The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 70 23
Rank change year-on-year +34 -47  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 54 30 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.16% 2.83% 8.96%
As % of the System Software category 78.26% 35.29% 76.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39 22 88
Median salary £50,000 £28,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.43% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £20,265 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £44,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 69 85 142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 7.88% 8.03% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 53 46 106
Median salary £51,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Milton Keynes

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 71 (61.21%) Windows
2 50 (43.10%) Microsoft
3 43 (37.07%) SLA
4 35 (30.17%) Windows Server
5 32 (27.59%) ITIL
6 31 (26.72%) SQL
7 29 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 28 (24.14%) MS Office
8 28 (24.14%) VMware
9 27 (23.28%) Cisco
10 26 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (20.69%) Hyper-V
11 24 (20.69%) Finance
12 22 (18.97%) HP
12 22 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (18.10%) Remedy
14 20 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (15.52%) VPN
16 16 (13.79%) TCP/IP
16 16 (13.79%) HTTPS
16 16 (13.79%) CISSP
16 16 (13.79%) LAN
16 16 (13.79%) WAN
16 16 (13.79%) HTTP
16 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
16 16 (13.79%) CISM
16 16 (13.79%) SIEM
16 16 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
16 16 (13.79%) SANS

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 29 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 11 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (6.90%) SAS
6 6 (5.17%) IIS
7 5 (4.31%) JBoss
7 5 (4.31%) WildFly
8 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.72%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (24.14%) MS Office
2 11 (9.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.03%) Office 365
3 6 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.72%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.72%) SaaS
5 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.52%) VPN
2 16 (13.79%) HTTP
2 16 (13.79%) HTTPS
2 16 (13.79%) LAN
2 16 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 16 (13.79%) WAN
3 15 (12.93%) DNS
3 15 (12.93%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (7.76%) BIG-IP
4 9 (7.76%) Firewall
5 8 (6.90%) SAN
6 7 (6.03%) DHCP
7 6 (5.17%) SSL
8 3 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.59%) FTP
8 3 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.72%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.72%) Skype
9 2 (1.72%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.72%) Big Data
4 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.86%) DB2
5 1 (0.86%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.86%) QlikView
General
1 24 (20.69%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Financial Institution
3 9 (7.76%) Dutch Language
3 9 (7.76%) French Language
3 9 (7.76%) German Language
3 9 (7.76%) Italian Language
3 9 (7.76%) Spanish Language
4 5 (4.31%) Retail
5 3 (2.59%) Automotive
6 1 (0.86%) Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Billing
6 1 (0.86%) Games
6 1 (0.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (47.41%) Analyst
2 15 (12.93%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 15 (12.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (12.93%) Security Analyst
3 14 (12.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (12.07%) Support Engineer
4 13 (11.21%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (10.34%) Support Analyst
6 11 (9.48%) Operations Analyst
7 10 (8.62%) Applications Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (7.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Service Analyst
8 9 (7.76%) SOC Analyst
9 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
9 8 (6.90%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
9 8 (6.90%) Senior Security Analyst
9 8 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (6.90%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) Middleware
2 2 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.34%) Fat Client
1 12 (10.34%) Thin Client
2 11 (9.48%) Cyber Attack
3 10 (8.62%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.90%) Hedge funds
5 6 (5.17%) AS400
5 6 (5.17%) RSA SecurID
5 6 (5.17%) VAX
6 5 (4.31%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.31%) PKI
7 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.45%) Clustering
8 3 (2.59%) EPoS
9 2 (1.72%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.86%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 71 (61.21%) Windows
2 35 (30.17%) Windows Server
3 26 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (12.07%) Windows 7
6 13 (11.21%) Unix
7 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (6.03%) Solaris
8 7 (6.03%) Windows 8
9 6 (5.17%) VMS
10 5 (4.31%) Linux
11 4 (3.45%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.72%) AIX
13 1 (0.86%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.59%) ITIL
2 16 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (13.79%) Security Operations
2 16 (13.79%) SIEM
3 15 (12.93%) Analytics
3 15 (12.93%) Use Case
4 12 (10.34%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 12 (10.34%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 12 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (10.34%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 11 (9.48%) Application Virtualisation
5 11 (9.48%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 11 (9.48%) Security Management
5 11 (9.48%) Security Monitoring
5 11 (9.48%) Virtual Environments
5 11 (9.48%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (7.76%) Change Management
7 7 (6.03%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.03%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.72%) SQL
2 5 (4.31%) Java
3 2 (1.72%) VB
4 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.86%) Tcl
4 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) CISM
1 16 (13.79%) CISSP
1 16 (13.79%) SANS
2 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.34%) Degree
4 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.62%) Security Cleared
5 9 (7.76%) MCSE
6 8 (6.90%) MCSA
7 6 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.45%) CCNA
9 2 (1.72%) CCA
9 2 (1.72%) CCIE
9 2 (1.72%) CCNP
9 2 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.86%) MCDST
10 1 (0.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (37.07%) SLA
2 12 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (9.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.86%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.86%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 24 (20.69%) Hyper-V
2 22 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (9.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (9.48%) VMware Server
5 9 (7.76%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.72%) UAG
8 1 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.86%) vSphere
8 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (9.48%) Control-M
1 11 (9.48%) NetBackup
2 8 (6.90%) Backup Exec
2 8 (6.90%) SCOM
3 7 (6.03%) HP SIM
3 7 (6.03%) SCCM
4 6 (5.17%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (5.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (5.17%) Netcool
4 6 (5.17%) NetVault Backup
4 6 (5.17%) OpenView
4 6 (5.17%) Tivoli
4 6 (5.17%) Tivoli NetView
5 5 (4.31%) Nagios
6 1 (0.86%) DameWare
6 1 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 50 (43.10%) Microsoft
2 28 (24.14%) VMware
3 27 (23.28%) Cisco
4 22 (18.97%) HP
5 21 (18.10%) Remedy
6 11 (9.48%) Juniper
6 11 (9.48%) Veritas
7 9 (7.76%) F5
8 8 (6.90%) Gemalto
9 7 (6.03%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.17%) Citrix
10 6 (5.17%) IBM
10 6 (5.17%) Oracle
10 6 (5.17%) Wallstreet Suite
11 5 (4.31%) Altiris
11 5 (4.31%) BMC
11 5 (4.31%) Intel
12 4 (3.45%) Computacenter
13 3 (2.59%) EqualLogic
13 3 (2.59%) SonicWALL
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21500 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Excellent package and opportunities
Posted: Yesterday