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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 9 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 10.34% 4.35% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £18,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -67.27%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 17.24% 4.35% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £21,000 £18,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -67.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) CCA
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) AppSense
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) SCOM
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix Technical Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCA
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
1 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
1 6 (85.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) AppSense
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft