Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 37 33
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 175 210 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.05% 6.73% 5.92%
As % of the System Software category 49.30% 66.04% 56.26%
Number of salaries quoted 161 171 214
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.59% +5.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £48,000
South East median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +4.48%

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 355 318 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.27% 10.19% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 315 264 345
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% -1.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Buckinghamshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -7 97 £32,500 - 4
High Wycombe -2 27 £25,000 -13.04% 8
Aylesbury +15 22 £27,500 +19.57%
Marlow -9 13 £22,500 -16.67% 1
Chesham - 6 £33,000 -
Buckingham - 2 £40,000 - 1
Amersham - 2 £29,500 - 1
Gerrards Cross - 1 £37,500 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 138 (78.86%) Windows
2 107 (61.14%) Microsoft
3 75 (42.86%) VMware
4 72 (41.14%) Windows Server
5 62 (35.43%) Windows 7
6 51 (29.14%) Office 365
7 50 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 48 (27.43%) Citrix
8 48 (27.43%) ITIL
8 48 (27.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 45 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 45 (25.71%) Windows 10
10 40 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (21.71%) DNS
12 35 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
13 32 (18.29%) Hyper-V
14 31 (17.71%) SQL
15 30 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
16 29 (16.57%) Exchange Server 2010
17 27 (15.43%) Cisco
17 27 (15.43%) SCCM
18 26 (14.86%) DHCP
19 24 (13.71%) SQL Server
20 23 (13.14%) Firewall
21 22 (12.57%) Microsoft Certification
21 22 (12.57%) PowerShell
22 20 (11.43%) WAN
23 19 (10.86%) MCSE
24 18 (10.29%) LAN
25 17 (9.71%) TCP/IP

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 29 (16.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.57%) IBM Notes
6 7 (4.00%) IIS
6 7 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.14%) Confluence
7 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.14%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.57%) Apache
8 1 (0.57%) CMS
8 1 (0.57%) Moodle
8 1 (0.57%) nginx
8 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.57%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 51 (29.14%) Office 365
2 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.14%) G Suite
5 2 (1.14%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.57%) IaaS
6 1 (0.57%) SaaS
6 1 (0.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 38 (21.71%) DNS
2 26 (14.86%) DHCP
3 23 (13.14%) Firewall
4 20 (11.43%) WAN
5 18 (10.29%) LAN
6 17 (9.71%) TCP/IP
6 17 (9.71%) VPN
7 15 (8.57%) VoIP
8 10 (5.71%) SAN
9 9 (5.14%) VLAN
9 9 (5.14%) Wireless
10 7 (4.00%) SSL
11 5 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (2.86%) LDAP
12 4 (2.29%) Kerberos
13 3 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.71%) IP Telephony
13 3 (1.71%) MPLS
13 3 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (1.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.43%) Data Mining
3 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.14%) MySQL
6 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.57%) MySQL Workbench
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Ant
1 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (7.43%) Finance
2 7 (4.00%) Legal
3 6 (3.43%) French Language
3 6 (3.43%) German Language
3 6 (3.43%) Italian Language
3 6 (3.43%) Local Government
3 6 (3.43%) Portuguese Language
3 6 (3.43%) Spanish Language
4 4 (2.29%) Billing
4 4 (2.29%) Retail
5 2 (1.14%) Law
5 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 37 (21.14%) Analyst
3 29 (16.57%) IT Support
4 25 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (13.14%) Support Analyst
6 21 (12.00%) IT Engineer
7 19 (10.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (10.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 19 (10.86%) 3rd Line Support
7 19 (10.86%) Desktop Support
8 18 (10.29%) Windows Engineer
9 17 (9.71%) Active Directory Engineer
9 17 (9.71%) Active Directory Support
10 15 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
10 15 (8.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 13 (7.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 11 (6.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (6.29%) IT Support Engineer
13 10 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
13 10 (5.71%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.00%) .NET
1 7 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.86%) CSS
2 5 (2.86%) HTML
3 4 (2.29%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (2.29%) CSS3
3 4 (2.29%) HTML5
3 4 (2.29%) jQuery
3 4 (2.29%) Kendo UI
3 4 (2.29%) Node.js
3 4 (2.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (2.29%) Web Services
4 3 (1.71%) Angular 2
5 2 (1.14%) Middleware
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.71%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.00%) iPad
3 9 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.14%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.00%) iPhone
5 6 (3.43%) Fat Client
5 6 (3.43%) Fintech
5 6 (3.43%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.29%) EPoS
7 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.14%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (1.14%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.57%) BYOD
8 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.57%) Handset
8 1 (0.57%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) User Experience
8 1 (0.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 138 (78.86%) Windows
2 72 (41.14%) Windows Server
3 62 (35.43%) Windows 7
4 45 (25.71%) Windows 10
4 45 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (9.71%) Windows 8
8 13 (7.43%) Apple iOS
9 9 (5.14%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.86%) Linux
10 5 (2.86%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.71%) Android
12 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.43%) ITIL
2 14 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 13 (7.43%) Service Management
4 11 (6.29%) Hardware Maintenance
5 10 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 8 (4.57%) Mentoring
6 8 (4.57%) Migration
6 8 (4.57%) Web Design
7 7 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (3.43%) Analytical Thinking
8 6 (3.43%) Data Security
8 6 (3.43%) Decision Quality
8 6 (3.43%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (3.43%) Software Audit
9 5 (2.86%) Proactive Monitoring
10 4 (2.29%) API Design
10 4 (2.29%) Application Virtualisation
10 4 (2.29%) Presales
10 4 (2.29%) User Stories
10 4 (2.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.71%) SQL
2 22 (12.57%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.00%) C#
3 7 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.57%) Java
4 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.57%) VB
4 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.86%) MCSE
3 12 (6.86%) Degree
3 12 (6.86%) MCP
4 10 (5.71%) MCSA
5 8 (4.57%) MCITP
6 7 (4.00%) DBS Check
7 5 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.71%) CCNA
8 3 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.14%) MCDST
10 1 (0.57%) ISEB
10 1 (0.57%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.57%) SLA
2 4 (2.29%) QA
System Software
1 48 (27.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (18.29%) Hyper-V
3 14 (8.00%) XenApp
4 7 (4.00%) vSphere
5 5 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (2.29%) VirtualBox
6 4 (2.29%) VMware Server
6 4 (2.29%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.71%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.14%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.14%) Docker
8 2 (1.14%) pfSense
8 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.57%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.57%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (15.43%) SCCM
2 5 (2.86%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.14%) SCOM
3 2 (1.14%) WSUS
4 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.57%) Ansible
4 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.57%) Puppet
4 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 107 (61.14%) Microsoft
2 75 (42.86%) VMware
3 48 (27.43%) Citrix
4 27 (15.43%) Cisco
5 13 (7.43%) Apple
6 10 (5.71%) NetApp
6 10 (5.71%) Veeam
7 9 (5.14%) ServiceNow
8 8 (4.57%) Lotus
8 8 (4.57%) Mitel
9 5 (2.86%) Avaya
9 5 (2.86%) Google
9 5 (2.86%) HP
10 4 (2.29%) Extreme Networks
10 4 (2.29%) Palo Alto
10 4 (2.29%) SAP
10 4 (2.29%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.29%) Telerik
11 3 (1.71%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.71%) Oracle