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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 46 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.53% 6.68% 6.69%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 56.25% 63.46%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 33
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,787 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £36,160 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
69 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.80% 11.88% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 49
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Northampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 81 (77.14%) MS Exchange
1 81 (77.14%) Microsoft
2 74 (70.48%) Windows
3 71 (67.62%) ITIL
4 66 (62.86%) VMware
5 64 (60.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 50 (47.62%) Hyper-V
7 48 (45.71%) TCP/IP
8 47 (44.76%) MCSA
9 44 (41.90%) Exchange Server 2010
10 43 (40.95%) Cisco Certification
10 43 (40.95%) CCNA
10 43 (40.95%) DNS
11 42 (40.00%) Firewall
11 42 (40.00%) Retail
12 40 (38.10%) DHCP
12 40 (38.10%) Cisco
13 39 (37.14%) SQL Server
14 35 (33.33%) MCSE
15 26 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (22.86%) MS Excel
17 23 (21.90%) ITIL V3
18 20 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
19 19 (18.10%) SLA
19 19 (18.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
20 16 (15.24%) MCITP
21 15 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
21 15 (14.29%) MS Office
22 13 (12.38%) Service Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 81 (77.14%) MS Exchange
2 44 (41.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (4.76%) Lync
7 2 (1.90%) IIS
7 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 15 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.38%) Office 365
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (45.71%) TCP/IP
2 43 (40.95%) DNS
3 42 (40.00%) Firewall
4 40 (38.10%) DHCP
5 5 (4.76%) SAN
6 3 (2.86%) WAN
7 2 (1.90%) LAN
7 2 (1.90%) Intranet
7 2 (1.90%) Internet
7 2 (1.90%) Extranet
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.95%) SMTP
8 1 (0.95%) VPN
8 1 (0.95%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.95%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) DTS
2 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.95%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (40.00%) Retail
2 7 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (1.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Analyst
2 16 (15.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 14 (13.33%) Network Analyst
3 14 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 13 (12.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (12.38%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) Exchange Specialist
6 10 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (7.62%) Network Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (7.62%) Network Manager
9 6 (5.71%) Service Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (5.71%) Network Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.81%) 1st Line Support
11 4 (3.81%) Network Support
11 4 (3.81%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (2.86%) jQuery
2 3 (2.86%) WCF
2 3 (2.86%) Silverlight
2 3 (2.86%) HTML
2 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.86%) CSS
2 3 (2.86%) XML
2 3 (2.86%) XSL
2 3 (2.86%) Ajax
3 2 (1.90%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.95%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.90%) Replication
1 2 (1.90%) iPhone
2 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.95%) Firmware
2 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 74 (70.48%) Windows
2 20 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.62%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.62%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.81%) Linux
6 4 (3.81%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (67.62%) ITIL
2 23 (21.90%) ITIL V3
3 13 (12.38%) Service Management
4 12 (11.43%) Migration
5 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.81%) Project Management
7 3 (2.86%) Web Development
7 3 (2.86%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (2.86%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.90%) Security Management
8 2 (1.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (1.90%) Data Management
8 2 (1.90%) E-Commerce
8 2 (1.90%) Android Development
8 2 (1.90%) iOS Development
8 2 (1.90%) Coaching
8 2 (1.90%) Time Management
8 2 (1.90%) Performance Management
8 2 (1.90%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.90%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.67%) SQL
2 3 (2.86%) C#
2 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.90%) VB
4 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 64 (60.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (44.76%) MCSA
3 43 (40.95%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (40.95%) CCNA
4 35 (33.33%) MCSE
5 19 (18.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (15.24%) MCITP
7 12 (11.43%) MCP
8 6 (5.71%) CCA
8 6 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.86%) MCTS
11 2 (1.90%) Degree
12 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.95%) CCDA
12 1 (0.95%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.10%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (47.62%) Hyper-V
2 26 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.90%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.95%) XenApp
4 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) Windows Intune
1 4 (3.81%) SCCM
1 4 (3.81%) WSUS
2 2 (1.90%) SCOM
3 1 (0.95%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 81 (77.14%) Microsoft
2 66 (62.86%) VMware
3 40 (38.10%) Cisco
4 8 (7.62%) Citrix
5 5 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (1.90%) F5
7 1 (0.95%) WatchGuard
7 1 (0.95%) NETGEAR
7 1 (0.95%) Veeam
7 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.95%) Symantec
7 1 (0.95%) Sophos
7 1 (0.95%) NetApp
7 1 (0.95%) Sage
7 1 (0.95%) Dell
7 1 (0.95%) Altiris
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