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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 49 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 84 92 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.23% 4.70% 5.76%
As % of the System Software category 45.41% 42.59% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 71 76 126
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
185 216 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.53% 11.03% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 158 172 224
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,775
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £65,000
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 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +8 49 £35,000 +0.71% 10
Peterborough -9 18 £24,000 -4.00% 9
Huntingdon +8 12 £38,500 +75.00% 1
St Neots 0 2 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 153 (73.56%) Windows
2 133 (63.94%) Microsoft
3 111 (53.37%) VMware
4 96 (46.15%) Windows Server
5 82 (39.42%) MS Exchange
6 61 (29.33%) MS Excel
6 61 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 59 (28.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 52 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 50 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (23.56%) Linux
11 48 (23.08%) Citrix
12 47 (22.60%) DNS
12 47 (22.60%) Microsoft Azure
13 46 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 45 (21.63%) Firewall
15 42 (20.19%) Exchange Server 2010
16 40 (19.23%) SCCM
17 39 (18.75%) ITIL
17 39 (18.75%) Office 365
18 38 (18.27%) Cisco
18 38 (18.27%) SAN
19 37 (17.79%) TCP/IP
19 37 (17.79%) MCSE
20 33 (15.87%) DHCP
20 33 (15.87%) NetApp
21 31 (14.90%) MCITP
22 29 (13.94%) Hyper-V
22 29 (13.94%) vSphere
23 26 (12.50%) MS Office

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 82 (39.42%) MS Exchange
2 42 (20.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (9.13%) SharePoint
4 15 (7.21%) IIS
5 14 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (4.33%) Skype for Business
7 8 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.96%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.48%) Apache
10 1 (0.48%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 61 (29.33%) MS Excel
2 26 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 47 (22.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (18.75%) Office 365
3 11 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.33%) SaaS
5 8 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (3.37%) PaaS
7 2 (0.96%) IaaS
8 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 47 (22.60%) DNS
2 45 (21.63%) Firewall
3 38 (18.27%) SAN
4 37 (17.79%) TCP/IP
5 33 (15.87%) DHCP
6 25 (12.02%) LAN
7 18 (8.65%) VPN
8 14 (6.73%) WAN
9 7 (3.37%) NAS
9 7 (3.37%) VLAN
9 7 (3.37%) Wireless
10 5 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (1.44%) Internet
12 3 (1.44%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.44%) VoIP
13 2 (0.96%) ADSL
13 2 (0.96%) LDAP
13 2 (0.96%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.44%) MySQL
3 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.96%) SQLite
5 1 (0.48%) GIS
5 1 (0.48%) MS Access
5 1 (0.48%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Subversion
2 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 19 (9.13%) Finance
2 5 (2.40%) Manufacturing
2 5 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.92%) Local Government
4 2 (0.96%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.96%) French Language
4 2 (0.96%) German Language
4 2 (0.96%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.48%) Legal
5 1 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 50 (24.04%) Analyst
2 47 (22.60%) Support Engineer
3 37 (17.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (14.42%) IT Engineer
4 30 (14.42%) IT Support
5 25 (12.02%) Windows Engineer
6 22 (10.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (10.10%) IT Support Engineer
8 18 (8.65%) Consultant
8 18 (8.65%) Support Analyst
9 17 (8.17%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (7.21%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 15 (7.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (7.21%) Service Analyst
10 15 (7.21%) Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (6.73%) VMware Engineer
12 13 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 13 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (5.77%) Infrastructure Support
13 12 (5.77%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.37%) .NET
2 3 (1.44%) XML
2 3 (1.44%) XSL
3 2 (0.96%) CSS
3 2 (0.96%) HTML
4 1 (0.48%) Ajax
4 1 (0.48%) EDI
4 1 (0.48%) LAMP
4 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 12 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.85%) Replication
4 5 (2.40%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.92%) EMC VNX
6 3 (1.44%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.96%) Clustering
7 2 (0.96%) iPhone
7 2 (0.96%) Statistics
8 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.48%) FMCG
8 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.48%) iPad
8 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 153 (73.56%) Windows
2 96 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 50 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (23.56%) Linux
5 46 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (10.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (8.65%) Windows 7
8 15 (7.21%) Windows 8
9 14 (6.73%) Unix
10 5 (2.40%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.92%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.92%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.44%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.96%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.48%) AIX
14 1 (0.48%) CentOS
14 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.48%) Solaris
14 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.75%) ITIL
2 22 (10.58%) Service Delivery
3 20 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (6.73%) Migration
5 13 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (5.29%) Server Building
7 7 (3.37%) Incident Management
8 6 (2.88%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (2.40%) ERP
9 5 (2.40%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.40%) Regulatory Compliance
9 5 (2.40%) Service Management
9 5 (2.40%) Time Management
10 4 (1.92%) Data Loss Prevention
10 4 (1.92%) Information Security
10 4 (1.92%) ITIL V3
11 3 (1.44%) Data Encryption
11 3 (1.44%) Data Transformation
11 3 (1.44%) Network Management
11 3 (1.44%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.58%) PowerShell
2 20 (9.62%) SQL
3 5 (2.40%) PHP
4 4 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.96%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.96%) Perl
5 2 (0.96%) Python
5 2 (0.96%) VB
5 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.48%) C
6 1 (0.48%) C#
6 1 (0.48%) Java
Qualifications
1 59 (28.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (17.79%) MCSE
3 31 (14.90%) MCITP
4 19 (9.13%) MCSA
5 14 (6.73%) Degree
6 9 (4.33%) CCNA
6 9 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (4.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (3.85%) MCDST
7 8 (3.85%) MCTS
8 7 (3.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (2.88%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.88%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.92%) CCNP
10 4 (1.92%) CISM
10 4 (1.92%) CISSP
10 4 (1.92%) SSCP
11 3 (1.44%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.44%) CCA
11 3 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.88%) SLA
2 4 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.44%) COBIT
3 3 (1.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (13.94%) Hyper-V
2 29 (13.94%) vSphere
3 15 (7.21%) Virtual Servers
4 13 (6.25%) XenApp
5 10 (4.81%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (4.33%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.37%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.96%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 40 (19.23%) SCCM
2 21 (10.10%) SCOM
3 6 (2.88%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.44%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (1.44%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.48%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.48%) Nessus
5 1 (0.48%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 133 (63.94%) Microsoft
2 111 (53.37%) VMware
3 48 (23.08%) Citrix
4 38 (18.27%) Cisco
5 33 (15.87%) NetApp
6 21 (10.10%) HP
7 19 (9.13%) EMC
8 13 (6.25%) Veeam
9 10 (4.81%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.37%) IBM
11 4 (1.92%) CA
11 4 (1.92%) Dell
11 4 (1.92%) Juniper
11 4 (1.92%) New Relic
12 3 (1.44%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.44%) Becrypt
12 3 (1.44%) ESRI
12 3 (1.44%) JD Edwards
12 3 (1.44%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.96%) Symantec
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