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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 52 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.07% 6.09% 8.82%
As % of the System Software category 49.06% 61.90% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50 46 31
Average salary £29,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.91% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
106 84 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.42% 9.84% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 100 76 46
Average salary £34,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.22% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,550 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 36 £29,000 -10.45% 5
Wellingborough - 4 £27,500 - 1
Corby - 2 £26,000 - 1
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 80 (74.07%) Windows
2 65 (60.19%) Microsoft
3 58 (53.70%) ITIL
4 42 (38.89%) MS Excel
5 36 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (32.41%) MS Exchange
7 31 (28.70%) TCP/IP
8 30 (27.78%) Windows 7
9 28 (25.93%) MS Office
10 26 (24.07%) DHCP
10 26 (24.07%) DNS
11 25 (23.15%) MCSE
11 25 (23.15%) Hyper-V
12 22 (20.37%) SLA
13 21 (19.44%) VMware
13 21 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (18.52%) Service Delivery
14 20 (18.52%) MCP
15 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (14.81%) Retail
17 16 (14.81%) Firewall
18 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
18 14 (12.96%) Windows XP
18 14 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
19 13 (12.04%) Exchange Server 2007
19 13 (12.04%) SharePoint
19 13 (12.04%) SAN
19 13 (12.04%) Cisco Certification
19 13 (12.04%) CCNA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 35 (32.41%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (12.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (12.04%) SharePoint
4 12 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (8.33%) IIS
6 6 (5.56%) Lync
7 5 (4.63%) CMS
8 4 (3.70%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 42 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 28 (25.93%) MS Office
3 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) Office 365
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.70%) TCP/IP
2 26 (24.07%) DHCP
2 26 (24.07%) DNS
3 16 (14.81%) Firewall
4 13 (12.04%) SAN
5 10 (9.26%) LAN
6 9 (8.33%) WAN
7 7 (6.48%) Internet
8 6 (5.56%) PBX
8 6 (5.56%) VLAN
9 5 (4.63%) Extranet
9 5 (4.63%) Intranet
9 5 (4.63%) VoIP
10 4 (3.70%) Network Security
11 3 (2.78%) MPLS
11 3 (2.78%) VPN
12 2 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.85%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.93%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.85%) DTS
General
1 16 (14.81%) Retail
2 8 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.63%) Law
4 2 (1.85%) Finance
4 2 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (46.30%) Analyst
2 24 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (17.59%) Support Analyst
4 18 (16.67%) Configuration Analyst
5 11 (10.19%) Test Analyst
5 11 (10.19%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) IT Support
6 9 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 9 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Service Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Administrator
9 6 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) IT Administrator
10 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.78%) PDA
2 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.85%) AS400
3 2 (1.85%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) iPhone
4 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.93%) Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 80 (74.07%) Windows
2 30 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 21 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (12.96%) Windows XP
6 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (8.33%) Android
8 8 (7.41%) Apple iOS
9 7 (6.48%) Windows Vista
10 6 (5.56%) Mac OS
11 5 (4.63%) Windows 8
11 5 (4.63%) Windows NT
12 3 (2.78%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (53.70%) ITIL
2 20 (18.52%) Service Delivery
3 13 (12.04%) Service Management
4 7 (6.48%) Mentoring
5 6 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (5.56%) Coaching
5 6 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (5.56%) Time Management
6 5 (4.63%) Test Management
7 4 (3.70%) ERP
8 3 (2.78%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.85%) Migration
9 2 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.85%) Security Management
9 2 (1.85%) MOF
9 2 (1.85%) Project Management
9 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.85%) Database Security
9 2 (1.85%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (1.85%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (23.15%) MCSE
3 20 (18.52%) MCP
4 13 (12.04%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (12.04%) CCNA
5 11 (10.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (6.48%) Degree
7 6 (5.56%) MCSA
7 6 (5.56%) CCA
7 6 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (5.56%) MCITP
8 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.85%) MCDST
10 2 (1.85%) VCP4
11 1 (0.93%) CCNP
11 1 (0.93%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.37%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (23.15%) Hyper-V
2 8 (7.41%) Terminal Services
2 8 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.85%) Firmware
4 2 (1.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (10.19%) SCOM
2 10 (9.26%) SCCM
3 4 (3.70%) Windows Intune
4 2 (1.85%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.85%) SCSM
4 2 (1.85%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (60.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.44%) VMware
3 10 (9.26%) Citrix
3 10 (9.26%) Cisco
4 8 (7.41%) NetApp
5 7 (6.48%) LANDesk
6 6 (5.56%) Lotus
6 6 (5.56%) MobileIron
7 5 (4.63%) Dell
8 4 (3.70%) Mitel
8 4 (3.70%) WatchGuard
9 3 (2.78%) HP
10 2 (1.85%) IBM
10 2 (1.85%) F5
11 1 (0.93%) NETGEAR
11 1 (0.93%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.93%) Epicor
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Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + On Call +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Based at Wellingborough Council Offices
East Northamptonshire Council
Salary: Up to £38,406
Posted: 7 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Krooter
Salary: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago