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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 38 51 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 35 15 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.69% 2.74% 8.39%
As % of the System Software category 83.33% 51.72% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 48
Median salary £35,000 £25,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.92% -0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £18,500 £20,369
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
42 29 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.83% 5.30% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 55
Median salary £40,000 £28,906 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.37% -11.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Lichfield +8 14 £43,000 +56.36%
Stoke-on-Trent -7 7 £22,000 +18.91% 3
Burton-upon-Trent +4 6 £36,750 +53.12% 1
Cannock - 2 £32,500 -
Tamworth +2 1 £25,500 -21.53%
Stafford - 1 - -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 72 (90.00%) Windows
2 49 (61.25%) Windows Server
3 48 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 46 (57.50%) MS Exchange
5 44 (55.00%) VMware
6 36 (45.00%) ITIL
7 34 (42.50%) DHCP
8 33 (41.25%) TCP/IP
9 30 (37.50%) WAN
10 29 (36.25%) LAN
11 28 (35.00%) MS Excel
11 28 (35.00%) Cisco
12 27 (33.75%) Linux
13 26 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (30.00%) DNS
15 21 (26.25%) Firewall
16 20 (25.00%) Office 365
17 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
17 19 (23.75%) MS Office
18 17 (21.25%) VPN
18 17 (21.25%) VLAN
18 17 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (20.00%) Data Centre
19 16 (20.00%) SAN
20 15 (18.75%) Network Security
20 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
21 14 (17.50%) Project Planning
21 14 (17.50%) IIS
21 14 (17.50%) Unix
21 14 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery

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 46 (57.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.50%) IIS
3 9 (11.25%) Apache
3 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.50%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.25%) Site Server
Applications
1 28 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (23.75%) MS Office
3 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.00%) Office 365
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) G Suite
3 1 (1.25%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 34 (42.50%) DHCP
2 33 (41.25%) TCP/IP
3 30 (37.50%) WAN
4 29 (36.25%) LAN
5 24 (30.00%) DNS
6 21 (26.25%) Firewall
7 17 (21.25%) VLAN
7 17 (21.25%) VPN
8 16 (20.00%) SAN
9 15 (18.75%) Network Security
10 10 (12.50%) SMTP
11 9 (11.25%) HTTP
11 9 (11.25%) ICMP
11 9 (11.25%) SSL
11 9 (11.25%) Telnet
12 5 (6.25%) Skype
13 4 (5.00%) VoIP
14 2 (2.50%) NAS
14 2 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Support Engineer
2 20 (25.00%) Analyst
3 18 (22.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (17.50%) IT Support
5 13 (16.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (16.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (16.25%) Support Analyst
6 11 (13.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (13.75%) IT Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (11.25%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
9 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 6 (7.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 6 (7.50%) Help Desk Support
11 5 (6.25%) Service Analyst
11 5 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
12 4 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
12 4 (5.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.25%) iPhone
4 4 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.75%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.50%) EPoS
6 2 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.25%) Clustering
7 1 (1.25%) Life Science
7 1 (1.25%) PDA
7 1 (1.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 72 (90.00%) Windows
2 49 (61.25%) Windows Server
3 27 (33.75%) Linux
4 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (17.50%) Unix
6 12 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 10 (12.50%) SUSE
7 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (8.75%) Windows 10
9 5 (6.25%) Android
9 5 (6.25%) Windows Phone
10 4 (5.00%) Windows 8
10 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.25%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) ITIL
2 14 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (17.50%) Project Planning
3 11 (13.75%) Logistics
4 9 (11.25%) Data Security
5 8 (10.00%) Migration
6 7 (8.75%) ERP
7 5 (6.25%) Service Management
8 4 (5.00%) Server Building
9 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.75%) Software Deployment
10 2 (2.50%) Change Control
10 2 (2.50%) Data Management
10 2 (2.50%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.50%) Line Management
10 2 (2.50%) Network Design
10 2 (2.50%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.50%) TQM
10 2 (2.50%) Virtual Environments
11 1 (1.25%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.75%) VB
3 2 (2.50%) Java
3 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.50%) MCSE
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.50%) CCNA
4 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) Degree
5 1 (1.25%) MCSA
5 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.75%) BitLocker
4 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.75%) vSphere
5 2 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.50%) XenApp
5 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.50%) XenServer
6 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (11.25%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.75%) SCCM
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.50%) Sysprep
5 1 (1.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 44 (55.00%) VMware
3 28 (35.00%) Cisco
4 11 (13.75%) Citrix
5 10 (12.50%) HP
5 10 (12.50%) Symantec
6 9 (11.25%) Brocade
6 9 (11.25%) EMC
6 9 (11.25%) IBM
6 9 (11.25%) Veeam
7 7 (8.75%) Sage
8 5 (6.25%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.75%) arcserve
10 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.50%) Lotus
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle
11 1 (1.25%) Cognos
11 1 (1.25%) Dell
11 1 (1.25%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.25%) NetApp
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