The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 3 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 6.67% 28.21% 24.24%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 84.62% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 8
Average salary £18,250 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.51% -38.75%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
Active Directory
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Bromwich region.

System Software Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 6.67% 33.33% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 12
Average salary £18,250 £21,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.09% -45.62%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Active Directory
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Active Directory
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) LANDesk