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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 55 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 65 119 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.38% 7.64% 8.25%
As % of the System Software category 45.77% 69.19% 69.44%
Number of salaries quoted 59 102 103
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,025 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
142 172 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.57% 11.05% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 117 145 151
Median salary £41,500 £37,722 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.01% +25.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -12 34 £30,000 -27.71% 6
Abingdon -4 16 £33,750 +37.75% 5
Banbury +4 8 £22,500 -2.17% 2
Faringdon -4 2 £35,000 - 1
Witney 0 1 £19,000 -7.31% 1
Kidlington -4 1 £25,000 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 143 (86.67%) Windows
2 96 (58.18%) Windows Server
3 95 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 59 (35.76%) Office 365
5 53 (32.12%) MS Office
6 51 (30.91%) VMware
6 51 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (27.27%) Windows 7
8 42 (25.45%) ITIL
9 40 (24.24%) MS Excel
9 40 (24.24%) Hyper-V
10 39 (23.64%) Windows 10
11 38 (23.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (23.03%) DNS
11 38 (23.03%) DHCP
12 34 (20.61%) MS Exchange
12 34 (20.61%) SQL Server
13 31 (18.79%) SharePoint
14 30 (18.18%) TCP/IP
15 29 (17.58%) Windows 8
16 28 (16.97%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (16.36%) Firewall
18 23 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
19 22 (13.33%) SCCM
20 21 (12.73%) MCSE
21 20 (12.12%) VPN
22 19 (11.52%) PowerShell
22 19 (11.52%) Degree
22 19 (11.52%) WSUS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (20.61%) MS Exchange
2 31 (18.79%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (4.85%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.21%) IIS
7 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 53 (32.12%) MS Office
2 40 (24.24%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (35.76%) Office 365
2 23 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (23.03%) DHCP
1 38 (23.03%) DNS
2 30 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 27 (16.36%) Firewall
4 20 (12.12%) VPN
5 18 (10.91%) VoIP
6 15 (9.09%) Internet
7 14 (8.48%) Network Security
8 10 (6.06%) SAN
9 7 (4.24%) WAN
10 6 (3.64%) LAN
11 5 (3.03%) FTP
11 5 (3.03%) iSCSI
11 5 (3.03%) VLAN
12 4 (2.42%) Skype
13 3 (1.82%) HTTPS
13 3 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (1.21%) HTTP
14 2 (1.21%) PBX
14 2 (1.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (6.06%) Automotive
2 8 (4.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.03%) Back Office
5 4 (2.42%) Finance
5 4 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.82%) Marketing
7 2 (1.21%) Billing
8 1 (0.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (29.70%) Analyst
2 44 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 42 (25.45%) Support Analyst
4 29 (17.58%) Windows Support Analyst
5 24 (14.55%) Windows Engineer
6 20 (12.12%) Help Desk Analyst
6 20 (12.12%) IT Support
7 19 (11.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 19 (11.52%) Help Desk Support
7 19 (11.52%) Server Engineer
8 18 (10.91%) 1st Line Support
8 18 (10.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 18 (10.91%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (10.91%) Windows Support Engineer
9 17 (10.30%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (10.30%) Active Directory Support
10 16 (9.70%) Active Directory Analyst
10 16 (9.70%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 16 (9.70%) Server Support
10 16 (9.70%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (1.21%) Middleware
3 1 (0.61%) .NET
3 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.61%) CSS
3 1 (0.61%) CSS3
3 1 (0.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.85%) Clustering
2 8 (4.85%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.03%) Biotechnology
3 5 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.42%) iPad
4 4 (2.42%) iPhone
5 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.82%) Statistics
6 2 (1.21%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.21%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.21%) Replication
6 2 (1.21%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 143 (86.67%) Windows
2 96 (58.18%) Windows Server
3 51 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 39 (23.64%) Windows 10
6 38 (23.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (17.58%) Windows 8
8 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.45%) Mac OS X
10 7 (4.24%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.42%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.82%) Unix
13 2 (1.21%) Linux
13 2 (1.21%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.21%) NetWare
13 2 (1.21%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.61%) CentOS
14 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.45%) ITIL
2 11 (6.67%) Asset Management
2 11 (6.67%) Server Building
3 10 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (6.06%) Patch Management
3 10 (6.06%) Software Delivery
4 9 (5.45%) Migration
5 8 (4.85%) Supplier Management
6 7 (4.24%) Service Management
7 6 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (3.64%) Information Security
7 6 (3.64%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.03%) CRM
8 5 (3.03%) ERP
8 5 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.42%) Incident Management
9 4 (2.42%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.42%) Security Architecture
9 4 (2.42%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (2.42%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.52%) PowerShell
2 16 (9.70%) SQL
3 10 (6.06%) Perl
4 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.61%) C#
5 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (12.73%) MCSE
3 19 (11.52%) Degree
4 6 (3.64%) MCITP
4 6 (3.64%) MCP
5 4 (2.42%) CCNA
5 4 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.21%) CISSP
7 2 (1.21%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (1.21%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.21%) Dell Certification
7 2 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.21%) MCSA
7 2 (1.21%) MCTS
7 2 (1.21%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.61%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.61%) CWNA
8 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.67%) SLA
2 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 40 (24.24%) Hyper-V
2 28 (16.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.91%) vSphere
4 4 (2.42%) Terminal Server
5 3 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.21%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.21%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (13.33%) SCCM
2 19 (11.52%) WSUS
3 10 (6.06%) Simpana
4 8 (4.85%) SCOM
5 3 (1.82%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.82%) Nagios
5 3 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.21%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.61%) Puppet
7 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 95 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 51 (30.91%) VMware
3 17 (10.30%) Cisco
4 16 (9.70%) Avaya
5 13 (7.88%) HP
5 13 (7.88%) Sophos
6 11 (6.67%) Dell
7 10 (6.06%) Apple
7 10 (6.06%) CommVault
7 10 (6.06%) NetApp
8 8 (4.85%) Micro Focus
8 8 (4.85%) Novell
9 7 (4.24%) Citrix
10 5 (3.03%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.42%) EqualLogic
11 4 (2.42%) Fortinet
11 4 (2.42%) Mitel
12 3 (1.82%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.82%) EMC
12 3 (1.82%) Veeam
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Pension & Private Medical
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + training, development
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Banbury
Prospectus
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: up to £28,000 + Pension & Private Medical
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly competative + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago