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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 43 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 34 67 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.93% 9.32% 9.80%
As % of the System Software category 61.82% 72.83% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 54 63
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £25,900 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £62,500 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,115 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.18% -

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
55 92 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.98% 12.80% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47 79 71
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £29,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -23 18 £37,500 -14.45% 2
Hinckley - 8 £48,000 -
Loughborough +1 3 £22,500 -
Lutterworth +3 2 £19,750 -43.57%
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 38 (58.46%) Windows
2 32 (49.23%) VMware
3 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
3 28 (43.08%) Citrix
4 27 (41.54%) Windows Server
5 22 (33.85%) ITIL
6 20 (30.77%) SLA
7 19 (29.23%) Project Management
8 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
9 16 (24.62%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (18.46%) Office 365
11 12 (18.46%) Line Management
11 12 (18.46%) People Management
11 12 (18.46%) Presales
11 12 (18.46%) BC Cleared
11 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
11 12 (18.46%) Contract Management
11 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (18.46%) Programme Management
11 12 (18.46%) Service Management
12 11 (16.92%) VoIP
13 10 (15.38%) NetApp
13 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (13.85%) WAN
14 9 (13.85%) LAN
14 9 (13.85%) Firewall
15 8 (12.31%) SQL
15 8 (12.31%) MS Office
15 8 (12.31%) Cisco

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.62%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.08%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) Office 365
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.08%) IaaS
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.54%) PaaS
4 1 (1.54%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) VoIP
2 9 (13.85%) Firewall
2 9 (13.85%) LAN
2 9 (13.85%) WAN
3 7 (10.77%) SAN
4 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (6.15%) DHCP
5 4 (6.15%) DNS
6 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.08%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.08%) LDAP
7 2 (3.08%) Skype
7 2 (3.08%) VLAN
7 2 (3.08%) Wireless
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.54%) Internet
8 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.08%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Automotive
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Law
2 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (12.31%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) IT Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) IT Support
6 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.62%) Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Head of IT
7 3 (4.62%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Active Directory Support Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) .NET
1 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.08%) HTML
1 2 (3.08%) REST
1 2 (3.08%) SOAP
1 2 (3.08%) Web Services
1 2 (3.08%) XML
1 2 (3.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.62%) iPad
3 3 (4.62%) iPhone
4 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (58.46%) Windows
2 27 (41.54%) Windows Server
3 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.23%) Linux
5 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.15%) Windows 10
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.08%) Unix
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.54%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) ITIL
2 19 (29.23%) Project Management
3 12 (18.46%) Contract Management
3 12 (18.46%) Line Management
3 12 (18.46%) People Management
3 12 (18.46%) Presales
3 12 (18.46%) Programme Management
3 12 (18.46%) Service Management
3 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.15%) Supplier Management
6 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.08%) Change Control
7 2 (3.08%) Coaching
7 2 (3.08%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.08%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) Perl
3 1 (1.54%) Python
3 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) BC Cleared
1 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) MCSA
4 2 (3.08%) MCITP
4 2 (3.08%) MCSE
4 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (24.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (7.69%) vSphere
4 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.54%) XenApp
5 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.54%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (1.54%) SCSM
Vendors
1 32 (49.23%) VMware
2 28 (43.08%) Citrix
2 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.38%) NetApp
4 8 (12.31%) Cisco
5 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.62%) HP
7 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle
7 2 (3.08%) Samsung
8 1 (1.54%) Apple
8 1 (1.54%) Avaya
8 1 (1.54%) EMC
8 1 (1.54%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.54%) Google
8 1 (1.54%) Orchard
8 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.54%) Sophos
8 1 (1.54%) Veeam
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