Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 42 61
Rank change year-on-year +6 +19 -32
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 73 78 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.56% 5.44% 3.19%
As % of the System Software category 40.56% 50.98% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63 75 51
Coventry median annual salary £36,000 £27,000 £33,045
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -18.29% -11.88%
10th Percentile £19,300 £17,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £59,400 £54,800 £40,000
West Midlands median annual salary £33,500 £30,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +9.84% -8.96% -4.29%

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 180 153 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.70% 10.68% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 130 131 98
Coventry median annual salary £39,000 £42,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +13.51% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,250 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -1.41%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 58 (79.45%) Windows
2 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
3 29 (39.73%) Windows Server
4 27 (36.99%) ITIL
5 26 (35.62%) Cisco
6 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (31.51%) VMware
8 18 (24.66%) Citrix
8 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (21.92%) SCCM
10 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Office
11 14 (19.18%) MS Exchange
11 14 (19.18%) Incident Management
12 13 (17.81%) Windows 10
12 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
13 12 (16.44%) Service Management
13 12 (16.44%) Asset Management
13 12 (16.44%) Windows 7
14 11 (15.07%) DNS
14 11 (15.07%) SAN
15 10 (13.70%) DHCP
15 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
16 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
16 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (12.33%) Release Management
16 9 (12.33%) Firewall
17 8 (10.96%) Change Management
17 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
17 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
17 8 (10.96%) Linux

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 14 (19.18%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.48%) Apache
4 4 (5.48%) IIS
4 4 (5.48%) nginx
4 4 (5.48%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.59%) Office 365
3 4 (5.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.74%) IaaS
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.37%) PaaS
6 1 (1.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
2 11 (15.07%) DNS
2 11 (15.07%) SAN
3 10 (13.70%) DHCP
4 9 (12.33%) Firewall
5 6 (8.22%) LAN
5 6 (8.22%) WAN
6 5 (6.85%) VPN
7 4 (5.48%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (5.48%) PuTTY
7 4 (5.48%) VoIP
8 3 (4.11%) Network Security
9 2 (2.74%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (2.74%) Internet
9 2 (2.74%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.74%) Skype
9 2 (2.74%) Softphone
9 2 (2.74%) SSH
9 2 (2.74%) SSL
9 2 (2.74%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (6.85%) Retail
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (19.18%) Analyst
2 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (10.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) IT Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Service Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (8.22%) IT Manager
6 6 (8.22%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) IT Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (6.85%) IT Support
8 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) SCCM Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) .NET
1 2 (2.74%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.48%) CMDB
3 2 (2.74%) Life Science
4 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 58 (79.45%) Windows
2 29 (39.73%) Windows Server
3 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (17.81%) Windows 10
6 12 (16.44%) Windows 7
7 8 (10.96%) Linux
8 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.48%) CentOS
9 4 (5.48%) Fedora
10 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.74%) Android
11 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.37%) Solaris
12 1 (1.37%) Unix
12 1 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) ITIL
2 14 (19.18%) Incident Management
3 12 (16.44%) Asset Management
3 12 (16.44%) Service Management
4 9 (12.33%) Release Management
5 8 (10.96%) Change Management
5 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.22%) Change Control
6 6 (8.22%) ITSM
7 4 (5.48%) Matrix Management
7 4 (5.48%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.11%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (4.11%) Health Informatics
8 3 (4.11%) Informatics
9 2 (2.74%) IT Asset Management
9 2 (2.74%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.74%) Presales
9 2 (2.74%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.48%) SQL
3 2 (2.74%) VBA
4 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) CCNA
3 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.74%) Degree
5 2 (2.74%) MCSE
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.37%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.37%) MCP
6 1 (1.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (8.22%) XenApp
2 5 (6.85%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.48%) Postfix
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.37%) vSphere
5 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) SCCM
2 5 (6.85%) Simpana
2 5 (6.85%) WSUS
3 4 (5.48%) Nagios
3 4 (5.48%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.74%) MOM
4 2 (2.74%) SCOM
5 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.37%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (35.62%) Cisco
3 23 (31.51%) VMware
4 18 (24.66%) Citrix
5 8 (10.96%) Remedy
6 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.85%) CommVault
8 4 (5.48%) BMC
8 4 (5.48%) F5
8 4 (5.48%) HP
9 2 (2.74%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.74%) NetApp
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle
10 1 (1.37%) Apple
10 1 (1.37%) Finjan
10 1 (1.37%) Google
10 1 (1.37%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.37%) Veeam
10 1 (1.37%) WatchGuard