The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 15.47% 4.07% 9.28%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 38.46% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 6
Average salary £31,000 £23,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.91% -22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 23.20% 10.57% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 13
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £20,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Shropshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +16 24 £31,000 +51.21% 4
Shrewsbury - 1 £18,500 -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 38 (80.85%) Citrix
3 34 (72.34%) VMware
4 33 (70.21%) Microsoft
5 30 (63.83%) MS Exchange
5 30 (63.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (55.32%) DNS
7 23 (48.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (40.43%) SAN
10 17 (36.17%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (34.04%) DHCP
11 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
12 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
13 14 (29.79%) Linux
13 14 (29.79%) NAS
14 13 (27.66%) MCSE
14 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2013
15 12 (25.53%) Citrix Certification
16 11 (23.40%) Firewall
16 11 (23.40%) MS Office
16 11 (23.40%) ITIL
16 11 (23.40%) Clustering
17 10 (21.28%) XenApp
17 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2005
17 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (19.15%) CCA
18 9 (19.15%) SQL
19 8 (17.02%) MCSA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 30 (63.83%) MS Exchange
2 17 (36.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.26%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (4.26%) Apache
6 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (55.32%) DNS
2 19 (40.43%) SAN
3 16 (34.04%) DHCP
4 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
5 14 (29.79%) NAS
6 11 (23.40%) Firewall
7 8 (17.02%) VPN
8 6 (12.77%) DDNS
9 4 (8.51%) LAN
10 3 (6.38%) WAN
11 2 (4.26%) VoIP
12 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (2.13%) Wireless
12 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.77%) Legal
2 2 (4.26%) Back Office
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Technical Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Support Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (12.77%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.38%) Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
1 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.26%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Clustering
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 30 (63.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (29.79%) Linux
5 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.51%) Windows NT
7 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
8 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
8 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) ITIL
2 3 (6.38%) Migration
3 2 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (4.26%) OOP
3 2 (4.26%) OO
3 2 (4.26%) ETL
3 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.26%) Data Security
3 2 (4.26%) Data Management
4 1 (2.13%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (2.13%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.13%) Business Development
4 1 (2.13%) Time Management
4 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance
4 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.13%) Security Management
4 1 (2.13%) ERP
4 1 (2.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (48.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (27.66%) MCSE
3 12 (25.53%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (19.15%) CCA
5 8 (17.02%) MCSA
6 5 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (6.38%) Degree
8 1 (2.13%) CISM
8 1 (2.13%) MCTS
8 1 (2.13%) MCITP
8 1 (2.13%) CISSP
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (21.28%) XenApp
2 8 (17.02%) vSphere
3 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.64%) Terminal Services
4 5 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (8.51%) XenServer
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Citrix
2 34 (72.34%) VMware
3 33 (70.21%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) HP
4 5 (10.64%) NetApp
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
5 4 (8.51%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.26%) Remedy
6 2 (4.26%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Lotus
6 2 (4.26%) Sage
7 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.13%) Brocade
7 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.13%) Avaya
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Proto Labs Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago