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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 70 71 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.49% 7.26% 7.64%
As % of the System Software category 69.31% 68.93% 72.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55 61 62
Average salary £26,500 £31,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.51% +9.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £45,000 £44,750
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
101 103 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.37% 10.53% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78 87 78
Average salary £29,750 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.46% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,250 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 117 (84.17%) Windows
2 89 (64.03%) Microsoft
3 60 (43.17%) MS Exchange
4 45 (32.37%) Citrix
5 42 (30.22%) VMware
6 34 (24.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (24.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 33 (23.74%) MS Excel
8 32 (23.02%) Security Cleared
9 30 (21.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (21.58%) Exchange Server 2003
9 30 (21.58%) SQL
9 30 (21.58%) ITIL
9 30 (21.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (19.42%) SLA
10 27 (19.42%) SC Cleared
11 26 (18.71%) XenApp
12 25 (17.99%) Windows 7
12 25 (17.99%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (16.55%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (15.83%) SQL Server
14 22 (15.83%) Hyper-V
15 21 (15.11%) Exchange Server 2007
15 21 (15.11%) Cisco
16 20 (14.39%) MS Office
16 20 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (12.95%) Windows XP
17 18 (12.95%) Blackberry
17 18 (12.95%) VMware ESX
17 18 (12.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 60 (43.17%) MS Exchange
2 34 (24.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (21.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 25 (17.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (15.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (8.63%) SharePoint
7 11 (7.91%) IIS
7 11 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2000
8 10 (7.19%) Lync
9 9 (6.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (5.76%) IBM Notes
10 8 (5.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (2.16%) SAS
13 2 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (23.74%) MS Excel
2 20 (14.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.44%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.04%) Office 365
2 2 (1.44%) IaaS
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.07%) LAN
1 14 (10.07%) Firewall
2 13 (9.35%) SAN
3 12 (8.63%) DNS
4 11 (7.91%) WAN
5 8 (5.76%) iSCSI
6 7 (5.04%) DHCP
7 4 (2.88%) ADSL
7 4 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.16%) BIG-IP
8 3 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.16%) VPN
9 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.44%) Internet
9 2 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.44%) Wireless
9 2 (1.44%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.72%) VLAN
10 1 (0.72%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (5.04%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.72%) OLAP
6 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.72%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Ant
1 4 (2.88%) Subversion
1 4 (2.88%) Hudson
General
1 15 (10.79%) Retail
2 9 (6.47%) Finance
3 5 (3.60%) Legal
4 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) French Language
5 1 (0.72%) German Language
5 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (38.85%) Analyst
2 33 (23.74%) Support Analyst
3 18 (12.95%) Consultant
3 18 (12.95%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (12.23%) Support Engineer
5 15 (10.79%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (9.35%) Service Analyst
6 13 (9.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (8.63%) IT Support
8 11 (7.91%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 10 (7.19%) Server Engineer
10 9 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.76%) Help Desk Analyst
12 7 (5.04%) DBA
12 7 (5.04%) Help Desk Support
12 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 7 (5.04%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (5.04%) IT Support Analyst
12 7 (5.04%) SQL DBA
13 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.95%) Blackberry
2 9 (6.47%) Clustering
3 8 (5.76%) EPoS
4 5 (3.60%) Statistics
4 5 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.88%) Replication
5 4 (2.88%) User Experience
6 3 (2.16%) iPhone
7 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 117 (84.17%) Windows
2 30 (21.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 30 (21.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (17.99%) Windows 7
4 20 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (12.95%) Windows XP
6 11 (7.91%) Linux
7 7 (5.04%) UNIX
8 5 (3.60%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.60%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (2.88%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.88%) Android
10 3 (2.16%) Solaris
10 3 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.58%) ITIL
2 13 (9.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (6.47%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (6.47%) Mentoring
4 8 (5.76%) Change Control
5 7 (5.04%) Configuration Management
6 5 (3.60%) Capacity Management
7 4 (2.88%) Incident Management
7 4 (2.88%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (2.88%) Migration
7 4 (2.88%) Information Security
7 4 (2.88%) Matrix Management
7 4 (2.88%) Release Management
8 3 (2.16%) Service Management
8 3 (2.16%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.16%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.16%) Analytics
9 2 (1.44%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.44%) Change Management
9 2 (1.44%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.58%) SQL
2 13 (9.35%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.04%) VBScript
4 5 (3.60%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.88%) Java
5 4 (2.88%) Perl
5 4 (2.88%) Python
6 3 (2.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (23.02%) Security Cleared
2 27 (19.42%) SC Cleared
3 23 (16.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (12.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (9.35%) MCP
6 12 (8.63%) MCSE
6 12 (8.63%) Degree
7 10 (7.19%) MCITP
8 7 (5.04%) CCNA
8 7 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.88%) MCSA
10 3 (2.16%) CCNP
10 3 (2.16%) MCTS
11 1 (0.72%) VCP5
11 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.72%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (19.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (24.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (18.71%) XenApp
3 22 (15.83%) Hyper-V
4 18 (12.95%) VMware ESX
5 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 8 (5.76%) vSphere
6 5 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.60%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.88%) ISA Server
7 4 (2.88%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.88%) UAG
7 4 (2.88%) VMware Server
7 4 (2.88%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (6.47%) SCCM
2 8 (5.76%) Backup Exec
3 7 (5.04%) SCOM
4 4 (2.88%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.88%) WSUS
4 4 (2.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (2.16%) ARCserve
5 3 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.16%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.44%) SCSM
6 2 (1.44%) Windows Intune
6 2 (1.44%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.44%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.72%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 89 (64.03%) Microsoft
2 45 (32.37%) Citrix
3 42 (30.22%) VMware
4 21 (15.11%) Cisco
5 17 (12.23%) Symantec
6 10 (7.19%) HP
7 8 (5.76%) Lotus
8 7 (5.04%) Oracle
9 5 (3.60%) Dell
9 5 (3.60%) Remedy
9 5 (3.60%) McAfee
10 4 (2.88%) Websense
10 4 (2.88%) Cognos
10 4 (2.88%) Computacenter
10 4 (2.88%) WatchGuard
10 4 (2.88%) F5
10 4 (2.88%) Spiceworks
11 3 (2.16%) NetApp
12 2 (1.44%) EMC
12 2 (1.44%) CheckPoint
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