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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 34 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2570 2854 3243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.42% 6.37% 6.42%
As % of the System Software category 49.76% 57.41% 62.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2217 2554 2912
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
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
5165 4971 5179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.91% 11.09% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4524 4329 4523
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +3 407 £47,000 +4.44% 59
Croydon -4 37 £24,000 -4.00% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +19 30 £37,500 -6.90% 2
Romford - 29 £25,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +12 27 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Bromley -4 15 £25,500 +10.86% 1
Harrow +11 12 £30,000 +17.64% 1
Docklands, London +7 9 - -
Surbiton +9 8 £50,000 +163.15% 1
Mayfair +6 8 £85,000 +78.94%
Twickenham +19 7 £62,500 +85.18%
Wimbledon -10 7 £40,000 -9.09%
Southwark -1 6 £35,000 +25.00% 1
Feltham -2 6 £17,000 -54.66% 1
Uxbridge -16 6 £37,375 +49.50% 1
Hammersmith +9 5 £32,000 -
Chessington +6 3 £19,000 -20.00%
Brentford +3 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Coulsdon +2 3 £25,000 +8.69%
Barnet +5 2 £32,500 -1.51%
Chiswick +2 2 £44,750 -0.55%
Wembley -4 2 £28,750 +15.00%
Sidcup -11 2 £24,750 -50.99%
Stanmore - 2 £32,500 -
Upminster - 2 £27,000 -
New Malden - 2 £30,000 -
Greenwich - 2 £32,250 -
Southall -1 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Enfield -2 1 £27,000 +28.57%
Westminster -11 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £42,000 -
West Drayton - 1 £22,000 -
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 4282 (83.05%) Windows
2 2706 (52.48%) Microsoft
3 2186 (42.40%) Windows Server
4 1981 (38.42%) VMware
5 1436 (27.85%) MS Exchange
6 1395 (27.06%) Windows 7
7 1383 (26.82%) Citrix
8 1354 (26.26%) MS Excel
9 1304 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 1296 (25.14%) ITIL
11 1277 (24.77%) MS Office
11 1277 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1161 (22.52%) Finance
13 1152 (22.34%) Cisco
14 1080 (20.95%) Windows Server 2012
15 1052 (20.40%) DNS
16 910 (17.65%) Firewall
17 849 (16.47%) Linux
18 843 (16.35%) Office 365
19 816 (15.83%) SQL
20 790 (15.32%) SQL Server
21 783 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification
22 710 (13.77%) DHCP
22 710 (13.77%) PowerShell
23 679 (13.17%) SCCM
24 659 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2010
25 641 (12.43%) Hyper-V
26 624 (12.10%) SAN
27 623 (12.08%) TCP/IP
28 541 (10.49%) MCSE

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 1436 (27.85%) MS Exchange
2 659 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 535 (10.38%) SharePoint
4 420 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 406 (7.87%) Skype for Business
6 394 (7.64%) IIS
7 306 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 227 (4.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 139 (2.70%) Apache
10 105 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
11 92 (1.78%) Tomcat
12 66 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
13 65 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
14 44 (0.85%) JBoss
15 35 (0.68%) IBM Notes
16 33 (0.64%) Confluence
17 32 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
18 25 (0.48%) WebSphere
19 23 (0.45%) WebLogic
20 21 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1354 (26.26%) MS Excel
2 1277 (24.77%) MS Office
3 73 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 43 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 29 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.19%) MS Project
7 5 (0.097%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.097%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.097%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.078%) InDesign
8 4 (0.078%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.039%) PTC Creo
10 2 (0.039%) SketchUp
10 2 (0.039%) Windchill
11 1 (0.019%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.019%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.019%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 64 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.37%) Visualfiles
3 13 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.25%) thinkFolio
4 12 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
4 12 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.21%) Eikon
6 8 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.14%) Northgate Housing
7 7 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 6 (0.12%) Bankmaster
8 6 (0.12%) HFM
8 6 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (0.078%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
10 3 (0.058%) FLEXCUBE
10 3 (0.058%) Hi Portfolio
10 3 (0.058%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 843 (16.35%) Office 365
2 427 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 348 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
4 127 (2.46%) Mimecast
5 91 (1.76%) IaaS
6 75 (1.45%) SaaS
7 73 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
8 61 (1.18%) PaaS
9 40 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 32 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
10 32 (0.62%) OneDrive
11 27 (0.52%) Yammer
12 23 (0.45%) Google Apps
13 18 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
13 18 (0.35%) GitHub
14 16 (0.31%) Amazon S3
15 12 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
16 9 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 9 (0.17%) OpenShift
17 7 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1052 (20.40%) DNS
2 910 (17.65%) Firewall
3 710 (13.77%) DHCP
4 624 (12.10%) SAN
5 623 (12.08%) TCP/IP
6 537 (10.42%) VPN
7 525 (10.18%) LAN
8 517 (10.03%) WAN
9 360 (6.98%) VoIP
10 205 (3.98%) NAS
11 183 (3.55%) VLAN
12 164 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
13 159 (3.08%) Wireless
14 146 (2.83%) Internet
15 122 (2.37%) LDAP
16 121 (2.35%) Skype
17 109 (2.11%) NetScaler
18 94 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
19 92 (1.78%) SSL
20 91 (1.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 790 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 197 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 155 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 127 (2.46%) MySQL
5 98 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 62 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 48 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 47 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (0.70%) GIS
11 35 (0.68%) Relational Database
12 23 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (0.35%) NoSQL
14 17 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (0.23%) DB2
17 12 (0.23%) MS Access
18 11 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
19 9 (0.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 78 (1.51%) Git (software)
2 66 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 56 (1.09%) JIRA
4 42 (0.81%) Visual Studio
5 31 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (0.56%) Subversion
7 22 (0.43%) TeamCity
8 20 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (0.23%) Ant
9 12 (0.23%) GCC
9 12 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (0.23%) Vagrant
10 11 (0.21%) Cucumber
10 11 (0.21%) Jasmine
10 11 (0.21%) JUnit
10 11 (0.21%) MSI
10 11 (0.21%) SpecFlow
11 9 (0.17%) GitLab
11 9 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1161 (22.52%) Finance
2 478 (9.27%) Law
3 361 (7.00%) Legal
4 313 (6.07%) Banking
5 195 (3.78%) Retail
6 171 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 78 (1.51%) Back Office
8 65 (1.26%) Publishing
9 57 (1.11%) Advertising
10 56 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 55 (1.07%) Marketing
12 54 (1.05%) Investment Banking
13 41 (0.80%) Games
14 32 (0.62%) Front Office
15 31 (0.60%) Manufacturing
16 25 (0.48%) French Language
17 21 (0.41%) Local Government
18 19 (0.37%) Electronics
18 19 (0.37%) Spanish Language
19 18 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1412 (27.39%) Analyst
2 734 (14.24%) Support Analyst
3 728 (14.12%) Support Engineer
4 622 (12.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 576 (11.17%) IT Support
6 484 (9.39%) Service Analyst
7 451 (8.75%) Service Desk Analyst
8 412 (7.99%) 2nd Line Support
9 402 (7.80%) Desktop Support
10 401 (7.78%) Administrator
11 361 (7.00%) Windows Engineer
12 340 (6.59%) IT Engineer
13 324 (6.28%) IT Analyst
14 277 (5.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 236 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
16 232 (4.50%) IT Support Analyst
17 226 (4.38%) 1st Line Support
18 222 (4.31%) Service Desk Support
19 219 (4.25%) IT Support Engineer
20 217 (4.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (3.96%) Web Services
2 157 (3.04%) .NET
3 110 (2.13%) HTML
4 78 (1.51%) Middleware
5 60 (1.16%) CSS
6 59 (1.14%) XML
7 54 (1.05%) ASP.NET
8 40 (0.78%) LAMP
9 37 (0.72%) XMPP
10 29 (0.56%) Software Packaging
11 28 (0.54%) jQuery
12 25 (0.48%) 802.1X
12 25 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (0.45%) WCF
15 22 (0.43%) JSON
16 21 (0.41%) HTML5
17 20 (0.39%) Node.js
18 19 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
19 18 (0.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 482 (9.35%) Blackberry
2 394 (7.64%) Data Centre
3 339 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
4 211 (4.09%) iPhone
5 170 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 155 (3.01%) Computer Science
7 148 (2.87%) Clustering
8 141 (2.73%) Hedge funds
9 134 (2.60%) Smartphone
10 128 (2.48%) Replication
11 116 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
12 92 (1.78%) PKI
13 90 (1.75%) iPad
14 74 (1.44%) Fat Client
14 74 (1.44%) Thin Client
15 64 (1.24%) EMC VNX
16 52 (1.01%) Driving Licence
17 48 (0.93%) Private Cloud
18 39 (0.76%) User Experience
19 37 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4282 (83.05%) Windows
2 2186 (42.40%) Windows Server
3 1395 (27.06%) Windows 7
4 1304 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1080 (20.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 849 (16.47%) Linux
7 531 (10.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 492 (9.54%) Windows 8
9 352 (6.83%) Windows XP
10 319 (6.19%) Windows 10
11 271 (5.26%) Unix
12 246 (4.77%) Android
13 208 (4.03%) Mac OS X
14 169 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 123 (2.39%) Apple iOS
16 100 (1.94%) Mac OS
17 82 (1.59%) CentOS
18 72 (1.40%) Solaris
19 70 (1.36%) Windows Vista
20 49 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1296 (25.14%) ITIL
2 359 (6.96%) Service Management
3 263 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 242 (4.69%) Migration
4 242 (4.69%) Project Management
5 209 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
6 198 (3.84%) Service Delivery
7 196 (3.80%) Information Security
8 191 (3.70%) Change Management
9 185 (3.59%) Incident Management
10 156 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
11 148 (2.87%) Asset Management
12 140 (2.72%) Change Control
13 138 (2.68%) Problem Management
14 127 (2.46%) High Availability
15 122 (2.37%) PRINCE2
16 119 (2.31%) Document Management
17 117 (2.27%) Configuration Management
17 117 (2.27%) Presales
18 116 (2.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 816 (15.83%) SQL
2 710 (13.77%) PowerShell
3 132 (2.56%) C#
4 122 (2.37%) Bash Shell
5 121 (2.35%) VBScript
6 114 (2.21%) C
7 110 (2.13%) Java
8 93 (1.80%) Python
9 89 (1.73%) JavaScript
10 83 (1.61%) VB
11 82 (1.59%) Perl
12 59 (1.14%) Shell Script
13 56 (1.09%) PHP
14 55 (1.07%) Ruby
15 52 (1.01%) T-SQL
16 27 (0.52%) VB.NET
17 18 (0.35%) C++
18 16 (0.31%) AWK
19 14 (0.27%) Korn
20 7 (0.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 783 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 541 (10.49%) MCSE
3 443 (8.59%) Degree
4 349 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
5 272 (5.28%) CCNA
6 217 (4.21%) MCSA
7 207 (4.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 187 (3.63%) MCP
9 178 (3.45%) MCITP
10 135 (2.62%) Security Cleared
11 127 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
12 116 (2.25%) CISSP
13 109 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
14 103 (2.00%) CCNP
15 84 (1.63%) DV Cleared
16 79 (1.53%) CCA
17 70 (1.36%) SC Cleared
18 62 (1.20%) MCDST
19 57 (1.11%) CISM
20 48 (0.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 411 (7.97%) SLA
2 96 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (0.83%) QA
4 34 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 30 (0.58%) COBIT
6 18 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.29%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.17%) SAS 70
9 8 (0.16%) JSP 440
10 7 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 5 (0.097%) DICOM
11 5 (0.097%) HL7
11 5 (0.097%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.078%) ISAE 3402
13 3 (0.058%) BS7799
14 1 (0.019%) COSHH
14 1 (0.019%) Disclosure Scotland
14 1 (0.019%) ISO15022
14 1 (0.019%) ISO20022
14 1 (0.019%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1277 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 641 (12.43%) Hyper-V
3 457 (8.86%) XenApp
4 336 (6.52%) vSphere
5 215 (4.17%) XenDesktop
6 165 (3.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 155 (3.01%) VMware ESX
8 139 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
9 112 (2.17%) Terminal Services
10 88 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
11 85 (1.65%) Virtual Servers
12 67 (1.30%) XenServer
13 63 (1.22%) VMware Server
14 62 (1.20%) NFS
15 57 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
15 57 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
16 52 (1.01%) Xen
17 47 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 45 (0.87%) Firmware
19 43 (0.83%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 679 (13.17%) SCCM
2 285 (5.53%) SCOM
3 168 (3.26%) Backup Exec
4 125 (2.42%) Puppet
5 97 (1.88%) WSUS
6 79 (1.53%) Nagios
7 69 (1.34%) Microsoft Clustering
8 63 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
9 61 (1.18%) NetBackup
10 45 (0.87%) Ansible
11 43 (0.83%) SCVMM
12 42 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
12 42 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 39 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 35 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
15 34 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
16 32 (0.62%) AirWatch
16 32 (0.62%) EdgeSight
16 32 (0.62%) SCOrch
17 31 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2706 (52.48%) Microsoft
2 1981 (38.42%) VMware
3 1383 (26.82%) Citrix
4 1152 (22.34%) Cisco
5 496 (9.62%) HP
6 294 (5.70%) Oracle
7 290 (5.62%) NetApp
8 288 (5.59%) Apple
9 236 (4.58%) Dell
10 202 (3.92%) iManage
11 201 (3.90%) Symantec
12 191 (3.70%) Red Hat
13 182 (3.53%) EMC
14 175 (3.39%) Mitel
15 160 (3.10%) Veeam
16 154 (2.99%) CheckPoint
17 145 (2.81%) Bloomberg
18 114 (2.21%) SolarWinds
19 95 (1.84%) Juniper
20 94 (1.82%) Intel Security
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Progression
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £21,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus good benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £4000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + ben
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 Per Annum package, plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000 + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Plus great Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday