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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 3.45% 6.19% 9.62%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 40.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £31,250 £37,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.10% +49.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £36,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £37,500 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
2 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 3.45% 15.46% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 9
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 4 August 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam