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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 115 93 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.48% 6.05% 6.83%
As % of the System Software category 61.17% 55.03% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 102 84 106
Average salary £33,000 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.52% -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £19,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
188 169 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.23% 11.00% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 156 145 184
Average salary £37,722 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.87% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -2 64 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Abingdon +13 12 £25,750 -6.36% 2
Banbury -8 9 £23,000 +2.22%
Kidlington +1 4 - -
Faringdon - 3 £35,000 - 2
Bicester - 2 £19,000 -
Eynsham - 2 £29,000 -
Henley-on-Thames +2 1 £35,000 +32.07%
Thame - 1 £32,500 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 156 (81.25%) Windows
2 97 (50.52%) Microsoft
3 76 (39.58%) VMware
4 64 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (32.29%) Windows 7
6 59 (30.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 58 (30.21%) MS Office
8 54 (28.13%) DNS
8 54 (28.13%) Firewall
9 51 (26.56%) Linux
10 44 (22.92%) DHCP
11 42 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 41 (21.35%) SQL Server
13 38 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
14 37 (19.27%) MS Exchange
14 37 (19.27%) CCNA
14 37 (19.27%) Cisco Certification
15 36 (18.75%) Windows 8
16 35 (18.23%) TCP/IP
17 34 (17.71%) MS Excel
18 32 (16.67%) IIS
19 30 (15.63%) SQL
20 29 (15.10%) PowerShell
21 26 (13.54%) MCITP
21 26 (13.54%) UNIX
21 26 (13.54%) ITIL
22 21 (10.94%) LAN
22 21 (10.94%) Cisco
23 20 (10.42%) SAN
24 19 (9.90%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 37 (19.27%) MS Exchange
2 32 (16.67%) IIS
3 19 (9.90%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.17%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (3.13%) Confluence
9 5 (2.60%) Lync
10 3 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.56%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.56%) JBoss
10 3 (1.56%) Apache
10 3 (1.56%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.52%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 58 (30.21%) MS Office
2 34 (17.71%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.81%) Office 365
2 6 (3.13%) SaaS
3 5 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (28.13%) DNS
1 54 (28.13%) Firewall
2 44 (22.92%) DHCP
3 35 (18.23%) TCP/IP
4 21 (10.94%) LAN
5 20 (10.42%) SAN
6 19 (9.90%) WAN
7 16 (8.33%) Wireless
8 14 (7.29%) VoIP
9 13 (6.77%) VLAN
10 12 (6.25%) VPN
11 11 (5.73%) Internet
12 10 (5.21%) Network Security
12 10 (5.21%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (3.65%) FTP
14 6 (3.13%) LDAP
15 5 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
16 4 (2.08%) Intranet
17 3 (1.56%) X.509
17 3 (1.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.17%) MySQL
2 8 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.60%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.08%) MariaDB
5 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (4.69%) JIRA
2 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.04%) Redmine
2 2 (1.04%) Bugzilla
2 2 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 11 (5.73%) Finance
1 11 (5.73%) Manufacturing
2 6 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.08%) Avionics
4 3 (1.56%) Billing
5 2 (1.04%) Banking
5 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (26.56%) Analyst
2 49 (25.52%) Support Analyst
3 40 (20.83%) IT Support
4 30 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 30 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (13.02%) Administrator
6 22 (11.46%) IT Support Analyst
7 20 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
7 20 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
8 18 (9.38%) Desktop Support
8 18 (9.38%) Technical Support
9 15 (7.81%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (7.81%) Server Support
9 15 (7.81%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (5.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (5.21%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 9 (4.69%) Technical Support Analyst
13 9 (4.69%) Technical Analyst
14 8 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.56%) J2EE
1 3 (1.56%) COM
1 3 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.04%) XML
3 1 (0.52%) WAP
3 1 (0.52%) HTML
3 1 (0.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.21%) Clustering
1 10 (5.21%) Video Conferencing
1 10 (5.21%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.13%) Wiki
2 6 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.60%) Life Science
4 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.04%) Handset
7 1 (0.52%) Replication
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.52%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 156 (81.25%) Windows
2 64 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (32.29%) Windows 7
4 51 (26.56%) Linux
5 42 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 26 (13.54%) UNIX
8 16 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (7.29%) Windows XP
10 9 (4.69%) Ubuntu
10 9 (4.69%) CentOS
11 6 (3.13%) Mac OS
11 6 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (3.13%) Debian
11 6 (3.13%) NetWare
12 5 (2.60%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.56%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.04%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (13.54%) ITIL
2 16 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 16 (8.33%) Server Building
3 15 (7.81%) Service Delivery
4 14 (7.29%) Software Delivery
5 13 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (5.21%) Capacity Management
7 9 (4.69%) Information Security
8 8 (4.17%) Change Management
9 7 (3.65%) Project Management
9 7 (3.65%) Network Design
10 6 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (3.13%) CAD
10 6 (3.13%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.13%) Analytics
10 6 (3.13%) Server Monitoring
11 5 (2.60%) Line Management
11 5 (2.60%) Service Management
11 5 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.63%) SQL
2 29 (15.10%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.69%) VB
4 6 (3.13%) PHP
5 5 (2.60%) C#
5 5 (2.60%) Java
6 3 (1.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.04%) VBA
8 1 (0.52%) Python
8 1 (0.52%) Perl
8 1 (0.52%) Delphi
8 1 (0.52%) C
8 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (19.27%) CCNA
2 37 (19.27%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (13.54%) MCITP
4 13 (6.77%) Degree
5 9 (4.69%) MCSE
6 8 (4.17%) MCSA
7 4 (2.08%) CCNP
8 3 (1.56%) MCP
8 3 (1.56%) MCTS
8 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.04%) CWNA
9 2 (1.04%) CCIE
10 1 (0.52%) MCT
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.52%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.52%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 59 (30.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.13%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.60%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.08%) vSphere
6 3 (1.56%) KVM
6 3 (1.56%) Terminal Server
6 3 (1.56%) XenServer
7 2 (1.04%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.52%) XenApp
8 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (3.65%) SCCM
2 6 (3.13%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.13%) WSUS
3 5 (2.60%) Puppet
4 4 (2.08%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.56%) Rundeck
5 3 (1.56%) SCOM
6 2 (1.04%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.04%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.52%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.52%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 97 (50.52%) Microsoft
2 76 (39.58%) VMware
3 21 (10.94%) Cisco
4 16 (8.33%) Citrix
5 11 (5.73%) HP
6 10 (5.21%) Sophos
7 8 (4.17%) Oracle
8 7 (3.65%) Sony
8 7 (3.65%) Fujitsu
9 6 (3.13%) CheckPoint
9 6 (3.13%) IBM
9 6 (3.13%) NetApp
9 6 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.60%) CommVault
10 5 (2.60%) Sun
11 4 (2.08%) Apple
11 4 (2.08%) Sage
12 3 (1.56%) Dell
12 3 (1.56%) Adobe
12 3 (1.56%) Symantec
Oxfordshire
SunGard
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum £2.6k on call + Fantastic Benefits & Working E
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £48,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: £36,000
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: £Competitive DOE + bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago