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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 17.91% 18.46% 30.00%
As % of the System Software category 80.00% 80.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 16
Average salary £27,000 £20,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.70% -21.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £17,900 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,400 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
15 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 22.39% 23.08% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 18
Average salary £27,000 £32,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 30 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Telford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 47 (95.92%) Windows
2 43 (87.76%) Citrix
3 39 (79.59%) VMware
4 33 (67.35%) MS Exchange
5 30 (61.22%) Microsoft
6 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (51.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 24 (48.98%) Exchange Server 2013
9 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (36.73%) XenApp
10 18 (36.73%) DNS
11 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
13 14 (28.57%) vSphere
14 13 (26.53%) DHCP
15 12 (24.49%) Migration
15 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (22.45%) XenServer
16 11 (22.45%) SAN
17 10 (20.41%) VMware ESXi
17 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2003
18 9 (18.37%) HP
18 9 (18.37%) ITIL
19 8 (16.33%) MCSE
19 8 (16.33%) Firewall
19 8 (16.33%) Cloud Computing
20 7 (14.29%) NetApp
20 7 (14.29%) MS Office

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 33 (67.35%) MS Exchange
2 25 (51.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (48.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.04%) WordPress
7 1 (2.04%) Moodle
7 1 (2.04%) IIS
7 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.04%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Office
2 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) DNS
2 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 13 (26.53%) DHCP
4 11 (22.45%) SAN
5 8 (16.33%) Firewall
6 4 (8.16%) NAS
7 3 (6.12%) DDNS
8 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.04%) Wireless
8 1 (2.04%) SSH
8 1 (2.04%) VLAN
8 1 (2.04%) HTTP
8 1 (2.04%) LAN
8 1 (2.04%) WAN
8 1 (2.04%) VPN
8 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
General
1 4 (8.16%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Publishing
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Support Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.12%) Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Server Support
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 2 (4.08%) Project Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 47 (95.92%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (10.20%) Linux
6 5 (10.20%) Windows NT
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Migration
2 9 (18.37%) ITIL
3 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.04%) ERP
4 1 (2.04%) Content Management
4 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.04%) Time Management
4 1 (2.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.04%) Perl
2 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.33%) MCSE
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.12%) CCA
6 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.08%) MCITP
6 2 (4.08%) Degree
6 2 (4.08%) MCSA
7 1 (2.04%) CCNA
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (36.73%) XenApp
3 14 (28.57%) vSphere
4 11 (22.45%) XenServer
5 10 (20.41%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (12.24%) Terminal Services
7 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.04%) Shibboleth
8 1 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.04%) WSUS
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (87.76%) Citrix
2 39 (79.59%) VMware
3 30 (61.22%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.37%) HP
5 7 (14.29%) NetApp
6 6 (12.24%) Cisco
7 5 (10.20%) SonicWALL
7 5 (10.20%) Sage
7 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
8 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.04%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.04%) Altiris
9 1 (2.04%) Lotus
9 1 (2.04%) Dell