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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 79 54 73
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 22 57 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.75% 4.07% 2.58%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 52.78% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 14
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -21.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £41,000 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
55 108 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.38% 7.71% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 41 49 32
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,642 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 27 August 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 50 (96.15%) Windows
2 45 (86.54%) Microsoft
3 24 (46.15%) MS Exchange
3 24 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (38.46%) SCCM
5 20 (38.46%) DHCP
5 20 (38.46%) DNS
5 20 (38.46%) Citrix
5 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (34.62%) Windows 7
7 17 (32.69%) VMware
8 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (28.85%) XenApp
10 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (23.08%) Cisco
12 12 (23.08%) VPN
12 12 (23.08%) LAN
12 12 (23.08%) WAN
12 12 (23.08%) Windows XP
12 12 (23.08%) SCOM
12 12 (23.08%) Back Office
12 12 (23.08%) vSphere
13 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (21.15%) Firewall
13 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2003
13 11 (21.15%) MS Office
13 11 (21.15%) ITIL
13 11 (21.15%) CCNA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (11.54%) IIS
5 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.77%) Lync
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 11 (21.15%) MS Office
3 4 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) DHCP
1 20 (38.46%) DNS
2 12 (23.08%) WAN
2 12 (23.08%) VPN
2 12 (23.08%) LAN
3 11 (21.15%) Firewall
3 11 (21.15%) SAN
4 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (1.92%) VLAN
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.92%) NAS
6 1 (1.92%) WLAN
6 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (23.08%) Back Office
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Analyst
2 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Support Technician
3 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) IT Support
4 4 (7.69%) Operations Team Leader
4 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Network Technician
4 4 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 4 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) HP StoreVirtual
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) iPad
2 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (96.15%) Windows
2 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (34.62%) Windows 7
5 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (23.08%) Windows XP
7 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.85%) Android
9 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
3 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.77%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (3.85%) ERP
5 2 (3.85%) Service Management
5 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.85%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.92%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.92%) Server Building
6 1 (1.92%) Change Control
6 1 (1.92%) CRM
6 1 (1.92%) Change Management
6 1 (1.92%) ITSM
6 1 (1.92%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (21.15%) CCNA
3 10 (19.23%) CCNP
3 10 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.62%) Degree
6 2 (3.85%) CCA
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.85%) HND
6 2 (3.85%) MCSE
7 1 (1.92%) MCSA
7 1 (1.92%) HNC
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) XenApp
2 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (23.08%) vSphere
4 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.69%) ISA Server
6 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.92%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 20 (38.46%) SCCM
2 12 (23.08%) SCOM
3 9 (17.31%) SCVMM
4 5 (9.62%) WSUS
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (5.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 45 (86.54%) Microsoft
2 20 (38.46%) Citrix
3 17 (32.69%) VMware
4 12 (23.08%) Cisco
5 10 (19.23%) HP
6 8 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 5 (9.62%) Symantec
8 4 (7.69%) McAfee
9 3 (5.77%) Hyland
10 2 (3.85%) CommVault
11 1 (1.92%) Apple
11 1 (1.92%) Intel
11 1 (1.92%) Avaya
11 1 (1.92%) Altiris
11 1 (1.92%) Google
11 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.92%) Mitel
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