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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 7 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +28
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 13 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 12.04% 13.91% 4.80%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 69.57% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 8
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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
13 23 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 12.04% 20.00% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 24
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +46.55%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 21 (87.50%) ITIL
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) SLA
3 18 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
5 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 15 (62.50%) VMware
7 14 (58.33%) Unix
7 14 (58.33%) IBM
7 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (54.17%) Linux
9 12 (50.00%) Apache
9 12 (50.00%) Tomcat
9 12 (50.00%) Java
9 12 (50.00%) SQL
9 12 (50.00%) VB
9 12 (50.00%) .NET
9 12 (50.00%) Oracle
9 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 12 (50.00%) IIS
9 12 (50.00%) Middleware
9 12 (50.00%) Finance
9 12 (50.00%) Data Analysis
9 12 (50.00%) WebSphere
9 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
9 12 (50.00%) ITIL V3
9 12 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (50.00%) Apache
1 12 (50.00%) IIS
1 12 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 12 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) VoIP
3 2 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) German Language
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Programmer
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix Support
6 1 (4.17%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
1 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 12 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (58.33%) Unix
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (54.17%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) ITIL
2 12 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 12 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 12 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 12 (50.00%) Time Management
2 12 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
4 2 (8.33%) Document Management
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) BCP
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
1 12 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (8.33%) VCP4
3 2 (8.33%) VCP5
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (79.17%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) ISO22301
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (62.50%) VMware
3 14 (58.33%) IBM
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (16.67%) Remedy
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) Computacenter
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco