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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 43 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.64% 3.85% 5.45%
As % of the System Software category 81.13% 52.27% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 17 38
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,100 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
53 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.41% 7.36% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 47
Median salary £33,500 £28,550 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -12.15%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 September 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 September 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 +9 20 £25,000 -9.90% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -5 8 £23,000 -6.12%
Lichfield - 5 £40,000 - 2
Stafford +6 3 - -
Cannock +2 3 £32,500 +1.56% 1
Tamworth +2 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 74 (93.67%) Windows
2 40 (50.63%) ITIL
3 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
3 37 (46.84%) Windows Server
4 35 (44.30%) MS Exchange
5 29 (36.71%) MS Office
5 29 (36.71%) VMware
6 27 (34.18%) LAN
7 25 (31.65%) WAN
8 23 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
10 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
11 20 (25.32%) Firewall
12 19 (24.05%) Linux
13 18 (22.78%) DHCP
13 18 (22.78%) Cisco
13 18 (22.78%) Office 365
14 17 (21.52%) Windows 7
14 17 (21.52%) DNS
14 17 (21.52%) SAN
15 16 (20.25%) VPN
16 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
17 13 (16.46%) VLAN
17 13 (16.46%) Network Security
18 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
18 11 (13.92%) IIS
18 11 (13.92%) SMTP
18 11 (13.92%) HP
19 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
20 9 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2010

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 35 (44.30%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.92%) IIS
3 9 (11.39%) Apache
3 9 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.80%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.53%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (36.71%) MS Office
2 21 (26.58%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.78%) Office 365
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.18%) LAN
2 25 (31.65%) WAN
3 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
4 20 (25.32%) Firewall
5 18 (22.78%) DHCP
6 17 (21.52%) DNS
6 17 (21.52%) SAN
7 16 (20.25%) VPN
8 13 (16.46%) Network Security
8 13 (16.46%) VLAN
9 11 (13.92%) SMTP
10 9 (11.39%) HTTP
10 9 (11.39%) ICMP
10 9 (11.39%) SSL
10 9 (11.39%) Telnet
11 4 (5.06%) Skype
12 2 (2.53%) IMAP
12 2 (2.53%) Unified Communications
13 1 (1.27%) NAS
13 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (2.53%) Finance
1 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Support Engineer
2 23 (29.11%) Analyst
3 21 (26.58%) IT Support
4 16 (20.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 16 (20.25%) IT Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) IT Support Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) Support Analyst
6 13 (16.46%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (12.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Help Desk Support
8 9 (11.39%) Service Analyst
8 9 (11.39%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 5 (6.33%) Operations Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Technical Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) .NET
1 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET
1 4 (5.06%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.59%) Smartphone
3 5 (6.33%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.33%) iPhone
4 3 (3.80%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.53%) EPoS
5 2 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.53%) Life Science
5 2 (2.53%) PMI
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) PDA
6 1 (1.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 74 (93.67%) Windows
2 37 (46.84%) Windows Server
3 19 (24.05%) Linux
4 17 (21.52%) Windows 7
5 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (11.39%) Windows 10
7 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (7.59%) Windows 8
9 5 (6.33%) Android
9 5 (6.33%) Windows Phone
10 4 (5.06%) Unix
11 3 (3.80%) SUSE
12 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (50.63%) ITIL
2 9 (11.39%) Data Security
3 7 (8.86%) ERP
3 7 (8.86%) Migration
4 6 (7.59%) Data Management
4 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
4 6 (7.59%) Line Management
4 6 (7.59%) Service Management
5 5 (6.33%) TQM
6 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.06%) Escalation Management
6 4 (5.06%) Logistics
6 4 (5.06%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.06%) SQL Optimisation
7 3 (3.80%) Server Building
7 3 (3.80%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.53%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.53%) Change Control
9 1 (1.27%) Document Management
9 1 (1.27%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) SQL
2 6 (7.59%) Java
2 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.59%) VB
3 4 (5.06%) C#
3 4 (5.06%) PHP
3 4 (5.06%) VBA
4 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.86%) MCSE
3 6 (7.59%) Degree
4 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.53%) MCDST
5 2 (2.53%) MCP
5 2 (2.53%) MCSA
5 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.27%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.27%) CCNA
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (29.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.33%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.80%) BitLocker
4 3 (3.80%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.80%) vSphere
5 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (11.39%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.80%) SCCM
3 2 (2.53%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.53%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 37 (46.84%) Microsoft
2 29 (36.71%) VMware
3 18 (22.78%) Cisco
4 11 (13.92%) HP
5 9 (11.39%) Brocade
5 9 (11.39%) Citrix
5 9 (11.39%) EMC
5 9 (11.39%) IBM
5 9 (11.39%) Symantec
5 9 (11.39%) Veeam
6 7 (8.86%) Sage
7 6 (7.59%) Oracle
8 5 (6.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.06%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.53%) arcserve
10 2 (2.53%) Dell
10 2 (2.53%) Lotus
11 1 (1.27%) Apple
11 1 (1.27%) Draytek
11 1 (1.27%) NetApp
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