Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 16 36
Rank change year-on-year -19 +20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 31 71 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 6.20% 11.22% 5.67%
As % of the System Software category 62.00% 57.72% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 63 56
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - +7.53%
10th Percentile £29,050 £28,069 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -

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 Slough with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 50 123 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 10.00% 19.43% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 112 113
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £29,475 £30,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £79,500 £78,450
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Slough

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Slough

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Slough over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Slough region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Windows Server
3 17 (54.84%) Office 365
4 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 15 (48.39%) VMware
5 14 (45.16%) Windows 10
6 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
6 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
7 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
7 10 (32.26%) SCCM
7 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (29.03%) LAN
8 9 (29.03%) Citrix
8 9 (29.03%) WAN
8 9 (29.03%) ITIL
8 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
9 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
9 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
10 7 (22.58%) Linux
10 7 (22.58%) SQL
10 7 (22.58%) Firewall
11 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (19.35%) DNS
11 6 (19.35%) DHCP
11 6 (19.35%) Symantec
12 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (16.13%) XenApp
12 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (54.84%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) LAN
1 9 (29.03%) WAN
2 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) DHCP
4 6 (19.35%) DNS
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (12.90%) SAN
5 4 (12.90%) VPN
6 3 (9.68%) VLAN
7 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (6.45%) Wireless
8 1 (3.23%) BGP
8 1 (3.23%) FTP
8 1 (3.23%) H.323
8 1 (3.23%) Internet
8 1 (3.23%) Intranet
8 1 (3.23%) MPLS
8 1 (3.23%) OSPF
8 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Back Office
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) IT Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) IT Support
3 5 (16.13%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Information Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Windows Server
3 14 (45.16%) Windows 10
4 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
5 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
8 7 (22.58%) Linux
9 1 (3.23%) Debian
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (9.68%) Information Security
2 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (9.68%) Security Management
2 3 (9.68%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (9.68%) SIEM
3 2 (6.45%) CRM
3 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (6.45%) ERP
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
3 2 (6.45%) Release Management
3 2 (6.45%) Security Operations
3 2 (6.45%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (6.45%) Service Management
3 2 (6.45%) Web Development
4 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) PHP
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) CISSP
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (9.68%) CEH
2 3 (9.68%) CISA
2 3 (9.68%) SSCP
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) MCTS
4 1 (3.23%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.13%) SLA
3 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.13%) XenApp
3 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.45%) vCloud
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
6 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) vCenter Server
3 2 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.23%) OSSEC
4 1 (3.23%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
1 15 (48.39%) VMware
2 9 (29.03%) Citrix
3 6 (19.35%) Symantec
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) Forcepoint
5 3 (9.68%) Apple
5 3 (9.68%) Dell
5 3 (9.68%) EqualLogic
5 3 (9.68%) Polycom
5 3 (9.68%) Qualys
5 3 (9.68%) Veeam
6 2 (6.45%) Canon
6 2 (6.45%) MobileIron
6 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.23%) 3Com
7 1 (3.23%) AlienVault
7 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.23%) Twitter
7 1 (3.23%) Zerto