Active Directory Jobs in the South East

Microsoft Active Directory
England > South East

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East requiring Active Directory skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Active Directory over the 6 months leading up to 23 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 29 26 61
Rank change year-on-year -3 +35 -18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1,205 987 1,103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.46% 7.44% 5.17%
As % of the System Software category 49.65% 44.84% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,002 838 944
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,925 £25,000
25th Percentile £27,813 £27,500 £27,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,000 £35,000 £37,250
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.04% -6.88%
75th Percentile £52,500 £52,125 £48,750
90th Percentile £59,000 £62,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -5.88%

All System Software Skills
South East

Active Directory falls under the System Software category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring system software skills in the South East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,427 2,201 3,607
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 13.02% 16.58% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,888 1,558 2,331
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £48,925 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.91% -2.15% -4.76%
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -1.79%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in the South East

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Active Directory in the South East.

Salary trend for Active Directory in the South East

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Active Directory in the South East over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in the South East

Active Directory
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 June 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Thames Valley -1 451 £40,000 +23.08% 48
Hampshire -2 291 £37,500 +14.68% 40
Berkshire +26 245 £49,213 +49.13% 22
Surrey +16 153 £41,500 +18.57% 16
Kent -8 132 £35,000 -12.50% 30
Oxfordshire +3 116 £40,000 +23.08% 13
East Sussex +21 96 £30,000 -45.45% 12
Buckinghamshire -35 90 £38,000 +16.92% 13
West Sussex +21 55 £35,000 -17.65% 11
Middlesex - 31 £32,500 -
Sussex - 7 £35,000 - 2
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 298 (24.73%) Microsoft Exchange
2 205 (17.01%) SharePoint
3 38 (3.15%) IIS
4 11 (0.91%) OpenStack
5 10 (0.83%) WordPress
6 6 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.25%) CMS
8 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 208 (17.26%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.25%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.17%) assyst
2 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 729 (60.50%) Microsoft 365
2 617 (51.20%) Azure
3 330 (27.39%) Entra ID
4 131 (10.87%) OneDrive
5 54 (4.48%) AWS
6 49 (4.07%) IaaS
7 35 (2.90%) SaaS
8 30 (2.49%) Azure Monitor
8 30 (2.49%) Power Platform
9 27 (2.24%) Azure Storage
10 22 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
11 21 (1.74%) Nutanix
11 21 (1.74%) Power Automate
12 18 (1.49%) PaaS
13 16 (1.33%) Mimecast
14 15 (1.24%) Azure DevOps
14 15 (1.24%) Google Workspace
15 13 (1.08%) OCI
15 13 (1.08%) PowerApps
16 12 (1.00%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 341 (28.30%) Firewall
2 299 (24.81%) DNS
3 193 (16.02%) DHCP
4 110 (9.13%) VPN
5 104 (8.63%) TCP/IP
6 85 (7.05%) Broadband
6 85 (7.05%) VoIP
7 83 (6.89%) WAN
8 80 (6.64%) Wireless
9 77 (6.39%) 5G
10 75 (6.22%) LAN
11 64 (5.31%) SAN
12 59 (4.90%) Wi-Fi
13 46 (3.82%) VLAN
14 37 (3.07%) NAS
15 36 (2.99%) Network Security
16 23 (1.91%) Remote Desktop
17 19 (1.58%) Internet
17 19 (1.58%) SD-WAN
17 19 (1.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (5.89%) SQL Server
2 38 (3.15%) Amazon RDS
3 30 (2.49%) Power BI
4 15 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
5 12 (1.00%) MySQL
6 7 (0.58%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (0.50%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.41%) InfluxDB
8 5 (0.41%) MariaDB
8 5 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.083%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (1.83%) Git
2 19 (1.58%) Jenkins
3 14 (1.16%) MSI
4 12 (1.00%) JIRA
5 10 (0.83%) Trac
6 8 (0.66%) AdminStudio
6 8 (0.66%) InstallShield
7 6 (0.50%) GitLab
7 6 (0.50%) Robot Framework
7 6 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (0.33%) Hudson
9 3 (0.25%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 362 (30.04%) Social Skills
2 150 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (8.22%) Finance
4 82 (6.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 63 (5.23%) Organisational Skills
6 41 (3.40%) Telecoms
7 38 (3.15%) Documentation Skills
8 34 (2.82%) Legal
9 32 (2.66%) Manufacturing
10 29 (2.41%) Law
11 16 (1.33%) Retail
12 14 (1.16%) Games
13 13 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (1.00%) Marketing
15 11 (0.91%) Back Office
15 11 (0.91%) Presentation Skills
16 10 (0.83%) Advertising
17 9 (0.75%) Digital Economy
18 5 (0.41%) Banking
19 4 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 211 (17.51%) Support Engineer
2 204 (16.93%) IT Support
3 175 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 173 (14.36%) Analyst
5 161 (13.36%) IT Engineer
6 132 (10.95%) Senior
7 119 (9.88%) IT Support Engineer
8 95 (7.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 85 (7.05%) 1st Line Support
10 82 (6.80%) 3rd Line Support
11 76 (6.31%) Lead
12 74 (6.14%) IT Technician
13 73 (6.06%) Support Analyst
14 67 (5.56%) IT Analyst
14 67 (5.56%) Linux Specialist
14 67 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
15 58 (4.81%) Systems Engineer
16 56 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support
17 55 (4.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 54 (4.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.58%) ARM Templates
2 11 (0.91%) .NET
2 11 (0.91%) LDAP
3 6 (0.50%) CSS
3 6 (0.50%) HTML
3 6 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (0.50%) SailPoint
4 4 (0.33%) Keycloak
4 4 (0.33%) LAMP
5 3 (0.25%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.25%) Azure Blueprints
5 3 (0.25%) FIDO
5 3 (0.25%) jQuery
5 3 (0.25%) OAuth
5 3 (0.25%) OpenID
5 3 (0.25%) React
5 3 (0.25%) SAML
5 3 (0.25%) WebAuthn
6 1 (0.083%) JSON
6 1 (0.083%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 69 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
2 67 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 67 (5.56%) Social Media
3 60 (4.98%) Data Centre
4 57 (4.73%) PKI
5 38 (3.15%) Onboarding
6 30 (2.49%) Management Information System
7 28 (2.32%) Replication
8 24 (1.99%) Clustering
9 20 (1.66%) IoT
10 19 (1.58%) Smartphone
11 14 (1.16%) NHS
11 14 (1.16%) Public Cloud
12 13 (1.08%) CMDB
13 11 (0.91%) BYOD
14 9 (0.75%) Private Cloud
15 8 (0.66%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.66%) Shadow IT
16 7 (0.58%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 903 (74.94%) Windows
2 486 (40.33%) Windows Server
3 307 (25.48%) Windows 10
4 191 (15.85%) Linux
5 126 (10.46%) Windows Server 2016
6 116 (9.63%) Windows Server 2019
7 93 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 80 (6.64%) Windows 7
9 73 (6.06%) Ubuntu
10 51 (4.23%) Apple iOS
11 48 (3.98%) Windows 8
12 35 (2.90%) Android
13 32 (2.66%) Mac OS
14 17 (1.41%) Windows XP
15 15 (1.24%) VMS
16 11 (0.91%) Windows NT
17 9 (0.75%) CentOS
17 9 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
18 7 (0.58%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (24.65%) ITIL
2 276 (22.90%) Problem-Solving
3 252 (20.91%) Customer Service
4 206 (17.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 200 (16.60%) Cybersecurity
6 96 (7.97%) Service Management
7 85 (7.05%) DevOps
8 84 (6.97%) CRM
9 81 (6.72%) Project Management
10 75 (6.22%) Artificial Intelligence
11 72 (5.98%) IT Strategy
12 69 (5.73%) Service Delivery
13 68 (5.64%) Agile
14 67 (5.56%) Technology Strategy
15 63 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
16 62 (5.15%) Mentoring
17 60 (4.98%) Change Management
18 46 (3.82%) Decision-Making
18 46 (3.82%) Problem Management
18 46 (3.82%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 168 (13.94%) PowerShell
2 139 (11.54%) SQL
3 101 (8.38%) Bash
4 50 (4.15%) Python
5 47 (3.90%) VB
6 41 (3.40%) C#
7 26 (2.16%) VBScript
8 25 (2.07%) Perl
9 19 (1.58%) Bicep
10 14 (1.16%) ActionScript
11 8 (0.66%) JavaScript
11 8 (0.66%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.41%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.41%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 186 (15.44%) Security Cleared
2 174 (14.44%) Degree
3 112 (9.29%) SC Cleared
4 105 (8.71%) DV Cleared
5 89 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 55 (4.56%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (3.82%) MCP
8 38 (3.15%) CCNA
9 37 (3.07%) A+ Certification
10 27 (2.24%) CCNP
11 25 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 22 (1.83%) DBS Check
12 22 (1.83%) MCSE
13 17 (1.41%) HNC
13 17 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (1.16%) Azure Certification
14 14 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
15 12 (1.00%) MCSA
16 11 (0.91%) AWS Certification
16 11 (0.91%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (11.45%) SLA
2 32 (2.66%) Cyber Essentials
3 28 (2.32%) GDPR
4 20 (1.66%) Data Quality
5 19 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.50%) QA
7 5 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 4 (0.33%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.33%) NIST
9 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.083%) GRC
11 1 (0.083%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.083%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.083%) NCSC
System Software
1 269 (22.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 242 (20.08%) Hyper-V
3 68 (5.64%) Virtual Machines
4 61 (5.06%) XenApp
5 53 (4.40%) vSphere
6 51 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
7 46 (3.82%) Virtual Desktop
8 41 (3.40%) XenDesktop
9 38 (3.15%) VirtualBox
10 27 (2.24%) Docker
11 26 (2.16%) Firmware
12 14 (1.16%) OpenSSH
13 11 (0.91%) NFS
14 10 (0.83%) pfSense
15 9 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
16 8 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
17 7 (0.58%) Citrix Hypervisor
18 6 (0.50%) VMware Server
19 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 4 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 230 (19.09%) Microsoft Intune
2 141 (11.70%) SCCM
3 88 (7.30%) WSUS
4 68 (5.64%) Jamf Pro
5 55 (4.56%) SCOM
6 48 (3.98%) vCenter Server
7 37 (3.07%) Kubernetes
8 36 (2.99%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 26 (2.16%) Ansible
10 20 (1.66%) EMC NetWorker
11 19 (1.58%) NetBackup
12 18 (1.49%) Terraform
13 17 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
14 16 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 16 (1.33%) SCDPM
15 15 (1.24%) IBM BigFix
16 14 (1.16%) FortiGate
16 14 (1.16%) PowerCLI
17 11 (0.91%) Grafana
17 11 (0.91%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 838 (69.54%) Microsoft
2 387 (32.12%) VMware
3 129 (10.71%) Citrix
4 103 (8.55%) Cisco
5 80 (6.64%) Veeam
6 67 (5.56%) CyberArk
6 67 (5.56%) Tanium
7 47 (3.90%) Apple
8 38 (3.15%) Juniper
9 35 (2.90%) Dell
10 31 (2.57%) Google
11 30 (2.49%) Palo Alto
11 30 (2.49%) ServiceNow
12 26 (2.16%) Fortinet
13 25 (2.07%) Oracle
14 24 (1.99%) Draytek
15 23 (1.91%) HP
16 20 (1.66%) Adobe
16 20 (1.66%) EMC
17 19 (1.58%) 3PAR