The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 10.87% 5.41% -
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
Active Directory
Hertfordshire

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

System Software Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 10.87% 8.11% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Hitchin

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (80.00%) Lync
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) SMS
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Lync
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SMS
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Operations Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Time Management
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
1 4 (80.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco