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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 65 47 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.00% 5.13% 4.54%
As % of the System Software category 82.28% 37.01% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 58 46 35
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
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
79 127 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.94% 13.86% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 69 106 87
Average salary £28,500 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.10% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £30,000 £32,878
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 15 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Oxford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 85 (88.54%) Windows
2 50 (52.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (51.04%) Microsoft
4 37 (38.54%) VMware
5 30 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 27 (28.13%) MS Exchange
6 27 (28.13%) DNS
7 25 (26.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (23.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (21.88%) CCNA
10 21 (21.88%) Hyper-V
11 20 (20.83%) MS Office
12 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 17 (17.71%) IIS
13 17 (17.71%) Cisco
13 17 (17.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 16 (16.67%) SQL
15 15 (15.63%) TCP/IP
15 15 (15.63%) Apple
15 15 (15.63%) Symantec
16 14 (14.58%) Linux
17 13 (13.54%) Lync
17 13 (13.54%) Citrix
17 13 (13.54%) Windows XP
18 12 (12.50%) SharePoint
18 12 (12.50%) HTTP
18 12 (12.50%) Firewall
18 12 (12.50%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 27 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 22 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (17.71%) IIS
4 13 (13.54%) Lync
5 12 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (6.25%) IBM Notes
7 6 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (6.25%) WebSphere
8 5 (5.21%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (4.17%) Confluence
10 3 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (2.08%) nginx
11 2 (2.08%) Apache
12 1 (1.04%) SAS
12 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 20 (20.83%) MS Office
3 7 (7.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Magento
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Office 365
2 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (28.13%) DNS
2 15 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 12 (12.50%) Firewall
3 12 (12.50%) HTTP
4 10 (10.42%) SSL
5 9 (9.38%) SAN
5 9 (9.38%) DHCP
6 7 (7.29%) SMTP
7 6 (6.25%) WAN
7 6 (6.25%) Intranet
7 6 (6.25%) Wireless
8 4 (4.17%) LDAP
8 4 (4.17%) LAN
8 4 (4.17%) Ethernet
9 3 (3.13%) Internet
9 3 (3.13%) Unified Communications
9 3 (3.13%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.08%) NAS
10 2 (2.08%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.17%) MySQL
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (4.17%) JIRA
4 2 (2.08%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (5.21%) Marketing
2 4 (4.17%) Legal
3 3 (3.13%) Publishing
4 2 (2.08%) Games
5 1 (1.04%) Front Office
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (30.21%) Analyst
2 27 (28.13%) IT Support
3 22 (22.92%) Support Analyst
4 16 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 14 (14.58%) Support Engineer
5 14 (14.58%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (9.38%) Administrator
7 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (7.29%) Service Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Network Support
9 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.25%) Desktop Support
9 6 (6.25%) Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Technical Support
10 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Specialist
11 4 (4.17%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) .NET
2 8 (8.33%) COM
3 6 (6.25%) EJB
3 6 (6.25%) Struts
3 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.25%) XML
3 6 (6.25%) Spring
4 4 (4.17%) Web Services
5 2 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.08%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (2.08%) FreeSWITCH
5 2 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.29%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.17%) Wiki
5 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.08%) Online Games
6 2 (2.08%) iPad
7 1 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 85 (88.54%) Windows
2 50 (52.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (23.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (17.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (14.58%) Linux
6 13 (13.54%) Windows XP
7 12 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 12 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 7 (7.29%) Apple iOS
9 6 (6.25%) UNIX
9 6 (6.25%) Debian
9 6 (6.25%) Ubuntu
9 6 (6.25%) Android
10 2 (2.08%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.38%) ITIL
1 9 (9.38%) Service Delivery
2 7 (7.29%) Incident Management
3 6 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (5.21%) Data Management
4 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
4 5 (5.21%) Analytics
5 4 (4.17%) Service Management
5 4 (4.17%) Integration Testing
5 4 (4.17%) Test Automation
5 4 (4.17%) BDD
5 4 (4.17%) TDD
5 4 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 4 (4.17%) Migration
5 4 (4.17%) Change Management
5 4 (4.17%) ITSM
6 3 (3.13%) CRM
7 2 (2.08%) ERP
7 2 (2.08%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.08%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (7.29%) Java
3 6 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 6 (6.25%) VBScript
4 5 (5.21%) VB
5 2 (2.08%) Python
5 2 (2.08%) Ruby
5 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.08%) Perl
5 2 (2.08%) PHP
6 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (21.88%) CCNA
3 10 (10.42%) Degree
4 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.29%) MCSE
6 5 (5.21%) MCT
6 5 (5.21%) CCNP
6 5 (5.21%) MCP
7 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) MCITP
8 1 (1.04%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) SLA
2 4 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 25 (26.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.21%) DFS Replication
3 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.13%) vSphere
5 2 (2.08%) Dovecot
5 2 (2.08%) Kamailio
5 2 (2.08%) XenApp
5 2 (2.08%) XenServer
5 2 (2.08%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.08%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.08%) Xen
6 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) SCCM
2 6 (6.25%) SCOM
3 4 (4.17%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.13%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.13%) SCDPM
4 3 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.08%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.08%) Puppet
5 2 (2.08%) Nagios
6 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (51.04%) Microsoft
2 37 (38.54%) VMware
3 17 (17.71%) Cisco
4 15 (15.63%) Symantec
4 15 (15.63%) Apple
5 13 (13.54%) Citrix
6 11 (11.46%) IBM
7 7 (7.29%) Oracle
7 7 (7.29%) Remedy
7 7 (7.29%) Fortinet
8 6 (6.25%) Lotus
9 4 (4.17%) Atlassian
10 3 (3.13%) Brocade
11 2 (2.08%) Percona
11 2 (2.08%) New Relic
11 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.08%) Avaya
12 1 (1.04%) HP
12 1 (1.04%) Dell
12 1 (1.04%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, 22 days holiday, On-
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago