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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 33 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.60% 5.66% 6.13%
As % of the System Software category 50.77% 64.41% 60.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 21
Average salary £25,500 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,450 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £46,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
65 59 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.07% 8.79% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 62 55 34
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,500 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 August 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Northampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 59 (81.94%) Windows
2 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 24 (33.33%) ITIL
4 22 (30.56%) Service Delivery
4 22 (30.56%) Windows 7
5 18 (25.00%) SCCM
6 16 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 16 (22.22%) DHCP
7 14 (19.44%) MS Office
8 13 (18.06%) MCP
8 13 (18.06%) Project Management
9 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (16.67%) Law
9 12 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 12 (16.67%) DNS
9 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (15.28%) VMware
10 11 (15.28%) WAN
10 11 (15.28%) LAN
11 10 (13.89%) Retail
11 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (12.50%) Windows 8
13 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (11.11%) MCSA
13 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 8 (11.11%) SAN
14 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
15 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) MS Office
2 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) DHCP
2 12 (16.67%) DNS
3 11 (15.28%) LAN
3 11 (15.28%) WAN
4 8 (11.11%) SAN
5 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.56%) LDAP
5 4 (5.56%) VoIP
6 1 (1.39%) VPN
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (16.67%) Law
2 10 (13.89%) Retail
3 6 (8.33%) Finance
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (52.78%) Analyst
2 17 (23.61%) Support Analyst
3 15 (20.83%) Test Analyst
3 15 (20.83%) Configuration Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 8 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Support Technician
8 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (6.94%) Technology Manager
9 5 (6.94%) IT Support
10 4 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Manager
11 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
11 3 (4.17%) Team Leader
11 3 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Technician
11 3 (4.17%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) Clustering
2 2 (2.78%) Kindle
3 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.39%) EPoS
3 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 59 (81.94%) Windows
2 22 (30.56%) Windows 7
3 16 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.94%) Android
8 4 (5.56%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.78%) Linux
10 1 (1.39%) NetWare
10 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) ITIL
2 22 (30.56%) Service Delivery
3 13 (18.06%) Project Management
4 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.94%) Test Management
6 4 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.78%) ERP
8 2 (2.78%) Migration
8 2 (2.78%) Service Management
9 1 (1.39%) Quality Management
9 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.39%) CRM
9 1 (1.39%) Change Control
9 1 (1.39%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.39%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (1.39%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.39%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) MCP
2 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (11.11%) MCSA
4 5 (6.94%) MCSE
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.56%) MCDST
6 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.39%) MCITP
7 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.39%) BS7799
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.17%) XenApp
4 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.39%) XenServer
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (1.39%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.28%) VMware
3 6 (8.33%) Citrix
4 4 (5.56%) LANDesk
4 4 (5.56%) MobileIron
5 2 (2.78%) F5
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (1.39%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Google
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £34000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago