The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 178 158 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.27% 7.90% 7.88%
As % of the System Software category 62.68% 56.03% 59.85%
Number of salaries quoted 154 141 127
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £65,000 £49,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Active Directory
East of England

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

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
284 282 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.20% 14.10% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 236 218 192
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Hemel Hempstead +2 50 £42,000 -1.17% 4
Borehamwood +2 14 £32,500 +20.37% 4
Potters Bar +2 13 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Welwyn Garden City +19 12 £31,500 -0.78%
Stevenage -3 12 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Hitchin - 10 £30,000 -
Hoddesdon +3 9 £23,000 +4.54% 1
St Albans -1 9 £46,250 -15.90% 1
Watford -24 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Letchworth -7 3 £22,500 -45.45%
Harpenden - 3 £20,500 -
Tring -6 2 £35,250 -14.02%
Kings Langley - 2 £37,000 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 283 (77.75%) Windows
2 201 (55.22%) Microsoft
3 145 (39.84%) Windows Server
4 144 (39.56%) VMware
5 139 (38.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 112 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 102 (28.02%) Cisco
8 101 (27.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 100 (27.47%) MS Exchange
9 100 (27.47%) Firewall
10 96 (26.37%) DNS
11 95 (26.10%) DHCP
12 89 (24.45%) Hyper-V
13 84 (23.08%) Citrix
14 79 (21.70%) ITIL
14 79 (21.70%) Windows 7
15 76 (20.88%) WAN
16 71 (19.51%) MS Excel
17 67 (18.41%) SQL Server
17 67 (18.41%) LAN
18 66 (18.13%) Office 365
19 65 (17.86%) VPN
20 64 (17.58%) SQL
21 60 (16.48%) MS Office
22 58 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
23 57 (15.66%) Windows 8
24 56 (15.38%) SAN
25 54 (14.84%) TCP/IP
25 54 (14.84%) Windows XP
26 52 (14.29%) Linux

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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
1 100 (27.47%) MS Exchange
2 51 (14.01%) Exchange Server 2013
3 42 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (10.99%) SharePoint
5 34 (9.34%) IIS
6 25 (6.87%) Lync
7 19 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (4.40%) Apache
9 14 (3.85%) WebSphere
10 12 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (3.30%) Tomcat
11 11 (3.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (3.02%) LiveLink
12 5 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.55%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 71 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 60 (16.48%) MS Office
3 6 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.55%) Maximo
3 1 (0.27%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 66 (18.13%) Office 365
2 13 (3.57%) Google Apps
3 9 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.55%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 100 (27.47%) Firewall
2 96 (26.37%) DNS
3 95 (26.10%) DHCP
4 76 (20.88%) WAN
5 67 (18.41%) LAN
6 65 (17.86%) VPN
7 56 (15.38%) SAN
8 54 (14.84%) TCP/IP
9 41 (11.26%) LDAP
10 38 (10.44%) iSCSI
11 20 (5.49%) VoIP
12 12 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (3.30%) Wireless
13 11 (3.02%) NAS
14 10 (2.75%) Internet
15 9 (2.47%) BGP
15 9 (2.47%) Skype
15 9 (2.47%) VLAN
16 8 (2.20%) SMTP
17 6 (1.65%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (18.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (1.65%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.10%) Big Data
5 4 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.10%) MySQL
5 4 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.10%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.55%) dBASE
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.27%) OLAP
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.02%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 27 (7.42%) Finance
2 9 (2.47%) Retail
3 8 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.27%) Advertising
6 1 (0.27%) Law
6 1 (0.27%) Local Government
6 1 (0.27%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 69 (18.96%) Analyst
2 59 (16.21%) Support Engineer
3 50 (13.74%) 3rd Line Support
4 44 (12.09%) IT Support
5 38 (10.44%) Administrator
5 38 (10.44%) Consultant
5 38 (10.44%) Support Analyst
6 36 (9.89%) Architect
7 35 (9.62%) IT Engineer
8 34 (9.34%) 2nd Line Support
9 33 (9.07%) Systems Administrator
10 28 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 27 (7.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 26 (7.14%) Network Architect
13 23 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (5.77%) 1st Line Support
14 21 (5.77%) IT Analyst
14 21 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
15 20 (5.49%) IT Manager
16 19 (5.22%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.32%) Web Services
2 22 (6.04%) .NET
3 12 (3.30%) .NET Framework
3 12 (3.30%) Middleware
4 10 (2.75%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.10%) LAMP
5 4 (1.10%) MAPI
5 4 (1.10%) XML
6 2 (0.55%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.27%) COM
7 1 (0.27%) CSS
7 1 (0.27%) EDI
7 1 (0.27%) HTML
7 1 (0.27%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.71%) Driving Licence
2 36 (9.89%) Replication
3 23 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.57%) User Experience
6 12 (3.30%) Blackberry
7 10 (2.75%) Taxonomies
8 9 (2.47%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.20%) Clustering
10 7 (1.92%) CESG
10 7 (1.92%) EMC VNX
10 7 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.65%) iPhone
11 6 (1.65%) Xbox
12 5 (1.37%) AS400
12 5 (1.37%) FMCG
12 5 (1.37%) HP StoreVirtual
12 5 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.10%) EqualLogic
13 4 (1.10%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 283 (77.75%) Windows
2 145 (39.84%) Windows Server
3 139 (38.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 101 (27.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 79 (21.70%) Windows 7
6 58 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (15.66%) Windows 8
8 54 (14.84%) Windows XP
9 52 (14.29%) Linux
10 21 (5.77%) Unix
10 21 (5.77%) Windows 10
11 8 (2.20%) Mac OS
11 8 (2.20%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (1.92%) Android
13 5 (1.37%) SUSE
13 5 (1.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.37%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (21.70%) ITIL
2 40 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
3 37 (10.16%) Change Management
4 30 (8.24%) Business Continuity
5 29 (7.97%) Project Management
6 25 (6.87%) Incident Management
7 23 (6.32%) Migration
8 20 (5.49%) Problem Management
9 18 (4.95%) Service Delivery
10 15 (4.12%) Document Management
10 15 (4.12%) Service Management
10 15 (4.12%) Time Management
11 14 (3.85%) Project Planning
11 14 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (3.57%) Mentoring
12 13 (3.57%) Presales
12 13 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (3.30%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (3.30%) Data Analysis
13 12 (3.30%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 64 (17.58%) SQL
2 21 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.85%) VB
4 13 (3.57%) Java
5 12 (3.30%) VBScript
6 5 (1.37%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.37%) VBA
7 4 (1.10%) PHP
8 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (11.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (11.26%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (6.87%) MCSE
4 24 (6.59%) Security Cleared
5 23 (6.32%) SC Cleared
6 21 (5.77%) CCNP
6 21 (5.77%) MCSA
7 19 (5.22%) Degree
8 18 (4.95%) CCNA
9 17 (4.67%) MCP
10 14 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (2.47%) CISSP
12 8 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
12 8 (2.20%) MCITP
13 7 (1.92%) CCA
13 7 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
13 7 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (1.92%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (1.10%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (11.26%) SLA
2 12 (3.30%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.75%) QA
4 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.27%) ISO22301
System Software
1 112 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (24.45%) Hyper-V
3 37 (10.16%) vSphere
4 36 (9.89%) XenApp
5 26 (7.14%) NFS
6 21 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (3.57%) XenDesktop
8 9 (2.47%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.92%) XenServer
10 5 (1.37%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.37%) Xen
11 4 (1.10%) vCloud
12 2 (0.55%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.55%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.27%) UAG
Systems Management
1 30 (8.24%) Backup Exec
2 17 (4.67%) SCCM
3 5 (1.37%) SCOM
4 4 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.10%) WSUS
5 3 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.82%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.55%) Simpana
6 2 (0.55%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.27%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 201 (55.22%) Microsoft
2 144 (39.56%) VMware
3 102 (28.02%) Cisco
4 84 (23.08%) Citrix
5 40 (10.99%) Dell
6 37 (10.16%) HP
6 37 (10.16%) Oracle
7 27 (7.42%) Symantec
8 22 (6.04%) Apple
9 19 (5.22%) IBM
10 17 (4.67%) EMC
11 14 (3.85%) NetApp
12 13 (3.57%) Google
13 11 (3.02%) OpenText
14 8 (2.20%) 3PAR
14 8 (2.20%) Adobe
14 8 (2.20%) CheckPoint
14 8 (2.20%) SAP
15 5 (1.37%) Fujitsu
15 5 (1.37%) SonicWALL
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £150000 - £151000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 15% Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
St. Albans
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago