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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 48 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2119 2741 3064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.61% 6.21% 6.69%
As % of the System Software category 48.70% 58.84% 60.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1821 2461 2682
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -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 £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +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
4351 4658 5042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.53% 10.55% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3760 4023 4368
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 September 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 September 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 -4 323 £39,750 +6.00% 42
Kingston Upon Thames +13 24 £48,750 +35.29% 1
Wimbledon +5 20 £28,500 -26.45%
Croydon -10 15 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Bromley +4 13 £26,000 +15.55% 2
Surbiton 0 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Canary Wharf 0 10 £57,500 +91.66%
Coulsdon - 10 £23,000 -
Docklands, London +14 9 £55,000 +29.41%
Westminster -6 7 £30,000 +13.20% 1
Brentford +2 6 £42,500 +77.08%
Finchley -2 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Uxbridge -13 5 £32,000 -24.70%
Woodford Green - 5 £28,000 -
Harrow +9 4 £27,500 -29.93% 1
Ealing +19 3 £42,500 -26.08%
Hammersmith +3 3 £43,750 +75.00%
Wembley -3 3 £42,500 +62.21%
Romford -5 3 £26,000 +4.00% 1
West Drayton - 3 £30,000 - 1
Feltham +4 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Mayfair +3 2 £36,000 -31.42%
Southwark -2 2 £26,500 -6.19%
Chessington -7 2 £26,000 -16.12%
Chiswick -14 2 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Hounslow - 2 £32,250 - 1
Southall - 2 £21,000 -
Clapham - 2 £32,200 -
Bexleyheath - 2 £22,500 -
Twickenham +4 1 £38,432 +50.71% 1
Paddington +4 1 £43,500 +8.75%
Enfield -4 1 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Barnet -6 1 £32,500 -16.66% 1
Beckenham -6 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Bexley - 1 £40,000 -
Hayes - 1 £27,500 -
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 3877 (83.18%) Windows
2 2526 (54.19%) Microsoft
3 1986 (42.61%) Windows Server
4 1793 (38.47%) VMware
5 1367 (29.33%) MS Exchange
6 1335 (28.64%) Windows 7
7 1249 (26.80%) ITIL
8 1203 (25.81%) Citrix
9 1199 (25.72%) MS Office
10 1190 (25.53%) MS Excel
11 1157 (24.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1100 (23.60%) Windows Server 2008
13 1059 (22.72%) Cisco
14 1034 (22.18%) Finance
15 985 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 946 (20.30%) DNS
17 860 (18.45%) Office 365
18 835 (17.91%) Firewall
19 740 (15.88%) SQL Server
20 728 (15.62%) SQL
21 722 (15.49%) Linux
22 671 (14.40%) Hyper-V
23 668 (14.33%) PowerShell
24 651 (13.97%) DHCP
24 651 (13.97%) SCCM
25 643 (13.80%) Microsoft Certification
26 619 (13.28%) SAN
27 607 (13.02%) TCP/IP
28 577 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
29 498 (10.68%) 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 1367 (29.33%) MS Exchange
2 577 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 479 (10.28%) SharePoint
4 422 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 352 (7.55%) IIS
6 345 (7.40%) Skype for Business
7 251 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 204 (4.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 143 (3.07%) Apache
10 108 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2003
11 103 (2.21%) Tomcat
12 62 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
13 51 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
14 49 (1.05%) JBoss
15 38 (0.82%) IBM Notes
16 28 (0.60%) Confluence
17 19 (0.41%) CMS
18 16 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
18 16 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
19 14 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1199 (25.72%) MS Office
2 1190 (25.53%) MS Excel
3 47 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 45 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.21%) MS Project
7 6 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.11%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.086%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.086%) Final Cut Pro
9 4 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.043%) PTC Creo
10 2 (0.043%) SketchUp
10 2 (0.043%) Windchill
11 1 (0.021%) InCopy
11 1 (0.021%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.021%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 54 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.45%) Eikon
3 9 (0.19%) thinkFolio
4 8 (0.17%) Visualfiles
5 6 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.086%) HiPortfolio
6 4 (0.086%) Northgate Housing
6 4 (0.086%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.086%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.064%) Misys Opics
7 3 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.064%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.043%) Bankmaster
8 2 (0.043%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.043%) FLEXCUBE
8 2 (0.043%) HFM
8 2 (0.043%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.043%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 860 (18.45%) Office 365
2 487 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 330 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
4 97 (2.08%) Mimecast
5 95 (2.04%) IaaS
6 90 (1.93%) SaaS
7 87 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
8 47 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 46 (0.99%) PaaS
10 28 (0.60%) OneDrive
11 25 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
12 24 (0.51%) Google Apps
13 21 (0.45%) Amazon S3
14 19 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
15 16 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 15 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 7 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
18 7 (0.15%) Google Drive
19 6 (0.13%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 946 (20.30%) DNS
2 835 (17.91%) Firewall
3 651 (13.97%) DHCP
4 619 (13.28%) SAN
5 607 (13.02%) TCP/IP
6 498 (10.68%) WAN
7 494 (10.60%) LAN
8 456 (9.78%) VPN
9 365 (7.83%) VoIP
10 170 (3.65%) Wireless
11 166 (3.56%) VLAN
12 159 (3.41%) NAS
13 148 (3.18%) Skype
14 142 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
15 140 (3.00%) Internet
16 125 (2.68%) LDAP
17 120 (2.57%) Network Security
18 87 (1.87%) SSL
19 84 (1.80%) iSCSI
20 81 (1.74%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 740 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 143 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 127 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 75 (1.61%) MySQL
5 48 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 47 (1.01%) Oracle Database
7 46 (0.99%) GIS
8 42 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 37 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
9 37 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
11 22 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (0.30%) Relational Database
15 9 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (0.19%) Data Mining
16 7 (0.15%) Big Data
16 7 (0.15%) MongoDB
16 7 (0.15%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 65 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 60 (1.29%) JIRA
3 49 (1.05%) Jenkins
3 49 (1.05%) Visual Studio
4 37 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
6 33 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 31 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (0.30%) MSI
9 13 (0.28%) Subversion
10 8 (0.17%) Ant
10 8 (0.17%) GCC
10 8 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (0.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 6 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.11%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.11%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.086%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.086%) SpecFlow
14 3 (0.064%) Mercurial
General
1 1034 (22.18%) Finance
2 393 (8.43%) Law
3 356 (7.64%) Legal
4 294 (6.31%) Banking
5 181 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 137 (2.94%) Retail
7 81 (1.74%) Back Office
8 73 (1.57%) Advertising
9 71 (1.52%) Marketing
10 59 (1.27%) Publishing
11 43 (0.92%) Games
12 41 (0.88%) Financial Institution
13 34 (0.73%) French Language
13 34 (0.73%) Investment Banking
14 22 (0.47%) Billing
15 21 (0.45%) German Language
16 20 (0.43%) Spanish Language
17 17 (0.36%) Front Office
18 15 (0.32%) Manufacturing
19 13 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1320 (28.32%) Analyst
2 709 (15.21%) Support Engineer
3 668 (14.33%) Support Analyst
4 540 (11.59%) IT Support
5 498 (10.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 482 (10.34%) Service Analyst
7 444 (9.53%) Service Desk Analyst
8 415 (8.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 354 (7.59%) Administrator
10 336 (7.21%) Desktop Support
11 315 (6.76%) Windows Engineer
12 310 (6.65%) IT Analyst
13 288 (6.18%) IT Engineer
14 244 (5.23%) Systems Administrator
15 234 (5.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 229 (4.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 229 (4.91%) IT Support Analyst
17 217 (4.66%) 1st Line Support
18 212 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
19 209 (4.48%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (4.01%) Web Services
2 136 (2.92%) .NET
3 87 (1.87%) HTML
4 64 (1.37%) ASP.NET
5 48 (1.03%) CSS
6 46 (0.99%) XML
7 45 (0.97%) Middleware
8 34 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (0.69%) Software Packaging
10 29 (0.62%) WCF
11 28 (0.60%) XMPP
12 25 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (0.54%) SOAP
13 23 (0.49%) LAMP
13 23 (0.49%) X-Windows
14 18 (0.39%) 802.1X
14 18 (0.39%) jQuery
14 18 (0.39%) SAML
15 14 (0.30%) AngularJS
15 14 (0.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 371 (7.96%) Data Centre
2 357 (7.66%) Blackberry
3 260 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
4 188 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 185 (3.97%) iPhone
6 179 (3.84%) Computer Science
7 128 (2.75%) Hedge funds
8 112 (2.40%) Clustering
9 109 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
10 106 (2.27%) Smartphone
11 93 (2.00%) iPad
12 84 (1.80%) Replication
13 78 (1.67%) PKI
14 62 (1.33%) Fat Client
14 62 (1.33%) Thin Client
15 60 (1.29%) Client/Server
16 58 (1.24%) User Experience
17 54 (1.16%) Private Cloud
18 41 (0.88%) Public Cloud
19 40 (0.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3877 (83.18%) Windows
2 1986 (42.61%) Windows Server
3 1335 (28.64%) Windows 7
4 1100 (23.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 985 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 722 (15.49%) Linux
7 452 (9.70%) Windows 8
8 418 (8.97%) Windows 10
9 391 (8.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 260 (5.58%) Mac OS X
11 249 (5.34%) Windows XP
12 198 (4.25%) Android
13 176 (3.78%) Unix
14 146 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 128 (2.75%) Apple iOS
16 101 (2.17%) Mac OS
17 61 (1.31%) Solaris
18 56 (1.20%) CentOS
19 52 (1.12%) Windows Vista
20 47 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1249 (26.80%) ITIL
2 323 (6.93%) Service Management
3 246 (5.28%) Migration
4 233 (5.00%) Project Management
5 219 (4.70%) Information Security
6 213 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 197 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
8 181 (3.88%) Service Delivery
9 173 (3.71%) Incident Management
10 157 (3.37%) Configuration Management
11 142 (3.05%) Asset Management
12 136 (2.92%) Problem Management
13 129 (2.77%) DevOps
14 126 (2.70%) Document Management
15 121 (2.60%) Mentoring
16 120 (2.57%) PRINCE2
17 119 (2.55%) Change Control
18 116 (2.49%) Change Management
19 115 (2.47%) Cybersecurity
20 114 (2.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 728 (15.62%) SQL
2 668 (14.33%) PowerShell
3 114 (2.45%) C
4 111 (2.38%) C#
5 104 (2.23%) VBScript
6 103 (2.21%) Java
7 100 (2.15%) JavaScript
8 76 (1.63%) Bash Shell
9 70 (1.50%) Python
10 62 (1.33%) VB
11 60 (1.29%) Perl
12 53 (1.14%) Ruby
13 52 (1.12%) T-SQL
14 24 (0.51%) PHP
14 24 (0.51%) Shell Script
15 18 (0.39%) VB.NET
16 12 (0.26%) C++
17 9 (0.19%) VBA
18 4 (0.086%) AWK
18 4 (0.086%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 643 (13.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 475 (10.19%) MCSE
3 451 (9.68%) Degree
4 345 (7.40%) Cisco Certification
5 300 (6.44%) CCNA
6 186 (3.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 180 (3.86%) MCP
8 175 (3.75%) MCSA
9 160 (3.43%) MCITP
10 123 (2.64%) CISSP
11 104 (2.23%) Security Cleared
12 98 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
13 89 (1.91%) CCNP
14 80 (1.72%) DV Cleared
15 70 (1.50%) CISM
16 67 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
17 49 (1.05%) SC Cleared
18 48 (1.03%) MCDST
19 47 (1.01%) MCTS
20 46 (0.99%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 409 (8.77%) SLA
2 99 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 54 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 32 (0.69%) QA
5 31 (0.67%) COBIT
6 20 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.30%) DICOM
7 14 (0.30%) HL7
8 11 (0.24%) JSP 440
9 9 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.19%) ISO27005
10 7 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.086%) ISAE 3402
11 4 (0.086%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.086%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.064%) SSAE 16
13 1 (0.021%) COSHH
13 1 (0.021%) COSO
13 1 (0.021%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.021%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1157 (24.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 671 (14.40%) Hyper-V
3 342 (7.34%) XenApp
4 313 (6.72%) vSphere
5 157 (3.37%) XenDesktop
6 119 (2.55%) VMware ESX
7 106 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 98 (2.10%) Terminal Services
9 90 (1.93%) VMware ESXi
10 70 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
11 63 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
12 60 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
13 59 (1.27%) VMware Server
14 39 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
15 36 (0.77%) NFS
15 36 (0.77%) XenServer
16 34 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 32 (0.69%) Xen
18 27 (0.58%) DFS Replication
19 25 (0.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 651 (13.97%) SCCM
2 233 (5.00%) SCOM
3 158 (3.39%) Puppet
4 139 (2.98%) WSUS
5 112 (2.40%) Backup Exec
6 79 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
7 77 (1.65%) NetBackup
8 68 (1.46%) Nagios
9 57 (1.22%) SCVMM
10 54 (1.16%) Ansible
11 53 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
12 46 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 45 (0.97%) AirWatch
14 38 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
15 35 (0.75%) FortiGate
15 35 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
16 30 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 30 (0.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 29 (0.62%) Casper Suite
17 29 (0.62%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2526 (54.19%) Microsoft
2 1793 (38.47%) VMware
3 1203 (25.81%) Citrix
4 1059 (22.72%) Cisco
5 422 (9.05%) HP
6 317 (6.80%) Apple
7 227 (4.87%) Dell
8 216 (4.63%) Oracle
9 212 (4.55%) NetApp
10 177 (3.80%) Red Hat
11 167 (3.58%) iManage
12 161 (3.45%) EMC
13 154 (3.30%) Symantec
14 153 (3.28%) Mitel
15 141 (3.03%) Veeam
16 138 (2.96%) CheckPoint
17 130 (2.79%) Bloomberg
18 97 (2.08%) Google
19 94 (2.02%) Reuters
20 93 (2.00%) Intel Security
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £38K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bristow Holland
Salary: £24k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £38K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Beckenham, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £29000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Morden, Surrey
Brookes Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago