The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 33 13
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.33% 1.19% 11.06%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 15.00% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 20
Average salary £25,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £26,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,150 £72,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
Active Directory
England

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

System Software Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 20 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.67% 7.91% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 53
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in the Midlands

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) NetApp
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) WSUS
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) ISA Server
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) COM
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (42.86%) Lync
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) AS400 Operator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iSeries
1 2 (28.57%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) ISA Server
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
1 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
1 3 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (42.86%) IAG
1 3 (42.86%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) WSUS
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (42.86%) Cacti
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 1 (14.29%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £9.25 - 9.25 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 5 days ago