Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 63 17
Rank change year-on-year +40 -46 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 96 41 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 9.77% 3.33% 9.75%
As % of the System Software category 55.49% 36.61% 70.74%
Number of salaries quoted 92 42 105
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £36,535 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.20% +4.39% -7.89%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,100 £21,350
90th Percentile £46,250 £48,000 £63,450
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.19% -2.14% +27.27%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 173 112 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 17.60% 9.11% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 167 94 153
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,200 £21,250 £21,600
90th Percentile £57,250 £48,000 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,571 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.45% +1.63% +2.19%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Leicestershire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Leicestershire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Leicestershire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Leicester +16 36 £31,000 -17.33% 5
Market Harborough - 7 £35,000 -
Hinckley +5 5 £22,500 -53.13%
Loughborough +4 5 £24,500 -24.62%
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 95 (98.96%) Windows
2 65 (67.71%) Windows Server
3 52 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 48 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 40 (41.67%) DNS
6 39 (40.63%) SQL Server
7 36 (37.50%) LAN
8 35 (36.46%) Windows 7
8 35 (36.46%) Windows 10
9 33 (34.38%) DHCP
10 32 (33.33%) VMware
10 32 (33.33%) Hyper-V
11 31 (32.29%) WAN
11 31 (32.29%) Microsoft Office
12 29 (30.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 28 (29.17%) Office 365
14 27 (28.13%) SCCM
14 27 (28.13%) Cisco
15 26 (27.08%) Dell
16 25 (26.04%) ITIL
17 21 (21.88%) MS Exchange
17 21 (21.88%) PowerShell
18 20 (20.83%) Firewall
19 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (17.71%) Citrix
21 16 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
22 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
23 13 (13.54%) WLAN
23 13 (13.54%) SLA
24 12 (12.50%) VoIP

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 21 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.42%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.13%) IIS
5 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (32.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.17%) Office 365
2 16 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.25%) IaaS
4 6 (6.25%) PaaS
4 6 (6.25%) SaaS
5 3 (3.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 48 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 40 (41.67%) DNS
3 36 (37.50%) LAN
4 33 (34.38%) DHCP
5 31 (32.29%) WAN
6 20 (20.83%) Firewall
7 13 (13.54%) WLAN
8 12 (12.50%) VoIP
8 12 (12.50%) Wireless
9 10 (10.42%) SAN
10 5 (5.21%) VLAN
11 3 (3.13%) Internet
11 3 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (3.13%) SMS
11 3 (3.13%) VPN
12 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.04%) NAS
12 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.08%) DB2
General
1 8 (8.33%) Retail
2 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (30.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (28.13%) Team Leader
3 25 (26.04%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 21 (21.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 21 (21.88%) Analyst
5 20 (20.83%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (15.63%) IT Analyst
7 14 (14.58%) IT Support
7 14 (14.58%) Support Engineer
8 11 (11.46%) IT Engineer
9 10 (10.42%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (8.33%) Project Engineer
11 7 (7.29%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (7.29%) Security Analyst
12 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 6 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
12 6 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
12 6 (6.25%) Service Analyst
12 6 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
12 6 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) COM
2 2 (2.08%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Clustering
2 7 (7.29%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (4.17%) Fintech
4 3 (3.13%) iPhone
4 3 (3.13%) Replication
4 3 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.08%) Handset
5 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 95 (98.96%) Windows
2 65 (67.71%) Windows Server
3 35 (36.46%) Windows 10
3 35 (36.46%) Windows 7
4 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (9.38%) Unix
7 6 (6.25%) Linux
7 6 (6.25%) Solaris
8 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.13%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.04%) CentOS
10 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) ITIL
2 10 (10.42%) Business Continuity
2 10 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (9.38%) Patch Management
4 7 (7.29%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (7.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (5.21%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (3.13%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.08%) DevOps
8 2 (2.08%) ERP
8 2 (2.08%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.08%) ITSM
8 2 (2.08%) Network Management
9 1 (1.04%) Contract Management
9 1 (1.04%) Line Management
9 1 (1.04%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.04%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.88%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.38%) SQL
2 9 (9.38%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) CISM
1 6 (6.25%) CISSP
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.17%) MCSE
4 3 (3.13%) CCNA
4 3 (3.13%) CCNP
4 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.13%) Degree
4 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.08%) MCITP
5 2 (2.08%) MCTS
6 1 (1.04%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.04%) MCP
6 1 (1.04%) MCSA
6 1 (1.04%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 32 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 29 (30.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (28.13%) SCCM
2 11 (11.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.04%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.04%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 32 (33.33%) VMware
3 27 (28.13%) Cisco
4 26 (27.08%) Dell
5 17 (17.71%) Citrix
6 11 (11.46%) Oracle
7 10 (10.42%) Google
8 5 (5.21%) HP
9 4 (4.17%) Aruba
9 4 (4.17%) Juniper
10 3 (3.13%) Sophos
10 3 (3.13%) Veeam
11 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.08%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.04%) Apple
12 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow