Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 18 35
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 64 61 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 12.36% 8.73% 5.74%
As % of the System Software category 68.09% 48.41% 58.10%
Number of salaries quoted 60 57 52
Slough median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +16.13% -7.74%
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,550 £25,500
90th Percentile £57,625 £65,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -

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 94 126 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 18.15% 18.03% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 79 120 91
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,850 £33,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,750 £71,250 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +11.80%

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 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 Slough region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 58 (90.63%) Windows
2 44 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 38 (59.38%) Windows Server
4 27 (42.19%) Windows 10
5 25 (39.06%) VMware
5 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (35.94%) Windows 7
7 20 (31.25%) Citrix
7 20 (31.25%) Office 365
8 18 (28.13%) Windows 8
9 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (23.44%) Firewall
10 15 (23.44%) TCP/IP
10 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Office
11 14 (21.88%) ITIL
11 14 (21.88%) MS Exchange
11 14 (21.88%) DNS
12 13 (20.31%) XenApp
13 12 (18.75%) XenDesktop
13 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (18.75%) LAN
13 12 (18.75%) WAN
13 12 (18.75%) DHCP
13 12 (18.75%) Linux
13 12 (18.75%) Remedy
13 12 (18.75%) Incident Management
14 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
14 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
15 10 (15.63%) Apple

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 14 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.25%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) Firewall
1 15 (23.44%) TCP/IP
2 14 (21.88%) DNS
3 12 (18.75%) DHCP
3 12 (18.75%) LAN
3 12 (18.75%) WAN
4 10 (15.63%) SAN
5 8 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (7.81%) VLAN
7 4 (6.25%) VPN
8 3 (4.69%) BGP
8 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.69%) H.323
8 3 (4.69%) Internet
8 3 (4.69%) Intranet
8 3 (4.69%) NAS
8 3 (4.69%) OSPF
8 3 (4.69%) Telepresence
9 1 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.81%) Back Office
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) IT Support
3 8 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) IT Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) IT Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Systems Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Systems Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) .NET
1 3 (4.69%) 802.1X
1 3 (4.69%) WCF
1 3 (4.69%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (7.81%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.69%) Clustering
4 3 (4.69%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (90.63%) Windows
2 38 (59.38%) Windows Server
3 27 (42.19%) Windows 10
4 23 (35.94%) Windows 7
5 18 (28.13%) Windows 8
6 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (18.75%) Linux
7 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) ITIL
2 12 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 7 (10.94%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (7.81%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (6.25%) SIEM
6 3 (4.69%) Commercial Awareness
6 3 (4.69%) Decision-Making
6 3 (4.69%) High Availability
6 3 (4.69%) Information Security
6 3 (4.69%) Network Design
6 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.69%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (4.69%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (4.69%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.69%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (4.69%) SDLC
6 3 (4.69%) Security Management
6 3 (4.69%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (4.69%) Six Sigma
6 3 (4.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.13%) Java
3 2 (3.13%) PHP
3 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (7.81%) DBS Check
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.25%) CISSP
4 3 (4.69%) APMP
4 3 (4.69%) CCNP
4 3 (4.69%) CEH
4 3 (4.69%) CISA
4 3 (4.69%) SSCP
5 1 (1.56%) CCNA
5 1 (1.56%) MCITP
5 1 (1.56%) MCP
5 1 (1.56%) MCTS
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.56%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (20.31%) XenApp
3 12 (18.75%) XenDesktop
4 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.81%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.25%) vSphere
7 3 (4.69%) Terminal Server
8 2 (3.13%) vCloud
9 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) SCCM
2 5 (7.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (7.81%) vCenter Server
3 3 (4.69%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (4.69%) OSSEC
4 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.56%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 44 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 25 (39.06%) VMware
3 20 (31.25%) Citrix
4 12 (18.75%) Remedy
5 10 (15.63%) Apple
6 9 (14.06%) Cisco
6 9 (14.06%) Symantec
7 8 (12.50%) Forcepoint
7 8 (12.50%) Polycom
8 7 (10.94%) Dell
8 7 (10.94%) EqualLogic
9 3 (4.69%) AlienVault
9 3 (4.69%) Canon
9 3 (4.69%) MobileIron
9 3 (4.69%) Qualys
9 3 (4.69%) Sophos
9 3 (4.69%) Veritas
10 2 (3.13%) Veeam
11 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds