The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 4 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.18% 5.00% 4.51%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 40.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Median salary £50,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £49,300 - £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 - £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

System Software Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.18% 12.50% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Active Directory
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
1 4 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365 Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365 Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft