The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 37 47 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 23 13 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.47% 2.49% 9.09%
As % of the System Software category 56.10% 28.26% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 41
Median salary £33,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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

System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
41 46 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.98% 8.81% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 64
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 Watford

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Watford

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Watford region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Watford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 51 (92.73%) Windows
2 44 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 37 (67.27%) Windows Server
4 35 (63.64%) VMware
5 34 (61.82%) ITIL
6 33 (60.00%) Firewall
6 33 (60.00%) Office 365
7 32 (58.18%) Linux
7 32 (58.18%) DHCP
7 32 (58.18%) DNS
8 31 (56.36%) VPN
9 28 (50.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (43.64%) Skype for Business
13 22 (40.00%) Data Centre
13 22 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (40.00%) LAN
14 21 (38.18%) MS Exchange
14 21 (38.18%) Terminal Services
14 21 (38.18%) Remote Desktop
14 21 (38.18%) Mentoring
15 20 (36.36%) VLAN
15 20 (36.36%) WAN
16 17 (30.91%) C
16 17 (30.91%) Citrix
16 17 (30.91%) Mathematics
17 16 (29.09%) Degree
17 16 (29.09%) CheckPoint
17 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 24 (43.64%) Skype for Business
2 21 (38.18%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
2 11 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (3.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (60.00%) Office 365
2 15 (27.27%) PaaS
3 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (14.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (60.00%) Firewall
2 32 (58.18%) DHCP
2 32 (58.18%) DNS
3 31 (56.36%) VPN
4 22 (40.00%) LAN
5 21 (38.18%) Remote Desktop
6 20 (36.36%) VLAN
6 20 (36.36%) WAN
7 15 (27.27%) ISDN
7 15 (27.27%) MPLS
7 15 (27.27%) PBX
7 15 (27.27%) VoIP
8 10 (18.18%) Unified Communications
9 8 (14.55%) SAN
9 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (3.64%) Internet
11 1 (1.82%) Network Security
11 1 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (1.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 15 (27.27%) Retail
2 6 (10.91%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Legal
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 20 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 17 (30.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 17 (30.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Office 365 Engineer
5 14 (25.45%) Analyst
6 10 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (18.18%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 10 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (18.18%) Linux Support
6 10 (18.18%) Linux Support Engineer
6 10 (18.18%) Support Analyst
7 9 (16.36%) Windows Support Analyst
8 8 (14.55%) Active Directory Support
8 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Support
9 6 (10.91%) Service Manager
10 5 (9.09%) Administrator
10 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (9.09%) Server Engineer
10 5 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 17 (30.91%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.91%) Handset
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.82%) Fintech
6 1 (1.82%) NHS
6 1 (1.82%) PKI
6 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (92.73%) Windows
2 37 (67.27%) Windows Server
3 32 (58.18%) Linux
4 28 (50.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
9 10 (18.18%) Mac OS X
10 4 (7.27%) Windows 10
11 2 (3.64%) Android
12 1 (1.82%) Unix
12 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) ITIL
2 21 (38.18%) Mentoring
3 16 (29.09%) E-Commerce
4 15 (27.27%) Coaching
5 8 (14.55%) Business Continuity
5 8 (14.55%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (14.55%) Web Filtering
6 7 (12.73%) Information Security
7 5 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (9.09%) Wealth Management
8 4 (7.27%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.64%) Application Packaging
9 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.64%) Migration
9 2 (3.64%) Network Management
9 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.64%) Service Management
10 1 (1.82%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.82%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) C
2 14 (25.45%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.91%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (9.09%) CCNA
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.27%) MCSE
6 3 (5.45%) CCNP
6 3 (5.45%) MCSA
7 2 (3.64%) A+ Certification
7 2 (3.64%) MCP
8 1 (1.82%) CISA
8 1 (1.82%) CISM
8 1 (1.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (38.18%) Terminal Services
3 15 (27.27%) VMware ESX
4 10 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
6 6 (10.91%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.82%) vSphere
8 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.45%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) Nagios
3 1 (1.82%) Nessus
3 1 (1.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) Simpana
3 1 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 44 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (63.64%) VMware
3 17 (30.91%) Citrix
4 16 (29.09%) CheckPoint
5 14 (25.45%) Cisco
6 9 (16.36%) NetApp
7 8 (14.55%) Dell
7 8 (14.55%) HP
7 8 (14.55%) Veeam
8 2 (3.64%) Adobe
8 2 (3.64%) Apple
8 2 (3.64%) Google
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle
8 2 (3.64%) Sophos
9 1 (1.82%) CommVault
9 1 (1.82%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.82%) SAP
9 1 (1.82%) Symantec
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