Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 29 55
Rank change year-on-year -6 +26 -29
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 67 87 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 6.47% 8.96% 3.69%
As % of the System Software category 29.13% 58.00% 29.92%
Number of salaries quoted 50 84 41
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £47,264 £48,925 £42,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +3.17% -4.55%

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 230 150 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 22.22% 15.45% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 184 144 111
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £47,000
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% +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 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 2019. 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 +17 57 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Market Harborough -4 2 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £22,500 - 2
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 61 (91.04%) Windows
2 45 (67.16%) Office 365
3 40 (59.70%) Windows Server
4 37 (55.22%) Microsoft
5 32 (47.76%) Windows 10
6 24 (35.82%) VMware
7 21 (31.34%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (25.37%) Windows 7
8 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (25.37%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (22.39%) ITIL
9 15 (22.39%) DNS
9 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
9 15 (22.39%) DHCP
10 14 (20.90%) Dell
10 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (19.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 11 (16.42%) Internet
12 11 (16.42%) Project Management
12 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (14.93%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (14.93%) VoIP
13 10 (14.93%) Server Management
14 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
14 9 (13.43%) Manufacturing
14 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (13.43%) Retail
15 8 (11.94%) Problem Management
15 8 (11.94%) SCCM

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 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.46%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (31.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 45 (67.16%) Office 365
2 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.97%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.49%) IaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) DHCP
1 15 (22.39%) DNS
2 11 (16.42%) Internet
3 10 (14.93%) VoIP
4 8 (11.94%) SAN
4 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.46%) LAN
5 5 (7.46%) WAN
6 4 (5.97%) Intranet
6 4 (5.97%) Skype
7 3 (4.48%) Network Security
7 3 (4.48%) WLAN
8 2 (2.99%) Firewall
8 2 (2.99%) MPLS
8 2 (2.99%) WebEx
8 2 (2.99%) Wireless
9 1 (1.49%) BGP
9 1 (1.49%) DSL
9 1 (1.49%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) SAP BW
General
1 9 (13.43%) Manufacturing
1 9 (13.43%) Retail
2 8 (11.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) IT Support
2 10 (14.93%) Analyst
2 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (14.93%) IT Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) Administrator
4 7 (10.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (10.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) IT Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Support Technician
8 3 (4.48%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.48%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (4.48%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
1 1 (1.49%) COM
1 1 (1.49%) LDAP
1 1 (1.49%) RESTful
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (5.97%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.48%) FMCG
3 3 (4.48%) Handset
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 61 (91.04%) Windows
2 40 (59.70%) Windows Server
3 32 (47.76%) Windows 10
4 17 (25.37%) Windows 7
5 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.48%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.99%) Linux
10 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (22.39%) ITIL
3 13 (19.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (16.42%) Project Management
5 10 (14.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (14.93%) Server Management
6 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.94%) Problem Management
8 7 (10.45%) Patch Management
9 6 (8.96%) ERP
9 6 (8.96%) Preventative Maintenance
10 5 (7.46%) Logistics
11 4 (5.97%) Capacity Management
11 4 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (5.97%) Change Management
11 4 (5.97%) Coaching
11 4 (5.97%) Data Protection
11 4 (5.97%) IT Audit
11 4 (5.97%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (5.97%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.97%) SQL
3 1 (1.49%) C#
3 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.94%) vSphere
3 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.49%) Docker
5 1 (1.49%) Firmware
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) SCCM
2 7 (10.45%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.48%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (2.99%) DameWare
4 2 (2.99%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (55.22%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.82%) VMware
3 14 (20.90%) Dell
4 7 (10.45%) Altiris
4 7 (10.45%) Symantec
5 6 (8.96%) Cisco
6 4 (5.97%) McAfee
6 4 (5.97%) SAP
7 3 (4.48%) Citrix
8 2 (2.99%) Adobe
8 2 (2.99%) Avaya
8 2 (2.99%) HP
9 1 (1.49%) CommVault
9 1 (1.49%) Google
9 1 (1.49%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.49%) Samsung
9 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL