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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 21 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 10.88% 16.02% 15.46%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 63.79% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 30
Median salary £34,000 £27,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £46,400
UK excluding London median 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
35 58 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 18.13% 25.11% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 35
Median salary £41,500 £43,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.59% +33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £55,000
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 7 December 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Croydon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 49 (98.00%) Windows
2 34 (68.00%) Windows Server
3 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (42.00%) SQL
5 18 (36.00%) VMware
6 16 (32.00%) MS Office
7 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 14 (28.00%) SAN
8 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
9 13 (26.00%) Office 365
9 13 (26.00%) DNS
10 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
10 12 (24.00%) DHCP
10 12 (24.00%) ITIL
10 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
10 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (22.00%) LAN
11 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (22.00%) Firewall
12 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (20.00%) Citrix
12 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (18.00%) Cisco
14 7 (14.00%) Retail
14 7 (14.00%) VoIP
14 7 (14.00%) WAN
14 7 (14.00%) 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 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (10.00%) IIS
4 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Office
2 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (26.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) SAN
2 13 (26.00%) DNS
3 12 (24.00%) DHCP
4 11 (22.00%) Firewall
4 11 (22.00%) LAN
5 7 (14.00%) VoIP
5 7 (14.00%) WAN
6 6 (12.00%) iSCSI
6 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.00%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (4.00%) HTTP
8 2 (4.00%) VLAN
9 1 (2.00%) Internet
9 1 (2.00%) MPLS
9 1 (2.00%) OSPF
9 1 (2.00%) RIP
9 1 (2.00%) SMTP
9 1 (2.00%) SNMP
9 1 (2.00%) SSL
9 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.00%) VLDB
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (14.00%) Retail
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) French Language
5 1 (2.00%) German Language
5 1 (2.00%) Publishing
5 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Administrator
2 13 (26.00%) Support Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (22.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 11 (22.00%) Server Administrator
4 11 (22.00%) Server Support
4 11 (22.00%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (22.00%) Systems Support
5 10 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 10 (20.00%) Firewall Administrator
5 10 (20.00%) Firewall Support
5 10 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
5 10 (20.00%) Windows Server Administrator
5 10 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
5 10 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 8 (16.00%) Service Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.00%) OpenID
2 1 (2.00%) SAML
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) iPad
2 6 (12.00%) iPhone
3 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (8.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (98.00%) Windows
2 34 (68.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (14.00%) Linux
7 6 (12.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (10.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.00%) Windows NT
9 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (12.00%) High Availability
2 6 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (12.00%) Refactoring
3 5 (10.00%) Workflow
4 4 (8.00%) Ticket Management
5 3 (6.00%) Information Security
5 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) Service Management
6 2 (4.00%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (4.00%) Network Management
7 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.00%) Change Control
7 1 (2.00%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Service Design
7 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.00%) C#
3 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) CCENT
1 5 (10.00%) Dell Certification
2 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.00%) vSphere
3 7 (14.00%) XenApp
4 6 (12.00%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (8.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.00%) NFS
8 1 (2.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Failover Clustering
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) VMware
3 10 (20.00%) Citrix
4 9 (18.00%) Cisco
5 6 (12.00%) Apple
5 6 (12.00%) Dell
5 6 (12.00%) HP
5 6 (12.00%) MobileIron
6 5 (10.00%) Adobe
6 5 (10.00%) EqualLogic
6 5 (10.00%) Mitel
6 5 (10.00%) Oracle
6 5 (10.00%) Sophos
6 5 (10.00%) Veeam
7 3 (6.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) Retalix
8 1 (2.00%) Retek