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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 23 55 31
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 60 30 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.37% 3.85% 6.48%
As % of the System Software category 63.83% 31.25% 60.92%
Number of salaries quoted 53 20 50
Median salary £32,500 £23,625 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.56% -16.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,115 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.18% -

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
94 96 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.11% 12.31% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 86 67 83
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £23,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +32 53 £32,500 +36.84% 7
Brackley -5 2 £20,750 -12.63%
Kettering -10 2 £33,750 -23.29%
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 86 (84.31%) Windows
2 48 (47.06%) DHCP
3 37 (36.27%) SCCM
4 36 (35.29%) DNS
5 34 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 33 (32.35%) ITIL
7 30 (29.41%) Windows 7
8 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
9 26 (25.49%) MS Excel
10 22 (21.57%) MS Exchange
11 21 (20.59%) SQL
12 20 (19.61%) Finance
12 20 (19.61%) SQL Server
12 20 (19.61%) SAN
12 20 (19.61%) Hyper-V
13 19 (18.63%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
15 17 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (16.67%) SCOM
16 16 (15.69%) Cisco
16 16 (15.69%) VMware
17 15 (14.71%) Office 365
18 14 (13.73%) TCP/IP
18 14 (13.73%) IIS
19 13 (12.75%) Retail
20 12 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
20 12 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
20 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
20 12 (11.76%) SharePoint
20 12 (11.76%) Manufacturing

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 22 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 18 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (13.73%) IIS
4 12 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (7.84%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.94%) Apache
8 3 (2.94%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (25.49%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.78%) MS Office
3 2 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.71%) Office 365
2 6 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.88%) SaaS
3 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.98%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 48 (47.06%) DHCP
2 36 (35.29%) DNS
3 20 (19.61%) SAN
4 14 (13.73%) TCP/IP
5 11 (10.78%) Firewall
5 11 (10.78%) Skype
6 10 (9.80%) LAN
6 10 (9.80%) WAN
7 8 (7.84%) Internet
8 6 (5.88%) VLAN
9 5 (4.90%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (3.92%) FTP
10 4 (3.92%) ICMP
10 4 (3.92%) IMAP
10 4 (3.92%) LDAP
10 4 (3.92%) NAS
10 4 (3.92%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.92%) POP3
10 4 (3.92%) SMTP
10 4 (3.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MSI
2 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (19.61%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Retail
3 12 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Advertising
4 1 (0.98%) Automotive
4 1 (0.98%) Back Office
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Publishing
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (28.43%) Analyst
2 21 (20.59%) Administrator
3 17 (16.67%) IT Support
4 14 (13.73%) Service Analyst
4 14 (13.73%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (10.78%) Windows Administrator
6 10 (9.80%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) IT Administrator
7 8 (7.84%) IT Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.88%) Active Directory Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.88%) Graduate Applications Support
8 6 (5.88%) Graduate IT Support
8 6 (5.88%) IT Graduate
8 6 (5.88%) Junior Applications Support
8 6 (5.88%) Junior IT Support
8 6 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) .NET
1 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
1 4 (3.92%) MAPI
2 3 (2.94%) HTML
2 3 (2.94%) Web Services
3 2 (1.96%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.96%) CSS
3 2 (1.96%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (1.96%) jQuery
3 2 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (1.96%) LESS
3 2 (1.96%) React
3 2 (1.96%) REST
3 2 (1.96%) Sass
3 2 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (1.96%) XML
3 2 (1.96%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.86%) Clustering
4 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.90%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.92%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (3.92%) PKI
7 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.94%) iPad
8 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.96%) iPhone
9 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (84.31%) Windows
2 34 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 30 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 19 (18.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (8.82%) Windows 8
7 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.94%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.96%) Android
10 2 (1.96%) Linux
10 2 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) ITIL
2 12 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
2 12 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (10.78%) Matrix Management
3 11 (10.78%) Matrix Organization
4 10 (9.80%) ITSM
4 10 (9.80%) Service Management
5 9 (8.82%) ITIL V3
6 8 (7.84%) Incident Management
6 8 (7.84%) Project Management
7 7 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.88%) Server Patching
9 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (3.92%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.92%) Information Security
10 4 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (3.92%) Presales
10 4 (3.92%) Service Design
10 4 (3.92%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.59%) SQL
2 4 (3.92%) C#
3 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.98%) C
4 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.82%) MCP
2 8 (7.84%) Degree
3 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.90%) CCNA
4 5 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.92%) CCNP
5 4 (3.92%) CISSP
5 4 (3.92%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (3.92%) MCSA
5 4 (3.92%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (1.96%) MCITP
6 2 (1.96%) MCSE
6 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.98%) CCENT
7 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.88%) SLA
3 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 20 (19.61%) Hyper-V
2 10 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.84%) Terminal Services
4 7 (6.86%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.94%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.98%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.98%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (36.27%) SCCM
2 17 (16.67%) SCOM
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (3.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.98%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 27 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.69%) Cisco
2 16 (15.69%) VMware
3 6 (5.88%) Citrix
3 6 (5.88%) NetApp
4 5 (4.90%) Oracle
5 4 (3.92%) F5
6 3 (2.94%) Google
6 3 (2.94%) HP
6 3 (2.94%) Lotus
6 3 (2.94%) Meraki
7 2 (1.96%) Sage
8 1 (0.98%) 3Com
8 1 (0.98%) Dell
8 1 (0.98%) Draytek
8 1 (0.98%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.98%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.98%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.98%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.98%) ZyXEL
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago