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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 41 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 176 220 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.14% 6.13% 5.88%
As % of the System Software category 51.92% 55.56% 57.74%
Number of salaries quoted 159 178 152
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,700 £22,570
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
339 396 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.89% 11.04% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 301 306 257
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +5 59 £25,000 -30.55% 6
Northamptonshire -1 45 £27,500 - 6
Leicestershire -13 34 £31,000 -15.06% 12
Derbyshire +23 28 £19,500 -61.00% 2
Lincolnshire +7 10 £18,000 -47.82% 2
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 302 (84.59%) Windows
2 239 (66.95%) Microsoft
3 150 (42.02%) VMware
4 123 (34.45%) MS Exchange
5 116 (32.49%) Hyper-V
6 111 (31.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 110 (30.81%) TCP/IP
8 106 (29.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 101 (28.29%) DHCP
10 99 (27.73%) MS Excel
10 99 (27.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 98 (27.45%) ITIL
12 95 (26.61%) DNS
13 86 (24.09%) SQL Server
14 85 (23.81%) MS Office
15 83 (23.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 81 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
17 72 (20.17%) Cisco
18 65 (18.21%) MCSE
19 60 (16.81%) Firewall
20 57 (15.97%) Exchange Server 2010
21 55 (15.41%) Linux
22 53 (14.85%) Windows 7
23 52 (14.57%) CCNA
23 52 (14.57%) Cisco Certification
24 51 (14.29%) WAN
25 50 (14.01%) Windows XP
26 49 (13.73%) SCCM
27 48 (13.45%) Lync
28 46 (12.89%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 123 (34.45%) MS Exchange
2 57 (15.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (13.45%) Lync
4 42 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 41 (11.48%) IIS
6 27 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (3.64%) Apache
10 12 (3.36%) Tomcat
11 8 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.40%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.40%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
16 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.28%) CMS
16 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2000
16 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 99 (27.73%) MS Excel
2 85 (23.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.28%) MS Project
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.84%) Line 500
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.36%) Office 365
2 11 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.40%) SaaS
4 3 (0.84%) IaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (30.81%) TCP/IP
2 101 (28.29%) DHCP
3 95 (26.61%) DNS
4 60 (16.81%) Firewall
5 51 (14.29%) WAN
6 42 (11.76%) SAN
7 41 (11.48%) Internet
8 36 (10.08%) VoIP
9 35 (9.80%) LAN
9 35 (9.80%) VPN
9 35 (9.80%) VLAN
10 19 (5.32%) Wireshark
11 18 (5.04%) H.323
11 18 (5.04%) RTP
12 16 (4.48%) Broadband
13 14 (3.92%) ADSL
14 12 (3.36%) SMTP
15 9 (2.52%) Intranet
15 9 (2.52%) Extranet
15 9 (2.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (24.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.56%) MS Access
6 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.56%) DTS
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (4.48%) Selenium
2 15 (4.20%) FogBugz
3 5 (1.40%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.28%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 25 (7.00%) Retail
3 19 (5.32%) Finance
4 7 (1.96%) Law
5 5 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.56%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.56%) Back Office
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Billing
8 1 (0.28%) Marketing
8 1 (0.28%) Advertising
8 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (19.89%) Analyst
2 56 (15.69%) Support Engineer
3 47 (13.17%) 2nd Line Support
4 36 (10.08%) IT Support
5 29 (8.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 26 (7.28%) Support Analyst
7 24 (6.72%) Administrator
8 23 (6.44%) Support Technician
9 20 (5.60%) Network Engineer
10 19 (5.32%) Technical Support
11 18 (5.04%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (4.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 16 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
13 15 (4.20%) Service Desk Analyst
13 15 (4.20%) Service Analyst
14 14 (3.92%) IT Support Technician
15 13 (3.64%) Software Tester
15 13 (3.64%) Consultant
15 13 (3.64%) Tester
15 13 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.08%) .NET
2 7 (1.96%) XML
3 5 (1.40%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.12%) Middleware
4 4 (1.12%) WCF
4 4 (1.12%) HTML
5 3 (0.84%) Silverlight
5 3 (0.84%) jQuery
5 3 (0.84%) Ajax
5 3 (0.84%) CSS
5 3 (0.84%) XSL
6 1 (0.28%) XHTML
6 1 (0.28%) WAP
6 1 (0.28%) SOAP
6 1 (0.28%) Web Services
6 1 (0.28%) COM
6 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.28%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.28%) LAMP
6 1 (0.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.12%) Management Information System
2 22 (6.16%) Clustering
3 18 (5.04%) Open Source
3 18 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.80%) Replication
5 5 (1.40%) iPhone
5 5 (1.40%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.12%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.12%) DataPower
7 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.56%) Social Media
8 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.56%) PDA
8 2 (0.56%) AS400
9 1 (0.28%) SCADA
9 1 (0.28%) DTV
9 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.28%) EPoS
9 1 (0.28%) NHS
9 1 (0.28%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 302 (84.59%) Windows
2 106 (29.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 99 (27.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 83 (23.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 55 (15.41%) Linux
6 53 (14.85%) Windows 7
7 50 (14.01%) Windows XP
8 34 (9.52%) Windows 8
9 25 (7.00%) UNIX
10 22 (6.16%) Windows Vista
11 12 (3.36%) Solaris
12 7 (1.96%) Android
12 7 (1.96%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.40%) AIX
13 5 (1.40%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.12%) Windows NT
14 4 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.84%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.84%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (27.45%) ITIL
2 31 (8.68%) Service Delivery
3 27 (7.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (4.48%) Service Management
4 16 (4.48%) Scrum
4 16 (4.48%) Software Testing
4 16 (4.48%) Risk Analysis
4 16 (4.48%) Automation Testing
5 15 (4.20%) RAD
5 15 (4.20%) Mentoring
6 14 (3.92%) Incident Management
6 14 (3.92%) Problem Management
7 13 (3.64%) Change Management
8 12 (3.36%) Migration
9 11 (3.08%) Data Protection
10 10 (2.80%) Coaching
11 8 (2.24%) Project Management
12 7 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (1.68%) Time Management
14 5 (1.40%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (12.89%) SQL
2 26 (7.28%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.80%) VBScript
4 6 (1.68%) VB
4 6 (1.68%) C#
5 4 (1.12%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.12%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.84%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.56%) Java
7 2 (0.56%) C
7 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.28%) Perl
8 1 (0.28%) PHP
8 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 111 (31.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (18.21%) MCSE
3 52 (14.57%) CCNA
3 52 (14.57%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (11.48%) MCITP
5 34 (9.52%) Degree
6 25 (7.00%) MCP
7 21 (5.88%) MCSA
8 20 (5.60%) Security Cleared
9 19 (5.32%) SC Cleared
10 18 (5.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (4.48%) ISTQB
12 11 (3.08%) CCA
12 11 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.12%) CCNP
13 4 (1.12%) MCTS
13 4 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.84%) HND
15 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.80%) SLA
2 16 (4.48%) QA
3 4 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 116 (32.49%) Hyper-V
2 81 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.04%) vSphere
4 14 (3.92%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.12%) vCloud
6 4 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.56%) XenApp
8 2 (0.56%) Firmware
8 2 (0.56%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 49 (13.73%) SCCM
2 34 (9.52%) SCOM
3 10 (2.80%) WSUS
4 9 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (2.24%) SCVMM
5 8 (2.24%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (1.68%) SCDPM
7 6 (1.68%) Windows Intune
8 3 (0.84%) DameWare
8 3 (0.84%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.84%) SCSM
9 2 (0.56%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.28%) Nagios
10 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.28%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.28%) WMI
Vendors
1 239 (66.95%) Microsoft
2 150 (42.02%) VMware
3 72 (20.17%) Cisco
4 27 (7.56%) Citrix
5 24 (6.72%) NetApp
6 21 (5.88%) Avaya
6 21 (5.88%) HP
7 17 (4.76%) Oracle
8 15 (4.20%) Dell
8 15 (4.20%) EMC
8 15 (4.20%) Remedy
9 10 (2.80%) Symantec
9 10 (2.80%) IBM
10 9 (2.52%) Altiris
11 8 (2.24%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.96%) Lotus
12 7 (1.96%) Sage
13 6 (1.68%) Apple
14 5 (1.40%) SAP
14 5 (1.40%) WatchGuard
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £36k - 41k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton
Krooter
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000 - £77000 per annum + pension, medical, life, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Up to 55,000 + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Training and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: c.40k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Talent International
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Derby
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £13000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £4100 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago