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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.92% 4.67% 2.48%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 77.78% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 4
Average salary £27,000 £110,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-75.45% +120.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
9 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.88% 6.00% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 20
Average salary £26,500 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.23% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £56,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 2 September 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
4 12 (70.59%) SAN
5 11 (64.71%) VMware
6 10 (58.82%) HP
6 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (52.94%) EMC
7 9 (52.94%) DNS
7 9 (52.94%) ITIL
8 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (41.18%) Lync
9 7 (41.18%) Linux
9 7 (41.18%) Citrix
9 7 (41.18%) SLA
10 6 (35.29%) Cisco
10 6 (35.29%) Symantec
10 6 (35.29%) Remedy
10 6 (35.29%) AIX
10 6 (35.29%) MS Office
10 6 (35.29%) Finance
10 6 (35.29%) Altiris
10 6 (35.29%) SCCM
10 6 (35.29%) NAS
10 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
11 5 (29.41%) Android
11 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
11 5 (29.41%) Office 365
11 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (82.35%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) Lync
3 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) SAN
2 9 (52.94%) DNS
3 6 (35.29%) NAS
4 5 (29.41%) DHCP
5 4 (23.53%) Unified Communications
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 2 (11.76%) Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) Skype
8 1 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (5.88%) Internet
8 1 (5.88%) SMS
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) IT Support
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Junior IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (17.65%) CLARiiON
3 3 (17.65%) Clustering
4 2 (11.76%) Handset
4 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (5.88%) iPad
5 1 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (5.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) AIX
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
4 5 (29.41%) Android
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) UNIX
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
6 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.88%) Debian
7 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) B2B
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.76%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 10 (58.82%) HP
4 9 (52.94%) EMC
5 7 (41.18%) Citrix
6 6 (35.29%) Symantec
6 6 (35.29%) Remedy
6 6 (35.29%) Altiris
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) NetApp
8 3 (17.65%) RightFax
8 3 (17.65%) MobileIron
8 3 (17.65%) IronPort
9 2 (11.76%) Nokia
9 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
9 2 (11.76%) McAfee
9 2 (11.76%) Avaya
9 2 (11.76%) Juniper
10 1 (5.88%) Postini
10 1 (5.88%) Proofpoint