Period
to 17 July 2018

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 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 32 51
Rank change year-on-year -30 +19 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 150 231 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.86% 8.19% 5.97%
As % of the System Software category 47.02% 58.19% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 146 199 178
Oxfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £20,250 £22,400 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £48,750
South East median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 319 397 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.34% 14.08% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 298 347 319
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,000 £22,700
90th Percentile £73,225 £70,000 £60,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -37 70 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Abingdon -15 16 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Kidlington +5 10 £42,500 -
Bicester -2 10 £40,000 +17.65% 1
Thame -9 8 £25,000 +21.95% 1
Banbury +12 5 £24,000 -31.43%
Wallingford -11 5 £21,000 -40.00% 3
Henley-on-Thames +6 2 £22,500 -25.00%
Witney -10 2 £24,000 -26.15%
Woodstock - 2 £21,750 - 2
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 130 (86.67%) Windows
2 86 (57.33%) Microsoft
3 84 (56.00%) Windows Server
4 59 (39.33%) Office 365
5 50 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 46 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 41 (27.33%) VMware
8 37 (24.67%) Firewall
9 35 (23.33%) DNS
10 32 (21.33%) DHCP
10 32 (21.33%) SQL Server
10 32 (21.33%) Windows 7
11 31 (20.67%) MS Exchange
11 31 (20.67%) LAN
12 30 (20.00%) VPN
13 29 (19.33%) WAN
13 29 (19.33%) Problem-Solving
14 28 (18.67%) Cisco
15 27 (18.00%) TCP/IP
15 27 (18.00%) Hyper-V
16 26 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (16.67%) ITIL
18 22 (14.67%) Windows 10
19 19 (12.67%) PowerShell
19 19 (12.67%) Degree
20 18 (12.00%) SCCM
21 17 (11.33%) Windows Server 2008
21 17 (11.33%) Linux
21 17 (11.33%) SAN
22 16 (10.67%) VoIP

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 31 (20.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (4.67%) IIS
4 5 (3.33%) Apache
4 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.33%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.67%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 50 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.67%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 59 (39.33%) Office 365
2 46 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (8.67%) IaaS
3 13 (8.67%) PaaS
4 10 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (6.67%) SaaS
5 4 (2.67%) G Suite
6 3 (2.00%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (24.67%) Firewall
2 35 (23.33%) DNS
3 32 (21.33%) DHCP
4 31 (20.67%) LAN
5 30 (20.00%) VPN
6 29 (19.33%) WAN
7 27 (18.00%) TCP/IP
8 17 (11.33%) SAN
9 16 (10.67%) VoIP
10 14 (9.33%) VLAN
11 10 (6.67%) Internet
12 9 (6.00%) Wireless
13 8 (5.33%) IP Telephony
13 8 (5.33%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (4.00%) Network Security
14 6 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (4.00%) Skype
15 4 (2.67%) IPsec
15 4 (2.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (8.00%) Finance
2 8 (5.33%) Games
3 7 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.00%) Marketing
5 5 (3.33%) Back Office
6 2 (1.33%) Advertising
6 2 (1.33%) Legal
7 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Publishing
7 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (22.00%) Support Engineer
2 29 (19.33%) IT Support
3 23 (15.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (15.33%) IT Engineer
4 19 (12.67%) Analyst
5 17 (11.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 14 (9.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 13 (8.67%) Support Analyst
8 12 (8.00%) Architect
8 12 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (7.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Administrator
10 9 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) IT Manager
10 9 (6.00%) Network Manager
10 9 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.33%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.33%) WAP
2 1 (0.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.67%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.33%) iPad
4 5 (3.33%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.00%) Clustering
6 3 (2.00%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.33%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.33%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.33%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.67%) Fintech
8 1 (0.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 130 (86.67%) Windows
2 84 (56.00%) Windows Server
3 32 (21.33%) Windows 7
4 22 (14.67%) Windows 10
5 17 (11.33%) Linux
5 17 (11.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (6.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.67%) Android
9 2 (1.33%) Debian
9 2 (1.33%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.33%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.67%) CentOS
10 1 (0.67%) VMS
10 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.33%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (16.67%) ITIL
3 14 (9.33%) Application Virtualisation
4 12 (8.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 8 (5.33%) Change Management
5 8 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (5.33%) ERP
5 8 (5.33%) Information Security
5 8 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (5.33%) TOGAF
6 7 (4.67%) ITIL V3
7 6 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.00%) CRM
7 6 (4.00%) Kanban
7 6 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.00%) Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (4.00%) SABSA
7 6 (4.00%) Scrum
7 6 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.67%) SQL
3 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (12.67%) Degree
2 7 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.00%) MCP
4 5 (3.33%) CCNA
4 5 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.33%) HNC
4 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.67%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.00%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.33%) CCNP
7 2 (1.33%) MCSE
8 1 (0.67%) GNVQ
8 1 (0.67%) HND
8 1 (0.67%) MCSA
8 1 (0.67%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) SLA
2 5 (3.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.67%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (18.00%) Hyper-V
2 26 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.67%) XenApp
6 2 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (12.00%) SCCM
2 6 (4.00%) SCOM
3 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (2.67%) AirWatch
4 4 (2.67%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.00%) WSUS
6 1 (0.67%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.67%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 86 (57.33%) Microsoft
2 41 (27.33%) VMware
3 28 (18.67%) Cisco
4 14 (9.33%) Citrix
4 14 (9.33%) Google
5 11 (7.33%) HP
6 10 (6.67%) SAP
7 9 (6.00%) Apple
8 7 (4.67%) Meraki
8 7 (4.67%) ServiceNow
9 6 (4.00%) Avaya
9 6 (4.00%) Hyperion
9 6 (4.00%) Oracle
9 6 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (4.00%) Siebel
10 4 (2.67%) Aerohive Networks
10 4 (2.67%) Dell
10 4 (2.67%) IBM
10 4 (2.67%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.67%) Splunk