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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.08% 8.59% 2.54%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 61.11% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 3
Median salary £32,500 £36,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +58.69%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
2 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.08% 14.06% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 7
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +63.04%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (53.33%) VMware
5 8 (53.33%) DNS
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) Office 365
8 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (33.33%) HP
8 5 (33.33%) Dell
8 5 (33.33%) Citrix
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (26.67%) DHCP
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
10 3 (20.00%) Presales
10 3 (20.00%) ERP
10 3 (20.00%) MCSE
10 3 (20.00%) MCSA
10 3 (20.00%) Firewall

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall 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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.67%) IMAP
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) SMTP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) Presales
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
3 2 (13.33%) Server Patching
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCA
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCITP
2 3 (20.00%) MCSA
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) Dell
2 5 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (20.00%) WatchGuard
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (13.33%) Veeam