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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 41 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 129 107 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.62% 5.18% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 52.23% 52.71% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 117 86 75
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £44,340 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
247 203 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.76% 9.82% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 191 150 168
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +19 92 £27,000 -22.85% 14
Peterborough +5 18 £25,000 -16.66% 3
Huntingdon +2 6 £35,500 +26.78% 1
St Neots -5 3 £28,000 -34.11%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 192 (72.18%) Windows
2 154 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 81 (30.45%) MS Excel
4 79 (29.70%) MS Exchange
5 74 (27.82%) ITIL
6 69 (25.94%) VMware
7 66 (24.81%) Linux
8 65 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 61 (22.93%) SQL Server
10 57 (21.43%) Firewall
11 48 (18.05%) Windows 7
12 45 (16.92%) MS Office
13 43 (16.17%) SharePoint
13 43 (16.17%) Citrix
13 43 (16.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 40 (15.04%) Degree
15 39 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
15 39 (14.66%) DNS
16 38 (14.29%) Cisco
16 38 (14.29%) SQL
17 34 (12.78%) TCP/IP
18 32 (12.03%) VMware Infrastructure
19 29 (10.90%) Exchange Server 2010
19 29 (10.90%) Hyper-V
19 29 (10.90%) SLA
20 26 (9.77%) Oracle
21 25 (9.40%) Python
21 25 (9.40%) WAN
21 25 (9.40%) DHCP
21 25 (9.40%) Blackberry

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 79 (29.70%) MS Exchange
2 43 (16.17%) SharePoint
3 29 (10.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (3.76%) IIS
6 10 (3.76%) Lync
7 8 (3.01%) Apache
8 7 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 3 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.75%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.38%) Site Server
12 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 81 (30.45%) MS Excel
2 45 (16.92%) MS Office
3 4 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.02%) Office 365
2 12 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.26%) SaaS
4 3 (1.13%) IaaS
4 3 (1.13%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (21.43%) Firewall
2 39 (14.66%) DNS
3 34 (12.78%) TCP/IP
4 25 (9.40%) WAN
4 25 (9.40%) DHCP
5 24 (9.02%) LAN
6 15 (5.64%) VPN
6 15 (5.64%) SAN
7 12 (4.51%) VoIP
8 9 (3.38%) NAS
8 9 (3.38%) Kerberos
9 8 (3.01%) VLAN
10 7 (2.63%) Network Security
10 7 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (2.26%) SNMP
11 6 (2.26%) FTP
11 6 (2.26%) SMTP
11 6 (2.26%) iSCSI
11 6 (2.26%) InfiniBand
12 5 (1.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (22.93%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.89%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.38%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.38%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.01%) Big Data
5 8 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.13%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.38%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.38%) MySQL
8 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.13%) Hudson
2 3 (1.13%) Ant
2 3 (1.13%) Subversion
3 2 (0.75%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (2.26%) Telecoms
1 6 (2.26%) Manufacturing
2 5 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (1.88%) Electronics
2 5 (1.88%) Back Office
3 4 (1.50%) Finance
4 3 (1.13%) Automotive
4 3 (1.13%) Advertising
5 1 (0.38%) Military
5 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (21.05%) Analyst
2 52 (19.55%) Administrator
3 43 (16.17%) Systems Administrator
4 38 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 29 (10.90%) Service Analyst
5 29 (10.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 27 (10.15%) IT Support
7 22 (8.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (6.39%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (6.02%) Consultant
10 13 (4.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 12 (4.51%) IT Support Engineer
11 12 (4.51%) Linux Administrator
11 12 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (4.51%) Graduate
12 10 (3.76%) Architect
12 10 (3.76%) Support Analyst
12 10 (3.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (3.76%) Help Desk Support
13 9 (3.38%) Enterprise Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.38%) J2EE
1 9 (3.38%) SAML
2 7 (2.63%) .NET
3 4 (1.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.50%) XML
3 4 (1.50%) SOAP
3 4 (1.50%) jQuery
3 4 (1.50%) WCF
4 3 (1.13%) Web Services
4 3 (1.13%) Middleware
5 1 (0.38%) JSP
5 1 (0.38%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.40%) Blackberry
2 15 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.38%) Open Source
5 7 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.88%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.50%) PDA
7 4 (1.50%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.50%) Physics
7 4 (1.50%) Kindle
8 3 (1.13%) Replication
9 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.75%) PKI
10 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.38%) Statistics
10 1 (0.38%) FMCG
10 1 (0.38%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.38%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 192 (72.18%) Windows
2 66 (24.81%) Linux
3 65 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (18.05%) Windows 7
5 43 (16.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (9.02%) Windows XP
7 18 (6.77%) Windows 8
8 16 (6.02%) UNIX
9 13 (4.89%) CentOS
10 12 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (3.76%) Android
12 7 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.13%) Windows Phone
13 3 (1.13%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (27.82%) ITIL
2 25 (9.40%) Service Delivery
3 16 (6.02%) Incident Management
4 14 (5.26%) Migration
4 14 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (4.51%) Asset Management
5 12 (4.51%) Time Management
6 11 (4.14%) Configuration Management
7 10 (3.76%) Identity Management
8 9 (3.38%) BPMN
8 9 (3.38%) TOGAF
8 9 (3.38%) UML
8 9 (3.38%) Project Management
9 8 (3.01%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (2.63%) Network Management
10 7 (2.63%) CRM
11 6 (2.26%) ERP
11 6 (2.26%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (1.88%) Data Migration
12 5 (1.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.29%) SQL
2 25 (9.40%) Python
3 18 (6.77%) PowerShell
4 16 (6.02%) C#
4 16 (6.02%) Perl
5 7 (2.63%) Java
5 7 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.26%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.26%) C
7 4 (1.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.50%) C++
8 3 (1.13%) VBScript
8 3 (1.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (0.75%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (15.04%) Degree
2 39 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (7.89%) MCSE
4 19 (7.14%) MCSA
5 18 (6.77%) MCP
6 16 (6.02%) MCITP
7 11 (4.14%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (4.14%) CISSP
8 10 (3.76%) MCDST
9 8 (3.01%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.63%) RHCE
11 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (2.26%) CCNA
12 5 (1.88%) MCTS
13 3 (1.13%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.13%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.13%) A+ Certification
13 3 (1.13%) MOS
14 2 (0.75%) CISM
14 2 (0.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.90%) SLA
2 10 (3.76%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (12.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (10.90%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.63%) XenApp
4 6 (2.26%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.50%) vSphere
6 3 (1.13%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.75%) NFS
8 1 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.38%) XenServer
8 1 (0.38%) Xen
8 1 (0.38%) Firmware
8 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 25 (9.40%) SCCM
2 20 (7.52%) SCOM
3 13 (4.89%) Backup Exec
4 12 (4.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (1.88%) SCOrch
5 5 (1.88%) WSUS
6 3 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.75%) SCSM
7 2 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.38%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.38%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.38%) DameWare
8 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 154 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 69 (25.94%) VMware
3 43 (16.17%) Citrix
4 38 (14.29%) Cisco
5 26 (9.77%) Oracle
6 15 (5.64%) SAP
6 15 (5.64%) Symantec
6 15 (5.64%) HP
6 15 (5.64%) Mitel
7 11 (4.14%) EMC
8 8 (3.01%) Dell
8 8 (3.01%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.63%) Apple
10 6 (2.26%) Isilon
11 5 (1.88%) Intel
12 4 (1.50%) Rackspace
13 3 (1.13%) Red Gate
13 3 (1.13%) Imperva
13 3 (1.13%) WatchGuard
13 3 (1.13%) Remedy
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