The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 108 71 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.80% 4.35% 4.71%
As % of the System Software category 69.23% 62.28% 60.48%
Number of salaries quoted 87 69 63
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,300 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
System Software Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
156 114 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.37% 6.99% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 131 101 102
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
South West

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 10 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bristol

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

1 173 (89.64%) Windows
2 118 (61.14%) Microsoft
3 91 (47.15%) VMware
4 81 (41.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 79 (40.93%) MS Exchange
6 76 (39.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 68 (35.23%) SQL Server
8 62 (32.12%) DNS
9 54 (27.98%) Firewall
10 52 (26.94%) Windows 7
11 51 (26.42%) MS Excel
11 51 (26.42%) SAN
12 49 (25.39%) VMware ESX
13 48 (24.87%) Microsoft Certification
14 45 (23.32%) SQL
15 38 (19.69%) ITIL
15 38 (19.69%) Windows Server 2003
16 37 (19.17%) SharePoint
17 35 (18.13%) VPN
17 35 (18.13%) Linux
17 35 (18.13%) Citrix
17 35 (18.13%) vSphere
18 34 (17.62%) Exchange Server 2010
18 34 (17.62%) Security Cleared
19 31 (16.06%) Degree
20 30 (15.54%) MCSE
21 29 (15.03%) MySQL
21 29 (15.03%) DHCP
21 29 (15.03%) Hyper-V
22 27 (13.99%) IIS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 79 (40.93%) MS Exchange
2 37 (19.17%) SharePoint
3 34 (17.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (13.99%) IIS
5 12 (6.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (5.18%) Lync
7 10 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (4.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (2.07%) WebSphere
10 4 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (2.07%) GroupWise
11 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.04%) MS Project Server
11 2 (1.04%) WorkSite
11 2 (1.04%) Zimbra
12 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 51 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (32.12%) DNS
2 54 (27.98%) Firewall
3 51 (26.42%) SAN
4 35 (18.13%) VPN
5 29 (15.03%) DHCP
6 26 (13.47%) TCP/IP
7 24 (12.44%) LAN
8 20 (10.36%) SMTP
9 17 (8.81%) HTTP
10 15 (7.77%) WAN
11 12 (6.22%) IPsec
12 10 (5.18%) PPTP
12 10 (5.18%) ISDN
12 10 (5.18%) VoIP
12 10 (5.18%) iSCSI
13 8 (4.15%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (4.15%) Network Security
13 8 (4.15%) H.323
14 7 (3.63%) Wireless
15 6 (3.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (35.23%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.03%) MySQL
3 8 (4.15%) Big Data
4 7 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
General
1 19 (9.84%) Legal
2 17 (8.81%) Finance
3 16 (8.29%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.70%) Back Office
5 9 (4.66%) Law
6 7 (3.63%) Military
7 6 (3.11%) Marketing
8 3 (1.55%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.04%) Advertising
10 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (15.03%) Analyst
1 29 (15.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (13.47%) Administrator
3 24 (12.44%) Support Engineer
3 24 (12.44%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (9.33%) Architect
5 17 (8.81%) IT Support
6 16 (8.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 16 (8.29%) Windows Administrator
7 14 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (5.70%) Network Engineer
9 10 (5.18%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (5.18%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (5.18%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.66%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Technical Support
11 8 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (3.63%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.63%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.40%) HTML
2 18 (9.33%) XML
3 9 (4.66%) .NET
4 4 (2.07%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.07%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.04%) Web Services
5 2 (1.04%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.52%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.52%) COM
6 1 (0.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.95%) Blackberry
2 12 (6.22%) Clustering
3 9 (4.66%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.11%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.59%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.07%) PDA
6 4 (2.07%) Replication
6 4 (2.07%) Kindle
7 3 (1.55%) Statistics
7 3 (1.55%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.04%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.04%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.52%) iPhone
9 1 (0.52%) DataPower
9 1 (0.52%) DTV
9 1 (0.52%) iPad
9 1 (0.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 173 (89.64%) Windows
2 76 (39.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (26.94%) Windows 7
4 38 (19.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (18.13%) Linux
6 24 (12.44%) Windows XP
7 20 (10.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (6.74%) Windows 8
9 9 (4.66%) UNIX
9 9 (4.66%) Windows Vista
10 7 (3.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (3.11%) AIX
12 5 (2.59%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.04%) CentOS
13 2 (1.04%) Solaris
13 2 (1.04%) Debian
13 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.52%) Android
14 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.69%) ITIL
2 18 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (7.25%) CRM
4 9 (4.66%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (4.66%) High Availability
5 8 (4.15%) DNA
6 7 (3.63%) Configuration Management
6 7 (3.63%) Project Management
6 7 (3.63%) Migration
6 7 (3.63%) Incident Management
6 7 (3.63%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (3.11%) Network Management
7 6 (3.11%) Logistics
7 6 (3.11%) PRINCE2
8 5 (2.59%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (2.59%) Problem Management
8 5 (2.59%) Change Control
9 4 (2.07%) Test Scripting
9 4 (2.07%) System Testing
9 4 (2.07%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.32%) SQL
2 9 (4.66%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.59%) Java
4 4 (2.07%) C#
5 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.55%) VBScript
5 3 (1.55%) VB
5 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.55%) Perl
5 3 (1.55%) Python
6 1 (0.52%) Ruby
6 1 (0.52%) PHP
6 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.52%) C
6 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 48 (24.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (17.62%) Security Cleared
3 31 (16.06%) Degree
4 30 (15.54%) MCSE
5 20 (10.36%) SC Cleared
6 18 (9.33%) MCSA
7 16 (8.29%) MCP
8 11 (5.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (5.18%) MCTS
10 8 (4.15%) MCITP
10 8 (4.15%) CCNA
10 8 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (3.11%) CCNP
12 5 (2.59%) CCA
12 5 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (2.07%) DV Cleared
14 2 (1.04%) MCDST
15 1 (0.52%) MCT
15 1 (0.52%) RHCE
15 1 (0.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.70%) SLA
2 4 (2.07%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 81 (41.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (25.39%) VMware ESX
3 35 (18.13%) vSphere
4 29 (15.03%) Hyper-V
5 17 (8.81%) Terminal Services
6 8 (4.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (3.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.07%) XenApp
8 4 (2.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.04%) Samba
9 2 (1.04%) NFS
9 2 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.52%) Squid
10 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (6.22%) Backup Exec
2 10 (5.18%) SCCM
3 9 (4.66%) Nagios
4 8 (4.15%) ARCserve
4 8 (4.15%) WSUS
4 8 (4.15%) logstash
5 4 (2.07%) SCOM
6 3 (1.55%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.55%) MOM
7 2 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.04%) Foglight
8 1 (0.52%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.52%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 118 (61.14%) Microsoft
2 91 (47.15%) VMware
3 35 (18.13%) Citrix
4 25 (12.95%) Cisco
5 12 (6.22%) Juniper
6 11 (5.70%) IBM
7 10 (5.18%) HP
8 9 (4.66%) EMC
8 9 (4.66%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.15%) Oracle
9 8 (4.15%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.63%) WatchGuard
11 6 (3.11%) Veeam
11 6 (3.11%) 3PAR
11 6 (3.11%) Remedy
12 5 (2.59%) Avaya
12 5 (2.59%) Apple
13 4 (2.07%) Novell
13 4 (2.07%) Dell
13 4 (2.07%) Sage
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000 - 25,000 + 5,000 car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + training and holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harding Retail
Salary: Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits to attract the best
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Pool Car + Benefits + Overtime/On call pay
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BENFITS
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago