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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 33 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 17.65% 6.61% 9.92%
As % of the System Software category 80.49% 66.67% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 24
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -39.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
41 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 21.93% 9.92% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 39 22 35
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Croydon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 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 63 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 59 (89.39%) Windows
3 44 (66.67%) VMware
4 38 (57.58%) MS Exchange
5 35 (53.03%) Citrix
6 34 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (45.45%) MS Office
8 29 (43.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (42.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (37.88%) SQL
10 25 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (27.27%) Windows 8
12 18 (27.27%) ITIL
12 18 (27.27%) VoIP
13 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
14 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
14 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
15 15 (22.73%) Windows XP
16 14 (21.21%) Terminal Server
16 14 (21.21%) TCP/IP
17 12 (18.18%) SLA
18 11 (16.67%) DNS
18 11 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
18 11 (16.67%) DHCP
18 11 (16.67%) IIS
18 11 (16.67%) CCNA
19 9 (13.64%) Mac OS X
19 9 (13.64%) Oracle
19 9 (13.64%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 38 (57.58%) MS Exchange
2 22 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (16.67%) IIS
5 5 (7.58%) IBM Notes
6 4 (6.06%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (45.45%) MS Office
2 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) VoIP
2 14 (21.21%) TCP/IP
3 11 (16.67%) DHCP
3 11 (16.67%) DNS
4 9 (13.64%) LAN
5 8 (12.12%) WAN
5 8 (12.12%) VPN
6 7 (10.61%) SAN
7 6 (9.09%) Wireless
8 4 (6.06%) FTP
9 2 (3.03%) Firewall
10 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.52%) ADSL
10 1 (1.52%) VLAN
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.52%) NAS
10 1 (1.52%) Intranet
10 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.06%) Legal
2 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) 2nd Line Support
2 27 (40.91%) Support Engineer
3 22 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (22.73%) Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) IT Support
7 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.55%) Support Technician
8 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
9 2 (3.03%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) 1st Line Support Technician
9 2 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
1 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.58%) Replication
3 4 (6.06%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) EPoS
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 59 (89.39%) Windows
2 34 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (43.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (42.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (27.27%) Windows 8
6 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
7 15 (22.73%) Windows XP
8 9 (13.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) ITIL
2 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 6 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
3 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
3 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.06%) Network Architecture
4 4 (6.06%) Database Security
5 3 (4.55%) Service Management
6 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.03%) Time Management
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.03%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.52%) High Availability
7 1 (1.52%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.52%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.52%) Line Management
7 1 (1.52%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.52%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.52%) C
3 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) CCNA
1 11 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (7.58%) MCITP
4 5 (7.58%) MCSE
4 5 (7.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.52%) MCTS
5 1 (1.52%) MCP
5 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.21%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.03%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) SCOM
2 1 (1.52%) WSUS
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 44 (66.67%) VMware
3 35 (53.03%) Citrix
4 9 (13.64%) Oracle
5 7 (10.61%) Cisco
6 6 (9.09%) Mitel
6 6 (9.09%) MobileIron
6 6 (9.09%) Juniper
6 6 (9.09%) Motorola
7 5 (7.58%) Lotus
7 5 (7.58%) Symantec
8 3 (4.55%) Veeam
9 2 (3.03%) Remedy
10 1 (1.52%) SAP
10 1 (1.52%) Dell
10 1 (1.52%) SonicWALL
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus 15% Bonus plus Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus overtime and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago