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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 25 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 37 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.53% 9.45% 6.60%
As % of the System Software category 86.05% 89.13% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 33
Median salary £26,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £22,800 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,400 £39,800
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
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
43 46 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 13.40% 10.60% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 46
Median salary £35,000 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £24,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 6 May 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leicester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 54 (83.08%) Microsoft
3 35 (53.85%) MS Office
4 27 (41.54%) MS Excel
5 25 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 24 (36.92%) Citrix
7 22 (33.85%) Windows Server
8 17 (26.15%) VMware
9 15 (23.08%) Banking
9 15 (23.08%) International Banking
9 15 (23.08%) Degree
9 15 (23.08%) SLA
9 15 (23.08%) Windows 7
10 14 (21.54%) Windows 8
11 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (20.00%) Windows XP
12 12 (18.46%) Blackberry
12 12 (18.46%) Migration
12 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (18.46%) Apple iOS
12 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (16.92%) Skype for Business
13 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2003
13 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (16.92%) Cisco
13 11 (16.92%) VPN
13 11 (16.92%) DNS
14 10 (15.38%) ITIL
14 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP

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 25 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (16.92%) Skype for Business
4 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (10.77%) IIS
5 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
5 6 (9.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.62%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 35 (53.85%) MS Office
2 27 (41.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.23%) IBM PureFlex
3 3 (4.62%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (4.62%) Office 365
3 3 (4.62%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) DNS
1 11 (16.92%) VPN
2 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 9 (13.85%) Firewall
3 9 (13.85%) LAN
4 8 (12.31%) WAN
5 7 (10.77%) DHCP
6 4 (6.15%) Broadband
6 4 (6.15%) Internet
6 4 (6.15%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (6.15%) VoIP
7 3 (4.62%) SAN
7 3 (4.62%) Skype
8 2 (3.08%) Junos
8 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.08%) Wireless
9 1 (1.54%) FTP
9 1 (1.54%) NAS
9 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (23.08%) Banking
1 15 (23.08%) International Banking
2 9 (13.85%) Finance
3 8 (12.31%) Legal
4 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) Analyst
2 20 (30.77%) Service Analyst
3 17 (26.15%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Architect
6 6 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Administrator
8 4 (6.15%) IBM Storage Architect
8 4 (6.15%) IT Support
8 4 (6.15%) Storage Architect
8 4 (6.15%) VMware Architect
9 3 (4.62%) IT Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 3 (4.62%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) .NET
1 3 (4.62%) CSS
1 3 (4.62%) HTML
1 3 (4.62%) jQuery
1 3 (4.62%) REST
1 3 (4.62%) RESTful
1 3 (4.62%) Web Services
1 3 (4.62%) XML
2 1 (1.54%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.23%) IVR
3 4 (6.15%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Clustering
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.62%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.62%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.54%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 22 (33.85%) Windows Server
3 15 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 14 (21.54%) Windows 8
5 13 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 12 (18.46%) Apple iOS
6 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (12.31%) Linux
7 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (7.69%) Windows 10
9 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (18.46%) Migration
2 10 (15.38%) ITIL
3 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.77%) Incident Management
5 6 (9.23%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (9.23%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.23%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (9.23%) Web Filtering
6 5 (7.69%) Presales
7 4 (6.15%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.62%) Matrix Management
8 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.62%) MVC
8 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.62%) SDLC
9 2 (3.08%) Computer Security
10 1 (1.54%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.62%) C#
3 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Degree
2 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.23%) MCP
4 5 (7.69%) MCSA
5 4 (6.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.77%) vSphere
4 5 (7.69%) XenApp
5 4 (6.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) SCCM
1 1 (1.54%) SCOM
1 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (83.08%) Microsoft
2 24 (36.92%) Citrix
3 17 (26.15%) VMware
4 11 (16.92%) Cisco
5 8 (12.31%) IBM
5 8 (12.31%) NetApp
6 6 (9.23%) F5
6 6 (9.23%) Fortinet
6 6 (9.23%) MobileIron
6 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.69%) HP
8 3 (4.62%) Lotus
8 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.08%) Juniper
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle
10 1 (1.54%) Apple
10 1 (1.54%) Dell
10 1 (1.54%) EMC
10 1 (1.54%) Remedy
10 1 (1.54%) SAP