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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 45 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 47 70 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.13% 7.60% 6.10%
As % of the System Software category 36.43% 63.06% 54.79%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 32
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
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
129 111 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.07% 12.05% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 109 100 54
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 5 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 5 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 -17 37 £32,500 -2.98% 2
Wellingborough - 2 £32,000 -
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 74 (75.51%) Windows
2 49 (50.00%) ITIL
3 43 (43.88%) Microsoft
4 37 (37.76%) Windows 7
5 26 (26.53%) TCP/IP
6 25 (25.51%) DHCP
7 24 (24.49%) DNS
7 24 (24.49%) MS Excel
8 23 (23.47%) Service Delivery
9 21 (21.43%) MS Exchange
10 20 (20.41%) MS Office
11 18 (18.37%) Retail
11 18 (18.37%) MCP
12 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (17.35%) Hyper-V
12 17 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (16.33%) Windows XP
14 15 (15.31%) SQL
14 15 (15.31%) SLA
15 13 (13.27%) MCSE
16 12 (12.24%) LAN
17 11 (11.22%) WAN
17 11 (11.22%) SAN
17 11 (11.22%) Service Management
17 11 (11.22%) SCCM
18 10 (10.20%) Test Management
18 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
18 10 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
18 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 21 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.18%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.16%) IIS
4 7 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.10%) CMS
5 5 (5.10%) Lync
6 4 (4.08%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.04%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 24 (24.49%) MS Excel
2 20 (20.41%) MS Office
3 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 9 (9.18%) Office 365
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.53%) TCP/IP
2 25 (25.51%) DHCP
3 24 (24.49%) DNS
4 12 (12.24%) LAN
5 11 (11.22%) WAN
5 11 (11.22%) SAN
6 8 (8.16%) Firewall
7 6 (6.12%) PBX
8 5 (5.10%) Intranet
8 5 (5.10%) Internet
8 5 (5.10%) Extranet
8 5 (5.10%) VoIP
9 4 (4.08%) LDAP
10 3 (3.06%) VPN
10 3 (3.06%) Network Security
10 3 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.02%) BIG-IP
11 1 (1.02%) Wireless
11 1 (1.02%) MPLS
11 1 (1.02%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
General
1 18 (18.37%) Retail
2 8 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.12%) Law
4 1 (1.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.02%) Finance
4 1 (1.02%) Legal
4 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (54.08%) Analyst
2 27 (27.55%) Configuration Analyst
3 20 (20.41%) Test Analyst
4 19 (19.39%) Support Analyst
4 19 (19.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (11.22%) IT Support
6 9 (9.18%) Agile Test Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) Desktop Support
9 5 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Support Technician
10 4 (4.08%) Administrator
10 4 (4.08%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.02%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.06%) PDA
2 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.04%) Kindle
3 2 (2.04%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.04%) Clustering
3 2 (2.04%) AS400
4 1 (1.02%) Replication
4 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.02%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 74 (75.51%) Windows
2 37 (37.76%) Windows 7
3 16 (16.33%) Windows XP
4 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.18%) Android
6 8 (8.16%) Apple iOS
6 8 (8.16%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.12%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.06%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.04%) Linux
10 1 (1.02%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.00%) ITIL
2 23 (23.47%) Service Delivery
3 11 (11.22%) Service Management
4 10 (10.20%) Test Management
4 10 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.14%) Project Management
6 6 (6.12%) Time Management
6 6 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.10%) Coaching
8 4 (4.08%) ERP
9 3 (3.06%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (2.04%) Supplier Management
10 2 (2.04%) CRM
11 1 (1.02%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (1.02%) Quality Management
11 1 (1.02%) Configuration Management
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 13 (13.27%) MCSE
4 7 (7.14%) Degree
5 6 (6.12%) MCSA
6 4 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.06%) CCNA
7 3 (3.06%) MCITP
8 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.04%) MCDST
9 1 (1.02%) CCA
9 1 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.31%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.02%) BS7799
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 17 (17.35%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.14%) Terminal Services
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (11.22%) SCCM
2 8 (8.16%) SCOM
3 2 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (43.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) Citrix
2 8 (8.16%) Cisco
2 8 (8.16%) VMware
3 7 (7.14%) LANDesk
4 6 (6.12%) MobileIron
4 6 (6.12%) Lotus
5 4 (4.08%) NetApp
5 4 (4.08%) Dell
6 3 (3.06%) Mitel
6 3 (3.06%) WatchGuard
6 3 (3.06%) F5
7 2 (2.04%) HP
7 2 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (1.02%) Epicor
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 41 minutes ago
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