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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
England / London
Rank 44 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1878 2531 3139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.62% 6.33% 7.76%
As % of the System Software category 46.14% 54.35% 61.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 2154 2782
Median salary £42,000 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
4070 4657 5074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.18% 11.65% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3461 4018 4430
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -7 298 £45,000 +5.88% 38
Croydon -11 16 £29,500 +7.27%
Wimbledon -4 10 £36,500 +58.69%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 9 £36,000 +20.00% 1
Dagenham +9 8 - -
Hammersmith +4 6 £26,000 +20.93%
Canary Wharf -21 6 £25,500 +6.25%
Wembley +8 5 £24,500 -2.97%
Westminster -3 5 £47,500 -
Hounslow +1 4 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Docklands, London -2 3 £43,500 +58.18%
Uxbridge -15 3 £43,000 +65.38%
Bromley -22 3 £40,500 +80.00%
Twickenham -5 2 £41,250 +17.85%
Chiswick -19 2 £21,000 -30.00% 1
West Drayton - 2 - -
Finchley - 2 £45,000 -
Ealing +9 1 £33,523 -50.33%
Sidcup +5 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Feltham +4 1 - - 1
Brentford 0 1 £25,000 -20.63%
Barnet -1 1 £32,739 +25.91%
Mayfair -1 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Greenwich -6 1 £24,500 -55.45%
New Malden - 1 £50,000 - 1
Rainham - 1 £27,500 -
Bexley - 1 £45,000 -
Barking - 1 £23,000 - 1
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 3258 (83.58%) Windows
2 2108 (54.08%) Microsoft
3 1689 (43.33%) Windows Server
4 1530 (39.25%) VMware
5 1067 (27.37%) MS Exchange
6 1059 (27.17%) Windows 7
7 1041 (26.71%) Citrix
8 985 (25.27%) ITIL
9 961 (24.65%) MS Office
10 945 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 929 (23.83%) MS Excel
12 911 (23.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 877 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 857 (21.99%) Finance
15 799 (20.50%) Cisco
16 745 (19.11%) Office 365
17 706 (18.11%) DNS
17 706 (18.11%) Firewall
18 663 (17.01%) Linux
19 633 (16.24%) SQL Server
20 613 (15.73%) PowerShell
21 577 (14.80%) SQL
22 568 (14.57%) Microsoft Certification
23 567 (14.55%) SCCM
24 562 (14.42%) DHCP
25 511 (13.11%) Hyper-V
26 500 (12.83%) TCP/IP
27 474 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
28 456 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
29 446 (11.44%) SAN

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 1067 (27.37%) MS Exchange
2 456 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 358 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 358 (9.18%) Skype for Business
4 332 (8.52%) SharePoint
5 331 (8.49%) IIS
6 168 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 133 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 121 (3.10%) Apache
9 100 (2.57%) Tomcat
10 91 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 59 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 49 (1.26%) Confluence
13 37 (0.95%) JBoss
14 36 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
15 35 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
16 23 (0.59%) nginx
17 20 (0.51%) OpenStack
18 19 (0.49%) IBM Notes
19 15 (0.38%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 961 (24.65%) MS Office
2 929 (23.83%) MS Excel
3 71 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 63 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 23 (0.59%) MS Project
7 13 (0.33%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.21%) Final Cut Pro
9 4 (0.10%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.077%) Mozilla Thunderbird
11 2 (0.051%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.026%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.026%) InCopy
12 1 (0.026%) Revit
Business Applications
1 34 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.38%) Eikon
3 9 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.18%) SAP HR
6 6 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.15%) Veritas eDiscovery
7 4 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.077%) Bankmaster
8 3 (0.077%) Sage CRM
9 2 (0.051%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.026%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.026%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.026%) Misys Opics
10 1 (0.026%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.026%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.026%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 745 (19.11%) Office 365
2 474 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 329 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
4 81 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 76 (1.95%) Mimecast
6 74 (1.90%) IaaS
7 64 (1.64%) SaaS
8 47 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
9 43 (1.10%) G Suite
10 38 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
11 36 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
12 34 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 33 (0.85%) PaaS
14 31 (0.80%) Amazon S3
15 26 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
16 22 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 13 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 10 (0.26%) OneDrive
19 8 (0.21%) Yammer
20 7 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 706 (18.11%) DNS
1 706 (18.11%) Firewall
2 562 (14.42%) DHCP
3 500 (12.83%) TCP/IP
4 446 (11.44%) SAN
5 384 (9.85%) LAN
5 384 (9.85%) VPN
6 380 (9.75%) WAN
7 241 (6.18%) VoIP
8 188 (4.82%) Skype
9 163 (4.18%) Internet
10 135 (3.46%) LDAP
11 122 (3.13%) VLAN
12 114 (2.92%) Wireless
13 110 (2.82%) Network Security
14 108 (2.77%) NAS
15 98 (2.51%) Cisco ASA
16 76 (1.95%) iSCSI
17 74 (1.90%) SSL
18 72 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 633 (16.24%) SQL Server
2 108 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 86 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 49 (1.26%) MySQL
5 48 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 43 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 36 (0.92%) GIS
8 32 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 31 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
10 26 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 24 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (0.36%) Big Data
14 14 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (0.26%) Power BI
17 7 (0.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 83 (2.13%) JIRA
2 61 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 49 (1.26%) Jenkins
4 43 (1.10%) TeamCity
5 37 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 29 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 29 (0.74%) MSI
7 26 (0.67%) Visual Studio
8 16 (0.41%) Eclipse
9 14 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (0.26%) ClearCase
11 7 (0.18%) Hudson
12 5 (0.13%) JUnit
12 5 (0.13%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.13%) Subversion
13 4 (0.10%) MorphX
13 4 (0.10%) NUnit
14 3 (0.077%) Gradle
14 3 (0.077%) Maven
General
1 857 (21.99%) Finance
2 339 (8.70%) Banking
3 256 (6.57%) Legal
4 252 (6.46%) Law
5 152 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 127 (3.26%) Retail
7 89 (2.28%) Back Office
8 69 (1.77%) Marketing
9 59 (1.51%) Advertising
10 45 (1.15%) Publishing
11 35 (0.90%) Games
12 34 (0.87%) Investment Banking
13 21 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.46%) Billing
15 15 (0.38%) Manufacturing
16 13 (0.33%) Front Office
16 13 (0.33%) Retail Banking
17 11 (0.28%) French Language
18 10 (0.26%) Online Betting
19 9 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 951 (24.40%) Analyst
2 582 (14.93%) Support Engineer
3 446 (11.44%) Support Analyst
4 416 (10.67%) IT Support
5 374 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 363 (9.31%) Service Analyst
7 359 (9.21%) 2nd Line Support
8 330 (8.47%) Service Desk Analyst
9 299 (7.67%) Desktop Support
10 298 (7.64%) Administrator
11 256 (6.57%) Windows Engineer
12 248 (6.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 236 (6.05%) Systems Administrator
14 231 (5.93%) IT Engineer
15 201 (5.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 201 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support
16 188 (4.82%) IT Analyst
17 182 (4.67%) Desktop Engineer
18 176 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
19 169 (4.34%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (3.28%) Web Services
2 101 (2.59%) .NET
3 67 (1.72%) XML
4 50 (1.28%) Software Packaging
5 46 (1.18%) HTML
6 37 (0.95%) Middleware
7 31 (0.80%) CSS
8 26 (0.67%) SailPoint
9 25 (0.64%) JSON
10 23 (0.59%) ASP.NET
11 22 (0.56%) SAML
12 20 (0.51%) RESTful
13 19 (0.49%) J2EE
14 18 (0.46%) 802.1X
15 15 (0.38%) LAMP
15 15 (0.38%) LINQ
16 14 (0.36%) AngularJS
16 14 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (0.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (0.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 306 (7.85%) Data Centre
2 227 (5.82%) Blackberry
3 176 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 151 (3.87%) Management Information System
5 144 (3.69%) Computer Science
6 128 (3.28%) Hedge funds
7 118 (3.03%) Clustering
8 114 (2.92%) PKI
9 104 (2.67%) iPhone
10 94 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
11 83 (2.13%) Smartphone
12 67 (1.72%) Client/Server
13 66 (1.69%) iPad
14 61 (1.56%) Fat Client
14 61 (1.56%) Thin Client
15 59 (1.51%) User Experience
16 58 (1.49%) Driving Licence
17 48 (1.23%) Replication
18 43 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
19 37 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3258 (83.58%) Windows
2 1689 (43.33%) Windows Server
3 1059 (27.17%) Windows 7
4 911 (23.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 877 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 663 (17.01%) Linux
7 414 (10.62%) Windows 10
8 309 (7.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 302 (7.75%) Windows 8
10 281 (7.21%) Mac OS X
11 198 (5.08%) Windows XP
12 128 (3.28%) Android
13 121 (3.10%) Unix
14 108 (2.77%) Apple iOS
15 105 (2.69%) Mac OS
16 100 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 64 (1.64%) Ubuntu
18 40 (1.03%) CentOS
19 37 (0.95%) Solaris
20 31 (0.80%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 985 (25.27%) ITIL
2 221 (5.67%) Service Management
3 199 (5.11%) Migration
4 197 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
5 192 (4.93%) Information Security
6 167 (4.28%) Project Management
7 149 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 145 (3.72%) Service Delivery
9 141 (3.62%) DevOps
10 122 (3.13%) Problem Management
11 117 (3.00%) SIEM
12 115 (2.95%) Configuration Management
13 111 (2.85%) High Availability
14 110 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
15 107 (2.74%) Asset Management
16 105 (2.69%) Incident Management
17 104 (2.67%) PRINCE2
18 98 (2.51%) Mentoring
19 96 (2.46%) CRM
19 96 (2.46%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 613 (15.73%) PowerShell
2 577 (14.80%) SQL
3 118 (3.03%) C
4 108 (2.77%) Java
5 80 (2.05%) Python
6 67 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 67 (1.72%) Perl
7 65 (1.67%) VB
8 64 (1.64%) C#
9 56 (1.44%) Bash Shell
9 56 (1.44%) VBScript
10 42 (1.08%) Ruby
11 31 (0.80%) T-SQL
12 21 (0.54%) Shell Script
13 20 (0.51%) BeanShell
14 17 (0.44%) VBA
15 13 (0.33%) C++
16 10 (0.26%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.21%) PHP
18 6 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 568 (14.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 370 (9.49%) MCSE
3 356 (9.13%) Degree
4 278 (7.13%) Cisco Certification
5 226 (5.80%) CCNA
6 174 (4.46%) MCSA
7 159 (4.08%) MCP
8 132 (3.39%) MCITP
9 116 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 113 (2.90%) CISSP
11 102 (2.62%) Security Cleared
12 93 (2.39%) CCNP
13 87 (2.23%) CISM
14 84 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
15 71 (1.82%) DV Cleared
16 50 (1.28%) SC Cleared
17 33 (0.85%) MCTS
18 30 (0.77%) MCDST
19 29 (0.74%) AWS Certification
20 23 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 315 (8.08%) SLA
2 114 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 93 (2.39%) PCI DSS
4 46 (1.18%) QA
5 25 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.41%) COBIT
7 11 (0.28%) ISO27005
7 11 (0.28%) JSP 440
8 10 (0.26%) DICOM
8 10 (0.26%) HL7
9 5 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.10%) MiFID
11 3 (0.077%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.051%) EMIR
12 2 (0.051%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.051%) SSAE 16
13 1 (0.026%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.026%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.026%) SDET
System Software
1 945 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 511 (13.11%) Hyper-V
3 363 (9.31%) XenApp
4 297 (7.62%) vSphere
5 155 (3.98%) XenDesktop
6 100 (2.57%) VMware ESX
7 65 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 65 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
8 55 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
9 54 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
10 51 (1.31%) Terminal Services
10 51 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
11 46 (1.18%) VMware Server
12 40 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
12 40 (1.03%) XenServer
13 37 (0.95%) vCloud
14 36 (0.92%) NFS
15 30 (0.77%) Xen
16 29 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 28 (0.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 567 (14.55%) SCCM
2 152 (3.90%) SCOM
3 141 (3.62%) WSUS
4 103 (2.64%) Puppet
5 79 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
6 66 (1.69%) Backup Exec
7 63 (1.62%) Nagios
8 62 (1.59%) Ansible
9 59 (1.51%) Microsoft Clustering
10 49 (1.26%) NetBackup
11 43 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
12 33 (0.85%) FortiGate
13 29 (0.74%) AirWatch
13 29 (0.74%) Nessus
14 24 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 22 (0.56%) Casper Suite
16 21 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
16 21 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 21 (0.54%) XenMobile
17 20 (0.51%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2108 (54.08%) Microsoft
2 1530 (39.25%) VMware
3 1041 (26.71%) Citrix
4 799 (20.50%) Cisco
5 327 (8.39%) HP
6 299 (7.67%) Apple
7 185 (4.75%) NetApp
8 160 (4.10%) EMC
8 160 (4.10%) Oracle
9 153 (3.93%) Dell
10 146 (3.75%) Bloomberg
11 140 (3.59%) Red Hat
12 121 (3.10%) Google
13 116 (2.98%) Reuters
14 99 (2.54%) iManage
15 94 (2.41%) Symantec
16 88 (2.26%) Juniper
17 87 (2.23%) Avaya
17 87 (2.23%) Veeam
18 81 (2.08%) Intel Security
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