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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 32 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.45% 6.34% 8.53%
As % of the System Software category 80.00% 84.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 19
Average salary £26,250 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £21,300 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £36,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
40 25 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.56% 7.55% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 34
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 5 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 36 (65.45%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) ITIL
2 17 (30.91%) Citrix
3 16 (29.09%) VMware
3 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
4 15 (27.27%) SLA
4 15 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 12 (21.82%) HP
5 12 (21.82%) Windows Server
6 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 9 (16.36%) Lync
8 9 (16.36%) Problem Management
8 9 (16.36%) Cisco
9 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (12.73%) SQL
11 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
11 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
12 5 (9.09%) Firewall
12 5 (9.09%) MS Office
12 5 (9.09%) LAN
12 5 (9.09%) WAN
13 4 (7.27%) SCCM
13 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (7.27%) 3PAR

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.36%) Lync
3 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (5.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Firewall
1 5 (9.09%) LAN
1 5 (9.09%) WAN
2 3 (5.45%) DNS
2 3 (5.45%) FTP
3 2 (3.64%) Wireless
4 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.82%) SAN
4 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (21.82%) Support Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 10 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 10 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Customer Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Customer Support Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Team Leader
8 5 (9.09%) Technical Customer Support
9 4 (7.27%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.45%) PKI
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (65.45%) Windows
2 12 (21.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) ITIL
2 15 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 9 (16.36%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.45%) ETL
5 2 (3.64%) Change Management
5 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.64%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (3.64%) Release Management
5 2 (3.64%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.82%) Line Management
6 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.45%) MCSE
3 2 (3.64%) CCA
3 2 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.64%) MCSA
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.82%) XenApp
3 1 (1.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
2 3 (5.45%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Citrix
2 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.09%) VMware
3 12 (21.82%) HP
4 9 (16.36%) Cisco
5 4 (7.27%) 3PAR
6 3 (5.45%) F5
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle
8 1 (1.82%) BMC
8 1 (1.82%) Intel
8 1 (1.82%) Lotus
8 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow