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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 24 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.38% 4.56% 5.97%
As % of the System Software category 72.73% 36.84% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 14
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £33,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £63,950
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
33 57 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.78% 12.36% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 53
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 4 August 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Luton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 42 (93.33%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
3 30 (66.67%) ITIL
4 25 (55.56%) VMware
5 22 (48.89%) Citrix
6 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (42.22%) SAN
8 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
9 15 (33.33%) Cisco
9 15 (33.33%) DHCP
9 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (31.11%) Terminal Services
10 14 (31.11%) iSCSI
10 14 (31.11%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (28.89%) DNS
12 12 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
13 11 (24.44%) MS Office
13 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (22.22%) Office 365
14 10 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
14 10 (22.22%) Windows XP
14 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
15 9 (20.00%) MCSA
15 9 (20.00%) SQL
15 9 (20.00%) SCCM
15 9 (20.00%) Windows 8
16 8 (17.78%) SCOM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (24.44%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (22.22%) Office 365
3 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.44%) SaaS
4 2 (4.44%) PaaS
4 2 (4.44%) IaaS
5 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) SAN
2 15 (33.33%) DHCP
3 14 (31.11%) iSCSI
4 13 (28.89%) DNS
5 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 6 (13.33%) FTP
7 5 (11.11%) LAN
7 5 (11.11%) WAN
7 5 (11.11%) Firewall
8 3 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.22%) ADSL
9 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (13.33%) Publishing
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Danish Language
3 2 (4.44%) French Language
3 2 (4.44%) German Language
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) IT Support
3 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Team Leader
5 6 (13.33%) Support Team Leader
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.44%) Junior
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Junior Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Junior IT Support
7 2 (4.44%) Junior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 9 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Vista
7 3 (6.67%) Android
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (13.33%) DevOps
3 6 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (13.33%) Coaching
3 6 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.33%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.44%) Software Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (20.00%) MCSA
4 7 (15.56%) MCSE
4 7 (15.56%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (15.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (15.56%) CCA
5 6 (13.33%) CCNA
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.11%) Degree
7 3 (6.67%) MCP
8 2 (4.44%) A+ Certification
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (4.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (31.11%) Terminal Services
3 10 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (11.11%) Terminal Server
5 4 (8.89%) ISA Server
5 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.44%) DFS Replication
7 2 (4.44%) vSphere
7 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) SCCM
2 8 (17.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 25 (55.56%) VMware
3 22 (48.89%) Citrix
4 15 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (13.33%) Akamai
6 4 (8.89%) HP
6 4 (8.89%) Juniper
6 4 (8.89%) Websense
7 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle
8 1 (2.22%) Spiceworks
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Posted: Yesterday
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