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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 11 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 39 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.13% 6.64% 8.33%
As % of the System Software category 60.94% 49.44% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 33
Median salary £51,250 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,800 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
64 89 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 21.55% 13.42% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 57 79 79
Median salary £55,000 £56,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +26.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Slough

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 70 (84.34%) Windows
2 50 (60.24%) Windows Server
3 38 (45.78%) VMware
4 35 (42.17%) Linux
5 33 (39.76%) Firewall
6 31 (37.35%) Microsoft
7 30 (36.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 29 (34.94%) ITIL
9 27 (32.53%) DNS
10 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
11 25 (30.12%) Cisco
12 22 (26.51%) TCP/IP
13 21 (25.30%) Hyper-V
13 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (21.69%) PowerShell
16 17 (20.48%) SQL
17 16 (19.28%) PCI DSS
17 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (18.07%) vSphere
18 15 (18.07%) Office 365
18 15 (18.07%) MCSE
18 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (16.87%) Amazon AWS
20 13 (15.66%) Windows 7
20 13 (15.66%) Dell
21 12 (14.46%) SLA
21 12 (14.46%) DHCP
21 12 (14.46%) SAN
21 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.84%) OpenStack
4 8 (9.64%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (7.23%) Skype for Business
6 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.41%) CMS
9 1 (1.20%) Apache
9 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (18.07%) Office 365
3 14 (16.87%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (12.05%) IBM Cloud
4 10 (12.05%) SoftLayer
5 8 (9.64%) SaaS
6 5 (6.02%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (3.61%) IaaS
8 1 (1.20%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 33 (39.76%) Firewall
2 27 (32.53%) DNS
3 22 (26.51%) TCP/IP
4 12 (14.46%) DHCP
4 12 (14.46%) LAN
4 12 (14.46%) SAN
5 9 (10.84%) VSAN
6 7 (8.43%) VoIP
6 7 (8.43%) Wireless
7 6 (7.23%) Network Security
7 6 (7.23%) SMTP
8 5 (6.02%) MPLS
8 5 (6.02%) WAN
9 4 (4.82%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (4.82%) NAS
9 4 (4.82%) SNMP
10 3 (3.61%) PBX
10 3 (3.61%) VPN
11 1 (1.20%) Intranet
11 1 (1.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.23%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.61%) InfluxDB
6 1 (1.20%) MySQL
6 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Vagrant
2 4 (4.82%) WinDbg
General
1 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.43%) Legal
3 4 (4.82%) Back Office
3 4 (4.82%) Finance
4 3 (3.61%) French Language
4 3 (3.61%) German Language
4 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (21.69%) Support Engineer
3 11 (13.25%) Architect
3 11 (13.25%) IT Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Cloud Architect
4 10 (12.05%) IT Manager
5 8 (9.64%) Operations Manager
6 7 (8.43%) Operations Team Leader
6 7 (8.43%) Systems Manager
6 7 (8.43%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Administrator
7 6 (7.23%) Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Automation Architect
8 5 (6.02%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) Middleware
2 5 (6.02%) .NET
3 3 (3.61%) Web Services
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (12.05%) iPad
3 9 (10.84%) FlexPod
3 9 (10.84%) VCE vBlock
4 8 (9.64%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.02%) Private Cloud
6 4 (4.82%) AS400
6 4 (4.82%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.61%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.61%) iPhone
7 3 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.41%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.41%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.20%) Online Banking
9 1 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 70 (84.34%) Windows
2 50 (60.24%) Windows Server
3 35 (42.17%) Linux
4 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (15.66%) Windows 7
7 11 (13.25%) Windows 8
8 10 (12.05%) CentOS
9 9 (10.84%) Windows XP
10 7 (8.43%) Unix
11 5 (6.02%) Windows 10
12 4 (4.82%) AIX
12 4 (4.82%) Mac OS X
12 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (4.82%) zOS
13 3 (3.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.94%) ITIL
2 11 (13.25%) Demand Management
3 10 (12.05%) Converged Infrastructure
3 10 (12.05%) Mentoring
4 8 (9.64%) High Availability
4 8 (9.64%) Logistics
4 8 (9.64%) Server Building
5 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (8.43%) Migration
5 7 (8.43%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (7.23%) Change Management
6 6 (7.23%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (6.02%) Change Control
7 5 (6.02%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (6.02%) Presales
8 4 (4.82%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.82%) Service Management
9 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) PowerShell
2 17 (20.48%) SQL
3 10 (12.05%) Perl
3 10 (12.05%) Python
3 10 (12.05%) Ruby
4 7 (8.43%) Bash Shell
4 7 (8.43%) Java
5 5 (6.02%) C
6 4 (4.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) MCSE
1 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (10.84%) VCDX
4 7 (8.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (7.23%) CCNA
6 5 (6.02%) CISSP
7 4 (4.82%) CCNP
7 4 (4.82%) CCVP
7 4 (4.82%) Degree
7 4 (4.82%) MCSA
7 4 (4.82%) NVQ Level 3
8 3 (3.61%) GCIH
9 1 (1.20%) CCIE
9 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.28%) PCI DSS
2 12 (14.46%) SLA
3 5 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (25.30%) Hyper-V
2 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (18.07%) vSphere
4 10 (12.05%) vCloud
5 9 (10.84%) Docker
6 4 (4.82%) Firmware
6 4 (4.82%) ISA Server
6 4 (4.82%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.41%) XenApp
7 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.41%) XenServer
8 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) Ansible
1 10 (12.05%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (12.05%) Puppet
2 6 (7.23%) vRealize
3 4 (4.82%) WSUS
4 3 (3.61%) Grafana
5 2 (2.41%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (45.78%) VMware
2 31 (37.35%) Microsoft
3 25 (30.12%) Cisco
4 13 (15.66%) Dell
5 10 (12.05%) HP
5 10 (12.05%) Nimsoft
6 6 (7.23%) Citrix
6 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds
6 6 (7.23%) Veeam
7 5 (6.02%) Avaya
8 4 (4.82%) IBM
8 4 (4.82%) NetApp
9 3 (3.61%) Kaspersky
9 3 (3.61%) Sun
9 3 (3.61%) Xerox
10 2 (2.41%) Apple
10 2 (2.41%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.41%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.20%) Symantec
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