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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 78 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 24 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.00% 3.65% 2.20%
As % of the System Software category 36.92% 62.20% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 14
Average salary £30,000 £27,625 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.59% -26.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,700 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
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
65 82 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.41% 5.87% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 37
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 59 (95.16%) Windows
2 55 (88.71%) Microsoft
3 35 (56.45%) MS Excel
4 31 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (40.32%) SCCM
7 25 (40.32%) Windows 7
8 21 (33.87%) DNS
9 20 (32.26%) DHCP
9 20 (32.26%) Citrix
10 19 (30.65%) Cisco
11 18 (29.03%) Windows XP
11 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (27.42%) VMware
13 15 (24.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 15 (24.19%) XenApp
14 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (22.58%) MS Office
14 14 (22.58%) ITIL
15 13 (20.97%) WAN
15 13 (20.97%) LAN
15 13 (20.97%) VPN
15 13 (20.97%) Firewall
15 13 (20.97%) SCOM
15 13 (20.97%) vSphere
15 13 (20.97%) Windows 8
16 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (19.35%) Back Office

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (24.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
5 6 (9.68%) IIS
6 3 (4.84%) Lync
7 2 (3.23%) GroupWise
8 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (56.45%) MS Excel
2 14 (22.58%) MS Office
3 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Google Apps
1 7 (11.29%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.87%) DNS
2 20 (32.26%) DHCP
3 13 (20.97%) LAN
3 13 (20.97%) WAN
3 13 (20.97%) VPN
3 13 (20.97%) Firewall
4 11 (17.74%) SAN
5 6 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (6.45%) Internet
6 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.61%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) WLAN
7 1 (1.61%) SSL
7 1 (1.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.35%) Back Office
2 6 (9.68%) Publishing
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
5 2 (3.23%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) Team Leader
3 8 (12.90%) IT Support
4 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Support Technician
5 6 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Desktop Support
5 6 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Support Team Leader
7 4 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support Team Leader
7 4 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.45%) Network Technician
7 4 (6.45%) Desktop Team Leader
7 4 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Blackberry
2 8 (12.90%) HP StoreVirtual
3 4 (6.45%) iPad
4 3 (4.84%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 59 (95.16%) Windows
2 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (40.32%) Windows 7
5 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (29.03%) Windows XP
6 13 (20.97%) Windows 8
7 7 (11.29%) Android
7 7 (11.29%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
3 9 (14.52%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (4.84%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (3.23%) ERP
6 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.23%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (1.61%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.61%) Server Building
7 1 (1.61%) Service Management
7 1 (1.61%) Migration
7 1 (1.61%) Wealth Management
7 1 (1.61%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.61%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.74%) CCNA
3 10 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (16.13%) CCNP
4 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.06%) Degree
6 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) CCA
6 2 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.23%) HND
6 2 (3.23%) MCSE
7 1 (1.61%) MCSA
7 1 (1.61%) MCP
7 1 (1.61%) HNC
7 1 (1.61%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) XenApp
2 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.97%) vSphere
4 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.45%) ISA Server
6 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (40.32%) SCCM
2 13 (20.97%) SCOM
3 9 (14.52%) SCVMM
4 5 (8.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (8.06%) WSUS
5 4 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (4.84%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 55 (88.71%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.26%) Citrix
3 19 (30.65%) Cisco
4 17 (27.42%) VMware
5 11 (17.74%) HP
6 8 (12.90%) CheckPoint
6 8 (12.90%) Altiris
7 7 (11.29%) Avaya
8 6 (9.68%) Mitel
9 5 (8.06%) Symantec
10 4 (6.45%) McAfee
11 3 (4.84%) Hyland
12 2 (3.23%) Google
12 2 (3.23%) CommVault
12 2 (3.23%) Novell
13 1 (1.61%) Apple
13 1 (1.61%) Intel
13 1 (1.61%) Sun
13 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
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