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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 42 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 109 152 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.70% 7.33% 5.03%
As % of the System Software category 51.42% 60.32% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 83 133 93
Median salary £32,500 £37,200 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,100 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
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
212 252 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.08% 12.16% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 173 203 191
Median salary £36,000 £38,564 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.64% +2.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,272
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -16 62 £32,500 -4.41% 10
Peterborough +1 28 £31,000 -13.28% 3
Huntingdon -2 23 £42,750 +81.91% 2
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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.

1 194 (78.54%) Windows
2 109 (44.13%) Windows Server
3 102 (41.30%) Microsoft
4 84 (34.01%) VMware
5 68 (27.53%) Office 365
6 65 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 58 (23.48%) SQL Server
7 58 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 57 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 57 (23.08%) Firewall
9 54 (21.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (21.46%) ITIL
11 51 (20.65%) SQL
11 51 (20.65%) Citrix
12 49 (19.84%) MCSE
13 46 (18.62%) Linux
14 45 (18.22%) DNS
15 41 (16.60%) MCITP
15 41 (16.60%) Degree
16 37 (14.98%) SharePoint
17 34 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
18 33 (13.36%) Cisco
19 32 (12.96%) WAN
19 32 (12.96%) Hyper-V
19 32 (12.96%) SCOM
20 31 (12.55%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (12.55%) Windows 8
20 31 (12.55%) Windows 7
21 30 (12.15%) Skype for Business
21 30 (12.15%) MS Excel

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 57 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 37 (14.98%) SharePoint
3 34 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (12.15%) Skype for Business
5 25 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 18 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (6.48%) IIS
9 9 (3.64%) WebSphere
10 8 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.62%) GroupWise
14 2 (0.81%) Confluence
14 2 (0.81%) WordPress
15 1 (0.40%) Apache
15 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.40%) nginx
15 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 68 (27.53%) Office 365
2 29 (11.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.81%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 57 (23.08%) Firewall
2 45 (18.22%) DNS
3 32 (12.96%) WAN
4 27 (10.93%) LAN
5 24 (9.72%) TCP/IP
6 23 (9.31%) SAN
7 22 (8.91%) VPN
8 11 (4.45%) Wireless
9 10 (4.05%) DHCP
9 10 (4.05%) Network Security
10 9 (3.64%) LDAP
10 9 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (3.24%) VLAN
12 7 (2.83%) VoIP
13 5 (2.02%) Ethernet
13 5 (2.02%) Skype
14 4 (1.62%) SSL
15 3 (1.21%) FTP
15 3 (1.21%) MPLS
15 3 (1.21%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.21%) MySQL
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.81%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.40%) Maven
2 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 13 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.24%) Finance
3 6 (2.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.81%) Back Office
4 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.40%) Banking
5 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (17.81%) Analyst
2 41 (16.60%) Support Engineer
3 32 (12.96%) Consultant
3 32 (12.96%) Graduate
4 26 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 23 (9.31%) Office 365 Consultant
5 23 (9.31%) Support Analyst
6 22 (8.91%) 2nd Line Support
6 22 (8.91%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 20 (8.10%) Azure Consultant
7 20 (8.10%) Cloud Consultant
7 20 (8.10%) Infrastructure Support
8 19 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (7.29%) IT Engineer
10 17 (6.88%) 1st Line Support
10 17 (6.88%) Administrator
11 16 (6.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 16 (6.48%) IT Support
11 16 (6.48%) Systems Administrator
12 15 (6.07%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.64%) .NET
2 8 (3.24%) WCF
2 8 (3.24%) Web Services
2 8 (3.24%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (2.02%) J2EE
3 5 (2.02%) REST
3 5 (2.02%) RESTful
3 5 (2.02%) SailPoint
3 5 (2.02%) SOAP
4 3 (1.21%) LAMP
5 2 (0.81%) XML
5 2 (0.81%) XSL
6 1 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.40%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.53%) PKI
2 18 (7.29%) Driving Licence
3 12 (4.86%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.05%) HP Storage
5 9 (3.64%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.24%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.43%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.02%) Clustering
8 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.02%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.62%) Replication
10 3 (1.21%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.81%) AS400
11 2 (0.81%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.81%) iSeries
11 2 (0.81%) Physics
12 1 (0.40%) Fintech
12 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 194 (78.54%) Windows
2 109 (44.13%) Windows Server
3 58 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (21.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (18.62%) Linux
6 31 (12.55%) Windows 7
6 31 (12.55%) Windows 8
7 20 (8.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (4.86%) Unix
9 8 (3.24%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.62%) CentOS
10 4 (1.62%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.21%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.81%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.40%) Debian
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (21.46%) ITIL
2 27 (10.93%) Server Building
3 18 (7.29%) Mentoring
4 17 (6.88%) Problem Management
5 15 (6.07%) Incident Management
6 14 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (4.86%) Software Engineering
8 11 (4.45%) Network Design
9 10 (4.05%) Presales
10 9 (3.64%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (3.24%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 8 (3.24%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (3.24%) Change Management
11 8 (3.24%) Machine Learning
11 8 (3.24%) Project Planning
12 7 (2.83%) Configuration Management
12 7 (2.83%) Knowledge Management
13 6 (2.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 6 (2.43%) Service Delivery
14 5 (2.02%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (20.65%) SQL
2 19 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.83%) Perl
4 6 (2.43%) Bash Shell
4 6 (2.43%) Python
5 5 (2.02%) C++
5 5 (2.02%) Java
5 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.40%) Ruby
6 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (19.84%) MCSE
3 41 (16.60%) Degree
3 41 (16.60%) MCITP
4 24 (9.72%) MCSA
5 19 (7.69%) MCDST
6 17 (6.88%) MCTS
7 9 (3.64%) CCNA
7 9 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.02%) MCP
8 5 (2.02%) Postgraduate
9 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.81%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.40%) CCNP
11 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.50%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (12.96%) Hyper-V
2 31 (12.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.67%) vSphere
4 7 (2.83%) Terminal Services
4 7 (2.83%) XenApp
5 3 (1.21%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.81%) Docker
6 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.40%) iptables
7 1 (0.40%) Postfix
7 1 (0.40%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.40%) Xen
7 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (12.96%) SCOM
2 17 (6.88%) SCCM
3 8 (3.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.43%) Puppet
5 4 (1.62%) Ansible
5 4 (1.62%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.62%) CFEngine
5 4 (1.62%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.62%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.21%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.40%) Nagios
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.40%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.40%) SCSM
Vendors
1 102 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 84 (34.01%) VMware
3 51 (20.65%) Citrix
4 33 (13.36%) Cisco
5 23 (9.31%) HP
6 13 (5.26%) IBM
7 12 (4.86%) CA
8 11 (4.45%) Dell
8 11 (4.45%) Veeam
9 8 (3.24%) EMC
10 7 (2.83%) NetApp
10 7 (2.83%) Oracle
11 5 (2.02%) Apple
11 5 (2.02%) New Relic
11 5 (2.02%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.62%) arcserve
12 4 (1.62%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.62%) Juniper
12 4 (1.62%) Nortel
12 4 (1.62%) Novell
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 2 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 16,000 - 18,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £42k + excellent bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridgeshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridgeshire
MillsHill
Salary: £45,000 + £450 car allowance + bens
Posted: 16 days ago