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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 34 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 17.89% 6.51% 6.23%
As % of the System Software category 80.95% 56.67% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 17
Average salary £25,500 £26,250 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -51.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £24,625 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £48,750 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
42 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 22.11% 11.49% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 32
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Croydon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 61 (91.04%) Microsoft
2 59 (88.06%) Windows
3 35 (52.24%) MS Office
4 34 (50.75%) MS Exchange
5 31 (46.27%) Citrix
5 31 (46.27%) VMware
6 26 (38.81%) ITIL
7 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (35.82%) Windows 7
8 20 (29.85%) SQL
8 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
9 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2010
9 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (20.90%) VoIP
13 13 (19.40%) SLA
14 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (16.42%) Windows XP
16 10 (14.93%) Lync
16 10 (14.93%) DHCP
16 10 (14.93%) Oracle
16 10 (14.93%) DNS
16 10 (14.93%) Terminal Server
17 9 (13.43%) TCP/IP
17 9 (13.43%) Service Management
17 9 (13.43%) Windows 8
18 8 (11.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 7 (10.45%) IIS
19 7 (10.45%) CCNA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 34 (50.75%) MS Exchange
2 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (14.93%) Lync
5 7 (10.45%) IIS
6 5 (7.46%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (52.24%) MS Office
2 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) VoIP
2 10 (14.93%) DHCP
2 10 (14.93%) DNS
3 9 (13.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.96%) LAN
5 5 (7.46%) VPN
5 5 (7.46%) WAN
6 4 (5.97%) SAN
6 4 (5.97%) FTP
7 3 (4.48%) Wireless
8 2 (2.99%) Firewall
9 1 (1.49%) ADSL
9 1 (1.49%) Intranet
9 1 (1.49%) Internet
9 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.49%) NAS
9 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (5.97%) Legal
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Law
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) 2nd Line Support
2 22 (32.84%) Support Engineer
3 18 (26.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 17 (25.37%) Analyst
5 11 (16.42%) 1st Line Support
6 9 (13.43%) Service Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (11.94%) Help Desk Support
8 7 (10.45%) IT Support
8 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) IT Support Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) Help Desk Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) Support Technician
11 3 (4.48%) Team Leader
11 3 (4.48%) IT Support Technician
11 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 2 (2.99%) Service Desk Engineer
12 2 (2.99%) 1st Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.49%) CSS
2 1 (1.49%) XML
2 1 (1.49%) JSON
2 1 (1.49%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) Replication
3 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) EPoS
4 1 (1.49%) Physics
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 59 (88.06%) Windows
2 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (35.82%) Windows 7
3 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (16.42%) Windows XP
6 9 (13.43%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) ITIL
2 9 (13.43%) Service Management
3 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
3 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.97%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
4 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
4 4 (5.97%) Database Security
5 3 (4.48%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.99%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.49%) Web Development
7 1 (1.49%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.49%) High Availability
7 1 (1.49%) Change Management
7 1 (1.49%) Process Management
7 1 (1.49%) Information Security
7 1 (1.49%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.85%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.49%) C
3 1 (1.49%) C#
3 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (10.45%) CCNA
2 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.97%) MCITP
3 4 (5.97%) MCSE
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) MCP
5 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.93%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) SCOM
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
3 1 (1.49%) WSUS
3 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 61 (91.04%) Microsoft
2 31 (46.27%) Citrix
2 31 (46.27%) VMware
3 10 (14.93%) Oracle
4 5 (7.46%) Symantec
4 5 (7.46%) Lotus
5 4 (5.97%) Cisco
6 3 (4.48%) MobileIron
6 3 (4.48%) Motorola
6 3 (4.48%) Juniper
6 3 (4.48%) Mitel
7 1 (1.49%) Dell
7 1 (1.49%) Remedy
7 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.49%) Veeam
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