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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 83 80 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.97% 7.45% 6.76%
As % of the System Software category 55.33% 54.79% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 77 75 62
Median salary £28,500 £35,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,900 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £63,900 £45,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +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
150 146 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.22% 13.59% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 129 133 108
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 August 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 August 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
Chatham +3 10 £28,500 -16.17%
West Malling +9 9 £31,500 -24.09% 1
Sittingbourne -1 7 £22,500 -40.00%
Maidstone +1 5 £37,000 +5.71% 2
Tunbridge Wells +9 3 £22,500 -28.57% 1
Tonbridge +3 2 £48,250 +78.70%
Longfield - 2 £23,750 -
Canterbury - 1 £27,500 -
Faversham - 1 £21,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £28,000 -
Westerham - 1 £35,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £25,000 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 169 (86.22%) Windows
2 103 (52.55%) Microsoft
3 96 (48.98%) VMware
4 90 (45.92%) Windows Server
5 77 (39.29%) MS Exchange
6 67 (34.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 65 (33.16%) DNS
7 65 (33.16%) Citrix
8 61 (31.12%) DHCP
9 56 (28.57%) Firewall
10 54 (27.55%) ITIL
10 54 (27.55%) MS Excel
11 46 (23.47%) MS Office
12 41 (20.92%) HP
13 39 (19.90%) Cisco
13 39 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 37 (18.88%) SLA
15 35 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
16 34 (17.35%) Windows 7
17 33 (16.84%) Finance
18 31 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
19 29 (14.80%) Windows 8
19 29 (14.80%) TCP/IP
19 29 (14.80%) MCSE
20 27 (13.78%) WAN
21 26 (13.27%) LAN
21 26 (13.27%) Linux
21 26 (13.27%) SQL Server
22 25 (12.76%) Cisco Certification
23 24 (12.24%) CCNA

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 77 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 22 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (8.16%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (4.08%) IIS
6 8 (4.08%) Skype for Business
7 6 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.51%) Apache
11 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 54 (27.55%) MS Excel
2 46 (23.47%) MS Office
3 6 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.63%) Office 365
2 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (33.16%) DNS
2 61 (31.12%) DHCP
3 56 (28.57%) Firewall
4 29 (14.80%) TCP/IP
5 27 (13.78%) WAN
6 26 (13.27%) LAN
7 23 (11.73%) SAN
8 10 (5.10%) Internet
9 6 (3.06%) IP Telephony
9 6 (3.06%) OSPF
9 6 (3.06%) VLAN
9 6 (3.06%) VPN
9 6 (3.06%) Wireless
10 5 (2.55%) VoIP
11 4 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.04%) NAS
12 3 (1.53%) BGP
12 3 (1.53%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (1.53%) Skype
12 3 (1.53%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.04%) MySQL
4 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.51%) MSI
2 1 (0.51%) Subversion
2 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.51%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 33 (16.84%) Finance
2 8 (4.08%) Marketing
3 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.55%) Advertising
4 5 (2.55%) Legal
5 4 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.53%) Banking
7 2 (1.02%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (39.29%) Analyst
2 47 (23.98%) Support Analyst
3 37 (18.88%) Support Engineer
4 30 (15.31%) IT Support
5 26 (13.27%) Service Analyst
6 23 (11.73%) IT Analyst
7 22 (11.22%) Administrator
8 21 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
8 21 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (7.65%) 1st Line Support
10 14 (7.14%) IT Engineer
10 14 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
10 14 (7.14%) Storage Administrator
10 14 (7.14%) Storage Systems Administrator
11 13 (6.63%) Service Desk Analyst
11 13 (6.63%) Technical Support
12 12 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 12 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support
13 11 (5.61%) IT Technician
13 11 (5.61%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.04%) .NET
2 3 (1.53%) LAMP
2 3 (1.53%) REST
2 3 (1.53%) SOAP
3 1 (0.51%) COM
3 1 (0.51%) HTML
3 1 (0.51%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.14%) HP Storage
2 13 (6.63%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.10%) Blackberry
3 10 (5.10%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.08%) Health Informatics
4 8 (4.08%) Informatics
5 6 (3.06%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.04%) iPhone
7 3 (1.53%) BYOD
7 3 (1.53%) Clustering
7 3 (1.53%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.02%) AS400
8 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.02%) PKI
8 2 (1.02%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.51%) FMCG
9 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 169 (86.22%) Windows
2 90 (45.92%) Windows Server
3 67 (34.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (17.35%) Windows 7
6 29 (14.80%) Windows 8
7 26 (13.27%) Linux
8 23 (11.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (8.16%) Windows XP
10 14 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (5.10%) Android
11 10 (5.10%) Apple iOS
12 8 (4.08%) Mac OS
13 6 (3.06%) Windows 10
13 6 (3.06%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.53%) Unix
15 2 (1.02%) Mac OS X
15 2 (1.02%) Solaris
15 2 (1.02%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.51%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.55%) ITIL
2 17 (8.67%) Capacity Management
3 15 (7.65%) Service Management
4 12 (6.12%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (5.10%) Data Protection
5 10 (5.10%) Information Security
5 10 (5.10%) Problem Management
6 9 (4.59%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (4.08%) E-Commerce
7 8 (4.08%) Resource Management
8 7 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (3.57%) SIEM
9 6 (3.06%) Asset Management
9 6 (3.06%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (3.06%) Migration
10 5 (2.55%) Security Operations
10 5 (2.55%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.04%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.18%) SQL
2 4 (2.04%) Java
3 3 (1.53%) Perl
4 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.02%) PHP
4 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.02%) RPG
4 2 (1.02%) VB
5 1 (0.51%) C
5 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (14.80%) MCSE
3 25 (12.76%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (12.24%) CCNA
5 20 (10.20%) MCSA
5 20 (10.20%) Security Cleared
6 14 (7.14%) A+ Certification
7 12 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (4.59%) Degree
9 7 (3.57%) MCITP
10 5 (2.55%) MCP
11 4 (2.04%) CISSP
12 3 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.02%) CCDA
13 2 (1.02%) CCNP
13 2 (1.02%) DBS Check
13 2 (1.02%) HND
14 1 (0.51%) CEH
14 1 (0.51%) CISMP
14 1 (0.51%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (18.88%) SLA
2 5 (2.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 31 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (11.73%) Hyper-V
2 23 (11.73%) XenApp
3 21 (10.71%) vSphere
4 11 (5.61%) VMware ESX
5 8 (4.08%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.04%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.53%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (1.53%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.02%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.02%) Xen
8 2 (1.02%) XenServer
9 1 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.51%) vCloud
9 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (11.73%) SCCM
2 16 (8.16%) NetBackup
2 16 (8.16%) SCOM
3 15 (7.65%) HP Data Protector
4 14 (7.14%) HP SIM
4 14 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 12 (6.12%) WSUS
6 4 (2.04%) Nessus
6 4 (2.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.53%) Ansible
7 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.02%) Puppet
9 1 (0.51%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) Nagios
9 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 103 (52.55%) Microsoft
2 96 (48.98%) VMware
3 65 (33.16%) Citrix
4 41 (20.92%) HP
5 39 (19.90%) Cisco
6 22 (11.22%) Symantec
7 14 (7.14%) 3PAR
8 4 (2.04%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.04%) Juniper
8 4 (2.04%) LANDesk
8 4 (2.04%) LogRhythm
8 4 (2.04%) Siebel
9 3 (1.53%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.53%) IBM
9 3 (1.53%) Mitel
9 3 (1.53%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.53%) Qualys
9 3 (1.53%) Remedy
9 3 (1.53%) Sophos
9 3 (1.53%) WatchGuard
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, luxury
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30250 - £35700 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago