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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 9 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.45% 6.57% 9.93%
As % of the System Software category 42.86% 56.52% 69.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 30
Average salary £22,000 £20,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -34.40%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
21 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 12.73% 11.62% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 42
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) HP
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) MCP
7 5 (31.25%) MCSE
7 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) LAN
7 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (31.25%) EPoS
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) IIS
8 4 (25.00%) MS Office
8 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (25.00%) Clustering
8 4 (25.00%) Squid
8 4 (25.00%) QA
8 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) qmail
8 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
9 3 (18.75%) Citrix
9 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
9 3 (18.75%) Firewall

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) IT Support
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Support Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) EPoS
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
3 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VBScript
2 2 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCP
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Squid
1 4 (25.00%) qmail
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: £21,000 per annum plus 20% Shift Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Horizon Nuclear Power Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus significant benefits
Posted: 22 days ago