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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 12 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.27% 3.51% 3.72%
As % of the System Software category 12.50% 50.00% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Median salary £60,000 £34,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% +6.97%
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,180 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.98% +5.16%
Active Directory
Scotland

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
8 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.18% 7.02% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 9
Median salary £43,000 £39,750 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.17% -1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Communications Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle