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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 16 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.56% 11.93% 2.78%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 68.42% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +71.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,000 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
3 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.85% 17.43% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 10
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +51.51%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 5 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) WSUS
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support
3 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Support
3 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) BCP
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) VMware