The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 129 186 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.95% 7.57% 9.38%
As % of the System Software category 49.24% 53.14% 64.66%
Number of salaries quoted 116 164 189
Median salary £33,875 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.82% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,450 £52,700
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
262 350 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.15% 14.24% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 220 289 285
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 Reading

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Reading

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Reading

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 214 (90.68%) Windows
2 158 (66.95%) VMware
3 129 (54.66%) Windows Server
4 116 (49.15%) Microsoft
5 103 (43.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 92 (38.98%) Hyper-V
7 74 (31.36%) Linux
8 69 (29.24%) SQL Server
8 69 (29.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 61 (25.85%) TCP/IP
10 58 (24.58%) MS Exchange
11 57 (24.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 56 (23.73%) SQL
13 55 (23.31%) MS Excel
13 55 (23.31%) DNS
14 51 (21.61%) Office 365
15 49 (20.76%) Cisco
16 46 (19.49%) SAN
17 43 (18.22%) Presales
18 42 (17.80%) Windows 7
18 42 (17.80%) Microsoft Certification
19 40 (16.95%) SLA
20 39 (16.53%) IIS
21 37 (15.68%) Windows Server 2003
22 36 (15.25%) VPN
23 35 (14.83%) ITIL
23 35 (14.83%) vSphere
24 33 (13.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 32 (13.56%) vCloud
25 32 (13.56%) HP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 58 (24.58%) MS Exchange
2 39 (16.53%) IIS
3 25 (10.59%) SharePoint
4 16 (6.78%) Skype for Business
5 13 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.69%) Apache
8 4 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.27%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.42%) Confluence
11 1 (0.42%) Documentum
11 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
Applications
1 55 (23.31%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.66%) MS Office
3 9 (3.81%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.85%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 51 (21.61%) Office 365
2 25 (10.59%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.39%) SaaS
5 5 (2.12%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (2.12%) IaaS
6 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (1.27%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.27%) PaaS
8 2 (0.85%) Yammer
9 1 (0.42%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 61 (25.85%) TCP/IP
2 55 (23.31%) DNS
3 46 (19.49%) SAN
4 36 (15.25%) VPN
5 31 (13.14%) Firewall
6 27 (11.44%) DHCP
7 26 (11.02%) LAN
7 26 (11.02%) WAN
8 24 (10.17%) LDAP
9 22 (9.32%) SMTP
10 18 (7.63%) VLAN
11 17 (7.20%) FTP
12 12 (5.08%) NAS
13 10 (4.24%) Skype
13 10 (4.24%) VoIP
14 7 (2.97%) Network Security
15 6 (2.54%) Internet
15 6 (2.54%) SSL
16 5 (2.12%) Wireless
16 5 (2.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (29.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.63%) Oracle Database
3 17 (7.20%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.42%) MySQL
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.27%) LoadRunner
1 3 (1.27%) WebLOAD
2 2 (0.85%) AQtime
2 2 (0.85%) JIRA
2 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.42%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.42%) MSI
3 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (6.78%) Finance
1 16 (6.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.12%) Advertising
3 4 (1.69%) Law
4 3 (1.27%) French Language
4 3 (1.27%) German Language
4 3 (1.27%) Italian Language
4 3 (1.27%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.85%) Legal
5 2 (0.85%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 64 (27.12%) Support Engineer
2 31 (13.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 31 (13.14%) Technical Engineer
3 29 (12.29%) Technical Support
4 27 (11.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (10.59%) Technical Support Engineer
6 23 (9.75%) Windows Engineer
7 21 (8.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 20 (8.47%) Architect
8 20 (8.47%) Consultant
9 19 (8.05%) Technical Architect
10 18 (7.63%) Analyst
11 17 (7.20%) Cloud Engineer
11 17 (7.20%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 16 (6.78%) IT Support
13 15 (6.36%) Cloud Architect
13 15 (6.36%) Windows Support Engineer
14 14 (5.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (5.51%) Virtualisation Architect
15 13 (5.51%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.54%) .NET
2 4 (1.69%) Apache Flex
2 4 (1.69%) SailPoint
3 2 (0.85%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.85%) MAPI
3 2 (0.85%) Web Services
3 2 (0.85%) XML
4 1 (0.42%) libvirt
4 1 (0.42%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
1 25 (10.59%) Data Centre
2 24 (10.17%) Clustering
3 9 (3.81%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.39%) PKI
5 7 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.69%) Replication
6 4 (1.69%) User Experience
7 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.85%) IVR
8 2 (0.85%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.42%) NHS
9 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) Statistics
9 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 214 (90.68%) Windows
2 129 (54.66%) Windows Server
3 74 (31.36%) Linux
4 69 (29.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (24.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (17.80%) Windows 7
7 37 (15.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (13.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (6.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 10 (4.24%) Unix
10 10 (4.24%) Windows 2000 Server
11 9 (3.81%) Windows XP
12 8 (3.39%) Windows 10
13 5 (2.12%) AIX
14 4 (1.69%) Windows 8
15 3 (1.27%) CentOS
16 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.85%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.42%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (18.22%) Presales
2 35 (14.83%) ITIL
3 22 (9.32%) Data Protection
4 21 (8.90%) Project Management
4 21 (8.90%) Validation
5 16 (6.78%) Load Balancing
5 16 (6.78%) Project Planning
5 16 (6.78%) Server Monitoring
5 16 (6.78%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 14 (5.93%) Mentoring
7 13 (5.51%) Migration
8 10 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (3.81%) SOA
10 8 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (3.39%) Service Management
11 7 (2.97%) CRM
11 7 (2.97%) High Availability
12 6 (2.54%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (2.54%) Identity Management
12 6 (2.54%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 56 (23.73%) SQL
2 12 (5.08%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.69%) C#
3 4 (1.69%) Java
4 3 (1.27%) C++
4 3 (1.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.85%) Python
6 1 (0.42%) C
6 1 (0.42%) Perl
6 1 (0.42%) Ruby
6 1 (0.42%) VB
6 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (17.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (11.86%) MCSE
3 24 (10.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (9.75%) MCITP
5 19 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (7.63%) CCNA
7 16 (6.78%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (5.93%) Degree
9 8 (3.39%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.97%) DV Cleared
11 6 (2.54%) CISSP
11 6 (2.54%) MCP
11 6 (2.54%) MCSA
12 5 (2.12%) CCNP
13 4 (1.69%) A+ Certification
13 4 (1.69%) CISM
13 4 (1.69%) MCTS
13 4 (1.69%) SANS
14 2 (0.85%) CEH
14 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (16.95%) SLA
2 7 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.85%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 103 (43.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (38.98%) Hyper-V
3 35 (14.83%) vSphere
4 32 (13.56%) vCloud
5 16 (6.78%) Terminal Services
5 16 (6.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 13 (5.51%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.27%) XenApp
9 2 (0.85%) KVM
9 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.42%) Ceph
10 1 (0.42%) Firmware
10 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.42%) QEMU
10 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (9.75%) SCCM
2 16 (6.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 14 (5.93%) Backup Exec
4 9 (3.81%) WSUS
5 8 (3.39%) SCOM
6 7 (2.97%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (2.12%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.69%) Perfmon
9 2 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.85%) Legato
9 2 (0.85%) Nmap
9 2 (0.85%) vMotion
10 1 (0.42%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.42%) Puppet
10 1 (0.42%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.42%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.42%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 158 (66.95%) VMware
2 116 (49.15%) Microsoft
3 49 (20.76%) Cisco
4 32 (13.56%) HP
5 31 (13.14%) Citrix
6 23 (9.75%) NetApp
6 23 (9.75%) Red Hat
7 22 (9.32%) Oracle
8 20 (8.47%) Veritas
9 17 (7.20%) EMC
10 16 (6.78%) Veeam
11 11 (4.66%) Huawei
12 9 (3.81%) IBM
13 8 (3.39%) Symantec
14 7 (2.97%) Juniper
15 5 (2.12%) CheckPoint
15 5 (2.12%) CommVault
15 5 (2.12%) Cyber-Ark
16 4 (1.69%) arcserve
16 4 (1.69%) Avaya
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Senitor Associates
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