Active Directory Jobs in the Midlands

Microsoft Active Directory
England > Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands requiring Active Directory skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Active Directory over the 6 months leading up to 24 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 29 44 37
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 659 482 843
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.57% 6.28% 6.79%
As % of the System Software category 56.32% 42.39% 53.29%
Number of salaries quoted 528 418 777
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £24,000
25th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £27,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £37,250 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.04% -6.88% +6.67%
75th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,300 £58,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - - -5.88%

All System Software Skills
Midlands

Active Directory falls under the System Software category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring system software skills in the Midlands.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,170 1,137 1,582
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.90% 14.82% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 940 686 1,300
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -4.35%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in the Midlands

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Active Directory in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Active Directory in the Midlands

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Active Directory in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in the Midlands

Active Directory
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 July 2024. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +11 398 £35,000 -2.78% 52
East Midlands +3 257 £35,000 -9.09% 31
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 177 (26.86%) Microsoft Exchange
2 117 (17.75%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.52%) IIS
4 5 (0.76%) Confluence
5 2 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.30%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.15%) Apache
6 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 108 (16.39%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) CATIA
5 1 (0.15%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.76%) Sage 200
3 4 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.15%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.15%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 454 (68.89%) Microsoft 365
2 331 (50.23%) Azure
3 210 (31.87%) Entra ID
4 32 (4.86%) OneDrive
5 26 (3.95%) AWS
6 23 (3.49%) Google Workspace
7 20 (3.03%) Mimecast
8 16 (2.43%) Power Platform
9 12 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (1.67%) IaaS
11 10 (1.52%) Nutanix
11 10 (1.52%) Power Automate
12 9 (1.37%) Azure Monitor
12 9 (1.37%) Azure Sentinel
13 8 (1.21%) Dynamics 365
13 8 (1.21%) PowerApps
14 7 (1.06%) SaaS
15 6 (0.91%) GCP
15 6 (0.91%) PaaS
16 5 (0.76%) ChatGPT
Communications & Networking
1 225 (34.14%) DNS
2 192 (29.14%) DHCP
3 181 (27.47%) Firewall
4 105 (15.93%) WAN
5 98 (14.87%) TCP/IP
6 89 (13.51%) LAN
7 78 (11.84%) VLAN
8 68 (10.32%) VPN
9 61 (9.26%) SAN
10 57 (8.65%) Wi-Fi
11 33 (5.01%) Wireless
12 28 (4.25%) Network Security
13 21 (3.19%) SD-WAN
14 18 (2.73%) VoIP
15 13 (1.97%) Internet
15 13 (1.97%) PBX
16 12 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
17 10 (1.52%) BGP
17 10 (1.52%) SMTP
18 9 (1.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (6.68%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.43%) MySQL
3 12 (1.82%) Power BI
4 11 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.61%) Redis
9 3 (0.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.15%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.15%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.15%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.37%) JIRA
2 5 (0.76%) Visual Studio Code
3 3 (0.46%) Axure RP
General
1 256 (38.85%) Social Skills
2 75 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (8.35%) Finance
4 52 (7.89%) Law
5 33 (5.01%) Legal
5 33 (5.01%) Retail
6 31 (4.70%) Manufacturing
7 26 (3.95%) Documentation Skills
8 23 (3.49%) Telecoms
9 14 (2.12%) Automotive
10 12 (1.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 11 (1.67%) Banking
11 11 (1.67%) Organisational Skills
12 9 (1.37%) Local Government
13 8 (1.21%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.76%) Games
14 5 (0.76%) Police
15 4 (0.61%) Aviation
15 4 (0.61%) Avionics
15 4 (0.61%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 147 (22.31%) IT Support
2 138 (20.94%) IT Engineer
3 117 (17.75%) Support Engineer
4 113 (17.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 83 (12.59%) Analyst
6 72 (10.93%) Senior
7 66 (10.02%) IT Support Engineer
8 55 (8.35%) IT Technician
9 50 (7.59%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 45 (6.83%) 2nd Line Support
10 45 (6.83%) Support Technician
11 42 (6.37%) IT Analyst
12 38 (5.77%) IT Support Technician
13 35 (5.31%) 1st Line Support
14 33 (5.01%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 32 (4.86%) Administrator
15 32 (4.86%) Lead
16 29 (4.40%) IT Manager
17 26 (3.95%) Network Engineer
18 24 (3.64%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.06%) Loki
2 5 (0.76%) 802.1X
2 5 (0.76%) ADO
2 5 (0.76%) HTML
2 5 (0.76%) YAML
3 4 (0.61%) .NET
3 4 (0.61%) .NET Core
3 4 (0.61%) LDAP
4 2 (0.30%) SAML
4 2 (0.30%) ServiceStack
5 1 (0.15%) ARM Templates
5 1 (0.15%) LAMP
5 1 (0.15%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.15%) V-Ray
5 1 (0.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.04%) Driving Licence
2 47 (7.13%) Data Centre
2 47 (7.13%) Management Information System
3 31 (4.70%) Replication
4 25 (3.79%) PKI
4 25 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (2.88%) Onboarding
6 16 (2.43%) CCTV
6 16 (2.43%) Clustering
7 15 (2.28%) Public Cloud
8 11 (1.67%) Fat Client
8 11 (1.67%) Private Cloud
8 11 (1.67%) Thin Client
9 8 (1.21%) Cyberattack
10 7 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.06%) Product Ownership
11 6 (0.91%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (0.76%) EPoS
12 5 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 498 (75.57%) Windows
2 304 (46.13%) Windows Server
3 109 (16.54%) Windows 10
4 77 (11.68%) Linux
5 62 (9.41%) Windows Server 2016
6 56 (8.50%) Windows Server 2019
7 44 (6.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (4.25%) Mac OS
9 14 (2.12%) Android
9 14 (2.12%) Ubuntu
10 12 (1.82%) VMS
11 11 (1.67%) CentOS
11 11 (1.67%) Mac OS X
12 10 (1.52%) Windows 7
13 9 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (1.21%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.61%) Unix
17 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
18 1 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (24.13%) Problem-Solving
2 143 (21.70%) ITIL
3 132 (20.03%) Customer Service
4 129 (19.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 127 (19.27%) Cybersecurity
6 72 (10.93%) Service Management
7 53 (8.04%) Project Delivery
8 49 (7.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 42 (6.37%) Migration
10 39 (5.92%) ITSM
11 38 (5.77%) Mentoring
12 37 (5.61%) Service Delivery
13 36 (5.46%) Change Management
14 35 (5.31%) Agile
15 34 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
15 34 (5.16%) Information Security
15 34 (5.16%) Roadmaps
16 31 (4.70%) Server Management
17 30 (4.55%) Identity Access Management
18 27 (4.10%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 102 (15.48%) PowerShell
2 73 (11.08%) SQL
3 7 (1.06%) Bash
4 5 (0.76%) PHP
5 3 (0.46%) Bicep
5 3 (0.46%) Python
5 3 (0.46%) R
5 3 (0.46%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (15.02%) Degree
2 96 (14.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 38 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (5.16%) CCNA
6 32 (4.86%) MCSE
7 31 (4.70%) Azure Certification
8 27 (4.10%) SC Cleared
9 26 (3.95%) MCP
10 24 (3.64%) DBS Check
11 20 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
12 19 (2.88%) A+ Certification
12 19 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (2.58%) DV Cleared
14 12 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (1.67%) MCITP
15 11 (1.67%) MCSA
16 10 (1.52%) CCNP
17 8 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
17 8 (1.21%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.74%) SLA
2 19 (2.88%) Cyber Essentials
3 17 (2.58%) GDPR
4 13 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.06%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.91%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 5 (0.76%) QA
8 3 (0.46%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.46%) NIST
9 2 (0.30%) Accessibility
9 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 175 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 153 (23.22%) Hyper-V
3 40 (6.07%) VMware ESXi
4 34 (5.16%) vSphere
5 21 (3.19%) Virtual Servers
6 15 (2.28%) Virtual Desktop
7 13 (1.97%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.52%) RACF
9 9 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (1.21%) Docker
10 8 (1.21%) VMware Server
10 8 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (1.21%) XenApp
11 7 (1.06%) pfSense
11 7 (1.06%) VMware NSX
12 5 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.61%) NFS
14 3 (0.46%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 2 (0.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 129 (19.58%) Microsoft Intune
2 83 (12.59%) SCCM
3 24 (3.64%) Terraform
4 17 (2.58%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 17 (2.58%) vCenter Server
5 15 (2.28%) Kubernetes
5 15 (2.28%) Single Sign-On
6 13 (1.97%) SCOM
7 11 (1.67%) WSUS
8 9 (1.37%) SmoothWall
9 8 (1.21%) AirWatch
9 8 (1.21%) Failover Clustering
10 7 (1.06%) Prometheus
11 6 (0.91%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.76%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.61%) Autotask
13 4 (0.61%) Jamf Pro
13 4 (0.61%) SCOrch
13 4 (0.61%) vMotion
Vendors
1 444 (67.37%) Microsoft
2 248 (37.63%) VMware
3 102 (15.48%) Veeam
4 99 (15.02%) Cisco
5 58 (8.80%) Dell
6 46 (6.98%) Citrix
7 41 (6.22%) HP
8 40 (6.07%) Apple
9 30 (4.55%) Meraki
9 30 (4.55%) ServiceNow
10 25 (3.79%) Fortinet
11 24 (3.64%) Google
12 20 (3.03%) Ubiquiti
13 19 (2.88%) Acronis
14 18 (2.73%) Nimble Storage
15 16 (2.43%) Sophos
16 15 (2.28%) CyberArk
17 14 (2.12%) Remedy
17 14 (2.12%) Sage
18 13 (1.97%) Adobe