Period
to 16 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services over the 6 months to 16 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS)
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1050 1161 -
Rank change year-on-year +111 - +1233
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services 19 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.006% -
As % of the System Software category 0.080% 0.041% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 0
UK median annual salary £57,124 £51,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.46% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,124 £51,250 -
% change year-on-year +11.46% - -

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 23,698 24,551 22,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.25% 14.91% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19,490 20,054 19,309
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services in the UK

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services in the UK

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services within the UK over the 6 months to 16 October 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
UK excluding London +74 18 £57,124 +11.46%
Scotland - 12 £57,124 -
England +83 7 £50,000 -2.44% 2
North of England +29 4 £49,000 -6.67%
North West - 4 £49,000 -
South East - 2 £52,500 -
London - 1 £55,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, IT jobs citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services 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 with a requirement for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services.

1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
2 17 (89.47%) DNS
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (52.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (52.63%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
4 10 (52.63%) Proactive Management
4 10 (52.63%) SDLC
4 10 (52.63%) Decision-Making
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) IIS
4 10 (52.63%) DHCP
4 10 (52.63%) HTTP
4 10 (52.63%) IBM
4 10 (52.63%) Service Management
4 10 (52.63%) Firewall
4 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
4 10 (52.63%) IBM HTTP Server
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
6 7 (36.84%) Office 365
6 7 (36.84%) RightFax
6 7 (36.84%) Skype
6 7 (36.84%) Proofpoint
6 7 (36.84%) Skype for Business
6 7 (36.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (52.63%) IBM HTTP Server
1 10 (52.63%) IIS
2 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) DNS
1 17 (89.47%) TCP/IP
2 10 (52.63%) DHCP
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) HTTP
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (36.84%) IMAP
3 7 (36.84%) POP3
3 7 (36.84%) Skype
3 7 (36.84%) SMTP
3 7 (36.84%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Messaging Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Collaboration Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) LDAP
1 7 (36.84%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (52.63%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (52.63%) Decision-Making
1 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
1 10 (52.63%) Proactive Management
1 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
1 10 (52.63%) Root Cause Analysis
1 10 (52.63%) SDLC
1 10 (52.63%) Service Management
2 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
2 7 (36.84%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (26.32%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 5 (26.32%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.26%) Disruptive Innovation
4 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (36.84%) SCOM
1 7 (36.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) IBM
2 7 (36.84%) Apple
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) IronPort
2 7 (36.84%) McAfee
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) MobileIron
2 7 (36.84%) Proofpoint
2 7 (36.84%) RightFax
2 7 (36.84%) Symantec
2 7 (36.84%) Veritas
3 1 (5.26%) Ping Identity