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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 37 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 15.16% 14.60% 13.00%
As % of the System Software category 86.05% 61.11% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 24
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,150 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,100 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
43 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 17.62% 23.89% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 42
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,450 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Croydon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 48 (94.12%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) MS Excel
3 34 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 21 (41.18%) MS Office
4 21 (41.18%) SQL
5 20 (39.22%) SAN
5 20 (39.22%) Legal
6 19 (37.25%) SolarWinds
7 18 (35.29%) Windows 7
8 17 (33.33%) Degree
8 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 17 (33.33%) Network Management
9 16 (31.37%) ITIL
10 11 (21.57%) Lync
11 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (13.73%) Blackberry
12 7 (13.73%) Windows XP
13 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
14 5 (9.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (9.80%) LAN
14 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
15 4 (7.84%) Windows Vista
15 4 (7.84%) SCCM
15 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
15 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
15 4 (7.84%) VoIP
15 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
15 4 (7.84%) HP
15 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (21.57%) Lync
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.96%) OnBase
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (76.47%) MS Excel
2 21 (41.18%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.96%) Maya
3 1 (1.96%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.96%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (39.22%) SAN
2 5 (9.80%) LAN
2 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.84%) VoIP
4 3 (5.88%) WAN
4 3 (5.88%) Intranet
4 3 (5.88%) Extranet
4 3 (5.88%) Firewall
5 2 (3.92%) Network Security
5 2 (3.92%) DNS
6 1 (1.96%) IPv6
6 1 (1.96%) VPN
6 1 (1.96%) DHCP
6 1 (1.96%) FTP
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.96%) NAS
6 1 (1.96%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 20 (39.22%) Legal
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Analyst
1 19 (37.25%) Infrastructure Technician
2 11 (21.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Service Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Support Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) IT Support
3 8 (15.69%) Help Desk Support
4 7 (13.73%) IT Support Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Intranet Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Support
8 2 (3.92%) Architect
8 2 (3.92%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (1.96%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
1 3 (5.88%) Classic ASP
1 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) Statistics
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) iPad
3 1 (1.96%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 48 (94.12%) Windows
2 18 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (13.73%) Windows XP
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Vista
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.96%) Linux
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Network Management
2 16 (31.37%) ITIL
3 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.96%) ITSM
6 1 (1.96%) Practice Management
6 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.96%) ERP
6 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.96%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) C#
2 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) vSphere
2 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.96%) UAG
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.96%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.96%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (37.25%) SolarWinds
3 4 (7.84%) HP
4 3 (5.88%) Apple
4 3 (5.88%) Symantec
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Sophos
5 2 (3.92%) Sage
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe
6 1 (1.96%) Dell
6 1 (1.96%) Juniper
6 1 (1.96%) Novell
6 1 (1.96%) Peregrine
6 1 (1.96%) Lotus
6 1 (1.96%) Websense
6 1 (1.96%) Wyse
6 1 (1.96%) Perforce
6 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.96%) Remedy
6 1 (1.96%) Acronis
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