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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 52 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 42 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.80% 8.08% 9.72%
As % of the System Software category 24.39% 51.85% 60.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 34
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +47.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,650 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,909 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.51%
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
41 81 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.37% 15.58% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 59 59
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £29,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -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 8 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Watford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 33 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (63.89%) Windows
3 16 (44.44%) VMware
4 13 (36.11%) Citrix
5 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 11 (30.56%) Cisco
7 10 (27.78%) DNS
7 10 (27.78%) DHCP
7 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.00%) Oracle
8 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 9 (25.00%) SAN
8 9 (25.00%) Firewall
8 9 (25.00%) Skype for Business
8 9 (25.00%) Windows 8
9 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (22.22%) Skype
9 8 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (22.22%) Linux
9 8 (22.22%) SQL
10 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
10 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
11 6 (16.67%) Software Deployment
11 6 (16.67%) XenApp
11 6 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
11 6 (16.67%) LAN
11 6 (16.67%) WAN
11 6 (16.67%) VPN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.56%) IIS
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 5 (13.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Maximo
2 1 (2.78%) CA PPM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) DHCP
1 10 (27.78%) DNS
2 9 (25.00%) Firewall
2 9 (25.00%) SAN
3 8 (22.22%) Skype
4 6 (16.67%) LAN
4 6 (16.67%) VPN
4 6 (16.67%) WAN
5 3 (8.33%) MPLS
5 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 3 (8.33%) VoIP
6 2 (5.56%) DMZ
6 2 (5.56%) DSL
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security
6 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.56%) Wireless
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Desktop Support
3 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (16.67%) Administrator
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 4 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (11.11%) IT Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Active Directory Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) IT Support
6 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) CSS
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) EqualLogic
2 4 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 4 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.56%) Cybercrime
3 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) PKI
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 8 (22.22%) Linux
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.56%) Unix
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 4 (11.11%) Change Management
3 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.33%) Information Security
5 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.56%) People Management
5 2 (5.56%) Presales
5 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.78%) Line Management
6 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) CCA
1 6 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) SANS
3 3 (8.33%) CCEA
3 3 (8.33%) MCSA
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.56%) MCP
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) CISA
5 1 (2.78%) CISM
5 1 (2.78%) CISSP
5 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) XenApp
3 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.33%) XenServer
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
3 13 (36.11%) Citrix
4 11 (30.56%) Cisco
5 9 (25.00%) Oracle
6 6 (16.67%) Adobe
7 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
8 4 (11.11%) IBM
9 2 (5.56%) AppSense
9 2 (5.56%) EMC
9 2 (5.56%) Sonus
9 2 (5.56%) Veeam
10 1 (2.78%) Apple
10 1 (2.78%) Avaya
10 1 (2.78%) F5
10 1 (2.78%) Infor
10 1 (2.78%) Juniper
10 1 (2.78%) NetApp
10 1 (2.78%) Nintex
10 1 (2.78%) Tripwire
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
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