The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 61 70 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -40
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 51 29 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.60% 2.32% 7.10%
As % of the System Software category 62.20% 43.28% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 32
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
82 67 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.80% 5.36% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 55
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £27,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
Scotland

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 25 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 82 (87.23%) Windows
2 47 (50.00%) ITIL
3 46 (48.94%) Microsoft
4 42 (44.68%) MS Excel
5 37 (39.36%) Windows 7
6 34 (36.17%) MS Office
7 25 (26.60%) Law
7 25 (26.60%) Legal
8 22 (23.40%) WorkSite
9 20 (21.28%) MS PowerPoint
10 18 (19.15%) Lotus
11 17 (18.09%) Interwoven
12 16 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (17.02%) Citrix
12 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (13.83%) Incident Management
13 13 (13.83%) DNS
13 13 (13.83%) VMware
14 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (12.77%) Intel
14 12 (12.77%) Windows XP
14 12 (12.77%) MS Exchange
14 12 (12.77%) SCCM
15 11 (11.70%) Hyper-V
16 10 (10.64%) Lotus Domino
16 10 (10.64%) VPN
16 10 (10.64%) Management Information System
17 9 (9.57%) Firewall
17 9 (9.57%) Finance
17 9 (9.57%) Cisco

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 22 (23.40%) WorkSite
2 12 (12.77%) MS Exchange
3 10 (10.64%) Lotus Domino
4 8 (8.51%) IBM Notes
5 6 (6.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.32%) Lync
7 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.19%) IIS
8 3 (3.19%) Apache
8 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 42 (44.68%) MS Excel
2 34 (36.17%) MS Office
3 20 (21.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) DNS
2 10 (10.64%) VPN
3 9 (9.57%) DHCP
3 9 (9.57%) Firewall
4 8 (8.51%) SAN
5 6 (6.38%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.32%) WAN
6 5 (5.32%) LAN
7 4 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.19%) SSL
9 2 (2.13%) IPv4
9 2 (2.13%) 3G
9 2 (2.13%) BGP
9 2 (2.13%) LDAP
9 2 (2.13%) ADSL
9 2 (2.13%) Broadband
9 2 (2.13%) VLAN
9 2 (2.13%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.06%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.06%) QlikView
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (26.60%) Law
1 25 (26.60%) Legal
2 9 (9.57%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Publishing
4 2 (2.13%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) French Language
5 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Electronics
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (45.74%) Analyst
2 28 (29.79%) Support Analyst
3 25 (26.60%) Service Analyst
3 25 (26.60%) Service Desk Analyst
4 23 (24.47%) 2nd Line Support
5 18 (19.15%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 9 (9.57%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.45%) Desktop Support
7 7 (7.45%) IT Support
8 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Service Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Senior IT Support
9 4 (4.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 4 (4.26%) Service Desk Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Desktop Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Desktop Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Information Security Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) .NET
2 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.13%) HTML
4 1 (1.06%) SOAP
4 1 (1.06%) XML
4 1 (1.06%) XSL
4 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.06%) JSON
4 1 (1.06%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.06%) WCF
4 1 (1.06%) JGroups
4 1 (1.06%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.32%) Clustering
2 5 (5.32%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) DTV
4 1 (1.06%) NHS
4 1 (1.06%) Firmware
4 1 (1.06%) PDA
4 1 (1.06%) Animation
4 1 (1.06%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 82 (87.23%) Windows
2 37 (39.36%) Windows 7
3 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (12.77%) Windows XP
4 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.32%) Linux
7 3 (3.19%) CentOS
7 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.13%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.13%) UNIX
9 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (13.83%) Incident Management
3 7 (7.45%) Workflow
4 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity
4 6 (6.38%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.32%) Information Security
5 5 (5.32%) Software Deployment
6 4 (4.26%) Content Management
6 4 (4.26%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.26%) Service Desk Management
6 4 (4.26%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (4.26%) CRM
6 4 (4.26%) BCP
6 4 (4.26%) Project Management
7 3 (3.19%) Service Management
7 3 (3.19%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (3.19%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.19%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.19%) Cyber Security
8 2 (2.13%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.51%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.45%) SQL
3 3 (3.19%) VBScript
3 3 (3.19%) C#
3 3 (3.19%) Perl
4 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (1.06%) Python
5 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.06%) RPG
5 1 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.57%) MCITP
3 6 (6.38%) MCSE
4 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.19%) MCP
4 3 (3.19%) Degree
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 3 (3.19%) MCDST
5 2 (2.13%) MCSA
5 2 (2.13%) CCA
5 2 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.06%) HND
6 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) Hyper-V
2 9 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.38%) XenApp
4 4 (4.26%) vSphere
5 2 (2.13%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.13%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 1 (1.06%) Samba
6 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.06%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (12.77%) SCCM
2 5 (5.32%) SCOM
3 3 (3.19%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.13%) WSUS
5 1 (1.06%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.06%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.06%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.06%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 46 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.15%) Lotus
3 17 (18.09%) Interwoven
4 16 (17.02%) Citrix
5 13 (13.83%) VMware
6 12 (12.77%) Intel
7 9 (9.57%) Cisco
8 6 (6.38%) Dell
8 6 (6.38%) HP
9 5 (5.32%) CommVault
10 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle
10 3 (3.19%) Mitel
11 2 (2.13%) Remedy
11 2 (2.13%) IBM
11 2 (2.13%) Avaya
12 1 (1.06%) Informatica
12 1 (1.06%) Veritas
12 1 (1.06%) Apple
12 1 (1.06%) Symantec
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Talent International
Salary: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago