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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 41 53 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 112 99 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.10% 4.15% 5.82%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 53.23% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 98 84 121
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
224 186 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.21% 7.81% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 173 154 218
Average salary £37,775 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.73% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £24,525 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +13 74 £35,000 +0.71% 10
Peterborough -6 14 £36,750 +33.63% 4
Huntingdon - 6 £22,250 - 1
St Neots - 2 £33,750 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 166 (68.60%) Windows
2 108 (44.63%) Microsoft
3 96 (39.67%) VMware
4 80 (33.06%) MS Exchange
5 73 (30.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (27.69%) SQL Server
7 59 (24.38%) ITIL
8 56 (23.14%) Firewall
9 53 (21.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 48 (19.83%) WAN
10 48 (19.83%) Citrix
11 46 (19.01%) LAN
12 45 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
13 43 (17.77%) VMware Infrastructure
14 42 (17.36%) Linux
14 42 (17.36%) SAN
15 41 (16.94%) MS Excel
16 39 (16.12%) Windows 7
17 36 (14.88%) Hyper-V
18 35 (14.46%) SQL
19 32 (13.22%) Degree
20 31 (12.81%) Cisco
20 31 (12.81%) Wireless
21 30 (12.40%) SharePoint
22 29 (11.98%) DNS
22 29 (11.98%) IIS
22 29 (11.98%) Microsoft Certification
23 27 (11.16%) Windows Server 2003
23 27 (11.16%) Management Information System
24 26 (10.74%) Project Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 80 (33.06%) MS Exchange
2 45 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (12.40%) SharePoint
4 29 (11.98%) IIS
5 18 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (3.72%) Apache
7 9 (3.72%) Tomcat
8 8 (3.31%) Lync
9 5 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.83%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.83%) WebSphere Portal
11 2 (0.83%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.41%) Zope
12 1 (0.41%) Plone
Applications
1 41 (16.94%) MS Excel
2 25 (10.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.83%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Tridion
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.68%) Office 365
2 7 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 56 (23.14%) Firewall
2 48 (19.83%) WAN
3 46 (19.01%) LAN
4 42 (17.36%) SAN
5 31 (12.81%) Wireless
6 29 (11.98%) DNS
7 26 (10.74%) VPN
8 25 (10.33%) TCP/IP
9 24 (9.92%) DHCP
10 12 (4.96%) LDAP
10 12 (4.96%) VLAN
11 9 (3.72%) Ethernet
12 7 (2.89%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (2.48%) MPLS
13 6 (2.48%) Network Security
14 5 (2.07%) NAS
14 5 (2.07%) SSL
15 4 (1.65%) VoIP
16 2 (0.83%) Intranet
16 2 (0.83%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.89%) QlikView
2 7 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.83%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.41%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.83%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (4.13%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.07%) Finance
3 3 (1.24%) Back Office
3 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.83%) Retail
4 2 (0.83%) Marketing
4 2 (0.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 67 (27.69%) Analyst
2 30 (12.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (11.57%) Consultant
4 27 (11.16%) Support Analyst
4 27 (11.16%) Administrator
5 24 (9.92%) Systems Administrator
6 21 (8.68%) 2nd Line Support
7 16 (6.61%) Support Engineer
8 15 (6.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 13 (5.37%) IT Support
10 12 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (4.96%) Technical Support
11 11 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
12 10 (4.13%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (4.13%) Service Analyst
13 8 (3.31%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.31%) Graduate
13 8 (3.31%) Security Analyst
13 8 (3.31%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.72%) Web Services
1 9 (3.72%) XML
2 5 (2.07%) .NET
2 5 (2.07%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.07%) SOAP
2 5 (2.07%) WCF
2 5 (2.07%) jQuery
3 3 (1.24%) LAMP
4 2 (0.83%) JSF
4 2 (0.83%) Dojo
4 2 (0.83%) J2EE
4 2 (0.83%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.16%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.31%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.89%) User Experience
6 5 (2.07%) HP Storage
6 5 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.24%) FMCG
8 2 (0.83%) GIS
9 1 (0.41%) Replication
9 1 (0.41%) PKI
9 1 (0.41%) PDA
9 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.41%) Physics
9 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 166 (68.60%) Windows
2 73 (30.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (21.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (17.36%) Linux
5 39 (16.12%) Windows 7
6 27 (11.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (5.79%) Windows 8
8 13 (5.37%) Debian
9 7 (2.89%) UNIX
10 4 (1.65%) Android
10 4 (1.65%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.24%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.24%) CentOS
11 3 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.41%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (24.38%) ITIL
2 26 (10.74%) Project Management
3 19 (7.85%) Kalman Filter
4 17 (7.02%) Information Security
5 16 (6.61%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (4.96%) Incident Management
7 10 (4.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (4.13%) Line Management
8 9 (3.72%) Network Management
8 9 (3.72%) Software Engineering
8 9 (3.72%) Service Delivery
9 8 (3.31%) Configuration Management
9 8 (3.31%) Data Modelling
9 8 (3.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (2.89%) Migration
10 7 (2.89%) Data Analysis
11 6 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (2.48%) CRM
11 6 (2.48%) Information Security Management
11 6 (2.48%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (14.46%) SQL
2 11 (4.55%) VBScript
2 11 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.72%) Python
3 9 (3.72%) Perl
4 7 (2.89%) C
4 7 (2.89%) C#
4 7 (2.89%) Java
4 7 (2.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.89%) VB
5 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.24%) C++
6 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.83%) VBA
7 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (13.22%) Degree
2 29 (11.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (8.26%) MCSE
4 17 (7.02%) CISSP
4 17 (7.02%) CISM
5 15 (6.20%) MCITP
6 13 (5.37%) SSCP
7 9 (3.72%) MCSA
8 6 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.48%) CCNA
8 6 (2.48%) MCP
8 6 (2.48%) MCDST
9 4 (1.65%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.65%) CISA
9 4 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.83%) MCTS
11 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (5.37%) SLA
3 10 (4.13%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 43 (17.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (14.88%) Hyper-V
3 14 (5.79%) vSphere
4 7 (2.89%) XenApp
5 5 (2.07%) Terminal Server
6 4 (1.65%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.83%) Xen
8 2 (0.83%) Firmware
9 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (7.44%) SCCM
2 10 (4.13%) Backup Exec
3 9 (3.72%) SCOM
4 7 (2.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.65%) ARCserve
5 4 (1.65%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (1.65%) WSUS
6 2 (0.83%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.41%) SCSM
7 1 (0.41%) MOM
7 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 108 (44.63%) Microsoft
2 96 (39.67%) VMware
3 48 (19.83%) Citrix
4 31 (12.81%) Cisco
5 26 (10.74%) HP
6 21 (8.68%) Oracle
7 10 (4.13%) Red Hat
8 9 (3.72%) 3PAR
9 8 (3.31%) Symantec
10 7 (2.89%) Rackspace
11 6 (2.48%) NetApp
12 5 (2.07%) WatchGuard
12 5 (2.07%) Imperva
13 4 (1.65%) CA
13 4 (1.65%) EMC
14 3 (1.24%) Cognos
14 3 (1.24%) Dell
14 3 (1.24%) CheckPoint
14 3 (1.24%) Veeam
14 3 (1.24%) Mitel
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