The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.46% 16.39% 15.16%
As % of the System Software category 30.00% 71.43% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 34
Median salary £34,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £53,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Active Directory
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

System Software Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
50 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.88% 22.95% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 50 40 40
Median salary £44,000 £26,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.03% -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,520 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Croydon region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Croydon

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Croydon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 51 (98.08%) Windows
2 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 31 (59.62%) MS Office
4 26 (50.00%) ITIL
4 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 26 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 20 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (34.62%) SQL
7 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (26.92%) MS Exchange
8 14 (26.92%) DNS
9 13 (25.00%) DHCP
9 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (25.00%) VMware
9 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 13 (25.00%) Office 365
10 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (23.08%) LAN
11 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
11 11 (21.15%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (17.31%) Apple
12 9 (17.31%) VoIP
12 9 (17.31%) HP
12 9 (17.31%) Dell
12 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (17.31%) iPhone
12 9 (17.31%) Mobile Device Management
12 9 (17.31%) MobileIron
12 9 (17.31%) iPad

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (11.54%) IIS
4 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (59.62%) MS Office
2 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (9.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) Office 365
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) DNS
2 13 (25.00%) DHCP
3 12 (23.08%) LAN
4 9 (17.31%) VoIP
5 8 (15.38%) Firewall
5 8 (15.38%) SAN
6 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
7 6 (11.54%) iSCSI
7 6 (11.54%) WAN
8 4 (7.69%) Wireless
9 3 (5.77%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.92%) BGP
10 1 (1.92%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.92%) HTTP
10 1 (1.92%) MPLS
10 1 (1.92%) OSPF
10 1 (1.92%) RIP
10 1 (1.92%) Skype
10 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (15.38%) Retail
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Analyst
2 23 (44.23%) Service Analyst
3 19 (36.54%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (32.69%) Help Desk Analyst
5 16 (30.77%) Service Desk Support
5 16 (30.77%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 15 (28.85%) 1st Line Support
6 15 (28.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 15 (28.85%) Support Analyst
7 14 (26.92%) Help Desk Support
7 14 (26.92%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 12 (23.08%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (23.08%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
8 12 (23.08%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 10 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (17.31%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 9 (17.31%) Support Engineer
11 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Support
11 8 (15.38%) Firewall Administrator
11 8 (15.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) OpenID
2 1 (1.92%) SAML
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.31%) iPad
2 9 (17.31%) iPhone
3 5 (9.62%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.62%) Fintech
4 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) EPoS
6 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (98.08%) Windows
2 26 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 20 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (11.54%) Windows 8
8 5 (9.62%) Windows 10
9 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
9 4 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (7.69%) Windows NT
10 3 (5.77%) Linux
11 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (11.54%) Service Management
4 5 (9.62%) Workflow
5 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.69%) Change Control
5 4 (7.69%) Network Management
6 3 (5.77%) Critical Success Factor
6 3 (5.77%) Information Security
6 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Ticket Management
7 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.92%) CRM
8 1 (1.92%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (1.92%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.92%) Project Management
8 1 (1.92%) Security Architecture
8 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) C#
2 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (9.62%) CCENT
2 5 (9.62%) Dell Certification
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.46%) vSphere
3 5 (9.62%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (9.62%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (9.62%) XenApp
4 3 (5.77%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.92%) NFS
6 1 (1.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) NetBackup
2 4 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) VMware
3 9 (17.31%) Apple
3 9 (17.31%) Dell
3 9 (17.31%) HP
3 9 (17.31%) MobileIron
4 6 (11.54%) Citrix
5 5 (9.62%) Adobe
5 5 (9.62%) EqualLogic
5 5 (9.62%) Mitel
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle
5 5 (9.62%) Sophos
5 5 (9.62%) Veeam
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco
6 4 (7.69%) Retalix
6 4 (7.69%) Retek
7 3 (5.77%) Remedy