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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 28 40 47
Rank change year-on-year +12 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 116 95 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.29% 6.68% 5.90%
As % of the System Software category 61.05% 59.38% 57.04%
Number of salaries quoted 109 94 69
Median salary £43,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.53% -  

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 190 160 142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 13.58% 11.24% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 175 146 119
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 26 March 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 26 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
Oxford -3 48 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Abingdon +15 12 £32,500 -9.72% 7
Banbury +7 6 £37,500 +41.50%
Bicester - 6 £41,500 -
Wallingford - 3 £36,000 -
Kidlington - 2 £55,000 - 1
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 199 (82.57%) Windows
2 164 (68.05%) Microsoft
3 138 (57.26%) Windows Server
4 121 (50.21%) Office 365
5 95 (39.42%) Hyper-V
6 92 (38.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 84 (34.85%) DNS
8 77 (31.95%) VMware
9 76 (31.54%) DHCP
9 76 (31.54%) Microsoft Azure
10 70 (29.05%) Amazon AWS
11 57 (23.65%) SCCM
12 56 (23.24%) MS Excel
13 52 (21.58%) ITIL
14 50 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 47 (19.50%) SCOM
16 46 (19.09%) SQL Server
16 46 (19.09%) PowerShell
17 44 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
17 44 (18.26%) Identity Management
18 41 (17.01%) Firewall
19 40 (16.60%) Skype for Business
19 40 (16.60%) Skype
20 39 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
21 38 (15.77%) LDAP
22 37 (15.35%) SharePoint
22 37 (15.35%) IaaS
23 36 (14.94%) MS Exchange
23 36 (14.94%) Degree
24 35 (14.52%) Kerberos

Active Directory
Top Related 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 40 (16.60%) Skype for Business
2 37 (15.35%) SharePoint
3 36 (14.94%) MS Exchange
4 22 (9.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (4.56%) IIS
6 4 (1.66%) CMS
7 2 (0.83%) Apache
7 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 56 (23.24%) MS Excel
2 30 (12.45%) MS Office
3 4 (1.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 121 (50.21%) Office 365
2 76 (31.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (29.05%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (15.35%) IaaS
5 29 (12.03%) PaaS
6 10 (4.15%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.24%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.24%) SaaS
7 3 (1.24%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 84 (34.85%) DNS
2 76 (31.54%) DHCP
3 41 (17.01%) Firewall
4 40 (16.60%) Skype
5 38 (15.77%) LDAP
6 35 (14.52%) Kerberos
7 34 (14.11%) VPN
8 33 (13.69%) SAN
9 24 (9.96%) PBX
9 24 (9.96%) PSTN
10 19 (7.88%) TCP/IP
11 15 (6.22%) VoIP
12 13 (5.39%) LAN
13 12 (4.98%) WAN
14 9 (3.73%) VLAN
15 6 (2.49%) Network Security
15 6 (2.49%) Unified Communications
16 5 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (2.07%) HTTP
16 5 (2.07%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.49%) MySQL
2 6 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.41%) MS Access
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (7.47%) Finance
2 9 (3.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.24%) Back Office
4 3 (1.24%) Banking
4 3 (1.24%) Legal
4 3 (1.24%) Marketing
4 3 (1.24%) Publishing
5 2 (0.83%) Automotive
5 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.41%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
6 1 (0.41%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 52 (21.58%) IT Support
2 51 (21.16%) Systems Engineer
3 50 (20.75%) Support Engineer
4 42 (17.43%) Analyst
5 35 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 32 (13.28%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 30 (12.45%) Support Analyst
8 26 (10.79%) IT Engineer
9 25 (10.37%) Infrastructure Support
10 21 (8.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 21 (8.71%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (8.30%) IT Analyst
12 19 (7.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 19 (7.88%) IT Support Analyst
13 18 (7.47%) 2nd Line Support
13 18 (7.47%) IT Support Engineer
14 16 (6.64%) 3rd Line Support
14 16 (6.64%) Administrator
14 16 (6.64%) Senior IT Support
14 16 (6.64%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.22%) Web Services
2 2 (0.83%) REST
2 2 (0.83%) SOAP
2 2 (0.83%) Velocity
2 2 (0.83%) XML
3 1 (0.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.79%) Computer Science
2 22 (9.13%) Data Centre
3 21 (8.71%) PKI
4 19 (7.88%) Clustering
5 15 (6.22%) Biotechnology
6 13 (5.39%) EMC VNX
6 13 (5.39%) Replication
7 12 (4.98%) Enterprise Storage
7 12 (4.98%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (4.15%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.66%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.83%) iPad
13 1 (0.41%) FMCG
13 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 199 (82.57%) Windows
2 138 (57.26%) Windows Server
3 92 (38.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (12.45%) Windows 10
6 24 (9.96%) Mac OS X
6 24 (9.96%) Windows 7
7 18 (7.47%) Linux
8 11 (4.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.56%) Windows XP
9 9 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (3.73%) Unix
10 7 (2.90%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.49%) Mac OS
12 5 (2.07%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.66%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.83%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (21.58%) ITIL
2 44 (18.26%) Identity Management
3 20 (8.30%) Email Filtering
3 20 (8.30%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (8.30%) Patch Management
4 19 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (7.05%) Service Management
6 15 (6.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (5.39%) Mentoring
7 13 (5.39%) Presales
8 12 (4.98%) Load Balancing
8 12 (4.98%) Server Patching
9 11 (4.56%) Change Control
9 11 (4.56%) IT Strategy
10 9 (3.73%) Migration
11 8 (3.32%) DevOps
11 8 (3.32%) Time Management
12 7 (2.90%) Information Security
12 7 (2.90%) Service Delivery
13 5 (2.07%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.09%) PowerShell
2 18 (7.47%) SQL
3 4 (1.66%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.66%) Perl
3 4 (1.66%) PHP
3 4 (1.66%) Python
4 2 (0.83%) Java
4 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (14.94%) Degree
3 22 (9.13%) MCSE
4 13 (5.39%) MCSA
5 12 (4.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (4.56%) A+ Certification
6 11 (4.56%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (2.07%) DBS Check
7 5 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (2.07%) MCP
8 4 (1.66%) CCNA
8 4 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.24%) CISSP
9 3 (1.24%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (1.24%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (0.41%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.41%) MCITP
10 1 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.81%) SLA
2 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 95 (39.42%) Hyper-V
2 50 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.88%) vSphere
4 12 (4.98%) Terminal Services
5 9 (3.73%) XenApp
6 8 (3.32%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.66%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (1.66%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.66%) KVM
7 4 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.66%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.83%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.83%) XenServer
9 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 57 (23.65%) SCCM
2 47 (19.50%) SCOM
3 12 (4.98%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (2.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.66%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (1.66%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.66%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.66%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.66%) SmoothWall
6 3 (1.24%) WSUS
7 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.83%) Nagios
7 2 (0.83%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 164 (68.05%) Microsoft
2 77 (31.95%) VMware
3 29 (12.03%) Sophos
4 25 (10.37%) HP
5 24 (9.96%) Citrix
6 22 (9.13%) Apple
7 18 (7.47%) Cisco
8 14 (5.81%) WatchGuard
9 13 (5.39%) EMC
10 12 (4.98%) Veeam
11 11 (4.56%) Avaya
12 9 (3.73%) Oracle
12 9 (3.73%) Red Hat
13 7 (2.90%) 3PAR
14 5 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (2.07%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.07%) SonicWALL
15 4 (1.66%) F5
15 4 (1.66%) Intel Security
16 3 (1.24%) Dell
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £22,000 per annum + on-call allowance plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Training budget
Posted: 6 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £30,000 per year + Pension, Private Medical & Gym
Posted: 18 days ago
Abingdon
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 pa
Posted: 17 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
STFC
Salary: From £37,415 to £41,572 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Company Car
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Activate Learning
Salary: From £36,251 to £38,454 per annum Salary: £36,251 - £38,454 DOE
Posted: 23 days ago