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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Active Directory Consultant
Rank 899 937 879
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -58
Permanent jobs requiring an Active Directory Consultant 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.001% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -13.04%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 5 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 3 July 2015. 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 +25 3 £72,500 +45.00%
East of England - 3 £72,500 -
Bedford - 2 £72,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £72,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Active Directory Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) WSUS
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Replication
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) VBScript
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Sun
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (28.57%) MSI
5 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) PKI
5 2 (28.57%) Identity Management

Active Directory Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MSI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
3 2 (28.57%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) WSUS
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Sun