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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 38 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.44% 10.62% 5.44%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 48.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 7
Average salary £42,750 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.16% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £28,650 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,550 £39,050 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
8 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.76% 22.12% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 13
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
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 12 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in St Albans

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) IIS
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) IVR
6 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Novell
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) MS Office
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 2 (18.18%) Office 365
8 1 (9.09%) Open Source
8 1 (9.09%) vSphere
8 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
8 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (9.09%) Low Latency

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) IVR
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Novell
4 1 (9.09%) Reuters
4 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago