The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 6 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 17.65% 22.58% 17.65%
As % of the System Software category 85.71% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Median salary £22,750 £24,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.20% +20.00%
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 Sutton Coldfield region.

System Software Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 20.59% 22.58% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Median salary £22,500 £24,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £34,500 £33,500
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 Sutton Coldfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sutton Coldfield 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 Sutton Coldfield

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Sutton Coldfield region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 2 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Citrix
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) MCSE
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (26.67%) MCITP
6 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (20.00%) Military
7 3 (20.00%) MS Office
7 3 (20.00%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) VPN
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Manager
4 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) Android
6 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL
1 1 (6.67%) Logistics
1 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) MCITP
4 2 (13.33%) CCA
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (13.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) Terminal Server
2 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Apple
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Wyse
4 2 (13.33%) Xerox