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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 54 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 26 75 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.39% 9.35% 7.54%
As % of the System Software category 52.00% 55.97% 70.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 74 39
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
50 134 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.52% 16.71% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 44 131 55
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,554 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -13 14 £40,000 +5.26% 3
Hinckley +6 4 £27,500 -26.66%
Lutterworth - 3 £26,500 -
Loughborough 0 1 £31,500 +22.33%
Coalville -4 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 45 (90.00%) Windows
2 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (54.00%) VMware
4 26 (52.00%) MS Exchange
5 23 (46.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (36.00%) SAN
8 17 (34.00%) Firewall
9 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
10 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (26.00%) vSphere
11 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (26.00%) DNS
12 12 (24.00%) NetApp
12 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (24.00%) MS Office
13 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
13 11 (22.00%) DHCP
13 11 (22.00%) Cisco
14 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
14 10 (20.00%) Office 365
14 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
15 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (18.00%) LAN
15 9 (18.00%) WAN
16 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
16 8 (16.00%) Linux
16 8 (16.00%) SQL
17 7 (14.00%) Windows Vista

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 26 (52.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (10.00%) IIS
6 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (8.00%) Lync
7 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (2.00%) CMS
9 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (24.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Office 365
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) SAN
2 17 (34.00%) Firewall
3 13 (26.00%) DNS
4 11 (22.00%) DHCP
4 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (18.00%) LAN
5 9 (18.00%) WAN
6 6 (12.00%) VPN
7 5 (10.00%) Internet
8 4 (8.00%) Wireless
9 3 (6.00%) NetScreen
10 2 (4.00%) IP Telephony
10 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.00%) VoIP
10 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
10 2 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (2.00%) NAS
11 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
11 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.00%) MS Access
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
1 4 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Server Support
3 7 (14.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) IT Support
4 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) HTML
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.00%) CSS
1 2 (4.00%) Ajax
1 2 (4.00%) jQuery
1 2 (4.00%) HTML5
2 1 (2.00%) CSS3
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) XSD
2 1 (2.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Replication
2 3 (6.00%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (90.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (16.00%) Linux
5 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Vista
7 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (6.00%) UNIX
10 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.00%) ITIL
1 5 (10.00%) Migration
2 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (6.00%) CRM
4 2 (4.00%) ERP
4 2 (4.00%) Change Management
4 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.00%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (4.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.00%) Release Management
5 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.00%) MCSE
4 3 (6.00%) Degree
4 3 (6.00%) MCP
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.00%) VCAP
5 2 (4.00%) MCSA
5 2 (4.00%) CCNA
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.00%) CCNP
6 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) CCEE
6 1 (2.00%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (46.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (26.00%) vSphere
3 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.00%) vCloud
5 3 (6.00%) XenApp
6 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCOM
1 4 (8.00%) Windows Intune
2 3 (6.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (54.00%) VMware
3 12 (24.00%) NetApp
4 11 (22.00%) Cisco
5 5 (10.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) SAP
6 4 (8.00%) Citrix
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.00%) Symantec
8 2 (4.00%) Open-E
8 2 (4.00%) Hitachi
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle
8 2 (4.00%) Dell
8 2 (4.00%) EMC
9 1 (2.00%) Altiris
9 1 (2.00%) Trend Micro
9 1 (2.00%) Sophos
9 1 (2.00%) Sage
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