Period
to 17 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 29 47
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 75 102 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 8.02% 7.76% 4.72%
As % of the System Software category 49.67% 44.16% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 65 88 52
Coventry median annual salary £33,750 £46,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.81% +79.81% -10.34%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,700 £17,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £70,000 £61,800
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £33,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year +16.42% +7.20% -3.85%

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 151 231 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 16.15% 17.58% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 125 160 123
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +14.86%
10th Percentile £22,250 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -4.11%

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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Coventry

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

1 60 (80.00%) Windows
2 43 (57.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (34.67%) ITIL
4 23 (30.67%) Office 365
5 21 (28.00%) Windows Server
5 21 (28.00%) TCP/IP
6 20 (26.67%) Linux
7 17 (22.67%) Firewall
8 16 (21.33%) SQL
8 16 (21.33%) DNS
8 16 (21.33%) VMware
9 15 (20.00%) DHCP
10 14 (18.67%) MS Exchange
10 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Office
10 14 (18.67%) Manufacturing
10 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V
11 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
11 13 (17.33%) VPN
11 13 (17.33%) Windows 7
12 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (14.67%) IIS
13 11 (14.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (14.67%) XenServer
14 10 (13.33%) Windows 10
14 10 (13.33%) Network Security
14 10 (13.33%) SSH
14 10 (13.33%) FTP
14 10 (13.33%) HTTP
14 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (12.00%) Service Delivery

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 (18.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.67%) IIS
3 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.67%) Office 365
2 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.00%) Azure Functions
4 3 (4.00%) IaaS
4 3 (4.00%) PaaS
4 3 (4.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (22.67%) Firewall
3 16 (21.33%) DNS
4 15 (20.00%) DHCP
5 13 (17.33%) VPN
6 10 (13.33%) FTP
6 10 (13.33%) HTTP
6 10 (13.33%) Network Security
6 10 (13.33%) SSH
7 8 (10.67%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (8.00%) LAN
8 6 (8.00%) WAN
9 5 (6.67%) Internet
10 3 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.33%) SAN
11 1 (1.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (18.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.00%) Retail
2 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Analyst
2 14 (18.67%) Technical Support
3 13 (17.33%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (16.00%) Support Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Support Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Technical Analyst
5 11 (14.67%) Technical Support Analyst
6 10 (13.33%) IT Support
6 10 (13.33%) IT Technician
7 9 (12.00%) IT Support Technician
7 9 (12.00%) Support Technician
8 7 (9.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
8 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (9.33%) IT Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technician
10 5 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (6.67%) Senior IT Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.00%) User Experience
5 2 (2.67%) CMDB
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) PMI
6 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
6 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 60 (80.00%) Windows
2 21 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (26.67%) Linux
4 13 (17.33%) Windows 7
5 10 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 8 (10.67%) Windows 8
6 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) ITIL
2 11 (14.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (10.67%) ITIL V3
4 8 (10.67%) Service Management
5 7 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (8.00%) Contingency Planning
6 6 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.00%) Network Management
6 6 (8.00%) People Management
6 6 (8.00%) Presales
7 5 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (6.67%) Information Security
7 5 (6.67%) OWASP
7 5 (6.67%) Security Operations
7 5 (6.67%) Security Testing
7 5 (6.67%) SIEM
8 4 (5.33%) DevOps
8 4 (5.33%) IT Strategy
8 4 (5.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) SQL
2 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.67%) MCSE
3 6 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.67%) CCNA
4 5 (6.67%) CISSP
4 5 (6.67%) GIAC
5 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.00%) MCITP
5 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) CCA
6 2 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.33%) MCP
7 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V
2 11 (14.67%) XenServer
3 8 (10.67%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.33%) BitLocker
6 3 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (4.00%) XenApp
6 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) SCCM
2 4 (5.33%) SCOM
3 3 (4.00%) AirWatch
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.00%) SCDPM
3 3 (4.00%) SCOrch
3 3 (4.00%) SCSM
3 3 (4.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (4.00%) WSUS
4 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.33%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 43 (57.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.33%) VMware
3 8 (10.67%) Citrix
4 6 (8.00%) CyberArk
5 5 (6.67%) Splunk
6 4 (5.33%) HP
7 3 (4.00%) Mitel
7 3 (4.00%) MobileIron
7 3 (4.00%) Oracle
7 3 (4.00%) WatchGuard
8 2 (2.67%) Veeam
9 1 (1.33%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.33%) Cisco
9 1 (1.33%) NetApp
9 1 (1.33%) Symantec