The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 43 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2320 2760 3110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.92% 6.24% 6.54%
As % of the System Software category 49.07% 58.72% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2011 2485 2740
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,700 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +1.53%
Active Directory
England

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

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4728 4700 5123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.05% 10.63% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4134 4089 4395
Median salary £52,000 £47,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% +1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

Active Directory
Salary Trend in London

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in London

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the London region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in London

Active Directory
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the London region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +7 372 £42,500 +6.25% 53
Croydon -2 29 £34,000 +28.30% 4
Kingston Upon Thames +16 21 £37,500 -1.48% 1
Romford 0 17 £25,000 -
Canary Wharf +10 16 £57,500 +88.52%
Bromley 0 14 £27,000 +20.00%
Wimbledon -3 13 £30,500 -28.23% 1
Coulsdon - 12 £23,000 -
Surbiton +6 11 £50,000 +163.15% 1
Docklands, London +10 10 £55,000 +37.50%
Harrow +5 8 £30,000 -23.56% 1
Westminster - 7 £30,000 -
Brentford +2 5 £42,500 +77.08%
Southwark -2 5 £27,000 -3.57% 1
Uxbridge -14 5 £32,000 +28.00%
Woodford Green - 5 £28,000 -
Finchley -1 4 £32,000 -24.70%
Hammersmith -4 4 £43,125 +51.31%
Twickenham +7 3 £38,432 +39.75%
Barnet 0 3 £32,500 -1.51%
Wembley -8 3 £28,000 +6.87%
Paddington +5 2 £42,750 +6.87%
Mayfair 0 2 £36,000 -31.42%
Feltham 0 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Bexleyheath -1 2 £22,500 -10.00%
Chiswick -8 2 £37,500 -9.63% 1
West Drayton - 2 £30,000 - 1
Southall 0 1 - -
Chessington -1 1 £26,500 -14.51%
Enfield -1 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Hounslow - 1 £27,000 -
Upminster - 1 £26,500 -
Clapham - 1 - -
Bexley - 1 £40,000 -
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 4089 (83.31%) Windows
2 2647 (53.93%) Microsoft
3 2126 (43.32%) Windows Server
4 1901 (38.73%) VMware
5 1451 (29.56%) MS Exchange
6 1374 (28.00%) Windows 7
7 1280 (26.08%) Citrix
8 1241 (25.29%) ITIL
8 1241 (25.29%) MS Office
9 1237 (25.20%) MS Excel
10 1221 (24.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1209 (24.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 1131 (23.04%) Cisco
13 1086 (22.13%) Finance
13 1086 (22.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 1006 (20.50%) DNS
15 892 (18.17%) Firewall
16 863 (17.58%) Office 365
17 801 (16.32%) SQL
18 800 (16.30%) SQL Server
19 785 (15.99%) Linux
20 718 (14.63%) PowerShell
21 697 (14.20%) Hyper-V
22 694 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
23 677 (13.79%) DHCP
24 641 (13.06%) SAN
25 636 (12.96%) TCP/IP
25 636 (12.96%) SCCM
26 614 (12.51%) Exchange Server 2010
27 537 (10.94%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1451 (29.56%) MS Exchange
2 614 (12.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 494 (10.07%) SharePoint
4 438 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 384 (7.82%) IIS
6 341 (6.95%) Skype for Business
7 298 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2007
8 224 (4.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 150 (3.06%) Apache
10 106 (2.16%) Tomcat
11 98 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 61 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 48 (0.98%) JBoss
13 48 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
14 33 (0.67%) IBM Notes
15 28 (0.57%) Confluence
16 21 (0.43%) CMS
17 20 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
17 20 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
18 17 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1241 (25.29%) MS Office
2 1237 (25.20%) MS Excel
3 67 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.18%) MS Project
7 5 (0.10%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.10%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.081%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.041%) PTC Creo
9 2 (0.041%) SketchUp
9 2 (0.041%) Windchill
10 1 (0.020%) InCopy
10 1 (0.020%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 52 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.37%) Eikon
3 11 (0.22%) Visualfiles
4 10 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.20%) thinkFolio
5 8 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.10%) HFM
8 5 (0.10%) Hyperion Planning
8 5 (0.10%) Northgate Housing
8 5 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.081%) Hi Portfolio
9 4 (0.081%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (0.061%) Bankmaster
10 3 (0.061%) Dynamics GP
10 3 (0.061%) Misys Opics
10 3 (0.061%) Temenos T24
11 2 (0.041%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 863 (17.58%) Office 365
2 497 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 363 (7.40%) Amazon AWS
4 104 (2.12%) Mimecast
5 100 (2.04%) IaaS
6 90 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
7 89 (1.81%) SaaS
8 57 (1.16%) PaaS
9 51 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
10 32 (0.65%) OneDrive
11 29 (0.59%) Google Apps
12 24 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
13 19 (0.39%) Amazon S3
13 19 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 16 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
15 14 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 13 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (0.22%) GitHub
18 8 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
19 6 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1006 (20.50%) DNS
2 892 (18.17%) Firewall
3 677 (13.79%) DHCP
4 641 (13.06%) SAN
5 636 (12.96%) TCP/IP
6 537 (10.94%) WAN
7 533 (10.86%) LAN
8 499 (10.17%) VPN
9 399 (8.13%) VoIP
10 184 (3.75%) Wireless
11 179 (3.65%) VLAN
12 175 (3.57%) NAS
13 159 (3.24%) Cisco ASA
14 141 (2.87%) Skype
15 132 (2.69%) LDAP
16 123 (2.51%) Internet
17 110 (2.24%) Network Security
18 94 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
18 94 (1.92%) SSL
19 89 (1.81%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 800 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 161 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 138 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 95 (1.94%) MySQL
5 70 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 51 (1.04%) Oracle Database
7 46 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 44 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 42 (0.86%) GIS
10 40 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (0.55%) Relational Database
12 26 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
13 21 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.18%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.18%) MS Access
16 9 (0.18%) NoSQL
17 8 (0.16%) DB2
18 7 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 79 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 62 (1.26%) Jenkins
2 62 (1.26%) JIRA
3 48 (0.98%) Visual Studio
4 39 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (0.67%) TeamCity
6 31 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 29 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
8 22 (0.45%) Subversion
9 15 (0.31%) MSI
10 12 (0.24%) Ant
10 12 (0.24%) GCC
11 9 (0.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 8 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (0.14%) JUnit
13 7 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 7 (0.14%) Toad
14 6 (0.12%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.12%) GitLab
14 6 (0.12%) Jasmine
General
1 1086 (22.13%) Finance
2 424 (8.64%) Law
3 370 (7.54%) Legal
4 292 (5.95%) Banking
5 180 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 161 (3.28%) Retail
7 76 (1.55%) Marketing
8 72 (1.47%) Back Office
9 68 (1.39%) Advertising
10 63 (1.28%) Publishing
11 50 (1.02%) Games
12 45 (0.92%) Financial Institution
13 37 (0.75%) Investment Banking
14 31 (0.63%) French Language
15 23 (0.47%) Billing
16 22 (0.45%) Front Office
17 21 (0.43%) German Language
18 19 (0.39%) Manufacturing
19 18 (0.37%) Spanish Language
20 17 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1376 (28.04%) Analyst
2 762 (15.53%) Support Engineer
3 696 (14.18%) Support Analyst
4 563 (11.47%) IT Support
5 549 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 487 (9.92%) Service Analyst
7 455 (9.27%) Service Desk Analyst
8 431 (8.78%) 2nd Line Support
9 364 (7.42%) Administrator
10 351 (7.15%) Desktop Support
11 333 (6.78%) Windows Engineer
12 306 (6.23%) IT Analyst
13 304 (6.19%) IT Engineer
14 250 (5.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 238 (4.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 237 (4.83%) 1st Line Support
17 234 (4.77%) Systems Administrator
18 225 (4.58%) IT Support Analyst
19 218 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
19 218 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (4.01%) Web Services
2 143 (2.91%) .NET
3 101 (2.06%) HTML
4 66 (1.34%) ASP.NET
5 61 (1.24%) Middleware
6 55 (1.12%) CSS
7 51 (1.04%) XML
8 35 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 31 (0.63%) XMPP
10 30 (0.61%) WCF
11 25 (0.51%) jQuery
12 24 (0.49%) LAMP
12 24 (0.49%) SOAP
12 24 (0.49%) Software Packaging
13 22 (0.45%) JSON
13 22 (0.45%) X-Windows
14 20 (0.41%) 802.1X
15 17 (0.35%) AngularJS
15 17 (0.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 407 (8.29%) Blackberry
2 374 (7.62%) Data Centre
3 283 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 204 (4.16%) iPhone
5 186 (3.79%) Management Information System
6 184 (3.75%) Computer Science
7 133 (2.71%) Hedge funds
8 126 (2.57%) Smartphone
9 122 (2.49%) Clustering
10 117 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
11 105 (2.14%) Replication
12 90 (1.83%) iPad
13 82 (1.67%) PKI
14 67 (1.37%) Fat Client
14 67 (1.37%) Thin Client
15 62 (1.26%) Private Cloud
16 61 (1.24%) EqualLogic
17 57 (1.16%) Client/Server
18 50 (1.02%) User Experience
19 46 (0.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4089 (83.31%) Windows
2 2126 (43.32%) Windows Server
3 1374 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 1209 (24.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1086 (22.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 785 (15.99%) Linux
7 487 (9.92%) Windows 8
8 460 (9.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 397 (8.09%) Windows 10
10 309 (6.30%) Windows XP
11 270 (5.50%) Mac OS X
12 235 (4.79%) Android
13 212 (4.32%) Unix
14 163 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 128 (2.61%) Apple iOS
16 88 (1.79%) Mac OS
17 77 (1.57%) Solaris
18 75 (1.53%) CentOS
19 67 (1.37%) Windows Vista
20 53 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1241 (25.29%) ITIL
2 328 (6.68%) Service Management
3 254 (5.18%) Migration
4 250 (5.09%) Project Management
5 234 (4.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 214 (4.36%) Information Security
7 211 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
8 186 (3.79%) Service Delivery
9 180 (3.67%) Incident Management
10 163 (3.32%) Configuration Management
11 150 (3.06%) Asset Management
12 144 (2.93%) Change Management
13 138 (2.81%) Kalman Filter
14 137 (2.79%) Change Control
15 134 (2.73%) Document Management
16 133 (2.71%) Problem Management
17 131 (2.67%) PRINCE2
18 117 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
19 116 (2.36%) DevOps
20 112 (2.28%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 801 (16.32%) SQL
2 718 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 126 (2.57%) C#
4 115 (2.34%) VBScript
5 109 (2.22%) C
5 109 (2.22%) Java
6 108 (2.20%) JavaScript
7 93 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 84 (1.71%) Python
9 70 (1.43%) VB
10 66 (1.34%) T-SQL
11 62 (1.26%) Perl
12 59 (1.20%) Ruby
13 43 (0.88%) PHP
14 41 (0.84%) Shell Script
15 24 (0.49%) VB.NET
16 14 (0.29%) C++
17 9 (0.18%) AWK
18 8 (0.16%) Korn
18 8 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 694 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 504 (10.27%) MCSE
3 455 (9.27%) Degree
4 349 (7.11%) Cisco Certification
5 293 (5.97%) CCNA
6 207 (4.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 190 (3.87%) MCSA
8 176 (3.59%) MCP
9 174 (3.55%) MCITP
10 116 (2.36%) CISSP
11 107 (2.18%) Security Cleared
12 99 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
13 96 (1.96%) CCNP
14 83 (1.69%) DV Cleared
15 79 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
16 61 (1.24%) CISM
17 57 (1.16%) MCDST
18 55 (1.12%) CCA
19 54 (1.10%) SC Cleared
20 44 (0.90%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 433 (8.82%) SLA
2 92 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 64 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 32 (0.65%) QA
5 28 (0.57%) COBIT
6 14 (0.29%) DICOM
6 14 (0.29%) HL7
7 10 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.18%) JSP 440
9 8 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.081%) ISAE 3402
11 4 (0.081%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.081%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.081%) ISO27005
12 3 (0.061%) SAS 70
12 3 (0.061%) SSAE 16
13 1 (0.020%) COSHH
13 1 (0.020%) COSO
13 1 (0.020%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1221 (24.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 697 (14.20%) Hyper-V
3 375 (7.64%) XenApp
4 350 (7.13%) vSphere
5 183 (3.73%) XenDesktop
6 136 (2.77%) VMware ESX
7 132 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 113 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
9 111 (2.26%) Terminal Services
10 82 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
11 67 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
12 63 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
13 62 (1.26%) VMware Server
14 56 (1.14%) XenServer
15 44 (0.90%) Xen
16 43 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 42 (0.86%) NFS
18 38 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
19 34 (0.69%) DFS Replication
20 33 (0.67%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 636 (12.96%) SCCM
2 238 (4.85%) SCOM
3 166 (3.38%) Puppet
4 137 (2.79%) WSUS
5 131 (2.67%) Backup Exec
6 79 (1.61%) NetBackup
6 79 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
7 74 (1.51%) Nagios
8 61 (1.24%) Microsoft Clustering
9 58 (1.18%) SCVMM
10 54 (1.10%) Ansible
11 45 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 44 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
13 42 (0.86%) AirWatch
14 36 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
15 33 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 32 (0.65%) Nessus
17 30 (0.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
18 29 (0.59%) FortiGate
18 29 (0.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2647 (53.93%) Microsoft
2 1901 (38.73%) VMware
3 1280 (26.08%) Citrix
4 1131 (23.04%) Cisco
5 458 (9.33%) HP
6 329 (6.70%) Apple
7 254 (5.18%) Oracle
8 252 (5.13%) Dell
9 244 (4.97%) NetApp
10 195 (3.97%) Red Hat
11 178 (3.63%) EMC
12 177 (3.61%) iManage
13 176 (3.59%) Symantec
14 168 (3.42%) Mitel
15 156 (3.18%) CheckPoint
16 146 (2.97%) Veeam
17 130 (2.65%) Bloomberg
18 105 (2.14%) Google
19 98 (2.00%) SolarWinds
20 96 (1.96%) Avaya
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, 33 day
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 23 days annual leave, bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Barking, Essex
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £32500 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Competitive salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 30 minutes ago
London
Boston Hale
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum for initital 12 month FTC
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, career progression
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 10% Pension, 27 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Tech
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus + Training & Development
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 35,000-50,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £27 - 30 per year
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday