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 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 13 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 29 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 17.26% 6.86% 10.00%
As % of the System Software category 74.36% 82.35% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 26
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £34,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
39 17 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 23.21% 8.33% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 44
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £29,388 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,750 £55,000
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 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 31 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Croydon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 59 (92.19%) Microsoft
2 57 (89.06%) Windows
3 48 (75.00%) VMware
4 37 (57.81%) MS Exchange
5 35 (54.69%) Citrix
5 35 (54.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (45.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 23 (35.94%) SQL
10 23 (35.94%) MS Office
11 19 (29.69%) Windows 8
12 18 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2013
12 18 (28.13%) VoIP
13 16 (25.00%) Terminal Server
14 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
14 15 (23.44%) TCP/IP
15 14 (21.88%) IIS
15 14 (21.88%) ITIL
16 13 (20.31%) Windows XP
16 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
17 12 (18.75%) SLA
17 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
18 11 (17.19%) CCNA
18 11 (17.19%) DNS
18 11 (17.19%) DHCP
19 10 (15.63%) LAN
19 10 (15.63%) Mac OS X
20 9 (14.06%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 37 (57.81%) MS Exchange
2 24 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (21.88%) IIS
5 5 (7.81%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (35.94%) MS Office
2 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) VoIP
2 15 (23.44%) TCP/IP
3 11 (17.19%) DHCP
3 11 (17.19%) DNS
4 10 (15.63%) LAN
5 9 (14.06%) WAN
6 8 (12.50%) VPN
6 8 (12.50%) SAN
7 6 (9.38%) Wireless
8 4 (6.25%) FTP
9 2 (3.13%) VLAN
9 2 (3.13%) Firewall
10 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.56%) NAS
10 1 (1.56%) Intranet
10 1 (1.56%) Internet
10 1 (1.56%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
1 4 (6.25%) Legal
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Local Government
3 1 (1.56%) Law
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) 2nd Line Support
2 29 (45.31%) Support Engineer
3 24 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) IT Support
8 3 (4.69%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (4.69%) Support Technician
9 2 (3.13%) Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) 1st Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Blackberry
1 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.81%) Replication
3 4 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) EPoS
5 1 (1.56%) Clustering
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) AS400
5 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (89.06%) Windows
2 35 (54.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (29.69%) Windows 8
6 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
6 13 (20.31%) Windows XP
7 10 (15.63%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.56%) AIX
8 1 (1.56%) Linux
8 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) ITIL
2 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
3 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
3 6 (9.38%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (7.81%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (7.81%) Network Architecture
5 4 (6.25%) Database Security
6 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.13%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.13%) Time Management
8 1 (1.56%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.56%) Project Management
8 1 (1.56%) Service Management
8 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.56%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.56%) Information Security
8 1 (1.56%) High Availability
8 1 (1.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.56%) C
3 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.19%) CCNA
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (9.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (7.81%) MCITP
5 5 (7.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (7.81%) MCSE
6 1 (1.56%) CCNP
6 1 (1.56%) MCP
6 1 (1.56%) MCTS
6 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (45.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.13%) vSphere
3 2 (3.13%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (1.56%) WSUS
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (92.19%) Microsoft
2 48 (75.00%) VMware
3 35 (54.69%) Citrix
4 8 (12.50%) Cisco
5 6 (9.38%) MobileIron
5 6 (9.38%) Mitel
5 6 (9.38%) Juniper
5 6 (9.38%) Motorola
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle
6 5 (7.81%) Lotus
6 5 (7.81%) Symantec
7 3 (4.69%) Veeam
8 2 (3.13%) Remedy
9 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.56%) SAP
9 1 (1.56%) Dell
9 1 (1.56%) EMC
9 1 (1.56%) NetApp
9 1 (1.56%) Avaya
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £22,000 - 28,601 per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago