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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 32 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 39 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.45% 6.73% 5.63%
As % of the System Software category 46.43% 41.77% 62.71%
Number of salaries quoted 35 33 33
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
84 79 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.88% 16.12% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 69 76 51
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Slough

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 68 (94.44%) Windows
2 39 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 29 (40.28%) ITIL
4 25 (34.72%) SLA
5 22 (30.56%) VMware
6 21 (29.17%) Linux
7 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 19 (26.39%) MS Office
8 19 (26.39%) Finance
9 18 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 17 (23.61%) Firewall
10 17 (23.61%) Incident Management
10 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (20.83%) HP
12 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (19.44%) Windows 7
13 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
13 13 (18.06%) SQL
13 13 (18.06%) Information Security
14 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
14 12 (16.67%) VPN
14 12 (16.67%) Citrix
14 12 (16.67%) Internet
14 12 (16.67%) SCCM
14 12 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (15.28%) Cisco
15 11 (15.28%) IIS
16 10 (13.89%) Windows XP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.28%) IIS
3 10 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.94%) Lync
6 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.17%) Apache
8 2 (2.78%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.39%) Site Server
9 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (26.39%) MS Office
2 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) assyst
2 3 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.61%) Firewall
2 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
3 12 (16.67%) VPN
3 12 (16.67%) Internet
4 9 (12.50%) DNS
5 8 (11.11%) WAN
5 8 (11.11%) LAN
6 7 (9.72%) DHCP
7 6 (8.33%) SAN
7 6 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (8.33%) VLAN
8 5 (6.94%) Wireless
9 4 (5.56%) FTP
9 4 (5.56%) LDAP
9 4 (5.56%) IP Telephony
9 4 (5.56%) Network Security
10 3 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.33%) MySQL
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Banking
3 8 (11.11%) Retail
4 4 (5.56%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.78%) Back Office
7 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Analyst
2 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
2 10 (13.89%) Security Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Consultant
5 7 (9.72%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) IT Support
6 6 (8.33%) Technical Security Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Field Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.56%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) Web Services
2 3 (4.17%) XML
2 3 (4.17%) XHTML
2 3 (4.17%) Ajax
2 3 (4.17%) HTML
2 3 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (1.39%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.56%) Online Banking
4 3 (4.17%) CMDB
5 2 (2.78%) iPhone
5 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.39%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.39%) Xbox
6 1 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 68 (94.44%) Windows
2 21 (29.17%) Linux
3 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (19.44%) Windows 7
5 10 (13.89%) Windows XP
6 9 (12.50%) UNIX
7 7 (9.72%) Windows 8
7 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) ITIL
2 17 (23.61%) Incident Management
3 13 (18.06%) Information Security
4 10 (13.89%) Service Management
4 10 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (8.33%) Time Management
7 6 (8.33%) SIEM
7 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.94%) ITSM
8 5 (6.94%) Data Security
8 5 (6.94%) Resource Management
8 5 (6.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (6.94%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (5.56%) Software Deployment
9 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.56%) Coaching
9 4 (5.56%) CRM
10 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.06%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.94%) Python
3 5 (6.94%) Ruby
3 5 (6.94%) Perl
3 5 (6.94%) PHP
4 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) CISSP
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.11%) CCNA
3 6 (8.33%) MCP
3 6 (8.33%) MCITP
4 4 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.17%) Degree
5 3 (4.17%) MCSE
5 3 (4.17%) MCSA
6 2 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (34.72%) SLA
2 12 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (6.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (13.89%) vSphere
3 9 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.94%) XenApp
5 4 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.17%) Samba
7 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.39%) Xen
7 1 (1.39%) pfSense
7 1 (1.39%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) SCCM
2 5 (6.94%) SCOM
2 5 (6.94%) Nessus
3 3 (4.17%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (4.17%) Plesk
3 3 (4.17%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (4.17%) cPanel
3 3 (4.17%) Webmin
4 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.78%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.78%) WSUS
4 2 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 39 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.56%) VMware
3 15 (20.83%) HP
4 12 (16.67%) Citrix
5 11 (15.28%) Cisco
6 9 (12.50%) IBM
7 7 (9.72%) Dell
7 7 (9.72%) Remedy
8 6 (8.33%) Mitel
9 5 (6.94%) LogLogic
9 5 (6.94%) Symantec
9 5 (6.94%) McAfee
10 4 (5.56%) LANDesk
11 3 (4.17%) Qualys
11 3 (4.17%) ProCurve
11 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.17%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.17%) DataCore
11 3 (4.17%) FrontRange
11 3 (4.17%) Brocade
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