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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 48 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 76 89 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.37% 5.80% 5.96%
As % of the System Software category 61.29% 51.45% 62.90%
Number of salaries quoted 69 80 102
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £52,500 £47,250
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
124 173 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.76% 11.27% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 106 155 155
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -9 46 £27,500 -32.92% 6
Abingdon - 7 £36,750 -
Witney +20 6 £29,000 +28.88% 1
Banbury +5 3 £37,000 -2.63%
Bicester -1 2 £17,750 -56.17%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 133 (73.48%) Windows
2 93 (51.38%) Microsoft
3 84 (46.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 74 (40.88%) VMware
5 67 (37.02%) DNS
6 50 (27.62%) Hyper-V
7 49 (27.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 45 (24.86%) Cisco
9 43 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 42 (23.20%) MS Exchange
11 40 (22.10%) CCNA
11 40 (22.10%) Cisco Certification
12 34 (18.78%) SharePoint
13 31 (17.13%) DHCP
13 31 (17.13%) SAN
13 31 (17.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 29 (16.02%) SQL
15 28 (15.47%) MS Office
16 27 (14.92%) IIS
16 27 (14.92%) MS Excel
16 27 (14.92%) Firewall
17 26 (14.36%) Windows 7
17 26 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2010
18 25 (13.81%) TCP/IP
18 25 (13.81%) SQL Server
19 24 (13.26%) Windows 8
20 23 (12.71%) Linux
21 21 (11.60%) Wireless
22 20 (11.05%) Citrix
23 18 (9.94%) VPN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 42 (23.20%) MS Exchange
2 34 (18.78%) SharePoint
3 27 (14.92%) IIS
4 26 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (7.73%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (7.73%) Lync
7 13 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (4.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (3.87%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (3.87%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.76%) Apache
11 2 (1.10%) Confluence
11 2 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 28 (15.47%) MS Office
2 27 (14.92%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) BPCS
3 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.97%) Office 365
2 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.55%) IaaS
4 1 (0.55%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (37.02%) DNS
2 31 (17.13%) DHCP
2 31 (17.13%) SAN
3 27 (14.92%) Firewall
4 25 (13.81%) TCP/IP
5 21 (11.60%) Wireless
6 18 (9.94%) VPN
7 17 (9.39%) SSL
7 17 (9.39%) SMTP
7 17 (9.39%) HTTP
8 15 (8.29%) LAN
9 13 (7.18%) iSCSI
9 13 (7.18%) FTP
9 13 (7.18%) VLAN
10 12 (6.63%) WAN
11 10 (5.52%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (5.52%) IPv4
12 8 (4.42%) VoIP
13 7 (3.87%) Intranet
13 7 (3.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.42%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (3.87%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.31%) Ant
2 6 (3.31%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.10%) JIRA
3 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (4.97%) Automotive
2 6 (3.31%) Marketing
3 5 (2.76%) Legal
3 5 (2.76%) Advertising
4 4 (2.21%) Publishing
4 4 (2.21%) Finance
5 3 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.10%) Games
6 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.10%) Back Office
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (27.07%) Support Engineer
2 34 (18.78%) Analyst
3 28 (15.47%) Network Engineer
4 26 (14.36%) Administrator
4 26 (14.36%) IT Support
5 24 (13.26%) Support Analyst
6 21 (11.60%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (9.94%) Network Support Engineer
7 18 (9.94%) Network Support
8 16 (8.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (6.08%) IT Manager
9 11 (6.08%) Desktop Support
10 9 (4.97%) IT Support Analyst
10 9 (4.97%) Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (4.97%) Service Analyst
11 8 (4.42%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (4.42%) Consultant
11 8 (4.42%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.42%) Technical Support
11 8 (4.42%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.08%) .NET
2 9 (4.97%) ASP.NET
2 9 (4.97%) XML
3 7 (3.87%) Struts
3 7 (3.87%) COM
3 7 (3.87%) Spring
4 6 (3.31%) EJB
5 2 (1.10%) Web Services
6 1 (0.55%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.55%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.55%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.63%) Management Information System
1 12 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.08%) Clustering
3 9 (4.97%) EqualLogic
4 8 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.76%) PMI
7 4 (2.21%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.66%) Biotechnology
8 3 (1.66%) Wiki
9 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.10%) GIS
9 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.55%) DTV
10 1 (0.55%) NHS
10 1 (0.55%) Social Network
10 1 (0.55%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.55%) FMCG
10 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 133 (73.48%) Windows
2 84 (46.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (27.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (17.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (14.36%) Windows 7
6 24 (13.26%) Windows 8
7 23 (12.71%) Linux
8 10 (5.52%) Windows Vista
8 10 (5.52%) Windows XP
9 9 (4.97%) UNIX
9 9 (4.97%) Ubuntu
10 8 (4.42%) Android
11 5 (2.76%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.21%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.21%) CentOS
12 4 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.10%) Debian
14 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (6.63%) Migration
1 12 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (6.08%) Service Management
2 11 (6.08%) Information Security
3 10 (5.52%) Data Management
4 7 (3.87%) Service Delivery
5 6 (3.31%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (3.31%) ITIL
5 6 (3.31%) ERP
5 6 (3.31%) Project Management
6 4 (2.21%) BDD
6 4 (2.21%) Analytics
6 4 (2.21%) Integration Testing
6 4 (2.21%) Test Automation
6 4 (2.21%) Line Management
6 4 (2.21%) Risk Management
6 4 (2.21%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (2.21%) TDD
6 4 (2.21%) Software Engineering
7 3 (1.66%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.02%) SQL
2 15 (8.29%) VBScript
3 13 (7.18%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.87%) Java
4 7 (3.87%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.87%) VB
5 6 (3.31%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.10%) C#
7 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (22.10%) CCNA
1 40 (22.10%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (8.29%) Degree
2 15 (8.29%) MCP
3 14 (7.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.08%) MCSE
5 9 (4.97%) CCNP
6 6 (3.31%) MCT
7 5 (2.76%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.21%) CCIE
9 1 (0.55%) CCDP
9 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.55%) CCA
9 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.55%) CCEA
9 1 (0.55%) MCSA
9 1 (0.55%) MCTS
9 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.55%) MCITP
9 1 (0.55%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (27.62%) Hyper-V
2 43 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 8 (4.42%) Terminal Server
4 5 (2.76%) vSphere
5 3 (1.66%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.66%) XenApp
5 3 (1.66%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.10%) XenServer
7 1 (0.55%) Firmware
7 1 (0.55%) NFS
7 1 (0.55%) Xen
7 1 (0.55%) Samba
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.55%) Dovecot
7 1 (0.55%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (3.31%) SCVMM
1 6 (3.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (2.76%) SCCM
3 4 (2.21%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.21%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.66%) WSUS
5 1 (0.55%) Nagios
5 1 (0.55%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 93 (51.38%) Microsoft
2 74 (40.88%) VMware
3 45 (24.86%) Cisco
4 20 (11.05%) Citrix
5 16 (8.84%) Fortinet
6 15 (8.29%) Apple
7 14 (7.73%) Oracle
8 12 (6.63%) Dell
9 11 (6.08%) Avaya
9 11 (6.08%) Symantec
10 7 (3.87%) HP
10 7 (3.87%) IBM
11 4 (2.21%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.66%) Sophos
13 2 (1.10%) Kaspersky
13 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
13 2 (1.10%) SAP
13 2 (1.10%) Sage
13 2 (1.10%) BMC
13 2 (1.10%) CommVault
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