The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.32% 8.11% 4.69%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 60.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Average salary £26,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.82% +37.09%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 8.63% 13.51% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Walsall

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Walsall

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) SLA
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
5 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (31.25%) Umbraco
5 5 (31.25%) Hudson
5 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
5 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (31.25%) IIS
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Apache
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
5 5 (31.25%) .NET

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 5 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) IIS
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) Umbraco
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) IMAP
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Hudson
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# WCF Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# WPF Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Developer
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Developer
2 5 (31.25%) WCF Developer
2 5 (31.25%) WPF Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) JSON
1 5 (31.25%) LAMP
1 5 (31.25%) WCF
1 5 (31.25%) WPF
1 5 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
1 5 (31.25%) PHP
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
2 5 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) Veeam
5 2 (12.50%) Mitel
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Kaspersky