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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 17 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.62% 6.41% 4.29%
As % of the System Software category 80.95% 49.12% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 11
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,500 £34,357
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
21 57 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.71% 13.04% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 53
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Luton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) ITIL
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 15 (41.67%) VMware
4 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (33.33%) Citrix
5 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (30.56%) MS Office
6 10 (27.78%) SAN
6 10 (27.78%) Cisco
7 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (22.22%) Terminal Services
8 8 (22.22%) DHCP
8 8 (22.22%) iSCSI
9 7 (19.44%) SCCM
9 7 (19.44%) DNS
9 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
9 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (16.67%) Office 365
10 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
10 6 (16.67%) SQL
10 6 (16.67%) MCSA
10 6 (16.67%) SCOM
11 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (13.89%) SLA
11 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (30.56%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) SAN
2 8 (22.22%) DHCP
2 8 (22.22%) iSCSI
3 7 (19.44%) DNS
4 4 (11.11%) FTP
4 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.11%) WAN
5 3 (8.33%) ADSL
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
5 3 (8.33%) Firewall
6 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.78%) VLAN
7 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.78%) NAS
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.78%) SMTP
7 1 (2.78%) VPN
7 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 4 (11.11%) Publishing
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Danish Language
2 2 (5.56%) French Language
2 2 (5.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) IT Support
2 6 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 6 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (13.89%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Junior Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Junior IT Support
5 2 (5.56%) Junior
5 2 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Junior IT Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
5 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.33%) Android
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.11%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (11.11%) DevOps
4 4 (11.11%) Coaching
4 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) MCSA
3 5 (13.89%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.11%) CCA
4 4 (11.11%) CCNA
4 4 (11.11%) MCSE
4 4 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.56%) A+ Certification
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.56%) MCP
5 2 (5.56%) MCTS
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) Terminal Server
5 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
5 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.56%) DFS Replication
5 2 (5.56%) vSphere
6 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) VMware
3 12 (33.33%) Citrix
4 10 (27.78%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) Akamai
6 3 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Websense
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle
7 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.56%) Spiceworks
7 2 (5.56%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.78%) Dell