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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 19 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.73% 5.29% 4.04%
As % of the System Software category 79.17% 42.59% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 15
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £24,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £55,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
24 54 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.97% 12.41% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 45
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Luton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 15 (46.88%) ITIL
4 13 (40.63%) VMware
5 12 (37.50%) MS Office
5 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (31.25%) SCCM
7 10 (31.25%) Windows XP
7 10 (31.25%) Cisco
7 10 (31.25%) Citrix
8 9 (28.13%) SAN
9 8 (25.00%) Terminal Services
9 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (25.00%) DHCP
9 8 (25.00%) iSCSI
10 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
10 7 (21.88%) DNS
10 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
10 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
10 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (18.75%) SQL
11 6 (18.75%) SCOM
12 5 (15.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (15.63%) MCSA
12 5 (15.63%) SLA
12 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
12 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Office
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) SAN
2 8 (25.00%) DHCP
2 8 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 7 (21.88%) DNS
4 4 (12.50%) FTP
5 3 (9.38%) ADSL
5 3 (9.38%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) LAN
6 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) Internet
6 2 (6.25%) Firewall
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.13%) NAS
7 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.13%) IPsec
7 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.13%) VLAN
7 1 (3.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 4 (12.50%) Publishing
2 2 (6.25%) Danish Language
2 2 (6.25%) French Language
2 2 (6.25%) German Language
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
1 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) IT Support
3 5 (15.63%) Server Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Service Manager
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Junior IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.13%) PDA
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows XP
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
4 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.50%) Android
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
3 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (15.63%) Coaching
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Line Management
8 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.13%) Change Control
8 1 (3.13%) Migration
8 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) MCSA
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) CCNA
2 3 (9.38%) CCA
2 3 (9.38%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.25%) MCTS
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
3 2 (6.25%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.25%) DFS Replication
5 2 (6.25%) vSphere
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.13%) Xen
6 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) SCCM
2 6 (18.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco
3 10 (31.25%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) Akamai
5 3 (9.38%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) Spiceworks
6 2 (6.25%) LANDesk
6 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) Websense
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