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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 32 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.34% 4.72% 6.92%
As % of the System Software category 50.67% 38.10% 54.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 35
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,360 £23,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £49,600 £44,398
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
75 63 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.52% 12.38% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 65 56 61
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £45,663 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Coventry

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 78 (89.66%) Windows
2 58 (66.67%) Citrix
3 55 (63.22%) Microsoft
4 47 (54.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (44.83%) VMware
6 37 (42.53%) SCCM
7 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (32.18%) MS Excel
8 28 (32.18%) MS Exchange
8 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (31.03%) DNS
10 26 (29.89%) Firewall
11 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
12 21 (24.14%) DHCP
12 21 (24.14%) SAN
12 21 (24.14%) XenDesktop
13 20 (22.99%) ITIL
14 19 (21.84%) HP
14 19 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (20.69%) Hyper-V
15 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
15 18 (20.69%) MCSE
16 17 (19.54%) MS Office
16 17 (19.54%) Finance
16 17 (19.54%) Windows 7
17 16 (18.39%) XenApp
17 16 (18.39%) PowerShell
17 16 (18.39%) SCOM
17 16 (18.39%) Microsoft App-V

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (32.18%) MS Exchange
2 19 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (14.94%) Lync
3 13 (14.94%) SharePoint
4 12 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (12.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (8.05%) IIS
7 6 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (32.18%) MS Excel
2 17 (19.54%) MS Office
3 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) S-PLUS
4 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.03%) DNS
2 26 (29.89%) Firewall
3 21 (24.14%) SAN
3 21 (24.14%) DHCP
4 13 (14.94%) TCP/IP
5 11 (12.64%) LAN
5 11 (12.64%) WAN
6 10 (11.49%) VoIP
6 10 (11.49%) Internet
7 9 (10.34%) IP Telephony
8 8 (9.20%) Unified Communications
9 6 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (6.90%) Symposium
9 6 (6.90%) NetScaler
9 6 (6.90%) Intranet
10 5 (5.75%) NAS
11 3 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (3.45%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.45%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) MySQL
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) AdminStudio
2 7 (8.05%) InstallShield
3 6 (6.90%) MSI
General
1 17 (19.54%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (18.39%) Analyst
2 14 (16.09%) Consultant
3 13 (14.94%) Support Engineer
4 11 (12.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (8.05%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Server Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Administrator
7 6 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Server Support
8 5 (5.75%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (5.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) Server Support Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) Application Packaging
2 8 (9.20%) COM
3 6 (6.90%) Web Services
3 6 (6.90%) XML
3 6 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.90%) Clustering
3 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Replication
5 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 78 (89.66%) Windows
2 47 (54.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (19.54%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.60%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.45%) Windows Phone
7 3 (3.45%) UNIX
7 3 (3.45%) Android
7 3 (3.45%) Linux
8 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.30%) Solaris
8 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.99%) ITIL
2 12 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (12.64%) Security Management
4 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (6.90%) Software Licensing
6 5 (5.75%) Line Management
6 5 (5.75%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (4.60%) Identity Management
8 3 (3.45%) Time Management
8 3 (3.45%) Workflow
8 3 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.30%) Change Control
9 2 (2.30%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (2.30%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.30%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.30%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.30%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.30%) CRM
9 2 (2.30%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.39%) PowerShell
2 12 (13.79%) SQL
3 9 (10.34%) VBScript
3 9 (10.34%) VB
4 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.30%) Korn
4 2 (2.30%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) MCSE
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.49%) MCP
3 8 (9.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (5.75%) CCEE
5 5 (5.75%) CCAA
6 4 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.60%) CCNA
7 3 (3.45%) CCA
7 3 (3.45%) MCITP
8 2 (2.30%) Degree
8 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.30%) MCSA
8 2 (2.30%) CCEA
9 1 (1.15%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (24.14%) XenDesktop
3 18 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 16 (18.39%) XenApp
4 16 (18.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (9.20%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (8.05%) UAG
7 6 (6.90%) IAG
7 6 (6.90%) Terminal Server
8 5 (5.75%) ISA Server
8 5 (5.75%) vSphere
9 4 (4.60%) Novell eDirectory
10 3 (3.45%) VMware ESX
11 2 (2.30%) XenServer
11 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (42.53%) SCCM
2 16 (18.39%) SCOM
3 8 (9.20%) AppDNA
3 8 (9.20%) WSUS
4 6 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (6.90%) Cacti
4 6 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (5.75%) SCVMM
6 4 (4.60%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (3.45%) SCDPM
7 3 (3.45%) SCOrch
7 3 (3.45%) SCSM
8 2 (2.30%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.15%) Unicenter
9 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 58 (66.67%) Citrix
2 55 (63.22%) Microsoft
3 39 (44.83%) VMware
4 19 (21.84%) HP
5 15 (17.24%) Cisco
6 13 (14.94%) EMC
6 13 (14.94%) NetApp
7 10 (11.49%) SolarWinds
8 9 (10.34%) Symantec
9 6 (6.90%) CheckPoint
9 6 (6.90%) Nortel
10 5 (5.75%) CommVault
11 4 (4.60%) Novell
11 4 (4.60%) Avaya
11 4 (4.60%) Finjan
12 3 (3.45%) Mitel
12 3 (3.45%) Nimsoft
12 3 (3.45%) Spiceworks
12 3 (3.45%) Dialogic
12 3 (3.45%) Apple
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Trinity
Salary: £36,000 - £42,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry Building Society
Salary: From £23,814 to £32,744 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago