The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 55 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 67 113 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.16% 6.38% 4.56%
As % of the System Software category 46.53% 53.05% 48.87%
Number of salaries quoted 63 105 61
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
144 213 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.95% 12.03% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 126 183 119
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Oxfordshire region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -7 34 £29,500 -26.25% 9
Witney +5 5 £24,000 -38.06% 1
Banbury -8 5 £22,500 -10.00%
Abingdon -20 5 £36,000 +12.50%
Thame -5 1 £30,000 +42.85%
Kidlington -10 1 £32,000 -15.78% 1
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

1 131 (90.34%) Windows
2 93 (64.14%) Microsoft
3 60 (41.38%) MS Excel
3 60 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (39.31%) MS Exchange
5 53 (36.55%) Windows 7
6 40 (27.59%) MS Office
6 40 (27.59%) VMware
7 33 (22.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (21.38%) SQL Server
9 29 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (19.31%) DNS
11 26 (17.93%) SAN
11 26 (17.93%) Hyper-V
12 25 (17.24%) Citrix
12 25 (17.24%) Cisco
13 24 (16.55%) Windows 8
14 23 (15.86%) SQL
15 20 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
16 19 (13.10%) Apple
16 19 (13.10%) IBM
16 19 (13.10%) Windows XP
16 19 (13.10%) SCCM
17 18 (12.41%) vSphere
17 18 (12.41%) MCSE
18 17 (11.72%) Firewall
18 17 (11.72%) Degree
18 17 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2013

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 57 (39.31%) MS Exchange
2 20 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (11.03%) IBM Notes
5 15 (10.34%) SharePoint
6 13 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (7.59%) Lync
8 7 (4.83%) IIS
9 6 (4.14%) SAS
10 5 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (2.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.38%) Apache
12 2 (1.38%) nginx
12 2 (1.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 60 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 40 (27.59%) MS Office
3 7 (4.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.66%) Office 365
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.69%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.31%) DNS
2 26 (17.93%) SAN
3 17 (11.72%) Firewall
4 16 (11.03%) iSCSI
4 16 (11.03%) DHCP
5 15 (10.34%) Internet
6 14 (9.66%) VPN
7 7 (4.83%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.83%) VLAN
8 6 (4.14%) IP Telephony
9 5 (3.45%) HTTP
9 5 (3.45%) LAN
10 4 (2.76%) WAN
10 4 (2.76%) NAS
10 4 (2.76%) Wireless
11 3 (2.07%) IPsec
11 3 (2.07%) SSL
12 2 (1.38%) VoIP
12 2 (1.38%) LDAP
12 2 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.07%) MySQL
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.38%) Mercurial
2 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.38%) JIRA
2 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (7.59%) Finance
2 6 (4.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.07%) Law
5 2 (1.38%) Marketing
5 2 (1.38%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Front Office
6 1 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (30.34%) Analyst
2 36 (24.83%) Support Analyst
2 36 (24.83%) IT Support
3 31 (21.38%) Support Engineer
4 27 (18.62%) 2nd Line Support
5 25 (17.24%) 1st Line Support
6 17 (11.72%) Technical Support
7 13 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (7.59%) IT Support Analyst
8 11 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 11 (7.59%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 10 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) Infrastructure Manager
10 9 (6.21%) Administrator
11 8 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (5.52%) Support Technician
12 7 (4.83%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (4.83%) Service Analyst
12 7 (4.83%) Service Desk Analyst
13 5 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.76%) .NET
2 2 (1.38%) Web Services
2 2 (1.38%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (1.38%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (0.69%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.69%) COM
3 1 (0.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.45%) Thin Client
1 5 (3.45%) Fat Client
2 4 (2.76%) Biotechnology
2 4 (2.76%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.76%) EqualLogic
3 3 (2.07%) Smartphone
3 3 (2.07%) Replication
3 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.38%) Wiki
4 2 (1.38%) Online Games
4 2 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.38%) Clustering
4 2 (1.38%) iPad
4 2 (1.38%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.69%) Social Media
5 1 (0.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 131 (90.34%) Windows
2 60 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (36.55%) Windows 7
4 33 (22.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (16.55%) Windows 8
6 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (13.10%) Windows XP
8 16 (11.03%) Linux
9 7 (4.83%) Android
9 7 (4.83%) Mac OS
10 6 (4.14%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.76%) Debian
12 3 (2.07%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (9.66%) Service Delivery
2 13 (8.97%) ITIL
3 9 (6.21%) Project Management
4 8 (5.52%) Time Management
5 7 (4.83%) Incident Management
5 7 (4.83%) PRINCE2
6 6 (4.14%) Workflow
6 6 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (3.45%) Asset Management
7 5 (3.45%) Service Management
7 5 (3.45%) Change Management
8 4 (2.76%) ITSM
9 3 (2.07%) Migration
9 3 (2.07%) Load Balancing
10 2 (1.38%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (1.38%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (1.38%) DevOps
10 2 (1.38%) Information Security
10 2 (1.38%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.86%) SQL
2 6 (4.14%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.45%) C
4 4 (2.76%) VB
5 2 (1.38%) Python
5 2 (1.38%) Ruby
5 2 (1.38%) Perl
5 2 (1.38%) PHP
6 1 (0.69%) Java
6 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (12.41%) MCSE
3 17 (11.72%) Degree
4 12 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.90%) MCP
5 10 (6.90%) MCITP
6 7 (4.83%) CCNP
7 6 (4.14%) CCNA
7 6 (4.14%) CCDP
8 4 (2.76%) CEH
9 3 (2.07%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.38%) CWNA
10 2 (1.38%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.38%) CCA
10 2 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.38%) MCSA
11 1 (0.69%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.97%) SLA
2 9 (6.21%) QA
3 3 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 29 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (17.93%) Hyper-V
3 18 (12.41%) vSphere
4 16 (11.03%) XenApp
5 13 (8.97%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.45%) GPFS
6 5 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.76%) XenServer
7 4 (2.76%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.38%) Xen
8 2 (1.38%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.38%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.69%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.69%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 19 (13.10%) SCCM
2 10 (6.90%) WSUS
3 7 (4.83%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (3.45%) SCOM
5 3 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.38%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.38%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.38%) Puppet
6 2 (1.38%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 93 (64.14%) Microsoft
2 40 (27.59%) VMware
3 25 (17.24%) Cisco
3 25 (17.24%) Citrix
4 19 (13.10%) Apple
4 19 (13.10%) IBM
5 16 (11.03%) Symantec
6 13 (8.97%) Dell
7 8 (5.52%) HP
8 7 (4.83%) Lotus
8 7 (4.83%) Remedy
9 6 (4.14%) Fujitsu
10 4 (2.76%) Avaya
11 2 (1.38%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.38%) EMC
11 2 (1.38%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.38%) ProCurve
11 2 (1.38%) Veeam
11 2 (1.38%) Percona
11 2 (1.38%) New Relic
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Pension + 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Kidlington
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago