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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 46 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.44% 3.79% 2.54%
As % of the System Software category 55.42% 44.83% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 6
Average salary £32,500 £39,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +44.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,800 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
83 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 20.65% 8.45% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71 25 13
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +57.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,880 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 81 (97.59%) Windows
2 64 (77.11%) Citrix
3 51 (61.45%) Microsoft
4 43 (51.81%) VMware
5 41 (49.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (46.99%) DNS
6 39 (46.99%) ITIL
7 38 (45.78%) MS Excel
7 38 (45.78%) XenApp
8 36 (43.37%) DHCP
9 35 (42.17%) Cisco
10 34 (40.96%) TCP/IP
10 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (38.55%) Microsoft Certification
12 31 (37.35%) Finance
13 29 (34.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (34.94%) MCSE
14 28 (33.73%) MCSA
14 28 (33.73%) VPN
15 27 (32.53%) Remedy
15 27 (32.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 23 (27.71%) Software Packaging
16 23 (27.71%) Sophos
16 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2003
16 23 (27.71%) Client/Server
16 23 (27.71%) BitLocker
17 21 (25.30%) SCCM
18 19 (22.89%) Advertising
19 16 (19.28%) Hyper-V
20 15 (18.07%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 10 (12.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.82%) Lync
4 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (45.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (18.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (46.99%) DNS
2 36 (43.37%) DHCP
3 34 (40.96%) TCP/IP
4 28 (33.73%) VPN
5 15 (18.07%) LAN
6 11 (13.25%) WAN
7 4 (4.82%) SAN
8 3 (3.61%) Firewall
9 2 (2.41%) Broadband
9 2 (2.41%) MPLS
10 1 (1.20%) Internet
10 1 (1.20%) Wireless
10 1 (1.20%) VLAN
10 1 (1.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Hudson
1 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (37.35%) Finance
2 19 (22.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (26.51%) Analyst
1 22 (26.51%) Support Specialist
2 21 (25.30%) Support Engineer
3 16 (19.28%) Wintel Support
3 16 (19.28%) Wintel Specialist
4 15 (18.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (12.05%) IT Support
6 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
6 9 (10.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (10.84%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Service Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Administrator
8 5 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.71%) Client/Server
2 7 (8.43%) Clustering
3 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 81 (97.59%) Windows
2 41 (49.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (14.46%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.23%) Linux
7 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.41%) Debian
7 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.41%) CentOS
8 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (46.99%) ITIL
2 6 (7.23%) Service Management
3 3 (3.61%) Time Management
4 2 (2.41%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (2.41%) Resource Management
4 2 (2.41%) ERP
4 2 (2.41%) DevOps
4 2 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (1.20%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.20%) Coaching
5 1 (1.20%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.20%) Change Management
5 1 (1.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.20%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.20%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) Python
2 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.41%) Java
2 2 (2.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (38.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (34.94%) MCSE
3 28 (33.73%) MCSA
4 5 (6.02%) Degree
5 4 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) MCITP
8 1 (1.20%) CCA
8 1 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (45.78%) XenApp
2 29 (34.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (32.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 23 (27.71%) BitLocker
5 16 (19.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.20%) XenServer
6 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.20%) vSphere
6 1 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (25.30%) SCCM
2 2 (2.41%) SCOM
2 2 (2.41%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.20%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 64 (77.11%) Citrix
2 51 (61.45%) Microsoft
3 43 (51.81%) VMware
4 35 (42.17%) Cisco
5 27 (32.53%) Remedy
6 23 (27.71%) Sophos
7 3 (3.61%) HP
7 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.41%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle
8 2 (2.41%) SAP
8 2 (2.41%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.20%) Websense
9 1 (1.20%) AppSense
9 1 (1.20%) Veeam
9 1 (1.20%) Symantec
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