The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 60 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 71 137 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.66% 9.10% 7.99%
As % of the System Software category 44.94% 67.49% 72.62%
Number of salaries quoted 63 124 102
Median salary £29,500 £35,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.90% +20.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,050 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,800 £46,485
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Active Directory
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
158 203 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.37% 13.49% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 134 171 143
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £49,000
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 Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire 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 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -32 39 £28,000 -31.70% 7
Abingdon -5 17 £25,000 -6.54% 3
Banbury 0 5 £22,500 -2.17%
Faringdon -4 4 £35,000 - 1
Kidlington 0 1 £25,000 -
Bicester -3 1 £57,500 +58.62%
Witney - 1 £19,000 - 1
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 162 (91.53%) Windows
2 109 (61.58%) Microsoft
3 101 (57.06%) Windows Server
4 66 (37.29%) Office 365
5 60 (33.90%) Windows 7
6 58 (32.77%) MS Office
7 57 (32.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (29.94%) ITIL
9 47 (26.55%) VMware
10 45 (25.42%) Windows 10
11 41 (23.16%) MS Excel
11 41 (23.16%) Hyper-V
12 38 (21.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 35 (19.77%) Windows 8
14 34 (19.21%) MS Exchange
15 33 (18.64%) SharePoint
16 32 (18.08%) SCCM
16 32 (18.08%) Microsoft Azure
17 31 (17.51%) SQL Server
17 31 (17.51%) DNS
18 29 (16.38%) DHCP
19 28 (15.82%) Firewall
20 26 (14.69%) TCP/IP
21 25 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
22 24 (13.56%) VPN
22 24 (13.56%) Web Services
23 23 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
24 22 (12.43%) Avaya
24 22 (12.43%) Cisco
25 21 (11.86%) WSUS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 34 (19.21%) MS Exchange
2 33 (18.64%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (9.04%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.13%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 58 (32.77%) MS Office
2 41 (23.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (37.29%) Office 365
2 32 (18.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.51%) DNS
2 29 (16.38%) DHCP
3 28 (15.82%) Firewall
4 26 (14.69%) TCP/IP
5 24 (13.56%) VPN
6 18 (10.17%) VoIP
7 17 (9.60%) Internet
8 11 (6.21%) Network Security
8 11 (6.21%) SAN
8 11 (6.21%) Skype
9 7 (3.95%) iSCSI
10 6 (3.39%) VLAN
10 6 (3.39%) WAN
11 5 (2.82%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (2.82%) LAN
12 3 (1.69%) HTTPS
12 3 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (1.13%) FTP
13 2 (1.13%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (5.65%) Automotive
1 10 (5.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (4.52%) Back Office
3 7 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Billing
6 1 (0.56%) Finance
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (27.68%) Analyst
2 42 (23.73%) Support Analyst
3 38 (21.47%) Support Engineer
4 28 (15.82%) Windows Support Analyst
5 25 (14.12%) Windows Engineer
6 23 (12.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 20 (11.30%) Help Desk Analyst
8 19 (10.73%) 1st Line Support
8 19 (10.73%) Help Desk Support
8 19 (10.73%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (9.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 16 (9.04%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (9.04%) Active Directory Support
9 16 (9.04%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 16 (9.04%) Server Analyst
9 16 (9.04%) Server Engineer
9 16 (9.04%) Server Support
9 16 (9.04%) Server Support Analyst
9 16 (9.04%) Windows Support Engineer
10 15 (8.47%) Active Directory Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.56%) Web Services
2 10 (5.65%) Middleware
3 1 (0.56%) CSS
3 1 (0.56%) CSS3
3 1 (0.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.08%) Clustering
2 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.39%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.82%) Biotechnology
5 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.69%) iPad
6 3 (1.69%) iPhone
6 3 (1.69%) Statistics
7 2 (1.13%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.13%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 162 (91.53%) Windows
2 101 (57.06%) Windows Server
3 60 (33.90%) Windows 7
4 57 (32.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (25.42%) Windows 10
6 38 (21.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (19.77%) Windows 8
8 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.08%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.82%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.13%) Linux
13 1 (0.56%) CentOS
13 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.56%) Unix
13 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.94%) ITIL
2 13 (7.34%) Server Building
3 12 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (6.21%) Asset Management
4 11 (6.21%) Service Management
5 10 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (5.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (5.65%) Patch Management
5 10 (5.65%) Portfolio Management
5 10 (5.65%) Software Delivery
5 10 (5.65%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (3.39%) ERP
6 6 (3.39%) Incident Management
6 6 (3.39%) Information Security
7 5 (2.82%) CRM
7 5 (2.82%) Migration
7 5 (2.82%) Project Management
7 5 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (2.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.30%) PowerShell
2 15 (8.47%) SQL
3 10 (5.65%) Perl
4 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.73%) Degree
3 17 (9.60%) MCSE
4 7 (3.95%) MCP
5 6 (3.39%) MCITP
6 5 (2.82%) Dell Certification
7 4 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.69%) CCNA
8 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.13%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.13%) MCSA
9 2 (1.13%) MCTS
10 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.56%) CWNA
10 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 41 (23.16%) Hyper-V
2 25 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.47%) vSphere
4 3 (1.69%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.56%) XenApp
6 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (18.08%) SCCM
2 21 (11.86%) WSUS
3 14 (7.91%) SCOM
4 10 (5.65%) Simpana
5 7 (3.95%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.69%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.69%) Nagios
6 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.56%) Puppet
8 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 109 (61.58%) Microsoft
2 47 (26.55%) VMware
3 22 (12.43%) Avaya
3 22 (12.43%) Cisco
4 18 (10.17%) Dell
5 13 (7.34%) Sophos
6 10 (5.65%) CommVault
6 10 (5.65%) NetApp
7 9 (5.08%) Citrix
8 7 (3.95%) HP
9 6 (3.39%) Apple
9 6 (3.39%) Fortinet
9 6 (3.39%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.82%) Remedy
11 4 (2.26%) Micro Focus
11 4 (2.26%) Mitel
11 4 (2.26%) Novell
11 4 (2.26%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.69%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.69%) Twitter
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Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension & healthcare
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + company car
Posted: 5 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 per year
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Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
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