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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 49 56 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 52 56 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.92% 3.84% 5.67%
As % of the System Software category 39.69% 36.60% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47 47 91
Median salary £36,000 £34,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +23.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,360 £40,200 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
131 153 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.41% 10.49% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 121 119 155
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £84,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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 3 December 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 79 (67.52%) Microsoft
2 76 (64.96%) Windows
3 66 (56.41%) VMware
4 63 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 56 (47.86%) MS Exchange
6 41 (35.04%) MS Excel
7 40 (34.19%) DNS
8 38 (32.48%) Firewall
9 36 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 36 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
10 35 (29.91%) Linux
11 34 (29.06%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (27.35%) SAN
13 31 (26.50%) TCP/IP
14 30 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 26 (22.22%) DHCP
15 26 (22.22%) Hyper-V
16 25 (21.37%) ITIL
17 24 (20.51%) vSphere
18 23 (19.66%) Exchange Server 2010
18 23 (19.66%) SCCM
18 23 (19.66%) SQL Server
19 22 (18.80%) Cisco
19 22 (18.80%) PowerShell
20 21 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
20 21 (17.95%) LAN
21 18 (15.38%) VPN
22 17 (14.53%) NetApp
22 17 (14.53%) EMC
22 17 (14.53%) Disaster Recovery

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 56 (47.86%) MS Exchange
2 23 (19.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.26%) IIS
4 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.71%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.85%) Apache
6 1 (0.85%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 41 (35.04%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 36 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (12.82%) Office 365
3 11 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (7.69%) SaaS
5 7 (5.98%) PaaS
6 2 (1.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (34.19%) DNS
2 38 (32.48%) Firewall
3 32 (27.35%) SAN
4 31 (26.50%) TCP/IP
5 26 (22.22%) DHCP
6 21 (17.95%) LAN
7 18 (15.38%) VPN
8 11 (9.40%) WAN
9 7 (5.98%) VLAN
10 4 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (3.42%) NAS
10 4 (3.42%) Wireless
11 2 (1.71%) ADSL
11 2 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.71%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (1.71%) Internet
11 2 (1.71%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.71%) LDAP
11 2 (1.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.56%) MySQL
2 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.71%) SQLite
4 1 (0.85%) GIS
4 1 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Subversion
2 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 16 (13.68%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.71%) French Language
3 2 (1.71%) German Language
3 2 (1.71%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (18.80%) Windows Engineer
3 21 (17.95%) Support Engineer
4 20 (17.09%) IT Engineer
5 18 (15.38%) Analyst
5 18 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (12.82%) VMware Engineer
7 14 (11.97%) IT Support
7 14 (11.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Service Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (6.84%) Administrator
9 8 (6.84%) Server Engineer
9 8 (6.84%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.98%) Windows Server Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) .NET
2 3 (2.56%) XML
2 3 (2.56%) XSL
3 2 (1.71%) CSS
3 2 (1.71%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) LAMP
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Driving Licence
2 7 (5.98%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.13%) Replication
4 5 (4.27%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.42%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.56%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.71%) Clustering
7 2 (1.71%) Statistics
8 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.85%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) iPad
8 1 (0.85%) iPhone
8 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 76 (64.96%) Windows
2 63 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 35 (29.91%) Linux
4 30 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (11.97%) Unix
7 8 (6.84%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.27%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.27%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.42%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.71%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.71%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.85%) CentOS
12 1 (0.85%) Solaris
12 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.37%) ITIL
2 17 (14.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (11.11%) Migration
4 9 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 7 (5.98%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (4.27%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (3.42%) ERP
7 4 (3.42%) Time Management
8 3 (2.56%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (2.56%) Data Transformation
8 3 (2.56%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.56%) Information Security
8 3 (2.56%) ITIL V3
9 2 (1.71%) Compliance Audit
9 2 (1.71%) Data Encryption
9 2 (1.71%) Identity Management
9 2 (1.71%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (1.71%) Office Automation
9 2 (1.71%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (1.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.80%) PowerShell
2 16 (13.68%) SQL
3 4 (3.42%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.42%) PHP
4 2 (1.71%) Python
4 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.85%) C
5 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (13.68%) MCSE
3 15 (12.82%) MCITP
4 14 (11.97%) Degree
5 7 (5.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.27%) CCNA
6 5 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.27%) MCSA
7 3 (2.56%) CCA
7 3 (2.56%) CCNP
7 3 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.71%) CCEA
8 2 (1.71%) CISM
8 2 (1.71%) CISSP
8 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.71%) MCP
8 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.71%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.56%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) COBIT
2 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (29.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 24 (20.51%) vSphere
4 12 (10.26%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (6.84%) XenApp
6 7 (5.98%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (5.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (19.66%) SCCM
2 6 (5.13%) SCOM
2 6 (5.13%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (2.56%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 79 (67.52%) Microsoft
2 66 (56.41%) VMware
3 22 (18.80%) Cisco
4 17 (14.53%) EMC
4 17 (14.53%) NetApp
5 14 (11.97%) HP
6 12 (10.26%) Veeam
7 10 (8.55%) Citrix
8 6 (5.13%) IBM
8 6 (5.13%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.42%) Dell
9 4 (3.42%) Juniper
10 3 (2.56%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.71%) Apple
11 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.71%) Compaq
11 2 (1.71%) Kaspersky
11 2 (1.71%) Nortel
11 2 (1.71%) Novell
11 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
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