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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.81% 2.65% 4.04%
As % of the System Software category 81.82% 25.00% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 14
Average salary £110,000 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+120.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
11 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.10% 10.58% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 30
Average salary £65,000 £58,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% -21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £75,000 £110,000
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 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 22 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 28 (71.79%) Finance
2 24 (61.54%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) Solaris
2 24 (61.54%) Linux
3 21 (53.85%) Cisco
4 19 (48.72%) DNS
5 18 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (41.03%) DHCP
7 15 (38.46%) Degree
8 14 (35.90%) VMware
9 12 (30.77%) Replication
9 12 (30.77%) Management Information System
9 12 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (30.77%) Oracle
9 12 (30.77%) UNIX
9 12 (30.77%) HP
9 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
9 12 (30.77%) Data Architecture
9 12 (30.77%) Oracle Linux
9 12 (30.77%) Capacity Management
10 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Storage
10 11 (28.21%) Oracle Exadata
10 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
10 11 (28.21%) Oracle Fusion
10 11 (28.21%) NAS
10 11 (28.21%) SAN
10 11 (28.21%) Middleware
10 11 (28.21%) Firewall
11 9 (23.08%) Microsoft

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) Lync
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) DNS
2 16 (41.03%) DHCP
3 11 (28.21%) NAS
3 11 (28.21%) SAN
3 11 (28.21%) Firewall
4 7 (17.95%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (12.82%) WAN
6 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 3 (7.69%) VoIP
7 3 (7.69%) OSPF
7 3 (7.69%) BGP
7 3 (7.69%) Internet
7 3 (7.69%) HSRP
7 3 (7.69%) tcpdump
7 3 (7.69%) Wireshark
8 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
8 2 (5.13%) LAN
9 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle Exadata
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
General
1 28 (71.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Infrastructure Architect
1 12 (30.77%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Head of Operations
3 7 (17.95%) Support Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) IT Support
4 6 (15.38%) Team Leader
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle Fusion
1 11 (28.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Replication
1 12 (30.77%) Management Information System
1 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (15.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Windows
1 24 (61.54%) Solaris
1 24 (61.54%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) UNIX
2 12 (30.77%) Oracle Linux
3 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (30.77%) Data Architecture
2 12 (30.77%) Capacity Management
3 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 6 (15.38%) Migration
3 6 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 5 (12.82%) Software Architecture
4 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.82%) Project Management
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
5 3 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCDST
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) MetaFrame
2 6 (15.38%) Terminal Services
3 5 (12.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 6 (15.38%) WSUS
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco
2 14 (35.90%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) Oracle
3 12 (30.77%) HP
4 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.08%) Citrix
5 6 (15.38%) Dell
5 6 (15.38%) Reuters
5 6 (15.38%) Bloomberg
5 6 (15.38%) Symantec
5 6 (15.38%) Veritas
6 3 (7.69%) Avaya
7 1 (2.56%) Altiris