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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 24 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 241 259 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.59% 8.31% 6.39%
As % of the System Software category 62.44% 58.73% 69.09%
Number of salaries quoted 176 235 194
Average salary £35,000 £27,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.44% -27.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,050 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,450 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
386 441 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.15% 14.16% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 286 396 270
Average salary £37,846 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.13% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,650 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Derbyshire +15 76 £37,846 +99.18% 5
Leicestershire +2 67 £35,000 -11.39% 4
Nottinghamshire -14 57 £22,500 -6.25% 4
Northamptonshire -13 39 £25,000 -13.79% 5
Lincolnshire -5 13 £25,000 +42.85% 7
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 366 (85.12%) Windows
2 261 (60.70%) Microsoft
3 161 (37.44%) Windows Server
4 152 (35.35%) VMware
5 112 (26.05%) MS Exchange
6 109 (25.35%) Windows 7
7 107 (24.88%) MS Excel
8 102 (23.72%) ITIL
9 98 (22.79%) SCCM
10 95 (22.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 88 (20.47%) Cisco
12 84 (19.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 75 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 75 (17.44%) Hyper-V
14 66 (15.35%) TCP/IP
15 63 (14.65%) MS Office
16 62 (14.42%) SQL Server
17 55 (12.79%) DNS
17 55 (12.79%) Firewall
18 54 (12.56%) Microsoft Azure
19 53 (12.33%) Windows 8
19 53 (12.33%) Citrix
19 53 (12.33%) Linux
19 53 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
20 50 (11.63%) SQL
21 49 (11.40%) SAN
22 48 (11.16%) Office 365
23 46 (10.70%) vSphere
23 46 (10.70%) NetApp
23 46 (10.70%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 112 (26.05%) MS Exchange
2 37 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 37 (8.60%) Skype for Business
3 36 (8.37%) IIS
4 31 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (5.58%) SharePoint
6 23 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 107 (24.88%) MS Excel
2 63 (14.65%) MS Office
3 10 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (12.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (11.16%) Office 365
3 34 (7.91%) Azure Active Directory
4 29 (6.74%) IaaS
5 8 (1.86%) PaaS
6 6 (1.40%) IBM PureFlex
7 5 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.93%) Yammer
9 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (15.35%) TCP/IP
2 55 (12.79%) DNS
2 55 (12.79%) Firewall
3 49 (11.40%) SAN
4 46 (10.70%) DHCP
5 43 (10.00%) WAN
6 38 (8.84%) LAN
7 22 (5.12%) VPN
8 21 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (4.88%) IPsec
9 18 (4.19%) VoIP
10 10 (2.33%) Internet
11 7 (1.63%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (1.63%) VLAN
11 7 (1.63%) Wireless
12 6 (1.40%) LDAP
12 6 (1.40%) NAS
12 6 (1.40%) Skype
13 5 (1.16%) BIG-IP
13 5 (1.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (1.63%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.23%) MS Access
7 1 (0.23%) MySQL
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.93%) MSI
2 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.23%) JIRA
3 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (4.42%) Finance
2 15 (3.49%) Legal
3 13 (3.02%) Retail
4 8 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.63%) Law
5 7 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.16%) Local Government
7 4 (0.93%) Banking
7 4 (0.93%) Games
7 4 (0.93%) International Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Advertising
8 2 (0.47%) Automotive
8 2 (0.47%) Billing
8 2 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 118 (27.44%) Analyst
2 63 (14.65%) Support Engineer
3 49 (11.40%) Support Analyst
4 42 (9.77%) IT Support
5 41 (9.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (8.14%) Systems Engineer
7 33 (7.67%) Consultant
8 31 (7.21%) 2nd Line Support
9 28 (6.51%) IT Analyst
10 27 (6.28%) VMware Engineer
11 23 (5.35%) IT Engineer
12 22 (5.12%) Service Analyst
12 22 (5.12%) Service Desk Analyst
13 21 (4.88%) Active Directory Support
13 21 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
14 20 (4.65%) Desktop Support
15 19 (4.42%) Active Directory Engineer
15 19 (4.42%) IT Support Analyst
15 19 (4.42%) Storage Engineer
16 18 (4.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.05%) .NET
2 22 (5.12%) HTML
3 20 (4.65%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.09%) Middleware
5 8 (1.86%) Web Services
6 7 (1.63%) RESTful
7 6 (1.40%) CSS
7 6 (1.40%) XML
8 4 (0.93%) REST
8 4 (0.93%) Software Packaging
9 3 (0.70%) jQuery
10 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.23%) COM
10 1 (0.23%) EDI
10 1 (0.23%) SOAP
10 1 (0.23%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 37 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.81%) Private Cloud
4 17 (3.95%) Driving Licence
4 17 (3.95%) Enterprise Cloud
4 17 (3.95%) Smartcard
5 14 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.02%) Blackberry
7 12 (2.79%) Clustering
8 8 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.40%) IVR
9 6 (1.40%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.16%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.16%) PKI
11 4 (0.93%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.93%) Replication
11 4 (0.93%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.70%) AS400
12 3 (0.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 366 (85.12%) Windows
2 161 (37.44%) Windows Server
3 109 (25.35%) Windows 7
4 84 (19.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 75 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (12.33%) Linux
6 53 (12.33%) Windows 8
7 36 (8.37%) Windows XP
8 28 (6.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (6.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (5.81%) Apple iOS
11 19 (4.42%) Data ONTAP
12 18 (4.19%) Unix
13 16 (3.72%) Windows 10
14 15 (3.49%) Android
15 8 (1.86%) Mac OS
16 5 (1.16%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.93%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.93%) Solaris
17 4 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (23.72%) ITIL
2 41 (9.53%) Incident Management
3 34 (7.91%) Migration
3 34 (7.91%) Service Delivery
4 31 (7.21%) Root Cause Analysis
5 26 (6.05%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (6.05%) Business Continuity
6 20 (4.65%) Mentoring
6 20 (4.65%) Mobile Device Management
7 19 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (4.42%) Problem Management
8 16 (3.72%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (3.72%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (3.26%) High Availability
10 12 (2.79%) Software Deployment
11 11 (2.56%) Load Balancing
12 10 (2.33%) Data Protection
13 9 (2.09%) Identity Access Management
14 8 (1.86%) Presales
15 7 (1.63%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 50 (11.63%) SQL
2 21 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.49%) VB
4 10 (2.33%) C#
5 7 (1.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.16%) VB.NET
7 4 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.47%) Perl
8 2 (0.47%) Python
8 2 (0.47%) VBScript
9 1 (0.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 53 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (10.47%) Degree
3 43 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 43 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 37 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (8.60%) MCSE
5 32 (7.44%) CCNA
6 29 (6.74%) MCP
7 18 (4.19%) MCSA
8 8 (1.86%) MCITP
9 7 (1.63%) HND
9 7 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.40%) CCNP
10 6 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (1.40%) MCDST
11 5 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.47%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.47%) VCP5
14 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.28%) SLA
2 5 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 95 (22.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (17.44%) Hyper-V
3 46 (10.70%) vSphere
4 26 (6.05%) BitLocker
5 12 (2.79%) XenApp
6 9 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (2.09%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.63%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.16%) XenServer
9 4 (0.93%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.47%) RACF
10 2 (0.47%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.23%) pfSense
11 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 98 (22.79%) SCCM
2 45 (10.47%) SCOM
3 31 (7.21%) Windows Intune
4 26 (6.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 24 (5.58%) SCVMM
6 19 (4.42%) SCDPM
6 19 (4.42%) SCSM
7 6 (1.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (1.40%) WSUS
7 6 (1.40%) XenMobile
8 4 (0.93%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.93%) Casper Suite
8 4 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (0.93%) ThinApp
9 3 (0.70%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.70%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 261 (60.70%) Microsoft
2 152 (35.35%) VMware
3 88 (20.47%) Cisco
4 53 (12.33%) Citrix
5 46 (10.70%) NetApp
6 34 (7.91%) Apple
6 34 (7.91%) Red Hat
7 33 (7.67%) HP
8 21 (4.88%) LANDesk
8 21 (4.88%) MobileIron
8 21 (4.88%) SolarWinds
9 15 (3.49%) IBM
10 14 (3.26%) Dell
11 12 (2.79%) F5
11 12 (2.79%) Oracle
11 12 (2.79%) Symantec
12 10 (2.33%) Veeam
13 8 (1.86%) Fortinet
14 7 (1.63%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.63%) EMC
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + MS Certs + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £19,000-20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Grimsby, South Humberside
Eden Lea UK Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k packge / £23k + 4.6k shift pay + 2.6k bonus + 25 holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rolls Royce
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Venn Group
Salary: £23000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Immingham, South Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: car
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Beneifts
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago