Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 15 30
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 54 46 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 11.34% 10.29% 5.27%
As % of the System Software category 61.36% 70.77% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 44 42 31
Solihull median annual salary £29,500 £32,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.53% +34.38% -30.43%
10th Percentile £21,075 £21,275 £20,500
90th Percentile £43,600 £45,000 £33,750
West Midlands median annual salary £33,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -3.08% -

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 Solihull with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Solihull
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 88 65 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 18.49% 14.54% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 71 47 42
Solihull median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% -23.33%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,400 £20,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,900 £48,400
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Solihull

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Solihull

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Solihull over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 48 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 44 (81.48%) Windows
3 36 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 33 (61.11%) VMware
5 30 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (55.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 29 (53.70%) Hyper-V
7 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
8 26 (48.15%) NetApp
9 25 (46.30%) Firewall
9 25 (46.30%) Office 365
10 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Office
11 22 (40.74%) Dell
11 22 (40.74%) Citrix
11 22 (40.74%) Management Information System
11 22 (40.74%) EqualLogic
12 20 (37.04%) ITIL
13 18 (33.33%) Problem Management
14 14 (25.93%) Change Management
14 14 (25.93%) Process Improvement
15 13 (24.07%) Line Management
16 11 (20.37%) SCCM
17 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
17 10 (18.52%) DNS
17 10 (18.52%) SLA
18 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
18 9 (16.67%) WSUS
19 8 (14.81%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 36 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (46.30%) Office 365
2 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (46.30%) Firewall
2 10 (18.52%) DNS
3 7 (12.96%) DHCP
4 4 (7.41%) SAN
5 2 (3.70%) Network Security
5 2 (3.70%) Skype
5 2 (3.70%) SSL
5 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) French Language
2 2 (3.70%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Analyst
1 23 (42.59%) Support Analyst
2 19 (35.19%) Server Support
3 17 (31.48%) Active Directory Support
3 17 (31.48%) Exchange Support
4 15 (27.78%) Server Analyst
4 15 (27.78%) Server Support Analyst
5 13 (24.07%) Active Directory Analyst
5 13 (24.07%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 13 (24.07%) Server Engineer
5 13 (24.07%) Support Engineer
5 13 (24.07%) Windows Support Analyst
6 9 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (16.67%) Desktop Support
6 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
6 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 9 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
7 8 (14.81%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) LDAP
2 1 (1.85%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 30 (55.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 22 (40.74%) Management Information System
3 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.26%) Windows 10
5 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.70%) Android
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) ITIL
2 18 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 14 (25.93%) Change Management
3 14 (25.93%) Process Improvement
4 13 (24.07%) Line Management
5 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 6 (11.11%) Migration
5 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (9.26%) Patch Management
6 5 (9.26%) Service Management
6 5 (9.26%) Software Distribution
6 5 (9.26%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.41%) DNA
7 4 (7.41%) People Management
7 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery Management
8 2 (3.70%) Conflict Management
8 2 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.96%) MCSE
3 6 (11.11%) MCSA
4 5 (9.26%) MCITP
5 4 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.70%) VCP6
7 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.85%) MCTS
7 1 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (53.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) SCCM
2 9 (16.67%) WSUS
3 7 (12.96%) SCOM
4 1 (1.85%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 48 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 33 (61.11%) VMware
3 26 (48.15%) NetApp
4 22 (40.74%) Citrix
4 22 (40.74%) Dell
4 22 (40.74%) EqualLogic
5 8 (14.81%) Cisco
6 4 (7.41%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (3.70%) Apple
7 2 (3.70%) Remedy
8 1 (1.85%) Barracuda Networks