Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 14 25
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 44 85 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 6.82% 11.35% 7.65%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 59.03% 60.48%
Number of salaries quoted 40 76 89
Slough median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +18.75% -17.95%
10th Percentile £25,575 £25,625 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,125 £73,750 £70,250
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% +7.38%

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 88 144 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 13.64% 19.23% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82 126 143
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +1.69%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,875 £23,150
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £72,250
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +20.00%

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 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Slough

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 40 (90.91%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (43.18%) VMware
5 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 16 (36.36%) Linux
7 15 (34.09%) Office 365
8 11 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
10 9 (20.45%) Windows XP
10 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (18.18%) vSphere
11 8 (18.18%) DNS
12 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
12 7 (15.91%) Firewall
12 7 (15.91%) Citrix
12 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (15.91%) Cisco
12 7 (15.91%) MPLS
12 7 (15.91%) DHCP
12 7 (15.91%) LAN
12 7 (15.91%) WAN
12 7 (15.91%) Creative Thinking
12 7 (15.91%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (13.64%) SQL

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 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.09%) Office 365
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) DNS
2 7 (15.91%) DHCP
2 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) LAN
2 7 (15.91%) MPLS
2 7 (15.91%) WAN
3 5 (11.36%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (11.36%) VLAN
3 5 (11.36%) VPN
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.55%) Internet
5 2 (4.55%) Intranet
5 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.55%) Network Security
5 2 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.27%) Skype
6 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.36%) MySQL
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
General
1 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Back Office
3 4 (9.09%) Electronics
3 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Support Analyst
3 12 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (27.27%) IT Support
3 12 (27.27%) Linux Support
4 11 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 8 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Exchange Support
5 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 8 (18.18%) IT Analyst
5 8 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Windows Support Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Administrator
6 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (11.36%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (90.91%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (36.36%) Linux
6 9 (20.45%) Windows XP
7 7 (15.91%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
8 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
8 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
10 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Creative Thinking
2 6 (13.64%) ITIL
3 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (9.09%) DevOps
3 4 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.09%) Migration
3 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (6.82%) Presales
4 3 (6.82%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (4.55%) Change Management
5 2 (4.55%) CRM
5 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.55%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (4.55%) Process Management
5 2 (4.55%) Service Management
5 2 (4.55%) System Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) CCNA
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.82%) MCSA
3 3 (6.82%) MCSE
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCP
5 1 (2.27%) MCTS
5 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (18.18%) vSphere
3 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.36%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (9.09%) KVM
5 4 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 4 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (9.09%) XenApp
5 4 (9.09%) XenServer
6 1 (2.27%) Firmware
6 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) WSUS
1 4 (9.09%) ZABBIX
2 3 (6.82%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.27%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) VMware
2 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.91%) Cisco
3 7 (15.91%) Citrix
4 4 (9.09%) F5
4 4 (9.09%) McAfee
4 4 (9.09%) SAP
5 3 (6.82%) Dell
5 3 (6.82%) HP
6 2 (4.55%) Avaya
6 2 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (2.27%) Apple
7 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds