The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 55 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 27 48 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.40% 6.71% 7.33%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 46.60% 75.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 47 49
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +20.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
Active Directory
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

System Software Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
45 103 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.66% 14.41% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 36 101 61
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,902 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Leicestershire region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -4 15 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Hinckley +4 3 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Lutterworth - 3 £26,500 -
Loughborough +2 1 £31,500 +26.00%
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 66 (91.67%) Windows
2 48 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 46 (63.89%) MS Exchange
4 35 (48.61%) SQL Server
5 34 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (45.83%) VMware
7 29 (40.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (38.89%) SAN
9 24 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 23 (31.94%) Firewall
10 23 (31.94%) DNS
11 22 (30.56%) Hyper-V
12 21 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
14 19 (26.39%) Windows XP
14 19 (26.39%) IIS
14 19 (26.39%) vSphere
14 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
16 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (23.61%) MS Office
16 17 (23.61%) DHCP
17 16 (22.22%) HP
18 15 (20.83%) WAN
19 14 (19.44%) LAN
19 14 (19.44%) Office 365
20 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
20 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
20 13 (18.06%) Cisco
20 13 (18.06%) Linux

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 46 (63.89%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.39%) IIS
3 18 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 11 (15.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (9.72%) Lync
8 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.39%) CMS
11 1 (1.39%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 24 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 17 (23.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.44%) Office 365
2 6 (8.33%) IaaS
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.94%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.89%) SAN
2 23 (31.94%) Firewall
2 23 (31.94%) DNS
3 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 17 (23.61%) DHCP
5 15 (20.83%) WAN
6 14 (19.44%) LAN
7 9 (12.50%) Internet
8 8 (11.11%) Wireless
9 5 (6.94%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (6.94%) NetScaler
9 5 (6.94%) NetScreen
10 4 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (4.17%) FTP
11 3 (4.17%) VPN
12 2 (2.78%) IP Telephony
12 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (2.78%) NAS
12 2 (2.78%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (48.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (9.72%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 7 (9.72%) Retail
2 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 10 (13.89%) Senior Support Engineer
2 10 (13.89%) IT Support
3 8 (11.11%) Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Server Support
4 7 (9.72%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Architect
5 6 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.94%) Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Customer Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.78%) CSS
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
1 2 (2.78%) HTML
1 2 (2.78%) HTML5
1 2 (2.78%) jQuery
1 2 (2.78%) Ajax
2 1 (1.39%) CSS3
2 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.39%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) XML
2 1 (1.39%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Clustering
2 6 (8.33%) Smartcard
3 5 (6.94%) iPhone
4 3 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.17%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.78%) Replication
6 1 (1.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 66 (91.67%) Windows
2 34 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (26.39%) Windows XP
4 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
5 13 (18.06%) Linux
6 11 (15.28%) Windows Vista
7 7 (9.72%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.94%) UNIX
8 5 (6.94%) HPUX
9 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 7 (9.72%) Migration
4 6 (8.33%) ITIL
4 6 (8.33%) Change Management
4 6 (8.33%) Software Deployment
4 6 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.94%) Software Licensing
6 4 (5.56%) CRM
6 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.56%) Requirements Management
7 2 (2.78%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (1.39%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.39%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.39%) Web Development
8 1 (1.39%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.39%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.39%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.50%) SQL
3 6 (8.33%) VBScript
4 2 (2.78%) C#
4 2 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.72%) Degree
3 5 (6.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.94%) MCSE
4 3 (4.17%) VCAP
4 3 (4.17%) MCP
5 2 (2.78%) MCSA
5 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.78%) CCEE
6 1 (1.39%) MCITP
6 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) CCAA
6 1 (1.39%) CCIA
6 1 (1.39%) CCNP
6 1 (1.39%) CCNA
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.39%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (40.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (30.56%) Hyper-V
3 19 (26.39%) vSphere
4 10 (13.89%) XenApp
5 4 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.78%) vCloud
7 1 (1.39%) XenServer
7 1 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.39%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) SCOM
2 8 (11.11%) SCCM
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.39%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 48 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 33 (45.83%) VMware
3 16 (22.22%) HP
4 13 (18.06%) Cisco
5 12 (16.67%) Citrix
6 10 (13.89%) NetApp
7 7 (9.72%) Oracle
8 6 (8.33%) Dell
9 5 (6.94%) Altiris
9 5 (6.94%) Apple
9 5 (6.94%) SAP
10 4 (5.56%) Open-E
11 2 (2.78%) Hitachi
11 2 (2.78%) EMC
11 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (2.78%) Symantec
12 1 (1.39%) Trend Micro
12 1 (1.39%) Sophos
12 1 (1.39%) Sage
Coalville, Leicestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago