The table below looks at the statistics for the Active Directory Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Active Directory Specialist
Rank 875 842 867
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Active Directory Specialist 5 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.015% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.016% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 7
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £35,000
Active Directory Specialist
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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Active Directory Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Active Directory Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Active Directory Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Active Directory Specialist Salary Trend in England

Active Directory Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
London -15 3 - -
South West - 2 £42,500 - 1
Active Directory Specialist
UK

Active Directory Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Active Directory Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) PKI
3 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (42.86%) LDAP
4 6 (42.86%) Blackberry
4 6 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (42.86%) McAfee
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Data Management
4 6 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) MCSE
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) MCITP
8 2 (14.29%) IPsec
8 2 (14.29%) BCP
8 2 (14.29%) MCSA
8 2 (14.29%) Kerberos

Active Directory Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Active Directory Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) LDAP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) IPsec
4 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) PKI
2 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (42.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) BCP
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) MCITP
3 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) NFS
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) McAfee
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago