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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 300 429 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.65% 6.21% 7.91%
As % of the System Software category 48.08% 56.01% 63.26%
Number of salaries quoted 275 380 788
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median 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 City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
624 766 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.74% 11.09% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 560 672 1232
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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.

1 542 (83.26%) Windows
2 341 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 296 (45.47%) Windows Server
4 253 (38.86%) VMware
5 229 (35.18%) Citrix
6 188 (28.88%) Finance
7 183 (28.11%) MS Exchange
8 174 (26.73%) ITIL
9 162 (24.88%) MS Office
10 158 (24.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 156 (23.96%) Cisco
12 154 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
13 150 (23.04%) DNS
14 143 (21.97%) Windows 7
14 143 (21.97%) Windows Server 2012
15 142 (21.81%) PowerShell
16 141 (21.66%) SQL Server
17 134 (20.58%) Office 365
18 130 (19.97%) Firewall
19 128 (19.66%) SCCM
20 121 (18.59%) Linux
21 120 (18.43%) Microsoft Certification
22 117 (17.97%) DHCP
23 116 (17.82%) SQL
24 104 (15.98%) TCP/IP
25 92 (14.13%) SAN
25 92 (14.13%) MS Excel
26 91 (13.98%) LAN
27 89 (13.67%) Microsoft Azure
28 83 (12.75%) 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
1 183 (28.11%) MS Exchange
2 74 (11.37%) IIS
3 68 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 62 (9.52%) Skype for Business
5 58 (8.91%) SharePoint
6 47 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (5.38%) Apache
8 26 (3.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 25 (3.84%) Tomcat
10 22 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2007
11 15 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (2.15%) JBoss
13 13 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.77%) CMS
17 4 (0.61%) Confluence
17 4 (0.61%) IBM Notes
18 3 (0.46%) Alfresco
Applications
1 162 (24.88%) MS Office
2 92 (14.13%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.92%) Eikon
3 3 (0.46%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.31%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.15%) Bankmaster
5 1 (0.15%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 134 (20.58%) Office 365
2 89 (13.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (3.99%) Azure Active Directory
5 23 (3.53%) SaaS
6 18 (2.76%) PaaS
7 15 (2.30%) IaaS
8 13 (2.00%) Mimecast
9 6 (0.92%) G Suite
10 5 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 5 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.46%) Dropbox
11 3 (0.46%) GitHub
12 2 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.31%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 150 (23.04%) DNS
2 130 (19.97%) Firewall
3 117 (17.97%) DHCP
4 104 (15.98%) TCP/IP
5 92 (14.13%) SAN
6 91 (13.98%) LAN
7 82 (12.60%) VPN
8 77 (11.83%) WAN
9 57 (8.76%) VoIP
10 41 (6.30%) Skype
11 27 (4.15%) VLAN
12 26 (3.99%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (2.92%) Internet
13 19 (2.92%) IP Telephony
14 17 (2.61%) Wireless
15 16 (2.46%) LDAP
16 14 (2.15%) SSL
17 13 (2.00%) MPLS
18 12 (1.84%) Cisco IOS
18 12 (1.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (21.66%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.38%) MySQL
7 8 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.46%) Big Data
10 3 (0.46%) FileMaker
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.31%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (1.69%) JIRA
2 7 (1.08%) MSI
3 5 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.46%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.46%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.31%) NUnit
6 2 (0.31%) Selenium
6 2 (0.31%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.15%) Subversion
7 1 (0.15%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 188 (28.88%) Finance
2 51 (7.83%) Banking
3 44 (6.76%) Law
4 37 (5.68%) Legal
5 18 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.46%) Retail
7 9 (1.38%) Advertising
7 9 (1.38%) Back Office
7 9 (1.38%) Turkish Language
8 8 (1.23%) Publishing
9 7 (1.08%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.08%) Marketing
10 5 (0.77%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.77%) Front Office
11 3 (0.46%) Games
12 2 (0.31%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 170 (26.11%) Analyst
2 99 (15.21%) Support Engineer
3 87 (13.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 86 (13.21%) Support Analyst
5 77 (11.83%) IT Support
6 69 (10.60%) Desktop Support
7 60 (9.22%) Service Analyst
8 55 (8.45%) Service Desk Analyst
9 48 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support
10 46 (7.07%) 2nd Line Support
11 45 (6.91%) Desktop Engineer
11 45 (6.91%) Windows Engineer
12 42 (6.45%) Administrator
12 42 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 38 (5.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 37 (5.68%) Infrastructure Support
15 36 (5.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 36 (5.53%) Systems Administrator
16 33 (5.07%) IT Analyst
17 31 (4.76%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.30%) Web Services
2 13 (2.00%) Middleware
3 10 (1.54%) .NET
4 9 (1.38%) 802.1X
4 9 (1.38%) HTML
5 8 (1.23%) XMPP
6 6 (0.92%) XML
7 5 (0.77%) Django
7 5 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (0.77%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (0.61%) SAML
9 3 (0.46%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.31%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (0.31%) CSS
10 2 (0.31%) jQuery
10 2 (0.31%) LINQ
10 2 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.30%) Blackberry
2 37 (5.68%) Data Centre
2 37 (5.68%) Video Conferencing
3 36 (5.53%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.84%) iPhone
4 25 (3.84%) Management Information System
5 18 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.76%) Client/Server
6 16 (2.46%) Hedge funds
6 16 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
7 15 (2.30%) Public Cloud
8 12 (1.84%) Clustering
8 12 (1.84%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.69%) User Experience
10 8 (1.23%) Replication
10 8 (1.23%) Smartphone
11 7 (1.08%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.08%) PKI
11 7 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 542 (83.26%) Windows
2 296 (45.47%) Windows Server
3 158 (24.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 143 (21.97%) Windows 7
4 143 (21.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 121 (18.59%) Linux
6 66 (10.14%) Windows 10
7 53 (8.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (5.68%) Unix
9 34 (5.22%) Mac OS X
10 32 (4.92%) Windows 8
11 25 (3.84%) Windows XP
12 24 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (2.76%) Android
14 17 (2.61%) Apple iOS
15 12 (1.84%) Mac OS
16 9 (1.38%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.46%) SUSE
18 3 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (26.73%) ITIL
2 49 (7.53%) Project Management
3 42 (6.45%) DevOps
4 36 (5.53%) Mentoring
4 36 (5.53%) Migration
5 31 (4.76%) Information Security
6 30 (4.61%) PRINCE2
7 29 (4.45%) Line Management
8 28 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (4.30%) Service Management
9 26 (3.99%) Service Delivery
10 25 (3.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (3.84%) Incident Management
11 24 (3.69%) Load Balancing
12 23 (3.53%) ITIL V3
12 23 (3.53%) Mobile Device Management
13 19 (2.92%) Problem Management
14 18 (2.76%) Business Continuity
14 18 (2.76%) CRM
15 16 (2.46%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (21.81%) PowerShell
2 116 (17.82%) SQL
3 16 (2.46%) VBScript
4 14 (2.15%) Bash Shell
5 13 (2.00%) Java
6 12 (1.84%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.69%) C#
8 8 (1.23%) C
8 8 (1.23%) VB
9 7 (1.08%) Ruby
10 6 (0.92%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.92%) Perl
11 5 (0.77%) Python
11 5 (0.77%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.61%) C++
12 4 (0.61%) F#
12 4 (0.61%) Scala
12 4 (0.61%) VBA
13 1 (0.15%) PHP
13 1 (0.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 120 (18.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 83 (12.75%) MCSE
3 80 (12.29%) Degree
4 50 (7.68%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (5.84%) CCNA
6 31 (4.76%) MCSA
7 24 (3.69%) MCITP
8 23 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (3.23%) MCP
10 14 (2.15%) CCNP
11 13 (2.00%) CCA
11 13 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (2.00%) EMC Certification
11 13 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (1.84%) CISSP
13 8 (1.23%) MCDST
13 8 (1.23%) MCTS
14 6 (0.92%) CISM
15 5 (0.77%) DV Cleared
15 5 (0.77%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (8.29%) SLA
2 13 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (1.23%) ISO27005
6 4 (0.61%) COBIT
6 4 (0.61%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.31%) QA
8 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 154 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (10.60%) Hyper-V
3 64 (9.83%) XenApp
4 42 (6.45%) vSphere
5 33 (5.07%) XenDesktop
6 21 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (2.76%) VMware ESX
7 18 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (2.15%) XenServer
9 12 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
11 8 (1.23%) VMware Server
12 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (0.92%) Docker
14 5 (0.77%) NFS
14 5 (0.77%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.46%) DFS Replication
16 2 (0.31%) RHEV
16 2 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 128 (19.66%) SCCM
2 30 (4.61%) NetBackup
3 29 (4.45%) WSUS
4 26 (3.99%) SCOM
5 17 (2.61%) AirWatch
5 17 (2.61%) Backup Exec
6 12 (1.84%) FortiGate
7 10 (1.54%) Casper Suite
7 10 (1.54%) Nagios
7 10 (1.54%) Puppet
7 10 (1.54%) SCVMM
8 8 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
8 8 (1.23%) Nessus
8 8 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (1.08%) XenMobile
10 6 (0.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
11 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 341 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 253 (38.86%) VMware
3 229 (35.18%) Citrix
4 156 (23.96%) Cisco
5 55 (8.45%) HP
6 42 (6.45%) Apple
7 37 (5.68%) Oracle
8 35 (5.38%) EMC
9 34 (5.22%) Bloomberg
10 30 (4.61%) Reuters
11 28 (4.30%) NetApp
12 25 (3.84%) Google
12 25 (3.84%) Palo Alto
13 24 (3.69%) IBM
13 24 (3.69%) Red Hat
13 24 (3.69%) Symantec
14 23 (3.53%) Dell
14 23 (3.53%) Veeam
15 21 (3.23%) Intel Security
16 20 (3.07%) CheckPoint
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Between £35,000 - £45,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + great company
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Basic + Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mandara
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Basic + Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Encore
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum and on call allowance
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45069.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 12 days ago