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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 40 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 22 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.37% 6.30% 10.05%
As % of the System Software category 61.11% 55.56% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 36
Median salary £37,500 £32,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -22.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,700 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,115 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.18% -

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
36 45 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 8.78% 11.34% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 42
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,150 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester 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 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 23 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leicester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) VMware
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 17 (51.52%) Windows Server
4 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (36.36%) Office 365
6 8 (24.24%) MS Office
7 7 (21.21%) SCCM
7 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (18.18%) SLA
8 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 6 (18.18%) Citrix
8 6 (18.18%) Firewall
9 5 (15.15%) LAN
9 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.15%) WAN
9 5 (15.15%) SQL
9 5 (15.15%) ITIL
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
10 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (12.12%) Degree
10 4 (12.12%) Linux
10 4 (12.12%) VoIP
10 4 (12.12%) Project Management
11 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (9.09%) NetApp

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Office 365
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) LAN
2 5 (15.15%) WAN
3 4 (12.12%) VoIP
4 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.06%) LDAP
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) Skype
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.03%) Banking
1 1 (3.03%) International Banking
1 1 (3.03%) Law
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Head of IT
6 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Junior
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) REST
1 2 (6.06%) SOAP
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
1 2 (6.06%) XML
1 2 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.06%) iPhone
2 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.12%) Linux
5 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.06%) Unix
8 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
3 2 (6.06%) Content Management
3 2 (6.06%) CRM
3 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.06%) ERP
3 2 (6.06%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
3 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.03%) Escalation Management
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.03%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (3.03%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) MCSA
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) MCITP
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) ACSP
4 1 (3.03%) ACTC
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.03%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (3.03%) SCSM
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) VMware
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) Citrix
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) NetApp
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) Samsung
6 1 (3.03%) Apple
6 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
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