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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 49 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 167 175 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.58% 4.65% 5.47%
As % of the System Software category 54.40% 53.68% 50.29%
Number of salaries quoted 135 149 146
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% +3.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
307 326 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.42% 8.67% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 243 275 277
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -6 62 £26,000 -32.90% 8
Leicestershire +27 42 £28,000 -13.84% 13
Northamptonshire -9 40 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Derbyshire 0 27 £22,000 -23.47% 5
Lincolnshire -3 8 £32,500 +16.07% 3
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 361 (88.05%) Windows
2 208 (50.73%) Microsoft
3 170 (41.46%) VMware
4 132 (32.20%) MS Exchange
4 132 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 100 (24.39%) MS Excel
6 95 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 90 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 88 (21.46%) Windows 7
9 85 (20.73%) ITIL
10 84 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 83 (20.24%) Hyper-V
12 81 (19.76%) TCP/IP
13 80 (19.51%) SQL Server
14 76 (18.54%) SQL
15 72 (17.56%) DNS
16 68 (16.59%) DHCP
17 64 (15.61%) MS Office
17 64 (15.61%) Citrix
17 64 (15.61%) SCCM
18 59 (14.39%) SAN
19 56 (13.66%) LAN
20 52 (12.68%) WAN
20 52 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2010
21 51 (12.44%) Cisco
21 51 (12.44%) Windows Server 2003
22 49 (11.95%) IIS
23 44 (10.73%) SharePoint
24 43 (10.49%) MCP
24 43 (10.49%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 132 (32.20%) MS Exchange
2 52 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (11.95%) IIS
4 44 (10.73%) SharePoint
5 29 (7.07%) Lync
6 27 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.49%) Apache
11 2 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 100 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 64 (15.61%) MS Office
3 9 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 43 (10.49%) Office 365
2 10 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.49%) IaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 81 (19.76%) TCP/IP
2 72 (17.56%) DNS
3 68 (16.59%) DHCP
4 59 (14.39%) SAN
5 56 (13.66%) LAN
6 52 (12.68%) WAN
7 43 (10.49%) Firewall
8 18 (4.39%) VPN
8 18 (4.39%) Internet
9 16 (3.90%) VoIP
9 16 (3.90%) Wireless
10 7 (1.71%) NetScaler
10 7 (1.71%) Structured Cabling
11 6 (1.46%) VLAN
11 6 (1.46%) LDAP
12 5 (1.22%) IP Telephony
12 5 (1.22%) Network Security
12 5 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (0.98%) PBX
14 3 (0.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.98%) MySQL
7 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.24%) MS Access
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.24%) Hudson
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (7.80%) Finance
2 23 (5.61%) Retail
3 13 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.93%) Law
5 7 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.22%) Banking
6 5 (1.22%) Legal
7 4 (0.98%) Back Office
7 4 (0.98%) Marketing
8 3 (0.73%) Billing
9 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.49%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Games
10 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 118 (28.78%) Analyst
2 59 (14.39%) Support Analyst
3 54 (13.17%) Support Engineer
4 53 (12.93%) Support Technician
5 45 (10.98%) IT Support
6 34 (8.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 33 (8.05%) Systems Engineer
8 26 (6.34%) IT Support Technician
9 25 (6.10%) 1st Line Support
10 24 (5.85%) 3rd Line Support
11 23 (5.61%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 23 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 22 (5.37%) Administrator
13 19 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
13 19 (4.63%) Test Analyst
13 19 (4.63%) Configuration Analyst
14 17 (4.15%) Service Analyst
14 17 (4.15%) Service Desk Analyst
15 16 (3.90%) Network Engineer
16 15 (3.66%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.44%) HTML
1 10 (2.44%) .NET
2 6 (1.46%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.98%) EDI
3 4 (0.98%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.49%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.49%) Middleware
4 2 (0.49%) JSP
5 1 (0.24%) Web Services
5 1 (0.24%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.24%) CSS
5 1 (0.24%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.05%) Clustering
2 26 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.39%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.20%) iSeries
6 8 (1.95%) AS400
7 7 (1.71%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.22%) EPoS
9 4 (0.98%) Replication
9 4 (0.98%) iPhone
10 3 (0.73%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.73%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.73%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.73%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.73%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.49%) RMADS
11 2 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.49%) PDA
11 2 (0.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 361 (88.05%) Windows
2 132 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 95 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 88 (21.46%) Windows 7
5 51 (12.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (10.24%) Linux
7 41 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 38 (9.27%) Windows XP
9 12 (2.93%) UNIX
10 8 (1.95%) Android
11 6 (1.46%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.22%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.98%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.98%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.98%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.49%) AIX
15 1 (0.24%) NetWare
15 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (20.73%) ITIL
2 41 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 37 (9.02%) Change Management
3 37 (9.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (7.07%) Incident Management
5 22 (5.37%) Data Protection
6 19 (4.63%) Problem Management
6 19 (4.63%) Project Management
7 13 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (2.93%) Service Management
8 12 (2.93%) ERP
9 11 (2.68%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (2.68%) Mentoring
10 9 (2.20%) Information Security
10 9 (2.20%) Test Management
11 8 (1.95%) Time Management
11 8 (1.95%) Load Balancing
12 7 (1.71%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (1.71%) Workflow
12 7 (1.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 76 (18.54%) SQL
2 25 (6.10%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.44%) VB
4 8 (1.95%) T-SQL
5 4 (0.98%) C
5 4 (0.98%) VBA
6 3 (0.73%) RPG
7 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.49%) VBScript
8 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.24%) C#
8 1 (0.24%) Java
Qualifications
1 84 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (10.49%) MCP
3 41 (10.00%) MCSE
4 25 (6.10%) Degree
5 20 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (4.39%) MCSA
7 17 (4.15%) CCNA
8 16 (3.90%) SC Cleared
8 16 (3.90%) Security Cleared
9 15 (3.66%) MCITP
10 14 (3.41%) MCTS
10 14 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.71%) MCDST
12 6 (1.46%) CISSP
12 6 (1.46%) HND
13 5 (1.22%) CNA
13 5 (1.22%) CNE
13 5 (1.22%) Novell Certification
13 5 (1.22%) A+ Certification
13 5 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.49%) SLA
2 18 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (4.39%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.49%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.24%) BS7799
System Software
1 90 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (20.24%) Hyper-V
3 26 (6.34%) XenApp
4 24 (5.85%) vSphere
5 13 (3.17%) VMware ESX
6 11 (2.68%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (1.71%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.98%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.73%) XenServer
10 3 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.24%) BlackBerry Internet Service
12 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.24%) NFS
12 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.24%) RACF
12 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 64 (15.61%) SCCM
2 23 (5.61%) SCOM
3 8 (1.95%) Backup Exec
4 7 (1.71%) WSUS
5 6 (1.46%) MAILsweeper
5 6 (1.46%) DameWare
6 5 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.73%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.73%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.49%) SCSM
9 1 (0.24%) Casper Suite
9 1 (0.24%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 208 (50.73%) Microsoft
2 170 (41.46%) VMware
3 64 (15.61%) Citrix
4 51 (12.44%) Cisco
5 39 (9.51%) HP
6 29 (7.07%) Dell
7 17 (4.15%) Altiris
8 16 (3.90%) Remedy
9 14 (3.41%) IBM
10 13 (3.17%) EMC
11 8 (1.95%) Apple
12 7 (1.71%) Symantec
12 7 (1.71%) NetApp
13 5 (1.22%) Oracle
13 5 (1.22%) SAP
13 5 (1.22%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.22%) Sophos
14 4 (0.98%) McAfee
14 4 (0.98%) Computacenter
14 4 (0.98%) Google
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum Dependent upon qualifications & experience + o
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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