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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 39 30 71
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +41
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 125 162 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.10% 7.41% 3.11%
As % of the System Software category 47.53% 55.86% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 109 128 82
Average salary £28,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.17% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,200 £47,250
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
263 290 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.73% 13.27% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 208 222 180
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +9 83 £28,000 -9.67% 14
Peterborough -22 11 £23,750 -34.93% 1
Huntingdon -7 9 £38,000 +26.66% 2
St Neots -2 5 £28,000 -34.11%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 193 (74.23%) Windows
2 147 (56.54%) Microsoft
3 83 (31.92%) Linux
4 79 (30.38%) VMware
5 76 (29.23%) ITIL
6 69 (26.54%) MS Excel
6 69 (26.54%) MS Exchange
7 67 (25.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (21.15%) Firewall
9 54 (20.77%) MS Office
10 51 (19.62%) SQL
11 49 (18.85%) Windows 7
12 48 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 47 (18.08%) SQL Server
14 42 (16.15%) SharePoint
14 42 (16.15%) DNS
15 41 (15.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 38 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 37 (14.23%) Cisco
18 36 (13.85%) Oracle
19 35 (13.46%) TCP/IP
19 35 (13.46%) SCCM
19 35 (13.46%) Degree
20 34 (13.08%) WAN
21 33 (12.69%) LAN
22 32 (12.31%) DHCP
23 31 (11.92%) Citrix
23 31 (11.92%) Hyper-V
24 30 (11.54%) Oracle Database
25 27 (10.38%) Migration

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 69 (26.54%) MS Exchange
2 42 (16.15%) SharePoint
3 19 (7.31%) Apache
4 15 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (5.38%) Lync
5 14 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (3.08%) IIS
7 7 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 4 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.15%) ArcGIS
10 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.38%) Site Server
Applications
1 69 (26.54%) MS Excel
2 54 (20.77%) MS Office
3 5 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (5.77%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.69%) Office 365
2 13 (5.00%) SaaS
3 10 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.46%) PaaS
4 9 (3.46%) IaaS
5 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (21.15%) Firewall
2 42 (16.15%) DNS
3 35 (13.46%) TCP/IP
4 34 (13.08%) WAN
5 33 (12.69%) LAN
6 32 (12.31%) DHCP
7 18 (6.92%) SAN
8 17 (6.54%) VPN
9 15 (5.77%) VoIP
10 9 (3.46%) Kerberos
11 7 (2.69%) Internet
11 7 (2.69%) NAS
12 6 (2.31%) Network Security
13 5 (1.92%) iSCSI
13 5 (1.92%) VLAN
13 5 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (1.92%) InfiniBand
13 5 (1.92%) FTP
13 5 (1.92%) SNMP
13 5 (1.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.08%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.46%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.46%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.08%) Big Data
6 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.15%) Text Mining
6 3 (1.15%) 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 4 (1.54%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.15%) Subversion
2 3 (1.15%) Hudson
2 3 (1.15%) Ant
3 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.77%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (5.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.08%) Finance
4 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.92%) Electronics
5 3 (1.15%) Advertising
5 3 (1.15%) Military
6 2 (0.77%) Banking
6 2 (0.77%) Automotive
6 2 (0.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (23.46%) Administrator
2 54 (20.77%) Analyst
3 47 (18.08%) Systems Administrator
4 42 (16.15%) Support Engineer
5 28 (10.77%) Service Analyst
6 27 (10.38%) Service Desk Analyst
7 25 (9.62%) IT Support
8 22 (8.46%) Linux Administrator
9 20 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 19 (7.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (5.77%) Support Analyst
12 14 (5.38%) Systems Engineer
12 14 (5.38%) Architect
13 12 (4.62%) Consultant
13 12 (4.62%) IT Support Engineer
13 12 (4.62%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 10 (3.85%) Team Leader
14 10 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
15 9 (3.46%) Security Architect
15 9 (3.46%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.46%) J2EE
1 9 (3.46%) SAML
2 5 (1.92%) .NET
3 3 (1.15%) Middleware
3 3 (1.15%) XML
4 2 (0.77%) SOAP
4 2 (0.77%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.77%) WCF
4 2 (0.77%) 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 21 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.31%) Blackberry
3 14 (5.38%) Open Source
3 14 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.00%) PKI
5 7 (2.69%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.54%) iPhone
6 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.54%) Physics
6 4 (1.54%) Kindle
6 4 (1.54%) Replication
7 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.15%) PDA
7 3 (1.15%) Statistics
8 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.77%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.38%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 193 (74.23%) Windows
2 83 (31.92%) Linux
3 67 (25.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (18.85%) Windows 7
5 48 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 21 (8.08%) CentOS
8 18 (6.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (6.54%) UNIX
10 16 (6.15%) Android
11 14 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (5.38%) Windows 8
12 10 (3.85%) Apple iOS
13 9 (3.46%) Windows Phone
14 3 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.38%) Debian
15 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (29.23%) ITIL
2 27 (10.38%) Migration
3 22 (8.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (6.54%) Service Delivery
6 16 (6.15%) Asset Management
7 15 (5.77%) Data Analysis
7 15 (5.77%) ERP
8 11 (4.23%) Configuration Management
8 11 (4.23%) Identity Management
8 11 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (3.85%) Incident Management
10 9 (3.46%) TOGAF
10 9 (3.46%) UML
10 9 (3.46%) BPMN
10 9 (3.46%) Line Management
11 8 (3.08%) Time Management
12 7 (2.69%) Project Management
13 5 (1.92%) CRM
13 5 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (19.62%) SQL
2 24 (9.23%) Perl
3 23 (8.85%) PowerShell
4 22 (8.46%) Python
5 19 (7.31%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.77%) C#
7 5 (1.92%) Java
7 5 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.92%) C
8 3 (1.15%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 3 (1.15%) VBScript
9 2 (0.77%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.77%) C++
9 2 (0.77%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.38%) PHP
10 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (13.46%) Degree
3 20 (7.69%) MCP
3 20 (7.69%) MCSE
4 18 (6.92%) RHCE
5 14 (5.38%) MCSA
6 13 (5.00%) OCP
6 13 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (4.62%) MCITP
8 10 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (3.46%) CISSP
10 7 (2.69%) MCTS
10 7 (2.69%) Security Cleared
11 6 (2.31%) CCNA
11 6 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.92%) MCDST
13 4 (1.54%) MOS
13 4 (1.54%) A+ Certification
14 3 (1.15%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.85%) SLA
2 10 (3.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (15.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (11.92%) Hyper-V
3 16 (6.15%) VMware ESX
4 14 (5.38%) vSphere
5 13 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (1.92%) XenApp
7 2 (0.77%) NFS
7 2 (0.77%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.38%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.38%) Firmware
8 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (13.46%) SCCM
2 17 (6.54%) SCOM
3 13 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 13 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (1.92%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.92%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.15%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.77%) SCSM
8 1 (0.38%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.38%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.38%) DameWare
8 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 147 (56.54%) Microsoft
2 79 (30.38%) VMware
3 37 (14.23%) Cisco
4 36 (13.85%) Oracle
5 31 (11.92%) Citrix
6 24 (9.23%) SAP
7 21 (8.08%) EMC
8 19 (7.31%) HP
8 19 (7.31%) Red Hat
9 16 (6.15%) Dell
10 14 (5.38%) Mitel
11 13 (5.00%) Apple
12 9 (3.46%) Red Gate
13 7 (2.69%) Symantec
14 5 (1.92%) Intel
14 5 (1.92%) Isilon
14 5 (1.92%) CheckPoint
15 4 (1.54%) Remedy
15 4 (1.54%) Nokia
16 3 (1.15%) Sophos
Cambridge
DP Connect
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £46,000 to £56,000 per annum bonus, pension, healthcare, dentalca
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate
Salary: £26k-£34k depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
DP Connect
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate
Salary: £26k-£34k depending on experience
Posted: 27 days ago