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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 64 19
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -45
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 103 27 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.65% 2.58% 11.93%
As % of the System Software category 75.74% 34.18% 76.24%
Number of salaries quoted 83 27 118
Average salary £30,500 £24,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.08% -32.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £24,829
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,600 £50,000
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
136 79 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.75% 7.54% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 104 67 151
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,408 £20,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 23 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 145 (83.82%) Windows
2 109 (63.01%) Microsoft
3 65 (37.57%) MS Exchange
4 60 (34.68%) Citrix
5 57 (32.95%) MS Excel
6 50 (28.90%) ITIL
7 46 (26.59%) VMware
8 43 (24.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (21.97%) Windows 7
10 37 (21.39%) XenApp
10 37 (21.39%) Exchange Server 2010
11 36 (20.81%) SLA
12 35 (20.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 31 (17.92%) Exchange Server 2003
14 30 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (16.76%) Exchange Server 2007
15 29 (16.76%) Windows Server 2012
16 27 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (14.45%) MS Office
17 25 (14.45%) SQL Server
18 23 (13.29%) vSphere
19 22 (12.72%) SCCM
19 22 (12.72%) Retail
19 22 (12.72%) Blackberry
19 22 (12.72%) SQL
19 22 (12.72%) Windows XP
19 22 (12.72%) SAN
19 22 (12.72%) Symantec
20 21 (12.14%) Cisco
20 21 (12.14%) VMware ESX

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 65 (37.57%) MS Exchange
2 37 (21.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (17.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 29 (16.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (9.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (8.09%) IBM Notes
7 12 (6.94%) IIS
8 8 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.89%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.89%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (1.16%) Lync
12 1 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (32.95%) MS Excel
2 25 (14.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.89%) Office 365
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.16%) IaaS
3 2 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.72%) SAN
2 14 (8.09%) iSCSI
2 14 (8.09%) LAN
3 13 (7.51%) WAN
4 12 (6.94%) Firewall
5 9 (5.20%) DNS
6 8 (4.62%) DHCP
7 7 (4.05%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (4.05%) NAS
8 5 (2.89%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.73%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.73%) ADSL
9 3 (1.73%) VPN
9 3 (1.73%) VoIP
9 3 (1.73%) Wireless
10 2 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.16%) SSL
10 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.16%) Broadband
10 2 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Ant
1 4 (2.31%) Hudson
1 4 (2.31%) Subversion
General
1 22 (12.72%) Retail
2 16 (9.25%) Finance
3 8 (4.62%) Banking
4 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.16%) Legal
4 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) French Language
5 1 (0.58%) German Language
5 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (34.68%) Analyst
2 28 (16.18%) Service Desk Analyst
2 28 (16.18%) Service Analyst
3 23 (13.29%) Support Analyst
4 19 (10.98%) Support Engineer
5 17 (9.83%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (9.83%) Consultant
6 13 (7.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (5.20%) Administrator
9 8 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (4.62%) Team Leader
9 8 (4.62%) Help Desk Support
9 8 (4.62%) Server Engineer
10 6 (3.47%) Help Desk Analyst
10 6 (3.47%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.47%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 6 (3.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.47%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 5 (2.89%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.72%) Blackberry
2 9 (5.20%) Clustering
3 8 (4.62%) Statistics
4 5 (2.89%) iPhone
4 5 (2.89%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.73%) EPoS
6 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.58%) Handset
6 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 145 (83.82%) Windows
2 43 (24.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (21.97%) Windows 7
4 35 (20.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (16.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (12.72%) Windows XP
7 10 (5.78%) UNIX
7 10 (5.78%) Windows Vista
8 7 (4.05%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.47%) Windows NT
9 6 (3.47%) Linux
9 6 (3.47%) Windows 2000
9 6 (3.47%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.89%) Mac OS
11 4 (2.31%) Android
12 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.90%) ITIL
2 17 (9.83%) Incident Management
3 13 (7.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (6.94%) Mentoring
5 10 (5.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (4.62%) Change Management
7 7 (4.05%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.47%) People Management
8 6 (3.47%) Problem Management
9 5 (2.89%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.31%) Information Security
10 4 (2.31%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.31%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (2.31%) Matrix Management
11 3 (1.73%) Compatibility Testing
11 3 (1.73%) Time Management
11 3 (1.73%) Change Control
11 3 (1.73%) Software Deployment
12 2 (1.16%) MOF
12 2 (1.16%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.72%) SQL
2 11 (6.36%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.47%) VBScript
4 4 (2.31%) Java
4 4 (2.31%) Perl
4 4 (2.31%) Python
5 2 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.98%) Security Cleared
3 18 (10.40%) MCSE
4 15 (8.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (8.09%) SC Cleared
6 11 (6.36%) Degree
6 11 (6.36%) MCP
7 10 (5.78%) MCSA
8 7 (4.05%) CCNA
8 7 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.89%) VCP5
9 5 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.89%) CCNP
10 4 (2.31%) MCITP
11 1 (0.58%) MCTS
11 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (20.81%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (21.39%) XenApp
2 30 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (13.29%) vSphere
4 21 (12.14%) VMware ESX
5 14 (8.09%) Hyper-V
6 12 (6.94%) ISA Server
7 11 (6.36%) Terminal Services
8 9 (5.20%) XenDesktop
9 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (3.47%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (3.47%) Xen
11 5 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (2.31%) XenServer
12 4 (2.31%) UAG
Systems Management
1 22 (12.72%) SCCM
2 17 (9.83%) SCOM
3 12 (6.94%) Backup Exec
3 12 (6.94%) Tivoli
3 12 (6.94%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 8 (4.62%) BladeLogic
5 6 (3.47%) SCVMM
6 5 (2.89%) WSUS
7 4 (2.31%) SCDPM
7 4 (2.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (2.31%) SCSM
8 3 (1.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (1.73%) ARCserve
8 3 (1.73%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.16%) Windows Intune
9 2 (1.16%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 109 (63.01%) Microsoft
2 60 (34.68%) Citrix
3 46 (26.59%) VMware
4 22 (12.72%) Symantec
5 21 (12.14%) Cisco
6 17 (9.83%) HP
7 15 (8.67%) Intel
8 14 (8.09%) Lotus
9 12 (6.94%) IBM
10 7 (4.05%) Mitel
10 7 (4.05%) Dell
11 6 (3.47%) Remedy
12 4 (2.31%) Websense
12 4 (2.31%) Oracle
13 3 (1.73%) WatchGuard
13 3 (1.73%) Spiceworks
13 3 (1.73%) Cognos
13 3 (1.73%) AppSense
14 2 (1.16%) McAfee
15 1 (0.58%) Computacenter
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