Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 32 39
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 189 208 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.59% 7.05% 5.83%
As % of the System Software category 47.49% 65.62% 57.75%
Number of salaries quoted 158 180 161
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +12.07% -12.12%
10th Percentile £23,425 £21,250 £19,731
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,375 £46,250
South East median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% -

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 398 317 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.88% 10.74% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 285 270 251
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% -1.39% -4.00%
10th Percentile £24,600 £22,400 £20,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,875 £52,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -4 82 £38,500 +2.67% 14
High Wycombe -5 38 £28,750 +12.75% 8
Marlow -14 21 £32,500 - 1
Gerrards Cross - 7 £32,500 - 1
Newport Pagnell +10 3 £22,000 -34.33%
Buckingham 0 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Chesham -5 3 £33,000 - 2
Aylesbury +11 1 £52,500 +89.19%
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 142 (75.13%) Windows
2 121 (64.02%) Microsoft
3 96 (50.79%) Windows Server
4 56 (29.63%) SQL
4 56 (29.63%) Office 365
5 53 (28.04%) MS Exchange
6 51 (26.98%) VMware
7 46 (24.34%) SQL Server
8 45 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 42 (22.22%) DNS
10 41 (21.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (20.11%) DHCP
12 35 (18.52%) PowerShell
13 32 (16.93%) ITIL
14 31 (16.40%) Hyper-V
14 31 (16.40%) Microsoft Azure
15 29 (15.34%) .NET
15 29 (15.34%) C#
15 29 (15.34%) Firewall
16 28 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
16 28 (14.81%) Windows 10
17 27 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
17 27 (14.29%) Service Delivery
18 26 (13.76%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (13.23%) Exchange Server 2010
20 24 (12.70%) Windows 7
20 24 (12.70%) TCP/IP
20 24 (12.70%) ASP.NET
20 24 (12.70%) Migration
21 23 (12.17%) Linux

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 53 (28.04%) MS Exchange
2 27 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (13.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 19 (10.05%) IIS
6 14 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (7.41%) Skype for Business
7 6 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.06%) Confluence
9 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.53%) Apache
10 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.53%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (11.64%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.06%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 56 (29.63%) Office 365
2 31 (16.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.76%) SaaS
5 8 (4.23%) IaaS
5 8 (4.23%) PaaS
6 7 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (3.17%) Serverless
8 5 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.06%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.53%) GitHub
10 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.22%) DNS
2 38 (20.11%) DHCP
3 29 (15.34%) Firewall
4 24 (12.70%) TCP/IP
5 22 (11.64%) LAN
6 20 (10.58%) VPN
6 20 (10.58%) WAN
7 13 (6.88%) VoIP
7 13 (6.88%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (4.23%) SAN
9 7 (3.70%) Wireless
10 5 (2.65%) Kerberos
10 5 (2.65%) WLAN
11 4 (2.12%) MPLS
11 4 (2.12%) Skype
11 4 (2.12%) SNMP
12 3 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (1.59%) SSL
13 2 (1.06%) IPsec
13 2 (1.06%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (5.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 9 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.59%) Power BI
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.53%) DB2
8 1 (0.53%) GIS
8 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (3.17%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.17%) Visual Studio
1 6 (3.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (12.17%) Finance
2 8 (4.23%) Automotive
3 7 (3.70%) Marketing
4 5 (2.65%) Advertising
5 3 (1.59%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.59%) Legal
5 3 (1.59%) Local Government
5 3 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.06%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.53%) French Language
7 1 (0.53%) German Language
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (39.68%) Analyst
2 51 (26.98%) IT Support
3 41 (21.69%) Support Analyst
4 34 (17.99%) IT Analyst
5 33 (17.46%) IT Support Analyst
6 23 (12.17%) Senior Analyst
7 21 (11.11%) Support Engineer
8 19 (10.05%) Senior Support Analyst
9 18 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (7.94%) IT Engineer
10 15 (7.94%) Server Engineer
11 14 (7.41%) Senior IT Support
11 14 (7.41%) Senior IT Support Analyst
12 13 (6.88%) Architect
13 12 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (6.35%) Windows Engineer
14 11 (5.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 10 (5.29%) 2nd Line Support
15 10 (5.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.34%) .NET
2 24 (12.70%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.23%) LDAP
4 6 (3.17%) CSS
4 6 (3.17%) HTML
5 5 (2.65%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.65%) ADSI
6 2 (1.06%) COM
7 1 (0.53%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.53%) J2EE
7 1 (0.53%) LAMP
7 1 (0.53%) MEAN Stack
7 1 (0.53%) Middleware
7 1 (0.53%) Spring
7 1 (0.53%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.82%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.76%) Replication
3 5 (2.65%) Fat Client
3 5 (2.65%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.65%) PKI
3 5 (2.65%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.12%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.06%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.06%) Clustering
5 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.06%) Fintech
5 2 (1.06%) FMCG
5 2 (1.06%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.06%) Social Media
6 1 (0.53%) AS400
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 142 (75.13%) Windows
2 96 (50.79%) Windows Server
3 41 (21.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (14.81%) Windows 10
4 28 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (12.70%) Windows 7
6 23 (12.17%) Linux
7 9 (4.76%) Unix
8 5 (2.65%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.12%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.59%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.53%) Android
11 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.53%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.53%) Solaris
11 1 (0.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.93%) ITIL
2 27 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 24 (12.70%) Migration
4 23 (12.17%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 13 (6.88%) Analytics
6 13 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (4.23%) Patch Management
7 8 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (4.23%) Presales
7 8 (4.23%) Task Automation
8 7 (3.70%) Database Mirroring
8 7 (3.70%) High Availability
8 7 (3.70%) System Testing
9 6 (3.17%) Change Management
9 6 (3.17%) ITSM
9 6 (3.17%) Performance Management
9 6 (3.17%) Project Management
9 6 (3.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (29.63%) SQL
2 35 (18.52%) PowerShell
3 29 (15.34%) C#
4 23 (12.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.53%) C
6 1 (0.53%) Java
6 1 (0.53%) PHP
6 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (13.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (11.64%) MCSE
3 17 (8.99%) Security Cleared
4 13 (6.88%) MCITP
5 11 (5.82%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.29%) MCTS
7 8 (4.23%) MCSA
8 7 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.17%) MCP
10 5 (2.65%) CCNA
10 5 (2.65%) Degree
11 4 (2.12%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.06%) CISM
12 2 (1.06%) CISSP
12 2 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (1.06%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.29%) SLA
2 8 (4.23%) ISO 9000
2 8 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 45 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (16.40%) Hyper-V
3 11 (5.82%) DFS Replication
4 8 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (4.23%) Terminal Services
4 8 (4.23%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (2.12%) Docker
6 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.06%) pfSense
8 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (10.58%) SCCM
1 20 (10.58%) WSUS
2 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (1.59%) SCOM
3 2 (1.06%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.53%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 121 (64.02%) Microsoft
2 51 (26.98%) VMware
3 16 (8.47%) Cisco
4 14 (7.41%) Citrix
5 11 (5.82%) McAfee
6 9 (4.76%) Veeam
7 7 (3.70%) Google
8 6 (3.17%) SolarWinds
9 5 (2.65%) Lumension
9 5 (2.65%) Meraki
9 5 (2.65%) WatchGuard
10 4 (2.12%) Atlassian
10 4 (2.12%) SAP
11 3 (1.59%) HP
11 3 (1.59%) NetApp
11 3 (1.59%) Symantec
12 2 (1.06%) Dell
12 2 (1.06%) EMC
12 2 (1.06%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.06%) Remedy