The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 13 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 54 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 13.33% 2.55% 1.87%
As % of the System Software category 87.10% 29.41% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 5 6
Average salary £34,000 £22,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -43.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
South West

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

System Software Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 15.31% 8.67% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 54 22 31
Average salary £29,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.27% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £41,500 £42,500
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 Devon

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Devon

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Devon

Active Directory
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +26 23 £35,000 +47.36% 5
Plymouth - 14 £21,000 -
Okehampton - 3 - -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 96 (89.72%) Windows
2 74 (69.16%) Microsoft
3 69 (64.49%) MS Exchange
4 56 (52.34%) VMware
5 55 (51.40%) LAN
6 52 (48.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 50 (46.73%) Cisco
8 49 (45.79%) WAN
9 43 (40.19%) MCITP
10 42 (39.25%) WLAN
11 41 (38.32%) Lync
12 39 (36.45%) Avaya
13 32 (29.91%) TCP/IP
14 25 (23.36%) Dell
15 23 (21.50%) Citrix
15 23 (21.50%) MS Office
15 23 (21.50%) ITIL
15 23 (21.50%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (20.56%) HP
17 20 (18.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 19 (17.76%) Back Office
19 18 (16.82%) DNS
19 18 (16.82%) Linux
19 18 (16.82%) DHCP
20 16 (14.95%) Configuration Management
20 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
20 16 (14.95%) SCCM
20 16 (14.95%) Hyper-V
21 14 (13.08%) SSL
22 13 (12.15%) Firewall

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 69 (64.49%) MS Exchange
2 41 (38.32%) Lync
3 12 (11.21%) SharePoint
3 12 (11.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (11.21%) IIS
4 7 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 23 (21.50%) MS Office
2 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.48%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (51.40%) LAN
2 49 (45.79%) WAN
3 42 (39.25%) WLAN
4 32 (29.91%) TCP/IP
5 18 (16.82%) DNS
5 18 (16.82%) DHCP
6 14 (13.08%) SSL
7 13 (12.15%) Firewall
8 10 (9.35%) Internet
9 9 (8.41%) VPN
10 8 (7.48%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (7.48%) VoIP
10 8 (7.48%) Wireshark
10 8 (7.48%) tcpdump
11 4 (3.74%) Unified Communications
11 4 (3.74%) ADSL
11 4 (3.74%) SMTP
11 4 (3.74%) SAN
12 3 (2.80%) FTP
13 1 (0.93%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.48%) MySQL
1 8 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (7.48%) CouchDB
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (17.76%) Back Office
2 6 (5.61%) French Language
2 6 (5.61%) Spanish Language
3 5 (4.67%) Finance
4 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (25.23%) Project Engineer
2 25 (23.36%) Support Engineer
3 23 (21.50%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (11.21%) Administrator
5 11 (10.28%) Systems Support
5 11 (10.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) IT Administrator
7 8 (7.48%) Systems Support Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Server Administrator
8 7 (6.54%) Server Support
8 7 (6.54%) Consultant
9 6 (5.61%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (5.61%) Solutions Consultant
9 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) IT Support
10 5 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.67%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Blackberry
2 8 (7.48%) Clustering
3 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.74%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.74%) Statistics
5 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 96 (89.72%) Windows
2 18 (16.82%) Linux
3 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (10.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (10.28%) Windows 7
4 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.41%) Windows 8
5 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.48%) Mac OS X
6 8 (7.48%) Android
6 8 (7.48%) CentOS
6 8 (7.48%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.74%) Windows Vista
7 4 (3.74%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.50%) ITIL
2 16 (14.95%) Configuration Management
3 11 (10.28%) Project Management
4 10 (9.35%) Migration
5 8 (7.48%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.74%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.74%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.80%) Risk Management
9 2 (1.87%) Time Management
10 1 (0.93%) Data Protection
10 1 (0.93%) Email Migration
10 1 (0.93%) Mentoring
10 1 (0.93%) Change Management
10 1 (0.93%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.48%) C++
1 8 (7.48%) Python
1 8 (7.48%) Objective-C
1 8 (7.48%) Lua
1 8 (7.48%) Bash Shell
2 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.80%) SQL
3 3 (2.80%) VBScript
4 1 (0.93%) VB
4 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (48.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (40.19%) MCITP
3 20 (18.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (10.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (7.48%) RHCSA
5 8 (7.48%) CCNA
5 8 (7.48%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (7.48%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (6.54%) Degree
7 6 (5.61%) VCP5
7 6 (5.61%) MCP
8 5 (4.67%) MCSA
9 3 (2.80%) MCDST
10 2 (1.87%) RHCE
10 2 (1.87%) MCSE
10 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.87%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (21.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.95%) Hyper-V
3 13 (12.15%) vSphere
4 11 (10.28%) ISA Server
5 10 (9.35%) VMware ESX
6 7 (6.54%) XenServer
6 7 (6.54%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.74%) Docker
8 3 (2.80%) XenApp
9 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (14.95%) SCCM
2 10 (9.35%) SCOM
3 8 (7.48%) HP SIM
3 8 (7.48%) Puppet
3 8 (7.48%) OpenView
3 8 (7.48%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.74%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.93%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 74 (69.16%) Microsoft
2 56 (52.34%) VMware
3 50 (46.73%) Cisco
4 39 (36.45%) Avaya
5 25 (23.36%) Dell
6 23 (21.50%) Citrix
7 22 (20.56%) HP
8 12 (11.21%) IBM
9 11 (10.28%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.87%) Veeam
11 1 (0.93%) Trend Micro
11 1 (0.93%) Sophos
11 1 (0.93%) IronPort
11 1 (0.93%) Juniper
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 11 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
People Source
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago