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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 7.84% 8.54% 1.92%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 53.85% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £32,250 £21,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.57% -23.63%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
4 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 7.84% 15.85% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Average salary £42,500 £21,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.38% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Ross-on-Wye +2 1 £22,000 +4.76%
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) SCOM
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) CCA
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (25.00%) AppSense
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCA
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) XenServer
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) AppSense