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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 12.44% 11.71% 9.25%
As % of the System Software category 90.32% 57.78% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 20
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,400 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
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
31 45 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 13.78% 20.27% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 26
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 27 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Croydon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 42 (93.33%) Windows
2 34 (75.56%) MS Excel
3 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
4 22 (48.89%) MS Office
5 18 (40.00%) Legal
5 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 17 (37.78%) SAN
7 16 (35.56%) SQL
7 16 (35.56%) SolarWinds
7 16 (35.56%) Degree
8 15 (33.33%) ITIL
9 14 (31.11%) Network Management
10 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
11 11 (24.44%) Lync
12 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (15.56%) Blackberry
14 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
14 6 (13.33%) VoIP
14 6 (13.33%) VMware
14 6 (13.33%) ITIL V3
15 5 (11.11%) SCCM
15 5 (11.11%) SLA
15 5 (11.11%) HP
16 4 (8.89%) WAN
16 4 (8.89%) Statistics
16 4 (8.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
17 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
17 3 (6.67%) Office 365

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
2 11 (24.44%) Lync
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (75.56%) MS Excel
2 22 (48.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.22%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.22%) Maya
3 1 (2.22%) 3ds Max
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) SAN
2 6 (13.33%) VoIP
3 4 (8.89%) WAN
4 3 (6.67%) DHCP
4 3 (6.67%) DNS
4 3 (6.67%) Firewall
5 2 (4.44%) Wireless
5 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.44%) LAN
5 2 (4.44%) Intranet
5 2 (4.44%) Extranet
5 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) IPv6
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 18 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Analyst
2 16 (35.56%) Infrastructure Technician
3 10 (22.22%) IT Support
3 10 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) IT Support Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (8.89%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Architect
10 2 (4.44%) Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Systems Support
10 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (4.44%) Support Manager
10 2 (4.44%) IT Support Manager
10 2 (4.44%) Intranet Developer
11 1 (2.22%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) HTML
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) Classic ASP
1 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.89%) Statistics
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.22%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Network Management
3 6 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (4.44%) Change Control
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.22%) Change Management
5 1 (2.22%) ITSM
5 1 (2.22%) Practice Management
5 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C#
2 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) vSphere
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) Novell eDirectory
3 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.22%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) WSUS
3 1 (2.22%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) SolarWinds
3 6 (13.33%) VMware
4 5 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco
6 2 (4.44%) Apple
6 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) Remedy
7 1 (2.22%) Websense
7 1 (2.22%) Perforce
7 1 (2.22%) Juniper
7 1 (2.22%) Novell
7 1 (2.22%) Peregrine
7 1 (2.22%) Lotus
7 1 (2.22%) Adobe
7 1 (2.22%) Acronis
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago