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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 49 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 28 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.92% 7.35% 8.00%
As % of the System Software category 52.94% 52.83% 74.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 38
Average salary £30,000 £37,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.52% +25.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £19,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,800 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
17 53 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.63% 13.91% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 53 48
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leicester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 35 (85.37%) Windows
2 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
3 27 (65.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (60.98%) MS Exchange
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
6 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (39.02%) SAN
8 15 (36.59%) WAN
8 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
8 15 (36.59%) VMware
9 14 (34.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (34.15%) Clustering
9 14 (34.15%) DNS
9 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
11 12 (29.27%) HP
11 12 (29.27%) IIS
12 11 (26.83%) Linux
12 11 (26.83%) LAN
12 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (24.39%) XenApp
13 10 (24.39%) vSphere
13 10 (24.39%) Citrix
13 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
14 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
14 9 (21.95%) MS Office
14 9 (21.95%) Cisco

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (60.98%) MS Exchange
2 12 (29.27%) IIS
3 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
6 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (9.76%) Commerce Server
8 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (7.32%) Lync
9 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) PaaS
1 5 (12.20%) IaaS
2 4 (9.76%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) SAN
2 15 (36.59%) WAN
2 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
3 14 (34.15%) DNS
4 11 (26.83%) LAN
5 6 (14.63%) Internet
6 5 (12.20%) DHCP
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (12.20%) NetScaler
7 3 (7.32%) Firewall
7 3 (7.32%) Wireless
7 3 (7.32%) FTP
8 1 (2.44%) VPN
8 1 (2.44%) NetScreen
8 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.44%) NAS
8 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (12.20%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
1 5 (12.20%) Administrator
1 5 (12.20%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Customer Service Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Senior Architect
2 4 (9.76%) CRM Architect
2 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Customer Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Architect
3 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
3 3 (7.32%) Analyst
3 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) IT Support
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.44%) CSS
1 1 (2.44%) X-Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Ajax
1 1 (2.44%) jQuery
1 1 (2.44%) HTML5
1 1 (2.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) iPhone
3 3 (7.32%) Thin Client
3 3 (7.32%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (85.37%) Windows
2 27 (65.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (26.83%) Linux
6 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
7 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
8 5 (12.20%) UNIX
8 5 (12.20%) HPUX
9 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (17.07%) Data Protection
3 6 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (14.63%) CRM
4 5 (12.20%) Change Management
4 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
4 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (9.76%) Requirements Management
5 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Migration
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
7 1 (2.44%) OO
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.44%) OOD
7 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.44%) MOF
7 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) VBScript
2 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.76%) MCSE
4 3 (7.32%) VCAP
5 2 (4.88%) CCEE
5 2 (4.88%) MCSA
5 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.44%) MCP
6 1 (2.44%) CCA
6 1 (2.44%) MCITP
6 1 (2.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) CCAA
6 1 (2.44%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
2 10 (24.39%) XenApp
2 10 (24.39%) vSphere
3 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) SCOM
2 7 (17.07%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.44%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
2 15 (36.59%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) HP
4 10 (24.39%) Citrix
5 9 (21.95%) Cisco
6 6 (14.63%) Oracle
6 6 (14.63%) SAP
6 6 (14.63%) Dell
7 5 (12.20%) Apple
7 5 (12.20%) Altiris
7 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (9.76%) NetApp
9 2 (4.88%) EMC
9 2 (4.88%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.44%) Sage
Leicester, Leicestershire
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