The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Sutton Coldfield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 7 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 6.67% 7.41% -
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 31.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £22,000 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 6.67% 23.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 0
Average salary £22,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Sutton Coldfield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Terminal Server
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) MCTS
3 3 (42.86%) MCITP
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) MCTS
2 3 (42.86%) MCITP
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Terminal Server
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
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