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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 9.87% 5.80% 3.28%
As % of the System Software category 71.43% 39.39% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
21 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 13.82% 14.73% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 8
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (88.00%) Citrix
1 22 (88.00%) VMware
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) Symantec
3 14 (56.00%) BCP
3 14 (56.00%) VBScript
3 14 (56.00%) PowerShell
3 14 (56.00%) DHCP
3 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (56.00%) DNS
3 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
3 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (56.00%) vSphere
3 14 (56.00%) Backup Exec
3 14 (56.00%) WSUS
3 14 (56.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 2 (8.00%) MPLS
5 2 (8.00%) CCNP
5 2 (8.00%) CCNA
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.00%) ETL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Lync
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) DHCP
1 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (56.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) MPLS
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Technical Support
2 12 (48.00%) Support Supervisor
3 8 (32.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) BCP
2 1 (4.00%) Process Management
2 1 (4.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (4.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (4.00%) Database Security
2 1 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) VBScript
1 14 (56.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CCNP
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (56.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Backup Exec
1 14 (56.00%) WSUS
1 14 (56.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Citrix
1 22 (88.00%) VMware
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) Symantec
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco