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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 34 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 12 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.92% 7.89% 5.06%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 56.25% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 12
Average salary £29,000 £28,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -18.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £22,050 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £32,100 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
16 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.56% 14.04% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 15
Average salary £27,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £45,000 £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +3 7 £34,000 - 1
Bromsgrove +1 3 £22,000 -2.22%
Redditch -21 3 £27,000 -3.57%
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) MS Exchange
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 14 (60.87%) VMware
3 14 (60.87%) Hyper-V
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (43.48%) DNS
6 10 (43.48%) LAN
6 10 (43.48%) WAN
7 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (30.43%) Office 365
8 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco
8 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (26.09%) IIS
10 5 (21.74%) Dell
10 5 (21.74%) DHCP
10 5 (21.74%) Advertising
10 5 (21.74%) SAN
10 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (17.39%) XenServer
11 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
11 4 (17.39%) vSphere
11 4 (17.39%) Citrix
11 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 15 (65.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (26.09%) IIS
5 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (8.70%) Apache
8 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Office 365
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) DNS
1 10 (43.48%) LAN
1 10 (43.48%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) DHCP
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) SMTP
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) Network Security
4 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
4 2 (8.70%) VLAN
4 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.70%) VPN
4 2 (8.70%) DDNS
4 2 (8.70%) ADSL
5 1 (4.35%) FTP
5 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Field Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML5
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Swing
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) REST
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Business Development
2 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.35%) Line Management
3 1 (4.35%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCITP
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Hyper-V
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) XenServer
2 4 (17.39%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) Terminal Services
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
1 14 (60.87%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco
3 5 (21.74%) Dell
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) Sophos
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
Hereford and Worcester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago