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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2581 3077 3228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.39% 7.07% 6.62%
As % of the System Software category 51.38% 60.39% 65.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2221 2745 2899
Median salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £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
5023 5095 4954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.43% 11.71% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4396 4442 4352
Median salary £51,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -8 400 £43,750 -5.91% 72
Kingston Upon Thames +27 33 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Croydon -4 31 £24,000 -5.88% 3
Canary Wharf +7 26 £30,000 -53.84%
Romford - 18 £25,000 - 2
Bromley +1 14 £25,250 +1.00% 1
Mayfair +5 11 £85,000 +314.63%
Uxbridge -14 11 £41,500 +72.91% 1
Docklands, London +13 10 - -
Harrow +12 9 £30,000 +17.64% 2
Coulsdon +2 9 £25,000 +8.69%
Surbiton - 9 £47,500 - 1
Hammersmith +9 6 £37,750 +17.96%
Feltham 0 6 £17,000 -56.41% 1
Sidcup -6 6 £28,000 -38.12%
Wimbledon -21 6 - -
Twickenham +19 5 £62,500 +85.18%
Stanmore - 4 £32,500 - 1
Greenwich - 4 £31,500 -
Brentford +4 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Chessington +3 3 £19,000 -20.83%
Southwark +1 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Chiswick 0 3 £32,000 -28.88%
Enfield -2 3 £27,000 +28.57%
New Malden - 3 £37,500 -
Wembley -3 2 £26,250 +5.00%
Greenford -5 2 £38,000 +25.61%
Northwood - 2 £26,000 -
Hounslow +1 1 £26,000 -13.33%
Southall -1 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Westminster -9 1 £24,500 -
Upminster - 1 £27,500 - 1
West Drayton - 1 £22,000 -
Ruislip - 1 £38,000 -
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 4339 (83.72%) Windows
2 2704 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 2229 (43.01%) Windows Server
4 1983 (38.26%) VMware
5 1432 (27.63%) MS Exchange
6 1406 (27.13%) Windows 7
7 1382 (26.66%) Citrix
8 1377 (26.57%) MS Excel
9 1367 (26.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 1303 (25.14%) ITIL
11 1276 (24.62%) MS Office
12 1275 (24.60%) VMware Infrastructure
13 1134 (21.88%) Finance
14 1125 (21.71%) Cisco
15 1077 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 1064 (20.53%) DNS
17 905 (17.46%) Firewall
18 851 (16.42%) Linux
19 810 (15.63%) SQL
20 803 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
21 779 (15.03%) Office 365
22 758 (14.62%) SQL Server
23 732 (14.12%) DHCP
24 676 (13.04%) SCCM
25 673 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2010
25 673 (12.98%) PowerShell
26 657 (12.68%) TCP/IP
27 633 (12.21%) Hyper-V
28 627 (12.10%) SAN
29 569 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003

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 1432 (27.63%) MS Exchange
2 673 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 522 (10.07%) SharePoint
4 412 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 410 (7.91%) Skype for Business
6 396 (7.64%) IIS
7 314 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 231 (4.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 128 (2.47%) Apache
10 108 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
11 90 (1.74%) Tomcat
12 62 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
13 59 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
14 41 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
15 39 (0.75%) JBoss
16 32 (0.62%) Confluence
17 30 (0.58%) IBM Notes
18 27 (0.52%) WebSphere
19 24 (0.46%) Node.js
19 24 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1377 (26.57%) MS Excel
2 1276 (24.62%) MS Office
3 68 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 41 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 27 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.17%) MS Project
7 7 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 6 (0.12%) AutoCAD
9 5 (0.096%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.077%) InDesign
11 3 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.058%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.039%) SketchUp
13 1 (0.019%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.019%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 65 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (0.37%) Visualfiles
4 14 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 14 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
4 14 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 10 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.15%) Eikon
6 8 (0.15%) thinkFolio
7 7 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.12%) Bankmaster
8 6 (0.12%) HFM
8 6 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
8 6 (0.12%) SAP CRM
9 5 (0.096%) Northgate Housing
9 5 (0.096%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.077%) Unit4 Business World
11 3 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.058%) Temenos T24
12 2 (0.039%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 779 (15.03%) Office 365
2 366 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 324 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 127 (2.45%) Mimecast
5 90 (1.74%) IaaS
6 64 (1.23%) SaaS
7 58 (1.12%) PaaS
8 49 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
9 45 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 33 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
11 30 (0.58%) Yammer
12 25 (0.48%) Google Apps
12 25 (0.48%) OneDrive
13 18 (0.35%) GitHub
14 15 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (0.29%) Amazon S3
15 10 (0.19%) OpenShift
16 8 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
17 7 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
18 6 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1064 (20.53%) DNS
2 905 (17.46%) Firewall
3 732 (14.12%) DHCP
4 657 (12.68%) TCP/IP
5 627 (12.10%) SAN
6 547 (10.55%) VPN
7 536 (10.34%) LAN
8 532 (10.26%) WAN
9 347 (6.69%) VoIP
10 208 (4.01%) NAS
11 175 (3.38%) VLAN
12 169 (3.26%) Internet
13 163 (3.14%) Wireless
14 146 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
15 132 (2.55%) LDAP
16 106 (2.05%) NetScaler
17 105 (2.03%) Skype
18 96 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
19 90 (1.74%) Network Security
19 90 (1.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 758 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 197 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 153 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 136 (2.62%) MySQL
5 103 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 57 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 57 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 44 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 44 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (0.64%) GIS
8 33 (0.64%) Relational Database
9 22 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (0.35%) NoSQL
11 17 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
13 12 (0.23%) DB2
14 11 (0.21%) IDOL
14 11 (0.21%) MS Access
15 10 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 77 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 57 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 50 (0.96%) JIRA
4 42 (0.81%) Visual Studio
5 33 (0.64%) Subversion
6 25 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (0.37%) SpecFlow
8 16 (0.31%) TeamCity
9 15 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (0.23%) Ant
10 12 (0.23%) GCC
10 12 (0.23%) MSI
10 12 (0.23%) ProC
10 12 (0.23%) Vagrant
11 11 (0.21%) Cucumber
11 11 (0.21%) GitLab
11 11 (0.21%) Jasmine
11 11 (0.21%) JUnit
12 9 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (0.15%) NUnit
General
1 1134 (21.88%) Finance
2 470 (9.07%) Law
3 345 (6.66%) Legal
4 319 (6.15%) Banking
5 200 (3.86%) Retail
6 186 (3.59%) Telecoms
7 85 (1.64%) Back Office
8 65 (1.25%) Investment Banking
9 64 (1.23%) Financial Institution
9 64 (1.23%) Marketing
10 63 (1.22%) Advertising
11 59 (1.14%) Publishing
12 41 (0.79%) Manufacturing
13 39 (0.75%) Games
14 30 (0.58%) Electronics
14 30 (0.58%) Front Office
15 24 (0.46%) French Language
16 21 (0.41%) Local Government
17 20 (0.39%) Spanish Language
18 16 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1388 (26.78%) Analyst
2 749 (14.45%) Support Engineer
3 699 (13.49%) Support Analyst
4 616 (11.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 570 (11.00%) IT Support
6 490 (9.45%) Service Analyst
7 457 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 429 (8.28%) 2nd Line Support
9 416 (8.03%) Desktop Support
10 401 (7.74%) Administrator
11 369 (7.12%) Windows Engineer
12 359 (6.93%) IT Engineer
13 308 (5.94%) IT Analyst
14 299 (5.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 239 (4.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 235 (4.53%) Service Desk Support
17 224 (4.32%) IT Support Engineer
17 224 (4.32%) Systems Administrator
18 223 (4.30%) Server Engineer
19 217 (4.19%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (3.72%) Web Services
2 162 (3.13%) .NET
3 104 (2.01%) HTML
4 77 (1.49%) Middleware
5 57 (1.10%) CSS
6 56 (1.08%) XML
7 50 (0.96%) ASP.NET
8 44 (0.85%) LAMP
9 39 (0.75%) Software Packaging
10 35 (0.68%) XMPP
11 28 (0.54%) 802.1X
12 25 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (0.48%) COM
13 22 (0.42%) SOAP
14 21 (0.41%) jQuery
15 20 (0.39%) JSON
16 19 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
16 19 (0.37%) WCF
17 17 (0.33%) HTML5
17 17 (0.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 515 (9.94%) Blackberry
2 401 (7.74%) Data Centre
3 337 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 209 (4.03%) iPhone
5 176 (3.40%) Clustering
6 170 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 162 (3.13%) Hedge funds
8 154 (2.97%) Computer Science
9 140 (2.70%) Replication
10 139 (2.68%) Smartphone
11 130 (2.51%) Video Conferencing
12 84 (1.62%) iPad
13 83 (1.60%) PKI
14 73 (1.41%) Fat Client
14 73 (1.41%) Thin Client
15 61 (1.18%) EMC VNX
16 53 (1.02%) Driving Licence
17 44 (0.85%) Visualisation
18 43 (0.83%) Private Cloud
19 37 (0.71%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4339 (83.72%) Windows
2 2229 (43.01%) Windows Server
3 1406 (27.13%) Windows 7
4 1367 (26.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1077 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 851 (16.42%) Linux
7 569 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 496 (9.57%) Windows 8
9 365 (7.04%) Windows XP
10 291 (5.61%) Unix
11 277 (5.34%) Windows 10
12 272 (5.25%) Android
13 206 (3.97%) Mac OS X
14 147 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 131 (2.53%) Apple iOS
16 101 (1.95%) Mac OS
17 80 (1.54%) CentOS
18 67 (1.29%) Windows Vista
19 62 (1.20%) Solaris
20 42 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1303 (25.14%) ITIL
2 329 (6.35%) Service Management
3 270 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 222 (4.28%) Migration
5 220 (4.24%) Project Management
6 200 (3.86%) Agile Software Development
7 198 (3.82%) Information Security
8 197 (3.80%) Service Delivery
9 190 (3.67%) Change Management
10 175 (3.38%) Incident Management
11 154 (2.97%) Kalman Filter
12 148 (2.86%) Problem Management
13 137 (2.64%) High Availability
14 132 (2.55%) Asset Management
15 129 (2.49%) Change Control
16 127 (2.45%) CRM
17 125 (2.41%) Mentoring
18 113 (2.18%) Time Management
19 111 (2.14%) Patch Management
20 110 (2.12%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 810 (15.63%) SQL
2 673 (12.98%) PowerShell
3 135 (2.60%) Bash Shell
4 131 (2.53%) C#
5 130 (2.51%) C
6 112 (2.16%) Python
7 107 (2.06%) VBScript
8 106 (2.05%) Java
9 100 (1.93%) Perl
10 81 (1.56%) VB
11 69 (1.33%) JavaScript
11 69 (1.33%) Shell Script
12 59 (1.14%) PHP
13 49 (0.95%) T-SQL
14 48 (0.93%) Ruby
15 29 (0.56%) VB.NET
16 22 (0.42%) C++
17 20 (0.39%) AWK
18 17 (0.33%) Korn
19 9 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 803 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 548 (10.57%) MCSE
3 467 (9.01%) Degree
4 348 (6.71%) Cisco Certification
5 269 (5.19%) CCNA
6 240 (4.63%) MCSA
7 200 (3.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 188 (3.63%) MCITP
9 187 (3.61%) MCP
10 147 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
11 143 (2.76%) Security Cleared
12 116 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
13 114 (2.20%) CISSP
14 99 (1.91%) CCNP
15 88 (1.70%) DV Cleared
16 76 (1.47%) CCA
17 70 (1.35%) SC Cleared
18 67 (1.29%) MCDST
19 64 (1.23%) MCTS
20 55 (1.06%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 402 (7.76%) SLA
2 111 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (0.96%) QA
4 46 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 34 (0.66%) COBIT
6 20 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 20 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.19%) JSP 440
8 9 (0.17%) SAS 70
9 6 (0.12%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.077%) HL7
10 4 (0.077%) ISAE 3402
11 3 (0.058%) BS7799
11 3 (0.058%) DICOM
11 3 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.039%) ISO15022
12 2 (0.039%) ISO20022
13 1 (0.019%) COSHH
13 1 (0.019%) Disclosure Scotland
13 1 (0.019%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1275 (24.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 633 (12.21%) Hyper-V
3 474 (9.15%) XenApp
4 332 (6.41%) vSphere
5 195 (3.76%) XenDesktop
6 153 (2.95%) VMware ESX
7 152 (2.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 151 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
9 116 (2.24%) Terminal Services
10 72 (1.39%) NFS
11 64 (1.23%) XenServer
12 62 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
13 59 (1.14%) Xen
14 57 (1.10%) VMware Server
15 47 (0.91%) Firmware
15 47 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 46 (0.89%) DFS Replication
17 35 (0.68%) vCloud
18 30 (0.58%) Docker
19 28 (0.54%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 676 (13.04%) SCCM
2 305 (5.88%) SCOM
3 173 (3.34%) Backup Exec
4 109 (2.10%) Puppet
5 90 (1.74%) WSUS
6 84 (1.62%) Nagios
7 61 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
8 49 (0.95%) NetBackup
9 42 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
10 40 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 37 (0.71%) Ansible
11 37 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 37 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 36 (0.69%) SCOrch
13 35 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
14 33 (0.64%) SCVMM
15 29 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
15 29 (0.56%) EdgeSight
16 26 (0.50%) Nessus
17 25 (0.48%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2704 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 1983 (38.26%) VMware
3 1382 (26.66%) Citrix
4 1125 (21.71%) Cisco
5 499 (9.63%) HP
6 313 (6.04%) NetApp
7 282 (5.44%) Oracle
8 278 (5.36%) Apple
9 239 (4.61%) Dell
10 201 (3.88%) Symantec
11 194 (3.74%) iManage
12 178 (3.43%) EMC
13 176 (3.40%) Red Hat
14 163 (3.14%) Mitel
15 155 (2.99%) Bloomberg
16 154 (2.97%) Veeam
17 143 (2.76%) CheckPoint
18 135 (2.60%) SolarWinds
19 91 (1.76%) Juniper
20 90 (1.74%) Avaya
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + top benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
UCL
Salary: From £33,686 to £40,716 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + strong benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £10 - £13 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-50,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
North London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday