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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 55 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 55 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.44% 4.57% 2.60%
As % of the System Software category 52.05% 82.09% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 18
Average salary £38,000 £35,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.80% +10.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
73 67 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.61% 5.57% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 60
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 67 (88.16%) Windows
2 50 (65.79%) Microsoft
3 44 (57.89%) VMware
4 36 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (44.74%) ITIL
6 31 (40.79%) MS Exchange
6 31 (40.79%) Citrix
7 29 (38.16%) MS Excel
8 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (31.58%) SAN
10 22 (28.95%) Hyper-V
11 21 (27.63%) Windows 7
12 20 (26.32%) HP
12 20 (26.32%) MS Office
13 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (25.00%) Firewall
14 18 (23.68%) DNS
15 17 (22.37%) DHCP
16 16 (21.05%) PowerShell
17 15 (19.74%) SCCM
17 15 (19.74%) MCSE
18 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
18 14 (18.42%) Cisco
18 14 (18.42%) SCOM
18 14 (18.42%) XenApp
19 13 (17.11%) vSphere
19 13 (17.11%) WorkSite
19 13 (17.11%) Service Delivery

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 31 (40.79%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.11%) WorkSite
3 12 (15.79%) IIS
4 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (6.58%) Lync
6 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.95%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (38.16%) MS Excel
2 20 (26.32%) MS Office
3 6 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.58%) SAN
2 19 (25.00%) Firewall
3 18 (23.68%) DNS
4 17 (22.37%) DHCP
5 13 (17.11%) WAN
5 13 (17.11%) LAN
6 8 (10.53%) VPN
7 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
8 5 (6.58%) IP Telephony
8 5 (6.58%) VLAN
8 5 (6.58%) IPv4
9 4 (5.26%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (5.26%) Internet
10 3 (3.95%) Extranet
11 2 (2.63%) VoIP
11 2 (2.63%) Network Security
11 2 (2.63%) NAS
12 1 (1.32%) LDAP
12 1 (1.32%) PBX
12 1 (1.32%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.95%) IDOL
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (14.47%) Law
2 10 (13.16%) Back Office
3 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.58%) Finance
4 4 (5.26%) Legal
4 4 (5.26%) Advertising
4 4 (5.26%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.32%) French Language
5 1 (1.32%) German Language
5 1 (1.32%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) Analyst
2 14 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Service Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Support Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Team Leader
5 6 (7.89%) Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) IT Support
7 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 4 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Server Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) Middleware
2 3 (3.95%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) .NET
3 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.58%) Clustering
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (88.16%) Windows
2 34 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (27.63%) Windows 7
5 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (13.16%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.32%) Linux
8 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) ITIL
2 13 (17.11%) Service Delivery
3 10 (13.16%) Project Management
4 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.89%) Service Management
5 6 (7.89%) Change Management
5 6 (7.89%) Information Security
6 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.58%) CRM
6 5 (6.58%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.58%) Time Management
7 4 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.26%) ERP
8 2 (2.63%) Quality Management
8 2 (2.63%) Content Management
8 2 (2.63%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.63%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.63%) Line Management
8 2 (2.63%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.89%) VBScript
3 5 (6.58%) SQL
4 2 (2.63%) C
5 1 (1.32%) C#
5 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (19.74%) MCSE
3 11 (14.47%) MCSA
4 10 (13.16%) Degree
5 8 (10.53%) MCITP
6 7 (9.21%) MCP
7 4 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.95%) CCNA
9 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.32%) CCA
10 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.32%) CCNP
10 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (28.95%) Hyper-V
3 14 (18.42%) XenApp
4 13 (17.11%) vSphere
5 5 (6.58%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.26%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.63%) NFS
7 2 (2.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (19.74%) SCCM
2 14 (18.42%) SCOM
3 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 50 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 44 (57.89%) VMware
3 31 (40.79%) Citrix
4 20 (26.32%) HP
5 14 (18.42%) Cisco
6 5 (6.58%) Compaq
7 3 (3.95%) Dell
7 3 (3.95%) EMC
7 3 (3.95%) Interwoven
7 3 (3.95%) Lotus
8 2 (2.63%) Symantec
8 2 (2.63%) Sophos
9 1 (1.32%) McAfee
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.32%) Sage
9 1 (1.32%) Hyland
9 1 (1.32%) Altiris
9 1 (1.32%) Twitter
9 1 (1.32%) Avaya
9 1 (1.32%) NetApp
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Good On Call + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 14 days ago