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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 48 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 87 91 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.57% 4.80% 5.75%
As % of the System Software category 61.27% 56.52% 71.17%
Number of salaries quoted 76 85 96
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median 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
142 161 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.09% 8.50% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 117 151 129
Median salary £34,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £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 5 December 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 133 (71.12%) Windows
2 80 (42.78%) Microsoft
3 74 (39.57%) Windows Server
4 64 (34.22%) Firewall
5 58 (31.02%) VMware
6 57 (30.48%) Citrix
7 56 (29.95%) SQL Server
8 46 (24.60%) MS Exchange
9 45 (24.06%) VPN
9 45 (24.06%) DNS
10 43 (22.99%) ITIL
10 43 (22.99%) SQL
10 43 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
11 42 (22.46%) WAN
12 40 (21.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 38 (20.32%) MS Excel
14 37 (19.79%) Windows Server 2008
15 35 (18.72%) LAN
16 33 (17.65%) Finance
17 32 (17.11%) Windows 7
18 29 (15.51%) Hyper-V
18 29 (15.51%) SAN
19 28 (14.97%) TCP/IP
19 28 (14.97%) Driving Licence
20 27 (14.44%) Data Centre
20 27 (14.44%) DHCP
21 26 (13.90%) PowerShell
22 25 (13.37%) Security Management
23 24 (12.83%) HP
24 23 (12.30%) Linux

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 (24.60%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.16%) SharePoint
3 17 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (6.95%) IIS
5 8 (4.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.21%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.67%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 38 (20.32%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.16%) MS Office
3 5 (2.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.67%) OpenText MBPM
2 5 (2.67%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (3.74%) Office 365
2 6 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (34.22%) Firewall
2 45 (24.06%) DNS
2 45 (24.06%) VPN
3 42 (22.46%) WAN
4 35 (18.72%) LAN
5 29 (15.51%) SAN
6 28 (14.97%) TCP/IP
7 27 (14.44%) DHCP
8 19 (10.16%) VLAN
9 17 (9.09%) Internet
9 17 (9.09%) NAS
10 16 (8.56%) VoIP
11 15 (8.02%) WLAN
12 14 (7.49%) Network Security
13 13 (6.95%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (6.95%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (6.42%) NetScreen
14 12 (6.42%) SMTP
15 11 (5.88%) Broadband
15 11 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (29.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (8.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.60%) IDOL
7 2 (1.07%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (17.65%) Finance
2 14 (7.49%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.42%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.88%) Electronics
4 11 (5.88%) Marketing
5 7 (3.74%) Legal
6 4 (2.14%) Front Office
6 4 (2.14%) Law
7 1 (0.53%) Back Office
7 1 (0.53%) Billing
7 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (30.48%) Analyst
2 37 (19.79%) Support Analyst
3 30 (16.04%) IT Support
4 25 (13.37%) IT Analyst
5 23 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (12.30%) Windows Engineer
6 22 (11.76%) Active Directory Engineer
6 22 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 22 (11.76%) Technical Support
7 20 (10.70%) Support Engineer
8 19 (10.16%) Server Engineer
9 18 (9.63%) 2nd Line Support
10 17 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
11 16 (8.56%) Active Directory Analyst
11 16 (8.56%) Network Engineer
11 16 (8.56%) Service Analyst
11 16 (8.56%) Service Desk Analyst
12 15 (8.02%) Administrator
13 13 (6.95%) Active Directory Support
14 12 (6.42%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.74%) .NET
2 3 (1.60%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.60%) CSS
3 2 (1.07%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.07%) CSS3
3 2 (1.07%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.07%) HTML
3 2 (1.07%) HTML5
3 2 (1.07%) jQuery
3 2 (1.07%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.97%) Driving Licence
2 27 (14.44%) Data Centre
3 20 (10.70%) Clustering
4 16 (8.56%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.95%) NHS
6 10 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.28%) Computer Science
8 7 (3.74%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (3.21%) Blackberry
10 5 (2.67%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.60%) Statistics
12 2 (1.07%) IPTV
12 2 (1.07%) N-Tier
12 2 (1.07%) Replication
12 2 (1.07%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.53%) CMDB
13 1 (0.53%) Cybercrime
13 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
13 1 (0.53%) iSeries
13 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 133 (71.12%) Windows
2 74 (39.57%) Windows Server
3 40 (21.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (19.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (17.11%) Windows 7
6 23 (12.30%) Linux
7 10 (5.35%) Windows 8
7 10 (5.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.28%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.21%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.07%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.99%) ITIL
2 25 (13.37%) Security Management
3 22 (11.76%) Patch Management
4 21 (11.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (9.09%) Change Control
5 17 (9.09%) Information Security
5 17 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 17 (9.09%) Service Management
6 15 (8.02%) Information Security Management
6 15 (8.02%) ISMS
7 12 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 10 (5.35%) Change Management
9 10 (5.35%) Identity Access Management
10 9 (4.81%) Data Protection
10 9 (4.81%) Network Management
11 8 (4.28%) Workflow
12 7 (3.74%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.99%) SQL
2 26 (13.90%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.95%) C#
4 6 (3.21%) T-SQL
4 6 (3.21%) VB
4 6 (3.21%) VBScript
5 2 (1.07%) C++
5 2 (1.07%) Java
5 2 (1.07%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (11.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (8.56%) MCSE
3 15 (8.02%) MCP
4 11 (5.88%) Degree
5 10 (5.35%) MCSA
6 9 (4.81%) Security Cleared
6 9 (4.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (3.74%) CCNA
7 7 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.21%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.14%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.07%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.07%) HNC
10 2 (1.07%) HND
10 2 (1.07%) MCITP
11 1 (0.53%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.53%) CCIE
11 1 (0.53%) CCNP
11 1 (0.53%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.16%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (15.51%) Hyper-V
3 19 (10.16%) Terminal Services
4 17 (9.09%) Firmware
5 12 (6.42%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (4.28%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.74%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (3.21%) XenApp
9 3 (1.60%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.60%) vSphere
10 2 (1.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.07%) XenServer
11 1 (0.53%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (5.35%) WSUS
2 8 (4.28%) SCCM
3 4 (2.14%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (1.60%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.60%) SCOM
5 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.53%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.53%) Ansible
6 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.53%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.53%) MOM
6 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.53%) Puppet
6 1 (0.53%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.53%) SCSM
6 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 80 (42.78%) Microsoft
2 58 (31.02%) VMware
3 57 (30.48%) Citrix
4 24 (12.83%) HP
5 19 (10.16%) Cisco
6 16 (8.56%) CommVault
7 12 (6.42%) CheckPoint
8 11 (5.88%) SAP
9 10 (5.35%) Sophos
10 7 (3.74%) iManage
11 6 (3.21%) Dell
12 4 (2.14%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.60%) arcserve
13 3 (1.60%) Avaya
13 3 (1.60%) IBM
13 3 (1.60%) Intel Security
13 3 (1.60%) Mitel
13 3 (1.60%) NetApp
13 3 (1.60%) Nimble Storage
13 3 (1.60%) Symantec
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