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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 26 50 29
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 33 8 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.53% 1.37% 8.70%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 21.62% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 36
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,750 £57,500
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
44 37 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.71% 6.35% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 60
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 19 February 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Watford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 57 (95.00%) Windows
2 44 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 36 (60.00%) Office 365
3 36 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 34 (56.67%) Firewall
5 32 (53.33%) ITIL
6 31 (51.67%) VMware
7 30 (50.00%) Linux
7 30 (50.00%) VPN
7 30 (50.00%) DNS
7 30 (50.00%) DHCP
8 25 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (38.33%) Windows 7
9 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (38.33%) Skype for Business
10 21 (35.00%) Data Centre
11 20 (33.33%) LAN
12 19 (31.67%) MS Exchange
12 19 (31.67%) MS Excel
12 19 (31.67%) Terminal Services
12 19 (31.67%) Remote Desktop
12 19 (31.67%) Mentoring
12 19 (31.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (28.33%) MS Office
14 16 (26.67%) WAN
14 16 (26.67%) Citrix
14 16 (26.67%) VLAN
15 14 (23.33%) SQL
16 13 (21.67%) C

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 23 (38.33%) Skype for Business
2 19 (31.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (31.67%) MS Excel
2 17 (28.33%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 36 (60.00%) Office 365
2 11 (18.33%) PaaS
3 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (15.00%) Mimecast
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (56.67%) Firewall
2 30 (50.00%) DHCP
2 30 (50.00%) DNS
2 30 (50.00%) VPN
3 20 (33.33%) LAN
4 19 (31.67%) Remote Desktop
5 16 (26.67%) VLAN
5 16 (26.67%) WAN
6 12 (20.00%) VoIP
7 11 (18.33%) ISDN
7 11 (18.33%) MPLS
7 11 (18.33%) PBX
8 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 10 (16.67%) Unified Communications
9 9 (15.00%) SAN
10 5 (8.33%) Wireless
11 4 (6.67%) Internet
12 3 (5.00%) Skype
13 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 11 (18.33%) Retail
2 8 (13.33%) Finance
3 5 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Analyst
2 18 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 16 (26.67%) Windows Support Analyst
4 15 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
4 15 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 13 (21.67%) 1st Line Support
5 13 (21.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 13 (21.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 13 (21.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 11 (18.33%) Administrator
6 11 (18.33%) Office 365 Engineer
7 10 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
7 10 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 10 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
8 9 (15.00%) Exchange Support
8 9 (15.00%) Help Desk Analyst
8 9 (15.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support
9 8 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (21.67%) Mathematics
3 8 (13.33%) Handset
4 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) Fintech
6 1 (1.67%) iPhone
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 57 (95.00%) Windows
2 36 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 30 (50.00%) Linux
4 25 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (38.33%) Windows 7
5 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (31.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (18.33%) Mac OS X
7 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (8.33%) Windows 10
9 3 (5.00%) Android
10 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
10 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) ITIL
2 19 (31.67%) Mentoring
3 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (18.33%) Coaching
5 9 (15.00%) Business Continuity
5 9 (15.00%) Information Security
5 9 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (15.00%) Web Filtering
6 5 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.33%) Wealth Management
7 4 (6.67%) Network Management
8 2 (3.33%) Application Packaging
8 2 (3.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (3.33%) Data Security
8 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.33%) Time Management
9 1 (1.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.67%) CCNA
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.67%) MCSE
5 3 (5.00%) MCSA
6 2 (3.33%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.33%) CCNP
6 2 (3.33%) MCP
7 1 (1.67%) CISA
7 1 (1.67%) CISM
7 1 (1.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (31.67%) Terminal Services
3 13 (21.67%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (18.33%) VMware ESX
5 9 (15.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (13.33%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (5.00%) vSphere
8 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) Nagios
3 1 (1.67%) Nessus
3 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 31 (51.67%) VMware
3 16 (26.67%) Citrix
4 13 (21.67%) Cisco
5 12 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 9 (15.00%) Dell
6 9 (15.00%) HP
6 9 (15.00%) NetApp
6 9 (15.00%) Veeam
7 4 (6.67%) Google
8 2 (3.33%) Adobe
8 2 (3.33%) Apple
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle
9 1 (1.67%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.67%) Sophos
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago