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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 54 23 45
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +22
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 68 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.58% 8.87% 4.84%
As % of the System Software category 52.78% 63.55% 61.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32 65 37
Median salary £30,500 £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +4.61%
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
72 107 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.67% 13.95% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 55 102 59
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -18.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 July 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Oxford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 82 (88.17%) Windows
2 59 (63.44%) Microsoft
3 55 (59.14%) Windows Server
4 40 (43.01%) Office 365
5 33 (35.48%) ITIL
6 32 (34.41%) Windows 7
7 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (30.11%) Hyper-V
9 25 (26.88%) VMware
10 24 (25.81%) MS Office
10 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
11 21 (22.58%) VPN
12 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (20.43%) Dell
14 17 (18.28%) Cisco
14 17 (18.28%) Firewall
14 17 (18.28%) SCCM
14 17 (18.28%) Windows 10
15 16 (17.20%) DNS
15 16 (17.20%) SharePoint
16 15 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (15.05%) MS Exchange
17 14 (15.05%) DHCP
17 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
17 14 (15.05%) Avaya
18 13 (13.98%) TCP/IP
19 12 (12.90%) Web Services
19 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
20 11 (11.83%) SQL

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 16 (17.20%) SharePoint
2 14 (15.05%) MS Exchange
3 11 (11.83%) Skype for Business
4 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.08%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (25.81%) MS Office
2 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (43.01%) Office 365
2 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.58%) VPN
2 17 (18.28%) Firewall
3 16 (17.20%) DNS
4 14 (15.05%) DHCP
5 13 (13.98%) TCP/IP
6 10 (10.75%) SAN
6 10 (10.75%) VoIP
7 9 (9.68%) Internet
8 7 (7.53%) iSCSI
8 7 (7.53%) Network Security
8 7 (7.53%) Skype
9 5 (5.38%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.23%) LAN
10 3 (3.23%) WAN
11 2 (2.15%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.15%) LDAP
11 2 (2.15%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.15%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
12 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (10.75%) Automotive
2 6 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Finance
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (18.28%) Analyst
2 15 (16.13%) Support Analyst
3 14 (15.05%) Windows Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Server Engineer
5 12 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 12 (12.90%) Administrator
5 12 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (11.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Windows Server Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (8.60%) Active Directory Support
8 8 (8.60%) Support Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Active Directory Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) Architect
9 7 (7.53%) Azure Architect
9 7 (7.53%) Server Support
9 7 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (7.53%) Windows Server Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) Windows Server Support
9 7 (7.53%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.90%) Web Services
2 8 (8.60%) Middleware
3 1 (1.08%) CSS
3 1 (1.08%) CSS3
3 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.53%) Clustering
1 7 (7.53%) EqualLogic
2 6 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.15%) Statistics
5 1 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.08%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 82 (88.17%) Windows
2 55 (59.14%) Windows Server
3 32 (34.41%) Windows 7
4 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (18.28%) Windows 10
7 10 (10.75%) Windows 8
8 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.08%) CentOS
10 1 (1.08%) Linux
10 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) ITIL
2 9 (9.68%) Service Management
3 8 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (7.53%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (7.53%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (6.45%) Information Security
6 5 (5.38%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.38%) ITIL V2
6 5 (5.38%) Project Management
6 5 (5.38%) Security Architecture
7 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.23%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.23%) Coaching
8 3 (3.23%) CRM
8 3 (3.23%) Network Management
8 3 (3.23%) Server Building
9 2 (2.15%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.83%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.68%) Degree
3 6 (6.45%) MCP
3 6 (6.45%) MCSE
4 5 (5.38%) MCITP
5 4 (4.30%) Dell Certification
5 4 (4.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.15%) CCNA
6 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.15%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.08%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.08%) MCSA
7 1 (1.08%) MCTS
7 1 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (30.11%) Hyper-V
2 15 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (18.28%) SCCM
2 11 (11.83%) SCOM
3 7 (7.53%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (7.53%) WSUS
4 3 (3.23%) Nagios
5 2 (2.15%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.08%) Puppet
6 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (63.44%) Microsoft
2 25 (26.88%) VMware
3 19 (20.43%) Dell
4 17 (18.28%) Cisco
5 14 (15.05%) Avaya
6 8 (8.60%) Citrix
7 7 (7.53%) Fortinet
7 7 (7.53%) Sophos
8 6 (6.45%) ServiceNow
9 5 (5.38%) HP
10 4 (4.30%) Mitel
10 4 (4.30%) Remedy
10 4 (4.30%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.15%) Symantec
11 2 (2.15%) Veritas
12 1 (1.08%) Apple
12 1 (1.08%) EMC
12 1 (1.08%) Hitachi
12 1 (1.08%) Intel Security
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