The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 38 17
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 13.33% 2.17% 5.80%
As % of the System Software category 72.73% 33.33% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 4
Average salary £32,500 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Kent

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

System Software Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 18.33% 6.52% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 10
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Maidstone

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 23 (85.19%) Citrix
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (66.67%) Windows
4 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 15 (55.56%) DHCP
5 15 (55.56%) DNS
6 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
6 14 (51.85%) VBScript
6 14 (51.85%) Symantec
6 14 (51.85%) BCP
6 14 (51.85%) Backup Exec
6 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
6 14 (51.85%) WSUS
6 14 (51.85%) vSphere
6 14 (51.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 9 (33.33%) Finance
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
9 2 (7.41%) PBX
9 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
9 2 (7.41%) Cryptography
9 2 (7.41%) MCITP
9 2 (7.41%) Degree
9 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
9 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
9 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) DHCP
1 15 (55.56%) DNS
2 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) PBX
4 1 (3.70%) MPLS
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Technical Support
2 12 (44.44%) Support Supervisor
3 8 (29.63%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Technical Support Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.41%) Cryptography
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) BCP
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) VBScript
1 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCITP
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (51.85%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (51.85%) Backup Exec
1 14 (51.85%) WSUS
1 14 (51.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 23 (85.19%) Citrix
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) Symantec
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
6 2 (7.41%) Veeam