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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 36 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 13.85% 17.16% 10.92%
As % of the System Software category 63.16% 74.47% 59.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 28
Average salary £27,000 £24,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -38.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,000 £51,050
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
57 47 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 21.92% 23.04% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 57 46 42
Average salary £45,000 £24,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -49.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 14 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Croydon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 66 (94.29%) Windows
2 57 (81.43%) Microsoft
3 33 (47.14%) MS Exchange
4 27 (38.57%) VMware
5 25 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 24 (34.29%) ITIL
7 22 (31.43%) MS Office
8 21 (30.00%) Citrix
9 20 (28.57%) Linux
9 20 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 20 (28.57%) Office 365
10 17 (24.29%) Service Management
10 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
10 17 (24.29%) SQL
11 16 (22.86%) DNS
12 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (20.00%) Skype for Business
14 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (18.57%) Firewall
14 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
16 11 (15.71%) Replication
17 10 (14.29%) PowerShell
17 10 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
17 10 (14.29%) vCloud
17 10 (14.29%) IIS
17 10 (14.29%) SMTP
17 10 (14.29%) SAN
17 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
18 9 (12.86%) Windows 8

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 33 (47.14%) MS Exchange
2 14 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 10 (14.29%) IIS
4 8 (11.43%) Apache
4 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (31.43%) MS Office
2 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.57%) Office 365
2 10 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.86%) DNS
2 13 (18.57%) Firewall
3 10 (14.29%) SAN
3 10 (14.29%) SMTP
4 8 (11.43%) iSCSI
5 6 (8.57%) DHCP
5 6 (8.57%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.71%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.86%) VPN
9 1 (1.43%) 3G
9 1 (1.43%) 4G
9 1 (1.43%) Internet
9 1 (1.43%) VoIP
9 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) MySQL
General
1 3 (4.29%) Retail
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Analyst
2 18 (25.71%) Service Analyst
2 18 (25.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 13 (18.57%) Team Leader
4 12 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (17.14%) Help Desk Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) Support Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 8 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
7 7 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (8.57%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) IT Support
9 5 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) .NET
1 1 (1.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Replication
2 8 (11.43%) EqualLogic
3 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.57%) EPoS
5 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 66 (94.29%) Windows
2 25 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 20 (28.57%) Linux
3 20 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (12.86%) Windows 8
8 6 (8.57%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.71%) Android
9 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.71%) Mac OS X
9 4 (5.71%) Windows Phone
10 3 (4.29%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.86%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) ITIL
2 17 (24.29%) Service Management
3 7 (10.00%) Analytics
3 7 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (5.71%) Information Security
4 4 (5.71%) Line Management
4 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (5.71%) Ticket Management
5 3 (4.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.29%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.29%) Patch Management
5 3 (4.29%) Process Management
5 3 (4.29%) Time Management
6 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.86%) High Availability
6 2 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (1.43%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.43%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) SQL
2 10 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.71%) CCA
2 4 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.86%) MCSE
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) CCNP
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.29%) vCloud
3 9 (12.86%) vSphere
4 8 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.43%) XenApp
5 7 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.71%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.29%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.86%) Xen
9 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.71%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 57 (81.43%) Microsoft
2 27 (38.57%) VMware
3 21 (30.00%) Citrix
4 9 (12.86%) HP
5 8 (11.43%) Dell
5 8 (11.43%) Vyatta
5 8 (11.43%) Zerto
6 7 (10.00%) Remedy
7 4 (5.71%) Apple
8 2 (2.86%) Cisco
8 2 (2.86%) Veeam
8 2 (2.86%) Veritas
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle
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