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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 32 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 99 108 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.54% 6.47% 5.31%
As % of the System Software category 64.71% 53.47% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 88 98 81
Average salary £26,250 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.96% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,392 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
153 202 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.11% 12.10% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 133 170 164
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +14 69 £26,000 -35.00% 7
Henley-on-Thames +3 6 £29,500 +15.68%
Abingdon -19 4 £27,500 -14.06% 3
Bicester - 3 £24,500 -
Witney +23 2 £26,000 +18.18%
Kidlington -7 2 £41,000 +13.88%
Wallingford - 2 £25,000 -
Banbury -7 1 - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 144 (87.80%) Windows
2 94 (57.32%) Microsoft
3 73 (44.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (34.76%) MS Excel
5 55 (33.54%) MS Exchange
6 50 (30.49%) MS Office
6 50 (30.49%) VMware
7 43 (26.22%) Windows 7
8 41 (25.00%) DNS
9 37 (22.56%) SQL Server
10 34 (20.73%) Hyper-V
10 34 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 32 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
13 31 (18.90%) SQL
14 29 (17.68%) IIS
15 24 (14.63%) CCNA
15 24 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
15 24 (14.63%) Cisco
16 23 (14.02%) Firewall
17 22 (13.41%) SAN
17 22 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (13.41%) Symantec
17 22 (13.41%) Windows 8
18 21 (12.80%) Citrix
18 21 (12.80%) Microsoft Certification
18 21 (12.80%) IBM
18 21 (12.80%) SharePoint
19 19 (11.59%) MCSE
19 19 (11.59%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 55 (33.54%) MS Exchange
2 32 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (17.68%) IIS
4 21 (12.80%) SharePoint
5 15 (9.15%) IBM Notes
6 13 (7.93%) Lync
6 13 (7.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (4.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (4.27%) WebSphere
8 7 (4.27%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (4.27%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (3.66%) Lotus Domino
9 6 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.44%) Confluence
11 3 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.22%) nginx
12 2 (1.22%) Apache
13 1 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 57 (34.76%) MS Excel
2 50 (30.49%) MS Office
3 7 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.88%) Office 365
2 4 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
3 1 (0.61%) PaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (25.00%) DNS
2 23 (14.02%) Firewall
3 22 (13.41%) SAN
4 19 (11.59%) TCP/IP
5 14 (8.54%) Internet
6 12 (7.32%) DHCP
6 12 (7.32%) HTTP
6 12 (7.32%) Wireless
7 11 (6.71%) iSCSI
8 10 (6.10%) VPN
8 10 (6.10%) SSL
9 9 (5.49%) WAN
10 7 (4.27%) SMTP
10 7 (4.27%) LAN
10 7 (4.27%) IPv4
10 7 (4.27%) Intranet
10 7 (4.27%) NAS
11 6 (3.66%) FTP
12 5 (3.05%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (2.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.27%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (5.49%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.44%) JIRA
4 4 (2.44%) Ant
5 2 (1.22%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (4.27%) Finance
2 6 (3.66%) Marketing
3 5 (3.05%) Legal
4 4 (2.44%) Publishing
4 4 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.22%) Law
6 1 (0.61%) Front Office
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (33.54%) Analyst
2 47 (28.66%) Support Analyst
3 40 (24.39%) Support Engineer
4 37 (22.56%) IT Support
5 25 (15.24%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (14.02%) 1st Line Support
7 18 (10.98%) IT Support Analyst
8 16 (9.76%) Network Engineer
9 14 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 13 (7.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (7.93%) Administrator
11 11 (6.71%) Technical Support
12 10 (6.10%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 9 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
14 8 (4.88%) Desktop Support
14 8 (4.88%) Network Support
15 7 (4.27%) Service Desk Analyst
15 7 (4.27%) Network Support Engineer
15 7 (4.27%) IT Manager
15 7 (4.27%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.32%) .NET
2 8 (4.88%) ASP.NET
2 8 (4.88%) COM
3 7 (4.27%) Struts
3 7 (4.27%) XML
3 7 (4.27%) Spring
4 6 (3.66%) EJB
5 4 (2.44%) Web Services
6 2 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.22%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (1.22%) FreeSWITCH
6 2 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.61%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.71%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.88%) Blackberry
3 8 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.05%) Clustering
6 4 (2.44%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.44%) Wiki
6 4 (2.44%) Biotechnology
7 3 (1.83%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.83%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.22%) GIS
8 2 (1.22%) iPad
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.61%) Online Games
9 1 (0.61%) PMI
9 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.61%) AS400
9 1 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 144 (87.80%) Windows
2 73 (44.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (26.22%) Windows 7
4 33 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (13.41%) Windows 8
5 22 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (10.37%) Windows XP
7 16 (9.76%) Linux
8 10 (6.10%) Android
9 9 (5.49%) Apple iOS
10 6 (3.66%) UNIX
10 6 (3.66%) Windows Vista
10 6 (3.66%) Debian
10 6 (3.66%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.83%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (9.15%) Service Delivery
2 13 (7.93%) ITIL
3 8 (4.88%) Service Management
3 8 (4.88%) Workflow
3 8 (4.88%) Data Management
4 7 (4.27%) Incident Management
5 6 (3.66%) Migration
5 6 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (3.66%) Project Management
6 5 (3.05%) Change Management
6 5 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (3.05%) Software Engineering
6 5 (3.05%) Analytics
7 4 (2.44%) BDD
7 4 (2.44%) People Management
7 4 (2.44%) Risk Management
7 4 (2.44%) Integration Testing
7 4 (2.44%) Test Automation
7 4 (2.44%) ITSM
7 4 (2.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.90%) SQL
2 13 (7.93%) VBScript
3 12 (7.32%) PowerShell
4 11 (6.71%) VB
5 8 (4.88%) Java
6 6 (3.66%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.05%) C
8 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.22%) Python
8 2 (1.22%) Ruby
8 2 (1.22%) Perl
8 2 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (14.63%) CCNA
2 21 (12.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (11.59%) MCSE
4 18 (10.98%) MCP
5 16 (9.76%) Degree
6 7 (4.27%) MCT
7 5 (3.05%) CCNP
8 4 (2.44%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.83%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) GNVQ
10 1 (0.61%) CCDP
10 1 (0.61%) MCSA
10 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.61%) MCTS
10 1 (0.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.32%) SLA
2 9 (5.49%) QA
3 4 (2.44%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.61%) JSP 440
System Software
1 34 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 34 (20.73%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.27%) XenApp
2 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (3.66%) Terminal Server
4 5 (3.05%) DFS Replication
5 4 (2.44%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.83%) vSphere
6 3 (1.83%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.22%) Xen
7 2 (1.22%) XenServer
7 2 (1.22%) Dovecot
7 2 (1.22%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (7.93%) SCCM
2 8 (4.88%) Backup Exec
2 8 (4.88%) SCVMM
3 6 (3.66%) SCOM
4 5 (3.05%) WSUS
5 3 (1.83%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.22%) Nagios
6 2 (1.22%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.22%) Puppet
7 1 (0.61%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 94 (57.32%) Microsoft
2 50 (30.49%) VMware
3 24 (14.63%) Cisco
4 22 (13.41%) Symantec
5 21 (12.80%) IBM
5 21 (12.80%) Citrix
6 14 (8.54%) Apple
7 11 (6.71%) Oracle
8 7 (4.27%) Remedy
8 7 (4.27%) Lotus
8 7 (4.27%) Fortinet
9 6 (3.66%) Dell
9 6 (3.66%) Avaya
10 4 (2.44%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.83%) Brocade
12 2 (1.22%) Google
12 2 (1.22%) Percona
12 2 (1.22%) New Relic
12 2 (1.22%) BMC
12 2 (1.22%) HP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical & Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, 22 days holiday, On-
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitX
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 DOE Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago