Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 37 23
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 374 366 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.44% 6.55% 8.56%
As % of the System Software category 56.24% 58.56% 62.75%
Number of salaries quoted 339 345 441
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £48,000 £49,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

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 665 625 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.23% 11.18% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 592 532 657
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,673 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%

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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 2018. 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
Northamptonshire +5 105 £41,500 +27.69% 3
Leicestershire +35 91 £35,000 -1.60% 17
Nottinghamshire -21 85 £35,000 -6.67% 16
Derbyshire -4 72 £32,500 +16.07% 12
Lincolnshire +9 19 £22,000 -37.14% 4
Active Directory
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 (81.82%) Windows
2 248 (66.31%) Microsoft
3 203 (54.28%) Windows Server
4 161 (43.05%) Office 365
5 156 (41.71%) VMware
6 129 (34.49%) Microsoft Azure
7 128 (34.22%) DNS
8 125 (33.42%) ITIL
9 124 (33.16%) SCCM
10 116 (31.02%) Hyper-V
11 104 (27.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 103 (27.54%) DHCP
13 95 (25.40%) Citrix
14 91 (24.33%) MS Exchange
15 87 (23.26%) Cisco
15 87 (23.26%) PowerShell
16 84 (22.46%) Firewall
17 82 (21.93%) Microsoft Office
18 81 (21.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 80 (21.39%) Windows 10
20 76 (20.32%) LAN
21 73 (19.52%) SQL Server
22 71 (18.98%) Windows Server 2012
23 66 (17.65%) Windows 7
24 65 (17.38%) TCP/IP
25 63 (16.84%) MCSA
26 61 (16.31%) WAN
27 59 (15.78%) SAN
28 56 (14.97%) MCSE
29 53 (14.17%) Windows Server 2008

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 91 (24.33%) MS Exchange
2 31 (8.29%) Skype for Business
3 28 (7.49%) SharePoint
4 27 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (2.67%) IIS
7 8 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.53%) Moodle
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 82 (21.93%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.80%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 161 (43.05%) Office 365
2 129 (34.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (7.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (4.28%) IaaS
6 12 (3.21%) PaaS
7 8 (2.14%) OneDrive
8 7 (1.87%) SaaS
9 3 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.80%) G Suite
10 2 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 128 (34.22%) DNS
2 103 (27.54%) DHCP
3 84 (22.46%) Firewall
4 76 (20.32%) LAN
5 65 (17.38%) TCP/IP
6 61 (16.31%) WAN
7 59 (15.78%) SAN
8 38 (10.16%) Remote Desktop
9 36 (9.63%) Wireless
10 30 (8.02%) VLAN
11 23 (6.15%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (5.88%) VoIP
13 19 (5.08%) Skype
13 19 (5.08%) VPN
14 13 (3.48%) MPLS
14 13 (3.48%) WLAN
15 12 (3.21%) BGP
15 12 (3.21%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (3.21%) Ethernet
15 12 (3.21%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (19.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.07%) Cognos Impromptu
5 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.80%) MySQL
6 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.53%) DB2
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.27%) Hudson
General
1 51 (13.64%) Retail
2 39 (10.43%) Manufacturing
3 28 (7.49%) Finance
4 12 (3.21%) Games
5 9 (2.41%) Back Office
6 7 (1.87%) Marketing
7 6 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.07%) Banking
8 4 (1.07%) Law
9 3 (0.80%) Legal
10 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 65 (17.38%) Support Engineer
3 64 (17.11%) IT Support
4 62 (16.58%) Analyst
5 52 (13.90%) IT Engineer
6 45 (12.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 35 (9.36%) Administrator
8 34 (9.09%) IT Analyst
9 30 (8.02%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 29 (7.75%) IT Support Engineer
10 29 (7.75%) Systems Engineer
11 27 (7.22%) Support Analyst
12 25 (6.68%) Team Leader
13 23 (6.15%) Service Analyst
13 23 (6.15%) Service Desk Analyst
14 22 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
14 22 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
15 21 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 21 (5.61%) Infrastructure Team Leader
15 21 (5.61%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.60%) LDAP
2 3 (0.80%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.80%) Middleware
3 2 (0.53%) COM
3 2 (0.53%) JSON
4 1 (0.27%) .NET
4 1 (0.27%) ADSI
4 1 (0.27%) CSS
4 1 (0.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.02%) Data Centre
2 28 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.01%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (3.48%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.21%) Clustering
5 12 (3.21%) NHS
6 11 (2.94%) User Experience
7 10 (2.67%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (2.67%) Replication
8 7 (1.87%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (1.60%) Fintech
9 6 (1.60%) PKI
10 5 (1.34%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (1.34%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.07%) CCTV
11 4 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.07%) iPhone
12 3 (0.80%) mPOS
13 2 (0.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 306 (81.82%) Windows
2 203 (54.28%) Windows Server
3 80 (21.39%) Windows 10
4 71 (18.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 53 (14.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (5.88%) Linux
7 22 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (4.01%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.48%) Unix
9 13 (3.48%) Windows XP
10 10 (2.67%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.87%) Solaris
11 7 (1.87%) Windows Vista
12 6 (1.60%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.60%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.07%) Android
13 4 (1.07%) VMS
14 3 (0.80%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (33.42%) ITIL
2 42 (11.23%) Problem-Solving
3 30 (8.02%) Incident Management
4 26 (6.95%) Service Delivery
5 21 (5.61%) Service Management
6 20 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (4.28%) Patch Management
8 15 (4.01%) Presales
9 14 (3.74%) Matrix Management
9 14 (3.74%) Matrix Organization
9 14 (3.74%) Project Management
10 13 (3.48%) Business Continuity
10 13 (3.48%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (3.48%) ITIL V3
11 12 (3.21%) Customer Requirements
11 12 (3.21%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (3.21%) Product Management
12 10 (2.67%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (2.67%) Infrastructure Management
12 10 (2.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 87 (23.26%) PowerShell
2 52 (13.90%) SQL
3 7 (1.87%) Bash Shell
3 7 (1.87%) T-SQL
4 3 (0.80%) VB
5 1 (0.27%) C#
5 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 81 (21.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (16.84%) MCSA
3 56 (14.97%) MCSE
4 40 (10.70%) CCNA
4 40 (10.70%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (7.22%) CCNP
6 24 (6.42%) MCP
7 15 (4.01%) Degree
8 8 (2.14%) MCITP
8 8 (2.14%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.87%) CISM
9 7 (1.87%) CISSP
9 7 (1.87%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.34%) DBS Check
12 4 (1.07%) CCDA
12 4 (1.07%) CCIE
12 4 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.07%) MCSD
12 4 (1.07%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.02%) SLA
2 12 (3.21%) PMO
3 9 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 116 (31.02%) Hyper-V
2 104 (27.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 25 (6.68%) XenApp
5 24 (6.42%) vSphere
6 9 (2.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (1.87%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.60%) Firmware
8 6 (1.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.07%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.80%) Snort
11 3 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.80%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.80%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 124 (33.16%) SCCM
2 36 (9.63%) SCOM
3 24 (6.42%) SCOrch
4 16 (4.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (3.48%) SCSM
6 12 (3.21%) Nagios
7 11 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
7 11 (2.94%) WSUS
8 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (1.60%) Failover Clustering
9 6 (1.60%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (1.34%) SCDPM
10 5 (1.34%) SCVMM
11 4 (1.07%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.80%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.80%) Suricata
12 3 (0.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (0.80%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 248 (66.31%) Microsoft
2 156 (41.71%) VMware
3 95 (25.40%) Citrix
4 87 (23.26%) Cisco
5 43 (11.50%) Dell
6 33 (8.82%) HP
7 22 (5.88%) Apple
7 22 (5.88%) Veeam
8 18 (4.81%) Oracle
9 13 (3.48%) NetApp
10 12 (3.21%) Google
11 11 (2.94%) Juniper
12 9 (2.41%) ProCurve
12 9 (2.41%) SonicWALL
13 7 (1.87%) Veritas
14 6 (1.60%) Avaya
14 6 (1.60%) Ivanti
14 6 (1.60%) WatchGuard
15 5 (1.34%) CheckPoint
15 5 (1.34%) Sophos