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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 21 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 120 118 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.47% 6.91% 6.70%
As % of the System Software category 62.50% 66.67% 67.63%
Number of salaries quoted 109 100 85
Median salary £35,000 £37,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +24.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
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
192 177 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.15% 10.36% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 169 141 118
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +38.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 January 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 24 January 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 +11 37 £35,000 -15.66% 3
Abingdon -3 17 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Banbury +17 14 £37,500 +53.06% 1
Bicester +7 11 £20,000 -14.89%
Kidlington - 5 £65,000 -
Thame +1 2 £42,500 +11.84%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 169 (79.72%) Windows
2 137 (64.62%) Microsoft
3 119 (56.13%) Windows Server
4 101 (47.64%) Office 365
5 72 (33.96%) DNS
6 69 (32.55%) VMware
7 67 (31.60%) Hyper-V
8 66 (31.13%) DHCP
9 65 (30.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 55 (25.94%) Microsoft Azure
11 53 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 53 (25.00%) ITIL
12 52 (24.53%) MS Excel
13 47 (22.17%) SQL Server
14 46 (21.70%) SCCM
14 46 (21.70%) VMware Infrastructure
15 40 (18.87%) SharePoint
16 38 (17.92%) MS Office
17 37 (17.45%) Windows Server 2008
18 36 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
19 35 (16.51%) PowerShell
20 34 (16.04%) Windows 10
21 33 (15.57%) Firewall
22 32 (15.09%) VPN
22 32 (15.09%) Degree
23 30 (14.15%) SCOM
23 30 (14.15%) MS Exchange
24 29 (13.68%) Skype for Business
25 28 (13.21%) HP
25 28 (13.21%) TCP/IP

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 (18.87%) SharePoint
2 30 (14.15%) MS Exchange
3 29 (13.68%) Skype for Business
4 15 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.30%) IIS
6 3 (1.42%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 52 (24.53%) MS Excel
2 38 (17.92%) MS Office
3 7 (3.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 101 (47.64%) Office 365
2 55 (25.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (9.43%) IaaS
5 19 (8.96%) PaaS
6 11 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.42%) SaaS
7 3 (1.42%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 72 (33.96%) DNS
2 66 (31.13%) DHCP
3 33 (15.57%) Firewall
4 32 (15.09%) VPN
5 28 (13.21%) TCP/IP
6 26 (12.26%) Skype
7 24 (11.32%) Kerberos
7 24 (11.32%) LDAP
7 24 (11.32%) SAN
8 14 (6.60%) PBX
9 13 (6.13%) Network Security
10 12 (5.66%) PSTN
10 12 (5.66%) VoIP
11 9 (4.25%) LAN
11 9 (4.25%) WAN
12 7 (3.30%) FTP
13 5 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (2.36%) HTTP
13 5 (2.36%) SMTP
13 5 (2.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.42%) MySQL
5 1 (0.47%) MS Access
General
1 21 (9.91%) Finance
2 13 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.89%) Banking
4 4 (1.89%) Marketing
5 3 (1.42%) Retail
6 2 (0.94%) Back Office
6 2 (0.94%) Billing
7 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 50 (23.58%) Support Engineer
2 47 (22.17%) Analyst
3 46 (21.70%) IT Support
4 40 (18.87%) Support Analyst
5 39 (18.40%) Systems Engineer
6 32 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 29 (13.68%) IT Analyst
8 26 (12.26%) Infrastructure Support
8 26 (12.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 24 (11.32%) IT Support Analyst
10 21 (9.91%) 2nd Line Support
11 20 (9.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 19 (8.96%) IT Engineer
13 17 (8.02%) Senior IT Support
14 16 (7.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 16 (7.55%) Administrator
14 16 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
14 16 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
15 15 (7.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 15 (7.08%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.96%) Web Services
2 2 (0.94%) Velocity
3 1 (0.47%) .NET
3 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.47%) CSS
3 1 (0.47%) CSS3
3 1 (0.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.91%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.02%) Clustering
2 17 (8.02%) Data Centre
3 15 (7.08%) Biotechnology
4 14 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 14 (6.60%) PKI
5 11 (5.19%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (5.19%) Hybrid Cloud
5 11 (5.19%) Replication
6 10 (4.72%) EMC VNX
7 5 (2.36%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.89%) iPad
8 4 (1.89%) iPhone
9 3 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.94%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.94%) Statistics
10 2 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.47%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 169 (79.72%) Windows
2 119 (56.13%) Windows Server
3 65 (30.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (17.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (16.04%) Windows 10
6 27 (12.74%) Windows 7
7 25 (11.79%) Mac OS X
8 17 (8.02%) Linux
9 16 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (6.13%) Windows XP
11 12 (5.66%) Unix
12 11 (5.19%) Apple iOS
13 9 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (3.77%) Mac OS
14 8 (3.77%) Windows 8
15 5 (2.36%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (1.89%) NetWare
17 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.00%) ITIL
2 24 (11.32%) Identity Management
3 17 (8.02%) Service Management
4 14 (6.60%) Patch Management
4 14 (6.60%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (6.13%) Email Filtering
5 13 (6.13%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (5.66%) Mentoring
7 11 (5.19%) Change Control
7 11 (5.19%) Load Balancing
7 11 (5.19%) Migration
8 10 (4.72%) Presales
8 10 (4.72%) Server Patching
8 10 (4.72%) Time Management
9 8 (3.77%) Critical Success Factor
9 8 (3.77%) Information Security
9 8 (3.77%) Supplier Management
10 7 (3.30%) Service Delivery
11 6 (2.83%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.51%) PowerShell
2 16 (7.55%) SQL
3 4 (1.89%) Perl
4 3 (1.42%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.42%) PHP
4 3 (1.42%) Python
5 1 (0.47%) C
5 1 (0.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (15.09%) Degree
3 23 (10.85%) MCSE
4 11 (5.19%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (4.25%) A+ Certification
7 7 (3.30%) MCP
8 6 (2.83%) MCSA
9 5 (2.36%) CCNA
9 5 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.36%) CISSP
9 5 (2.36%) CompTIA Security+
9 5 (2.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (2.36%) Security+ Certification
10 4 (1.89%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.47%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.47%) MCITP
11 1 (0.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.91%) SLA
2 4 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 67 (31.60%) Hyper-V
2 46 (21.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.02%) vSphere
4 10 (4.72%) Terminal Services
5 8 (3.77%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.83%) XenApp
7 4 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (1.89%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.89%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.94%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 46 (21.70%) SCCM
2 30 (14.15%) SCOM
3 11 (5.19%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (3.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (2.83%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (2.36%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (2.36%) SCVMM
7 4 (1.89%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.89%) SmoothWall
8 3 (1.42%) Nagios
9 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.47%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.47%) Simpana
10 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 137 (64.62%) Microsoft
2 69 (32.55%) VMware
3 28 (13.21%) Apple
3 28 (13.21%) HP
4 22 (10.38%) Sophos
5 19 (8.96%) Citrix
6 15 (7.08%) Cisco
7 10 (4.72%) 3PAR
7 10 (4.72%) Avaya
7 10 (4.72%) EMC
7 10 (4.72%) Veeam
8 9 (4.25%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.77%) Micro Focus
9 8 (3.77%) Novell
9 8 (3.77%) SolarWinds
9 8 (3.77%) WatchGuard
10 6 (2.83%) Intel Security
11 5 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.89%) F5
13 3 (1.42%) CheckPoint
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 7 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Henderson Scott
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Progression, interesting work
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car + medical + great package
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Henley-on-Thames
Onelan Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 per year DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Stratton HR
Posted: 15 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago