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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 54 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 26 33 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.11% 5.21% 7.08%
As % of the System Software category 65.00% 42.31% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 43
Average salary £29,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,200 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
40 78 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.79% 12.32% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 72 93
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Coventry

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (77.78%) Windows
2 28 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 25 (39.68%) MS Exchange
3 25 (39.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (38.10%) VMware
5 23 (36.51%) Citrix
6 20 (31.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
9 15 (23.81%) ITIL
10 13 (20.63%) LAN
10 13 (20.63%) WAN
10 13 (20.63%) SAN
10 13 (20.63%) Cisco
10 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (19.05%) NetApp
12 11 (17.46%) DNS
12 11 (17.46%) Windows XP
12 11 (17.46%) SQL
13 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
13 10 (15.87%) vSphere
14 9 (14.29%) XenApp
14 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
14 9 (14.29%) MS Office
14 9 (14.29%) Terminal Services
15 8 (12.70%) Firewall
16 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
16 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
16 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (39.68%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.76%) Lync
6 3 (4.76%) IIS
6 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.59%) Apache
7 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.29%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) MS Project
3 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) LAN
1 13 (20.63%) WAN
1 13 (20.63%) SAN
2 11 (17.46%) DNS
3 8 (12.70%) Firewall
4 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.94%) DHCP
5 4 (6.35%) MPLS
6 3 (4.76%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.17%) Network Security
7 2 (3.17%) IPv4
7 2 (3.17%) VPN
7 2 (3.17%) IPsec
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.59%) SSL
8 1 (1.59%) HTTP
8 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.59%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
3 1 (1.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Support Engineer
2 17 (26.98%) Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (15.87%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (12.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Service Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Desktop Support
7 5 (7.94%) IT Support
7 5 (7.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Server Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) HTML
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
1 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.59%) jQuery
1 1 (1.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.76%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.76%) Replication
3 2 (3.17%) Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.17%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (77.78%) Windows
2 25 (39.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (31.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (17.46%) Windows XP
6 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.94%) Linux
8 4 (6.35%) UNIX
9 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.59%) Android
9 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) ITIL
2 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 3 (4.76%) Migration
3 3 (4.76%) Project Management
3 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 3 (4.76%) Change Management
3 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (3.17%) Matrix Management
4 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
4 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (1.59%) Server Building
5 1 (1.59%) SDLC
5 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.59%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.59%) CRM
5 1 (1.59%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (1.59%) Time Management
5 1 (1.59%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) C
4 1 (1.59%) C#
4 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.59%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) VB
4 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.94%) Degree
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.35%) MCSE
4 3 (4.76%) CCNA
4 3 (4.76%) CCA
4 3 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.17%) MCDST
5 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) MCITP
6 1 (1.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.87%) vSphere
3 9 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 9 (14.29%) XenApp
4 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.59%) vCloud
7 1 (1.59%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.17%) SCOM
4 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.59%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (38.10%) VMware
3 23 (36.51%) Citrix
4 13 (20.63%) Cisco
5 12 (19.05%) NetApp
6 4 (6.35%) HP
7 3 (4.76%) EMC
7 3 (4.76%) Symantec
7 3 (4.76%) Sophos
8 2 (3.17%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.17%) Dell
9 1 (1.59%) SAP
9 1 (1.59%) Apple
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