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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 28 59 19
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -40
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 61 39 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.50% 3.66% 10.01%
As % of the System Software category 72.62% 40.63% 75.74%
Number of salaries quoted 58 30 81
Median salary £37,500 £25,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
84 96 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.33% 9.00% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 81 76 103
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,375 £23,454
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 72 (62.61%) Windows
2 62 (53.91%) Microsoft
3 36 (31.30%) VMware
3 36 (31.30%) MS Exchange
4 34 (29.57%) Windows Server
5 29 (25.22%) SLA
6 27 (23.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (23.48%) Hyper-V
7 26 (22.61%) Cisco
8 23 (20.00%) ITIL
8 23 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (17.39%) DNS
10 19 (16.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (16.52%) MS Office
10 19 (16.52%) MS Excel
11 18 (15.65%) HP
11 18 (15.65%) Finance
12 17 (14.78%) LAN
12 17 (14.78%) WAN
12 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (13.91%) SQL
13 16 (13.91%) Citrix
14 15 (13.04%) Firewall
14 15 (13.04%) SAN
15 14 (12.17%) SCOM
15 14 (12.17%) Windows 7
15 14 (12.17%) Office 365
16 13 (11.30%) Fat Client
16 13 (11.30%) Unix
16 13 (11.30%) Thin Client

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (31.30%) MS Exchange
2 23 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.43%) SharePoint
4 11 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (5.22%) IIS
6 5 (4.35%) JBoss
6 5 (4.35%) WildFly
7 3 (2.61%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (16.52%) MS Excel
1 19 (16.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.17%) Office 365
2 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.74%) CloudFront
3 2 (1.74%) Yammer
4 1 (0.87%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.39%) DNS
2 17 (14.78%) LAN
2 17 (14.78%) WAN
3 15 (13.04%) Firewall
3 15 (13.04%) SAN
4 12 (10.43%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.83%) DHCP
5 9 (7.83%) SSL
5 9 (7.83%) VoIP
6 7 (6.09%) VPN
7 6 (5.22%) HTTPS
8 5 (4.35%) HTTP
8 5 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (4.35%) MPLS
8 5 (4.35%) Skype
9 4 (3.48%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.61%) ATM
10 3 (2.61%) FTP
11 2 (1.74%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.74%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.74%) Big Data
5 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.87%) DB2
General
1 18 (15.65%) Finance
2 11 (9.57%) Financial Institution
3 10 (8.70%) Retail
4 4 (3.48%) Automotive
5 2 (1.74%) Banking
5 2 (1.74%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.74%) French Language
5 2 (1.74%) German Language
5 2 (1.74%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.74%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.87%) Billing
6 1 (0.87%) Games
6 1 (0.87%) Local Government
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (49.57%) Analyst
2 22 (19.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (13.91%) Service Analyst
4 15 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 14 (12.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 14 (12.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (11.30%) Infrastructure Support
6 13 (11.30%) Support Analyst
7 11 (9.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (9.57%) Applications Engineer
7 11 (9.57%) Operations Analyst
8 10 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (7.83%) Desktop Analyst
9 9 (7.83%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 8 (6.96%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 8 (6.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (6.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 7 (6.09%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Fat Client
1 13 (11.30%) Thin Client
2 8 (6.96%) Hedge funds
3 6 (5.22%) AS400
3 6 (5.22%) RSA SecurID
3 6 (5.22%) VAX
4 5 (4.35%) PKI
4 5 (4.35%) Statistics
5 4 (3.48%) EPoS
6 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.61%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.74%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.87%) IVR
8 1 (0.87%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (62.61%) Windows
2 34 (29.57%) Windows Server
3 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (12.17%) Windows 7
5 13 (11.30%) Unix
6 8 (6.96%) Solaris
6 8 (6.96%) Windows 8
6 8 (6.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.22%) VMS
8 5 (4.35%) Windows 10
9 4 (3.48%) Linux
9 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.87%) Android
10 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.87%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.00%) ITIL
2 12 (10.43%) Service Delivery
2 12 (10.43%) Virtual Environments
3 11 (9.57%) Application Virtualisation
4 7 (6.09%) Analytics
5 6 (5.22%) Escalation Management
5 6 (5.22%) Mentoring
6 5 (4.35%) Change Control
6 5 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (4.35%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 5 (4.35%) DevOps
6 5 (4.35%) Matrix Management
6 5 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (4.35%) Security Operations
6 5 (4.35%) SIEM
6 5 (4.35%) Use Case
6 5 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.48%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.48%) Information Security
7 4 (3.48%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.91%) SQL
2 9 (7.83%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (16.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.57%) MCSE
3 9 (7.83%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.09%) CCA
4 7 (6.09%) CCNA
4 7 (6.09%) CCNP
4 7 (6.09%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (5.22%) MCSA
5 6 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.35%) CISM
6 5 (4.35%) CISSP
6 5 (4.35%) Degree
6 5 (4.35%) MCITP
6 5 (4.35%) SANS
6 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.35%) VCAP
7 2 (1.74%) CCIE
8 1 (0.87%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.87%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (25.22%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.87%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.87%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 27 (23.48%) Hyper-V
1 27 (23.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.43%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (10.43%) Virtual Servers
3 11 (9.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 11 (9.57%) VMware Server
4 9 (7.83%) Terminal Services
4 9 (7.83%) XenApp
5 5 (4.35%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.35%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.74%) vSphere
7 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.87%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (12.17%) SCOM
2 11 (9.57%) Control-M
2 11 (9.57%) NetBackup
3 9 (7.83%) SCCM
4 7 (6.09%) Backup Exec
4 7 (6.09%) HP SIM
5 6 (5.22%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (5.22%) Legato
5 6 (5.22%) Nagios
5 6 (5.22%) Netcool
5 6 (5.22%) NetVault Backup
5 6 (5.22%) OpenView
5 6 (5.22%) Tivoli
5 6 (5.22%) Tivoli NetView
6 1 (0.87%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.87%) DameWare
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 62 (53.91%) Microsoft
2 36 (31.30%) VMware
3 26 (22.61%) Cisco
4 18 (15.65%) HP
5 16 (13.91%) Citrix
6 11 (9.57%) Veritas
7 10 (8.70%) AppSense
7 10 (8.70%) SolarWinds
8 7 (6.09%) Computacenter
8 7 (6.09%) Oracle
8 7 (6.09%) Remedy
9 6 (5.22%) CheckPoint
9 6 (5.22%) IBM
9 6 (5.22%) NetApp
9 6 (5.22%) Wall Street Systems
10 5 (4.35%) Altiris
10 5 (4.35%) BMC
10 5 (4.35%) Intel
10 5 (4.35%) Mitel
11 3 (2.61%) Dell
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