The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 4.84% 6.67% -
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Active Directory
Bedfordshire

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

System Software Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 14.52% 6.67% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £33,000 £29,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -38.94%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Dunstable

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) HP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 2 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Wintel Support
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix