Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 24 17
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 65 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 14.38% 7.03% 7.34%
As % of the System Software category 57.52% 43.48% 76.32%
Number of salaries quoted 55 41 28
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £28,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +7.69% -25.71%
10th Percentile £16,600 £22,750 £17,275
90th Percentile £70,000 £40,000 £36,750
West Midlands median annual salary £33,500 £30,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +11.67% -10.45% -4.29%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 113 92 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 25.00% 16.17% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 86 83 29
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +48.15% -16.92%
10th Percentile £18,063 £22,750 £17,350
90th Percentile £62,781 £53,237 £35,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% -

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Telford +14 55 £35,000 +32.08% 9
Active Directory
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 50 (76.92%) Windows
2 48 (73.85%) Microsoft
3 42 (64.62%) DNS
4 33 (50.77%) Citrix
5 31 (47.69%) VMware
5 31 (47.69%) Windows Server
6 26 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (38.46%) SAN
7 25 (38.46%) MS Exchange
8 23 (35.38%) DHCP
9 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (27.69%) Clustering
11 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (26.15%) NAS
12 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2010
13 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (24.62%) ITIL
13 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
14 15 (23.08%) Public Cloud
15 14 (21.54%) Data Centre
15 14 (21.54%) WAP
15 14 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
16 13 (20.00%) Hyper-V
17 12 (18.46%) SCCM
18 11 (16.92%) WSUS
18 11 (16.92%) Firewall

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 25 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 16 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.77%) Apache
4 6 (9.23%) IIS
5 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (15.38%) Office 365
4 6 (9.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (7.69%) IaaS
5 5 (7.69%) PaaS
5 5 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (64.62%) DNS
2 25 (38.46%) SAN
3 23 (35.38%) DHCP
4 17 (26.15%) NAS
5 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 11 (16.92%) DDNS
6 11 (16.92%) Firewall
6 11 (16.92%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (12.31%) WAN
8 5 (7.69%) VPN
9 4 (6.15%) BGP
9 4 (6.15%) ICMP
9 4 (6.15%) IPv4
9 4 (6.15%) IPv6
9 4 (6.15%) LAN
9 4 (6.15%) Multicast
9 4 (6.15%) OSPF
9 4 (6.15%) SSL
10 2 (3.08%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Support Engineer
2 10 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
3 9 (13.85%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (13.85%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Server Support
3 9 (13.85%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Technical Support
5 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Leader
6 5 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) WAP
2 9 (13.85%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Clustering
2 15 (23.08%) Public Cloud
3 14 (21.54%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.15%) PKI
6 3 (4.62%) iPad
7 2 (3.08%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 50 (76.92%) Windows
2 31 (47.69%) Windows Server
3 26 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.85%) Linux
7 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
8 7 (10.77%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.15%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.54%) Android
10 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.62%) ITIL
3 10 (15.38%) Analytics
4 9 (13.85%) Change Management
4 9 (13.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (13.85%) Data Analytics
4 9 (13.85%) IT Strategy
4 9 (13.85%) Kanban
4 9 (13.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (13.85%) Scrum
4 9 (13.85%) TDD
4 9 (13.85%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (13.85%) Validation
4 9 (13.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.23%) Service Management
5 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.15%) Network Architecture
6 4 (6.15%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 9 (13.85%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (10.77%) MCSE
5 6 (9.23%) MCITP
5 6 (9.23%) MCSA
6 4 (6.15%) CCIE
6 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (13.85%) Docker
3 9 (13.85%) UAG
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.08%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (3.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) SCCM
2 11 (16.92%) WSUS
3 9 (13.85%) Ansible
3 9 (13.85%) Grafana
3 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Clustering
3 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 9 (13.85%) Puppet
3 9 (13.85%) SCOM
3 9 (13.85%) Terraform
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 48 (73.85%) Microsoft
2 33 (50.77%) Citrix
3 31 (47.69%) VMware
4 11 (16.92%) SolarWinds
5 9 (13.85%) Splunk
6 4 (6.15%) Veeam
7 3 (4.62%) Cisco
8 2 (3.08%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (3.08%) Dell
8 2 (3.08%) HP
8 2 (3.08%) IBM
8 2 (3.08%) McAfee
9 1 (1.54%) NetApp
9 1 (1.54%) Progress