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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 92 84 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.45% 7.59% 6.86%
As % of the System Software category 63.45% 63.64% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 88 82 69
Median salary £30,000 £33,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,650 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,338 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +4.61%
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
145 132 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.89% 11.93% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 128 122 123
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,725
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 30 July 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 30 July 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
West Malling +10 14 £33,000 -21.42%
Chatham - 6 £27,500 -
Maidstone +7 5 £30,000 -
Tonbridge +6 5 £29,000 +11.53% 1
Sittingbourne - 5 £22,500 -
Faversham - 5 £21,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +9 3 £22,500 -40.00% 2
Longfield - 2 £23,750 -
Whitstable -4 1 £25,000 -18.03%
Canterbury - 1 £27,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £27,500 -
Rochester - 1 £31,500 - 1
Sevenoaks - 1 £28,000 - 1
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (85.71%) Windows
2 109 (53.69%) Microsoft
3 102 (50.25%) VMware
4 87 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 82 (40.39%) MS Exchange
6 77 (37.93%) DNS
7 76 (37.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 70 (34.48%) DHCP
9 65 (32.02%) Citrix
10 62 (30.54%) Firewall
11 59 (29.06%) ITIL
12 50 (24.63%) MS Excel
12 50 (24.63%) SLA
13 47 (23.15%) HP
13 47 (23.15%) MS Office
14 38 (18.72%) Windows 7
14 38 (18.72%) Windows Server 2012
15 37 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
15 37 (18.23%) Cisco
16 36 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 35 (17.24%) Finance
18 30 (14.78%) MCSE
18 30 (14.78%) Windows Server 2003
19 29 (14.29%) TCP/IP
19 29 (14.29%) Hyper-V
19 29 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
20 28 (13.79%) Linux
20 28 (13.79%) SQL Server
21 27 (13.30%) vSphere
21 27 (13.30%) XenApp

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 82 (40.39%) MS Exchange
2 29 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (9.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (9.85%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.40%) IIS
4 13 (6.40%) Skype for Business
5 9 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 50 (24.63%) MS Excel
2 47 (23.15%) MS Office
3 6 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.87%) Office 365
2 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (37.93%) DNS
2 70 (34.48%) DHCP
3 62 (30.54%) Firewall
4 29 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 25 (12.32%) SAN
6 23 (11.33%) LAN
6 23 (11.33%) WAN
7 7 (3.45%) VLAN
7 7 (3.45%) VPN
8 6 (2.96%) Internet
8 6 (2.96%) IP Telephony
8 6 (2.96%) OSPF
8 6 (2.96%) Wireless
9 4 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.97%) VoIP
10 3 (1.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.48%) NAS
10 3 (1.48%) Skype
10 3 (1.48%) SMTP
10 3 (1.48%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.48%) MySQL
4 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.46%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.49%) MSI
2 1 (0.49%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.49%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 35 (17.24%) Finance
2 8 (3.94%) Marketing
3 5 (2.46%) Legal
3 5 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.97%) Advertising
4 4 (1.97%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.48%) Banking
6 2 (0.99%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.99%) Law
6 2 (0.99%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 81 (39.90%) Analyst
2 51 (25.12%) Support Analyst
3 38 (18.72%) Support Engineer
4 29 (14.29%) IT Support
5 27 (13.30%) Service Analyst
6 26 (12.81%) Administrator
7 25 (12.32%) Systems Administrator
8 23 (11.33%) IT Analyst
9 20 (9.85%) 3rd Line Support
10 19 (9.36%) Storage Administrator
10 19 (9.36%) Storage Systems Administrator
11 17 (8.37%) IT Engineer
11 17 (8.37%) IT Support Engineer
12 15 (7.39%) Technical Support
13 14 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
13 14 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
14 13 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
14 13 (6.40%) Technical Analyst
14 13 (6.40%) Windows Support Analyst
15 12 (5.91%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (0.49%) COM
2 1 (0.49%) HTML
2 1 (0.49%) LAMP
2 1 (0.49%) REST
2 1 (0.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.36%) HP Storage
2 13 (6.40%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.91%) Driving Licence
4 9 (4.43%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.94%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.94%) Health Informatics
5 8 (3.94%) Informatics
6 6 (2.96%) Clustering
6 6 (2.96%) iPhone
7 5 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.48%) BYOD
8 3 (1.48%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.99%) AS400
9 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.99%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.99%) PKI
9 2 (0.99%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.99%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.99%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 174 (85.71%) Windows
2 87 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 76 (37.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (18.72%) Windows 7
4 38 (18.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (14.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (13.79%) Linux
7 27 (13.30%) Windows 8
8 19 (9.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (5.91%) Android
9 12 (5.91%) Apple iOS
9 12 (5.91%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (2.46%) Mac OS
11 5 (2.46%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.99%) Solaris
12 2 (0.99%) Unix
12 2 (0.99%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (29.06%) ITIL
2 22 (10.84%) Capacity Management
3 15 (7.39%) Problem Management
3 15 (7.39%) Service Management
4 14 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
5 11 (5.42%) Data Protection
5 11 (5.42%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (4.93%) Information Security
7 9 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (3.94%) Migration
8 8 (3.94%) Resource Management
9 7 (3.45%) Asset Management
9 7 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (3.45%) Service Delivery
9 7 (3.45%) SIEM
10 6 (2.96%) Change Management
10 6 (2.96%) Customer Engagement
11 5 (2.46%) Security Management
11 5 (2.46%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.36%) SQL
2 5 (2.46%) Java
3 3 (1.48%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.99%) Perl
4 2 (0.99%) PHP
4 2 (0.99%) RPG
4 2 (0.99%) VB
5 1 (0.49%) C
5 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (14.78%) MCSE
3 27 (13.30%) Security Cleared
4 26 (12.81%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (11.33%) CCNA
6 20 (9.85%) MCSA
7 13 (6.40%) A+ Certification
8 11 (5.42%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (3.94%) Degree
9 8 (3.94%) MCITP
10 6 (2.96%) MCP
11 4 (1.97%) CCDA
11 4 (1.97%) CISSP
12 2 (0.99%) CCNP
12 2 (0.99%) HND
12 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.49%) CEH
13 1 (0.49%) CISMP
13 1 (0.49%) HNC
13 1 (0.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (24.63%) SLA
2 4 (1.97%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 36 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 27 (13.30%) vSphere
3 27 (13.30%) XenApp
4 14 (6.90%) VMware ESX
5 9 (4.43%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.96%) ISA Server
7 5 (2.46%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (1.97%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.99%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.99%) vCloud
10 2 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.99%) Xen
10 2 (0.99%) XenServer
11 1 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (12.81%) SCCM
2 21 (10.34%) NetBackup
3 20 (9.85%) HP Data Protector
4 19 (9.36%) HP SIM
4 19 (9.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 15 (7.39%) SCOM
6 14 (6.90%) WSUS
7 4 (1.97%) Nessus
7 4 (1.97%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.99%) Nagios
9 2 (0.99%) Puppet
10 1 (0.49%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.49%) DameWare
10 1 (0.49%) Foglight
10 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 109 (53.69%) Microsoft
2 102 (50.25%) VMware
3 65 (32.02%) Citrix
4 47 (23.15%) HP
5 37 (18.23%) Cisco
6 26 (12.81%) Symantec
7 19 (9.36%) 3PAR
8 5 (2.46%) Mitel
8 5 (2.46%) MobileIron
8 5 (2.46%) Siebel
8 5 (2.46%) WatchGuard
9 4 (1.97%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.97%) LANDesk
9 4 (1.97%) LogRhythm
10 3 (1.48%) IBM
10 3 (1.48%) Juniper
10 3 (1.48%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.48%) Qualys
10 3 (1.48%) Remedy
10 3 (1.48%) Sophos
Staplehurst, Kent
1st Choice IT & Sales Appointments
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,500 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + great benefits including Private Medical Ins
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £100,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago