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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Bristol
Rank 60 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 72 86 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.47% 4.91% 4.77%
As % of the System Software category 51.43% 54.09% 68.89%
Number of salaries quoted 62 79 86
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
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 Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
140 159 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.68% 9.07% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 102 151 123
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 21 January 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 114 (69.09%) Windows
2 81 (49.09%) Microsoft
3 59 (35.76%) Windows Server
4 54 (32.73%) Firewall
5 51 (30.91%) Citrix
5 51 (30.91%) SQL Server
6 44 (26.67%) ITIL
7 43 (26.06%) MS Exchange
8 40 (24.24%) MS Excel
9 35 (21.21%) SQL
10 34 (20.61%) WAN
10 34 (20.61%) VMware
11 32 (19.39%) VPN
11 32 (19.39%) DNS
11 32 (19.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 31 (18.79%) Windows 7
13 29 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (17.58%) LAN
13 29 (17.58%) Finance
14 26 (15.76%) Hyper-V
15 23 (13.94%) Security Management
16 22 (13.33%) SAN
16 22 (13.33%) TCP/IP
16 22 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (13.33%) Data Centre
17 21 (12.73%) Driving Licence
17 21 (12.73%) DHCP
18 20 (12.12%) MS Office
18 20 (12.12%) Internet
18 20 (12.12%) Patch Management

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 43 (26.06%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (8.48%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.06%) IIS
5 8 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (3.64%) Skype for Business
7 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.82%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.82%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 40 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 20 (12.12%) MS Office
3 4 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.03%) OpenText MBPM
2 5 (3.03%) Visualfiles
3 3 (1.82%) Maximo
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.06%) Office 365
2 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 54 (32.73%) Firewall
2 34 (20.61%) WAN
3 32 (19.39%) DNS
3 32 (19.39%) VPN
4 29 (17.58%) LAN
5 22 (13.33%) SAN
5 22 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 21 (12.73%) DHCP
7 20 (12.12%) Internet
8 18 (10.91%) VLAN
9 15 (9.09%) WLAN
10 14 (8.48%) NAS
11 13 (7.88%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (7.88%) Network Security
12 9 (5.45%) Remote Desktop
13 8 (4.85%) Wireless
14 7 (4.24%) VoIP
15 4 (2.42%) Broadband
15 4 (2.42%) Ethernet
15 4 (2.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (8.48%) SQL Server 2012
2 14 (8.48%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.82%) GIS
4 3 (1.82%) IDOL
5 2 (1.21%) MySQL
5 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (17.58%) Finance
2 12 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.06%) Legal
4 9 (5.45%) Electronics
4 9 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.45%) Marketing
5 8 (4.85%) Front Office
6 3 (1.82%) Law
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (29.70%) Analyst
2 29 (17.58%) Support Analyst
3 25 (15.15%) IT Support
4 22 (13.33%) IT Analyst
5 19 (11.52%) Active Directory Engineer
6 18 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (10.91%) Windows Engineer
7 17 (10.30%) Server Engineer
8 16 (9.70%) Active Directory Analyst
8 16 (9.70%) IT Support Analyst
8 16 (9.70%) Service Analyst
8 16 (9.70%) Service Desk Analyst
8 16 (9.70%) Technical Support
9 15 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
10 14 (8.48%) Administrator
11 13 (7.88%) Support Engineer
12 11 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
13 10 (6.06%) Applications Support
14 9 (5.45%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.64%) .NET
2 5 (3.03%) HTML
3 3 (1.82%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.82%) CSS
3 3 (1.82%) Middleware
3 3 (1.82%) XML
4 2 (1.21%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.21%) CSS3
4 2 (1.21%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.21%) HTML5
4 2 (1.21%) jQuery
4 2 (1.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 21 (12.73%) Driving Licence
3 16 (9.70%) Clustering
4 14 (8.48%) Management Information System
5 13 (7.88%) NHS
6 9 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.24%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (3.03%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.42%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.42%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.21%) IPTV
10 2 (1.21%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.21%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.21%) Statistics
11 1 (0.61%) CMDB
11 1 (0.61%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.61%) Handset
11 1 (0.61%) Replication
11 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 114 (69.09%) Windows
2 59 (35.76%) Windows Server
3 32 (19.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (18.79%) Windows 7
5 29 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (10.30%) Linux
7 12 (7.27%) Windows 8
8 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (6.06%) Windows XP
9 5 (3.03%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.82%) AIX
10 3 (1.82%) HPUX
10 3 (1.82%) Solaris
10 3 (1.82%) Unix
10 3 (1.82%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.21%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.67%) ITIL
2 23 (13.94%) Security Management
3 20 (12.12%) Patch Management
4 17 (10.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (10.30%) Service Management
5 16 (9.70%) Information Security
6 15 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 14 (8.48%) Change Control
8 13 (7.88%) Information Security Management
8 13 (7.88%) ISMS
9 12 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.27%) Service Delivery
10 10 (6.06%) Identity Access Management
11 9 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (5.45%) Network Management
12 8 (4.85%) Data Protection
12 8 (4.85%) High Availability
12 8 (4.85%) PRINCE2
13 7 (4.24%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 35 (21.21%) SQL
2 15 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 12 (7.27%) C#
4 5 (3.03%) Java
5 2 (1.21%) C++
5 2 (1.21%) PHP
5 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (9.09%) MCSE
3 14 (8.48%) Degree
4 13 (7.88%) MCP
5 11 (6.67%) MCSA
6 6 (3.64%) CCNA
6 6 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.21%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.21%) HNC
9 2 (1.21%) HND
9 2 (1.21%) MCITP
10 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.06%) SLA
2 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (15.76%) Hyper-V
2 22 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 14 (8.48%) Firmware
5 6 (3.64%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (3.03%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.42%) vSphere
7 4 (2.42%) XenApp
8 3 (1.82%) MetaFrame
8 3 (1.82%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.21%) XenServer
10 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.24%) SCCM
1 7 (4.24%) WSUS
2 2 (1.21%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.61%) Ansible
3 1 (0.61%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.61%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (49.09%) Microsoft
2 51 (30.91%) Citrix
3 34 (20.61%) VMware
4 19 (11.52%) HP
5 14 (8.48%) CommVault
6 9 (5.45%) Cisco
6 9 (5.45%) SAP
6 9 (5.45%) Sophos
7 8 (4.85%) iManage
8 5 (3.03%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.42%) Avaya
9 4 (2.42%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.42%) IBM
9 4 (2.42%) Mitel
10 3 (1.82%) Actuate
10 3 (1.82%) BEA
10 3 (1.82%) Oracle
10 3 (1.82%) Sun
10 3 (1.82%) webMethods
11 2 (1.21%) Dell
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