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

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 35 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 166 182 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.46% 6.38% 6.72%
As % of the System Software category 45.86% 55.15% 62.02%
Number of salaries quoted 147 168 173
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £23,050 £21,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,125 £47,500
South East median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% -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 362 330 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.09% 11.57% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 274 291 275
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.06% - -
10th Percentile £24,575 £22,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £53,750
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 20 September 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 September 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 +3 76 £37,500 +15.38% 24
High Wycombe -10 38 £27,000 +8.00% 6
Gerrards Cross - 8 £32,500 -
Marlow -11 6 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Buckingham +2 4 £32,500 -18.75%
Aylesbury +27 3 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Newport Pagnell +3 3 £22,000 -34.33% 1
Princes Risborough - 2 £35,000 -
Chesham -5 1 £33,000 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 129 (77.71%) Windows
2 101 (60.84%) Microsoft
3 84 (50.60%) Windows Server
4 57 (34.34%) Office 365
5 49 (29.52%) SQL
6 46 (27.71%) SQL Server
7 45 (27.11%) VMware
8 41 (24.70%) Firewall
9 40 (24.10%) MS Exchange
10 37 (22.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 34 (20.48%) Microsoft Office
12 33 (19.88%) ITIL
12 33 (19.88%) DNS
13 31 (18.67%) Windows 7
14 30 (18.07%) Windows 10
15 27 (16.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 27 (16.27%) DHCP
15 27 (16.27%) Hyper-V
16 25 (15.06%) Windows Server 2008
17 24 (14.46%) SharePoint
17 24 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
18 22 (13.25%) LAN
18 22 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
19 21 (12.65%) WAN
19 21 (12.65%) VPN
19 21 (12.65%) SCCM
20 20 (12.05%) TCP/IP
21 19 (11.45%) Cisco
22 18 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
23 17 (10.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 40 (24.10%) MS Exchange
2 24 (14.46%) SharePoint
3 15 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (6.02%) Skype for Business
6 9 (5.42%) IIS
6 9 (5.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (3.01%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.20%) Confluence
10 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.60%) Apache
11 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.60%) nginx
11 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (20.48%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.20%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 57 (34.34%) Office 365
2 22 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.81%) IaaS
4 3 (1.81%) PaaS
5 2 (1.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.60%) GitHub
6 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.60%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 41 (24.70%) Firewall
2 33 (19.88%) DNS
3 27 (16.27%) DHCP
4 22 (13.25%) LAN
5 21 (12.65%) VPN
5 21 (12.65%) WAN
6 20 (12.05%) TCP/IP
7 14 (8.43%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (7.83%) VoIP
9 8 (4.82%) SAN
10 7 (4.22%) MPLS
11 5 (3.01%) IPsec
11 5 (3.01%) PPTP
12 4 (2.41%) Skype
12 4 (2.41%) SNMP
12 4 (2.41%) Wireless
13 3 (1.81%) NAS
13 3 (1.81%) SSL
13 3 (1.81%) WLAN
14 2 (1.20%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (27.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.81%) Power BI
6 3 (1.81%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.60%) DB2
7 1 (0.60%) GIS
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) JIRA
General
1 15 (9.04%) Finance
2 8 (4.82%) Advertising
3 6 (3.61%) Automotive
4 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.60%) French Language
5 1 (0.60%) Games
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
5 1 (0.60%) Local Government
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (30.72%) Analyst
2 43 (25.90%) IT Support
3 27 (16.27%) IT Analyst
4 26 (15.66%) IT Support Analyst
4 26 (15.66%) Support Analyst
5 23 (13.86%) Support Engineer
6 18 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (7.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (7.23%) DBA
7 12 (7.23%) Desktop Support
7 12 (7.23%) Server Engineer
8 11 (6.63%) Junior
9 10 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (6.02%) Exchange Engineer
9 10 (6.02%) IT Engineer
10 9 (5.42%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (4.82%) IT Support Technician
11 8 (4.82%) Junior DBA
11 8 (4.82%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.64%) .NET
2 11 (6.63%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.61%) CSS
3 6 (3.61%) HTML
4 5 (3.01%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.81%) LDAP
6 2 (1.20%) COM
7 1 (0.60%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.60%) J2EE
7 1 (0.60%) LAMP
7 1 (0.60%) MEAN Stack
7 1 (0.60%) Middleware
7 1 (0.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.02%) Replication
2 8 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.01%) Fat Client
3 5 (3.01%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.01%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.41%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.81%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.81%) Clustering
5 3 (1.81%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.20%) iPad
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 129 (77.71%) Windows
2 84 (50.60%) Windows Server
3 31 (18.67%) Windows 7
4 30 (18.07%) Windows 10
5 25 (15.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (10.24%) Linux
8 9 (5.42%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.41%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.41%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.81%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.20%) Android
11 2 (1.20%) Unix
12 1 (0.60%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.60%) Solaris
12 1 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.88%) ITIL
2 27 (16.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 18 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (10.24%) Service Delivery
5 15 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (9.04%) Migration
6 12 (7.23%) High Availability
6 12 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (6.02%) Process Improvement
8 8 (4.82%) Database Mirroring
8 8 (4.82%) System Testing
9 7 (4.22%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.61%) Change Management
10 6 (3.61%) Presales
11 5 (3.01%) Project Management
12 4 (2.41%) ITSM
12 4 (2.41%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (2.41%) Server Management
13 3 (1.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 3 (1.81%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (29.52%) SQL
2 17 (10.24%) PowerShell
3 16 (9.64%) C#
4 9 (5.42%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.81%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.20%) VBA
7 1 (0.60%) Java
7 1 (0.60%) PHP
7 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (6.63%) MCSE
4 8 (4.82%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.61%) MCITP
6 5 (3.01%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (3.01%) MCSA
6 5 (3.01%) MCTS
7 4 (2.41%) CCNA
7 4 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.41%) MCP
7 4 (2.41%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.20%) CCA
9 2 (1.20%) CCNP
9 2 (1.20%) Degree
10 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.23%) SLA
2 4 (2.41%) ISO 9000
2 4 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.81%) GDPR
4 1 (0.60%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (22.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (16.27%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.22%) Terminal Services
3 7 (4.22%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (3.01%) DFS Replication
5 4 (2.41%) Docker
5 4 (2.41%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.20%) pfSense
7 2 (1.20%) XenApp
7 2 (1.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (12.65%) SCCM
2 10 (6.02%) WSUS
3 6 (3.61%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (3.01%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (1.81%) SCOM
6 2 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.20%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.60%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.60%) IBM BigFix
7 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (0.60%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 101 (60.84%) Microsoft
2 45 (27.11%) VMware
3 19 (11.45%) Cisco
4 15 (9.04%) Citrix
5 8 (4.82%) Veeam
6 7 (4.22%) McAfee
7 5 (3.01%) SolarWinds
7 5 (3.01%) Symantec
8 4 (2.41%) Apple
8 4 (2.41%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.41%) Remedy
8 4 (2.41%) WatchGuard
9 3 (1.81%) F5
9 3 (1.81%) HP
9 3 (1.81%) Meraki
9 3 (1.81%) NEC
9 3 (1.81%) NetApp
9 3 (1.81%) NETGEAR
10 2 (1.20%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.20%) RightFax