The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 8.43% 1.06% 8.54%
As % of the System Software category 78.95% 100.00% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 12
Average salary £31,250 £20,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -29.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,525 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £20,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
Active Directory
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

System Software Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 10.67% 1.06% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 14
Average salary £37,000 £20,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £35,000 £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Exeter

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Exeter

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
3 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (56.00%) IIS
5 12 (48.00%) VMware
6 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (36.00%) HP
7 9 (36.00%) MCITP
8 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (32.00%) Citrix
8 8 (32.00%) WAN
8 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (32.00%) SSL
8 8 (32.00%) LAN
8 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (32.00%) SCCM
8 8 (32.00%) vSphere
8 8 (32.00%) Lync
9 7 (28.00%) Cisco
9 7 (28.00%) Project Management
10 6 (24.00%) Migration
10 6 (24.00%) IBM
10 6 (24.00%) Dell
10 6 (24.00%) Avaya
10 6 (24.00%) WLAN
10 6 (24.00%) ITIL
10 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (20.00%) Oracle
11 5 (20.00%) MS Office
11 5 (20.00%) Linux

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (56.00%) IIS
3 8 (32.00%) Lync
4 4 (16.00%) Apache
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) WAN
1 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (32.00%) SSL
1 8 (32.00%) LAN
2 6 (24.00%) WLAN
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) DHCP
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) LDAP
5 1 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) IT Technician
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Project Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Contact Management
4 1 (4.00%) Process Management
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (16.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (36.00%) MCITP
3 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) vSphere
2 4 (16.00%) XenApp
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) HP
4 8 (32.00%) Citrix
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco
6 6 (24.00%) IBM
6 6 (24.00%) Dell
6 6 (24.00%) Avaya
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) Sophos
8 4 (16.00%) Red Hat