The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.76% 7.93% 7.24%
As % of the System Software category 48.39% 48.28% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 21
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

System Software Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 58 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.84% 16.43% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 52 52
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Middlesex region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Middlesex

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (46.67%) VMware
5 13 (43.33%) DNS
6 12 (40.00%) MS Office
6 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
9 8 (26.67%) Citrix
10 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
10 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
10 7 (23.33%) WAN
10 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
11 6 (20.00%) SCOM
11 6 (20.00%) DHCP
11 6 (20.00%) ITIL
11 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (20.00%) Firewall
12 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (16.67%) SAN
12 5 (16.67%) HP
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 5 (16.67%) MCSE
12 5 (16.67%) LAN
12 5 (16.67%) XenApp
13 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (13.33%) VPN
13 4 (13.33%) CCNA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.67%) Lync
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) ArcGIS
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Office
2 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) WAN
3 6 (20.00%) DHCP
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
4 5 (16.67%) SAN
4 5 (16.67%) LAN
5 4 (13.33%) VPN
5 4 (13.33%) MPLS
6 3 (10.00%) VoIP
7 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (6.67%) VLAN
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security
7 2 (6.67%) NAS
8 1 (3.33%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (3.33%) OSPF
8 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.33%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Administrator
2 8 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (20.00%) Project Administrator
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Support Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) GIS
3 1 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) BCP
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) CCNA
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.67%) MCITP
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) ACMT
5 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) ACTC
5 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) XenApp
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) NetApp
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (6.67%) Mitel
8 1 (3.33%) WatchGuard
8 1 (3.33%) NETGEAR
8 1 (3.33%) Kerio
8 1 (3.33%) Aruba
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle
8 1 (3.33%) Adobe
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) ESRI
8 1 (3.33%) Juniper
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago