Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 36 48
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 45 67 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 6.56% 6.80% 4.98%
As % of the System Software category 58.44% 62.62% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 40 59 77
Northampton median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% -18.07%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,025 £18,800
90th Percentile £43,750 £44,000 £61,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year - -9.77% -15.82%

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 Northampton with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 77 107 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 11.22% 10.85% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 62 85 126
Northampton median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,500 £50,625
Northamptonshire median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% -11.84% +1.33%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Northampton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Northampton

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Northampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
3 27 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 25 (55.56%) DNS
5 22 (48.89%) DHCP
6 21 (46.67%) ITIL
6 21 (46.67%) Cisco
6 21 (46.67%) Office 365
7 20 (44.44%) MS Exchange
8 18 (40.00%) SCCM
8 18 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (35.56%) Windows 10
9 16 (35.56%) SAN
10 15 (33.33%) VMware
10 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
10 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (31.11%) Windows 7
12 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
13 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
13 10 (22.22%) HP
14 9 (20.00%) Clustering
14 9 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (17.78%) Matrix Management
15 8 (17.78%) Citrix
15 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
15 8 (17.78%) Matrix Organization
16 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2003

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 20 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.11%) IIS
5 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (46.67%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) DNS
2 22 (48.89%) DHCP
3 16 (35.56%) SAN
4 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (15.56%) NetScaler
5 7 (15.56%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (13.33%) LAN
7 5 (11.11%) NAS
7 5 (11.11%) WAN
8 4 (8.89%) Unified Communications
8 4 (8.89%) VLAN
9 3 (6.67%) Firewall
10 2 (4.44%) Intranet
10 2 (4.44%) VPN
11 1 (2.22%) FTP
11 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Administrator
1 16 (35.56%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) IT Administrator
2 12 (26.67%) IT Systems Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Service Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support
7 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) IT Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Network Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior IT Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support
8 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (35.56%) Windows 10
3 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (31.11%) Windows 7
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 3 (6.67%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.44%) Linux
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Matrix Management
2 8 (17.78%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
4 5 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (8.89%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (8.89%) Patch Management
5 4 (8.89%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (6.67%) Change Management
6 3 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) Coaching
7 2 (4.44%) ITSM
7 2 (4.44%) Service Management
8 1 (2.22%) Logistics
8 1 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) MCP
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) DBS Check
3 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.22%) MCITP
4 1 (2.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (15.56%) XenApp
5 5 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (40.00%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) WSUS
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
4 2 (4.44%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 21 (46.67%) Cisco
3 15 (33.33%) VMware
4 10 (22.22%) HP
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix
6 6 (13.33%) NetApp
7 5 (11.11%) IBM
8 4 (8.89%) Apple
9 3 (6.67%) Capita
10 2 (4.44%) EqualLogic
10 2 (4.44%) McAfee
10 2 (4.44%) Palo Alto