The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 17 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 12.41% 9.50% 4.35%
As % of the System Software category 80.95% 90.48% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 7
Average salary £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,400 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £34,000 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
System Software Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
21 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 15.33% 10.50% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 8
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Hertfordshire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Active Directory
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in St Albans

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 33 (73.33%) VMware
3 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (37.78%) MS Excel
5 17 (37.78%) MCSE
6 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (24.44%) IIS
9 10 (22.22%) CCNA
9 10 (22.22%) Clustering
9 10 (22.22%) Data Security
9 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (22.22%) Data Protection
9 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 10 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
9 10 (22.22%) Degree
10 9 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (20.00%) VB
11 8 (17.78%) DNS
11 8 (17.78%) DHCP
11 8 (17.78%) Firewall
12 7 (15.56%) vSphere
12 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
12 7 (15.56%) Finance
13 6 (13.33%) Thin Client
13 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
13 6 (13.33%) NetApp

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 11 (24.44%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (37.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) DNS
1 8 (17.78%) DHCP
1 8 (17.78%) Firewall
2 6 (13.33%) WAN
2 6 (13.33%) LAN
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) VoIP
4 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Support Technician
4 8 (17.78%) Senior Technician
5 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Software Programmer
7 3 (6.67%) IT Support
7 3 (6.67%) Programmer
7 3 (6.67%) Server Support
7 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.44%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Server Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Systems Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Systems Support Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Clustering
2 6 (13.33%) Thin Client
2 6 (13.33%) Fat Client
3 5 (11.11%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Vista
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.67%) Linux
7 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Data Security
1 10 (22.22%) Data Protection
1 10 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (13.33%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.67%) Network Design
4 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.67%) RAD
5 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) VB
2 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) C++
4 3 (6.67%) VC++
5 1 (2.22%) R
5 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (37.78%) MCSE
3 10 (22.22%) CCNA
3 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.22%) MCTS
4 1 (2.22%) MCITP
4 1 (2.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 9 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (15.56%) vSphere
5 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) VMware
2 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) NetApp
3 6 (13.33%) McAfee
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco
3 6 (13.33%) HP
3 6 (13.33%) Citrix
4 5 (11.11%) Novell
5 4 (8.89%) Apple
6 3 (6.67%) Veeam
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
St Albans
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