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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 34 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 113 177 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.73% 7.94% 7.63%
As % of the System Software category 43.13% 54.46% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 87 170 137
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +3.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
262 325 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.60% 14.57% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 207 275 260
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 30 September 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Reading

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 185 (88.10%) Windows
2 144 (68.57%) VMware
3 119 (56.67%) Microsoft
4 109 (51.90%) Windows Server
5 99 (47.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 85 (40.48%) Linux
7 77 (36.67%) Hyper-V
8 69 (32.86%) SQL Server
9 63 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 60 (28.57%) SQL
11 55 (26.19%) DNS
12 52 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
13 51 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 50 (23.81%) Cisco
15 49 (23.33%) Office 365
16 48 (22.86%) MS Excel
17 45 (21.43%) MS Exchange
18 44 (20.95%) IIS
19 42 (20.00%) SAN
20 39 (18.57%) Presales
20 39 (18.57%) vSphere
21 36 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 36 (17.14%) Citrix
22 35 (16.67%) VPN
23 34 (16.19%) Windows Server 2003
24 32 (15.24%) Microsoft Certification
25 31 (14.76%) vCloud
26 29 (13.81%) SMTP
27 28 (13.33%) Degree
28 26 (12.38%) DHCP

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 45 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 44 (20.95%) IIS
3 25 (11.90%) SharePoint
4 14 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 12 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (3.81%) Apache
7 7 (3.33%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.90%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.90%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.43%) ArcGIS
10 3 (1.43%) Confluence
10 3 (1.43%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 48 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.76%) MS Office
3 7 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.95%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 49 (23.33%) Office 365
2 25 (11.90%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (4.76%) SaaS
5 4 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.90%) IaaS
6 3 (1.43%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.43%) PaaS
7 2 (0.95%) Yammer
8 1 (0.48%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 63 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 55 (26.19%) DNS
3 42 (20.00%) SAN
4 35 (16.67%) VPN
5 29 (13.81%) SMTP
6 26 (12.38%) DHCP
6 26 (12.38%) LDAP
7 23 (10.95%) LAN
8 21 (10.00%) Firewall
8 21 (10.00%) WAN
9 18 (8.57%) FTP
10 10 (4.76%) Internet
11 9 (4.29%) HTTP
11 9 (4.29%) Skype
11 9 (4.29%) Wireshark
12 7 (3.33%) NAS
12 7 (3.33%) SSL
12 7 (3.33%) VoIP
13 6 (2.86%) VLAN
13 6 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.10%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.95%) MySQL
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (2.86%) AQtime
1 6 (2.86%) WebLOAD
2 3 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.43%) JIRA
2 3 (1.43%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (7.62%) Finance
1 16 (7.62%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.43%) French Language
2 3 (1.43%) German Language
2 3 (1.43%) Legal
2 3 (1.43%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (1.43%) Spanish Language
3 2 (0.95%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.48%) Advertising
4 1 (0.48%) Banking
4 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (27.62%) Support Engineer
2 34 (16.19%) Technical Engineer
2 34 (16.19%) Technical Support
3 27 (12.86%) Technical Support Engineer
4 22 (10.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 19 (9.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 19 (9.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (9.05%) Windows Engineer
6 18 (8.57%) Architect
7 17 (8.10%) Cloud Engineer
7 17 (8.10%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 15 (7.14%) Analyst
8 15 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
8 15 (7.14%) Technical Architect
9 14 (6.67%) Consultant
9 14 (6.67%) IT Support
10 13 (6.19%) Virtualisation Architect
10 13 (6.19%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
10 13 (6.19%) VMware Engineer
11 12 (5.71%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.76%) .NET
2 5 (2.38%) MAPI
3 4 (1.90%) Apache Flex
3 4 (1.90%) SailPoint
3 4 (1.90%) Web Services
4 3 (1.43%) libvirt
5 2 (0.95%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.95%) WAP
5 2 (0.95%) XML
6 1 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 24 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.05%) Computer Science
4 17 (8.10%) Clustering
5 13 (6.19%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.33%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.38%) PKI
8 4 (1.90%) User Experience
9 3 (1.43%) Replication
9 3 (1.43%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.95%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.95%) IVR
10 2 (0.95%) Life Science
10 2 (0.95%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.48%) Fintech
11 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 185 (88.10%) Windows
2 109 (51.90%) Windows Server
3 85 (40.48%) Linux
4 52 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (16.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (11.90%) Windows 7
9 16 (7.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 8 (3.81%) AIX
10 8 (3.81%) Windows XP
11 6 (2.86%) Unix
12 5 (2.38%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.90%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.43%) FreeBSD
14 3 (1.43%) OpenBSD
14 3 (1.43%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.48%) CentOS
15 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.57%) Presales
2 22 (10.48%) Validation
3 19 (9.05%) Project Management
4 16 (7.62%) Load Balancing
4 16 (7.62%) Server Monitoring
4 16 (7.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 14 (6.67%) ITIL
5 14 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 13 (6.19%) Migration
7 12 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (5.24%) High Availability
8 11 (5.24%) Mentoring
9 10 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (3.81%) CRM
10 8 (3.81%) Identity Management
10 8 (3.81%) Performance Engineering
10 8 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.33%) Data Protection
11 7 (3.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 60 (28.57%) SQL
2 14 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.81%) C#
3 8 (3.81%) C++
4 7 (3.33%) Python
5 6 (2.86%) Ruby
6 5 (2.38%) Java
7 4 (1.90%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.43%) Perl
9 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.48%) C
10 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (15.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (13.33%) Degree
3 17 (8.10%) MCITP
3 17 (8.10%) MCSE
3 17 (8.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (6.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (6.19%) CCNA
5 13 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (6.19%) Security Cleared
6 11 (5.24%) DV Cleared
7 7 (3.33%) CISSP
8 6 (2.86%) MCP
9 5 (2.38%) MCSA
9 5 (2.38%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.90%) CISM
10 4 (1.90%) SANS
11 3 (1.43%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.43%) CEH
11 3 (1.43%) MCTS
12 2 (0.95%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.95%) SLA
2 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.90%) QA
3 3 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (47.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (36.67%) Hyper-V
3 39 (18.57%) vSphere
4 31 (14.76%) vCloud
5 15 (7.14%) Terminal Services
6 14 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 14 (6.67%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.43%) Ceph
8 3 (1.43%) KVM
8 3 (1.43%) QEMU
9 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.48%) Firmware
9 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.48%) XenApp
9 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (10.48%) SCCM
2 14 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 11 (5.24%) EMC NetWorker
3 11 (5.24%) SCOM
4 10 (4.76%) Backup Exec
4 10 (4.76%) WSUS
5 8 (3.81%) Perfmon
6 5 (2.38%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.43%) CFEngine
7 3 (1.43%) Ganeti
7 3 (1.43%) Legato
7 3 (1.43%) Nmap
7 3 (1.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.43%) Puppet
7 3 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.95%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.95%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.95%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.48%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 144 (68.57%) VMware
2 119 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 50 (23.81%) Cisco
4 36 (17.14%) Citrix
5 26 (12.38%) Red Hat
6 25 (11.90%) HP
6 25 (11.90%) Oracle
7 20 (9.52%) EMC
8 17 (8.10%) NetApp
8 17 (8.10%) Veritas
9 11 (5.24%) Huawei
10 10 (4.76%) Veeam
11 8 (3.81%) IBM
12 7 (3.33%) Juniper
12 7 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (2.86%) Forcepoint
14 5 (2.38%) CommVault
14 5 (2.38%) Cyber-Ark
14 5 (2.38%) Symantec
15 4 (1.90%) EqualLogic
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