The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 22 24 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.61% 8.19% 12.04%
As % of the System Software category 88.00% 85.71% 62.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 41
Average salary £35,750 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £15,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

System Software Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
25 28 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.51% 9.56% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 58
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,625 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,625 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Peterborough region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Peterborough

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 33 (66.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) Citrix
3 25 (50.00%) VMware
4 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
6 17 (34.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 15 (30.00%) ITIL
8 12 (24.00%) MS Office
9 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (20.00%) SLA
11 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (16.00%) WAN
12 8 (16.00%) LAN
12 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
12 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
13 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
13 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
13 7 (14.00%) SAN
13 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
14 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
14 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
14 6 (12.00%) Time Management
15 5 (10.00%) SCCM
15 5 (10.00%) XenApp
15 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (10.00%) Cisco
15 5 (10.00%) HP
15 5 (10.00%) Firewall

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (34.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.00%) Lync
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Office
2 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) WAN
1 8 (16.00%) LAN
2 7 (14.00%) SAN
3 5 (10.00%) Firewall
3 5 (10.00%) Wireless
4 3 (6.00%) DNS
5 2 (4.00%) VoIP
6 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) FMCG
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (66.00%) Windows
2 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) ITIL
2 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.00%) Time Management
5 4 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (8.00%) Network Management
5 4 (8.00%) Change Control
6 2 (4.00%) Service Management
6 2 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.00%) ERP
7 1 (2.00%) Project Management
7 1 (2.00%) Migration
7 1 (2.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Xen
3 2 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) SCCM
2 4 (8.00%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Intune
3 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Citrix
2 25 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.00%) Cisco
4 5 (10.00%) HP
5 4 (8.00%) CA
6 2 (4.00%) Remedy
6 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) CommVault
7 1 (2.00%) Symantec