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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 38 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.42% 9.12% 9.02%
As % of the System Software category 23.68% 66.67% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 19
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
38 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 14.45% 13.68% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 36
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Solihull

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (65.63%) Windows
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (31.25%) VMware
5 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
5 9 (28.13%) ITIL
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (25.00%) NetApp
6 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 7 (21.88%) DNS
7 7 (21.88%) LAN
7 7 (21.88%) WAN
8 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
8 6 (18.75%) SLA
8 6 (18.75%) Terminal Services
8 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (18.75%) vSphere
9 5 (15.63%) Time Management
9 5 (15.63%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) Citrix
9 5 (15.63%) CRM
9 5 (15.63%) IIS
9 5 (15.63%) Line Management
10 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
10 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 4 (12.50%) VB.NET

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.13%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (3.13%) CMS
5 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
1 7 (21.88%) LAN
1 7 (21.88%) WAN
2 4 (12.50%) DHCP
2 4 (12.50%) VPN
2 4 (12.50%) Internet
2 4 (12.50%) VLAN
3 3 (9.38%) Kerberos
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) DMZ
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Software Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Support Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Development Manager
4 2 (6.25%) IT Support
4 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) HTML5
2 3 (9.38%) jQuery
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) Ajax
3 1 (3.13%) WinForms
3 1 (3.13%) LAMP
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) EqualLogic
2 3 (9.38%) Statistics
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Time Management
2 5 (15.63%) CRM
2 5 (15.63%) Line Management
3 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (6.25%) Data Governance
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) B2B
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (3.13%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) VB6
4 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) NCDA
2 1 (3.13%) NCIE
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (18.75%) Terminal Services
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) vSphere
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) NetApp
4 5 (15.63%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) Dell
5 2 (6.25%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (3.13%) Veeam
6 1 (3.13%) EPiServer
6 1 (3.13%) Apple
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) Adobe
6 1 (3.13%) HP
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