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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Active Directory Specialist
Rank 841 828 874
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an Active Directory Specialist 9 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.019% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.020% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 1
Average salary £45,250 £47,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.73% +126.19%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,970 £21,000
% change year-on-year
-2.48% +85.57%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -21 5 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire -17 3 £25,000 -33.33%
London -6 1 £52,500 -47.50%
Active Directory Specialist
UK

Active Directory Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) SCOM
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) VMware
6 7 (46.67%) DNS
7 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (40.00%) SCCM
8 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (33.33%) DHCP
9 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
10 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (20.00%) vSphere
10 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (20.00%) MCSE
10 3 (20.00%) MCSA

Active Directory Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) PKI
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) BCP
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Password Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) MCSA
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) SCOM
2 6 (40.00%) SCCM
3 3 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (20.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) Sophos
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Splunk
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago