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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 53 34
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 103 84 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.77% 4.57% 6.28%
As % of the System Software category 65.19% 51.22% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 86 79 104
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 £34,875
% change year-on-year
- -6.81%
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
158 164 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.38% 8.92% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 136 150 183
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 £55,000
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 21 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 21 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 +26 59 £32,500 -18.75% 10
Abingdon +1 8 £32,500 +1.56% 1
Witney +32 6 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Banbury +3 5 £34,750 -7.33% 2
Henley-on-Thames -2 4 £26,500 -14.51%
Bicester -7 3 £24,500 -8.41%
Wallingford - 1 £25,000 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 86 (45.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (38.10%) VMware
5 59 (31.22%) DNS
6 57 (30.16%) MS Exchange
7 53 (28.04%) MS Excel
8 51 (26.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (24.34%) Hyper-V
10 43 (22.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 40 (21.16%) Cisco
11 40 (21.16%) MS Office
12 37 (19.58%) SQL Server
12 37 (19.58%) Windows 7
13 35 (18.52%) CCNA
13 35 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
14 34 (17.99%) Exchange Server 2010
15 33 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
15 33 (17.46%) SQL
16 30 (15.87%) IIS
16 30 (15.87%) SharePoint
17 26 (13.76%) TCP/IP
17 26 (13.76%) Firewall
18 25 (13.23%) Windows 8
19 24 (12.70%) SAN
19 24 (12.70%) DHCP
20 23 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
21 21 (11.11%) VPN
22 20 (10.58%) Citrix
23 19 (10.05%) IBM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 57 (30.16%) 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
6 12 (6.35%) IBM Notes
7 9 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (3.70%) WebSphere
9 7 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (3.17%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (2.12%) Confluence
12 3 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.53%) Apache
13 1 (0.53%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 53 (28.04%) MS Excel
2 40 (21.16%) MS Office
3 5 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.12%) 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 59 (31.22%) DNS
2 26 (13.76%) TCP/IP
2 26 (13.76%) Firewall
3 24 (12.70%) SAN
3 24 (12.70%) DHCP
4 21 (11.11%) VPN
5 17 (8.99%) iSCSI
6 16 (8.47%) Wireless
6 16 (8.47%) LAN
7 15 (7.94%) HTTP
7 15 (7.94%) SSL
7 15 (7.94%) Internet
8 13 (6.88%) FTP
8 13 (6.88%) SMTP
9 12 (6.35%) WAN
10 10 (5.29%) IPv4
11 9 (4.76%) VLAN
12 8 (4.23%) VoIP
13 7 (3.70%) Intranet
13 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 47 (24.87%) Analyst
2 44 (23.28%) Support Engineer
3 41 (21.69%) Support Analyst
4 26 (13.76%) IT Support
5 25 (13.23%) Network Engineer
6 20 (10.58%) Administrator
7 15 (7.94%) IT Manager
7 15 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (7.94%) Network Support
8 14 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
8 14 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
9 13 (6.88%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (6.88%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (5.82%) 1st Line Support
11 10 (5.29%) Technical Support
11 10 (5.29%) Desktop Support
12 9 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 8 (4.23%) Consultant
13 8 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
14 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 86 (45.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (26.98%) 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 10 (5.29%) Windows XP
10 9 (4.76%) Apple iOS
10 9 (4.76%) UNIX
11 8 (4.23%) Windows Vista
12 6 (3.17%) Ubuntu
13 4 (2.12%) Debian
14 3 (1.59%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (8.99%) Service Delivery
2 14 (7.41%) ITIL
3 13 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (5.82%) Service Management
4 11 (5.82%) Data Management
5 8 (4.23%) Project Management
5 8 (4.23%) Information Security
6 7 (3.70%) Migration
7 6 (3.17%) Workflow
8 5 (2.65%) Analytics
8 5 (2.65%) Change Management
8 5 (2.65%) ERP
9 4 (2.12%) ITSM
9 4 (2.12%) Risk Management
9 4 (2.12%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.12%) TDD
9 4 (2.12%) Software Engineering
9 4 (2.12%) BDD
9 4 (2.12%) Integration Testing
9 4 (2.12%) Test Automation
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 35 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
1 35 (18.52%) 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 9 (4.76%) SLA
2 5 (2.65%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (24.34%) 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 72 (38.10%) VMware
3 40 (21.16%) Cisco
4 20 (10.58%) Citrix
5 19 (10.05%) IBM
6 16 (8.47%) Apple
7 13 (6.88%) Oracle
7 13 (6.88%) Symantec
8 12 (6.35%) Fortinet
9 11 (5.82%) Dell
10 10 (5.29%) Avaya
11 7 (3.70%) HP
12 6 (3.17%) Lotus
13 4 (2.12%) Atlassian
14 3 (1.59%) Brocade
14 3 (1.59%) Remedy
15 2 (1.06%) Google
15 2 (1.06%) Kaspersky
15 2 (1.06%) Intel
15 2 (1.06%) BMC
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Immunocore Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, Pension, Private Health Insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical & Life A
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: Negotiable Salary depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Banbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago