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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 58 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 37 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.50% 4.51% 4.59%
As % of the System Software category 54.41% 79.69% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £31,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
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
68 64 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.43% 5.66% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 48 39 87
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,900 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 18 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 79 (87.78%) Windows
2 53 (58.89%) Microsoft
3 48 (53.33%) ITIL
4 44 (48.89%) MS Excel
5 37 (41.11%) VMware
6 32 (35.56%) MS Office
7 31 (34.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (34.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 27 (30.00%) MS Exchange
10 26 (28.89%) Citrix
11 25 (27.78%) WorkSite
12 24 (26.67%) Law
13 22 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (24.44%) Hyper-V
13 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (23.33%) SAN
15 19 (21.11%) HP
16 18 (20.00%) DNS
16 18 (20.00%) Legal
16 18 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
17 17 (18.89%) Firewall
18 16 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
18 16 (17.78%) DHCP
18 16 (17.78%) PowerShell
19 15 (16.67%) SQL Server
20 14 (15.56%) Service Delivery
20 14 (15.56%) XenApp
21 13 (14.44%) SCCM
21 13 (14.44%) SCOM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 27 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 25 (27.78%) WorkSite
3 11 (12.22%) IIS
4 8 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (6.67%) Lync
6 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.56%) IBM Notes
8 4 (4.44%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.11%) Apache
10 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (48.89%) MS Excel
2 32 (35.56%) MS Office
3 18 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.33%) SAN
2 18 (20.00%) DNS
3 17 (18.89%) Firewall
4 16 (17.78%) DHCP
5 10 (11.11%) LAN
5 10 (11.11%) WAN
6 7 (7.78%) VPN
7 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.56%) IPv4
8 5 (5.56%) VLAN
9 4 (4.44%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (4.44%) IP Telephony
9 4 (4.44%) Internet
10 3 (3.33%) Extranet
11 2 (2.22%) SSL
11 2 (2.22%) Network Security
12 1 (1.11%) NAS
12 1 (1.11%) LDAP
12 1 (1.11%) PBX
12 1 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.33%) IDOL
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.11%) QlikView
5 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (26.67%) Law
2 18 (20.00%) Legal
3 9 (10.00%) Back Office
4 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.56%) Finance
6 4 (4.44%) Advertising
6 4 (4.44%) Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
7 1 (1.11%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.11%) French Language
7 1 (1.11%) German Language
7 1 (1.11%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.11%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.11%) Publishing
7 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (40.00%) Analyst
2 21 (23.33%) Support Analyst
3 20 (22.22%) Service Analyst
4 18 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (15.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (14.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Team Leader
9 6 (6.67%) Consultant
9 6 (6.67%) IT Support
10 5 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 5 (5.56%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Senior IT Support
12 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 3 (3.33%) Information Security Analyst
12 3 (3.33%) Information Analyst
12 3 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) Middleware
2 3 (3.33%) .NET
2 3 (3.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.11%) SOAP
4 1 (1.11%) XML
4 1 (1.11%) XSL
4 1 (1.11%) WCF
4 1 (1.11%) JGroups
4 1 (1.11%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.11%) REST
4 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.11%) JSON
4 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.44%) Clustering
4 3 (3.33%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.11%) DTV
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 79 (87.78%) Windows
2 31 (34.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (12.22%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Phone
8 2 (2.22%) Linux
9 1 (1.11%) UNIX
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.33%) ITIL
2 14 (15.56%) Service Delivery
3 10 (11.11%) Project Management
4 9 (10.00%) Information Security
5 7 (7.78%) Change Management
5 7 (7.78%) Mentoring
6 6 (6.67%) Service Management
6 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.67%) CRM
7 5 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.56%) Time Management
8 4 (4.44%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.44%) ERP
8 4 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.33%) Workflow
9 3 (3.33%) Cyber Security
9 3 (3.33%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.33%) Content Management
10 2 (2.22%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.78%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.67%) SQL
2 6 (6.67%) VBScript
3 2 (2.22%) VB
3 2 (2.22%) C
4 1 (1.11%) C#
4 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.11%) Perl
4 1 (1.11%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.44%) MCSE
3 9 (10.00%) MCSA
3 9 (10.00%) MCITP
3 9 (10.00%) Degree
4 6 (6.67%) MCP
5 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.22%) CCNA
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) SLA
2 3 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 31 (34.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (24.44%) Hyper-V
3 14 (15.56%) XenApp
4 11 (12.22%) vSphere
5 5 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.44%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.22%) NFS
7 2 (2.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (14.44%) SCCM
1 13 (14.44%) SCOM
2 1 (1.11%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.11%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.11%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 53 (58.89%) Microsoft
2 37 (41.11%) VMware
3 26 (28.89%) Citrix
4 19 (21.11%) HP
5 13 (14.44%) Interwoven
6 10 (11.11%) Cisco
7 9 (10.00%) Lotus
8 5 (5.56%) Compaq
9 4 (4.44%) Intel
10 3 (3.33%) Dell
10 3 (3.33%) EMC
11 2 (2.22%) Oracle
11 2 (2.22%) Symantec
11 2 (2.22%) Sophos
12 1 (1.11%) McAfee
12 1 (1.11%) Twitter
12 1 (1.11%) Vertica
12 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.11%) Sage
12 1 (1.11%) Informatica
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