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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 42 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 7.72% 7.38% 4.82%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 71.67% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 12
Average salary £30,750 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.20% -10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
84 60 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 15.44% 10.29% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 79 54 28
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £22,375 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 March 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Northampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 48 (70.59%) Windows
2 39 (57.35%) ITIL
3 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 27 (39.71%) Windows 7
5 23 (33.82%) MS Excel
6 22 (32.35%) TCP/IP
7 21 (30.88%) DHCP
7 21 (30.88%) MS Exchange
8 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (25.00%) Retail
9 17 (25.00%) DNS
10 16 (23.53%) MCSE
11 15 (22.06%) SLA
12 14 (20.59%) MCP
12 14 (20.59%) Service Delivery
12 14 (20.59%) Hyper-V
12 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (19.12%) SQL
14 11 (16.18%) MS Office
14 11 (16.18%) Windows XP
15 10 (14.71%) Service Management
15 10 (14.71%) SAN
16 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (13.24%) Root Cause Analysis
16 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
17 8 (11.76%) Office 365
17 8 (11.76%) SCCM
17 8 (11.76%) SCOM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 21 (30.88%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.35%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) CMS
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.41%) Lync
6 2 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 23 (33.82%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.18%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.35%) TCP/IP
2 21 (30.88%) DHCP
3 17 (25.00%) DNS
4 10 (14.71%) SAN
5 8 (11.76%) WAN
5 8 (11.76%) LAN
6 5 (7.35%) VoIP
7 4 (5.88%) Firewall
7 4 (5.88%) Network Security
8 3 (4.41%) Intranet
8 3 (4.41%) Internet
8 3 (4.41%) Extranet
8 3 (4.41%) LDAP
9 2 (2.94%) PBX
9 2 (2.94%) VPN
9 2 (2.94%) MPLS
10 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.47%) Wireless
10 1 (1.47%) VLAN
10 1 (1.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) DTS
General
1 17 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (1.47%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Publishing
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (55.88%) Analyst
2 18 (26.47%) Configuration Analyst
3 13 (19.12%) Support Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) Test Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (11.76%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Service Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Administrator
9 5 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.35%) IT Administrator
9 5 (7.35%) IT Support
10 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Desktop Support
10 4 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Service Manager
11 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Support Technician
11 3 (4.41%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Kindle
2 2 (2.94%) AS400
2 2 (2.94%) Clustering
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) iPhone
3 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 48 (70.59%) Windows
2 27 (39.71%) Windows 7
3 11 (16.18%) Windows XP
4 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.29%) Android
5 7 (10.29%) Apple iOS
6 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.35%) Mac OS
8 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.94%) Linux
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) ITIL
2 14 (20.59%) Service Delivery
3 10 (14.71%) Service Management
4 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (8.82%) Time Management
5 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.35%) Project Management
6 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.88%) Coaching
8 3 (4.41%) Test Management
8 3 (4.41%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.41%) ERP
9 2 (2.94%) CRM
9 2 (2.94%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.47%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.47%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.47%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (1.47%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (23.53%) MCSE
3 14 (20.59%) MCP
4 6 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (8.82%) CCNA
4 6 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (7.35%) Degree
6 4 (5.88%) MCITP
6 4 (5.88%) MCSA
7 3 (4.41%) CCA
7 3 (4.41%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.94%) MCDST
9 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.47%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.47%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.82%) Terminal Services
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) SCCM
1 8 (11.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) VMware
3 6 (8.82%) NetApp
3 6 (8.82%) Cisco
3 6 (8.82%) LANDesk
4 5 (7.35%) MobileIron
4 5 (7.35%) Dell
5 4 (5.88%) Mitel
5 4 (5.88%) WatchGuard
6 3 (4.41%) Citrix
7 2 (2.94%) IBM
7 2 (2.94%) Lotus
7 2 (2.94%) F5
8 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + On-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Krooter
Salary: From £15,000 to £19,999 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago