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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 42 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 48 67 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.35% 7.70% 5.93%
As % of the System Software category 36.64% 60.36% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 63 33
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,100 £21,500 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £42,200
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
131 111 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.60% 12.76% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 108 105 54
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -13 39 £32,500 -2.98% 5
Wellingborough +1 2 £32,000 +16.36%
Kettering - 1 £40,000 - 1
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (81.63%) Windows
2 44 (44.90%) ITIL
3 39 (39.80%) Windows 7
4 38 (38.78%) Microsoft
5 28 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 22 (22.45%) DHCP
6 22 (22.45%) TCP/IP
6 22 (22.45%) MS Office
6 22 (22.45%) MS Excel
6 22 (22.45%) MS Exchange
7 21 (21.43%) Windows XP
8 18 (18.37%) MCP
8 18 (18.37%) DNS
8 18 (18.37%) Retail
9 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (15.31%) SQL
10 15 (15.31%) Hyper-V
11 14 (14.29%) SLA
12 13 (13.27%) SCCM
13 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (12.24%) Citrix
13 12 (12.24%) LAN
13 12 (12.24%) VMware
14 11 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (11.22%) WAN
14 11 (11.22%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (11.22%) Test Management
15 9 (9.18%) MCSE
15 9 (9.18%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 22 (22.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.10%) IIS
3 5 (5.10%) CMS
4 4 (4.08%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.04%) Apache
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 22 (22.45%) MS Office
1 22 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Office 365
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.45%) DHCP
1 22 (22.45%) TCP/IP
2 18 (18.37%) DNS
3 12 (12.24%) LAN
4 11 (11.22%) WAN
5 9 (9.18%) SAN
6 6 (6.12%) Firewall
7 5 (5.10%) PBX
8 4 (4.08%) LDAP
9 3 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.06%) VPN
10 2 (2.04%) Internet
10 2 (2.04%) VoIP
11 1 (1.02%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.02%) SMTP
11 1 (1.02%) WLAN
11 1 (1.02%) ADSL
11 1 (1.02%) Broadband
11 1 (1.02%) MPLS
11 1 (1.02%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
General
1 18 (18.37%) Retail
2 7 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.12%) Law
4 2 (2.04%) Finance
5 1 (1.02%) Legal
5 1 (1.02%) Publishing
5 1 (1.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (62.24%) Analyst
2 29 (29.59%) Configuration Analyst
3 24 (24.49%) Support Analyst
4 22 (22.45%) Test Analyst
5 16 (16.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (12.24%) IT Support
7 10 (10.20%) Agile Test Analyst
7 10 (10.20%) Support Engineer
8 8 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (6.12%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Desktop Support
11 5 (5.10%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (5.10%) Service Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Service Desk Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) IT Support Engineer
12 4 (4.08%) IT Support Technician
12 4 (4.08%) Support Technician
12 4 (4.08%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.02%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.06%) Clustering
4 2 (2.04%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.04%) PDA
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.04%) Kindle
5 1 (1.02%) iPhone
5 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.02%) AS400
5 1 (1.02%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 80 (81.63%) Windows
2 39 (39.80%) Windows 7
3 21 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.18%) Android
5 9 (9.18%) Windows 8
6 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.16%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.12%) Mac OS
8 5 (5.10%) Linux
9 2 (2.04%) UNIX
9 2 (2.04%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.02%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.90%) ITIL
2 28 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 11 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (11.22%) Test Management
4 7 (7.14%) Project Management
5 6 (6.12%) Service Management
5 6 (6.12%) Time Management
6 5 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.08%) ERP
8 3 (3.06%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.04%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.04%) CRM
9 2 (2.04%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.04%) Change Control
9 2 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.02%) Server Building
10 1 (1.02%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.02%) Data Architecture
10 1 (1.02%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.31%) SQL
2 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (18.37%) MCP
2 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.18%) MCSE
4 7 (7.14%) MCSA
5 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.06%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.04%) MCDST
6 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.04%) CCNA
6 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) Degree
7 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.02%) BS7799
System Software
1 15 (15.31%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.08%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.06%) XenApp
4 3 (3.06%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.06%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.04%) XenServer
5 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (13.27%) SCCM
2 5 (5.10%) SCOM
3 2 (2.04%) WSUS
3 2 (2.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 38 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.24%) Citrix
2 12 (12.24%) VMware
3 7 (7.14%) LANDesk
4 6 (6.12%) Cisco
4 6 (6.12%) MobileIron
5 5 (5.10%) Lotus
6 4 (4.08%) F5
7 2 (2.04%) HP
8 1 (1.02%) Dell
8 1 (1.02%) IBM
8 1 (1.02%) Epicor
8 1 (1.02%) NetApp
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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