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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 5.37% 6.97% 9.32%
As % of the System Software category 47.06% 72.34% 61.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 30
Average salary £32,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £28,250 £23,713
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £44,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
34 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 11.41% 9.63% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 45
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Newbury

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (78.33%) VMware
3 39 (65.00%) Hyper-V
4 35 (58.33%) Firewall
5 32 (53.33%) SharePoint
6 31 (51.67%) Cisco
7 29 (48.33%) SQL
8 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
8 28 (46.67%) CCNA
8 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (43.33%) ITIL
10 25 (41.67%) CCNP
11 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (35.00%) DNS
13 19 (31.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (30.00%) MS Excel
15 17 (28.33%) MCSE
16 15 (25.00%) MCSA
16 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
17 14 (23.33%) Lync
18 13 (21.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 13 (21.67%) WAN
18 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2003
19 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
20 11 (18.33%) SMTP
20 11 (18.33%) Citrix
20 11 (18.33%) LAN
21 10 (16.67%) Service Delivery
21 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
22 9 (15.00%) HP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 32 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 14 (23.33%) Lync
4 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) Firewall
2 21 (35.00%) DNS
3 13 (21.67%) WAN
4 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (18.33%) LAN
5 11 (18.33%) SMTP
6 8 (13.33%) SAN
7 7 (11.67%) Wireless
7 7 (11.67%) NAS
8 6 (10.00%) VPN
9 5 (8.33%) VoIP
10 4 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (6.67%) iSCSI
11 3 (5.00%) DHCP
12 2 (3.33%) HTTP
12 2 (3.33%) WLAN
12 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (31.67%) Network Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) IT Support
7 4 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.00%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.33%) Wintel Support
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Support
9 2 (3.33%) Administrator
10 1 (1.67%) Windows Support Analyst
10 1 (1.67%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) EqualLogic
2 3 (5.00%) PDA
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (11.67%) Linux
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.00%) Android
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.33%) UNIX
7 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) ITIL
2 10 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 6 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.33%) Coaching
6 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.33%) Network Design
7 1 (1.67%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.67%) High Availability
7 1 (1.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.67%) Migration
7 1 (1.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) CCNA
1 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (41.67%) CCNP
3 19 (31.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (28.33%) MCSE
5 15 (25.00%) MCSA
6 6 (10.00%) Degree
7 5 (8.33%) CISSP
8 4 (6.67%) VCP5
8 4 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (6.67%) MCITP
9 3 (5.00%) MCP
9 3 (5.00%) CCDA
10 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (65.00%) Hyper-V
2 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.33%) vSphere
4 4 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.33%) XenApp
5 2 (3.33%) XenServer
5 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.67%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) SCCM
2 4 (6.67%) ARCserve
2 4 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (78.33%) VMware
2 31 (51.67%) Cisco
3 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.33%) Citrix
5 9 (15.00%) HP
6 6 (10.00%) Sophos
7 5 (8.33%) Juniper
8 4 (6.67%) NetApp
8 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.67%) Dell
8 4 (6.67%) EMC
8 4 (6.67%) Veeam
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle
9 2 (3.33%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.67%) Kaseya