The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 114 95 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.85% 4.75% 3.43%
As % of the System Software category 51.82% 57.93% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 102 82 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
South West

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

System Software Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
220 164 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 11.29% 8.21% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 167 135 83
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,450 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bristol

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 143 (68.10%) Windows
2 119 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 83 (39.52%) Citrix
4 82 (39.05%) VMware
5 76 (36.19%) MS Exchange
6 61 (29.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 58 (27.62%) ITIL
8 45 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 43 (20.48%) SCCM
10 42 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 41 (19.52%) SQL
11 41 (19.52%) MS Office
12 40 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 40 (19.05%) Hyper-V
13 39 (18.57%) DHCP
14 37 (17.62%) DNS
14 37 (17.62%) SQL Server
15 34 (16.19%) SAN
15 34 (16.19%) Windows Server 2003
16 28 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (12.86%) Firewall
17 27 (12.86%) TCP/IP
17 27 (12.86%) SCOM
18 26 (12.38%) PowerShell
18 26 (12.38%) Lync
18 26 (12.38%) XenApp
19 25 (11.90%) LAN
19 25 (11.90%) WAN
20 24 (11.43%) HP
21 22 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (36.19%) MS Exchange
2 26 (12.38%) Lync
3 21 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 21 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
4 16 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (5.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
8 9 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (2.86%) IIS
9 6 (2.86%) Apache
9 6 (2.86%) WorkSite
9 6 (2.86%) nginx
10 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.48%) Confluence
11 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 41 (19.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.19%) Office 365
2 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.43%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) IaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (18.57%) DHCP
2 37 (17.62%) DNS
3 34 (16.19%) SAN
4 27 (12.86%) Firewall
4 27 (12.86%) TCP/IP
5 25 (11.90%) LAN
5 25 (11.90%) WAN
6 17 (8.10%) VLAN
7 12 (5.71%) HSRP
8 11 (5.24%) Network Security
9 10 (4.76%) VPN
10 9 (4.29%) VoIP
10 9 (4.29%) Wireless
11 7 (3.33%) MPLS
12 6 (2.86%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.43%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.43%) ADSL
13 3 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.95%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (4.29%) Jenkins
1 9 (4.29%) Hudson
2 5 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.48%) MSI
General
1 19 (9.05%) Legal
2 17 (8.10%) Finance
3 10 (4.76%) Law
4 8 (3.81%) Back Office
5 4 (1.90%) Advertising
6 3 (1.43%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (25.71%) Analyst
2 27 (12.86%) Consultant
3 23 (10.95%) Support Engineer
4 20 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 19 (9.05%) IT Support
6 16 (7.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 13 (6.19%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (6.19%) Developer
8 13 (6.19%) Service Analyst
9 11 (5.24%) .NET Developer
9 11 (5.24%) Desktop Support
9 11 (5.24%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (4.76%) Architect
10 10 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
11 9 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Management Consultant
12 8 (3.81%) Technical Consultant
12 8 (3.81%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.00%) Application Packaging
2 14 (6.67%) .NET
3 12 (5.71%) WCF
3 12 (5.71%) WPF
4 9 (4.29%) Middleware
5 7 (3.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.86%) CSS
6 6 (2.86%) HTML
7 5 (2.38%) HTML5
7 5 (2.38%) Entity Framework
7 5 (2.38%) REST
7 5 (2.38%) CSS3
7 5 (2.38%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.38%) jQuery
8 2 (0.95%) WAP
8 2 (0.95%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.14%) EqualLogic
2 14 (6.67%) Clustering
3 12 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 9 (4.29%) Xbox
5 7 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.38%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.90%) Replication
7 4 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.43%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.43%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.95%) iPad
10 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.48%) Handset
10 1 (0.48%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.48%) iPhone
10 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 143 (68.10%) Windows
2 45 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 40 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (16.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (9.05%) Windows XP
7 15 (7.14%) Linux
8 10 (4.76%) Ubuntu
9 9 (4.29%) CentOS
9 9 (4.29%) Debian
10 8 (3.81%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.86%) UNIX
11 6 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.38%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.90%) Android
14 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.62%) ITIL
2 22 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (6.19%) TOGAF
4 12 (5.71%) Project Management
5 10 (4.76%) Service Management
5 10 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 9 (4.29%) DevOps
6 9 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (3.81%) Configuration Management
7 8 (3.81%) Document Management
8 7 (3.33%) Software Delivery
9 6 (2.86%) Service Delivery
10 5 (2.38%) Scrum
10 5 (2.38%) Migration
10 5 (2.38%) Unit Testing
10 5 (2.38%) OOP
10 5 (2.38%) OO
10 5 (2.38%) MVC
11 4 (1.90%) CRM
11 4 (1.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 41 (19.52%) SQL
2 26 (12.38%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.71%) C#
4 9 (4.29%) Java
5 6 (2.86%) Perl
5 6 (2.86%) PHP
5 6 (2.86%) VB
5 6 (2.86%) Python
5 6 (2.86%) Ruby
5 6 (2.86%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.38%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.38%) VBScript
7 3 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (7.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (6.67%) MCP
4 14 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.24%) Degree
5 11 (5.24%) MCSE
6 8 (3.81%) MCSA
6 8 (3.81%) CCNA
6 8 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.90%) MCTS
8 3 (1.43%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.95%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.48%) MCDST
10 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (29.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 26 (12.38%) XenApp
4 20 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 11 (5.24%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (3.81%) Terminal Services
6 8 (3.81%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.86%) Samba
8 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.43%) vSphere
9 3 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.95%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.48%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 43 (20.48%) SCCM
2 27 (12.86%) SCOM
3 9 (4.29%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.86%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.86%) Salt
4 6 (2.86%) SCDPM
4 6 (2.86%) Ansible
4 6 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.86%) Puppet
5 5 (2.38%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.43%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.43%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 119 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 83 (39.52%) Citrix
3 82 (39.05%) VMware
4 24 (11.43%) HP
5 22 (10.48%) Cisco
6 16 (7.62%) Veeam
7 14 (6.67%) Dell
8 9 (4.29%) Facebook
8 9 (4.29%) Google
9 8 (3.81%) Symantec
9 8 (3.81%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.33%) CA
11 6 (2.86%) Apple
12 5 (2.38%) Avaya
13 3 (1.43%) Meraki
13 3 (1.43%) ProCurve
13 3 (1.43%) Oracle
13 3 (1.43%) NetApp
14 2 (0.95%) Remedy
14 2 (0.95%) McAfee
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £18000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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A L D Automotive Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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