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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 60 44 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 53 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.53% 5.03% 7.01%
As % of the System Software category 44.19% 63.86% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 47
Average salary £32,500 £36,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.56% +8.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,350 £44,700
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
86 83 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.99% 7.87% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 88
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,900 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 76 (85.39%) Windows
2 48 (53.93%) MS Excel
3 45 (50.56%) ITIL
3 45 (50.56%) Microsoft
4 40 (44.94%) MS Office
5 38 (42.70%) Windows 7
6 30 (33.71%) Law
6 30 (33.71%) WorkSite
7 27 (30.34%) MS Exchange
8 26 (29.21%) Legal
8 26 (29.21%) MS PowerPoint
9 21 (23.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (22.47%) Interwoven
11 19 (21.35%) VMware
12 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (19.10%) Hyper-V
13 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (17.98%) Citrix
14 14 (15.73%) Firewall
15 13 (14.61%) Windows XP
16 12 (13.48%) Lotus
16 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (11.24%) SCCM
17 10 (11.24%) MCITP
17 10 (11.24%) Service Delivery
17 10 (11.24%) HP
18 9 (10.11%) SAN
18 9 (10.11%) DNS
18 9 (10.11%) Cisco
18 9 (10.11%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 30 (33.71%) WorkSite
2 27 (30.34%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (6.74%) Lync
4 6 (6.74%) IBM Notes
4 6 (6.74%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.49%) IIS
6 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.12%) Apache
8 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (53.93%) MS Excel
2 40 (44.94%) MS Office
3 26 (29.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) Firewall
2 9 (10.11%) SAN
2 9 (10.11%) DNS
3 6 (6.74%) LAN
3 6 (6.74%) WAN
3 6 (6.74%) DHCP
4 4 (4.49%) IP Telephony
4 4 (4.49%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (3.37%) VLAN
5 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.37%) VPN
6 2 (2.25%) SSL
6 2 (2.25%) LDAP
7 1 (1.12%) PBX
7 1 (1.12%) VoIP
7 1 (1.12%) Network Security
7 1 (1.12%) Intranet
7 1 (1.12%) Extranet
7 1 (1.12%) DDNS
7 1 (1.12%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.12%) IDOL
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.12%) QlikView
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (33.71%) Law
2 26 (29.21%) Legal
3 6 (6.74%) Finance
4 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.49%) Back Office
4 4 (4.49%) Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Advertising
5 2 (2.25%) Publishing
6 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Electronics
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 46 (51.69%) Analyst
2 31 (34.83%) Support Analyst
3 28 (31.46%) Service Analyst
3 28 (31.46%) Service Desk Analyst
4 20 (22.47%) 2nd Line Support
4 20 (22.47%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) IT Support
7 6 (6.74%) Senior IT Support
7 6 (6.74%) Consultant
8 5 (5.62%) Desktop Support
8 5 (5.62%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.49%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Security Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Information Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Senior Support Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) .NET
2 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.37%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.25%) HTML
4 1 (1.12%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.12%) WCF
4 1 (1.12%) JGroups
4 1 (1.12%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.12%) REST
4 1 (1.12%) SOAP
4 1 (1.12%) XML
4 1 (1.12%) XSL
4 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Blackberry
1 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.12%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) DTV
4 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.12%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 76 (85.39%) Windows
2 38 (42.70%) Windows 7
3 21 (23.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (14.61%) Windows XP
5 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.49%) Linux
7 4 (4.49%) Windows Phone
8 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.56%) ITIL
2 10 (11.24%) Service Delivery
3 7 (7.87%) Project Management
3 7 (7.87%) Incident Management
4 6 (6.74%) Business Continuity
5 5 (5.62%) Information Security
5 5 (5.62%) Workflow
5 5 (5.62%) CRM
6 4 (4.49%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.37%) Content Management
7 3 (3.37%) Cyber Security
7 3 (3.37%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.37%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.37%) BCP
7 3 (3.37%) Change Management
7 3 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.37%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (2.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.11%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.62%) SQL
3 2 (2.25%) VBScript
3 2 (2.25%) VB
3 2 (2.25%) C#
3 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.25%) Perl
4 1 (1.12%) RPG
4 1 (1.12%) R
4 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.24%) MCITP
3 8 (8.99%) Degree
4 7 (7.87%) MCSE
5 4 (4.49%) MCSA
6 3 (3.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.25%) CCNA
7 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.12%) MCP
8 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.12%) CCA
8 1 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 17 (19.10%) Hyper-V
2 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.99%) XenApp
4 4 (4.49%) vSphere
4 4 (4.49%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.12%) NFS
6 1 (1.12%) Firmware
6 1 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) SCCM
2 8 (8.99%) SCOM
3 3 (3.37%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.25%) WSUS
5 1 (1.12%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (1.12%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.12%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (1.12%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 45 (50.56%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.47%) Interwoven
3 19 (21.35%) VMware
4 16 (17.98%) Citrix
5 12 (13.48%) Lotus
6 10 (11.24%) HP
7 9 (10.11%) Cisco
8 6 (6.74%) Intel
9 3 (3.37%) Dell
9 3 (3.37%) Oracle
9 3 (3.37%) CommVault
10 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.25%) Symantec
10 2 (2.25%) Sophos
11 1 (1.12%) Sage
11 1 (1.12%) Informatica
11 1 (1.12%) Veritas
11 1 (1.12%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.12%) SAP
11 1 (1.12%) IBM
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