The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 8.33% 10.45% 17.24%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 77.78% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 5
Average salary £25,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
Active Directory
Warwickshire

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

System Software Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 8.33% 13.43% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 6
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Rugby

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Rugby

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) MCITP
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) SAP
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) MCSA
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
6 2 (22.22%) Veeam
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Replication
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) VLE
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) Veeam
5 1 (11.11%) HP