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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 42 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 25 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.63% 7.07% 5.63%
As % of the System Software category 32.47% 53.62% 72.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 28
Average salary £35,000 £30,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% -9.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,250 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
77 69 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.26% 13.19% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 38
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 13 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Northampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (75.76%) Windows
2 31 (46.97%) ITIL
3 26 (39.39%) Windows 7
4 25 (37.88%) SCCM
5 24 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
6 22 (33.33%) DHCP
6 22 (33.33%) DNS
7 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
9 15 (22.73%) Windows Server
10 13 (19.70%) MobileIron
10 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
10 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
10 13 (19.70%) VMware
10 13 (19.70%) LANDesk
11 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (13.64%) Citrix
12 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
13 8 (12.12%) MCP
13 8 (12.12%) MS Office
13 8 (12.12%) Android
13 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
13 8 (12.12%) Mac OS
14 7 (10.61%) XenApp
14 7 (10.61%) Retail
14 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (9.09%) MCSE
15 6 (9.09%) Firewall

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) DHCP
1 22 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (9.09%) Firewall
3 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.55%) LAN
4 3 (4.55%) WAN
5 2 (3.03%) FTP
5 2 (3.03%) SAN
5 2 (3.03%) Skype
5 2 (3.03%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.52%) Network Security
6 1 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.52%) VoIP
6 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (10.61%) Retail
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Law
3 2 (3.03%) Advertising
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Billing
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (65.15%) Analyst
2 17 (25.76%) Configuration Analyst
3 16 (24.24%) Support Analyst
3 16 (24.24%) Test Analyst
4 12 (18.18%) Active Directory Analyst
4 12 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
5 10 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (10.61%) IT Support
7 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Desktop Support
7 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 5 (7.58%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) IT Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Service Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
1 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.03%) User Experience
2 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.52%) EPoS
3 1 (1.52%) HP Storage
3 1 (1.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (75.76%) Windows
2 26 (39.39%) Windows 7
3 15 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.12%) Android
5 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
5 8 (12.12%) Mac OS
6 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.55%) Windows Vista
8 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) ITIL
2 24 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.58%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (4.55%) CRM
7 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.03%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.03%) Presales
7 2 (3.03%) Software Delivery
7 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.03%) Workflow
8 1 (1.52%) Case Management
8 1 (1.52%) Email Filtering
8 1 (1.52%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.52%) Project Management
8 1 (1.52%) Time Management
8 1 (1.52%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) MCP
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.09%) MCDST
3 6 (9.09%) MCSE
4 4 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) XenApp
2 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (6.06%) XenDesktop
3 4 (6.06%) XenServer
4 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (37.88%) SCCM
2 4 (6.06%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.70%) LANDesk
2 13 (19.70%) MobileIron
2 13 (19.70%) VMware
3 9 (13.64%) Citrix
4 4 (6.06%) AppSense
5 3 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco
6 1 (1.52%) HP
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) iManage
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k packge / £23k + 4.6k shift pay + 2.6k bonus + 25 holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago