Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford 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
Kent > Dartford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 30 26
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 15 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 11.54% 1.68% 6.20%
As % of the System Software category 57.69% 6.45% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 8
Dartford median annual salary £26,500 £65,000 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -59.23% +179.57% -36.73%
10th Percentile £21,250 £62,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £67,500 £37,875
Kent median annual salary £31,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.62% -10.77% -2.99%

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 Dartford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Dartford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 26 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 20.00% 26.05% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 12
Dartford median annual salary £27,750 £57,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.74% +119.05% -30.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £56,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £73,750 £44,375
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.16% +5.71% -6.67%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Dartford

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Dartford

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 Dartford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (86.67%) Cisco
3 13 (86.67%) ITIL
4 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 9 (60.00%) SCCM
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) Office 365
5 9 (60.00%) LAN
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (53.33%) Patch Management
6 8 (53.33%) Skype
6 8 (53.33%) Blackberry
6 8 (53.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (53.33%) WAN
6 8 (53.33%) Skype for Business
7 7 (46.67%) MPLS
7 7 (46.67%) DSL
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) VMware
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (26.67%) MCSE
8 4 (26.67%) MCSA
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (20.00%) CCNA
9 3 (20.00%) Project Management

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford 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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (53.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (53.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) Skype
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) DSL
3 7 (46.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) IT Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) IT Support
3 8 (53.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (46.67%) Field Engineer
5 6 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (26.67%) Field Support Engineer
8 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
8 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
9 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Support
9 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 2 (13.33%) Office 365 Engineer
10 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
10 1 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
10 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Patch Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (20.00%) ITSM
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Office Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Data Security
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MCSA
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix