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 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 23 52 30
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -22
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 30 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.39% 1.82% 8.38%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 34.48% 60.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 30
Average salary £33,500 £39,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.18% +8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,050 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,750 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.39%
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
40 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.85% 5.29% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 50
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,160 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 30 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leicester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 59 (80.82%) Windows
2 44 (60.27%) Microsoft
3 38 (52.05%) VMware
4 32 (43.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (39.73%) Hyper-V
6 28 (38.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (35.62%) HP
8 25 (34.25%) TCP/IP
9 24 (32.88%) MS Exchange
10 22 (30.14%) MS Excel
10 22 (30.14%) IIS
10 22 (30.14%) Dell
10 22 (30.14%) Clustering
10 22 (30.14%) Change Management
11 21 (28.77%) SAN
12 19 (26.03%) Linux
13 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
14 17 (23.29%) SCCM
15 16 (21.92%) Incident Management
15 16 (21.92%) Cisco
16 15 (20.55%) MCP
16 15 (20.55%) Disaster Recovery
17 14 (19.18%) Data Protection
18 13 (17.81%) PCI DSS
18 13 (17.81%) Problem Management
19 12 (16.44%) SCOM
19 12 (16.44%) PowerShell
19 12 (16.44%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (32.88%) MS Exchange
2 22 (30.14%) IIS
3 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.74%) Lync
7 1 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 22 (30.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Office
3 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.37%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.74%) IaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) TCP/IP
2 21 (28.77%) SAN
3 10 (13.70%) Firewall
4 8 (10.96%) DNS
4 8 (10.96%) LAN
4 8 (10.96%) WAN
5 7 (9.59%) VoIP
5 7 (9.59%) Internet
6 6 (8.22%) DHCP
7 4 (5.48%) VPN
8 3 (4.11%) Wireless
8 3 (4.11%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (2.74%) SSL
9 2 (2.74%) OSPF
9 2 (2.74%) BGP
9 2 (2.74%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (2.74%) Network Security
9 2 (2.74%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.74%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Hudson
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Billing
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Analyst
2 16 (21.92%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Network Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Support Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Security Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Security Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Service Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Field Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Manager
10 3 (4.11%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.11%) IT Support
11 2 (2.74%) Service Desk Technician
11 2 (2.74%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Clustering
2 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.37%) PKI
6 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (80.82%) Windows
2 32 (43.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (26.03%) Linux
5 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (16.44%) Windows 7
6 7 (9.59%) Windows 8
7 6 (8.22%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) Change Management
2 16 (21.92%) Incident Management
3 15 (20.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (19.18%) Data Protection
5 13 (17.81%) Problem Management
6 12 (16.44%) ITIL
7 4 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.48%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.11%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.11%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.11%) Project Management
8 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.11%) Information Security
8 3 (4.11%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.74%) Migration
9 2 (2.74%) Time Management
9 2 (2.74%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.74%) SIEM
9 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.37%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.74%) SQL
3 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (20.55%) MCP
3 12 (16.44%) MCSE
4 5 (6.85%) Degree
5 3 (4.11%) MCTS
6 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.74%) CCNP
6 2 (2.74%) CCNA
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.37%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) PCI DSS
2 11 (15.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (12.33%) SLA
4 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (39.73%) Hyper-V
2 28 (38.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.85%) XenApp
3 5 (6.85%) vSphere
4 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (23.29%) SCCM
2 12 (16.44%) SCOM
3 5 (6.85%) MAILsweeper
3 5 (6.85%) DameWare
4 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.37%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 44 (60.27%) Microsoft
2 38 (52.05%) VMware
3 26 (35.62%) HP
4 22 (30.14%) Dell
5 16 (21.92%) Cisco
6 12 (16.44%) Altiris
7 10 (13.70%) Citrix
8 9 (12.33%) IBM
9 8 (10.96%) EMC
10 6 (8.22%) Remedy
11 5 (6.85%) NetApp
12 3 (4.11%) SAP
13 2 (2.74%) Google
13 2 (2.74%) IronPort
14 1 (1.37%) Oracle
14 1 (1.37%) Adobe
Leicester, Leicestershire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Merton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 per annum + car/car allowance
Posted: 24 days ago