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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 57 48 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 160 174 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.20% 4.72% 5.37%
As % of the System Software category 56.74% 56.68% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 133 141 151
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
282 307 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.40% 8.32% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 224 252 269
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -17 61 £27,500 -26.66% 11
Leicestershire +32 43 £28,500 +5.55% 9
Northamptonshire -4 38 £25,500 -32.00% 7
Derbyshire -11 21 £22,000 -15.38% 3
Lincolnshire 0 7 £20,500 -21.15% 2
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 328 (86.54%) Windows
2 191 (50.40%) Microsoft
3 159 (41.95%) VMware
4 132 (34.83%) MS Exchange
5 119 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 97 (25.59%) MS Excel
7 85 (22.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 84 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 81 (21.37%) ITIL
10 79 (20.84%) Microsoft Certification
11 75 (19.79%) Windows 7
12 74 (19.53%) SQL Server
13 69 (18.21%) Hyper-V
14 68 (17.94%) TCP/IP
15 64 (16.89%) DHCP
16 63 (16.62%) DNS
16 63 (16.62%) SQL
17 62 (16.36%) SCCM
18 61 (16.09%) MS Office
19 59 (15.57%) SAN
20 57 (15.04%) LAN
21 55 (14.51%) WAN
22 54 (14.25%) Citrix
23 53 (13.98%) Exchange Server 2010
24 45 (11.87%) MCP
24 45 (11.87%) Linux
25 44 (11.61%) Cisco
26 43 (11.35%) SharePoint
26 43 (11.35%) Windows Server 2003
27 42 (11.08%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (34.83%) MS Exchange
2 53 (13.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (11.35%) SharePoint
4 33 (8.71%) IIS
5 24 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (6.07%) Lync
7 18 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.53%) Apache
12 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 97 (25.59%) MS Excel
2 61 (16.09%) MS Office
3 5 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.82%) Office 365
2 11 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.53%) IaaS
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.26%) PaaS
6 1 (0.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 68 (17.94%) TCP/IP
2 64 (16.89%) DHCP
3 63 (16.62%) DNS
4 59 (15.57%) SAN
5 57 (15.04%) LAN
6 55 (14.51%) WAN
7 37 (9.76%) Firewall
8 19 (5.01%) VoIP
9 16 (4.22%) VPN
10 14 (3.69%) Internet
11 12 (3.17%) Wireless
12 7 (1.85%) VLAN
12 7 (1.85%) NetScaler
12 7 (1.85%) Structured Cabling
13 6 (1.58%) LDAP
14 5 (1.32%) IP Telephony
14 5 (1.32%) Network Security
15 4 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (1.06%) PBX
16 3 (0.79%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (19.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.85%) MySQL
5 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.26%) MS Access
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.26%) MSI
2 1 (0.26%) Hudson
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 34 (8.97%) Finance
2 17 (4.49%) Retail
3 13 (3.43%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.43%) Law
3 13 (3.43%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.32%) Legal
5 4 (1.06%) Back Office
6 3 (0.79%) Billing
7 2 (0.53%) Marketing
7 2 (0.53%) Advertising
7 2 (0.53%) Banking
7 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 114 (30.08%) Analyst
2 63 (16.62%) Support Analyst
3 48 (12.66%) Support Engineer
4 47 (12.40%) IT Support
5 42 (11.08%) Support Technician
6 32 (8.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 29 (7.65%) Systems Engineer
8 28 (7.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (6.86%) 1st Line Support
10 25 (6.60%) 3rd Line Support
10 25 (6.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 20 (5.28%) Administrator
11 20 (5.28%) IT Support Technician
12 18 (4.75%) IT Support Analyst
12 18 (4.75%) Systems Administrator
12 18 (4.75%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 15 (3.96%) Configuration Analyst
13 15 (3.96%) Test Analyst
13 15 (3.96%) Technical Support
14 13 (3.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.37%) .NET
2 8 (2.11%) HTML
3 6 (1.58%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.06%) EDI
4 4 (1.06%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.53%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.53%) Middleware
5 2 (0.53%) JSP
5 2 (0.53%) Web Services
6 1 (0.26%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.26%) COM
6 1 (0.26%) CSS
6 1 (0.26%) RESTful
6 1 (0.26%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.39%) Clustering
2 22 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.22%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.64%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.37%) AS400
5 9 (2.37%) iSeries
6 6 (1.58%) EPoS
6 6 (1.58%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.06%) Replication
8 3 (0.79%) iPhone
8 3 (0.79%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.79%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.53%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.53%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.53%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.53%) RMADS
9 2 (0.53%) iPad
9 2 (0.53%) Kindle
10 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 328 (86.54%) Windows
2 119 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 85 (22.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 75 (19.79%) Windows 7
5 45 (11.87%) Linux
6 43 (11.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (11.08%) Windows 8
8 38 (10.03%) Windows XP
9 11 (2.90%) UNIX
10 8 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.11%) Android
11 7 (1.85%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.32%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.06%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.79%) AIX
14 3 (0.79%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.79%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.53%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (21.37%) ITIL
2 35 (9.23%) Service Delivery
3 34 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
4 33 (8.71%) Change Management
5 21 (5.54%) Project Management
6 19 (5.01%) Incident Management
7 17 (4.49%) Data Protection
8 15 (3.96%) Problem Management
8 15 (3.96%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (3.43%) ERP
10 12 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (2.64%) Service Management
12 9 (2.37%) CRM
12 9 (2.37%) People Management
13 8 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (2.11%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (2.11%) Migration
13 8 (2.11%) Information Security
14 7 (1.85%) Workflow
14 7 (1.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (16.62%) SQL
2 18 (4.75%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.85%) T-SQL
4 6 (1.58%) VB
5 3 (0.79%) C
5 3 (0.79%) RPG
6 2 (0.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.26%) C#
7 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.26%) VBA
7 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (20.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (11.87%) MCP
3 42 (11.08%) MCSE
4 19 (5.01%) Degree
5 16 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (4.22%) MCSA
6 13 (3.43%) CCNA
6 13 (3.43%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (3.17%) MCITP
8 11 (2.90%) Security Cleared
8 11 (2.90%) SC Cleared
9 10 (2.64%) MCTS
10 8 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.32%) MCDST
11 5 (1.32%) HND
12 4 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.06%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.79%) CISSP
13 3 (0.79%) CCNP
13 3 (0.79%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.76%) SLA
2 11 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.53%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.26%) BS7799
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (18.21%) Hyper-V
3 25 (6.60%) XenApp
4 22 (5.80%) vSphere
5 13 (3.43%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.64%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (1.85%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.32%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.79%) XenServer
9 3 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.53%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.26%) vCloud
11 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.26%) NFS
11 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 62 (16.36%) SCCM
2 23 (6.07%) SCOM
3 8 (2.11%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.58%) MAILsweeper
4 6 (1.58%) DameWare
5 5 (1.32%) WSUS
6 4 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.79%) SCSM
7 3 (0.79%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.53%) Casper Suite
8 2 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.26%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 191 (50.40%) Microsoft
2 159 (41.95%) VMware
3 54 (14.25%) Citrix
4 44 (11.61%) Cisco
5 37 (9.76%) HP
6 26 (6.86%) Dell
7 13 (3.43%) Altiris
8 12 (3.17%) Remedy
9 11 (2.90%) IBM
10 9 (2.37%) EMC
10 9 (2.37%) NetApp
10 9 (2.37%) Apple
11 8 (2.11%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.85%) Symantec
12 7 (1.85%) SAP
13 5 (1.32%) McAfee
13 5 (1.32%) LANDesk
14 4 (1.06%) Google
14 4 (1.06%) Veeam
14 4 (1.06%) Sophos
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