Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 53 56
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 22 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 5.35% 2.86% 3.72%
As % of the System Software category 41.51% 90.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 7
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 £28,000 £25,000 £27,600
90th Percentile £42,500 £31,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £31,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.24% -2.31% -7.14%

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 53 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 12.90% 3.17% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 50 6 11
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £25,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +110.00% -44.44% +57.89%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £51,250 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -3.61% +3.75%

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 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 17 (77.27%) Office 365
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
3 15 (68.18%) VMware
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
6 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
7 7 (31.82%) Firewall
7 7 (31.82%) Internet
7 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (31.82%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (27.27%) Skype
8 6 (27.27%) DFS Replication
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
8 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
8 6 (27.27%) VPN
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) Remedy
8 6 (27.27%) VLAN
9 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL
10 4 (18.18%) DNS
10 4 (18.18%) Citrix
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office

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 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
4 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (77.27%) Office 365
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (31.82%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
1 7 (31.82%) Internet
2 6 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (27.27%) Skype
2 6 (27.27%) VLAN
2 6 (27.27%) VPN
3 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
4 4 (18.18%) DNS
5 3 (13.64%) DHCP
6 1 (4.55%) ADSL
6 1 (4.55%) FTP
6 1 (4.55%) HTTP
6 1 (4.55%) IMAP
6 1 (4.55%) LAN
6 1 (4.55%) POP3
6 1 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (4.55%) SMTP
6 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 2 (9.09%) Private Cloud
1 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
1 16 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Coaching
2 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (9.09%) DevOps
2 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (9.09%) Runbook
2 2 (9.09%) Tech Ops
3 1 (4.55%) Decision-Making
3 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
3 6 (27.27%) DFS Replication
4 3 (13.64%) XenApp
5 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Remedy
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Sage
5 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.55%) Sonus
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam