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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 47 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 97 90 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.36% 4.72% 6.00%
As % of the System Software category 53.89% 65.69% 66.23%
Number of salaries quoted 87 85 91
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
180 137 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.94% 7.18% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 169 125 138
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 5 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 141 (81.03%) Windows
2 107 (61.49%) Microsoft
3 70 (40.23%) Windows Server
4 69 (39.66%) VMware
5 60 (34.48%) MS Exchange
6 51 (29.31%) DNS
7 50 (28.74%) ITIL
8 49 (28.16%) MS Excel
9 38 (21.84%) Firewall
9 38 (21.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 37 (21.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 36 (20.69%) Citrix
12 35 (20.11%) Windows 7
13 34 (19.54%) SQL
14 32 (18.39%) DHCP
15 31 (17.82%) Microsoft Certification
16 29 (16.67%) MS Office
16 29 (16.67%) Lync
17 28 (16.09%) Security Cleared
18 26 (14.94%) SQL Server
18 26 (14.94%) LAN
18 26 (14.94%) WAN
19 25 (14.37%) Linux
19 25 (14.37%) SCCM
20 24 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
20 24 (13.79%) Windows 8
20 24 (13.79%) Skype
21 23 (13.22%) SC Cleared
21 23 (13.22%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 60 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 29 (16.67%) Lync
3 24 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (11.49%) SharePoint
5 18 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (8.05%) IIS
7 13 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (5.75%) Apache
8 10 (5.75%) nginx
9 8 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2000
10 6 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.57%) CMS
14 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (28.16%) MS Excel
2 29 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.57%) Maximo
3 1 (0.57%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.57%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.20%) Office 365
3 5 (2.87%) SaaS
4 4 (2.30%) IaaS
4 4 (2.30%) PaaS
5 3 (1.72%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (29.31%) DNS
2 38 (21.84%) Firewall
3 32 (18.39%) DHCP
4 26 (14.94%) LAN
4 26 (14.94%) WAN
5 24 (13.79%) Skype
6 23 (13.22%) SAN
7 13 (7.47%) TCP/IP
8 10 (5.75%) LDAP
8 10 (5.75%) Wireless
9 8 (4.60%) SSL
10 7 (4.02%) VPN
11 6 (3.45%) Unified Communications
12 5 (2.87%) NAS
13 4 (2.30%) VLAN
13 4 (2.30%) VoIP
14 2 (1.15%) Extranet
14 2 (1.15%) HTTP
14 2 (1.15%) Intranet
14 2 (1.15%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.75%) MySQL
2 10 (5.75%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.30%) MS Access
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.57%) GIS
6 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (7.47%) Legal
2 12 (6.90%) Finance
2 12 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.32%) Law
4 9 (5.17%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.17%) Marketing
5 8 (4.60%) Electronics
6 7 (4.02%) Advertising
7 5 (2.87%) Aerospace
7 5 (2.87%) Billing
8 2 (1.15%) Back Office
9 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (22.99%) Support Engineer
2 28 (16.09%) Analyst
2 28 (16.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (13.79%) IT Support
4 21 (12.07%) IT Engineer
5 17 (9.77%) IT Support Engineer
6 15 (8.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 13 (7.47%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (7.47%) Team Leader
8 12 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (6.90%) Service Analyst
8 12 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (6.32%) Exchange Engineer
10 10 (5.75%) Exchange Support
10 10 (5.75%) Network Engineer
10 10 (5.75%) Windows Engineer
10 10 (5.75%) Windows Support Engineer
11 9 (5.17%) Network Support
11 9 (5.17%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.47%) Web Services
2 12 (6.90%) .NET
3 4 (2.30%) HTML
3 4 (2.30%) LAMP
3 4 (2.30%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (1.15%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.15%) CSS
4 2 (1.15%) CSS3
4 2 (1.15%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.15%) HTML5
4 2 (1.15%) jQuery
4 2 (1.15%) REST
4 2 (1.15%) WCF
4 2 (1.15%) WPF
4 2 (1.15%) XML
5 1 (0.57%) COM
5 1 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 17 (9.77%) Blackberry
3 15 (8.62%) Clustering
4 10 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.87%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (2.30%) CESG
6 4 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.30%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.15%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.15%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.15%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.15%) PMI
8 2 (1.15%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 141 (81.03%) Windows
2 70 (40.23%) Windows Server
3 38 (21.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (21.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (20.11%) Windows 7
6 25 (14.37%) Linux
7 24 (13.79%) Windows 8
8 22 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (9.77%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.60%) Windows 2000
10 8 (4.60%) Windows Vista
11 7 (4.02%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (2.87%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.72%) Android
14 2 (1.15%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.15%) Unix
15 1 (0.57%) AIX
15 1 (0.57%) HPUX
15 1 (0.57%) Solaris
15 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.74%) ITIL
2 17 (9.77%) Document Management
3 16 (9.20%) Incident Management
4 12 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 10 (5.75%) CRM
6 8 (4.60%) Project Management
6 8 (4.60%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (4.02%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.02%) Identity Management
7 7 (4.02%) Information Security
7 7 (4.02%) ITIL V3
7 7 (4.02%) Programme Management
7 7 (4.02%) Service Management
8 6 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (3.45%) DevOps
9 5 (2.87%) Business Continuity
9 5 (2.87%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (2.87%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.54%) SQL
2 16 (9.20%) PowerShell
3 11 (6.32%) Java
4 10 (5.75%) PHP
5 5 (2.87%) VB
6 2 (1.15%) C#
6 2 (1.15%) Perl
6 2 (1.15%) Python
6 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.15%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (17.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (16.09%) Security Cleared
3 23 (13.22%) SC Cleared
4 22 (12.64%) MCSE
5 16 (9.20%) MCSA
6 14 (8.05%) Degree
7 12 (6.90%) MCITP
7 12 (6.90%) MCP
8 10 (5.75%) A+ Certification
8 10 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (5.75%) Network+ Certification
9 9 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (4.60%) CCNA
10 8 (4.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.87%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.72%) MCTS
12 3 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (1.15%) LPIC
13 2 (1.15%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) SLA
2 5 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.77%) Hyper-V
3 13 (7.47%) XenApp
4 10 (5.75%) VMware ESX
5 9 (5.17%) vSphere
6 8 (4.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (4.60%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.30%) Snort
8 3 (1.72%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.72%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.15%) NFS
9 2 (1.15%) XenServer
10 1 (0.57%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.57%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.57%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (14.37%) SCCM
2 16 (9.20%) McAfee ePO
3 13 (7.47%) Backup Exec
4 12 (6.90%) NetBackup
5 8 (4.60%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (2.30%) WSUS
7 3 (1.72%) MOM
7 3 (1.72%) SCDPM
7 3 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.15%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.15%) SCOM
9 1 (0.57%) Nagios
9 1 (0.57%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.57%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 107 (61.49%) Microsoft
2 69 (39.66%) VMware
3 36 (20.69%) Citrix
4 16 (9.20%) McAfee
5 13 (7.47%) HP
6 11 (6.32%) Cisco
7 10 (5.75%) Dell
8 8 (4.60%) Blue Coat
8 8 (4.60%) Infoblox
8 8 (4.60%) Juniper
8 8 (4.60%) Symantec
9 7 (4.02%) SAP
10 5 (2.87%) Apple
10 5 (2.87%) IBM
11 4 (2.30%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.30%) NetApp
11 4 (2.30%) Oracle
11 4 (2.30%) Sourcefire
11 4 (2.30%) Splunk
11 4 (2.30%) Websense
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