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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Kent / Dartford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 22 15
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 13.04% 1.75% 6.12%
As % of the System Software category 85.71% 9.09% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Median salary £26,500 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 - £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £27,750 - £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year - -2.98%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Dartford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 7 11 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dartford 15.22% 19.30% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Median salary £22,500 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.05% +54.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dartford citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 23 June 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
4 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) MPLS
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) DSL
5 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) SCCM
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
6 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (33.33%) Skype
6 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 3 (33.33%) Office 365
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
7 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 7

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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DSL
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) MPLS
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DMZ
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) IMAP
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) iPhone
3 1 (11.11%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) Android
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Draytek