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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 58 28
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -30
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 107 67 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.27% 4.16% 6.38%
As % of the System Software category 56.61% 45.89% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 103 63 105
Average salary £33,750 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.80% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £19,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
189 146 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.85% 9.07% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 170 128 187
Average salary £39,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +17 60 £40,000 +35.59% 4
Abingdon +18 12 £26,750 -25.69% 1
Banbury +2 7 £34,500 +53.33% 2
Wallingford - 5 £19,500 -
Thame +1 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Eynsham - 2 £29,000 -
Faringdon - 2 £37,500 - 1
Kidlington -4 1 - -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 144 (80.45%) Windows
2 89 (49.72%) Microsoft
3 74 (41.34%) VMware
4 64 (35.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (31.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 50 (27.93%) DNS
7 48 (26.82%) Linux
8 46 (25.70%) Firewall
9 44 (24.58%) DHCP
10 42 (23.46%) MS Exchange
11 41 (22.91%) Windows 7
12 38 (21.23%) MS Office
13 37 (20.67%) CCNA
13 37 (20.67%) Cisco Certification
13 37 (20.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 34 (18.99%) SQL Server
14 34 (18.99%) MS Excel
15 31 (17.32%) Windows 8
16 30 (16.76%) TCP/IP
17 29 (16.20%) SQL
18 28 (15.64%) IIS
19 26 (14.53%) PowerShell
19 26 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
20 23 (12.85%) MCITP
20 23 (12.85%) UNIX
20 23 (12.85%) Cisco
21 22 (12.29%) SharePoint
21 22 (12.29%) ITIL
22 21 (11.73%) Wireless
23 20 (11.17%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 42 (23.46%) MS Exchange
2 28 (15.64%) IIS
3 22 (12.29%) SharePoint
4 16 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.91%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.35%) Confluence
8 5 (2.79%) Lync
9 4 (2.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.68%) Apache
11 2 (1.12%) JBoss
11 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.12%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (21.23%) MS Office
2 34 (18.99%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.26%) Office 365
2 4 (2.23%) SaaS
3 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (27.93%) DNS
2 46 (25.70%) Firewall
3 44 (24.58%) DHCP
4 30 (16.76%) TCP/IP
5 21 (11.73%) Wireless
6 20 (11.17%) VLAN
6 20 (11.17%) LAN
7 18 (10.06%) WAN
8 16 (8.94%) VoIP
9 15 (8.38%) SAN
10 12 (6.70%) VPN
11 9 (5.03%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (4.47%) Internet
12 8 (4.47%) FTP
13 7 (3.91%) Network Security
14 6 (3.35%) LDAP
15 5 (2.79%) IPv4
16 3 (1.68%) WPA
16 3 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
16 3 (1.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.35%) MySQL
3 4 (2.23%) MariaDB
3 4 (2.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (4.47%) JIRA
2 3 (1.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.68%) Bugzilla
2 3 (1.68%) Subversion
3 2 (1.12%) Redmine
General
1 8 (4.47%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.12%) Billing
5 1 (0.56%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Avionics
5 1 (0.56%) Games
5 1 (0.56%) Back Office
5 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 48 (26.82%) Analyst
2 43 (24.02%) Support Analyst
3 36 (20.11%) IT Support
4 32 (17.88%) Support Engineer
5 22 (12.29%) Administrator
6 20 (11.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (10.06%) Systems Administrator
8 18 (10.06%) Desktop Support
8 18 (10.06%) IT Support Analyst
9 15 (8.38%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (8.38%) Server Support
10 13 (7.26%) IT Support Engineer
11 12 (6.70%) Technical Support
12 11 (6.15%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (5.59%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 10 (5.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 8 (4.47%) Network Engineer
15 7 (3.91%) Support Technician
15 7 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.12%) J2EE
1 2 (1.12%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.56%) COM
2 1 (0.56%) XML
2 1 (0.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.03%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.91%) Clustering
3 6 (3.35%) Wiki
4 5 (2.79%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.79%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.23%) Life Science
5 4 (2.23%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.56%) Social Network
7 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 144 (80.45%) Windows
2 64 (35.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (26.82%) Linux
4 41 (22.91%) Windows 7
5 31 (17.32%) Windows 8
6 26 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (12.85%) UNIX
8 17 (9.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (7.26%) Windows XP
10 9 (5.03%) Ubuntu
10 9 (5.03%) CentOS
11 6 (3.35%) Mac OS
11 6 (3.35%) Debian
11 6 (3.35%) NetWare
12 5 (2.79%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.79%) Windows Vista
12 5 (2.79%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (2.23%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.29%) ITIL
2 13 (7.26%) Service Delivery
3 12 (6.70%) Server Building
4 11 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (6.15%) Asset Management
5 10 (5.59%) Software Delivery
6 8 (4.47%) Change Management
7 7 (3.91%) Information Security
8 6 (3.35%) CAD
8 6 (3.35%) Project Management
8 6 (3.35%) Capacity Management
8 6 (3.35%) Mentoring
8 6 (3.35%) Server Monitoring
9 5 (2.79%) Software Deployment
9 5 (2.79%) Analytics
9 5 (2.79%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (2.23%) Open Source
10 4 (2.23%) Network Design
10 4 (2.23%) Service Management
10 4 (2.23%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.20%) SQL
2 26 (14.53%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.03%) VB
4 5 (2.79%) C#
4 5 (2.79%) Java
5 3 (1.68%) VBScript
6 2 (1.12%) PHP
6 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.56%) C
7 1 (0.56%) Perl
7 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (20.67%) CCNA
1 37 (20.67%) Cisco Certification
1 37 (20.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (12.85%) MCITP
3 12 (6.70%) Degree
4 9 (5.03%) CCNP
5 8 (4.47%) MCP
5 8 (4.47%) MCSE
6 7 (3.91%) CCIE
7 6 (3.35%) MCSA
8 2 (1.12%) CWNA
8 2 (1.12%) MCTS
9 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) RHCE
9 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (31.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.38%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.35%) Terminal Server
3 6 (3.35%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.79%) Firmware
4 5 (2.79%) Terminal Services
4 5 (2.79%) vSphere
5 2 (1.12%) KVM
5 2 (1.12%) XenServer
6 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (3.91%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (2.79%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.79%) WSUS
3 4 (2.23%) Puppet
4 3 (1.68%) SCCM
4 3 (1.68%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.12%) Rundeck
5 2 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.12%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.56%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.56%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.56%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 89 (49.72%) Microsoft
2 74 (41.34%) VMware
3 23 (12.85%) Cisco
4 18 (10.06%) Citrix
5 11 (6.15%) Sophos
6 8 (4.47%) HP
6 8 (4.47%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.91%) Apple
7 7 (3.91%) Sony
7 7 (3.91%) Fujitsu
8 6 (3.35%) CommVault
8 6 (3.35%) Oracle
9 5 (2.79%) NetApp
10 4 (2.23%) Sage
11 3 (1.68%) Symantec
11 3 (1.68%) Veeam
11 3 (1.68%) Ruckus Wireless
12 2 (1.12%) Meraki
12 2 (1.12%) Aruba
12 2 (1.12%) SonicWALL
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £24000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon
Tessella
Salary: £24,000 to £28,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Volt
Salary: £200 - £201 per day + bonus and good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £48,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago