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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 44 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 33 40 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.46% 4.36% 4.53%
As % of the System Software category 39.29% 61.54% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 43
Average salary £31,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.86% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,225 £22,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £46,250 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
84 65 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 11.35% 7.08% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 71 60 101
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,250 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Oxford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 54 (63.53%) Windows
2 44 (51.76%) Microsoft
3 39 (45.88%) VMware
4 35 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (29.41%) DNS
7 24 (28.24%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (28.24%) CCNA
8 22 (25.88%) Cisco
9 18 (21.18%) MS Exchange
9 18 (21.18%) Linux
10 16 (18.82%) Wireless
11 15 (17.65%) VLAN
12 14 (16.47%) DHCP
13 13 (15.29%) SharePoint
13 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (14.12%) CCNP
15 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (12.94%) CCIE
15 11 (12.94%) Cisco Prime
16 10 (11.76%) Hyper-V
16 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
16 10 (11.76%) Degree
16 10 (11.76%) Information Security
17 9 (10.59%) Citrix
17 9 (10.59%) MCP
17 9 (10.59%) Lync
18 8 (9.41%) CentOS
18 8 (9.41%) Fortinet

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (21.18%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.29%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.59%) Lync
4 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.06%) Apache
6 4 (4.71%) IIS
6 4 (4.71%) Confluence
7 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.18%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.24%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Office 365
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.41%) DNS
2 16 (18.82%) Wireless
3 15 (17.65%) VLAN
4 14 (16.47%) DHCP
5 8 (9.41%) HTTP
5 8 (9.41%) SMTP
5 8 (9.41%) SSL
6 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
7 6 (7.06%) SAN
7 6 (7.06%) Firewall
8 4 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (4.71%) WAN
8 4 (4.71%) LDAP
8 4 (4.71%) LAN
9 3 (3.53%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.35%) WPA
10 2 (2.35%) Internet
11 1 (1.18%) Extranet
11 1 (1.18%) VoIP
11 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) MySQL
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.35%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) JIRA
2 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.35%) Bugzilla
2 2 (2.35%) Subversion
3 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.18%) Redmine
General
1 8 (9.41%) Automotive
2 5 (5.88%) Advertising
3 2 (2.35%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Support Engineer
2 16 (18.82%) Analyst
3 14 (16.47%) IT Support
4 10 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Network Manager
5 9 (10.59%) Network Support
5 9 (10.59%) Administrator
5 9 (10.59%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Service Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Senior Manager
5 9 (10.59%) Senior Network Manager
6 8 (9.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.06%) IT Manager
9 5 (5.88%) IT Administrator
9 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Desktop Support
10 4 (4.71%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) Wiki
1 4 (4.71%) PMI
2 3 (3.53%) Clustering
3 2 (2.35%) Social Network
3 2 (2.35%) Open Source
4 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.18%) New Media
4 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 54 (63.53%) Windows
2 35 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (21.18%) Linux
4 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.41%) CentOS
7 6 (7.06%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.06%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.71%) UNIX
8 4 (4.71%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.71%) Debian
8 4 (4.71%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.76%) Information Security
2 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (4.71%) Software Deployment
3 4 (4.71%) Incident Management
3 4 (4.71%) Project Management
3 4 (4.71%) Line Management
4 3 (3.53%) ITIL
5 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.18%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.18%) Coaching
6 1 (1.18%) ERP
6 1 (1.18%) Service Management
6 1 (1.18%) Content Management
6 1 (1.18%) Document Management
6 1 (1.18%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.18%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.18%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.18%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.24%) SQL
2 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) CCNA
1 24 (28.24%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (14.12%) CCNP
3 11 (12.94%) CCIE
3 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (11.76%) Degree
5 9 (10.59%) MCP
6 5 (5.88%) MCITP
7 4 (4.71%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.18%) CCAA
8 1 (1.18%) MCSE
8 1 (1.18%) CCA
8 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.18%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 30 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.06%) Firmware
4 3 (3.53%) vSphere
5 2 (2.35%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (12.94%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.35%) Puppet
2 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (51.76%) Microsoft
2 39 (45.88%) VMware
3 22 (25.88%) Cisco
4 9 (10.59%) Citrix
5 8 (9.41%) Red Hat
5 8 (9.41%) Fortinet
6 5 (5.88%) Sophos
7 3 (3.53%) Apple
8 2 (2.35%) CommVault
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle
8 2 (2.35%) Veeam
9 1 (1.18%) SAP
9 1 (1.18%) HP
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