The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 21 8
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 8.97% 5.36% 14.29%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 11
Median salary £31,000 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £38,400 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year - -2.98%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 7 6 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 8.97% 5.36% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 12
Median salary £31,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Wolverhampton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Wolverhampton

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Wolverhampton over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (28.57%) DMZ
6 2 (28.57%) Intel
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 2 (28.57%) ISA Server
6 2 (28.57%) McAfee
6 2 (28.57%) Sophos
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) DMZ
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) Intranet
3 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) ISA Server
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (28.57%) NetVault Backup
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Intel
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) Sophos
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL