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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Hertfordshire / St Albans
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 35 40
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 7.14% 5.13% 8.70%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 66.67% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 18
Median salary £25,000 £70,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -64.28% +154.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,900
% change year-on-year - -4.12%  

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 St Albans with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10 9 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 7.14% 7.69% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 20
Median salary £25,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.44% +38.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
5 3 (30.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) XenApp
5 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Dell
5 3 (30.00%) Apple
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
7 1 (10.00%) Avaya
7 1 (10.00%) Marketing

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 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Network Support
6 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
2 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Apple
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya