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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 251 236 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.90% 5.96% 5.42%
As % of the System Software category 58.51% 62.77% 53.87%
Number of salaries quoted 215 204 142
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,456 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.41%
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
429 376 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.79% 9.49% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 362 319 258
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +18 92 £27,500 -35.29% 10
Leicestershire +26 64 £28,750 -10.85% 7
Northamptonshire -16 49 £32,500 -2.98% 3
Derbyshire +12 34 £24,500 -45.55% 8
Lincolnshire -8 14 £20,000 -24.52% 6
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 398 (87.09%) Windows
2 264 (57.77%) Microsoft
3 172 (37.64%) VMware
4 140 (30.63%) TCP/IP
5 137 (29.98%) MS Exchange
6 135 (29.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 125 (27.35%) MS Excel
8 121 (26.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 116 (25.38%) Hyper-V
10 111 (24.29%) ITIL
11 109 (23.85%) SQL Server
12 106 (23.19%) DNS
13 97 (21.23%) VMware Infrastructure
14 96 (21.01%) Windows 7
15 90 (19.69%) MS Office
16 89 (19.47%) SCCM
17 83 (18.16%) Microsoft Certification
18 82 (17.94%) SQL
19 81 (17.72%) DHCP
20 72 (15.75%) IIS
21 71 (15.54%) Windows Server 2003
22 62 (13.57%) Cisco
23 61 (13.35%) Firewall
24 58 (12.69%) Citrix
25 57 (12.47%) Linux
26 55 (12.04%) Clustering
27 53 (11.60%) SAN
28 52 (11.38%) Lync
28 52 (11.38%) PowerShell
29 50 (10.94%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 137 (29.98%) MS Exchange
2 72 (15.75%) IIS
3 52 (11.38%) Lync
4 40 (8.75%) SharePoint
5 39 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (2.84%) Apache
8 13 (2.84%) Tomcat
9 12 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.31%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.09%) CMS
11 5 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.44%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 125 (27.35%) MS Excel
2 90 (19.69%) MS Office
3 11 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.32%) Office 365
2 12 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.44%) SaaS
3 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 140 (30.63%) TCP/IP
2 106 (23.19%) DNS
3 81 (17.72%) DHCP
4 61 (13.35%) Firewall
5 53 (11.60%) SAN
6 50 (10.94%) LAN
7 49 (10.72%) WAN
8 43 (9.41%) Internet
9 23 (5.03%) VPN
10 18 (3.94%) VoIP
11 16 (3.50%) Broadband
12 15 (3.28%) ADSL
13 13 (2.84%) VLAN
14 11 (2.41%) Wireless
15 10 (2.19%) PBX
16 7 (1.53%) Network Security
16 7 (1.53%) Extranet
16 7 (1.53%) Intranet
17 6 (1.31%) NAS
17 6 (1.31%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (23.85%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.88%) MySQL
5 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.22%) MS Access
7 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Selenium
1 3 (0.66%) FogBugz
2 1 (0.22%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (7.22%) Retail
2 30 (6.56%) Finance
3 21 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.97%) Law
6 4 (0.88%) Legal
6 4 (0.88%) Banking
6 4 (0.88%) Marketing
7 3 (0.66%) Billing
8 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
9 1 (0.22%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 103 (22.54%) Analyst
2 66 (14.44%) 2nd Line Support
3 61 (13.35%) Support Technician
4 60 (13.13%) Support Engineer
5 55 (12.04%) IT Support
6 40 (8.75%) Support Analyst
7 35 (7.66%) IT Support Technician
8 33 (7.22%) Systems Engineer
9 29 (6.35%) Service Analyst
9 29 (6.35%) Service Desk Analyst
10 27 (5.91%) Administrator
11 26 (5.69%) Network Engineer
11 26 (5.69%) Configuration Analyst
12 25 (5.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 22 (4.81%) Desktop Support
14 21 (4.60%) 1st Line Support
15 19 (4.16%) Test Analyst
16 18 (3.94%) Systems Administrator
16 18 (3.94%) Technical Support
17 17 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.72%) .NET
2 10 (2.19%) HTML
3 5 (1.09%) Application Packaging
3 5 (1.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.44%) EDI
4 2 (0.44%) XML
5 1 (0.22%) XHTML
5 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.22%) WCF
5 1 (0.22%) WPF
5 1 (0.22%) REST
5 1 (0.22%) WAP
5 1 (0.22%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.22%) COM
5 1 (0.22%) SOAP
5 1 (0.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.04%) Clustering
2 32 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.53%) Blackberry
4 7 (1.53%) iPhone
5 5 (1.09%) AS400
5 5 (1.09%) PDA
6 4 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (0.88%) Replication
6 4 (0.88%) iSeries
6 4 (0.88%) Open Source
6 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.66%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.44%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.44%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.44%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.44%) Kindle
9 1 (0.22%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.22%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 398 (87.09%) Windows
2 135 (29.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 121 (26.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 96 (21.01%) Windows 7
5 71 (15.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (12.47%) Linux
7 45 (9.85%) Windows XP
7 45 (9.85%) Windows 8
8 25 (5.47%) UNIX
9 14 (3.06%) Apple iOS
10 13 (2.84%) Solaris
10 13 (2.84%) Android
11 8 (1.75%) Windows 2000
12 7 (1.53%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.53%) Windows Vista
12 7 (1.53%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.88%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (24.29%) ITIL
2 50 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 44 (9.63%) Incident Management
4 37 (8.10%) Data Protection
4 37 (8.10%) Change Management
5 34 (7.44%) Problem Management
6 31 (6.78%) Service Delivery
7 25 (5.47%) Mentoring
8 16 (3.50%) Project Management
9 15 (3.28%) Service Management
10 13 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (2.41%) Time Management
11 11 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (1.97%) ERP
12 9 (1.97%) Test Management
13 8 (1.75%) Migration
14 7 (1.53%) Coaching
15 6 (1.31%) Line Management
15 6 (1.31%) Business Continuity
15 6 (1.31%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 82 (17.94%) SQL
2 52 (11.38%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.19%) VB
4 9 (1.97%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.31%) VBScript
6 5 (1.09%) VBA
7 4 (0.88%) C
7 4 (0.88%) C#
8 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.66%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.66%) RPG
9 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 83 (18.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (8.97%) MCSE
3 39 (8.53%) MCP
3 39 (8.53%) Degree
4 24 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (5.25%) MCITP
5 22 (4.81%) CCNA
6 16 (3.50%) SC Cleared
6 16 (3.50%) Security Cleared
7 15 (3.28%) MCTS
8 14 (3.06%) MCSA
9 6 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.09%) CISSP
11 4 (0.88%) MCDST
11 4 (0.88%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.88%) Security+ Certification
11 4 (0.88%) CEH
12 3 (0.66%) HND
12 3 (0.66%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.07%) SLA
2 24 (5.25%) PCI DSS
3 23 (5.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.66%) QA
6 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.22%) BS7799
System Software
1 116 (25.38%) Hyper-V
2 97 (21.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (4.60%) vSphere
4 20 (4.38%) XenApp
5 14 (3.06%) Terminal Services
6 10 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (2.19%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.97%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (1.31%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.31%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.44%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.22%) RACF
12 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.22%) BlackBerry Internet Service
12 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.22%) vCloud
12 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 89 (19.47%) SCCM
2 41 (8.97%) SCOM
3 13 (2.84%) WSUS
4 9 (1.97%) Backup Exec
5 8 (1.75%) SCVMM
6 7 (1.53%) MAILsweeper
6 7 (1.53%) DameWare
7 5 (1.09%) SCDPM
7 5 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.66%) SCSM
8 3 (0.66%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.44%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.22%) Nagios
10 1 (0.22%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.22%) WMI
10 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 264 (57.77%) Microsoft
2 172 (37.64%) VMware
3 62 (13.57%) Cisco
4 58 (12.69%) Citrix
5 47 (10.28%) HP
6 42 (9.19%) Dell
7 32 (7.00%) Altiris
8 27 (5.91%) EMC
9 26 (5.69%) Remedy
10 19 (4.16%) IBM
10 19 (4.16%) Oracle
11 11 (2.41%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.41%) LANDesk
12 9 (1.97%) Apple
13 8 (1.75%) Lotus
14 7 (1.53%) NetApp
15 6 (1.31%) Avaya
15 6 (1.31%) WatchGuard
15 6 (1.31%) MobileIron
16 5 (1.09%) Mitel
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