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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 55 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.96% 6.29% 4.68%
As % of the System Software category 70.51% 46.60% 64.62%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 39
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
78 103 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.70% 13.50% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 76 90 61
Average salary £42,500 £47,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.05% +26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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 29 April 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Oxford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 97 (90.65%) Windows
2 61 (57.01%) Microsoft
3 60 (56.07%) Windows Server
4 39 (36.45%) Windows 7
5 36 (33.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (31.78%) MS Office
7 28 (26.17%) Office 365
8 26 (24.30%) ITIL
9 24 (22.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (20.56%) MS Exchange
10 22 (20.56%) Avaya
11 21 (19.63%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (18.69%) Dell
13 19 (17.76%) VPN
13 19 (17.76%) Information Security
14 18 (16.82%) SCCM
15 17 (15.89%) Hyper-V
15 17 (15.89%) Windows 8
15 17 (15.89%) SharePoint
15 17 (15.89%) Cisco
16 15 (14.02%) Citrix
16 15 (14.02%) VMware
17 14 (13.08%) Firewall
17 14 (13.08%) Internet
17 14 (13.08%) Security Architecture
17 14 (13.08%) Network Security
18 13 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2013
18 13 (12.15%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (12.15%) SAN
18 13 (12.15%) MS Excel

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 22 (20.56%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.89%) SharePoint
3 13 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (10.28%) Skype for Business
5 9 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (4.67%) Apache
7 5 (4.67%) IIS
7 5 (4.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (31.78%) MS Office
2 13 (12.15%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.17%) Office 365
2 21 (19.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.76%) VPN
2 14 (13.08%) Firewall
2 14 (13.08%) Internet
2 14 (13.08%) Network Security
3 13 (12.15%) SAN
4 12 (11.21%) DNS
5 10 (9.35%) iSCSI
6 7 (6.54%) Skype
7 6 (5.61%) DHCP
7 6 (5.61%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.61%) VoIP
8 5 (4.67%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (4.67%) LDAP
8 5 (4.67%) SSL
9 3 (2.80%) ADSL
10 2 (1.87%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.93%) LAN
11 1 (0.93%) WAN
11 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (4.67%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (12.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (5.61%) Automotive
3 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.80%) Retail
3 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (18.69%) Administrator
1 20 (18.69%) Systems Administrator
2 16 (14.95%) IT Manager
3 14 (13.08%) Analyst
4 13 (12.15%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (11.21%) IT Support
6 11 (10.28%) Support Analyst
7 10 (9.35%) Data Manager
7 10 (9.35%) Infrastructure Manager
7 10 (9.35%) IT Security Manager
7 10 (9.35%) Security Manager
7 10 (9.35%) Windows Administrator
7 10 (9.35%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 9 (8.41%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (8.41%) IT Engineer
9 8 (7.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (7.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 8 (7.48%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Support Manager
9 8 (7.48%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.21%) Middleware
1 12 (11.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Clustering
1 10 (9.35%) EqualLogic
2 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.80%) Biotechnology
5 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 97 (90.65%) Windows
2 60 (56.07%) Windows Server
3 39 (36.45%) Windows 7
4 36 (33.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (22.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (15.89%) Windows 8
7 13 (12.15%) Windows XP
8 9 (8.41%) Windows 10
9 7 (6.54%) Linux
10 5 (4.67%) CentOS
10 5 (4.67%) Ubuntu
10 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.74%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) ITIL
2 19 (17.76%) Information Security
3 14 (13.08%) Security Architecture
4 10 (9.35%) Data Security
4 10 (9.35%) Network Security Management
4 10 (9.35%) Security Management
5 9 (8.41%) Service Management
6 7 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (6.54%) Portfolio Management
6 7 (6.54%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (5.61%) Project Management
7 6 (5.61%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.67%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.67%) ITIL V2
9 4 (3.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (2.80%) Coaching
10 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Office Automation
10 3 (2.80%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Degree
2 6 (5.61%) MCP
2 6 (5.61%) MCSE
2 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.74%) CCNA
3 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.74%) Dell Certification
4 3 (2.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.93%) CCNP
5 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.93%) LPIC
5 1 (0.93%) MCITP
5 1 (0.93%) MCSA
5 1 (0.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) COBIT
1 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (15.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.93%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (16.82%) SCCM
2 10 (9.35%) SCOM
2 10 (9.35%) WSUS
3 7 (6.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (4.67%) Nagios
4 5 (4.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (57.01%) Microsoft
2 22 (20.56%) Avaya
3 20 (18.69%) Dell
4 17 (15.89%) Cisco
5 15 (14.02%) Citrix
5 15 (14.02%) VMware
6 10 (9.35%) Fortinet
6 10 (9.35%) Sophos
7 5 (4.67%) ServiceNow
7 5 (4.67%) SonicWALL
8 4 (3.74%) Remedy
9 3 (2.80%) HP
10 2 (1.87%) Apple
11 1 (0.93%) Adobe
11 1 (0.93%) Aruba
11 1 (0.93%) Meru Networks
11 1 (0.93%) Veritas
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