Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South London > Croydon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 66 66 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 18.64% 15.07% 16.62%
As % of the System Software category 70.97% 53.66% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 61 66 63
Croydon median annual salary £27,500 £32,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.03% +25.96% -20.00%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,000 £21,300
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,625 £49,500
South London median annual salary £28,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -17.65% +1.49% -10.67%

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 Croydon with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 93 123 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 26.27% 28.08% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 79 118 83
Croydon median annual salary £30,000 £42,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +29.23% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,600 £21,550
90th Percentile £77,250 £71,075 £57,250
South London median annual salary £36,000 £42,500 £37,783
% change year-on-year -15.29% +12.49% +0.75%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Croydon

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Croydon

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Croydon over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 53 (80.30%) Windows
2 46 (69.70%) VMware
3 40 (60.61%) Windows Server
4 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
5 38 (57.58%) Citrix
6 31 (46.97%) Microsoft Office
7 28 (42.42%) Firewall
7 28 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (34.85%) ITIL
8 23 (34.85%) Cisco
9 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (27.27%) MS Exchange
11 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (24.24%) XenDesktop
13 15 (22.73%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (22.73%) LAN
14 13 (19.70%) SAN
14 13 (19.70%) WAN
15 11 (16.67%) Hyper-V
15 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 11 (16.67%) SQL
15 11 (16.67%) Office 365
16 10 (15.15%) Windows 10
16 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
16 10 (15.15%) HP
17 9 (13.64%) Windows XP
18 8 (12.12%) MCSA
18 8 (12.12%) Linux
18 8 (12.12%) DHCP
18 8 (12.12%) DNS

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 18 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (46.97%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.52%) Maya
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Office 365
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (42.42%) Firewall
2 15 (22.73%) LAN
2 15 (22.73%) Remote Desktop
3 13 (19.70%) SAN
3 13 (19.70%) WAN
4 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (12.12%) DHCP
5 8 (12.12%) DNS
6 7 (10.61%) NetScaler
7 5 (7.58%) VPN
8 1 (1.52%) FTP
8 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.52%) Network Security
8 1 (1.52%) SMTP
8 1 (1.52%) SSL
8 1 (1.52%) VoIP
8 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 14 (21.21%) Desktop Engineer
3 14 (21.21%) Desktop Support
3 14 (21.21%) VMware Engineer
4 13 (19.70%) IT Engineer
5 12 (18.18%) Analyst
5 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
6 11 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
7 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (13.64%) Service Analyst
8 9 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (12.12%) Desktop Migration Engineer
9 8 (12.12%) Migration Engineer
10 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (10.61%) Active Directory Engineer
10 7 (10.61%) Network Engineer
11 6 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 6 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
1 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.58%) Clustering
3 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.55%) iPad
5 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.03%) Fintech
6 1 (1.52%) iPhone
6 1 (1.52%) Replication
6 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 53 (80.30%) Windows
2 40 (60.61%) Windows Server
3 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.15%) Windows 10
5 9 (13.64%) Windows XP
6 8 (12.12%) Linux
6 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (10.61%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.55%) CentOS
9 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.52%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) ITIL
2 6 (9.09%) Service Management
3 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.58%) Software Deployment
3 5 (7.58%) Ticket Management
4 4 (6.06%) Data Management
4 4 (6.06%) ITSM
4 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.06%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (6.06%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.55%) Security Management
6 2 (3.03%) Presales
6 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.52%) Change Control
7 1 (1.52%) Front End Development
7 1 (1.52%) Network Management
7 1 (1.52%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.12%) MCSA
3 7 (10.61%) CCA
3 7 (10.61%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (7.58%) CCNA
4 5 (7.58%) CCNP
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.58%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (6.06%) MCP
6 2 (3.03%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.03%) MCSE
7 1 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (24.24%) XenDesktop
3 11 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.12%) XenApp
5 5 (7.58%) vCloud
5 5 (7.58%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (7.58%) vSphere
6 4 (6.06%) Firmware
6 4 (6.06%) ISA Server
6 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) SCCM
2 4 (6.06%) HP SIM
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) OpenView
2 4 (6.06%) SCOM
3 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 46 (69.70%) VMware
2 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 38 (57.58%) Citrix
4 23 (34.85%) Cisco
5 10 (15.15%) HP
6 5 (7.58%) Brocade
6 5 (7.58%) Dell
6 5 (7.58%) IBM
6 5 (7.58%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.03%) Apple
7 2 (3.03%) Remedy
8 1 (1.52%) BMC
8 1 (1.52%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.52%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.52%) Retalix
8 1 (1.52%) Retek
8 1 (1.52%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.52%) Symantec