The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 38 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.24% 8.33% 5.11%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 62.07% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 6
Average salary £38,066 £36,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +26.95%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.39%
Active Directory
London

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

System Software Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
10 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.41% 13.43% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 11
Average salary £38,066 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,452 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (57.89%) SAN
5 10 (52.63%) Linux
6 9 (47.37%) ITIL
6 9 (47.37%) SQL
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) iSCSI
7 8 (42.11%) VMware ESX
7 8 (42.11%) Citrix
7 8 (42.11%) Cisco
7 8 (42.11%) Firewall
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
9 6 (31.58%) Office 365
9 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
9 6 (31.58%) UNIX
9 6 (31.58%) LAN
9 6 (31.58%) WAN
9 6 (31.58%) DNS
10 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
10 5 (26.32%) DHCP
10 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
10 5 (26.32%) LDAP
10 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
10 5 (26.32%) Service Management
10 5 (26.32%) IBM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) SAN
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) iSCSI
3 6 (31.58%) DNS
3 6 (31.58%) LAN
3 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (26.32%) LDAP
5 4 (21.05%) IPv4
5 4 (21.05%) IP Telephony
5 4 (21.05%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (15.79%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
7 2 (10.53%) SMTP
7 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Server Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Citrix Support
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.26%) Statistics
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) UNIX
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
8 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
8 2 (10.53%) Solaris
9 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
9 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Data Security
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow Management
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Korn
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCITP
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) HP AIS
3 2 (10.53%) HP ASE
3 2 (10.53%) VCP5
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCTS
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) VMware ESX
3 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (21.05%) Samba
4 4 (21.05%) Xsan
5 3 (15.79%) vSphere
6 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.26%) qmail
6 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) IBM
5 3 (15.79%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
6 2 (10.53%) F5
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Sun
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.26%) Apple