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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 42 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 109 106 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.03% 4.33% 5.67%
As % of the System Software category 51.42% 50.00% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 100 96 116
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,300 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.39%
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
212 212 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.78% 8.65% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 169 181 215
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -1 65 £37,500 +8.69% 9
Peterborough +3 14 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Huntingdon +9 10 £22,500 -52.63%
St Neots - 2 £33,750 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 166 (70.94%) Windows
2 97 (41.45%) VMware
3 89 (38.03%) Microsoft
4 70 (29.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (29.06%) MS Exchange
6 65 (27.78%) ITIL
7 56 (23.93%) Firewall
8 54 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (22.65%) SQL Server
10 49 (20.94%) WAN
10 49 (20.94%) VMware Infrastructure
11 48 (20.51%) LAN
12 44 (18.80%) SAN
13 43 (18.38%) Linux
14 40 (17.09%) Windows 7
15 39 (16.67%) Citrix
16 38 (16.24%) Cisco
17 36 (15.38%) MS Excel
17 36 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
18 34 (14.53%) Hyper-V
19 33 (14.10%) SQL
19 33 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
20 31 (13.25%) SharePoint
20 31 (13.25%) VPN
21 30 (12.82%) Management Information System
21 30 (12.82%) Wireless
22 29 (12.39%) Project Management
22 29 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
22 29 (12.39%) TCP/IP
23 28 (11.97%) DNS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 68 (29.06%) MS Exchange
2 36 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (13.25%) SharePoint
4 26 (11.11%) IIS
5 18 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (5.56%) Tomcat
8 12 (5.13%) Apache
9 9 (3.85%) Lync
10 7 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Portal
14 2 (0.85%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.85%) ArcGIS
15 1 (0.43%) Zope
15 1 (0.43%) Plone
15 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 26 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.85%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.14%) Tridion
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.97%) Office 365
2 6 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.43%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 56 (23.93%) Firewall
2 49 (20.94%) WAN
3 48 (20.51%) LAN
4 44 (18.80%) SAN
5 31 (13.25%) VPN
6 30 (12.82%) Wireless
7 29 (12.39%) TCP/IP
8 28 (11.97%) DNS
9 24 (10.26%) DHCP
10 15 (6.41%) LDAP
11 12 (5.13%) VLAN
12 7 (2.99%) VoIP
12 7 (2.99%) Ethernet
12 7 (2.99%) MPLS
13 5 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (2.14%) NAS
14 4 (1.71%) Network Security
14 4 (1.71%) SSL
15 3 (1.28%) NetScaler
16 2 (0.85%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.99%) QlikView
3 6 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.85%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.85%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.14%) Finance
3 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.85%) Retail
4 2 (0.85%) Marketing
4 2 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (28.21%) Analyst
2 30 (12.82%) Support Analyst
2 30 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (10.68%) Administrator
4 23 (9.83%) Consultant
5 20 (8.55%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (8.12%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (7.26%) Technical Support
8 14 (5.98%) Support Engineer
8 14 (5.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 11 (4.70%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (4.70%) Service Analyst
9 11 (4.70%) IT Support
10 9 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
11 7 (2.99%) Security Analyst
11 7 (2.99%) Help Desk Support
11 7 (2.99%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (2.99%) IT Security Analyst
12 6 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.42%) XML
2 7 (2.99%) Web Services
3 4 (1.71%) WCF
3 4 (1.71%) jQuery
3 4 (1.71%) .NET
3 4 (1.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.71%) SOAP
4 3 (1.28%) LAMP
5 2 (0.85%) JSF
5 2 (0.85%) J2EE
5 2 (0.85%) GWT
5 2 (0.85%) Dojo
6 1 (0.43%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 16 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.70%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.99%) User Experience
6 5 (2.14%) HP Storage
7 2 (0.85%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.85%) GIS
7 2 (0.85%) FMCG
8 1 (0.43%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.43%) Replication
8 1 (0.43%) PKI
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 166 (70.94%) Windows
2 70 (29.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (18.38%) Linux
5 40 (17.09%) Windows 7
6 29 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (7.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (6.84%) Debian
9 9 (3.85%) UNIX
9 9 (3.85%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.14%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.28%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.28%) Android
11 3 (1.28%) CentOS
11 3 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.85%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.43%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (27.78%) ITIL
2 29 (12.39%) Project Management
3 18 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (6.84%) Information Security
5 15 (6.41%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (5.98%) Line Management
7 11 (4.70%) Network Management
7 11 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (4.27%) Migration
9 8 (3.42%) Incident Management
9 8 (3.42%) CRM
9 8 (3.42%) Data Modelling
9 8 (3.42%) Configuration Management
10 7 (2.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (2.99%) Data Analysis
10 7 (2.99%) Software Engineering
11 6 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (2.56%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.14%) Server Building
12 5 (2.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (14.10%) SQL
2 14 (5.98%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.70%) VBScript
3 11 (4.70%) Python
3 11 (4.70%) Perl
4 7 (2.99%) VB
5 6 (2.56%) C
5 6 (2.56%) C#
5 6 (2.56%) Java
5 6 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.85%) C++
6 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.85%) VBA
6 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (11.97%) Degree
3 24 (10.26%) MCSE
4 16 (6.84%) CISSP
4 16 (6.84%) CISM
5 15 (6.41%) MCITP
6 13 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (5.13%) SSCP
8 10 (4.27%) CCNA
9 9 (3.85%) MCP
10 6 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.56%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.56%) Security Cleared
11 5 (2.14%) MCSA
11 5 (2.14%) CCNP
12 4 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.71%) CISA
13 3 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.56%) SLA
1 13 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.71%) COBIT
4 2 (0.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 49 (20.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (14.53%) Hyper-V
3 15 (6.41%) vSphere
4 6 (2.56%) XenApp
5 5 (2.14%) Terminal Server
5 5 (2.14%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.28%) XenServer
7 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.43%) Xen
7 1 (0.43%) Firmware
7 1 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (5.56%) SCCM
2 6 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.71%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (1.71%) ARCserve
4 2 (0.85%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.85%) SCOM
5 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.43%) WSUS
5 1 (0.43%) MOM
5 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.43%) SCSM
Vendors
1 97 (41.45%) VMware
2 89 (38.03%) Microsoft
3 39 (16.67%) Citrix
4 38 (16.24%) Cisco
5 28 (11.97%) HP
6 25 (10.68%) Oracle
7 12 (5.13%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.42%) 3PAR
9 7 (2.99%) Apple
10 6 (2.56%) Rackspace
10 6 (2.56%) Juniper
11 5 (2.14%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.14%) NetApp
12 4 (1.71%) Mitel
12 4 (1.71%) F5
12 4 (1.71%) WatchGuard
12 4 (1.71%) Imperva
12 4 (1.71%) EMC
12 4 (1.71%) CA
12 4 (1.71%) SAP
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