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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 34 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 112 138 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.81% 6.42% 7.34%
As % of the System Software category 44.09% 49.64% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 66 102 147
Median salary £34,500 £30,211 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.19% -9.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £47,500 £56,840
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

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
254 278 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.45% 12.93% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 180 199 224
Median salary £40,000 £35,088 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -7 54 £33,750 +3.84% 4
Peterborough +4 50 £38,500 +32.75% 1
Huntingdon +1 4 £41,000 +24.24% 2
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 160 (76.92%) Windows
2 123 (59.13%) Microsoft
3 106 (50.96%) VMware
4 101 (48.56%) Windows Server
5 71 (34.13%) MS Exchange
6 67 (32.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 66 (31.73%) MS Excel
8 62 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 53 (25.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 49 (23.56%) Citrix
11 47 (22.60%) SCCM
12 46 (22.12%) Linux
13 44 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
14 43 (20.67%) ITIL
15 39 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 38 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
17 36 (17.31%) DNS
18 35 (16.83%) Firewall
19 34 (16.35%) SAN
20 33 (15.87%) Hyper-V
20 33 (15.87%) Windows 7
21 32 (15.38%) MCSE
22 31 (14.90%) MS Office
22 31 (14.90%) Cisco
23 30 (14.42%) DHCP
23 30 (14.42%) SQL Server
23 30 (14.42%) Office 365
24 26 (12.50%) LAN
24 26 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
25 24 (11.54%) Windows 10

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 71 (34.13%) MS Exchange
2 38 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (8.17%) Skype for Business
5 15 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (6.25%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.37%) IIS
8 5 (2.40%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.96%) Apache
10 2 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.48%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 66 (31.73%) MS Excel
2 31 (14.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.96%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 44 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (14.42%) Office 365
3 12 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (3.85%) SaaS
5 7 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (3.37%) PaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 36 (17.31%) DNS
2 35 (16.83%) Firewall
3 34 (16.35%) SAN
4 30 (14.42%) DHCP
5 26 (12.50%) LAN
6 20 (9.62%) VPN
7 17 (8.17%) TCP/IP
8 16 (7.69%) WAN
9 14 (6.73%) Wireless
10 7 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (2.88%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (2.40%) Internet
12 5 (2.40%) NAS
12 5 (2.40%) VLAN
12 5 (2.40%) VoIP
13 4 (1.92%) Skype
14 3 (1.44%) LDAP
15 2 (0.96%) Ethernet
15 2 (0.96%) MPLS
15 2 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) GIS
4 1 (0.48%) MS Access
4 1 (0.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.48%) Power BI
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.48%) JIRA
1 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 12 (5.77%) Finance
2 8 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.40%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.44%) Local Government
5 2 (0.96%) Banking
5 2 (0.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (28.37%) Analyst
2 36 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (15.87%) Support Engineer
4 27 (12.98%) IT Engineer
5 25 (12.02%) IT Support
6 23 (11.06%) Service Analyst
6 23 (11.06%) Service Desk Analyst
7 20 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 20 (9.62%) Support Analyst
8 18 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (8.17%) Systems Engineer
10 16 (7.69%) Consultant
10 16 (7.69%) Server Engineer
11 15 (7.21%) Infrastructure Support
11 15 (7.21%) Windows Engineer
12 14 (6.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 14 (6.73%) IT Support Engineer
13 13 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
14 12 (5.77%) Service Desk Support
14 12 (5.77%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.96%) .NET
1 2 (0.96%) CSS
1 2 (0.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.17%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.73%) Blackberry
3 11 (5.29%) iPhone
4 10 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.40%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.40%) iPad
5 5 (2.40%) PDA
6 4 (1.92%) Replication
7 3 (1.44%) HP Storage
7 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.96%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 160 (76.92%) Windows
2 101 (48.56%) Windows Server
3 67 (32.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 62 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (22.12%) Linux
6 33 (15.87%) Windows 7
7 26 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (11.54%) Windows 10
9 19 (9.13%) Windows 8
10 11 (5.29%) Unix
11 5 (2.40%) Solaris
11 5 (2.40%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.44%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.44%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.67%) ITIL
2 21 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (8.65%) Service Delivery
4 12 (5.77%) Migration
5 11 (5.29%) Problem Management
6 9 (4.33%) Incident Management
7 8 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (2.88%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (2.40%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (2.40%) Regulatory Compliance
9 5 (2.40%) Server Building
10 4 (1.92%) Mentoring
10 4 (1.92%) Project Management
10 4 (1.92%) Service Management
10 4 (1.92%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (1.44%) CRM
11 3 (1.44%) Data Protection
11 3 (1.44%) Line Management
11 3 (1.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (1.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.06%) SQL
2 12 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.48%) C
5 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.48%) PHP
5 1 (0.48%) Python
5 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (25.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (15.38%) MCSE
3 23 (11.06%) MCITP
4 18 (8.65%) MCSA
5 15 (7.21%) Degree
6 10 (4.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (4.33%) CCNA
7 9 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 8 (3.85%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.37%) MCTS
10 5 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.92%) CCNP
11 4 (1.92%) MCP
12 3 (1.44%) LPIC
12 3 (1.44%) MCDST
12 3 (1.44%) RHCE
12 3 (1.44%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.96%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (15.87%) Hyper-V
3 19 (9.13%) vSphere
4 13 (6.25%) XenApp
5 12 (5.77%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (4.33%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.88%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (2.88%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.96%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.96%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 47 (22.60%) SCCM
2 17 (8.17%) SCOM
3 6 (2.88%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.44%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.44%) Puppet
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.48%) Nessus
5 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 123 (59.13%) Microsoft
2 106 (50.96%) VMware
3 49 (23.56%) Citrix
4 31 (14.90%) Cisco
5 18 (8.65%) NetApp
6 17 (8.17%) HP
7 11 (5.29%) IBM
8 7 (3.37%) Brocade
9 6 (2.88%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.88%) SolarWinds
9 6 (2.88%) Sophos
9 6 (2.88%) Veeam
10 5 (2.40%) EMC
11 3 (1.44%) AppSense
11 3 (1.44%) Avaya
11 3 (1.44%) Pegasus
11 3 (1.44%) SAP
12 2 (0.96%) Juniper
12 2 (0.96%) Oracle
13 1 (0.48%) Dell
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