The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 22 49
Rank change year-on-year -19 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 61 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.79% 8.41% 4.26%
As % of the System Software category 56.00% 64.89% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 60 34
Median salary £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £18,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - -4.41%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 50 94 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 8.55% 12.97% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 42 82 83
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,200 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Northamptonshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -20 12 £30,000 -10.44%
Kettering +3 3 £29,000 -10.76% 1
Wellingborough - 2 £31,500 - 1
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 56 (75.68%) Windows
2 36 (48.65%) DHCP
2 36 (48.65%) DNS
3 31 (41.89%) SCCM
4 29 (39.19%) Microsoft
5 26 (35.14%) ITIL
5 26 (35.14%) SCOM
5 26 (35.14%) Windows Server
6 25 (33.78%) SAN
7 24 (32.43%) Hyper-V
8 22 (29.73%) SQL Server
9 20 (27.03%) Cisco
10 17 (22.97%) SQL
10 17 (22.97%) VMware
10 17 (22.97%) Office 365
11 16 (21.62%) Firewall
12 15 (20.27%) IIS
12 15 (20.27%) Matrix Management
12 15 (20.27%) Matrix Organization
13 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (16.22%) LAN
13 12 (16.22%) Finance
13 12 (16.22%) Retail
14 11 (14.86%) Knowledge Management
14 11 (14.86%) Manufacturing
14 11 (14.86%) Terminal Services
14 11 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (13.51%) Incident Management

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (20.27%) IIS
2 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.05%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.35%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.97%) Office 365
2 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.76%) SaaS
5 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (48.65%) DHCP
1 36 (48.65%) DNS
2 25 (33.78%) SAN
3 16 (21.62%) Firewall
4 12 (16.22%) LAN
5 8 (10.81%) Skype
5 8 (10.81%) VLAN
5 8 (10.81%) WAN
6 7 (9.46%) NAS
7 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.41%) Internet
8 4 (5.41%) VPN
9 3 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.70%) Extranet
10 2 (2.70%) FTP
10 2 (2.70%) ICMP
10 2 (2.70%) Intranet
10 2 (2.70%) POP3
10 2 (2.70%) SMTP
10 2 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) MySQL
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MSI
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
1 12 (16.22%) Retail
2 11 (14.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.05%) Back Office
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) Administrator
2 14 (18.92%) IT Support
3 12 (16.22%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (14.86%) IT Administrator
4 11 (14.86%) IT Systems Administrator
5 10 (13.51%) Windows Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) Security Specialist
7 7 (9.46%) Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (9.46%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Technical Support
9 5 (6.76%) Applications Support
9 5 (6.76%) Graduate
9 5 (6.76%) Information Security Specialist
9 5 (6.76%) Information Specialist
9 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) IT Graduate
9 5 (6.76%) Junior
9 5 (6.76%) Junior IT Support
9 5 (6.76%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) .NET
1 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.70%) MAPI
1 2 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.11%) iPad
3 5 (6.76%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.05%) Replication
6 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.70%) Clustering
6 2 (2.70%) PKI
7 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.35%) EPoS
7 1 (1.35%) iPhone
7 1 (1.35%) Pocket PC
7 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 56 (75.68%) Windows
2 26 (35.14%) Windows Server
3 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.05%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.35%) Android
8 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.35%) VMS
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) ITIL
2 15 (20.27%) Matrix Management
2 15 (20.27%) Matrix Organization
3 11 (14.86%) Knowledge Management
4 10 (13.51%) Incident Management
5 8 (10.81%) Information Security
6 7 (9.46%) Server Patching
7 6 (8.11%) SIEM
8 5 (6.76%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (6.76%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (6.76%) Service Management
9 4 (5.41%) B2B
9 4 (5.41%) ITSM
10 3 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.05%) Presales
10 3 (4.05%) Project Management
10 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.70%) Coaching
11 2 (2.70%) Server Building
11 2 (2.70%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.97%) SQL
2 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (12.16%) CCNA
3 6 (8.11%) CCNP
3 6 (8.11%) CISSP
3 6 (8.11%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (8.11%) Degree
3 6 (8.11%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.41%) MCP
6 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.70%) MCSA
6 2 (2.70%) MCSE
7 1 (1.35%) CEH
7 1 (1.35%) CISA
7 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.35%) MCDST
7 1 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) SLA
2 5 (6.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (32.43%) Hyper-V
2 11 (14.86%) Terminal Services
3 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.70%) vSphere
5 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (41.89%) SCCM
2 26 (35.14%) SCOM
3 5 (6.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.41%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (39.19%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.03%) Cisco
3 17 (22.97%) VMware
4 9 (12.16%) Citrix
5 5 (6.76%) NetApp
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle
6 2 (2.70%) Brocade
6 2 (2.70%) F5
6 2 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (1.35%) Infor
7 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.35%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.35%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.35%) Motorola
7 1 (1.35%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.35%) SAP
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Salary: £9.52 - £10.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + £2k on call + Excellent Pension +
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: 7 days ago