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 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 62 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 39 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.12% 3.47% 2.58%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 42.74% 49.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 17
Average salary £27,500 £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £21,800 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £40,000 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
78 117 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.24% 8.13% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 43 88 31
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £43,250 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 70 (90.91%) Windows
2 58 (75.32%) Microsoft
3 39 (50.65%) VMware
4 36 (46.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 34 (44.16%) MS Exchange
7 33 (42.86%) ITIL
8 32 (41.56%) Citrix
9 31 (40.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (40.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (36.36%) Windows 7
11 27 (35.06%) DNS
12 26 (33.77%) DHCP
12 26 (33.77%) SCCM
13 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (31.17%) SAN
14 23 (29.87%) Cisco
15 20 (25.97%) HP
16 19 (24.68%) XenApp
16 19 (24.68%) vSphere
17 18 (23.38%) WAN
17 18 (23.38%) LAN
17 18 (23.38%) Firewall
18 17 (22.08%) SCOM
19 16 (20.78%) MS Office
20 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
20 15 (19.48%) Back Office
21 14 (18.18%) Windows XP
21 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
22 13 (16.88%) VPN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 34 (44.16%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (16.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (15.58%) IIS
5 10 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.19%) WorkSite
8 2 (2.60%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.60%) GroupWise
8 2 (2.60%) Lync
9 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 16 (20.78%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Google Apps
2 3 (3.90%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.06%) DNS
2 26 (33.77%) DHCP
3 24 (31.17%) SAN
4 18 (23.38%) Firewall
4 18 (23.38%) LAN
4 18 (23.38%) WAN
5 13 (16.88%) VPN
6 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 7 (9.09%) Internet
7 5 (6.49%) IPv4
7 5 (6.49%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.90%) VLAN
9 2 (2.60%) Extranet
9 2 (2.60%) VoIP
9 2 (2.60%) NAS
10 1 (1.30%) WLAN
10 1 (1.30%) SSL
10 1 (1.30%) Wireless
10 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.60%) IDOL
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (19.48%) Back Office
2 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.49%) Publishing
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Finance
5 2 (2.60%) Law
5 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.60%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.30%) French Language
6 1 (1.30%) German Language
6 1 (1.30%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Analyst
1 15 (19.48%) Team Leader
2 9 (11.69%) IT Support
3 8 (10.39%) Support Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Desktop Support
6 5 (6.49%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Support Team Leader
7 4 (5.19%) Desktop Support Team Leader
7 4 (5.19%) Desktop Team Leader
7 4 (5.19%) Operations Team Leader
7 4 (5.19%) Server Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Network Technician
8 3 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.90%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.49%) Clustering
3 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.19%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.90%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 70 (90.91%) Windows
2 36 (46.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (40.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 9 (11.69%) Windows 8
8 6 (7.79%) Mac OS
9 5 (6.49%) Android
10 2 (2.60%) Linux
11 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) ITIL
2 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2
3 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.09%) Service Management
5 5 (6.49%) Change Management
5 5 (6.49%) Information Security
5 5 (6.49%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.49%) Time Management
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (5.19%) Project Management
7 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.60%) CRM
8 2 (2.60%) ERP
8 2 (2.60%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.60%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.60%) Migration
8 2 (2.60%) Line Management
8 2 (2.60%) Network Management
8 2 (2.60%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.49%) SQL
2 5 (6.49%) VBScript
3 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (12.99%) MCSE
4 8 (10.39%) MCSA
4 8 (10.39%) CCNP
4 8 (10.39%) CCNA
5 7 (9.09%) MCP
6 6 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (6.49%) Degree
8 4 (5.19%) MCITP
9 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.30%) HND
10 1 (1.30%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.30%) CCA
10 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (40.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (24.68%) XenApp
2 19 (24.68%) vSphere
3 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.79%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.19%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.60%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.30%) NFS
7 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (33.77%) SCCM
2 17 (22.08%) SCOM
3 7 (9.09%) SCVMM
4 5 (6.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.60%) WSUS
5 2 (2.60%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 58 (75.32%) Microsoft
2 39 (50.65%) VMware
3 32 (41.56%) Citrix
4 23 (29.87%) Cisco
5 20 (25.97%) HP
6 8 (10.39%) Altiris
7 7 (9.09%) Avaya
8 6 (7.79%) CheckPoint
9 5 (6.49%) Mitel
9 5 (6.49%) Compaq
10 3 (3.90%) EMC
11 2 (2.60%) Hyland
11 2 (2.60%) Google
11 2 (2.60%) McAfee
11 2 (2.60%) Novell
11 2 (2.60%) Lotus
12 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.30%) Intel
12 1 (1.30%) NetApp
12 1 (1.30%) Dell
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