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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 23 44 24
Rank change year-on-year +21 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 116 97 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.28% 5.54% 7.88%
As % of the System Software category 74.36% 52.15% 74.30%
Number of salaries quoted 90 79 128
Median salary £33,000 £29,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.79% -25.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.53% -  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 156 186 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.13% 10.63% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 127 129 164
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +27 53 £48,750 +71.05% 12
High Wycombe +6 26 £35,000 +12.00% 2
Marlow -7 20 £33,000 +4.76% 3
Bletchley - 7 - -
Amersham -7 4 £28,500 -1.72%
Chesham - 4 £33,000 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 146 (75.26%) Windows
2 92 (47.42%) Microsoft
3 70 (36.08%) Windows Server
4 51 (26.29%) SLA
5 50 (25.77%) SQL
5 50 (25.77%) VMware
6 44 (22.68%) Hyper-V
6 44 (22.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (22.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (22.16%) ITIL
8 42 (21.65%) MS Exchange
9 41 (21.13%) Cisco
9 41 (21.13%) MS Office
9 41 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 34 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 33 (17.01%) SQL Server
12 32 (16.49%) Windows 7
13 30 (15.46%) VPN
14 29 (14.95%) Citrix
14 29 (14.95%) Finance
15 28 (14.43%) Office 365
16 27 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
17 25 (12.89%) IIS
18 23 (11.86%) PowerShell
19 22 (11.34%) HP
19 22 (11.34%) Remedy
20 21 (10.82%) LAN
20 21 (10.82%) WAN
21 20 (10.31%) MCSE
22 19 (9.79%) SharePoint

Active Directory
Top Related 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 (21.65%) MS Exchange
2 27 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (12.89%) IIS
4 19 (9.79%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (4.64%) SAS
7 7 (3.61%) IBM Notes
8 6 (3.09%) Skype for Business
9 5 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.58%) JBoss
9 5 (2.58%) WildFly
10 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (21.13%) MS Office
2 15 (7.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.43%) Office 365
2 14 (7.22%) SaaS
3 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.03%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.52%) G Suite
6 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.46%) VPN
2 21 (10.82%) LAN
2 21 (10.82%) WAN
3 18 (9.28%) DNS
3 18 (9.28%) TCP/IP
4 16 (8.25%) HTTP
4 16 (8.25%) HTTPS
5 15 (7.73%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (7.73%) SAN
6 13 (6.70%) Firewall
7 10 (5.15%) BIG-IP
7 10 (5.15%) DHCP
8 6 (3.09%) Skype
8 6 (3.09%) SSL
9 4 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.06%) VoIP
10 3 (1.55%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (1.55%) FTP
10 3 (1.55%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.55%) Big Data
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.52%) DB2
7 1 (0.52%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (14.95%) Finance
2 14 (7.22%) Dutch Language
2 14 (7.22%) French Language
2 14 (7.22%) German Language
2 14 (7.22%) Spanish Language
3 10 (5.15%) Financial Institution
3 10 (5.15%) Legal
4 9 (4.64%) Italian Language
5 8 (4.12%) Marketing
6 7 (3.61%) Back Office
6 7 (3.61%) Front Office
7 5 (2.58%) Polish Language
7 5 (2.58%) Retail
8 4 (2.06%) Advertising
8 4 (2.06%) Local Government
9 3 (1.55%) Automotive
10 1 (0.52%) Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Billing
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (46.91%) Analyst
2 41 (21.13%) IT Support
3 40 (20.62%) Support Analyst
4 31 (15.98%) IT Analyst
5 28 (14.43%) IT Support Analyst
6 19 (9.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (9.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 17 (8.76%) Senior Analyst
8 17 (8.76%) Service Analyst
9 15 (7.73%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 15 (7.73%) Security Analyst
9 15 (7.73%) Support Engineer
10 14 (7.22%) 2nd Line Support
10 14 (7.22%) Senior IT Support
11 13 (6.70%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (6.19%) Active Directory Support
13 11 (5.67%) Operations Analyst
14 10 (5.15%) Active Directory Analyst
14 10 (5.15%) Applications Engineer
14 10 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.12%) .NET
1 8 (4.12%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.58%) Middleware
3 2 (1.03%) COM
4 1 (0.52%) JSON
4 1 (0.52%) REST
4 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.19%) Fat Client
1 12 (6.19%) Thin Client
2 11 (5.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.67%) Cyber Attack
3 10 (5.15%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.15%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.12%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.09%) AS400
5 6 (3.09%) RSA SecurID
5 6 (3.09%) VAX
6 5 (2.58%) Clustering
6 5 (2.58%) PKI
7 4 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.55%) EPoS
8 3 (1.55%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Replication
9 1 (0.52%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 146 (75.26%) Windows
2 70 (36.08%) Windows Server
3 44 (22.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (22.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (16.49%) Windows 7
6 17 (8.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (8.25%) Windows 10
8 13 (6.70%) Unix
9 12 (6.19%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.61%) Solaris
11 6 (3.09%) VMS
12 4 (2.06%) Linux
13 2 (1.03%) AIX
14 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.52%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.16%) ITIL
2 16 (8.25%) Analytics
2 16 (8.25%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (8.25%) Security Operations
2 16 (8.25%) SIEM
3 15 (7.73%) Service Delivery
3 15 (7.73%) Use Case
4 13 (6.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 13 (6.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 13 (6.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 12 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (5.67%) Application Virtualisation
6 11 (5.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 11 (5.67%) Security Management
6 11 (5.67%) Security Monitoring
6 11 (5.67%) Virtual Environments
6 11 (5.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (5.15%) Mentoring
8 9 (4.64%) Change Management
8 9 (4.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (25.77%) SQL
2 23 (11.86%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.61%) C#
3 7 (3.61%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.58%) Java
5 2 (1.03%) VB
6 1 (0.52%) Python
6 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.52%) Tcl
6 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.31%) MCSE
3 18 (9.28%) MCSA
4 16 (8.25%) CISM
4 16 (8.25%) CISSP
4 16 (8.25%) SANS
5 15 (7.73%) Degree
6 12 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (6.19%) MCP
7 10 (5.15%) SC Cleared
7 10 (5.15%) Security Cleared
8 7 (3.61%) MCITP
9 5 (2.58%) CCNA
10 4 (2.06%) MCDST
11 3 (1.55%) CCIE
11 3 (1.55%) CCNP
12 2 (1.03%) CCA
12 2 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (26.29%) SLA
2 13 (6.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (5.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.52%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 44 (22.68%) Hyper-V
2 41 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (5.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (5.67%) VMware Server
5 8 (4.12%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (3.61%) XenApp
7 4 (2.06%) vSphere
7 4 (2.06%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.55%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.03%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.03%) UAG
10 1 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (5.67%) Control-M
1 11 (5.67%) NetBackup
1 11 (5.67%) SCCM
2 9 (4.64%) SCOM
3 8 (4.12%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.61%) HP SIM
5 6 (3.09%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (3.09%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (3.09%) Netcool
5 6 (3.09%) NetVault Backup
5 6 (3.09%) OpenView
5 6 (3.09%) Tivoli
5 6 (3.09%) Tivoli NetView
6 5 (2.58%) Nagios
7 1 (0.52%) DameWare
7 1 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 92 (47.42%) Microsoft
2 50 (25.77%) VMware
3 41 (21.13%) Cisco
4 29 (14.95%) Citrix
5 22 (11.34%) HP
5 22 (11.34%) Remedy
6 12 (6.19%) Juniper
7 11 (5.67%) Veritas
8 10 (5.15%) F5
9 9 (4.64%) Gemalto
10 7 (3.61%) Lotus
11 6 (3.09%) IBM
11 6 (3.09%) Oracle
11 6 (3.09%) SolarWinds
11 6 (3.09%) Wallstreet Suite
12 5 (2.58%) Altiris
12 5 (2.58%) Apple
12 5 (2.58%) BMC
12 5 (2.58%) Intel
13 4 (2.06%) SAP
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
High Wycombe
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Marlow
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago