The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 48 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 68 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.38% 3.28% 3.28%
As % of the System Software category 54.84% 50.00% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 36
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £21,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
124 82 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.82% 6.55% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 78 49 81
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Glasgow

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

1 120 (91.60%) Windows
2 105 (80.15%) Microsoft
3 84 (64.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 83 (63.36%) Windows Server
5 72 (54.96%) DNS
6 71 (54.20%) VMware
7 68 (51.91%) DHCP
8 65 (49.62%) SQL
8 65 (49.62%) SQL Server
9 63 (48.09%) Firewall
10 57 (43.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 54 (41.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 44 (33.59%) SCCM
12 44 (33.59%) MS Exchange
13 43 (32.82%) SAN
13 43 (32.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 41 (31.30%) SLA
15 40 (30.53%) ITIL
15 40 (30.53%) MS Excel
16 38 (29.01%) Hyper-V
17 35 (26.72%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (25.19%) SCOM
19 32 (24.43%) Dell
20 30 (22.90%) Business Continuity
21 27 (20.61%) Project Management
22 25 (19.08%) HP
22 25 (19.08%) LAN
22 25 (19.08%) WAN
22 25 (19.08%) Load Balancing
22 25 (19.08%) Office 365

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 44 (33.59%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.21%) IIS
3 11 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.53%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 40 (30.53%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.21%) MS Office
3 4 (3.05%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Servitor
2 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (41.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (19.08%) Office 365
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (54.96%) DNS
2 68 (51.91%) DHCP
3 63 (48.09%) Firewall
4 43 (32.82%) SAN
5 25 (19.08%) LAN
5 25 (19.08%) WAN
6 3 (2.29%) Internet
6 3 (2.29%) Wireless
7 2 (1.53%) LDAP
7 2 (1.53%) SSL
7 2 (1.53%) WLAN
8 1 (0.76%) IPv4
8 1 (0.76%) NAS
8 1 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.76%) VoIP
8 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (49.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) MSI
General
1 12 (9.16%) Finance
2 8 (6.11%) Games
3 7 (5.34%) Back Office
4 6 (4.58%) Banking
4 6 (4.58%) Publishing
5 2 (1.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Law
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (48.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (20.61%) IT Engineer
3 21 (16.03%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (12.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (12.98%) Senior IT Engineer
5 13 (9.92%) Analyst
6 7 (5.34%) Administrator
6 7 (5.34%) Security Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) Backup Administrator
7 6 (4.58%) Storage Administrator
7 6 (4.58%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.82%) Applications Support
8 5 (3.82%) EMC Storage Administrator
8 5 (3.82%) IT Support
8 5 (3.82%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Linux Specialist
9 4 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.58%) .NET
2 5 (3.82%) XML
3 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.05%) REST
3 4 (3.05%) SOAP
3 4 (3.05%) WCF
3 4 (3.05%) Web Services
4 2 (1.53%) COM
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
5 1 (0.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Clustering
2 6 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.82%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.53%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.76%) EMC Centera
5 1 (0.76%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (0.76%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 120 (91.60%) Windows
2 84 (64.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 83 (63.36%) Windows Server
4 43 (32.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (26.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (9.92%) Linux
7 8 (6.11%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.34%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.29%) Unix
10 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.76%) SUSE
11 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.53%) ITIL
2 30 (22.90%) Business Continuity
3 27 (20.61%) Project Management
4 25 (19.08%) Load Balancing
5 18 (13.74%) Change Control
5 18 (13.74%) Matrix Management
6 12 (9.16%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (5.34%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (4.58%) BCP
8 6 (4.58%) Business Continuity Planning
8 6 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (4.58%) CRM
9 5 (3.82%) Facilities Management
9 5 (3.82%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.82%) Problem Management
9 5 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.05%) ITSM
10 4 (3.05%) Service Management
11 3 (2.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 65 (49.62%) SQL
2 20 (15.27%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.63%) C#
4 7 (5.34%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.58%) VBScript
6 4 (3.05%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.53%) Java
7 2 (1.53%) Perl
7 2 (1.53%) VBA
8 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.11%) Degree
3 7 (5.34%) MCSE
4 4 (3.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (3.05%) MCP
5 3 (2.29%) CCNA
5 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.29%) MCITP
5 3 (2.29%) MCSA
5 3 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.76%) PMP
6 1 (0.76%) RHCE
6 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (31.30%) SLA
2 22 (16.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 57 (43.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (29.01%) Hyper-V
3 17 (12.98%) vSphere
4 4 (3.05%) XenApp
5 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.76%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.76%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 44 (33.59%) SCCM
2 33 (25.19%) SCOM
3 8 (6.11%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (5.34%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (5.34%) Puppet
5 3 (2.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 105 (80.15%) Microsoft
2 71 (54.20%) VMware
3 32 (24.43%) Dell
4 25 (19.08%) HP
5 22 (16.79%) Kaspersky
5 22 (16.79%) Siemens
5 22 (16.79%) WatchGuard
6 16 (12.21%) EMC
7 13 (9.92%) IBM
8 12 (9.16%) Cisco
9 9 (6.87%) Citrix
10 8 (6.11%) Symantec
11 5 (3.82%) Intel Security
12 3 (2.29%) Avaya
12 3 (2.29%) Oracle
13 2 (1.53%) IFS
13 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
14 1 (0.76%) Apple
14 1 (0.76%) BMC
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