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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 39 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 31 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.94% 7.72% 8.54%
As % of the System Software category 31.00% 53.93% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 52
Average salary £44,250 £39,300 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.59% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £23,500 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £54,750
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
100 89 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 15.95% 14.31% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 80 69
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Slough

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 69 (98.57%) Windows
2 42 (60.00%) DHCP
2 42 (60.00%) DNS
3 41 (58.57%) Microsoft
4 28 (40.00%) VMware
5 27 (38.57%) SQL
6 26 (37.14%) MS Exchange
7 23 (32.86%) ITIL
7 23 (32.86%) Change Management
8 22 (31.43%) OpenUP
9 20 (28.57%) Lync
9 20 (28.57%) SCCM
9 20 (28.57%) Linux
9 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 19 (27.14%) IIS
10 19 (27.14%) MS Office
11 17 (24.29%) Cisco
12 16 (22.86%) SAN
13 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (20.00%) SLA
14 14 (20.00%) Citrix
15 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (17.14%) WSUS
16 12 (17.14%) Network Security
16 12 (17.14%) Finance
17 11 (15.71%) Red Hat

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 20 (28.57%) Lync
3 19 (27.14%) IIS
4 14 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (8.57%) IBM Notes
8 5 (7.14%) Apache
8 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.43%) Drupal
10 1 (1.43%) Alfresco
10 1 (1.43%) WordPress
10 1 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) MS Office
2 10 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (60.00%) DHCP
1 42 (60.00%) DNS
2 16 (22.86%) SAN
3 12 (17.14%) Network Security
4 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 9 (12.86%) VPN
5 9 (12.86%) VoIP
5 9 (12.86%) WAN
5 9 (12.86%) VLAN
6 6 (8.57%) Firewall
7 5 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (7.14%) LAN
8 4 (5.71%) ISDN
8 4 (5.71%) Internet
8 4 (5.71%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.71%) SNMP
8 4 (5.71%) RTP
8 4 (5.71%) Wireless
9 3 (4.29%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (7.14%) MySQL
6 3 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 8 (11.43%) Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Server Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Server Support
5 5 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Systems Support
6 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.71%) Platform Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Server Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) .NET
2 2 (2.86%) WCF
3 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) CLARiiON
2 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.29%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.86%) iPhone
5 2 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 69 (98.57%) Windows
2 20 (28.57%) Linux
3 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.43%) CentOS
8 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) ITIL
1 23 (32.86%) Change Management
2 22 (31.43%) OpenUP
3 11 (15.71%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (14.29%) Data Security
5 7 (10.00%) Workflow
5 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.57%) People Management
7 5 (7.14%) Transition Management
7 5 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 5 (7.14%) Workflow Management
8 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.86%) Process Management
8 2 (2.86%) Information Security
8 2 (2.86%) Content Management
8 2 (2.86%) Document Management
9 1 (1.43%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.43%) Project Management
9 1 (1.43%) System Testing
9 1 (1.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.14%) C++
4 4 (5.71%) Java
4 4 (5.71%) C#
5 1 (1.43%) PHP
5 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.86%) Degree
3 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (11.43%) MCSE
3 8 (11.43%) CCNA
4 7 (10.00%) MCTS
5 5 (7.14%) CNE
5 5 (7.14%) Novell Certification
6 4 (5.71%) MCSA
6 4 (5.71%) CCVP
7 3 (4.29%) MCITP
8 2 (2.86%) CISSP
8 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.43%) MCP
9 1 (1.43%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.00%) SLA
2 10 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
3 10 (14.29%) ISA Server
4 6 (8.57%) Terminal Server
5 5 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.71%) vSphere
6 4 (5.71%) Samba
6 4 (5.71%) XenApp
7 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (28.57%) SCCM
2 12 (17.14%) WSUS
3 9 (12.86%) ARCserve
4 6 (8.57%) SCOM
4 6 (8.57%) SCVMM
5 5 (7.14%) Plesk
5 5 (7.14%) cPanel
5 5 (7.14%) Webmin
6 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (58.57%) Microsoft
2 28 (40.00%) VMware
3 17 (24.29%) Cisco
4 14 (20.00%) Citrix
5 11 (15.71%) HP
5 11 (15.71%) Red Hat
6 10 (14.29%) McAfee
6 10 (14.29%) Websense
6 10 (14.29%) F5
6 10 (14.29%) ServiceNow
7 9 (12.86%) EMC
8 6 (8.57%) Lotus
9 5 (7.14%) Oracle
10 4 (5.71%) Avaya
10 4 (5.71%) Brocade
10 4 (5.71%) ProCurve
10 4 (5.71%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.71%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.29%) Remedy
11 3 (4.29%) LANDesk
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