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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 20 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.92% 6.60% 6.61%
As % of the System Software category 71.43% 50.94% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 19
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,450 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £62,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
28 53 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.28% 12.96% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 47
Average salary £41,250 £42,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -9.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Luton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 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 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) ITIL
3 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
3 24 (64.86%) VMware
4 23 (62.16%) Citrix
5 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (48.65%) SAN
7 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (35.14%) Terminal Services
8 13 (35.14%) Cisco
8 13 (35.14%) iSCSI
9 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (32.43%) DHCP
9 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
10 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
10 11 (29.73%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (29.73%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (27.03%) Office 365
11 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
12 9 (24.32%) DNS
12 9 (24.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (18.92%) SQL
15 6 (16.22%) MCSE
15 6 (16.22%) MCSA
15 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
15 6 (16.22%) CCA
15 6 (16.22%) ITIL Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.11%) CMS
5 3 (8.11%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
3 3 (8.11%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (5.41%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (27.03%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) SAN
2 13 (35.14%) iSCSI
3 12 (32.43%) DHCP
4 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
5 9 (24.32%) DNS
6 5 (13.51%) Firewall
6 5 (13.51%) LAN
6 5 (13.51%) WAN
7 3 (8.11%) FTP
8 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (8.11%) Electronics
1 3 (8.11%) Publishing
1 3 (8.11%) Billing
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (18.92%) Server Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Team Leader
3 6 (16.22%) IT Support
3 6 (16.22%) Support Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.41%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (2.70%) IT Support Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Customer Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.11%) Android
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (10.81%) Migration
3 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.11%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (8.11%) CRM
4 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.11%) DevOps
4 3 (8.11%) Coaching
4 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.11%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (29.73%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (16.22%) MCSE
3 6 (16.22%) MCSA
3 6 (16.22%) CCA
4 5 (13.51%) CCNA
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.81%) Degree
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (35.14%) Terminal Services
3 9 (24.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (13.51%) Terminal Server
5 4 (10.81%) ISA Server
5 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
1 3 (8.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
1 24 (64.86%) VMware
2 23 (62.16%) Citrix
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) Juniper
4 4 (10.81%) Websense
4 4 (10.81%) HP
5 3 (8.11%) Akamai
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