The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 34 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.64% 9.09% 3.03%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 44.83% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 5
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% +10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
Active Directory
Hertfordshire

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

System Software Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.77% 20.28% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 10
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) IIS
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (30.00%) IVR
6 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) Novell
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) MS Office
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (20.00%) vSphere
7 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Windows XP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Novell
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £29,000 per annum circa £29,000 plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago