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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 39 59 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.53% 7.57% 9.63%
As % of the System Software category 54.17% 73.75% 78.16%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 57
Median salary £30,000 £41,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.71% +59.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,550 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £48,000 £48,900
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
72 80 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.21% 10.27% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 65 68 74
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £54,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Oxford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 67 (79.76%) Windows
2 51 (60.71%) Windows Server
3 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
4 38 (45.24%) Office 365
5 28 (33.33%) VMware
6 24 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 23 (27.38%) ITIL
7 23 (27.38%) Hyper-V
8 21 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 21 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (22.62%) DHCP
9 19 (22.62%) DNS
10 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (17.86%) VPN
12 14 (16.67%) Windows 7
12 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (16.67%) Windows 10
13 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
13 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
13 13 (15.48%) MS Office
13 13 (15.48%) Firewall
14 12 (14.29%) SQL
14 12 (14.29%) Cisco
15 11 (13.10%) SharePoint
16 10 (11.90%) VoIP
16 10 (11.90%) Apple
16 10 (11.90%) Automotive
17 9 (10.71%) Mac OS X
17 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.10%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.95%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (45.24%) Office 365
2 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 19 (22.62%) DHCP
2 19 (22.62%) DNS
3 15 (17.86%) VPN
4 13 (15.48%) Firewall
5 10 (11.90%) VoIP
6 9 (10.71%) Network Security
7 5 (5.95%) WAN
8 4 (4.76%) SAN
9 3 (3.57%) FTP
9 3 (3.57%) Internet
9 3 (3.57%) LAN
9 3 (3.57%) Skype
10 2 (2.38%) ADSL
10 2 (2.38%) CTI
10 2 (2.38%) GPRS
10 2 (2.38%) GSM
10 2 (2.38%) ISDN
10 2 (2.38%) PBX
10 2 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (11.90%) Automotive
2 6 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (1.19%) Finance
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (26.19%) Analyst
2 17 (20.24%) Support Analyst
3 13 (15.48%) Server Engineer
3 13 (15.48%) Support Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (10.71%) 1st Line Support
6 9 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (10.71%) Active Directory Support
6 9 (10.71%) IT Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Windows Server Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 8 (9.52%) Active Directory Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Administrator
7 8 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) IT Support
7 8 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (9.52%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (1.19%) .NET
2 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.19%) CSS
2 1 (1.19%) CSS3
2 1 (1.19%) HTML
2 1 (1.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.95%) Clustering
2 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.76%) Statistics
4 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.19%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.19%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.19%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 67 (79.76%) Windows
2 51 (60.71%) Windows Server
3 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 14 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 9 (10.71%) Mac OS X
7 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.95%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.19%) Linux
10 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) ITIL
2 8 (9.52%) Supplier Management
3 6 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (7.14%) Information Security
4 5 (5.95%) Service Management
5 4 (4.76%) Business Process Improvement
5 4 (4.76%) Migration
5 4 (4.76%) Network Management
5 4 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 4 (4.76%) Security Architecture
6 3 (3.57%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.57%) Change Management
6 3 (3.57%) Critical Success Factor
6 3 (3.57%) CRM
6 3 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.57%) Presales
7 2 (2.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.38%) Service Design
7 2 (2.38%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.29%) SQL
2 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.33%) Degree
3 5 (5.95%) MCITP
4 3 (3.57%) MCP
4 3 (3.57%) MCSE
5 2 (2.38%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.38%) Dell Certification
5 2 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.19%) CCNA
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.19%) MCSA
6 1 (1.19%) MCTS
6 1 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (27.38%) Hyper-V
2 21 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.38%) vSphere
3 2 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) SCCM
1 6 (7.14%) SCOM
2 4 (4.76%) Nagios
3 3 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.38%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 28 (33.33%) VMware
3 12 (14.29%) Cisco
4 10 (11.90%) Apple
5 9 (10.71%) HP
6 8 (9.52%) Dell
6 8 (9.52%) Micro Focus
6 8 (9.52%) Novell
7 6 (7.14%) Citrix
7 6 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.76%) Avaya
8 4 (4.76%) Mitel
9 3 (3.57%) 3PAR
9 3 (3.57%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.38%) Google
10 2 (2.38%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.38%) Nortel
10 2 (2.38%) Remedy
10 2 (2.38%) Veritas
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