The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 34 42 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.19% 6.82% 10.18%
As % of the System Software category 41.46% 39.62% 59.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 52
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +12.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Active Directory
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
82 106 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 12.52% 17.21% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 72 87 92
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Slough region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Slough

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Slough region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Slough

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 52 (61.18%) Windows
2 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 44 (51.76%) Windows Server
4 42 (49.41%) VMware
5 40 (47.06%) DNS
6 39 (45.88%) vSphere
7 37 (43.53%) SLA
8 33 (38.82%) Cisco
8 33 (38.82%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (36.47%) Root Cause Analysis
10 29 (34.12%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (28.24%) Hyper-V
13 22 (25.88%) HP
13 22 (25.88%) ITIL
14 21 (24.71%) IBM
14 21 (24.71%) PCI DSS
14 21 (24.71%) Risk Analysis
15 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
15 20 (23.53%) Hybrid Cloud
15 20 (23.53%) Dell
15 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (22.35%) DHCP
17 18 (21.18%) MS Exchange
17 18 (21.18%) MCITP
18 17 (20.00%) Demand Management
18 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (17.65%) Firewall
19 15 (17.65%) SaaS
19 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 18 (21.18%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (12.94%) OpenStack
3 6 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.88%) IIS
5 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) MS Office
2 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (17.65%) SaaS
2 11 (12.94%) SoftLayer
3 10 (11.76%) IaaS
4 4 (4.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (47.06%) DNS
2 19 (22.35%) DHCP
3 15 (17.65%) Firewall
4 13 (15.29%) VPN
5 10 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (11.76%) WebEx
6 9 (10.59%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (10.59%) H.323
6 9 (10.59%) MGCP
6 9 (10.59%) Unified Communications
7 8 (9.41%) Software-Defined Networking
7 8 (9.41%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.88%) LDAP
8 5 (5.88%) VoIP
9 4 (4.71%) Kerberos
9 4 (4.71%) LAN
9 4 (4.71%) SSL
9 4 (4.71%) WAN
10 2 (2.35%) SAN
11 1 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.71%) MySQL
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (10.59%) Billing
2 8 (9.41%) Finance
3 6 (7.06%) Legal
4 4 (4.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Architect
2 13 (15.29%) Support Engineer
3 12 (14.12%) Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Cloud Architect
5 10 (11.76%) Network Architect
6 8 (9.41%) IT Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) IT Support
6 8 (9.41%) Technical Support
7 6 (7.06%) Field Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Senior IT Support
8 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) IT Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Server Support
8 5 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) VoIP Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Senior IT Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Support Team Leader
9 4 (4.71%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) XMPP
2 4 (4.71%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
3 12 (14.12%) Clustering
3 12 (14.12%) Driving Licence
4 11 (12.94%) FlexPod
4 11 (12.94%) VCE vBlock
5 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (3.53%) EqualLogic
7 3 (3.53%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.18%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (61.18%) Windows
2 44 (51.76%) Windows Server
3 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (15.29%) Linux
7 9 (10.59%) Windows XP
8 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
8 6 (7.06%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.71%) AIX
9 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.71%) Unix
10 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.47%) Root Cause Analysis
2 22 (25.88%) ITIL
3 21 (24.71%) Risk Analysis
4 17 (20.00%) Demand Management
5 11 (12.94%) Converged Infrastructure
5 11 (12.94%) Service Management
6 10 (11.76%) Resource Management
7 9 (10.59%) Presales
7 9 (10.59%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.24%) Coaching
10 5 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.88%) Security Patching
11 4 (4.71%) Data Protection
11 4 (4.71%) DevOps
11 4 (4.71%) High Availability
11 4 (4.71%) Load Balancing
11 4 (4.71%) Migration
11 4 (4.71%) Network Design
11 4 (4.71%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.12%) SQL
2 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (38.82%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (21.18%) MCITP
4 14 (16.47%) CCNA
5 11 (12.94%) VCDX
6 10 (11.76%) CCIE
6 10 (11.76%) MCSE
7 9 (10.59%) CCNP
7 9 (10.59%) CCNP Voice
7 9 (10.59%) CCVP
7 9 (10.59%) MCSA
7 9 (10.59%) SC Cleared
7 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
8 6 (7.06%) A+ Certification
9 4 (4.71%) MCP
10 3 (3.53%) Degree
10 3 (3.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (3.53%) MCTS
11 2 (2.35%) CISSP
11 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (43.53%) SLA
2 21 (24.71%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (45.88%) vSphere
2 29 (34.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (28.24%) Hyper-V
4 12 (14.12%) vCloud
5 5 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.71%) Samba
7 2 (2.35%) XenApp
8 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (10.59%) Cisco UCCX
1 9 (10.59%) SCCM
1 9 (10.59%) WSUS
2 7 (8.24%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 5 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.18%) SCOM
4 1 (1.18%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 50 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 42 (49.41%) VMware
3 33 (38.82%) Cisco
4 22 (25.88%) HP
5 21 (24.71%) IBM
6 20 (23.53%) Dell
7 14 (16.47%) NetApp
8 10 (11.76%) Citrix
9 9 (10.59%) Red Box
10 8 (9.41%) Symantec
11 5 (5.88%) Veritas
12 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
13 3 (3.53%) 3PAR
13 3 (3.53%) EMC
13 3 (3.53%) Forcepoint
13 3 (3.53%) Oracle
13 3 (3.53%) Qualys
14 2 (2.35%) Juniper
14 2 (2.35%) Veeam
15 1 (1.18%) Polycom
Slough, Berkshire
Avco Systems
Salary: From £22,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago