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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 38 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 124 118 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.85% 4.69% 4.07%
As % of the System Software category 46.97% 48.16% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 109 86 105
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £24,675 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,920 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
264 245 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.46% 9.75% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 202 191 216
Average salary £38,564 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.59% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +8 79 £33,250 -5.00% 10
Peterborough +3 33 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Huntingdon +7 7 £25,000 -28.57%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 182 (72.51%) Windows
2 130 (51.79%) Microsoft
3 88 (35.06%) MS Exchange
4 78 (31.08%) VMware
5 74 (29.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (27.49%) MS Excel
7 66 (26.29%) ITIL
8 64 (25.50%) SQL Server
9 51 (20.32%) Citrix
10 49 (19.52%) Linux
10 49 (19.52%) Firewall
11 47 (18.73%) Windows 7
12 46 (18.33%) WAN
13 44 (17.53%) LAN
13 44 (17.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 41 (16.33%) MS Office
15 38 (15.14%) TCP/IP
16 37 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2010
17 36 (14.34%) VMware Infrastructure
18 35 (13.94%) Degree
18 35 (13.94%) DNS
18 35 (13.94%) Cisco
19 32 (12.75%) SharePoint
19 32 (12.75%) Hyper-V
20 30 (11.95%) SQL
21 28 (11.16%) SLA
22 26 (10.36%) Microsoft Certification
22 26 (10.36%) SAN
23 25 (9.96%) DHCP
24 24 (9.56%) HP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 88 (35.06%) MS Exchange
2 37 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (12.75%) SharePoint
4 20 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (7.57%) IIS
6 16 (6.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.79%) Lync
8 6 (2.39%) Apache
8 6 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.99%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.80%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 2 (0.80%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Portal
12 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.40%) WorkSite
Applications
1 69 (27.49%) MS Excel
2 41 (16.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.20%) Tridion
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.58%) Office 365
2 11 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.39%) SaaS
4 3 (1.20%) PaaS
4 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.20%) IaaS
5 1 (0.40%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (19.52%) Firewall
2 46 (18.33%) WAN
3 44 (17.53%) LAN
4 38 (15.14%) TCP/IP
5 35 (13.94%) DNS
6 26 (10.36%) SAN
7 25 (9.96%) DHCP
8 23 (9.16%) VPN
9 18 (7.17%) Wireless
10 9 (3.59%) VLAN
10 9 (3.59%) Network Security
10 9 (3.59%) NAS
10 9 (3.59%) Ethernet
11 8 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (2.79%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (2.79%) LDAP
13 6 (2.39%) SNMP
13 6 (2.39%) Kerberos
13 6 (2.39%) FTP
13 6 (2.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (25.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.98%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.79%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.39%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.40%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.40%) MySQL
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.40%) Hudson
3 1 (0.40%) Ant
3 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 10 (3.98%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.79%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.99%) Back Office
4 3 (1.20%) Automotive
4 3 (1.20%) Advertising
5 2 (0.80%) Retail
5 2 (0.80%) Marketing
5 2 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 72 (28.69%) Analyst
2 32 (12.75%) Administrator
3 29 (11.55%) Systems Administrator
4 25 (9.96%) Support Engineer
4 25 (9.96%) Service Analyst
4 25 (9.96%) Service Desk Analyst
5 23 (9.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (9.16%) Consultant
5 23 (9.16%) IT Support
6 21 (8.37%) 2nd Line Support
7 20 (7.97%) Support Analyst
8 15 (5.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 15 (5.98%) Graduate
9 14 (5.58%) Help Desk Support
10 13 (5.18%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (3.98%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (3.98%) IT Support Engineer
11 10 (3.98%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 9 (3.59%) 1st Line Support
12 9 (3.59%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.79%) Web Services
1 7 (2.79%) J2EE
2 6 (2.39%) XML
2 6 (2.39%) SAML
3 4 (1.59%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.59%) SOAP
3 4 (1.59%) WCF
3 4 (1.59%) .NET
3 4 (1.59%) jQuery
4 3 (1.20%) LAMP
5 1 (0.40%) JSF
5 1 (0.40%) Dojo
5 1 (0.40%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.17%) Management Information System
1 18 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.38%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.59%) Open Source
4 8 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.59%) PDA
6 3 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.20%) FMCG
7 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.80%) Physics
7 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.40%) GIS
8 1 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 182 (72.51%) Windows
2 74 (29.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (19.52%) Linux
4 47 (18.73%) Windows 7
5 44 (17.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (7.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (7.57%) Windows 8
8 16 (6.37%) UNIX
9 15 (5.98%) Windows XP
10 12 (4.78%) Android
11 7 (2.79%) CentOS
11 7 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (2.39%) Debian
13 5 (1.99%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (1.20%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (26.29%) ITIL
2 22 (8.76%) Service Delivery
3 17 (6.77%) Project Management
4 16 (6.37%) Incident Management
5 12 (4.78%) Asset Management
6 11 (4.38%) Information Security
6 11 (4.38%) Network Management
7 9 (3.59%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (3.59%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (3.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (3.19%) Time Management
9 7 (2.79%) Software Engineering
9 7 (2.79%) Line Management
9 7 (2.79%) Identity Management
9 7 (2.79%) CRM
9 7 (2.79%) Configuration Management
10 6 (2.39%) UML
10 6 (2.39%) Information Security Management
10 6 (2.39%) Security Management
10 6 (2.39%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.95%) SQL
2 14 (5.58%) Perl
2 14 (5.58%) Python
3 8 (3.19%) C
4 6 (2.39%) Java
4 6 (2.39%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.99%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.99%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.99%) C#
6 4 (1.59%) C++
6 4 (1.59%) VBScript
7 3 (1.20%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.40%) VBA
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
8 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (13.94%) Degree
2 26 (10.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (7.17%) MCSE
4 17 (6.77%) MCITP
5 16 (6.37%) CISSP
6 12 (4.78%) MCSA
6 12 (4.78%) MCDST
7 10 (3.98%) SSCP
7 10 (3.98%) CISM
8 6 (2.39%) MCP
9 5 (1.99%) CCNA
9 5 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.99%) MCTS
10 4 (1.59%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.20%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.16%) SLA
2 10 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (3.98%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 36 (14.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (12.75%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.39%) XenApp
4 4 (1.59%) Terminal Server
4 4 (1.59%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.59%) vSphere
5 2 (0.80%) NFS
5 2 (0.80%) Firmware
5 2 (0.80%) Xen
5 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 22 (8.76%) SCCM
2 12 (4.78%) SCOM
3 9 (3.59%) Backup Exec
3 9 (3.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (1.99%) WSUS
5 4 (1.59%) ARCserve
6 3 (1.20%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.40%) SCSM
7 1 (0.40%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.40%) DameWare
7 1 (0.40%) MOM
7 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 130 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 78 (31.08%) VMware
3 51 (20.32%) Citrix
4 35 (13.94%) Cisco
5 24 (9.56%) HP
6 21 (8.37%) Oracle
7 9 (3.59%) EMC
7 9 (3.59%) Symantec
8 7 (2.79%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.79%) Dell
9 6 (2.39%) SAP
9 6 (2.39%) Mitel
9 6 (2.39%) 3PAR
9 6 (2.39%) Isilon
10 5 (1.99%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.99%) WatchGuard
10 5 (1.99%) Imperva
11 4 (1.59%) Apple
11 4 (1.59%) CA
12 3 (1.20%) Red Gate
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