The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 36 54
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 18.39% 4.33% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 94.12% 48.15% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 2
Average salary £58,750 £85,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.88% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £78,000 £70,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £85,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

System Software Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.54% 9.00% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 8
Average salary £58,750 £85,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.88% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £78,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £75,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Canary Wharf region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Windows 7
3 19 (82.61%) Degree
3 19 (82.61%) MS Office
3 19 (82.61%) MS Excel
4 16 (69.57%) Windows XP
5 15 (65.22%) Migration
6 14 (60.87%) Finance
6 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
7 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
7 13 (56.52%) Service Management
7 13 (56.52%) Computer Science
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) ITIL
10 4 (17.39%) Internet
10 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
10 4 (17.39%) Linux
10 4 (17.39%) B2B
10 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
10 4 (17.39%) CMDB
10 4 (17.39%) Publishing
10 4 (17.39%) Games
10 4 (17.39%) Google
10 4 (17.39%) iPad
10 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
10 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
10 4 (17.39%) Google Apps
10 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
10 4 (17.39%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (13.04%) SCCM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (82.61%) MS Office
1 19 (82.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Publishing
2 4 (17.39%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Junior
2 4 (17.39%) IT Support
2 4 (17.39%) Junior IT Support
2 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Junior Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) CMDB
2 4 (17.39%) iPad
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Windows 7
3 16 (69.57%) Windows XP
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Migration
2 13 (56.52%) Service Management
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 4 (17.39%) B2B
4 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
4 4 (17.39%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix