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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 47 27
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 13 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 15.12% 2.77% 1.20%
As % of the System Software category 86.67% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Average salary £31,000 £19,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.15% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
15 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 17.44% 2.77% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 2
Average salary £31,000 £21,250 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.88% -38.84%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 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 28 (96.55%) Windows
1 28 (96.55%) Microsoft
1 28 (96.55%) VMware
2 24 (82.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (79.31%) DNS
3 23 (79.31%) DHCP
3 23 (79.31%) MS Exchange
3 23 (79.31%) Citrix
4 14 (48.28%) BCP
4 14 (48.28%) Symantec
4 14 (48.28%) VBScript
4 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
4 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
4 14 (48.28%) vSphere
4 14 (48.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 14 (48.28%) Backup Exec
4 14 (48.28%) WSUS
5 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
6 9 (31.03%) VoIP
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
6 9 (31.03%) SAN
6 9 (31.03%) Thin Client
6 9 (31.03%) Fat Client
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco
8 4 (13.79%) PBX
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
8 4 (13.79%) Atlassian

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (79.31%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (79.31%) DHCP
1 23 (79.31%) DNS
2 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
3 9 (31.03%) SAN
3 9 (31.03%) VoIP
4 4 (13.79%) PBX
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Technical Support
2 12 (41.38%) Support Supervisor
3 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Administrator
5 5 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Thin Client
1 9 (31.03%) Fat Client
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) BCP
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) VBScript
1 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCITP
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (48.28%) vSphere
3 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) Backup Exec
1 14 (48.28%) WSUS
1 14 (48.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Microsoft
1 28 (96.55%) VMware
2 23 (79.31%) Citrix
3 14 (48.28%) Symantec
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) Atlassian
5 4 (13.79%) Veeam
Maidstone, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago