The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 27 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.70% 6.92% 5.17%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 61.11% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 11
Average salary £35,000 £23,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.53% -31.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £18,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £40,200 £39,250
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 Worcestershire region.

System Software Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
25 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 11.16% 11.32% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 31
Average salary £34,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.22% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -13 10 £36,000 +94.59% 3
Kidderminster - 2 £31,500 -
Redditch +5 1 £27,000 -3.57% 1
Bromsgrove - 1 £52,500 -
Malvern - 1 £40,000 -
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 19 (73.08%) VMware
4 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
5 15 (57.69%) Hyper-V
6 12 (46.15%) SAN
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (38.46%) LAN
8 10 (38.46%) WAN
9 9 (34.62%) Cisco
9 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
10 8 (30.77%) IIS
10 8 (30.77%) SQL
10 8 (30.77%) DNS
10 8 (30.77%) vSphere
11 7 (26.92%) Citrix
11 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
11 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (23.08%) Office 365
13 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (19.23%) Backup Exec
13 5 (19.23%) MCITP
13 5 (19.23%) MCSE
13 5 (19.23%) HP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) IIS
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
5 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (7.69%) Apache
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) SAN
2 10 (38.46%) LAN
2 10 (38.46%) WAN
3 8 (30.77%) DNS
4 5 (19.23%) DHCP
5 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
6 3 (11.54%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) SMTP
6 3 (11.54%) VPN
7 2 (7.69%) DDNS
7 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
7 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 2 (7.69%) Network Security
8 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
8 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) Field Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
3 3 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Manager
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
1 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Business Development
1 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.85%) Line Management
3 1 (3.85%) Time Management
3 1 (3.85%) CRM
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
2 1 (3.85%) VB
2 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) MCITP
2 5 (19.23%) MCSE
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (7.69%) CCNA
6 1 (3.85%) MCP
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Hyper-V
2 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (30.77%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) XenServer
5 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix
5 5 (19.23%) HP
5 5 (19.23%) Dell
6 3 (11.54%) Avaya
6 3 (11.54%) Symantec
7 2 (7.69%) Apple
8 1 (3.85%) NetApp
8 1 (3.85%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) Sophos
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £26-£32k per year depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago