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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 43 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.11% 4.00% 4.36%
As % of the System Software category 39.02% 37.50% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 13
Median salary £42,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £21,500 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £39,700
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +4.61%
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
41 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.54% 10.67% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 20
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 29 July 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 29 (78.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (70.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (64.86%) Windows Server
5 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
5 22 (59.46%) VMware
6 17 (45.95%) Firewall
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
7 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
7 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
8 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (32.43%) MCSE
11 12 (32.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
12 11 (29.73%) Citrix
12 11 (29.73%) Cisco
13 10 (27.03%) Advertising
13 10 (27.03%) SQL
14 9 (24.32%) HP
14 9 (24.32%) Dell
14 9 (24.32%) VPN
15 8 (21.62%) IIS
15 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
16 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Storage
16 7 (18.92%) MCITP
16 7 (18.92%) SCCM

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 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
2 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
4 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (21.62%) IIS
5 6 (16.22%) Apache
6 4 (10.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) Firewall
2 9 (24.32%) VPN
3 7 (18.92%) iSCSI
3 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
4 6 (16.22%) DNS
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (13.51%) DHCP
6 4 (10.81%) LAN
6 4 (10.81%) WAN
7 3 (8.11%) Internet
7 3 (8.11%) SAN
8 2 (5.41%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.70%) HTTP
9 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (27.03%) Advertising
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) IT Engineer
3 11 (29.73%) Support Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) IT Support
5 7 (18.92%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) IT Manager
7 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (13.51%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 4 (10.81%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (10.81%) Senior IT Engineer
9 3 (8.11%) Administrator
9 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) LAMP
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (10.81%) Digital Media
3 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.11%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
4 2 (5.41%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.70%) iPad
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 29 (78.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (70.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (64.86%) Windows Server
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
7 7 (18.92%) Linux
8 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
9 3 (8.11%) CentOS
10 2 (5.41%) FreeNAS
11 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
11 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.11%) High Availability
1 3 (8.11%) Performance Optimisation
1 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
1 3 (8.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
2 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (5.41%) Patch Management
3 1 (2.70%) Change Management
3 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
3 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (2.70%) Network Management
3 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
3 1 (2.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) Perl
2 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) MCSE
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (32.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (18.92%) CCNA
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.92%) MCITP
3 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) VCP5
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
2 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.92%) XenApp
4 5 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
5 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
1 22 (59.46%) VMware
2 11 (29.73%) Cisco
2 11 (29.73%) Citrix
3 9 (24.32%) Dell
3 9 (24.32%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) Rackspace
4 3 (8.11%) Remedy
5 2 (5.41%) Apple
5 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat