The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 35 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 64 88 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.32% 7.25% 7.00%
As % of the System Software category 62.75% 62.41% 63.21%
Number of salaries quoted 53 82 47
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £43,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
102 141 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.47% 11.61% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 75 124 77
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £27,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
Buckinghamshire

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 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 97 (78.86%) Windows
2 93 (75.61%) Microsoft
3 57 (46.34%) MS Exchange
4 51 (41.46%) VMware
5 45 (36.59%) Hyper-V
6 44 (35.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (34.15%) Security Cleared
8 41 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (32.52%) Citrix
10 38 (30.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 37 (30.08%) SC Cleared
12 33 (26.83%) ITIL
13 32 (26.02%) Microsoft Certification
14 31 (25.20%) MS Excel
15 28 (22.76%) Exchange Server 2010
15 28 (22.76%) Exchange Server 2003
16 27 (21.95%) Cisco
17 25 (20.33%) XenApp
18 23 (18.70%) SLA
18 23 (18.70%) Exchange Server 2013
19 21 (17.07%) SQL
19 21 (17.07%) IIS
19 21 (17.07%) Symantec
20 20 (16.26%) SQL Server
20 20 (16.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 19 (15.45%) Exchange Server 2007
21 19 (15.45%) SharePoint
22 18 (14.63%) PowerShell
23 17 (13.82%) Forefront TMG
23 17 (13.82%) MCSE

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 57 (46.34%) MS Exchange
2 28 (22.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (22.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 23 (18.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (17.07%) IIS
5 19 (15.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (15.45%) SharePoint
6 14 (11.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2000
6 14 (11.38%) Lync
7 7 (5.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (4.07%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.44%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.44%) SAS
10 2 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (25.20%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.01%) LAN
1 16 (13.01%) DNS
2 14 (11.38%) WAN
3 13 (10.57%) Firewall
4 12 (9.76%) DHCP
5 8 (6.50%) SAN
6 5 (4.07%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.44%) BIG-IP
7 3 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.63%) NAS
9 1 (0.81%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.81%) Network Security
9 1 (0.81%) VoIP
9 1 (0.81%) LDAP
9 1 (0.81%) VPN
9 1 (0.81%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.81%) Wireless
9 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.63%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (0.81%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) OLAP
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (8.13%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Retail
3 4 (3.25%) Legal
4 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (32.52%) Analyst
2 25 (20.33%) Consultant
3 24 (19.51%) Support Analyst
4 14 (11.38%) Architect
5 12 (9.76%) Technical Consultant
6 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Consultant
6 11 (8.94%) Support Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (8.13%) Technical Architect
8 9 (7.32%) IT Support
8 9 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (6.50%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) DBA
10 6 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) SQL DBA
10 6 (4.88%) Server Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Change Consultant
11 5 (4.07%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (4.07%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (0.81%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Blackberry
2 14 (11.38%) Clustering
3 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.25%) EPoS
4 4 (3.25%) Replication
5 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) CESG
6 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.81%) Statistics
6 1 (0.81%) CMDB
6 1 (0.81%) PKI
6 1 (0.81%) RMADS
6 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.81%) iPhone
6 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 97 (78.86%) Windows
2 41 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (30.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.76%) Windows 7
6 9 (7.32%) Windows XP
7 8 (6.50%) Windows Vista
8 6 (4.88%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (4.07%) Linux
10 3 (2.44%) UNIX
11 2 (1.63%) Solaris
11 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.83%) ITIL
2 16 (13.01%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (10.57%) Data Protection
4 11 (8.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (7.32%) Migration
6 8 (6.50%) Change Control
7 7 (5.69%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.88%) Capacity Management
9 4 (3.25%) Project Management
9 4 (3.25%) Service Management
9 4 (3.25%) Change Management
9 4 (3.25%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (3.25%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.44%) Analytics
10 3 (2.44%) Release Management
10 3 (2.44%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.44%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.44%) Configuration Management
11 2 (1.63%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.07%) SQL
2 18 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.88%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.25%) VBScript
4 4 (3.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (34.15%) Security Cleared
2 37 (30.08%) SC Cleared
3 32 (26.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (16.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (13.82%) MCSE
6 15 (12.20%) MCP
7 12 (9.76%) MCITP
8 11 (8.94%) Degree
8 11 (8.94%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (8.13%) CCNA
10 9 (7.32%) MCSA
11 8 (6.50%) CCNP
12 5 (4.07%) MCTS
13 4 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (2.44%) CCIA
14 3 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
15 1 (0.81%) VCP5
15 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.81%) CCEE
15 1 (0.81%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (36.59%) Hyper-V
2 44 (35.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (20.33%) XenApp
4 17 (13.82%) Forefront TMG
4 17 (13.82%) VMware ESX
5 14 (11.38%) XenDesktop
6 13 (10.57%) UAG
7 8 (6.50%) Terminal Services
7 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (6.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.25%) XenServer
8 4 (3.25%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (2.44%) vSphere
10 1 (0.81%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (13.01%) SCCM
2 12 (9.76%) SCOM
3 6 (4.88%) SCVMM
3 6 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (4.07%) SCDPM
4 5 (4.07%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.07%) WSUS
4 5 (4.07%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.25%) MOM
5 4 (3.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (3.25%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.44%) SCSM
6 3 (2.44%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.44%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 93 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 51 (41.46%) VMware
3 40 (32.52%) Citrix
4 27 (21.95%) Cisco
5 21 (17.07%) Symantec
6 15 (12.20%) HP
7 12 (9.76%) Remedy
8 10 (8.13%) Computacenter
9 9 (7.32%) Websense
10 7 (5.69%) McAfee
11 5 (4.07%) NetApp
12 4 (3.25%) Dell
12 4 (3.25%) EMC
12 4 (3.25%) SAP
13 3 (2.44%) F5
13 3 (2.44%) Lotus
14 2 (1.63%) Oracle
15 1 (0.81%) Intel
15 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
15 1 (0.81%) Apple
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Blue Town Online
Salary: £26k - 35k per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes
Blue Town Online
Salary: £17k - 24.5k per year
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