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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 31 16 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +37
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 51 68 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.85% 12.90% 2.76%
As % of the System Software category 55.43% 53.13% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 7
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -11.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £24,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,700 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
92 128 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.97% 24.29% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 60 80 14
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Watford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 76 (89.41%) Windows
2 69 (81.18%) Microsoft
3 52 (61.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (56.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (48.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (47.06%) MS Excel
6 40 (47.06%) VMware
7 39 (45.88%) MS Exchange
8 36 (42.35%) MS Office
9 33 (38.82%) ITIL
10 28 (32.94%) DNS
10 28 (32.94%) Citrix
11 27 (31.76%) DHCP
12 25 (29.41%) Data Centre
13 24 (28.24%) Office 365
13 24 (28.24%) TCP/IP
13 24 (28.24%) VPN
13 24 (28.24%) Linux
14 23 (27.06%) Cisco
14 23 (27.06%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (23.53%) Terminal Services
16 19 (22.35%) Information Security
16 19 (22.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (22.35%) Mentoring
17 15 (17.65%) vSphere
18 14 (16.47%) VMware ESXi
18 14 (16.47%) Mathematics
18 14 (16.47%) VMware Workstation
18 14 (16.47%) Handset
18 14 (16.47%) WAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 39 (45.88%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (8.24%) Lync
5 6 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (5.88%) IIS
6 5 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 40 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 36 (42.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Maximo
2 2 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.18%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.24%) Office 365
2 13 (15.29%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.88%) PaaS
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.94%) DNS
2 27 (31.76%) DHCP
3 24 (28.24%) TCP/IP
3 24 (28.24%) VPN
4 14 (16.47%) LAN
4 14 (16.47%) WAN
5 12 (14.12%) Firewall
6 10 (11.76%) MPLS
7 6 (7.06%) VoIP
8 5 (5.88%) ISDN
8 5 (5.88%) PBX
8 5 (5.88%) DSL
8 5 (5.88%) VLAN
9 3 (3.53%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.35%) SAN
10 2 (2.35%) IPsec
11 1 (1.18%) Wireless
11 1 (1.18%) HTTP
11 1 (1.18%) Skype
11 1 (1.18%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.18%) OLAP
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (14.12%) Retail
2 8 (9.41%) Finance
3 5 (5.88%) Publishing
4 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (38.82%) Analyst
2 25 (29.41%) Support Analyst
2 25 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 21 (24.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (12.94%) Server Support
5 9 (10.59%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (8.24%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (7.06%) Architect
7 6 (7.06%) Desktop Support
7 6 (7.06%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.88%) Security Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) COM
1 1 (1.18%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 14 (16.47%) Handset
2 14 (16.47%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.35%) iPad
4 2 (2.35%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 76 (89.41%) Windows
2 52 (61.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (56.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (48.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (28.24%) Linux
6 19 (22.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (15.29%) Windows 7
8 11 (12.94%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.18%) Android
10 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.82%) ITIL
2 19 (22.35%) Information Security
2 19 (22.35%) Mentoring
3 9 (10.59%) Problem Management
4 7 (8.24%) Incident Management
5 6 (7.06%) Asset Management
5 6 (7.06%) Service Management
5 6 (7.06%) Migration
6 5 (5.88%) Coaching
6 5 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 5 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.88%) IT Governance
6 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.35%) ITSM
7 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.47%) C
2 9 (10.59%) SQL
3 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.18%) Java
4 1 (1.18%) PHP
4 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.59%) MCP
3 7 (8.24%) MCSE
3 7 (8.24%) MCSA
4 3 (3.53%) MCITP
4 3 (3.53%) Degree
5 2 (2.35%) ACSP
5 2 (2.35%) CCA
5 2 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.18%) CCEA
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.18%) CCNA
6 1 (1.18%) CCIA
6 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
2 5 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (27.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (23.53%) Terminal Services
3 15 (17.65%) vSphere
4 14 (16.47%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (16.47%) VMware Workstation
5 10 (11.76%) VMware ESX
6 9 (10.59%) XenApp
7 7 (8.24%) XenDesktop
8 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
9 4 (4.71%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (3.53%) Xen
11 2 (2.35%) XenServer
12 1 (1.18%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) SCCM
2 5 (5.88%) WSUS
2 5 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (4.71%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 69 (81.18%) Microsoft
2 40 (47.06%) VMware
3 28 (32.94%) Citrix
4 23 (27.06%) Cisco
5 8 (9.41%) Oracle
6 5 (5.88%) IBM
6 5 (5.88%) Tripwire
6 5 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.88%) McAfee
7 3 (3.53%) Symantec
7 3 (3.53%) SAP
7 3 (3.53%) HP
8 2 (2.35%) Dell
8 2 (2.35%) Remedy
9 1 (1.18%) EMC
9 1 (1.18%) Adobe
9 1 (1.18%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.18%) Infor
9 1 (1.18%) F5
9 1 (1.18%) Avaya
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