The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 57 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 9.02% 4.18% 6.05%
As % of the System Software category 63.33% 51.02% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 55 23 30
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £23,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,762 £54,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
90 49 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 14.24% 8.19% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 88 40 58
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +36.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Coventry

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Coventry

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 87 (91.58%) Windows
2 58 (61.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (49.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (47.37%) VMware
5 42 (44.21%) Citrix
6 37 (38.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (38.95%) MS Exchange
7 35 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 32 (33.68%) Finance
9 30 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (29.47%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (28.42%) ITIL
12 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
12 25 (26.32%) Windows 7
13 24 (25.26%) HP
14 23 (24.21%) XenApp
15 22 (23.16%) MS Office
16 21 (22.11%) LAN
16 21 (22.11%) WAN
17 17 (17.89%) SAN
17 17 (17.89%) Firewall
17 17 (17.89%) SCCM
18 16 (16.84%) TCP/IP
18 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
19 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
19 15 (15.79%) Hyper-V
20 14 (14.74%) MCSE
20 14 (14.74%) DNS
20 14 (14.74%) DHCP
20 14 (14.74%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 37 (38.95%) MS Exchange
2 28 (29.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.63%) IIS
4 9 (9.47%) Lync
5 8 (8.42%) SharePoint
5 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (7.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (23.16%) MS Office
2 16 (16.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.05%) MS Project
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.05%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.11%) LAN
1 21 (22.11%) WAN
2 17 (17.89%) SAN
2 17 (17.89%) Firewall
3 16 (16.84%) TCP/IP
4 14 (14.74%) DHCP
4 14 (14.74%) DNS
5 13 (13.68%) Internet
6 9 (9.47%) Intranet
7 8 (8.42%) Symposium
7 8 (8.42%) VoIP
8 6 (6.32%) IP Telephony
9 5 (5.26%) FTP
9 5 (5.26%) Nortel Meridian
10 3 (3.16%) VLAN
10 3 (3.16%) MPLS
10 3 (3.16%) Network Security
11 2 (2.11%) VPN
11 2 (2.11%) SMTP
11 2 (2.11%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.11%) MySQL
4 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) InstallShield
1 3 (3.16%) AdminStudio
2 2 (2.11%) MSI
General
1 32 (33.68%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (40.00%) Analyst
2 13 (13.68%) Support Analyst
3 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 9 (9.47%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (8.42%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.37%) IT Support
8 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (5.26%) Consultant
10 4 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.21%) Network Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.21%) Administrator
10 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 4 (4.21%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.47%) .NET
1 9 (9.47%) XML
2 6 (6.32%) Web Services
3 3 (3.16%) X-Windows
3 3 (3.16%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.05%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.32%) Clustering
3 2 (2.11%) Replication
4 1 (1.05%) PDA
4 1 (1.05%) Statistics
4 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 87 (91.58%) Windows
2 58 (61.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (49.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (38.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 8 (8.42%) Windows XP
7 6 (6.32%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.26%) UNIX
9 3 (3.16%) Linux
10 2 (2.11%) Android
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.42%) ITIL
2 8 (8.42%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (8.42%) Line Management
3 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
3 7 (7.37%) Security Management
4 6 (6.32%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.26%) Change Management
5 5 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.16%) CRM
7 3 (3.16%) ERP
7 3 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.16%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.11%) Information Security
8 2 (2.11%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (2.11%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.11%) Change Control
8 2 (2.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.74%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.58%) SQL
3 4 (4.21%) VBScript
3 4 (4.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.74%) MCSE
3 11 (11.58%) CCNA
3 11 (11.58%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.47%) MCP
5 7 (7.37%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.11%) Degree
7 2 (2.11%) MCSA
7 2 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.05%) CCA
8 1 (1.05%) HND
8 1 (1.05%) CCENT
8 1 (1.05%) CCEE
8 1 (1.05%) CCAA
8 1 (1.05%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 5 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 30 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (24.21%) XenApp
3 15 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.58%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.26%) vSphere
6 4 (4.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.11%) vCloud
8 1 (1.05%) XenServer
8 1 (1.05%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.05%) IAG
8 1 (1.05%) UAG
8 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (17.89%) SCCM
2 6 (6.32%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (5.26%) SCDPM
3 5 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.26%) MAILsweeper
3 5 (5.26%) SCOM
4 3 (3.16%) WSUS
4 3 (3.16%) AppDNA
5 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.11%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.05%) Cacti
Vendors
1 45 (47.37%) VMware
2 42 (44.21%) Citrix
3 35 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 24 (25.26%) HP
5 14 (14.74%) Cisco
6 11 (11.58%) NetApp
7 10 (10.53%) Symantec
8 7 (7.37%) EMC
9 5 (5.26%) Nortel
9 5 (5.26%) CommVault
9 5 (5.26%) Finjan
10 4 (4.21%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.11%) Nimsoft
12 2 (2.11%) Spiceworks
12 2 (2.11%) Veeam
12 2 (2.11%) Lotus
12 2 (2.11%) WatchGuard
12 2 (2.11%) Avaya
12 2 (2.11%) Juniper
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