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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 41 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.47% 5.47% 5.85%
As % of the System Software category 87.23% 63.27% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 21
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £33,815
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Active Directory
Leicestershire

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

System Software Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.85% 8.64% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 35
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Leicester

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leicester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 71 (80.68%) Windows
2 55 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 48 (54.55%) VMware
4 46 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (51.14%) Hyper-V
6 38 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (43.18%) TCP/IP
7 37 (42.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (40.91%) Clustering
9 35 (39.77%) MS Exchange
10 31 (35.23%) IIS
11 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
11 30 (34.09%) HP
12 29 (32.95%) Dell
13 26 (29.55%) Linux
14 24 (27.27%) Change Management
14 24 (27.27%) SCCM
15 23 (26.14%) Incident Management
16 22 (25.00%) Cisco
17 21 (23.86%) Disaster Recovery
17 21 (23.86%) MS Excel
18 19 (21.59%) SCOM
19 18 (20.45%) PowerShell
19 18 (20.45%) PCI DSS
20 17 (19.32%) Problem Management
20 17 (19.32%) Data Protection
20 17 (19.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 17 (19.32%) Firewall
20 17 (19.32%) Altiris
21 16 (18.18%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 35 (39.77%) MS Exchange
2 31 (35.23%) IIS
3 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.41%) Lync
6 1 (1.14%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (23.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.82%) MS Office
3 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.14%) IaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (43.18%) TCP/IP
2 17 (19.32%) Firewall
3 16 (18.18%) SAN
4 12 (13.64%) DNS
5 8 (9.09%) WAN
6 7 (7.95%) Internet
7 5 (5.68%) NAS
7 5 (5.68%) VPN
7 5 (5.68%) LAN
7 5 (5.68%) VoIP
8 4 (4.55%) VLAN
9 3 (3.41%) Wireless
10 2 (2.27%) DHCP
11 1 (1.14%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.14%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.14%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.14%) Network Security
11 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Hudson
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Retail
2 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (26.14%) Analyst
2 22 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) Network Engineer
4 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) Security Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Senior Security Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Support Manager
9 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Network Team Leader
9 5 (5.68%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) IT Support
10 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Systems Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (40.91%) Clustering
2 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.14%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.14%) PKI
4 1 (1.14%) PDA
4 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.14%) Replication
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 71 (80.68%) Windows
2 46 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (29.55%) Linux
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.27%) UNIX
8 2 (2.27%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.14%) CentOS
9 1 (1.14%) Android
9 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) Change Management
2 23 (26.14%) Incident Management
3 21 (23.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (19.32%) Problem Management
4 17 (19.32%) Data Protection
5 8 (9.09%) ITIL
6 4 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (3.41%) Project Management
7 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.27%) Information Security
8 2 (2.27%) Migration
8 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.27%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.27%) Server Building
9 1 (1.14%) Data Centre Operations
9 1 (1.14%) Network Management
9 1 (1.14%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.14%) SIEM
9 1 (1.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.95%) SQL
3 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.77%) MCP
3 8 (9.09%) MCSE
4 5 (5.68%) Degree
5 4 (4.55%) MCTS
6 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.14%) MCDST
7 1 (1.14%) MCITP
7 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.14%) CCNP
7 1 (1.14%) CCNA
7 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.45%) PCI DSS
2 17 (19.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (10.23%) SLA
4 5 (5.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (51.14%) Hyper-V
2 37 (42.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.55%) XenApp
4 2 (2.27%) vSphere
4 2 (2.27%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.14%) vCloud
5 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 24 (27.27%) SCCM
2 19 (21.59%) SCOM
3 5 (5.68%) DameWare
3 5 (5.68%) MAILsweeper
4 3 (3.41%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.27%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.14%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.14%) WSUS
6 1 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 55 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 48 (54.55%) VMware
3 30 (34.09%) HP
4 29 (32.95%) Dell
5 22 (25.00%) Cisco
6 17 (19.32%) Altiris
7 12 (13.64%) Citrix
8 9 (10.23%) IBM
9 7 (7.95%) EMC
10 5 (5.68%) Remedy
11 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.14%) IronPort
12 1 (1.14%) LANDesk
12 1 (1.14%) Google
12 1 (1.14%) Oracle
12 1 (1.14%) Apple
12 1 (1.14%) Avaya
12 1 (1.14%) NetApp
12 1 (1.14%) Lotus
12 1 (1.14%) Adobe
Leicester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago