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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 53 49 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 64 81 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.63% 5.13% 6.49%
As % of the System Software category 52.03% 53.64% 61.05%
Number of salaries quoted 58 67 99
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,280 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,550 £50,000 £48,000
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
123 151 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.91% 9.56% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 101 130 165
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +3 44 £28,500 -24.00% 8
Abingdon -4 5 £45,500 +40.00%
Witney +16 4 £29,000 +28.88%
Bicester +10 3 £17,750 -45.38%
Henley-on-Thames +1 2 £41,000 +9.33%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 117 (72.22%) Windows
2 88 (54.32%) Microsoft
3 75 (46.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (43.83%) VMware
5 57 (35.19%) DNS
6 46 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
7 44 (27.16%) MS Exchange
8 39 (24.07%) Hyper-V
9 38 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (23.46%) Cisco
10 33 (20.37%) DHCP
11 31 (19.14%) CCNA
11 31 (19.14%) Cisco Certification
12 30 (18.52%) SharePoint
13 28 (17.28%) SAN
13 28 (17.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 26 (16.05%) MS Excel
15 25 (15.43%) Firewall
16 22 (13.58%) Windows 7
17 21 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
17 21 (12.96%) MS Office
17 21 (12.96%) Wireless
18 20 (12.35%) VLAN
18 20 (12.35%) Linux
18 20 (12.35%) Windows 8
19 19 (11.73%) SQL
19 19 (11.73%) VPN
20 17 (10.49%) Citrix
20 17 (10.49%) SLA
20 17 (10.49%) IIS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 44 (27.16%) MS Exchange
2 30 (18.52%) SharePoint
3 21 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (10.49%) IIS
4 17 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (6.79%) Lync
7 9 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (3.70%) Apache
9 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.62%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 26 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.96%) MS Office
3 3 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.23%) BPCS
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.32%) Office 365
2 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.62%) IaaS
3 1 (0.62%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (35.19%) DNS
2 33 (20.37%) DHCP
3 28 (17.28%) SAN
4 25 (15.43%) Firewall
5 21 (12.96%) Wireless
6 20 (12.35%) VLAN
7 19 (11.73%) VPN
8 15 (9.26%) LAN
9 12 (7.41%) WAN
9 12 (7.41%) SMTP
10 11 (6.79%) SSL
10 11 (6.79%) TCP/IP
10 11 (6.79%) FTP
10 11 (6.79%) HTTP
11 10 (6.17%) iSCSI
11 10 (6.17%) VoIP
12 9 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (4.94%) IPv4
13 8 (4.94%) Internet
14 7 (4.32%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.62%) MySQL
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Ant
2 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.62%) Subversion
3 1 (0.62%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (5.56%) Automotive
2 5 (3.09%) Advertising
3 4 (2.47%) Finance
4 3 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.85%) Marketing
5 2 (1.23%) Legal
5 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.23%) Back Office
5 2 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (29.01%) Support Engineer
2 34 (20.99%) Analyst
3 23 (14.20%) IT Support
4 21 (12.96%) Administrator
4 21 (12.96%) Support Analyst
5 18 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 17 (10.49%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (8.64%) Network Support Engineer
7 14 (8.64%) Network Support
8 10 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.17%) IT Support Engineer
8 10 (6.17%) IT Manager
9 9 (5.56%) Technical Support
9 9 (5.56%) Service Analyst
9 9 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
9 9 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
9 9 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (4.94%) Senior Network Manager
10 8 (4.94%) Network Manager
10 8 (4.94%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.85%) XML
1 3 (1.85%) .NET
1 3 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.62%) COM
2 1 (0.62%) EJB
2 1 (0.62%) Struts
2 1 (0.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.56%) EqualLogic
1 9 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.94%) Clustering
3 7 (4.32%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.09%) PMI
6 3 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.85%) Biotechnology
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.23%) Social Network
7 2 (1.23%) GIS
7 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.62%) DTV
8 1 (0.62%) NHS
8 1 (0.62%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.62%) FMCG
8 1 (0.62%) Wiki
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.62%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 117 (72.22%) Windows
2 75 (46.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (17.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (13.58%) Windows 7
6 20 (12.35%) Linux
6 20 (12.35%) Windows 8
7 11 (6.79%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.56%) Windows Vista
9 6 (3.70%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.09%) Mac OS X
10 5 (3.09%) Android
10 5 (3.09%) CentOS
11 4 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.47%) UNIX
12 3 (1.85%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (6.79%) Information Security
3 9 (5.56%) Service Management
4 8 (4.94%) Migration
4 8 (4.94%) Data Management
4 8 (4.94%) ITIL
5 7 (4.32%) Project Management
6 6 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (3.09%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.47%) Line Management
8 4 (2.47%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.47%) Business Continuity
8 4 (2.47%) ERP
9 3 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (1.85%) Software Deployment
9 3 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.23%) Change Control
10 2 (1.23%) Analytics
10 2 (1.23%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (1.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.73%) SQL
2 10 (6.17%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.32%) VBScript
4 2 (1.23%) C#
4 2 (1.23%) VB
5 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.62%) Java
5 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (19.14%) CCNA
1 31 (19.14%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (10.49%) MCP
3 16 (9.88%) Degree
3 16 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (7.41%) CCNP
5 9 (5.56%) CCIE
6 8 (4.94%) MCSE
7 5 (3.09%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.47%) MCT
9 2 (1.23%) VCP4
9 2 (1.23%) MCITP
10 1 (0.62%) CCDP
10 1 (0.62%) MCSA
10 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.62%) CCA
10 1 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.62%) CCEA
10 1 (0.62%) CWNA
10 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 46 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (24.07%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.32%) Terminal Server
3 7 (4.32%) vSphere
4 6 (3.70%) Firmware
5 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.85%) XenApp
6 3 (1.85%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.23%) XenServer
8 1 (0.62%) NFS
8 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.62%) Samba
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.62%) Xen
8 1 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (3.09%) SCCM
4 3 (1.85%) WSUS
4 3 (1.85%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 88 (54.32%) Microsoft
2 71 (43.83%) VMware
3 38 (23.46%) Cisco
4 17 (10.49%) Citrix
5 12 (7.41%) Dell
6 11 (6.79%) Apple
6 11 (6.79%) Fortinet
7 9 (5.56%) Avaya
8 8 (4.94%) Oracle
9 7 (4.32%) HP
10 6 (3.70%) Symantec
11 5 (3.09%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.47%) Sophos
13 3 (1.85%) CommVault
14 2 (1.23%) Kaspersky
14 2 (1.23%) Sage
14 2 (1.23%) Intel
14 2 (1.23%) Remedy
14 2 (1.23%) SAP
15 1 (0.62%) IBM
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Posted: Yesterday
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