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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 35 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +30
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 130 147 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.24% 6.82% 3.31%
As % of the System Software category 51.79% 55.06% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 119 113 84
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £22,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,700
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
251 267 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.11% 12.38% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 195 195 193
Average salary £37,100 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 December 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 December 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
(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 +12 89 £27,000 -16.27% 10
Peterborough -13 12 £20,500 -31.66% 5
Huntingdon -1 9 £41,000 +36.66% 2
St Neots -2 5 £28,000 -34.11% 1
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 196 (73.68%) Windows
2 151 (56.77%) Microsoft
3 82 (30.83%) Linux
4 76 (28.57%) ITIL
5 75 (28.20%) VMware
6 74 (27.82%) MS Excel
7 71 (26.69%) MS Exchange
7 71 (26.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 56 (21.05%) MS Office
8 56 (21.05%) Firewall
9 51 (19.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 48 (18.05%) Windows 7
11 46 (17.29%) SQL
11 46 (17.29%) SQL Server
12 44 (16.54%) SharePoint
13 41 (15.41%) DNS
13 41 (15.41%) Cisco
14 39 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
15 37 (13.91%) TCP/IP
15 37 (13.91%) Degree
15 37 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 34 (12.78%) Oracle
16 34 (12.78%) WAN
16 34 (12.78%) Citrix
17 33 (12.41%) LAN
17 33 (12.41%) Hyper-V
18 31 (11.65%) SCCM
19 29 (10.90%) Windows XP
20 28 (10.53%) DHCP
20 28 (10.53%) Oracle Database

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 71 (26.69%) MS Exchange
2 44 (16.54%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.64%) Apache
3 15 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (5.26%) Lync
5 9 (3.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (3.38%) IIS
6 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 4 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.13%) ArcGIS
8 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.38%) Site Server
Applications
1 74 (27.82%) MS Excel
2 56 (21.05%) MS Office
3 5 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.52%) Office 365
2 13 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.89%) SaaS
3 10 (3.76%) PaaS
3 10 (3.76%) IaaS
4 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (21.05%) Firewall
2 41 (15.41%) DNS
3 37 (13.91%) TCP/IP
4 34 (12.78%) WAN
5 33 (12.41%) LAN
6 28 (10.53%) DHCP
7 16 (6.02%) SAN
8 15 (5.64%) VPN
8 15 (5.64%) VoIP
9 11 (4.14%) Kerberos
10 8 (3.01%) NAS
11 6 (2.26%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (2.26%) InfiniBand
11 6 (2.26%) Network Security
11 6 (2.26%) iSCSI
11 6 (2.26%) Internet
11 6 (2.26%) FTP
11 6 (2.26%) SNMP
11 6 (2.26%) SMTP
12 5 (1.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.29%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.14%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.14%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.01%) Big Data
6 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.13%) Text Mining
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.38%) MySQL
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.13%) Subversion
2 3 (1.13%) Hudson
2 3 (1.13%) Ant
3 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.75%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (3.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (3.38%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.63%) Finance
4 6 (2.26%) Electronics
4 6 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.13%) Advertising
5 3 (1.13%) Military
5 3 (1.13%) Automotive
6 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (21.05%) Administrator
2 55 (20.68%) Analyst
3 45 (16.92%) Systems Administrator
4 40 (15.04%) Support Engineer
5 33 (12.41%) Service Analyst
5 33 (12.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 30 (11.28%) IT Support
7 19 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
8 18 (6.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (6.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 15 (5.64%) Consultant
10 15 (5.64%) Architect
11 14 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (4.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.89%) Support Analyst
13 11 (4.14%) 2nd Line Support
13 11 (4.14%) Security Architect
13 11 (4.14%) Enterprise Architect
13 11 (4.14%) Enterprise Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.14%) J2EE
1 11 (4.14%) SAML
2 6 (2.26%) .NET
3 4 (1.50%) XML
4 3 (1.13%) SOAP
4 3 (1.13%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.13%) Middleware
4 3 (1.13%) WCF
4 3 (1.13%) jQuery
5 1 (0.38%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.38%) COM
5 1 (0.38%) JSP
5 1 (0.38%) Web Services
5 1 (0.38%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 16 (6.02%) Open Source
4 14 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.38%) PKI
6 8 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.88%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.88%) Physics
8 4 (1.50%) Kindle
8 4 (1.50%) Replication
9 3 (1.13%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.13%) PDA
9 3 (1.13%) iPhone
10 2 (0.75%) Statistics
10 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.75%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (0.38%) GIS
11 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 196 (73.68%) Windows
2 82 (30.83%) Linux
3 71 (26.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (19.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (18.05%) Windows 7
6 29 (10.90%) Windows XP
7 18 (6.77%) CentOS
8 17 (6.39%) UNIX
9 16 (6.02%) Android
10 15 (5.64%) Windows 8
11 14 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (3.76%) Apple iOS
12 10 (3.76%) Windows Phone
13 3 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.38%) Debian
14 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (28.57%) ITIL
2 23 (8.65%) Migration
3 21 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 19 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 16 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (4.51%) Identity Management
7 12 (4.51%) Configuration Management
7 12 (4.51%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (4.14%) TOGAF
8 11 (4.14%) Data Analysis
8 11 (4.14%) UML
8 11 (4.14%) ERP
8 11 (4.14%) BPMN
9 10 (3.76%) Line Management
9 10 (3.76%) Incident Management
10 9 (3.38%) Time Management
11 8 (3.01%) Project Management
12 7 (2.63%) CRM
13 6 (2.26%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (17.29%) SQL
2 24 (9.02%) Python
3 22 (8.27%) Perl
3 22 (8.27%) PowerShell
4 16 (6.02%) C#
5 15 (5.64%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.26%) Java
6 6 (2.26%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.26%) C
7 3 (1.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 3 (1.13%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.13%) C++
7 3 (1.13%) VBScript
8 2 (0.75%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.38%) PHP
9 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (13.91%) Degree
3 20 (7.52%) MCP
3 20 (7.52%) MCSE
4 16 (6.02%) MCSA
5 14 (5.26%) RHCE
5 14 (5.26%) MCITP
6 11 (4.14%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (4.14%) CISSP
7 9 (3.38%) OCP
7 9 (3.38%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.63%) CCNA
8 7 (2.63%) MCDST
8 7 (2.63%) MCTS
8 7 (2.63%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.50%) MOS
9 4 (1.50%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.13%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.77%) SLA
2 10 (3.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (12.41%) Hyper-V
3 13 (4.89%) VMware ESX
4 11 (4.14%) vSphere
5 9 (3.38%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (2.26%) XenApp
7 3 (1.13%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.75%) NFS
9 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.38%) XenServer
9 1 (0.38%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (11.65%) SCCM
2 13 (4.89%) SCOM
3 9 (3.38%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (3.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (1.88%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.50%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.13%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.75%) SCSM
8 1 (0.38%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.38%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.38%) DameWare
8 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 151 (56.77%) Microsoft
2 75 (28.20%) VMware
3 41 (15.41%) Cisco
4 34 (12.78%) Oracle
4 34 (12.78%) Citrix
5 22 (8.27%) SAP
5 22 (8.27%) HP
6 18 (6.77%) EMC
7 17 (6.39%) Dell
8 15 (5.64%) Red Hat
8 15 (5.64%) Apple
9 14 (5.26%) Mitel
10 10 (3.76%) Red Gate
11 7 (2.63%) Symantec
12 6 (2.26%) Isilon
13 5 (1.88%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.88%) Intel
14 4 (1.50%) Nokia
14 4 (1.50%) Remedy
15 3 (1.13%) Sophos
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Neots
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + travel + expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £5K package
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £1.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45K + Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago