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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 66 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.31% 9.16% 7.76%
As % of the System Software category 74.16% 84.21% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 52 60 64
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +3.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £24,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
89 76 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.55% 10.87% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 75 71 81
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -13 27 £43,835 +4.36% 1
Lutterworth +4 17 £35,000 +42.85%
Kegworth - 13 - -
Loughborough 0 1 £22,500 -8.16%
Coalville -8 1 £35,000 +20.68%
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 104 (95.41%) Windows
2 72 (66.06%) Microsoft
3 54 (49.54%) Windows Server
4 49 (44.95%) MS Exchange
5 46 (42.20%) MS Excel
6 39 (35.78%) VMware
7 38 (34.86%) Windows 7
8 28 (25.69%) SQL Server
9 27 (24.77%) SAN
10 26 (23.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (22.94%) TCP/IP
12 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (21.10%) IIS
14 22 (20.18%) Firewall
14 22 (20.18%) Windows 8
15 21 (19.27%) MS Office
15 21 (19.27%) SQL
15 21 (19.27%) NetApp
16 20 (18.35%) Exchange Server 2010
17 19 (17.43%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (17.43%) Incident Management
18 17 (15.60%) Apple iOS
18 17 (15.60%) Citrix
19 16 (14.68%) Degree
20 15 (13.76%) Exchange Server 2003
20 15 (13.76%) Hyper-V
20 15 (13.76%) Windows XP
21 14 (12.84%) LAN
21 14 (12.84%) WAN
21 14 (12.84%) Linux

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 49 (44.95%) MS Exchange
2 23 (21.10%) IIS
3 20 (18.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (13.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (11.01%) Skype for Business
6 11 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (5.50%) SharePoint
8 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 46 (42.20%) MS Excel
2 21 (19.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.50%) IBM PureFlex
3 5 (4.59%) Office 365
4 4 (3.67%) Yammer
5 3 (2.75%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 27 (24.77%) SAN
2 25 (22.94%) TCP/IP
3 22 (20.18%) Firewall
4 14 (12.84%) LAN
4 14 (12.84%) WAN
5 10 (9.17%) VPN
6 7 (6.42%) DNS
7 4 (3.67%) DHCP
8 3 (2.75%) Network Security
8 3 (2.75%) Skype
9 2 (1.83%) Internet
9 2 (1.83%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.83%) NAS
9 2 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.83%) VLAN
10 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.92%) MS Access
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.92%) JIRA
2 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (10.09%) Finance
2 10 (9.17%) Legal
3 4 (3.67%) Retail
4 3 (2.75%) Banking
4 3 (2.75%) International Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (31.19%) Analyst
2 24 (22.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (15.60%) Support Engineer
4 15 (13.76%) Active Directory Engineer
4 15 (13.76%) Support Analyst
5 14 (12.84%) Active Directory Support
5 14 (12.84%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (11.93%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 13 (11.93%) IT Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) IT Support
7 9 (8.26%) Service Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.50%) Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Azure Engineer
11 5 (4.59%) Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Exchange Engineer
12 4 (3.67%) VMware Architect
12 4 (3.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) .NET
1 7 (6.42%) HTML
2 6 (5.50%) CSS
2 6 (5.50%) XML
3 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.75%) jQuery
3 3 (2.75%) REST
3 3 (2.75%) RESTful
3 3 (2.75%) Web Services
4 1 (0.92%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Blackberry
1 12 (11.01%) Smartcard
2 9 (8.26%) Clustering
3 6 (5.50%) IVR
4 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.75%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.92%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 104 (95.41%) Windows
2 54 (49.54%) Windows Server
3 38 (34.86%) Windows 7
4 26 (23.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (20.18%) Windows 8
7 17 (15.60%) Apple iOS
8 15 (13.76%) Windows XP
9 14 (12.84%) Linux
10 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (5.50%) Android
11 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (4.59%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.43%) Incident Management
2 13 (11.93%) Service Delivery
3 12 (11.01%) Problem Management
3 12 (11.01%) Software Deployment
4 11 (10.09%) ITIL
5 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (9.17%) Migration
6 9 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (8.26%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (6.42%) Change Management
8 6 (5.50%) Business Continuity
8 6 (5.50%) Data Protection
8 6 (5.50%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (5.50%) Web Filtering
9 5 (4.59%) High Availability
9 5 (4.59%) Presales
9 5 (4.59%) Supplier Management
10 4 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.27%) SQL
2 6 (5.50%) C#
2 6 (5.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Degree
2 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.34%) MCSE
4 6 (5.50%) MCP
4 6 (5.50%) MCSA
5 1 (0.92%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) SLA
2 5 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (17.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (13.76%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.50%) vSphere
4 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.83%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.92%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) SCCM
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (4.59%) SCOM
4 1 (0.92%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.92%) DameWare
4 1 (0.92%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.92%) Puppet
4 1 (0.92%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 72 (66.06%) Microsoft
2 39 (35.78%) VMware
3 21 (19.27%) NetApp
4 17 (15.60%) Citrix
5 13 (11.93%) Cisco
6 11 (10.09%) IBM
7 8 (7.34%) HP
8 7 (6.42%) Apple
8 7 (6.42%) Dell
9 6 (5.50%) Altiris
9 6 (5.50%) F5
9 6 (5.50%) Fortinet
9 6 (5.50%) MobileIron
9 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.67%) EMC
11 2 (1.83%) Remedy
11 2 (1.83%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.92%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.92%) Veeam
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