Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of Westminster 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Central London > City of Westminster
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 28 20
Rank change year-on-year +21 -8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 44 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of Westminster 18.33% 5.12% 9.09%
As % of the System Software category 65.67% 57.89% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 17
City of Westminster median annual salary £27,500 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.29% +25.00% -33.98%
10th Percentile £25,900 £30,575 £29,000
90th Percentile £47,000 £62,550 £55,250
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +1.27%

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 the City of Westminster with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of Westminster
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 67 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of Westminster 27.92% 8.84% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 51 18 22
City of Westminster median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +39.24% -23.30%
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,625 £30,075
90th Percentile £82,500 £68,125 £56,625
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +5.26%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of Westminster

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of Westminster.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in the City of Westminster

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the City of Westminster

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory in the City of Westminster.

Salary trend for Active Directory in the City of Westminster

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the City of Westminster

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in the City of Westminster over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in the City of Westminster

Active Directory
Job Locations in the City of Westminster

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the City of Westminster region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Mayfair +2 14 £45,000 -18.18%
Paddington - 13 £27,500 -
Soho - 4 £35,000 -
Active Directory
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 City of Westminster region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 33 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (59.09%) Windows 10
4 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
5 22 (50.00%) Firewall
6 20 (45.45%) VMware
6 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (45.45%) Office 365
7 17 (38.64%) Windows 7
7 17 (38.64%) WAN
8 16 (36.36%) LAN
8 16 (36.36%) SharePoint
8 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (29.55%) Linux
9 13 (29.55%) VoIP
9 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (29.55%) Azure Active Directory
9 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
10 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
10 12 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
10 12 (27.27%) PBX
11 11 (25.00%) Finance
11 11 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (20.45%) Security Patching
13 9 (20.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
13 9 (20.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (20.45%) Citrix

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of Westminster 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 16 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (20.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (4.55%) IIS
8 1 (2.27%) Apache
8 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Magento
2 1 (2.27%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Office 365
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (29.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (50.00%) Firewall
2 17 (38.64%) WAN
3 16 (36.36%) LAN
4 13 (29.55%) VoIP
5 12 (27.27%) PBX
6 8 (18.18%) DNS
7 7 (15.91%) DHCP
7 7 (15.91%) SAN
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (6.82%) Intranet
9 2 (4.55%) NAS
9 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.55%) VPN
9 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.27%) PCoIP
10 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Advertising
3 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Analyst
2 14 (31.82%) Support Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) IT Support
4 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support
4 5 (11.36%) IT Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Client Services Manager
5 4 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) Classic ASP
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) HTML5
1 1 (2.27%) JSON
1 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.18%) Hedge funds
2 8 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (9.09%) Replication
6 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
7 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
7 2 (4.55%) iPad
7 2 (4.55%) iPhone
8 1 (2.27%) Fintech
8 1 (2.27%) Photography
8 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Windows 10
3 17 (38.64%) Windows 7
4 13 (29.55%) Linux
4 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.09%) Mac OS
7 4 (9.09%) Mac OS X
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.82%) Android
9 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (20.45%) Security Patching
3 8 (18.18%) ERP
4 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
6 5 (11.36%) Decision-Making
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) ITSM
6 5 (11.36%) Patch Management
6 5 (11.36%) Service Management
6 5 (11.36%) Time Management
7 4 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 4 (9.09%) Business Development
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.09%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) KiXtart
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
4 1 (2.27%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) VB6
4 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) MCP
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) EMCISA
3 1 (2.27%) EMCSA
3 1 (2.27%) VCP5
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.55%) Nagios
2 2 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 20 (45.45%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) Citrix
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco
5 6 (13.64%) NetApp
6 5 (11.36%) Avaya
7 4 (9.09%) EqualLogic
8 3 (6.82%) HP
8 3 (6.82%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (6.82%) Sophos
9 2 (4.55%) Adobe
9 2 (4.55%) Apple
9 2 (4.55%) Bloomberg
9 2 (4.55%) Meraki
9 2 (4.55%) ProCurve
9 2 (4.55%) Reuters
10 1 (2.27%) Equitrac
10 1 (2.27%) SaltStack
10 1 (2.27%) TippingPoint