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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 43 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 35 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.11% 5.12% 5.69%
As % of the System Software category 76.09% 48.53% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 40
Median salary £23,500 £24,500 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.08% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £34,300 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,180 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.98% +5.16%
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
46 68 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.72% 10.54% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 47
Median salary £28,812 £31,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £37,500 £44,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 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 27 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 -4 18 £22,500 -6.25% 1
Stafford +12 5 £22,000 -34.81%
Tamworth -4 4 £33,750 +50.00% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -11 2 £23,000 -20.00% 1
Uttoxeter - 1 £23,500 -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 63 (94.03%) Windows
2 35 (52.24%) Windows Server
3 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
4 25 (37.31%) MS Office
5 24 (35.82%) VMware
6 23 (34.33%) ITIL
7 20 (29.85%) LAN
8 18 (26.87%) WAN
8 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (25.37%) MS Exchange
9 17 (25.37%) MS Excel
10 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (23.88%) Windows 7
11 14 (20.90%) Cisco
11 14 (20.90%) Firewall
12 12 (17.91%) SAN
12 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (17.91%) Office 365
12 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
13 10 (14.93%) SQL
13 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
14 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (13.43%) MCSE
14 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
14 9 (13.43%) VLAN
15 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (11.94%) Citrix
15 8 (11.94%) Windows 10
16 7 (10.45%) Server Building

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 17 (25.37%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.46%) Site Server
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (37.31%) MS Office
2 17 (25.37%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Office 365
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.85%) LAN
2 18 (26.87%) WAN
3 14 (20.90%) Firewall
4 12 (17.91%) SAN
5 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
6 9 (13.43%) VLAN
7 7 (10.45%) DNS
8 6 (8.96%) VPN
9 5 (7.46%) VoIP
10 4 (5.97%) DHCP
10 4 (5.97%) Network Security
11 2 (2.99%) IMAP
11 2 (2.99%) Skype
11 2 (2.99%) SMTP
12 1 (1.49%) NAS
12 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (2.99%) Finance
1 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.99%) Retail
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Support Engineer
2 18 (26.87%) Analyst
2 18 (26.87%) IT Support
3 14 (20.90%) IT Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (17.91%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (14.93%) Active Directory Support
6 10 (14.93%) Exchange Support
6 10 (14.93%) Service Analyst
6 10 (14.93%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (14.93%) Technical Engineer
7 9 (13.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 9 (13.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (13.43%) Support Analyst
8 8 (11.94%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 8 (11.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (10.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (10.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (10.45%) Active Directory Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) .NET
1 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
1 4 (5.97%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Smartphone
2 5 (7.46%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.97%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.48%) Statistics
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Life Science
5 2 (2.99%) PMI
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 63 (94.03%) Windows
2 35 (52.24%) Windows Server
3 16 (23.88%) Windows 7
4 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (11.94%) Windows 10
5 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.96%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.46%) Linux
8 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) ITIL
2 7 (10.45%) Migration
2 7 (10.45%) Server Building
3 6 (8.96%) Data Management
3 6 (8.96%) ERP
3 6 (8.96%) Incident Management
3 6 (8.96%) Line Management
4 5 (7.46%) Service Management
4 5 (7.46%) TQM
5 4 (5.97%) Escalation Management
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Optimisation
6 3 (4.48%) Information Management
6 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (2.99%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.99%) Change Control
7 2 (2.99%) People Management
7 2 (2.99%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.49%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (1.49%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.49%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) C#
2 4 (5.97%) Java
2 4 (5.97%) PHP
2 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.97%) VB
2 4 (5.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.43%) MCSE
3 6 (8.96%) Degree
4 5 (7.46%) MCSA
4 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.97%) MCP
6 3 (4.48%) CCNA
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.48%) MCDST
6 3 (4.48%) MCITP
6 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.99%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.49%) CCDA
8 1 (1.49%) CCNP
8 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.45%) vSphere
4 5 (7.46%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.99%) BitLocker
5 2 (2.99%) XenApp
6 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.49%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.82%) VMware
3 14 (20.90%) Cisco
4 8 (11.94%) Citrix
5 6 (8.96%) Sage
6 5 (7.46%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.46%) Intel Security
6 5 (7.46%) SonicWALL
7 4 (5.97%) HP
7 4 (5.97%) Oracle
8 2 (2.99%) Dell
9 1 (1.49%) Apple
9 1 (1.49%) Draytek
9 1 (1.49%) Mitel
9 1 (1.49%) NetApp
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22.5k - 26k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum Additional £1000 after 6month probation
Posted: 8 days ago