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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 39 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.37% 0.68% 8.70%
As % of the System Software category 88.89% 12.50% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 12
Average salary £28,750 £27,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £27,500 £39,050
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.04% 5.41% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 23
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in St Albans

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (80.00%) VMware
2 20 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (68.00%) Firewall
5 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (52.00%) Cisco
7 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
8 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (44.00%) HP
8 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (36.00%) Citrix
9 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
10 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (32.00%) CCNA
10 8 (32.00%) DHCP
10 8 (32.00%) DNS
11 7 (28.00%) Dell
11 7 (28.00%) MS Office
11 7 (28.00%) XenDesktop
11 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (28.00%) Office 365
12 6 (24.00%) Capacity Management
12 6 (24.00%) MCP
12 6 (24.00%) SQL
12 6 (24.00%) IIS
12 6 (24.00%) SAN
12 6 (24.00%) Thin Client

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (24.00%) IIS
6 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (12.00%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) DHCP
2 8 (32.00%) DNS
3 6 (24.00%) SAN
3 6 (24.00%) VLAN
4 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) dBASE
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) IT Support
3 4 (16.00%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (24.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) Mac OS
6 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (24.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) CCNA
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) MCP
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (28.00%) XenDesktop
4 6 (24.00%) Terminal Services
5 4 (16.00%) vSphere
6 3 (12.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) VMware
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco
4 11 (44.00%) HP
5 9 (36.00%) Citrix
6 7 (28.00%) Dell
7 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
8 5 (20.00%) Apple
9 2 (8.00%) Websense
10 1 (4.00%) Novell
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deloitte
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago