Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 33 32
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 339 376 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.20% 7.06% 7.08%
As % of the System Software category 42.91% 56.20% 61.45%
Number of salaries quoted 250 345 355
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.02%
10th Percentile £21,200 £21,000 £19,350
90th Percentile £61,400 £54,500 £48,000
England median annual salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.11% +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 the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 790 669 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.11% 12.56% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 566 580 532
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,125 £22,725 £21,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% +2.41%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in the East Midlands

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in the East Midlands

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in the East Midlands

Active Directory
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +48 140 £37,500 +1.35% 20
Northamptonshire 0 91 £42,500 +2.41% 17
Leicestershire -15 73 £30,250 -13.57% 12
Derbyshire -23 17 £35,000 +16.67% 5
Lincolnshire +5 8 £32,500 +47.73% 9
Rutland - 8 - -
Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 306 (90.27%) Windows
2 214 (63.13%) Microsoft
3 152 (44.84%) Windows Server
4 137 (40.41%) VMware
5 122 (35.99%) Office 365
6 113 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 81 (23.89%) SQL
8 79 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 78 (23.01%) Hyper-V
10 77 (22.71%) Windows 10
11 76 (22.42%) VMware Infrastructure
12 71 (20.94%) Windows 7
13 69 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
14 66 (19.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 64 (18.88%) Microsoft Office
15 64 (18.88%) ITIL
15 64 (18.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 61 (17.99%) Cisco
17 60 (17.70%) DHCP
18 58 (17.11%) MS Exchange
18 58 (17.11%) SCCM
18 58 (17.11%) Degree
19 57 (16.81%) Linux
20 54 (15.93%) DNS
21 50 (14.75%) MCSE
21 50 (14.75%) Self-Motivation
22 46 (13.57%) TCP/IP
22 46 (13.57%) Citrix
23 45 (13.27%) SQL Server
23 45 (13.27%) Agile Software Development

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 58 (17.11%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.31%) Skype for Business
3 12 (3.54%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.47%) IIS
6 3 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.59%) nginx
7 2 (0.59%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.29%) CMS
8 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.29%) Kentico
8 1 (0.29%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 64 (18.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 122 (35.99%) Office 365
2 113 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (12.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (4.72%) IaaS
6 11 (3.24%) SaaS
7 10 (2.95%) PaaS
8 2 (0.59%) G Suite
9 1 (0.29%) Boomi
9 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.29%) Force.com
9 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 60 (17.70%) DHCP
2 54 (15.93%) DNS
3 46 (13.57%) TCP/IP
4 38 (11.21%) Firewall
5 37 (10.91%) WAN
6 29 (8.55%) SAN
7 26 (7.67%) LAN
8 24 (7.08%) VLAN
9 21 (6.19%) Internet
10 19 (5.60%) Skype
11 17 (5.01%) VPN
12 16 (4.72%) VoIP
13 14 (4.13%) Wireless
14 8 (2.36%) H.323
14 8 (2.36%) RTP
14 8 (2.36%) Unified Communications
15 7 (2.06%) MPLS
16 4 (1.18%) Intranet
16 4 (1.18%) Network Security
16 4 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.88%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.59%) MySQL
4 1 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.29%) Power BI
4 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 38 (11.21%) Finance
2 30 (8.85%) Retail
3 17 (5.01%) Manufacturing
4 16 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.13%) Banking
6 6 (1.77%) Back Office
6 6 (1.77%) Games
7 2 (0.59%) French Language
7 2 (0.59%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.59%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.29%) Automotive
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (16.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 52 (15.34%) Analyst
3 42 (12.39%) IT Support
4 41 (12.09%) Developer
5 36 (10.62%) Support Engineer
6 30 (8.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 26 (7.67%) IT Analyst
7 26 (7.67%) Java Developer
8 25 (7.37%) Support Analyst
9 22 (6.49%) IT Engineer
10 21 (6.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (5.60%) Administrator
11 19 (5.60%) Lead Developer
11 19 (5.60%) Lead Java Developer
12 17 (5.01%) 1st Line Support
12 17 (5.01%) IT Support Analyst
13 16 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (4.13%) Security Manager
14 14 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
14 14 (4.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (12.39%) Web Services
2 41 (12.09%) HTML
3 37 (10.91%) SAML
4 36 (10.62%) HTML5
4 36 (10.62%) Node.js
4 36 (10.62%) OAuth
5 27 (7.96%) .NET
6 26 (7.67%) J2EE
7 9 (2.65%) LDAP
8 5 (1.47%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.47%) CSS
8 5 (1.47%) REST
9 4 (1.18%) jQuery
9 4 (1.18%) RESTful
9 4 (1.18%) XML
10 2 (0.59%) SailPoint
11 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
11 1 (0.29%) JMS
11 1 (0.29%) Swagger
11 1 (0.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.75%) Self-Motivation
2 43 (12.68%) Data Centre
3 39 (11.50%) Public Cloud
4 36 (10.62%) Virtual Team
5 35 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (6.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 20 (5.90%) Clustering
8 16 (4.72%) Management Information System
9 14 (4.13%) Fintech
10 11 (3.24%) Fat Client
10 11 (3.24%) Thin Client
11 9 (2.65%) Handset
12 7 (2.06%) Replication
13 6 (1.77%) Enterprise Cloud
14 5 (1.47%) Client/Server
14 5 (1.47%) e-Learning
14 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (1.18%) Driving Licence
16 3 (0.88%) Blackberry
16 3 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 306 (90.27%) Windows
2 152 (44.84%) Windows Server
3 79 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 77 (22.71%) Windows 10
5 71 (20.94%) Windows 7
6 57 (16.81%) Linux
7 45 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (9.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (4.72%) Unix
9 16 (4.72%) Windows 8
10 15 (4.42%) Apple iOS
11 10 (2.95%) Windows XP
12 8 (2.36%) Android
12 8 (2.36%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.77%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.88%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.29%) AIX
17 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (19.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 64 (18.88%) ITIL
3 45 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (12.68%) Identity Access Management
5 42 (12.39%) Computer Science
6 41 (12.09%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (10.62%) Microservices
7 36 (10.62%) Unit Testing
8 23 (6.78%) Incident Management
8 23 (6.78%) Information Security
9 22 (6.49%) Cybersecurity
9 22 (6.49%) High Availability
10 20 (5.90%) Patch Management
11 18 (5.31%) ERP
11 18 (5.31%) Presales
12 16 (4.72%) Service Management
13 15 (4.42%) Multichannel Retail
14 14 (4.13%) Business Transformation
14 14 (4.13%) Mentoring
15 13 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 81 (23.89%) SQL
2 41 (12.09%) JavaScript
3 28 (8.26%) Java
4 26 (7.67%) PowerShell
5 22 (6.49%) C#
6 6 (1.77%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.18%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.18%) VBScript
8 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.29%) OpenEdge ABL
8 1 (0.29%) PHP
8 1 (0.29%) VB
8 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (18.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (17.11%) Degree
3 50 (14.75%) MCSE
4 36 (10.62%) Master's Degree
5 27 (7.96%) MCSA
6 26 (7.67%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (6.19%) CCNA
8 12 (3.54%) MCP
9 11 (3.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (2.95%) CCNP
10 10 (2.95%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (2.65%) CCA
11 9 (2.65%) MCITP
12 6 (1.77%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (1.77%) HND
13 5 (1.47%) CISM
13 5 (1.47%) CISSP
13 5 (1.47%) HNC
13 5 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.98%) SLA
2 16 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 9 (2.65%) GDPR
5 4 (1.18%) COBIT
6 3 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 78 (23.01%) Hyper-V
2 76 (22.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (11.50%) Docker
4 14 (4.13%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (4.13%) XenApp
5 13 (3.83%) Terminal Services
6 11 (3.24%) vSphere
7 6 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.47%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.18%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.59%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.59%) Firmware
11 2 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.59%) XenServer
12 1 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.29%) vCloud
12 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 58 (17.11%) SCCM
2 38 (11.21%) Kubernetes
3 19 (5.60%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (2.36%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (2.06%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.77%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (1.47%) Ansible
7 5 (1.47%) CASB
7 5 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (1.47%) XenMobile
8 3 (0.88%) SCOM
8 3 (0.88%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.59%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.59%) PaperCut
9 2 (0.59%) Puppet
9 2 (0.59%) SafeCom
9 2 (0.59%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.59%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.59%) vMotion
Vendors
1 214 (63.13%) Microsoft
2 137 (40.41%) VMware
3 61 (17.99%) Cisco
4 46 (13.57%) Citrix
5 36 (10.62%) ForgeRock
6 31 (9.14%) Dell
7 23 (6.78%) Apple
8 12 (3.54%) HP
8 12 (3.54%) McAfee
9 10 (2.95%) SAP
10 9 (2.65%) Veeam
11 8 (2.36%) Avaya
11 8 (2.36%) Symantec
12 7 (2.06%) Barracuda Networks
12 7 (2.06%) Juniper
13 6 (1.77%) Oracle
14 5 (1.47%) Virgin Media
15 4 (1.18%) Altiris
15 4 (1.18%) Meraki
15 4 (1.18%) Remedy