Period
to 18 November 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 41 43
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 63 48 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 6.72% 5.21% 5.39%
As % of the System Software category 45.32% 41.03% 58.96%
Number of salaries quoted 58 52 67
Leicestershire median annual salary £31,000 £29,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% -19.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £17,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £51,000
East Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% -7.69% +18.18%

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 139 117 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 14.82% 12.69% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 92 106 109
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +51.79%
10th Percentile £20,800 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £54,875 £55,000 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £39,817 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.76% - +2.94%

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 November 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 November 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 -21 35 £31,000 +6.90% 13
Loughborough +1 3 £24,000 +6.67% 2
Hinckley -3 2 £28,250 -
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 57 (90.48%) Windows
2 36 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 35 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 27 (42.86%) Office 365
4 27 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 22 (34.92%) DNS
6 21 (33.33%) LAN
6 21 (33.33%) DHCP
6 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
8 19 (30.16%) SCCM
8 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (28.57%) WAN
9 18 (28.57%) Windows 10
10 15 (23.81%) Cisco
10 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
11 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
11 14 (22.22%) Hyper-V
12 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (19.05%) SLA
13 11 (17.46%) Dell
14 10 (15.87%) VMware
15 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (12.70%) ITIL
16 8 (12.70%) Linux
16 8 (12.70%) SQL
16 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
16 8 (12.70%) Azure Active Directory
17 7 (11.11%) Self-Motivation

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 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (42.86%) Office 365
2 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (11.11%) G Suite
5 4 (6.35%) IaaS
5 4 (6.35%) PaaS
5 4 (6.35%) SaaS
6 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 22 (34.92%) DNS
3 21 (33.33%) DHCP
3 21 (33.33%) LAN
4 18 (28.57%) WAN
5 7 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (9.52%) Wireless
7 5 (7.94%) SAN
8 4 (6.35%) Firewall
9 2 (3.17%) VoIP
9 2 (3.17%) WLAN
10 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.59%) Internet
10 1 (1.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.17%) Automotive
1 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.17%) Retail
1 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) IT Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) IT Support
4 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Junior
4 8 (12.70%) Team Leader
5 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 7 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.94%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Developer
7 4 (6.35%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Project Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
1 4 (6.35%) COM
1 4 (6.35%) CSS
1 4 (6.35%) HTML
1 4 (6.35%) jQuery
1 4 (6.35%) REST
1 4 (6.35%) RESTful
1 4 (6.35%) Web Services
1 4 (6.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Replication
1 7 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (7.94%) Clustering
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Fintech
5 2 (3.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 57 (90.48%) Windows
2 35 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 14 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 8 (12.70%) Linux
8 7 (11.11%) Mac OS
9 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.59%) CentOS
10 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (12.70%) ITIL
3 7 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.35%) Analytical Thinking
4 4 (6.35%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (6.35%) Data Integration
4 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.35%) MVC
4 4 (6.35%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (3.17%) ITSM
7 1 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (1.59%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
1 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
2 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.35%) C#
3 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.59%) VB
4 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.76%) MCSE
3 2 (3.17%) MCITP
3 2 (3.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (30.16%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) SCOM
4 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.81%) Cisco
3 11 (17.46%) Dell
4 10 (15.87%) VMware
5 6 (9.52%) Veeam
6 3 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (3.17%) Citrix
8 1 (1.59%) Aruba
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat