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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 290 269 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.07% 7.33% 6.43%
As % of the System Software category 64.88% 62.56% 65.25%
Number of salaries quoted 219 221 212
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £18,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,650 £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
447 430 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.98% 11.71% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 340 356 320
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 -2 93 £30,000 +9.09% 8
Derbyshire +12 92 £35,000 +40.00% 5
Leicestershire +7 71 £35,000 +21.73% 3
Lincolnshire +14 36 £35,000 +94.44% 5
Northamptonshire -21 22 £36,250 +11.53% 6
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 455 (88.87%) Windows
2 307 (59.96%) Microsoft
3 216 (42.19%) Windows Server
4 185 (36.13%) VMware
5 151 (29.49%) ITIL
6 125 (24.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 124 (24.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 124 (24.22%) MS Exchange
8 123 (24.02%) Windows 7
9 106 (20.70%) SCCM
10 102 (19.92%) Cisco
10 102 (19.92%) MS Excel
11 93 (18.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 91 (17.77%) SQL Server
13 90 (17.58%) Citrix
14 89 (17.38%) Hyper-V
15 88 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
16 80 (15.63%) Firewall
16 80 (15.63%) MS Office
17 79 (15.43%) Degree
18 74 (14.45%) Linux
19 66 (12.89%) SQL
19 66 (12.89%) MCSE
20 64 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
21 63 (12.30%) Migration
22 60 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
22 60 (11.72%) Office 365
23 57 (11.13%) vSphere
23 57 (11.13%) SAN
24 55 (10.74%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 124 (24.22%) MS Exchange
2 60 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 42 (8.20%) Skype for Business
5 41 (8.01%) IIS
6 37 (7.23%) SharePoint
7 23 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.78%) Apache
11 4 (0.78%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.78%) iPlanet
11 4 (0.78%) JBoss
11 4 (0.78%) Node.js
11 4 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.78%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.39%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 102 (19.92%) MS Excel
2 80 (15.63%) MS Office
3 7 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (11.72%) Office 365
3 28 (5.47%) Azure Active Directory
4 21 (4.10%) IaaS
5 6 (1.17%) IBM PureFlex
6 5 (0.98%) PaaS
7 3 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.59%) Yammer
8 2 (0.39%) GitHub
9 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (15.63%) Firewall
2 57 (11.13%) SAN
3 55 (10.74%) TCP/IP
4 54 (10.55%) WAN
5 49 (9.57%) DNS
5 49 (9.57%) LAN
6 37 (7.23%) DHCP
7 31 (6.05%) VoIP
8 30 (5.86%) VPN
9 20 (3.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (3.13%) IPsec
10 16 (3.13%) LDAP
11 15 (2.93%) Internet
12 14 (2.73%) Wireless
13 13 (2.54%) Remote Desktop
14 8 (1.56%) Skype
15 6 (1.17%) NAS
15 6 (1.17%) Unified Communications
15 6 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (0.98%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (17.77%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (1.95%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.78%) DB2
8 4 (0.78%) MySQL
8 4 (0.78%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.39%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.20%) MS Access
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.39%) Subversion
1 2 (0.39%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.20%) MSI
2 1 (0.20%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 28 (5.47%) Finance
2 19 (3.71%) Manufacturing
3 17 (3.32%) Banking
3 17 (3.32%) Legal
4 16 (3.13%) International Banking
4 16 (3.13%) Retail
4 16 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.76%) Games
6 6 (1.17%) French Language
7 5 (0.98%) Local Government
8 4 (0.78%) Law
9 2 (0.39%) Advertising
9 2 (0.39%) Marketing
10 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 112 (21.88%) Analyst
2 89 (17.38%) Support Engineer
3 60 (11.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 41 (8.01%) Support Analyst
5 39 (7.62%) Consultant
6 37 (7.23%) IT Support
6 37 (7.23%) Systems Engineer
7 35 (6.84%) Administrator
8 33 (6.45%) Server Engineer
8 33 (6.45%) Service Analyst
9 32 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
10 30 (5.86%) Service Desk Analyst
11 28 (5.47%) IT Engineer
12 26 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
12 26 (5.08%) Senior Support Engineer
13 25 (4.88%) Active Directory Engineer
13 25 (4.88%) Active Directory Support
13 25 (4.88%) Active Directory Support Engineer
14 24 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
15 23 (4.49%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.13%) Middleware
2 15 (2.93%) .NET
3 14 (2.73%) HTML
4 11 (2.15%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.76%) SAML
6 7 (1.37%) XML
7 4 (0.78%) Apache Axis
7 4 (0.78%) Hibernate
7 4 (0.78%) J2EE
7 4 (0.78%) RichFaces
7 4 (0.78%) Spring
7 4 (0.78%) Spring MVC
7 4 (0.78%) Spring Web Flow
7 4 (0.78%) Web Services
8 3 (0.59%) CSS
8 3 (0.59%) jQuery
8 3 (0.59%) REST
8 3 (0.59%) RESTful
9 2 (0.39%) HTML5
9 2 (0.39%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.16%) Data Centre
2 44 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.05%) Smartcard
4 29 (5.66%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.30%) Blackberry
6 21 (4.10%) Driving Licence
6 21 (4.10%) Mobile App
6 21 (4.10%) Private Cloud
7 12 (2.34%) Enterprise Cloud
7 12 (2.34%) HP Storage
7 12 (2.34%) PKI
8 10 (1.95%) Clustering
8 10 (1.95%) Fat Client
8 10 (1.95%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.37%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.17%) FMCG
10 6 (1.17%) IVR
10 6 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 455 (88.87%) Windows
2 216 (42.19%) Windows Server
3 125 (24.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 123 (24.02%) Windows 7
5 88 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 74 (14.45%) Linux
7 55 (10.74%) Windows 8
8 41 (8.01%) Windows XP
9 36 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (6.25%) Apple iOS
11 31 (6.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (4.69%) Windows 10
13 21 (4.10%) Unix
14 20 (3.91%) Data ONTAP
15 14 (2.73%) Android
16 5 (0.98%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.98%) Solaris
16 5 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.98%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (29.49%) ITIL
2 63 (12.30%) Migration
3 46 (8.98%) Business Continuity
4 41 (8.01%) Incident Management
5 31 (6.05%) Service Delivery
6 30 (5.86%) High Availability
7 28 (5.47%) Mentoring
7 28 (5.47%) Mobile Device Management
8 23 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (4.30%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 21 (4.10%) Kalman Filter
11 20 (3.91%) Software Deployment
12 16 (3.13%) Workflow
13 15 (2.93%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (2.73%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (2.73%) Project Management
14 14 (2.73%) Supplier Management
15 13 (2.54%) Case Management
16 12 (2.34%) Cybersecurity
16 12 (2.34%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 66 (12.89%) SQL
2 48 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 14 (2.73%) VB
4 9 (1.76%) C#
5 7 (1.37%) VBA
6 6 (1.17%) Java
6 6 (1.17%) VBScript
7 5 (0.98%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.78%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.59%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.39%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.20%) C
11 1 (0.20%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.20%) VB6
11 1 (0.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 93 (18.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (15.43%) Degree
3 66 (12.89%) MCSE
4 43 (8.40%) Security Cleared
5 42 (8.20%) MCSA
6 41 (8.01%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (8.01%) SC Cleared
7 39 (7.62%) CCNA
8 38 (7.42%) ITIL Certification
9 33 (6.45%) MCP
10 12 (2.34%) MCITP
10 12 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (1.76%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.56%) RHCSA
12 8 (1.56%) VCP5
13 6 (1.17%) CCNP
14 5 (0.98%) CISA
14 5 (0.98%) CISM
14 5 (0.98%) CISSP
14 5 (0.98%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.64%) SLA
2 5 (0.98%) QA
3 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 124 (24.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (17.38%) Hyper-V
3 57 (11.13%) vSphere
4 26 (5.08%) XenApp
5 17 (3.32%) BitLocker
6 12 (2.34%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.95%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.56%) XenServer
9 7 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.39%) Firmware
11 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.39%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.39%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.20%) pfSense
12 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 106 (20.70%) SCCM
2 51 (9.96%) SCOM
3 26 (5.08%) Windows Intune
4 19 (3.71%) SCDPM
4 19 (3.71%) SCSM
5 17 (3.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 16 (3.13%) SCVMM
7 10 (1.95%) SCOrch
8 6 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (1.17%) XenMobile
9 4 (0.78%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.78%) MOM
9 4 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.78%) WSUS
10 3 (0.59%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.39%) Ansible
11 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 307 (59.96%) Microsoft
2 185 (36.13%) VMware
3 102 (19.92%) Cisco
4 90 (17.58%) Citrix
5 52 (10.16%) NetApp
6 48 (9.38%) Red Hat
7 43 (8.40%) Apple
8 41 (8.01%) HP
9 23 (4.49%) SolarWinds
10 21 (4.10%) Oracle
11 15 (2.93%) F5
12 14 (2.73%) IBM
13 12 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (2.15%) MobileIron
15 10 (1.95%) Symantec
16 6 (1.17%) AppSense
16 6 (1.17%) CheckPoint
16 6 (1.17%) Fortinet
16 6 (1.17%) LANDesk
16 6 (1.17%) SAP
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30 - 35 per year + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £42000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Increased salary! Now £18k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 8% Bonus + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18595 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Coalville
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
Coalville
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £63000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Grimsby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago