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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 35 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 86 62 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.67% 5.05% 6.90%
As % of the System Software category 63.24% 56.36% 59.86%
Number of salaries quoted 71 52 84
Average salary £30,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.58% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,500 £44,050
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
136 110 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.96% 8.96% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 106 82 132
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 £27,350 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 30 June 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 152 (86.36%) Windows
2 96 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 69 (39.20%) VMware
4 67 (38.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (36.36%) ITIL
6 63 (35.80%) MS Exchange
7 61 (34.66%) MS Excel
8 56 (31.82%) Cisco
9 51 (28.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 49 (27.84%) Hyper-V
11 47 (26.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 45 (25.57%) Citrix
13 43 (24.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 39 (22.16%) Security Cleared
16 38 (21.59%) SLA
17 36 (20.45%) SC Cleared
17 36 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
18 33 (18.75%) MCSA
19 32 (18.18%) MCSE
20 30 (17.05%) Incident Management
21 29 (16.48%) HP
22 25 (14.20%) SAN
23 24 (13.64%) DNS
23 24 (13.64%) Finance
23 24 (13.64%) Windows 7
24 23 (13.07%) Symantec
25 22 (12.50%) IIS
26 21 (11.93%) SQL
27 20 (11.36%) Law

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 63 (35.80%) MS Exchange
2 36 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (12.50%) IIS
4 19 (10.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (9.66%) SharePoint
6 14 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.84%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 61 (34.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) MFGPRO
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.57%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.39%) Office 365
2 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.20%) SAN
2 24 (13.64%) DNS
3 20 (11.36%) Firewall
4 18 (10.23%) DHCP
5 15 (8.52%) iSCSI
6 12 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (5.11%) LAN
7 9 (5.11%) WAN
8 8 (4.55%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.98%) VPN
9 7 (3.98%) NetScaler
10 5 (2.84%) Network Security
10 5 (2.84%) BIG-IP
11 4 (2.27%) SNMP
11 4 (2.27%) IPv4
11 4 (2.27%) VoIP
11 4 (2.27%) OSPF
11 4 (2.27%) BGP
12 3 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.70%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.27%) MySQL
3 2 (1.14%) QlikView
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.57%) MS Access
4 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Apache Ivy
General
1 24 (13.64%) Finance
2 20 (11.36%) Law
3 18 (10.23%) Retail
4 7 (3.98%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.84%) Legal
6 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.14%) Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.57%) French Language
7 1 (0.57%) German Language
7 1 (0.57%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 67 (38.07%) Analyst
2 37 (21.02%) 2nd Line Support
3 23 (13.07%) Support Analyst
4 19 (10.80%) Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (10.80%) Service Analyst
5 17 (9.66%) Team Leader
6 12 (6.82%) IT Support
7 11 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 9 (5.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (5.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.11%) Consultant
8 9 (5.11%) IT Support Analyst
9 8 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
9 8 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (4.55%) Technical Support
10 7 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (3.41%) Systems Manager
11 6 (3.41%) Desktop Support
12 5 (2.84%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.27%) EDI
2 2 (1.14%) .NET
2 2 (1.14%) Web Services
3 1 (0.57%) HTML
3 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.57%) CSS
3 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.57%) jQuery
3 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.57%) HTML5
3 1 (0.57%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.57%) CSS3
3 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.80%) Blackberry
2 17 (9.66%) Clustering
3 15 (8.52%) Statistics
4 13 (7.39%) Replication
5 9 (5.11%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.55%) EPoS
6 8 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (4.55%) User Experience
7 7 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.84%) CMDB
9 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.27%) EqualLogic
10 3 (1.70%) FMCG
11 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.57%) iPhone
12 1 (0.57%) Telematics
12 1 (0.57%) PKI
12 1 (0.57%) PDA
12 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 152 (86.36%) Windows
2 67 (38.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (26.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 18 (10.23%) Windows XP
7 17 (9.66%) Windows 8
8 12 (6.82%) Android
9 11 (6.25%) UNIX
10 9 (5.11%) Linux
11 4 (2.27%) Debian
11 4 (2.27%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.27%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.27%) CentOS
12 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (36.36%) ITIL
2 30 (17.05%) Incident Management
3 18 (10.23%) Change Management
4 15 (8.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (8.52%) People Management
5 12 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (4.55%) Time Management
6 8 (4.55%) Data Protection
6 8 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
6 8 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 7 (3.98%) Cyber Security
7 7 (3.98%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.41%) Security Patching
9 5 (2.84%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (2.84%) Patch Management
9 5 (2.84%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.27%) Capacity Management
10 4 (2.27%) Software Deployment
11 3 (1.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.93%) SQL
2 16 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.70%) VBScript
3 3 (1.70%) VB
4 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.57%) C#
4 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 51 (28.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (22.16%) Security Cleared
3 36 (20.45%) SC Cleared
4 33 (18.75%) MCSA
5 32 (18.18%) MCSE
6 19 (10.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (9.66%) MCP
8 13 (7.39%) MCITP
8 13 (7.39%) Degree
9 7 (3.98%) CCNA
9 7 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (3.41%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.70%) VCP5
11 3 (1.70%) MCDST
12 2 (1.14%) MCTS
12 2 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.57%) HND
13 1 (0.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (21.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (27.84%) Hyper-V
2 43 (24.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.23%) Forefront TMG
3 18 (10.23%) UAG
3 18 (10.23%) ISA Server
4 13 (7.39%) XenApp
5 12 (6.82%) NFS
6 11 (6.25%) vSphere
6 11 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 7 (3.98%) XenServer
8 6 (3.41%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.27%) Samba
10 3 (1.70%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.70%) Xen
11 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (9.09%) SCCM
2 9 (5.11%) WSUS
3 6 (3.41%) SCOM
4 5 (2.84%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (2.27%) WMI
5 4 (2.27%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.14%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.14%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.14%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.14%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 96 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 69 (39.20%) VMware
3 56 (31.82%) Cisco
4 45 (25.57%) Citrix
5 29 (16.48%) HP
6 23 (13.07%) Symantec
7 18 (10.23%) Websense
8 15 (8.52%) EMC
9 14 (7.95%) Computacenter
10 13 (7.39%) 3PAR
11 12 (6.82%) NetApp
12 11 (6.25%) Brocade
13 10 (5.68%) Apple
14 8 (4.55%) McAfee
14 8 (4.55%) Hitachi
15 7 (3.98%) Pegasus
15 7 (3.98%) Avaya
15 7 (3.98%) Juniper
15 7 (3.98%) Fortinet
16 6 (3.41%) F5
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
First Point
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
First Point
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago