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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 240 196 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.50% 5.36% 5.48%
As % of the System Software category 57.97% 62.62% 54.36%
Number of salaries quoted 219 173 134
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £48,250 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
414 313 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.94% 8.55% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 371 263 251
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +28 84 £25,000 -31.50% 5
Leicestershire +21 68 £41,000 +7.89% 7
Northamptonshire -5 50 £29,000 -3.33% 11
Derbyshire +23 29 £20,750 -56.31% 7
Lincolnshire +1 13 £20,000 -36.00% 3
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 363 (86.63%) Windows
2 267 (63.72%) Microsoft
3 166 (39.62%) VMware
4 135 (32.22%) TCP/IP
5 127 (30.31%) MS Exchange
6 124 (29.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 115 (27.45%) Hyper-V
8 112 (26.73%) MS Excel
9 110 (26.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 108 (25.78%) ITIL
11 100 (23.87%) SQL Server
12 99 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 98 (23.39%) MS Office
14 95 (22.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 93 (22.20%) DNS
16 83 (19.81%) Windows 7
17 77 (18.38%) SCCM
17 77 (18.38%) DHCP
18 75 (17.90%) Windows Server 2003
19 70 (16.71%) Cisco
20 64 (15.27%) Firewall
21 63 (15.04%) IIS
22 61 (14.56%) SQL
23 52 (12.41%) Linux
23 52 (12.41%) MCSE
24 51 (12.17%) SAN
25 48 (11.46%) Lync
26 47 (11.22%) WAN
27 46 (10.98%) Clustering
28 44 (10.50%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 127 (30.31%) MS Exchange
2 63 (15.04%) IIS
3 48 (11.46%) Lync
4 40 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (8.35%) SharePoint
6 22 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (3.58%) Apache
9 15 (3.58%) Tomcat
10 11 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.67%) IBM Notes
12 5 (1.19%) CMS
13 2 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 112 (26.73%) MS Excel
2 98 (23.39%) MS Office
3 6 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.35%) Office 365
2 16 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.95%) IaaS
4 2 (0.48%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (32.22%) TCP/IP
2 93 (22.20%) DNS
3 77 (18.38%) DHCP
4 64 (15.27%) Firewall
5 51 (12.17%) SAN
6 47 (11.22%) WAN
7 42 (10.02%) Internet
8 39 (9.31%) LAN
9 25 (5.97%) VoIP
9 25 (5.97%) VPN
10 23 (5.49%) VLAN
11 18 (4.30%) ADSL
12 17 (4.06%) Broadband
13 11 (2.63%) Wireshark
14 10 (2.39%) RTP
14 10 (2.39%) H.323
15 8 (1.91%) Wireless
15 8 (1.91%) NAS
15 8 (1.91%) PBX
16 7 (1.67%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (23.87%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.48%) MS Access
6 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.48%) DTS
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (2.63%) Selenium
2 10 (2.39%) FogBugz
3 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.24%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
General
1 33 (7.88%) Retail
2 27 (6.44%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.77%) Finance
4 7 (1.67%) Law
5 6 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.19%) Marketing
7 2 (0.48%) Billing
7 2 (0.48%) Publishing
7 2 (0.48%) Back Office
7 2 (0.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Games
8 1 (0.24%) Local Government
8 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (20.05%) Analyst
2 65 (15.51%) Support Engineer
3 62 (14.80%) 2nd Line Support
4 49 (11.69%) IT Support
5 44 (10.50%) Support Technician
6 31 (7.40%) Support Analyst
7 29 (6.92%) Systems Engineer
8 28 (6.68%) Administrator
8 28 (6.68%) IT Support Technician
9 26 (6.21%) Service Desk Analyst
9 26 (6.21%) Service Analyst
10 25 (5.97%) Network Engineer
10 25 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (5.01%) Desktop Support
12 18 (4.30%) Technical Support
12 18 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
13 17 (4.06%) Configuration Analyst
14 16 (3.82%) 1st Line Support
15 15 (3.58%) Desktop Engineer
16 14 (3.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.82%) .NET
2 7 (1.67%) HTML
3 6 (1.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.72%) XML
5 2 (0.48%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.24%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.24%) WCF
6 1 (0.24%) WPF
6 1 (0.24%) REST
6 1 (0.24%) XHTML
6 1 (0.24%) WAP
6 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.24%) COM
6 1 (0.24%) SOAP
6 1 (0.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.98%) Clustering
2 26 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.25%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.86%) Open Source
5 10 (2.39%) Replication
6 7 (1.67%) iPhone
6 7 (1.67%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.19%) PDA
8 4 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.48%) SCADA
10 2 (0.48%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.48%) AS400
10 2 (0.48%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.24%) EPoS
11 1 (0.24%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.24%) DTV
11 1 (0.24%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.24%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 363 (86.63%) Windows
2 124 (29.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 110 (26.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 83 (19.81%) Windows 7
5 75 (17.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 52 (12.41%) Linux
7 44 (10.50%) Windows XP
8 37 (8.83%) Windows 8
9 26 (6.21%) UNIX
10 17 (4.06%) Windows Vista
11 15 (3.58%) Solaris
12 13 (3.10%) Apple iOS
13 12 (2.86%) Android
14 7 (1.67%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.43%) Mac OS
16 5 (1.19%) Windows NT
17 4 (0.95%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.95%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (25.78%) ITIL
2 39 (9.31%) Incident Management
3 36 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (7.40%) Problem Management
5 30 (7.16%) Data Protection
5 30 (7.16%) Service Delivery
6 28 (6.68%) Change Management
7 23 (5.49%) Mentoring
8 17 (4.06%) Service Management
9 13 (3.10%) Migration
10 11 (2.63%) Scrum
10 11 (2.63%) Automation Testing
10 11 (2.63%) Risk Analysis
10 11 (2.63%) Software Testing
11 10 (2.39%) RAD
12 9 (2.15%) Project Management
13 8 (1.91%) Time Management
13 8 (1.91%) Coaching
14 7 (1.67%) ERP
15 6 (1.43%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 61 (14.56%) SQL
2 43 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.39%) VB
4 7 (1.67%) VBScript
5 5 (1.19%) C#
6 4 (0.95%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.95%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.95%) VBA
7 3 (0.72%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.72%) C
8 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.24%) Java
Qualifications
1 95 (22.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (12.41%) MCSE
3 40 (9.55%) CCNA
3 40 (9.55%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (9.07%) Degree
5 34 (8.11%) MCP
6 28 (6.68%) MCITP
7 21 (5.01%) SC Cleared
7 21 (5.01%) Security Cleared
8 14 (3.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (2.86%) MCSA
10 11 (2.63%) ISTQB
11 10 (2.39%) MCTS
12 9 (2.15%) CCA
12 9 (2.15%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.19%) CISSP
14 4 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.95%) Security+ Certification
14 4 (0.95%) CEH
15 3 (0.72%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.79%) SLA
2 19 (4.53%) PCI DSS
3 18 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.63%) QA
5 5 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 115 (27.45%) Hyper-V
2 99 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.06%) vSphere
4 12 (2.86%) Terminal Services
5 8 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (1.91%) XenApp
6 6 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.95%) vCloud
7 4 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.72%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.72%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.48%) Firmware
9 2 (0.48%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.24%) RACF
10 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.24%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 77 (18.38%) SCCM
2 44 (10.50%) SCOM
3 11 (2.63%) SCVMM
3 11 (2.63%) WSUS
4 8 (1.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (1.43%) Windows Intune
5 6 (1.43%) SCDPM
6 4 (0.95%) SCOrch
6 4 (0.95%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.95%) SCSM
7 3 (0.72%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.48%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.24%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.24%) DameWare
9 1 (0.24%) WMI
9 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 267 (63.72%) Microsoft
2 166 (39.62%) VMware
3 70 (16.71%) Cisco
4 41 (9.79%) Citrix
5 39 (9.31%) HP
6 35 (8.35%) Dell
7 27 (6.44%) Altiris
8 25 (5.97%) EMC
9 23 (5.49%) Remedy
10 21 (5.01%) Oracle
11 16 (3.82%) NetApp
12 14 (3.34%) IBM
13 13 (3.10%) Avaya
14 11 (2.63%) LANDesk
15 9 (2.15%) Lotus
15 9 (2.15%) Apple
16 8 (1.91%) Red Hat
17 6 (1.43%) WatchGuard
17 6 (1.43%) SAP
17 6 (1.43%) MobileIron
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