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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 35 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 11 26 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.94% 7.81% 13.64%
As % of the System Software category 68.75% 63.41% 85.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 47
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £28,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
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
16 41 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.73% 12.31% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 56
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (62.86%) VMware
3 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (34.29%) MS Office
6 10 (28.57%) Blackberry
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (25.71%) Citrix
7 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
8 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
8 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (20.00%) HP
9 7 (20.00%) Firewall
10 6 (17.14%) SQL
10 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
10 6 (17.14%) DNS
10 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
10 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
11 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
11 5 (14.29%) Linux
11 5 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (14.29%) Cisco
11 5 (14.29%) Finance
11 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
11 5 (14.29%) JOnAS
12 4 (11.43%) Intel
12 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
12 4 (11.43%) SLA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (14.29%) JOnAS
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (8.57%) Lync
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
2 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) LAN
3 4 (11.43%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) Wireless
4 2 (5.71%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) MPLS
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Junior
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 5 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Operations Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) IT Support
5 4 (11.43%) IT Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
5 5 (14.29%) Linux
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
2 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL
5 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) MCSE
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.57%) MCTS
1 3 (8.57%) MCITP
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
1 22 (62.86%) VMware
2 9 (25.71%) Citrix
3 7 (20.00%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco
5 4 (11.43%) Intel
6 3 (8.57%) Symantec
7 2 (5.71%) Altiris
8 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.86%) Avaya
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
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