The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 50 36 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.42% 5.19% 10.17%
As % of the System Software category 54.95% 58.06% 87.67%
Number of salaries quoted 47 35 52
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £29,397
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
91 62 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.68% 8.95% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 86 56 61
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £28,254
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Northamptonshire region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +8 34 £29,000 -6.45% 1
Wellingborough - 5 £27,500 -
Kettering - 3 £22,000 -
Corby - 2 £26,000 -
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 87 (74.36%) Windows
2 86 (73.50%) Microsoft
3 60 (51.28%) ITIL
4 54 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (41.88%) MS Excel
6 48 (41.03%) MS Exchange
7 40 (34.19%) Hyper-V
8 35 (29.91%) MCSE
8 35 (29.91%) MS Office
9 34 (29.06%) DHCP
9 34 (29.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (28.21%) TCP/IP
10 33 (28.21%) DNS
11 32 (27.35%) VMware
12 30 (25.64%) SQL Server
13 26 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (20.51%) MCP
14 24 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
15 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (18.80%) Windows 7
15 22 (18.80%) SLA
16 21 (17.95%) Service Delivery
17 20 (17.09%) Firewall
17 20 (17.09%) CCNA
17 20 (17.09%) Cisco Certification
18 19 (16.24%) SharePoint
19 18 (15.38%) Retail
20 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2007
21 16 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2003
22 15 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 48 (41.03%) MS Exchange
2 24 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (16.24%) SharePoint
4 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (7.69%) IIS
6 9 (7.69%) Lync
7 5 (4.27%) CMS
8 4 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (3.42%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.71%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 49 (41.88%) MS Excel
2 35 (29.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Line 500
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.82%) Office 365
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (29.06%) DHCP
2 33 (28.21%) TCP/IP
2 33 (28.21%) DNS
3 20 (17.09%) Firewall
4 14 (11.97%) SAN
5 11 (9.40%) WAN
5 11 (9.40%) LAN
6 10 (8.55%) VLAN
7 9 (7.69%) Internet
8 7 (5.98%) Extranet
8 7 (5.98%) Intranet
9 6 (5.13%) PBX
10 5 (4.27%) VoIP
11 4 (3.42%) Network Security
11 4 (3.42%) VPN
12 3 (2.56%) MPLS
13 2 (1.71%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.71%) Fibre Channel
14 1 (0.85%) SMTP
14 1 (0.85%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.71%) DTS
3 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (15.38%) Retail
2 8 (6.84%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.13%) Law
4 4 (3.42%) Finance
5 2 (1.71%) Publishing
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (44.44%) Analyst
2 20 (17.09%) Support Analyst
3 19 (16.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 14 (11.97%) Technical Analyst
5 12 (10.26%) Technical Support
6 11 (9.40%) IT Support
6 11 (9.40%) Configuration Analyst
7 9 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) Service Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) Administrator
10 6 (5.13%) Network Engineer
10 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.13%) Technical Support Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (2.56%) HTML
2 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.56%) CSS
2 3 (2.56%) XML
2 3 (2.56%) XSL
2 3 (2.56%) jQuery
2 3 (2.56%) WCF
2 3 (2.56%) Silverlight
2 3 (2.56%) Ajax
3 1 (0.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.27%) Clustering
3 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.56%) iPhone
5 2 (1.71%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.71%) AS400
6 1 (0.85%) EPoS
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.85%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 87 (74.36%) Windows
2 34 (29.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (18.80%) Windows 7
5 14 (11.97%) Windows XP
6 10 (8.55%) Android
7 8 (6.84%) Apple iOS
8 7 (5.98%) Windows Vista
9 6 (5.13%) Mac OS
10 5 (4.27%) Windows NT
11 4 (3.42%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (51.28%) ITIL
2 21 (17.95%) Service Delivery
3 11 (9.40%) Service Management
4 7 (5.98%) Mentoring
4 7 (5.98%) Coaching
5 5 (4.27%) Migration
5 5 (4.27%) Time Management
5 5 (4.27%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.42%) ITIL V3
6 4 (3.42%) Project Management
6 4 (3.42%) ERP
7 3 (2.56%) Security Management
7 3 (2.56%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (2.56%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.56%) Web Development
8 2 (1.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (1.71%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.71%) Operations Management
8 2 (1.71%) Resource Management
8 2 (1.71%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.55%) SQL
2 3 (2.56%) C#
2 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.71%) VB
3 2 (1.71%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (29.91%) MCSE
3 24 (20.51%) MCP
4 20 (17.09%) CCNA
4 20 (17.09%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (11.97%) MCITP
7 11 (9.40%) MCSA
8 10 (8.55%) CCA
8 10 (8.55%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (5.98%) Degree
10 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.85%) CCDA
12 1 (0.85%) CCNP
12 1 (0.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.80%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (34.19%) Hyper-V
2 14 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.84%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.71%) Firmware
5 2 (1.71%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) SCOM
2 9 (7.69%) SCCM
3 6 (5.13%) Windows Intune
4 2 (1.71%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.71%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.71%) SCSM
Vendors
1 86 (73.50%) Microsoft
2 32 (27.35%) VMware
3 14 (11.97%) Cisco
4 11 (9.40%) Citrix
5 8 (6.84%) NetApp
6 7 (5.98%) LANDesk
7 6 (5.13%) MobileIron
7 6 (5.13%) Lotus
8 5 (4.27%) Dell
9 4 (3.42%) Mitel
9 4 (3.42%) WatchGuard
10 2 (1.71%) IBM
10 2 (1.71%) HP
11 1 (0.85%) Sage
11 1 (0.85%) Epicor
11 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.85%) F5
11 1 (0.85%) NETGEAR
11 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
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Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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