The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 West Bromwich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 6 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 26.67% 22.58% 6.67%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 63.64% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 2
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £40,000 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,600 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 35.56% 35.48% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 4
Average salary £19,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £40,000 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £42,500 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) SLA
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
3 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (53.33%) Blackberry
3 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) NetApp
5 6 (40.00%) WAN
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 4 (26.67%) Dell
7 4 (26.67%) LAN
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) BlackBerry OS
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) CMDB
7 4 (26.67%) SCOM
7 4 (26.67%) Android
7 4 (26.67%) Toshiba
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (20.00%) McAfee
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support
3 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (26.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows XP
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) BlackBerry OS
5 4 (26.67%) Android
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) ISA Server
1 2 (13.33%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) NetApp
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 4 (26.67%) Toshiba
5 3 (20.00%) McAfee
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
6 2 (13.33%) Juniper
6 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft