Period
to 5 June 2020

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

Microsoft Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS)
UK
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 865 1101 1194
Rank change year-on-year +236 +93 -18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services 2 4 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.003% 0.007%
As % of the System Software category 0.013% 0.017% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,375 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -2.00% -

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 15,013 23,719 24,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.35% 16.60% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12,157 19,375 19,671
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services in the UK

Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Top 2 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 5 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
England +220 2 £60,000 +15.38% 2
London +151 2 £60,000 +6.67%

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM

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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Proactive Maintenance
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware