The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 56 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 8.82% 3.82% 3.93%
As % of the System Software category 74.67% 42.86% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53 13 16
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +39.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,300 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
System Software Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
75 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 11.81% 8.91% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 69 27 22
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,450 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Northamptonshire

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 24 April 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Northampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 62 (83.78%) Windows
2 52 (70.27%) Microsoft
3 47 (63.51%) ITIL
4 43 (58.11%) MS Exchange
5 40 (54.05%) VMware
6 34 (45.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 33 (44.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (44.59%) Hyper-V
8 29 (39.19%) DHCP
9 26 (35.14%) DNS
10 25 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (29.73%) Firewall
12 21 (28.38%) TCP/IP
13 20 (27.03%) MCSA
14 19 (25.68%) Retail
15 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
15 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (22.97%) MS Excel
16 17 (22.97%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (22.97%) CCNA
16 17 (22.97%) Cisco
17 16 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
18 15 (20.27%) MCSE
19 13 (17.57%) MCP
19 13 (17.57%) Citrix
19 13 (17.57%) ITIL V3
20 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
20 12 (16.22%) MCITP
21 11 (14.86%) IIS
21 11 (14.86%) MS Office

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 43 (58.11%) MS Exchange
2 16 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (14.86%) IIS
4 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
5 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (5.41%) Lync
7 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (22.97%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.86%) MS Office
3 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) SaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (39.19%) DHCP
2 26 (35.14%) DNS
3 22 (29.73%) Firewall
4 21 (28.38%) TCP/IP
5 9 (12.16%) WAN
6 7 (9.46%) VPN
7 6 (8.11%) SSL
7 6 (8.11%) NetScaler
8 5 (6.76%) Wireless
8 5 (6.76%) LAN
9 4 (5.41%) SAN
10 3 (4.05%) Internet
11 1 (1.35%) Network Security
11 1 (1.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.35%) AdminStudio
General
1 19 (25.68%) Retail
2 3 (4.05%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) Law
3 2 (2.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Support Analyst
3 8 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (9.46%) Network Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Network Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Administrator
5 6 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (5.41%) Exchange Specialist
7 4 (5.41%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.70%) CSS
2 2 (2.70%) XML
2 2 (2.70%) XSL
2 2 (2.70%) HTML
2 2 (2.70%) WCF
2 2 (2.70%) Silverlight
2 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.70%) Ajax
2 2 (2.70%) jQuery
3 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Fat Client
1 7 (9.46%) Thin Client
2 6 (8.11%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.70%) iPhone
5 1 (1.35%) EPoS
5 1 (1.35%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 62 (83.78%) Windows
2 33 (44.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.16%) Windows XP
6 8 (10.81%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.11%) Windows Vista
7 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.41%) Linux
9 2 (2.70%) Windows NT
9 2 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (63.51%) ITIL
2 13 (17.57%) ITIL V3
3 9 (12.16%) Service Management
4 7 (9.46%) Change Control
5 6 (8.11%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.76%) Change Management
7 2 (2.70%) MOF
7 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.70%) ITSM
7 2 (2.70%) Web Design
7 2 (2.70%) Web Development
7 2 (2.70%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (2.70%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.70%) Android Development
7 2 (2.70%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.35%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.35%) Data Management
8 1 (1.35%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.46%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.70%) C
2 2 (2.70%) C#
2 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (45.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (27.03%) MCSA
3 17 (22.97%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (22.97%) CCNA
4 15 (20.27%) MCSE
5 13 (17.57%) MCP
6 12 (16.22%) MCITP
7 7 (9.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (9.46%) CCA
7 7 (9.46%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (8.11%) CCIA
9 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.70%) Degree
11 1 (1.35%) MCDST
11 1 (1.35%) HNC
11 1 (1.35%) RHCE
11 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.35%) CCDA
11 1 (1.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (44.59%) Hyper-V
2 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.46%) XenApp
3 7 (9.46%) XenServer
3 7 (9.46%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.70%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.35%) vSphere
5 1 (1.35%) UAG
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) WSUS
2 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.35%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 52 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 40 (54.05%) VMware
3 17 (22.97%) Cisco
4 13 (17.57%) Citrix
5 6 (8.11%) Wyse
6 3 (4.05%) Symantec
6 3 (4.05%) HP
7 2 (2.70%) NetApp
7 2 (2.70%) GFI Software
8 1 (1.35%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.35%) Google
8 1 (1.35%) Altiris
8 1 (1.35%) Apple
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