The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Dudley region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank - 8 6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - 9.38% 25.00%
As % of the System Software category - 30.00% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,125 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -2.57%
System Software Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
0 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - 31.25% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 9
Average salary - £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (80.00%) Broadband
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) NVQ Level 3
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (20.00%) PDA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Broadband
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Technician
1 4 (80.00%) ICT Technician
1 4 (80.00%) ICT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (20.00%) MCTS
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco