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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 35 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 36 48 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.53% 8.08% 7.31%
As % of the System Software category 38.71% 48.98% 63.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 44
Average salary £44,500 £40,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.20% -9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,650 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
93 98 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 14.29% 16.50% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 70 88 62
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Slough

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 67 (94.37%) Windows
2 44 (61.97%) DNS
3 43 (60.56%) DHCP
4 37 (52.11%) Microsoft
5 28 (39.44%) VMware
6 27 (38.03%) SQL
7 25 (35.21%) Change Management
8 24 (33.80%) ITIL
9 22 (30.99%) SCCM
9 22 (30.99%) OpenUP
10 21 (29.58%) MS Exchange
11 19 (26.76%) IIS
11 19 (26.76%) MS Office
11 19 (26.76%) Cisco
12 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (23.94%) Lync
13 16 (22.54%) VMware ESXi
13 16 (22.54%) Network Security
14 15 (21.13%) PCI DSS
14 15 (21.13%) Data Security
14 15 (21.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 14 (19.72%) Linux
15 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (18.31%) Kalman Filter
16 13 (18.31%) F5
16 13 (18.31%) WSUS
16 13 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
16 13 (18.31%) SAN
17 12 (16.90%) Websense

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 21 (29.58%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.76%) IIS
3 17 (23.94%) Lync
4 13 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (16.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (7.04%) IBM Notes
8 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.41%) Apache
10 1 (1.41%) CMS
10 1 (1.41%) Drupal
10 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
10 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (26.76%) MS Office
2 10 (14.08%) MS Visio
3 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (61.97%) DNS
2 43 (60.56%) DHCP
3 16 (22.54%) Network Security
4 13 (18.31%) SAN
5 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
6 8 (11.27%) VoIP
7 6 (8.45%) WAN
8 4 (5.63%) ISDN
8 4 (5.63%) Intranet
8 4 (5.63%) Internet
8 4 (5.63%) RTP
8 4 (5.63%) VLAN
9 3 (4.23%) Firewall
9 3 (4.23%) VPN
10 2 (2.82%) LAN
10 2 (2.82%) PBX
10 2 (2.82%) SSL
10 2 (2.82%) MPLS
10 2 (2.82%) Wireless Security
10 2 (2.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (19.72%) Support Engineer
2 9 (12.68%) Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Server Support
5 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (8.45%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Platform Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Support
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.23%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Operations Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) WCF
3 3 (4.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) CLARiiON
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.82%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 67 (94.37%) Windows
2 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (19.72%) Linux
3 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.04%) UNIX
6 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.41%) Android
8 1 (1.41%) CentOS
8 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) Change Management
2 24 (33.80%) ITIL
3 22 (30.99%) OpenUP
4 15 (21.13%) Data Security
5 13 (18.31%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (11.27%) Workflow
7 7 (9.86%) People Management
8 6 (8.45%) Document Management
9 5 (7.04%) Workflow Management
9 5 (7.04%) Supplier Management
9 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.04%) Performance Management
9 5 (7.04%) Transition Management
10 3 (4.23%) ITIL V3
10 3 (4.23%) Email Management
10 3 (4.23%) Process Management
11 2 (2.82%) Content Management
12 1 (1.41%) Performance Monitoring
12 1 (1.41%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) C++
2 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.63%) C#
3 4 (5.63%) Java
4 1 (1.41%) PHP
4 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) MCTS
3 6 (8.45%) MCSE
3 6 (8.45%) CCNA
3 6 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.04%) CNE
4 5 (7.04%) Novell Certification
5 4 (5.63%) CCVP
6 3 (4.23%) MCITP
7 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.82%) MCSA
8 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 15 (21.13%) PCI DSS
2 7 (9.86%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.49%) Hyper-V
4 10 (14.08%) ISA Server
5 6 (8.45%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.82%) vSphere
7 1 (1.41%) Samba
7 1 (1.41%) XenApp
7 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (30.99%) SCCM
2 13 (18.31%) WSUS
3 11 (15.49%) ARCserve
4 6 (8.45%) SCOM
4 6 (8.45%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.41%) Plesk
5 1 (1.41%) cPanel
5 1 (1.41%) Webmin
5 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (52.11%) Microsoft
2 28 (39.44%) VMware
3 19 (26.76%) Cisco
4 13 (18.31%) F5
5 12 (16.90%) ServiceNow
5 12 (16.90%) Websense
6 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
7 10 (14.08%) McAfee
7 10 (14.08%) Oracle
8 9 (12.68%) HP
8 9 (12.68%) EMC
9 8 (11.27%) Citrix
9 8 (11.27%) Juniper
10 5 (7.04%) Lotus
11 4 (5.63%) Avaya
12 3 (4.23%) Dell
13 2 (2.82%) Mitel
14 1 (1.41%) Brocade
14 1 (1.41%) ProCurve
14 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
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