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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 25 26 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 32 57 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.85% 10.29% 15.75%
As % of the System Software category 59.26% 48.72% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 71
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,754 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +4.61%
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
54 117 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.56% 21.12% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 43 65 105
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 24 July 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Watford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
2 32 (68.09%) Windows
3 20 (42.55%) VMware
4 18 (38.30%) Windows Server
5 16 (34.04%) Data Centre
5 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (34.04%) Linux
5 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
6 15 (31.91%) ITIL
6 15 (31.91%) Firewall
7 14 (29.79%) VPN
7 14 (29.79%) Skype for Business
8 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (27.66%) DNS
8 13 (27.66%) Cisco
8 13 (27.66%) CheckPoint
8 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
8 13 (27.66%) LAN
8 13 (27.66%) WAN
8 13 (27.66%) DHCP
9 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
9 11 (23.40%) SQL
10 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (21.28%) VMware ESX
11 9 (19.15%) Retail
11 9 (19.15%) Mathematics
11 9 (19.15%) MPLS
11 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (19.15%) VoIP

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 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
2 14 (29.79%) Skype for Business
3 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.26%) SugarCRM
8 1 (2.13%) IIS
8 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Sage CRM
3 1 (2.13%) Maximo
3 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Office 365
2 7 (14.89%) PaaS
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) Firewall
2 14 (29.79%) VPN
3 13 (27.66%) DHCP
3 13 (27.66%) DNS
3 13 (27.66%) LAN
3 13 (27.66%) WAN
4 9 (19.15%) MPLS
4 9 (19.15%) VoIP
5 8 (17.02%) Network Security
6 7 (14.89%) ISDN
6 7 (14.89%) PBX
6 7 (14.89%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (14.89%) VLAN
7 6 (12.77%) Skype
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.26%) DSL
8 2 (4.26%) Internet
8 2 (4.26%) NAS
8 2 (4.26%) SAN
8 2 (4.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (19.15%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Welsh Language
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Support Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (25.53%) Desktop Support
4 11 (23.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 9 (19.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (19.15%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 8 (17.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (17.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Compliance Manager
7 6 (12.77%) Information Manager
7 6 (12.77%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (12.77%) Security Manager
7 6 (12.77%) Support Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) CSS
1 3 (6.38%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Data Centre
2 9 (19.15%) Mathematics
3 6 (12.77%) Cybercrime
3 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.26%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 32 (68.09%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Windows Server
3 16 (34.04%) Linux
3 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (19.15%) Windows 7
7 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (12.77%) Unix
8 6 (12.77%) Windows 10
8 6 (12.77%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
3 7 (14.89%) Asset Management
3 7 (14.89%) Coaching
3 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.77%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (12.77%) Information Security
4 6 (12.77%) Information Security Management
4 6 (12.77%) ISMS
4 6 (12.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (12.77%) Security Management
4 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.77%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 6 (12.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (12.77%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (6.38%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.38%) CRM
6 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) C
3 2 (4.26%) C++
3 2 (4.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 6 (12.77%) CISA
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.77%) CISM
3 6 (12.77%) CISSP
3 6 (12.77%) MCSE
4 4 (8.51%) CCNA
4 4 (8.51%) CCNP
5 3 (6.38%) DBS Check
6 2 (4.26%) CCDE
6 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) MCITP
6 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (12.77%) PCI DSS
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.28%) VMware ESX
3 7 (14.89%) Terminal Services
4 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.38%) XenApp
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
2 20 (42.55%) VMware
3 13 (27.66%) CheckPoint
3 13 (27.66%) Cisco
4 7 (14.89%) Oracle
5 6 (12.77%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) Dell
6 3 (6.38%) HP
6 3 (6.38%) Symantec
7 2 (4.26%) Sage
7 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.26%) Veeam
8 1 (2.13%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.13%) SAP
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