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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 48 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 171 175 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.55% 5.50% 5.79%
As % of the System Software category 61.51% 51.78% 56.77%
Number of salaries quoted 145 146 176
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £20,600 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
278 338 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.40% 10.63% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 232 272 310
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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 31 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 31 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 +11 64 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Northamptonshire +14 55 £37,500 +22.95% 9
Leicestershire -24 23 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Derbyshire -21 16 £27,500 -20.28% 4
Lincolnshire -4 13 £28,000 +1.81% 3
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 310 (78.09%) Windows
2 274 (69.02%) Microsoft
3 183 (46.10%) MS Exchange
3 183 (46.10%) VMware
4 138 (34.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 136 (34.26%) Hyper-V
6 133 (33.50%) ITIL
7 127 (31.99%) DNS
8 125 (31.49%) MS Excel
9 122 (30.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 117 (29.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 112 (28.21%) SQL Server
12 111 (27.96%) VMware Infrastructure
13 109 (27.46%) TCP/IP
14 105 (26.45%) DHCP
15 96 (24.18%) Cisco
16 92 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2010
16 92 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
17 90 (22.67%) Citrix
18 88 (22.17%) MCSE
19 82 (20.65%) Firewall
20 76 (19.14%) Windows 7
21 62 (15.62%) Cisco Certification
22 61 (15.37%) CCNA
22 61 (15.37%) Windows XP
23 60 (15.11%) Lync
24 58 (14.61%) SQL
24 58 (14.61%) MS Office
25 55 (13.85%) WAN
26 54 (13.60%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 183 (46.10%) MS Exchange
2 92 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (15.11%) Lync
4 49 (12.34%) IIS
5 46 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 45 (11.34%) SharePoint
7 35 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 32 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (3.02%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.26%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.26%) IBM Notes
14 4 (1.01%) Commerce Server
14 4 (1.01%) Apache
14 4 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2000
14 4 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (1.01%) Quickr
Applications
1 125 (31.49%) MS Excel
2 58 (14.61%) MS Office
3 3 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.06%) Office 365
2 6 (1.51%) SaaS
3 5 (1.26%) IaaS
3 5 (1.26%) PaaS
4 4 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 127 (31.99%) DNS
2 109 (27.46%) TCP/IP
3 105 (26.45%) DHCP
4 82 (20.65%) Firewall
5 55 (13.85%) WAN
6 54 (13.60%) SAN
7 44 (11.08%) LAN
8 33 (8.31%) Internet
9 29 (7.30%) VPN
10 23 (5.79%) Wireless
11 20 (5.04%) VoIP
12 16 (4.03%) SSL
13 15 (3.78%) VLAN
13 15 (3.78%) SMTP
14 14 (3.53%) LDAP
15 13 (3.27%) NetScaler
15 13 (3.27%) BGP
16 11 (2.77%) Unified Communications
17 8 (2.02%) H.323
17 8 (2.02%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (5.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.76%) MySQL
6 5 (1.26%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.26%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.26%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.76%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.50%) Subversion
4 2 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.25%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.25%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.25%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.25%) JUnit
General
1 51 (12.85%) Retail
2 19 (4.79%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.78%) Finance
4 12 (3.02%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.01%) Law
6 4 (1.01%) Marketing
7 3 (0.76%) Local Government
8 2 (0.50%) Legal
8 2 (0.50%) German Language
9 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 94 (23.68%) Analyst
2 55 (13.85%) Support Engineer
3 39 (9.82%) Support Analyst
4 34 (8.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 30 (7.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 28 (7.05%) Consultant
7 27 (6.80%) IT Support
7 27 (6.80%) Systems Engineer
8 22 (5.54%) Administrator
8 22 (5.54%) Technical Specialist
9 19 (4.79%) Service Analyst
9 19 (4.79%) Service Desk Analyst
10 18 (4.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 18 (4.53%) 1st Line Support
10 18 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support
10 18 (4.53%) Systems Administrator
11 16 (4.03%) Network Analyst
11 16 (4.03%) Microsoft Consultant
12 15 (3.78%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
12 15 (3.78%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.77%) .NET
2 8 (2.02%) XML
3 6 (1.51%) Middleware
3 6 (1.51%) HTML
3 6 (1.51%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.51%) CSS
3 6 (1.51%) LAMP
3 6 (1.51%) jQuery
4 5 (1.26%) Ajax
5 3 (0.76%) WCF
5 3 (0.76%) Silverlight
5 3 (0.76%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.76%) XSL
6 2 (0.50%) Web Services
6 2 (0.50%) COM
6 2 (0.50%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.50%) HTML5
7 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.56%) Clustering
2 22 (5.54%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.78%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.52%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 9 (2.27%) Thin Client
6 8 (2.02%) iPhone
7 6 (1.51%) Smartcard
8 5 (1.26%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.26%) DataPower
9 4 (1.01%) Replication
9 4 (1.01%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.01%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.76%) SCADA
11 2 (0.50%) Firmware
11 2 (0.50%) Statistics
11 2 (0.50%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.50%) Open Source
12 1 (0.25%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.25%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 310 (78.09%) Windows
2 122 (30.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (29.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 92 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 76 (19.14%) Windows 7
6 61 (15.37%) Windows XP
7 45 (11.34%) Linux
8 28 (7.05%) Windows 8
9 26 (6.55%) Windows Vista
10 21 (5.29%) UNIX
11 5 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.26%) AIX
11 5 (1.26%) HPUX
12 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.76%) Android
13 3 (0.76%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.50%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (33.50%) ITIL
2 34 (8.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (6.05%) ITIL V3
4 21 (5.29%) Service Management
5 18 (4.53%) Migration
6 15 (3.78%) Incident Management
6 15 (3.78%) Service Delivery
7 14 (3.53%) CRM
7 14 (3.53%) Problem Management
7 14 (3.53%) Data Protection
8 13 (3.27%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (2.77%) Change Management
10 10 (2.52%) Project Management
10 10 (2.52%) Time Management
11 9 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (2.27%) Change Control
12 8 (2.02%) Network Load Balancing
13 6 (1.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (1.51%) Configuration Management
13 6 (1.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 58 (14.61%) SQL
2 21 (5.29%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.78%) VBScript
4 7 (1.76%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.51%) C#
5 6 (1.51%) VB
6 5 (1.26%) Perl
7 4 (1.01%) PHP
8 3 (0.76%) Java
8 3 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.76%) C
8 3 (0.76%) VBA
9 1 (0.25%) Ruby
9 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 138 (34.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (22.17%) MCSE
3 62 (15.62%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (15.37%) CCNA
5 53 (13.35%) MCITP
6 51 (12.85%) MCSA
7 35 (8.82%) MCP
8 27 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (6.80%) Citrix Certification
9 20 (5.04%) Degree
10 18 (4.53%) CCEE
10 18 (4.53%) MCTS
11 17 (4.28%) CCA
12 16 (4.03%) Security Cleared
13 15 (3.78%) SC Cleared
13 15 (3.78%) CCIA
14 12 (3.02%) CCNP
15 6 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (1.26%) NCIE
17 3 (0.76%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.34%) SLA
2 5 (1.26%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 136 (34.26%) Hyper-V
2 111 (27.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (11.34%) XenApp
4 35 (8.82%) XenDesktop
5 33 (8.31%) vSphere
6 19 (4.79%) XenServer
7 7 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.51%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (1.26%) UAG
9 5 (1.26%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.76%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.76%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.76%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.50%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.25%) IAG
13 1 (0.25%) BlackBerry Internet Service
13 1 (0.25%) RACF
13 1 (0.25%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 42 (10.58%) SCCM
2 31 (7.81%) SCOM
3 27 (6.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 26 (6.55%) Backup Exec
5 16 (4.03%) WSUS
6 9 (2.27%) SCDPM
7 8 (2.02%) SCVMM
7 8 (2.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (1.51%) SCSM
8 6 (1.51%) SCOrch
8 6 (1.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (1.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (1.26%) DameWare
9 5 (1.26%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.76%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.76%) MOM
10 3 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.50%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 274 (69.02%) Microsoft
2 183 (46.10%) VMware
3 96 (24.18%) Cisco
4 90 (22.67%) Citrix
5 39 (9.82%) HP
5 39 (9.82%) Symantec
6 31 (7.81%) NetApp
7 17 (4.28%) Dell
8 13 (3.27%) Altiris
9 12 (3.02%) CA
10 9 (2.27%) SAP
10 9 (2.27%) Avaya
10 9 (2.27%) Sophos
10 9 (2.27%) Apple
11 7 (1.76%) Remedy
11 7 (1.76%) Intel
12 6 (1.51%) IBM
12 6 (1.51%) McAfee
12 6 (1.51%) Oracle
13 5 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: Upto £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
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