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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 73 41 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.71% 4.64% 7.04%
As % of the System Software category 72.28% 42.71% 62.00%
Number of salaries quoted 73 38 54
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +4.61%
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
101 96 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.43% 10.87% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 86 85 91
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,650 £28,500
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +13 52 £30,000 +17.64% 2
Kettering +8 15 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Wellingborough - 3 £23,000 -
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 74 (77.89%) Windows
2 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
3 44 (46.32%) SCCM
4 43 (45.26%) ITIL
5 38 (40.00%) MS Office
6 33 (34.74%) MS Excel
7 29 (30.53%) VMware
8 26 (27.37%) MS Exchange
8 26 (27.37%) Hyper-V
9 21 (22.11%) Firewall
10 19 (20.00%) DHCP
10 19 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 18 (18.95%) SharePoint
12 17 (17.89%) Cisco
12 17 (17.89%) Citrix
12 17 (17.89%) SAN
12 17 (17.89%) Windows Server
13 16 (16.84%) SQL Server
14 15 (15.79%) DNS
14 15 (15.79%) Office 365
15 14 (14.74%) Windows 7
15 14 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (13.68%) NetApp
16 13 (13.68%) SCOM
16 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (12.63%) Incident Management
17 12 (12.63%) Retail
17 12 (12.63%) Wireless
18 11 (11.58%) Application Packaging

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 (27.37%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (18.95%) SharePoint
4 14 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (6.32%) Skype for Business
7 5 (5.26%) IIS
8 4 (4.21%) Apache
8 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (3.16%) IBM Notes
10 2 (2.11%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 38 (40.00%) MS Office
2 33 (34.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.05%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.79%) Office 365
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.11%) Firewall
2 19 (20.00%) DHCP
3 17 (17.89%) SAN
4 15 (15.79%) DNS
5 12 (12.63%) Wireless
6 10 (10.53%) LAN
7 9 (9.47%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (9.47%) WAN
8 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
9 5 (5.26%) Internet
9 5 (5.26%) Skype
10 3 (3.16%) VoIP
10 3 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (2.11%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.11%) WLAN
12 1 (1.05%) HTTPS
12 1 (1.05%) IP Telephony
12 1 (1.05%) NAS
12 1 (1.05%) VLAN
12 1 (1.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MSI
2 1 (1.05%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.05%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.05%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 12 (12.63%) Retail
2 10 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.11%) Finance
4 1 (1.05%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Back Office
4 1 (1.05%) Law
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (28.42%) Analyst
2 24 (25.26%) Administrator
3 16 (16.84%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (14.74%) Support Engineer
5 13 (13.68%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (12.63%) IT Administrator
6 12 (12.63%) IT Systems Administrator
6 12 (12.63%) Service Analyst
6 12 (12.63%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (11.58%) IT Support
8 10 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (8.42%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (8.42%) Configuration Analyst
9 8 (8.42%) ICT Technician
9 8 (8.42%) Support Technician
10 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) ICT Support
10 7 (7.37%) Service Desk Support
10 7 (7.37%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) iPad
3 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.05%) Clustering
4 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.05%) EPoS
4 1 (1.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 74 (77.89%) Windows
2 17 (17.89%) Windows Server
3 14 (14.74%) Windows 7
4 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.32%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.26%) Linux
7 5 (5.26%) Unix
7 5 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.26%) ITIL
2 12 (12.63%) Incident Management
3 11 (11.58%) Application Packaging
4 8 (8.42%) Application Virtualisation
4 8 (8.42%) Server Patching
5 6 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.21%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.21%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.21%) Project Management
7 4 (4.21%) Service Management
8 3 (3.16%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.16%) ERP
8 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (3.16%) Patch Management
8 3 (3.16%) People Management
8 3 (3.16%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.16%) Software Distribution
9 2 (2.11%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.11%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.42%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.37%) CCNA
1 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (7.37%) MCP
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.26%) Degree
3 5 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.26%) MCSE
4 4 (4.21%) DBS Check
4 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.05%) MCITP
6 1 (1.05%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (27.37%) Hyper-V
2 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.42%) Terminal Services
4 6 (6.32%) XenApp
5 4 (4.21%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (3.16%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.11%) XenServer
8 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (46.32%) SCCM
2 13 (13.68%) SCOM
3 2 (2.11%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.05%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.05%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.53%) VMware
3 17 (17.89%) Cisco
3 17 (17.89%) Citrix
4 13 (13.68%) NetApp
5 11 (11.58%) LANDesk
5 11 (11.58%) Meraki
6 6 (6.32%) MobileIron
7 3 (3.16%) AppSense
7 3 (3.16%) HP
7 3 (3.16%) Lotus
8 2 (2.11%) Brocade
9 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.05%) Google
9 1 (1.05%) Qualys
9 1 (1.05%) Sage
9 1 (1.05%) Twitter
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