The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 24 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 2.15% 1.56% 14.81%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £19,500 £22,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £22,500 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £22,500 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 6.45% 1.56% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £20,000 £22,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,500 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) IIS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Junior
1 4 (57.14%) Junior IT Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Junior Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago