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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 14.85% 7.01% -
As % of the System Software category 93.75% 84.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 0
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 -
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
16 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 15.84% 8.28% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 7
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £60,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 2 June 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) VMware
3 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
5 18 (72.00%) DHCP
5 18 (72.00%) DNS
6 17 (68.00%) Citrix
7 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
9 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
9 9 (36.00%) SAN
9 9 (36.00%) Thin Client
9 9 (36.00%) VoIP
9 9 (36.00%) Fat Client
9 9 (36.00%) Finance
9 9 (36.00%) vSphere
10 7 (28.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 7 (28.00%) Backup Exec
10 7 (28.00%) WSUS
10 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
10 7 (28.00%) Symantec
10 7 (28.00%) BCP
10 7 (28.00%) VBScript
11 4 (16.00%) Cisco
11 4 (16.00%) PBX
11 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
11 4 (16.00%) MCITP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) DHCP
1 18 (72.00%) DNS
2 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (36.00%) SAN
2 9 (36.00%) VoIP
3 4 (16.00%) PBX
4 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Support Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Technical Support
4 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Technical Support
4 6 (24.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Administrator
5 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) IT Support
8 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
9 1 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
9 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (36.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) BCP
2 1 (4.00%) Migration
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (28.00%) VBScript
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (16.00%) MCITP
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (36.00%) vSphere
3 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 7 (28.00%) Backup Exec
1 7 (28.00%) WSUS
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (68.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) Symantec
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
5 4 (16.00%) Veeam