The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 14 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.21% 10.04% 5.23%
As % of the System Software category 78.95% 62.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 14
Average salary £32,500 £52,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £29,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £59,250 £33,550
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 40 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 9.13% 16.06% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 14
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +86.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £34,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
London

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Croydon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 21 (67.74%) MS Excel
4 16 (51.61%) Legal
5 13 (41.94%) MS Office
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
6 11 (35.48%) Degree
7 10 (32.26%) SolarWinds
7 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
7 10 (32.26%) SAN
7 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
8 9 (29.03%) Network Management
8 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (22.58%) Lync
10 6 (19.35%) VoIP
11 5 (16.13%) ITIL
11 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
12 4 (12.90%) DNS
12 4 (12.90%) HP
12 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
12 4 (12.90%) VMware
12 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
12 4 (12.90%) SCCM
13 3 (9.68%) Statistics
13 3 (9.68%) Office 365
13 3 (9.68%) Mitel
13 3 (9.68%) Firewall
13 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (9.68%) SLA
13 3 (9.68%) DHCP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) Lync
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (67.74%) MS Excel
2 13 (41.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) SAN
2 6 (19.35%) VoIP
3 4 (12.90%) DNS
4 3 (9.68%) DHCP
4 3 (9.68%) Firewall
5 2 (6.45%) Wireless
5 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) SSL
6 1 (3.23%) IPv6
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (51.61%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Publishing
2 2 (6.45%) Online Betting
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Technician
3 6 (19.35%) Service Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) IT Support
4 4 (12.90%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Support Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.68%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Network Management
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Practice Management
5 1 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
2 1 (3.23%) XenServer
2 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
2 1 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (3.23%) UAG
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) SolarWinds
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Mitel
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Websense
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
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