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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 20 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 125 91 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.59% 5.97% 6.21%
As % of the System Software category 66.84% 65.94% 64.93%
Number of salaries quoted 116 85 80
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +34.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,200 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

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
187 138 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.34% 9.06% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 172 119 112
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £25,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +12 43 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Abingdon +8 22 £32,500 -19.75% 4
Banbury +11 13 £37,500 +42.85%
Bicester +10 8 £26,500 +12.76%
Kidlington - 5 £65,000 - 1
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 185 (79.74%) Windows
2 153 (65.95%) Microsoft
3 133 (57.33%) Windows Server
4 116 (50.00%) Office 365
5 85 (36.64%) Hyper-V
6 79 (34.05%) DNS
7 77 (33.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 75 (32.33%) VMware
9 73 (31.47%) Microsoft Azure
10 72 (31.03%) DHCP
11 66 (28.45%) Amazon AWS
12 56 (24.14%) MS Excel
13 54 (23.28%) ITIL
14 52 (22.41%) SCCM
15 45 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
16 43 (18.53%) SQL Server
17 42 (18.10%) PowerShell
18 41 (17.67%) Microsoft Certification
19 40 (17.24%) SharePoint
20 39 (16.81%) SCOM
21 38 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
21 38 (16.38%) Skype for Business
22 36 (15.52%) Identity Management
23 35 (15.09%) Firewall
23 35 (15.09%) Degree
23 35 (15.09%) Skype
24 33 (14.22%) MS Office
25 32 (13.79%) VPN
26 30 (12.93%) LDAP
26 30 (12.93%) HP

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 40 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 38 (16.38%) Skype for Business
3 30 (12.93%) MS Exchange
4 22 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (3.88%) IIS
6 4 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 56 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 33 (14.22%) MS Office
3 7 (3.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 116 (50.00%) Office 365
2 73 (31.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (28.45%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (12.93%) IaaS
5 24 (10.34%) PaaS
6 12 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.29%) SaaS
7 3 (1.29%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 79 (34.05%) DNS
2 72 (31.03%) DHCP
3 35 (15.09%) Firewall
3 35 (15.09%) Skype
4 32 (13.79%) VPN
5 30 (12.93%) LDAP
6 29 (12.50%) Kerberos
6 29 (12.50%) SAN
7 25 (10.78%) TCP/IP
8 22 (9.48%) PBX
9 20 (8.62%) PSTN
10 11 (4.74%) LAN
10 11 (4.74%) WAN
11 10 (4.31%) Network Security
11 10 (4.31%) VoIP
12 6 (2.59%) FTP
13 5 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (2.16%) HTTP
13 5 (2.16%) SMTP
13 5 (2.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (1.72%) MySQL
3 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.43%) MS Access
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (9.05%) Finance
2 11 (4.74%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.72%) Banking
5 3 (1.29%) Back Office
5 3 (1.29%) Marketing
5 3 (1.29%) Publishing
5 3 (1.29%) Retail
6 2 (0.86%) Automotive
6 2 (0.86%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.43%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 56 (24.14%) Support Engineer
2 49 (21.12%) IT Support
3 48 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
4 44 (18.97%) Analyst
5 37 (15.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (15.09%) Support Analyst
7 33 (14.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 30 (12.93%) Infrastructure Support
9 25 (10.78%) IT Analyst
10 24 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 23 (9.91%) IT Engineer
12 22 (9.48%) IT Support Analyst
13 19 (8.19%) 2nd Line Support
13 19 (8.19%) Senior Analyst
14 18 (7.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 18 (7.76%) Senior IT Support
15 16 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
15 16 (6.90%) Senior Support Analyst
16 15 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support
16 15 (6.47%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.33%) Web Services
2 2 (0.86%) Velocity
3 1 (0.43%) .NET
3 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.78%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.19%) Data Centre
3 18 (7.76%) PKI
4 17 (7.33%) Clustering
5 15 (6.47%) Biotechnology
5 15 (6.47%) Replication
6 14 (6.03%) EMC VNX
6 14 (6.03%) Management Information System
7 11 (4.74%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (4.74%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.16%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.29%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.86%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.43%) FMCG
12 1 (0.43%) iPad
12 1 (0.43%) iPhone
12 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 185 (79.74%) Windows
2 133 (57.33%) Windows Server
3 77 (33.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (12.07%) Windows 10
6 26 (11.21%) Mac OS X
7 21 (9.05%) Windows 7
8 16 (6.90%) Linux
9 12 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (5.17%) Windows XP
10 11 (4.74%) Unix
11 9 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (3.45%) Apple iOS
12 8 (3.45%) Mac OS
13 5 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (1.72%) NetWare
15 3 (1.29%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (23.28%) ITIL
2 36 (15.52%) Identity Management
3 18 (7.76%) Service Management
4 17 (7.33%) Email Filtering
4 17 (7.33%) Kalman Filter
4 17 (7.33%) Patch Management
5 16 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (6.47%) Mentoring
6 15 (6.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (6.03%) Server Patching
8 13 (5.60%) Migration
9 11 (4.74%) Change Control
9 11 (4.74%) Load Balancing
10 10 (4.31%) Presales
11 9 (3.88%) Information Security
11 9 (3.88%) Service Delivery
11 9 (3.88%) Time Management
12 7 (3.02%) Supplier Management
13 6 (2.59%) Coaching
13 6 (2.59%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 42 (18.10%) PowerShell
2 17 (7.33%) SQL
3 4 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.72%) Perl
3 4 (1.72%) PHP
3 4 (1.72%) Python
4 1 (0.43%) C
4 1 (0.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (17.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (15.09%) Degree
3 28 (12.07%) MCSE
4 14 (6.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (4.74%) Network+ Certification
6 9 (3.88%) A+ Certification
7 8 (3.45%) MCSA
8 7 (3.02%) MCP
9 6 (2.59%) CCNA
9 6 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (2.16%) CISSP
10 5 (2.16%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (2.16%) Security+ Certification
11 4 (1.72%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.43%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.43%) MCITP
12 1 (0.43%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.76%) SLA
2 4 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 85 (36.64%) Hyper-V
2 45 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (8.19%) vSphere
4 14 (6.03%) Terminal Services
5 8 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 8 (3.45%) XenApp
6 4 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.72%) ISA Server
6 4 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.86%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.86%) KVM
7 2 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 52 (22.41%) SCCM
2 39 (16.81%) SCOM
3 11 (4.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (3.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (2.59%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.72%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.72%) SmoothWall
7 2 (0.86%) Nagios
7 2 (0.86%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 153 (65.95%) Microsoft
2 75 (32.33%) VMware
3 30 (12.93%) HP
4 26 (11.21%) Sophos
5 24 (10.34%) Apple
6 22 (9.48%) Citrix
7 18 (7.76%) Cisco
8 14 (6.03%) EMC
8 14 (6.03%) Veeam
9 10 (4.31%) Avaya
9 10 (4.31%) WatchGuard
10 9 (3.88%) Red Hat
11 8 (3.45%) 3PAR
12 7 (3.02%) SolarWinds
13 6 (2.59%) Micro Focus
13 6 (2.59%) Novell
14 5 (2.16%) Oracle
14 5 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (1.72%) F5
15 4 (1.72%) Intel Security
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