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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 40 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 18 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.42% 4.69% 8.05%
As % of the System Software category 31.58% 44.93% 64.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 46
Median salary £39,750 £25,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.00% -15.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £37,309 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
57 69 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.84% 10.44% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 49 61 73
Median salary £47,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.02% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry 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 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 16 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Coventry

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 29 (49.15%) Windows Server
3 23 (38.98%) VMware
4 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
5 20 (33.90%) MS Office
6 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (28.81%) Windows 7
8 16 (27.12%) Citrix
8 16 (27.12%) ITIL
9 13 (22.03%) VPN
9 13 (22.03%) Firewall
10 12 (20.34%) SAN
10 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
11 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (16.95%) HP
12 9 (15.25%) DNS
12 9 (15.25%) DHCP
12 9 (15.25%) Cisco
12 9 (15.25%) Office 365
12 9 (15.25%) XenApp
12 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
13 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
13 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
14 7 (11.86%) Linux
14 7 (11.86%) Wireless
14 7 (11.86%) Incident Management
14 7 (11.86%) vSphere

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.39%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (33.90%) MS Office
2 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Office 365
2 6 (10.17%) SaaS
3 5 (8.47%) IaaS
4 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.69%) G Suite
6 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) Firewall
1 13 (22.03%) VPN
2 12 (20.34%) SAN
3 9 (15.25%) DHCP
3 9 (15.25%) DNS
4 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
5 7 (11.86%) Wireless
6 6 (10.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (10.17%) LAN
6 6 (10.17%) WAN
7 4 (6.78%) BGP
7 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (6.78%) EIGRP
7 4 (6.78%) MPLS
7 4 (6.78%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (6.78%) VoIP
8 3 (5.08%) Intranet
9 2 (3.39%) Internet
9 2 (3.39%) Network Security
9 2 (3.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.08%) Automotive
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) German Language
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) IT Support
2 9 (15.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) IT Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) IT Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) VMware Specialist
8 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Help Desk Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Lead Network Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (5.08%) Wintel Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Web Services
2 3 (5.08%) XML
3 2 (3.39%) .NET
4 1 (1.69%) COM
4 1 (1.69%) CSS
4 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.08%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.39%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.69%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.69%) Informatics
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 29 (49.15%) Windows Server
3 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (28.81%) Windows 7
5 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (11.86%) Linux
8 4 (6.78%) Unix
9 3 (5.08%) Solaris
9 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
9 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.69%) CentOS
11 1 (1.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) ITIL
2 7 (11.86%) Incident Management
3 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.78%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.08%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.08%) Service Management
6 3 (5.08%) Software License Management
7 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.39%) Change Control
7 2 (3.39%) Network Design
7 2 (3.39%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.39%) Presales
7 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) Java
2 3 (5.08%) PHP
2 3 (5.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.17%) MCSE
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.78%) CCIE
3 4 (6.78%) CCNA
3 4 (6.78%) MCSA
4 2 (3.39%) CCSA
4 2 (3.39%) Degree
4 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
4 2 (3.39%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.69%) CCA
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.69%) MCP
5 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
2 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.25%) XenApp
3 7 (11.86%) vSphere
4 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 3 (5.08%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (5.08%) WSUS
3 2 (3.39%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.69%) Simpana
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) VMware
2 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (27.12%) Citrix
4 10 (16.95%) HP
5 9 (15.25%) Cisco
6 5 (8.47%) EMC
7 4 (6.78%) F5
8 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.08%) CommVault
8 3 (5.08%) Finjan
8 3 (5.08%) NetApp
8 3 (5.08%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.39%) Juniper
9 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.69%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.69%) Google
10 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.69%) Sophos
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