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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 12.60% 3.80% 2.11%
As % of the System Software category 69.57% 18.37% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £40,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
23 49 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 18.11% 20.68% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 2
Average salary £41,250 £30,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.24% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,250 £48,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 29 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
3 17 (65.38%) VMware
4 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
8 9 (34.62%) DNS
9 8 (30.77%) Firewall
9 8 (30.77%) Lync
10 7 (26.92%) SolarWinds
10 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (26.92%) VCP5
11 6 (23.08%) Change Control
11 6 (23.08%) Office 365
11 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (23.08%) Cisco
11 6 (23.08%) Wireless
11 6 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (23.08%) UNIX
11 6 (23.08%) VoIP
11 6 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (19.23%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (19.23%) Law
12 5 (19.23%) MCITP
12 5 (19.23%) MCSE
12 5 (19.23%) IBM
12 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Lync
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
2 8 (30.77%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) Wireless
3 6 (23.08%) VoIP
4 4 (15.38%) MPLS
4 4 (15.38%) OSPF
4 4 (15.38%) BGP
4 4 (15.38%) WLAN
4 4 (15.38%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) VPN
4 4 (15.38%) LAN
4 4 (15.38%) VPLS
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (11.54%) DHCP
5 3 (11.54%) SAN
General
1 5 (19.23%) Law
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Server Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Design Authority
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Design Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (23.08%) UNIX
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Change Control
2 5 (19.23%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 4 (15.38%) Document Management
4 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (26.92%) VCP5
2 5 (19.23%) MCITP
2 5 (19.23%) MCSE
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (15.38%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) CCNA
3 4 (15.38%) MCP
3 4 (15.38%) MBCS
3 4 (15.38%) VCP4
4 2 (7.69%) MCTS
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) SolarWinds
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 5 (19.23%) IBM
6 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
7 3 (11.54%) EMC