The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 46 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 117 112 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.75% 4.13% 2.79%
As % of the System Software category 62.57% 47.46% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 84 103 74
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £22,500 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
187 236 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.59% 8.70% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 142 190 165
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,143 £25,250 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +15 72 £35,500 +14.51% 5
Peterborough -7 26 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Ely +5 1 £25,000 +11.11%
Huntingdon -2 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 169 (73.80%) Windows
2 145 (63.32%) Microsoft
3 90 (39.30%) VMware
4 76 (33.19%) MS Exchange
5 69 (30.13%) MS Office
5 69 (30.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 62 (27.07%) SharePoint
7 61 (26.64%) MS Excel
7 61 (26.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 59 (25.76%) Hyper-V
8 59 (25.76%) Firewall
9 55 (24.02%) TCP/IP
10 54 (23.58%) Citrix
11 53 (23.14%) SQL Server
12 48 (20.96%) ITIL
13 47 (20.52%) Windows 7
14 41 (17.90%) XenDesktop
14 41 (17.90%) Exchange Server 2010
14 41 (17.90%) LAN
14 41 (17.90%) DNS
15 40 (17.47%) Degree
16 39 (17.03%) SAN
16 39 (17.03%) Windows Server 2003
17 38 (16.59%) Linux
18 35 (15.28%) Cisco
18 35 (15.28%) SCCM
19 34 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
19 34 (14.85%) Microsoft Certification
20 32 (13.97%) Blackberry
20 32 (13.97%) SharePoint 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 76 (33.19%) MS Exchange
2 62 (27.07%) SharePoint
3 41 (17.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (13.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 31 (13.54%) Lync
6 17 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (5.68%) IIS
8 13 (5.68%) JOnAS
9 10 (4.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (3.06%) MS Project Server
10 7 (3.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (2.18%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.87%) Apache
14 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.87%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.87%) Documentum
14 2 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 69 (30.13%) MS Office
2 61 (26.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.80%) FastVal
1 11 (4.80%) SunGard APT
2 3 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.44%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.24%) SaaS
2 6 (2.62%) Office 365
3 4 (1.75%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 59 (25.76%) Firewall
2 55 (24.02%) TCP/IP
3 41 (17.90%) LAN
3 41 (17.90%) DNS
4 39 (17.03%) SAN
5 27 (11.79%) DHCP
6 21 (9.17%) VPN
6 21 (9.17%) NAS
7 20 (8.73%) WAN
8 19 (8.30%) VoIP
9 16 (6.99%) Wireless
10 15 (6.55%) LDAP
11 14 (6.11%) IPsec
12 13 (5.68%) Network Security
13 8 (3.49%) SMTP
13 8 (3.49%) SSL
13 8 (3.49%) Unified Communications
14 7 (3.06%) NetScaler
15 6 (2.62%) iSCSI
15 6 (2.62%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (23.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.24%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.44%) Hudson
2 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (11.35%) Finance
2 3 (1.31%) Electronics
2 3 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (0.87%) Military
3 2 (0.87%) Legal
3 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.87%) Advertising
3 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (23.14%) Support Engineer
2 40 (17.47%) Analyst
3 35 (15.28%) Consultant
4 30 (13.10%) IT Support
4 30 (13.10%) Administrator
5 28 (12.23%) Support Analyst
6 21 (9.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (8.30%) Systems Administrator
7 19 (8.30%) Team Leader
8 16 (6.99%) Citrix Consultant
8 16 (6.99%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (6.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 14 (6.11%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (4.80%) Support Technician
11 11 (4.80%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (4.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (4.80%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 10 (4.37%) Support Team Leader
12 10 (4.37%) Technical Consultant
13 9 (3.93%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.24%) J2EE
2 3 (1.31%) XMPP
2 3 (1.31%) Web Services
3 2 (0.87%) XML
3 2 (0.87%) HTML
3 2 (0.87%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.44%) SAML
4 1 (0.44%) .NET
4 1 (0.44%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.97%) Blackberry
2 26 (11.35%) Clustering
3 17 (7.42%) Mathematics
4 14 (6.11%) Firmware
5 12 (5.24%) Grid Computing
6 11 (4.80%) Management Information System
7 10 (4.37%) Physics
7 10 (4.37%) Computer Science
8 8 (3.49%) Replication
9 7 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (3.06%) Fat Client
9 7 (3.06%) Thin Client
10 5 (2.18%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.31%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.87%) Chip and PIN
12 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.44%) Open Source
13 1 (0.44%) Life Science
13 1 (0.44%) CESG
13 1 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 169 (73.80%) Windows
2 69 (30.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (20.52%) Windows 7
4 39 (17.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (16.59%) Linux
6 34 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (10.48%) Windows 8
8 20 (8.73%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.06%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.62%) UNIX
11 5 (2.18%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.31%) Android
12 3 (1.31%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.44%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.96%) ITIL
2 21 (9.17%) Incident Management
3 20 (8.73%) Change Control
4 16 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (6.11%) Load Balancing
6 12 (5.24%) Risk Management
6 12 (5.24%) Problem Management
7 11 (4.80%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (4.80%) Validation
8 10 (4.37%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (3.49%) Asset Management
10 6 (2.62%) ERP
11 4 (1.75%) Migration
11 4 (1.75%) Service Management
12 3 (1.31%) OWASP
12 3 (1.31%) Digital Forensics
12 3 (1.31%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (1.31%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (1.31%) Security Testing
12 3 (1.31%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.23%) SQL
2 14 (6.11%) Perl
2 14 (6.11%) Python
3 12 (5.24%) Java
3 12 (5.24%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.18%) VBA
5 2 (0.87%) VB
5 2 (0.87%) C#
5 2 (0.87%) XQuery
5 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.44%) PHP
6 1 (0.44%) VBScript
6 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (17.47%) Degree
2 34 (14.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (10.48%) MCITP
4 15 (6.55%) MCP
5 12 (5.24%) MCSE
6 11 (4.80%) Security Cleared
6 11 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (4.80%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (3.49%) CCNA
7 8 (3.49%) MCSA
8 7 (3.06%) MCTS
9 6 (2.62%) CISSP
9 6 (2.62%) CCA
9 6 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.62%) CCIA
10 4 (1.75%) CCNP
11 3 (1.31%) CEH
11 3 (1.31%) CISM
11 3 (1.31%) GIAC
11 3 (1.31%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.37%) SLA
1 10 (4.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.06%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 7 (3.06%) GAMP
2 7 (3.06%) GCP
2 7 (3.06%) GMP
3 4 (1.75%) QA
4 3 (1.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (26.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (25.76%) Hyper-V
3 41 (17.90%) XenDesktop
4 30 (13.10%) XenApp
5 29 (12.66%) XenServer
6 25 (10.92%) vSphere
7 11 (4.80%) ISA Server
8 6 (2.62%) NFS
9 3 (1.31%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.44%) NDS
Systems Management
1 35 (15.28%) SCCM
2 12 (5.24%) Puppet
2 12 (5.24%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (4.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 11 (4.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (3.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (3.93%) WSUS
5 7 (3.06%) SCDPM
5 7 (3.06%) Backup Exec
5 7 (3.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (2.62%) SCOM
7 3 (1.31%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.31%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 145 (63.32%) Microsoft
2 90 (39.30%) VMware
3 54 (23.58%) Citrix
4 35 (15.28%) Cisco
5 27 (11.79%) Symantec
6 26 (11.35%) NetApp
7 19 (8.30%) HP
8 11 (4.80%) SunGard
9 6 (2.62%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.62%) Wyse
10 4 (1.75%) Juniper
10 4 (1.75%) Dell
10 4 (1.75%) Apple
10 4 (1.75%) Google
11 3 (1.31%) SonicWALL
11 3 (1.31%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.31%) Avaya
11 3 (1.31%) McAfee
11 3 (1.31%) IBM
11 3 (1.31%) Oracle
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