Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 43 26
Rank change year-on-year -22 -17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 56 84 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.54% 5.78% 8.82%
As % of the System Software category 35.44% 49.12% 70.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 83 155
Oxford median annual salary £42,500 £28,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.79% -31.71% +43.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,500 £20,650
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £51,625
Oxfordshire median annual salary £33,000 £32,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year +3.13% -14.09% +16.41%

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 Oxford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 158 171 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 9.98% 11.77% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 132 151 187
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.53% -1.19% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,675 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £74,950 £68,750 £56,600
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% +13.64%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Oxford

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Oxford

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 46 (82.14%) Windows
1 46 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 32 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 31 (55.36%) Hyper-V
4 30 (53.57%) Office 365
5 28 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (35.71%) IaaS
7 20 (35.71%) SCOM
8 19 (33.93%) PowerShell
8 19 (33.93%) DNS
9 18 (32.14%) SCCM
9 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (28.57%) DHCP
11 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
11 15 (26.79%) ITIL
11 15 (26.79%) Skype for Business
11 15 (26.79%) Skype
11 15 (26.79%) Service Design
11 15 (26.79%) Task Automation
12 14 (25.00%) PaaS
12 14 (25.00%) Identity Management
13 13 (23.21%) LDAP
13 13 (23.21%) Kerberos
14 12 (21.43%) Cisco
14 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
15 11 (19.64%) VMware
16 10 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (17.86%) PKI
16 10 (17.86%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (26.79%) MS Exchange
1 15 (26.79%) Skype for Business
2 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (8.93%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (53.57%) Office 365
2 28 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (35.71%) IaaS
4 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (25.00%) PaaS
6 6 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (10.71%) SaaS
6 6 (10.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) DNS
2 16 (28.57%) DHCP
3 15 (26.79%) Skype
4 13 (23.21%) Kerberos
4 13 (23.21%) LDAP
5 10 (17.86%) PBX
5 10 (17.86%) PSTN
6 9 (16.07%) Firewall
7 6 (10.71%) NetScaler
8 4 (7.14%) LAN
8 4 (7.14%) VoIP
8 4 (7.14%) WAN
9 3 (5.36%) Network Security
9 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.36%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.57%) SAN
10 2 (3.57%) Unified Communications
10 2 (3.57%) VPN
11 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Support Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (14.29%) Project Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 7 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) PKI
2 9 (16.07%) BYOD
3 6 (10.71%) Clustering
3 6 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.36%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 32 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.07%) Windows 10
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Vista
6 4 (7.14%) Linux
6 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.79%) Debian
9 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) ITIL
1 15 (26.79%) Service Design
1 15 (26.79%) Task Automation
2 14 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 10 (17.86%) Email Filtering
3 10 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (17.86%) Patch Management
4 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
5 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.29%) Migration
6 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.71%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.93%) Hardware Maintenance
9 4 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (5.36%) Application Packaging
10 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (5.36%) Information Security
11 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (1.79%) C
3 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) MCSA
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MCP
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (55.36%) Hyper-V
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (35.71%) SCOM
2 18 (32.14%) SCCM
3 7 (12.50%) SCVMM
4 6 (10.71%) Puppet
4 6 (10.71%) SCDPM
4 6 (10.71%) Terraform
5 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (5.36%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.43%) Cisco
3 11 (19.64%) VMware
4 9 (16.07%) Citrix
5 5 (8.93%) Apple
6 1 (1.79%) EMC
6 1 (1.79%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.79%) Meraki
6 1 (1.79%) NetApp