Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 31 32
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 63 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 8.94% 5.93% 6.43%
As % of the System Software category 48.46% 58.65% 48.70%
Number of salaries quoted 59 52 77
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,950 £25,525 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £57,700
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 130 104 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 18.44% 10.11% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 124 89 127
Slough median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,150 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -5.88%

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 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 58 (92.06%) Windows
2 38 (60.32%) VMware
3 37 (58.73%) Linux
4 35 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 35 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 34 (53.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (52.38%) Windows Server
7 30 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (47.62%) SQL Server
7 30 (47.62%) Firewall
8 28 (44.44%) DNS
9 26 (41.27%) Hyper-V
10 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (36.51%) SQL
12 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
13 21 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (33.33%) DHCP
13 21 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (31.75%) Back Office
15 19 (30.16%) Cisco
16 18 (28.57%) Office 365
16 18 (28.57%) WSUS
17 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
18 16 (25.40%) vSphere
18 16 (25.40%) Mentoring
18 16 (25.40%) VPN
18 16 (25.40%) Citrix
19 15 (23.81%) CCNA
19 15 (23.81%) WAN

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 35 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 14 (22.22%) Apache
2 14 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.94%) IIS
6 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.59%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.59%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.57%) Office 365
2 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (47.62%) Firewall
2 28 (44.44%) DNS
3 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
4 21 (33.33%) DHCP
5 16 (25.40%) VPN
6 15 (23.81%) LAN
6 15 (23.81%) WAN
7 14 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
7 14 (22.22%) MPLS
7 14 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
7 14 (22.22%) VLAN
8 10 (15.87%) Network Security
9 7 (11.11%) SAN
9 7 (11.11%) VoIP
10 6 (9.52%) NAS
10 6 (9.52%) SMTP
10 6 (9.52%) SNMP
11 2 (3.17%) Internet
11 2 (3.17%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 21 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (22.22%) MySQL
3 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.17%) DB2
5 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) WinDbg
2 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (31.75%) Back Office
2 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 15 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 13 (20.63%) Electronics
3 13 (20.63%) Marketing
3 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Analyst
2 23 (36.51%) Linux Support
2 23 (36.51%) Support Analyst
3 15 (23.81%) Administrator
3 15 (23.81%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (23.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 15 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (22.22%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 14 (22.22%) Senior Linux Support
4 14 (22.22%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 14 (22.22%) Senior Support Analyst
4 14 (22.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 14 (22.22%) Systems Support Analyst
5 11 (17.46%) Infrastructure Support
5 11 (17.46%) IT Support
6 10 (15.87%) DevOps Administrator
6 10 (15.87%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 10 (15.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 10 (15.87%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) Web Services
2 4 (6.35%) Middleware
3 3 (4.76%) WCF
4 2 (3.17%) .NET
4 2 (3.17%) WSDL
4 2 (3.17%) XML
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) BAPI
5 1 (1.59%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Driving Licence
1 4 (6.35%) iPad
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.17%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (92.06%) Windows
2 37 (58.73%) Linux
3 34 (53.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (52.38%) Windows Server
5 30 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.17%) CentOS
7 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Mentoring
2 14 (22.22%) DevOps
3 13 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (20.63%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (20.63%) Programme Management
4 10 (15.87%) High Availability
5 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.94%) ITIL
7 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.35%) Migration
7 4 (6.35%) Server Building
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (4.76%) Presales
8 3 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.17%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (3.17%) Converged Infrastructure
9 2 (3.17%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (3.17%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) SQL
2 13 (20.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.52%) VBScript
4 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.76%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) Java
6 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.17%) Perl
6 2 (3.17%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.81%) CCNA
3 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (14.29%) MCSE
5 6 (9.52%) CCNP
5 6 (9.52%) CCVP
6 5 (7.94%) CCSP
7 3 (4.76%) Degree
8 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (3.17%) MCP
8 2 (3.17%) MCSA
8 2 (3.17%) VCDX
9 1 (1.59%) CISSP
9 1 (1.59%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (1.59%) MCTS
9 1 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.59%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.17%) QA
3 2 (3.17%) SLA
4 1 (1.59%) GPG13
4 1 (1.59%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (41.27%) Hyper-V
2 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (25.40%) vSphere
4 15 (23.81%) XenApp
5 14 (22.22%) KVM
5 14 (22.22%) Terminal Services
5 14 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
5 14 (22.22%) XenServer
6 6 (9.52%) ISA Server
6 6 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (6.35%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (3.17%) Docker
8 2 (3.17%) vCloud
8 2 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (28.57%) WSUS
2 14 (22.22%) ZABBIX
3 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.76%) Puppet
4 3 (4.76%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.17%) Ansible
5 2 (3.17%) SCOM
5 2 (3.17%) vRealize
6 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (60.32%) VMware
2 35 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 19 (30.16%) Cisco
4 16 (25.40%) Citrix
5 15 (23.81%) SAP
6 14 (22.22%) F5
6 14 (22.22%) McAfee
7 8 (12.70%) Dell
8 7 (11.11%) HP
9 2 (3.17%) Cognos
9 2 (3.17%) IBM
9 2 (3.17%) Nimsoft
9 2 (3.17%) Nintex
9 2 (3.17%) Oracle
9 2 (3.17%) Paxata
9 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.17%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.17%) Splunk
9 2 (3.17%) Tableau
10 1 (1.59%) Symantec
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