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 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 63 65 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -32
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 54 29 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.81% 2.52% 6.54%
As % of the System Software category 51.92% 43.28% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 33
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £51,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
104 67 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.33% 5.81% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 56
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £51,500
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 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 22 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 83 (88.30%) Windows
2 48 (51.06%) ITIL
3 46 (48.94%) Microsoft
4 41 (43.62%) MS Excel
5 39 (41.49%) MS Office
6 36 (38.30%) Windows 7
7 27 (28.72%) Law
8 25 (26.60%) Legal
9 23 (24.47%) MS PowerPoint
9 23 (24.47%) WorkSite
10 21 (22.34%) MS Exchange
11 20 (21.28%) Interwoven
12 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (17.02%) Hyper-V
15 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (15.96%) Citrix
16 14 (14.89%) Lotus
17 13 (13.83%) Firewall
18 12 (12.77%) VMware
18 12 (12.77%) Windows XP
19 11 (11.70%) DNS
19 11 (11.70%) SCCM
19 11 (11.70%) MCITP
19 11 (11.70%) Incident Management
20 10 (10.64%) Finance
21 9 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
21 9 (9.57%) PowerShell
21 9 (9.57%) Business Continuity
21 9 (9.57%) Intel

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 23 (24.47%) WorkSite
2 21 (22.34%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.51%) Lotus Domino
4 6 (6.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (6.38%) IBM Notes
4 6 (6.38%) Lync
5 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.19%) IIS
8 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.06%) Apache
9 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 41 (43.62%) MS Excel
2 39 (41.49%) MS Office
3 23 (24.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) Firewall
2 11 (11.70%) DNS
3 7 (7.45%) VPN
3 7 (7.45%) SAN
4 6 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.38%) DHCP
5 3 (3.19%) SSL
5 3 (3.19%) LDAP
6 2 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.13%) IPv4
6 2 (2.13%) LAN
6 2 (2.13%) WAN
6 2 (2.13%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (2.13%) VLAN
6 2 (2.13%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.06%) PBX
7 1 (1.06%) Intranet
7 1 (1.06%) DDNS
7 1 (1.06%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.06%) QlikView
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (28.72%) Law
2 25 (26.60%) Legal
3 10 (10.64%) Finance
4 4 (4.26%) Publishing
5 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.13%) Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.06%) French Language
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (44.68%) Analyst
2 30 (31.91%) Support Analyst
3 28 (29.79%) Service Analyst
3 28 (29.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 23 (24.47%) 2nd Line Support
5 21 (22.34%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 11 (11.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) IT Support
8 7 (7.45%) Team Leader
9 6 (6.38%) Senior IT Support
10 5 (5.32%) Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) Desktop Support
11 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
11 4 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (3.19%) Senior Support Engineer
12 3 (3.19%) Desktop Analyst
12 3 (3.19%) Security Engineer
12 3 (3.19%) Service Desk Manager
12 3 (3.19%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.19%) HTML
4 1 (1.06%) JGroups
4 1 (1.06%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.06%) REST
4 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.06%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.06%) WCF
4 1 (1.06%) JSON
4 1 (1.06%) SOAP
4 1 (1.06%) XML
4 1 (1.06%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.32%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.13%) Clustering
3 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) PDA
4 1 (1.06%) Animation
4 1 (1.06%) NHS
4 1 (1.06%) Firmware
4 1 (1.06%) AS400
4 1 (1.06%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 83 (88.30%) Windows
2 36 (38.30%) Windows 7
3 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.77%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.38%) Linux
7 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.13%) UNIX
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.06%) ITIL
2 11 (11.70%) Incident Management
3 9 (9.57%) Business Continuity
4 6 (6.38%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.38%) Workflow
5 5 (5.32%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (5.32%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (5.32%) Information Security
5 5 (5.32%) BCP
5 5 (5.32%) Project Management
6 3 (3.19%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.19%) Cyber Security
6 3 (3.19%) Service Desk Management
6 3 (3.19%) Software Deployment
6 3 (3.19%) Web Development
6 3 (3.19%) Performance Management
6 3 (3.19%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.19%) Service Management
7 2 (2.13%) Change Management
7 2 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.38%) SQL
3 4 (4.26%) VBScript
3 4 (4.26%) C#
3 4 (4.26%) Perl
4 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (1.06%) R
6 1 (1.06%) Python
6 1 (1.06%) RPG
6 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.70%) MCITP
3 8 (8.51%) MCSE
4 4 (4.26%) MCSA
4 4 (4.26%) Degree
5 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.13%) MCP
6 2 (2.13%) CCA
6 2 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.06%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) SLA
2 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 16 (17.02%) Hyper-V
2 9 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.38%) XenApp
4 3 (3.19%) vSphere
5 2 (2.13%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.13%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 2 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.06%) NFS
6 1 (1.06%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) SCCM
2 7 (7.45%) SCOM
3 3 (3.19%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.13%) WSUS
5 1 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.06%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.06%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.06%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.06%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 46 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.28%) Interwoven
3 15 (15.96%) Citrix
4 14 (14.89%) Lotus
5 12 (12.77%) VMware
6 9 (9.57%) Intel
7 8 (8.51%) Cisco
8 7 (7.45%) HP
9 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.19%) CommVault
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle
11 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.06%) Twitter
11 1 (1.06%) Vertica
11 1 (1.06%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.06%) Avaya
11 1 (1.06%) Informatica
11 1 (1.06%) Veritas
11 1 (1.06%) Apple
11 1 (1.06%) Sage
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 30 Days Holiday, BUPA + More
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Skyscanner
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Posted: 19 days ago