The table below looks at the statistics for the Active Directory Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory (AD) Consultant
Rank 906 883 885
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Active Directory Consultant 9 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.032% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.033% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 19
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,400 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -2.10%
Active Directory Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90948 95877 92534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 77193 80166 75284
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Active Directory Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Active Directory Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Active Directory Consultant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant across the England region.

Active Directory Consultant Salary Trend in England

Active Directory Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Active Directory Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Active Directory Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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
South East +15 4 £50,000 -23.07%
London -10 3 £75,000 +7.14%
Active Directory Consultant
UK

Active Directory Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title 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 with Active Directory Consultant in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 43 (89.58%) Windows
3 28 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 27 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (52.08%) Migration
5 25 (52.08%) Presales
6 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
7 22 (45.83%) Citrix
8 17 (35.42%) DNS
8 17 (35.42%) MCSE
8 17 (35.42%) VMware
9 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (31.25%) Office 365
10 15 (31.25%) Hyper-V
11 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (27.08%) MCITP
13 12 (25.00%) XenMobile
13 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
14 11 (22.92%) AirWatch
14 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
15 10 (20.83%) MCSA
15 10 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (18.75%) LAN
16 9 (18.75%) WAN
17 8 (16.67%) Dell
17 8 (16.67%) MobileIron
18 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
18 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
18 7 (14.58%) MS Office

Active Directory Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title 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 with Active Directory Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.33%) IIS
4 3 (6.25%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
1 7 (14.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.25%) Office 365
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) DNS
2 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.75%) LAN
3 9 (18.75%) WAN
4 6 (12.50%) DHCP
5 5 (10.42%) LDAP
6 3 (6.25%) Firewall
7 2 (4.17%) HTTP
7 2 (4.17%) HTTPS
7 2 (4.17%) Internet
7 2 (4.17%) SAN
7 2 (4.17%) SMTP
8 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Dutch Language
2 2 (4.17%) German Language
2 2 (4.17%) Italian Language
2 2 (4.17%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) FMCG
4 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 28 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Migration
1 25 (52.08%) Presales
2 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (4.17%) DevOps
4 2 (4.17%) High Availability
4 2 (4.17%) Identity Management
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL
4 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.17%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.08%) Change Management
5 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.08%) Information Security
5 1 (2.08%) Line Management
5 1 (2.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) Perl
3 2 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (35.42%) MCSE
3 13 (27.08%) MCITP
4 10 (20.83%) MCSA
4 10 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.33%) Xen
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.08%) UAG
5 1 (2.08%) XenApp
5 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) XenMobile
2 11 (22.92%) AirWatch
3 5 (10.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.17%) SCCM
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Intune
5 1 (2.08%) EdgeSight
5 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 22 (45.83%) Citrix
3 17 (35.42%) VMware
4 8 (16.67%) Dell
4 8 (16.67%) MobileIron
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 2 (4.17%) Google
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Sun