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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.31% 10.23% 12.39%
As % of the System Software category 53.85% 81.82% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 11
Average salary £37,750 £30,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.77% -28.23%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

System Software Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 11.71% 12.50% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 14
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -25.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 33 (80.49%) VMware
3 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
4 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (39.02%) Hyper-V
5 16 (39.02%) HP
6 14 (34.15%) Citrix
6 14 (34.15%) DNS
6 14 (34.15%) ITIL
7 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (31.71%) Data Centre
8 12 (29.27%) SAN
9 11 (26.83%) DHCP
10 10 (24.39%) Cisco
11 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
11 9 (21.95%) Migration
11 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (19.51%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (19.51%) IIS
13 7 (17.07%) NetApp
13 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (17.07%) SQL
13 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (17.07%) Firewall
13 7 (17.07%) Replication
13 7 (17.07%) VMware ESX
13 7 (17.07%) NAS
13 7 (17.07%) XenApp
13 7 (17.07%) SCCM
13 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.51%) IIS
3 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
4 5 (12.20%) Lync
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.88%) JBoss
5 2 (4.88%) Apache
5 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
2 4 (9.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) DNS
2 12 (29.27%) SAN
3 11 (26.83%) DHCP
4 7 (17.07%) Firewall
4 7 (17.07%) NAS
5 6 (14.63%) NetScaler
6 5 (12.20%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.32%) SMTP
8 3 (7.32%) X.400
8 3 (7.32%) X.500
8 3 (7.32%) LDAP
9 2 (4.88%) tcpdump
9 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.88%) Telnet
9 2 (4.88%) Internet
10 1 (2.44%) LAN
10 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Consultant
2 9 (21.95%) Administrator
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Citrix Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Exchange Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Services Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Wintel Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) IT Support
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Windows Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Application Packaging
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 2 (4.88%) ISAPI
4 1 (2.44%) COM
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Replication
3 4 (9.76%) Clustering
4 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) iPhone
5 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.76%) Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.44%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) Migration
3 8 (19.51%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (14.63%) Server Hardening
5 6 (14.63%) Change Management
6 5 (12.20%) BCP
6 5 (12.20%) Load Balancing
6 5 (12.20%) Patch Management
6 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.32%) Service Management
8 3 (7.32%) Server Building
8 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.88%) High Availability
9 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.88%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) VBScript
3 2 (4.88%) VB
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.63%) MCSE
3 4 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.76%) CCA
3 4 (9.76%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.44%) MCP
5 1 (2.44%) HND
5 1 (2.44%) MCITP
5 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (39.02%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.07%) VMware ESX
3 7 (17.07%) XenApp
4 6 (14.63%) XenServer
4 6 (14.63%) XenDesktop
4 6 (14.63%) Terminal Server
5 4 (9.76%) vSphere
6 3 (7.32%) Firmware
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) EdgeSight
3 2 (4.88%) WSUS
3 2 (4.88%) Nmap
4 1 (2.44%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) Puppet
4 1 (2.44%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) VMware
2 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
3 16 (39.02%) HP
4 14 (34.15%) Citrix
5 10 (24.39%) Cisco
6 7 (17.07%) NetApp
7 6 (14.63%) Dell
8 5 (12.20%) CommVault
9 4 (9.76%) WatchGuard
10 3 (7.32%) Veritas
10 3 (7.32%) IBM
10 3 (7.32%) Sun
10 3 (7.32%) Fujitsu
11 2 (4.88%) Brocade
12 1 (2.44%) Remedy
12 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.44%) BMC
12 1 (2.44%) Compaq
12 1 (2.44%) Veeam
12 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds