The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 42 21 47
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +26
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 20 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.32% 9.26% 4.80%
As % of the System Software category 40.82% 53.03% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 17
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £23,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Active Directory
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

System Software Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
49 66 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.58% 17.46% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 39 59 27
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -17.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £23,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,950 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cheltenham region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 35 (87.50%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) VMware
2 29 (72.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 23 (57.50%) Windows Server
6 17 (42.50%) Citrix
6 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
6 17 (42.50%) Firewall
7 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (35.00%) Advertising
8 14 (35.00%) MCSE
9 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
10 12 (30.00%) XenApp
11 11 (27.50%) SQL
11 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
12 10 (25.00%) VPN
12 10 (25.00%) Dell
12 10 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (22.50%) Cisco
13 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
13 9 (22.50%) SAN
14 8 (20.00%) IIS
14 8 (20.00%) HP
14 8 (20.00%) XenDesktop
14 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
15 7 (17.50%) MySQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
3 8 (20.00%) IIS
4 7 (17.50%) Apache
4 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) Firewall
2 10 (25.00%) VPN
3 9 (22.50%) SAN
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (12.50%) DHCP
4 5 (12.50%) DNS
4 5 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.50%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) HTTP
6 1 (2.50%) LAN
6 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.50%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
6 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) MySQL
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (35.00%) Advertising
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) IT Engineer
2 14 (35.00%) Support Engineer
3 13 (32.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (32.50%) IT Support
4 12 (30.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (22.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 8 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
7 7 (17.50%) Senior IT Support
7 7 (17.50%) Senior Support Engineer
8 6 (15.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (12.50%) Administrator
9 5 (12.50%) IT Manager
9 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (10.00%) IT Administrator
10 4 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
10 4 (10.00%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) LAMP
2 1 (2.50%) COM
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (7.50%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.00%) iPad
5 1 (2.50%) CESG
5 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (87.50%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (57.50%) Windows Server
5 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (17.50%) Linux
7 3 (7.50%) CentOS
7 3 (7.50%) FreeNAS
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.00%) High Availability
1 4 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (7.50%) Patch Management
3 2 (5.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (5.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.50%) DevOps
4 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.50%) Security Operations
4 1 (2.50%) SIEM
4 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (17.50%) Perl
3 7 (17.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (35.00%) MCSE
2 14 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.50%) CCNA
4 5 (12.50%) MCITP
5 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) CCIE
7 1 (2.50%) CCNP
7 1 (2.50%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
3 12 (30.00%) XenApp
4 10 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (10.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) VMware
2 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (42.50%) Citrix
4 10 (25.00%) Dell
5 9 (22.50%) Cisco
6 8 (20.00%) HP
7 4 (10.00%) Rackspace
7 4 (10.00%) Remedy
8 3 (7.50%) Apple
8 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.50%) AppSense
9 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.50%) Symantec
9 1 (2.50%) Twitter
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