The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Active Directory Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory (AD) Consultant
Rank 914 952 963
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Active Directory Consultant 10 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.022% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.022% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 37
Median salary £30,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £63,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-31.57% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Active Directory Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Active Directory Consultant in the job title.

Active Directory Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Active Directory Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant within the UK.

Active Directory Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Active Directory Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Active Directory Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Active Directory Consultant
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 10 £30,000 -36.84%
South East +38 6 £30,000 -33.33%
London +35 3 £27,500 -47.61%
Surrey +35 3 £30,000 -
Berkshire +18 2 £42,500 -32.00%
City of London - 2 £27,500 -
Yorkshire +24 1 £37,500 -23.07%
Reading +19 1 £60,000 -4.00%
West Yorkshire +14 1 £37,500 -23.07%
Leeds +13 1 £37,500 -23.07%

Active Directory Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Active Directory Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Active Directory Consultant in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Office 365
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (36.84%) Presales
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
6 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
6 6 (31.58%) MCSE
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
7 5 (26.32%) MS Office
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (21.05%) SCCM
8 4 (21.05%) Migration
8 4 (21.05%) Citrix
8 4 (21.05%) Firewall
9 3 (15.79%) Document Management
9 3 (15.79%) VPN
9 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (10.53%) IaaS
10 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
10 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
10 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
10 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
10 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory

Active Directory Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Office 365
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) UniData
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris
6 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Presales
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Document Management
3 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) VCP6
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) XenServer
3 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.26%) Xen
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
2 2 (10.53%) XenMobile
3 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.26%) EdgeSight
3 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (5.26%) Opsview
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) CommVault
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) Veeam