The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 32 8
Rank change year-on-year +12 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 8.84% 3.37% 15.76%
As % of the System Software category 55.17% 70.00% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 32
Median salary £32,125 £31,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.98% +1.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,200 £40,000
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 Shropshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 29 10 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 16.02% 4.81% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 38
Median salary £35,000 £32,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.87% +5.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Shropshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Shropshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Shropshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Telford -1 13 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Bridgnorth +1 1 £23,500 +38.23%
Active Directory
West Midlands

Active Directory
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 17 (56.67%) Citrix
4 16 (53.33%) VMware
5 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (50.00%) SolarWinds
6 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
6 14 (46.67%) DNS
7 13 (43.33%) SAN
7 13 (43.33%) IIS
8 12 (40.00%) Clustering
8 12 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
8 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
9 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (36.67%) NAS
9 11 (36.67%) Apache
9 11 (36.67%) MySQL
9 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
9 11 (36.67%) DDNS
10 10 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
10 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 6 (20.00%) ITIL
13 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (16.67%) SLA
13 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
13 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
14 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 18 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (43.33%) IIS
3 11 (36.67%) Apache
3 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) DNS
1 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (43.33%) SAN
3 12 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
4 11 (36.67%) DDNS
4 11 (36.67%) NAS
5 1 (3.33%) Internet
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) IT Support
2 9 (30.00%) Support Technician
2 9 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) IT Support Technician
3 7 (23.33%) IT Technician
4 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Graduate
5 5 (16.67%) Graduate IT Support
5 5 (16.67%) IT Graduate
6 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
7 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Clustering
2 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (3.33%) B2B
2 1 (3.33%) Content Management
2 1 (3.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (3.33%) Document Management
2 1 (3.33%) E-Procurement
2 1 (3.33%) ERP
2 1 (3.33%) Presales
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
1 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (3.33%) VB
1 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (13.33%) Degree
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Citrix
2 16 (53.33%) VMware
3 15 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Telford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago