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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 23 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.31% 6.85% 15.52%
As % of the System Software category 69.70% 52.63% 62.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 17
Average salary £31,000 £22,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -27.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £19,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,500 £36,400
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
33 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 23.40% 13.01% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 22
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +8 19 £31,000 +51.21% 1
Shrewsbury - 1 £18,500 - 3
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 47 (95.92%) Windows
2 41 (83.67%) Citrix
3 36 (73.47%) VMware
4 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
5 30 (61.22%) MS Exchange
6 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (53.06%) DNS
8 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (38.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (36.73%) SAN
11 17 (34.69%) DHCP
12 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2013
13 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
15 13 (26.53%) MCSE
15 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
15 13 (26.53%) XenApp
16 12 (24.49%) NAS
16 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (22.45%) vSphere
18 10 (20.41%) Clustering
18 10 (20.41%) Firewall
18 10 (20.41%) Citrix Certification
18 10 (20.41%) ITIL
19 9 (18.37%) MS Office
19 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2007
20 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
20 8 (16.33%) HP
20 8 (16.33%) SQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (61.22%) MS Exchange
2 19 (38.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.08%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (53.06%) DNS
2 18 (36.73%) SAN
3 17 (34.69%) DHCP
4 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 12 (24.49%) NAS
6 10 (20.41%) Firewall
7 5 (10.20%) DDNS
7 5 (10.20%) VPN
8 2 (4.08%) LAN
9 1 (2.04%) WAN
9 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.24%) Legal
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Technical Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (8.16%) Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Server Support
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Data Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.08%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (95.92%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.33%) Linux
6 4 (8.16%) Windows NT
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) ITIL
2 5 (10.20%) Migration
3 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (4.08%) Data Management
3 2 (4.08%) OOP
3 2 (4.08%) OO
3 2 (4.08%) ETL
3 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.08%) Data Security
4 1 (2.04%) Security Management
4 1 (2.04%) ERP
4 1 (2.04%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (2.04%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.04%) Business Development
4 1 (2.04%) Time Management
4 1 (2.04%) Information Assurance
4 1 (2.04%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (26.53%) MCSE
3 10 (20.41%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (14.29%) MCSA
4 7 (14.29%) CCA
5 5 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.08%) MCITP
7 1 (2.04%) Degree
7 1 (2.04%) CISM
7 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.04%) MCTS
7 1 (2.04%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (26.53%) XenApp
3 11 (22.45%) vSphere
4 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (10.20%) XenServer
6 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.12%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (83.67%) Citrix
2 36 (73.47%) VMware
3 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.33%) HP
5 6 (12.24%) NetApp
6 5 (10.20%) Sage
6 5 (10.20%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.16%) Cisco
8 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.12%) SonicWALL
9 2 (4.08%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (4.08%) Remedy
9 2 (4.08%) Lotus
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle
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