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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 4 4 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 27.18% 21.84% 7.83%
As % of the System Software category 87.50% 79.17% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 9
Average salary £30,000 £24,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.71% -19.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £17,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,300 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
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
32 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 31.07% 27.59% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 12
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -1 23 £28,500 +17.52% 1
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 64 (96.97%) Windows
2 49 (74.24%) Citrix
3 47 (71.21%) Microsoft
4 44 (66.67%) VMware
5 35 (53.03%) MS Exchange
6 31 (46.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 27 (40.91%) DNS
9 25 (37.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 23 (34.85%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (28.79%) XenApp
11 19 (28.79%) vSphere
12 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (25.76%) SAN
13 17 (25.76%) TCP/IP
14 14 (21.21%) Cisco
14 14 (21.21%) DHCP
14 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
14 14 (21.21%) NetApp
15 13 (19.70%) SQL
15 13 (19.70%) MS Office
15 13 (19.70%) XenServer
15 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (19.70%) Migration
16 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
16 12 (18.18%) Linux
16 12 (18.18%) Firewall
17 11 (16.67%) IIS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 35 (53.03%) MS Exchange
2 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (37.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (16.67%) IIS
5 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (10.61%) Apache
7 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
7 5 (7.58%) WordPress
7 5 (7.58%) Moodle
8 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
9 2 (3.03%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.52%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 13 (19.70%) MS Office
3 6 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (40.91%) DNS
2 17 (25.76%) SAN
2 17 (25.76%) TCP/IP
3 14 (21.21%) DHCP
4 12 (18.18%) Firewall
5 7 (10.61%) HTTP
5 7 (10.61%) SSL
5 7 (10.61%) VLAN
6 6 (9.09%) SSH
7 3 (4.55%) DDNS
7 3 (4.55%) IPv4
7 3 (4.55%) NAS
8 2 (3.03%) Wireless
8 2 (3.03%) LAN
9 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.52%) WAN
9 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) MySQL
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 6 (9.09%) Publishing
2 5 (7.58%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Support Engineer
2 14 (21.21%) Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Technical Support
7 5 (7.58%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.55%) Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Server Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Project Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 2 (3.03%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Open Source
2 4 (6.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 64 (96.97%) Windows
2 31 (46.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (18.18%) Linux
5 9 (13.64%) Windows NT
5 9 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Migration
2 10 (15.15%) ITIL
3 7 (10.61%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.58%) Content Management
4 5 (7.58%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (7.58%) Change Control
5 3 (4.55%) Time Management
6 2 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.52%) ERP
7 1 (1.52%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) Perl
2 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
3 5 (7.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.12%) MCSE
3 7 (10.61%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.55%) CCA
5 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.03%) MCITP
6 2 (3.03%) Degree
6 2 (3.03%) MCSA
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.52%) CCNA
7 1 (1.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (34.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (28.79%) XenApp
2 19 (28.79%) vSphere
3 13 (19.70%) XenServer
4 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 10 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (12.12%) Terminal Services
7 7 (10.61%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (6.06%) Shibboleth
9 2 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Backup Exec
2 6 (9.09%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (74.24%) Citrix
2 47 (71.21%) Microsoft
3 44 (66.67%) VMware
4 14 (21.21%) Cisco
4 14 (21.21%) NetApp
5 8 (12.12%) HP
6 7 (10.61%) Dell
6 7 (10.61%) CheckPoint
6 7 (10.61%) Altiris
7 5 (7.58%) Sage
8 4 (6.06%) 3PAR
8 4 (6.06%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (3.03%) Lotus
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago