The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 21 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 118 89 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.87% 9.17% 6.91%
As % of the System Software category 78.15% 79.46% 62.31%
Number of salaries quoted 110 87 71
Median salary £29,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,150 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Active Directory
South East

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

System Software Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
151 112 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.19% 11.53% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 137 108 117
Median salary £30,000 £33,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £68,550
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Kent

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Kent

Active Directory
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 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
Tunbridge Wells +5 16 £37,500 +9.04%
West Malling - 16 £29,000 -
Tonbridge +13 15 £26,000 +13.04%
Sittingbourne 0 7 £23,500 -14.54%
Westerham - 6 £29,000 -
Faversham 0 4 £21,500 -14.00%
Chatham -7 4 £23,750 -47.22%
Maidstone -9 4 £28,250 -5.83%
Dartford -3 2 £32,500 +25.00%
Stansted -18 2 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Longfield - 1 £25,500 -
Rochester - 1 £31,500 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 174 (80.18%) Windows
2 123 (56.68%) Microsoft
3 105 (48.39%) VMware
4 92 (42.40%) DNS
5 87 (40.09%) Windows Server
6 85 (39.17%) DHCP
7 84 (38.71%) MS Exchange
7 84 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 73 (33.64%) ITIL
9 63 (29.03%) Firewall
10 61 (28.11%) MS Office
11 57 (26.27%) SLA
11 57 (26.27%) Citrix
12 56 (25.81%) MS Excel
13 55 (25.35%) HP
14 48 (22.12%) Windows 7
15 44 (20.28%) VMware Infrastructure
16 37 (17.05%) Windows Server 2003
16 37 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
16 37 (17.05%) vSphere
17 36 (16.59%) Hyper-V
17 36 (16.59%) Exchange Server 2010
17 36 (16.59%) TCP/IP
17 36 (16.59%) Finance
18 35 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
18 35 (16.13%) Security Cleared
19 33 (15.21%) Office 365
19 33 (15.21%) Cisco
19 33 (15.21%) SQL Server
20 31 (14.29%) MCSE

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 84 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 36 (16.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 20 (9.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (8.76%) IIS
6 17 (7.83%) Skype for Business
7 10 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2000
8 7 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.92%) CMS
11 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 61 (28.11%) MS Office
2 56 (25.81%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (15.21%) Office 365
2 5 (2.30%) SaaS
3 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.92%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 92 (42.40%) DNS
2 85 (39.17%) DHCP
3 63 (29.03%) Firewall
4 36 (16.59%) TCP/IP
5 29 (13.36%) SAN
6 20 (9.22%) LAN
6 20 (9.22%) WAN
7 19 (8.76%) VPN
8 18 (8.29%) Wireless
9 12 (5.53%) IP Telephony
10 7 (3.23%) iSCSI
10 7 (3.23%) NAS
10 7 (3.23%) VLAN
11 5 (2.30%) Skype
12 4 (1.84%) OSPF
12 4 (1.84%) SMTP
12 4 (1.84%) VoIP
13 3 (1.38%) HTTP
13 3 (1.38%) Intranet
13 3 (1.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.46%) MSI
2 1 (0.46%) Subversion
2 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.46%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 36 (16.59%) Finance
2 8 (3.69%) Law
3 6 (2.76%) Legal
3 6 (2.76%) Marketing
3 6 (2.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.92%) Advertising
5 2 (0.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.46%) Automotive
6 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (38.25%) Analyst
2 56 (25.81%) Support Analyst
3 38 (17.51%) Support Engineer
4 31 (14.29%) Administrator
4 31 (14.29%) IT Support
4 31 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 28 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
6 25 (11.52%) Storage Administrator
6 25 (11.52%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 23 (10.60%) IT Analyst
8 22 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (9.68%) IT Engineer
10 19 (8.76%) IT Support Engineer
11 18 (8.29%) Technical Support
12 17 (7.83%) Service Desk Analyst
13 15 (6.91%) Technical Analyst
13 15 (6.91%) Windows Support Analyst
14 14 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 13 (5.99%) IT Support Analyst
15 13 (5.99%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.07%) .NET
2 2 (0.92%) HTML
3 1 (0.46%) Ajax
3 1 (0.46%) jQuery
3 1 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.52%) HP Storage
2 14 (6.45%) Driving Licence
3 12 (5.53%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.61%) Blackberry
4 10 (4.61%) iPhone
5 8 (3.69%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.76%) Health Informatics
6 6 (2.76%) Informatics
7 5 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.30%) Clustering
8 4 (1.84%) NHS
9 3 (1.38%) BYOD
9 3 (1.38%) PKI
10 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.92%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.92%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.46%) CMDB
11 1 (0.46%) Life Science
11 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 174 (80.18%) Windows
2 87 (40.09%) Windows Server
3 84 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (22.12%) Windows 7
5 37 (17.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (14.29%) Linux
8 27 (12.44%) Windows 8
9 25 (11.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (7.37%) Android
11 12 (5.53%) Apple iOS
12 8 (3.69%) Windows XP
13 7 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.92%) Solaris
14 2 (0.92%) Unix
14 2 (0.92%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.46%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (33.64%) ITIL
2 27 (12.44%) Capacity Management
3 18 (8.29%) Problem Management
4 15 (6.91%) Service Delivery
5 13 (5.99%) Infrastructure Management
6 12 (5.53%) Migration
6 12 (5.53%) Service Management
7 10 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (4.61%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (4.15%) Data Protection
9 8 (3.69%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (3.69%) Asset Management
10 6 (2.76%) Change Management
10 6 (2.76%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (2.76%) Line Management
10 6 (2.76%) Resource Management
11 5 (2.30%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (2.30%) Mentoring
12 4 (1.84%) High Availability
12 4 (1.84%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.14%) SQL
2 9 (4.15%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.23%) Java
4 3 (1.38%) PHP
5 2 (0.92%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.92%) C#
5 2 (0.92%) Perl
5 2 (0.92%) VB
5 2 (0.92%) VBScript
6 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 31 (14.29%) MCSE
4 26 (11.98%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (9.68%) CCNA
6 17 (7.83%) A+ Certification
7 13 (5.99%) MCSA
8 12 (5.53%) MCITP
9 11 (5.07%) MCP
10 9 (4.15%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (3.69%) Degree
12 4 (1.84%) CCDA
13 2 (0.92%) CCNP
13 2 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.92%) HND
14 1 (0.46%) CCA
14 1 (0.46%) HNC
14 1 (0.46%) MCTS
14 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (26.27%) SLA
2 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 44 (20.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (17.05%) vSphere
3 36 (16.59%) Hyper-V
4 24 (11.06%) XenApp
5 15 (6.91%) VMware ESX
6 10 (4.61%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (3.23%) ISA Server
8 5 (2.30%) DFS Replication
9 4 (1.84%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (1.38%) vCloud
11 2 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.92%) Xen
12 1 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 27 (12.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 26 (11.98%) NetBackup
3 25 (11.52%) HP Data Protector
3 25 (11.52%) HP SIM
4 23 (10.60%) SCCM
5 13 (5.99%) WSUS
6 12 (5.53%) SCOM
7 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 5 (2.30%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.92%) Nagios
9 2 (0.92%) Nessus
9 2 (0.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.92%) Nmap
9 2 (0.92%) Puppet
10 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.46%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.46%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 123 (56.68%) Microsoft
2 105 (48.39%) VMware
3 57 (26.27%) Citrix
4 55 (25.35%) HP
5 33 (15.21%) Cisco
6 28 (12.90%) Symantec
7 26 (11.98%) 3PAR
8 7 (3.23%) WatchGuard
9 6 (2.76%) MobileIron
9 6 (2.76%) Siebel
10 5 (2.30%) Dell
10 5 (2.30%) Mitel
11 3 (1.38%) Forcepoint
11 3 (1.38%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.38%) Veeam
12 2 (0.92%) Apple
12 2 (0.92%) Draytek
12 2 (0.92%) LogRhythm
12 2 (0.92%) Remedy
12 2 (0.92%) Sophos
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Inflite
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago