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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 29 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 141 173 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.82% 7.82% 9.23%
As % of the System Software category 61.84% 60.07% 55.75%
Number of salaries quoted 114 149 171
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,115 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.18% -

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
228 288 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.04% 13.03% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 181 234 264
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +26 33 £25,000 -28.57% 5
Hemel Hempstead -5 31 £36,000 -14.28% 4
Cheshunt - 14 £25,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +1 10 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Stevenage -11 8 £28,875 -23.00% 2
Letchworth -11 4 £62,500 +177.77% 2
Broxbourne - 3 £23,000 -
Kings Langley +2 2 £41,500 +12.16%
Hoddesdon -8 1 £21,500 -6.52%
Borehamwood -15 1 £25,000 -23.07%
Active Directory
East of England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 232 (90.27%) Windows
2 148 (57.59%) Microsoft
3 126 (49.03%) Windows Server
4 107 (41.63%) VMware
5 87 (33.85%) Office 365
6 86 (33.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 85 (33.07%) ITIL
8 84 (32.68%) DNS
9 80 (31.13%) MS Excel
10 78 (30.35%) DHCP
11 77 (29.96%) MS Exchange
12 73 (28.40%) Windows 7
13 72 (28.02%) Windows Server 2008
13 72 (28.02%) MS Office
14 67 (26.07%) Firewall
15 66 (25.68%) Cisco
16 61 (23.74%) Citrix
17 60 (23.35%) Microsoft Certification
17 60 (23.35%) Windows Server 2012
18 56 (21.79%) WAN
19 52 (20.23%) Linux
20 45 (17.51%) LAN
21 44 (17.12%) SQL
22 43 (16.73%) MCP
23 42 (16.34%) Data Centre
24 41 (15.95%) TCP/IP
25 38 (14.79%) Hyper-V
26 36 (14.01%) MCSE
27 35 (13.62%) VPN
27 35 (13.62%) Skype for Business

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 77 (29.96%) MS Exchange
2 35 (13.62%) Skype for Business
3 21 (8.17%) IIS
4 18 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (5.06%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.95%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (1.95%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.56%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 80 (31.13%) MS Excel
2 72 (28.02%) MS Office
3 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.78%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.17%) SystmOne
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 87 (33.85%) Office 365
2 28 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.06%) PaaS
4 12 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (3.50%) Mimecast
6 6 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.56%) IaaS
8 3 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.78%) SaaS
10 1 (0.39%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 84 (32.68%) DNS
2 78 (30.35%) DHCP
3 67 (26.07%) Firewall
4 56 (21.79%) WAN
5 45 (17.51%) LAN
6 41 (15.95%) TCP/IP
7 35 (13.62%) VPN
8 31 (12.06%) SAN
9 25 (9.73%) VoIP
10 24 (9.34%) Remote Desktop
11 21 (8.17%) VLAN
12 17 (6.61%) Unified Communications
13 15 (5.84%) Skype
14 14 (5.45%) PBX
15 13 (5.06%) MPLS
16 11 (4.28%) ISDN
17 7 (2.72%) Internet
18 6 (2.33%) iSCSI
18 6 (2.33%) Wireless
19 4 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.50%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.56%) GIS
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.17%) MSI
2 2 (0.78%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (5.84%) Retail
2 12 (4.67%) Finance
2 12 (4.67%) Legal
3 9 (3.50%) Marketing
4 7 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.78%) Back Office
5 2 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (29.18%) Analyst
2 52 (20.23%) Support Engineer
3 49 (19.07%) Support Analyst
4 38 (14.79%) IT Support
5 34 (13.23%) Help Desk Support
6 32 (12.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 32 (12.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 32 (12.45%) Administrator
7 30 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 26 (10.12%) 1st Line Support
8 26 (10.12%) Infrastructure Support
9 24 (9.34%) IT Analyst
10 21 (8.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 20 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support
11 20 (7.78%) IT Support Analyst
11 20 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
11 20 (7.78%) Windows Support Analyst
12 19 (7.39%) Server Support
13 18 (7.00%) IT Engineer
14 17 (6.61%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.50%) LAMP
2 4 (1.56%) XMPP
3 1 (0.39%) COM
3 1 (0.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.34%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.00%) Fat Client
2 18 (7.00%) Thin Client
3 14 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.89%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.11%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.11%) Handset
6 7 (2.72%) Replication
7 6 (2.33%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.33%) User Experience
8 5 (1.95%) iPad
8 5 (1.95%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.56%) Clustering
9 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.17%) NHS
11 2 (0.78%) CESG
11 2 (0.78%) CMDB
11 2 (0.78%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.78%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 232 (90.27%) Windows
2 126 (49.03%) Windows Server
3 73 (28.40%) Windows 7
4 72 (28.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (23.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (20.23%) Linux
7 32 (12.45%) Windows 10
8 28 (10.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (8.95%) Windows 8
10 19 (7.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (4.28%) CentOS
11 11 (4.28%) Mac OS X
11 11 (4.28%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.17%) Android
12 3 (1.17%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.17%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.78%) Unix
14 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (33.07%) ITIL
2 27 (10.51%) Mentoring
3 20 (7.78%) Change Management
4 15 (5.84%) Coaching
5 14 (5.45%) E-Commerce
6 13 (5.06%) Information Security
6 13 (5.06%) Mathematics
6 13 (5.06%) Problem Management
7 12 (4.67%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.28%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (4.28%) Project Management
8 11 (4.28%) Web Filtering
9 10 (3.89%) Business Continuity
9 10 (3.89%) Infrastructure Management
9 10 (3.89%) Performance Optimisation
9 10 (3.89%) Presales
9 10 (3.89%) Software Engineering
10 9 (3.50%) Open Source
11 7 (2.72%) ITIL V3
11 7 (2.72%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (17.12%) SQL
2 24 (9.34%) PowerShell
3 17 (6.61%) VBScript
4 15 (5.84%) C
5 13 (5.06%) VB
6 1 (0.39%) C++
6 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 60 (23.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (16.73%) MCP
3 36 (14.01%) MCSE
4 32 (12.45%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (12.06%) CCNA
6 30 (11.67%) Security Cleared
7 23 (8.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (7.39%) SC Cleared
9 17 (6.61%) MCITP
9 17 (6.61%) MCSA
9 17 (6.61%) MCTS
10 13 (5.06%) Degree
11 10 (3.89%) BC Cleared
12 8 (3.11%) A+ Certification
12 8 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.95%) CCAA
13 5 (1.95%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.95%) VCAP
13 5 (1.95%) VCDX
14 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.89%) SLA
2 4 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.78%) ECSS
System Software
1 86 (33.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (14.79%) Hyper-V
3 26 (10.12%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (8.95%) Terminal Services
5 22 (8.56%) vSphere
6 15 (5.84%) VMware ESX
7 11 (4.28%) XenApp
7 11 (4.28%) XenDesktop
8 8 (3.11%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (3.11%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.95%) vCloud
9 5 (1.95%) XenServer
10 4 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.39%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.39%) Samba
11 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (12.84%) SCCM
2 17 (6.61%) SCOM
3 9 (3.50%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.33%) ZENworks
5 5 (1.95%) vRealize
6 4 (1.56%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.56%) ThinApp
6 4 (1.56%) XenMobile
7 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.78%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.39%) Nagios
9 1 (0.39%) Nessus
9 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 148 (57.59%) Microsoft
2 107 (41.63%) VMware
3 66 (25.68%) Cisco
4 61 (23.74%) Citrix
5 25 (9.73%) HP
6 19 (7.39%) Computacenter
7 18 (7.00%) Veeam
8 16 (6.23%) CheckPoint
9 11 (4.28%) Dell
10 10 (3.89%) IBM
11 9 (3.50%) NetApp
11 9 (3.50%) Red Hat
12 8 (3.11%) BMC
13 6 (2.33%) Google
13 6 (2.33%) Novell
13 6 (2.33%) Oracle
14 5 (1.95%) AppSense
14 5 (1.95%) SonicWALL
15 4 (1.56%) Nimble Storage
15 4 (1.56%) Symantec
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Clancy Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago