Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 48 33
Rank change year-on-year +20 -15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 82 40 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.75% 4.25% 6.94%
As % of the System Software category 65.08% 33.61% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 77 37 76
Leicestershire median annual salary £31,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.73% -21.43% +12.00%
10th Percentile £21,050 £19,450 £21,000
90th Percentile £49,400 £42,500 £59,000
East Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% -7.69% +8.33%

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 126 119 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 13.45% 12.65% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 118 102 129
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £35,285 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.94% -8.35% +28.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,100 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £47,375 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +5 41 £31,000 +11.71% 8
Loughborough +5 6 £24,250 +7.78%
Hinckley +5 6 £22,500 - 2
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 80 (97.56%) Windows
2 48 (58.54%) Windows Server
3 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
4 42 (51.22%) TCP/IP
5 36 (43.90%) LAN
6 33 (40.24%) DNS
6 33 (40.24%) Office 365
7 31 (37.80%) WAN
8 28 (34.15%) DHCP
9 27 (32.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 25 (30.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (30.49%) Windows 10
10 25 (30.49%) Windows 7
11 24 (29.27%) Hyper-V
12 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
13 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
13 22 (26.83%) Cisco
13 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (24.39%) SCCM
15 16 (19.51%) Dell
16 14 (17.07%) VMware
16 14 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (15.85%) SLA
18 12 (14.63%) Citrix
18 12 (14.63%) T-SQL
18 12 (14.63%) ITIL
19 11 (13.41%) Wireless
19 11 (13.41%) Linux
20 10 (12.20%) Firewall

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 (8.54%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.88%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 33 (40.24%) Office 365
2 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.98%) G Suite
4 4 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (4.88%) IaaS
4 4 (4.88%) PaaS
4 4 (4.88%) SaaS
5 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (51.22%) TCP/IP
2 36 (43.90%) LAN
3 33 (40.24%) DNS
4 31 (37.80%) WAN
5 28 (34.15%) DHCP
6 11 (13.41%) Wireless
7 10 (12.20%) Firewall
8 9 (10.98%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (4.88%) SAN
9 4 (4.88%) VLAN
9 4 (4.88%) VoIP
9 4 (4.88%) WLAN
10 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.22%) Internet
10 1 (1.22%) NAS
10 1 (1.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) DB2
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (3.66%) Retail
2 2 (2.44%) Automotive
2 2 (2.44%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (28.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (24.39%) Support Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) IT Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) IT Support
4 15 (18.29%) Team Leader
5 14 (17.07%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 12 (14.63%) Analyst
6 12 (14.63%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (13.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 11 (13.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (10.98%) IT Analyst
9 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (7.32%) Azure Engineer
10 6 (7.32%) Senior IT Support
10 6 (7.32%) Support Analyst
10 6 (7.32%) Technical Support
11 5 (6.10%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (6.10%) Project Engineer
11 5 (6.10%) Service Analyst
11 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Clustering
1 9 (10.98%) Replication
2 5 (6.10%) Fintech
3 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.44%) Handset
5 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 80 (97.56%) Windows
2 48 (58.54%) Windows Server
3 25 (30.49%) Windows 10
3 25 (30.49%) Windows 7
3 25 (30.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (13.41%) Linux
6 9 (10.98%) Mac OS
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.44%) Unix
9 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.22%) CentOS
9 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (14.63%) ITIL
3 9 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (9.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
5 4 (4.88%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (4.88%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (3.66%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.66%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.44%) ITSM
7 2 (2.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.22%) Change Management
8 1 (1.22%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.22%) Data Security
8 1 (1.22%) ERP
8 1 (1.22%) Information Security
8 1 (1.22%) Migration
8 1 (1.22%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) T-SQL
2 10 (12.20%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.66%) SQL
4 1 (1.22%) VB
4 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.10%) MCSE
3 3 (3.66%) MCITP
3 3 (3.66%) MCTS
4 1 (1.22%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.22%) MCP
4 1 (1.22%) MCSA
4 1 (1.22%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.85%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (29.27%) Hyper-V
2 14 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (24.39%) SCCM
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) SCOM
4 1 (1.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.83%) Cisco
3 16 (19.51%) Dell
4 14 (17.07%) VMware
5 12 (14.63%) Citrix
6 8 (9.76%) Veeam
7 6 (7.32%) HP
8 5 (6.10%) Oracle
9 4 (4.88%) Aruba
10 2 (2.44%) Google
11 1 (1.22%) Apple
11 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.22%) Sophos
11 1 (1.22%) WatchGuard