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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 43 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 124 304 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.59% 13.08% 7.42%
As % of the System Software category 47.88% 64.41% 60.65%
Number of salaries quoted 108 240 168
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,292 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
259 472 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.67% 20.31% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 211 347 257
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead -20 19 £32,000 +16.36% 2
Borehamwood +2 16 £32,500 +8.33%
Watford -27 16 £27,250 -7.62% 3
Stevenage +5 13 £37,500 +15.38%
Hoddesdon +4 11 £23,000 +15.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City -9 4 £32,000 -20.00%
Hitchin - 4 £32,000 -
Potters Bar +2 2 - -
Bishop's Stortford -6 1 £23,750 -34.02%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 247 (83.16%) Windows
2 180 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 138 (46.46%) Windows Server
4 133 (44.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 126 (42.42%) VMware
6 117 (39.39%) Cisco
7 108 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 99 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 99 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 94 (31.65%) Firewall
10 86 (28.96%) WAN
10 86 (28.96%) MS Office
10 86 (28.96%) Hyper-V
11 85 (28.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 84 (28.28%) DNS
13 79 (26.60%) TCP/IP
14 78 (26.26%) DHCP
15 77 (25.93%) MS Excel
16 76 (25.59%) Citrix
17 75 (25.25%) VPN
18 73 (24.58%) Exchange Server 2013
19 69 (23.23%) SAN
20 68 (22.90%) Linux
21 66 (22.22%) LAN
22 64 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2010
23 63 (21.21%) SQL Server
24 61 (20.54%) Windows Server 2003
25 59 (19.87%) Windows 8
26 55 (18.52%) ITIL
27 53 (17.85%) Windows XP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 108 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 73 (24.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 64 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (13.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 37 (12.46%) SharePoint
6 35 (11.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 30 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 20 (6.73%) IIS
9 10 (3.37%) WebSphere
10 9 (3.03%) Apache
10 9 (3.03%) Tomcat
11 8 (2.69%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.67%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.34%) LiveLink
13 1 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 86 (28.96%) MS Office
2 77 (25.93%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 44 (14.81%) Office 365
2 12 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.68%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 94 (31.65%) Firewall
2 86 (28.96%) WAN
3 84 (28.28%) DNS
4 79 (26.60%) TCP/IP
5 78 (26.26%) DHCP
6 75 (25.25%) VPN
7 69 (23.23%) SAN
8 66 (22.22%) LAN
9 32 (10.77%) VLAN
10 28 (9.43%) NAS
10 28 (9.43%) Wireless
11 27 (9.09%) iSCSI
12 23 (7.74%) DMZ
12 23 (7.74%) IMAP
12 23 (7.74%) LDAP
12 23 (7.74%) SMTP
13 15 (5.05%) VoIP
14 10 (3.37%) Internet
15 9 (3.03%) SSL
16 8 (2.69%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.67%) MySQL
5 2 (0.67%) Navicat
5 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.34%) Big Data
6 1 (0.34%) dBASE
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.67%) PhpStorm
3 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (6.06%) Finance
2 7 (2.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.35%) Retail
4 3 (1.01%) Welsh Language
5 2 (0.67%) Advertising
5 2 (0.67%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.67%) Banking
5 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.67%) Front Office
5 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) German Language
6 1 (0.34%) Law
6 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 84 (28.28%) Support Engineer
2 47 (15.82%) IT Support
3 46 (15.49%) 3rd Line Support
4 39 (13.13%) IT Engineer
5 38 (12.79%) Analyst
6 35 (11.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 34 (11.45%) IT Support Engineer
8 32 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 26 (8.75%) 2nd Line Support
9 26 (8.75%) Architect
10 25 (8.42%) Senior Support Engineer
11 23 (7.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (7.07%) IT Manager
12 21 (7.07%) Support Analyst
13 20 (6.73%) 1st Line Support
13 20 (6.73%) Senior IT Support
13 20 (6.73%) Systems Engineer
14 19 (6.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 19 (6.40%) Desktop Support
14 19 (6.40%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.74%) MAPI
2 10 (3.37%) .NET
2 10 (3.37%) Web Services
3 9 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 9 (3.03%) Middleware
4 5 (1.68%) CSS
4 5 (1.68%) HTML
5 3 (1.01%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.67%) CSS3
6 2 (0.67%) HTML5
6 2 (0.67%) jQuery
6 2 (0.67%) JSON
6 2 (0.67%) WAMP
6 2 (0.67%) XHTML
7 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.84%) Replication
2 40 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (12.79%) Blackberry
4 25 (8.42%) iPhone
5 23 (7.74%) Driving Licence
5 23 (7.74%) PDA
6 14 (4.71%) Data Centre
7 13 (4.38%) Clustering
8 9 (3.03%) HP StoreVirtual
8 9 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (3.03%) User Experience
9 7 (2.36%) CESG
9 7 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.68%) AS400
10 5 (1.68%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.35%) EMC VNX
11 4 (1.35%) EqualLogic
12 3 (1.01%) Fat Client
12 3 (1.01%) Life Science
12 3 (1.01%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 247 (83.16%) Windows
2 138 (46.46%) Windows Server
3 133 (44.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 99 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 85 (28.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 68 (22.90%) Linux
7 61 (20.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 59 (19.87%) Windows 8
9 53 (17.85%) Windows XP
10 43 (14.48%) Windows 10
11 24 (8.08%) Android
12 23 (7.74%) Windows Vista
13 14 (4.71%) Unix
14 5 (1.68%) SUSE
14 5 (1.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.34%) CentOS
16 1 (0.34%) Debian
16 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.52%) ITIL
2 36 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 19 (6.40%) Document Management
4 19 (6.40%) Project Management
5 16 (5.39%) Server Virtualisation
6 15 (5.05%) Change Management
7 14 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (4.38%) Mentoring
9 12 (4.04%) Data Security
9 12 (4.04%) Patch Management
9 12 (4.04%) Server Building
10 11 (3.70%) Service Management
11 10 (3.37%) Business Transformation
11 10 (3.37%) Project Planning
12 9 (3.03%) High Availability
12 9 (3.03%) Incident Management
12 9 (3.03%) Presales
12 9 (3.03%) Problem Management
12 9 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (15.15%) SQL
2 27 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.38%) VB
4 12 (4.04%) Java
5 9 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 9 (3.03%) VBA
6 8 (2.69%) VBScript
7 2 (0.67%) C++
7 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.67%) PHP
7 2 (0.67%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 42 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (12.79%) MCSE
3 32 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (10.77%) Security Cleared
4 29 (9.76%) SC Cleared
5 26 (8.75%) MCSA
6 19 (6.40%) CCNP
7 16 (5.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (4.04%) CISSP
9 11 (3.70%) CCNA
10 9 (3.03%) DV Cleared
11 7 (2.36%) CESG Certified Professional
11 7 (2.36%) Degree
11 7 (2.36%) MCP
12 4 (1.35%) CCA
12 4 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (1.01%) CCIE
13 3 (1.01%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.01%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (13.47%) SLA
2 10 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.69%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.01%) ISO22301
4 3 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 99 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (28.96%) Hyper-V
3 40 (13.47%) vSphere
4 35 (11.78%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (10.77%) NFS
6 31 (10.44%) XenApp
7 10 (3.37%) Terminal Services
8 9 (3.03%) Xen
8 9 (3.03%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.02%) VMware Server
10 5 (1.68%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.68%) XenServer
11 2 (0.67%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 46 (15.49%) Backup Exec
2 17 (5.72%) SCCM
3 4 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.35%) SCOM
3 4 (1.35%) WSUS
3 4 (1.35%) ZENworks
4 3 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.67%) Simpana
5 2 (0.67%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 180 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 126 (42.42%) VMware
3 117 (39.39%) Cisco
4 76 (25.59%) Citrix
5 36 (12.12%) Dell
6 34 (11.45%) Apple
7 30 (10.10%) HP
8 26 (8.75%) Symantec
9 23 (7.74%) Draytek
10 22 (7.41%) Oracle
11 21 (7.07%) NetApp
12 18 (6.06%) Veeam
13 16 (5.39%) EMC
14 12 (4.04%) 3PAR
15 10 (3.37%) IBM
16 9 (3.03%) Fujitsu
16 9 (3.03%) SonicWALL
17 5 (1.68%) Google
18 4 (1.35%) CheckPoint
18 4 (1.35%) Remedy
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