The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 35 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 7.38% 8.64% 8.70%
As % of the System Software category 87.50% 74.07% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 40
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £29,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 8.44% 11.66% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 50 45
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £42,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
Berkshire

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 25 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Newbury

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 62 (91.18%) Windows
2 41 (60.29%) VMware
3 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
4 30 (44.12%) ITIL
5 28 (41.18%) SAN
6 27 (39.71%) Citrix
7 25 (36.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
8 22 (32.35%) MS Exchange
9 19 (27.94%) Windows XP
10 16 (23.53%) Hyper-V
10 16 (23.53%) TCP/IP
10 16 (23.53%) MS Office
11 15 (22.06%) Windows 7
11 15 (22.06%) Firewall
11 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (19.12%) EMC
12 13 (19.12%) MCSE
13 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (14.71%) Cisco
14 10 (14.71%) vSphere
14 10 (14.71%) Lync
14 10 (14.71%) SCCM
15 9 (13.24%) XenDesktop
15 9 (13.24%) MCSA
15 9 (13.24%) SQL
16 8 (11.76%) SLA
16 8 (11.76%) SNMP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 22 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.71%) Lync
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.41%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 16 (23.53%) MS Office
3 4 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.18%) SAN
2 16 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 15 (22.06%) Firewall
4 8 (11.76%) VPN
4 8 (11.76%) WAN
4 8 (11.76%) SNMP
5 7 (10.29%) Wireless
6 6 (8.82%) Network Security
6 6 (8.82%) DNS
7 4 (5.88%) DHCP
8 2 (2.94%) SMTP
8 2 (2.94%) Internet
9 1 (1.47%) VLAN
9 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Financial Institution
2 5 (7.35%) Electronics
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Analyst
2 20 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 19 (27.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (20.59%) Desktop Support
5 13 (19.12%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 13 (19.12%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Consultant
6 7 (10.29%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Support
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Support Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Technical Designer
8 4 (5.88%) Designer
9 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (2.94%) Network Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Clustering
2 1 (1.47%) PKI
2 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.47%) Firmware
2 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 62 (91.18%) Windows
2 25 (36.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (27.94%) Windows XP
4 15 (22.06%) Windows 7
4 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.41%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) ITIL
2 7 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (8.82%) Service Delivery
3 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.35%) Service Management
5 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 4 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (2.94%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.47%) BCP
7 1 (1.47%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.47%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.47%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.47%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) MCSE
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.24%) MCSA
3 7 (10.29%) MCSD
3 7 (10.29%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (10.29%) MCTS
4 6 (8.82%) MOS
5 3 (4.41%) CCNA
5 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.94%) CCNP
6 2 (2.94%) MCITP
7 1 (1.47%) Degree
7 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 10 (14.71%) vSphere
4 9 (13.24%) XenDesktop
5 8 (11.76%) XenApp
6 5 (7.35%) VMware ESX
7 4 (5.88%) XenServer
8 3 (4.41%) KVM
9 2 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.94%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) SCCM
2 6 (8.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (60.29%) VMware
2 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
3 27 (39.71%) Citrix
4 13 (19.12%) EMC
5 10 (14.71%) Cisco
6 5 (7.35%) SAP
7 4 (5.88%) HP
8 2 (2.94%) Dell
8 2 (2.94%) Oracle
8 2 (2.94%) Apple
8 2 (2.94%) WatchGuard
8 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow