The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 2.67% 9.68% 2.56%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 40.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £19,000 £23,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.14% -18.96%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Lincolnshire

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

System Software Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 4.00% 24.19% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 3
Average salary £20,000 £27,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £21,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,400 £29,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Lincoln

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) HND
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) IT Governance
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) LAMP
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) ADSL
2 1 (14.29%) ISDN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) IT Governance
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) HND
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CCA
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) VCAP
2 1 (14.29%) CCEE
2 1 (14.29%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) VMware