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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 41 54 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.53% 7.24% 6.72%
As % of the System Software category 40.20% 55.10% 75.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 53 48
Average salary £25,000 £29,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
102 98 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.77% 13.14% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 69 95 59
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -14 27 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Kettering +3 4 £44,000 +100.00%
Brackley - 4 £23,750 -
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 64 (74.42%) Windows
2 37 (43.02%) ITIL
2 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
3 31 (36.05%) SCCM
4 28 (32.56%) DNS
4 28 (32.56%) Windows 7
5 26 (30.23%) DHCP
6 25 (29.07%) VMware
7 24 (27.91%) Root Cause Analysis
8 22 (25.58%) Windows Server
9 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (19.77%) MS Excel
11 16 (18.60%) MS Office
11 16 (18.60%) MS Exchange
12 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (17.44%) MobileIron
12 15 (17.44%) LANDesk
13 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
13 14 (16.28%) MCSE
14 13 (15.12%) MCP
14 13 (15.12%) Citrix
14 13 (15.12%) Service Delivery
14 13 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (10.47%) XenApp
16 9 (10.47%) Firewall
17 8 (9.30%) Mac OS
17 8 (9.30%) Hyper-V

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (18.60%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.65%) IIS
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.49%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (3.49%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (19.77%) MS Excel
2 16 (18.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.56%) DNS
2 26 (30.23%) DHCP
3 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.47%) Firewall
5 6 (6.98%) WAN
6 5 (5.81%) SAN
7 4 (4.65%) VoIP
8 3 (3.49%) Internet
8 3 (3.49%) LAN
8 3 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.49%) Wireless
9 2 (2.33%) FTP
9 2 (2.33%) Skype
9 2 (2.33%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.16%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.16%) Network Security
10 1 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (8.14%) Retail
2 5 (5.81%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Law
4 2 (2.33%) Advertising
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Billing
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (54.65%) Analyst
2 20 (23.26%) Support Analyst
3 19 (22.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 17 (19.77%) Configuration Analyst
5 16 (18.60%) Test Analyst
6 12 (13.95%) Active Directory Analyst
6 12 (13.95%) Agile Test Analyst
7 10 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 9 (10.47%) Desktop Support
9 8 (9.30%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 8 (9.30%) IT Support
10 7 (8.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 7 (8.14%) Support Engineer
11 6 (6.98%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
11 6 (6.98%) Desktop Analyst
11 6 (6.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 5 (5.81%) Help Desk Support
12 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (5.81%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) .NET
1 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.33%) Health Informatics
2 2 (2.33%) Informatics
2 2 (2.33%) User Experience
2 2 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.16%) Clustering
3 1 (1.16%) EPoS
3 1 (1.16%) HP Storage
3 1 (1.16%) iPad
3 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 64 (74.42%) Windows
2 28 (32.56%) Windows 7
3 22 (25.58%) Windows Server
4 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (9.30%) Android
6 8 (9.30%) Apple iOS
6 8 (9.30%) Mac OS
7 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.65%) Linux
8 4 (4.65%) Unix
8 4 (4.65%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.49%) Windows Vista
9 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) ITIL
2 24 (27.91%) Root Cause Analysis
3 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.12%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.14%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.49%) CRM
7 3 (3.49%) Service Management
8 2 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.33%) Presales
8 2 (2.33%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.33%) Software Delivery
8 2 (2.33%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.33%) Workflow
9 1 (1.16%) Case Management
9 1 (1.16%) Email Filtering
9 1 (1.16%) High Availability
9 1 (1.16%) Time Management
9 1 (1.16%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.98%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (16.28%) MCSE
3 13 (15.12%) MCP
4 6 (6.98%) MCDST
5 5 (5.81%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.65%) MCITP
7 3 (3.49%) CCNA
7 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.16%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.47%) XenApp
3 8 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.98%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (5.81%) XenServer
6 2 (2.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (36.05%) SCCM
2 5 (5.81%) XenMobile
3 3 (3.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
2 25 (29.07%) VMware
3 15 (17.44%) LANDesk
3 15 (17.44%) MobileIron
4 13 (15.12%) Citrix
5 5 (5.81%) AppSense
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco
7 3 (3.49%) Brocade
7 3 (3.49%) NetApp
8 1 (1.16%) HP
8 1 (1.16%) IBM
8 1 (1.16%) iManage
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Northamptonshire
Mercedes
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago