The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 49 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 43 58 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.50% 7.65% 6.17%
As % of the System Software category 61.43% 79.45% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38 55 41
Average salary £41,500 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.61% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,909 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.51%
Active Directory
Oxfordshire

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

System Software Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
70 73 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.95% 9.63% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 54 70 82
Average salary £43,750 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £20,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Oxford

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Oxford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

1 102 (95.33%) Windows
2 59 (55.14%) Windows Server
3 56 (52.34%) Microsoft
4 52 (48.60%) Windows 7
5 45 (42.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (39.25%) MS Office
7 36 (33.64%) Windows 8
8 34 (31.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (21.50%) MS Exchange
10 20 (18.69%) Hyper-V
11 19 (17.76%) Internet
11 19 (17.76%) VMware
12 18 (16.82%) VPN
12 18 (16.82%) DNS
12 18 (16.82%) IIS
12 18 (16.82%) Office 365
13 17 (15.89%) DHCP
13 17 (15.89%) SAN
14 16 (14.95%) Information Security
14 16 (14.95%) Windows XP
15 15 (14.02%) Citrix
15 15 (14.02%) Avaya
15 15 (14.02%) PowerShell
16 14 (13.08%) Firewall
17 13 (12.15%) Dell
17 13 (12.15%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (12.15%) MS Excel
17 13 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2013
18 12 (11.21%) Network Security
18 12 (11.21%) Security Architecture

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (21.50%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.82%) IIS
3 13 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (7.48%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.54%) Apache
7 6 (5.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (39.25%) MS Office
2 13 (12.15%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.82%) Office 365
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.61%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (5.61%) IaaS
4 5 (4.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.76%) Internet
2 18 (16.82%) DNS
2 18 (16.82%) VPN
3 17 (15.89%) DHCP
3 17 (15.89%) SAN
4 14 (13.08%) Firewall
5 12 (11.21%) Network Security
6 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
7 8 (7.48%) ADSL
7 8 (7.48%) iSCSI
7 8 (7.48%) VoIP
8 7 (6.54%) LDAP
8 7 (6.54%) Wireless
9 6 (5.61%) Intranet
9 6 (5.61%) SSL
10 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.93%) IPsec
10 1 (0.93%) LAN
10 1 (0.93%) WAN
10 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (5.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 13 (12.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (4.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.80%) Automotive
4 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.93%) Finance
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (25.23%) IT Support
2 20 (18.69%) Support Engineer
3 19 (17.76%) Administrator
3 19 (17.76%) IT Engineer
3 19 (17.76%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (16.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (15.89%) IT Support Engineer
6 13 (12.15%) Analyst
6 13 (12.15%) IT Manager
7 12 (11.21%) Data Manager
7 12 (11.21%) IT Security Manager
7 12 (11.21%) Security Manager
7 12 (11.21%) Support Analyst
8 11 (10.28%) Windows Engineer
9 10 (9.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (7.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 8 (7.48%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Support Manager
10 8 (7.48%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.61%) Middleware
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.48%) Clustering
2 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.48%) EqualLogic
3 6 (5.61%) Private Cloud
4 5 (4.67%) Biotechnology
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) Handset
5 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 102 (95.33%) Windows
2 59 (55.14%) Windows Server
3 52 (48.60%) Windows 7
4 45 (42.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (33.64%) Windows 8
6 34 (31.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (14.95%) Windows XP
8 9 (8.41%) Linux
9 7 (6.54%) CentOS
10 6 (5.61%) Ubuntu
11 4 (3.74%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.87%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.87%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.95%) Information Security
2 12 (11.21%) Data Security
2 12 (11.21%) Network Security Management
2 12 (11.21%) Security Architecture
2 12 (11.21%) Security Management
3 10 (9.35%) Asset Management
3 10 (9.35%) Server Building
3 10 (9.35%) Software Delivery
4 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Office Automation
4 8 (7.48%) Office Automation
5 7 (6.54%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.61%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.67%) Coaching
8 4 (3.74%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.80%) ITIL
9 3 (2.80%) Service Management
10 2 (1.87%) ERP
10 2 (1.87%) Presales
10 2 (1.87%) Time Management
11 1 (0.93%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.02%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.87%) SQL
3 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Degree
2 5 (4.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) CCNA
3 3 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.87%) CCNP
4 2 (1.87%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.87%) MCITP
4 2 (1.87%) MCP
4 2 (1.87%) MCSA
4 2 (1.87%) MCSE
4 2 (1.87%) MCTS
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.93%) LPIC
System Software
1 20 (18.69%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.93%) NFS
3 1 (0.93%) Samba
3 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.93%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) SCCM
2 8 (7.48%) WSUS
3 6 (5.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 6 (5.61%) Nagios
3 6 (5.61%) Puppet
3 6 (5.61%) SCVMM
3 6 (5.61%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.93%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.93%) SCOM
4 1 (0.93%) SCSM
Vendors
1 56 (52.34%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.76%) VMware
3 15 (14.02%) Avaya
3 15 (14.02%) Citrix
4 13 (12.15%) Dell
5 10 (9.35%) Sophos
6 8 (7.48%) Apple
6 8 (7.48%) Fortinet
7 5 (4.67%) Cisco
8 4 (3.74%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.87%) HP
9 2 (1.87%) Kaspersky
10 1 (0.93%) Adobe
10 1 (0.93%) Aruba
10 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.93%) Meru Networks
10 1 (0.93%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.93%) Sun
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