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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 63 15 52
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +37
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 36 122 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.42% 11.50% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category 41.38% 80.79% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28 100 32
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,909 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.51%
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
87 151 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.27% 14.23% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 65 115 75
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £23,408 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

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 9 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 67 (81.71%) Windows
2 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 33 (40.24%) Windows Server
4 32 (39.02%) MS Excel
5 29 (35.37%) SQL Server
5 29 (35.37%) VMware
6 28 (34.15%) MS Exchange
7 26 (31.71%) SQL
8 25 (30.49%) ITIL
9 24 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (26.83%) Firewall
10 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (23.17%) Finance
13 18 (21.95%) Retail
13 18 (21.95%) Cisco
14 15 (18.29%) EPoS
14 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (18.29%) Hyper-V
14 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (17.07%) SAN
15 14 (17.07%) ISA Server
16 13 (15.85%) DNS
16 13 (15.85%) IIS
16 13 (15.85%) LAN
16 13 (15.85%) DHCP
16 13 (15.85%) Office 365
17 12 (14.63%) User Experience
17 12 (14.63%) SLA
18 11 (13.41%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 28 (34.15%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.85%) IIS
3 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (39.02%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) Firewall
2 14 (17.07%) SAN
3 13 (15.85%) DHCP
3 13 (15.85%) DNS
3 13 (15.85%) LAN
4 11 (13.41%) WAN
5 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.54%) NAS
6 7 (8.54%) SSL
7 6 (7.32%) VoIP
8 5 (6.10%) CTI
8 5 (6.10%) LDAP
9 4 (4.88%) Internet
9 4 (4.88%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.66%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (3.66%) VPN
11 1 (1.22%) Broadband
11 1 (1.22%) MPLS
11 1 (1.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 18 (21.95%) Retail
3 3 (3.66%) Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.22%) French Language
4 1 (1.22%) German Language
4 1 (1.22%) Hindi Language
4 1 (1.22%) Law
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (51.22%) Analyst
2 25 (30.49%) Support Analyst
3 21 (25.61%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (18.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 14 (17.07%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 14 (17.07%) IT Support
6 13 (15.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 13 (15.85%) Support Engineer
7 12 (14.63%) IT Analyst
7 12 (14.63%) IT Support Analyst
8 11 (13.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 5 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Architect
10 5 (6.10%) Help Desk Analyst
10 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (4.88%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) Middleware
1 4 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.66%) AngularJS
2 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (3.66%) CSS
2 3 (3.66%) CSS3
2 3 (3.66%) Entity Framework
2 3 (3.66%) HTML
2 3 (3.66%) HTML5
2 3 (3.66%) jQuery
2 3 (3.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) EPoS
2 12 (14.63%) User Experience
3 8 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.32%) Clustering
5 5 (6.10%) IVR
6 4 (4.88%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (3.66%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.66%) Replication
7 3 (3.66%) Statistics
8 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.22%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 67 (81.71%) Windows
2 33 (40.24%) Windows Server
3 24 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.98%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.10%) Linux
6 5 (6.10%) Unix
7 4 (4.88%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) ITIL
2 8 (9.76%) Change Management
3 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.10%) Information Security
4 5 (6.10%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (6.10%) Time Management
5 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.88%) Project Management
5 4 (4.88%) SOA
6 3 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.66%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.66%) MVC
6 3 (3.66%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (2.44%) Data Security
7 2 (2.44%) Internal Audit
8 1 (1.22%) Line Management
8 1 (1.22%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.22%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 26 (31.71%) SQL
2 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.66%) C#
3 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (13.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
4 9 (10.98%) MCSA
5 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
6 7 (8.54%) MCSE
7 6 (7.32%) CCNA
7 6 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.66%) CCNP
8 3 (3.66%) MCP
9 2 (2.44%) Degree
9 2 (2.44%) MCITP
9 2 (2.44%) VCP5
10 1 (1.22%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) SLA
2 5 (6.10%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (18.29%) Hyper-V
3 14 (17.07%) ISA Server
4 9 (10.98%) Forefront TMG
4 9 (10.98%) UAG
5 7 (8.54%) VMware ESX
6 6 (7.32%) vSphere
7 3 (3.66%) NFS
7 3 (3.66%) XenApp
8 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (2.44%) SCCM
1 2 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 29 (35.37%) VMware
3 18 (21.95%) Cisco
4 10 (12.20%) Citrix
5 9 (10.98%) Forcepoint
6 8 (9.76%) Symantec
7 6 (7.32%) NetApp
8 5 (6.10%) Avaya
8 5 (6.10%) Oracle
9 4 (4.88%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.88%) Computacenter
9 4 (4.88%) EMC
9 4 (4.88%) HP
9 4 (4.88%) IBM
10 3 (3.66%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.66%) Brocade
10 3 (3.66%) Hitachi
10 3 (3.66%) MobileIron
10 3 (3.66%) Remedy
11 1 (1.22%) Intel Security
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