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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 44 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 174 172 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.71% 5.30% 5.89%
As % of the System Software category 63.50% 54.78% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 141 152 181
Average salary £32,500 £30,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% -5.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -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
274 314 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.42% 9.68% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 222 265 348
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 August 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 27 August 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 +15 73 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Northamptonshire +5 49 £37,500 +31.57% 5
Derbyshire -19 19 £26,000 -5.45% 5
Leicestershire -20 19 £27,000 -28.00% 4
Lincolnshire +2 13 £26,000 -5.45% 8
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 309 (79.43%) Windows
2 269 (69.15%) Microsoft
3 193 (49.61%) VMware
4 185 (47.56%) MS Exchange
5 140 (35.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 137 (35.22%) Hyper-V
7 124 (31.88%) MS Excel
8 121 (31.11%) ITIL
9 120 (30.85%) DNS
10 119 (30.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 114 (29.31%) SQL Server
12 112 (28.79%) TCP/IP
13 108 (27.76%) VMware Infrastructure
14 107 (27.51%) DHCP
15 103 (26.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 98 (25.19%) Cisco
17 93 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
17 93 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
18 91 (23.39%) MCSE
19 83 (21.34%) Firewall
20 78 (20.05%) Citrix
21 72 (18.51%) MS Office
21 72 (18.51%) Windows 7
22 69 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
23 68 (17.48%) CCNA
24 63 (16.20%) Lync
25 61 (15.68%) WAN
25 61 (15.68%) Windows XP
26 57 (14.65%) SQL
27 56 (14.40%) MCSA

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (47.56%) MS Exchange
2 93 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (16.20%) Lync
4 44 (11.31%) IIS
5 42 (10.80%) SharePoint
6 41 (10.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 33 (8.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 25 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (2.06%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.29%) IBM Notes
13 5 (1.29%) WebSphere
14 4 (1.03%) Quickr
14 4 (1.03%) Apache
14 4 (1.03%) Commerce Server
15 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 124 (31.88%) MS Excel
2 72 (18.51%) MS Office
3 4 (1.03%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.77%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.51%) Office 365
2 5 (1.29%) IaaS
2 5 (1.29%) PaaS
3 4 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.03%) SaaS
4 3 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 120 (30.85%) DNS
2 112 (28.79%) TCP/IP
3 107 (27.51%) DHCP
4 83 (21.34%) Firewall
5 61 (15.68%) WAN
6 48 (12.34%) SAN
7 47 (12.08%) LAN
8 33 (8.48%) Internet
9 32 (8.23%) VPN
10 23 (5.91%) VoIP
11 20 (5.14%) VLAN
12 18 (4.63%) Wireless
13 15 (3.86%) SMTP
14 14 (3.60%) LDAP
15 13 (3.34%) Wireshark
15 13 (3.34%) BGP
15 13 (3.34%) RTP
15 13 (3.34%) H.323
16 12 (3.08%) SSL
17 11 (2.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.80%) MySQL
6 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.29%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.57%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (1.29%) Selenium
3 5 (1.29%) FogBugz
4 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.26%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.26%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 54 (13.88%) Retail
2 24 (6.17%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.63%) Finance
4 10 (2.57%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.29%) Law
6 4 (1.03%) Marketing
7 2 (0.51%) Advertising
8 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.26%) German Language
8 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 90 (23.14%) Analyst
2 46 (11.83%) Support Engineer
3 34 (8.74%) Support Analyst
3 34 (8.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (7.20%) Consultant
5 27 (6.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 24 (6.17%) IT Support
7 23 (5.91%) Technical Specialist
8 18 (4.63%) Service Desk Analyst
8 18 (4.63%) Service Analyst
8 18 (4.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 17 (4.37%) Technical Support
9 17 (4.37%) Systems Engineer
9 17 (4.37%) 1st Line Support
10 16 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
10 16 (4.11%) Network Engineer
10 16 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support
10 16 (4.11%) Administrator
10 16 (4.11%) Network Analyst
11 15 (3.86%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.34%) .NET
2 11 (2.83%) XML
3 9 (2.31%) ASP.NET
3 9 (2.31%) CSS
3 9 (2.31%) HTML
4 8 (2.06%) Ajax
4 8 (2.06%) jQuery
5 6 (1.54%) LAMP
5 6 (1.54%) WCF
5 6 (1.54%) Silverlight
5 6 (1.54%) XSL
5 6 (1.54%) Middleware
6 3 (0.77%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.51%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.51%) Web Services
7 2 (0.51%) COM
7 2 (0.51%) HTML5
8 1 (0.26%) CSS3
8 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.68%) Clustering
2 20 (5.14%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.57%) iPhone
4 9 (2.31%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.80%) Open Source
6 6 (1.54%) Smartcard
7 5 (1.29%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.29%) DataPower
8 4 (1.03%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.03%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.03%) Replication
8 4 (1.03%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.77%) SCADA
9 3 (0.77%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.51%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.51%) Statistics
10 2 (0.51%) Firmware
11 1 (0.26%) EPoS
11 1 (0.26%) NHS
11 1 (0.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 309 (79.43%) Windows
2 119 (30.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 103 (26.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 93 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 72 (18.51%) Windows 7
6 61 (15.68%) Windows XP
7 47 (12.08%) Linux
8 30 (7.71%) Windows 8
9 21 (5.40%) Windows Vista
10 18 (4.63%) UNIX
11 5 (1.29%) Android
11 5 (1.29%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.29%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.29%) AIX
11 5 (1.29%) HPUX
12 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.26%) Solaris
13 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (31.11%) ITIL
2 38 (9.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (6.94%) ITIL V3
4 20 (5.14%) Service Delivery
5 19 (4.88%) Service Management
6 18 (4.63%) Migration
7 14 (3.60%) Incident Management
8 13 (3.34%) Project Management
8 13 (3.34%) CRM
8 13 (3.34%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (3.08%) Problem Management
10 11 (2.83%) Data Protection
11 8 (2.06%) Time Management
12 7 (1.80%) Web Development
12 7 (1.80%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (1.80%) Infrastructure Management
12 7 (1.80%) Configuration Management
12 7 (1.80%) Change Management
12 7 (1.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (1.54%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 57 (14.65%) SQL
2 20 (5.14%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.34%) VBScript
4 9 (2.31%) C#
4 9 (2.31%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.54%) VB
6 5 (1.29%) Perl
7 4 (1.03%) PHP
8 3 (0.77%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.77%) VBA
9 2 (0.51%) Java
10 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.26%) Python
10 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 140 (35.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 91 (23.39%) MCSE
3 69 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (17.48%) CCNA
5 56 (14.40%) MCSA
6 55 (14.14%) MCITP
7 30 (7.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (6.43%) MCP
9 24 (6.17%) Degree
10 22 (5.66%) Citrix Certification
11 18 (4.63%) CCEE
12 16 (4.11%) MCTS
13 15 (3.86%) Security Cleared
14 14 (3.60%) SC Cleared
14 14 (3.60%) CCA
15 12 (3.08%) CCNP
16 9 (2.31%) CCIA
17 5 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 5 (1.29%) NCIE
17 5 (1.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.05%) SLA
2 8 (2.06%) QA
3 4 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 137 (35.22%) Hyper-V
2 108 (27.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (8.48%) XenApp
4 32 (8.23%) vSphere
5 29 (7.46%) XenDesktop
6 13 (3.34%) XenServer
7 7 (1.80%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.29%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (1.03%) UAG
9 4 (1.03%) VMware Server
9 4 (1.03%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.77%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.26%) IAG
11 1 (0.26%) RACF
11 1 (0.26%) NFS
11 1 (0.26%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 38 (9.77%) SCCM
2 27 (6.94%) SCOM
3 22 (5.66%) Backup Exec
4 21 (5.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 13 (3.34%) WSUS
6 9 (2.31%) SCDPM
7 8 (2.06%) SCVMM
8 7 (1.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 6 (1.54%) SCSM
9 6 (1.54%) SCOrch
10 5 (1.29%) DameWare
11 4 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (0.77%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.77%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.51%) MOM
14 1 (0.26%) Unicenter
14 1 (0.26%) MAILsweeper
14 1 (0.26%) Cacti
Vendors
1 269 (69.15%) Microsoft
2 193 (49.61%) VMware
3 98 (25.19%) Cisco
4 78 (20.05%) Citrix
5 30 (7.71%) HP
5 30 (7.71%) Symantec
6 29 (7.46%) NetApp
7 15 (3.86%) Avaya
8 11 (2.83%) Dell
8 11 (2.83%) Altiris
9 10 (2.57%) CA
10 9 (2.31%) SAP
11 8 (2.06%) Sophos
11 8 (2.06%) Oracle
12 7 (1.80%) Apple
13 6 (1.54%) IBM
14 5 (1.29%) Lotus
14 5 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.29%) Remedy
15 4 (1.03%) Sage
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