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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 25 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 5.64% 6.49% 4.09%
As % of the System Software category 80.65% 57.69% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 14
Average salary £31,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.10% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £29,500 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
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
31 52 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 7.00% 11.26% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 26
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,375 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 16 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Newbury

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 50 (92.59%) Windows
2 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 29 (53.70%) VMware
4 27 (50.00%) ITIL
5 21 (38.89%) SAN
5 21 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (31.48%) Citrix
8 16 (29.63%) Windows XP
8 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
8 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (24.07%) MS Office
9 13 (24.07%) Firewall
10 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 12 (22.22%) Lync
11 11 (20.37%) SCCM
12 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
13 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (16.67%) MCSE
13 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
13 9 (16.67%) vSphere
13 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (14.81%) SQL
15 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
15 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
15 7 (12.96%) EMC
15 7 (12.96%) XenApp
15 7 (12.96%) XenDesktop
16 6 (11.11%) Network Security

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 12 (22.22%) Lync
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 13 (24.07%) MS Office
3 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) SAN
2 13 (24.07%) Firewall
3 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 6 (11.11%) Network Security
4 6 (11.11%) Wireless
4 6 (11.11%) DNS
5 4 (7.41%) DHCP
6 3 (5.56%) SNMP
6 3 (5.56%) WAN
6 3 (5.56%) VPN
7 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.70%) NAS
7 2 (3.70%) Internet
7 2 (3.70%) SMTP
7 2 (3.70%) LAN
8 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
1 5 (9.26%) Financial Institution
2 4 (7.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Analyst
2 21 (38.89%) Support Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) Desktop Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (24.07%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) Desktop Support
4 6 (11.11%) Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Support
6 4 (7.41%) Designer
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Designer
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.85%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) EqualLogic
1 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) Firmware
2 1 (1.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (92.59%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Windows XP
2 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
3 6 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 5 (9.26%) Service Management
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (3.70%) Line Management
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.85%) BCP
7 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (16.67%) MCSE
2 6 (11.11%) MCSA
3 4 (7.41%) MCTS
3 4 (7.41%) MCSD
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.56%) MOS
5 2 (3.70%) CCNP
5 2 (3.70%) CCNA
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.85%) MCITP
6 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 9 (16.67%) vSphere
3 7 (12.96%) XenApp
3 7 (12.96%) XenDesktop
4 6 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.41%) XenServer
6 3 (5.56%) KVM
7 2 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.70%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) SCCM
2 5 (9.26%) SCOM
3 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.70%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 29 (53.70%) VMware
3 17 (31.48%) Citrix
4 7 (12.96%) EMC
5 5 (9.26%) Cisco
6 4 (7.41%) SAP
6 4 (7.41%) HP
6 4 (7.41%) Dell
7 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.70%) Veeam
7 2 (3.70%) Kaseya
7 2 (3.70%) WatchGuard
7 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle