The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 122 102 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.57% 4.93% 6.63%
As % of the System Software category 54.22% 53.40% 58.99%
Number of salaries quoted 107 87 140
Median salary £35,000 £37,400 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% -0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,925 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Active Directory
East of England

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

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
225 191 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.12% 9.22% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 188 158 236
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,700 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +21 65 £36,000 -10.00% 8
Peterborough +7 18 £26,500 +26.19% 3
Huntingdon 0 14 £34,000 +52.80%
St Neots -3 5 £30,000 -11.11%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 182 (79.82%) Windows
2 127 (55.70%) Microsoft
3 107 (46.93%) VMware
4 104 (45.61%) Windows Server
5 72 (31.58%) MS Exchange
6 58 (25.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 58 (25.44%) Firewall
6 58 (25.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 58 (25.44%) Office 365
7 56 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 54 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (23.68%) DNS
9 52 (22.81%) Citrix
10 50 (21.93%) SQL Server
11 47 (20.61%) Microsoft Azure
12 46 (20.18%) Linux
13 45 (19.74%) TCP/IP
14 43 (18.86%) Cisco
15 39 (17.11%) MCSE
15 39 (17.11%) MS Excel
16 38 (16.67%) ITIL
17 35 (15.35%) MCITP
17 35 (15.35%) Hyper-V
18 33 (14.47%) Windows 7
18 33 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
19 32 (14.04%) SAN
20 31 (13.60%) SharePoint
20 31 (13.60%) DHCP
21 28 (12.28%) SCCM
21 28 (12.28%) SCOM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 72 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 33 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (13.60%) SharePoint
4 28 (12.28%) IIS
5 27 (11.84%) Skype for Business
6 19 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (3.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (2.63%) GroupWise
11 2 (0.88%) Apache
11 2 (0.88%) WordPress
12 1 (0.44%) nginx
12 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 58 (25.44%) Office 365
2 47 (20.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.58%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.32%) SaaS
6 2 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.44%) GitHub
7 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (25.44%) Firewall
2 54 (23.68%) DNS
3 45 (19.74%) TCP/IP
4 32 (14.04%) SAN
5 31 (13.60%) DHCP
6 25 (10.96%) LAN
7 23 (10.09%) VPN
8 21 (9.21%) WAN
9 11 (4.82%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (3.95%) VLAN
11 8 (3.51%) NAS
12 7 (3.07%) Skype
12 7 (3.07%) Wireless
13 6 (2.63%) iSCSI
14 4 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (1.75%) Network Security
15 3 (1.32%) Junos
15 3 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
15 3 (1.32%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.75%) MySQL
4 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.88%) SQLite
6 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Subversion
2 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.44%) Maven
General
1 16 (7.02%) Finance
2 12 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.88%) French Language
5 2 (0.88%) German Language
5 2 (0.88%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Local Government
6 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 50 (21.93%) Analyst
2 40 (17.54%) Support Engineer
3 30 (13.16%) IT Engineer
4 29 (12.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (12.28%) Consultant
6 26 (11.40%) Office 365 Consultant
7 25 (10.96%) Windows Engineer
8 24 (10.53%) Azure Consultant
9 22 (9.65%) IT Support
10 19 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
10 19 (8.33%) Support Analyst
10 19 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
11 17 (7.46%) Cloud Consultant
11 17 (7.46%) Systems Engineer
12 15 (6.58%) Administrator
12 15 (6.58%) IT Support Engineer
12 15 (6.58%) Microsoft Consultant
13 13 (5.70%) Systems Administrator
14 12 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
14 12 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.63%) .NET
2 4 (1.75%) XML
2 4 (1.75%) XSL
3 2 (0.88%) LAMP
3 2 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.44%) Ajax
4 1 (0.44%) EDI
4 1 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.44%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.84%) Driving Licence
2 9 (3.95%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.51%) Replication
4 7 (3.07%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.63%) HP Storage
5 6 (2.63%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.19%) PKI
7 4 (1.75%) Clustering
7 4 (1.75%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.32%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.88%) AS400
9 2 (0.88%) iSeries
9 2 (0.88%) Physics
10 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.44%) iPhone
10 1 (0.44%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 182 (79.82%) Windows
2 104 (45.61%) Windows Server
3 56 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (20.18%) Linux
6 33 (14.47%) Windows 7
7 25 (10.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (8.33%) Windows 8
9 9 (3.95%) Windows XP
10 8 (3.51%) Unix
11 5 (2.19%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.75%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.32%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.88%) CentOS
14 2 (0.88%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.44%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.67%) ITIL
2 17 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (6.14%) Server Building
4 13 (5.70%) Incident Management
5 12 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 11 (4.82%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (4.39%) Service Delivery
8 8 (3.51%) Presales
8 8 (3.51%) Problem Management
8 8 (3.51%) Service Management
9 7 (3.07%) Change Management
9 7 (3.07%) Migration
9 7 (3.07%) Time Management
10 6 (2.63%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (2.19%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (2.19%) ERP
12 4 (1.75%) Information Security
12 4 (1.75%) Project Management
12 4 (1.75%) Test Scripting
12 4 (1.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.53%) SQL
2 21 (9.21%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.19%) Perl
4 4 (1.75%) PHP
5 3 (1.32%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.32%) Python
5 3 (1.32%) VB
6 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.44%) C#
7 1 (0.44%) Java
7 1 (0.44%) Ruby
7 1 (0.44%) VBA
7 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (25.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (17.11%) MCSE
3 35 (15.35%) MCITP
4 18 (7.89%) MCSA
4 18 (7.89%) MCTS
5 15 (6.58%) Degree
6 8 (3.51%) MCDST
7 7 (3.07%) CCNA
7 7 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.63%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.63%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.75%) Postgraduate
10 3 (1.32%) CISM
10 3 (1.32%) CISSP
10 3 (1.32%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.32%) MCP
10 3 (1.32%) SSCP
11 2 (0.88%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.44%) CCA
12 1 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.33%) SLA
2 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.32%) COBIT
3 3 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (25.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (15.35%) Hyper-V
3 22 (9.65%) vSphere
4 8 (3.51%) XenApp
5 7 (3.07%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (2.19%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.88%) Docker
8 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.88%) XenServer
9 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.44%) iptables
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.44%) Postfix
9 1 (0.44%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (12.28%) SCCM
1 28 (12.28%) SCOM
2 8 (3.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (1.75%) SCOrch
4 4 (1.75%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.88%) Puppet
6 1 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.44%) Nagios
6 1 (0.44%) Nessus
6 1 (0.44%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.44%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.44%) SCSM
6 1 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 127 (55.70%) Microsoft
2 107 (46.93%) VMware
3 52 (22.81%) Citrix
4 43 (18.86%) Cisco
5 25 (10.96%) NetApp
6 22 (9.65%) HP
7 21 (9.21%) EMC
8 12 (5.26%) Veeam
9 10 (4.39%) Dell
10 8 (3.51%) Juniper
11 6 (2.63%) Apple
11 6 (2.63%) CA
11 6 (2.63%) New Relic
11 6 (2.63%) Nortel
11 6 (2.63%) Novell
11 6 (2.63%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.19%) 3PAR
13 4 (1.75%) Becrypt
13 4 (1.75%) ESRI
13 4 (1.75%) JD Edwards
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Up to £60,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Up to £45,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Base+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £31000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University Of Cambridge
Salary: From £34,576 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago