Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 50 26
Rank change year-on-year +13 -24 +38
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 45 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.89% 5.38% 7.68%
As % of the System Software category 34.15% 62.50% 75.90%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 69
Leicester median annual salary £29,000 £36,750 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.09% +31.25% -49.09%
10th Percentile £23,975 £21,875 £21,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £59,125 £61,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £29,000 £36,750 £28,000
% change year-on-year -21.09% +31.25% -13.85%

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 Leicester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 82 72 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 14.31% 8.61% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77 55 66
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +42.86% -33.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,850 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £63,750 £46,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +51.79% -16.42%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Office 365
3 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (42.86%) LAN
3 12 (42.86%) WAN
4 10 (35.71%) Wireless
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (32.14%) Network Load Balancing
5 9 (32.14%) Clustering
5 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
5 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
6 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (17.86%) SCCM
7 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
7 5 (17.86%) Patch Management
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 4 (14.29%) PMO
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (14.29%) APMP
8 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.29%) MS Visio

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 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) LAN
1 12 (42.86%) WAN
2 10 (35.71%) Wireless
3 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.71%) Firewall
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.57%) DNS
6 1 (3.57%) SAN
6 1 (3.57%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.57%) Local Government
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) IT Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) IT Support
3 7 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Desktop Specialist
5 5 (17.86%) Desktop Support
5 5 (17.86%) SCCM Specialist
6 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (14.29%) IT Manager
6 4 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Systems Support
6 4 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Technician
8 2 (7.14%) IT Technician
8 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (17.86%) Patch Management
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) APMP
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) CCNP
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) MCTS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (17.86%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) HP