Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 17 21 18
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 167 325 492
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 12.07% 9.06% 10.81%
As % of the System Software category 57.00% 54.26% 63.65%
Number of salaries quoted 210 298 441
Median annual salary £42,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -11.76% -9.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,675 £21,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £58,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% +7.69%

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 293 599 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.17% 16.70% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 239 546 649
Median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -2.44% -2.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £72,750 £72,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Surrey

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Active Directory in Surrey.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Surrey

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Active Directory in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

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 24 January 2021. 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 +4 49 £28,000 +5.66% 6
Godalming +8 40 £65,000 +116.67% 2
Woking +17 14 £35,000 -9.68% 1
Redhill +18 13 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Weybridge +11 10 £45,000 +73.08%
Leatherhead +8 7 £60,000 +126.42%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 7 - -
Epsom +8 4 £57,500 +130.00%
Reigate +13 3 £28,000 -34.12%
Addlestone +2 3 - -
Camberley +4 2 £35,500 +9.01% 1
Farnham -8 2 £24,750 -34.00%
Cranleigh - 2 £22,500 -
Egham +12 1 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £52,500 - 1
Warlingham - 1 £45,000 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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.

1 128 (76.65%) Windows
2 125 (74.85%) Microsoft
3 111 (66.47%) Office 365
4 108 (64.67%) Azure
5 100 (59.88%) VMware
6 81 (48.50%) Windows Server
7 65 (38.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 58 (34.73%) Hyper-V
9 54 (32.34%) PowerShell
10 50 (29.94%) SCCM
10 50 (29.94%) Windows 10
11 49 (29.34%) SQL Server
12 47 (28.14%) SQL
13 45 (26.95%) Azure Active Directory
14 44 (26.35%) Microsoft Certification
15 43 (25.75%) DNS
15 43 (25.75%) MS Exchange
16 41 (24.55%) IaaS
17 40 (23.95%) Microsoft Intune
17 40 (23.95%) MCSE
17 40 (23.95%) Firewall
18 39 (23.35%) Windows Server 2012
19 38 (22.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 38 (22.75%) Cisco
20 37 (22.16%) PaaS
21 35 (20.96%) Citrix
22 33 (19.76%) SAN
22 33 (19.76%) Data Centre
23 32 (19.16%) Public Cloud
24 30 (17.96%) SharePoint

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 43 (25.75%) MS Exchange
2 30 (17.96%) SharePoint
3 14 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (6.59%) Skype for Business
5 10 (5.99%) IIS
6 3 (1.80%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.20%) Confluence
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (14.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 111 (66.47%) Office 365
2 108 (64.67%) Azure
3 45 (26.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 41 (24.55%) IaaS
5 37 (22.16%) PaaS
6 26 (15.57%) AWS
7 21 (12.57%) SaaS
8 10 (5.99%) GitHub
9 8 (4.79%) Mimecast
9 8 (4.79%) Serverless
10 4 (2.40%) Azure Functions
10 4 (2.40%) Logic Apps
10 4 (2.40%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.80%) SonarCloud
12 2 (1.20%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (1.20%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 1 (0.60%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 43 (25.75%) DNS
2 40 (23.95%) Firewall
3 33 (19.76%) SAN
4 23 (13.77%) DHCP
5 22 (13.17%) TCP/IP
6 17 (10.18%) VoIP
7 14 (8.38%) VPN
8 13 (7.78%) VLAN
9 11 (6.59%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (6.59%) Skype
10 6 (3.59%) BGP
10 6 (3.59%) iSCSI
10 6 (3.59%) Kerberos
10 6 (3.59%) LAN
10 6 (3.59%) MPLS
10 6 (3.59%) WAN
11 4 (2.40%) HTTPS
11 4 (2.40%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.40%) IPv4
11 4 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (29.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.19%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.40%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.19%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.99%) JIRA
4 2 (1.20%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.20%) Gradle
4 2 (1.20%) Maven
General
1 16 (9.58%) Finance
2 8 (4.79%) Marketing
3 6 (3.59%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.40%) Automotive
5 4 (2.40%) Banking
5 4 (2.40%) French Language
5 4 (2.40%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.80%) Electronics
7 2 (1.20%) Billing
7 2 (1.20%) Law
7 2 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (20.36%) Analyst
2 30 (17.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (14.37%) Support Engineer
4 23 (13.77%) IT Support
5 21 (12.57%) IT Analyst
6 18 (10.78%) Service Desk Analyst
7 17 (10.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (9.58%) IT Engineer
9 15 (8.98%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (8.98%) Architect
9 15 (8.98%) Consultant
9 15 (8.98%) Service Analyst
9 15 (8.98%) Support Analyst
10 13 (7.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (7.19%) IT Support Analyst
11 12 (7.19%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (6.59%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 11 (6.59%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
12 11 (6.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 11 (6.59%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.79%) SAML
2 7 (4.19%) EDI
2 7 (4.19%) Express
3 4 (2.40%) LDAP
3 4 (2.40%) OAuth
4 1 (0.60%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.76%) Data Centre
2 32 (19.16%) Public Cloud
3 20 (11.98%) Private Cloud
4 15 (8.98%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (5.99%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (5.99%) Replication
6 7 (4.19%) Clustering
6 7 (4.19%) Life Science
7 6 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.40%) iPhone
9 4 (2.40%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (1.80%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.80%) User Experience
11 2 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.60%) CCTV
12 1 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 128 (76.65%) Windows
2 81 (48.50%) Windows Server
3 50 (29.94%) Windows 10
4 39 (23.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (16.17%) Windows Server 2016
6 18 (10.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (9.58%) Windows Server 2019
8 8 (4.79%) Windows 7
9 7 (4.19%) Android
9 7 (4.19%) Linux
10 6 (3.59%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.40%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.40%) Unix
12 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 29 (17.37%) DevOps
3 27 (16.17%) ITIL
4 18 (10.78%) ITIL V3
5 17 (10.18%) Migration
6 15 (8.98%) PRINCE2
7 12 (7.19%) Project Management
8 10 (5.99%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (5.99%) Project Delivery
9 7 (4.19%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (4.19%) API Integration
9 7 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.19%) Information Security
9 7 (4.19%) Logistics
9 7 (4.19%) Master Data Management
9 7 (4.19%) Network Virtualisation
9 7 (4.19%) Presales
9 7 (4.19%) SOA
9 7 (4.19%) Virtual Environments
10 6 (3.59%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (32.34%) PowerShell
2 47 (28.14%) SQL
3 3 (1.80%) VB
3 3 (1.80%) VBScript
4 2 (1.20%) C
4 2 (1.20%) C++
4 2 (1.20%) Perl
4 2 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (26.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (23.95%) MCSE
3 24 (14.37%) CCNA
3 24 (14.37%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (12.57%) SC Cleared
4 21 (12.57%) Security Cleared
5 19 (11.38%) Degree
6 18 (10.78%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (4.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.99%) MCSA
9 4 (2.40%) CISSP
9 4 (2.40%) MCP
10 3 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.20%) CISA
12 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.60%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.40%) GDPR
3 3 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 65 (38.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (34.73%) Hyper-V
3 17 (10.18%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (5.99%) vSphere
5 6 (3.59%) Firmware
5 6 (3.59%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (2.40%) Docker
7 2 (1.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (1.20%) NFS
7 2 (1.20%) pfSense
7 2 (1.20%) XenApp
8 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 50 (29.94%) SCCM
2 40 (23.95%) Microsoft Intune
3 18 (10.78%) SCVMM
4 6 (3.59%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.99%) Ansible
5 5 (2.99%) Terraform
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (1.20%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.60%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.60%) SCOM
7 1 (0.60%) SCSM
7 1 (0.60%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (74.85%) Microsoft
2 100 (59.88%) VMware
3 38 (22.75%) Cisco
4 35 (20.96%) Citrix
5 26 (15.57%) Veeam
6 11 (6.59%) ServiceNow
7 9 (5.39%) SolarWinds
8 8 (4.79%) HP
9 7 (4.19%) New Relic
10 6 (3.59%) Dell
10 6 (3.59%) Sophos
11 5 (2.99%) Google
11 5 (2.99%) SAP
12 4 (2.40%) Juniper
13 3 (1.80%) Avaya
13 3 (1.80%) Dell Compellent
13 3 (1.80%) Meraki
13 3 (1.80%) Ruckus Wireless
14 2 (1.20%) iManage
14 2 (1.20%) Ivanti