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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 5 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +28
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 8.82% 29.03% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 100.00% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £22,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -9.09%
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 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 14.71% 29.03% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 7
Average salary £22,000 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
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 19 December 2014. 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
Hereford +1 2 £21,250 -15.00%
Ross-on-Wye - 1 £22,000 -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) XenApp
3 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (60.00%) CCA
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (60.00%) SCCM
3 6 (60.00%) SCOM
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) AppSense
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) Apple
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCA
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) XenApp
2 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
1 6 (60.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) AppSense
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) Apple