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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 42 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 36 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.54% 8.79% 10.56%
As % of the System Software category 72.00% 60.00% 60.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 62
Average salary £26,000 £36,645 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.04% -5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £49,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
50 80 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.31% 14.65% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 47 75 101
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 6 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Coventry

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 70 (88.61%) Windows
2 34 (43.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (39.24%) VMware
4 29 (36.71%) MS Exchange
5 28 (35.44%) ITIL
5 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
6 24 (30.38%) Citrix
7 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (25.32%) Windows 7
8 20 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
10 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (21.52%) MS Office
11 17 (21.52%) Exchange Server 2010
12 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
13 14 (17.72%) SQL
13 14 (17.72%) Hyper-V
14 12 (15.19%) XenApp
15 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
16 10 (12.66%) LAN
16 10 (12.66%) SharePoint
16 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (12.66%) PowerShell
17 9 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2007
17 9 (11.39%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (11.39%) DNS
17 9 (11.39%) WAN
18 8 (10.13%) Clustering
18 8 (10.13%) HP
18 8 (10.13%) MCSE

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 29 (36.71%) MS Exchange
2 17 (21.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.66%) SharePoint
4 9 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (8.86%) Lync
5 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.06%) IIS
7 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.27%) Apache
9 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) MS Office
2 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 3 (3.80%) Mimecast
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) LAN
2 9 (11.39%) WAN
2 9 (11.39%) DNS
3 7 (8.86%) SAN
4 6 (7.59%) Firewall
4 6 (7.59%) DHCP
5 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.06%) MPLS
6 3 (3.80%) VPN
6 3 (3.80%) FTP
7 2 (2.53%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.53%) Network Security
8 1 (1.27%) NAS
8 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.27%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.27%) VLAN
8 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.27%) DMZ
8 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (35.44%) Analyst
2 22 (27.85%) Support Engineer
3 15 (18.99%) Support Analyst
4 12 (15.19%) IT Support
5 11 (13.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (11.39%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (10.13%) Service Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (8.86%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Desktop Support
9 6 (7.59%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Administrator
10 5 (6.33%) Field Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Technical Support
10 5 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (5.06%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
2 1 (1.27%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.27%) jQuery
2 1 (1.27%) HTML5
2 1 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Clustering
2 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.80%) Replication
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) AS400
4 1 (1.27%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 70 (88.61%) Windows
2 34 (43.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (25.32%) Windows 7
5 18 (22.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.33%) UNIX
8 4 (5.06%) Linux
8 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) ITIL
2 7 (8.86%) Service Delivery
2 7 (8.86%) Incident Management
3 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (5.06%) Line Management
3 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
4 3 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (3.80%) Change Management
4 3 (3.80%) CRM
4 3 (3.80%) ERP
4 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (2.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (2.53%) Matrix Management
6 1 (1.27%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (1.27%) Time Management
6 1 (1.27%) Logistics
6 1 (1.27%) Change Control
6 1 (1.27%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.27%) Project Management
6 1 (1.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) SQL
2 10 (12.66%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.53%) C
4 1 (1.27%) C#
4 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.27%) PHP
4 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.27%) VBScript
4 1 (1.27%) VB
4 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.39%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (10.13%) MCSE
4 4 (5.06%) CCNA
4 4 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.06%) Degree
5 3 (3.80%) CCA
5 3 (3.80%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.53%) MCDST
6 2 (2.53%) MCP
6 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) CCENT
7 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) MCITP
7 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (17.72%) Hyper-V
3 12 (15.19%) XenApp
4 8 (10.13%) XenDesktop
4 8 (10.13%) vSphere
5 6 (7.59%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.53%) vCloud
6 2 (2.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) SCCM
2 4 (5.06%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.06%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (3.80%) SCDPM
3 3 (3.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (39.24%) VMware
2 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
3 24 (30.38%) Citrix
4 8 (10.13%) HP
5 7 (8.86%) NetApp
6 6 (7.59%) Cisco
6 6 (7.59%) Symantec
7 4 (5.06%) EMC
8 3 (3.80%) Sophos
9 1 (1.27%) Open-E
9 1 (1.27%) SAP
9 1 (1.27%) Dell
9 1 (1.27%) Apple
9 1 (1.27%) Avaya
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