The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 5 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 2.04% 22.92% 7.22%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 6
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +102.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Herefordshire region.

System Software Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 2.04% 22.92% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 12
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (25.00%) Opsview
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) Data Security
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (25.00%) Power Management
4 1 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) ICT Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Power Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Opsview
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam