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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 32 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 103 84 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.73% 4.58% 6.00%
As % of the System Software category 65.19% 50.00% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 86 79 106
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
158 168 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.33% 9.17% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 136 152 184
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 November 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 November 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 +29 60 £30,000 -25.00% 9
Abingdon -1 8 £32,500 +1.56% 1
Witney +33 6 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Banbury +4 5 £34,750 -7.33% 1
Henley-on-Thames -2 4 £26,500 -14.51%
Bicester -6 3 £24,500 -8.41%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 152 (80.42%) Windows
2 111 (58.73%) Microsoft
3 87 (46.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (38.62%) VMware
5 61 (32.28%) DNS
6 58 (30.69%) MS Exchange
7 52 (27.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (26.98%) MS Excel
9 47 (24.87%) Hyper-V
10 43 (22.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 41 (21.69%) Cisco
12 39 (20.63%) MS Office
13 37 (19.58%) SQL Server
13 37 (19.58%) Windows 7
14 36 (19.05%) CCNA
14 36 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
15 34 (17.99%) Exchange Server 2010
16 33 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
16 33 (17.46%) SQL
17 30 (15.87%) IIS
17 30 (15.87%) SharePoint
18 27 (14.29%) TCP/IP
19 26 (13.76%) Firewall
20 25 (13.23%) Windows 8
20 25 (13.23%) DHCP
21 24 (12.70%) SAN
22 23 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
23 21 (11.11%) VPN
24 20 (10.58%) Citrix
25 19 (10.05%) MCP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 58 (30.69%) MS Exchange
2 34 (17.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (15.87%) SharePoint
3 30 (15.87%) IIS
4 19 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (6.35%) Lync
7 11 (5.82%) IBM Notes
8 9 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (3.70%) WebSphere
10 7 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (3.17%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (2.12%) Confluence
13 3 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.53%) Apache
14 1 (0.53%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 51 (26.98%) MS Excel
2 39 (20.63%) MS Office
3 5 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.06%) BPCS
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.35%) Office 365
2 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) SaaS
3 1 (0.53%) PaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (32.28%) DNS
2 27 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 26 (13.76%) Firewall
4 25 (13.23%) DHCP
5 24 (12.70%) SAN
6 21 (11.11%) VPN
7 17 (8.99%) Wireless
7 17 (8.99%) iSCSI
8 16 (8.47%) HTTP
8 16 (8.47%) SSL
8 16 (8.47%) LAN
9 15 (7.94%) Internet
10 14 (7.41%) SMTP
11 13 (6.88%) FTP
12 12 (6.35%) WAN
13 10 (5.29%) IPv4
14 9 (4.76%) VLAN
15 8 (4.23%) VoIP
16 7 (3.70%) Intranet
16 7 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.23%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.06%) MySQL
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.17%) Ant
2 6 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.12%) JIRA
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (3.70%) Finance
2 6 (3.17%) Automotive
2 6 (3.17%) Legal
2 6 (3.17%) Marketing
3 4 (2.12%) Publishing
4 3 (1.59%) Back Office
5 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.53%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Front Office
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (23.81%) Analyst
2 44 (23.28%) Support Engineer
3 40 (21.16%) Support Analyst
4 26 (13.76%) Network Engineer
4 26 (13.76%) IT Support
5 20 (10.58%) Administrator
6 16 (8.47%) Network Support
7 15 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (7.94%) Network Support Engineer
7 15 (7.94%) IT Manager
8 14 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
9 13 (6.88%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (6.88%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (5.29%) Technical Support
10 10 (5.29%) Desktop Support
11 9 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
11 9 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 8 (4.23%) Consultant
12 8 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
13 7 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.35%) .NET
2 10 (5.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.76%) XML
4 8 (4.23%) COM
5 7 (3.70%) Spring
5 7 (3.70%) Struts
6 6 (3.17%) EJB
7 4 (2.12%) Web Services
8 1 (0.53%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.53%) FreeSWITCH
8 1 (0.53%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.88%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.29%) Clustering
3 10 (5.29%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 8 (4.23%) EqualLogic
6 7 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.70%) Biotechnology
7 5 (2.65%) Wiki
8 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.06%) GIS
9 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.53%) New Media
9 1 (0.53%) Social Network
9 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.53%) FMCG
9 1 (0.53%) DTV
9 1 (0.53%) PMI
9 1 (0.53%) NHS
9 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 152 (80.42%) Windows
2 87 (46.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (27.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (19.58%) Windows 7
5 33 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (13.23%) Windows 8
7 18 (9.52%) Linux
8 14 (7.41%) Android
9 9 (4.76%) Apple iOS
9 9 (4.76%) UNIX
9 9 (4.76%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.23%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.17%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.12%) Debian
13 3 (1.59%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (8.99%) Service Delivery
2 15 (7.94%) ITIL
3 13 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (6.35%) Service Management
5 11 (5.82%) Data Management
6 8 (4.23%) Project Management
6 8 (4.23%) Information Security
7 7 (3.70%) Migration
8 6 (3.17%) Workflow
9 5 (2.65%) Analytics
9 5 (2.65%) Change Management
9 5 (2.65%) ERP
10 4 (2.12%) ITSM
10 4 (2.12%) Risk Management
10 4 (2.12%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.12%) TDD
10 4 (2.12%) Test Automation
10 4 (2.12%) BDD
10 4 (2.12%) Software Engineering
10 4 (2.12%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.46%) SQL
2 15 (7.94%) VBScript
3 12 (6.35%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.70%) VB
4 7 (3.70%) Java
5 6 (3.17%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.12%) C
7 2 (1.06%) C#
8 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
1 36 (19.05%) CCNA
2 23 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (10.05%) MCP
4 18 (9.52%) MCSE
4 18 (9.52%) Degree
5 8 (4.23%) CCNP
6 7 (3.70%) MCT
7 4 (2.12%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.12%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.59%) CCIE
9 1 (0.53%) MCSA
9 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.53%) MCTS
9 1 (0.53%) MCITP
9 1 (0.53%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.23%) SLA
2 5 (2.65%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (24.87%) Hyper-V
2 43 (22.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (4.23%) Terminal Server
5 5 (2.65%) DFS Replication
5 5 (2.65%) vSphere
6 3 (1.59%) XenApp
6 3 (1.59%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.06%) XenServer
7 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.53%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.53%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.53%) Samba
8 1 (0.53%) Xen
8 1 (0.53%) NFS
8 1 (0.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (5.29%) SCCM
2 9 (4.76%) SCVMM
3 7 (3.70%) WSUS
4 5 (2.65%) SCOM
5 4 (2.12%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.59%) SCDPM
6 3 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.53%) Nagios
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 111 (58.73%) Microsoft
2 73 (38.62%) VMware
3 41 (21.69%) Cisco
4 20 (10.58%) Citrix
5 18 (9.52%) IBM
6 17 (8.99%) Apple
7 13 (6.88%) Oracle
7 13 (6.88%) Symantec
7 13 (6.88%) Fortinet
8 11 (5.82%) Dell
9 10 (5.29%) Avaya
10 7 (3.70%) HP
11 6 (3.17%) Lotus
12 4 (2.12%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.59%) Brocade
14 2 (1.06%) Remedy
14 2 (1.06%) Google
14 2 (1.06%) Kaspersky
14 2 (1.06%) Intel
14 2 (1.06%) BMC
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical & Life A
Posted: 8 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical & Life A
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Immunocore Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, Pension, Private Health Insurance
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: Negotiable Salary depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Banbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago