The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 6.25% 25.00% 12.00%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% +17.77%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dartford region.

System Software Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 12.50% 33.33% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 3
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +48.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Dartford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Dartford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Dartford region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Dartford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) Intranet
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) HP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (16.67%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Intranet
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Neolane
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Dartford, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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