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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 58 58 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.43% 6.52% 6.98%
As % of the System Software category 47.54% 61.70% 56.16%
Number of salaries quoted 54 51 26
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £42,000 £38,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
122 94 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.62% 10.56% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 114 84 48
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(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 +1 41 £30,750 -8.20% 4
Wellingborough - 2 £32,000 - 1
Corby - 2 £26,000 - 1
Active Directory
East Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 71 (73.20%) Windows
2 52 (53.61%) ITIL
3 47 (48.45%) Microsoft
4 32 (32.99%) Windows 7
5 30 (30.93%) MS Excel
5 30 (30.93%) TCP/IP
6 28 (28.87%) DHCP
7 27 (27.84%) DNS
8 23 (23.71%) MS Exchange
9 22 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (20.62%) Service Delivery
10 20 (20.62%) Hyper-V
11 19 (19.59%) MS Office
12 18 (18.56%) SLA
12 18 (18.56%) Retail
13 17 (17.53%) MCSE
13 17 (17.53%) MCP
13 17 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (14.43%) SQL
14 14 (14.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (13.40%) Windows XP
15 13 (13.40%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (13.40%) Service Management
15 13 (13.40%) VMware
16 11 (11.34%) SAN
17 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
17 10 (10.31%) IIS
17 10 (10.31%) Office 365
18 9 (9.28%) Root Cause Analysis
18 9 (9.28%) Android

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (23.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.31%) IIS
2 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.15%) CMS
4 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.15%) Lync
5 4 (4.12%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.06%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 30 (30.93%) MS Excel
2 19 (19.59%) MS Office
3 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (30.93%) TCP/IP
2 28 (28.87%) DHCP
3 27 (27.84%) DNS
4 11 (11.34%) SAN
5 9 (9.28%) Firewall
5 9 (9.28%) LAN
6 8 (8.25%) WAN
7 6 (6.19%) PBX
7 6 (6.19%) Internet
8 5 (5.15%) Extranet
8 5 (5.15%) Intranet
8 5 (5.15%) VoIP
9 4 (4.12%) Network Security
10 3 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.09%) VLAN
10 3 (3.09%) VPN
11 2 (2.06%) MPLS
11 2 (2.06%) LDAP
12 1 (1.03%) ADSL
12 1 (1.03%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) DTS
General
1 18 (18.56%) Retail
2 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.12%) Law
4 2 (2.06%) Publishing
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (51.55%) Analyst
2 23 (23.71%) Configuration Analyst
3 20 (20.62%) 2nd Line Support
4 18 (18.56%) Support Analyst
5 16 (16.49%) Test Analyst
6 10 (10.31%) IT Support
7 9 (9.28%) Support Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Agile Test Analyst
8 8 (8.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) Service Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) Technical Support
9 7 (7.22%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (6.19%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (6.19%) Administrator
11 5 (5.15%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) IT Administrator
11 5 (5.15%) Technical Support Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Desktop Support
11 5 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.22%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.09%) PDA
4 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.06%) AS400
4 2 (2.06%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.03%) Replication
5 1 (1.03%) Clustering
5 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.03%) iPhone
5 1 (1.03%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 71 (73.20%) Windows
2 32 (32.99%) Windows 7
3 14 (14.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (13.40%) Windows XP
4 13 (13.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.28%) Android
6 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.25%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.19%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.19%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.09%) Windows Vista
8 3 (3.09%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.06%) Linux
10 1 (1.03%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (53.61%) ITIL
2 20 (20.62%) Service Delivery
3 13 (13.40%) Service Management
4 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.28%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (7.22%) Mentoring
5 7 (7.22%) Test Management
6 6 (6.19%) Time Management
6 6 (6.19%) Coaching
7 5 (5.15%) Project Management
7 5 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.12%) ERP
9 2 (2.06%) CRM
9 2 (2.06%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.06%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.06%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (2.06%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.03%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (1.03%) Operations Management
10 1 (1.03%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.43%) SQL
2 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (17.53%) MCP
2 17 (17.53%) MCSE
3 7 (7.22%) Degree
4 6 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.19%) CCNA
4 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.12%) MCSA
5 4 (4.12%) MCITP
6 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.09%) CCA
6 3 (3.09%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.06%) MCDST
8 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) BS7799
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (20.62%) Hyper-V
2 8 (8.25%) Terminal Services
3 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.03%) Firmware
5 1 (1.03%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (9.28%) SCCM
1 9 (9.28%) SCOM
2 2 (2.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (48.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.40%) VMware
3 9 (9.28%) Cisco
3 9 (9.28%) Citrix
4 7 (7.22%) LANDesk
5 6 (6.19%) MobileIron
5 6 (6.19%) NetApp
5 6 (6.19%) Lotus
6 5 (5.15%) Dell
7 4 (4.12%) WatchGuard
7 4 (4.12%) Mitel
8 3 (3.09%) F5
9 2 (2.06%) IBM
9 2 (2.06%) HP
10 1 (1.03%) Epicor
10 1 (1.03%) ServiceNow
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