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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 19 38 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.73% 8.92% 1.89%
As % of the System Software category 38.78% 64.41% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 5
Average salary £31,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,250 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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 59 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.19% 13.85% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 43 52 10
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £50,000 £42,000
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 Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (51.52%) VMware
4 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
5 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 13 (39.39%) Advertising
6 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (33.33%) Citrix
9 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
11 7 (21.21%) Dell
11 7 (21.21%) SAN
11 7 (21.21%) XenApp
12 6 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (18.18%) Firewall
12 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 6 (18.18%) ITIL
12 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
13 5 (15.15%) SQL
13 5 (15.15%) MCSE
13 5 (15.15%) Finance
13 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop
13 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
14 4 (12.12%) VPN
15 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
15 3 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
15 3 (9.09%) SLA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) SAN
3 6 (18.18%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) VPN
5 2 (6.06%) Internet
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) DNS
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
6 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) MS Access
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (39.39%) Advertising
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) IT Support
3 10 (30.30%) IT Support Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.12%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.12%) Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior IT Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Storage Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
6 4 (12.12%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) CESG
2 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.03%) iPad
2 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.06%) Linux
9 1 (3.03%) CentOS
9 1 (3.03%) FreeNAS
9 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (6.06%) High Availability
3 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.03%) DevOps
4 1 (3.03%) ITSM
4 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.03%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.03%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.03%) Security Operations
4 1 (3.03%) SIEM
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.15%) MCSE
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) CCIE
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.21%) XenApp
3 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop
5 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
6 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (3.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) VMware
2 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) Citrix
4 7 (21.21%) Dell
5 3 (9.09%) Remedy
6 2 (6.06%) AppSense
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.03%) Adobe
7 1 (3.03%) Apple
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Twitter
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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