The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 51 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 165 178 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.42% 5.58% 5.49%
As % of the System Software category 61.11% 51.90% 57.01%
Number of salaries quoted 141 143 168
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
270 343 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.23% 10.75% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 224 270 293
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 +14 62 £42,000 +23.52% 5
Northamptonshire +7 51 £37,500 +22.95% 4
Leicestershire -20 24 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Derbyshire -25 16 £30,000 -13.04% 6
Lincolnshire -3 13 £28,000 +1.81% 2
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 314 (78.70%) Windows
2 277 (69.42%) Microsoft
3 185 (46.37%) MS Exchange
4 179 (44.86%) VMware
5 137 (34.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 132 (33.08%) ITIL
6 132 (33.08%) Hyper-V
7 126 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 124 (31.08%) MS Excel
8 124 (31.08%) DNS
9 121 (30.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 111 (27.82%) TCP/IP
11 110 (27.57%) SQL Server
12 107 (26.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 98 (24.56%) DHCP
14 93 (23.31%) Cisco
15 92 (23.06%) Citrix
15 92 (23.06%) Windows Server 2012
16 90 (22.56%) Exchange Server 2010
17 86 (21.55%) MCSE
18 83 (20.80%) Firewall
19 79 (19.80%) Windows 7
20 62 (15.54%) Windows XP
20 62 (15.54%) MS Office
21 61 (15.29%) Cisco Certification
21 61 (15.29%) Lync
22 60 (15.04%) CCNA
22 60 (15.04%) SQL
23 59 (14.79%) WAN
24 53 (13.28%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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
1 185 (46.37%) MS Exchange
2 90 (22.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (15.29%) Lync
4 51 (12.78%) IIS
5 50 (12.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 47 (11.78%) SharePoint
7 39 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 34 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (4.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (3.01%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
11 7 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.50%) IBM Notes
13 5 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.25%) WebSphere
14 4 (1.00%) Commerce Server
14 4 (1.00%) Apache
14 4 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (1.00%) Quickr
Applications
1 124 (31.08%) MS Excel
2 62 (15.54%) MS Office
3 3 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.27%) Office 365
2 7 (1.75%) SaaS
3 5 (1.25%) IaaS
3 5 (1.25%) PaaS
4 4 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 124 (31.08%) DNS
2 111 (27.82%) TCP/IP
3 98 (24.56%) DHCP
4 83 (20.80%) Firewall
5 59 (14.79%) WAN
6 53 (13.28%) SAN
7 46 (11.53%) LAN
8 33 (8.27%) Internet
9 29 (7.27%) VPN
10 23 (5.76%) Wireless
11 21 (5.26%) VoIP
12 17 (4.26%) SSL
13 15 (3.76%) NetScaler
14 14 (3.51%) SMTP
14 14 (3.51%) VLAN
15 13 (3.26%) LDAP
16 12 (3.01%) BGP
17 11 (2.76%) Unified Communications
18 8 (2.01%) H.323
18 8 (2.01%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (27.57%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (5.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.75%) MySQL
6 5 (1.25%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.75%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.50%) Subversion
4 2 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.25%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.25%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.25%) JUnit
5 1 (0.25%) AdminStudio
General
1 49 (12.28%) Retail
2 18 (4.51%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.76%) Finance
3 15 (3.76%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.00%) Law
4 4 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.00%) Marketing
5 3 (0.75%) Local Government
6 2 (0.50%) Legal
6 2 (0.50%) German Language
7 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (22.81%) Analyst
2 52 (13.03%) Support Engineer
3 41 (10.28%) Support Analyst
4 32 (8.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (8.02%) Consultant
5 28 (7.02%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 27 (6.77%) Systems Engineer
7 25 (6.27%) IT Support
8 24 (6.02%) Administrator
9 22 (5.51%) Technical Specialist
10 19 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
10 19 (4.76%) Service Analyst
10 19 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
10 19 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
10 19 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
11 17 (4.26%) Microsoft Consultant
11 17 (4.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 15 (3.76%) Network Analyst
13 14 (3.51%) Desktop Support
13 14 (3.51%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.26%) .NET
2 8 (2.01%) XML
2 8 (2.01%) HTML
3 6 (1.50%) LAMP
3 6 (1.50%) Middleware
3 6 (1.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.50%) CSS
3 6 (1.50%) jQuery
4 5 (1.25%) Ajax
5 3 (0.75%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.75%) WCF
5 3 (0.75%) Silverlight
5 3 (0.75%) XSL
6 2 (0.50%) Web Services
6 2 (0.50%) COM
6 2 (0.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.50%) HTML5
7 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.25%) CSS3
7 1 (0.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.52%) Clustering
2 21 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.01%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.51%) Thin Client
4 10 (2.51%) Client/Server
4 10 (2.51%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.01%) iPhone
6 6 (1.50%) Smartcard
7 5 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.25%) DataPower
7 5 (1.25%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.00%) Replication
9 3 (0.75%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.75%) SCADA
10 2 (0.50%) Firmware
10 2 (0.50%) Statistics
10 2 (0.50%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.50%) Open Source
11 1 (0.25%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.25%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 314 (78.70%) Windows
2 126 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 121 (30.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 92 (23.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 79 (19.80%) Windows 7
6 62 (15.54%) Windows XP
7 46 (11.53%) Linux
8 28 (7.02%) Windows 8
9 26 (6.52%) Windows Vista
10 21 (5.26%) UNIX
11 6 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.25%) AIX
12 5 (1.25%) HPUX
13 4 (1.00%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.00%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.75%) Android
14 3 (0.75%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (33.08%) ITIL
2 33 (8.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (5.76%) ITIL V3
4 21 (5.26%) Service Management
5 19 (4.76%) Migration
6 15 (3.76%) Data Protection
6 15 (3.76%) Incident Management
7 14 (3.51%) CRM
7 14 (3.51%) Problem Management
8 12 (3.01%) Service Delivery
8 12 (3.01%) Time Management
8 12 (3.01%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (2.76%) Change Management
10 10 (2.51%) Change Control
11 9 (2.26%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (2.26%) Network Load Balancing
11 9 (2.26%) Project Management
12 6 (1.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (1.50%) Configuration Management
12 6 (1.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (15.04%) SQL
2 22 (5.51%) PowerShell
3 17 (4.26%) VBScript
4 9 (2.26%) VB
5 8 (2.01%) C#
6 7 (1.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.50%) PHP
8 5 (1.25%) Perl
8 5 (1.25%) VBA
9 3 (0.75%) Java
9 3 (0.75%) C
10 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.25%) Ruby
11 1 (0.25%) Python
11 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 137 (34.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (21.55%) MCSE
3 61 (15.29%) Cisco Certification
4 60 (15.04%) CCNA
5 52 (13.03%) MCITP
6 49 (12.28%) MCSA
7 33 (8.27%) MCP
8 28 (7.02%) Citrix Certification
8 28 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (5.01%) Degree
10 19 (4.76%) MCTS
11 18 (4.51%) CCA
11 18 (4.51%) CCEE
12 17 (4.26%) Security Cleared
13 16 (4.01%) SC Cleared
13 16 (4.01%) CCIA
14 12 (3.01%) CCNP
15 6 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (1.25%) NCIE
17 3 (0.75%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (11.53%) SLA
2 6 (1.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 132 (33.08%) Hyper-V
2 107 (26.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (11.78%) XenApp
4 36 (9.02%) XenDesktop
5 32 (8.02%) vSphere
6 20 (5.01%) XenServer
7 9 (2.26%) Terminal Services
8 8 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (1.50%) UAG
11 4 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.75%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.75%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.75%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.50%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.50%) BlackBerry Internet Service
14 1 (0.25%) IAG
14 1 (0.25%) RACF
14 1 (0.25%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 44 (11.03%) SCCM
2 33 (8.27%) SCOM
3 27 (6.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 27 (6.77%) Backup Exec
4 17 (4.26%) WSUS
5 8 (2.01%) SCDPM
5 8 (2.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 7 (1.75%) SCVMM
7 6 (1.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (1.50%) SCSM
7 6 (1.50%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (1.25%) ARCserve
9 4 (1.00%) DameWare
9 4 (1.00%) MOM
9 4 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.75%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.50%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 277 (69.42%) Microsoft
2 179 (44.86%) VMware
3 93 (23.31%) Cisco
4 92 (23.06%) Citrix
5 42 (10.53%) HP
6 40 (10.03%) Symantec
7 29 (7.27%) NetApp
8 18 (4.51%) Dell
9 13 (3.26%) Altiris
10 12 (3.01%) CA
11 9 (2.26%) SAP
11 9 (2.26%) Apple
11 9 (2.26%) Avaya
12 8 (2.01%) Sophos
12 8 (2.01%) Remedy
13 7 (1.75%) Intel
14 6 (1.50%) McAfee
14 6 (1.50%) IBM
14 6 (1.50%) Lotus
14 6 (1.50%) Oracle
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Roc Search
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oakham, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefts package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, United Kindom
Dollar Financial Group
Salary: Competitive Salary + 20% shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Lincoln
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Sports Direct
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Derby
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago