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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 62 39 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.04% 4.23% 6.73%
As % of the System Software category 72.94% 47.56% 67.02%
Number of salaries quoted 60 36 51
Median salary £30,000 £25,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £17,875 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £48,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
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
85 82 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.39% 8.88% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 69 76 81
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +18 40 £30,000 +17.64%
Kettering +6 15 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Wellingborough - 5 £23,000 -
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 70 (76.92%) Windows
2 42 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 41 (45.05%) ITIL
4 39 (42.86%) SCCM
5 37 (40.66%) MS Office
6 33 (36.26%) MS Excel
7 26 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 23 (25.27%) Hyper-V
9 20 (21.98%) DHCP
10 19 (20.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 18 (19.78%) VMware
12 17 (18.68%) Firewall
12 17 (18.68%) SAN
12 17 (18.68%) Windows 7
13 16 (17.58%) Cisco
13 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
14 15 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (15.38%) DNS
15 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
16 13 (14.29%) NetApp
16 13 (14.29%) Retail
16 13 (14.29%) Windows Server
17 12 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (13.19%) Incident Management
17 12 (13.19%) SCOM
18 11 (12.09%) Wireless
18 11 (12.09%) LANDesk
18 11 (12.09%) PCI DSS
18 11 (12.09%) Application Packaging
18 11 (12.09%) Meraki

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 12 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (5.49%) IBM Notes
6 5 (5.49%) IIS
7 4 (4.40%) Apache
7 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 37 (40.66%) MS Office
2 33 (36.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.10%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Office 365
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) DHCP
2 17 (18.68%) Firewall
2 17 (18.68%) SAN
3 14 (15.38%) DNS
4 11 (12.09%) Wireless
5 10 (10.99%) LAN
6 8 (8.79%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (8.79%) WAN
7 4 (4.40%) Internet
7 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.30%) Skype
8 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.20%) VoIP
9 2 (2.20%) WLAN
10 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.10%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.10%) NAS
10 1 (1.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MSI
2 1 (1.10%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.10%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.10%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 13 (14.29%) Retail
2 10 (10.99%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.49%) Finance
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Back Office
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (32.97%) Analyst
2 24 (26.37%) Administrator
3 17 (18.68%) 1st Line Support
4 16 (17.58%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (15.38%) Service Analyst
5 14 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (13.19%) IT Administrator
6 12 (13.19%) IT Systems Administrator
6 12 (13.19%) Support Engineer
7 11 (12.09%) IT Support
8 10 (10.99%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (10.99%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 10 (10.99%) Service Desk Support
8 10 (10.99%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 9 (9.89%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (8.79%) Configuration Analyst
10 8 (8.79%) Help Desk Support
10 8 (8.79%) ICT Technician
11 7 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) Data Centre
1 5 (5.49%) Virtual Team
2 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.10%) Clustering
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.10%) EPoS
4 1 (1.10%) iPad
4 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 70 (76.92%) Windows
2 17 (18.68%) Windows 7
3 13 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.59%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.59%) Windows 8
5 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.40%) Linux
6 4 (4.40%) Unix
7 3 (3.30%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) ITIL
2 12 (13.19%) Incident Management
3 11 (12.09%) Application Packaging
4 8 (8.79%) Application Virtualisation
4 8 (8.79%) Server Patching
5 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.49%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.40%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.40%) Service Management
8 3 (3.30%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.30%) ERP
8 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (3.30%) Patch Management
8 3 (3.30%) People Management
8 3 (3.30%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.30%) Project Management
8 3 (3.30%) Software Distribution
9 2 (2.20%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) MCP
2 6 (6.59%) CCNA
2 6 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.49%) Degree
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.40%) DBS Check
4 4 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.40%) MCSE
5 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.10%) MCITP
6 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.49%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (25.27%) Hyper-V
2 10 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.79%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.40%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.20%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.10%) vSphere
6 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (42.86%) SCCM
2 12 (13.19%) SCOM
3 1 (1.10%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.10%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 42 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.78%) VMware
3 16 (17.58%) Cisco
4 13 (14.29%) NetApp
5 11 (12.09%) LANDesk
5 11 (12.09%) Meraki
6 10 (10.99%) Citrix
7 6 (6.59%) MobileIron
8 5 (5.49%) Lotus
9 3 (3.30%) HP
9 3 (3.30%) Sage
10 1 (1.10%) AppSense
10 1 (1.10%) Brocade
10 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.10%) Google
10 1 (1.10%) Qualys
10 1 (1.10%) Twitter
Northamptonshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Kettering
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago