Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 20 22
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 432 539 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 10.63% 10.21% 8.79%
As % of the System Software category 59.67% 67.04% 61.59%
Number of salaries quoted 398 475 470
Surrey median annual salary £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 724 804 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.82% 15.23% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 653 685 714
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +19 116 £27,500 -10.57% 16
Woking -6 49 £40,000 +49.53% 15
Godalming +6 41 £25,250 +5.21% 4
Weybridge -2 31 £35,000 +16.67% 5
Reigate -5 27 £60,000 - 8
Leatherhead -1 24 £50,000 +78.57% 7
Epsom +9 18 £28,000 -17.04% 1
Redhill -20 16 £52,500 +98.11% 6
Staines -5 12 £28,000 -15.15% 4
Dorking +7 10 £26,500 -33.75% 5
Addlestone - 10 £41,000 - 1
Camberley -10 8 £22,500 -48.86%
Egham +10 5 £27,000 -22.86%
Chertsey +6 5 £30,000 +15.38% 2
Farnham +10 3 £23,000 -6.12% 5
Esher 0 2 £31,500 +21.15%
Cobham +4 1 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £34,000 - 2
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 371 (85.88%) Windows
2 279 (64.58%) Microsoft
3 235 (54.40%) Windows Server
4 212 (49.07%) Office 365
5 166 (38.43%) VMware
6 163 (37.73%) Windows 10
7 139 (32.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 127 (29.40%) Windows 7
9 124 (28.70%) Hyper-V
10 121 (28.01%) Microsoft Office
11 117 (27.08%) MCSE
11 117 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 113 (26.16%) Azure
13 108 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 107 (24.77%) Citrix
15 105 (24.31%) MS Exchange
16 87 (20.14%) DNS
17 83 (19.21%) PowerShell
18 76 (17.59%) ITIL
19 75 (17.36%) Linux
19 75 (17.36%) DHCP
20 71 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
20 71 (16.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 70 (16.20%) SCCM
21 70 (16.20%) Cisco
22 67 (15.51%) Firewall
23 58 (13.43%) TCP/IP
23 58 (13.43%) Windows 8
24 55 (12.73%) SQL
25 54 (12.50%) 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
1 105 (24.31%) MS Exchange
2 50 (11.57%) SharePoint
3 41 (9.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (8.10%) IIS
5 28 (6.48%) Skype for Business
6 21 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (3.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.93%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.46%) Confluence
10 2 (0.46%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.46%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.46%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.23%) CMS
11 1 (0.23%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 121 (28.01%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 212 (49.07%) Office 365
2 113 (26.16%) Azure
3 44 (10.19%) AWS
4 37 (8.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (3.70%) OneDrive
6 15 (3.47%) IaaS
7 14 (3.24%) SaaS
8 12 (2.78%) GCP
9 11 (2.55%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (2.55%) iPaaS
10 9 (2.08%) PaaS
11 7 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (1.62%) Power Platform
12 6 (1.39%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 5 (1.16%) Mimecast
13 5 (1.16%) PowerApps
14 2 (0.46%) Yammer
15 1 (0.23%) GitHub
15 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Flow
15 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 87 (20.14%) DNS
2 75 (17.36%) DHCP
3 67 (15.51%) Firewall
4 58 (13.43%) TCP/IP
5 48 (11.11%) VPN
6 46 (10.65%) WAN
7 41 (9.49%) LAN
8 32 (7.41%) SAN
9 30 (6.94%) Internet
10 29 (6.71%) Skype
11 24 (5.56%) VoIP
12 23 (5.32%) VLAN
13 18 (4.17%) NAS
14 15 (3.47%) Wireless
15 11 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (2.55%) H.323
15 11 (2.55%) ISDN
16 10 (2.31%) Network Security
17 8 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
18 7 (1.62%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.46%) Big Data
8 2 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.46%) Power BI
9 1 (0.23%) MySQL
9 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.23%) Redis
9 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 26 (6.02%) Visual Studio Team System
2 18 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.85%) JIRA
5 4 (0.93%) Chocolatey
6 1 (0.23%) Gradle
6 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.23%) Maven
6 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (8.10%) Finance
2 13 (3.01%) Public Sector
3 9 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 8 (1.85%) Retail
4 8 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.62%) Advertising
6 2 (0.46%) Games
7 1 (0.23%) Back Office
7 1 (0.23%) Banking
7 1 (0.23%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.23%) Law
7 1 (0.23%) Local Government
7 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 103 (23.84%) Analyst
2 84 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 69 (15.97%) 2nd Line Support
4 67 (15.51%) IT Support
5 63 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 62 (14.35%) IT Engineer
7 44 (10.19%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 44 (10.19%) Service Analyst
8 43 (9.95%) Service Desk Analyst
9 42 (9.72%) Support Analyst
10 40 (9.26%) Administrator
11 39 (9.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 34 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
13 32 (7.41%) IT Analyst
14 31 (7.18%) IT Support Engineer
15 28 (6.48%) Service Desk Engineer
16 24 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
17 22 (5.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 21 (4.86%) IT Support Analyst
19 18 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.17%) .NET
2 15 (3.47%) JSON
2 15 (3.47%) X-Windows
3 3 (0.69%) Middleware
4 2 (0.46%) J2EE
4 2 (0.46%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (0.46%) REST
5 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.23%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.23%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.23%) LDAP
5 1 (0.23%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.64%) Data Centre
2 27 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
3 26 (6.02%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (4.86%) Driving Licence
5 16 (3.70%) NHS
6 13 (3.01%) Public Cloud
7 12 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (1.85%) Clustering
9 8 (1.85%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.85%) iPhone
9 8 (1.85%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.39%) EMC VNX
10 6 (1.39%) iPad
10 6 (1.39%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.16%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.16%) Replication
12 4 (0.93%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 371 (85.88%) Windows
2 235 (54.40%) Windows Server
3 163 (37.73%) Windows 10
4 127 (29.40%) Windows 7
5 108 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (17.36%) Linux
7 71 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 58 (13.43%) Windows 8
9 19 (4.40%) Android
10 17 (3.94%) Apple iOS
11 16 (3.70%) Mac OS X
12 11 (2.55%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.62%) CentOS
13 7 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.39%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.93%) Unix
16 3 (0.69%) Solaris
16 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.23%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (17.59%) ITIL
2 71 (16.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 44 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (6.71%) DevOps
5 25 (5.79%) Computer Science
5 25 (5.79%) Configuration Management
6 19 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (4.40%) Service Management
7 18 (4.17%) CRM
7 18 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 15 (3.47%) Mobile Device Management
9 14 (3.24%) Project Delivery
10 13 (3.01%) ITSM
10 13 (3.01%) Mentoring
11 12 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (2.78%) Change Management
11 12 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (2.78%) Patch Management
11 12 (2.78%) Service Delivery
12 11 (2.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 83 (19.21%) PowerShell
2 55 (12.73%) SQL
3 15 (3.47%) C#
4 9 (2.08%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.16%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.16%) C
6 3 (0.69%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.46%) Java
7 2 (0.46%) Python
7 2 (0.46%) VB
8 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 139 (32.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 117 (27.08%) MCSE
3 44 (10.19%) MCSA
4 40 (9.26%) Degree
5 30 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (5.56%) MCP
7 23 (5.32%) CCNA
8 22 (5.09%) Security Cleared
9 20 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
9 20 (4.63%) MCITP
10 17 (3.94%) MCDST
11 11 (2.55%) A+ Certification
12 10 (2.31%) CISSP
12 10 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.62%) CCNP
13 7 (1.62%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (1.62%) DBS Check
13 7 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.39%) CISMP
15 5 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.34%) SLA
2 14 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.55%) GDPR
3 11 (2.55%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.31%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (1.62%) QA
6 3 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.46%) PMO
8 1 (0.23%) BS7799
8 1 (0.23%) NCSC
8 1 (0.23%) NIST
8 1 (0.23%) RMADS
System Software
1 124 (28.70%) Hyper-V
2 117 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.94%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (3.47%) LXC
5 14 (3.24%) vSphere
6 12 (2.78%) Terminal Services
7 11 (2.55%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.85%) Firmware
8 8 (1.85%) XenApp
9 7 (1.62%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 5 (1.16%) BitLocker
10 5 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.23%) Docker
12 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.23%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 70 (16.20%) SCCM
2 19 (4.40%) WSUS
3 16 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 13 (3.01%) Backup Exec
5 12 (2.78%) SCVMM
6 11 (2.55%) vCenter Server
7 9 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (1.85%) SCOM
9 7 (1.62%) XenMobile
10 6 (1.39%) Perfmon
11 5 (1.16%) Nessus
11 5 (1.16%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.16%) ZENworks
12 4 (0.93%) Ansible
12 4 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 4 (0.93%) MIMEsweeper
12 4 (0.93%) SCSM
12 4 (0.93%) Terraform
13 3 (0.69%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 279 (64.58%) Microsoft
2 166 (38.43%) VMware
3 107 (24.77%) Citrix
4 70 (16.20%) Cisco
5 33 (7.64%) Veeam
6 16 (3.70%) Dell
7 14 (3.24%) NetApp
8 13 (3.01%) EMC
8 13 (3.01%) Google
8 13 (3.01%) ServiceNow
9 12 (2.78%) Apple
10 9 (2.08%) Meraki
11 7 (1.62%) CA
11 7 (1.62%) Forcepoint
11 7 (1.62%) Oracle
11 7 (1.62%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.62%) SolarWinds
11 7 (1.62%) Sophos
12 6 (1.39%) Atlassian
13 5 (1.16%) HP