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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 44 24
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 96 47 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.07% 4.09% 9.71%
As % of the System Software category 71.64% 37.90% 74.29%
Number of salaries quoted 81 38 90
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,250 £46,500
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
134 124 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.65% 10.80% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 102 92 122
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,408 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 4 March 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 170 (83.33%) Windows
2 121 (59.31%) Microsoft
3 73 (35.78%) MS Exchange
4 69 (33.82%) MS Excel
4 69 (33.82%) Citrix
5 62 (30.39%) ITIL
6 58 (28.43%) VMware
7 50 (24.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (21.08%) Windows 7
8 43 (21.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 40 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
10 38 (18.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 37 (18.14%) XenApp
11 37 (18.14%) SLA
12 36 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 34 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 29 (14.22%) Exchange Server 2007
14 29 (14.22%) SCCM
15 28 (13.73%) Security Cleared
15 28 (13.73%) SAN
16 27 (13.24%) Cisco
16 27 (13.24%) SQL Server
16 27 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2003
16 27 (13.24%) Retail
17 26 (12.75%) HP
18 24 (11.76%) Blackberry
18 24 (11.76%) vSphere
19 23 (11.27%) Hyper-V
20 22 (10.78%) Symantec
21 21 (10.29%) SQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 73 (35.78%) MS Exchange
2 40 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (14.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (7.35%) IBM Notes
7 14 (6.86%) IIS
8 9 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (3.92%) SharePoint
10 5 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.49%) Lync
Applications
1 69 (33.82%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (3.43%) Office 365
2 2 (0.98%) SaaS
2 2 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.73%) SAN
2 18 (8.82%) DNS
3 16 (7.84%) iSCSI
4 13 (6.37%) LAN
4 13 (6.37%) WAN
4 13 (6.37%) DHCP
5 12 (5.88%) Firewall
6 8 (3.92%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (3.43%) NetScaler
7 7 (3.43%) NAS
8 5 (2.45%) VoIP
8 5 (2.45%) Network Security
9 4 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.47%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.47%) Wireless
10 3 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.47%) BIG-IP
11 2 (0.98%) VLAN
11 2 (0.98%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.98%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.98%) QlikView
6 2 (0.98%) MySQL
7 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Subversion
1 4 (1.96%) Hudson
1 4 (1.96%) Ant
General
1 27 (13.24%) Retail
2 17 (8.33%) Finance
3 8 (3.92%) Banking
4 3 (1.47%) Law
5 2 (0.98%) Legal
5 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.49%) French Language
6 1 (0.49%) German Language
6 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 72 (35.29%) Analyst
2 34 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 34 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 24 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 22 (10.78%) Support Analyst
5 18 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 18 (8.82%) Consultant
6 13 (6.37%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (6.37%) Team Leader
7 11 (5.39%) Administrator
7 11 (5.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (4.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (3.92%) Help Desk Support
10 7 (3.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.43%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.43%) Server Engineer
11 6 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 6 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (2.94%) Technical Support
11 6 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.98%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 13 (6.37%) Clustering
3 8 (3.92%) Statistics
4 7 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.94%) iPhone
6 5 (2.45%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.45%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.98%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.98%) Replication
8 2 (0.98%) EPoS
8 2 (0.98%) User Experience
9 1 (0.49%) Handset
9 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.49%) PDA
9 1 (0.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 170 (83.33%) Windows
2 50 (24.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (21.08%) Windows 7
3 43 (21.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (18.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (9.80%) Windows XP
6 14 (6.86%) UNIX
7 13 (6.37%) Windows Vista
8 11 (5.39%) Linux
9 8 (3.92%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (2.94%) Windows NT
10 6 (2.94%) Windows 2000
11 5 (2.45%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.98%) CentOS
12 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.98%) Android
12 2 (0.98%) Debian
13 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.39%) ITIL
2 21 (10.29%) Incident Management
3 13 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (5.39%) Mentoring
4 11 (5.39%) People Management
4 11 (5.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (4.41%) Service Delivery
5 9 (4.41%) Change Management
6 7 (3.43%) Problem Management
7 6 (2.94%) Configuration Management
7 6 (2.94%) Software Deployment
8 5 (2.45%) PRINCE2
8 5 (2.45%) E-Commerce
9 4 (1.96%) Matrix Management
9 4 (1.96%) Change Control
9 4 (1.96%) Time Management
9 4 (1.96%) Information Security
9 4 (1.96%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (1.47%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (1.47%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.29%) SQL
2 17 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.41%) VBScript
4 5 (2.45%) VB
5 4 (1.96%) Python
5 4 (1.96%) Java
5 4 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (13.73%) Security Cleared
3 21 (10.29%) SC Cleared
4 20 (9.80%) MCSE
5 18 (8.82%) Degree
6 17 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (7.35%) MCSA
8 13 (6.37%) MCP
9 8 (3.92%) CCNA
9 8 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (2.45%) VCP5
12 4 (1.96%) CCNP
13 3 (1.47%) MCITP
14 2 (0.98%) MCDST
14 2 (0.98%) MCTS
15 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
15 1 (0.49%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (18.14%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (18.14%) XenApp
2 36 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (11.76%) vSphere
4 23 (11.27%) Hyper-V
5 20 (9.80%) VMware ESX
6 14 (6.86%) ISA Server
7 13 (6.37%) Terminal Services
8 9 (4.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (3.92%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (3.92%) XenDesktop
10 7 (3.43%) XenServer
11 6 (2.94%) Xen
11 6 (2.94%) UAG
12 4 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.98%) Samba
13 2 (0.98%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (14.22%) SCCM
2 21 (10.29%) SCOM
3 12 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 12 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 12 (5.88%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 11 (5.39%) WSUS
4 11 (5.39%) BladeLogic
5 8 (3.92%) SCVMM
6 6 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.96%) ARCserve
7 4 (1.96%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.96%) SCSM
7 4 (1.96%) SCDPM
8 3 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.98%) WMI
9 2 (0.98%) Windows Intune
9 2 (0.98%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 121 (59.31%) Microsoft
2 69 (33.82%) Citrix
3 58 (28.43%) VMware
4 27 (13.24%) Cisco
5 26 (12.75%) HP
6 22 (10.78%) Symantec
7 15 (7.35%) Intel
7 15 (7.35%) Lotus
8 12 (5.88%) IBM
9 9 (4.41%) Mitel
10 6 (2.94%) Websense
10 6 (2.94%) Remedy
10 6 (2.94%) Dell
11 5 (2.45%) McAfee
11 5 (2.45%) F5
12 4 (1.96%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.96%) Oracle
13 3 (1.47%) AppSense
13 3 (1.47%) 3PAR
14 2 (0.98%) EMC
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Klarion Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000 per annum + Manay benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago