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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 47 33 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 30 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.48% 6.51% 4.50%
As % of the System Software category 88.24% 57.14% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 30
Median salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,200 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,300 £27,200
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
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
34 70 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.07% 11.40% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 28 60 38
Median salary £25,000 £31,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% +26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -12 11 £26,000 +15.55%
Tamworth -6 8 £20,000 -20.00%
Burton-upon-Trent -10 4 £18,750 -16.66%
Stafford +3 1 £22,000 -43.58%
Cannock -3 1 £24,000 -23.80%
Lichfield - 1 £27,500 -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 58 (98.31%) Windows
2 40 (67.80%) Windows Server
3 28 (47.46%) VMware
4 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
5 22 (37.29%) MS Office
6 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
9 15 (25.42%) MS Exchange
9 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
9 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (20.34%) Firewall
11 12 (20.34%) SAN
11 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (20.34%) ITIL
12 11 (18.64%) Citrix
12 11 (18.64%) Hyper-V
13 9 (15.25%) MCSE
13 9 (15.25%) SQL
13 9 (15.25%) VLAN
13 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
14 8 (13.56%) Server Building
14 8 (13.56%) McAfee ePO
14 8 (13.56%) DNS
14 8 (13.56%) Intel Security
14 8 (13.56%) Cisco
14 8 (13.56%) Site Server
15 7 (11.86%) DHCP
15 7 (11.86%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (25.42%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.56%) Site Server
3 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) MS Office
2 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) Firewall
1 12 (20.34%) SAN
2 9 (15.25%) VLAN
3 8 (13.56%) DNS
4 7 (11.86%) DHCP
4 7 (11.86%) LAN
5 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
5 6 (10.17%) VoIP
6 5 (8.47%) WAN
7 4 (6.78%) VPN
8 2 (3.39%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.69%) IMAP
9 1 (1.69%) Network Security
9 1 (1.69%) SMTP
9 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 16 (27.12%) Support Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (18.64%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 11 (18.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (18.64%) Active Directory Support
4 11 (18.64%) Exchange Support
4 11 (18.64%) Service Analyst
4 11 (18.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Support Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) Technical Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Windows Engineer
6 9 (15.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (15.25%) Exchange Engineer
6 9 (15.25%) Help Desk Analyst
6 9 (15.25%) IT Support
6 9 (15.25%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) .NET
1 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
1 4 (6.78%) CGI
2 1 (1.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Blackberry
1 4 (6.78%) Smartphone
2 3 (5.08%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.08%) EMC VNX
2 3 (5.08%) EMC VNXe
2 3 (5.08%) Statistics
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Life Science
3 1 (1.69%) PDA
3 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 58 (98.31%) Windows
2 40 (67.80%) Windows Server
3 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.47%) Linux
8 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) ITIL
2 8 (13.56%) Server Building
3 6 (10.17%) People Management
4 4 (6.78%) Data Management
4 4 (6.78%) Escalation Management
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Optimisation
5 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.08%) Information Management
5 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (5.08%) Line Management
5 3 (5.08%) Presales
5 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.08%) Service Management
6 2 (3.39%) Change Control
6 2 (3.39%) Coaching
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.39%) TQM
7 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.78%) C#
3 4 (6.78%) Java
3 4 (6.78%) PHP
3 4 (6.78%) VB
3 4 (6.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.25%) MCSE
3 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.17%) Degree
4 6 (10.17%) MCITP
5 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (6.78%) MCP
6 4 (6.78%) MCSA
7 3 (5.08%) CCA
7 3 (5.08%) CCNA
7 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.08%) MCDST
8 2 (3.39%) A+ Certification
8 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.69%) CCDA
9 1 (1.69%) CCNP
9 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.64%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.17%) XenApp
4 4 (6.78%) vSphere
5 1 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) VMware
2 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.64%) Citrix
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco
4 8 (13.56%) Intel Security
5 6 (10.17%) Oracle
6 4 (6.78%) HP
7 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.08%) EMC
8 1 (1.69%) Apple
8 1 (1.69%) Dell
8 1 (1.69%) Mitel
8 1 (1.69%) NetApp
8 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
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