The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 17 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.69% 3.23% 4.90%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 18.92% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 7
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Active Directory
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

System Software Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 11.38% 17.05% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 7
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,300 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Stevenage region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Stevenage

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
3 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
4 9 (42.86%) DNS
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (28.57%) MS Office
5 6 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (28.57%) Lync
5 6 (28.57%) Office 365
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (23.81%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (23.81%) SAN
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 4 (19.05%) MCSE
7 4 (19.05%) LAN
7 4 (19.05%) WLAN
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) VCP5
8 3 (14.29%) MCITP
8 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (14.29%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Lync
3 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) WLAN
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) DHCP
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Design Authority
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Design Leader
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) VCP5
3 3 (14.29%) MCITP
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) CCNP
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) IBM
3 3 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix