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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 43 30 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 102 147 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.56% 6.73% 4.89%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 54.65% 56.19%
Number of salaries quoted 82 128 103
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
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
204 269 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.11% 12.32% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 165 216 179
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -10 57 £32,500 -9.72% 13
Peterborough +3 21 £30,500 -18.66% 3
Huntingdon +3 20 £41,500 +18.57% 1
St Neots -2 2 £23,500 -30.37% 1
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 183 (78.54%) Windows
2 110 (47.21%) Windows Server
3 103 (44.21%) Microsoft
4 82 (35.19%) VMware
5 68 (29.18%) MS Exchange
6 63 (27.04%) Firewall
7 61 (26.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (25.75%) Office 365
9 58 (24.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 57 (24.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 50 (21.46%) DNS
12 46 (19.74%) ITIL
13 45 (19.31%) Linux
14 44 (18.88%) SQL Server
15 43 (18.45%) MCSE
16 42 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
17 38 (16.31%) Microsoft Azure
17 38 (16.31%) Cisco
18 36 (15.45%) SQL
18 36 (15.45%) Hyper-V
19 35 (15.02%) Citrix
19 35 (15.02%) Degree
20 34 (14.59%) TCP/IP
20 34 (14.59%) Exchange Server 2010
21 32 (13.73%) Skype for Business
21 32 (13.73%) MCITP
22 31 (13.30%) WAN
23 30 (12.88%) LAN
24 28 (12.02%) SharePoint
24 28 (12.02%) MS Excel

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 68 (29.18%) MS Exchange
2 34 (14.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (13.73%) Skype for Business
4 28 (12.02%) SharePoint
5 26 (11.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (9.87%) IIS
7 17 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.72%) GroupWise
10 2 (0.86%) Confluence
10 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.86%) WordPress
11 1 (0.43%) Apache
11 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.43%) nginx
11 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 60 (25.75%) Office 365
2 38 (16.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.44%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.86%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 63 (27.04%) Firewall
2 50 (21.46%) DNS
3 34 (14.59%) TCP/IP
4 31 (13.30%) WAN
5 30 (12.88%) LAN
6 28 (12.02%) SAN
7 22 (9.44%) VPN
8 18 (7.73%) DHCP
9 11 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (4.29%) Network Security
11 9 (3.86%) LDAP
11 9 (3.86%) NAS
11 9 (3.86%) VLAN
12 8 (3.43%) Wireless
13 7 (3.00%) Skype
13 7 (3.00%) VoIP
14 6 (2.58%) iSCSI
15 5 (2.15%) Ethernet
16 4 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
17 3 (1.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.29%) MySQL
5 2 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.86%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.43%) Maven
2 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 13 (5.58%) Finance
1 13 (5.58%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.86%) Back Office
5 1 (0.43%) Banking
5 1 (0.43%) Legal
5 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 44 (18.88%) Analyst
2 31 (13.30%) Consultant
2 31 (13.30%) Support Engineer
3 26 (11.16%) Office 365 Consultant
3 26 (11.16%) Systems Engineer
4 25 (10.73%) Graduate
4 25 (10.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (9.87%) Administrator
5 23 (9.87%) Azure Consultant
5 23 (9.87%) Support Analyst
6 22 (9.44%) Cloud Consultant
7 21 (9.01%) Infrastructure Support
7 21 (9.01%) Systems Administrator
8 17 (7.30%) Graduate Systems Engineer
8 17 (7.30%) IT Engineer
8 17 (7.30%) Windows Engineer
9 15 (6.44%) 1st Line Support
9 15 (6.44%) Microsoft Consultant
9 15 (6.44%) VMware Engineer
10 14 (6.01%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.86%) .NET
2 8 (3.43%) Web Services
3 4 (1.72%) J2EE
3 4 (1.72%) REST
3 4 (1.72%) RESTful
3 4 (1.72%) SailPoint
3 4 (1.72%) SOAP
4 3 (1.29%) LAMP
5 2 (0.86%) XML
5 2 (0.86%) XSL
6 1 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.43%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.44%) Driving Licence
2 20 (8.58%) PKI
3 11 (4.72%) HP Storage
3 11 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.58%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.15%) Clustering
6 5 (2.15%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.72%) Replication
8 3 (1.29%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.86%) AS400
9 2 (0.86%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.86%) iSeries
9 2 (0.86%) Physics
10 1 (0.43%) Fintech
10 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 183 (78.54%) Windows
2 110 (47.21%) Windows Server
3 61 (26.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (24.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (19.31%) Linux
6 28 (12.02%) Windows 7
7 20 (8.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (7.30%) Windows 8
9 13 (5.58%) Unix
10 8 (3.43%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.72%) CentOS
11 4 (1.72%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.72%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.86%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.86%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.43%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.43%) Debian
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.74%) ITIL
2 22 (9.44%) Server Building
3 18 (7.73%) Mentoring
4 16 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (5.58%) Problem Management
6 12 (5.15%) Incident Management
6 12 (5.15%) Presales
7 9 (3.86%) Network Design
8 8 (3.43%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (3.43%) Change Management
9 7 (3.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (3.00%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (3.00%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (3.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (2.58%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 6 (2.58%) Machine Learning
10 6 (2.58%) Project Planning
10 6 (2.58%) Service Delivery
10 6 (2.58%) Service Management
11 5 (2.15%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.45%) SQL
2 15 (6.44%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.00%) Perl
3 7 (3.00%) Python
4 6 (2.58%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.72%) C++
5 4 (1.72%) Java
5 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.29%) VB
7 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.43%) Ruby
7 1 (0.43%) VBA
7 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (24.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (18.45%) MCSE
3 35 (15.02%) Degree
4 32 (13.73%) MCITP
5 18 (7.73%) MCTS
6 15 (6.44%) MCSA
7 9 (3.86%) CCNA
7 9 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.43%) Security Cleared
9 7 (3.00%) MCDST
9 7 (3.00%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.15%) MCP
10 5 (2.15%) Postgraduate
11 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.86%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.43%) CCNP
13 1 (0.43%) CISM
13 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.43%) SSCP
13 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.15%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (15.45%) Hyper-V
3 16 (6.87%) vSphere
4 8 (3.43%) Terminal Services
5 7 (3.00%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (3.00%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (2.15%) XenApp
7 3 (1.29%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.86%) Docker
8 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.86%) XenServer
9 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.43%) iptables
9 1 (0.43%) Postfix
9 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (10.73%) SCOM
2 20 (8.58%) SCCM
3 8 (3.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.58%) Puppet
5 4 (1.72%) Ansible
5 4 (1.72%) CFEngine
5 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (1.72%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.72%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.86%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.43%) Nagios
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.43%) SCSM
7 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 103 (44.21%) Microsoft
2 82 (35.19%) VMware
3 38 (16.31%) Cisco
4 35 (15.02%) Citrix
5 21 (9.01%) HP
6 13 (5.58%) EMC
7 12 (5.15%) NetApp
8 11 (4.72%) CA
8 11 (4.72%) Dell
9 9 (3.86%) Veeam
10 6 (2.58%) Apple
10 6 (2.58%) Oracle
11 5 (2.15%) New Relic
11 5 (2.15%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.72%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.72%) arcserve
12 4 (1.72%) Becrypt
12 4 (1.72%) ESRI
12 4 (1.72%) IBM
12 4 (1.72%) JD Edwards
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