The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 2 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 20 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 55.56% - 22.22%
As % of the System Software category 90.91% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £36,250
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 61.11% 25.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 2
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Dudley

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Dudley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Dudley region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Dudley

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 22 (91.67%) Windows
3 20 (83.33%) Citrix
3 20 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (75.00%) ITIL
5 17 (70.83%) Linux
5 17 (70.83%) NetApp
6 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
7 14 (58.33%) MCSE
7 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (54.17%) SLA
8 13 (54.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (25.00%) Service Management
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco
11 4 (16.67%) Dell
11 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (12.50%) vSphere
12 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
12 3 (12.50%) XenApp
12 3 (12.50%) XenServer
12 3 (12.50%) SQL
13 2 (8.33%) C
13 2 (8.33%) LAN
13 2 (8.33%) Process Management
13 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
13 2 (8.33%) Change Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Analyst
2 13 (54.17%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Process Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) MCSE
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (54.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) XenApp
2 3 (12.50%) XenServer
2 3 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 20 (83.33%) Citrix
3 17 (70.83%) NetApp
4 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco
6 4 (16.67%) Dell