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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 32 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 13.85% 23.68% 9.09%
As % of the System Software category 80.00% 72.97% 63.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 17
Average salary £31,000 £26,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £20,000 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,373
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%
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
40 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 17.32% 32.46% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 24
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 0 25 £31,000 -17.33% 5
Shrewsbury +5 1 £40,000 +66.66% 1
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 55 (91.67%) Windows
2 41 (68.33%) Citrix
3 40 (66.67%) VMware
4 36 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 36 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 35 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (48.33%) DNS
7 23 (38.33%) DHCP
7 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (38.33%) Linux
8 22 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
10 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (31.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (31.67%) Firewall
12 18 (30.00%) SAN
13 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (23.33%) NAS
15 13 (21.67%) Hyper-V
15 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (20.00%) VPN
16 12 (20.00%) LAN
16 12 (20.00%) MCSE
16 12 (20.00%) MCSA
16 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (18.33%) vSphere
17 11 (18.33%) SQL
17 11 (18.33%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 36 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (31.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.00%) IBM Notes
6 3 (5.00%) Apache
7 2 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Office
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (48.33%) DNS
2 23 (38.33%) DHCP
3 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
4 19 (31.67%) Firewall
5 18 (30.00%) SAN
6 14 (23.33%) NAS
7 12 (20.00%) VPN
7 12 (20.00%) LAN
8 11 (18.33%) WAN
9 10 (16.67%) VoIP
10 5 (8.33%) DDNS
11 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
11 2 (3.33%) Spanning Tree
11 2 (3.33%) IPsec
11 2 (3.33%) VLAN
12 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.67%) Hudson
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (10.00%) Architect
6 6 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Help Desk Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Support Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.67%) COM
1 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Clustering
2 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (91.67%) Windows
2 35 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (38.33%) Linux
4 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 9 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 7 (11.67%) Windows Vista
8 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
9 3 (5.00%) UNIX
9 3 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.33%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (5.00%) Migration
3 2 (3.33%) IT Governance
3 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.33%) ERP
3 2 (3.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (3.33%) Line Management
4 1 (1.67%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (1.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (1.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (1.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (1.67%) ETL
4 1 (1.67%) OOP
4 1 (1.67%) OO
4 1 (1.67%) Data Security
4 1 (1.67%) Security Management
4 1 (1.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.00%) MCSE
2 12 (20.00%) MCSA
3 11 (18.33%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (15.00%) CCA
5 5 (8.33%) Degree
6 3 (5.00%) MCITP
7 2 (3.33%) MCDST
7 2 (3.33%) CCENT
8 1 (1.67%) CISSP
8 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.67%) CISM
8 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (21.67%) Hyper-V
3 11 (18.33%) vSphere
4 9 (15.00%) XenApp
5 8 (13.33%) Terminal Services
6 6 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (6.67%) XenServer
8 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.33%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (68.33%) Citrix
2 40 (66.67%) VMware
3 36 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.00%) Cisco
4 6 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (6.67%) HP
5 4 (6.67%) NetApp
6 3 (5.00%) Lotus
7 2 (3.33%) SAP
7 2 (3.33%) Brocade
7 2 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.67%) Avaya
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle
8 1 (1.67%) Sage
8 1 (1.67%) Remedy
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus Mileage Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
Clayton Group
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Shropshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £350.00 - £380.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
SLC Solicitors
Posted: 16 days ago
Shropshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health + more
Posted: 24 days ago