The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 44 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.22% 3.77% 4.64%
As % of the System Software category 90.48% 43.86% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 19
Average salary £22,750 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,600 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,700 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,125 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -2.57%
System Software Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 57 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.77% 8.58% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 38
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +16 19 £22,000 +8.64%
Stafford -7 4 £23,250 -13.88%
Tamworth +9 3 £32,500 -16.66%
Burton-upon-Trent -12 3 £32,500 +10.16% 1
Lichfield - 3 £18,000 - 1
Cannock +7 1 £25,000 -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 65 (95.59%) Windows
2 35 (51.47%) Citrix
3 29 (42.65%) MS Office
4 25 (36.76%) MS Excel
5 22 (32.35%) DNS
6 20 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 20 (29.41%) Cisco
6 20 (29.41%) Blackberry
7 19 (27.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
8 18 (26.47%) LAN
8 18 (26.47%) WAN
8 18 (26.47%) Windows 8
9 16 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 16 (23.53%) MS Exchange
9 16 (23.53%) VMware
10 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
11 14 (20.59%) Windows XP
11 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (17.65%) DHCP
12 12 (17.65%) SQL
13 11 (16.18%) VPN
14 10 (14.71%) Hyper-V
14 10 (14.71%) Linux
14 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (13.24%) Apple
15 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (13.24%) MCSE
15 9 (13.24%) ITIL
15 9 (13.24%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (27.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 16 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (10.29%) IIS
4 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.41%) Lync
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.94%) GroupWise
7 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 29 (42.65%) MS Office
2 25 (36.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.35%) DNS
2 20 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 18 (26.47%) LAN
3 18 (26.47%) WAN
4 12 (17.65%) DHCP
5 11 (16.18%) VPN
6 6 (8.82%) LDAP
6 6 (8.82%) Firewall
7 5 (7.35%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (5.88%) SAN
8 4 (5.88%) VLAN
8 4 (5.88%) Wireless
9 2 (2.94%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (10.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Automotive
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Analyst
2 15 (22.06%) Support Engineer
2 15 (22.06%) IT Support
3 11 (16.18%) Service Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Help Desk Support
6 7 (10.29%) Help Desk Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Support Technician
7 6 (8.82%) Technical Support
7 6 (8.82%) IT Support Technician
7 6 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (7.35%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Support Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Technical Manager
10 3 (4.41%) Support Manager
10 3 (4.41%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.41%) Blackberry
2 8 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (95.59%) Windows
2 18 (26.47%) Windows 8
3 14 (20.59%) Windows XP
3 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (14.71%) Linux
5 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (11.76%) Debian
6 8 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) E-Commerce
2 9 (13.24%) ITIL
3 6 (8.82%) Software Deployment
4 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (2.94%) ETL
5 1 (1.47%) Service Management
5 1 (1.47%) ITSM
5 1 (1.47%) Web Development
5 1 (1.47%) Time Management
5 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.47%) Data Modelling
5 1 (1.47%) ERP
5 1 (1.47%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.24%) MCSE
3 7 (10.29%) Degree
4 5 (7.35%) MCITP
4 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.35%) CCNA
5 4 (5.88%) MCSA
5 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.88%) MCTS
6 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.82%) XenApp
3 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.41%) Terminal Server
3 3 (4.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) WSUS
2 5 (7.35%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (51.47%) Citrix
2 20 (29.41%) Cisco
3 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 16 (23.53%) VMware
5 9 (13.24%) Apple
6 8 (11.76%) Talend
7 4 (5.88%) HP
7 4 (5.88%) Avaya
8 2 (2.94%) Symantec
8 2 (2.94%) Novell
8 2 (2.94%) Altiris
9 1 (1.47%) Mitel
9 1 (1.47%) Google
9 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.47%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.47%) Lotus
9 1 (1.47%) Sage
9 1 (1.47%) Acronis
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 22 days ago