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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 43 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 109 91 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.63% 6.46% 5.70%
As % of the System Software category 68.55% 67.41% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 95 82 77
Average salary £39,000 £29,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.48% -4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,250 £50,000
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
159 135 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.67% 9.58% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 129 114 146
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -22 47 £41,500 +45.61% 5
Abingdon +11 33 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Bicester +3 7 £23,500 +32.39% 1
Thame - 7 £39,000 - 2
Banbury -13 6 £24,500 -33.78% 2
Witney -10 2 £25,500 -12.06% 1
Faringdon - 2 £35,000 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 225 (95.34%) Windows
2 138 (58.47%) Windows Server
3 117 (49.58%) Microsoft
4 92 (38.98%) Windows 7
5 86 (36.44%) MS Office
6 85 (36.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 83 (35.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 58 (24.58%) Windows 8
9 52 (22.03%) VMware
10 50 (21.19%) Firewall
11 47 (19.92%) SQL Server
12 45 (19.07%) Windows XP
13 44 (18.64%) DNS
14 43 (18.22%) Hyper-V
15 42 (17.80%) Linux
16 37 (15.68%) MS Exchange
17 36 (15.25%) MS Excel
17 36 (15.25%) SAN
18 35 (14.83%) VPN
19 34 (14.41%) DHCP
20 33 (13.98%) IIS
21 32 (13.56%) Network Security
21 32 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
22 31 (13.14%) Internet
23 30 (12.71%) Sophos
23 30 (12.71%) Citrix
23 30 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2013
24 29 (12.29%) Computer Science
25 27 (11.44%) TCP/IP
26 26 (11.02%) Pharmaceutical

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 37 (15.68%) MS Exchange
2 33 (13.98%) IIS
3 30 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (8.90%) SharePoint
5 14 (5.93%) Tomcat
6 13 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (5.08%) Apache
8 11 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.54%) Lync
10 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.85%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.42%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.42%) JBoss
11 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 86 (36.44%) MS Office
2 36 (15.25%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.02%) Office 365
2 8 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.97%) SaaS
4 6 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (2.54%) IaaS
5 5 (2.12%) PaaS
6 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (21.19%) Firewall
2 44 (18.64%) DNS
3 36 (15.25%) SAN
4 35 (14.83%) VPN
5 34 (14.41%) DHCP
6 32 (13.56%) Network Security
7 31 (13.14%) Internet
8 27 (11.44%) TCP/IP
9 21 (8.90%) LAN
9 21 (8.90%) WAN
10 18 (7.63%) iSCSI
10 18 (7.63%) Wireless
11 12 (5.08%) SSL
12 10 (4.24%) VoIP
13 8 (3.39%) ADSL
13 8 (3.39%) LDAP
14 7 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (2.54%) FTP
15 6 (2.54%) Intranet
15 6 (2.54%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.66%) MySQL
3 8 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (2.54%) Jenkins
1 6 (2.54%) JIRA
2 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 26 (11.02%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (5.08%) Finance
3 6 (2.54%) Billing
3 6 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.27%) Automotive
5 3 (1.27%) Back Office
5 3 (1.27%) Banking
5 3 (1.27%) Legal
6 2 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.85%) Avionics
6 2 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
7 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (24.15%) IT Support
2 50 (21.19%) Analyst
3 47 (19.92%) Support Analyst
4 44 (18.64%) Support Engineer
5 41 (17.37%) Administrator
6 40 (16.95%) Systems Administrator
7 35 (14.83%) IT Analyst
7 35 (14.83%) IT Support Analyst
8 29 (12.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 25 (10.59%) IT Engineer
10 21 (8.90%) IT Manager
11 20 (8.47%) IT Support Engineer
12 16 (6.78%) 1st Line Support
12 16 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support
13 15 (6.36%) 3rd Line Support
13 15 (6.36%) Security Manager
14 13 (5.51%) 1st Line Engineer
14 13 (5.51%) 1st Line Support Engineer
14 13 (5.51%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 12 (5.08%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.97%) Middleware
2 6 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.27%) COM
3 3 (1.27%) HTML
3 3 (1.27%) LAMP
4 2 (0.85%) .NET
4 2 (0.85%) Apache Flex
4 2 (0.85%) Velocity
4 2 (0.85%) XML
5 1 (0.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.29%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.90%) Data Centre
3 19 (8.05%) Clustering
4 16 (6.78%) EqualLogic
5 10 (4.24%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (3.81%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.54%) Biotechnology
7 6 (2.54%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.27%) Replication
10 2 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.85%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.42%) Handset
11 1 (0.42%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 225 (95.34%) Windows
2 138 (58.47%) Windows Server
3 92 (38.98%) Windows 7
4 85 (36.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (35.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 58 (24.58%) Windows 8
7 45 (19.07%) Windows XP
8 42 (17.80%) Linux
9 25 (10.59%) Windows 2000 Server
10 18 (7.63%) CentOS
11 16 (6.78%) Ubuntu
12 12 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (2.54%) Mac OS X
13 6 (2.54%) Windows 10
14 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.27%) Android
16 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (11.02%) Information Security
2 22 (9.32%) ITIL
3 21 (8.90%) Security Management
4 15 (6.36%) Asset Management
4 15 (6.36%) Configuration Management
4 15 (6.36%) Data Security
4 15 (6.36%) Network Security Management
4 15 (6.36%) Project Management
4 15 (6.36%) Security Architecture
5 14 (5.93%) Server Building
5 14 (5.93%) Software Delivery
6 13 (5.51%) Capacity Management
7 10 (4.24%) Service Delivery
8 9 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (3.81%) Network Design
8 9 (3.81%) Service Management
9 8 (3.39%) DevOps
9 8 (3.39%) Microsoft Office Automation
9 8 (3.39%) Office Automation
9 8 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.32%) PowerShell
2 14 (5.93%) SQL
3 7 (2.97%) Shell Script
4 6 (2.54%) C#
4 6 (2.54%) Java
5 5 (2.12%) PHP
5 5 (2.12%) VBA
6 3 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 24 (10.17%) Degree
2 20 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (7.63%) CCNA
3 18 (7.63%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.08%) MCSE
5 11 (4.66%) MCITP
5 11 (4.66%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.97%) MCSA
7 5 (2.12%) CCNP
7 5 (2.12%) MCTS
7 5 (2.12%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.69%) MCP
9 3 (1.27%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.85%) CCIE
10 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.42%) LPIC
11 1 (0.42%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.27%) SLA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (18.22%) Hyper-V
2 32 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.54%) KVM
4 5 (2.12%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.69%) XenServer
6 3 (1.27%) vSphere
7 2 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.85%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.85%) NFS
7 2 (0.85%) Samba
7 2 (0.85%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (9.32%) SCCM
2 19 (8.05%) WSUS
3 12 (5.08%) Puppet
4 6 (2.54%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (2.54%) Nagios
4 6 (2.54%) Rundeck
4 6 (2.54%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.54%) Windows Intune
4 6 (2.54%) ZABBIX
5 5 (2.12%) SCOM
6 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.42%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.42%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.42%) SCSM
Vendors
1 117 (49.58%) Microsoft
2 52 (22.03%) VMware
3 30 (12.71%) Citrix
3 30 (12.71%) Sophos
4 25 (10.59%) Dell
5 24 (10.17%) Avaya
6 16 (6.78%) Fortinet
7 13 (5.51%) Cisco
8 11 (4.66%) Apple
9 9 (3.81%) Oracle
10 8 (3.39%) HP
11 7 (2.97%) SonicWALL
12 5 (2.12%) NetApp
13 4 (1.69%) IBM
13 4 (1.69%) Sun
13 4 (1.69%) SunGard
13 4 (1.69%) Veeam
14 3 (1.27%) Aerohive Networks
14 3 (1.27%) Palo Alto
14 3 (1.27%) QNAP
Oxfordshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens Pack
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Thame
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Salary: From £21,733 to £29,248 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £26500 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Bicester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago