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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
England / East Midlands
Rank 31 23 23
Rank change year-on-year -8 0  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 196 271 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.77% 8.52% 8.55%
As % of the System Software category 59.94% 63.32% 61.66%
Number of salaries quoted 175 196 249
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +34.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,550 £20,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,200 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.53% -  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 327 428 459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 11.29% 13.46% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 271 311 392
Median salary £37,500 £37,846 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.91% +8.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,305 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 65 £35,000 +59.09% 10
Derbyshire -6 52 £26,375 -21.26% 4
Northamptonshire +31 47 £31,250 +23.76% 8
Leicestershire -41 21 £44,000 +25.71% 7
Lincolnshire -14 7 £19,500 -44.28% 3
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 284 (69.27%) Windows
2 213 (51.95%) Microsoft
3 173 (42.20%) VMware
4 162 (39.51%) Windows Server
5 128 (31.22%) SCCM
6 114 (27.80%) ITIL
7 89 (21.71%) Office 365
8 87 (21.22%) MS Excel
8 87 (21.22%) Citrix
9 85 (20.73%) DNS
10 83 (20.24%) SQL
11 81 (19.76%) Hyper-V
12 78 (19.02%) SAN
13 76 (18.54%) MS Exchange
13 76 (18.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 74 (18.05%) SCOM
14 74 (18.05%) DHCP
14 74 (18.05%) Microsoft Certification
15 72 (17.56%) SLA
16 70 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
17 65 (15.85%) Cisco
17 65 (15.85%) Firewall
18 63 (15.37%) MS Office
19 59 (14.39%) SQL Server
20 57 (13.90%) Linux
21 53 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
22 51 (12.44%) Windows 7
23 49 (11.95%) MCSE
24 45 (10.98%) Finance
25 44 (10.73%) NetApp

Active Directory
Top Related 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 76 (18.54%) MS Exchange
2 40 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (8.54%) IIS
4 28 (6.83%) SharePoint
5 26 (6.34%) Skype for Business
6 20 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (0.98%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.49%) Apache
10 2 (0.49%) CMS
10 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.24%) JBoss
11 1 (0.24%) nginx
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 87 (21.22%) MS Excel
2 63 (15.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) assyst
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.24%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 89 (21.71%) Office 365
2 38 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.46%) SaaS
6 4 (0.98%) IaaS
7 3 (0.73%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.49%) PaaS
9 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 85 (20.73%) DNS
2 78 (19.02%) SAN
3 74 (18.05%) DHCP
4 65 (15.85%) Firewall
5 41 (10.00%) WAN
6 38 (9.27%) LAN
7 27 (6.59%) Skype
7 27 (6.59%) TCP/IP
8 22 (5.37%) VoIP
9 19 (4.63%) Internet
10 16 (3.90%) SSL
10 16 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (2.93%) LDAP
11 12 (2.93%) VLAN
12 9 (2.20%) VPN
13 7 (1.71%) Wireless
14 6 (1.46%) IPv4
14 6 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
15 5 (1.22%) MPLS
16 4 (0.98%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.95%) SAP HANA
5 7 (1.71%) MySQL
6 6 (1.46%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (2.93%) MSI
2 7 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.46%) Maven
3 6 (1.46%) MSBuild
4 5 (1.22%) InstallShield
4 5 (1.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.24%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.24%) JIRA
6 1 (0.24%) Selenium
6 1 (0.24%) Subversion
6 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (10.98%) Finance
2 21 (5.12%) Retail
3 18 (4.39%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.41%) Publishing
5 13 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.20%) Law
7 8 (1.95%) Legal
8 6 (1.46%) Games
9 5 (1.22%) Automotive
10 3 (0.73%) Advertising
11 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.49%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) Marketing
12 1 (0.24%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 80 (19.51%) Analyst
2 63 (15.37%) IT Support
3 52 (12.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 41 (10.00%) Administrator
5 38 (9.27%) Support Engineer
6 37 (9.02%) 1st Line Support
7 36 (8.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 34 (8.29%) Service Analyst
8 34 (8.29%) Service Desk Analyst
9 33 (8.05%) IT Analyst
9 33 (8.05%) Systems Administrator
10 32 (7.80%) IT Support Analyst
11 31 (7.56%) Support Analyst
12 22 (5.37%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 21 (5.12%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
13 21 (5.12%) 3rd Line Support
13 21 (5.12%) Consultant
13 21 (5.12%) Service Desk Support
13 21 (5.12%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 20 (4.88%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.44%) .NET
2 5 (1.22%) ASP.NET
2 5 (1.22%) HTML
2 5 (1.22%) Web Services
3 4 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (0.98%) CSS
3 4 (0.98%) MAPI
3 4 (0.98%) REST
3 4 (0.98%) RESTful
3 4 (0.98%) XML
4 3 (0.73%) OAuth
4 3 (0.73%) SOAP
5 2 (0.49%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.49%) XSLT
6 1 (0.24%) ADSI
6 1 (0.24%) CGI
6 1 (0.24%) EDI
6 1 (0.24%) jQuery
6 1 (0.24%) JSON
6 1 (0.24%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.02%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.83%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.41%) Clustering
5 13 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.68%) CMDB
6 11 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.44%) iPad
8 9 (2.20%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.20%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (1.46%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.46%) PKI
10 5 (1.22%) iPhone
11 4 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.73%) Chip and PIN
12 3 (0.73%) EPoS
12 3 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.73%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.73%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 284 (69.27%) Windows
2 162 (39.51%) Windows Server
3 76 (18.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (13.90%) Linux
5 53 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (12.44%) Windows 7
7 42 (10.24%) Windows 10
8 25 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (5.85%) CentOS
10 23 (5.61%) Debian
10 23 (5.61%) Ubuntu
10 23 (5.61%) Windows 8
11 22 (5.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.95%) Unix
13 5 (1.22%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.24%) Android
16 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (27.80%) ITIL
2 29 (7.07%) DevOps
3 27 (6.59%) Line Management
3 27 (6.59%) Project Management
4 25 (6.10%) Presales
5 24 (5.85%) High Availability
6 21 (5.12%) Incident Management
7 20 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 20 (4.88%) Service Management
8 18 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (4.15%) Matrix Management
9 17 (4.15%) Matrix Organization
9 17 (4.15%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (3.41%) Capacity Management
10 14 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (3.41%) Knowledge Management
11 13 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (2.93%) ITIL V3
12 12 (2.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (20.24%) SQL
2 22 (5.37%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.44%) C#
4 7 (1.71%) Java
5 5 (1.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.98%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.98%) C
6 4 (0.98%) C++
6 4 (0.98%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.49%) Perl
7 2 (0.49%) Python
7 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.24%) PHP
8 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (18.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (11.95%) MCSE
3 36 (8.78%) Security Cleared
4 32 (7.80%) MCSA
5 27 (6.59%) CCNA
5 27 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (5.85%) MCITP
7 22 (5.37%) Degree
8 16 (3.90%) SC Cleared
9 11 (2.68%) BPSS Clearance
9 11 (2.68%) LPIC
9 11 (2.68%) MCP
10 10 (2.44%) CompTIA Security+
10 10 (2.44%) Security+ Certification
11 9 (2.20%) CISSP
12 8 (1.95%) BC Cleared
13 7 (1.71%) CCNP
13 7 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (17.56%) SLA
2 11 (2.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (2.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.49%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 81 (19.76%) Hyper-V
2 70 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (9.76%) vSphere
4 18 (4.39%) XenApp
5 15 (3.66%) VMware ESX
6 14 (3.41%) Terminal Services
7 12 (2.93%) Firmware
7 12 (2.93%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.98%) vCloud
9 4 (0.98%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.24%) Docker
11 1 (0.24%) Squid
11 1 (0.24%) Varnish
11 1 (0.24%) Xen
11 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 128 (31.22%) SCCM
2 74 (18.05%) SCOM
3 17 (4.15%) Microsoft Clustering
4 15 (3.66%) SCSM
5 12 (2.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 11 (2.68%) Backup Exec
6 11 (2.68%) NetBackup
7 9 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (1.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (1.46%) Puppet
10 4 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
12 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (0.49%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.49%) WSUS
13 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
13 1 (0.24%) EdgeSight
13 1 (0.24%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 213 (51.95%) Microsoft
2 173 (42.20%) VMware
3 87 (21.22%) Citrix
4 65 (15.85%) Cisco
5 44 (10.73%) NetApp
6 40 (9.76%) Red Hat
7 27 (6.59%) Bomgar
7 27 (6.59%) HP
8 14 (3.41%) IBM
9 13 (3.17%) SonicWALL
10 12 (2.93%) Apple
11 9 (2.20%) Oracle
11 9 (2.20%) Remedy
11 9 (2.20%) SAP
12 8 (1.95%) Symantec
13 5 (1.22%) EMC
13 5 (1.22%) ProCurve
14 4 (0.98%) F5
14 4 (0.98%) Google
14 4 (0.98%) Veeam
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