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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 79 78 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.89% 6.55% 5.99%
As % of the System Software category 68.10% 60.94% 61.21%
Number of salaries quoted 78 72 64
Average salary £30,000 £31,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.51% -13.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,863 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
116 128 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.59% 10.75% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 113 117 106
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,800 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -6 21 £30,500 -12.63% 3
Maidstone +10 15 £30,000 -
Chatham - 5 £55,000 -
Dartford -1 2 £26,000 -23.52%
Tonbridge -4 2 £23,000 -45.88%
Sittingbourne +18 1 £27,500 -
Whitstable 0 1 £30,500 +15.09% 1
Faversham - 1 £25,000 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 129 (85.43%) Windows
2 74 (49.01%) VMware
3 72 (47.68%) Microsoft
4 55 (36.42%) MS Exchange
5 50 (33.11%) DNS
5 50 (33.11%) Citrix
6 43 (28.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 39 (25.83%) MS Office
8 38 (25.17%) SQL Server
8 38 (25.17%) TCP/IP
8 38 (25.17%) Firewall
9 33 (21.85%) DHCP
10 31 (20.53%) MS Excel
11 30 (19.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 30 (19.87%) Windows 8
12 29 (19.21%) SAN
13 28 (18.54%) Windows 7
14 26 (17.22%) Cisco
15 25 (16.56%) Cisco Certification
15 25 (16.56%) Finance
16 24 (15.89%) SCCM
17 23 (15.23%) WAN
17 23 (15.23%) MCSE
18 22 (14.57%) PowerShell
18 22 (14.57%) vSphere
18 22 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
19 21 (13.91%) SLA
19 21 (13.91%) CCNA
20 20 (13.25%) MCITP
21 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2012

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 55 (36.42%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.27%) IIS
3 13 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2000
4 10 (6.62%) Lync
5 9 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (3.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.31%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.32%) CMS
9 1 (0.66%) FileNet
9 1 (0.66%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (25.83%) MS Office
2 31 (20.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.66%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.62%) SaaS
2 5 (3.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (33.11%) DNS
2 38 (25.17%) TCP/IP
2 38 (25.17%) Firewall
3 33 (21.85%) DHCP
4 29 (19.21%) SAN
5 23 (15.23%) WAN
6 17 (11.26%) LAN
7 16 (10.60%) iSCSI
8 15 (9.93%) VoIP
9 8 (5.30%) VPN
10 7 (4.64%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (4.64%) Network Security
11 6 (3.97%) Wireless
11 6 (3.97%) IP Telephony
12 5 (3.31%) NAS
12 5 (3.31%) MPLS
12 5 (3.31%) IPsec
13 4 (2.65%) PBX
13 4 (2.65%) Intranet
13 4 (2.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.95%) Redis
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (16.56%) Finance
2 14 (9.27%) Advertising
3 9 (5.96%) Retail
4 5 (3.31%) Law
5 4 (2.65%) Marketing
6 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (30.46%) Analyst
2 37 (24.50%) Support Engineer
3 33 (21.85%) Support Analyst
4 22 (14.57%) 1st Line Support
5 20 (13.25%) Help Desk Analyst
5 20 (13.25%) Help Desk Support
6 18 (11.92%) Systems Engineer
7 16 (10.60%) Service Analyst
7 16 (10.60%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 16 (10.60%) Service Desk Analyst
8 15 (9.93%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (8.61%) SLA Analyst
9 13 (8.61%) Administrator
9 13 (8.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 12 (7.95%) IT Support
10 12 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (6.62%) Technical Support
11 10 (6.62%) Systems Support
11 10 (6.62%) Junior
11 10 (6.62%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) .NET
2 5 (3.31%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.32%) HTML
3 2 (1.32%) CSS
3 2 (1.32%) SOAP
3 2 (1.32%) Web Services
3 2 (1.32%) XML
3 2 (1.32%) XSLT
3 2 (1.32%) WCF
3 2 (1.32%) LINQ
3 2 (1.32%) jQuery
3 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.66%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.95%) Fat Client
2 12 (7.95%) Thin Client
3 10 (6.62%) EqualLogic
4 8 (5.30%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.65%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.99%) AS400
7 3 (1.99%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.32%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.66%) IVR
9 1 (0.66%) Tandem
9 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.66%) Handset
9 1 (0.66%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 129 (85.43%) Windows
2 30 (19.87%) Windows 8
3 28 (18.54%) Windows 7
4 22 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (10.60%) Linux
7 15 (9.93%) Windows 2000 Server
7 15 (9.93%) Windows XP
8 11 (7.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.64%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.99%) UNIX
11 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.32%) Android
12 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (9.93%) Problem Management
1 15 (9.93%) ITIL
2 10 (6.62%) Capacity Management
2 10 (6.62%) SIEM
2 10 (6.62%) DevOps
3 7 (4.64%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (4.64%) Information Security
3 7 (4.64%) BCP
3 7 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (4.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (3.97%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (3.97%) Data Security
4 6 (3.97%) Incident Management
5 5 (3.31%) Data Protection
5 5 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (3.31%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (2.65%) Security Management
6 4 (2.65%) Service Delivery
6 4 (2.65%) Project Management
6 4 (2.65%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.57%) PowerShell
2 13 (8.61%) SQL
3 7 (4.64%) VBScript
4 6 (3.97%) C#
5 3 (1.99%) VB
6 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.66%) Java
7 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (19.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (16.56%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (15.23%) MCSE
4 21 (13.91%) CCNA
5 20 (13.25%) MCITP
6 9 (5.96%) CISSP
7 7 (4.64%) CISM
8 6 (3.97%) Degree
9 4 (2.65%) CCSE
9 4 (2.65%) CCSA
10 3 (1.99%) MCSA
11 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.66%) MCTS
12 1 (0.66%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.66%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.91%) SLA
2 10 (6.62%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (28.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (14.57%) vSphere
3 18 (11.92%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.95%) XenApp
5 6 (3.97%) VMware ESX
5 6 (3.97%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.31%) DFS Replication
7 4 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.99%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.66%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 24 (15.89%) SCCM
2 13 (8.61%) SCOM
3 12 (7.95%) SCVMM
3 12 (7.95%) HAProxy
4 8 (5.30%) Backup Exec
5 7 (4.64%) WSUS
5 7 (4.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (1.99%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.66%) Nessus
7 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.66%) OpenView
Vendors
1 74 (49.01%) VMware
2 72 (47.68%) Microsoft
3 50 (33.11%) Citrix
4 26 (17.22%) Cisco
5 13 (8.61%) HP
6 11 (7.28%) CheckPoint
7 9 (5.96%) Splunk
8 8 (5.30%) Symantec
9 4 (2.65%) LogRhythm
9 4 (2.65%) Adobe
9 4 (2.65%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.65%) Veeam
10 3 (1.99%) Ektron
10 3 (1.99%) Mitel
10 3 (1.99%) Sophos
10 3 (1.99%) Websense
10 3 (1.99%) Avaya
10 3 (1.99%) Oracle
11 2 (1.32%) Siebel
11 2 (1.32%) Informatica
Ashford, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + FE Vehicle + Training & Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + health + pension
Posted: 14 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + on call
Posted: 25 days ago
Whitstable
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29500.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago