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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 24 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 9.60% 5.68% 8.53%
As % of the System Software category 40.68% 60.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 17
Average salary £35,000 £20,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.83% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,050 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
59 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 23.60% 9.46% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 19
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Solihull

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 43 (87.76%) Windows
2 32 (65.31%) Finance
3 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
4 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (40.82%) VMware
6 19 (38.78%) LAN
6 19 (38.78%) WAN
6 19 (38.78%) DHCP
6 19 (38.78%) DNS
6 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
8 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
9 14 (28.57%) IIS
9 14 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 14 (28.57%) vSphere
10 13 (26.53%) Cisco
11 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (22.45%) VMware ESX
12 11 (22.45%) Firewall
12 11 (22.45%) CCNA
12 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (22.45%) SQL
12 11 (22.45%) ITIL
13 10 (20.41%) MS Office
13 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
14 9 (18.37%) VB6
14 9 (18.37%) Subversion

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (28.57%) IIS
1 14 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.16%) CMS
3 4 (8.16%) EPiServer CMS
3 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Office
2 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.16%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.78%) LAN
1 19 (38.78%) WAN
1 19 (38.78%) DHCP
1 19 (38.78%) DNS
2 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
3 11 (22.45%) Firewall
4 7 (14.29%) VPN
4 7 (14.29%) SAN
5 5 (10.20%) Internet
6 4 (8.16%) VLAN
7 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Subversion
General
1 32 (65.31%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 13 (26.53%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (26.53%) Network Analyst
4 12 (24.49%) Senior Network Analyst
4 12 (24.49%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (18.37%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (18.37%) .NET Developer
5 9 (18.37%) VB.NET Developer
5 9 (18.37%) Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Technical Manager
6 5 (10.20%) IT Technical Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Server Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) IT Support
7 3 (6.12%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) HTML
1 9 (18.37%) .NET
1 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
1 9 (18.37%) Web Services
1 9 (18.37%) XML
1 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (4.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 43 (87.76%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
6 9 (18.37%) Windows 8
7 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL
2 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
2 5 (10.20%) Operations Management
2 5 (10.20%) ITIL V3
2 5 (10.20%) Server Monitoring
2 5 (10.20%) Line Management
3 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.16%) Supply Chain Management
3 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.12%) Coaching
5 2 (4.08%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.04%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 9 (18.37%) VB
2 9 (18.37%) VB.NET
2 9 (18.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) CCNA
1 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) vSphere
2 11 (22.45%) VMware ESX
3 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) WSUS
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.82%) VMware
3 13 (26.53%) Cisco
4 4 (8.16%) EPiServer
4 4 (8.16%) Citrix
5 3 (6.12%) EMC
6 2 (4.08%) IBM
6 2 (4.08%) NetApp
6 2 (4.08%) Lotus
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