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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 24 23 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 104 162 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 8.45% 8.32% 7.97%
As % of the System Software category 52.26% 47.79% 59.94%
Number of salaries quoted 88 146 136
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £26,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £75,000
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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 199 339 312
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 16.17% 17.42% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 150 314 212
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £32,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Reading

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Reading

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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

1 214 (92.24%) Windows
2 140 (60.34%) Windows Server
3 121 (52.16%) VMware
4 91 (39.22%) Microsoft
5 83 (35.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 76 (32.76%) Hyper-V
7 69 (29.74%) Office 365
7 69 (29.74%) DNS
8 62 (26.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 48 (20.69%) SAN
11 47 (20.26%) Cisco
12 44 (18.97%) TCP/IP
12 44 (18.97%) Windows 7
13 43 (18.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 42 (18.10%) SQL Server
15 41 (17.67%) SQL
16 40 (17.24%) MS Excel
17 38 (16.38%) NetApp
18 36 (15.52%) Firewall
19 35 (15.09%) DHCP
20 34 (14.66%) ITIL
21 33 (14.22%) SCCM
22 31 (13.36%) Veeam
23 29 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
24 28 (12.07%) Clustering
24 28 (12.07%) Backup Exec
25 27 (11.64%) VPN
26 26 (11.21%) SLA
26 26 (11.21%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 58 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (7.76%) IIS
4 15 (6.47%) SharePoint
5 14 (6.03%) Skype for Business
6 13 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.29%) Documentum
8 2 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.86%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.43%) Apache
9 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.17%) MS Office
3 3 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 69 (29.74%) Office 365
2 29 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.72%) IaaS
5 3 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.29%) PaaS
5 3 (1.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 69 (29.74%) DNS
2 48 (20.69%) SAN
3 44 (18.97%) TCP/IP
4 36 (15.52%) Firewall
5 35 (15.09%) DHCP
6 27 (11.64%) VPN
7 26 (11.21%) LAN
7 26 (11.21%) NAS
8 24 (10.34%) VLAN
9 23 (9.91%) WAN
10 21 (9.05%) Internet
11 8 (3.45%) HTTP
11 8 (3.45%) Network Security
11 8 (3.45%) Skype
11 8 (3.45%) SSL
11 8 (3.45%) VoIP
12 7 (3.02%) SMTP
13 6 (2.59%) Kerberos
14 5 (2.16%) IP Telephony
14 5 (2.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.43%) MySQL
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.72%) LoadRunner
1 4 (1.72%) WebLOAD
2 2 (0.86%) AQtime
2 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.43%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.43%) JIRA
3 1 (0.43%) MSI
3 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (3.88%) Marketing
2 7 (3.02%) Finance
3 6 (2.59%) Advertising
3 6 (2.59%) Automotive
4 4 (1.72%) Law
5 2 (0.86%) German Language
6 1 (0.43%) Banking
6 1 (0.43%) French Language
6 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 91 (39.22%) Support Engineer
2 42 (18.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 38 (16.38%) Technical Engineer
3 38 (16.38%) Technical Support
4 37 (15.95%) Technical Support Engineer
5 35 (15.09%) IT Support
6 34 (14.66%) 3rd Line Support
7 32 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (12.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 28 (12.07%) Analyst
10 23 (9.91%) Support Analyst
11 21 (9.05%) IT Analyst
12 20 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
13 19 (8.19%) IT Support Analyst
14 17 (7.33%) 1st Line Support
14 17 (7.33%) Windows Engineer
15 15 (6.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 15 (6.47%) Administrator
16 14 (6.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
16 14 (6.03%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.86%) .NET
1 2 (0.86%) MAPI
2 1 (0.43%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.07%) Clustering
2 12 (5.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (3.88%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.02%) PKI
6 6 (2.59%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.16%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.29%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.86%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.86%) e-Health
9 2 (0.86%) iPhone
9 2 (0.86%) Replication
10 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.43%) NHS
10 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 214 (92.24%) Windows
2 140 (60.34%) Windows Server
3 62 (26.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (18.97%) Windows 7
5 43 (18.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (11.21%) Linux
7 25 (10.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.74%) Windows XP
9 10 (4.31%) Unix
10 9 (3.88%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (3.02%) Windows 10
12 5 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (1.29%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.86%) CentOS
14 2 (0.86%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.43%) Debian
15 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.66%) ITIL
2 23 (9.91%) Service Delivery
3 19 (8.19%) Data Protection
4 18 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (6.03%) Data Management
6 13 (5.60%) Presales
7 12 (5.17%) Infrastructure Management
8 11 (4.74%) Virtual Environments
9 9 (3.88%) Migration
9 9 (3.88%) Service Management
10 8 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (3.02%) Business Continuity
11 7 (3.02%) Mentoring
12 6 (2.59%) ITIL V3
12 6 (2.59%) Problem Management
13 5 (2.16%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (2.16%) High Availability
13 5 (2.16%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (2.16%) Time Management
14 4 (1.72%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.67%) SQL
2 8 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.59%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.29%) C++
4 3 (1.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.86%) C#
5 2 (0.86%) PHP
5 2 (0.86%) VB
6 1 (0.43%) C
6 1 (0.43%) Perl
6 1 (0.43%) Python
6 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.19%) MCSE
3 14 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (6.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (5.60%) CCNA
5 10 (4.31%) Degree
6 8 (3.45%) MCP
7 7 (3.02%) MCITP
7 7 (3.02%) MCSA
8 4 (1.72%) CCNP
8 4 (1.72%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.72%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.29%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.29%) MCTS
9 3 (1.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.43%) CISA
11 1 (0.43%) CISM
11 1 (0.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.21%) SLA
2 8 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.29%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.43%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 83 (35.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (32.76%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.45%) VMware ESX
3 8 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (2.59%) NFS
5 4 (1.72%) vSphere
6 3 (1.29%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.29%) vCloud
6 3 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.86%) XenApp
8 1 (0.43%) KVM
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (14.22%) SCCM
2 28 (12.07%) Backup Exec
3 13 (5.60%) NetBackup
4 10 (4.31%) WSUS
5 6 (2.59%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (2.59%) SCOM
6 5 (2.16%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.29%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (1.29%) vMotion
8 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.86%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.43%) Simpana
Vendors
1 121 (52.16%) VMware
2 91 (39.22%) Microsoft
3 47 (20.26%) Cisco
4 38 (16.38%) NetApp
5 31 (13.36%) Veeam
6 21 (9.05%) HP
7 19 (8.19%) EMC
8 16 (6.90%) Veritas
9 15 (6.47%) arcserve
9 15 (6.47%) CommVault
10 11 (4.74%) Citrix
11 9 (3.88%) CheckPoint
12 7 (3.02%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.59%) Dell
13 6 (2.59%) IBM
14 4 (1.72%) Forcepoint
14 4 (1.72%) Juniper
14 4 (1.72%) Symantec
15 3 (1.29%) Apple
15 3 (1.29%) EqualLogic
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