The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 34 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.47% 4.18% 9.77%
As % of the System Software category 42.86% 62.50% 63.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 26
Average salary £28,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £20,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £46,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

System Software Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 8.09% 6.69% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 40
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £22,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £48,000
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 Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Gloucester region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Gloucester

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) HP
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
5 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (29.41%) Citrix
6 5 (29.41%) IIS
6 5 (29.41%) MS Office
7 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 4 (23.53%) LAN
7 4 (23.53%) WAN
7 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
7 4 (23.53%) EPoS
7 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) Clustering
7 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
7 4 (23.53%) qmail
7 4 (23.53%) Software Deployment
7 4 (23.53%) Squid
7 4 (23.53%) QA
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) IT Support
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.88%) WCF
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.88%) WinForms
1 1 (5.88%) XHTML
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) EPoS
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Software Deployment
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Information Management
3 1 (5.88%) System Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VBScript
2 2 (11.76%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (17.65%) MCP
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
1 4 (23.53%) qmail
1 4 (23.53%) Squid
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) ISA Server
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds