Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 28 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 172 206 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.85% 7.37% 5.88%
As % of the System Software category 50.29% 72.79% 53.98%
Number of salaries quoted 138 180 175
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £33,587 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.78% +10.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,250 £19,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £46,250
South East median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.99% -4.29% -

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 342 283 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.63% 10.12% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 254 247 282
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £39,042 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.96% +4.29% -3.45%
10th Percentile £25,250 £22,700 £20,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,750 £48,750
South East median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +2.56%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -21 79 £34,337 -8.43% 13
Marlow -8 28 £32,500 - 2
High Wycombe -6 26 £35,000 +29.63% 10
Aylesbury - 10 £27,250 -
Chesham -5 3 £33,000 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 124 (72.09%) Windows
2 113 (65.70%) Microsoft
3 67 (38.95%) Windows Server
4 52 (30.23%) Office 365
5 46 (26.74%) MS Exchange
6 41 (23.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (22.67%) ITIL
8 38 (22.09%) VMware
9 37 (21.51%) DNS
10 35 (20.35%) DHCP
11 33 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
12 31 (18.02%) PowerShell
12 31 (18.02%) SQL Server
13 30 (17.44%) SQL
14 29 (16.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
16 27 (15.70%) Hyper-V
17 26 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
18 25 (14.53%) .NET
18 25 (14.53%) C#
18 25 (14.53%) JavaScript
18 25 (14.53%) ASP.NET
19 24 (13.95%) IIS
19 24 (13.95%) LAN
19 24 (13.95%) Windows 10
20 23 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
21 22 (12.79%) Windows 7
22 21 (12.21%) MCSE
23 20 (11.63%) WAN
23 20 (11.63%) 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 46 (26.74%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (13.95%) IIS
4 18 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (5.81%) Skype for Business
7 6 (3.49%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.58%) Apache
9 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.58%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.58%) nginx
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (10.47%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 52 (30.23%) Office 365
2 33 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (5.81%) IaaS
4 10 (5.81%) SaaS
5 9 (5.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (5.23%) PaaS
6 8 (4.65%) Serverless
7 5 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.74%) G Suite
9 2 (1.16%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.58%) GitHub
10 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.51%) DNS
2 35 (20.35%) DHCP
3 24 (13.95%) LAN
4 20 (11.63%) Firewall
4 20 (11.63%) TCP/IP
4 20 (11.63%) WAN
5 17 (9.88%) Wireless
6 12 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (5.23%) VPN
8 8 (4.65%) SAN
8 8 (4.65%) VoIP
9 5 (2.91%) Kerberos
9 5 (2.91%) Skype
10 4 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.33%) WLAN
11 3 (1.74%) VLAN
12 2 (1.16%) NAS
13 1 (0.58%) SSL
13 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 8 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.58%) DB2
5 1 (0.58%) GIS
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.23%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (9.30%) Finance
2 9 (5.23%) Marketing
3 6 (3.49%) Retail
4 4 (2.33%) Automotive
5 3 (1.74%) Legal
5 3 (1.74%) Local Government
5 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.58%) German Language
Job Titles
1 72 (41.86%) Analyst
2 43 (25.00%) IT Support
3 37 (21.51%) Support Analyst
4 25 (14.53%) IT Analyst
4 25 (14.53%) IT Support Analyst
4 25 (14.53%) Senior Analyst
5 21 (12.21%) Senior Support Analyst
6 18 (10.47%) Support Engineer
7 17 (9.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (9.30%) Senior IT Support
8 16 (9.30%) Senior IT Support Analyst
9 13 (7.56%) IT Engineer
9 13 (7.56%) Service Analyst
9 13 (7.56%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 10 (5.81%) Windows Engineer
12 9 (5.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 9 (5.23%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.53%) .NET
1 25 (14.53%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.91%) ADSI
2 5 (2.91%) LDAP
3 4 (2.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (2.33%) CSS
3 4 (2.33%) CSS3
3 4 (2.33%) HTML
3 4 (2.33%) HTML5
3 4 (2.33%) jQuery
3 4 (2.33%) Kendo UI
3 4 (2.33%) Node.js
3 4 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (2.33%) Web Services
4 3 (1.74%) Angular 2
5 2 (1.16%) Middleware
6 1 (0.58%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.58%) LAMP
6 1 (0.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (4.07%) Driving Licence
3 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.91%) PKI
4 4 (2.33%) EPoS
5 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.16%) CCTV
5 2 (1.16%) Clustering
5 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.16%) Fintech
5 2 (1.16%) FMCG
5 2 (1.16%) Handset
5 2 (1.16%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.16%) NHS
5 2 (1.16%) Social Media
5 2 (1.16%) User Experience
6 1 (0.58%) AS400
6 1 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 124 (72.09%) Windows
2 67 (38.95%) Windows Server
3 41 (23.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (13.95%) Windows 10
6 22 (12.79%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.65%) Linux
7 8 (4.65%) Unix
8 6 (3.49%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.91%) Mac OS
9 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.33%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.33%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.74%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.58%) Android
12 1 (0.58%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.67%) ITIL
2 19 (11.05%) Service Delivery
3 18 (10.47%) Migration
4 15 (8.72%) Mentoring
5 14 (8.14%) Analytics
6 13 (7.56%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (5.81%) Presales
8 8 (4.65%) Task Automation
9 7 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (3.49%) Patch Management
10 6 (3.49%) Performance Management
10 6 (3.49%) Risk Management
11 5 (2.91%) Business Continuity
11 5 (2.91%) CRM
11 5 (2.91%) Data Analytics
11 5 (2.91%) Decision-Making
11 5 (2.91%) ITSM
11 5 (2.91%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (2.33%) ITIL V3
12 4 (2.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.02%) PowerShell
2 30 (17.44%) SQL
3 25 (14.53%) C#
3 25 (14.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.58%) C
4 1 (0.58%) Java
4 1 (0.58%) PHP
4 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (12.21%) MCSE
3 17 (9.88%) Security Cleared
4 11 (6.40%) MCSA
5 9 (5.23%) MCITP
5 9 (5.23%) SC Cleared
6 8 (4.65%) Degree
6 8 (4.65%) MCP
7 6 (3.49%) MCTS
8 5 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.33%) DBS Check
9 4 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.74%) CCNA
10 3 (1.74%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.74%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (1.16%) CISM
11 2 (1.16%) CISSP
11 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.56%) SLA
2 5 (2.91%) ISO 9000
2 5 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.33%) QA
4 2 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (16.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (15.70%) Hyper-V
3 12 (6.98%) DFS Replication
4 5 (2.91%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.74%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.74%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.74%) vSphere
6 2 (1.16%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.58%) Docker
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (11.05%) WSUS
2 14 (8.14%) SCCM
3 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.16%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 113 (65.70%) Microsoft
2 38 (22.09%) VMware
3 18 (10.47%) Cisco
4 15 (8.72%) Citrix
5 14 (8.14%) Google
6 11 (6.40%) McAfee
7 9 (5.23%) Apple
8 5 (2.91%) Lumension
8 5 (2.91%) Veeam
9 4 (2.33%) Meraki
9 4 (2.33%) Mitel
9 4 (2.33%) Red Box
9 4 (2.33%) SAP
9 4 (2.33%) Telerik
10 3 (1.74%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.16%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 2 (1.16%) Epicor
11 2 (1.16%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.16%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.16%) Symantec