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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 35 42 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 143 117 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.83% 5.26% 4.25%
As % of the System Software category 48.81% 48.15% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 119 101 107
Average salary £34,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,571
% change year-on-year
- -5.99%
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
293 243 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.95% 10.92% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 242 193 181
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,984 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +21 113 £30,000 -3.22% 15
Peterborough -15 11 £40,000 +9.58% 6
Huntingdon -8 6 £47,500 +41.79% 2
Ely - 3 £47,500 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 172 (71.07%) Windows
2 141 (58.26%) Microsoft
3 88 (36.36%) VMware
4 75 (30.99%) Linux
5 65 (26.86%) ITIL
6 62 (25.62%) MS Office
7 61 (25.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (24.79%) MS Exchange
9 57 (23.55%) MS Excel
10 54 (22.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 50 (20.66%) Firewall
12 48 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
13 47 (19.42%) SQL
14 45 (18.60%) SQL Server
15 44 (18.18%) Windows 7
16 37 (15.29%) Cisco
16 37 (15.29%) Citrix
17 36 (14.88%) Degree
18 35 (14.46%) DNS
19 34 (14.05%) Oracle
19 34 (14.05%) SharePoint
19 34 (14.05%) SCCM
20 31 (12.81%) Blackberry
21 30 (12.40%) Hyper-V
22 27 (11.16%) Oracle Database
22 27 (11.16%) TCP/IP
22 27 (11.16%) Migration
23 26 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
24 25 (10.33%) Windows XP
24 25 (10.33%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 60 (24.79%) MS Exchange
2 34 (14.05%) SharePoint
3 18 (7.44%) Apache
4 17 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (4.13%) IIS
8 9 (3.72%) Lync
9 7 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (2.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 4 (1.65%) ArcGIS
12 3 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.83%) JOnAS
Applications
1 62 (25.62%) MS Office
2 57 (23.55%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (6.20%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.02%) Office 365
2 8 (3.31%) SaaS
3 7 (2.89%) PaaS
3 7 (2.89%) IaaS
3 7 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (20.66%) Firewall
2 35 (14.46%) DNS
3 27 (11.16%) TCP/IP
4 25 (10.33%) LAN
4 25 (10.33%) WAN
5 23 (9.50%) DHCP
6 21 (8.68%) SAN
7 13 (5.37%) VoIP
8 12 (4.96%) VPN
9 10 (4.13%) Network Security
10 8 (3.31%) Internet
10 8 (3.31%) Kerberos
11 4 (1.65%) VLAN
11 4 (1.65%) HTTP
12 2 (0.83%) MPLS
12 2 (0.83%) Wireless
12 2 (0.83%) SNMP
12 2 (0.83%) SSL
12 2 (0.83%) IPv4
13 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.16%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.31%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.31%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.48%) Big Data
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.83%) MySQL
8 2 (0.83%) Text Mining
8 2 (0.83%) MS Access
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.83%) LabVIEW
2 2 (0.83%) Hudson
2 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.41%) Subversion
3 1 (0.41%) Ant
General
1 18 (7.44%) Telecoms
2 13 (5.37%) Finance
2 13 (5.37%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (3.31%) Electronics
4 7 (2.89%) Military
5 5 (2.07%) Legal
6 4 (1.65%) Banking
7 2 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (22.73%) Analyst
2 54 (22.31%) Administrator
3 37 (15.29%) Systems Administrator
4 35 (14.46%) Support Engineer
5 24 (9.92%) IT Support
6 22 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (7.44%) Support Analyst
7 18 (7.44%) Linux Administrator
7 18 (7.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 17 (7.02%) Service Analyst
9 16 (6.61%) Service Desk Analyst
10 15 (6.20%) Architect
11 11 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (4.55%) Service Desk Technician
12 10 (4.13%) Team Leader
12 10 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (4.13%) IT Administrator
13 9 (3.72%) IT Support Analyst
13 9 (3.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 8 (3.31%) Help Desk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.72%) SAML
2 8 (3.31%) .NET
2 8 (3.31%) J2EE
3 4 (1.65%) Middleware
4 3 (1.24%) HTML
4 3 (1.24%) CSS
5 2 (0.83%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.41%) XMPP
6 1 (0.41%) JSP
6 1 (0.41%) Web Services
6 1 (0.41%) XML
6 1 (0.41%) WAP
6 1 (0.41%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.81%) Blackberry
2 16 (6.61%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.37%) PKI
5 8 (3.31%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.31%) Physics
6 7 (2.89%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.89%) Open Source
7 6 (2.48%) EqualLogic
7 6 (2.48%) Chip and PIN
8 4 (1.65%) Kindle
8 4 (1.65%) iPhone
9 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.24%) Statistics
9 3 (1.24%) Replication
10 1 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.41%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 172 (71.07%) Windows
2 75 (30.99%) Linux
3 61 (25.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 25 (10.33%) Windows XP
7 18 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (6.61%) CentOS
9 13 (5.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.72%) Windows 8
11 8 (3.31%) Android
11 8 (3.31%) Apple iOS
12 7 (2.89%) Windows Phone
13 6 (2.48%) UNIX
14 5 (2.07%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.41%) Debian
16 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (26.86%) ITIL
2 27 (11.16%) Migration
3 20 (8.26%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (7.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (6.20%) ERP
6 13 (5.37%) Data Analysis
7 12 (4.96%) Service Delivery
7 12 (4.96%) Asset Management
7 12 (4.96%) Identity Management
8 10 (4.13%) Incident Management
9 9 (3.72%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (3.31%) TOGAF
10 8 (3.31%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.31%) UML
10 8 (3.31%) BPMN
11 7 (2.89%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (2.89%) Time Management
11 7 (2.89%) Line Management
12 4 (1.65%) E-Commerce
12 4 (1.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (19.42%) SQL
2 21 (8.68%) PowerShell
3 19 (7.85%) T-SQL
4 14 (5.79%) Perl
5 13 (5.37%) C#
6 11 (4.55%) Python
7 5 (2.07%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.83%) C
8 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.83%) MATLAB
8 2 (0.83%) PHP
8 2 (0.83%) VBScript
9 1 (0.41%) VB
9 1 (0.41%) Java
9 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (14.88%) Degree
2 26 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (8.26%) MCP
4 18 (7.44%) RHCE
5 16 (6.61%) MCSE
6 13 (5.37%) OCP
6 13 (5.37%) Oracle Certification
7 10 (4.13%) MCSA
8 9 (3.72%) CISSP
9 8 (3.31%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.48%) MCITP
10 6 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (2.07%) CCNA
12 4 (1.65%) MOS
12 4 (1.65%) A+ Certification
13 3 (1.24%) MCTS
13 3 (1.24%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.44%) SLA
2 10 (4.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (22.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (12.40%) Hyper-V
3 15 (6.20%) vSphere
4 14 (5.79%) VMware ESX
5 13 (5.37%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (2.07%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.24%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.24%) XenApp
8 2 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.41%) XenServer
9 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (14.05%) SCCM
2 15 (6.20%) SCOM
3 13 (5.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (5.37%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (2.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.24%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.41%) WSUS
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 141 (58.26%) Microsoft
2 88 (36.36%) VMware
3 37 (15.29%) Cisco
3 37 (15.29%) Citrix
4 34 (14.05%) Oracle
5 23 (9.50%) SAP
6 20 (8.26%) HP
7 19 (7.85%) Red Hat
8 15 (6.20%) Dell
9 13 (5.37%) EMC
10 11 (4.55%) Apple
10 11 (4.55%) Mitel
11 8 (3.31%) Red Gate
11 8 (3.31%) Symantec
12 6 (2.48%) NetApp
12 6 (2.48%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.07%) Intel
14 4 (1.65%) Nokia
14 4 (1.65%) Remedy
15 3 (1.24%) Sybase
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 24k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16k - 18k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £24,000 to £25,000 per annum +Benefits, training and salary revie
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton, Cambridgeshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago