The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 15 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 17 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.85% 9.70% 5.39%
As % of the System Software category 43.59% 82.14% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 16
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 15.73% 11.81% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 24
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Active Directory
Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Active Directory
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (68.75%) MS Exchange
4 19 (59.38%) VMware
4 19 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
7 16 (50.00%) MCSE
8 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
9 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (43.75%) MCITP
10 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (31.25%) Lync
13 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (28.13%) Migration
14 8 (25.00%) SQL
14 8 (25.00%) Office 365
14 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
15 7 (21.88%) XenApp
15 7 (21.88%) Forefront TMG
15 7 (21.88%) Citrix
15 7 (21.88%) MCTS
16 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
17 5 (15.63%) ITIL
17 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
17 5 (15.63%) Finance
17 5 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 22 (68.75%) MS Exchange
2 19 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (31.25%) Lync
6 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
7 5 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
8 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 4 (12.50%) LAN
1 4 (12.50%) WAN
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
2 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) Intranet
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Consultant
2 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) IT Support
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Administrator
3 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Graduate
4 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) IT Graduate
4 1 (3.13%) IT Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Systems Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.13%) PACS
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.50%) Linux
6 3 (9.38%) UNIX
7 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Migration
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (50.00%) MCSE
3 14 (43.75%) MCITP
4 7 (21.88%) MCTS
5 4 (12.50%) MCSA
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) MCP
6 1 (3.13%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
2 7 (21.88%) XenApp
2 7 (21.88%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 2 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) Lotus
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) McAfee