The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 23 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 20 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.19% 10.70% 1.45%
As % of the System Software category 51.28% 47.54% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 4
Average salary £30,500 £22,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £18,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £33,150
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

System Software Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 61 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 12.07% 22.51% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 17
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £20,600 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Solihull region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Solihull

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Solihull

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 36 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 30 (68.18%) Windows
3 21 (47.73%) ITIL
4 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
4 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (29.55%) VMware
6 12 (27.27%) MS Office
7 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 10 (22.73%) IIS
9 9 (20.45%) DNS
10 8 (18.18%) Citrix
10 8 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (18.18%) WAN
10 8 (18.18%) LAN
10 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 7 (15.91%) Finance
11 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
11 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (13.64%) IaaS
12 6 (13.64%) EPiServer CMS
12 6 (13.64%) Windows 8
12 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (13.64%) vSphere
12 6 (13.64%) EPiServer
12 6 (13.64%) CMS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 10 (22.73%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) EPiServer CMS
2 6 (13.64%) CMS
2 6 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.27%) Lync
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
2 12 (27.27%) MS Office
3 2 (4.55%) MS Project
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) IaaS
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (20.45%) DNS
3 8 (18.18%) WAN
3 8 (18.18%) LAN
4 6 (13.64%) VLAN
5 4 (9.09%) VPN
5 4 (9.09%) SAN
5 4 (9.09%) Internet
6 3 (6.82%) DHCP
7 2 (4.55%) Firewall
8 1 (2.27%) 4G
8 1 (2.27%) Network Security
8 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.27%) 3G
8 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Team Leader
1 9 (20.45%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Support Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Developer
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.55%) Statistics
4 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.27%) Android
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 6 (13.64%) Supply Chain Management
3 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.55%) Release Management
5 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.55%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.27%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.27%) Use Case
6 1 (2.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) VB
2 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
2 2 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (13.64%) vSphere
3 4 (9.09%) Terminal Services
3 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) XenApp
4 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) VMware
3 8 (18.18%) Citrix
4 6 (13.64%) EPiServer
4 6 (13.64%) NetApp
4 6 (13.64%) EMC
5 2 (4.55%) Dell
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 2 (4.55%) Symantec
5 2 (4.55%) Apple
5 2 (4.55%) Lotus
6 1 (2.27%) Veeam
6 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.27%) Remedy
6 1 (2.27%) Adobe
6 1 (2.27%) HP
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
The Curve Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, on call
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Britvic
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago