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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 44 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 69 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.05% 4.05% 4.53%
As % of the System Software category 62.16% 55.70% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 35
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,450 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,909 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.51%
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
111 79 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.13% 7.27% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 72 55 45
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £27,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £42,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 8 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

1 100 (87.72%) Windows
2 87 (76.32%) Microsoft
3 66 (57.89%) VMware
4 58 (50.88%) DNS
5 57 (50.00%) DHCP
5 57 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (46.49%) Windows Server
7 51 (44.74%) SQL Server
8 49 (42.98%) SQL
9 47 (41.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 40 (35.09%) Firewall
11 38 (33.33%) SAN
12 36 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (28.95%) MS Excel
13 33 (28.95%) MS Exchange
14 30 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
15 29 (25.44%) SCCM
16 28 (24.56%) ITIL
16 28 (24.56%) Windows Server 2003
17 23 (20.18%) SLA
17 23 (20.18%) Dell
18 22 (19.30%) PowerShell
18 22 (19.30%) Hyper-V
19 21 (18.42%) Finance
20 20 (17.54%) Clustering
20 20 (17.54%) HP
20 20 (17.54%) SCOM
21 19 (16.67%) Business Continuity
21 19 (16.67%) Citrix
21 19 (16.67%) LAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 33 (28.95%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.67%) IIS
3 9 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.63%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.77%) MS Office
3 2 (1.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (7.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.75%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 30 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (50.88%) DNS
2 57 (50.00%) DHCP
3 40 (35.09%) Firewall
4 38 (33.33%) SAN
5 19 (16.67%) LAN
6 18 (15.79%) WAN
7 5 (4.39%) SSL
8 4 (3.51%) Internet
9 3 (2.63%) NAS
9 3 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (2.63%) Wireless
10 2 (1.75%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.75%) IPv4
10 2 (1.75%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.75%) SMS
10 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.88%) FTP
11 1 (0.88%) HTTP
11 1 (0.88%) SMTP
11 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MSI
General
1 21 (18.42%) Finance
2 12 (10.53%) Back Office
3 10 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.89%) Electronics
4 9 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.89%) Marketing
5 6 (5.26%) Banking
6 4 (3.51%) Games
7 3 (2.63%) Publishing
8 2 (1.75%) Retail
9 1 (0.88%) Law
9 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (15.79%) IT Engineer
3 14 (12.28%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (11.40%) Analyst
5 11 (9.65%) DBA
5 11 (9.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) SQL DBA
7 9 (7.89%) Senior IT Engineer
8 8 (7.02%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Administrator
10 6 (5.26%) Backup Administrator
10 6 (5.26%) Storage Administrator
11 5 (4.39%) Consultant
11 5 (4.39%) EMC Storage Administrator
11 5 (4.39%) Service Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Service Desk Analyst
12 4 (3.51%) IT Support
12 4 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (3.51%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) .NET
2 3 (2.63%) XML
3 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.75%) COM
3 2 (1.75%) REST
3 2 (1.75%) SOAP
3 2 (1.75%) WCF
3 2 (1.75%) Web Services
4 1 (0.88%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.88%) CSS
4 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.54%) Clustering
2 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.39%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.63%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.75%) iPhone
6 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.88%) EMC Centera
6 1 (0.88%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.88%) EMV
6 1 (0.88%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.88%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 100 (87.72%) Windows
2 57 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 53 (46.49%) Windows Server
4 36 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (24.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (14.04%) Windows 7
7 8 (7.02%) Linux
7 8 (7.02%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.75%) Unix
10 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.56%) ITIL
2 19 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 15 (13.16%) Project Management
4 13 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (11.40%) Load Balancing
5 12 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (9.65%) Change Control
6 11 (9.65%) Matrix Management
7 10 (8.77%) CRM
7 10 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (7.89%) Programme Management
9 8 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.26%) Migration
10 6 (5.26%) Problem Management
10 6 (5.26%) Service Management
11 5 (4.39%) Database Mirroring
11 5 (4.39%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.51%) Change Management
12 4 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.98%) SQL
2 22 (19.30%) PowerShell
3 14 (12.28%) T-SQL
4 10 (8.77%) VBScript
5 5 (4.39%) C#
6 2 (1.75%) Java
6 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.75%) VBA
7 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.53%) MCSE
3 6 (5.26%) Degree
3 6 (5.26%) MCP
3 6 (5.26%) MCSA
4 4 (3.51%) MCITP
5 3 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.88%) CCNA
7 1 (0.88%) CCNP
7 1 (0.88%) RHCE
7 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.18%) SLA
2 14 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 47 (41.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (19.30%) Hyper-V
3 16 (14.04%) vSphere
4 8 (7.02%) XenApp
5 6 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (3.51%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.75%) UAG
9 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (25.44%) SCCM
2 20 (17.54%) SCOM
3 8 (7.02%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (5.26%) Puppet
5 4 (3.51%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.63%) WSUS
7 2 (1.75%) EdgeSight
7 2 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.75%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 87 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 66 (57.89%) VMware
3 23 (20.18%) Dell
4 20 (17.54%) HP
5 19 (16.67%) Citrix
6 14 (12.28%) EMC
6 14 (12.28%) Kaspersky
6 14 (12.28%) Siemens
6 14 (12.28%) WatchGuard
7 13 (11.40%) Cisco
8 11 (9.65%) IBM
9 9 (7.89%) SAP
10 6 (5.26%) Symantec
11 4 (3.51%) Intel Security
12 2 (1.75%) AppSense
12 2 (1.75%) Avaya
12 2 (1.75%) Compaq
12 2 (1.75%) IFS
12 2 (1.75%) Oracle
12 2 (1.75%) SolarWinds
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