The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 2 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 26 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 34.21% 48.78% 12.22%
As % of the System Software category 92.86% 83.33% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 8
Average salary £32,000 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.17% -21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,150 £17,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,200 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Active Directory
Shropshire

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

System Software Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 36.84% 58.54% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 12
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Telford

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Telford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Telford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 58 (98.31%) Windows
2 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
2 42 (71.19%) Citrix
3 37 (62.71%) VMware
4 32 (54.24%) MS Exchange
5 28 (47.46%) DNS
5 28 (47.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (42.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (38.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (38.98%) vSphere
8 20 (33.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (30.51%) XenApp
10 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (27.12%) MS Office
10 16 (27.12%) MS Excel
11 15 (25.42%) Linux
11 15 (25.42%) SQL
11 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
11 15 (25.42%) SAN
11 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (23.73%) DHCP
12 14 (23.73%) Cisco
13 13 (22.03%) NetApp
14 12 (20.34%) IIS
14 12 (20.34%) XenServer
14 12 (20.34%) Migration
14 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2007
15 11 (18.64%) Load Balancing
15 11 (18.64%) VLAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 32 (54.24%) MS Exchange
2 25 (42.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (38.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (20.34%) IIS
5 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (15.25%) Apache
7 7 (11.86%) Moodle
8 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
9 5 (8.47%) WordPress
10 2 (3.39%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 16 (27.12%) MS Office
1 16 (27.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (47.46%) DNS
2 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
2 15 (25.42%) SAN
3 14 (23.73%) DHCP
4 11 (18.64%) HTTP
4 11 (18.64%) SSL
4 11 (18.64%) VLAN
5 10 (16.95%) SSH
6 8 (13.56%) Firewall
7 3 (5.08%) DDNS
8 2 (3.39%) Wireless
8 2 (3.39%) NAS
8 2 (3.39%) LAN
9 1 (1.69%) WAN
9 1 (1.69%) VPN
9 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) MySQL
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 10 (16.95%) Publishing
2 4 (6.78%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Support Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (15.25%) Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.08%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.39%) Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Project Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Server Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Open Source
2 2 (3.39%) Clustering
2 2 (3.39%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 58 (98.31%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (25.42%) Linux
5 9 (15.25%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (11.86%) Windows NT
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Migration
2 11 (18.64%) Load Balancing
3 9 (15.25%) Change Control
3 9 (15.25%) ITIL
4 6 (10.17%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (8.47%) Content Management
5 5 (8.47%) Time Management
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
2 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
2 11 (18.64%) Perl
3 7 (11.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.86%) MCSE
3 6 (10.17%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.08%) CCA
6 2 (3.39%) MCITP
6 2 (3.39%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.69%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) vSphere
2 20 (33.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (30.51%) XenApp
4 12 (20.34%) XenServer
5 11 (18.64%) Forefront TMG
6 10 (16.95%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
7 8 (13.56%) Terminal Services
8 6 (10.17%) Shibboleth
9 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Backup Exec
2 10 (16.95%) WSUS
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
1 42 (71.19%) Citrix
2 37 (62.71%) VMware
3 14 (23.73%) Cisco
4 13 (22.03%) NetApp
5 11 (18.64%) Altiris
6 8 (13.56%) HP
7 7 (11.86%) Dell
8 5 (8.47%) Sage
9 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.78%) 3PAR
9 4 (6.78%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.39%) Lotus
11 1 (1.69%) Barracuda Networks