The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 34 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 59 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.18% 9.50% 5.08%
As % of the System Software category 42.22% 84.29% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 19
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,100 £21,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
Northamptonshire

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

System Software Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
90 70 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.63% 11.27% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 77 65 28
Average salary £36,000 £37,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.63% +16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,050 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Northampton

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Northampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (80.00%) Windows
2 39 (52.00%) ITIL
3 33 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 31 (41.33%) Windows 7
5 21 (28.00%) Service Delivery
6 19 (25.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (25.33%) MS Exchange
7 18 (24.00%) Windows XP
7 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 18 (24.00%) MCP
8 17 (22.67%) DHCP
8 17 (22.67%) Retail
9 16 (21.33%) MS Office
9 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
10 14 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (17.33%) SQL
11 13 (17.33%) DNS
11 13 (17.33%) SLA
12 12 (16.00%) MCSE
13 10 (13.33%) LAN
13 10 (13.33%) WAN
13 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (12.00%) Hyper-V
14 9 (12.00%) SCCM
14 9 (12.00%) MCSA
15 8 (10.67%) Service Management
15 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (10.67%) Android

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 19 (25.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.67%) CMS
4 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.00%) Lync
6 2 (2.67%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.33%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Office
1 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (22.67%) DHCP
3 13 (17.33%) DNS
4 10 (13.33%) LAN
4 10 (13.33%) WAN
5 6 (8.00%) SAN
6 4 (5.33%) LDAP
7 3 (4.00%) Intranet
7 3 (4.00%) Internet
7 3 (4.00%) Extranet
8 2 (2.67%) Firewall
8 2 (2.67%) VPN
8 2 (2.67%) PBX
8 2 (2.67%) VoIP
9 1 (1.33%) SMTP
9 1 (1.33%) MPLS
9 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 17 (22.67%) Retail
2 5 (6.67%) Law
3 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (65.33%) Analyst
2 23 (30.67%) Configuration Analyst
3 19 (25.33%) Support Analyst
4 17 (22.67%) Test Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (12.00%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) IT Support
8 5 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (6.67%) Service Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) IT Support Technician
9 4 (5.33%) Support Technician
9 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Service Manager
10 3 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.67%) Clustering
2 2 (2.67%) AS400
2 2 (2.67%) Kindle
3 1 (1.33%) iPhone
3 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 60 (80.00%) Windows
2 31 (41.33%) Windows 7
3 18 (24.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (10.67%) Android
5 8 (10.67%) Apple iOS
6 7 (9.33%) Windows 8
7 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.67%) Mac OS
9 3 (4.00%) Linux
10 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) ITIL
2 21 (28.00%) Service Delivery
3 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (10.67%) Service Management
5 7 (9.33%) Test Management
6 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.00%) Time Management
6 6 (8.00%) Project Management
7 4 (5.33%) ERP
8 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.00%) Coaching
8 3 (4.00%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.67%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.67%) CRM
9 2 (2.67%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.33%) Change Control
10 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.33%) Quality Management
10 1 (1.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (24.00%) MCP
3 12 (16.00%) MCSE
4 9 (12.00%) MCSA
5 5 (6.67%) Degree
6 3 (4.00%) MCITP
7 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.67%) MCDST
7 2 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.67%) CCNA
8 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.33%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.67%) XenApp
2 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.33%) XenServer
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) SCCM
2 3 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (1.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) VMware
3 6 (8.00%) LANDesk
4 5 (6.67%) MobileIron
4 5 (6.67%) Citrix
5 3 (4.00%) F5
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco
6 2 (2.67%) Lotus
6 2 (2.67%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) Dell
7 1 (1.33%) NetApp
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 4 hours ago