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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 35 22 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 37 56 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.77% 8.82% 3.82%
As % of the System Software category 43.02% 75.68% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32 53 13
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
86 74 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 13.42% 11.65% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 76 68 27
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,250 £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 27 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Northampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 50 (72.46%) Windows
2 39 (56.52%) ITIL
3 32 (46.38%) Microsoft
4 29 (42.03%) Windows 7
5 21 (30.43%) DHCP
6 20 (28.99%) MS Exchange
6 20 (28.99%) MS Excel
7 19 (27.54%) TCP/IP
8 18 (26.09%) DNS
9 17 (24.64%) Retail
10 16 (23.19%) Service Delivery
10 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (20.29%) MCP
11 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (18.84%) SQL
12 13 (18.84%) MCSE
12 13 (18.84%) SLA
12 13 (18.84%) Windows XP
13 12 (17.39%) MS Office
13 12 (17.39%) Hyper-V
14 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (14.49%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (13.04%) SAN
15 9 (13.04%) WAN
15 9 (13.04%) LAN
15 9 (13.04%) SCCM
16 8 (11.59%) Service Management
16 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
17 7 (10.14%) .NET
17 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 20 (28.99%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.25%) IIS
4 5 (7.25%) CMS
5 3 (4.35%) Lync
6 2 (2.90%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (28.99%) MS Excel
2 12 (17.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.43%) DHCP
2 19 (27.54%) TCP/IP
3 18 (26.09%) DNS
4 9 (13.04%) SAN
4 9 (13.04%) WAN
4 9 (13.04%) LAN
5 5 (7.25%) VoIP
6 4 (5.80%) LDAP
6 4 (5.80%) Network Security
7 3 (4.35%) Firewall
7 3 (4.35%) Intranet
7 3 (4.35%) Internet
7 3 (4.35%) Extranet
8 2 (2.90%) PBX
8 2 (2.90%) VPN
9 1 (1.45%) SMTP
9 1 (1.45%) MPLS
9 1 (1.45%) Wireless
9 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
General
1 17 (24.64%) Retail
2 5 (7.25%) Law
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (57.97%) Analyst
2 21 (30.43%) Configuration Analyst
3 15 (21.74%) Test Analyst
4 13 (18.84%) Support Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (13.04%) Agile Test Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) IT Support
8 5 (7.25%) Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) IT Administrator
9 4 (5.80%) IT Support Technician
9 4 (5.80%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.80%) Support Technician
9 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Service Manager
10 3 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Kindle
2 2 (2.90%) AS400
2 2 (2.90%) Clustering
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) iPhone
3 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (72.46%) Windows
2 29 (42.03%) Windows 7
3 13 (18.84%) Windows XP
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.14%) Android
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.14%) Apple iOS
5 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.25%) Mac OS
7 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.90%) Linux
8 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) ITIL
2 16 (23.19%) Service Delivery
3 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.49%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (11.59%) Service Management
5 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.70%) Time Management
6 5 (7.25%) Project Management
6 5 (7.25%) Test Management
7 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.35%) Coaching
7 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.35%) ERP
8 2 (2.90%) CRM
8 2 (2.90%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.90%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.45%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (1.45%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.45%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.45%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (20.29%) MCP
3 13 (18.84%) MCSE
4 5 (7.25%) MCSA
4 5 (7.25%) Degree
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.35%) MCITP
5 3 (4.35%) CCNA
5 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.90%) MCDST
7 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.45%) CCA
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.45%) BS7799
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.70%) Terminal Services
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) SCCM
2 7 (10.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Cisco
2 6 (8.70%) LANDesk
3 5 (7.25%) MobileIron
3 5 (7.25%) Dell
3 5 (7.25%) NetApp
4 4 (5.80%) VMware
4 4 (5.80%) Mitel
4 4 (5.80%) WatchGuard
5 3 (4.35%) Citrix
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 2 (2.90%) Lotus
6 2 (2.90%) F5
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago