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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 48 30
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 123 96 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.11% 4.53% 6.82%
As % of the System Software category 51.46% 48.24% 53.87%
Number of salaries quoted 113 77 142
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £43,950 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
239 199 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.81% 9.40% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 208 159 259
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,560 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +26 68 £37,500 +0.26% 8
Peterborough +8 18 £25,500 -1.92% 1
Huntingdon -2 14 £34,000 +54.54%
St Neots - 3 £30,000 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 178 (78.76%) Windows
2 138 (61.06%) Microsoft
3 115 (50.88%) VMware
4 107 (47.35%) Windows Server
5 80 (35.40%) MS Exchange
6 65 (28.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 65 (28.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 61 (26.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 57 (25.22%) Firewall
9 56 (24.78%) SQL Server
10 54 (23.89%) Citrix
10 54 (23.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 53 (23.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 53 (23.45%) Office 365
12 51 (22.57%) DNS
12 51 (22.57%) MS Excel
13 46 (20.35%) Linux
14 45 (19.91%) TCP/IP
15 43 (19.03%) ITIL
15 43 (19.03%) MCSE
16 42 (18.58%) Cisco
17 41 (18.14%) MCITP
18 40 (17.70%) Hyper-V
19 39 (17.26%) Exchange Server 2010
19 39 (17.26%) SAN
20 37 (16.37%) SCCM
21 34 (15.04%) DHCP
22 32 (14.16%) SharePoint
23 30 (13.27%) NetApp
24 29 (12.83%) HP

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 80 (35.40%) MS Exchange
2 39 (17.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (14.16%) SharePoint
4 29 (12.83%) IIS
5 24 (10.62%) Skype for Business
6 16 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (3.98%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (3.10%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (2.65%) GroupWise
12 2 (0.88%) Apache
12 2 (0.88%) WordPress
13 1 (0.44%) nginx
13 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (22.57%) MS Excel
2 25 (11.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 53 (23.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 53 (23.45%) Office 365
2 13 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.31%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (3.98%) SaaS
5 6 (2.65%) PaaS
6 2 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.44%) GitHub
7 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (25.22%) Firewall
2 51 (22.57%) DNS
3 45 (19.91%) TCP/IP
4 39 (17.26%) SAN
5 34 (15.04%) DHCP
6 24 (10.62%) LAN
7 22 (9.73%) VPN
8 18 (7.96%) WAN
9 9 (3.98%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (3.54%) VLAN
11 7 (3.10%) NAS
11 7 (3.10%) Skype
11 7 (3.10%) Wireless
12 5 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (2.21%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.77%) Network Security
14 3 (1.33%) BGP
14 3 (1.33%) HTTP
14 3 (1.33%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (24.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.77%) MySQL
4 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.88%) SQLite
6 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Subversion
2 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.44%) Maven
General
1 22 (9.73%) Finance
2 9 (3.98%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.88%) French Language
4 2 (0.88%) German Language
4 2 (0.88%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.44%) Back Office
5 1 (0.44%) Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Local Government
5 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (21.68%) Analyst
2 42 (18.58%) Support Engineer
3 34 (15.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (14.16%) Windows Engineer
5 31 (13.72%) IT Engineer
6 25 (11.06%) Consultant
7 23 (10.18%) Office 365 Consultant
8 21 (9.29%) 2nd Line Support
8 21 (9.29%) Azure Consultant
8 21 (9.29%) IT Support
9 18 (7.96%) Systems Engineer
10 17 (7.52%) VMware Engineer
11 16 (7.08%) IT Support Engineer
12 15 (6.64%) Support Analyst
13 14 (6.19%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 14 (6.19%) Administrator
14 13 (5.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (5.75%) Service Analyst
14 13 (5.75%) Service Desk Analyst
14 13 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.65%) .NET
2 4 (1.77%) XML
2 4 (1.77%) XSL
3 2 (0.88%) LAMP
3 2 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.44%) Ajax
4 1 (0.44%) EDI
4 1 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.44%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.50%) Driving Licence
2 9 (3.98%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.98%) Replication
3 7 (3.10%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.65%) HP Storage
4 6 (2.65%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.21%) EMC VNX
5 5 (2.21%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.77%) Clustering
6 4 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.88%) Physics
7 2 (0.88%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.88%) Statistics
8 1 (0.44%) AS400
8 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.44%) PKI
8 1 (0.44%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 178 (78.76%) Windows
2 107 (47.35%) Windows Server
3 61 (26.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (23.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (20.35%) Linux
6 26 (11.50%) Windows 7
7 22 (9.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (6.64%) Unix
9 14 (6.19%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.65%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.21%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.77%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.77%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.88%) CentOS
13 2 (0.88%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.44%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (19.03%) ITIL
2 19 (8.41%) Service Delivery
3 16 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (6.19%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (6.19%) Migration
5 12 (5.31%) Mentoring
6 11 (4.87%) Server Building
7 10 (4.42%) Incident Management
8 9 (3.98%) Service Management
9 7 (3.10%) Presales
9 7 (3.10%) Server Virtualisation
10 6 (2.65%) Time Management
11 5 (2.21%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (2.21%) ERP
11 5 (2.21%) Problem Management
11 5 (2.21%) Regulatory Compliance
12 4 (1.77%) Change Management
12 4 (1.77%) Data Loss Prevention
12 4 (1.77%) Information Security
12 4 (1.77%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.95%) PowerShell
2 19 (8.41%) SQL
3 5 (2.21%) Perl
4 4 (1.77%) PHP
5 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.33%) Python
5 3 (1.33%) VB
6 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.44%) C
7 1 (0.44%) C#
7 1 (0.44%) Java
7 1 (0.44%) Ruby
7 1 (0.44%) VBA
7 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (28.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (19.03%) MCSE
3 41 (18.14%) MCITP
4 20 (8.85%) Degree
4 20 (8.85%) MCSA
5 12 (5.31%) MCTS
6 9 (3.98%) MCDST
7 7 (3.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.65%) CCNA
8 6 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (2.65%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.33%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.33%) CISM
9 3 (1.33%) CISSP
9 3 (1.33%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.33%) SSCP
10 2 (0.88%) MCP
10 2 (0.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.64%) SLA
2 4 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.33%) COBIT
3 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (28.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (17.70%) Hyper-V
3 24 (10.62%) vSphere
4 12 (5.31%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (4.42%) XenApp
6 9 (3.98%) XenDesktop
7 8 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (3.10%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (1.77%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.88%) Docker
10 2 (0.88%) XenServer
11 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.44%) iptables
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.44%) Postfix
11 1 (0.44%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (16.37%) SCCM
2 28 (12.39%) SCOM
3 7 (3.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (2.65%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (1.77%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.77%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.88%) Puppet
7 1 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.44%) Nagios
7 1 (0.44%) Nessus
7 1 (0.44%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 138 (61.06%) Microsoft
2 115 (50.88%) VMware
3 54 (23.89%) Citrix
4 42 (18.58%) Cisco
5 30 (13.27%) NetApp
6 29 (12.83%) HP
7 22 (9.73%) EMC
8 13 (5.75%) Veeam
9 12 (5.31%) SolarWinds
10 9 (3.98%) Dell
11 8 (3.54%) Juniper
12 7 (3.10%) IBM
13 6 (2.65%) CA
13 6 (2.65%) New Relic
13 6 (2.65%) Nortel
13 6 (2.65%) Novell
14 5 (2.21%) 3PAR
14 5 (2.21%) Apple
15 4 (1.77%) ESRI
15 4 (1.77%) JD Edwards
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