Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 33 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 -18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 51 42 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 8.25% 6.62% 11.11%
As % of the System Software category 70.83% 49.41% 58.27%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 74
Slough median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.05% +11.76%
10th Percentile £25,925 £25,225 £25,575
90th Percentile £60,000 £49,375 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +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 72 85 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 11.65% 13.41% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 62 79 123
Slough median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £28,069
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

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 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 47 (92.16%) Windows
2 44 (86.27%) Microsoft
3 26 (50.98%) Citrix
3 26 (50.98%) Office 365
4 23 (45.10%) Windows Server
5 19 (37.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 18 (35.29%) Windows 7
6 18 (35.29%) ITIL
6 18 (35.29%) VMware
7 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Office
8 14 (27.45%) DNS
8 14 (27.45%) LAN
8 14 (27.45%) WAN
8 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
8 14 (27.45%) Incident Management
8 14 (27.45%) Windows 8
8 14 (27.45%) Windows 10
9 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (25.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (25.49%) SLA
9 13 (25.49%) Remedy
10 12 (23.53%) Linux
10 12 (23.53%) Firewall
10 12 (23.53%) XenApp
11 11 (21.57%) XenDesktop
11 11 (21.57%) IIS
11 11 (21.57%) Apache
12 9 (17.65%) SQL
12 9 (17.65%) T-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 11 (21.57%) Apache
1 11 (21.57%) IIS
2 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (50.98%) Office 365
2 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) DNS
1 14 (27.45%) LAN
1 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
1 14 (27.45%) WAN
2 12 (23.53%) Firewall
3 6 (11.76%) DHCP
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (5.88%) VPN
5 2 (3.92%) VLAN
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
6 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 7 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.80%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (7.84%) IT Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) IT Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
8 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Hybrid Cloud
1 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (92.16%) Windows
2 23 (45.10%) Windows Server
3 18 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 14 (27.45%) Windows 10
4 14 (27.45%) Windows 8
5 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (23.53%) Linux
7 8 (15.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (35.29%) ITIL
3 14 (27.45%) Incident Management
4 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
4 8 (15.69%) DevOps
4 8 (15.69%) Information Security
5 3 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) Commercial Awareness
6 1 (1.96%) Decision-Making
6 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.96%) High Availability
6 1 (1.96%) Network Design
6 1 (1.96%) Network Management
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.96%) SDLC
6 1 (1.96%) Six Sigma
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
1 9 (17.65%) T-SQL
2 8 (15.69%) Bash Shell
2 8 (15.69%) PHP
2 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
2 8 (15.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (7.84%) CCNA
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.84%) MCSE
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) APMP
3 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.49%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (23.53%) XenApp
3 11 (21.57%) XenDesktop
4 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Terraform
2 2 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (86.27%) Microsoft
2 26 (50.98%) Citrix
3 18 (35.29%) VMware
4 13 (25.49%) Remedy
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco
5 4 (7.84%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.88%) Apple
7 2 (3.92%) Symantec
8 1 (1.96%) HP