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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 82 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 50 105 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.66% 5.87% 4.72%
As % of the System Software category 25.25% 70.00% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 47 96 72
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
198 150 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.52% 8.39% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 159 134 126
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 3 September 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 99 (63.87%) Windows
2 83 (53.55%) Microsoft
3 66 (42.58%) MS Exchange
4 51 (32.90%) VMware
5 49 (31.61%) Citrix
6 45 (29.03%) ITIL
7 39 (25.16%) DNS
8 37 (23.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (23.23%) MS Excel
10 35 (22.58%) DHCP
11 34 (21.94%) SQL Server
12 33 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (20.00%) SCCM
14 29 (18.71%) SQL
15 26 (16.77%) Hyper-V
15 26 (16.77%) Windows 7
16 25 (16.13%) SAN
17 23 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
17 23 (14.84%) Windows Server 2012
18 22 (14.19%) Lync
19 20 (12.90%) SCOM
19 20 (12.90%) MS Office
19 20 (12.90%) TCP/IP
20 19 (12.26%) Windows XP
20 19 (12.26%) HP
20 19 (12.26%) Windows Server 2003
21 18 (11.61%) Dell
21 18 (11.61%) Office 365
22 17 (10.97%) Security Cleared
23 16 (10.32%) Office Communications Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 66 (42.58%) MS Exchange
2 22 (14.19%) Lync
3 16 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (10.32%) Office Communications Server
4 13 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (5.81%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.87%) IIS
7 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2000
7 6 (3.87%) WorkSite
7 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.58%) Apache
8 4 (2.58%) nginx
9 3 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.65%) Confluence
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (23.23%) MS Excel
2 20 (12.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.65%) Maximo
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.61%) Office 365
2 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (25.16%) DNS
2 35 (22.58%) DHCP
3 25 (16.13%) SAN
4 20 (12.90%) TCP/IP
5 16 (10.32%) Firewall
6 13 (8.39%) Wireless
7 12 (7.74%) VLAN
8 11 (7.10%) WAN
9 10 (6.45%) LAN
10 9 (5.81%) VPN
11 8 (5.16%) MPLS
12 7 (4.52%) HSRP
12 7 (4.52%) iSCSI
12 7 (4.52%) VoIP
13 5 (3.23%) Network Security
14 4 (2.58%) Unified Communications
14 4 (2.58%) LDAP
15 3 (1.94%) ADSL
15 3 (1.94%) SSL
15 3 (1.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.58%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.58%) MySQL
5 2 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.65%) Hudson
2 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (10.32%) Legal
2 10 (6.45%) Finance
3 9 (5.81%) Law
4 6 (3.87%) Advertising
5 5 (3.23%) Marketing
6 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.29%) Back Office
7 2 (1.29%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (29.03%) Analyst
2 19 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (10.32%) Support Engineer
4 15 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 15 (9.68%) Consultant
5 13 (8.39%) Service Analyst
5 13 (8.39%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (7.74%) IT Support
7 11 (7.10%) Support Analyst
8 10 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (5.16%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (4.52%) Technical Support
11 6 (3.87%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.87%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.87%) Developer
11 6 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (3.87%) Messaging Engineer
12 5 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
12 5 (3.23%) Architect
12 5 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.39%) Application Packaging
2 10 (6.45%) .NET
3 7 (4.52%) HTML
4 6 (3.87%) CSS
4 6 (3.87%) WCF
4 6 (3.87%) WPF
4 6 (3.87%) jQuery
4 6 (3.87%) HTML5
4 6 (3.87%) Entity Framework
4 6 (3.87%) REST
4 6 (3.87%) CSS3
4 6 (3.87%) .NET Framework
5 5 (3.23%) Middleware
5 5 (3.23%) Web Services
6 3 (1.94%) COM
6 3 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.29%) JSP
7 2 (1.29%) WAP
8 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.10%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.45%) EqualLogic
3 8 (5.16%) Clustering
4 6 (3.87%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.87%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.58%) Xbox
7 3 (1.94%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.94%) Replication
8 2 (1.29%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.29%) iPhone
8 2 (1.29%) CESG
8 2 (1.29%) iPad
9 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.65%) PDA
9 1 (0.65%) iSeries
9 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 99 (63.87%) Windows
2 33 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (16.77%) Windows 7
4 23 (14.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (12.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (12.26%) Windows XP
6 13 (8.39%) Linux
7 7 (4.52%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.94%) Android
9 2 (1.29%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.29%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.29%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.65%) AIX
10 1 (0.65%) HPUX
10 1 (0.65%) Solaris
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.65%) Debian
10 1 (0.65%) CentOS
10 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (29.03%) ITIL
2 14 (9.03%) Project Management
3 13 (8.39%) TOGAF
4 11 (7.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (5.81%) Service Management
5 9 (5.81%) Mentoring
6 8 (5.16%) Service Delivery
6 8 (5.16%) E-Commerce
7 6 (3.87%) MVC
7 6 (3.87%) OOP
7 6 (3.87%) OO
7 6 (3.87%) CRM
7 6 (3.87%) Scrum
7 6 (3.87%) Unit Testing
8 5 (3.23%) Business Continuity
8 5 (3.23%) Document Management
8 5 (3.23%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.23%) DevOps
9 4 (2.58%) Coaching
9 4 (2.58%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.71%) SQL
2 11 (7.10%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.81%) Java
4 6 (3.87%) C#
4 6 (3.87%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.58%) PHP
6 2 (1.29%) VBScript
6 2 (1.29%) VB
7 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.65%) Perl
7 1 (0.65%) Python
7 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.97%) Security Cleared
3 13 (8.39%) MCP
3 13 (8.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (7.10%) MCSE
5 10 (6.45%) Degree
6 8 (5.16%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.52%) DV Cleared
7 7 (4.52%) MCTS
8 4 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.58%) MCSA
8 4 (2.58%) CCNA
8 4 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.58%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.94%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.65%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.65%) Server+ Certification
11 1 (0.65%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (23.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (16.77%) Hyper-V
3 13 (8.39%) XenDesktop
4 11 (7.10%) XenApp
5 6 (3.87%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.23%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.94%) vSphere
8 2 (1.29%) Snort
9 1 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.65%) NFS
9 1 (0.65%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.65%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 31 (20.00%) SCCM
2 20 (12.90%) SCOM
3 6 (3.87%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.87%) SCDPM
4 5 (3.23%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.58%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.94%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.94%) ARCserve
7 2 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.29%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (53.55%) Microsoft
2 51 (32.90%) VMware
3 49 (31.61%) Citrix
4 19 (12.26%) HP
5 18 (11.61%) Dell
6 16 (10.32%) Cisco
7 8 (5.16%) Avaya
8 7 (4.52%) Veeam
9 5 (3.23%) Symantec
9 5 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.58%) Apple
10 4 (2.58%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.58%) Google
10 4 (2.58%) Facebook
10 4 (2.58%) Rackspace
11 3 (1.94%) ProCurve
11 3 (1.94%) McAfee
11 3 (1.94%) Juniper
12 2 (1.29%) IBM
12 2 (1.29%) Oracle
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