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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 60 41
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 42 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.04% 2.63% 5.60%
As % of the System Software category 79.25% 48.08% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 36
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,050 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
53 52 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.63% 5.46% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 64
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +33 31 £30,750 -23.12% 4
Market Harborough - 2 £23,500 -
Coalville - 1 £25,000 - 1
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 89 (81.65%) Windows
2 62 (56.88%) Microsoft
3 57 (52.29%) VMware
4 41 (37.61%) Hyper-V
5 38 (34.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (34.86%) TCP/IP
6 37 (33.94%) MS Excel
6 37 (33.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (33.03%) MS Exchange
8 32 (29.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (27.52%) HP
10 27 (24.77%) SAN
11 26 (23.85%) IIS
11 26 (23.85%) Change Management
11 26 (23.85%) Clustering
12 25 (22.94%) Dell
13 23 (21.10%) Incident Management
14 22 (20.18%) Linux
14 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
15 21 (19.27%) SCCM
16 20 (18.35%) Disaster Recovery
17 19 (17.43%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (16.51%) Firewall
18 18 (16.51%) Data Protection
18 18 (16.51%) PCI DSS
19 17 (15.60%) Problem Management
19 17 (15.60%) Altiris
19 17 (15.60%) Citrix
19 17 (15.60%) Cisco
19 17 (15.60%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 36 (33.03%) MS Exchange
2 26 (23.85%) IIS
3 8 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.83%) Lync
7 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 37 (33.94%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.93%) MS Office
3 6 (5.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.92%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.83%) Office 365
3 2 (1.83%) IaaS
4 1 (0.92%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (34.86%) TCP/IP
2 27 (24.77%) SAN
3 18 (16.51%) Firewall
4 14 (12.84%) DNS
5 13 (11.93%) LAN
6 12 (11.01%) DHCP
7 11 (10.09%) WAN
8 10 (9.17%) Internet
9 9 (8.26%) VoIP
10 6 (5.50%) Wireless
11 5 (4.59%) VPN
12 3 (2.75%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (1.83%) OSPF
13 2 (1.83%) BGP
13 2 (1.83%) Cisco PIX
13 2 (1.83%) Network Security
13 2 (1.83%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.83%) NAS
13 2 (1.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Hudson
General
1 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Retail
3 3 (2.75%) Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Analyst
2 20 (18.35%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (12.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 13 (11.93%) Service Analyst
4 13 (11.93%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (10.09%) Security Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) Support Analyst
5 11 (10.09%) Network Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Senior Security Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.50%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) IT Support
9 4 (3.67%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (3.67%) Field Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (2.75%) Team Leader
10 3 (2.75%) Senior Manager
10 3 (2.75%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) .NET
1 2 (1.83%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.92%) HTML
2 1 (0.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.85%) Clustering
2 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.42%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.75%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.75%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.75%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.75%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.83%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.92%) iPad
8 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.92%) BYOD
8 1 (0.92%) iSeries
8 1 (0.92%) PKI
8 1 (0.92%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.92%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 89 (81.65%) Windows
2 38 (34.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (29.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (20.18%) Linux
5 17 (15.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (13.76%) Windows 7
7 10 (9.17%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.50%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.83%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.83%) UNIX
10 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.85%) Change Management
2 23 (21.10%) Incident Management
3 20 (18.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (16.51%) Data Protection
5 17 (15.60%) Problem Management
5 17 (15.60%) ITIL
6 6 (5.50%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.50%) Information Security
7 5 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (4.59%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (4.59%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.67%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.75%) Programme Management
9 3 (2.75%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.75%) ERP
9 3 (2.75%) Project Management
10 2 (1.83%) Migration
10 2 (1.83%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (1.83%) Time Management
10 2 (1.83%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.68%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.34%) SQL
3 1 (0.92%) C
3 1 (0.92%) C#
3 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.92%) RPG
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (14.68%) MCP
3 12 (11.01%) MCSE
4 6 (5.50%) Degree
5 3 (2.75%) MCTS
5 3 (2.75%) CCNA
5 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.83%) CCNP
6 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.92%) MCDST
7 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.92%) CISSP
7 1 (0.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.51%) PCI DSS
2 16 (14.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (11.93%) SLA
4 2 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (37.61%) Hyper-V
2 37 (33.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.34%) vSphere
4 5 (4.59%) XenApp
4 5 (4.59%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.92%) vCloud
6 1 (0.92%) RACF
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (19.27%) SCCM
2 13 (11.93%) SCOM
3 6 (5.50%) MAILsweeper
3 6 (5.50%) DameWare
4 5 (4.59%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.83%) WSUS
6 1 (0.92%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.92%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.92%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 62 (56.88%) Microsoft
2 57 (52.29%) VMware
3 30 (27.52%) HP
4 25 (22.94%) Dell
5 17 (15.60%) Cisco
5 17 (15.60%) Altiris
5 17 (15.60%) Citrix
6 14 (12.84%) IBM
7 12 (11.01%) EMC
8 7 (6.42%) Remedy
9 6 (5.50%) NetApp
10 4 (3.67%) SAP
11 2 (1.83%) Oracle
11 2 (1.83%) Apple
11 2 (1.83%) Google
11 2 (1.83%) IronPort
12 1 (0.92%) Veeam
12 1 (0.92%) Adobe
Coalville, Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Merton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 per annum + car/car allowance
Posted: 25 days ago