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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 42 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.91% 6.03% 4.36%
As % of the System Software category 44.44% 52.17% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 15
Average salary £29,500 £22,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.11% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £16,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
18 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.55% 11.56% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 22
Average salary £32,500 £27,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.11% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £19,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) VMware
3 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 14 (56.00%) Firewall
6 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (48.00%) Linux
8 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (40.00%) Windows XP
9 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
10 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
10 9 (36.00%) MS Office
10 9 (36.00%) VPN
11 8 (32.00%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (32.00%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (28.00%) DNS
12 7 (28.00%) DHCP
12 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
13 6 (24.00%) Citrix
14 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
14 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 5 (20.00%) WAN
14 5 (20.00%) LAN
14 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
15 4 (16.00%) MCSE
15 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (16.00%) Cisco

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (12.00%) IIS
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) VPN
3 7 (28.00%) DNS
3 7 (28.00%) DHCP
4 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.00%) WAN
4 5 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (12.00%) VLAN
5 3 (12.00%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (8.00%) Network Security
6 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 2 (8.00%) SAN
7 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) IT Support
5 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Support
6 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Project Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Firmware
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.00%) Handset
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (48.00%) Linux
5 10 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (4.00%) UNIX
9 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 8 (32.00%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MCSE
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.00%) MCP
3 2 (8.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) XenApp
2 3 (12.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 3 (12.00%) Meraki
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) Websense
6 2 (8.00%) Apple
7 1 (4.00%) Mitel
7 1 (4.00%) Sage
7 1 (4.00%) Vizioncore
7 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
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