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The median annual salary for an Active Directory Support Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

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
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1159 956 756
Rank change year-on-year -203 -200 +296
Permanent jobs requiring an Active Directory Support Analyst 57 53 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.046% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.050% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 57 53 13
10th Percentile £28,500 - £27,800
25th Percentile £32,000 £21,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £28,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +96.43% -34.12% +54.55%
75th Percentile £57,500 £35,000 £48,000
90th Percentile - £43,200 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £22,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -48.24% +63.46%

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 154,129 105,398 59,022
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.94% 91.14% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 83,523 74,437 48,237
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,200 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% - +5.56%

Active Directory Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory Support Analyst in the UK

Active Directory Support Analyst
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Active Directory Support Analyst.

Salary trend for Active Directory Support Analyst in the UK

Active Directory Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Active Directory Support Analyst over the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Active Directory Support Analyst in the UK

Active Directory Support Analyst
Top 5 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 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -165 56 £55,000 +92.98%
London -147 53 £55,000 +59.42%
Work from Home -205 19 £47,500 +57.02%
South East -42 3 £27,500 -15.38%
UK excluding London -119 3 £27,500 +25.00%

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, Active Directory Support Analyst job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Active Directory Support Analyst in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 53 (92.98%) Microsoft 365
3 38 (66.67%) Finance
4 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 34 (59.65%) Social Skills
6 31 (54.39%) Windows
7 30 (52.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 29 (50.88%) Windows 10
8 29 (50.88%) Azure
9 25 (43.86%) VMware
10 23 (40.35%) Bash
10 23 (40.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (40.35%) PowerShell
11 20 (35.09%) ITIL
12 17 (29.82%) VPN
12 17 (29.82%) Citrix
12 17 (29.82%) Apple
12 17 (29.82%) Apple iOS
13 11 (19.30%) Meraki
14 10 (17.54%) SCCM
14 10 (17.54%) LAN
14 10 (17.54%) WAN
15 8 (14.04%) HP
15 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Intune
16 7 (12.28%) Windows Server
16 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
16 7 (12.28%) Incident Management
16 7 (12.28%) Ivanti
16 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
17 6 (10.53%) Internet

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 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 53 (92.98%) Microsoft 365
2 29 (50.88%) Azure
3 4 (7.02%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.51%) AWS
5 1 (1.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) VPN
2 10 (17.54%) LAN
2 10 (17.54%) WAN
3 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.53%) Internet
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.51%) DHCP
6 2 (3.51%) DNS
6 2 (3.51%) Intranet
General
1 38 (66.67%) Finance
2 34 (59.65%) Social Skills
3 30 (52.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 3 (5.26%) Law
4 3 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (3.51%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) iPad
1 5 (8.77%) iPhone
2 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.02%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.51%) Handset
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (54.39%) Windows
2 29 (50.88%) Windows 10
3 17 (29.82%) Apple iOS
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2019
6 4 (7.02%) Android
6 4 (7.02%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) ITIL
2 7 (12.28%) Incident Management
2 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.02%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (7.02%) Knowledge Transfer
3 4 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (7.02%) Time Management
4 3 (5.26%) Case Management
4 3 (5.26%) Document Management
4 3 (5.26%) Practice Management
4 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (3.51%) Business Development
5 2 (3.51%) Contract Negotiation
5 2 (3.51%) Due Diligence
5 2 (3.51%) Information Security
6 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) Bash
1 23 (40.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) MCDST
1 2 (3.51%) MCITP
1 2 (3.51%) MCP
1 2 (3.51%) MCSA
1 2 (3.51%) MCSE
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 57 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (40.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) SCCM
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.51%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.86%) VMware
3 17 (29.82%) Apple
3 17 (29.82%) Citrix
4 11 (19.30%) Meraki
5 8 (14.04%) HP
6 7 (12.28%) Ivanti
7 6 (10.53%) Cisco
8 2 (3.51%) Adobe
9 1 (1.75%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.75%) Polycom