The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 44 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 180 192 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.87% 6.03% 4.96%
As % of the System Software category 62.94% 55.49% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 156 143 148
Average salary £33,500 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.83% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
286 346 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.73% 10.86% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 243 259 251
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,650 £25,998
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Active Directory
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +26 68 £41,000 +17.14% 6
Northamptonshire +4 56 £37,500 +22.95% 4
Leicestershire -21 29 £32,500 - 4
Derbyshire -18 17 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Lincolnshire -7 13 £28,000 +8.73% 5
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 330 (80.10%) Windows
2 291 (70.63%) Microsoft
3 192 (46.60%) MS Exchange
4 184 (44.66%) VMware
5 143 (34.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 139 (33.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 138 (33.50%) ITIL
8 135 (32.77%) MS Excel
9 133 (32.28%) Hyper-V
10 131 (31.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 127 (30.83%) DNS
12 115 (27.91%) SQL Server
13 111 (26.94%) TCP/IP
14 107 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
15 102 (24.76%) Windows Server 2012
16 101 (24.51%) Citrix
17 99 (24.03%) DHCP
18 96 (23.30%) Cisco
19 91 (22.09%) MCSE
20 90 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2010
21 89 (21.60%) Firewall
22 78 (18.93%) Windows 7
23 65 (15.78%) WAN
24 64 (15.53%) MS Office
25 63 (15.29%) Cisco Certification
26 62 (15.05%) SQL
27 61 (14.81%) CCNA
28 58 (14.08%) Windows XP
28 58 (14.08%) Lync
29 55 (13.35%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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
1 192 (46.60%) MS Exchange
2 90 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (14.08%) Lync
4 54 (13.11%) IIS
4 54 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 45 (10.92%) SharePoint
6 40 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 36 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (4.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.94%) IBM Notes
11 7 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2000
12 6 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.97%) Commerce Server
14 4 (0.97%) Apache
14 4 (0.97%) Quickr
14 4 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
15 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 135 (32.77%) MS Excel
2 64 (15.53%) MS Office
3 3 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.77%) Office 365
2 8 (1.94%) SaaS
3 5 (1.21%) PaaS
3 5 (1.21%) IaaS
4 4 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 127 (30.83%) DNS
2 111 (26.94%) TCP/IP
3 99 (24.03%) DHCP
4 89 (21.60%) Firewall
5 65 (15.78%) WAN
6 55 (13.35%) SAN
7 50 (12.14%) LAN
8 36 (8.74%) Internet
9 28 (6.80%) VPN
10 26 (6.31%) Wireless
11 21 (5.10%) VoIP
12 20 (4.85%) VLAN
12 20 (4.85%) NetScaler
13 15 (3.64%) SSL
14 11 (2.67%) SMTP
14 11 (2.67%) BGP
14 11 (2.67%) Unified Communications
15 10 (2.43%) LDAP
16 9 (2.18%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (1.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (6.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.70%) MySQL
6 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.21%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.21%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.21%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.73%) MS Access
8 3 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.70%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.49%) Subversion
4 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.24%) JUnit
5 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.24%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.24%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.24%) CruiseControl
General
1 48 (11.65%) Retail
2 18 (4.37%) Telecoms
2 18 (4.37%) Finance
3 15 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 4 (0.97%) Law
4 4 (0.97%) Marketing
5 3 (0.73%) Local Government
5 3 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.49%) Legal
6 2 (0.49%) German Language
7 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.24%) Advertising
7 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (23.06%) Analyst
2 50 (12.14%) Support Engineer
3 44 (10.68%) Support Analyst
4 34 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (7.04%) Consultant
5 29 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
6 26 (6.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 26 (6.31%) Administrator
7 24 (5.83%) IT Support
8 22 (5.34%) Service Desk Analyst
8 22 (5.34%) Technical Specialist
8 22 (5.34%) Service Analyst
9 20 (4.85%) 1st Line Support
9 20 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
10 19 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (4.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 16 (3.88%) Microsoft Consultant
13 15 (3.64%) Network Analyst
14 14 (3.40%) Desktop Support
14 14 (3.40%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.91%) .NET
2 8 (1.94%) XML
2 8 (1.94%) HTML
3 6 (1.46%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.46%) CSS
3 6 (1.46%) LAMP
3 6 (1.46%) jQuery
4 5 (1.21%) Ajax
5 4 (0.97%) Middleware
6 3 (0.73%) Application Packaging
6 3 (0.73%) XSL
6 3 (0.73%) WCF
6 3 (0.73%) Silverlight
7 2 (0.49%) HTML5
7 2 (0.49%) Web Services
7 2 (0.49%) COM
7 2 (0.49%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.24%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.24%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.24%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.71%) Clustering
2 22 (5.34%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.13%) Blackberry
4 11 (2.67%) Thin Client
4 11 (2.67%) Fat Client
5 10 (2.43%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.94%) iPhone
7 6 (1.46%) Smartcard
7 6 (1.46%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.73%) DataPower
9 3 (0.73%) SCADA
9 3 (0.73%) Replication
10 2 (0.49%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.49%) Firmware
10 2 (0.49%) Statistics
10 2 (0.49%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.49%) Open Source
11 1 (0.24%) SecurID
11 1 (0.24%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 330 (80.10%) Windows
2 139 (33.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 131 (31.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 102 (24.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (18.93%) Windows 7
6 58 (14.08%) Windows XP
7 49 (11.89%) Linux
8 28 (6.80%) Windows 8
9 25 (6.07%) Windows Vista
10 18 (4.37%) UNIX
11 7 (1.70%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.21%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.21%) HPUX
13 4 (0.97%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.73%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.73%) AIX
14 3 (0.73%) Android
15 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (33.50%) ITIL
2 33 (8.01%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (5.58%) ITIL V3
4 21 (5.10%) Problem Management
5 20 (4.85%) Service Management
6 18 (4.37%) Migration
6 18 (4.37%) Incident Management
7 17 (4.13%) Change Management
8 16 (3.88%) CRM
8 16 (3.88%) Data Protection
9 12 (2.91%) Change Control
9 12 (2.91%) Time Management
9 12 (2.91%) Service Delivery
10 11 (2.67%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (2.18%) Network Load Balancing
11 9 (2.18%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (2.18%) Project Management
12 7 (1.70%) Network Management
13 6 (1.46%) Software Deployment
13 6 (1.46%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 62 (15.05%) SQL
2 26 (6.31%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.61%) VBScript
4 9 (2.18%) VB
5 8 (1.94%) C#
6 7 (1.70%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.70%) PHP
7 5 (1.21%) Perl
7 5 (1.21%) VBA
8 3 (0.73%) C
9 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.24%) Java
10 1 (0.24%) Python
10 1 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 143 (34.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 91 (22.09%) MCSE
3 63 (15.29%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (14.81%) CCNA
5 54 (13.11%) MCITP
6 50 (12.14%) MCSA
7 38 (9.22%) MCP
8 31 (7.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (7.04%) Citrix Certification
10 20 (4.85%) Degree
11 19 (4.61%) CCA
12 18 (4.37%) MCTS
12 18 (4.37%) CCEE
13 17 (4.13%) Security Cleared
13 17 (4.13%) CCIA
14 16 (3.88%) SC Cleared
15 12 (2.91%) CCNP
16 5 (1.21%) NCIE
17 4 (0.97%) GWAPT
17 4 (0.97%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.89%) SLA
2 8 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.73%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 133 (32.28%) Hyper-V
2 107 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (12.86%) XenApp
4 39 (9.47%) XenDesktop
5 35 (8.50%) vSphere
6 22 (5.34%) XenServer
7 9 (2.18%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (1.70%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (1.46%) UAG
11 4 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.97%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.73%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.73%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.49%) BlackBerry Internet Service
13 2 (0.49%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.24%) RACF
14 1 (0.24%) NFS
14 1 (0.24%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 48 (11.65%) SCCM
2 39 (9.47%) SCOM
3 26 (6.31%) Backup Exec
4 23 (5.58%) Norton AntiVirus
5 16 (3.88%) WSUS
6 8 (1.94%) SCDPM
6 8 (1.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (1.70%) SCVMM
8 6 (1.46%) SCSM
8 6 (1.46%) SCOrch
8 6 (1.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (1.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (1.21%) ARCserve
10 4 (0.97%) MOM
10 4 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.73%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.73%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (0.73%) DameWare
12 2 (0.49%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.49%) Foglight
Vendors
1 291 (70.63%) Microsoft
2 184 (44.66%) VMware
3 101 (24.51%) Citrix
4 96 (23.30%) Cisco
5 46 (11.17%) HP
6 36 (8.74%) Symantec
7 28 (6.80%) NetApp
8 23 (5.58%) Dell
9 15 (3.64%) Altiris
10 12 (2.91%) CA
11 9 (2.18%) Avaya
11 9 (2.18%) Apple
11 9 (2.18%) SolarWinds
12 8 (1.94%) Lotus
12 8 (1.94%) Remedy
13 7 (1.70%) Sophos
13 7 (1.70%) SAP
13 7 (1.70%) Intel
14 6 (1.46%) Oracle
14 6 (1.46%) Wyse
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: Yesterday
Oakham, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefts package
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 50000
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £15-17k (DOE)
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Sports Direct
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Derby
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Lincolnshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
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Salary: Excellent Salary
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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