Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 25 21
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 500 492 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 10.95% 8.20% 9.74%
As % of the System Software category 63.86% 62.84% 56.86%
Number of salaries quoted 442 440 542
Surrey median annual salary £32,750 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.67% +17.19% -8.57%
10th Percentile £21,300 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £61,750 £62,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.26% -5.00%

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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 783 783 1,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.15% 13.06% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 654 685 896
Surrey median annual salary £40,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.29% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,964 £21,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Surrey

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Surrey

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Surrey

Active Directory
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -6 76 £26,000 -20.00% 13
Reigate +4 74 £55,000 +4.76% 9
Leatherhead +13 43 £25,000 -25.37% 2
Woking +41 33 £30,000 -7.69% 10
Egham +41 32 £40,001 +10.35% 1
Farnham +23 26 £34,000 +46.24% 3
Addlestone - 22 £41,000 - 1
Redhill +2 21 £24,000 -9.43% 2
Godalming -3 17 £22,000 -8.33%
Staines +6 15 £36,500 -45.93% 1
Weybridge -11 15 £30,000 +13.21%
Epsom +17 12 £28,750 +25.00% 1
Camberley -9 9 £35,500 -11.25% 2
Esher -3 4 £26,000 -1.89%
Dorking - 4 £46,250 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -3 2 £35,000 +4.48%
Caterham - 2 £50,000 - 1
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 426 (85.20%) Windows
2 329 (65.80%) Microsoft
3 264 (52.80%) Office 365
4 239 (47.80%) Windows Server
5 165 (33.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 161 (32.20%) Windows 10
7 144 (28.80%) VMware
8 132 (26.40%) ITIL
9 129 (25.80%) Microsoft Office
10 127 (25.40%) PowerShell
11 126 (25.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 122 (24.40%) Hyper-V
13 117 (23.40%) Firewall
14 115 (23.00%) Windows 7
15 109 (21.80%) Windows Server 2012
16 108 (21.60%) DNS
17 106 (21.20%) DHCP
18 99 (19.80%) MS Exchange
19 98 (19.60%) Microsoft Certification
20 94 (18.80%) Finance
21 90 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
22 85 (17.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 84 (16.80%) Cisco
24 83 (16.60%) SCCM
25 76 (15.20%) SQL
26 75 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
27 73 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
28 70 (14.00%) Citrix
29 69 (13.80%) DevOps
30 67 (13.40%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 99 (19.80%) MS Exchange
2 55 (11.00%) SharePoint
3 44 (8.80%) IIS
4 25 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (5.00%) Skype for Business
5 15 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.80%) Apache
9 4 (0.80%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.80%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.40%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.40%) Site Server
11 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.20%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 129 (25.80%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.80%) Acrobat
3 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.40%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (2.00%) assyst
2 5 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.20%) Line 50
4 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 264 (52.80%) Office 365
2 165 (33.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 28 (5.60%) PaaS
6 26 (5.20%) IaaS
7 19 (3.80%) Dynamics 365
8 16 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (3.00%) Mimecast
10 9 (1.80%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.60%) npm
12 3 (0.60%) SaaS
13 1 (0.20%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 117 (23.40%) Firewall
2 108 (21.60%) DNS
3 106 (21.20%) DHCP
4 54 (10.80%) TCP/IP
5 48 (9.60%) Skype
6 41 (8.20%) LAN
6 41 (8.20%) VoIP
7 40 (8.00%) WAN
8 39 (7.80%) Internet
8 39 (7.80%) VPN
9 38 (7.60%) Network Security
9 38 (7.60%) VLAN
10 28 (5.60%) SAN
11 26 (5.20%) Wireless
12 25 (5.00%) NAS
13 24 (4.80%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (3.40%) Remote Desktop
15 15 (3.00%) MPLS
16 13 (2.60%) Ethernet
17 10 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (3.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.60%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.60%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.00%) MariaDB
6 5 (1.00%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (0.80%) MySQL
7 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.60%) EDRMS
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.40%) MS Access
10 1 (0.20%) DB2
10 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 23 (4.60%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.40%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (2.80%) Chocolatey
4 14 (2.80%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (1.40%) JIRA
6 4 (0.80%) AutoIt
6 4 (0.80%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.60%) gulp
7 3 (0.60%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.20%) MSI
General
1 94 (18.80%) Finance
2 14 (2.80%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.20%) Retail
4 7 (1.40%) Electronics
5 6 (1.20%) French Language
5 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.20%) Marketing
5 6 (1.20%) Spanish Language
6 5 (1.00%) Banking
6 5 (1.00%) Italian Language
6 5 (1.00%) Law
7 2 (0.40%) Advertising
7 2 (0.40%) Back Office
7 2 (0.40%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.40%) German Language
7 2 (0.40%) Legal
7 2 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 159 (31.80%) Analyst
2 88 (17.60%) Support Engineer
3 84 (16.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 83 (16.60%) Service Analyst
5 82 (16.40%) Service Desk Analyst
6 75 (15.00%) IT Support
7 61 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
8 60 (12.00%) Support Analyst
9 46 (9.20%) IT Analyst
10 44 (8.80%) IT Engineer
11 41 (8.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 38 (7.60%) IT Support Analyst
13 34 (6.80%) Windows Engineer
14 32 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support
15 30 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 30 (6.00%) Help Desk Support
15 30 (6.00%) Server Engineer
16 25 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 25 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
16 25 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.40%) .NET
2 17 (3.40%) Web Services
3 14 (2.80%) JSON
3 14 (2.80%) X-Windows
4 10 (2.00%) LDAP
4 10 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (1.60%) REST
5 8 (1.60%) SOAP
6 7 (1.40%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.00%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (1.00%) HTML
7 5 (1.00%) WF
8 4 (0.80%) MAPI
8 4 (0.80%) OAuth
8 4 (0.80%) SAML
8 4 (0.80%) WCF
9 3 (0.60%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.60%) COM
9 3 (0.60%) CSS
9 3 (0.60%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.20%) Data Centre
2 54 (10.80%) PKI
3 35 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (6.80%) Management Information System
5 25 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 17 (3.40%) Driving Licence
7 14 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
9 12 (2.40%) Replication
10 11 (2.20%) Blackberry
11 10 (2.00%) CMDB
12 6 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (1.00%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.00%) User Experience
14 4 (0.80%) Cyber Defence
14 4 (0.80%) Handset
14 4 (0.80%) PDA
14 4 (0.80%) YubiKey
15 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 426 (85.20%) Windows
2 239 (47.80%) Windows Server
3 161 (32.20%) Windows 10
4 126 (25.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 115 (23.00%) Windows 7
6 109 (21.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (11.80%) Linux
8 39 (7.80%) Windows 8
9 11 (2.20%) Unix
10 10 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.80%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.60%) Android
13 7 (1.40%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.00%) VMS
14 5 (1.00%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.40%) CentOS
15 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (26.40%) ITIL
2 85 (17.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 75 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
4 73 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (13.80%) DevOps
6 52 (10.40%) Scrum
7 51 (10.20%) Migration
8 49 (9.80%) ITSM
9 39 (7.80%) Load Balancing
10 38 (7.60%) Configuration Management
11 33 (6.60%) ITIL V3
12 32 (6.40%) Systems Engineering
13 30 (6.00%) Service Management
14 23 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (4.40%) Change Control
15 22 (4.40%) Mentoring
16 19 (3.80%) Network Virtualisation
17 18 (3.60%) Computer Science
17 18 (3.60%) High Availability
18 16 (3.20%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (25.40%) PowerShell
2 76 (15.20%) SQL
3 20 (4.00%) C#
4 15 (3.00%) Perl
5 9 (1.80%) C
5 9 (1.80%) Python
6 7 (1.40%) VBA
7 5 (1.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.80%) PHP
8 4 (0.80%) Ruby
8 4 (0.80%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.60%) Java
10 2 (0.40%) C++
10 2 (0.40%) VB
10 2 (0.40%) VBScript
11 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 98 (19.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (12.40%) MCSE
3 38 (7.60%) MCSA
4 35 (7.00%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (6.60%) CCNA
6 30 (6.00%) Degree
7 26 (5.20%) Security Cleared
8 23 (4.60%) A+ Certification
8 23 (4.60%) SC Cleared
9 22 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (4.00%) MCP
11 10 (2.00%) LPIC
12 9 (1.80%) CISSP
12 9 (1.80%) MCITP
13 8 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (1.40%) CCA
15 6 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.20%) MCDST
15 6 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
15 6 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.60%) SLA
2 3 (0.60%) QA
3 2 (0.40%) ISO 22301
3 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.40%) PMO
4 1 (0.20%) GDPR
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 122 (24.40%) Hyper-V
2 90 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (6.80%) vSphere
4 21 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (3.00%) LXC
6 9 (1.80%) XenApp
6 9 (1.80%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.00%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.80%) Docker
8 4 (0.80%) Firmware
8 4 (0.80%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.80%) KVM
8 4 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.80%) Varnish
8 4 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.80%) XenServer
9 2 (0.40%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 83 (16.60%) SCCM
2 49 (9.80%) SCOM
3 18 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.60%) Ansible
4 13 (2.60%) WSUS
5 11 (2.20%) Puppet
6 7 (1.40%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.40%) EdgeSight
6 7 (1.40%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (1.20%) SCVMM
8 5 (1.00%) Graylog
8 5 (1.00%) Nagios
8 5 (1.00%) PingFederate
8 5 (1.00%) Terraform
9 4 (0.80%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.80%) Perfmon
9 4 (0.80%) SCSM
10 3 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.40%) MIMEsweeper
11 2 (0.40%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 329 (65.80%) Microsoft
2 144 (28.80%) VMware
3 84 (16.80%) Cisco
4 70 (14.00%) Citrix
5 30 (6.00%) HP
6 29 (5.80%) ServiceNow
7 24 (4.80%) Veeam
8 19 (3.80%) Sophos
9 16 (3.20%) Apple
10 11 (2.20%) Dell
11 9 (1.80%) Avaya
11 9 (1.80%) Meraki
11 9 (1.80%) Oracle
12 8 (1.60%) Google
12 8 (1.60%) Juniper
13 7 (1.40%) NetApp
13 7 (1.40%) Splunk
14 6 (1.20%) Ivanti
14 6 (1.20%) McAfee
14 6 (1.20%) SolarWinds