The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 41 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 187 180 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.20% 5.56% 6.03%
As % of the System Software category 63.61% 50.70% 50.12%
Number of salaries quoted 155 161 180
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £20,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
Active Directory
England

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

System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
294 355 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.18% 10.96% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 242 309 360
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Active Directory
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire +15 70 £33,750 +16.37% 6
Northamptonshire +2 66 £37,500 +32.74% 10
Leicestershire -14 25 £30,000 -21.05% 7
Derbyshire -19 20 £27,500 +3.77% 3
Lincolnshire -7 7 £25,000 -7.40%
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 318 (79.90%) Windows
2 270 (67.84%) Microsoft
3 194 (48.74%) VMware
4 186 (46.73%) MS Exchange
5 144 (36.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 138 (34.67%) Hyper-V
7 129 (32.41%) MS Excel
8 122 (30.65%) ITIL
9 116 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 113 (28.39%) TCP/IP
11 112 (28.14%) DNS
12 110 (27.64%) DHCP
13 109 (27.39%) SQL Server
14 104 (26.13%) VMware Infrastructure
15 100 (25.13%) Cisco
15 100 (25.13%) Windows Server 2003
16 91 (22.86%) MCSE
17 90 (22.61%) Exchange Server 2010
18 89 (22.36%) Windows Server 2012
19 85 (21.36%) Firewall
20 77 (19.35%) MS Office
21 74 (18.59%) Windows 7
22 73 (18.34%) CCNA
22 73 (18.34%) Cisco Certification
23 64 (16.08%) Citrix
24 63 (15.83%) Windows XP
25 61 (15.33%) WAN
26 60 (15.08%) Lync
27 57 (14.32%) MCITP
28 55 (13.82%) SQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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
1 186 (46.73%) MS Exchange
2 90 (22.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (15.08%) Lync
4 45 (11.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 44 (11.06%) IIS
6 37 (9.30%) SharePoint
7 30 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 28 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (3.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.76%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (1.51%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.26%) IBM Notes
13 4 (1.01%) Apache
13 4 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.01%) Quickr
14 3 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
16 1 (0.25%) Commerce Server
16 1 (0.25%) CMS
Applications
1 129 (32.41%) MS Excel
2 77 (19.35%) MS Office
3 4 (1.01%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.75%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 40 (10.05%) Office 365
2 6 (1.51%) IaaS
3 5 (1.26%) PaaS
4 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.75%) SaaS
5 3 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 113 (28.39%) TCP/IP
2 112 (28.14%) DNS
3 110 (27.64%) DHCP
4 85 (21.36%) Firewall
5 61 (15.33%) WAN
6 49 (12.31%) SAN
7 45 (11.31%) LAN
8 35 (8.79%) Internet
9 33 (8.29%) VPN
10 29 (7.29%) VoIP
11 26 (6.53%) VLAN
12 18 (4.52%) Wireshark
12 18 (4.52%) Wireless
13 17 (4.27%) RTP
13 17 (4.27%) H.323
14 15 (3.77%) SMTP
15 13 (3.27%) SSL
16 12 (3.02%) LDAP
16 12 (3.02%) BGP
17 10 (2.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (27.39%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.76%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.76%) MySQL
6 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.26%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.26%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.25%) MS Access
8 1 (0.25%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.51%) Selenium
2 10 (2.51%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.26%) FogBugz
4 5 (1.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.25%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.25%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.25%) Subversion
5 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.25%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 50 (12.56%) Retail
2 30 (7.54%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.28%) Finance
4 8 (2.01%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.76%) Law
6 5 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.50%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.25%) Billing
8 1 (0.25%) Marketing
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 93 (23.37%) Analyst
2 48 (12.06%) Support Engineer
3 35 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (8.54%) Support Analyst
5 27 (6.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 26 (6.53%) Consultant
7 24 (6.03%) IT Support
8 21 (5.28%) 2nd Line Support
8 21 (5.28%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 20 (5.03%) Service Analyst
9 20 (5.03%) Service Desk Analyst
10 19 (4.77%) Technical Specialist
10 19 (4.77%) Network Engineer
11 17 (4.27%) Administrator
12 16 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (4.02%) Technical Support
13 14 (3.52%) 1st Line Support
13 14 (3.52%) Systems Engineer
13 14 (3.52%) Desktop Support
13 14 (3.52%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.02%) .NET
2 11 (2.76%) XML
3 9 (2.26%) ASP.NET
3 9 (2.26%) CSS
3 9 (2.26%) HTML
4 8 (2.01%) Ajax
4 8 (2.01%) jQuery
5 6 (1.51%) LAMP
5 6 (1.51%) XSL
5 6 (1.51%) Middleware
5 6 (1.51%) WCF
5 6 (1.51%) Silverlight
6 3 (0.75%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.50%) HTML5
7 2 (0.50%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.25%) XSD
8 1 (0.25%) Web Services
8 1 (0.25%) COM
8 1 (0.25%) CSS3
8 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.03%) Management Information System
2 20 (5.03%) Clustering
3 11 (2.76%) Open Source
4 10 (2.51%) iPhone
5 7 (1.76%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.51%) Replication
6 6 (1.51%) Smartcard
6 6 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.26%) DataPower
7 5 (1.26%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.01%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.75%) Firmware
9 3 (0.75%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.75%) SCADA
9 3 (0.75%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.50%) Statistics
10 2 (0.50%) EPoS
10 2 (0.50%) Social Media
10 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 318 (79.90%) Windows
2 116 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 100 (25.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 89 (22.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (18.59%) Windows 7
6 63 (15.83%) Windows XP
7 46 (11.56%) Linux
8 30 (7.54%) Windows 8
9 25 (6.28%) Windows Vista
10 18 (4.52%) UNIX
11 5 (1.26%) AIX
11 5 (1.26%) HPUX
11 5 (1.26%) Android
11 5 (1.26%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.75%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.25%) Solaris
15 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (30.65%) ITIL
2 35 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (6.28%) Service Delivery
4 23 (5.78%) ITIL V3
5 21 (5.28%) Migration
6 19 (4.77%) Service Management
7 15 (3.77%) Incident Management
7 15 (3.77%) Problem Management
8 13 (3.27%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (3.02%) Project Management
10 11 (2.76%) Mentoring
11 10 (2.51%) CRM
11 10 (2.51%) Scrum
11 10 (2.51%) Risk Analysis
11 10 (2.51%) Software Testing
11 10 (2.51%) Automation Testing
11 10 (2.51%) Data Protection
12 9 (2.26%) RAD
13 8 (2.01%) Change Management
13 8 (2.01%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (13.82%) SQL
2 17 (4.27%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.52%) VBScript
4 9 (2.26%) C#
5 8 (2.01%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.76%) VB
7 4 (1.01%) Perl
7 4 (1.01%) PHP
8 3 (0.75%) VBA
9 2 (0.50%) C
9 2 (0.50%) Java
9 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 144 (36.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 91 (22.86%) MCSE
3 73 (18.34%) CCNA
3 73 (18.34%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (14.32%) MCITP
5 53 (13.32%) MCSA
6 31 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 27 (6.78%) Degree
8 25 (6.28%) MCP
9 20 (5.03%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (4.52%) Security Cleared
11 17 (4.27%) SC Cleared
12 15 (3.77%) CCA
13 14 (3.52%) MCTS
13 14 (3.52%) CCEE
14 11 (2.76%) CCNP
15 10 (2.51%) ISTQB
16 5 (1.26%) CCIA
16 5 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 4 (1.01%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.81%) SLA
2 12 (3.02%) QA
3 4 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 138 (34.67%) Hyper-V
2 104 (26.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.04%) vSphere
4 24 (6.03%) XenApp
5 23 (5.78%) XenDesktop
6 8 (2.01%) XenServer
7 7 (1.76%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.01%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.01%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.75%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.50%) UAG
10 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.25%) IAG
Systems Management
1 35 (8.79%) SCCM
2 26 (6.53%) SCOM
3 21 (5.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 17 (4.27%) Backup Exec
5 11 (2.76%) WSUS
6 9 (2.26%) SCDPM
7 8 (2.01%) SCVMM
8 5 (1.26%) DameWare
8 5 (1.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (1.01%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.75%) Windows Intune
10 3 (0.75%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.75%) SCSM
11 2 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.25%) MAILsweeper
12 1 (0.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 270 (67.84%) Microsoft
2 194 (48.74%) VMware
3 100 (25.13%) Cisco
4 64 (16.08%) Citrix
5 30 (7.54%) HP
6 28 (7.04%) NetApp
7 27 (6.78%) Symantec
8 19 (4.77%) Avaya
9 10 (2.51%) Dell
9 10 (2.51%) Altiris
10 8 (2.01%) Apple
10 8 (2.01%) Oracle
11 7 (1.76%) SAP
11 7 (1.76%) IBM
11 7 (1.76%) Sophos
12 6 (1.51%) Remedy
12 6 (1.51%) CA
13 5 (1.26%) Lotus
14 4 (1.01%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.01%) EMC
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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