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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 42 44 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -29
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 73 52 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.15% 4.60% 9.67%
As % of the System Software category 62.39% 50.98% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52 41 80
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £50,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
117 102 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.25% 9.03% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 82 65 107
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 31 August 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 136 (89.47%) Windows
2 78 (51.32%) Microsoft
3 70 (46.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (38.82%) ITIL
5 58 (38.16%) Cisco
5 58 (38.16%) VMware
6 52 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 50 (32.89%) Hyper-V
8 48 (31.58%) MS Exchange
9 46 (30.26%) MS Excel
10 40 (26.32%) SLA
10 40 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (25.00%) Finance
12 37 (24.34%) SC Cleared
12 37 (24.34%) Security Cleared
13 36 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 36 (23.68%) MCSA
14 35 (23.03%) SQL
14 35 (23.03%) Windows Server 2003
15 33 (21.71%) IIS
15 33 (21.71%) Citrix
16 29 (19.08%) MCSE
17 27 (17.76%) Change Management
18 26 (17.11%) Incident Management
19 24 (15.79%) Retail
19 24 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
20 23 (15.13%) Forefront TMG
20 23 (15.13%) UAG
20 23 (15.13%) ISA Server
20 23 (15.13%) Websense

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 48 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 33 (21.71%) IIS
3 24 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (11.84%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.66%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 46 (30.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.89%) MS Office
3 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.32%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) MFGPRO
1 3 (1.97%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.32%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.82%) SAN
2 17 (11.18%) Firewall
3 15 (9.87%) DNS
4 14 (9.21%) iSCSI
4 14 (9.21%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (8.55%) DHCP
6 10 (6.58%) LAN
6 10 (6.58%) WAN
7 8 (5.26%) VPN
8 7 (4.61%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.97%) VoIP
11 2 (1.32%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.32%) SNMP
11 2 (1.32%) IPv4
11 2 (1.32%) BIG-IP
11 2 (1.32%) OSPF
11 2 (1.32%) BGP
11 2 (1.32%) Network Security
11 2 (1.32%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.32%) MySQL
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.66%) MS Access
5 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Apache Ivy
General
1 38 (25.00%) Finance
2 24 (15.79%) Retail
3 22 (14.47%) Law
4 8 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 8 (5.26%) Banking
5 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.29%) Legal
7 3 (1.97%) French Language
7 3 (1.97%) German Language
7 3 (1.97%) Hindi Language
7 3 (1.97%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (41.45%) Analyst
2 35 (23.03%) 2nd Line Support
3 30 (19.74%) Support Analyst
4 14 (9.21%) IT Support
5 13 (8.55%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (7.89%) Storage Engineer
7 11 (7.24%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.24%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (6.58%) Service Analyst
8 10 (6.58%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (6.58%) IT Support Analyst
8 10 (6.58%) Developer
8 10 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 9 (5.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (5.26%) .NET Developer
10 8 (5.26%) Team Leader
10 8 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 7 (4.61%) Systems Manager
12 6 (3.95%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.92%) .NET
1 9 (5.92%) Web Services
2 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 8 (5.26%) CSS
2 8 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 8 (5.26%) jQuery
2 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (5.26%) HTML5
2 8 (5.26%) Entity Framework
2 8 (5.26%) CSS3
2 8 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 8 (5.26%) HTML
3 3 (1.97%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.50%) Clustering
1 19 (12.50%) Statistics
2 16 (10.53%) Replication
3 13 (8.55%) Blackberry
4 12 (7.89%) EPoS
4 12 (7.89%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (4.61%) User Experience
5 7 (4.61%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.29%) CMDB
7 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.97%) FMCG
8 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.32%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.66%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 136 (89.47%) Windows
2 70 (46.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (23.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (11.84%) Windows 7
6 16 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 15 (9.87%) Windows 8
8 11 (7.24%) Android
9 6 (3.95%) UNIX
10 5 (3.29%) Linux
11 3 (1.97%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (1.32%) Debian
12 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.32%) CentOS
13 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.82%) ITIL
2 27 (17.76%) Change Management
3 26 (17.11%) Incident Management
4 15 (9.87%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (9.87%) Mentoring
5 14 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (7.89%) Performance Analysis
6 12 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (7.89%) Data Protection
7 9 (5.92%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.26%) MVC
9 7 (4.61%) Time Management
9 7 (4.61%) Cyber Security
10 6 (3.95%) People Management
11 5 (3.29%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.63%) Asset Management
13 3 (1.97%) Information Security
13 3 (1.97%) Knowledge Management
13 3 (1.97%) Project Management
13 3 (1.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.03%) SQL
2 16 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 8 (5.26%) C#
3 8 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 52 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (24.34%) SC Cleared
2 37 (24.34%) Security Cleared
3 36 (23.68%) MCSA
4 29 (19.08%) MCSE
5 19 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (11.18%) MCITP
7 12 (7.89%) MCP
8 11 (7.24%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (5.92%) Degree
10 8 (5.26%) CCNA
11 6 (3.95%) DV Cleared
12 4 (2.63%) CCNP
13 2 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.66%) HND
14 1 (0.66%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (32.89%) Hyper-V
2 40 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (15.13%) ISA Server
3 23 (15.13%) Forefront TMG
3 23 (15.13%) UAG
4 14 (9.21%) NFS
5 3 (1.97%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.32%) XenApp
6 2 (1.32%) XenServer
6 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.32%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (3.29%) SCCM
2 2 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.32%) WMI
3 1 (0.66%) WSUS
3 1 (0.66%) Nagios
Vendors
1 78 (51.32%) Microsoft
2 58 (38.16%) Cisco
2 58 (38.16%) VMware
3 33 (21.71%) Citrix
4 23 (15.13%) Websense
5 22 (14.47%) Symantec
6 20 (13.16%) HP
7 18 (11.84%) EMC
8 16 (10.53%) Computacenter
8 16 (10.53%) Brocade
9 14 (9.21%) 3PAR
9 14 (9.21%) NetApp
10 12 (7.89%) Hitachi
11 9 (5.92%) Apple
12 7 (4.61%) Pegasus
12 7 (4.61%) Avaya
12 7 (4.61%) Juniper
12 7 (4.61%) Fortinet
13 5 (3.29%) McAfee
13 5 (3.29%) Mitel
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35-40k plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £18k - 24.5k per year
Posted: 26 days ago