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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 7.26% - 6.25%
As % of the System Software category 64.29% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -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
14 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 11.29% 2.33% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

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 21 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Citrix
3 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
5 6 (31.58%) LAN
5 6 (31.58%) WAN
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
6 5 (26.32%) DHCP
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) DNS
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 5 (26.32%) SAN
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) MPLS
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Clustering
8 3 (15.79%) IIS
8 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) NHS
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.79%) ISA Server
8 3 (15.79%) VLAN
8 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (15.79%) IIS
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.53%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) DHCP
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) SAN
3 4 (21.05%) MPLS
4 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 2 (10.53%) Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Support Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) Administrator
4 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Support
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) IT Support
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Network Support
5 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Network Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Network Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) DBA
6 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (10.53%) Logistics
3 1 (5.26%) Operations Research
3 1 (5.26%) Database Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) ETL
3 1 (5.26%) Process Management
3 1 (5.26%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSA
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) ISA Server
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Citrix
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Kronos