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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 300 197 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.06% 5.36% 5.04%
As % of the System Software category 66.52% 59.70% 56.71%
Number of salaries quoted 269 146 156
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,625 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +4.61%
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
451 330 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.62% 8.98% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 375 252 272
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,177 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +19 101 £30,000 +5.26% 7
Northamptonshire +28 70 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Derbyshire +22 56 £28,500 +15.15% 4
Leicestershire -2 56 £36,000 +23.07% 2
Lincolnshire +6 32 £44,000 +60.00% 2
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 511 (87.35%) Windows
2 346 (59.15%) Microsoft
3 257 (43.93%) Windows Server
4 203 (34.70%) ITIL
5 187 (31.97%) VMware
6 163 (27.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 143 (24.44%) MS Exchange
8 138 (23.59%) MS Office
8 138 (23.59%) SCCM
8 138 (23.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 137 (23.42%) MS Excel
10 136 (23.25%) SQL Server
11 132 (22.56%) Windows 7
12 126 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 121 (20.68%) Hyper-V
14 110 (18.80%) Microsoft Certification
15 105 (17.95%) Citrix
15 105 (17.95%) Cisco
16 99 (16.92%) Firewall
17 94 (16.07%) Office 365
18 92 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2010
19 85 (14.53%) Degree
20 80 (13.68%) DNS
21 79 (13.50%) SAN
22 76 (12.99%) PowerShell
23 74 (12.65%) Microsoft Azure
23 74 (12.65%) Exchange Server 2013
24 72 (12.31%) MCSE
24 72 (12.31%) WAN
25 69 (11.79%) LAN

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 143 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 92 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (12.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 56 (9.57%) SharePoint
5 42 (7.18%) IIS
6 33 (5.64%) Skype for Business
7 18 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (1.37%) Apache
11 7 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (1.03%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.85%) iPlanet
13 5 (0.85%) JBoss
13 5 (0.85%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.85%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
16 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 138 (23.59%) MS Office
2 137 (23.42%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Line 500
2 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 94 (16.07%) Office 365
2 74 (12.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.56%) IaaS
4 12 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (1.88%) PaaS
6 10 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (1.37%) GitHub
8 4 (0.68%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.17%) IBM PureFlex
9 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (16.92%) Firewall
2 80 (13.68%) DNS
3 79 (13.50%) SAN
4 72 (12.31%) WAN
5 69 (11.79%) LAN
6 64 (10.94%) DHCP
7 53 (9.06%) TCP/IP
8 40 (6.84%) Wireless
9 33 (5.64%) VoIP
10 30 (5.13%) VPN
11 22 (3.76%) Remote Desktop
12 20 (3.42%) Internet
13 17 (2.91%) LDAP
14 14 (2.39%) Skype
15 7 (1.20%) VLAN
16 6 (1.03%) IP Telephony
16 6 (1.03%) MPLS
16 6 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
17 5 (0.85%) Broadband
17 5 (0.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (23.25%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (3.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (2.74%) MySQL
6 11 (1.88%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.85%) DB2
11 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.34%) SAP HANA
14 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.17%) Big Data
14 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.17%) MS Access
14 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Git (software)
1 8 (1.37%) Subversion
1 8 (1.37%) Vagrant
2 6 (1.03%) MSI
3 4 (0.68%) Wise Package Studio
4 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.51%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.17%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.17%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (5.64%) Retail
2 31 (5.30%) Manufacturing
3 30 (5.13%) Banking
4 27 (4.62%) International Banking
5 26 (4.44%) Finance
6 12 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.88%) French Language
8 8 (1.37%) Games
9 6 (1.03%) Legal
10 5 (0.85%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.68%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.34%) Back Office
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
13 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) German Language
13 1 (0.17%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Marketing
13 1 (0.17%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 133 (22.74%) Analyst
2 107 (18.29%) Support Engineer
3 63 (10.77%) Administrator
4 59 (10.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 58 (9.91%) IT Support
6 55 (9.40%) Service Analyst
7 52 (8.89%) Service Desk Analyst
8 51 (8.72%) Support Analyst
9 47 (8.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 46 (7.86%) 3rd Line Support
11 45 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
12 36 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
13 35 (5.98%) 1st Line Support
13 35 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 35 (5.98%) Infrastructure Support
13 35 (5.98%) IT Engineer
14 33 (5.64%) Windows Engineer
15 27 (4.62%) Windows Support Engineer
16 26 (4.44%) Active Directory Support
16 26 (4.44%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.88%) SAML
2 10 (1.71%) .NET
2 10 (1.71%) Middleware
3 7 (1.20%) ASP.NET
4 5 (0.85%) Apache Axis
4 5 (0.85%) Hibernate
4 5 (0.85%) J2EE
4 5 (0.85%) Node.js
4 5 (0.85%) RichFaces
4 5 (0.85%) Spring
4 5 (0.85%) Spring MVC
4 5 (0.85%) Spring Web Flow
4 5 (0.85%) XML
5 4 (0.68%) HTML
6 2 (0.34%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.34%) HTML5
6 2 (0.34%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (0.17%) EDI
7 1 (0.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.86%) Data Centre
2 42 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (6.84%) Computer Science
4 35 (5.98%) Driving Licence
5 21 (3.59%) Mobile App
6 20 (3.42%) Smartcard
7 17 (2.91%) Blackberry
7 17 (2.91%) HP Storage
8 12 (2.05%) Clustering
9 11 (1.88%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.71%) PKI
11 9 (1.54%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.37%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.20%) Fat Client
13 7 (1.20%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.20%) Thin Client
13 7 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.85%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
16 3 (0.51%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 511 (87.35%) Windows
2 257 (43.93%) Windows Server
3 163 (27.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 138 (23.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 132 (22.56%) Windows 7
6 59 (10.09%) Linux
7 44 (7.52%) Windows 10
8 41 (7.01%) Windows 8
9 38 (6.50%) Windows XP
10 23 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (3.42%) Apple iOS
11 20 (3.42%) Unix
12 17 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (1.71%) Android
14 7 (1.20%) AIX
14 7 (1.20%) CentOS
14 7 (1.20%) Debian
14 7 (1.20%) Ubuntu
15 6 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
16 5 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (34.70%) ITIL
2 53 (9.06%) High Availability
3 47 (8.03%) Migration
4 35 (5.98%) Incident Management
5 34 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 33 (5.64%) Mentoring
7 31 (5.30%) Application Packaging
8 30 (5.13%) Business Continuity
9 26 (4.44%) Service Delivery
10 25 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (4.27%) Mobile Device Management
11 18 (3.08%) Capacity Planning
11 18 (3.08%) E-Commerce
11 18 (3.08%) Project Management
12 17 (2.91%) Workflow
13 16 (2.74%) Data Protection
13 16 (2.74%) Problem Management
13 16 (2.74%) Server Virtualisation
14 14 (2.39%) Kalman Filter
14 14 (2.39%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 76 (12.99%) PowerShell
2 61 (10.43%) SQL
3 13 (2.22%) Java
4 11 (1.88%) C#
5 10 (1.71%) VB
6 9 (1.54%) VBScript
7 8 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.37%) VBA
8 7 (1.20%) Perl
9 4 (0.68%) PHP
10 1 (0.17%) C
10 1 (0.17%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.17%) VB6
10 1 (0.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 110 (18.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 85 (14.53%) Degree
3 72 (12.31%) MCSE
4 48 (8.21%) ITIL Certification
5 45 (7.69%) MCSA
6 35 (5.98%) MCP
7 30 (5.13%) CCNA
7 30 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (5.13%) Security Cleared
8 26 (4.44%) SC Cleared
9 16 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (2.22%) MCITP
11 10 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.37%) CCA
13 6 (1.03%) CCAA
13 6 (1.03%) CCEA
13 6 (1.03%) CISA
13 6 (1.03%) CISM
13 6 (1.03%) CISSP
13 6 (1.03%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.91%) SLA
2 8 (1.37%) QA
3 4 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 126 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (20.68%) Hyper-V
3 50 (8.55%) vSphere
4 37 (6.32%) XenApp
5 24 (4.10%) Virtual Servers
6 20 (3.42%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (1.88%) Terminal Services
8 11 (1.88%) XenDesktop
8 11 (1.88%) XenServer
9 10 (1.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (1.71%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.51%) iptables
11 3 (0.51%) KVM
12 2 (0.34%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.34%) Firmware
12 2 (0.34%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 138 (23.59%) SCCM
2 40 (6.84%) SCOM
3 16 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (1.88%) SCOrch
5 9 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.37%) Ansible
6 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
6 8 (1.37%) Puppet
6 8 (1.37%) Salt
6 8 (1.37%) SCDPM
6 8 (1.37%) SCSM
7 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (1.03%) Failover Clustering
8 6 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (0.85%) AirWatch
9 5 (0.85%) MOM
9 5 (0.85%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.68%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 346 (59.15%) Microsoft
2 187 (31.97%) VMware
3 105 (17.95%) Cisco
3 105 (17.95%) Citrix
4 48 (8.21%) HP
5 37 (6.32%) NetApp
6 33 (5.64%) Apple
7 24 (4.10%) Red Hat
8 21 (3.59%) Symantec
9 19 (3.25%) Oracle
10 16 (2.74%) LANDesk
11 12 (2.05%) Meraki
11 12 (2.05%) SolarWinds
12 11 (1.88%) Dell
13 10 (1.71%) Altiris
13 10 (1.71%) IBM
13 10 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.54%) arcserve
15 8 (1.37%) CA
15 8 (1.37%) Google
Derbyshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Grimsby, South Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
EMBS
Salary: Up to £40k + Training
Posted: 12 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Vacancy Filler
Salary: From £16,000 to £16,000 per annum Up to £16,000 DOE+Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: From £26,041 to £34,876 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago