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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 219 197 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.89% 5.47% 6.29%
As % of the System Software category 55.30% 59.16% 57.76%
Number of salaries quoted 200 169 160
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £47,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
396 333 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.46% 9.24% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 354 271 273
Average salary £36,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.19% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 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 23 January 2015.

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 23 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
Nottinghamshire +17 67 £24,000 -36.00% 9
Leicestershire +14 58 £39,000 +6.84% 14
Northamptonshire +11 50 £27,500 -8.33% 5
Derbyshire +23 30 £19,000 -62.00% 6
Lincolnshire +16 17 £19,000 -45.71% 4
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 341 (85.68%) Windows
2 265 (66.58%) Microsoft
3 155 (38.94%) VMware
4 129 (32.41%) MS Exchange
5 127 (31.91%) TCP/IP
6 124 (31.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 121 (30.40%) Hyper-V
8 115 (28.89%) MS Excel
9 112 (28.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 110 (27.64%) ITIL
10 110 (27.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 101 (25.38%) MS Office
12 100 (25.13%) SQL Server
13 97 (24.37%) DNS
14 91 (22.86%) DHCP
15 90 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
16 82 (20.60%) Windows Server 2003
17 66 (16.58%) Cisco
18 63 (15.83%) SCCM
18 63 (15.83%) Windows 7
19 62 (15.58%) MCSE
20 60 (15.08%) Firewall
21 54 (13.57%) Linux
21 54 (13.57%) SQL
22 52 (13.07%) WAN
23 49 (12.31%) Windows XP
23 49 (12.31%) IIS
23 49 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
24 47 (11.81%) SAN
25 46 (11.56%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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
1 129 (32.41%) MS Exchange
2 49 (12.31%) IIS
2 49 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (11.56%) Lync
4 36 (9.05%) SharePoint
5 25 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 25 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (3.77%) Apache
7 15 (3.77%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.76%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.26%) CMS
11 4 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 115 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 101 (25.38%) MS Office
3 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.75%) Line 500
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.54%) Office 365
2 13 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.01%) SaaS
4 3 (0.75%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 127 (31.91%) TCP/IP
2 97 (24.37%) DNS
3 91 (22.86%) DHCP
4 60 (15.08%) Firewall
5 52 (13.07%) WAN
6 47 (11.81%) SAN
7 42 (10.55%) Internet
8 39 (9.80%) LAN
9 33 (8.29%) VLAN
10 30 (7.54%) VPN
10 30 (7.54%) VoIP
11 18 (4.52%) ADSL
12 16 (4.02%) Wireshark
12 16 (4.02%) Broadband
13 15 (3.77%) RTP
13 15 (3.77%) H.323
14 9 (2.26%) Extranet
14 9 (2.26%) Intranet
15 8 (2.01%) PBX
16 6 (1.51%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (25.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.50%) DTS
7 2 (0.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (4.02%) Selenium
2 15 (3.77%) FogBugz
3 5 (1.26%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.25%) Fiddler
General
1 33 (8.29%) Telecoms
2 30 (7.54%) Retail
3 22 (5.53%) Finance
4 9 (2.26%) Law
5 5 (1.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.50%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.50%) Marketing
6 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.50%) Back Office
6 2 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.25%) Electronics
7 1 (0.25%) Advertising
7 1 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 84 (21.11%) Analyst
2 61 (15.33%) Support Engineer
3 53 (13.32%) 2nd Line Support
4 47 (11.81%) IT Support
5 34 (8.54%) Support Technician
6 31 (7.79%) Support Analyst
7 30 (7.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 25 (6.28%) Administrator
9 22 (5.53%) IT Support Technician
10 21 (5.28%) Network Engineer
10 21 (5.28%) Systems Engineer
11 20 (5.03%) Technical Support
11 20 (5.03%) Service Analyst
11 20 (5.03%) Service Desk Analyst
12 18 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
13 16 (4.02%) Technical Analyst
14 14 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 13 (3.27%) Tester
15 13 (3.27%) Desktop Support
15 13 (3.27%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.77%) .NET
2 6 (1.51%) HTML
2 6 (1.51%) ASP.NET
2 6 (1.51%) XML
3 4 (1.01%) WCF
4 3 (0.75%) XSL
4 3 (0.75%) CSS
4 3 (0.75%) Ajax
4 3 (0.75%) Silverlight
4 3 (0.75%) jQuery
5 1 (0.25%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.25%) SOAP
5 1 (0.25%) Web Services
5 1 (0.25%) COM
5 1 (0.25%) WAP
5 1 (0.25%) XHTML
5 1 (0.25%) REST
5 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.25%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.05%) Clustering
2 28 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.52%) Open Source
5 9 (2.26%) Replication
6 8 (2.01%) iPhone
7 6 (1.51%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.26%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.50%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.50%) PDA
10 2 (0.50%) Social Media
10 2 (0.50%) AS400
11 1 (0.25%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.25%) EPoS
11 1 (0.25%) NHS
11 1 (0.25%) DTV
11 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 341 (85.68%) Windows
2 124 (31.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 112 (28.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 82 (20.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 63 (15.83%) Windows 7
6 54 (13.57%) Linux
7 49 (12.31%) Windows XP
8 39 (9.80%) Windows 8
9 23 (5.78%) UNIX
10 21 (5.28%) Windows Vista
11 15 (3.77%) Solaris
12 14 (3.52%) Apple iOS
13 12 (3.02%) Android
14 7 (1.76%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.76%) Mac OS
15 5 (1.26%) Windows NT
16 4 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (1.01%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.75%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (27.64%) ITIL
2 36 (9.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (7.54%) Service Delivery
4 28 (7.04%) Incident Management
5 24 (6.03%) Problem Management
6 22 (5.53%) Change Management
7 21 (5.28%) Data Protection
8 19 (4.77%) Mentoring
9 16 (4.02%) Risk Analysis
9 16 (4.02%) Software Testing
9 16 (4.02%) Automation Testing
9 16 (4.02%) Scrum
10 15 (3.77%) RAD
11 14 (3.52%) Service Management
12 12 (3.02%) Migration
12 12 (3.02%) Project Management
13 10 (2.51%) Coaching
14 8 (2.01%) Time Management
15 7 (1.76%) ERP
16 6 (1.51%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 54 (13.57%) SQL
2 39 (9.80%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.01%) C#
3 8 (2.01%) VBScript
4 7 (1.76%) VB
5 5 (1.26%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.01%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.75%) C
7 3 (0.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 110 (27.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (15.58%) MCSE
3 44 (11.06%) CCNA
3 44 (11.06%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (10.05%) MCITP
5 37 (9.30%) Degree
6 34 (8.54%) MCP
7 17 (4.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (4.27%) SC Cleared
7 17 (4.27%) Security Cleared
8 16 (4.02%) ISTQB
8 16 (4.02%) MCSA
9 11 (2.76%) CCA
9 11 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (1.76%) MCTS
11 3 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.50%) HND
13 1 (0.25%) Security+ Certification
13 1 (0.25%) CISSP
13 1 (0.25%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.55%) SLA
2 16 (4.02%) QA
3 12 (3.02%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 121 (30.40%) Hyper-V
2 90 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.02%) vSphere
4 14 (3.52%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.26%) XenApp
7 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (1.01%) vCloud
7 4 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.75%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.50%) Firmware
9 2 (0.50%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 63 (15.83%) SCCM
2 38 (9.55%) SCOM
3 9 (2.26%) SCVMM
3 9 (2.26%) WSUS
4 7 (1.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 7 (1.76%) SCDPM
5 6 (1.51%) Windows Intune
6 4 (1.01%) SCSM
7 3 (0.75%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.75%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.75%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.50%) DameWare
8 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.25%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.25%) Nagios
9 1 (0.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 265 (66.58%) Microsoft
2 155 (38.94%) VMware
3 66 (16.58%) Cisco
4 32 (8.04%) Citrix
5 31 (7.79%) HP
6 26 (6.53%) Dell
7 22 (5.53%) EMC
8 20 (5.03%) NetApp
8 20 (5.03%) Oracle
9 19 (4.77%) Avaya
9 19 (4.77%) Altiris
10 18 (4.52%) Remedy
11 11 (2.76%) IBM
12 10 (2.51%) LANDesk
13 9 (2.26%) Lotus
13 9 (2.26%) Apple
14 8 (2.01%) Red Hat
15 7 (1.76%) Sage
16 6 (1.51%) MobileIron
17 5 (1.26%) SAP
Derbyshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barton-Upon-Humber, South Humberside
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Robert Half
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £39,000 per annum + oncall, bonus, pension, other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Barton-Upon-Humber, South Humberside
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + on call, overtime, bonus, pension ++
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health + life
Posted: 5 days ago
Mansfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincolnshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: 6 days ago