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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 45 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 93 119 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.79% 6.03% 6.39%
As % of the System Software category 51.10% 46.12% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 60 86 131
Median salary £35,000 £27,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
182 258 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.33% 13.08% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 130 185 202
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -17 44 £35,000 +16.66% 12
Peterborough -5 35 £27,000 +8.00% 2
Huntingdon +6 13 £41,500 +43.10% 1
St Neots 0 2 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 153 (74.27%) Windows
2 126 (61.17%) Microsoft
3 110 (53.40%) VMware
4 94 (45.63%) Windows Server
5 70 (33.98%) MS Exchange
6 61 (29.61%) MS Excel
7 58 (28.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 57 (27.67%) Citrix
9 52 (25.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 52 (25.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 48 (23.30%) SCCM
10 48 (23.30%) Linux
11 47 (22.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 45 (21.84%) Microsoft Azure
12 45 (21.84%) SQL Server
13 39 (18.93%) Exchange Server 2010
14 36 (17.48%) ITIL
14 36 (17.48%) SAN
14 36 (17.48%) DNS
15 35 (16.99%) MCSE
15 35 (16.99%) Firewall
16 34 (16.50%) Office 365
17 32 (15.53%) Cisco
17 32 (15.53%) MCITP
18 29 (14.08%) NetApp
19 28 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
20 27 (13.11%) Hyper-V
21 26 (12.62%) DHCP
21 26 (12.62%) vSphere
22 23 (11.17%) LAN

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 70 (33.98%) MS Exchange
2 39 (18.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (10.19%) SharePoint
4 18 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (6.80%) Skype for Business
7 10 (4.85%) IIS
8 8 (3.88%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.49%) Apache
10 1 (0.49%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.49%) Confluence
10 1 (0.49%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 61 (29.61%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.97%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 45 (21.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (16.50%) Office 365
3 10 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (3.88%) SaaS
6 7 (3.40%) PaaS
7 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (17.48%) DNS
1 36 (17.48%) SAN
2 35 (16.99%) Firewall
3 26 (12.62%) DHCP
4 23 (11.17%) LAN
4 23 (11.17%) TCP/IP
5 16 (7.77%) VPN
6 13 (6.31%) WAN
7 10 (4.85%) Wireless
8 6 (2.91%) VLAN
9 5 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (2.43%) VoIP
10 4 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (1.94%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (1.46%) Internet
11 3 (1.46%) NAS
11 3 (1.46%) Skype
11 3 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.97%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.46%) MySQL
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.97%) SQLite
5 1 (0.49%) GIS
5 1 (0.49%) MS Access
5 1 (0.49%) Power BI
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Subversion
2 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 14 (6.80%) Finance
2 6 (2.91%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.94%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.46%) Local Government
5 2 (0.97%) French Language
5 2 (0.97%) German Language
5 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.97%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (27.18%) Analyst
2 43 (20.87%) Support Engineer
3 39 (18.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (14.08%) IT Engineer
5 28 (13.59%) IT Support
6 23 (11.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (10.19%) Windows Engineer
8 19 (9.22%) Consultant
8 19 (9.22%) Service Analyst
8 19 (9.22%) Service Desk Analyst
8 19 (9.22%) Support Analyst
9 18 (8.74%) IT Support Engineer
10 16 (7.77%) Server Engineer
11 15 (7.28%) Systems Engineer
12 14 (6.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 13 (6.31%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 13 (6.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (6.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 13 (6.31%) Infrastructure Support
14 12 (5.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.94%) .NET
2 3 (1.46%) XML
2 3 (1.46%) XSL
3 2 (0.97%) CSS
3 2 (0.97%) HTML
4 1 (0.49%) EDI
4 1 (0.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.28%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.34%) Driving Licence
3 7 (3.40%) Blackberry
3 7 (3.40%) Replication
4 6 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.43%) iPhone
6 4 (1.94%) EMC VNX
6 4 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.46%) iPad
7 3 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.97%) Clustering
8 2 (0.97%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.97%) Statistics
9 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.49%) FMCG
9 1 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 153 (74.27%) Windows
2 94 (45.63%) Windows Server
3 52 (25.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (25.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (23.30%) Linux
5 28 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (10.68%) Windows 7
7 16 (7.77%) Windows 8
8 14 (6.80%) Unix
9 11 (5.34%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.46%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.46%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.97%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.49%) CentOS
12 1 (0.49%) Solaris
12 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.48%) ITIL
2 21 (10.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (10.19%) Service Delivery
3 13 (6.31%) Migration
4 12 (5.83%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (5.34%) Server Building
6 9 (4.37%) Problem Management
7 6 (2.91%) Incident Management
7 6 (2.91%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (2.91%) Time Management
8 5 (2.43%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (1.94%) ERP
9 4 (1.94%) Service Management
10 3 (1.46%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (1.46%) Data Protection
10 3 (1.46%) Data Transformation
10 3 (1.46%) Mentoring
10 3 (1.46%) Network Management
10 3 (1.46%) Virtual Environments
11 2 (0.97%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.22%) PowerShell
1 19 (9.22%) SQL
2 4 (1.94%) PHP
3 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.49%) C
5 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (28.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (16.99%) MCSE
3 32 (15.53%) MCITP
4 18 (8.74%) MCSA
5 15 (7.28%) Degree
6 9 (4.37%) CCNA
6 9 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (4.37%) MCTS
7 8 (3.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (3.88%) MCDST
7 8 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.43%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.43%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.94%) CCNP
10 3 (1.46%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.97%) CCA
11 2 (0.97%) CCEA
11 2 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.97%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.80%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (22.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (13.11%) Hyper-V
3 26 (12.62%) vSphere
4 15 (7.28%) Virtual Servers
5 13 (6.31%) XenApp
6 9 (4.37%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (4.37%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.91%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.97%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 48 (23.30%) SCCM
2 22 (10.68%) SCOM
3 6 (2.91%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.46%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.97%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 126 (61.17%) Microsoft
2 110 (53.40%) VMware
3 57 (27.67%) Citrix
4 32 (15.53%) Cisco
5 29 (14.08%) NetApp
6 22 (10.68%) HP
7 13 (6.31%) EMC
8 10 (4.85%) SolarWinds
8 10 (4.85%) Veeam
9 9 (4.37%) IBM
10 4 (1.94%) Brocade
10 4 (1.94%) CA
10 4 (1.94%) Dell
10 4 (1.94%) New Relic
11 3 (1.46%) Juniper
12 2 (0.97%) 3PAR
12 2 (0.97%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.97%) Kaspersky
12 2 (0.97%) SAP
13 1 (0.49%) AppSense
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