Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 51 25
Rank change year-on-year +16 -26 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 60 68 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 6.48% 5.00% 7.88%
As % of the System Software category 51.28% 61.26% 71.92%
Number of salaries quoted 62 70 99
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,950 £21,450
90th Percentile £42,500 £48,200 £45,124
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -1.52% +17.86% -6.67%

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 117 111 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 12.63% 8.16% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 108 96 128
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £20,875
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £45,837
East Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £35,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.79% -

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 January 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 17 January 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 +24 32 £29,000 -22.67% 9
Market Harborough - 6 £32,500 -
Coalville 0 1 - -
Hinckley -3 1 - -
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 52 (86.67%) Windows
2 33 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 26 (43.33%) TCP/IP
5 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
6 21 (35.00%) DNS
6 21 (35.00%) Office 365
7 20 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
8 19 (31.67%) SCCM
9 17 (28.33%) Hyper-V
9 17 (28.33%) DHCP
10 16 (26.67%) Dell
11 15 (25.00%) LAN
11 15 (25.00%) WAN
11 15 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 15 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (23.33%) VMware
12 14 (23.33%) Firewall
13 13 (21.67%) ITIL
13 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (20.00%) Wireless
15 11 (18.33%) Patch Management
16 10 (16.67%) Clustering
16 10 (16.67%) Citrix
17 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
17 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
17 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing

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 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.00%) Office 365
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.00%) IaaS
3 6 (10.00%) PaaS
3 6 (10.00%) SaaS
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (43.33%) TCP/IP
2 21 (35.00%) DNS
3 17 (28.33%) DHCP
4 15 (25.00%) LAN
4 15 (25.00%) WAN
5 14 (23.33%) Firewall
6 12 (20.00%) Wireless
7 5 (8.33%) SAN
7 5 (8.33%) VPN
8 4 (6.67%) VLAN
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.67%) IPsec
10 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
10 1 (1.67%) LDAP
10 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Support Engineer
2 16 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (23.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (18.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (18.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (18.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 11 (18.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 10 (16.67%) Analyst
7 9 (15.00%) IT Support
8 8 (13.33%) IT Analyst
8 8 (13.33%) IT Engineer
9 7 (11.67%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
10 6 (10.00%) Security Analyst
10 6 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (8.33%) Desktop Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Clustering
2 6 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 52 (86.67%) Windows
2 33 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 15 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (10.00%) Solaris
7 6 (10.00%) Unix
8 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.67%) Linux
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) ITIL
2 11 (18.33%) Patch Management
3 9 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.33%) ERP
7 1 (1.67%) DevOps
7 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.67%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.67%) IT Strategy
7 1 (1.67%) Migration
7 1 (1.67%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.67%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (1.67%) Project Management
7 1 (1.67%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) CISM
1 6 (10.00%) CISSP
2 4 (6.67%) APMP
3 3 (5.00%) CCNA
3 3 (5.00%) CCNP
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) MCTS
5 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) PMO
2 3 (5.00%) SLA
3 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) Hyper-V
2 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) vSphere
4 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.67%) XenApp
5 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (31.67%) SCCM
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.67%) SCOM
3 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (26.67%) Dell
3 14 (23.33%) VMware
4 10 (16.67%) Citrix
5 6 (10.00%) Cisco
5 6 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (3.33%) Apple
6 2 (3.33%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.67%) Google
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) Juniper
7 1 (1.67%) NetApp