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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 46 48 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.28% 6.07% 4.71%
As % of the System Software category 74.19% 48.98% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45 41 47
Average salary £27,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.92% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £23,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
62 98 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.47% 12.39% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61 86 80
Average salary £30,000 £49,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.77% +30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Oxford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 81 (71.68%) Windows
2 59 (52.21%) Microsoft
3 52 (46.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (45.13%) VMware
5 38 (33.63%) DNS
6 37 (32.74%) CCNA
6 37 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (30.09%) Cisco
8 28 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (20.35%) Hyper-V
11 22 (19.47%) MS Exchange
12 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (15.04%) SSL
13 17 (15.04%) HTTP
13 17 (15.04%) SharePoint
14 16 (14.16%) MS Excel
14 16 (14.16%) MS Office
14 16 (14.16%) TCP/IP
14 16 (14.16%) SMTP
14 16 (14.16%) Fortinet
15 15 (13.27%) Citrix
16 14 (12.39%) Lync
17 13 (11.50%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (11.50%) IIS
17 13 (11.50%) SQL
18 12 (10.62%) Wireless
18 12 (10.62%) DHCP
19 11 (9.73%) Linux
20 10 (8.85%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (19.47%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.04%) SharePoint
3 14 (12.39%) Lync
4 13 (11.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (11.50%) IIS
5 7 (6.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (6.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (5.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (5.31%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.54%) Apache
8 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.77%) Confluence
10 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (14.16%) MS Excel
1 16 (14.16%) MS Office
2 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) Office 365
2 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) IaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (33.63%) DNS
2 17 (15.04%) SSL
2 17 (15.04%) HTTP
3 16 (14.16%) TCP/IP
3 16 (14.16%) SMTP
4 12 (10.62%) Wireless
4 12 (10.62%) DHCP
5 7 (6.19%) LAN
5 7 (6.19%) WAN
6 6 (5.31%) Intranet
7 5 (4.42%) VLAN
7 5 (4.42%) SAN
8 4 (3.54%) Firewall
8 4 (3.54%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.65%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.65%) Internet
10 2 (1.77%) VoIP
10 2 (1.77%) LDAP
11 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (5.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (5.31%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.77%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (7.08%) Automotive
2 5 (4.42%) Legal
2 5 (4.42%) Advertising
3 4 (3.54%) Publishing
3 4 (3.54%) Marketing
4 2 (1.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (30.09%) Support Engineer
2 26 (23.01%) Network Engineer
3 22 (19.47%) Analyst
4 21 (18.58%) IT Support
5 17 (15.04%) Network Support Engineer
5 17 (15.04%) Network Support
6 13 (11.50%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) IT Support Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) IT Manager
7 9 (7.96%) Administrator
7 9 (7.96%) Service Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Desktop Support
9 7 (6.19%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.31%) Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) COM
2 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET
2 6 (5.31%) XML
2 6 (5.31%) EJB
2 6 (5.31%) Struts
2 6 (5.31%) .NET
2 6 (5.31%) Spring
3 2 (1.77%) Web Services
4 1 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.88%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.42%) PMI
4 4 (3.54%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.77%) Wiki
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.88%) New Media
6 1 (0.88%) Social Network
6 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 81 (71.68%) Windows
2 52 (46.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.73%) Linux
6 10 (8.85%) Windows 8
6 10 (8.85%) Windows 7
7 7 (6.19%) UNIX
8 6 (5.31%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.42%) Android
10 4 (3.54%) CentOS
10 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.65%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.65%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (8.85%) Information Security
2 5 (4.42%) Data Management
2 5 (4.42%) Migration
2 5 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (3.54%) Risk Management
3 4 (3.54%) Test Automation
3 4 (3.54%) Integration Testing
3 4 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (3.54%) TDD
3 4 (3.54%) Line Management
3 4 (3.54%) Analytics
3 4 (3.54%) BDD
4 3 (2.65%) Software Deployment
4 3 (2.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (2.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (2.65%) Service Delivery
4 3 (2.65%) ITIL
4 3 (2.65%) ERP
5 2 (1.77%) CRM
5 2 (1.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.50%) SQL
2 6 (5.31%) VB.NET
2 6 (5.31%) VBScript
2 6 (5.31%) Java
2 6 (5.31%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.42%) VB
4 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (32.74%) CCNA
1 37 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.96%) CCNP
3 8 (7.08%) Degree
4 7 (6.19%) MCP
5 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.42%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.54%) CCIE
6 4 (3.54%) MCSE
6 4 (3.54%) MCT
7 1 (0.88%) CCAA
7 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.88%) CCDP
7 1 (0.88%) CCA
7 1 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.88%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (20.35%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.88%) vSphere
4 1 (0.88%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.88%) Kamailio
4 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.88%) XenApp
4 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) SCCM
1 4 (3.54%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 59 (52.21%) Microsoft
2 51 (45.13%) VMware
3 34 (30.09%) Cisco
4 16 (14.16%) Fortinet
5 15 (13.27%) Citrix
6 10 (8.85%) Apple
6 10 (8.85%) Symantec
7 8 (7.08%) Oracle
8 6 (5.31%) IBM
9 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.65%) Sophos
11 2 (1.77%) Avaya
11 2 (1.77%) HP
11 2 (1.77%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.88%) F5
12 1 (0.88%) Brocade
12 1 (0.88%) Google
12 1 (0.88%) SAP
12 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
OxFORD Asset Management
Salary: Competitive salary alongside flexible benefits package.
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £25,000 - £28,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago