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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 48 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 103 105 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.23% 6.57% 6.10%
As % of the System Software category 50.99% 51.47% 68.63%
Number of salaries quoted 90 102 91
Median salary £32,500 £34,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +30.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
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
202 204 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.23% 12.77% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 175 184 137
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +2 51 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Abingdon -16 28 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Faringdon +4 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Thame +4 2 £16,250 -50.00%
Banbury -14 2 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Wantage - 2 £32,250 -
Bicester +8 1 £57,500 +24.32%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 177 (90.77%) Windows
2 120 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 109 (55.90%) Windows Server
4 71 (36.41%) Windows 7
5 64 (32.82%) MS Office
6 63 (32.31%) Office 365
6 63 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 57 (29.23%) ITIL
8 55 (28.21%) Hyper-V
9 45 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 41 (21.03%) SharePoint
10 41 (21.03%) VMware
11 38 (19.49%) Microsoft Azure
12 37 (18.97%) SCCM
12 37 (18.97%) SQL Server
12 37 (18.97%) Windows 8
13 36 (18.46%) Firewall
14 35 (17.95%) DNS
15 34 (17.44%) VPN
16 33 (16.92%) Avaya
16 33 (16.92%) Windows 10
17 32 (16.41%) MS Exchange
17 32 (16.41%) Windows Server 2008
18 31 (15.90%) DHCP
19 29 (14.87%) Internet
20 27 (13.85%) Dell
20 27 (13.85%) WSUS
20 27 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2013
21 24 (12.31%) TCP/IP
22 23 (11.79%) Web Services

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 41 (21.03%) SharePoint
2 32 (16.41%) MS Exchange
3 27 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (11.79%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.54%) IIS
7 2 (1.03%) Apache
7 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 64 (32.82%) MS Office
2 45 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (32.31%) Office 365
2 38 (19.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (5.64%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.46%) Firewall
2 35 (17.95%) DNS
3 34 (17.44%) VPN
4 31 (15.90%) DHCP
5 29 (14.87%) Internet
6 24 (12.31%) TCP/IP
7 19 (9.74%) Network Security
8 18 (9.23%) SAN
9 15 (7.69%) iSCSI
10 14 (7.18%) Skype
11 13 (6.67%) VoIP
12 9 (4.62%) LAN
12 9 (4.62%) WAN
13 6 (3.08%) VLAN
13 6 (3.08%) Wireless
14 5 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
15 4 (2.05%) SSL
16 3 (1.54%) LDAP
16 3 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
17 2 (1.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.03%) MySQL
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.03%) JIRA
General
1 19 (9.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (5.13%) Automotive
3 8 (4.10%) Back Office
4 4 (2.05%) Finance
4 4 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.03%) Billing
6 2 (1.03%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 40 (20.51%) Analyst
2 38 (19.49%) Support Engineer
3 35 (17.95%) Support Analyst
4 24 (12.31%) Administrator
4 24 (12.31%) Systems Administrator
5 23 (11.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 20 (10.26%) Windows Support Analyst
7 19 (9.74%) 3rd Line Support
7 19 (9.74%) IT Manager
8 17 (8.72%) Architect
8 17 (8.72%) Windows Engineer
9 16 (8.21%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
11 14 (7.18%) 1st Line Support
11 14 (7.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 14 (7.18%) Server Analyst
11 14 (7.18%) Server Support
11 14 (7.18%) Server Support Analyst
12 13 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (6.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.79%) Web Services
2 16 (8.21%) Middleware
3 2 (1.03%) CAdES
3 2 (1.03%) PAdES
3 2 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.03%) XAdES
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.69%) Clustering
1 15 (7.69%) EqualLogic
2 9 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.08%) Biotechnology
5 4 (2.05%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.03%) CMDB
6 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.03%) Statistics
6 2 (1.03%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 177 (90.77%) Windows
2 109 (55.90%) Windows Server
3 71 (36.41%) Windows 7
4 63 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (18.97%) Windows 8
6 33 (16.92%) Windows 10
7 32 (16.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (7.69%) Linux
9 11 (5.64%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.56%) CentOS
11 5 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (29.23%) ITIL
2 15 (7.69%) Information Security
3 14 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (7.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (7.18%) Portfolio Management
3 14 (7.18%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (5.64%) Service Management
6 9 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (4.62%) Server Building
7 8 (4.10%) Project Management
7 8 (4.10%) Security Architecture
8 7 (3.59%) Service Delivery
8 7 (3.59%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (3.08%) Asset Management
9 6 (3.08%) ERP
9 6 (3.08%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.08%) Patch Management
9 6 (3.08%) Security Management
9 6 (3.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.18%) SQL
2 13 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.08%) Perl
4 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (8.72%) Degree
2 17 (8.72%) MCSE
3 7 (3.59%) MCP
3 7 (3.59%) MCSA
4 6 (3.08%) MCITP
5 5 (2.56%) CCNA
5 5 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.56%) Dell Certification
6 4 (2.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.05%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.03%) CWNA
7 2 (1.03%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.03%) MCTS
8 1 (0.51%) CCNP
8 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.05%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) COBIT
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (28.21%) Hyper-V
2 20 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.10%) vSphere
4 3 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.03%) KVM
5 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (18.97%) SCCM
2 27 (13.85%) WSUS
3 12 (6.15%) SCOM
4 7 (3.59%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (3.08%) Simpana
6 5 (2.56%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.56%) Puppet
7 4 (2.05%) Nagios
8 3 (1.54%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.03%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 120 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 41 (21.03%) VMware
3 33 (16.92%) Avaya
4 27 (13.85%) Dell
5 23 (11.79%) Cisco
5 23 (11.79%) Sophos
6 15 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 14 (7.18%) Citrix
8 6 (3.08%) CommVault
8 6 (3.08%) NetApp
8 6 (3.08%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.56%) Remedy
9 5 (2.56%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.05%) Mitel
11 3 (1.54%) HP
12 2 (1.03%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.03%) Symantec
12 2 (1.03%) Trend Micro
12 2 (1.03%) Veeam
12 2 (1.03%) Veritas
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