The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 38 29 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 2.37% 5.88% 1.97%
As % of the System Software category 36.36% 45.16% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 7
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +36.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £18,975 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,750 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
Norfolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Norwich region.

System Software Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 6.51% 13.03% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 9
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £36,060
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -9.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Norwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Norwich region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Norwich

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
3 7 (43.75%) MS Office
3 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (25.00%) DHCP
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (18.75%) Software Licensing
7 3 (18.75%) VLAN
7 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) VLAN
2 3 (18.75%) IPv4
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) PBX
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) DTS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (18.75%) Software Licensing
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) OWASP
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) CISA
1 1 (6.25%) CISM
1 1 (6.25%) CEH
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Qualys
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects