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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 44 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.31% 5.48% 4.24%
As % of the System Software category 42.42% 85.11% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 25
Average salary £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
66 47 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.17% 6.44% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 58 47 52
Average salary £30,500 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.96% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £55,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
Tamworth -7 10 £22,000 -32.30%
Stoke-on-Trent -11 7 £24,250 +10.22% 1
Cannock +14 5 £31,500 +26.00%
Burton-upon-Trent +9 2 £25,500 -21.53% 2
Stafford -12 2 £33,750 +50.00% 2
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 26 (43.33%) LAN
2 26 (43.33%) VMware
3 25 (41.67%) Citrix
4 24 (40.00%) WAN
5 23 (38.33%) DNS
6 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 20 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 20 (33.33%) MS Office
8 19 (31.67%) TCP/IP
9 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (26.67%) Windows 8
10 16 (26.67%) DHCP
11 14 (23.33%) Windows XP
11 14 (23.33%) Cisco
12 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (21.67%) SQL
12 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
13 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
14 10 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (16.67%) VPN
15 9 (15.00%) Firewall
15 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
16 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
16 8 (13.33%) Avaya
17 7 (11.67%) Blackberry
17 7 (11.67%) Apple

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 20 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (11.67%) IIS
4 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.67%) Site Server
8 1 (1.67%) GroupWise
8 1 (1.67%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (33.33%) MS Office
2 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 26 (43.33%) LAN
2 24 (40.00%) WAN
3 23 (38.33%) DNS
4 19 (31.67%) TCP/IP
5 16 (26.67%) DHCP
6 10 (16.67%) VPN
7 9 (15.00%) Firewall
8 7 (11.67%) Wireless
9 5 (8.33%) VLAN
9 5 (8.33%) SAN
10 4 (6.67%) VoIP
11 1 (1.67%) Intranet
11 1 (1.67%) Internet
11 1 (1.67%) MPLS
11 1 (1.67%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.67%) Network Security
11 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.67%) WebEx
11 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.67%) Hudson
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
1 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Analyst
2 17 (28.33%) Support Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) IT Support
6 7 (11.67%) Desktop Support
6 7 (11.67%) Administrator
6 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Support Technician
7 6 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Network Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) Replication
3 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.67%) EPoS
4 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (26.67%) Windows 8
4 14 (23.33%) Windows XP
5 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.00%) UNIX
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.33%) Linux
9 1 (1.67%) NetWare
9 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.67%) ITIL
2 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (5.00%) DRM
3 3 (5.00%) Workflow
3 3 (5.00%) Migration
4 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.33%) Project Management
4 2 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (3.33%) Server Building
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (1.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (1.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.67%) Line Management
5 1 (1.67%) People Management
5 1 (1.67%) Service Management
5 1 (1.67%) CRM
5 1 (1.67%) ERP
5 1 (1.67%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) C
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.67%) MCSE
2 7 (11.67%) MCTS
2 7 (11.67%) MCITP
3 6 (10.00%) CCNA
3 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.33%) Degree
5 4 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.00%) CISSP
7 1 (1.67%) HNC
7 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.67%) XenApp
4 6 (10.00%) Terminal Server
5 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (5.00%) vSphere
6 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.67%) Novell eDirectory
6 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) SCOM
2 3 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) Sysprep
3 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.67%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) VMware
2 25 (41.67%) Citrix
3 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (23.33%) Cisco
5 8 (13.33%) Avaya
6 7 (11.67%) Apple
7 5 (8.33%) HP
8 4 (6.67%) Lotus
9 3 (5.00%) CA
9 3 (5.00%) Sun
10 1 (1.67%) SAP
10 1 (1.67%) Novell
10 1 (1.67%) Juniper
10 1 (1.67%) Symantec
10 1 (1.67%) McAfee
10 1 (1.67%) Altiris
10 1 (1.67%) Infor
10 1 (1.67%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.67%) Veeam
10 1 (1.67%) M86 Security
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago