The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 47 37
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 113 105 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.40% 6.37% 6.56%
As % of the System Software category 57.95% 52.50% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 87 92 102
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year - -2.98%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 195 200 204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 14.50% 12.13% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 162 173 186
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Oxfordshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Oxfordshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Oxford +2 56 £47,500 +46.15% 10
Witney - 12 £32,500 -
Abingdon +20 10 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Wallingford - 5 £35,000 - 1
Banbury -9 3 £35,000 -39.13% 2
Thame -10 3 £20,500 +26.15%
Kidlington - 2 - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £30,000 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 206 (88.03%) Windows
2 162 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 149 (63.68%) Microsoft
4 126 (53.85%) Office 365
5 121 (51.71%) Hyper-V
6 107 (45.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 103 (44.02%) DNS
8 99 (42.31%) DHCP
9 97 (41.45%) Microsoft Azure
10 94 (40.17%) VMware
11 81 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
11 81 (34.62%) SCCM
12 68 (29.06%) Skype
13 67 (28.63%) Skype for Business
14 65 (27.78%) Identity Management
15 64 (27.35%) SCOM
16 62 (26.50%) IaaS
17 61 (26.07%) VMware Infrastructure
18 53 (22.65%) LDAP
18 53 (22.65%) PowerShell
19 48 (20.51%) MS Exchange
19 48 (20.51%) PBX
19 48 (20.51%) PSTN
20 46 (19.66%) Windows Server 2008
20 46 (19.66%) PaaS
21 43 (18.38%) Kerberos
22 38 (16.24%) SAN
23 37 (15.81%) HP
24 36 (15.38%) ITIL
25 34 (14.53%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 67 (28.63%) Skype for Business
2 48 (20.51%) MS Exchange
3 25 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (6.84%) IIS
6 11 (4.70%) SharePoint
7 10 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (3.85%) SAS
9 5 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.71%) CMS
11 3 (1.28%) Apache
11 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 126 (53.85%) Office 365
2 97 (41.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 81 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
4 62 (26.50%) IaaS
5 46 (19.66%) PaaS
6 11 (4.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (2.99%) SaaS
8 6 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.71%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 103 (44.02%) DNS
2 99 (42.31%) DHCP
3 68 (29.06%) Skype
4 53 (22.65%) LDAP
5 48 (20.51%) PBX
5 48 (20.51%) PSTN
6 43 (18.38%) Kerberos
7 38 (16.24%) SAN
8 22 (9.40%) Firewall
9 18 (7.69%) VPN
10 13 (5.56%) Unified Communications
10 13 (5.56%) VoIP
11 12 (5.13%) TCP/IP
12 10 (4.27%) iSCSI
13 8 (3.42%) LAN
13 8 (3.42%) WAN
14 7 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (2.56%) SSL
15 6 (2.56%) VLAN
16 4 (1.71%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.56%) MySQL
4 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (2.99%) Finance
2 5 (2.14%) Publishing
3 2 (0.85%) Banking
3 2 (0.85%) Legal
3 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.43%) Advertising
4 1 (0.43%) Automotive
4 1 (0.43%) Back Office
4 1 (0.43%) Czech Language
4 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.43%) Marketing
4 1 (0.43%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 61 (26.07%) Support Engineer
2 56 (23.93%) Systems Engineer
3 46 (19.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (14.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 31 (13.25%) Analyst
6 30 (12.82%) IT Support
7 28 (11.97%) 3rd Line Support
7 28 (11.97%) IT Engineer
8 27 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support
8 27 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 26 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 25 (10.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 21 (8.97%) IT Support Engineer
12 19 (8.12%) Cloud Engineer
12 19 (8.12%) Microsoft Engineer
13 17 (7.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (6.41%) Support Analyst
15 14 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
15 14 (5.98%) AWS Engineer
16 13 (5.56%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.99%) Web Services
2 6 (2.56%) XML
3 2 (0.85%) Flash
3 2 (0.85%) REST
3 2 (0.85%) SOAP
4 1 (0.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.68%) PKI
2 22 (9.40%) Data Centre
3 17 (7.26%) Clustering
4 16 (6.84%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.70%) EMC VNX
5 11 (4.70%) Replication
6 10 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.27%) BYOD
6 10 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.14%) Driving Licence
8 5 (2.14%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.28%) Biotechnology
9 3 (1.28%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.28%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.28%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 206 (88.03%) Windows
2 162 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 107 (45.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (19.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 25 (10.68%) Mac OS X
7 23 (9.83%) Windows 10
8 19 (8.12%) Linux
9 11 (4.70%) Apple iOS
9 11 (4.70%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.85%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.28%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (27.78%) Identity Management
2 36 (15.38%) ITIL
3 34 (14.53%) Kalman Filter
4 29 (12.39%) Patch Management
4 29 (12.39%) Task Automation
5 25 (10.68%) Email Filtering
6 23 (9.83%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (9.40%) Migration
8 19 (8.12%) Presales
9 16 (6.84%) Mentoring
10 14 (5.98%) Service Design
11 10 (4.27%) Server Patching
12 9 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (3.85%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 9 (3.85%) DevOps
12 9 (3.85%) Hardware Maintenance
12 9 (3.85%) Load Balancing
12 9 (3.85%) Service Delivery
12 9 (3.85%) Service Management
12 9 (3.85%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 53 (22.65%) PowerShell
2 23 (9.83%) SQL
3 6 (2.56%) Perl
3 6 (2.56%) Python
4 4 (1.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.71%) PHP
4 4 (1.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.85%) C-shell
5 2 (0.85%) Java
6 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (7.69%) MCSE
3 17 (7.26%) Degree
4 13 (5.56%) MCSA
5 10 (4.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.56%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.71%) DBS Check
7 4 (1.71%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.28%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.85%) CCNA
9 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.43%) CISSP
10 1 (0.43%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.43%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.43%) RHCE
10 1 (0.43%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 121 (51.71%) Hyper-V
2 61 (26.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (12.82%) vSphere
4 16 (6.84%) XenApp
5 12 (5.13%) Terminal Services
6 11 (4.70%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (3.85%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (2.56%) KVM
10 5 (2.14%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.28%) XenServer
12 2 (0.85%) NFS
12 2 (0.85%) vCloud
12 2 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 81 (34.62%) SCCM
2 64 (27.35%) SCOM
3 18 (7.69%) WSUS
4 12 (5.13%) Backup Exec
4 12 (5.13%) SmoothWall
5 11 (4.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 10 (4.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (3.42%) Puppet
9 7 (2.99%) vCenter Server
10 6 (2.56%) Terraform
11 5 (2.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.85%) Ansible
12 2 (0.85%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.85%) SCVMM
13 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
13 1 (0.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 149 (63.68%) Microsoft
2 94 (40.17%) VMware
3 37 (15.81%) HP
4 29 (12.39%) Citrix
5 25 (10.68%) Cisco
6 23 (9.83%) Apple
7 22 (9.40%) Sophos
8 19 (8.12%) Veeam
9 17 (7.26%) EMC
10 15 (6.41%) Dell
11 11 (4.70%) Symantec
12 9 (3.85%) WatchGuard
13 8 (3.42%) NetApp
14 7 (2.99%) Oracle
15 5 (2.14%) CA
15 5 (2.14%) Red Hat
15 5 (2.14%) SonicWALL
16 4 (1.71%) Avaya
16 4 (1.71%) SolarWinds
17 3 (1.28%) 3PAR
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £34,000 per annum + 5% Bonus, Childcare vouchers, Free Gym, Shares
Posted: 10 hours ago
Abingdon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum GBP 26K +Extensive benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits and technical training
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 7.5%
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £15000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago