Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Surrey
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 17 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 198 460 461
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 8.60% 10.65% 8.86%
As % of the System Software category 45.52% 64.07% 65.21%
Number of salaries quoted 194 400 434
Median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +8.53% +7.50%
10th Percentile £23,000 £19,250 £20,150
90th Percentile £66,750 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +10.77% -

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 435 718 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.89% 16.63% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 381 610 635
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%

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 6 June 2020.

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 6 June 2020. 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 -7 38 £26,000 -3.70%
Redhill +19 29 £26,000 -38.82%
Godalming +1 22 £50,000 +143.90% 2
Leatherhead +15 14 £33,750 -3.57%
Farnham +20 13 £37,500 +38.89%
Epsom +7 10 £24,000 -11.11%
Egham -4 10 £25,000 +8.70%
Dorking +10 9 £25,000 -52.38%
Reigate -32 6 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Woking -23 5 £28,250 -14.39% 1
Staines -2 4 £32,500 -24.86%
Camberley +21 2 £32,565 +44.73%
Addlestone -2 1 £52,500 +28.05%
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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.

1 166 (83.84%) Windows
2 131 (66.16%) Office 365
3 109 (55.05%) Microsoft
4 105 (53.03%) Windows Server
5 78 (39.39%) Azure
6 75 (37.88%) VMware
7 60 (30.30%) Hyper-V
8 59 (29.80%) Windows 10
9 58 (29.29%) Firewall
10 48 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 43 (21.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 42 (21.21%) ITIL
13 41 (20.71%) SCCM
13 41 (20.71%) PowerShell
14 40 (20.20%) SQL Server
15 38 (19.19%) Degree
16 37 (18.69%) Data Centre
17 36 (18.18%) MCSE
18 35 (17.68%) Microsoft Office
19 34 (17.17%) SQL
20 33 (16.67%) Windows 7
21 31 (15.66%) Cisco
22 29 (14.65%) Skype
23 28 (14.14%) Skype for Business
24 27 (13.64%) DNS
25 26 (13.13%) MS Exchange
25 26 (13.13%) AWS
25 26 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
26 25 (12.63%) Self-Motivation
26 25 (12.63%) PaaS

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 28 (14.14%) Skype for Business
2 26 (13.13%) MS Exchange
3 15 (7.58%) SharePoint
4 12 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.52%) IIS
6 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (17.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) assyst
1 2 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.51%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 131 (66.16%) Office 365
2 78 (39.39%) Azure
3 26 (13.13%) AWS
4 25 (12.63%) PaaS
5 20 (10.10%) IaaS
6 17 (8.59%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (3.54%) SaaS
8 4 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.02%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (1.01%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 2 (1.01%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.51%) G Suite
10 1 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 58 (29.29%) Firewall
2 29 (14.65%) Skype
3 27 (13.64%) DNS
4 24 (12.12%) DHCP
5 23 (11.62%) TCP/IP
5 23 (11.62%) VPN
6 14 (7.07%) SAN
7 12 (6.06%) LAN
7 12 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (5.05%) VoIP
8 10 (5.05%) WAN
9 7 (3.54%) VLAN
10 6 (3.03%) Wireless
11 5 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (2.53%) DMZ
12 3 (1.52%) IPv4
12 3 (1.52%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.01%) ICMP
13 2 (1.01%) NAS
13 2 (1.01%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2017
3 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 11 (5.56%) Finance
2 9 (4.55%) Legal
3 6 (3.03%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.02%) Automotive
5 2 (1.01%) Back Office
5 2 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Billing
6 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (28.28%) Support Engineer
2 46 (23.23%) IT Support
3 44 (22.22%) Analyst
4 36 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 32 (16.16%) IT Engineer
6 31 (15.66%) IT Analyst
6 31 (15.66%) Support Analyst
7 28 (14.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 23 (11.62%) IT Support Analyst
9 20 (10.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 19 (9.60%) IT Support Engineer
11 18 (9.09%) Consultant
12 17 (8.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (8.59%) Desktop Support
13 15 (7.58%) 1st Line Support
13 15 (7.58%) Azure Engineer
14 13 (6.57%) Cloud Engineer
14 13 (6.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (6.06%) Architect
15 12 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.01%) .NET
1 2 (1.01%) REST
1 2 (1.01%) SOAP
1 2 (1.01%) WCF
1 2 (1.01%) Web Services
2 1 (0.51%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.69%) Data Centre
2 25 (12.63%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (10.61%) Public Cloud
4 18 (9.09%) Private Cloud
5 14 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.56%) Clustering
7 9 (4.55%) Driving Licence
8 8 (4.04%) CMDB
9 6 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.51%) CCTV
12 1 (0.51%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 1 (0.51%) Cyberattack
12 1 (0.51%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.51%) iPhone
12 1 (0.51%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.51%) User Experience
12 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 166 (83.84%) Windows
2 105 (53.03%) Windows Server
3 59 (29.80%) Windows 10
4 33 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 22 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.55%) Linux
7 9 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.04%) Windows Server 2016
9 7 (3.54%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.53%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.51%) Android
13 1 (0.51%) CentOS
13 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.51%) Solaris
13 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 42 (21.21%) ITIL
3 26 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (10.10%) DevOps
4 20 (10.10%) ITIL V3
5 14 (7.07%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (6.57%) Customer Requirements
6 13 (6.57%) Presales
7 12 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 11 (5.56%) Forensic Analysis
8 11 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 10 (5.05%) Asset Management
9 10 (5.05%) Incident Management
9 10 (5.05%) Information Security
9 10 (5.05%) Validation
10 8 (4.04%) Data Protection
10 8 (4.04%) Migration
11 7 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.54%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.54%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (20.71%) PowerShell
2 34 (17.17%) SQL
3 1 (0.51%) Java
3 1 (0.51%) Python
3 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.51%) VB
3 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (19.19%) Degree
3 36 (18.18%) MCSE
4 20 (10.10%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (9.60%) CCNA
6 18 (9.09%) MCP
7 15 (7.58%) MCSA
8 10 (5.05%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (4.04%) Security Cleared
10 7 (3.54%) MCITP
11 6 (3.03%) A+ Certification
12 4 (2.02%) CCENT
13 3 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
14 2 (1.01%) Avaya Certification
14 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.51%) CCNP
15 1 (0.51%) CISM
15 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.51%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.12%) SLA
2 8 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.03%) QA
4 3 (1.52%) ISO 14001
4 3 (1.52%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (1.01%) GDPR
6 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (30.30%) Hyper-V
2 24 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.55%) vSphere
4 8 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.02%) XenApp
6 2 (1.01%) Firmware
6 2 (1.01%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.51%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.51%) Docker
7 1 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 41 (20.71%) SCCM
2 21 (10.61%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.54%) Ansible
4 7 (3.54%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (3.03%) Nagios
5 6 (3.03%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.02%) SCOM
6 4 (2.02%) SCVMM
6 4 (2.02%) WSUS
7 3 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.52%) Terraform
8 2 (1.01%) SCSM
8 2 (1.01%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.51%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.51%) vRealize
Vendors
1 109 (55.05%) Microsoft
2 75 (37.88%) VMware
3 31 (15.66%) Cisco
4 21 (10.61%) Citrix
5 15 (7.58%) HP
6 14 (7.07%) ServiceNow
7 10 (5.05%) SolarWinds
8 9 (4.55%) Remedy
9 7 (3.54%) Apple
9 7 (3.54%) Snow
10 5 (2.53%) Dell
10 5 (2.53%) Dell Compellent
10 5 (2.53%) Polycom
10 5 (2.53%) Yealink
11 4 (2.02%) McAfee
11 4 (2.02%) Meraki
11 4 (2.02%) Symantec
11 4 (2.02%) WatchGuard
12 3 (1.52%) Forcepoint
12 3 (1.52%) Veeam