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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 45 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1985 2686 3415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.51% 6.21% 7.61%
As % of the System Software category 46.37% 55.10% 61.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1710 2312 3023
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
4281 4875 5527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.88% 11.26% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3630 4179 4820
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 £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -10 310 £41,500 +3.75% 45
Croydon -2 21 £34,000 +28.30%
Wimbledon 0 19 £25,000 +2.04%
Kingston Upon Thames +3 17 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Canary Wharf -15 10 £25,000 -16.66%
Dagenham +9 7 - -
Wembley +10 6 £24,500 -2.97%
Docklands, London +8 5 £62,000 +150.50%
Twickenham -3 5 £42,500 +80.85%
Westminster -11 5 £47,500 +79.24% 1
Bromley -11 4 £32,000 +42.22%
West Drayton - 4 £28,500 -
Ealing +16 3 £42,500 -37.03%
Hounslow +16 3 £50,000 +1.01% 1
Romford +7 3 £23,500 -18.96%
Surbiton -12 3 £22,500 -57.14%
Finchley - 3 £35,000 -
Mayfair +10 2 £37,000 -44.15%
New Malden +7 2 £50,000 -
Brentford +2 2 £35,000 +20.68%
Beckenham -1 2 £32,750 -25.56%
Uxbridge -9 2 £37,250 -17.22% 3
Chiswick -16 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Chessington - 2 £25,500 -
Hammersmith +11 1 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Sidcup +7 1 £47,500 +86.27%
Southall 0 1 £21,000 -23.63%
Barnet -8 1 £32,739 +25.91%
Greenwich -12 1 £24,500 -50.50%
Clapham - 1 £32,200 -
Teddington - 1 £45,000 -
Bexley - 1 £45,000 -
Grays - 1 £34,500 -
Rainham - 1 £27,500 -
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 3505 (82.74%) Windows
2 2350 (55.48%) Microsoft
3 1812 (42.78%) Windows Server
4 1665 (39.31%) VMware
5 1204 (28.42%) MS Exchange
6 1138 (26.86%) Windows 7
7 1099 (25.94%) ITIL
8 1080 (25.50%) MS Office
9 1076 (25.40%) Citrix
10 1055 (24.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1020 (24.08%) MS Excel
12 978 (23.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 952 (22.47%) Finance
14 950 (22.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 936 (22.10%) Cisco
16 815 (19.24%) Office 365
17 809 (19.10%) DNS
18 796 (18.79%) Firewall
19 723 (17.07%) Linux
20 705 (16.64%) SQL Server
21 666 (15.72%) SQL
22 662 (15.63%) PowerShell
23 623 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
24 614 (14.49%) SCCM
25 611 (14.42%) DHCP
26 609 (14.38%) Hyper-V
27 569 (13.43%) TCP/IP
28 566 (13.36%) SAN
29 519 (12.25%) Microsoft Azure
30 490 (11.57%) Exchange Server 2010

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 1204 (28.42%) MS Exchange
2 490 (11.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 379 (8.95%) SharePoint
4 378 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 367 (8.66%) Skype for Business
6 362 (8.55%) IIS
7 204 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 159 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 141 (3.33%) Apache
10 106 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 106 (2.50%) Tomcat
11 56 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 45 (1.06%) Confluence
13 42 (0.99%) JBoss
13 42 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
14 32 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
15 27 (0.64%) IBM Notes
16 23 (0.54%) nginx
17 20 (0.47%) OpenStack
18 15 (0.35%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1080 (25.50%) MS Office
2 1020 (24.08%) MS Excel
3 63 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 50 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 16 (0.38%) MS Project
7 13 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.094%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.094%) Final Cut Pro
8 4 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.071%) Mozilla Thunderbird
10 2 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.047%) PTC Creo
10 2 (0.047%) Windchill
11 1 (0.024%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.024%) InCopy
11 1 (0.024%) Revit
Business Applications
1 47 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.50%) Eikon
3 11 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.17%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.094%) HiPortfolio
6 4 (0.094%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.094%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.071%) Bankmaster
7 3 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.071%) Northgate Housing
7 3 (0.071%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.071%) Sage CRM
7 3 (0.071%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 2 (0.047%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.047%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.024%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.024%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.024%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 815 (19.24%) Office 365
2 519 (12.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 347 (8.19%) Amazon AWS
4 105 (2.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 84 (1.98%) IaaS
6 81 (1.91%) SaaS
7 80 (1.89%) Mimecast
8 44 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
9 43 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
10 42 (0.99%) G Suite
11 40 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
12 35 (0.83%) Amazon S3
12 35 (0.83%) PaaS
13 34 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 29 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
15 18 (0.42%) OneDrive
16 17 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 11 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 8 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
19 7 (0.17%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 809 (19.10%) DNS
2 796 (18.79%) Firewall
3 611 (14.42%) DHCP
4 569 (13.43%) TCP/IP
5 566 (13.36%) SAN
6 460 (10.86%) WAN
7 456 (10.76%) LAN
8 444 (10.48%) VPN
9 301 (7.11%) VoIP
10 176 (4.15%) Skype
11 154 (3.64%) Internet
12 146 (3.45%) VLAN
13 143 (3.38%) LDAP
14 141 (3.33%) Wireless
15 132 (3.12%) NAS
16 125 (2.95%) Cisco ASA
17 123 (2.90%) Network Security
18 78 (1.84%) IP Telephony
19 77 (1.82%) SSL
20 74 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 705 (16.64%) SQL Server
2 117 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 100 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 49 (1.16%) MySQL
6 48 (1.13%) Oracle Database
7 42 (0.99%) GIS
8 39 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
8 39 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 33 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
12 21 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (0.24%) Power BI
14 10 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.21%) Big Data
15 9 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 86 (2.03%) JIRA
2 61 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 50 (1.18%) Jenkins
4 47 (1.11%) TeamCity
5 42 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
6 37 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 34 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 25 (0.59%) MSI
9 22 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (0.28%) Eclipse
11 10 (0.24%) ClearCase
12 5 (0.12%) Hudson
12 5 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.12%) Subversion
12 5 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (0.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 4 (0.094%) NUnit
14 3 (0.071%) Mercurial
15 2 (0.047%) Maven
15 2 (0.047%) WebDriver
General
1 952 (22.47%) Finance
2 343 (8.10%) Banking
3 282 (6.66%) Legal
4 279 (6.59%) Law
5 172 (4.06%) Telecoms
6 131 (3.09%) Retail
7 84 (1.98%) Back Office
8 78 (1.84%) Marketing
9 69 (1.63%) Advertising
10 50 (1.18%) Publishing
11 32 (0.76%) Games
11 32 (0.76%) Investment Banking
12 29 (0.68%) Billing
13 25 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.35%) French Language
14 15 (0.35%) Front Office
15 14 (0.33%) Manufacturing
15 14 (0.33%) Retail Banking
16 13 (0.31%) German Language
17 12 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1070 (25.26%) Analyst
2 646 (15.25%) Support Engineer
3 538 (12.70%) Support Analyst
4 477 (11.26%) IT Support
5 440 (10.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 390 (9.21%) Service Analyst
7 369 (8.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 355 (8.38%) Service Desk Analyst
9 323 (7.63%) Administrator
10 320 (7.55%) Desktop Support
11 267 (6.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 264 (6.23%) Windows Engineer
13 253 (5.97%) IT Engineer
14 250 (5.90%) Systems Administrator
15 223 (5.26%) IT Analyst
16 212 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
17 202 (4.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 194 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
19 191 (4.51%) IT Support Engineer
20 186 (4.39%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (3.56%) Web Services
2 128 (3.02%) .NET
3 74 (1.75%) HTML
4 72 (1.70%) XML
5 42 (0.99%) ASP.NET
6 39 (0.92%) CSS
7 29 (0.68%) Middleware
8 28 (0.66%) Software Packaging
9 24 (0.57%) SAML
10 23 (0.54%) SailPoint
11 22 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (0.47%) JSON
12 20 (0.47%) RESTful
12 20 (0.47%) XMPP
13 19 (0.45%) J2EE
13 19 (0.45%) LAMP
13 19 (0.45%) WCF
13 19 (0.45%) X-Windows
14 18 (0.42%) SOAP
15 17 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 344 (8.12%) Data Centre
2 284 (6.70%) Blackberry
3 220 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 176 (4.15%) Management Information System
5 171 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 137 (3.23%) iPhone
7 122 (2.88%) Hedge funds
8 109 (2.57%) Video Conferencing
9 108 (2.55%) Clustering
9 108 (2.55%) PKI
10 83 (1.96%) iPad
11 78 (1.84%) Smartphone
12 67 (1.58%) Client/Server
12 67 (1.58%) User Experience
13 59 (1.39%) Replication
14 53 (1.25%) Fat Client
14 53 (1.25%) Thin Client
15 46 (1.09%) Private Cloud
16 44 (1.04%) Driving Licence
17 40 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3505 (82.74%) Windows
2 1812 (42.78%) Windows Server
3 1138 (26.86%) Windows 7
4 978 (23.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 950 (22.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 723 (17.07%) Linux
7 437 (10.32%) Windows 10
8 348 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 347 (8.19%) Windows 8
10 293 (6.92%) Mac OS X
11 229 (5.41%) Windows XP
12 153 (3.61%) Android
13 132 (3.12%) Unix
14 120 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 115 (2.71%) Apple iOS
16 98 (2.31%) Mac OS
17 62 (1.46%) Ubuntu
18 57 (1.35%) Solaris
19 45 (1.06%) CentOS
20 38 (0.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1099 (25.94%) ITIL
2 254 (6.00%) Service Management
3 219 (5.17%) Information Security
4 217 (5.12%) Migration
5 212 (5.00%) Project Management
6 208 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
7 164 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 158 (3.73%) DevOps
9 150 (3.54%) Service Delivery
10 133 (3.14%) Configuration Management
11 129 (3.05%) Problem Management
12 124 (2.93%) Asset Management
13 122 (2.88%) SIEM
14 120 (2.83%) Incident Management
15 117 (2.76%) PRINCE2
16 115 (2.71%) CRM
17 111 (2.62%) Business Intelligence
18 110 (2.60%) Mentoring
19 107 (2.53%) Load Balancing
20 104 (2.46%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 666 (15.72%) SQL
2 662 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 121 (2.86%) C
4 119 (2.81%) Java
5 96 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 92 (2.17%) C#
7 85 (2.01%) VBScript
8 80 (1.89%) Python
9 64 (1.51%) Perl
10 62 (1.46%) Bash Shell
11 52 (1.23%) VB
12 50 (1.18%) Ruby
13 45 (1.06%) T-SQL
14 17 (0.40%) BeanShell
14 17 (0.40%) C++
14 17 (0.40%) Shell Script
15 14 (0.33%) VBA
16 11 (0.26%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.26%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 623 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 421 (9.94%) MCSE
3 407 (9.61%) Degree
4 331 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
5 281 (6.63%) CCNA
6 175 (4.13%) MCP
7 168 (3.97%) MCSA
8 159 (3.75%) MCITP
9 142 (3.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 117 (2.76%) CISSP
11 115 (2.71%) Security Cleared
12 97 (2.29%) CCNP
13 84 (1.98%) CISM
14 83 (1.96%) DV Cleared
15 79 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
16 57 (1.35%) SC Cleared
17 41 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
18 39 (0.92%) MCTS
19 35 (0.83%) MCDST
20 30 (0.71%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 358 (8.45%) SLA
2 117 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 73 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 42 (0.99%) QA
5 20 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.35%) COBIT
7 12 (0.28%) DICOM
7 12 (0.28%) HL7
8 11 (0.26%) ISO27005
9 9 (0.21%) JSP 440
10 4 (0.094%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.094%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.047%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.047%) SSAE 16
12 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.024%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.024%) MiFID
12 1 (0.024%) SDET
System Software
1 1055 (24.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 609 (14.38%) Hyper-V
3 330 (7.79%) XenApp
4 311 (7.34%) vSphere
5 139 (3.28%) XenDesktop
6 118 (2.79%) VMware ESX
7 81 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
8 73 (1.72%) Terminal Services
9 62 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
10 61 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
11 60 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
12 57 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
13 53 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
14 52 (1.23%) VMware Server
15 44 (1.04%) XenServer
16 31 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
17 29 (0.68%) Docker
17 29 (0.68%) Xen
18 28 (0.66%) NFS
19 27 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 614 (14.49%) SCCM
2 175 (4.13%) SCOM
3 148 (3.49%) WSUS
4 136 (3.21%) Puppet
5 86 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
6 71 (1.68%) Backup Exec
7 66 (1.56%) NetBackup
8 59 (1.39%) Ansible
9 58 (1.37%) Nagios
10 54 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
11 43 (1.02%) FortiGate
12 39 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
13 36 (0.85%) SCVMM
14 35 (0.83%) Nessus
15 33 (0.78%) AirWatch
16 32 (0.76%) Casper Suite
16 32 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 30 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
18 28 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
19 25 (0.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 2350 (55.48%) Microsoft
2 1665 (39.31%) VMware
3 1076 (25.40%) Citrix
4 936 (22.10%) Cisco
5 352 (8.31%) HP
6 336 (7.93%) Apple
7 190 (4.49%) NetApp
8 188 (4.44%) Dell
9 181 (4.27%) Oracle
10 163 (3.85%) Red Hat
11 159 (3.75%) Bloomberg
12 156 (3.68%) EMC
13 126 (2.97%) Reuters
14 120 (2.83%) Google
15 113 (2.67%) iManage
16 106 (2.50%) Symantec
17 103 (2.43%) Intel Security
17 103 (2.43%) Veeam
18 102 (2.41%) Mitel
19 98 (2.31%) CheckPoint
London
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum £30,000 +benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
VIT
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum depending on experience + on-call allowance
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + fantastic benefits listed
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + 28 days holiday, good pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £63000 per annum + + Excellant Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bonus Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago