (3.92%) Time Management
8 3 (2.94%) Data Protection
8 3 (2.94%) Data Transformation
8 3 (2.94%) ERP
8 3 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.94%) Service Management
9 2 (1.96%) Data Management
9 2 (1.96%) Network Management
9 2 (1.96%) Office Automation
9 2 (1.96%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.96%) Security Management
9 2 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (0.98%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.63%) PowerShell
2 16 (15.69%) SQL
3 4 (3.92%) PHP
4 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.98%) C
6 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (36.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.71%) Degree
2 15 (14.71%) MCITP
2 15 (14.71%) MCSE
3 7 (6.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.90%) CCNA
5 5 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.90%) MCSA
6 3 (2.94%) CCNP
6 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.96%) CCA
7 2 (1.96%) CCEA
7 2 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.96%) MCP
7 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (22.55%) Hyper-V
3 20 (19.61%) vSphere
4 12 (11.76%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (7.84%) XenApp
6 6 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.96%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (25.49%) SCCM
2 6 (5.88%) SCOM
2 6 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.96%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 72 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 52 (50.98%) VMware
3 17 (16.67%) Cisco
4 12 (11.76%) HP
4 12 (11.76%) NetApp
5 10 (9.80%) EMC
5 10 (9.80%) Veeam
6 9 (8.82%) Citrix
7 6 (5.88%) IBM
7 6 (5.88%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.92%) Dell
9 2 (1.96%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.96%) Juniper
9 2 (1.96%) Kaspersky
9 2 (1.96%) SAP
10 1 (0.98%) Altiris
10 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.98%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.98%) Nortel
10 1 (0.98%) Symantec
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £24,300 to £27,300 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago