Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 42 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15 +39
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 48 78 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.17% 5.35% 7.32%
As % of the System Software category 41.03% 58.21% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 66 91
Leicestershire median annual salary £29,000 £36,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% +28.57% -20.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £50,000 £61,250
East Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -26.67%

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 117 134 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 12.59% 9.18% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 106 108 97
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +51.79% -16.42%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,000 £18,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,750 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -9.33%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +9 27 £29,000 -21.09% 1
Loughborough +16 3 £22,500 -32.84% 1
Coalville +8 1 £20,000 -42.86% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -1 1 £30,000 +36.36% 1
Hinckley -3 1 - -
Wigston - 1 £29,000 -
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 37 (77.08%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (37.50%) Office 365
3 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
4 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (29.17%) LAN
6 13 (27.08%) WAN
6 13 (27.08%) Windows 10
7 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
9 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
10 9 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
10 9 (18.75%) SCCM
10 9 (18.75%) Wireless
10 9 (18.75%) Clustering
10 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
11 8 (16.67%) ITIL
11 8 (16.67%) DNS
11 8 (16.67%) Dell
11 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (14.58%) VMware
12 7 (14.58%) Citrix
12 7 (14.58%) Cisco
12 7 (14.58%) MS Visio
12 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
12 7 (14.58%) DHCP

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 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (14.58%) MS Visio
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (37.50%) Office 365
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
2 14 (29.17%) LAN
3 13 (27.08%) WAN
4 9 (18.75%) Wireless
5 8 (16.67%) DNS
6 7 (14.58%) DHCP
7 3 (6.25%) Firewall
7 3 (6.25%) VLAN
7 3 (6.25%) VPN
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.08%) Internet
9 1 (2.08%) IPsec
9 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
9 1 (2.08%) LDAP
9 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (2.08%) Local Government
1 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) IT Support
3 8 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 6 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 6 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Desktop Specialist
6 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) IT Technician
6 5 (10.42%) SCCM Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) iPad
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) iPhone
3 1 (2.08%) PKI
3 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 37 (77.08%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Windows 10
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.08%) Linux
7 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
2 8 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.42%) Patch Management
5 2 (4.17%) IT Strategy
6 1 (2.08%) Break/Fix
6 1 (2.08%) ERP
6 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.08%) Migration
6 1 (2.08%) Network Management
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.08%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
2 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) APMP
2 1 (2.08%) MCITP
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) MCTS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) PMO
2 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Clustering
1 9 (18.75%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) Dell
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco
3 7 (14.58%) Citrix
3 7 (14.58%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Samsung