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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 216 208 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.11% 5.66% 5.66%
As % of the System Software category 57.29% 56.83% 51.74%
Number of salaries quoted 177 183 134
Average salary £28,000 £37,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.83% +24.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £47,500 £46,500
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
377 366 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.66% 9.95% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 308 316 265
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +3 70 £31,000 -27.05% 10
Leicestershire +23 57 £25,750 -20.76% 4
Northamptonshire -15 47 £32,500 -14.47% 8
Derbyshire +20 40 £25,000 -44.44% 4
Lincolnshire -6 12 £21,000 -20.75% 6
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 407 (88.29%) Windows
2 254 (55.10%) Microsoft
3 185 (40.13%) VMware
4 149 (32.32%) MS Exchange
5 146 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 128 (27.77%) TCP/IP
7 123 (26.68%) MS Excel
8 120 (26.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 112 (24.30%) Hyper-V
10 109 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 105 (22.78%) Windows 7
11 105 (22.78%) SQL Server
12 102 (22.13%) ITIL
13 92 (19.96%) MS Office
13 92 (19.96%) DNS
14 88 (19.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 88 (19.09%) SQL
15 85 (18.44%) SCCM
16 71 (15.40%) DHCP
17 68 (14.75%) IIS
18 66 (14.32%) Citrix
19 65 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
20 63 (13.67%) Cisco
21 62 (13.45%) SAN
21 62 (13.45%) Linux
22 60 (13.02%) Firewall
23 55 (11.93%) Clustering
24 52 (11.28%) LAN
25 48 (10.41%) HP
25 48 (10.41%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 149 (32.32%) MS Exchange
2 68 (14.75%) IIS
3 47 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (8.68%) Lync
5 38 (8.24%) SharePoint
6 25 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (2.39%) Apache
10 9 (1.95%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.30%) IBM Notes
12 5 (1.08%) CMS
13 4 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 123 (26.68%) MS Excel
2 92 (19.96%) MS Office
3 11 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.03%) Office 365
2 12 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 128 (27.77%) TCP/IP
2 92 (19.96%) DNS
3 71 (15.40%) DHCP
4 62 (13.45%) SAN
5 60 (13.02%) Firewall
6 52 (11.28%) LAN
7 47 (10.20%) WAN
8 34 (7.38%) Internet
9 21 (4.56%) VPN
10 12 (2.60%) VoIP
10 12 (2.60%) Broadband
11 11 (2.39%) Wireless
12 10 (2.17%) ADSL
13 9 (1.95%) PBX
13 9 (1.95%) VLAN
14 7 (1.52%) NetScaler
15 6 (1.30%) NAS
16 5 (1.08%) IP Telephony
16 5 (1.08%) Structured Cabling
17 4 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (22.78%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (4.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.87%) MySQL
5 4 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.22%) MS Access
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.22%) Hudson
General
1 36 (7.81%) Finance
2 33 (7.16%) Retail
3 15 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.95%) Law
6 5 (1.08%) Legal
7 4 (0.87%) Marketing
7 4 (0.87%) Banking
7 4 (0.87%) Back Office
8 3 (0.65%) Billing
9 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.43%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 126 (27.33%) Analyst
2 70 (15.18%) Support Technician
3 64 (13.88%) Support Engineer
4 57 (12.36%) IT Support
5 56 (12.15%) 2nd Line Support
6 50 (10.85%) Support Analyst
7 40 (8.68%) Systems Engineer
8 38 (8.24%) IT Support Technician
9 31 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 29 (6.29%) Configuration Analyst
11 26 (5.64%) Service Desk Analyst
11 26 (5.64%) Service Analyst
12 25 (5.42%) Network Engineer
13 24 (5.21%) Administrator
14 22 (4.77%) 1st Line Support
14 22 (4.77%) 3rd Line Support
14 22 (4.77%) Test Analyst
15 21 (4.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
16 20 (4.34%) Systems Administrator
17 18 (3.90%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.47%) .NET
2 9 (1.95%) HTML
3 5 (1.08%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.08%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.43%) EDI
5 1 (0.22%) Web Services
5 1 (0.22%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.22%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.93%) Clustering
2 23 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.69%) Data Centre
4 12 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.52%) iPhone
6 6 (1.30%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.08%) iSeries
8 4 (0.87%) Smartphone
8 4 (0.87%) PDA
8 4 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.87%) Replication
8 4 (0.87%) AS400
8 4 (0.87%) EPoS
9 3 (0.65%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.65%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.65%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.43%) Kindle
10 2 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 407 (88.29%) Windows
2 146 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 120 (26.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 105 (22.78%) Windows 7
5 65 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 62 (13.45%) Linux
7 48 (10.41%) Windows 8
8 47 (10.20%) Windows XP
9 22 (4.77%) UNIX
10 13 (2.82%) Android
10 13 (2.82%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.95%) Solaris
11 9 (1.95%) Windows Vista
12 7 (1.52%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.52%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.08%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.08%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (22.13%) ITIL
2 47 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 43 (9.33%) Change Management
4 42 (9.11%) Incident Management
5 37 (8.03%) Service Delivery
6 33 (7.16%) Data Protection
7 31 (6.72%) Problem Management
8 17 (3.69%) Mentoring
9 16 (3.47%) Project Management
10 14 (3.04%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (2.60%) Time Management
11 12 (2.60%) Service Management
12 11 (2.39%) Information Security
12 11 (2.39%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (2.39%) Test Management
13 8 (1.74%) Migration
13 8 (1.74%) ERP
14 7 (1.52%) CRM
14 7 (1.52%) Load Balancing
15 6 (1.30%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 88 (19.09%) SQL
2 45 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.39%) VB
4 10 (2.17%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.08%) C
5 5 (1.08%) VBA
6 4 (0.87%) VBScript
7 3 (0.65%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.65%) RPG
8 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.43%) C#
9 1 (0.22%) Java
9 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 88 (19.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (9.98%) MCP
3 38 (8.24%) MCSE
4 31 (6.72%) Degree
5 18 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (3.69%) MCTS
7 16 (3.47%) MCITP
7 16 (3.47%) MCSA
8 15 (3.25%) CCNA
9 14 (3.04%) SC Cleared
9 14 (3.04%) Security Cleared
10 8 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.30%) HND
12 5 (1.08%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.08%) CISSP
13 4 (0.87%) CEH
13 4 (0.87%) MCDST
13 4 (0.87%) Security+ Certification
13 4 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.65%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.20%) SLA
2 29 (6.29%) PCI DSS
3 28 (6.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.22%) BS7799
System Software
1 112 (24.30%) Hyper-V
2 109 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (5.21%) XenApp
4 20 (4.34%) vSphere
5 14 (3.04%) VMware ESX
6 13 (2.82%) XenDesktop
7 10 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (1.95%) Terminal Services
8 9 (1.95%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.65%) XenServer
11 1 (0.22%) RACF
11 1 (0.22%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.22%) BlackBerry Internet Service
11 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 85 (18.44%) SCCM
2 30 (6.51%) SCOM
3 11 (2.39%) WSUS
4 10 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.30%) SCVMM
5 6 (1.30%) DameWare
5 6 (1.30%) MAILsweeper
6 4 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.65%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.43%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.43%) SCSM
8 2 (0.43%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.43%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.22%) Nagios
9 1 (0.22%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 254 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 185 (40.13%) VMware
3 66 (14.32%) Citrix
4 63 (13.67%) Cisco
5 48 (10.41%) HP
6 40 (8.68%) Dell
7 29 (6.29%) Altiris
8 27 (5.86%) EMC
9 22 (4.77%) Remedy
10 21 (4.56%) IBM
11 14 (3.04%) Oracle
12 9 (1.95%) Red Hat
12 9 (1.95%) Apple
12 9 (1.95%) LANDesk
13 6 (1.30%) MobileIron
13 6 (1.30%) Lotus
14 5 (1.08%) Symantec
15 4 (0.87%) F5
15 4 (0.87%) Avaya
16 3 (0.65%) SAP
Spalding
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Hot Rec
Salary: £21k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Scunthorpe
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16000 per annum + 17.5% shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MidlandHR
Salary: From £25,000 to £39,000 per annum pension, life assurance + more
Posted: 11 days ago