Period
to 14 December 2018

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

Microsoft Active Directory
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 45 59
Rank change year-on-year +11 +14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 22 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 7.21% 5.46% 2.22%
As % of the System Software category 47.83% 50.00% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 10
St Albans median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -46.43% +133.33%
10th Percentile £25,700 £26,250 £57,200
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,750
% change year-on-year +2.19% -1.44% +2.21%

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 St Albans with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
St Albans
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 46 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 15.08% 10.92% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 10
St Albans median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -42.86% +115.38%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,125 £40,325
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +12.50%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in St Albans

Active Directory
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in St Albans

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in St Albans over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in St Albans

For the 6 months to 14 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) Office 365
4 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 9 (40.91%) Skype
7 8 (36.36%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (36.36%) VMware
7 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
8 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
9 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 6 (27.27%) Time Management
10 5 (22.73%) VLAN
10 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (22.73%) VPN
11 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
11 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
11 4 (18.18%) LAN
11 4 (18.18%) WAN
11 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
11 4 (18.18%) Validation
11 4 (18.18%) Security Management
11 4 (18.18%) Information Security
11 4 (18.18%) Network Security
11 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
11 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) OneDrive
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) Skype
3 8 (36.36%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (22.73%) VLAN
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (18.18%) LAN
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) DNS
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (13.64%) French Language
1 3 (13.64%) Greek Language
1 3 (13.64%) Italian Language
1 3 (13.64%) Portuguese Language
1 3 (13.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Office 365 Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 3 (13.64%) iPad
4 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Time Management
2 4 (18.18%) Change Control
2 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) Due Diligence
2 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 4 (18.18%) Information Security
2 4 (18.18%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
2 4 (18.18%) Security Management
2 4 (18.18%) Security Operations
2 4 (18.18%) SIEM
2 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (18.18%) Threat Detection
2 4 (18.18%) Validation
2 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (13.64%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) DFS Replication
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Draytek
4 2 (9.09%) Remedy
4 2 (9.09%) Ubiquiti
4 2 (9.09%) Veeam
4 2 (9.09%) WatchGuard