The table below looks at the statistics for the Active Directory Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory (AD) Consultant
Rank 938 908 927
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Active Directory Consultant 10 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.032% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.033% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 21
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -2.10%

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Active Directory Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

Active Directory Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Active Directory Consultant
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 10 £72,500 +11.53% 4
South East +9 6 £50,000 -23.07% 1
London -7 3 £75,000 +7.14%
Surrey +11 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Reading +9 1 £72,500 +3.57%
Berkshire -7 1 £72,500 +7.40%
Portsmouth - 1 £50,000 -
Woking - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -

Active Directory Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title 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 with Active Directory Consultant in their job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 47 (90.38%) Windows
3 31 (59.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (57.69%) Windows Server
5 29 (55.77%) Presales
6 27 (51.92%) Migration
7 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
8 23 (44.23%) Citrix
9 19 (36.54%) VMware
9 19 (36.54%) DNS
10 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (34.62%) Office 365
11 17 (32.69%) Hyper-V
11 17 (32.69%) MCSE
12 16 (30.77%) Data Centre
13 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (25.00%) MCITP
13 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 12 (23.08%) MCSA
14 12 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (23.08%) XenMobile
15 11 (21.15%) AirWatch
15 11 (21.15%) LAN
15 11 (21.15%) WAN
16 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (17.31%) Dell
17 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
17 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
18 7 (13.46%) MS Office

Active Directory Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Active Directory Consultant in their job title 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 with Active Directory Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.69%) IIS
3 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (34.62%) Office 365
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) DNS
2 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (21.15%) LAN
3 11 (21.15%) WAN
4 6 (11.54%) DHCP
5 5 (9.62%) LDAP
6 3 (5.77%) Firewall
7 2 (3.85%) HTTP
7 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
7 2 (3.85%) Internet
7 2 (3.85%) SAN
7 2 (3.85%) SMTP
8 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Dutch Language
2 2 (3.85%) German Language
2 2 (3.85%) Italian Language
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (90.38%) Windows
2 30 (57.69%) Windows Server
3 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Presales
2 27 (51.92%) Migration
3 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (3.85%) DevOps
5 2 (3.85%) High Availability
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL
5 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.85%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.92%) Change Management
6 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.92%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.92%) Information Security
6 1 (1.92%) Line Management
6 1 (1.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) SQL
3 2 (3.85%) Perl
3 2 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (59.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (32.69%) MCSE
3 13 (25.00%) MCITP
4 12 (23.08%) MCSA
4 12 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (32.69%) Hyper-V
3 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.62%) Xen
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.92%) UAG
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) XenMobile
2 11 (21.15%) AirWatch
3 6 (11.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.85%) SCCM
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Intune
5 1 (1.92%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
2 23 (44.23%) Citrix
3 19 (36.54%) VMware
4 9 (17.31%) Dell
5 7 (13.46%) MobileIron
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) Google
6 2 (3.85%) IBM
6 2 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) Sun
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