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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 50 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 25 51 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.30% 8.79% 10.75%
As % of the System Software category 69.44% 62.20% 60.91%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 64
Average salary £27,000 £36,645 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.32% -0.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £27,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
36 82 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.75% 14.14% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33 77 104
Average salary £35,000 £36,645 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% -2.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,025 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Coventry

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 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 65 (86.67%) Windows
2 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (37.33%) VMware
4 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 25 (33.33%) Citrix
5 25 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 23 (30.67%) ITIL
7 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (24.00%) Windows 7
8 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
11 15 (20.00%) MS Office
12 13 (17.33%) SQL
13 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
13 12 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (14.67%) LAN
14 11 (14.67%) Windows XP
15 10 (13.33%) WAN
15 10 (13.33%) SharePoint
15 10 (13.33%) XenApp
15 10 (13.33%) PowerShell
16 9 (12.00%) vSphere
16 9 (12.00%) DNS
17 8 (10.67%) Firewall
17 8 (10.67%) Clustering
17 8 (10.67%) SAN
17 8 (10.67%) NetApp
18 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2007

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 25 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.33%) Lync
6 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.00%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) Apache
7 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (4.00%) MS Project
3 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.67%) LAN
2 10 (13.33%) WAN
3 9 (12.00%) DNS
4 8 (10.67%) Firewall
4 8 (10.67%) SAN
5 6 (8.00%) DHCP
6 5 (6.67%) MPLS
7 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.00%) VPN
8 3 (4.00%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.67%) Network Security
10 1 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.33%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.33%) NAS
10 1 (1.33%) VLAN
10 1 (1.33%) HTTP
10 1 (1.33%) Kerberos
10 1 (1.33%) Internet
10 1 (1.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Analyst
2 23 (30.67%) Support Engineer
3 13 (17.33%) Support Analyst
4 11 (14.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (12.00%) IT Support
5 9 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (10.67%) Service Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Desktop Support
9 5 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.67%) Administrator
9 5 (6.67%) Field Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Technical Support
10 4 (5.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) HTML5
2 1 (1.33%) jQuery
2 1 (1.33%) HTML
2 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Clustering
2 3 (4.00%) Replication
3 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 65 (86.67%) Windows
2 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (14.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.33%) Linux
7 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.00%) UNIX
9 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) ITIL
2 7 (9.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (4.00%) CRM
4 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.67%) Project Management
5 2 (2.67%) ERP
5 2 (2.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (2.67%) Matrix Management
6 1 (1.33%) Change Control
6 1 (1.33%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.33%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (1.33%) Time Management
6 1 (1.33%) Logistics
6 1 (1.33%) Line Management
6 1 (1.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.33%) Content Management
6 1 (1.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) SQL
2 10 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.67%) C
4 1 (1.33%) C#
4 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.33%) PHP
4 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.33%) VBScript
4 1 (1.33%) VB
4 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.67%) Degree
3 5 (6.67%) MCSE
4 4 (5.33%) CCNA
4 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.00%) CCA
5 3 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.67%) MCP
6 2 (2.67%) MCDST
6 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) CCENT
7 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) MCITP
7 1 (1.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (13.33%) XenApp
4 9 (12.00%) vSphere
5 7 (9.33%) Terminal Services
6 6 (8.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.67%) XenServer
7 2 (2.67%) vCloud
7 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) SCCM
2 3 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.67%) SCOM
4 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (37.33%) VMware
2 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (10.67%) NetApp
5 7 (9.33%) Cisco
6 5 (6.67%) HP
7 4 (5.33%) EMC
8 3 (4.00%) Symantec
8 3 (4.00%) Sophos
9 2 (2.67%) Dell
10 1 (1.33%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.33%) Open-E
10 1 (1.33%) SAP
10 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.33%) Apple
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