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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 24 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.21% 8.96% 4.81%
As % of the System Software category 45.00% 44.64% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 13
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £42,500 £32,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
20 56 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 7.14% 20.07% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 19
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,650 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) NetApp
6 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) XenApp
7 6 (31.58%) Citrix
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) IIS
8 4 (21.05%) Time Management
8 4 (21.05%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
8 4 (21.05%) NetScaler
8 4 (21.05%) Line Management
8 4 (21.05%) Web Development
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (21.05%) Internet
8 4 (21.05%) MySQL
8 4 (21.05%) MCSE
8 4 (21.05%) MCSA
8 4 (21.05%) Apache
8 4 (21.05%) VB
8 4 (21.05%) PHP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) IIS
3 4 (21.05%) Apache
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) SAN
3 4 (21.05%) Internet
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) NetScaler
4 2 (10.53%) VLAN
4 2 (10.53%) DMZ
4 2 (10.53%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Back Office
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (26.32%) Server Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Statistics
3 1 (5.26%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) CRM
1 4 (21.05%) Web Development
1 4 (21.05%) Time Management
1 4 (21.05%) Line Management
2 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
2 2 (10.53%) SDLC
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.53%) B2B
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Release Management
3 1 (5.26%) Server Patching
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
3 4 (21.05%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) MCSA
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) NCDA
2 1 (5.26%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (31.58%) XenApp
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) NetApp
4 6 (31.58%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
The Paragon Group of Companies
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