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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 137 104 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.63% 4.64% 4.85%
As % of the System Software category 54.58% 48.83% 61.97%
Number of salaries quoted 113 89 119
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
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
251 213 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.32% 9.50% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 213 166 187
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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 +20 110 £30,000 -5.00% 10
Peterborough -3 9 £41,000 +13.10% 2
Huntingdon -6 5 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Ely - 3 £47,500 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

1 174 (71.90%) Windows
2 145 (59.92%) Microsoft
3 94 (38.84%) VMware
4 77 (31.82%) Linux
5 69 (28.51%) MS Office
5 69 (28.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (26.86%) MS Exchange
7 64 (26.45%) MS Excel
8 61 (25.21%) ITIL
9 60 (24.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 53 (21.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 52 (21.49%) SQL
12 47 (19.42%) SQL Server
13 45 (18.60%) Firewall
14 43 (17.77%) DNS
15 42 (17.36%) Windows 7
16 39 (16.12%) Cisco
17 38 (15.70%) TCP/IP
17 38 (15.70%) Degree
18 37 (15.29%) Citrix
19 36 (14.88%) SCCM
20 35 (14.46%) Hyper-V
21 34 (14.05%) SharePoint
22 33 (13.64%) Oracle
23 31 (12.81%) DHCP
24 30 (12.40%) LAN
25 28 (11.57%) Blackberry
26 26 (10.74%) Oracle Database
27 25 (10.33%) WAN
27 25 (10.33%) Migration

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 65 (26.86%) MS Exchange
2 34 (14.05%) SharePoint
3 24 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (7.85%) Apache
5 13 (5.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (4.55%) Lync
7 10 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (4.13%) IIS
8 8 (3.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (2.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 4 (1.65%) JOnAS
12 3 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.24%) ArcGIS
12 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.41%) CMS
14 1 (0.41%) Documentum
Applications
1 69 (28.51%) MS Office
2 64 (26.45%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (6.20%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.65%) SunGard APT
2 4 (1.65%) FastVal
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.61%) Office 365
2 8 (3.31%) SaaS
3 7 (2.89%) PaaS
3 7 (2.89%) IaaS
3 7 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 45 (18.60%) Firewall
2 43 (17.77%) DNS
3 38 (15.70%) TCP/IP
4 31 (12.81%) DHCP
5 30 (12.40%) LAN
6 25 (10.33%) WAN
7 23 (9.50%) SAN
8 15 (6.20%) VoIP
9 11 (4.55%) VPN
9 11 (4.55%) Network Security
10 8 (3.31%) Kerberos
11 7 (2.89%) Internet
12 6 (2.48%) LDAP
12 6 (2.48%) NAS
13 4 (1.65%) VLAN
13 4 (1.65%) Wireless
13 4 (1.65%) HTTP
14 2 (0.83%) MPLS
14 2 (0.83%) SSL
14 2 (0.83%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.74%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.31%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.31%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.07%) Big Data
7 4 (1.65%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.83%) Text Mining
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.83%) MS Access
9 2 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.41%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.41%) Hudson
General
1 21 (8.68%) Finance
2 17 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.89%) Electronics
4 7 (2.89%) Military
5 5 (2.07%) Legal
6 3 (1.24%) Banking
7 2 (0.83%) Retail
7 2 (0.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (23.14%) Analyst
1 56 (23.14%) Administrator
2 36 (14.88%) Systems Administrator
3 34 (14.05%) Support Engineer
4 25 (10.33%) IT Support
5 23 (9.50%) Support Analyst
6 20 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (7.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 18 (7.44%) Linux Administrator
8 15 (6.20%) Architect
9 14 (5.79%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) Service Analyst
11 11 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (4.13%) IT Administrator
12 10 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support
13 9 (3.72%) Consultant
13 9 (3.72%) IT Support Analyst
13 9 (3.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 8 (3.31%) Help Desk Administrator
14 8 (3.31%) Enterprise Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.96%) J2EE
2 9 (3.72%) SAML
3 8 (3.31%) .NET
4 3 (1.24%) HTML
4 3 (1.24%) CSS
4 3 (1.24%) Middleware
4 3 (1.24%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.83%) Web Services
5 2 (0.83%) XML
6 1 (0.41%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.41%) COM
6 1 (0.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.57%) Blackberry
2 19 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.61%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.37%) PKI
5 8 (3.31%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.31%) Physics
6 7 (2.89%) Open Source
7 6 (2.48%) EqualLogic
7 6 (2.48%) Clustering
7 6 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.48%) Chip and PIN
8 5 (2.07%) Firmware
9 4 (1.65%) Grid Computing
9 4 (1.65%) iPhone
10 3 (1.24%) Statistics
10 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.24%) Replication
11 2 (0.83%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.41%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 174 (71.90%) Windows
2 77 (31.82%) Linux
3 69 (28.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (21.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (17.36%) Windows 7
6 22 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 21 (8.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (6.61%) CentOS
10 11 (4.55%) Windows 8
11 8 (3.31%) Apple iOS
11 8 (3.31%) Android
12 7 (2.89%) Windows Phone
13 5 (2.07%) UNIX
13 5 (2.07%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.41%) Debian
15 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (25.21%) ITIL
2 25 (10.33%) Migration
3 20 (8.26%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (7.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (7.44%) ERP
6 15 (6.20%) Incident Management
7 13 (5.37%) Asset Management
7 13 (5.37%) Data Analysis
8 12 (4.96%) Identity Management
9 10 (4.13%) Service Delivery
9 10 (4.13%) Line Management
10 9 (3.72%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (3.31%) TOGAF
11 8 (3.31%) Load Balancing
11 8 (3.31%) UML
11 8 (3.31%) BPMN
12 7 (2.89%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (2.48%) Time Management
14 5 (2.07%) E-Commerce
14 5 (2.07%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (21.49%) SQL
2 19 (7.85%) T-SQL
2 19 (7.85%) PowerShell
3 18 (7.44%) Perl
4 14 (5.79%) Python
5 12 (4.96%) C#
6 5 (2.07%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.65%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.65%) Java
8 3 (1.24%) VBA
9 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.83%) PHP
10 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.41%) VBScript
10 1 (0.41%) VB
10 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.41%) XQuery
10 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (15.70%) Degree
2 24 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (7.44%) RHCE
4 15 (6.20%) MCSE
5 13 (5.37%) OCP
5 13 (5.37%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (4.96%) MCP
7 11 (4.55%) MCSA
8 9 (3.72%) CISSP
9 8 (3.31%) MCITP
10 5 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.65%) CCNA
11 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.24%) MOS
12 3 (1.24%) MCTS
12 3 (1.24%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.02%) SLA
2 4 (1.65%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.24%) QA
4 2 (0.83%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.83%) GAMP
4 2 (0.83%) GCP
4 2 (0.83%) GMP
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (24.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (14.46%) Hyper-V
3 15 (6.20%) vSphere
4 14 (5.79%) VMware ESX
5 13 (5.37%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (2.48%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.65%) XenApp
8 3 (1.24%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.41%) XenServer
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (14.88%) SCCM
2 15 (6.20%) SCOM
3 13 (5.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (5.37%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (2.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.65%) Puppet
6 3 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.24%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 145 (59.92%) Microsoft
2 94 (38.84%) VMware
3 39 (16.12%) Cisco
4 37 (15.29%) Citrix
5 33 (13.64%) Oracle
6 23 (9.50%) SAP
7 22 (9.09%) HP
8 19 (7.85%) Red Hat
9 16 (6.61%) Dell
10 13 (5.37%) EMC
11 11 (4.55%) Apple
12 8 (3.31%) NetApp
12 8 (3.31%) Red Gate
12 8 (3.31%) Symantec
13 5 (2.07%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.65%) SunGard
14 4 (1.65%) Intel
14 4 (1.65%) Mitel
15 3 (1.24%) Remedy
15 3 (1.24%) Sybase
Cambridgeshire
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chatteris, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + great opportunity
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Very competitive package
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago