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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 36 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 34 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.98% 3.97% 9.79%
As % of the System Software category 53.97% 67.86% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 38
Average salary £29,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £21,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
63 28 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 11.07% 5.85% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 61 27 44
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Northampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 58 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 56 (70.00%) Windows
3 42 (52.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (50.00%) ITIL
5 39 (48.75%) MS Exchange
6 31 (38.75%) MS Excel
7 28 (35.00%) Hyper-V
8 27 (33.75%) MCSE
9 26 (32.50%) TCP/IP
10 25 (31.25%) VMware
11 23 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 20 (25.00%) CCNA
12 20 (25.00%) DHCP
12 20 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (23.75%) DNS
13 19 (23.75%) MS Office
14 18 (22.50%) SLA
15 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
15 17 (21.25%) Windows 7
15 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (20.00%) SharePoint
16 16 (20.00%) Retail
17 15 (18.75%) MCP
17 15 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 14 (17.50%) Service Delivery
18 14 (17.50%) Firewall
19 13 (16.25%) Cisco
19 13 (16.25%) Office 365
20 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
21 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 39 (48.75%) MS Exchange
2 23 (28.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 11 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.50%) Lync
5 6 (7.50%) IIS
6 5 (6.25%) CMS
7 4 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.50%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (38.75%) MS Excel
2 19 (23.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Line 500
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Office 365
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (32.50%) TCP/IP
2 20 (25.00%) DHCP
3 19 (23.75%) DNS
4 14 (17.50%) Firewall
5 11 (13.75%) SAN
6 6 (7.50%) WAN
6 6 (7.50%) LAN
7 5 (6.25%) VoIP
7 5 (6.25%) Intranet
7 5 (6.25%) Internet
7 5 (6.25%) Extranet
8 4 (5.00%) Network Security
9 3 (3.75%) VPN
9 3 (3.75%) MPLS
10 2 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.50%) VLAN
10 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.50%) PBX
11 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) DTS
3 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Law
3 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Analyst
2 14 (17.50%) Support Analyst
3 8 (10.00%) Configuration Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) Administrator
4 7 (8.75%) Service Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.25%) IT Administrator
6 5 (6.25%) IT Support
7 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Desktop Support
7 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) .NET
2 3 (3.75%) HTML
2 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.75%) CSS
2 3 (3.75%) XML
2 3 (3.75%) XSL
2 3 (3.75%) WCF
2 3 (3.75%) Silverlight
2 3 (3.75%) jQuery
2 3 (3.75%) Ajax
3 1 (1.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) iPhone
3 2 (2.50%) AS400
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 56 (70.00%) Windows
2 17 (21.25%) Windows 7
2 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (11.25%) Windows XP
5 9 (11.25%) Android
6 7 (8.75%) Apple iOS
7 5 (6.25%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.50%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (50.00%) ITIL
2 14 (17.50%) Service Delivery
3 8 (10.00%) Service Management
4 5 (6.25%) Migration
4 5 (6.25%) Time Management
4 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.25%) Coaching
5 4 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.75%) Security Management
6 3 (3.75%) Project Management
6 3 (3.75%) ERP
6 3 (3.75%) Web Development
6 3 (3.75%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (2.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.50%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.50%) Database Security
7 2 (2.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) C#
2 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.50%) VB
4 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (52.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (33.75%) MCSE
3 20 (25.00%) CCNA
3 20 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (18.75%) MCP
4 15 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (13.75%) MCSA
6 10 (12.50%) CCA
6 10 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (10.00%) MCITP
8 5 (6.25%) Degree
9 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.25%) CCNP
10 1 (1.25%) CCDA
10 1 (1.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.50%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.50%) Firmware
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) SCOM
2 8 (10.00%) SCCM
3 6 (7.50%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.50%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.50%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 58 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (31.25%) VMware
3 13 (16.25%) Cisco
4 7 (8.75%) NetApp
5 6 (7.50%) LANDesk
6 5 (6.25%) Dell
6 5 (6.25%) MobileIron
7 4 (5.00%) WatchGuard
7 4 (5.00%) Citrix
7 4 (5.00%) Mitel
8 2 (2.50%) Lotus
8 2 (2.50%) IBM
9 1 (1.25%) HP
9 1 (1.25%) Sage
9 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.25%) F5
9 1 (1.25%) NETGEAR
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago