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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 34 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.60% 6.42% 7.08%
As % of the System Software category 41.98% 58.57% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 40
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -11.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,825 £22,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
81 70 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 15.73% 10.95% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 80 60 52
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Slough

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 59 (83.10%) Windows
2 37 (52.11%) SCCM
3 35 (49.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 35 (49.30%) Data Security
4 34 (47.89%) PCI DSS
5 33 (46.48%) Network Security
5 33 (46.48%) Finance
6 27 (38.03%) MS Office
6 27 (38.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (36.62%) Cisco
8 25 (35.21%) F5
8 25 (35.21%) ServiceNow
9 24 (33.80%) Kalman Filter
9 24 (33.80%) IIS
9 24 (33.80%) Change Management
9 24 (33.80%) Websense
10 23 (32.39%) DHCP
10 23 (32.39%) DNS
10 23 (32.39%) MS Exchange
10 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
10 23 (32.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (30.99%) VMware ESXi
12 19 (26.76%) ARCserve
13 18 (25.35%) ISA Server
14 17 (23.94%) McAfee
14 17 (23.94%) Juniper
14 17 (23.94%) MS Visio
14 17 (23.94%) Exchange Server 2013
15 16 (22.54%) KVM
16 15 (21.13%) ITIL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 24 (33.80%) IIS
2 23 (32.39%) MS Exchange
3 17 (23.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (16.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
7 8 (11.27%) Lync
8 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.82%) Apache
10 1 (1.41%) Drupal
10 1 (1.41%) WordPress
10 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
10 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (38.03%) MS Office
2 17 (23.94%) MS Visio
3 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Office 365
2 3 (4.23%) SaaS
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (46.48%) Network Security
2 23 (32.39%) DHCP
2 23 (32.39%) DNS
3 9 (12.68%) SAN
4 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
4 7 (9.86%) SSL
5 6 (8.45%) Internet
5 6 (8.45%) Firewall
5 6 (8.45%) LDAP
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.23%) LAN
7 2 (2.82%) VoIP
7 2 (2.82%) WAN
7 2 (2.82%) VPN
7 2 (2.82%) Intranet
8 1 (1.41%) Wireless
8 1 (1.41%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
1 6 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (46.48%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) German Language
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 18 (25.35%) Server Engineer
2 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (8.45%) Architect
3 6 (8.45%) Developer
3 6 (8.45%) Principle Engineer
3 6 (8.45%) Operations Manager
3 6 (8.45%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (5.63%) Administrator
4 4 (5.63%) Analyst
4 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (4.23%) IT Support
5 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 3 (4.23%) IT Manager
5 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (4.23%) Support Manager
5 3 (4.23%) IT Support Manager
5 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) Web Services
1 8 (11.27%) WCF
2 6 (8.45%) WSDL
2 6 (8.45%) .NET
2 6 (8.45%) HTML
2 6 (8.45%) XML
2 6 (8.45%) CSS
2 6 (8.45%) CSS3
2 6 (8.45%) HTML5
2 6 (8.45%) jQuery
2 6 (8.45%) Ajax
3 3 (4.23%) LINQ
3 3 (4.23%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (4.23%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (4.23%) ADO.NET
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.23%) XSL
4 1 (1.41%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.23%) EqualLogic
2 3 (4.23%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.23%) Replication
3 2 (2.82%) DTV
3 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.41%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 59 (83.10%) Windows
2 27 (38.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (32.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (15.49%) UNIX
5 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.45%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.82%) Linux
9 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.41%) Android
9 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.41%) CentOS
9 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) Data Security
2 24 (33.80%) Kalman Filter
2 24 (33.80%) Change Management
3 15 (21.13%) ITIL
4 10 (14.08%) Change Control
5 9 (12.68%) Supplier Management
6 7 (9.86%) Migration
7 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.63%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.63%) Document Management
9 3 (4.23%) Software Deployment
9 3 (4.23%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (4.23%) OO
10 2 (2.82%) Programme Management
10 2 (2.82%) Workflow
10 2 (2.82%) Process Management
10 2 (2.82%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.82%) Email Management
10 2 (2.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.86%) SQL
3 6 (8.45%) C#
4 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.08%) CCNA
2 10 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.08%) MCITP
3 8 (11.27%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (8.45%) MCDBA
4 6 (8.45%) MCP
4 6 (8.45%) MCSD
4 6 (8.45%) MCTS
5 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.63%) MCSE
5 4 (5.63%) Degree
6 3 (4.23%) VCP5
7 1 (1.41%) MCSA
7 1 (1.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (49.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 34 (47.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (30.99%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (25.35%) ISA Server
3 16 (22.54%) KVM
4 8 (11.27%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (7.04%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.23%) vSphere
7 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 37 (52.11%) SCCM
2 19 (26.76%) ARCserve
3 3 (4.23%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.82%) Plesk
4 2 (2.82%) SCOM
5 1 (1.41%) WSUS
5 1 (1.41%) Nagios
5 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Cisco
2 25 (35.21%) F5
2 25 (35.21%) ServiceNow
3 24 (33.80%) Websense
4 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
5 17 (23.94%) McAfee
5 17 (23.94%) Juniper
6 14 (19.72%) VMware
7 11 (15.49%) Oracle
8 6 (8.45%) HP
9 4 (5.63%) Dell
10 3 (4.23%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (4.23%) CA
11 2 (2.82%) NetApp
11 2 (2.82%) Citrix
11 2 (2.82%) SAP
12 1 (1.41%) EMC
12 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.41%) IBM
Slough, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Car allowance, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
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