The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 27 59 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.49% 11.30% 6.75%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 78.67% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 34
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £19,800 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £37,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
36 75 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.99% 14.37% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 60 43
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent +5 9 £25,500 +4.08% 1
Lichfield +1 4 £27,500 +35.80% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -20 3 £23,500 +4.44% 5
Tamworth -14 2 £51,500 +178.37%
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 43 (97.73%) Windows
2 37 (84.09%) Windows Server
3 33 (75.00%) VMware
4 22 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (43.18%) MS Exchange
7 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
8 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
10 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (25.00%) Citrix
11 11 (25.00%) VLAN
12 10 (22.73%) Cisco
12 10 (22.73%) McAfee
12 10 (22.73%) Site Server
12 10 (22.73%) Server Building
12 10 (22.73%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
14 8 (18.18%) Firewall
14 8 (18.18%) DNS
14 8 (18.18%) SQL
14 8 (18.18%) SAN
15 7 (15.91%) MCSE
15 7 (15.91%) LAN
15 7 (15.91%) WAN
15 7 (15.91%) DHCP
15 7 (15.91%) MCITP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 19 (43.18%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.73%) Site Server
3 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) Lync
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) VLAN
2 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.18%) DNS
3 8 (18.18%) Firewall
3 8 (18.18%) SAN
4 7 (15.91%) DHCP
4 7 (15.91%) LAN
4 7 (15.91%) WAN
5 4 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 4 (9.09%) VoIP
6 3 (6.82%) VPN
6 3 (6.82%) Wireless
7 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.27%) IPv4
8 1 (2.27%) Network Security
8 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.27%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Hudson
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Support Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 12 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 10 (22.73%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
4 10 (22.73%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 10 (22.73%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 10 (22.73%) Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) Server Support
4 10 (22.73%) Technical Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) Technical Support
4 10 (22.73%) Technical Support Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) EMC VNX
1 3 (6.82%) EMC VNXe
1 3 (6.82%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) EPoS
3 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.27%) Statistics
3 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (97.73%) Windows
2 37 (84.09%) Windows Server
3 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.82%) Linux
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Server Building
2 6 (13.64%) People Management
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL
3 5 (11.36%) Presales
4 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.55%) Coaching
5 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.55%) ERP
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.27%) Change Control
6 1 (2.27%) Data Management
6 1 (2.27%) Information Management
6 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.27%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.27%) Security Patching
6 1 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) C#
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.91%) MCITP
2 7 (15.91%) MCSE
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (9.09%) CCA
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.55%) CCNA
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.55%) MCTS
7 1 (2.27%) CCNP
7 1 (2.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.36%) XenApp
4 3 (6.82%) vSphere
5 2 (4.55%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.27%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) VMware
2 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.00%) Citrix
4 10 (22.73%) Cisco
4 10 (22.73%) McAfee
5 3 (6.82%) Avaya
5 3 (6.82%) EMC
6 2 (4.55%) HP
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (2.27%) arcserve
7 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.27%) Lotus
7 1 (2.27%) Mitel
7 1 (2.27%) NetApp
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 26k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton on Trent
Healthcare at Home
Salary: £18,000 to £19,500 depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cannock
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 27 days ago