The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 48 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.25% 4.25% 5.19%
As % of the System Software category 51.61% 38.46% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 44 15 19
Average salary £29,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
93 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.98% 11.05% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 77 37 24
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Hertfordshire

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 April 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Watford

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 59 (71.08%) Windows
2 49 (59.04%) Microsoft
3 31 (37.35%) VMware
4 25 (30.12%) MS Excel
5 24 (28.92%) Cisco
5 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (26.51%) Citrix
7 20 (24.10%) LAN
8 19 (22.89%) ITIL
8 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (21.69%) SQL
9 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
10 17 (20.48%) VPN
11 16 (19.28%) Service Delivery
11 16 (19.28%) Firewall
11 16 (19.28%) WAN
11 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (18.07%) CheckPoint
13 14 (16.87%) Project Management
14 13 (15.66%) MS Exchange
14 13 (15.66%) Software Deployment
15 12 (14.46%) MCP
16 11 (13.25%) Service Management
17 10 (12.05%) Linux
17 10 (12.05%) MS Office
17 10 (12.05%) MCSE
17 10 (12.05%) HP
17 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (12.05%) Hyper-V

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (15.66%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.84%) IIS
4 7 (8.43%) Apache
4 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.02%) Lync
6 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.41%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.20%) NetWeaver
9 1 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (30.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.20%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Google Apps
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.10%) LAN
2 17 (20.48%) VPN
3 16 (19.28%) Firewall
3 16 (19.28%) WAN
4 7 (8.43%) FTP
4 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.23%) DNS
6 5 (6.02%) SAN
6 5 (6.02%) VoIP
6 5 (6.02%) DHCP
7 4 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.82%) PBX
7 4 (4.82%) Internet
8 3 (3.61%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.61%) ISDN
8 3 (3.61%) ADSL
8 3 (3.61%) Network Security
9 2 (2.41%) Broadband
10 1 (1.20%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) MySQL
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (7.23%) Finance
1 6 (7.23%) Retail
2 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (26.51%) IT Support
2 17 (20.48%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (18.07%) Support Engineer
4 13 (15.66%) Analyst
5 12 (14.46%) Desktop Support
6 11 (13.25%) Service Manager
6 11 (13.25%) Services Delivery Manager
6 11 (13.25%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (10.84%) Support Manager
7 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
8 8 (9.64%) Architect
8 8 (9.64%) IT Support Manager
9 7 (8.43%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (8.43%) Applications Support
10 6 (7.23%) Service Support Manager
10 6 (7.23%) ITIL Manager
10 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (7.23%) ITIL Service Manager
11 5 (6.02%) Server Engineer
11 5 (6.02%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) XML
2 2 (2.41%) DCOM
3 1 (1.20%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.43%) Clustering
3 2 (2.41%) PKI
3 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.20%) Replication
4 1 (1.20%) EPoS
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 59 (71.08%) Windows
2 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.05%) Linux
5 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (10.84%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.43%) Windows Vista
6 7 (8.43%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.23%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.20%) Android
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) ITIL
2 16 (19.28%) Service Delivery
3 14 (16.87%) Project Management
4 13 (15.66%) Software Deployment
5 11 (13.25%) Service Management
6 9 (10.84%) Problem Management
7 8 (9.64%) Change Management
7 8 (9.64%) Information Security
8 6 (7.23%) Network Design
9 5 (6.02%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.61%) Migration
10 3 (3.61%) Data Security
10 3 (3.61%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.61%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (3.61%) Software Distribution
11 2 (2.41%) Time Management
11 2 (2.41%) Integration Testing
11 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2
12 1 (1.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 1 (1.20%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) SQL
2 7 (8.43%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.82%) Java
4 3 (3.61%) VBScript
4 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.41%) VBA
6 1 (1.20%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.46%) MCP
3 10 (12.05%) MCSE
3 10 (12.05%) MCITP
4 7 (8.43%) MCSA
4 7 (8.43%) MCTS
5 6 (7.23%) Degree
6 4 (4.82%) CCNP
6 4 (4.82%) CCNA
6 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.61%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.20%) ISEB
9 1 (1.20%) MCDST
9 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.05%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.43%) Terminal Server
4 3 (3.61%) KVM
5 2 (2.41%) vSphere
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) SCCM
2 3 (3.61%) SCOM
2 3 (3.61%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.41%) WSUS
3 2 (2.41%) WMI
3 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.20%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.20%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.20%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.20%) SCSM
Vendors
1 49 (59.04%) Microsoft
2 31 (37.35%) VMware
3 24 (28.92%) Cisco
4 22 (26.51%) Citrix
5 15 (18.07%) CheckPoint
6 10 (12.05%) HP
7 7 (8.43%) JBoss
8 6 (7.23%) ProCurve
8 6 (7.23%) Avaya
9 5 (6.02%) McAfee
10 4 (4.82%) Apple
11 3 (3.61%) BT
11 3 (3.61%) Symantec
11 3 (3.61%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (3.61%) Dell
12 2 (2.41%) Google
12 2 (2.41%) SAP
12 2 (2.41%) Lotus
13 1 (1.20%) Open Text
13 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
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