The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 49 62 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 44 30 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.96% 2.38% 6.31%
As % of the System Software category 51.76% 37.97% 64.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 44
Median salary £32,500 £36,750 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.56% +14.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
85 79 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.66% 6.27% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 63 51 70
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 77 (81.91%) Windows
2 50 (53.19%) Windows Server
3 39 (41.49%) VMware
4 38 (40.43%) Microsoft
5 32 (34.04%) SQL
6 29 (30.85%) MS Exchange
6 29 (30.85%) SCCM
7 28 (29.79%) Cisco
8 26 (27.66%) SAN
9 25 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (25.53%) DNS
11 23 (24.47%) PowerShell
11 23 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (22.34%) LAN
13 20 (21.28%) WAN
13 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
13 20 (21.28%) Finance
14 17 (18.09%) Citrix
15 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (15.96%) DHCP
16 15 (15.96%) VPN
16 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
16 15 (15.96%) Hyper-V
16 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (14.89%) Firewall
18 13 (13.83%) Windows XP
18 13 (13.83%) ITIL
18 13 (13.83%) Oracle
18 13 (13.83%) Linux
19 11 (11.70%) Degree

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 29 (30.85%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.64%) IIS
4 5 (5.32%) Apache
4 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.32%) Skype for Business
4 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.19%) Confluence
7 2 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.13%) JBoss
7 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Office 365
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.66%) SAN
2 24 (25.53%) DNS
3 21 (22.34%) LAN
4 20 (21.28%) WAN
5 15 (15.96%) DHCP
5 15 (15.96%) VPN
6 14 (14.89%) Firewall
7 8 (8.51%) NAS
8 6 (6.38%) Skype
9 5 (5.32%) WLAN
10 4 (4.26%) Network Security
11 3 (3.19%) IP Telephony
11 3 (3.19%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.13%) Internet
12 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
13 1 (1.06%) LDAP
13 1 (1.06%) MPLS
13 1 (1.06%) VoIP
13 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.32%) MySQL
4 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.19%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.06%) QlikView
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.26%) JIRA
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.19%) Subversion
3 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.13%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.13%) GCC
4 2 (2.13%) Maven
4 2 (2.13%) MSI
4 2 (2.13%) NuGet
4 2 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.06%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.06%) FogBugz
General
1 20 (21.28%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) Games
4 2 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (1.06%) German Language
5 1 (1.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Local Government
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (28.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (26.60%) Support Engineer
3 16 (17.02%) Analyst
4 14 (14.89%) Infrastructure Support
5 13 (13.83%) IT Engineer
6 12 (12.77%) Administrator
6 12 (12.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 12 (12.77%) IT Support
6 12 (12.77%) Support Analyst
6 12 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (11.70%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (11.70%) Systems Support
7 11 (11.70%) Systems Support Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) IT Analyst
8 9 (9.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (8.51%) IT Support Analyst
9 8 (8.51%) Site Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) .NET
2 3 (3.19%) LAMP
2 3 (3.19%) Web Services
3 2 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.32%) Fat Client
2 5 (5.32%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.06%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.06%) EPoS
5 1 (1.06%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 77 (81.91%) Windows
2 50 (53.19%) Windows Server
3 23 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (13.83%) Linux
6 13 (13.83%) Windows XP
7 11 (11.70%) Windows 2000
8 10 (10.64%) Windows 7
9 8 (8.51%) OpenVMS
10 5 (5.32%) Ubuntu
10 5 (5.32%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.13%) Android
12 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.13%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.83%) ITIL
2 10 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
3 7 (7.45%) Information Security
3 7 (7.45%) Time Management
4 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity
4 6 (6.38%) Line Management
5 5 (5.32%) Change Control
5 5 (5.32%) Coaching
5 5 (5.32%) Configuration Management
5 5 (5.32%) DevOps
5 5 (5.32%) Network Management
5 5 (5.32%) QMS
5 5 (5.32%) Quality Management
6 4 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.19%) High Availability
7 3 (3.19%) Server Building
7 3 (3.19%) Service Management
7 3 (3.19%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (2.13%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.04%) SQL
2 23 (24.47%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.45%) Python
4 5 (5.32%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.32%) VBScript
5 4 (4.26%) Java
6 3 (3.19%) Perl
7 2 (2.13%) C#
8 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.06%) Ruby
8 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) Degree
1 11 (11.70%) MCSE
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.38%) CCNA
3 6 (6.38%) HND
4 3 (3.19%) CCNP
4 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.13%) MCITP
6 1 (1.06%) CISM
6 1 (1.06%) CISSP
6 1 (1.06%) ISEB
6 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.06%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) SLA
2 3 (3.19%) COBIT
3 2 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 25 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.96%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.45%) VMware ESX
4 6 (6.38%) XenApp
5 5 (5.32%) Terminal Services
6 4 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.19%) BitLocker
7 3 (3.19%) MetaFrame
7 3 (3.19%) vSphere
7 3 (3.19%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.13%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.13%) NDS
8 2 (2.13%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 2 (2.13%) UAG
8 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (30.85%) SCCM
2 11 (11.70%) SCOM
3 8 (8.51%) Puppet
4 7 (7.45%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.45%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (6.38%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (5.32%) SCVMM
7 4 (4.26%) Ansible
7 4 (4.26%) DameWare
7 4 (4.26%) Nagios
8 2 (2.13%) Capistrano
8 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (2.13%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 2 (2.13%) PowerCLI
8 2 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (2.13%) yum
9 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (41.49%) VMware
2 38 (40.43%) Microsoft
3 28 (29.79%) Cisco
4 17 (18.09%) Citrix
5 13 (13.83%) Oracle
6 8 (8.51%) HP
7 7 (7.45%) F5
7 7 (7.45%) Intel Security
7 7 (7.45%) SolarWinds
8 6 (6.38%) Dell
9 5 (5.32%) Perforce
10 4 (4.26%) WatchGuard
11 3 (3.19%) Atlassian
11 3 (3.19%) Brocade
11 3 (3.19%) Percona
11 3 (3.19%) Riverbed
11 3 (3.19%) Sophos
11 3 (3.19%) Symantec
11 3 (3.19%) Varonis
12 2 (2.13%) Splunk
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