The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 3 4 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 39 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 32.23% 21.77% 5.53%
As % of the System Software category 92.86% 90.00% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 8
Average salary £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 34.71% 24.19% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 15
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 0 37 £33,750 +35.00% 4
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 66 (98.51%) Windows
2 51 (76.12%) Microsoft
3 39 (58.21%) Citrix
4 35 (52.24%) VMware
5 34 (50.75%) DNS
6 29 (43.28%) MS Exchange
7 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (37.31%) vSphere
8 23 (34.33%) MS Excel
9 22 (32.84%) SQL
9 22 (32.84%) IIS
10 21 (31.34%) Exchange Server 2010
10 21 (31.34%) Exchange Server 2013
11 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (29.85%) Linux
12 19 (28.36%) MS Office
13 18 (26.87%) Perl
13 18 (26.87%) SSL
13 18 (26.87%) HTTP
13 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
13 18 (26.87%) Bash Shell
13 18 (26.87%) Forefront TMG
13 18 (26.87%) Backup Exec
13 18 (26.87%) Altiris
13 18 (26.87%) VLAN
13 18 (26.87%) Load Balancing
14 17 (25.37%) WSUS
14 17 (25.37%) Publishing
14 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (23.88%) Change Control

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (43.28%) MS Exchange
2 22 (32.84%) IIS
3 21 (31.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (31.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (20.90%) Apache
5 12 (17.91%) Moodle
6 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
6 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (7.46%) WordPress
9 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.99%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.49%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 23 (34.33%) MS Excel
2 19 (28.36%) MS Office
3 14 (20.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (50.75%) DNS
2 18 (26.87%) SSL
2 18 (26.87%) HTTP
2 18 (26.87%) VLAN
3 15 (22.39%) TCP/IP
4 14 (20.90%) SAN
4 14 (20.90%) SSH
5 13 (19.40%) DHCP
6 10 (14.93%) Firewall
7 3 (4.48%) IPv4
7 3 (4.48%) DDNS
8 2 (2.99%) NAS
9 1 (1.49%) VPN
9 1 (1.49%) LAN
9 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) MySQL
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 17 (25.37%) Publishing
2 2 (2.99%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (40.30%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.90%) Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Support Analyst
4 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.96%) Technical Support
7 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.97%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Support Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 2 (2.99%) Senior Technical Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) LAMP
2 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Open Source
2 7 (10.45%) VLE
3 3 (4.48%) Wiki
4 2 (2.99%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 66 (98.51%) Windows
2 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (29.85%) Linux
4 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.43%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (10.45%) Windows NT
8 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Load Balancing
2 16 (23.88%) Change Control
3 12 (17.91%) Migration
4 10 (14.93%) Time Management
5 6 (8.96%) ITIL
6 5 (7.46%) Content Management
7 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.49%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) Perl
2 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
2 18 (26.87%) Bash Shell
3 12 (17.91%) PHP
4 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.97%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (5.97%) MCSE
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.49%) MCSA
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CCA
5 1 (1.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (37.31%) vSphere
2 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (26.87%) Forefront TMG
4 15 (22.39%) XenApp
5 12 (17.91%) XenServer
6 9 (13.43%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (13.43%) Hyper-V
7 8 (11.94%) Shibboleth
7 8 (11.94%) Terminal Services
8 4 (5.97%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (26.87%) Backup Exec
2 17 (25.37%) WSUS
3 1 (1.49%) SCCM
3 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (76.12%) Microsoft
2 39 (58.21%) Citrix
3 35 (52.24%) VMware
4 18 (26.87%) Altiris
5 14 (20.90%) Cisco
6 12 (17.91%) NetApp
7 7 (10.45%) CheckPoint
7 7 (10.45%) HP
7 7 (10.45%) Dell
8 5 (7.46%) Sage
9 4 (5.97%) SonicWALL
10 3 (4.48%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.99%) Lotus
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