The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 26 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 5.58% 6.92% 8.83%
As % of the System Software category 89.66% 59.62% 77.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 31
Average salary £28,875 £46,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.56% +20.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £29,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Active Directory
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

System Software Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 52 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 6.22% 11.61% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 45 40
Average salary £31,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Newbury region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Newbury

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Newbury

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 54 (91.53%) Windows
2 32 (54.24%) VMware
3 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
4 27 (45.76%) ITIL
5 22 (37.29%) SAN
6 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
7 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (32.20%) Citrix
8 19 (32.20%) Windows XP
9 18 (30.51%) MS Exchange
10 16 (27.12%) MS Office
11 14 (23.73%) Windows 7
12 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (20.34%) MCSE
12 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
13 11 (18.64%) EMC
13 11 (18.64%) Firewall
13 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (16.95%) Lync
15 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V
15 9 (15.25%) SCCM
15 9 (15.25%) SQL
16 8 (13.56%) MCSA
16 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (13.56%) XenDesktop
17 7 (11.86%) vSphere
17 7 (11.86%) XenApp
17 7 (11.86%) Wireless
17 7 (11.86%) SLA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 18 (30.51%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.95%) Lync
3 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.08%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
2 16 (27.12%) MS Office
3 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) SAN
2 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
3 11 (18.64%) Firewall
4 7 (11.86%) Wireless
5 6 (10.17%) DNS
5 6 (10.17%) Network Security
6 4 (6.78%) VPN
6 4 (6.78%) WAN
6 4 (6.78%) DHCP
6 4 (6.78%) SNMP
7 2 (3.39%) SMTP
7 2 (3.39%) Internet
8 1 (1.69%) VLAN
8 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.47%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Financial Institution
2 5 (8.47%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 19 (32.20%) Support Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (23.73%) Desktop Support
5 13 (22.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 13 (22.03%) Desktop Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Consultant
6 6 (10.17%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Support Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Support
7 5 (8.47%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Designer
8 4 (6.78%) Designer
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Specialist
10 2 (3.39%) Network Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (3.39%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Clustering
2 1 (1.69%) PKI
2 1 (1.69%) Firmware
2 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 54 (91.53%) Windows
2 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (32.20%) Windows XP
4 14 (23.73%) Windows 7
5 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) ITIL
2 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (8.47%) Service Management
3 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.78%) Business Continuity
4 4 (6.78%) CRM
5 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.69%) BCP
6 1 (1.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) MCSE
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.56%) MCSA
3 6 (10.17%) MCSD
3 6 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (10.17%) MCTS
4 5 (8.47%) MOS
5 3 (5.08%) CCNA
5 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.39%) CCNP
6 2 (3.39%) MCITP
7 1 (1.69%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V
3 8 (13.56%) XenDesktop
4 7 (11.86%) vSphere
4 7 (11.86%) XenApp
5 4 (6.78%) XenServer
5 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.08%) KVM
7 2 (3.39%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.39%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) SCCM
2 5 (8.47%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.69%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) VMware
2 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.20%) Citrix
4 11 (18.64%) EMC
5 5 (8.47%) SAP
5 5 (8.47%) Cisco
6 4 (6.78%) HP
7 2 (3.39%) Dell
7 2 (3.39%) Apple
7 2 (3.39%) WatchGuard
7 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle