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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.90% 1.36% 2.89%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 14.81% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 8
Average salary £110,000 £56,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.55% -19.64%
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
8 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.20% 9.18% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 26
Average salary £110,000 £100,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Finance
3 16 (61.54%) Degree
4 15 (57.69%) DNS
5 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 12 (46.15%) DHCP
7 11 (42.31%) Solaris
7 11 (42.31%) Linux
7 11 (42.31%) Cisco
8 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
9 8 (30.77%) HP
9 8 (30.77%) Service Management
9 8 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (30.77%) Replication
9 8 (30.77%) Capacity Management
10 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
10 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
10 7 (26.92%) MS Office
11 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
11 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
11 5 (19.23%) VMware
11 5 (19.23%) Migration
11 5 (19.23%) WAN
12 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 4 (15.38%) VPN
12 4 (15.38%) Citrix
12 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 3 (11.54%) Avaya
13 3 (11.54%) Internet

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) Lync
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) DNS
2 12 (46.15%) DHCP
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (15.38%) VPN
5 3 (11.54%) VoIP
5 3 (11.54%) Internet
5 3 (11.54%) OSPF
5 3 (11.54%) BGP
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall
5 3 (11.54%) tcpdump
5 3 (11.54%) HSRP
5 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
6 2 (7.69%) SAN
6 2 (7.69%) NAS
6 2 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Head of Operations
2 3 (11.54%) Architect
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
2 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) IT Support
4 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (30.77%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Solaris
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Service Management
1 8 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (30.77%) Capacity Management
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
3 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Line Management
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) MetaFrame
2 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Avaya
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas
6 1 (3.85%) Reuters
6 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Dell