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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 46 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.48% 8.72% 5.93%
As % of the System Software category 52.27% 66.67% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 24
Average salary £45,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Hertfordshire

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
88 48 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.31% 13.08% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 61 37 45
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Watford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

1 101 (78.29%) Windows
2 77 (59.69%) Microsoft
3 59 (45.74%) MS Exchange
4 53 (41.09%) MS Excel
5 45 (34.88%) VMware
6 39 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (27.91%) DNS
8 35 (27.13%) Firewall
9 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 32 (24.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (24.81%) MS Office
10 32 (24.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 28 (21.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (20.16%) ITIL
12 26 (20.16%) Cisco
13 25 (19.38%) MCSE
13 25 (19.38%) Finance
13 25 (19.38%) Lync
14 24 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
14 24 (18.60%) Retail
15 23 (17.83%) Manufacturing
15 23 (17.83%) DHCP
15 23 (17.83%) Hyper-V
16 21 (16.28%) Project Management
16 21 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (15.50%) E-Commerce
17 20 (15.50%) C
17 20 (15.50%) Mathematics
17 20 (15.50%) Degree

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 59 (45.74%) MS Exchange
2 33 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 32 (24.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (19.38%) Lync
5 24 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (11.63%) SharePoint
7 13 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (7.75%) Apache
8 10 (7.75%) Tomcat
9 9 (6.98%) JBoss
10 8 (6.20%) WorkSite
11 7 (5.43%) Oracle Application Server
12 6 (4.65%) WebSphere
12 6 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (4.65%) WebLogic
13 5 (3.88%) OpenStack
14 3 (2.33%) IIS
14 3 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (2.33%) iPlanet
Applications
1 53 (41.09%) MS Excel
2 32 (24.81%) MS Office
3 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.55%) S-PLUS
3 2 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.43%) RiskWrite
2 4 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (12.40%) Office 365
2 11 (8.53%) PaaS
3 8 (6.20%) SaaS
4 5 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.88%) Google Apps
4 5 (3.88%) IaaS
4 5 (3.88%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 36 (27.91%) DNS
2 35 (27.13%) Firewall
3 23 (17.83%) DHCP
4 18 (13.95%) LAN
5 16 (12.40%) WAN
6 15 (11.63%) TCP/IP
7 13 (10.08%) VPN
7 13 (10.08%) VoIP
7 13 (10.08%) MPLS
8 9 (6.98%) PBX
9 8 (6.20%) SAN
10 7 (5.43%) Wireless
11 6 (4.65%) VLAN
11 6 (4.65%) HTTPS
11 6 (4.65%) ISDN
12 5 (3.88%) Internet
13 4 (3.10%) SSL
14 3 (2.33%) LDAP
14 3 (2.33%) HTTP
14 3 (2.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.43%) RDBMS
2 7 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.33%) MySQL
3 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.33%) Big Data
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.55%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 25 (19.38%) Finance
2 24 (18.60%) Retail
3 23 (17.83%) Manufacturing
4 10 (7.75%) Legal
5 4 (3.10%) Law
6 3 (2.33%) Back Office
6 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.33%) Advertising
7 2 (1.55%) Publishing
8 1 (0.78%) Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (27.91%) Analyst
2 25 (19.38%) Support Analyst
2 25 (19.38%) Support Engineer
3 15 (11.63%) Help Desk Support
4 13 (10.08%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (9.30%) Architect
6 11 (8.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) IT Support
7 10 (7.75%) Desktop Support
7 10 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (6.98%) Administrator
8 9 (6.98%) Consultant
9 8 (6.20%) Technical Support
9 8 (6.20%) Help Desk Analyst
9 8 (6.20%) IT Administrator
10 7 (5.43%) Help Desk Administrator
10 7 (5.43%) Junior
10 7 (5.43%) Pre Sales Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.53%) J2EE
2 7 (5.43%) .NET
3 5 (3.88%) Web Services
3 5 (3.88%) LAMP
3 5 (3.88%) RESTful
4 4 (3.10%) COM
5 3 (2.33%) SailPoint
5 3 (2.33%) X-Windows
6 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.55%) CSS
6 2 (1.55%) JDBC
6 2 (1.55%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.55%) Middleware
6 2 (1.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.50%) Mathematics
2 15 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.20%) Clustering
4 7 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.65%) Handset
6 5 (3.88%) CMDB
7 4 (3.10%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.33%) Fat Client
8 3 (2.33%) Replication
8 3 (2.33%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.55%) AS400
9 2 (1.55%) Tandem
9 2 (1.55%) PKI
9 2 (1.55%) Open Source
10 1 (0.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 101 (78.29%) Windows
2 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (21.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (14.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (11.63%) Windows 7
7 14 (10.85%) Linux
7 14 (10.85%) Windows XP
8 9 (6.98%) Windows Vista
9 8 (6.20%) Windows 8
10 7 (5.43%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (5.43%) UNIX
11 6 (4.65%) VMS
12 4 (3.10%) Solaris
13 2 (1.55%) AIX
13 2 (1.55%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.78%) zOS
14 1 (0.78%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.16%) ITIL
2 21 (16.28%) Project Management
3 20 (15.50%) E-Commerce
4 16 (12.40%) Migration
5 14 (10.85%) Mentoring
6 11 (8.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (8.53%) Asset Management
7 9 (6.98%) PRINCE2
8 8 (6.20%) Time Management
9 7 (5.43%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.43%) Coaching
9 7 (5.43%) Workflow
10 6 (4.65%) Information Security
10 6 (4.65%) Document Management
10 6 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (4.65%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.65%) Analytics
11 5 (3.88%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (3.88%) DevOps
11 5 (3.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.50%) C
2 14 (10.85%) Java
3 11 (8.53%) SQL
4 7 (5.43%) Shell Script
4 7 (5.43%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.55%) Jython
5 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.55%) VBScript
5 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.78%) PHP
6 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (24.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (19.38%) MCSE
3 20 (15.50%) Degree
4 18 (13.95%) MCITP
5 17 (13.18%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (12.40%) MCSA
6 16 (12.40%) CCNP
7 13 (10.08%) MCP
8 11 (8.53%) CCNA
9 9 (6.98%) MCTS
10 3 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (1.55%) ISEB
11 2 (1.55%) CISSP
12 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (17.83%) Hyper-V
3 14 (10.85%) Terminal Services
3 14 (10.85%) vSphere
4 8 (6.20%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (4.65%) XenServer
5 6 (4.65%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.88%) XenApp
7 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 3 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.55%) ACF2
9 2 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.55%) RACF
Systems Management
1 14 (10.85%) SCCM
2 5 (3.88%) Puppet
2 5 (3.88%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (2.33%) SCOM
4 3 (2.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (2.33%) Novell Identity Manager
5 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.55%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.78%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 77 (59.69%) Microsoft
2 45 (34.88%) VMware
3 26 (20.16%) Cisco
4 15 (11.63%) Citrix
5 13 (10.08%) Oracle
6 11 (8.53%) IBM
7 10 (7.75%) Red Hat
8 9 (6.98%) HP
9 7 (5.43%) EnterpriseDB
10 6 (4.65%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.88%) Rackspace
11 5 (3.88%) Google
12 4 (3.10%) NetIQ
12 4 (3.10%) Remedy
12 4 (3.10%) Avaya
13 3 (2.33%) CA
13 3 (2.33%) Sun
13 3 (2.33%) Novell
13 3 (2.33%) Meraki
14 2 (1.55%) Cyber-Ark
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