Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Active Directory Support Analyst was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory (AD) Support Analyst
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1060 1061 1156
Rank change year-on-year +1 +95 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Active Directory Support Analyst 119 119 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.068% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.070% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 115 117 118
UK median annual salary £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.17% -3.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £20,850 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £35,000 £40,250 £38,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -5.66% +10.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 165,167 169,750 201,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.48% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 134,266 141,304 168,229
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,673
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Active Directory Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Active Directory Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory Support Analyst in the UK

Active Directory Support Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Active Directory Support Analyst in the UK

Active Directory Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory Support Analyst over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory Support Analyst in the UK

Active Directory Support Analyst
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory Support Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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 +20 119 £27,500 -5.17% 3
London +9 60 £30,000 -3.23% 1
UK excluding London +6 59 £26,000 +4.00% 2
South East +4 19 £26,000 +13.04% 1
Midlands +39 17 £26,000 -13.33%
North of England +21 16 £32,500 +38.30% 1
West Midlands - 13 £26,000 -
Yorkshire +30 8 £32,500 +38.30%
North West - 8 £26,000 - 1
South West +2 5 £25,000 -5.66%
East Midlands +24 4 £35,000 +16.67%
East of England +4 2 £19,500 -22.00%

Active Directory Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Active Directory Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Active Directory Support Analyst in the job title.

1 119 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 104 (87.39%) Windows
3 96 (80.67%) Microsoft
4 72 (60.50%) Microsoft Office
5 66 (55.46%) Citrix
6 49 (41.18%) Windows 7
7 43 (36.13%) MS Exchange
8 38 (31.93%) Dell
9 33 (27.73%) Process Improvement
9 33 (27.73%) VMware
9 33 (27.73%) Firewall
9 33 (27.73%) ITIL
10 32 (26.89%) Windows Server
11 31 (26.05%) Office 365
12 29 (24.37%) Law
12 29 (24.37%) Hyper-V
13 27 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (21.85%) NetApp
15 25 (21.01%) Management Information System
15 25 (21.01%) Problem Management
15 25 (21.01%) Enterprise Storage
15 25 (21.01%) EqualLogic
16 23 (19.33%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (18.49%) Windows 8
18 21 (17.65%) HP
19 19 (15.97%) Cisco
19 19 (15.97%) Microsoft Azure
20 17 (14.29%) Document Management
20 17 (14.29%) iManage
21 16 (13.45%) Windows XP

Active Directory Support Analyst Skill Set
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 43 (36.13%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.56%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.72%) IIS
6 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 72 (60.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.05%) Office 365
2 19 (15.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (27.73%) Firewall
2 15 (12.61%) DNS
3 14 (11.76%) Wireless
4 13 (10.92%) DHCP
4 13 (10.92%) TCP/IP
5 11 (9.24%) SAN
6 10 (8.40%) LAN
7 9 (7.56%) VPN
7 9 (7.56%) WAN
8 3 (2.52%) Internet
9 1 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.84%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.84%) Blockchain
1 1 (0.84%) MySQL
1 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (24.37%) Law
2 11 (9.24%) Finance
3 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.68%) Banking
4 2 (1.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.84%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.01%) Enterprise Storage
1 25 (21.01%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.61%) Blackberry
3 13 (10.92%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (2.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.84%) iPad
5 1 (0.84%) iPhone
5 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 104 (87.39%) Windows
2 49 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 32 (26.89%) Windows Server
4 22 (18.49%) Windows 8
5 16 (13.45%) Windows XP
6 10 (8.40%) Windows 10
7 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.36%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.68%) Android
11 2 (1.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.73%) ITIL
1 33 (27.73%) Process Improvement
2 25 (21.01%) Problem Management
3 17 (14.29%) Document Management
4 14 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 14 (11.76%) Time Management
5 13 (10.92%) Change Management
5 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
6 12 (10.08%) Line Management
7 8 (6.72%) Customer-Centricity
7 8 (6.72%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 8 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.04%) CRM
9 4 (3.36%) Migration
9 4 (3.36%) Service Management
10 3 (2.52%) B2B
10 3 (2.52%) ITIL V3
11 1 (0.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (0.84%) Mentoring
11 1 (0.84%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
1 2 (1.68%) SQL
2 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (19.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.72%) MCSA
3 6 (5.04%) MCDST
4 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.36%) Degree
6 3 (2.52%) MCP
7 2 (1.68%) MCSE
8 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 119 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (24.37%) Hyper-V
3 27 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.68%) vSphere
5 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (10.08%) SCCM
2 9 (7.56%) Backup Exec
2 9 (7.56%) NetBackup
3 8 (6.72%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 96 (80.67%) Microsoft
2 66 (55.46%) Citrix
3 38 (31.93%) Dell
4 33 (27.73%) VMware
5 26 (21.85%) NetApp
6 25 (21.01%) EqualLogic
7 21 (17.65%) HP
8 19 (15.97%) Cisco
9 17 (14.29%) iManage
10 13 (10.92%) Canon
11 7 (5.88%) Ivanti
12 6 (5.04%) Apple
13 5 (4.20%) SAP
13 5 (4.20%) Sophos
14 4 (3.36%) Avaya
15 1 (0.84%) EMC
15 1 (0.84%) SonicWALL
15 1 (0.84%) Symantec
15 1 (0.84%) Veeam
15 1 (0.84%) Veritas