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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 33 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.61% 5.98% 7.94%
As % of the System Software category 45.21% 43.59% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 34
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £22,600 £28,075
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £54,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -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
73 78 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.41% 13.71% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 64 69 57
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,399 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 27 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Coventry

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 71 (84.52%) Windows
2 57 (67.86%) Microsoft
3 54 (64.29%) Citrix
4 42 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (46.43%) VMware
6 36 (42.86%) SCCM
7 28 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 26 (30.95%) DNS
8 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (29.76%) MS Exchange
9 25 (29.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (27.38%) Firewall
11 22 (26.19%) XenDesktop
12 20 (23.81%) Hyper-V
12 20 (23.81%) DHCP
13 19 (22.62%) SAN
13 19 (22.62%) SQL Server
13 19 (22.62%) ITIL
14 17 (20.24%) Microsoft App-V
15 16 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (19.05%) NetApp
15 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (19.05%) HP
16 15 (17.86%) Cisco
16 15 (17.86%) MS Office
16 15 (17.86%) MCSE
16 15 (17.86%) PowerShell
16 15 (17.86%) SCOM
17 14 (16.67%) XenApp

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (29.76%) MS Exchange
2 16 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (15.48%) SharePoint
4 12 (14.29%) Lync
5 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (7.14%) IIS
7 6 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.19%) SAS
10 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (17.86%) MS Office
3 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (30.95%) DNS
2 23 (27.38%) Firewall
3 20 (23.81%) DHCP
4 19 (22.62%) SAN
5 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
5 9 (10.71%) IP Telephony
6 8 (9.52%) VoIP
6 8 (9.52%) Unified Communications
7 7 (8.33%) NetScaler
7 7 (8.33%) WAN
7 7 (8.33%) Internet
7 7 (8.33%) LAN
8 6 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (7.14%) NAS
9 5 (5.95%) Intranet
10 4 (4.76%) Symposium
11 3 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (3.57%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.19%) OLAP
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) AdminStudio
2 7 (8.33%) InstallShield
3 6 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Analyst
2 16 (19.05%) Consultant
3 12 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) Support Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Administrator
7 5 (5.95%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Server Support
8 4 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.57%) Systems Support
9 3 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) Application Packaging
2 8 (9.52%) COM
3 5 (5.95%) Web Services
3 5 (5.95%) XML
3 5 (5.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.95%) Clustering
3 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 71 (84.52%) Windows
2 42 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (29.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.95%) Linux
7 4 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.57%) Windows Phone
8 3 (3.57%) Android
8 3 (3.57%) UNIX
9 2 (2.38%) Solaris
9 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.38%) SUSE
9 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.62%) ITIL
2 11 (13.10%) Security Management
3 10 (11.90%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.95%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (4.76%) Identity Management
7 3 (3.57%) Workflow
7 3 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.57%) Change Control
7 3 (3.57%) Time Management
7 3 (3.57%) Change Management
8 2 (2.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.38%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.38%) CRM
8 2 (2.38%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.38%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.38%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (1.19%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.19%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.52%) VBScript
2 8 (9.52%) VB
3 7 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (2.38%) C
4 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (17.86%) MCSE
3 7 (8.33%) MCP
4 6 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (7.14%) CCEE
5 5 (5.95%) CCAA
6 4 (4.76%) MCITP
7 3 (3.57%) CCA
7 3 (3.57%) CCEA
7 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.38%) CCNA
8 2 (2.38%) CCIA
8 2 (2.38%) Degree
9 1 (1.19%) MCTS
9 1 (1.19%) MCSA
9 1 (1.19%) CCIE
9 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (26.19%) XenDesktop
3 20 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 17 (20.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (16.67%) XenApp
6 9 (10.71%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (9.52%) UAG
8 6 (7.14%) IAG
8 6 (7.14%) vSphere
9 5 (5.95%) Terminal Server
9 5 (5.95%) ISA Server
10 4 (4.76%) Novell eDirectory
11 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
11 3 (3.57%) XenServer
12 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (1.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 36 (42.86%) SCCM
2 15 (17.86%) SCOM
3 8 (9.52%) AppDNA
4 7 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (8.33%) WSUS
5 6 (7.14%) Cacti
6 5 (5.95%) SCVMM
6 5 (5.95%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (3.57%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (3.57%) SCSM
7 3 (3.57%) SCDPM
7 3 (3.57%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.19%) Unicenter
8 1 (1.19%) MOM
8 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 57 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 54 (64.29%) Citrix
3 39 (46.43%) VMware
4 16 (19.05%) NetApp
4 16 (19.05%) HP
5 15 (17.86%) Cisco
6 11 (13.10%) EMC
7 10 (11.90%) SolarWinds
8 9 (10.71%) Symantec
9 6 (7.14%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.76%) Mitel
10 4 (4.76%) CommVault
10 4 (4.76%) Novell
10 4 (4.76%) Nortel
10 4 (4.76%) Avaya
11 3 (3.57%) Apple
11 3 (3.57%) Finjan
11 3 (3.57%) Nimsoft
11 3 (3.57%) Spiceworks
11 3 (3.57%) Dialogic
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Cathcart Associates
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