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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Active Directory Specialist
Rank 847 884 847
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an Active Directory Specialist 14 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.002% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.002% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 17
Average salary £60,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - £46,000
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
97285 102439 95015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81970 83640 79578
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Active Directory Specialist Salary Histogram 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 2 September 2015. 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
South East - 7 £70,000 - 1
North West - 4 £33,000 - 1
London +8 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Active Directory Specialist
UK

Active Directory Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (80.77%) DNS
3 17 (65.38%) Windows
4 15 (57.69%) PowerShell
5 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
7 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
8 11 (42.31%) VBScript
9 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
10 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (23.08%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
12 4 (15.38%) Lync
12 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (15.38%) Office 365
12 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
12 4 (15.38%) SCOM
12 4 (15.38%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (15.38%) Replication
12 4 (15.38%) DHCP
12 4 (15.38%) MCSE
13 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (11.54%) SLA
13 3 (11.54%) IBM

Active Directory Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (15.38%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (15.38%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (23.08%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) Kerberos
3 3 (11.54%) NAS
3 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (3.85%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) PowerShell
2 11 (42.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) MCSE
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Dell
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) F5
2 3 (11.54%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Splunk
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