Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 41 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 171 173 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.12% 5.96% 6.36%
As % of the System Software category 51.20% 61.35% 57.37%
Number of salaries quoted 155 143 208
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £31,500 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.35% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £59,500 £56,250 £47,500
South East median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.99% -4.29% +2.94%

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 334 282 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.95% 9.72% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 290 238 325
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,388 £20,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 88 £32,500 -7.14% 13
High Wycombe -7 28 £35,000 +16.67% 8
Aylesbury +15 23 £27,500 -5.17% 1
Marlow 0 15 £26,500 -18.46% 3
Chesham -4 5 £33,000 - 1
Gerrards Cross - 1 £37,500 -
Buckingham - 1 - -
Amersham - 1 £29,000 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 128 (74.85%) Windows
2 100 (58.48%) Microsoft
3 64 (37.43%) VMware
4 61 (35.67%) Windows Server
5 51 (29.82%) Office 365
6 49 (28.65%) Windows 7
7 42 (24.56%) MS Exchange
8 41 (23.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 40 (23.39%) DNS
10 38 (22.22%) ITIL
11 37 (21.64%) Windows 10
12 36 (21.05%) Citrix
13 35 (20.47%) Hyper-V
14 32 (18.71%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (17.54%) DHCP
16 29 (16.96%) Microsoft Office
16 29 (16.96%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2010
17 25 (14.62%) PowerShell
17 25 (14.62%) SQL
17 25 (14.62%) LAN
17 25 (14.62%) WAN
18 24 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
18 24 (14.04%) SCCM
19 22 (12.87%) Microsoft Azure
19 22 (12.87%) Cisco
20 21 (12.28%) Firewall
21 19 (11.11%) TCP/IP
21 19 (11.11%) SQL Server
22 18 (10.53%) VoIP

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 42 (24.56%) MS Exchange
2 25 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (4.68%) IIS
5 7 (4.09%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.51%) IBM Notes
7 5 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.92%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.75%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.17%) Confluence
10 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.58%) Moodle
Applications
1 29 (16.96%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 51 (29.82%) Office 365
2 22 (12.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.34%) IaaS
5 3 (1.75%) G Suite
5 3 (1.75%) PaaS
5 3 (1.75%) Serverless
6 2 (1.17%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.58%) SaaS
7 1 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (23.39%) DNS
2 30 (17.54%) DHCP
3 25 (14.62%) LAN
3 25 (14.62%) WAN
4 21 (12.28%) Firewall
5 19 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 18 (10.53%) VoIP
7 16 (9.36%) VPN
8 14 (8.19%) Wireless
9 10 (5.85%) VLAN
10 9 (5.26%) SAN
11 7 (4.09%) SSL
12 5 (2.92%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (1.75%) IP Telephony
14 3 (1.75%) MPLS
14 3 (1.75%) NAS
14 3 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (1.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.51%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.34%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (2.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.58%) DB2
5 1 (0.58%) MySQL
5 1 (0.58%) MySQL Workbench
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (5.26%) Finance
2 7 (4.09%) Retail
3 6 (3.51%) French Language
3 6 (3.51%) German Language
3 6 (3.51%) Italian Language
3 6 (3.51%) Legal
3 6 (3.51%) Portuguese Language
3 6 (3.51%) Spanish Language
4 5 (2.92%) Local Government
5 4 (2.34%) Billing
6 3 (1.75%) Marketing
7 2 (1.17%) Automotive
7 2 (1.17%) Law
7 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (26.32%) Support Engineer
2 36 (21.05%) Analyst
3 29 (16.96%) IT Support
4 21 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 18 (10.53%) Desktop Support
7 16 (9.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 16 (9.36%) Desktop Engineer
7 16 (9.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 16 (9.36%) Support Analyst
8 15 (8.77%) IT Engineer
9 14 (8.19%) Windows Engineer
10 13 (7.60%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (7.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 12 (7.02%) Active Directory Support
12 10 (5.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (5.85%) IT Analyst
12 10 (5.85%) IT Support Engineer
12 10 (5.85%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (5.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.26%) .NET
1 9 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.92%) CSS
2 5 (2.92%) HTML
3 4 (2.34%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (2.34%) CSS3
3 4 (2.34%) HTML5
3 4 (2.34%) jQuery
3 4 (2.34%) Kendo UI
3 4 (2.34%) Node.js
3 4 (2.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (2.34%) Web Services
4 3 (1.75%) Angular 2
5 2 (1.17%) Middleware
6 1 (0.58%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (0.58%) LDAP
6 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.43%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.51%) Driving Licence
3 6 (3.51%) Fintech
3 6 (3.51%) iPad
4 5 (2.92%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.92%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.92%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.34%) EPoS
6 3 (1.75%) iPhone
7 2 (1.17%) CCTV
7 2 (1.17%) Clustering
7 2 (1.17%) Handset
7 2 (1.17%) NHS
7 2 (1.17%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (1.17%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.17%) User Experience
8 1 (0.58%) BYOD
8 1 (0.58%) FMCG
8 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 128 (74.85%) Windows
2 61 (35.67%) Windows Server
3 49 (28.65%) Windows 7
4 37 (21.64%) Windows 10
5 32 (18.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (16.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (5.85%) Windows 8
9 7 (4.09%) Apple iOS
10 6 (3.51%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.92%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.34%) Linux
13 3 (1.75%) Android
13 3 (1.75%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.22%) ITIL
2 17 (9.94%) Service Delivery
3 10 (5.85%) Hardware Maintenance
3 10 (5.85%) Migration
3 10 (5.85%) Problem Management
4 8 (4.68%) Service Management
5 7 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (3.51%) Analytical Thinking
6 6 (3.51%) Data Security
6 6 (3.51%) Decision Quality
6 6 (3.51%) Mentoring
6 6 (3.51%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (3.51%) Presales
6 6 (3.51%) Software Audit
6 6 (3.51%) Web Design
7 5 (2.92%) ERP
8 4 (2.34%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (2.34%) API Design
8 4 (2.34%) Business Continuity
8 4 (2.34%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.62%) PowerShell
1 25 (14.62%) SQL
2 9 (5.26%) C#
2 9 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.58%) VB
3 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (9.94%) MCSE
3 11 (6.43%) Degree
3 11 (6.43%) MCP
4 9 (5.26%) MCSA
5 7 (4.09%) DBS Check
6 6 (3.51%) MCITP
7 3 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.75%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.17%) CCNA
8 2 (1.17%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.58%) MCDST
9 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.60%) SLA
2 4 (2.34%) QA
3 2 (1.17%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (23.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (20.47%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.26%) vSphere
3 9 (5.26%) XenApp
4 5 (2.92%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.75%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.75%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.17%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.17%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.17%) Docker
7 2 (1.17%) pfSense
7 2 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 24 (14.04%) SCCM
2 5 (2.92%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.75%) WSUS
4 2 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.17%) SCOM
5 1 (0.58%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 100 (58.48%) Microsoft
2 64 (37.43%) VMware
3 36 (21.05%) Citrix
4 22 (12.87%) Cisco
5 13 (7.60%) Apple
6 10 (5.85%) Mitel
7 9 (5.26%) NetApp
7 9 (5.26%) Veeam
8 8 (4.68%) Google
9 6 (3.51%) Lotus
10 4 (2.34%) Avaya
10 4 (2.34%) Extreme Networks
10 4 (2.34%) HP
10 4 (2.34%) Palo Alto
10 4 (2.34%) Red Box
10 4 (2.34%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.34%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.34%) Telerik
11 3 (1.75%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.75%) SAP