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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 1 30
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +29
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 3 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.01% 32.65% 4.46%
As % of the System Software category 42.86% 94.12% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 28 9
Average salary £41,500 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
7 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 4.70% 34.69% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 13
Average salary £41,500 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 3 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) 3PAR
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) SAN
4 5 (45.45%) Reuters
5 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 4 (36.36%) Open Source
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (36.36%) Low Latency
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 2 (18.18%) Dell
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (18.18%) SQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (18.18%) IIS
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) dBASE
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Field Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Open Source
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) SOA
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Low Latency
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VCP4
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Reuters
2 5 (45.45%) 3PAR
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Websense
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago