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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 39 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 34 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.85% 5.37% 5.48%
As % of the System Software category 47.22% 62.86% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 52
Average salary £29,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £25,100 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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 70 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.27% 8.54% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61 62 104
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +2.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 27 March 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Oxford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 61 (66.30%) Windows
2 48 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 43 (46.74%) VMware
4 42 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (31.52%) Cisco
5 29 (31.52%) DNS
5 29 (31.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (28.26%) CCNA
7 22 (23.91%) MS Exchange
8 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (17.39%) Wireless
9 15 (16.30%) VLAN
9 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (16.30%) Linux
10 14 (15.22%) DHCP
11 13 (14.13%) SharePoint
11 13 (14.13%) Hyper-V
12 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
12 12 (13.04%) CCNP
13 11 (11.96%) CCIE
13 11 (11.96%) SSL
13 11 (11.96%) SMTP
13 11 (11.96%) HTTP
13 11 (11.96%) Citrix
13 11 (11.96%) Fortinet
13 11 (11.96%) Cisco Prime
14 10 (10.87%) Degree
14 10 (10.87%) Information Security
15 9 (9.78%) MCP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 13 (14.13%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.78%) Lync
4 7 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.52%) Apache
6 5 (5.43%) IIS
6 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.26%) Confluence
7 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.09%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Office 365
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (31.52%) DNS
2 16 (17.39%) Wireless
3 15 (16.30%) VLAN
4 14 (15.22%) DHCP
5 11 (11.96%) HTTP
5 11 (11.96%) SMTP
5 11 (11.96%) SSL
6 7 (7.61%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.52%) SAN
8 4 (4.35%) LAN
8 4 (4.35%) WAN
8 4 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.26%) LDAP
9 3 (3.26%) VoIP
9 3 (3.26%) Firewall
10 2 (2.17%) WPA
10 2 (2.17%) Internet
11 1 (1.09%) Extranet
11 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.09%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.17%) Bugzilla
2 2 (2.17%) Subversion
3 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.09%) Redmine
General
1 8 (8.70%) Automotive
2 5 (5.43%) Advertising
3 2 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (35.87%) Support Engineer
2 17 (18.48%) Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) IT Support
3 14 (15.22%) Network Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) Network Support
5 10 (10.87%) Network Manager
6 9 (9.78%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Service Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Senior Manager
6 9 (9.78%) Senior Network Manager
7 8 (8.70%) Administrator
8 6 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) IT Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) IT Administrator
9 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Product Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) PMI
2 3 (3.26%) Wiki
3 2 (2.17%) Social Network
3 2 (2.17%) Open Source
3 2 (2.17%) Clustering
3 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.09%) New Media
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.09%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 61 (66.30%) Windows
2 42 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (16.30%) Linux
4 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.61%) CentOS
6 6 (6.52%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.26%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.26%) Debian
8 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.17%) UNIX
9 2 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.87%) Information Security
2 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (4.35%) Software Deployment
3 4 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 4 (4.35%) Project Management
3 4 (4.35%) Line Management
4 3 (3.26%) Service Delivery
4 3 (3.26%) ITIL
5 1 (1.09%) ERP
5 1 (1.09%) Service Management
5 1 (1.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.09%) Content Management
5 1 (1.09%) Document Management
5 1 (1.09%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (1.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.61%) SQL
2 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (28.26%) CCNA
1 26 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.04%) CCNP
3 11 (11.96%) CCIE
4 10 (10.87%) Degree
5 9 (9.78%) MCP
6 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.35%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.17%) MCITP
9 1 (1.09%) CCAA
9 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.09%) MCSE
9 1 (1.09%) CCA
9 1 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.09%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 29 (31.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.13%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.52%) Firmware
4 4 (4.35%) vSphere
5 2 (2.17%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.09%) XenApp
6 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (11.96%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (3.26%) SCCM
3 2 (2.17%) Puppet
3 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 43 (46.74%) VMware
3 29 (31.52%) Cisco
4 11 (11.96%) Fortinet
4 11 (11.96%) Citrix
5 7 (7.61%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.43%) Sophos
7 4 (4.35%) Apple
8 2 (2.17%) CommVault
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle
8 2 (2.17%) Veeam
9 1 (1.09%) SAP
9 1 (1.09%) HP
9 1 (1.09%) Symantec
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