The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 14 30
Rank change year-on-year -30 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.08% 12.81% 8.28%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 74.19% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 31 27
Median salary £35,571 £36,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.19% +30.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year - -3.70%  

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 Leicester with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 36 62 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 12.46% 17.27% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 34
Median salary £35,571 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.14% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Leicester

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Leicester over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) SCCM
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (31.25%) Office 365
6 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) WAN
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
7 4 (25.00%) IaaS
7 4 (25.00%) Analytics
7 4 (25.00%) PaaS
7 4 (25.00%) SCOM
7 4 (25.00%) Kaspersky
7 4 (25.00%) Operations Management
7 4 (25.00%) WSUS
8 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) IaaS
2 4 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Skype
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Administrator
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Head of IT
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) REST
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.25%) Unix
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Analytics
1 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
1 4 (25.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Content Management
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Escalation Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) SCOM
2 4 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) Kaspersky
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Google
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Leicester
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago