Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 52 49
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 27 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 7.46% 4.46% 4.21%
As % of the System Software category 49.09% 100.00% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 14
St Albans median annual salary £35,000 £25,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -64.29% +154.55%
10th Percentile £29,700 £25,000 £40,400
90th Percentile £61,000 £37,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 55 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 15.19% 4.46% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 45 7 17
St Albans median annual salary £55,000 £25,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +120.00% -64.29% +145.61%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £30,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £37,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (74.07%) Firewall
2 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 15 (55.56%) Office 365
4 14 (51.85%) VMware
5 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
7 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (37.04%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
7 10 (37.04%) VLAN
7 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
8 9 (33.33%) VPN
8 9 (33.33%) Skype
8 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (33.33%) Skype for Business
9 8 (29.63%) DFS Replication
9 8 (29.63%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (29.63%) SQL
9 8 (29.63%) Internet
9 8 (29.63%) Remedy
10 6 (22.22%) Time Management
11 5 (18.52%) Linux
12 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
12 4 (14.81%) DNS
12 4 (14.81%) Citrix

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 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
2 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
3 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Office 365
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (29.63%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) Firewall
2 10 (37.04%) Remote Desktop
2 10 (37.04%) VLAN
3 9 (33.33%) Skype
3 9 (33.33%) VPN
4 8 (29.63%) Internet
5 4 (14.81%) DNS
5 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security
6 3 (11.11%) DHCP
6 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Implementation Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Security Manager
5 3 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 3 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Time Management
2 4 (14.81%) Change Control
2 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.81%) Due Diligence
2 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.81%) Information Security
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
2 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
2 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
2 4 (14.81%) Security Management
2 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
2 4 (14.81%) SIEM
2 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (14.81%) Threat Detection
2 4 (14.81%) Validation
2 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) MCSE
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
3 8 (29.63%) DFS Replication
4 4 (14.81%) XenApp
5 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Remedy
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Veeam
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Draytek
6 1 (3.70%) Symantec
6 1 (3.70%) Ubiquiti
6 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard