The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Dartford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 6.12% 12.24% 8.62%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Average salary £37,250 £25,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £22,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 15.31% 12.24% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 5
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
Kent

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 29 July 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
3 12 (80.00%) VMware
4 10 (66.67%) Backup Exec
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (60.00%) Citrix
5 9 (60.00%) Wireless
5 9 (60.00%) SAN
5 9 (60.00%) Veeam
5 9 (60.00%) FastStats
5 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (60.00%) VLAN
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (60.00%) Neolane
6 8 (53.33%) ProCurve
6 8 (53.33%) ITIL
6 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (53.33%) ZABBIX
6 8 (53.33%) XenApp
6 8 (53.33%) HP
6 8 (53.33%) ETL
7 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (40.00%) LAN
7 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco
7 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) FastStats
2 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Wireless
2 9 (60.00%) VLAN
2 9 (60.00%) SAN
3 6 (40.00%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) ETL
2 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) XenApp
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 8 (53.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Veeam
2 9 (60.00%) Neolane
2 9 (60.00%) Citrix
3 8 (53.33%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) ProCurve
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (33.33%) ExactTarget
6 3 (20.00%) Dell
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Kaspersky
8 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
8 1 (6.67%) Symantec
8 1 (6.67%) McAfee