Period
to 16 November 2018

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

Microsoft Active Directory
Central London > City of Westminster
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 28 20
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of Westminster 13.79% 4.83% 9.95%
As % of the System Software category 70.00% 71.43% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 19
City of Westminster median annual salary £34,750 £50,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.50% +58.73% -39.42%
10th Percentile £25,500 £29,225 £27,200
90th Percentile £68,500 £62,650 £48,400
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +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 40 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of Westminster 19.70% 6.76% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 22
City of Westminster median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £32,650
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +68.45% -36.60%
10th Percentile £25,600 £31,925 £27,650
90th Percentile £94,500 £66,250 £44,075
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +11.11%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Mayfair +5 12 £45,000 -18.18%
Soho - 5 £30,000 -
Paddington - 3 £26,000 -
Westminster -7 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Active Directory
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 City of Westminster region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (42.86%) Office 365
5 12 (42.86%) Windows 10
6 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
6 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
7 10 (35.71%) DNS
7 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
8 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (32.14%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) Citrix
9 8 (28.57%) ERP
9 8 (28.57%) DHCP
9 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (25.00%) Hedge funds
10 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (25.00%) Linux
10 7 (25.00%) WAN
10 7 (25.00%) Cisco
10 7 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (25.00%) Firewall
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 6 (21.43%) VoIP

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 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 7 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) IIS
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.57%) Apache
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
2 1 (3.57%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Office 365
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (21.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.57%) G Suite
5 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) DHCP
3 7 (25.00%) Firewall
3 7 (25.00%) WAN
4 6 (21.43%) LAN
4 6 (21.43%) VoIP
5 5 (17.86%) PBX
5 5 (17.86%) SAN
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (7.14%) Intranet
7 2 (7.14%) NAS
7 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.14%) VLAN
7 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.57%) BGP
8 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
8 1 (3.57%) OSPF
8 1 (3.57%) SNMP
8 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Advertising
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) IT Support
4 4 (14.29%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Client Services Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
6 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) JSON
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.14%) iPad
4 2 (7.14%) iPhone
4 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.57%) Fintech
5 1 (3.57%) Photography
5 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows 10
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
4 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) Mac OS
8 4 (14.29%) Android
8 4 (14.29%) Mac OS X
9 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
10 1 (3.57%) CentOS
10 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
10 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ERP
2 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (17.86%) ITSM
3 5 (17.86%) Service Management
3 5 (17.86%) Time Management
4 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
6 2 (7.14%) Active Listening
6 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
6 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (7.14%) Post-Production
6 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) KiXtart
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) VB6
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) EMCISA
3 1 (3.57%) EMCSA
3 1 (3.57%) VCP5
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) KVM
3 1 (3.57%) LXC
3 1 (3.57%) pfSense
3 1 (3.57%) Samba
3 1 (3.57%) Xen
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) AirWatch
1 3 (10.71%) Nagios
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco
5 5 (17.86%) NetApp
6 4 (14.29%) Avaya
6 4 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (10.71%) Adobe
7 3 (10.71%) Bloomberg
7 3 (10.71%) HP
7 3 (10.71%) Reuters
7 3 (10.71%) Sophos
8 2 (7.14%) Apple
8 2 (7.14%) EqualLogic
8 2 (7.14%) Google
8 2 (7.14%) Meraki
8 2 (7.14%) ProCurve
8 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
9 1 (3.57%) SaltStack