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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 56 35
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 71 41 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.65% 4.12% 5.74%
As % of the System Software category 78.02% 35.34% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 59 39 53
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £46,500
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
91 116 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.36% 11.67% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 77 100 120
Average salary £27,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.52% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,793 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Oxford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 92 (88.46%) Windows
2 53 (50.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 43 (41.35%) VMware
5 31 (29.81%) MS Excel
6 30 (28.85%) CCNA
6 30 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (28.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (27.88%) DNS
8 28 (26.92%) MS Exchange
9 26 (25.00%) Cisco
10 25 (24.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (23.08%) Hyper-V
12 22 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (19.23%) MS Office
14 18 (17.31%) TCP/IP
15 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (15.38%) HTTP
16 16 (15.38%) IIS
17 15 (14.42%) Linux
17 15 (14.42%) Citrix
17 15 (14.42%) Apple
18 14 (13.46%) SSL
19 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
19 13 (12.50%) SQL
19 13 (12.50%) Symantec
20 12 (11.54%) SharePoint
20 12 (11.54%) Windows XP
20 12 (11.54%) Lync
21 11 (10.58%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 28 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 22 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (15.38%) IIS
4 12 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 12 (11.54%) Lync
5 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (6.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (5.77%) IBM Notes
6 6 (5.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (5.77%) WebSphere
6 6 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (4.81%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (3.85%) Confluence
9 3 (2.88%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.92%) Apache
10 2 (1.92%) nginx
Applications
1 31 (29.81%) MS Excel
2 20 (19.23%) MS Office
3 6 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.77%) Office 365
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) PaaS
3 1 (0.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (27.88%) DNS
2 18 (17.31%) TCP/IP
3 16 (15.38%) HTTP
4 14 (13.46%) SSL
5 11 (10.58%) SMTP
6 9 (8.65%) Firewall
7 7 (6.73%) DHCP
8 6 (5.77%) LAN
8 6 (5.77%) WAN
8 6 (5.77%) Intranet
8 6 (5.77%) Wireless
9 4 (3.85%) LDAP
9 4 (3.85%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.88%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.92%) VoIP
11 2 (1.92%) Internet
11 2 (1.92%) RTP
11 2 (1.92%) SAN
12 1 (0.96%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.85%) MySQL
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (5.77%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.85%) JIRA
4 2 (1.92%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (4.81%) Legal
1 5 (4.81%) Marketing
2 4 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (0.96%) Games
3 1 (0.96%) Front Office
3 1 (0.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (25.96%) Analyst
2 22 (21.15%) Network Engineer
2 22 (21.15%) Support Analyst
2 22 (21.15%) IT Support
3 19 (18.27%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
5 11 (10.58%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (10.58%) Network Support
6 9 (8.65%) Administrator
6 9 (8.65%) Desktop Support
7 8 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (5.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) Service Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.81%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.69%) COM
2 7 (6.73%) .NET
3 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.77%) XML
3 6 (5.77%) EJB
3 6 (5.77%) Struts
3 6 (5.77%) Spring
4 4 (3.85%) Web Services
5 2 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.92%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (1.92%) FreeSWITCH
5 2 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Blackberry
1 9 (8.65%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.73%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.85%) Wiki
6 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.96%) iPad
6 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.96%) New Media
6 1 (0.96%) Replication
6 1 (0.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 92 (88.46%) Windows
2 53 (50.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (28.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (14.42%) Linux
6 12 (11.54%) Windows XP
7 11 (10.58%) Windows 8
7 11 (10.58%) Windows 7
8 9 (8.65%) Apple iOS
8 9 (8.65%) Android
9 8 (7.69%) UNIX
10 6 (5.77%) Debian
10 6 (5.77%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.88%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (9.62%) ITIL
1 10 (9.62%) Service Delivery
2 6 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (5.77%) Data Management
3 5 (4.81%) Incident Management
3 5 (4.81%) Analytics
3 5 (4.81%) Migration
4 4 (3.85%) TDD
4 4 (3.85%) ITSM
4 4 (3.85%) Service Management
4 4 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 4 (3.85%) Change Management
4 4 (3.85%) Integration Testing
4 4 (3.85%) Test Automation
4 4 (3.85%) BDD
5 3 (2.88%) Software Engineering
5 3 (2.88%) CRM
6 2 (1.92%) ERP
6 2 (1.92%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.92%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.50%) SQL
2 7 (6.73%) Java
3 6 (5.77%) VBScript
3 6 (5.77%) VB.NET
4 5 (4.81%) VB
5 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.92%) Python
6 2 (1.92%) Ruby
6 2 (1.92%) Perl
6 2 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
1 30 (28.85%) CCNA
2 9 (8.65%) Degree
3 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.77%) MCSE
4 6 (5.77%) CCNP
5 5 (4.81%) MCP
5 5 (4.81%) MCT
6 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.96%) CCDP
7 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 25 (24.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (4.81%) DFS Replication
5 2 (1.92%) Dovecot
5 2 (1.92%) Kamailio
5 2 (1.92%) Xen
5 2 (1.92%) XenServer
6 1 (0.96%) XenApp
6 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) SCCM
2 5 (4.81%) SCOM
3 3 (2.88%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.88%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.88%) SCDPM
3 3 (2.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.92%) Nagios
4 2 (1.92%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 43 (41.35%) VMware
3 26 (25.00%) Cisco
4 15 (14.42%) Citrix
4 15 (14.42%) Apple
5 13 (12.50%) Symantec
6 11 (10.58%) IBM
6 11 (10.58%) Fortinet
7 7 (6.73%) Oracle
8 6 (5.77%) Lotus
9 5 (4.81%) Remedy
10 4 (3.85%) Atlassian
11 3 (2.88%) Brocade
12 2 (1.92%) Percona
12 2 (1.92%) New Relic
12 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.92%) Avaya
13 1 (0.96%) HP
13 1 (0.96%) SAP
13 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
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