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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 305 247 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.72% 6.92% 5.98%
As % of the System Software category 65.31% 60.99% 58.99%
Number of salaries quoted 252 191 197
Median salary £33,000 £27,750 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -22.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £18,925 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,200 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
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
467 405 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.89% 11.34% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 377 322 326
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +8 95 £25,500 -17.74% 10
Derbyshire +11 91 £35,000 +40.00% 4
Leicestershire +6 68 £35,000 +35.92% 9
Lincolnshire +14 39 £35,000 +75.00% 4
Northamptonshire -3 31 £32,500 - 10
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 497 (88.43%) Windows
2 339 (60.32%) Microsoft
3 243 (43.24%) Windows Server
4 196 (34.88%) VMware
5 190 (33.81%) ITIL
6 148 (26.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 134 (23.84%) Windows 7
8 131 (23.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 131 (23.31%) MS Exchange
9 120 (21.35%) MS Excel
10 119 (21.17%) SCCM
11 113 (20.11%) Cisco
12 111 (19.75%) SQL Server
13 109 (19.40%) Citrix
14 108 (19.22%) MS Office
14 108 (19.22%) Windows Server 2008
15 105 (18.68%) Hyper-V
16 99 (17.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 89 (15.84%) Degree
18 88 (15.66%) Firewall
19 75 (13.35%) Linux
20 73 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
20 73 (12.99%) Office 365
21 69 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
22 68 (12.10%) MCSE
23 67 (11.92%) WAN
24 66 (11.74%) DNS
24 66 (11.74%) SAN
25 65 (11.57%) PowerShell
26 64 (11.39%) vSphere

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
1 131 (23.31%) MS Exchange
2 69 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 47 (8.36%) SharePoint
5 44 (7.83%) Skype for Business
6 40 (7.12%) IIS
7 18 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.89%) Apache
10 5 (0.89%) iPlanet
10 5 (0.89%) JBoss
10 5 (0.89%) Node.js
10 5 (0.89%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.89%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.71%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 120 (21.35%) MS Excel
2 108 (19.22%) MS Office
3 8 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 73 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 73 (12.99%) Office 365
2 26 (4.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 20 (3.56%) IaaS
4 8 (1.42%) PaaS
5 6 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.07%) IBM PureFlex
6 5 (0.89%) GitHub
7 3 (0.53%) Yammer
8 2 (0.36%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (15.66%) Firewall
2 67 (11.92%) WAN
3 66 (11.74%) DNS
3 66 (11.74%) SAN
4 61 (10.85%) LAN
5 56 (9.96%) TCP/IP
6 49 (8.72%) DHCP
7 34 (6.05%) VPN
8 33 (5.87%) VoIP
9 24 (4.27%) Wireless
10 18 (3.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (3.02%) LDAP
12 16 (2.85%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (2.67%) Internet
14 12 (2.14%) IPsec
15 10 (1.78%) Skype
16 7 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
17 6 (1.07%) Unified Communications
17 6 (1.07%) VLAN
18 5 (0.89%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 43 (7.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.60%) MySQL
4 9 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.25%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.89%) DB2
9 3 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.36%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.18%) MS Access
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Git (software)
1 5 (0.89%) Subversion
1 5 (0.89%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.53%) MSI
2 3 (0.53%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 27 (4.80%) Manufacturing
2 26 (4.63%) Finance
3 24 (4.27%) Banking
4 23 (4.09%) Retail
5 21 (3.74%) International Banking
6 16 (2.85%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.49%) Legal
8 8 (1.42%) Games
9 7 (1.25%) French Language
10 4 (0.71%) Law
11 3 (0.53%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.36%) Marketing
13 1 (0.18%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.18%) Electronics
13 1 (0.18%) German Language
13 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 117 (20.82%) Analyst
2 98 (17.44%) Support Engineer
3 60 (10.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 48 (8.54%) Administrator
5 46 (8.19%) IT Support
6 44 (7.83%) Service Analyst
7 42 (7.47%) Support Analyst
8 41 (7.30%) Service Desk Analyst
9 37 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
10 35 (6.23%) Consultant
11 34 (6.05%) IT Engineer
12 33 (5.87%) Server Engineer
12 33 (5.87%) VMware Engineer
13 31 (5.52%) Senior Support Engineer
14 30 (5.34%) Systems Administrator
15 29 (5.16%) 2nd Line Support
16 28 (4.98%) Active Directory Support
16 28 (4.98%) Windows Engineer
17 27 (4.80%) Active Directory Engineer
17 27 (4.80%) Active Directory Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.49%) Middleware
2 13 (2.31%) .NET
3 11 (1.96%) SAML
4 10 (1.78%) HTML
5 8 (1.42%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.42%) XML
6 5 (0.89%) Apache Axis
6 5 (0.89%) Hibernate
6 5 (0.89%) J2EE
6 5 (0.89%) RichFaces
6 5 (0.89%) Spring
6 5 (0.89%) Spring MVC
6 5 (0.89%) Spring Web Flow
7 3 (0.53%) CSS
7 3 (0.53%) jQuery
7 3 (0.53%) REST
7 3 (0.53%) RESTful
7 3 (0.53%) Web Services
8 2 (0.36%) HTML5
8 2 (0.36%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.61%) Data Centre
2 51 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.94%) Computer Science
4 32 (5.69%) Driving Licence
5 29 (5.16%) Smartcard
6 23 (4.09%) Mobile App
7 20 (3.56%) Blackberry
7 20 (3.56%) Private Cloud
8 13 (2.31%) HP Storage
9 12 (2.14%) PKI
10 10 (1.78%) Clustering
10 10 (1.78%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.78%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.60%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.42%) Enterprise Cloud
13 7 (1.25%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.25%) Mathematics
14 6 (1.07%) FMCG
14 6 (1.07%) IVR
14 6 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 497 (88.43%) Windows
2 243 (43.24%) Windows Server
3 148 (26.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 134 (23.84%) Windows 7
5 108 (19.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 75 (13.35%) Linux
7 51 (9.07%) Windows 8
8 42 (7.47%) Windows XP
9 35 (6.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (5.69%) Windows 10
11 27 (4.80%) Apple iOS
12 23 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (3.38%) Unix
14 18 (3.20%) Data ONTAP
15 12 (2.14%) Android
16 5 (0.89%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.71%) AIX
17 4 (0.71%) CentOS
17 4 (0.71%) Solaris
17 4 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (33.81%) ITIL
2 63 (11.21%) Migration
3 47 (8.36%) Business Continuity
4 41 (7.30%) Incident Management
5 40 (7.12%) High Availability
6 31 (5.52%) Mentoring
6 31 (5.52%) Mobile Device Management
7 30 (5.34%) Service Delivery
8 23 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 21 (3.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (3.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 20 (3.56%) Kalman Filter
10 20 (3.56%) Software Deployment
11 17 (3.02%) Workflow
12 16 (2.85%) Project Management
13 15 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (2.49%) Application Packaging
15 13 (2.31%) Capacity Planning
15 13 (2.31%) Server Virtualisation
15 13 (2.31%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (11.57%) PowerShell
2 63 (11.21%) SQL
3 13 (2.31%) VB
4 11 (1.96%) C#
5 10 (1.78%) Java
6 9 (1.60%) VBScript
7 8 (1.42%) VBA
8 5 (0.89%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.71%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.53%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.53%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.36%) Perl
11 2 (0.36%) PHP
12 1 (0.18%) C
12 1 (0.18%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 99 (17.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 89 (15.84%) Degree
3 68 (12.10%) MCSE
4 48 (8.54%) ITIL Certification
5 45 (8.01%) Security Cleared
6 43 (7.65%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (7.47%) MCSA
8 41 (7.30%) CCNA
8 41 (7.30%) SC Cleared
9 32 (5.69%) MCP
10 14 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (2.14%) MCITP
12 10 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (1.42%) RHCSA
13 8 (1.42%) VCP5
14 6 (1.07%) CISA
14 6 (1.07%) CISM
14 6 (1.07%) CISSP
14 6 (1.07%) PCI QSA
15 5 (0.89%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.01%) SLA
2 8 (1.42%) QA
3 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 131 (23.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (18.68%) Hyper-V
3 64 (11.39%) vSphere
4 35 (6.23%) XenApp
5 14 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (2.49%) XenDesktop
6 13 (2.31%) BitLocker
7 11 (1.96%) XenServer
8 9 (1.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (1.42%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.89%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.36%) Firmware
11 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.36%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.18%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 119 (21.17%) SCCM
2 51 (9.07%) SCOM
3 22 (3.91%) Windows Intune
4 17 (3.02%) SCDPM
4 17 (3.02%) SCSM
5 14 (2.49%) SCVMM
6 12 (2.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 11 (1.96%) SCOrch
8 8 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.89%) Ansible
9 5 (0.89%) MOM
9 5 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.89%) Puppet
9 5 (0.89%) Salt
9 5 (0.89%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.71%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.71%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.71%) WSUS
11 3 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 339 (60.32%) Microsoft
2 196 (34.88%) VMware
3 113 (20.11%) Cisco
4 109 (19.40%) Citrix
5 52 (9.25%) NetApp
6 46 (8.19%) Red Hat
7 45 (8.01%) Apple
8 43 (7.65%) HP
9 24 (4.27%) SolarWinds
10 21 (3.74%) Oracle
11 14 (2.49%) IBM
12 13 (2.31%) F5
13 12 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (2.14%) Symantec
14 8 (1.42%) AppSense
15 7 (1.25%) MobileIron
16 6 (1.07%) CheckPoint
16 6 (1.07%) FireEye
16 6 (1.07%) Fortinet
16 6 (1.07%) SAP
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