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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South East / Kent
Rank 25 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 68 99 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.13% 8.84% 8.81%
As % of the System Software category 57.63% 56.25% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 55 90 86
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,050 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
118 176 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.11% 15.71% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 94 143 155
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £67,000
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 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 February 2017.

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 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
Sittingbourne +8 8 £32,500 +38.29% 1
Chatham -4 8 £24,000 -2.04%
West Malling -7 4 £19,000 -55.29%
Tunbridge Wells +2 3 £32,500 -
Maidstone -14 3 £54,000 +100.00% 1
Dartford - 3 £32,500 -
Sevenoaks +6 2 £25,000 +7.52% 1
Whitstable - 2 £20,800 -
Longfield - 2 £22,500 -
Tonbridge +4 1 £50,000 +110.52%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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

1 127 (90.71%) Windows
2 84 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 70 (50.00%) VMware
4 57 (40.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (40.00%) Firewall
6 55 (39.29%) MS Exchange
7 49 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 47 (33.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (32.86%) MS Excel
9 46 (32.86%) DHCP
10 45 (32.14%) Microsoft
11 44 (31.43%) DNS
12 39 (27.86%) VPN
13 37 (26.43%) Citrix
14 36 (25.71%) VLAN
15 35 (25.00%) TCP/IP
16 32 (22.86%) Hyper-V
17 29 (20.71%) MS Office
18 28 (20.00%) SAN
19 27 (19.29%) Microsoft Certification
20 26 (18.57%) WAN
20 26 (18.57%) LAN
20 26 (18.57%) Finance
21 24 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
22 23 (16.43%) Blackberry
23 22 (15.71%) Windows XP
23 22 (15.71%) Linux
24 21 (15.00%) VoIP
24 21 (15.00%) Windows 8
25 20 (14.29%) High Availability

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 55 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 20 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (13.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (9.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.86%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.43%) IIS
8 1 (0.71%) CMS
8 1 (0.71%) Site Server
Applications
1 46 (32.86%) MS Excel
2 29 (20.71%) MS Office
3 4 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.29%) Office 365
2 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 56 (40.00%) Firewall
2 46 (32.86%) DHCP
3 44 (31.43%) DNS
4 39 (27.86%) VPN
5 36 (25.71%) VLAN
6 35 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 28 (20.00%) SAN
8 26 (18.57%) LAN
8 26 (18.57%) WAN
9 21 (15.00%) VoIP
10 17 (12.14%) Internet
11 13 (9.29%) Wireless
12 11 (7.86%) NAS
13 9 (6.43%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (5.71%) iSCSI
14 8 (5.71%) WLAN
15 6 (4.29%) IP Telephony
16 4 (2.86%) Skype
17 2 (1.43%) Network Security
18 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.43%) MySQL
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 26 (18.57%) Finance
2 4 (2.86%) Advertising
2 4 (2.86%) Back Office
3 3 (2.14%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (31.43%) Support Engineer
2 34 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (22.86%) IT Support
4 26 (18.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 20 (14.29%) Analyst
6 19 (13.57%) Active Directory Support
7 18 (12.86%) Active Directory Engineer
8 17 (12.14%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 17 (12.14%) Windows Engineer
8 17 (12.14%) Windows Support Engineer
9 15 (10.71%) IT Engineer
9 15 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
10 14 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (10.00%) IT Technician
10 14 (10.00%) Server Engineer
11 13 (9.29%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (9.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
11 13 (9.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 13 (9.29%) Exchange Engineer
11 13 (9.29%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.00%) REST
1 7 (5.00%) SOAP
2 5 (3.57%) Web Services
3 2 (1.43%) LAMP
4 1 (0.71%) .NET
4 1 (0.71%) HTML
4 1 (0.71%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.43%) Blackberry
2 16 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.14%) AS400
4 6 (4.29%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.86%) iPhone
6 2 (1.43%) Tandem
7 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.71%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.71%) iPad
7 1 (0.71%) PKI
7 1 (0.71%) Replication
7 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 127 (90.71%) Windows
2 84 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 57 (40.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (33.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (15.71%) Linux
6 22 (15.71%) Windows XP
7 21 (15.00%) Windows 8
8 20 (14.29%) Mac OS
9 18 (12.86%) Windows 7
10 13 (9.29%) Android
11 7 (5.00%) Apple iOS
12 5 (3.57%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.29%) High Availability
2 16 (11.43%) E-Commerce
3 15 (10.71%) ITIL
4 14 (10.00%) Project Management
5 13 (9.29%) Migration
6 10 (7.14%) Server Building
7 6 (4.29%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.29%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (4.29%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.29%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (2.86%) Information Security
9 3 (2.14%) BCP
9 3 (2.14%) Change Management
9 3 (2.14%) CRM
9 3 (2.14%) Data Analysis
9 3 (2.14%) Data Management
9 3 (2.14%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (1.43%) Application Packaging
10 2 (1.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.86%) SQL
3 3 (2.14%) RPG
4 1 (0.71%) C#
4 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (19.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (14.29%) MCSE
3 17 (12.14%) MCP
4 12 (8.57%) MCSA
5 10 (7.14%) A+ Certification
5 10 (7.14%) CCNA
5 10 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (7.14%) MCITP
6 7 (5.00%) Degree
7 5 (3.57%) MCTS
8 2 (1.43%) MCDST
8 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) CISA
9 1 (0.71%) CISM
9 1 (0.71%) CISSP
9 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.86%) SLA
2 2 (1.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 49 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (22.86%) Hyper-V
3 10 (7.14%) vSphere
4 9 (6.43%) Terminal Server
5 3 (2.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.43%) XenApp
6 2 (1.43%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.71%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (6.43%) Backup Exec
2 8 (5.71%) SCCM
3 7 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.43%) Ansible
4 2 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.43%) WSUS
5 1 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.71%) Foglight
5 1 (0.71%) SCOM
5 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.71%) WMI
Vendors
1 70 (50.00%) VMware
2 45 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 37 (26.43%) Citrix
4 20 (14.29%) Cisco
5 15 (10.71%) HP
6 13 (9.29%) Apple
7 10 (7.14%) Symantec
8 8 (5.71%) Dell
8 8 (5.71%) WatchGuard
9 7 (5.00%) Remedy
9 7 (5.00%) Veeam
10 6 (4.29%) Intel Security
10 6 (4.29%) Kaspersky
10 6 (4.29%) Mitel
10 6 (4.29%) Nortel
11 5 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
12 4 (2.86%) Avaya
12 4 (2.86%) Infor
13 3 (2.14%) LANDesk
13 3 (2.14%) SolarWinds
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