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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 20 50 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.42% 8.93% 4.85%
As % of the System Software category 68.97% 65.79% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 50 16
Average salary £39,250 £36,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.53% +19.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £26,800 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £40,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
29 76 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.86% 13.57% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 73 34
Average salary £41,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.69% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £29,850 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leicester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
3 21 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 19 (54.29%) VMware
5 17 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (42.86%) Linux
7 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
8 12 (34.29%) SCCM
9 11 (31.43%) SCOM
9 11 (31.43%) IIS
10 10 (28.57%) MS Office
10 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (28.57%) Office 365
11 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
11 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
11 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
11 9 (25.71%) Clustering
12 8 (22.86%) Change Management
12 8 (22.86%) HP
12 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
12 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
12 8 (22.86%) Firewall
12 8 (22.86%) Problem Management
13 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (20.00%) Altiris
13 7 (20.00%) Dell
13 7 (20.00%) VPN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 21 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (31.43%) IIS
3 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
4 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (5.71%) Lync
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Office 365
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (22.86%) Firewall
3 7 (20.00%) VPN
4 6 (17.14%) DNS
5 4 (11.43%) WAN
5 4 (11.43%) DHCP
6 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 3 (8.57%) Internet
6 3 (8.57%) LAN
6 3 (8.57%) VLAN
7 2 (5.71%) VoIP
7 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.86%) SSH
8 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.86%) NetScreen
8 1 (2.86%) PBX
8 1 (2.86%) SMTP
8 1 (2.86%) SSL
8 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Architect
7 1 (2.86%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.43%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) CentOS
7 1 (2.86%) Debian
7 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (22.86%) Change Management
2 8 (22.86%) Problem Management
2 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
2 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
6 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.86%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
3 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCSE
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) SCCM
2 11 (31.43%) SCOM
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Intune
4 2 (5.71%) SCDPM
4 2 (5.71%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (2.86%) DameWare
5 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) HP
4 7 (20.00%) Dell
4 7 (20.00%) Altiris
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco
7 2 (5.71%) NetApp
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle
8 1 (2.86%) SAP
8 1 (2.86%) Adobe
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix
8 1 (2.86%) Apple
8 1 (2.86%) Sage
8 1 (2.86%) LANDesk
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £36k - 41k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000.00 - £18500.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago