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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 51 35 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 32 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.66% 6.16% 5.06%
As % of the System Software category 78.05% 52.78% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 38
Median salary £26,000 £24,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £21,550 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,450 £30,400
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
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
41 72 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.98% 11.67% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 66 47
Median salary £28,812 £31,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +29.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 17 £26,000 +9.47% 1
Tamworth -8 5 £25,250 +12.22% 1
Stafford +7 4 £22,000 -43.58%
Burton-upon-Trent -16 1 £18,500 -32.72% 1
Uttoxeter - 1 £23,500 -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 61 (93.85%) Windows
2 37 (56.92%) Windows Server
3 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
3 24 (36.92%) VMware
4 21 (32.31%) ITIL
4 21 (32.31%) MS Office
5 17 (26.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (24.62%) MS Exchange
7 15 (23.08%) Firewall
8 14 (21.54%) Cisco
8 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (21.54%) Windows 7
8 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (20.00%) LAN
9 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 12 (18.46%) SAN
11 11 (16.92%) SQL
11 11 (16.92%) WAN
11 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
12 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (15.38%) Hyper-V
13 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (13.85%) Citrix
13 9 (13.85%) VLAN
14 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
14 8 (12.31%) DNS
14 8 (12.31%) MCSE
15 7 (10.77%) Server Building
16 6 (9.23%) Site Server

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 16 (24.62%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.23%) Site Server
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (32.31%) MS Office
2 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) Firewall
2 13 (20.00%) LAN
3 12 (18.46%) SAN
4 11 (16.92%) WAN
5 9 (13.85%) VLAN
6 8 (12.31%) DNS
6 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
7 5 (7.69%) DHCP
7 5 (7.69%) VoIP
8 4 (6.15%) VPN
9 3 (4.62%) Network Security
10 2 (3.08%) IMAP
10 2 (3.08%) SMTP
11 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.54%) NAS
11 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.08%) Finance
1 2 (3.08%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Analyst
1 18 (27.69%) Support Engineer
2 16 (24.62%) IT Support
3 12 (18.46%) IT Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (16.92%) Technical Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (15.38%) Active Directory Support
5 10 (15.38%) Exchange Support
5 10 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Service Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (13.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 9 (13.85%) Support Analyst
7 8 (12.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Help Desk Analyst
7 8 (12.31%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) .NET
1 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
1 4 (6.15%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.15%) Smartphone
3 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.62%) Statistics
4 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) PMI
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.54%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.54%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Life Science
5 1 (1.54%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 61 (93.85%) Windows
2 37 (56.92%) Windows Server
3 14 (21.54%) Windows 7
3 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (9.23%) Windows 10
6 5 (7.69%) Linux
7 4 (6.15%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) ITIL
2 7 (10.77%) Server Building
3 6 (9.23%) Data Management
3 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
3 6 (9.23%) Line Management
4 5 (7.69%) Migration
4 5 (7.69%) TQM
5 4 (6.15%) ERP
5 4 (6.15%) Escalation Management
5 4 (6.15%) People Management
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Optimisation
6 3 (4.62%) Information Management
6 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.62%) Service Management
7 2 (3.08%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.08%) Change Control
7 2 (3.08%) Coaching
7 2 (3.08%) Presales
8 1 (1.54%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.15%) C#
3 4 (6.15%) Java
3 4 (6.15%) PHP
3 4 (6.15%) VB
3 4 (6.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.31%) MCSE
3 6 (9.23%) Degree
3 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.69%) MCITP
5 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (6.15%) MCP
5 4 (6.15%) MCSA
5 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.62%) CCNA
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.62%) MCDST
7 2 (3.08%) A+ Certification
7 2 (3.08%) CCA
7 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.54%) CCDA
8 1 (1.54%) CCNP
8 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (26.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.23%) vSphere
4 5 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (7.69%) XenApp
5 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
1 24 (36.92%) VMware
2 14 (21.54%) Cisco
3 9 (13.85%) Citrix
4 6 (9.23%) Intel Security
5 5 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.69%) HP
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle
6 4 (6.15%) Sage
6 4 (6.15%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.08%) Dell
8 1 (1.54%) Apple
8 1 (1.54%) Draytek
8 1 (1.54%) EMC
8 1 (1.54%) Mitel
8 1 (1.54%) NetApp
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22.5k - 26k per year + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago