The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 20 56 19
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -37
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 104 37 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.35% 3.55% 10.13%
As % of the System Software category 77.04% 46.25% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 81 32 108
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Buckinghamshire

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

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
135 80 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.14% 7.67% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 106 68 139
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,420
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

1 133 (84.18%) Windows
2 90 (56.96%) Microsoft
3 52 (32.91%) MS Exchange
4 47 (29.75%) Citrix
5 44 (27.85%) ITIL
6 42 (26.58%) MS Excel
7 38 (24.05%) Windows 7
8 37 (23.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (21.52%) SLA
10 33 (20.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (19.62%) VMware
12 27 (17.09%) MS Office
13 26 (16.46%) Windows XP
14 25 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (15.82%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (14.56%) Exchange Server 2003
15 23 (14.56%) XenApp
15 23 (14.56%) SQL
16 22 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
16 22 (13.92%) Cisco
16 22 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (13.29%) Retail
17 21 (13.29%) SAN
18 20 (12.66%) Blackberry
19 19 (12.03%) SCCM
20 18 (11.39%) Symantec
21 17 (10.76%) Security Cleared
21 17 (10.76%) Finance
22 16 (10.13%) SCOM
22 16 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2007

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 52 (32.91%) MS Exchange
2 25 (15.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (14.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (7.59%) IBM Notes
6 10 (6.33%) IIS
6 10 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (5.06%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (3.16%) Lync
10 4 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.63%) SAS
12 1 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 42 (26.58%) MS Excel
2 27 (17.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) Office 365
2 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.29%) SAN
2 15 (9.49%) LAN
3 13 (8.23%) Firewall
4 12 (7.59%) WAN
5 11 (6.96%) DNS
5 11 (6.96%) iSCSI
6 8 (5.06%) DHCP
7 7 (4.43%) NAS
8 5 (3.16%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (2.53%) ADSL
10 3 (1.90%) VoIP
10 3 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.90%) Wireless
10 3 (1.90%) VPN
11 2 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.27%) Network Security
11 2 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.27%) BIG-IP
11 2 (1.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (4.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Ant
1 4 (2.53%) Subversion
1 4 (2.53%) Hudson
General
1 21 (13.29%) Retail
2 17 (10.76%) Finance
3 7 (4.43%) Banking
4 2 (1.27%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.27%) Legal
4 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) French Language
5 1 (0.63%) German Language
5 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (37.34%) Analyst
2 28 (17.72%) Support Analyst
3 21 (13.29%) Service Analyst
3 21 (13.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 20 (12.66%) 2nd Line Support
4 20 (12.66%) Support Engineer
5 12 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (6.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (6.33%) Administrator
8 9 (5.70%) Help Desk Support
8 9 (5.70%) IT Support
8 9 (5.70%) Server Engineer
9 8 (5.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Help Desk Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Consultant
10 7 (4.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.66%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.06%) Statistics
3 7 (4.43%) Clustering
4 5 (3.16%) iPhone
4 5 (3.16%) EPoS
4 5 (3.16%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.27%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) Handset
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 133 (84.18%) Windows
2 38 (24.05%) Windows 7
3 37 (23.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (20.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (16.46%) Windows XP
6 22 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.33%) UNIX
7 10 (6.33%) Windows Vista
7 10 (6.33%) Linux
8 7 (4.43%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (4.43%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.80%) Windows 2000
9 6 (3.80%) Windows NT
10 4 (2.53%) Android
10 4 (2.53%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.90%) Solaris
12 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.85%) ITIL
2 11 (6.96%) Incident Management
3 9 (5.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (5.06%) Change Management
4 8 (5.06%) Mentoring
5 6 (3.80%) Problem Management
5 6 (3.80%) Configuration Management
6 5 (3.16%) Service Delivery
6 5 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (2.53%) Migration
7 4 (2.53%) Information Security
7 4 (2.53%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (2.53%) Service Management
7 4 (2.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (2.53%) Matrix Management
8 3 (1.90%) Release Management
8 3 (1.90%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (1.90%) Time Management
9 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.56%) SQL
2 9 (5.70%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.80%) VBScript
4 4 (2.53%) Python
4 4 (2.53%) Java
4 4 (2.53%) Perl
5 2 (1.27%) VB
6 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.76%) Security Cleared
3 15 (9.49%) MCSE
4 13 (8.23%) SC Cleared
5 11 (6.96%) Degree
6 9 (5.70%) CCNA
6 9 (5.70%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.43%) MCITP
9 5 (3.16%) MCSA
9 5 (3.16%) CCNP
9 5 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.53%) MCP
11 3 (1.90%) MCTS
12 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (21.52%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (14.56%) XenApp
2 22 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.23%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.96%) ISA Server
5 10 (6.33%) VMware ESX
6 9 (5.70%) Terminal Services
6 9 (5.70%) vSphere
7 6 (3.80%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.53%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.53%) UAG
9 3 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.27%) XenServer
11 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (12.03%) SCCM
2 16 (10.13%) SCOM
3 10 (6.33%) Tivoli
3 10 (6.33%) Backup Exec
3 10 (6.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 7 (4.43%) BladeLogic
5 5 (3.16%) WSUS
5 5 (3.16%) SCVMM
6 4 (2.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.90%) SCSM
7 3 (1.90%) SCDPM
7 3 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.27%) Windows Intune
8 2 (1.27%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.63%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 90 (56.96%) Microsoft
2 47 (29.75%) Citrix
3 31 (19.62%) VMware
4 22 (13.92%) Cisco
5 18 (11.39%) Symantec
6 12 (7.59%) Lotus
6 12 (7.59%) HP
7 10 (6.33%) IBM
8 7 (4.43%) Oracle
8 7 (4.43%) Mitel
9 6 (3.80%) Dell
9 6 (3.80%) Remedy
10 5 (3.16%) Intel
11 4 (2.53%) Cognos
11 4 (2.53%) WatchGuard
11 4 (2.53%) Websense
11 4 (2.53%) Spiceworks
12 3 (1.90%) F5
12 3 (1.90%) McAfee
12 3 (1.90%) AppSense
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