The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 409 813 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.88% 7.78% 6.39%
As % of the System Software category 50.56% 62.97% 67.34%
Number of salaries quoted 369 707 753
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +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 City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
809 1291 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.62% 12.36% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 732 1111 1104
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,800 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in the City of London

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in the City of London

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 648 (79.12%) Windows
2 447 (54.58%) Microsoft
3 356 (43.47%) VMware
4 343 (41.88%) Windows Server
5 251 (30.65%) MS Exchange
6 245 (29.91%) MS Excel
7 238 (29.06%) ITIL
8 235 (28.69%) Citrix
9 222 (27.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 221 (26.98%) Finance
11 206 (25.15%) MS Office
12 193 (23.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 191 (23.32%) Windows 7
14 186 (22.71%) VMware Infrastructure
15 182 (22.22%) DNS
16 160 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification
17 159 (19.41%) Cisco
17 159 (19.41%) SCCM
18 143 (17.46%) SQL Server
19 118 (14.41%) Linux
20 117 (14.29%) Firewall
21 116 (14.16%) DHCP
22 109 (13.31%) LAN
22 109 (13.31%) PowerShell
23 104 (12.70%) SQL
24 103 (12.58%) WAN
25 100 (12.21%) Blackberry
25 100 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2010
26 99 (12.09%) Office 365
27 94 (11.48%) MCSE

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 251 (30.65%) MS Exchange
2 100 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 79 (9.65%) IIS
4 77 (9.40%) SharePoint
5 63 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 54 (6.59%) Skype for Business
7 52 (6.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 35 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 26 (3.17%) Apache
10 22 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 19 (2.32%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (1.83%) Tomcat
13 14 (1.71%) Office Communications Server
14 13 (1.59%) Node.js
15 11 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (0.85%) IBM Notes
17 6 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
17 6 (0.73%) WebSphere
18 4 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
19 3 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 245 (29.91%) MS Excel
2 206 (25.15%) MS Office
3 21 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.73%) MS Project
6 4 (0.49%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.24%) Eikon
3 2 (0.24%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) assyst
4 1 (0.12%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 99 (12.09%) Office 365
2 60 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (2.56%) SaaS
5 15 (1.83%) IaaS
6 14 (1.71%) GitHub
6 14 (1.71%) Mimecast
7 11 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (1.22%) PaaS
9 9 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.98%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.98%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.49%) Datadog
12 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.24%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 182 (22.22%) DNS
2 117 (14.29%) Firewall
3 116 (14.16%) DHCP
4 109 (13.31%) LAN
5 103 (12.58%) WAN
6 92 (11.23%) SAN
7 89 (10.87%) TCP/IP
8 81 (9.89%) VPN
9 51 (6.23%) VoIP
10 34 (4.15%) Cisco ASA
11 31 (3.79%) IP Telephony
12 26 (3.17%) LDAP
12 26 (3.17%) NetScaler
13 19 (2.32%) NAS
13 19 (2.32%) Wireless
14 18 (2.20%) Skype
15 17 (2.08%) Internet
15 17 (2.08%) iSCSI
15 17 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
16 16 (1.95%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (3.91%) MySQL
4 26 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (1.71%) NoSQL
7 14 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.37%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.37%) GIS
11 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.12%) DB2
12 1 (0.12%) IDOL
12 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.12%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 24 (2.93%) Git (software)
2 22 (2.69%) Jenkins
3 12 (1.47%) ProC
4 11 (1.34%) Cucumber
4 11 (1.34%) Jasmine
4 11 (1.34%) JUnit
5 7 (0.85%) JIRA
6 6 (0.73%) GitLab
6 6 (0.73%) Subversion
7 5 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.24%) Ant
9 2 (0.24%) GCC
9 2 (0.24%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.12%) WinDbg
General
1 221 (26.98%) Finance
2 76 (9.28%) Banking
3 71 (8.67%) Law
4 45 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.54%) Legal
6 24 (2.93%) Investment Banking
7 23 (2.81%) Financial Institution
7 23 (2.81%) Publishing
8 18 (2.20%) Back Office
9 12 (1.47%) Retail
10 8 (0.98%) Advertising
10 8 (0.98%) Games
10 8 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.98%) Marketing
11 5 (0.61%) Front Office
12 3 (0.37%) French Language
12 3 (0.37%) German Language
13 2 (0.24%) Electronics
13 2 (0.24%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.12%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 204 (24.91%) Analyst
2 111 (13.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 108 (13.19%) Support Analyst
4 102 (12.45%) Support Engineer
5 87 (10.62%) Service Analyst
6 83 (10.13%) Service Desk Analyst
7 72 (8.79%) IT Support
8 66 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
8 66 (8.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 66 (8.06%) Desktop Support
9 62 (7.57%) Windows Engineer
10 54 (6.59%) Administrator
10 54 (6.59%) Service Desk Support
11 49 (5.98%) IT Analyst
12 46 (5.62%) Service Desk Support Analyst
13 41 (5.01%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 40 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
15 38 (4.64%) Citrix Engineer
15 38 (4.64%) IT Engineer
15 38 (4.64%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.83%) LAMP
1 15 (1.83%) Middleware
1 15 (1.83%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (1.71%) HTML
2 14 (1.71%) JSON
3 13 (1.59%) CSS
3 13 (1.59%) HTML5
3 13 (1.59%) jQuery
4 12 (1.47%) CSS3
5 11 (1.34%) AngularJS
5 11 (1.34%) Backbone.js
5 11 (1.34%) HATEOAS
5 11 (1.34%) LESS
5 11 (1.34%) REST
5 11 (1.34%) Sass
5 11 (1.34%) Spring
5 11 (1.34%) Spring Boot
5 11 (1.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (1.34%) Web Services
5 11 (1.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 100 (12.21%) Blackberry
2 77 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (6.47%) Data Centre
4 41 (5.01%) iPhone
5 40 (4.88%) Clustering
6 34 (4.15%) Hedge funds
7 33 (4.03%) Video Conferencing
8 30 (3.66%) Management Information System
8 30 (3.66%) Replication
9 25 (3.05%) Fat Client
9 25 (3.05%) Thin Client
10 23 (2.81%) Computer Science
11 20 (2.44%) iPad
12 17 (2.08%) PKI
13 12 (1.47%) Private Cloud
14 8 (0.98%) EMC VNX
14 8 (0.98%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.85%) Driving Licence
16 6 (0.73%) Visualisation
17 5 (0.61%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 648 (79.12%) Windows
2 343 (41.88%) Windows Server
3 222 (27.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 193 (23.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 191 (23.32%) Windows 7
6 118 (14.41%) Linux
7 68 (8.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 62 (7.57%) Windows 8
9 32 (3.91%) Android
10 29 (3.54%) Unix
11 26 (3.17%) Windows 10
12 25 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (2.93%) Windows XP
14 21 (2.56%) CentOS
15 15 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
16 12 (1.47%) Debian
17 11 (1.34%) Apple iOS
17 11 (1.34%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.98%) Mac OS X
19 7 (0.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (29.06%) ITIL
2 72 (8.79%) Change Management
3 68 (8.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 49 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (5.74%) Incident Management
6 41 (5.01%) Service Management
7 39 (4.76%) Migration
7 39 (4.76%) Problem Management
8 36 (4.40%) ITIL V3
8 36 (4.40%) Project Management
8 36 (4.40%) Workflow
9 35 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
9 35 (4.27%) Service Delivery
10 33 (4.03%) Patch Management
11 32 (3.91%) CRM
12 31 (3.79%) Time Management
13 30 (3.66%) Configuration Management
13 30 (3.66%) Mentoring
14 29 (3.54%) PRINCE2
15 28 (3.42%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 109 (13.31%) PowerShell
2 104 (12.70%) SQL
3 30 (3.66%) Bash Shell
4 23 (2.81%) PHP
5 21 (2.56%) Python
6 20 (2.44%) Java
7 19 (2.32%) Perl
8 17 (2.08%) JavaScript
8 17 (2.08%) Ruby
9 16 (1.95%) VB
10 15 (1.83%) C
11 12 (1.47%) Shell Script
11 12 (1.47%) VBScript
12 6 (0.73%) C#
13 4 (0.49%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.24%) Groovy
15 1 (0.12%) AWK
15 1 (0.12%) sed
15 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 160 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (11.48%) MCSE
3 67 (8.18%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (7.45%) MCSA
5 59 (7.20%) Degree
6 52 (6.35%) CCNA
7 43 (5.25%) Citrix Certification
7 43 (5.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (4.27%) MCP
9 32 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (3.54%) MCITP
11 24 (2.93%) CCA
12 22 (2.69%) CCNP
13 14 (1.71%) MCDST
13 14 (1.71%) MCTS
14 13 (1.59%) Security Cleared
15 8 (0.98%) RHCE
15 8 (0.98%) SC Cleared
16 7 (0.85%) IIBA
16 7 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.79%) SLA
2 14 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.98%) QA
5 2 (0.24%) ISO15022
5 2 (0.24%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 186 (22.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (10.62%) XenApp
3 82 (10.01%) Hyper-V
4 68 (8.30%) XenDesktop
5 54 (6.59%) vSphere
6 38 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
7 26 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 26 (3.17%) VMware ESX
8 19 (2.32%) XenServer
9 17 (2.08%) Docker
10 13 (1.59%) Terminal Server
11 10 (1.22%) NFS
11 10 (1.22%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (0.73%) Corosync
13 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.73%) vCloud
13 6 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (0.73%) Xen
14 4 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 159 (19.41%) SCCM
2 62 (7.57%) SCOM
3 32 (3.91%) Puppet
4 21 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 17 (2.08%) WSUS
6 15 (1.83%) Nagios
6 15 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 14 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 13 (1.59%) SCOrch
9 12 (1.47%) Backup Exec
10 11 (1.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 10 (1.22%) Cacti
12 9 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (0.85%) Ansible
13 7 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 6 (0.73%) EdgeSight
14 6 (0.73%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.73%) Pacemaker
14 6 (0.73%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 447 (54.58%) Microsoft
2 356 (43.47%) VMware
3 235 (28.69%) Citrix
4 159 (19.41%) Cisco
5 51 (6.23%) HP
6 38 (4.64%) NetApp
6 38 (4.64%) Red Hat
7 32 (3.91%) Dell
8 29 (3.54%) Symantec
9 22 (2.69%) Veeam
10 21 (2.56%) EMC
11 19 (2.32%) Bloomberg
12 14 (1.71%) Mitel
12 14 (1.71%) Oracle
13 13 (1.59%) AppSense
13 13 (1.59%) iManage
13 13 (1.59%) Intel Security
14 12 (1.47%) SolarWinds
15 11 (1.34%) Remedy
16 10 (1.22%) Wyse
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 35 minutes ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Free Travel
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Incisive
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 24 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27255.00 - £28635.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago