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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
England / London
Rank 45 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1894 2565 3416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.65% 6.32% 8.12%
As % of the System Software category 46.13% 54.19% 63.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 2221 2968
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

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
4106 4733 5417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.26% 11.66% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3485 4097 4690
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -4 294 £47,500 +5.55% 53
Croydon -10 16 £23,500 -12.96% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +5 12 £35,000 -6.66% 6
West End of London +3 12 £49,750 +24.37% 3
Hammersmith -5 9 £29,500 -23.37% 4
Dagenham - 9 £40,000 - 1
Canary Wharf -17 8 £25,000 -10.71%
Chessington +11 6 £22,000 -54.87% 1
Brentford +2 6 £25,500 -46.31% 1
Westminster -2 5 £47,500 +20.25%
Bromley -16 5 £37,500 +23.69%
Chiswick -17 5 £26,000 -48.00% 2
Upminster - 5 £21,500 - 1
Wimbledon +4 4 £34,750 +51.08% 1
Twickenham +2 4 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Mayfair -1 4 £50,000 +33.33%
Ealing +14 3 £33,523 -50.33% 1
Uxbridge -10 3 £43,000 +68.62%
Moorgate -1 2 £41,750 -7.22% 1
Docklands, London -5 2 £25,000 -29.07%
Hounslow -8 2 £37,500 -28.57%
Clapham - 2 £30,000 -
Barnet - 2 £31,582 -
Feltham - 2 £62,500 -
Rainham 0 1 £27,500 -
Surbiton -3 1 £46,000 -45.88%
Southwark -5 1 £27,500 -14.06%
Heathrow -5 1 £34,000 -
Barking - 1 £23,000 -
Bexley - 1 £45,000 -
Ilford - 1 £25,000 -
West Drayton - 1 - -
Hendon - 1 £21,000 -
Hackney - 1 £30,000 -
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 3254 (84.37%) Windows
2 2034 (52.74%) Microsoft
3 1699 (44.05%) Windows Server
4 1531 (39.69%) VMware
5 1020 (26.45%) Citrix
6 1015 (26.32%) MS Exchange
7 986 (25.56%) Windows 7
8 953 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 941 (24.40%) ITIL
10 929 (24.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 927 (24.03%) MS Excel
12 894 (23.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 887 (23.00%) MS Office
14 883 (22.89%) Finance
15 801 (20.77%) Office 365
16 733 (19.00%) DNS
17 729 (18.90%) Cisco
18 676 (17.53%) Firewall
19 664 (17.22%) PowerShell
20 642 (16.65%) Linux
21 636 (16.49%) SQL Server
22 594 (15.40%) SCCM
23 582 (15.09%) DHCP
24 559 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
25 536 (13.90%) SQL
26 534 (13.84%) TCP/IP
27 493 (12.78%) Hyper-V
28 492 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
29 444 (11.51%) Exchange Server 2010
30 442 (11.46%) Windows 10

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 1015 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 444 (11.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 365 (9.46%) SharePoint
4 344 (8.92%) Skype for Business
5 340 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 329 (8.53%) IIS
7 138 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 108 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 98 (2.54%) Apache
10 91 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 74 (1.92%) Tomcat
12 71 (1.84%) SharePoint 2013
13 52 (1.35%) Confluence
14 38 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
15 33 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
16 29 (0.75%) JBoss
17 24 (0.62%) OpenStack
18 23 (0.60%) IBM Notes
19 18 (0.47%) nginx
20 17 (0.44%) Site Server
Applications
1 927 (24.03%) MS Excel
2 887 (23.00%) MS Office
3 66 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 62 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.73%) MS Project
6 25 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 15 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.21%) Final Cut Pro
9 5 (0.13%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.078%) Mozilla Thunderbird
11 2 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.052%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.026%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.026%) Revit
Business Applications
1 34 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.31%) Eikon
4 10 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.23%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 7 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.18%) SAP HR
7 6 (0.16%) Sage CRM
8 4 (0.10%) JDE OneWorld
8 4 (0.10%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.052%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.052%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.052%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.052%) thinkFolio
10 1 (0.026%) Bankmaster
10 1 (0.026%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.026%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 801 (20.77%) Office 365
2 492 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 326 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
4 82 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 76 (1.97%) IaaS
6 73 (1.89%) Mimecast
7 61 (1.58%) SaaS
8 54 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
9 47 (1.22%) G Suite
10 45 (1.17%) PaaS
11 38 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
12 35 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 31 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
14 27 (0.70%) Amazon S3
15 24 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
16 23 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 12 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 10 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
19 8 (0.21%) OneDrive
19 8 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 733 (19.00%) DNS
2 676 (17.53%) Firewall
3 582 (15.09%) DHCP
4 534 (13.84%) TCP/IP
5 405 (10.50%) SAN
6 390 (10.11%) LAN
7 362 (9.39%) WAN
8 353 (9.15%) VPN
9 201 (5.21%) Skype
10 197 (5.11%) VoIP
11 170 (4.41%) Internet
12 126 (3.27%) LDAP
13 121 (3.14%) VLAN
14 114 (2.96%) Wireless
15 99 (2.57%) Network Security
16 96 (2.49%) NAS
17 91 (2.36%) iSCSI
18 77 (2.00%) NetScaler
19 75 (1.94%) IP Telephony
20 73 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 636 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 109 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 48 (1.24%) Oracle Database
5 43 (1.11%) MySQL
6 41 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 34 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 30 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
9 28 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
10 27 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (0.67%) GIS
12 21 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (0.52%) Big Data
14 17 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
15 13 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
16 11 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
17 10 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 84 (2.18%) JIRA
2 54 (1.40%) Git (software)
3 49 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 45 (1.17%) MSI
5 40 (1.04%) TeamCity
6 36 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
7 30 (0.78%) Visual Studio
8 24 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (0.36%) Eclipse
10 9 (0.23%) ClearCase
10 9 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (0.18%) Hudson
12 6 (0.16%) MorphX
12 6 (0.16%) Subversion
13 4 (0.10%) JUnit
13 4 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.078%) InstallShield
14 3 (0.078%) Maven
14 3 (0.078%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.078%) NUnit
General
1 883 (22.89%) Finance
2 330 (8.56%) Banking
3 225 (5.83%) Law
4 223 (5.78%) Legal
5 146 (3.79%) Telecoms
6 118 (3.06%) Retail
7 68 (1.76%) Back Office
8 64 (1.66%) Marketing
9 48 (1.24%) Advertising
10 41 (1.06%) Investment Banking
11 34 (0.88%) Publishing
12 30 (0.78%) Financial Institution
13 29 (0.75%) Games
14 24 (0.62%) Manufacturing
15 17 (0.44%) Front Office
16 13 (0.34%) Electronics
17 11 (0.29%) Billing
17 11 (0.29%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.21%) French Language
18 8 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 981 (25.43%) Analyst
2 562 (14.57%) Support Engineer
3 468 (12.13%) Support Analyst
4 421 (10.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 417 (10.81%) IT Support
6 362 (9.39%) 2nd Line Support
7 338 (8.76%) Service Analyst
8 311 (8.06%) Service Desk Analyst
9 298 (7.73%) Administrator
10 285 (7.39%) Desktop Support
11 275 (7.13%) Windows Engineer
12 240 (6.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 236 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
14 226 (5.86%) IT Engineer
15 214 (5.55%) IT Analyst
16 212 (5.50%) 3rd Line Support
17 178 (4.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 176 (4.56%) Systems Engineer
19 171 (4.43%) Desktop Engineer
20 167 (4.33%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (2.75%) Web Services
2 96 (2.49%) .NET
3 66 (1.71%) XML
4 64 (1.66%) Software Packaging
5 43 (1.11%) HTML
6 35 (0.91%) Middleware
7 27 (0.70%) SAML
8 26 (0.67%) SailPoint
9 21 (0.54%) JSON
10 20 (0.52%) CSS
11 17 (0.44%) ASP.NET
12 15 (0.39%) 802.1X
13 14 (0.36%) J2EE
14 13 (0.34%) LAMP
15 11 (0.29%) jQuery
15 11 (0.29%) SOAP
15 11 (0.29%) XACML
16 10 (0.26%) JSF
16 10 (0.26%) RESTful
17 9 (0.23%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 308 (7.99%) Data Centre
2 199 (5.16%) Blackberry
3 194 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 142 (3.68%) Hedge funds
4 142 (3.68%) Management Information System
5 132 (3.42%) PKI
6 129 (3.34%) Clustering
7 128 (3.32%) Computer Science
8 105 (2.72%) iPhone
9 74 (1.92%) Smartphone
10 69 (1.79%) Driving Licence
11 68 (1.76%) Fat Client
11 68 (1.76%) Thin Client
12 67 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
13 63 (1.63%) iPad
13 63 (1.63%) User Experience
14 44 (1.14%) Client/Server
15 38 (0.99%) Replication
16 36 (0.93%) EMC VNX
17 34 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3254 (84.37%) Windows
2 1699 (44.05%) Windows Server
3 986 (25.56%) Windows 7
4 953 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 929 (24.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 642 (16.65%) Linux
7 442 (11.46%) Windows 10
8 290 (7.52%) Windows 8
9 288 (7.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 271 (7.03%) Mac OS X
11 183 (4.74%) Windows XP
12 129 (3.34%) Unix
13 126 (3.27%) Android
14 116 (3.01%) Apple iOS
15 110 (2.85%) Mac OS
16 102 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 59 (1.53%) Ubuntu
18 38 (0.99%) CentOS
18 38 (0.99%) Solaris
19 25 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 941 (24.40%) ITIL
2 213 (5.52%) Migration
3 205 (5.32%) Service Management
4 173 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
5 169 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 167 (4.33%) Project Management
7 160 (4.15%) Information Security
8 150 (3.89%) Service Delivery
9 132 (3.42%) DevOps
10 120 (3.11%) High Availability
11 110 (2.85%) Business Intelligence
11 110 (2.85%) Problem Management
12 103 (2.67%) Configuration Management
13 100 (2.59%) Asset Management
14 97 (2.51%) SIEM
15 95 (2.46%) Mentoring
16 92 (2.39%) Workflow
17 91 (2.36%) Continuous Improvement
18 90 (2.33%) CRM
18 90 (2.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 664 (17.22%) PowerShell
2 536 (13.90%) SQL
3 105 (2.72%) Java
4 98 (2.54%) C
5 92 (2.39%) Python
6 76 (1.97%) VB
7 70 (1.81%) Perl
8 59 (1.53%) C#
9 56 (1.45%) JavaScript
10 50 (1.30%) Bash Shell
11 49 (1.27%) VBScript
12 42 (1.09%) Shell Script
13 32 (0.83%) Ruby
14 25 (0.65%) T-SQL
15 20 (0.52%) BeanShell
15 20 (0.52%) VBA
16 12 (0.31%) C++
17 11 (0.29%) PHP
18 9 (0.23%) PL/SQL
19 6 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 559 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 341 (8.84%) MCSE
3 339 (8.79%) Degree
4 246 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
5 191 (4.95%) CCNA
6 162 (4.20%) MCP
7 159 (4.12%) MCSA
8 116 (3.01%) MCITP
9 109 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 108 (2.80%) CISSP
11 96 (2.49%) CCNP
12 89 (2.31%) CISM
13 88 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
13 88 (2.28%) Security Cleared
14 55 (1.43%) DV Cleared
15 42 (1.09%) SC Cleared
16 31 (0.80%) MCDST
17 29 (0.75%) AWS Certification
17 29 (0.75%) MCTS
18 25 (0.65%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 275 (7.13%) SLA
2 104 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 86 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 53 (1.37%) QA
5 21 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.29%) COBIT
7 7 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.18%) ISO27005
7 7 (0.18%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.13%) MiFID
9 3 (0.078%) PMO
9 3 (0.078%) SSAE 16
10 2 (0.052%) DICOM
10 2 (0.052%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.052%) EMIR
10 2 (0.052%) HL7
10 2 (0.052%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.026%) GDPR
11 1 (0.026%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 894 (23.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 493 (12.78%) Hyper-V
3 367 (9.52%) XenApp
4 294 (7.62%) vSphere
5 159 (4.12%) XenDesktop
6 110 (2.85%) VMware ESX
7 80 (2.07%) Microsoft App-V
8 67 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
9 60 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
10 59 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
11 54 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
12 43 (1.11%) XenServer
13 42 (1.09%) VMware Server
14 38 (0.99%) Terminal Services
14 38 (0.99%) vCloud
15 37 (0.96%) NFS
16 31 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
17 27 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 21 (0.54%) Xen
19 20 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 594 (15.40%) SCCM
2 166 (4.30%) SCOM
3 132 (3.42%) WSUS
4 80 (2.07%) Puppet
5 75 (1.94%) Backup Exec
5 75 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
6 71 (1.84%) Ansible
7 64 (1.66%) Microsoft Clustering
8 55 (1.43%) Nagios
9 52 (1.35%) NetBackup
10 44 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
11 32 (0.83%) AirWatch
11 32 (0.83%) FortiGate
12 27 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 23 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
14 22 (0.57%) Jamf Pro
14 22 (0.57%) Nessus
14 22 (0.57%) Simpana
14 22 (0.57%) XenMobile
15 21 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2034 (52.74%) Microsoft
2 1531 (39.69%) VMware
3 1020 (26.45%) Citrix
4 729 (18.90%) Cisco
5 307 (7.96%) HP
6 288 (7.47%) Apple
7 193 (5.00%) NetApp
8 151 (3.91%) Bloomberg
8 151 (3.91%) Oracle
9 138 (3.58%) EMC
10 136 (3.53%) Red Hat
11 129 (3.34%) Dell
12 115 (2.98%) Google
12 115 (2.98%) Reuters
13 100 (2.59%) Symantec
14 96 (2.49%) iManage
15 85 (2.20%) Juniper
16 81 (2.10%) Avaya
17 78 (2.02%) CheckPoint
18 77 (2.00%) Veeam
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £23k to £28k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
RM plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £21k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per month + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £33000 Per Annum Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago