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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 51 48 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 65 83 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.67% 4.82% 6.94%
As % of the System Software category 47.79% 63.36% 59.81%
Number of salaries quoted 51 69 113
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -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
136 131 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.77% 7.60% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 111 111 192
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,375 £26,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -6 34 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Abingdon +6 5 £40,000 +23.07%
Bicester +18 3 £17,750 -45.38%
Henley-on-Thames +7 3 £41,000 +5.80%
Banbury -6 2 £32,500 -10.95%
Witney +19 1 £29,000 -42.00% 4
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 112 (69.14%) Windows
2 79 (48.77%) Microsoft
3 72 (44.44%) VMware
4 69 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (32.72%) DNS
6 50 (30.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 41 (25.31%) MS Exchange
8 37 (22.84%) DHCP
8 37 (22.84%) Cisco
9 36 (22.22%) Hyper-V
10 32 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (19.75%) Linux
11 30 (18.52%) SharePoint
12 28 (17.28%) CCNA
12 28 (17.28%) Cisco Certification
13 26 (16.05%) SAN
13 26 (16.05%) Firewall
14 25 (15.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (14.20%) MS Excel
15 23 (14.20%) VLAN
16 22 (13.58%) Wireless
17 19 (11.73%) SQL
18 18 (11.11%) MS Office
19 17 (10.49%) SQL Server
19 17 (10.49%) Citrix
20 16 (9.88%) SLA
20 16 (9.88%) TCP/IP
21 15 (9.26%) VPN
21 15 (9.26%) LAN
21 15 (9.26%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 41 (25.31%) MS Exchange
2 30 (18.52%) SharePoint
3 15 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (7.41%) IIS
7 10 (6.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (6.17%) Lync
8 8 (4.94%) Apache
9 6 (3.70%) Confluence
10 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.62%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (14.20%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) BPCS
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.70%) Office 365
2 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (32.72%) DNS
2 37 (22.84%) DHCP
3 26 (16.05%) SAN
3 26 (16.05%) Firewall
4 23 (14.20%) VLAN
5 22 (13.58%) Wireless
6 16 (9.88%) TCP/IP
7 15 (9.26%) VPN
7 15 (9.26%) LAN
8 13 (8.02%) SMTP
8 13 (8.02%) HTTP
9 11 (6.79%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (6.79%) FTP
9 11 (6.79%) VoIP
9 11 (6.79%) WAN
9 11 (6.79%) SSL
10 7 (4.32%) iSCSI
11 6 (3.70%) IP Telephony
11 6 (3.70%) Internet
11 6 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.09%) MySQL
3 4 (2.47%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.70%) JIRA
2 3 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.85%) Bugzilla
2 3 (1.85%) Subversion
3 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.23%) Redmine
4 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.62%) Ant
General
1 9 (5.56%) Automotive
2 5 (3.09%) Advertising
3 4 (2.47%) Finance
4 3 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.23%) Back Office
5 2 (1.23%) Games
5 2 (1.23%) Marketing
5 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.62%) Legal
6 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.62%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 46 (28.40%) Support Engineer
2 36 (22.22%) Analyst
3 26 (16.05%) Administrator
4 24 (14.81%) IT Support
5 22 (13.58%) Support Analyst
5 22 (13.58%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (11.73%) Network Engineer
7 14 (8.64%) Network Support Engineer
7 14 (8.64%) IT Support Engineer
7 14 (8.64%) Network Support
8 11 (6.79%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (6.17%) Network Manager
10 9 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (5.56%) Senior Manager
10 9 (5.56%) Technical Support
10 9 (5.56%) Service Analyst
10 9 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
10 9 (5.56%) Senior Network Manager
11 8 (4.94%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) .NET
1 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.17%) Clustering
2 9 (5.56%) EqualLogic
3 7 (4.32%) Wiki
4 5 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.47%) Open Source
5 4 (2.47%) PMI
6 3 (1.85%) Biotechnology
6 3 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) Social Network
8 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.62%) FMCG
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.62%) New Media
8 1 (0.62%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.62%) NHS
8 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 112 (69.14%) Windows
2 69 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (19.75%) Linux
3 32 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (15.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (9.26%) Windows 7
6 14 (8.64%) Windows 8
7 13 (8.02%) Ubuntu
8 11 (6.79%) CentOS
8 11 (6.79%) Windows XP
9 7 (4.32%) Windows Vista
10 6 (3.70%) Debian
10 6 (3.70%) UNIX
10 6 (3.70%) Mac OS X
11 5 (3.09%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.47%) Android
12 4 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.23%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.23%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (6.79%) Information Security
3 8 (4.94%) Service Management
4 6 (3.70%) Migration
4 6 (3.70%) ITIL
4 6 (3.70%) Project Management
5 5 (3.09%) Service Delivery
5 5 (3.09%) Business Continuity
5 5 (3.09%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (2.47%) Line Management
6 4 (2.47%) Mentoring
6 4 (2.47%) Software Deployment
6 4 (2.47%) ERP
6 4 (2.47%) Incident Management
7 3 (1.85%) Data Management
7 3 (1.85%) CAD
7 3 (1.85%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (1.23%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (1.23%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (1.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.73%) SQL
2 11 (6.79%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.47%) VBScript
4 3 (1.85%) VB
5 2 (1.23%) C#
6 1 (0.62%) Perl
6 1 (0.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (17.28%) CCNA
1 28 (17.28%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.41%) Degree
2 12 (7.41%) CCNP
3 11 (6.79%) CCIE
3 11 (6.79%) MCP
4 4 (2.47%) MCSE
4 4 (2.47%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.23%) MCITP
6 1 (0.62%) CWNA
6 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.62%) MCSA
6 1 (0.62%) CCA
6 1 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.62%) CCEA
6 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) CCAA
6 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (30.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.56%) vSphere
4 7 (4.32%) Terminal Server
5 6 (3.70%) Firmware
6 3 (1.85%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.85%) XenApp
7 2 (1.23%) XenServer
8 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.62%) Samba
8 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.62%) Xen
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.62%) NFS
8 1 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (6.79%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (3.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (2.47%) WSUS
3 4 (2.47%) SCCM
4 2 (1.23%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.23%) Puppet
4 2 (1.23%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 79 (48.77%) Microsoft
2 72 (44.44%) VMware
3 37 (22.84%) Cisco
4 17 (10.49%) Citrix
5 12 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 11 (6.79%) Dell
6 11 (6.79%) Fortinet
7 10 (6.17%) Apple
7 10 (6.17%) Sophos
8 9 (5.56%) Avaya
9 6 (3.70%) HP
10 5 (3.09%) CommVault
11 4 (2.47%) Oracle
12 3 (1.85%) Symantec
12 3 (1.85%) Veeam
13 2 (1.23%) Remedy
13 2 (1.23%) Sage
13 2 (1.23%) SAP
13 2 (1.23%) Intel
14 1 (0.62%) Juniper
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Salary: to £40,000 + Bonus
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: Unspecified + Benefits
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Plus on call allowance
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
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