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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 29 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 86 121 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.55% 7.03% 4.93%
As % of the System Software category 56.58% 55.25% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 78 109 71
Average salary £26,250 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
152 219 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.81% 12.73% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 130 184 136
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £23,750 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +5 52 £26,000 -35.00% 11
Abingdon -20 7 £27,500 -14.06%
Banbury -7 5 £22,500 -9.09%
Henley-on-Thames +2 4 £26,500 +12.76%
Kidlington -10 2 £41,000 +7.89% 1
Thame -5 1 £30,000 +39.53%
Wallingford - 1 £25,000 - 1
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 146 (89.02%) Windows
2 100 (60.98%) Microsoft
3 74 (45.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (38.41%) MS Excel
5 58 (35.37%) MS Exchange
6 51 (31.10%) Windows 7
7 46 (28.05%) VMware
8 43 (26.22%) MS Office
9 41 (25.00%) DNS
10 40 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 37 (22.56%) SQL Server
12 34 (20.73%) Hyper-V
13 33 (20.12%) SQL
14 31 (18.90%) Cisco
14 31 (18.90%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2010
15 26 (15.85%) Windows 8
16 25 (15.24%) IBM
17 24 (14.63%) Citrix
17 24 (14.63%) SAN
18 23 (14.02%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (13.41%) SharePoint
19 22 (13.41%) Cisco Certification
19 22 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
20 21 (12.80%) IIS
20 21 (12.80%) MCSE
20 21 (12.80%) Windows XP
21 20 (12.20%) Linux
21 20 (12.20%) Apple
21 20 (12.20%) Firewall

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 58 (35.37%) MS Exchange
2 26 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (13.41%) SharePoint
4 21 (12.80%) IIS
5 18 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (10.37%) IBM Notes
7 15 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (7.93%) Lync
9 6 (3.66%) Lotus Domino
10 5 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (3.05%) WebSphere
10 5 (3.05%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (2.44%) Confluence
11 4 (2.44%) SAS
12 3 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (1.22%) nginx
13 2 (1.22%) Apache
14 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 63 (38.41%) MS Excel
2 43 (26.22%) MS Office
3 7 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) 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 15 (9.15%) Office 365
2 4 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (25.00%) DNS
2 24 (14.63%) SAN
3 20 (12.20%) Firewall
4 17 (10.37%) TCP/IP
4 17 (10.37%) DHCP
5 14 (8.54%) Internet
5 14 (8.54%) iSCSI
6 11 (6.71%) VPN
6 11 (6.71%) HTTP
7 9 (5.49%) SSL
8 8 (4.88%) Wireless
9 6 (3.66%) VLAN
9 6 (3.66%) NAS
9 6 (3.66%) SMTP
10 5 (3.05%) WAN
10 5 (3.05%) IPv4
10 5 (3.05%) Intranet
10 5 (3.05%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.44%) MySQL
3 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.44%) JIRA
4 3 (1.83%) Ant
5 2 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.22%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.22%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (5.49%) Finance
2 6 (3.66%) Marketing
3 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.44%) Legal
5 3 (1.83%) Law
6 2 (1.22%) Games
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Publishing
7 1 (0.61%) Front Office
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (29.27%) Analyst
2 40 (24.39%) Support Analyst
3 38 (23.17%) IT Support
4 36 (21.95%) Support Engineer
5 29 (17.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 25 (15.24%) 1st Line Support
7 18 (10.98%) Technical Support
8 14 (8.54%) IT Support Analyst
9 13 (7.93%) Administrator
9 13 (7.93%) Network Engineer
10 12 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 11 (6.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 9 (5.49%) Infrastructure Manager
12 9 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (4.88%) Support Technician
13 8 (4.88%) IT Support Engineer
14 7 (4.27%) Service Desk Analyst
14 7 (4.27%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.10%) .NET
2 6 (3.66%) ASP.NET
2 6 (3.66%) COM
3 5 (3.05%) Struts
3 5 (3.05%) XML
3 5 (3.05%) Spring
4 4 (2.44%) Web Services
4 4 (2.44%) EJB
5 2 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.22%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (1.22%) FreeSWITCH
5 2 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.61%) JSP
6 1 (0.61%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.66%) Blackberry
1 6 (3.66%) Management Information System
1 6 (3.66%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.05%) Thin Client
2 5 (3.05%) Fat Client
2 5 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.44%) Biotechnology
3 4 (2.44%) EqualLogic
3 4 (2.44%) Wiki
4 3 (1.83%) Clustering
5 2 (1.22%) Replication
5 2 (1.22%) iPad
5 2 (1.22%) Online Games
6 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.61%) AS400
6 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 146 (89.02%) Windows
2 74 (45.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (31.10%) Windows 7
4 40 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (15.85%) Windows 8
6 22 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (12.80%) Windows XP
8 20 (12.20%) Linux
9 9 (5.49%) Android
10 7 (4.27%) Apple iOS
11 6 (3.66%) Debian
11 6 (3.66%) Ubuntu
12 5 (3.05%) Mac OS
13 4 (2.44%) UNIX
13 4 (2.44%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (9.76%) Service Delivery
2 13 (7.93%) ITIL
3 9 (5.49%) Project Management
4 7 (4.27%) Workflow
4 7 (4.27%) Incident Management
5 6 (3.66%) Software Engineering
5 6 (3.66%) Time Management
5 6 (3.66%) Migration
5 6 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (3.66%) Service Management
5 6 (3.66%) PRINCE2
6 5 (3.05%) Change Management
6 5 (3.05%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.05%) Asset Management
6 5 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (2.44%) ITSM
8 3 (1.83%) TDD
8 3 (1.83%) CRM
8 3 (1.83%) Data Management
8 3 (1.83%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.12%) SQL
2 11 (6.71%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.49%) VBScript
3 9 (5.49%) VB
4 6 (3.66%) Java
5 5 (3.05%) C
6 4 (2.44%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.22%) Python
7 2 (1.22%) Ruby
7 2 (1.22%) Perl
7 2 (1.22%) PHP
7 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (14.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (13.41%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (12.80%) MCSE
4 17 (10.37%) CCNA
5 16 (9.76%) Degree
6 14 (8.54%) MCP
7 8 (4.88%) MCITP
8 7 (4.27%) CCNP
9 5 (3.05%) CCDP
10 4 (2.44%) CEH
10 4 (2.44%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.83%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.83%) MCT
12 2 (1.22%) MCSA
12 2 (1.22%) CWNA
12 2 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.61%) GNVQ
13 1 (0.61%) CCA
13 1 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.93%) SLA
2 9 (5.49%) QA
3 4 (2.44%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.61%) JSP 440
System Software
1 34 (20.73%) Hyper-V
2 31 (18.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.93%) XenApp
4 12 (7.32%) vSphere
5 10 (6.10%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.05%) DFS Replication
6 5 (3.05%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (3.05%) GPFS
7 4 (2.44%) Terminal Server
8 3 (1.83%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.83%) XenServer
9 2 (1.22%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.22%) Xen
9 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.22%) Dovecot
9 2 (1.22%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 18 (10.98%) SCCM
2 8 (4.88%) WSUS
3 7 (4.27%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.66%) SCOM
4 6 (3.66%) SCVMM
5 5 (3.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.83%) SCDPM
6 3 (1.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.22%) Nagios
7 2 (1.22%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.22%) Puppet
8 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 100 (60.98%) Microsoft
2 46 (28.05%) VMware
3 31 (18.90%) Cisco
4 25 (15.24%) IBM
5 24 (14.63%) Citrix
6 20 (12.20%) Apple
7 17 (10.37%) Symantec
8 9 (5.49%) Dell
9 8 (4.88%) Lotus
10 7 (4.27%) Remedy
11 6 (3.66%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.66%) Avaya
11 6 (3.66%) Oracle
12 5 (3.05%) HP
13 4 (2.44%) Fujitsu
13 4 (2.44%) Atlassian
14 3 (1.83%) Brocade
15 2 (1.22%) Percona
15 2 (1.22%) New Relic
15 2 (1.22%) Red Hat
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, 22 days holiday, On-
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical & Life A
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Centric Resource
Salary: Up to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Proforest
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford or London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Annual Bonus!
Posted: 24 days ago