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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 118 273 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.74% 11.28% 8.39%
As % of the System Software category 55.92% 63.64% 60.16%
Number of salaries quoted 91 197 191
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
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
211 429 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.26% 17.73% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 168 290 293
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Watford +3 28 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Stevenage +7 19 £42,500 +46.55% 1
Hemel Hempstead -22 10 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Hoddesdon +5 9 £21,500 +7.50%
St Albans +10 8 £70,000 +154.54% 1
Borehamwood +13 4 £32,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -19 3 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Royston +5 2 £52,500 +144.18% 3
Potters Bar +1 1 £27,500 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £20,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £23,750 -
Hertford - 1 £23,500 -
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 224 (83.58%) Windows
2 179 (66.79%) Microsoft
3 124 (46.27%) Windows Server
4 112 (41.79%) Cisco
4 112 (41.79%) VMware
5 109 (40.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 95 (35.45%) MS Exchange
7 94 (35.07%) Firewall
8 90 (33.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 88 (32.84%) Windows 7
9 88 (32.84%) DNS
9 88 (32.84%) MS Office
10 82 (30.60%) MS Excel
11 81 (30.22%) Linux
12 79 (29.48%) DHCP
13 77 (28.73%) WAN
14 76 (28.36%) VPN
14 76 (28.36%) Citrix
15 67 (25.00%) TCP/IP
16 66 (24.63%) SQL Server
16 66 (24.63%) Windows Server 2012
17 61 (22.76%) Hyper-V
18 59 (22.01%) Exchange Server 2013
18 59 (22.01%) ITIL
19 58 (21.64%) LAN
19 58 (21.64%) SAN
20 56 (20.90%) Windows Server 2003
21 55 (20.52%) Exchange Server 2010
22 54 (20.15%) Windows 8
23 45 (16.79%) Security Cleared

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 95 (35.45%) MS Exchange
2 59 (22.01%) Exchange Server 2013
3 55 (20.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (16.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (12.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 32 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 27 (10.07%) SharePoint
8 16 (5.97%) Skype for Business
9 15 (5.60%) IIS
10 11 (4.10%) Apache
10 11 (4.10%) Tomcat
11 10 (3.73%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.75%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.37%) SugarCRM
13 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 88 (32.84%) MS Office
2 82 (30.60%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Maximo
3 1 (0.37%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.57%) Office 365
2 14 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.87%) PaaS
5 4 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.49%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 94 (35.07%) Firewall
2 88 (32.84%) DNS
3 79 (29.48%) DHCP
4 77 (28.73%) WAN
5 76 (28.36%) VPN
6 67 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 58 (21.64%) LAN
7 58 (21.64%) SAN
8 37 (13.81%) VLAN
9 30 (11.19%) Wireless
10 27 (10.07%) NAS
11 26 (9.70%) SMTP
12 25 (9.33%) DMZ
12 25 (9.33%) IMAP
13 20 (7.46%) VoIP
14 18 (6.72%) iSCSI
15 16 (5.97%) LDAP
16 11 (4.10%) Network Security
17 9 (3.36%) Cisco ASA
18 8 (2.99%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (24.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.87%) MySQL
4 5 (1.87%) Navicat
4 5 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.87%) PhpStorm
2 3 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (4.48%) Retail
2 8 (2.99%) Front Office
3 6 (2.24%) Finance
3 6 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.87%) Aerospace
4 5 (1.87%) Banking
4 5 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.49%) Advertising
6 3 (1.12%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.37%) Back Office
7 1 (0.37%) German Language
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 88 (32.84%) Support Engineer
2 41 (15.30%) IT Support
3 39 (14.55%) IT Engineer
4 34 (12.69%) Analyst
4 34 (12.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 32 (11.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 32 (11.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 27 (10.07%) Desktop Support
7 26 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 25 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 22 (8.21%) Architect
10 21 (7.84%) Desktop Engineer
10 21 (7.84%) Senior IT Support
10 21 (7.84%) Senior Support Engineer
10 21 (7.84%) Support Analyst
11 20 (7.46%) 1st Line Support
11 20 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support
11 20 (7.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 20 (7.46%) Senior IT Engineer
12 19 (7.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.33%) MAPI
2 13 (4.85%) Web Services
3 11 (4.10%) .NET
4 9 (3.36%) .NET Framework
4 9 (3.36%) Middleware
5 8 (2.99%) CSS
5 8 (2.99%) HTML
6 5 (1.87%) CSS3
6 5 (1.87%) HTML5
6 5 (1.87%) jQuery
6 5 (1.87%) JSON
6 5 (1.87%) WAMP
6 5 (1.87%) XHTML
7 3 (1.12%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.30%) Replication
2 39 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (13.81%) Blackberry
4 27 (10.07%) iPhone
5 25 (9.33%) PDA
6 19 (7.09%) Data Centre
7 12 (4.48%) CESG
7 12 (4.48%) Clustering
8 10 (3.73%) Driving Licence
9 8 (2.99%) User Experience
10 7 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (2.24%) Cybercrime
11 6 (2.24%) HP StoreVirtual
11 6 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (2.24%) Life Science
11 6 (2.24%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.24%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.87%) CESG CLAS
12 5 (1.87%) Computer Science
13 4 (1.49%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 224 (83.58%) Windows
2 124 (46.27%) Windows Server
3 109 (40.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 88 (32.84%) Windows 7
5 81 (30.22%) Linux
6 66 (24.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (20.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 54 (20.15%) Windows 8
9 44 (16.42%) Windows 10
10 43 (16.04%) Windows XP
11 26 (9.70%) Android
12 25 (9.33%) Windows Vista
13 24 (8.96%) Unix
14 7 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (1.87%) SUSE
15 5 (1.87%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (1.12%) CentOS
17 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.01%) ITIL
2 32 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (7.46%) Business Continuity
4 19 (7.09%) Server Virtualisation
5 18 (6.72%) Mentoring
6 17 (6.34%) Information Security
7 16 (5.97%) Service Management
8 14 (5.22%) Server Building
9 13 (4.85%) Document Management
10 11 (4.10%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (4.10%) E-Commerce
10 11 (4.10%) High Availability
10 11 (4.10%) Project Planning
11 10 (3.73%) Asset Management
11 10 (3.73%) Business Transformation
11 10 (3.73%) Change Management
11 10 (3.73%) Project Management
12 9 (3.36%) Coaching
13 8 (2.99%) ITIL V3
13 8 (2.99%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.93%) SQL
2 26 (9.70%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.22%) Java
4 13 (4.85%) VB
5 8 (2.99%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.24%) VBA
6 6 (2.24%) VBScript
7 5 (1.87%) C
7 5 (1.87%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.87%) PHP
7 5 (1.87%) PHP 5
8 2 (0.75%) C++
8 2 (0.75%) Perl
8 2 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (16.79%) Security Cleared
2 38 (14.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (13.81%) SC Cleared
4 26 (9.70%) MCSE
5 24 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (7.84%) CISSP
7 18 (6.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (5.60%) MCSA
9 14 (5.22%) DV Cleared
10 13 (4.85%) CCNP
11 12 (4.48%) CESG Certified Professional
12 11 (4.10%) CISM
12 11 (4.10%) Degree
13 10 (3.73%) CCNA
14 8 (2.99%) MCP
15 6 (2.24%) CISA
15 6 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
16 5 (1.87%) CLAS
17 4 (1.49%) CCAA
17 4 (1.49%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.31%) SLA
2 9 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.99%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.12%) ISO22301
4 3 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.37%) DICOM
System Software
1 90 (33.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (22.76%) Hyper-V
3 31 (11.57%) vSphere
3 31 (11.57%) XenApp
4 30 (11.19%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (8.96%) NFS
6 14 (5.22%) VMware ESX
7 12 (4.48%) Terminal Services
8 7 (2.61%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.24%) VMware Server
9 6 (2.24%) Xen
10 3 (1.12%) XenServer
11 2 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 39 (14.55%) Backup Exec
2 26 (9.70%) SCCM
3 5 (1.87%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.87%) SCOM
4 4 (1.49%) ZENworks
5 3 (1.12%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.12%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.75%) WSUS
7 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.37%) Simpana
Vendors
1 179 (66.79%) Microsoft
2 112 (41.79%) Cisco
2 112 (41.79%) VMware
3 76 (28.36%) Citrix
4 31 (11.57%) Apple
5 27 (10.07%) HP
6 25 (9.33%) Draytek
7 23 (8.58%) Oracle
8 21 (7.84%) Dell
9 17 (6.34%) Veeam
10 16 (5.97%) Symantec
11 14 (5.22%) NetApp
12 12 (4.48%) CheckPoint
13 10 (3.73%) IBM
13 10 (3.73%) SonicWALL
14 9 (3.36%) 3PAR
15 8 (2.99%) Becrypt
16 7 (2.61%) EMC
17 6 (2.24%) Fujitsu
18 5 (1.87%) Remedy
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Corvus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-25k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
St Albans School
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + training, progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Hotel Chocolat
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago