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 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 37 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 56 81 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.27% 8.62% 11.24%
As % of the System Software category 64.37% 71.68% 86.40%
Number of salaries quoted 43 73 90
Average salary £26,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,600 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
87 113 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.18% 12.02% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 63 94 97
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
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 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 22 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 101 (84.87%) Windows
2 83 (69.75%) Microsoft
3 55 (46.22%) MS Exchange
4 42 (35.29%) Citrix
5 41 (34.45%) VMware
6 36 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (27.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (27.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (26.89%) Security Cleared
8 32 (26.89%) Exchange Server 2010
9 31 (26.05%) MS Excel
10 28 (23.53%) SC Cleared
11 27 (22.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 27 (22.69%) SQL
12 26 (21.85%) ITIL
13 25 (21.01%) Hyper-V
13 25 (21.01%) XenApp
14 24 (20.17%) Exchange Server 2013
15 23 (19.33%) MS Office
15 23 (19.33%) SLA
16 21 (17.65%) Cisco
17 19 (15.97%) VMware ESX
17 19 (15.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (15.97%) Exchange Server 2007
18 18 (15.13%) Windows 7
18 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (15.13%) SQL Server
19 17 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 16 (13.45%) Symantec
20 16 (13.45%) Blackberry

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 55 (46.22%) MS Exchange
2 32 (26.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (22.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (20.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (15.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (10.92%) SharePoint
6 13 (10.92%) IIS
7 12 (10.08%) Lync
8 11 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2000
9 9 (7.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (6.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (5.88%) IBM Notes
12 5 (4.20%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (2.52%) SAS
14 2 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (26.05%) MS Excel
2 23 (19.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.68%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) Firewall
2 12 (10.08%) DNS
2 12 (10.08%) LAN
3 9 (7.56%) WAN
4 8 (6.72%) DHCP
5 7 (5.88%) SAN
6 4 (3.36%) ADSL
6 4 (3.36%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (3.36%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.52%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.52%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.84%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.84%) Network Security
8 1 (0.84%) VLAN
8 1 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.84%) Wireless
8 1 (0.84%) 3G
8 1 (0.84%) Internet
8 1 (0.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.84%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.84%) OLAP
6 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Hudson
1 3 (2.52%) Subversion
1 3 (2.52%) Ant
General
1 12 (10.08%) Retail
2 10 (8.40%) Finance
3 5 (4.20%) Legal
4 2 (1.68%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (35.29%) Analyst
2 30 (25.21%) Support Analyst
3 21 (17.65%) Consultant
4 12 (10.08%) IT Support
5 11 (9.24%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (9.24%) Support Engineer
5 11 (9.24%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.56%) Help Desk Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Service Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Help Desk Support
7 8 (6.72%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Server Engineer
7 8 (6.72%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
8 7 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) SQL DBA
8 7 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (5.88%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Blackberry
2 9 (7.56%) Clustering
3 8 (6.72%) EPoS
4 6 (5.04%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.36%) Replication
5 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.36%) User Experience
6 2 (1.68%) Statistics
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.84%) iPhone
7 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 101 (84.87%) Windows
2 33 (27.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 33 (27.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (15.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (15.13%) Windows 7
5 14 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 9 (7.56%) Linux
7 6 (5.04%) UNIX
7 6 (5.04%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (4.20%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.36%) Android
10 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.52%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.52%) Solaris
11 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.85%) ITIL
2 13 (10.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (6.72%) Change Control
3 8 (6.72%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (5.04%) Configuration Management
4 6 (5.04%) Capacity Management
4 6 (5.04%) Mentoring
5 5 (4.20%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.20%) Migration
6 4 (3.36%) Release Management
7 3 (2.52%) Analytics
7 3 (2.52%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (2.52%) Matrix Management
7 3 (2.52%) Service Management
7 3 (2.52%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.52%) Information Security
7 3 (2.52%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.68%) Project Management
8 2 (1.68%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.68%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.69%) SQL
2 14 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.04%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.04%) VBScript
4 3 (2.52%) Python
4 3 (2.52%) VB
4 3 (2.52%) Java
4 3 (2.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (26.89%) Security Cleared
2 28 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (10.08%) MCP
6 11 (9.24%) Degree
7 9 (7.56%) MCITP
8 8 (6.72%) MCSE
9 6 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (5.04%) CCNA
10 5 (4.20%) MCSA
11 4 (3.36%) CCNP
12 3 (2.52%) MCTS
12 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.84%) VCP5
13 1 (0.84%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (21.01%) Hyper-V
2 25 (21.01%) XenApp
3 19 (15.97%) VMware ESX
4 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.20%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (4.20%) UAG
6 5 (4.20%) vSphere
6 5 (4.20%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.36%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (2.52%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (8.40%) SCCM
2 8 (6.72%) SCOM
3 6 (5.04%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.20%) SCDPM
4 5 (4.20%) SCVMM
5 4 (3.36%) WSUS
6 3 (2.52%) SCSM
6 3 (2.52%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.52%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.52%) ARCserve
7 2 (1.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.84%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 83 (69.75%) Microsoft
2 42 (35.29%) Citrix
3 41 (34.45%) VMware
4 21 (17.65%) Cisco
5 16 (13.45%) Symantec
6 9 (7.56%) HP
7 7 (5.88%) Lotus
8 6 (5.04%) Oracle
8 6 (5.04%) Remedy
9 5 (4.20%) Computacenter
9 5 (4.20%) Websense
9 5 (4.20%) Dell
10 4 (3.36%) Cognos
10 4 (3.36%) McAfee
10 4 (3.36%) WatchGuard
10 4 (3.36%) Spiceworks
11 3 (2.52%) F5
11 3 (2.52%) NetApp
12 2 (1.68%) SAP
12 2 (1.68%) EMC
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £36500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol; Milton Keynes, UK
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Milton Keynes
Blue Town Online
Salary: £17k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 25 days ago