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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 2 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 48 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 23.30% 31.78% 10.60%
As % of the System Software category 92.31% 89.13% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 16
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
52 46 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.24% 35.66% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 17
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +1 38 £25,000 -28.57% 6
Shrewsbury - 1 £40,000 -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 64 (86.49%) Windows
2 49 (66.22%) Citrix
3 46 (62.16%) Microsoft
4 41 (55.41%) MS Exchange
4 41 (55.41%) VMware
5 40 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (40.54%) DNS
7 27 (36.49%) TCP/IP
8 26 (35.14%) DHCP
8 26 (35.14%) Linux
8 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (32.43%) Firewall
10 23 (31.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
11 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
14 16 (21.62%) MS Office
14 16 (21.62%) ITIL
14 16 (21.62%) LAN
14 16 (21.62%) SAN
14 16 (21.62%) Hyper-V
14 16 (21.62%) XenApp
15 15 (20.27%) WAN
15 15 (20.27%) MCSE
16 14 (18.92%) VPN
16 14 (18.92%) NAS
17 13 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2013
17 13 (17.57%) Data Centre
17 13 (17.57%) MCSA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 41 (55.41%) MS Exchange
2 22 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.05%) Apache
6 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.70%) IIS
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.35%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 16 (21.62%) MS Office
2 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.54%) DNS
2 27 (36.49%) TCP/IP
3 26 (35.14%) DHCP
4 24 (32.43%) Firewall
5 16 (21.62%) LAN
5 16 (21.62%) SAN
6 15 (20.27%) WAN
7 14 (18.92%) VPN
7 14 (18.92%) NAS
8 10 (13.51%) VoIP
9 4 (5.41%) DDNS
10 3 (4.05%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.70%) Spanning Tree
11 2 (2.70%) VLAN
11 2 (2.70%) IPsec
12 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Hudson
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
1 5 (6.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Support Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) 1st Line Support
3 11 (14.86%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Technical Architect
7 7 (9.46%) Architect
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Support Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) IT Support
10 4 (5.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Systems Support
10 4 (5.41%) Network Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Technical Support
10 4 (5.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.81%) Clustering
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (86.49%) Windows
2 40 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (35.14%) Linux
3 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (16.22%) Windows XP
6 10 (13.51%) Windows 8
7 9 (12.16%) Windows Vista
8 3 (4.05%) UNIX
8 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) ITIL
2 8 (10.81%) Server Building
3 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.05%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.70%) Line Management
5 2 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (2.70%) ERP
5 2 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.70%) Performance Management
5 2 (2.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.70%) IT Governance
5 2 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (1.35%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.35%) Operations Management
6 1 (1.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.35%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.70%) VB
2 2 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (31.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (20.27%) MCSE
3 13 (17.57%) MCSA
4 11 (14.86%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (13.51%) CCA
6 9 (12.16%) MCITP
7 7 (9.46%) Degree
8 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.70%) CCENT
9 2 (2.70%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (21.62%) Hyper-V
2 16 (21.62%) XenApp
3 9 (12.16%) vSphere
3 9 (12.16%) Terminal Services
4 8 (10.81%) XenDesktop
5 7 (9.46%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (6.76%) XenServer
7 3 (4.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (2.70%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (66.22%) Citrix
2 46 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 41 (55.41%) VMware
4 6 (8.11%) Cisco
5 4 (5.41%) 3PAR
6 3 (4.05%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (2.70%) SAP
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle
7 2 (2.70%) HP
7 2 (2.70%) NetApp
7 2 (2.70%) Lotus
7 2 (2.70%) Brocade
8 1 (1.35%) Avaya
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