Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 32 41
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 +26
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 68 80 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 6.24% 5.79% 5.57%
As % of the System Software category 44.16% 49.38% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 59 78 80
Coventry median annual salary £30,000 £36,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.81% -7.01% +17.16%
10th Percentile £22,250 £19,850 £17,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £60,900 £60,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year +4.48% +5.51% -9.29%

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 Coventry with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 154 162 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 14.13% 11.73% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 126 134 142
Coventry median annual salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% -3.73% +10.27%
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £53,450
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Coventry

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Coventry

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Coventry over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 62 (91.18%) Windows
2 47 (69.12%) Microsoft
3 28 (41.18%) MS Exchange
4 27 (39.71%) ITIL
4 27 (39.71%) TCP/IP
5 24 (35.29%) DNS
6 22 (32.35%) Office 365
7 21 (30.88%) DHCP
8 20 (29.41%) SQL
9 19 (27.94%) Firewall
10 17 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 17 (25.00%) Service Management
10 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 16 (23.53%) ITIL V3
11 16 (23.53%) Hyper-V
11 16 (23.53%) Management Information System
12 15 (22.06%) VMware
12 15 (22.06%) Internet
12 15 (22.06%) Self-Motivation
12 15 (22.06%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (20.59%) Linux
14 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Office
14 13 (19.12%) HP
15 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (17.65%) Windows 8
16 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 28 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 17 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (13.24%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.47%) CMS
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (32.35%) Office 365
2 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.41%) IaaS
3 3 (4.41%) PaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.47%) Azure Functions
4 1 (1.47%) G Suite
4 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.47%) SaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (39.71%) TCP/IP
2 24 (35.29%) DNS
3 21 (30.88%) DHCP
4 19 (27.94%) Firewall
5 15 (22.06%) Internet
6 10 (14.71%) VPN
7 9 (13.24%) FTP
7 9 (13.24%) HTTP
7 9 (13.24%) LAN
7 9 (13.24%) SSH
7 9 (13.24%) WAN
8 8 (11.76%) Network Security
9 7 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.47%) Kerberos
10 1 (1.47%) MPLS
10 1 (1.47%) SMTP
10 1 (1.47%) SNMP
10 1 (1.47%) SSL
10 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.47%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (1.47%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.47%) RavenDB
2 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.47%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.47%) GDB
2 1 (1.47%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.47%) sqlmap
General
1 10 (14.71%) Manufacturing
2 7 (10.29%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (1.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Analyst
1 18 (26.47%) Support Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) 1st Line Support
3 15 (22.06%) Technical Support
4 12 (17.65%) 1st Line Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 12 (17.65%) Help Desk Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) Help Desk Support
4 12 (17.65%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) Technical Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) Technical Support Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (8.82%) IT Manager
8 5 (7.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (7.35%) IT Operations Manager
8 5 (7.35%) IT Support
8 5 (7.35%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) OAuth
3 1 (1.47%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.47%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
3 1 (1.47%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.47%) HTML
3 1 (1.47%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.47%) LDAP
3 1 (1.47%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 15 (22.06%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.47%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.47%) Handset
5 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) PKI
5 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (91.18%) Windows
2 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (20.59%) Linux
3 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (17.65%) Windows 8
4 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (16.18%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.41%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Android
7 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.47%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) ITIL
2 17 (25.00%) Service Management
3 16 (23.53%) ITIL V3
4 15 (22.06%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (13.24%) PDM
5 9 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (8.82%) People Management
7 5 (7.35%) Contingency Planning
7 5 (7.35%) Information Security
7 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (7.35%) Network Management
7 5 (7.35%) OWASP
7 5 (7.35%) SIEM
8 4 (5.88%) Security Operations
8 4 (5.88%) Security Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.41%) Migration
10 2 (2.94%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (2.94%) DevOps
10 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (1.47%) Java
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.47%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.88%) CISSP
2 4 (5.88%) GIAC
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) MCITP
3 3 (4.41%) MCSA
3 3 (4.41%) MCSE
4 2 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 9 (13.24%) XenServer
3 6 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) SCCM
1 5 (7.35%) SCOM
2 2 (2.94%) WSUS
3 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.47%) CASB
3 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.47%) Nmap
3 1 (1.47%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 47 (69.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.06%) VMware
3 13 (19.12%) HP
4 9 (13.24%) Mitel
4 9 (13.24%) WatchGuard
5 4 (5.88%) CyberArk
5 4 (5.88%) Splunk
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco
6 2 (2.94%) Veeam
7 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix
7 1 (1.47%) Google
7 1 (1.47%) NetApp
7 1 (1.47%) Remedy
7 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.47%) Symantec