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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 48 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 7.99% 4.12% 6.95%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 31.75% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 38
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +30.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,000 £29,475
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,500 £45,663
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,571
% change year-on-year
- -5.99%
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
96 63 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.97% 12.99% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 88 58 73
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £45,663 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 2 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Coventry

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 82 (90.11%) Windows
2 64 (70.33%) Citrix
3 51 (56.04%) Microsoft
4 49 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (52.75%) VMware
6 36 (39.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (37.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (37.36%) MS Exchange
8 32 (35.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (35.16%) SCCM
9 31 (34.07%) SQL Server
10 27 (29.67%) MS Excel
10 27 (29.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 26 (28.57%) SAN
11 26 (28.57%) HP
12 25 (27.47%) DNS
13 24 (26.37%) XenApp
14 23 (25.27%) Firewall
14 23 (25.27%) Finance
15 20 (21.98%) ITIL
15 20 (21.98%) PowerShell
16 19 (20.88%) XenDesktop
16 19 (20.88%) DHCP
17 18 (19.78%) MCSE
17 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (19.78%) Hyper-V
18 17 (18.68%) MS Office
19 15 (16.48%) IIS
19 15 (16.48%) LAN
19 15 (16.48%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 34 (37.36%) MS Exchange
2 27 (29.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (16.48%) IIS
4 11 (12.09%) SharePoint
4 11 (12.09%) Lync
5 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (8.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (6.59%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.20%) IBM Notes
9 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.20%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (29.67%) MS Excel
2 17 (18.68%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.10%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (28.57%) SAN
2 25 (27.47%) DNS
3 23 (25.27%) Firewall
4 19 (20.88%) DHCP
5 15 (16.48%) LAN
5 15 (16.48%) WAN
5 15 (16.48%) Internet
6 13 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 12 (13.19%) Intranet
8 9 (9.89%) IP Telephony
9 7 (7.69%) Unified Communications
9 7 (7.69%) VoIP
10 6 (6.59%) NetScaler
11 5 (5.49%) Symposium
12 4 (4.40%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (4.40%) NAS
13 3 (3.30%) Nortel Meridian
13 3 (3.30%) iSCSI
13 3 (3.30%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.07%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.20%) MySQL
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) AdminStudio
2 7 (7.69%) InstallShield
3 6 (6.59%) MSI
General
1 23 (25.27%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) Analyst
2 16 (17.58%) Consultant
3 11 (12.09%) Support Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (6.59%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (6.59%) Service Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Server Support
5 6 (6.59%) Support Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Team Leader
6 5 (5.49%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (5.49%) Server Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (4.40%) Administrator
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.19%) .NET
1 12 (13.19%) XML
2 9 (9.89%) Application Packaging
3 8 (8.79%) Web Services
4 6 (6.59%) COM
5 2 (2.20%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Blackberry
1 6 (6.59%) Clustering
2 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.20%) Replication
3 1 (1.10%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.10%) Statistics
3 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 82 (90.11%) Windows
2 49 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (39.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (37.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (16.48%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.40%) UNIX
7 3 (3.30%) Android
7 3 (3.30%) Linux
7 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.30%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.30%) Windows Phone
8 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.20%) Solaris
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.98%) ITIL
2 11 (12.09%) Security Management
3 9 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (9.89%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (6.59%) Line Management
4 6 (6.59%) Software Licensing
5 5 (5.49%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.40%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.30%) Change Control
7 3 (3.30%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.30%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.30%) Time Management
7 3 (3.30%) Workflow
8 2 (2.20%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.20%) Information Security
8 2 (2.20%) Change Management
8 2 (2.20%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.20%) CRM
8 2 (2.20%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) PowerShell
2 12 (13.19%) SQL
3 9 (9.89%) VBScript
3 9 (9.89%) VB
4 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.20%) Korn
4 2 (2.20%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) MCSE
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (10.99%) MCP
3 6 (6.59%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (5.49%) CCEE
4 5 (5.49%) CCAA
5 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.40%) CCNA
6 3 (3.30%) CCA
6 3 (3.30%) MCITP
7 2 (2.20%) Degree
7 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.20%) MCSA
7 2 (2.20%) CCEA
8 1 (1.10%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 32 (35.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (26.37%) XenApp
3 19 (20.88%) XenDesktop
4 18 (19.78%) Hyper-V
5 14 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (6.59%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (5.49%) Terminal Server
8 4 (4.40%) IAG
8 4 (4.40%) UAG
8 4 (4.40%) vSphere
9 3 (3.30%) ISA Server
9 3 (3.30%) VMware ESX
10 2 (2.20%) XenServer
10 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.10%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 32 (35.16%) SCCM
2 14 (15.38%) SCOM
3 8 (8.79%) AppDNA
3 8 (8.79%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (6.59%) WSUS
4 6 (6.59%) MAILsweeper
5 5 (5.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (4.40%) Cacti
6 4 (4.40%) SCVMM
7 3 (3.30%) SCDPM
8 2 (2.20%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.20%) SCSM
8 2 (2.20%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (2.20%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.10%) Unicenter
9 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 64 (70.33%) Citrix
2 51 (56.04%) Microsoft
3 48 (52.75%) VMware
4 26 (28.57%) HP
5 15 (16.48%) NetApp
6 13 (14.29%) EMC
7 12 (13.19%) Cisco
8 8 (8.79%) SolarWinds
9 7 (7.69%) CommVault
9 7 (7.69%) Symantec
10 6 (6.59%) Nortel
10 6 (6.59%) Finjan
11 4 (4.40%) Avaya
11 4 (4.40%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.30%) Apple
12 3 (3.30%) Mitel
12 3 (3.30%) Nimsoft
12 3 (3.30%) Spiceworks
12 3 (3.30%) Dialogic
13 2 (2.20%) WatchGuard
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000.00 - £23000 per annum + shift allow (20% of basic salary)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Trinity
Salary: £36,000 - £42,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago