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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 49 55 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 70 81 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.55% 4.52% 5.71%
As % of the System Software category 41.67% 60.45% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 57 69 101
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,683 £20,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £44,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,708
% change year-on-year
- -0.63%
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
168 134 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.91% 7.48% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 139 116 198
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 1 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 1 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 35 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Abingdon +13 7 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Banbury +1 5 £32,500 +44.44%
Henley-on-Thames +7 3 £41,000 +2.50%
Witney +16 1 £36,000 +46.93% 1
Bicester +9 1 £30,000 +30.43%
Wallingford -12 1 £19,500 -43.65%
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 (70.07%) Windows
2 66 (44.90%) VMware
3 65 (44.22%) Microsoft
4 54 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 44 (29.93%) DNS
7 39 (26.53%) Linux
8 36 (24.49%) DHCP
9 34 (23.13%) MS Exchange
10 29 (19.73%) Firewall
10 29 (19.73%) Hyper-V
11 27 (18.37%) Cisco
11 27 (18.37%) CCNA
11 27 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
12 24 (16.33%) SharePoint
13 23 (15.65%) Wireless
13 23 (15.65%) VLAN
14 20 (13.61%) SAN
14 20 (13.61%) SQL
15 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
15 19 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (12.24%) MS Excel
17 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (10.20%) Citrix
19 14 (9.52%) SLA
19 14 (9.52%) Windows 8
20 13 (8.84%) Windows 7
20 13 (8.84%) Ubuntu
20 13 (8.84%) Sophos

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 34 (23.13%) MS Exchange
2 24 (16.33%) SharePoint
3 12 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (6.80%) Lync
4 10 (6.80%) IIS
5 9 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.76%) Apache
7 6 (4.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) BPCS
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) Office 365
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (29.93%) DNS
2 36 (24.49%) DHCP
3 29 (19.73%) Firewall
4 23 (15.65%) Wireless
4 23 (15.65%) VLAN
5 20 (13.61%) SAN
6 12 (8.16%) TCP/IP
7 10 (6.80%) LAN
7 10 (6.80%) VPN
8 9 (6.12%) HTTP
8 9 (6.12%) SMTP
8 9 (6.12%) WAN
9 8 (5.44%) VoIP
9 8 (5.44%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (4.76%) FTP
10 7 (4.76%) SSL
11 6 (4.08%) IP Telephony
11 6 (4.08%) LDAP
12 5 (3.40%) Internet
13 4 (2.72%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) MariaDB
2 4 (2.72%) MySQL
3 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (4.08%) JIRA
2 3 (2.04%) Bugzilla
2 3 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.04%) Subversion
3 2 (1.36%) Redmine
4 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (5.44%) Automotive
2 5 (3.40%) Advertising
3 2 (1.36%) Finance
4 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.68%) Back Office
4 1 (0.68%) Games
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 36 (24.49%) Analyst
3 22 (14.97%) IT Support
3 22 (14.97%) Support Analyst
3 22 (14.97%) Administrator
4 20 (13.61%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (11.56%) Network Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) IT Support Engineer
7 12 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (7.48%) Network Support
8 11 (7.48%) Network Support Engineer
9 10 (6.80%) Network Manager
9 10 (6.80%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (6.80%) Service Analyst
10 9 (6.12%) Support Technician
10 9 (6.12%) Senior Manager
10 9 (6.12%) Senior Network Manager
11 8 (5.44%) Technical Support
12 7 (4.76%) Desktop Support
12 7 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) .NET
1 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.68%) XML
1 1 (0.68%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.76%) Clustering
2 6 (4.08%) EqualLogic
2 6 (4.08%) Wiki
3 4 (2.72%) Open Source
3 4 (2.72%) PMI
4 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.36%) Social Network
6 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 103 (70.07%) Windows
2 54 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (26.53%) Linux
4 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 13 (8.84%) Windows 7
7 13 (8.84%) Ubuntu
8 12 (8.16%) UNIX
9 11 (7.48%) Windows XP
9 11 (7.48%) CentOS
10 9 (6.12%) Mac OS X
11 6 (4.08%) Debian
11 6 (4.08%) Windows Vista
12 5 (3.40%) NetWare
12 5 (3.40%) Mac OS
13 4 (2.72%) Apple iOS
13 4 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (6.12%) Information Security
2 8 (5.44%) Service Management
2 8 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 6 (4.08%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (4.08%) ITIL
4 6 (4.08%) CAD
4 6 (4.08%) Migration
5 5 (3.40%) Project Management
5 5 (3.40%) Software Deployment
5 5 (3.40%) Business Continuity
5 5 (3.40%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (2.72%) Incident Management
7 2 (1.36%) Change Control
7 2 (1.36%) QMS
7 2 (1.36%) ERP
7 2 (1.36%) Quality Management
7 2 (1.36%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.36%) Line Management
8 1 (0.68%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.61%) SQL
2 9 (6.12%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.72%) VB
4 3 (2.04%) VBScript
5 1 (0.68%) C#
5 1 (0.68%) Perl
5 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (18.37%) CCNA
1 27 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.16%) CCNP
4 11 (7.48%) CCIE
4 11 (7.48%) Degree
5 10 (6.80%) MCP
6 9 (6.12%) MCITP
7 4 (2.72%) MCSE
7 4 (2.72%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.36%) CWNA
9 1 (0.68%) MCSA
9 1 (0.68%) RHCE
9 1 (0.68%) CCA
9 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.68%) CCEA
9 1 (0.68%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (19.73%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.76%) vSphere
4 6 (4.08%) Firmware
4 6 (4.08%) Terminal Server
5 3 (2.04%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.36%) XenApp
6 2 (1.36%) XenServer
7 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (7.48%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (3.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (2.72%) SCCM
4 3 (2.04%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.36%) Puppet
5 2 (1.36%) WSUS
5 2 (1.36%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.68%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.68%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.68%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (44.90%) VMware
2 65 (44.22%) Microsoft
3 27 (18.37%) Cisco
4 15 (10.20%) Citrix
5 13 (8.84%) Sophos
6 12 (8.16%) Red Hat
7 8 (5.44%) Dell
8 7 (4.76%) Apple
8 7 (4.76%) Fortinet
9 6 (4.08%) HP
9 6 (4.08%) Avaya
10 4 (2.72%) CommVault
11 3 (2.04%) Symantec
11 3 (2.04%) Veeam
12 2 (1.36%) Oracle
12 2 (1.36%) NetApp
13 1 (0.68%) Ruckus Wireless
13 1 (0.68%) Meraki
13 1 (0.68%) Remedy
13 1 (0.68%) Juniper
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Plus on call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago