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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 54 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 170 193 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.61% 5.21% 5.93%
As % of the System Software category 56.48% 54.83% 53.89%
Number of salaries quoted 141 165 137
Average salary £30,250 £33,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.70% +9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,078 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
301 352 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.17% 9.50% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 248 297 256
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -7 60 £30,000 -28.57% 4
Leicestershire +22 44 £30,500 -6.15% 3
Northamptonshire -16 40 £32,500 -8.45% 6
Derbyshire +13 37 £27,500 -24.13% 6
Lincolnshire -13 8 £32,500 +15.04% 3
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 389 (87.02%) Windows
2 233 (52.13%) Microsoft
3 178 (39.82%) VMware
4 148 (33.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 144 (32.21%) MS Exchange
6 113 (25.28%) MS Excel
7 107 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 106 (23.71%) TCP/IP
9 100 (22.37%) SQL Server
9 100 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
10 98 (21.92%) Windows 7
11 97 (21.70%) ITIL
12 95 (21.25%) Hyper-V
13 91 (20.36%) Microsoft Certification
14 85 (19.02%) DNS
14 85 (19.02%) SQL
15 78 (17.45%) MS Office
16 75 (16.78%) SCCM
17 70 (15.66%) DHCP
18 66 (14.77%) Citrix
19 63 (14.09%) IIS
20 60 (13.42%) Cisco
20 60 (13.42%) SAN
21 57 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
21 57 (12.75%) LAN
22 54 (12.08%) WAN
23 52 (11.63%) Firewall
23 52 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
24 50 (11.19%) SLA
25 49 (10.96%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 144 (32.21%) MS Exchange
2 63 (14.09%) IIS
3 52 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (8.72%) SharePoint
5 32 (7.16%) Lync
6 22 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (0.89%) Apache
10 3 (0.67%) CMS
11 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 113 (25.28%) MS Excel
2 78 (17.45%) MS Office
3 11 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.61%) Office 365
2 10 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 106 (23.71%) TCP/IP
2 85 (19.02%) DNS
3 70 (15.66%) DHCP
4 60 (13.42%) SAN
5 57 (12.75%) LAN
6 54 (12.08%) WAN
7 52 (11.63%) Firewall
8 24 (5.37%) Internet
9 19 (4.25%) VPN
10 17 (3.80%) Wireless
11 15 (3.36%) VoIP
12 7 (1.57%) VLAN
12 7 (1.57%) NetScaler
13 6 (1.34%) Structured Cabling
13 6 (1.34%) LDAP
14 5 (1.12%) PBX
14 5 (1.12%) Broadband
14 5 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (1.12%) NAS
14 5 (1.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (5.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.89%) MySQL
8 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.22%) MS Access
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.22%) Hudson
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 37 (8.28%) Finance
2 27 (6.04%) Retail
3 13 (2.91%) Law
3 13 (2.91%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.12%) Legal
6 4 (0.89%) Back Office
6 4 (0.89%) Banking
6 4 (0.89%) Marketing
7 3 (0.67%) Billing
8 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
9 1 (0.22%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 125 (27.96%) Analyst
2 62 (13.87%) Support Engineer
3 59 (13.20%) Support Technician
4 53 (11.86%) Support Analyst
5 47 (10.51%) IT Support
6 40 (8.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 39 (8.72%) Systems Engineer
8 31 (6.94%) IT Support Technician
9 28 (6.26%) Configuration Analyst
10 27 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 26 (5.82%) 1st Line Support
12 25 (5.59%) Service Analyst
12 25 (5.59%) Service Desk Analyst
13 23 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support
13 23 (5.15%) Administrator
13 23 (5.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 23 (5.15%) Test Analyst
14 21 (4.70%) Network Engineer
15 20 (4.47%) Desktop Support
15 20 (4.47%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.68%) .NET
2 9 (2.01%) HTML
3 5 (1.12%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.12%) Application Packaging
4 4 (0.89%) EDI
5 2 (0.45%) Middleware
5 2 (0.45%) JSP
6 1 (0.22%) Web Services
6 1 (0.22%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.22%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.74%) Clustering
2 25 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.58%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.01%) iSeries
6 8 (1.79%) AS400
7 7 (1.57%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.34%) iPhone
9 4 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.89%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.89%) EPoS
9 4 (0.89%) Replication
10 3 (0.67%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.67%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.67%) PDA
10 3 (0.67%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.67%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.45%) Kindle
11 2 (0.45%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 389 (87.02%) Windows
2 148 (33.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 107 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (21.92%) Windows 7
5 57 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (10.51%) Linux
7 39 (8.72%) Windows 8
8 38 (8.50%) Windows XP
9 15 (3.36%) UNIX
10 10 (2.24%) Android
11 9 (2.01%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.34%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.34%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.12%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.89%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.67%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.45%) Solaris
17 1 (0.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (21.70%) ITIL
2 44 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (9.17%) Service Delivery
3 41 (9.17%) Change Management
4 36 (8.05%) Incident Management
5 27 (6.04%) Data Protection
6 25 (5.59%) Problem Management
7 23 (5.15%) Project Management
8 16 (3.58%) Mentoring
9 15 (3.36%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (3.13%) Service Management
11 12 (2.68%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (2.68%) Information Security
12 11 (2.46%) ERP
12 11 (2.46%) Test Management
13 9 (2.01%) Time Management
13 9 (2.01%) CRM
14 8 (1.79%) Load Balancing
15 6 (1.34%) ITSM
15 6 (1.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 85 (19.02%) SQL
2 34 (7.61%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.46%) VB
4 9 (2.01%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.12%) C
5 5 (1.12%) VBA
6 3 (0.67%) RPG
6 3 (0.67%) VBScript
6 3 (0.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.45%) C#
8 1 (0.22%) Java
8 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 91 (20.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (10.96%) MCP
3 43 (9.62%) MCSE
4 28 (6.26%) Degree
5 21 (4.70%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (4.47%) MCITP
7 19 (4.25%) MCTS
8 18 (4.03%) MCSA
8 18 (4.03%) CCNA
9 14 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (2.68%) SC Cleared
10 12 (2.68%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.57%) CISSP
12 6 (1.34%) HND
13 5 (1.12%) A+ Certification
13 5 (1.12%) MCDST
14 4 (0.89%) Security+ Certification
14 4 (0.89%) CEH
14 4 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.67%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (11.19%) SLA
2 28 (6.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (6.26%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.45%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.22%) BS7799
System Software
1 100 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (21.25%) Hyper-V
3 27 (6.04%) XenApp
4 21 (4.70%) vSphere
5 14 (3.13%) VMware ESX
6 13 (2.91%) XenDesktop
7 9 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (1.57%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.34%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.89%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.67%) XenServer
12 3 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.22%) BlackBerry Internet Service
14 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.22%) RACF
14 1 (0.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 75 (16.78%) SCCM
2 22 (4.92%) SCOM
3 10 (2.24%) Backup Exec
3 10 (2.24%) WSUS
4 6 (1.34%) MAILsweeper
4 6 (1.34%) DameWare
5 3 (0.67%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.45%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.45%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.22%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 233 (52.13%) Microsoft
2 178 (39.82%) VMware
3 66 (14.77%) Citrix
4 60 (13.42%) Cisco
5 46 (10.29%) HP
6 36 (8.05%) Dell
7 22 (4.92%) Altiris
8 21 (4.70%) Remedy
9 19 (4.25%) IBM
10 18 (4.03%) EMC
11 9 (2.01%) Apple
12 7 (1.57%) LANDesk
12 7 (1.57%) Oracle
13 6 (1.34%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.12%) Symantec
14 5 (1.12%) MobileIron
15 4 (0.89%) F5
16 3 (0.67%) Bomgar
16 3 (0.67%) McAfee
16 3 (0.67%) Sophos
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