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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 243 217 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.59% 5.74% 5.54%
As % of the System Software category 67.50% 64.20% 59.88%
Number of salaries quoted 198 170 167
Median salary £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
360 338 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.25% 8.94% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 273 263 279
Median salary £35,000 £33,045 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.91% -11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £62,500 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +16 100 £34,000 +13.33% 11
Northamptonshire +22 46 £30,000 +17.64% 6
Leicestershire -24 34 £34,750 +24.10% 10
Lincolnshire +7 30 £31,250 +78.57% 5
Derbyshire +18 26 £28,000 +31.76% 3
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 468 (82.98%) Windows
2 300 (53.19%) Microsoft
3 270 (47.87%) Windows Server
4 199 (35.28%) VMware
5 181 (32.09%) ITIL
6 160 (28.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 152 (26.95%) SCCM
8 143 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 135 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 132 (23.40%) MS Exchange
11 126 (22.34%) MS Office
12 123 (21.81%) MS Excel
12 123 (21.81%) Windows 7
13 120 (21.28%) Hyper-V
13 120 (21.28%) SQL Server
14 117 (20.74%) Cisco
15 116 (20.57%) Office 365
16 102 (18.09%) Microsoft Certification
17 101 (17.91%) Citrix
18 98 (17.38%) Firewall
19 93 (16.49%) DNS
20 90 (15.96%) SAN
21 85 (15.07%) WAN
22 84 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
23 83 (14.72%) LAN
24 79 (14.01%) DHCP
25 75 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2013
26 72 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
27 71 (12.59%) SQL
28 63 (11.17%) MCSE

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
1 132 (23.40%) MS Exchange
2 84 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 58 (10.28%) SharePoint
5 42 (7.45%) IIS
6 41 (7.27%) Skype for Business
7 22 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (1.42%) Apache
10 6 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.06%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.89%) SAS
12 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.53%) iPlanet
13 3 (0.53%) JBoss
13 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.53%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 126 (22.34%) MS Office
2 123 (21.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.35%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.18%) assyst
3 1 (0.18%) Line 500
3 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 116 (20.57%) Office 365
2 72 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.55%) IaaS
4 14 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.48%) PaaS
5 10 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (1.42%) GitHub
7 4 (0.71%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (17.38%) Firewall
2 93 (16.49%) DNS
3 90 (15.96%) SAN
4 85 (15.07%) WAN
5 83 (14.72%) LAN
6 79 (14.01%) DHCP
7 43 (7.62%) TCP/IP
7 43 (7.62%) Wireless
8 35 (6.21%) VoIP
9 25 (4.43%) Internet
9 25 (4.43%) Skype
10 23 (4.08%) VPN
11 21 (3.72%) Remote Desktop
12 14 (2.48%) MPLS
12 14 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (1.95%) SSL
14 7 (1.24%) LDAP
15 6 (1.06%) VLAN
16 5 (0.89%) IP Telephony
16 5 (0.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (2.84%) MySQL
3 16 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (1.77%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.71%) SAP HANA
9 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.53%) DB2
11 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.35%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.18%) Big Data
12 1 (0.18%) DTS
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.42%) Subversion
2 8 (1.42%) Vagrant
3 6 (1.06%) MSI
4 5 (0.89%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.71%) Wise Package Studio
6 3 (0.53%) Travis CI
7 2 (0.35%) Maven
7 2 (0.35%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.18%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.18%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (6.03%) Retail
2 32 (5.67%) Manufacturing
3 28 (4.96%) Finance
4 23 (4.08%) Banking
5 21 (3.72%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.37%) International Banking
7 8 (1.42%) French Language
8 7 (1.24%) Publishing
9 6 (1.06%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.71%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.71%) Games
11 2 (0.35%) Advertising
11 2 (0.35%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Marketing
12 1 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 128 (22.70%) Analyst
2 90 (15.96%) Support Engineer
3 70 (12.41%) Administrator
4 69 (12.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 67 (11.88%) IT Support
6 61 (10.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 58 (10.28%) 3rd Line Support
8 56 (9.93%) Support Analyst
9 52 (9.22%) Systems Administrator
10 47 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 46 (8.16%) Service Analyst
11 46 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
12 35 (6.21%) 1st Line Support
12 35 (6.21%) IT Engineer
13 34 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support
14 30 (5.32%) Infrastructure Support
15 27 (4.79%) Support Technician
16 26 (4.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 26 (4.61%) Windows Engineer
17 24 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.77%) .NET
2 8 (1.42%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.71%) SAML
3 4 (0.71%) Web Services
3 4 (0.71%) XML
4 3 (0.53%) Apache Axis
4 3 (0.53%) Hibernate
4 3 (0.53%) HTML
4 3 (0.53%) J2EE
4 3 (0.53%) Node.js
4 3 (0.53%) RichFaces
4 3 (0.53%) Spring
4 3 (0.53%) Spring MVC
4 3 (0.53%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (0.35%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.35%) CSS
5 2 (0.35%) HTML5
6 1 (0.18%) COM
6 1 (0.18%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.64%) Data Centre
2 35 (6.21%) Driving Licence
3 25 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.30%) Client/Server
5 13 (2.30%) Clustering
6 12 (2.13%) HP Storage
7 11 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.95%) Fat Client
7 11 (1.95%) Private Cloud
7 11 (1.95%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.60%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.42%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.24%) CMDB
11 6 (1.06%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.89%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.89%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.53%) Life Science
13 3 (0.53%) Statistics
14 2 (0.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 468 (82.98%) Windows
2 270 (47.87%) Windows Server
3 160 (28.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 143 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 123 (21.81%) Windows 7
6 62 (10.99%) Linux
7 53 (9.40%) Windows 10
8 38 (6.74%) Windows 8
9 34 (6.03%) Windows XP
10 24 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (3.01%) Unix
12 12 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (1.95%) CentOS
13 11 (1.95%) Debian
13 11 (1.95%) Ubuntu
14 7 (1.24%) AIX
15 6 (1.06%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.71%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.53%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (32.09%) ITIL
2 47 (8.33%) High Availability
3 37 (6.56%) Incident Management
4 32 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (5.32%) Application Packaging
5 30 (5.32%) Migration
5 30 (5.32%) Service Delivery
6 25 (4.43%) Presales
7 23 (4.08%) Project Management
8 21 (3.72%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (3.72%) Line Management
9 20 (3.55%) Mentoring
10 19 (3.37%) E-Commerce
11 18 (3.19%) Mobile Device Management
12 17 (3.01%) Business Continuity
12 17 (3.01%) Change Management
12 17 (3.01%) ITIL V3
12 17 (3.01%) Problem Management
13 16 (2.84%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (2.48%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 71 (12.59%) SQL
2 61 (10.82%) PowerShell
3 13 (2.30%) C#
4 11 (1.95%) Java
5 10 (1.77%) VB
5 10 (1.77%) VBScript
6 8 (1.42%) Bash Shell
7 7 (1.24%) Perl
8 6 (1.06%) VBA
9 4 (0.71%) PHP
10 2 (0.35%) C
10 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.18%) VB6
11 1 (0.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 102 (18.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (11.17%) MCSE
3 50 (8.87%) Degree
4 44 (7.80%) MCSA
5 37 (6.56%) Security Cleared
6 36 (6.38%) MCP
7 34 (6.03%) CCNA
7 34 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (4.61%) ITIL Certification
9 22 (3.90%) SC Cleared
10 20 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (2.48%) MCITP
12 8 (1.42%) RHCSA
12 8 (1.42%) VCP5
13 7 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (1.24%) CCA
13 7 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (1.24%) LPIC
14 6 (1.06%) CCEA
14 6 (1.06%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (10.46%) SLA
2 19 (3.37%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.24%) QA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 135 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (21.28%) Hyper-V
3 46 (8.16%) vSphere
4 32 (5.67%) XenApp
5 24 (4.26%) VMware ESX
6 17 (3.01%) Virtual Servers
7 14 (2.48%) Terminal Services
8 10 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (1.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 9 (1.60%) Firmware
9 9 (1.60%) XenServer
10 6 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.89%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.53%) iptables
12 3 (0.53%) KVM
13 2 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.18%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 152 (26.95%) SCCM
2 34 (6.03%) SCOM
3 15 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (1.77%) Microsoft Clustering
5 10 (1.77%) Puppet
6 8 (1.42%) Ansible
6 8 (1.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 8 (1.42%) NetBackup
6 8 (1.42%) Salt
7 7 (1.24%) Backup Exec
7 7 (1.24%) Failover Clustering
7 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (0.89%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.53%) AppDNA
11 3 (0.53%) FreeIPA
11 3 (0.53%) SCDPM
11 3 (0.53%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 300 (53.19%) Microsoft
2 199 (35.28%) VMware
3 117 (20.74%) Cisco
4 101 (17.91%) Citrix
5 52 (9.22%) HP
6 35 (6.21%) NetApp
7 30 (5.32%) Red Hat
8 28 (4.96%) Apple
9 22 (3.90%) Meraki
10 21 (3.72%) IBM
10 21 (3.72%) Symantec
11 15 (2.66%) LANDesk
11 15 (2.66%) Oracle
12 14 (2.48%) Dell
12 14 (2.48%) SAP
13 12 (2.13%) CheckPoint
14 11 (1.95%) Altiris
15 9 (1.60%) arcserve
15 9 (1.60%) MobileIron
16 8 (1.42%) CA
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + car allowance of £5k
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + 10% shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
VIQU
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 10% BONUS!
Posted: 4 days ago
Coalville
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Volt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Grimsby, South Humberside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £negotiable + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £32000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Scunthorpe
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Grimsby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Brackley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Somerbys IT
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Grimsby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago