The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 32 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 33 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.29% 6.93% 7.59%
As % of the System Software category 45.21% 47.06% 64.44%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 29
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £53,150 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,125 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -2.57%
System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 102 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.70% 14.72% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 67 86 42
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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 28 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Coventry

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 67 (77.91%) Windows
2 57 (66.28%) Microsoft
3 48 (55.81%) Citrix
4 40 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (44.19%) VMware
6 36 (41.86%) SCCM
7 28 (32.56%) MS Excel
8 27 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (29.07%) DNS
10 25 (29.07%) MS Exchange
11 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (24.42%) XenDesktop
13 20 (23.26%) NetApp
13 20 (23.26%) Firewall
14 19 (22.09%) SAN
14 19 (22.09%) DHCP
15 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
15 18 (20.93%) Hyper-V
15 18 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V
16 17 (19.77%) ITIL
16 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (18.60%) HP
17 16 (18.60%) MCSE
17 16 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
18 15 (17.44%) Windows 7
18 15 (17.44%) SCOM
18 15 (17.44%) MS Office
19 14 (16.28%) Cisco
19 14 (16.28%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (29.07%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (15.12%) Lync
3 13 (15.12%) SharePoint
4 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (6.98%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (6.98%) IIS
7 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 15 (17.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Office 365
2 1 (1.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.07%) DNS
2 20 (23.26%) Firewall
3 19 (22.09%) SAN
3 19 (22.09%) DHCP
4 9 (10.47%) Unified Communications
5 8 (9.30%) IP Telephony
5 8 (9.30%) LAN
5 8 (9.30%) VoIP
5 8 (9.30%) WAN
5 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.14%) Internet
6 7 (8.14%) NetScaler
7 6 (6.98%) NAS
7 6 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (6.98%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (5.81%) Intranet
9 4 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (4.65%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.65%) Symposium
10 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.16%) OLAP
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) AdminStudio
2 7 (8.14%) InstallShield
3 6 (6.98%) MSI
General
1 10 (11.63%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) Consultant
2 17 (19.77%) Analyst
3 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Technical Consultant
4 8 (9.30%) Server Support
5 7 (8.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Administrator
7 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (4.65%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.65%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.49%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) Application Packaging
2 8 (9.30%) COM
3 5 (5.81%) Web Services
3 5 (5.81%) XML
3 5 (5.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.98%) Clustering
3 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 67 (77.91%) Windows
2 40 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (17.44%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.98%) UNIX
7 4 (4.65%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.65%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.65%) Linux
8 3 (3.49%) SUSE
8 3 (3.49%) Android
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.33%) Solaris
10 1 (1.16%) AIX
10 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.77%) ITIL
2 11 (12.79%) Security Management
3 10 (11.63%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.81%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (4.65%) Change Management
6 4 (4.65%) Identity Management
7 3 (3.49%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.49%) Workflow
7 3 (3.49%) Migration
7 3 (3.49%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.49%) Time Management
7 3 (3.49%) Change Control
7 3 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.33%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.33%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.33%) Integration Testing
8 2 (2.33%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.30%) VBScript
2 8 (9.30%) VB
3 5 (5.81%) SQL
4 2 (2.33%) Korn
4 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (18.60%) MCSE
3 7 (8.14%) MCP
4 6 (6.98%) CCEE
4 6 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.98%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (5.81%) MCITP
5 5 (5.81%) CCAA
6 3 (3.49%) CCA
6 3 (3.49%) CCEA
7 2 (2.33%) CCIA
7 2 (2.33%) Degree
7 2 (2.33%) MCTS
7 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.16%) MCSA
8 1 (1.16%) CCIE
8 1 (1.16%) CCNA
8 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (24.42%) XenDesktop
3 18 (20.93%) Hyper-V
3 18 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (15.12%) XenApp
5 10 (11.63%) Forefront TMG
6 9 (10.47%) UAG
7 6 (6.98%) IAG
7 6 (6.98%) vSphere
8 5 (5.81%) Terminal Server
8 5 (5.81%) ISA Server
9 4 (4.65%) Novell eDirectory
10 3 (3.49%) VMware ESX
10 3 (3.49%) XenServer
11 2 (2.33%) NFS
12 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
12 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (41.86%) SCCM
2 15 (17.44%) SCOM
3 8 (9.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 8 (9.30%) AppDNA
4 6 (6.98%) Cacti
4 6 (6.98%) WSUS
5 5 (5.81%) SCVMM
5 5 (5.81%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (3.49%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (3.49%) SCDPM
6 3 (3.49%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.49%) SCSM
7 2 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.33%) MOM
7 2 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.16%) Unicenter
8 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 57 (66.28%) Microsoft
2 48 (55.81%) Citrix
3 38 (44.19%) VMware
4 20 (23.26%) NetApp
5 16 (18.60%) HP
6 14 (16.28%) Cisco
7 11 (12.79%) EMC
8 10 (11.63%) SolarWinds
8 10 (11.63%) Symantec
9 6 (6.98%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.65%) Mitel
10 4 (4.65%) Novell
10 4 (4.65%) CommVault
10 4 (4.65%) Avaya
10 4 (4.65%) Nortel
11 3 (3.49%) Apple
11 3 (3.49%) Finjan
11 3 (3.49%) Nimsoft
11 3 (3.49%) Spiceworks
11 3 (3.49%) Dialogic
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K Basic+ benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago