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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 9 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 7.41% 8.51% 41.94%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 13
Average salary £44,125 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,425 - £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,825 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 11.11% 8.51% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 13
Average salary £31,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £44,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the West Bromwich region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) EPoS
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (11.11%) Clustering
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Lync
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (11.11%) McAfee
6 1 (11.11%) TOGAF

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) EPoS
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee
4 1 (11.11%) LANDesk