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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 43 64 30
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -34
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 98 64 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.67% 3.43% 6.89%
As % of the System Software category 61.25% 31.37% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 89 59 115
Median salary £32,000 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £55,000 £46,300
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
160 204 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.25% 10.93% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 142 167 151
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 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 26 September 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 147 (81.22%) Windows
2 80 (44.20%) Microsoft
3 74 (40.88%) VMware
4 70 (38.67%) Windows Server
5 65 (35.91%) DNS
6 63 (34.81%) SQL
7 57 (31.49%) Firewall
8 54 (29.83%) SQL Server
9 51 (28.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 49 (27.07%) VPN
11 47 (25.97%) Windows Server 2012
12 46 (25.41%) MS Exchange
13 43 (23.76%) TCP/IP
13 43 (23.76%) Linux
14 42 (23.20%) MS Excel
15 39 (21.55%) ITIL
16 38 (20.99%) DHCP
16 38 (20.99%) Cisco
16 38 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
17 35 (19.34%) Citrix
17 35 (19.34%) WAN
18 33 (18.23%) Windows 7
19 31 (17.13%) VoIP
20 30 (16.57%) SAN
21 27 (14.92%) PowerShell
22 26 (14.36%) Degree
23 25 (13.81%) LAN
23 25 (13.81%) Cisco ASA
24 24 (13.26%) Hyper-V
24 24 (13.26%) SMTP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 46 (25.41%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.94%) IIS
3 16 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (6.63%) SharePoint
5 11 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.42%) Skype for Business
6 8 (4.42%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.87%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 42 (23.20%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.15%) MS Office
3 5 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.52%) Office 365
2 8 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (35.91%) DNS
2 57 (31.49%) Firewall
3 49 (27.07%) VPN
4 43 (23.76%) TCP/IP
5 38 (20.99%) DHCP
6 35 (19.34%) WAN
7 31 (17.13%) VoIP
8 30 (16.57%) SAN
9 25 (13.81%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (13.81%) LAN
10 24 (13.26%) NetScreen
10 24 (13.26%) SMTP
11 23 (12.71%) Broadband
12 20 (11.05%) MPLS
13 17 (9.39%) VLAN
14 15 (8.29%) Internet
15 12 (6.63%) NAS
16 11 (6.08%) WLAN
17 10 (5.52%) Network Security
18 9 (4.97%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (29.83%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (7.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.10%) MySQL
8 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (9.39%) Finance
2 8 (4.42%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.31%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.76%) Back Office
4 5 (2.76%) Electronics
4 5 (2.76%) Law
4 5 (2.76%) Legal
4 5 (2.76%) Marketing
5 2 (1.10%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Billing
6 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (30.39%) Analyst
2 30 (16.57%) Support Analyst
3 28 (15.47%) Support Engineer
4 27 (14.92%) Network Engineer
5 26 (14.36%) IT Support
6 19 (10.50%) IT Analyst
6 19 (10.50%) Windows Engineer
7 18 (9.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 18 (9.94%) Active Directory Engineer
8 17 (9.39%) Technical Support
9 15 (8.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (8.29%) IT Support Analyst
10 13 (7.18%) Cisco Engineer
10 13 (7.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 13 (7.18%) Service Analyst
10 13 (7.18%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (6.63%) 1st Line Support
11 12 (6.63%) Active Directory Support
11 12 (6.63%) Server Engineer
12 11 (6.08%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.66%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.55%) .NET
2 1 (0.55%) CSS
2 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.15%) Data Centre
2 21 (11.60%) Driving Licence
3 20 (11.05%) Computer Science
4 17 (9.39%) Clustering
5 14 (7.73%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.97%) NHS
7 7 (3.87%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.76%) Virtual Team
9 4 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.66%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (1.66%) Statistics
11 2 (1.10%) Fat Client
11 2 (1.10%) IPTV
11 2 (1.10%) Replication
11 2 (1.10%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.55%) CMDB
12 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.55%) iSeries
12 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 147 (81.22%) Windows
2 70 (38.67%) Windows Server
3 47 (25.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (23.76%) Linux
5 38 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (18.23%) Windows 7
7 14 (7.73%) Windows 10
8 13 (7.18%) Windows 8
9 12 (6.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.87%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.66%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.66%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.55%) ITIL
2 18 (9.94%) Security Management
3 17 (9.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (8.84%) Service Management
5 15 (8.29%) Patch Management
6 14 (7.73%) Information Security
7 12 (6.63%) Change Management
8 11 (6.08%) Change Control
9 10 (5.52%) Information Security Management
9 10 (5.52%) ISMS
10 9 (4.97%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.97%) Network Management
11 8 (4.42%) Identity Access Management
11 8 (4.42%) Problem Management
12 7 (3.87%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.87%) Programme Management
13 5 (2.76%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (2.76%) CRM
13 5 (2.76%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (2.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (34.81%) SQL
2 27 (14.92%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.97%) T-SQL
4 7 (3.87%) C#
4 7 (3.87%) VBScript
5 5 (2.76%) Java
6 4 (2.21%) VB
7 2 (1.10%) C++
7 2 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (14.36%) Degree
2 22 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.73%) MCSE
4 13 (7.18%) Security Cleared
5 12 (6.63%) MCP
6 11 (6.08%) CCNA
6 11 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (4.97%) SC Cleared
8 8 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.76%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.76%) MCITP
9 5 (2.76%) MCSA
10 4 (2.21%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.10%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.10%) MCTS
12 1 (0.55%) CCA
12 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (28.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (13.26%) Hyper-V
3 15 (8.29%) Terminal Services
4 11 (6.08%) Firmware
5 7 (3.87%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.31%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (3.31%) XenApp
7 5 (2.76%) vSphere
8 4 (2.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (2.21%) Terminal Server
8 4 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (2.21%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.10%) XenServer
11 1 (0.55%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.55%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (5.52%) WSUS
2 7 (3.87%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.76%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.76%) SCCM
4 4 (2.21%) SCOM
5 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (1.66%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.10%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.55%) Ansible
7 1 (0.55%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.55%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.55%) Nagios
7 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.55%) Puppet
7 1 (0.55%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.55%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.55%) SCSM
7 1 (0.55%) vMotion
Vendors
1 80 (44.20%) Microsoft
2 74 (40.88%) VMware
3 38 (20.99%) Cisco
4 35 (19.34%) Citrix
5 24 (13.26%) CheckPoint
6 20 (11.05%) HP
7 11 (6.08%) CommVault
8 10 (5.52%) Sophos
9 7 (3.87%) Symantec
10 6 (3.31%) Mitel
10 6 (3.31%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.31%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.76%) Dell
11 5 (2.76%) SAP
12 4 (2.21%) arcserve
12 4 (2.21%) EMC
12 4 (2.21%) IBM
12 4 (2.21%) Intel Security
13 3 (1.66%) NetApp
13 3 (1.66%) Remedy
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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