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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 34 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 109 143 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.85% 6.61% 5.00%
As % of the System Software category 51.42% 56.30% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 91 125 111
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,625 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +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
212 254 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.37% 11.73% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 168 205 196
Median salary £36,736 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.58% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,136
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 25 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 25 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 -12 61 £35,000 -7.89% 10
Peterborough +12 26 £27,000 -14.96% 2
Huntingdon -5 14 £41,500 +18.57% 1
St Neots -4 5 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 179 (80.27%) Windows
2 113 (50.67%) Windows Server
3 106 (47.53%) Microsoft
4 88 (39.46%) VMware
5 67 (30.04%) MS Exchange
6 63 (28.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 61 (27.35%) Office 365
8 59 (26.46%) Firewall
9 58 (26.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (23.77%) Microsoft Certification
11 49 (21.97%) DNS
11 49 (21.97%) VMware Infrastructure
12 48 (21.52%) Cisco
13 47 (21.08%) ITIL
14 40 (17.94%) MCSE
15 39 (17.49%) Linux
15 39 (17.49%) SQL Server
15 39 (17.49%) TCP/IP
15 39 (17.49%) Microsoft Azure
16 38 (17.04%) Citrix
17 35 (15.70%) Exchange Server 2010
18 34 (15.25%) Hyper-V
19 33 (14.80%) Windows 7
20 31 (13.90%) LAN
20 31 (13.90%) WAN
20 31 (13.90%) SharePoint
21 30 (13.45%) SAN
21 30 (13.45%) MCITP
22 28 (12.56%) SQL
22 28 (12.56%) Skype for Business

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 67 (30.04%) MS Exchange
2 35 (15.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (13.90%) SharePoint
4 28 (12.56%) Skype for Business
5 27 (12.11%) IIS
6 23 (10.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (4.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (3.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.24%) GroupWise
10 5 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.90%) Confluence
11 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.90%) WordPress
12 1 (0.45%) Apache
12 1 (0.45%) nginx
12 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (11.66%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 61 (27.35%) Office 365
2 39 (17.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.73%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.35%) SaaS
6 2 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.45%) GitHub
7 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (26.46%) Firewall
2 49 (21.97%) DNS
3 39 (17.49%) TCP/IP
4 31 (13.90%) LAN
4 31 (13.90%) WAN
5 30 (13.45%) SAN
6 23 (10.31%) VPN
7 22 (9.87%) DHCP
8 12 (5.38%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (4.48%) Wireless
10 9 (4.04%) VLAN
11 8 (3.59%) NAS
12 7 (3.14%) Skype
12 7 (3.14%) VoIP
13 6 (2.69%) iSCSI
14 5 (2.24%) Ethernet
14 5 (2.24%) LDAP
14 5 (2.24%) Network Security
15 3 (1.35%) BGP
15 3 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.35%) MySQL
5 2 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.45%) Maven
2 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 13 (5.83%) Finance
2 12 (5.38%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) Local Government
6 1 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (21.08%) Analyst
2 31 (13.90%) Support Engineer
3 30 (13.45%) Consultant
4 26 (11.66%) Office 365 Consultant
5 25 (11.21%) IT Engineer
5 25 (11.21%) Support Analyst
6 23 (10.31%) Azure Consultant
6 23 (10.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (9.87%) Cloud Consultant
7 22 (9.87%) Systems Engineer
8 19 (8.52%) Administrator
8 19 (8.52%) Graduate
8 19 (8.52%) IT Support
9 17 (7.62%) Infrastructure Support
10 16 (7.17%) Systems Administrator
10 16 (7.17%) VMware Engineer
10 16 (7.17%) Windows Engineer
11 15 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (6.73%) Microsoft Consultant
12 14 (6.28%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.59%) .NET
2 4 (1.79%) Web Services
3 3 (1.35%) LAMP
4 2 (0.90%) J2EE
4 2 (0.90%) REST
4 2 (0.90%) RESTful
4 2 (0.90%) SailPoint
4 2 (0.90%) SOAP
4 2 (0.90%) XML
4 2 (0.90%) XSL
5 1 (0.45%) Ajax
5 1 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.45%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.21%) Driving Licence
2 12 (5.38%) PKI
3 11 (4.93%) HP Storage
4 10 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.04%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.14%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.14%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.24%) Replication
8 4 (1.79%) Clustering
8 4 (1.79%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.35%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.90%) AS400
10 2 (0.90%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.90%) iSeries
10 2 (0.90%) Physics
10 2 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 179 (80.27%) Windows
2 113 (50.67%) Windows Server
3 63 (28.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 58 (26.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (17.49%) Linux
6 33 (14.80%) Windows 7
7 20 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (7.17%) Windows 8
9 9 (4.04%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.14%) Unix
11 5 (2.24%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.24%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.35%) CentOS
12 3 (1.35%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.35%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.45%) Debian
14 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (21.08%) ITIL
2 17 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (7.17%) Server Building
4 15 (6.73%) Mentoring
5 13 (5.83%) Incident Management
6 12 (5.38%) Presales
7 9 (4.04%) Problem Management
8 8 (3.59%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (3.14%) Change Management
9 7 (3.14%) Service Management
10 6 (2.69%) Information Security
10 6 (2.69%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (2.24%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (2.24%) Identity Management
11 5 (2.24%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 5 (2.24%) Migration
11 5 (2.24%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 4 (1.79%) Data Loss Prevention
12 4 (1.79%) Network Management
12 4 (1.79%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.56%) SQL
2 13 (5.83%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.69%) Perl
4 4 (1.79%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.79%) Python
5 3 (1.35%) Java
5 3 (1.35%) VB
6 2 (0.90%) C++
6 2 (0.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.45%) C#
7 1 (0.45%) PHP
7 1 (0.45%) Ruby
7 1 (0.45%) VBA
7 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (23.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (17.94%) MCSE
3 30 (13.45%) MCITP
4 25 (11.21%) Degree
5 18 (8.07%) MCTS
6 13 (5.83%) MCSA
7 9 (4.04%) CCNA
7 9 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (3.14%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.14%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.24%) MCDST
9 5 (2.24%) MCP
9 5 (2.24%) Postgraduate
10 3 (1.35%) CISM
10 3 (1.35%) CISSP
10 3 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.35%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.35%) SSCP
11 1 (0.45%) CCA
11 1 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.97%) SLA
2 4 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.35%) COBIT
3 3 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (21.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (15.25%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.62%) vSphere
4 7 (3.14%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.24%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (2.24%) XenApp
6 3 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.35%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.90%) Docker
7 2 (0.90%) XenServer
8 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.45%) iptables
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.45%) Postfix
8 1 (0.45%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (11.21%) SCOM
2 21 (9.42%) SCCM
3 8 (3.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (1.79%) SCOrch
4 4 (1.79%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.35%) Puppet
6 1 (0.45%) Ansible
6 1 (0.45%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.45%) Nagios
6 1 (0.45%) Nessus
6 1 (0.45%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.45%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.45%) SCSM
6 1 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (47.53%) Microsoft
2 88 (39.46%) VMware
3 48 (21.52%) Cisco
4 38 (17.04%) Citrix
5 21 (9.42%) HP
6 15 (6.73%) EMC
7 13 (5.83%) CA
7 13 (5.83%) NetApp
8 9 (4.04%) Dell
8 9 (4.04%) New Relic
8 9 (4.04%) SolarWinds
8 9 (4.04%) Veeam
9 6 (2.69%) Apple
9 6 (2.69%) Juniper
10 5 (2.24%) Nortel
10 5 (2.24%) Novell
11 4 (1.79%) arcserve
11 4 (1.79%) Becrypt
11 4 (1.79%) ESRI
11 4 (1.79%) JD Edwards
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
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