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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 12 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +29
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.44% 12.05% 1.51%
As % of the System Software category 72.73% 100.00% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 3
Average salary £55,000 £100,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £40,000 £48,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £110,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.48% 12.05% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 9
Average salary £55,000 £85,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £82,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
3 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 14 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
5 12 (50.00%) Degree
5 12 (50.00%) SCCM
6 10 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 10 (41.67%) ITIL
6 10 (41.67%) SAN
6 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
7 9 (37.50%) Linux
7 9 (37.50%) Windows XP
7 9 (37.50%) Finance
7 9 (37.50%) Migration
8 8 (33.33%) MS Office
8 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 8 (33.33%) HP
8 8 (33.33%) EMC
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
9 7 (29.17%) MCITP
10 6 (25.00%) Altiris
10 6 (25.00%) SCOM
10 6 (25.00%) Replication
10 6 (25.00%) MCSE
10 6 (25.00%) AIX

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.67%) Lync
4 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Google Apps
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 4 (16.67%) NAS
3 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 3 (12.50%) Internet
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
6 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) SMS
6 1 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Publishing
2 3 (12.50%) Games
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) IT Support
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Junior IT Support
5 3 (12.50%) Junior
5 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Junior Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (25.00%) Replication
3 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) CMDB
3 3 (12.50%) iPad
4 2 (8.33%) CLARiiON
4 2 (8.33%) Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) Handset
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (25.00%) AIX
6 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
7 3 (12.50%) UNIX
7 3 (12.50%) Android
7 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (4.17%) Solaris
9 1 (4.17%) Debian
9 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
1 10 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (37.50%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Change Control
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) B2B
5 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (29.17%) MCITP
4 6 (25.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) SCCM
2 6 (25.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (4.17%) Puppet
4 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) HP
3 8 (33.33%) EMC
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Remedy
4 6 (25.00%) Altiris
4 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (12.50%) Google
5 3 (12.50%) NetApp
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) Symantec
6 2 (8.33%) IronPort
6 2 (8.33%) RightFax
6 2 (8.33%) MobileIron
7 1 (4.17%) Nokia