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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
London / Croydon
Rank 18 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 8.25% 16.54% 15.54%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 71.67% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 29
Median salary £29,500 £27,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £23,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £27,600
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
24 60 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 12.37% 23.08% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 60 38
Median salary £37,000 £43,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.94% +81.25%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 18 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Croydon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) Windows Server
3 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
4 18 (48.65%) VMware
5 14 (37.84%) Citrix
6 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (29.73%) Cisco
7 11 (29.73%) SQL
7 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
7 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
8 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
8 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (24.32%) SAN
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
10 8 (21.62%) MS Office
10 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
11 7 (18.92%) XenApp
11 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (16.22%) Failover Clustering
12 6 (16.22%) High Availability
12 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (16.22%) Refactoring
12 6 (16.22%) ITIL
12 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
12 6 (16.22%) VLDB
12 6 (16.22%) Linux

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 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (21.62%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.51%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) SAN
2 5 (13.51%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 4 (10.81%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.11%) VoIP
5 2 (5.41%) HTTP
5 2 (5.41%) VLAN
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) MPLS
6 1 (2.70%) NAS
6 1 (2.70%) RIP
6 1 (2.70%) SMTP
6 1 (2.70%) SNMP
6 1 (2.70%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (16.22%) VLDB
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) French Language
2 1 (2.70%) German Language
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
2 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (16.22%) DBA
3 6 (16.22%) SQL DBA
3 6 (16.22%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (13.51%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 5 (13.51%) Server Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Server Support
4 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Support
4 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Support
5 4 (10.81%) Production DBA
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.70%) OpenID
1 1 (2.70%) SAML
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.11%) iPad
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) Windows Server
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.22%) Linux
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (16.22%) High Availability
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL
1 6 (16.22%) Refactoring
2 4 (10.81%) Ticket Management
3 3 (8.11%) Information Security
3 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.70%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Data Management
5 1 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.70%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Service Design
5 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) DBS Check
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
2 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.92%) XenApp
4 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.70%) Firmware
6 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.70%) NFS
6 1 (2.70%) vCloud
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.70%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (16.22%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (10.81%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.70%) OpenView
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) VMware
3 14 (37.84%) Citrix
4 11 (29.73%) Cisco
5 3 (8.11%) Remedy
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) HP