The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 18 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 15.65% 8.79% 3.13%
As % of the System Software category 51.43% 80.00% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £27,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.39%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

System Software Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
35 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 30.43% 10.99% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 9
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Welwyn Garden City region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 37 (84.09%) VMware
2 36 (81.82%) Windows
3 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (43.18%) HP
5 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
6 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
6 15 (34.09%) Citrix
6 15 (34.09%) SAN
6 15 (34.09%) ITIL
7 14 (31.82%) DNS
7 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (25.00%) Cisco
8 11 (25.00%) DHCP
8 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 11 (25.00%) SQL
9 10 (22.73%) NetApp
9 10 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (20.45%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (20.45%) NAS
10 9 (20.45%) Migration
10 9 (20.45%) Replication
10 9 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (20.45%) Firewall
11 8 (18.18%) IIS
11 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (15.91%) CommVault
12 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.18%) IIS
2 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.36%) Lync
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.55%) JBoss
6 1 (2.27%) Apache
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Office 365
1 6 (13.64%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) SAN
2 14 (31.82%) DNS
3 11 (25.00%) DHCP
4 9 (20.45%) Firewall
4 9 (20.45%) NAS
5 7 (15.91%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (13.64%) NetScaler
7 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.82%) SMTP
8 3 (6.82%) LDAP
8 3 (6.82%) X.400
8 3 (6.82%) X.500
9 2 (4.55%) tcpdump
9 2 (4.55%) LAN
9 2 (4.55%) WAN
9 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.55%) Internet
9 2 (4.55%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Consultant
2 10 (22.73%) Administrator
3 9 (20.45%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Service Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Services Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) IT Support
6 2 (4.55%) Wintel Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Application Packaging
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 2 (4.55%) ISAPI
4 1 (2.27%) COM
4 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.45%) Replication
3 4 (9.09%) Clustering
4 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) iPhone
5 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (81.82%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.09%) Linux
7 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.27%) Android
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (20.45%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (20.45%) Migration
4 7 (15.91%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (13.64%) Server Hardening
5 6 (13.64%) Change Management
6 5 (11.36%) Load Balancing
6 5 (11.36%) BCP
6 5 (11.36%) Patch Management
7 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.82%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (6.82%) Server Building
8 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.55%) High Availability
9 2 (4.55%) Service Management
9 2 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) PHP
3 2 (4.55%) VBScript
3 2 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.64%) MCSE
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (9.09%) CCA
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCITP
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.91%) XenApp
3 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
4 6 (13.64%) Terminal Server
4 6 (13.64%) XenServer
4 6 (13.64%) XenDesktop
5 5 (11.36%) vSphere
6 3 (6.82%) Firmware
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) EdgeSight
3 2 (4.55%) Nmap
3 2 (4.55%) WSUS
4 1 (2.27%) SCOM
4 1 (2.27%) Puppet
4 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.27%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) VMware
2 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 19 (43.18%) HP
4 15 (34.09%) Citrix
5 11 (25.00%) Cisco
6 10 (22.73%) NetApp
7 7 (15.91%) CommVault
8 6 (13.64%) Dell
8 6 (13.64%) WatchGuard
9 3 (6.82%) Fujitsu
9 3 (6.82%) Veritas
9 3 (6.82%) IBM
9 3 (6.82%) Sun
10 2 (4.55%) Brocade
11 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.27%) Remedy
11 1 (2.27%) BMC
11 1 (2.27%) Compaq
11 1 (2.27%) Veeam
11 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds