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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 53 28
Rank change year-on-year +32 -25  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 42 29 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.54% 3.93% 7.68%
As % of the System Software category 59.15% 29.00% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 42 19 55
Median salary £30,000 £25,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -15.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £37,750
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 71 100 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 12.75% 13.57% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 64 67 115
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +39 35 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Brackley -7 1 £50,000 +110.52%
Active Directory
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 71 (76.34%) Windows
2 47 (50.54%) DHCP
3 40 (43.01%) DNS
4 39 (41.94%) SCCM
5 36 (38.71%) ITIL
6 28 (30.11%) SCOM
6 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
7 24 (25.81%) Hyper-V
7 24 (25.81%) SQL Server
7 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 23 (24.73%) SAN
9 22 (23.66%) Cisco
10 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
11 20 (21.51%) SQL
12 18 (19.35%) Matrix Management
12 18 (19.35%) Matrix Organization
13 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
14 16 (17.20%) Finance
14 16 (17.20%) Office 365
14 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (16.13%) IIS
16 14 (15.05%) MS Exchange
16 14 (15.05%) VMware
17 13 (13.98%) Knowledge Management
17 13 (13.98%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (13.98%) Manufacturing
17 13 (13.98%) Retail
18 12 (12.90%) Firewall
18 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
18 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008

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 (16.13%) IIS
2 14 (15.05%) MS Exchange
3 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (8.60%) Skype for Business
5 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.08%) Apache
9 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.20%) Office 365
2 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (6.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.08%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 47 (50.54%) DHCP
2 40 (43.01%) DNS
3 23 (24.73%) SAN
4 12 (12.90%) Firewall
5 10 (10.75%) LAN
5 10 (10.75%) Skype
5 10 (10.75%) WAN
6 9 (9.68%) TCP/IP
6 9 (9.68%) VLAN
7 5 (5.38%) Internet
8 3 (3.23%) FTP
8 3 (3.23%) ICMP
8 3 (3.23%) IMAP
8 3 (3.23%) LDAP
8 3 (3.23%) NAS
8 3 (3.23%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.23%) POP3
8 3 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (3.23%) SMTP
8 3 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) MySQL
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MSI
General
1 16 (17.20%) Finance
2 13 (13.98%) Manufacturing
2 13 (13.98%) Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.08%) Automotive
3 1 (1.08%) Back Office
3 1 (1.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.08%) Publishing
3 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (30.11%) Administrator
2 18 (19.35%) Analyst
3 17 (18.28%) Windows Administrator
4 14 (15.05%) IT Support
5 12 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (12.90%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (11.83%) IT Administrator
6 11 (11.83%) IT Systems Administrator
7 9 (9.68%) Security Specialist
7 9 (9.68%) Service Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (8.60%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Information Security Specialist
9 7 (7.53%) Information Specialist
9 7 (7.53%) Technical Support
10 6 (6.45%) Applications Support
10 6 (6.45%) IT Graduate
10 6 (6.45%) Junior
10 6 (6.45%) Junior IT Support
10 6 (6.45%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) MAPI
2 1 (1.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.08%) EDI
2 1 (1.08%) HTML
2 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.53%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (4.30%) Clustering
4 4 (4.30%) iPad
5 3 (3.23%) PKI
6 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.08%) iPhone
7 1 (1.08%) Pocket PC
7 1 (1.08%) User Experience
7 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (76.34%) Windows
2 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
3 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
4 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.30%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.71%) ITIL
2 18 (19.35%) Matrix Management
2 18 (19.35%) Matrix Organization
3 13 (13.98%) Knowledge Management
4 11 (11.83%) Incident Management
5 10 (10.75%) Server Patching
6 8 (8.60%) Information Security
6 8 (8.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (8.60%) Service Management
6 8 (8.60%) SIEM
7 7 (7.53%) B2B
7 7 (7.53%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (7.53%) ITSM
7 7 (7.53%) Project Management
7 7 (7.53%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (6.45%) ITIL V3
9 4 (4.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.30%) Service Design
10 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) SQL
2 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) CCNA
1 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.60%) CISSP
2 8 (8.60%) CompTIA Security+
2 8 (8.60%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (7.53%) CCNP
3 7 (7.53%) Degree
4 5 (5.38%) MCP
4 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.30%) MCSA
6 1 (1.08%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.08%) CCENT
6 1 (1.08%) CEH
6 1 (1.08%) CISA
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.08%) MCDST
6 1 (1.08%) MCSE
6 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.38%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (25.81%) Hyper-V
2 11 (11.83%) Terminal Services
3 8 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.30%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.08%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 39 (41.94%) SCCM
2 28 (30.11%) SCOM
3 7 (7.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (3.23%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.66%) Cisco
3 14 (15.05%) VMware
4 7 (7.53%) NetApp
5 5 (5.38%) Citrix
5 5 (5.38%) Oracle
6 3 (3.23%) F5
6 3 (3.23%) Google
7 2 (2.15%) HP
8 1 (1.08%) 3Com
8 1 (1.08%) Brocade
8 1 (1.08%) Dell
8 1 (1.08%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.08%) Meraki
8 1 (1.08%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.08%) Motorola
8 1 (1.08%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.08%) SAP
8 1 (1.08%) ZyXEL
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