The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 30 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.67% 5.88% 9.15%
As % of the System Software category 57.69% 41.18% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 36
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

System Software Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 51 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 13.30% 14.29% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 69
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Luton region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Luton

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Luton region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Luton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 54 (96.43%) Windows
2 39 (69.64%) DHCP
2 39 (69.64%) DNS
3 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
4 36 (64.29%) MS Excel
5 31 (55.36%) IIS
6 29 (51.79%) E-Commerce
7 28 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 27 (48.21%) Amazon AWS
9 26 (46.43%) FTP
10 25 (44.64%) SCOM
11 24 (42.86%) PowerShell
11 24 (42.86%) SLA
12 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (39.29%) Database Security
13 21 (37.50%) Web Services
14 20 (35.71%) Network Load Balancing
14 20 (35.71%) DevOps
15 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (33.93%) VMware
15 19 (33.93%) Citrix
16 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
16 16 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (25.00%) Back Office
17 14 (25.00%) Finance
17 14 (25.00%) COM
18 12 (21.43%) MS Exchange
19 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
20 10 (17.86%) Load Balancing
21 9 (16.07%) XenApp

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (55.36%) IIS
2 12 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) Confluence
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 36 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 28 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (48.21%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (69.64%) DHCP
1 39 (69.64%) DNS
2 26 (46.43%) FTP
3 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.50%) WAN
5 4 (7.14%) LAN
5 4 (7.14%) VPN
6 3 (5.36%) SAN
6 3 (5.36%) SMTP
6 3 (5.36%) Firewall
7 2 (3.57%) Wireless
7 2 (3.57%) Frame Relay
7 2 (3.57%) xDSL
7 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.57%) VoIP
7 2 (3.57%) ATM
7 2 (3.57%) ISDN
7 2 (3.57%) MPLS
7 2 (3.57%) OSPF
7 2 (3.57%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.79%) Log4Net
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (25.00%) Back Office
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (44.64%) Web Engineer
3 22 (39.29%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Server Support
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Architect
8 1 (1.79%) Desktop Support
8 1 (1.79%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (1.79%) Service Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.79%) Server Support Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) Web Services
2 14 (25.00%) COM
3 4 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.79%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Replication
2 2 (3.57%) SecurID
3 1 (1.79%) CMDB
3 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (96.43%) Windows
2 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) E-Commerce
2 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Database Security
3 20 (35.71%) Network Load Balancing
3 20 (35.71%) DevOps
4 10 (17.86%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (8.93%) ITIL
7 4 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.36%) Migration
8 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.57%) Coaching
10 1 (1.79%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.79%) MVC
10 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.79%) Scrum
10 1 (1.79%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.57%) MCTS
2 2 (3.57%) MCITP
2 2 (3.57%) CCA
2 2 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) MCSA
3 1 (1.79%) CCNP
3 1 (1.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.07%) XenApp
3 5 (8.93%) XenServer
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.36%) vSphere
5 2 (3.57%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (44.64%) SCOM
2 5 (8.93%) SCCM
3 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.79%) WSUS
4 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.93%) Citrix
2 19 (33.93%) VMware
3 6 (10.71%) Cisco
4 4 (7.14%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) Dell
5 3 (5.36%) Juniper
6 2 (3.57%) 3Com
6 2 (3.57%) Brocade
6 2 (3.57%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.57%) Avaya
6 2 (3.57%) Veritas
6 2 (3.57%) Lotus
6 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.57%) Symantec
6 2 (3.57%) Websense
6 2 (3.57%) BT
6 2 (3.57%) Aruba
6 2 (3.57%) Akamai
6 2 (3.57%) F5
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago