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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 44 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.95% 3.47% 6.73%
As % of the System Software category 63.77% 46.34% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 36
Average salary £27,500 £32,204 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.60% -9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £51,250 £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
69 41 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.90% 7.50% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 62 32 70
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,242 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Coventry

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 83 (89.25%) Windows
2 54 (58.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (46.24%) VMware
4 39 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (39.78%) MS Exchange
6 35 (37.63%) Citrix
7 32 (34.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (32.26%) ITIL
9 28 (30.11%) SQL Server
9 28 (30.11%) Finance
9 28 (30.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (26.88%) Microsoft
11 24 (25.81%) HP
11 24 (25.81%) XenApp
11 24 (25.81%) Windows 7
12 23 (24.73%) MS Office
13 20 (21.51%) LAN
14 19 (20.43%) WAN
15 17 (18.28%) SAN
16 14 (15.05%) Firewall
16 14 (15.05%) Cisco
16 14 (15.05%) TCP/IP
16 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
16 14 (15.05%) SQL
16 14 (15.05%) Hyper-V
17 13 (13.98%) PowerShell
17 13 (13.98%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (13.98%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (13.98%) Internet

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (39.78%) MS Exchange
2 28 (30.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.90%) IIS
4 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 9 (9.68%) Lync
5 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.15%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (24.73%) MS Office
2 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.08%) MS Project
4 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.08%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.51%) LAN
2 19 (20.43%) WAN
3 17 (18.28%) SAN
4 14 (15.05%) Firewall
4 14 (15.05%) TCP/IP
5 13 (13.98%) Internet
6 9 (9.68%) Intranet
6 9 (9.68%) DNS
7 8 (8.60%) DHCP
8 7 (7.53%) VoIP
9 6 (6.45%) Symposium
10 5 (5.38%) FTP
11 4 (4.30%) Nortel Meridian
12 3 (3.23%) VLAN
12 3 (3.23%) MPLS
12 3 (3.23%) Network Security
13 2 (2.15%) VPN
13 2 (2.15%) SMTP
13 2 (2.15%) ISDN
14 1 (1.08%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.11%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (13.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.15%) MySQL
4 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
General
1 28 (30.11%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (41.94%) Analyst
2 17 (18.28%) Support Analyst
3 12 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Service Analyst
4 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) IT Support
6 8 (8.60%) IT Support Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.53%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (7.53%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Consultant
10 4 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.30%) Network Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Desktop Support
10 4 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.30%) Administrator
10 4 (4.30%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (4.30%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) .NET
2 9 (9.68%) XML
3 6 (6.45%) Web Services
4 3 (3.23%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Clustering
2 6 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.15%) Replication
4 1 (1.08%) AS400
4 1 (1.08%) PDA
4 1 (1.08%) Statistics
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 83 (89.25%) Windows
2 54 (58.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (34.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (25.81%) Windows 7
6 8 (8.60%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.38%) UNIX
7 5 (5.38%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.23%) Linux
9 1 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.26%) ITIL
2 8 (8.60%) Line Management
3 7 (7.53%) Mentoring
4 6 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.38%) Change Management
5 5 (5.38%) ERP
5 5 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.15%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.15%) Information Security
7 2 (2.15%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.15%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.15%) Change Control
7 2 (2.15%) CRM
7 2 (2.15%) Business Transformation
7 2 (2.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) SQL
2 13 (13.98%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.08%) PHP
3 1 (1.08%) VBScript
3 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.83%) MCSE
3 10 (10.75%) CCNA
3 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (8.60%) MCP
4 8 (8.60%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (7.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.15%) Degree
7 1 (1.08%) CCENT
7 1 (1.08%) HND
7 1 (1.08%) MCSA
7 1 (1.08%) CCA
7 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) SLA
2 5 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (25.81%) XenApp
3 14 (15.05%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.68%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.38%) vSphere
6 2 (2.15%) XenServer
6 2 (2.15%) vCloud
7 1 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.08%) IAG
7 1 (1.08%) UAG
7 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) SCCM
2 6 (6.45%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (5.38%) SCDPM
3 5 (5.38%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (5.38%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.38%) MAILsweeper
4 3 (3.23%) WSUS
4 3 (3.23%) SCOM
5 2 (2.15%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.08%) Cacti
Vendors
1 43 (46.24%) VMware
2 35 (37.63%) Citrix
3 25 (26.88%) Microsoft
4 24 (25.81%) HP
5 14 (15.05%) Cisco
6 13 (13.98%) NetApp
7 10 (10.75%) Symantec
8 8 (8.60%) EMC
9 5 (5.38%) CommVault
9 5 (5.38%) Finjan
10 4 (4.30%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.30%) Nortel
11 2 (2.15%) Avaya
11 2 (2.15%) Juniper
11 2 (2.15%) Lotus
11 2 (2.15%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.15%) Veeam
12 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.08%) Open-E
12 1 (1.08%) Sophos
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