The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 41 43 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.29% 2.33% 5.29%
As % of the System Software category 23.26% 19.44% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 10
Average salary £22,000 £30,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £26,450 £24,724
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Active Directory
Derbyshire

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

System Software Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
43 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 14.14% 11.96% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35 31 20
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,400 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Derby

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Derby region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Derby

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) VMware
3 16 (50.00%) Cisco
4 13 (40.63%) SQL
5 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (31.25%) DNS
6 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (28.13%) SAN
8 8 (25.00%) DHCP
8 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.00%) MS Office
8 8 (25.00%) ITIL
8 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (21.88%) Linux
9 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
9 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
11 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
11 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
11 5 (15.63%) IIS
12 4 (12.50%) WAN
12 4 (12.50%) LAN
12 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (12.50%) VPN
12 4 (12.50%) Firewall
12 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.63%) IIS
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.25%) Lync
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) DNS
2 9 (28.13%) SAN
3 8 (25.00%) DHCP
4 4 (12.50%) LAN
4 4 (12.50%) WAN
4 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) Internet
5 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) LDAP
6 2 (6.25%) VoIP
6 2 (6.25%) OSPF
6 2 (6.25%) BGP
6 2 (6.25%) Wireless
6 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Support Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Support
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) IT Support
7 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Systems Support
8 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Senior Technical Support
9 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Administrator
9 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) JSP
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) EPoS
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) RMADS
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.88%) Linux
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
7 2 (6.25%) UNIX
8 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Security Management
3 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Information Assurance
3 2 (6.25%) SIEM
3 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) C
3 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CISSP
4 2 (6.25%) CISM
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.25%) JSP 440
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) VMware
2 16 (50.00%) Cisco
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) Avaya
5 2 (6.25%) IronPort
5 2 (6.25%) McAfee
6 1 (3.13%) Siemens