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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 45 53 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 81 77 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.24% 4.30% 5.70%
As % of the System Software category 45.51% 56.20% 48.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 70 105
Average salary £33,750 £24,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -25.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
178 137 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.51% 7.65% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 157 124 203
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +7 31 £40,000 +46.78% 5
Abingdon +20 9 £29,500 -18.05% 1
Banbury +3 9 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Wallingford 0 5 £19,500 -43.65%
Witney +9 1 £36,000 +50.00% 1
Thame +7 1 £32,500 -16.12% 1
Henley-on-Thames +4 1 £44,000 +10.00%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 103 (71.53%) Windows
2 62 (43.06%) Microsoft
3 60 (41.67%) VMware
4 51 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 42 (29.17%) Linux
7 35 (24.31%) DNS
8 33 (22.92%) MS Exchange
9 30 (20.83%) Firewall
10 29 (20.14%) DHCP
11 27 (18.75%) SharePoint
12 26 (18.06%) CCNA
12 26 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
13 24 (16.67%) SQL
14 22 (15.28%) Cisco
15 21 (14.58%) SQL Server
16 20 (13.89%) MS Office
16 20 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (13.89%) Wireless
16 20 (13.89%) Hyper-V
16 20 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
17 19 (13.19%) SAN
18 18 (12.50%) MS Excel
18 18 (12.50%) PowerShell
19 16 (11.11%) Windows 8
19 16 (11.11%) VLAN
20 15 (10.42%) Windows 7
20 15 (10.42%) IIS
21 14 (9.72%) Citrix
21 14 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 33 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 27 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 15 (10.42%) IIS
4 11 (7.64%) Lync
5 10 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (4.86%) Apache
8 6 (4.17%) Confluence
9 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (13.89%) MS Office
2 18 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.78%) Office 365
2 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (24.31%) DNS
2 30 (20.83%) Firewall
3 29 (20.14%) DHCP
4 20 (13.89%) Wireless
5 19 (13.19%) SAN
6 16 (11.11%) VLAN
7 10 (6.94%) WAN
7 10 (6.94%) TCP/IP
8 9 (6.25%) LAN
9 8 (5.56%) VoIP
10 7 (4.86%) VPN
10 7 (4.86%) HTTP
10 7 (4.86%) SMTP
11 6 (4.17%) LDAP
12 5 (3.47%) FTP
12 5 (3.47%) SSL
12 5 (3.47%) IPv4
12 5 (3.47%) Internet
13 4 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (2.78%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.78%) MySQL
2 4 (2.78%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (4.17%) JIRA
2 3 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.08%) Subversion
2 3 (2.08%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.39%) Redmine
General
1 5 (3.47%) Advertising
2 4 (2.78%) Finance
3 3 (2.08%) Automotive
4 2 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Games
5 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (28.47%) Support Engineer
2 39 (27.08%) Analyst
3 28 (19.44%) Support Analyst
4 26 (18.06%) IT Support
5 20 (13.89%) Administrator
6 19 (13.19%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (10.42%) IT Support Engineer
8 14 (9.72%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (9.03%) Network Engineer
9 13 (9.03%) Desktop Support
10 12 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
11 11 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (7.64%) Server Support
12 8 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 7 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 7 (4.86%) Service Desk Analyst
13 7 (4.86%) Network Support Engineer
13 7 (4.86%) Network Manager
13 7 (4.86%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.69%) COM
1 1 (0.69%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 6 (4.17%) Clustering
1 6 (4.17%) Wiki
2 4 (2.78%) PMI
2 4 (2.78%) EqualLogic
3 3 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.69%) Social Network
5 1 (0.69%) Life Science
5 1 (0.69%) Mobile Games
5 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 103 (71.53%) Windows
2 51 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (29.17%) Linux
4 20 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 15 (10.42%) Windows 7
7 14 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (9.03%) UNIX
9 12 (8.33%) Mac OS X
10 11 (7.64%) Ubuntu
10 11 (7.64%) CentOS
10 11 (7.64%) Windows XP
11 6 (4.17%) Debian
11 6 (4.17%) Windows Vista
12 5 (3.47%) Mac OS
12 5 (3.47%) NetWare
13 4 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.69%) Android
14 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (4.86%) Mentoring
3 6 (4.17%) CAD
3 6 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
3 6 (4.17%) Software Deployment
4 5 (3.47%) ITIL
4 5 (3.47%) Service Delivery
4 5 (3.47%) Project Management
4 5 (3.47%) Server Building
5 4 (2.78%) Service Management
5 4 (2.78%) Migration
5 4 (2.78%) Business Continuity
5 4 (2.78%) Incident Management
5 4 (2.78%) Open Source
6 3 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (2.08%) Asset Management
6 3 (2.08%) Information Security
6 3 (2.08%) Software Delivery
7 2 (1.39%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.67%) SQL
2 18 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.25%) VB
4 3 (2.08%) VBScript
5 2 (1.39%) C#
5 2 (1.39%) Java
6 1 (0.69%) Perl
6 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (18.06%) CCNA
1 26 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.33%) MCITP
3 12 (8.33%) Degree
4 8 (5.56%) MCP
4 8 (5.56%) CCNP
5 7 (4.86%) CCIE
6 4 (2.78%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.08%) CWNA
8 2 (1.39%) MCSE
9 1 (0.69%) CCAA
9 1 (0.69%) MCSA
9 1 (0.69%) RHCE
9 1 (0.69%) CCA
9 1 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.69%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.17%) Terminal Server
4 5 (3.47%) vSphere
4 5 (3.47%) Firmware
5 2 (1.39%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.39%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.39%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.86%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.78%) SCCM
3 3 (2.08%) WSUS
3 3 (2.08%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.39%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.39%) Puppet
5 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.69%) SCOM
5 1 (0.69%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.69%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 62 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 60 (41.67%) VMware
3 22 (15.28%) Cisco
4 14 (9.72%) Citrix
5 13 (9.03%) Sophos
6 12 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.47%) Fortinet
7 5 (3.47%) HP
7 5 (3.47%) Dell
7 5 (3.47%) Apple
8 4 (2.78%) CommVault
8 4 (2.78%) NetApp
8 4 (2.78%) Avaya
9 3 (2.08%) Veeam
9 3 (2.08%) Oracle
9 3 (2.08%) Symantec
10 2 (1.39%) Ruckus Wireless
10 2 (1.39%) Meraki
10 2 (1.39%) Aruba
11 1 (0.69%) SonicWALL
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Plus on call allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: to £45,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: to £40,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum Depending on experience
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Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
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