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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 11 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.61% 3.70% 9.64%
As % of the System Software category 47.83% 56.25% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 24
Average salary £30,000 £24,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -41.66%
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
23 16 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 11.73% 6.58% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 42
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -40.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 26 November 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (47.37%) qmail
4 9 (47.37%) Software Deployment
5 8 (42.11%) QA
5 8 (42.11%) Firewall
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (31.58%) HP
7 6 (31.58%) Apache
7 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) MySQL
8 5 (26.32%) IIS
8 5 (26.32%) Perl
8 5 (26.32%) Python
8 5 (26.32%) Solaris
8 5 (26.32%) UNIX
8 5 (26.32%) Citrix
8 5 (26.32%) SMTP
8 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
8 5 (26.32%) HTTP
8 5 (26.32%) Kerberos
8 5 (26.32%) SNMP
8 5 (26.32%) Nagios
8 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
8 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (26.32%) LDAP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
3 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) LDAP
3 5 (26.32%) SMTP
3 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
3 5 (26.32%) HTTP
3 5 (26.32%) Kerberos
3 5 (26.32%) SNMP
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) Internet
6 2 (10.53%) VPN
7 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
1 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) XHTML
1 1 (5.26%) WinForms
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.26%) WCF
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) EPoS
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (26.32%) UNIX
5 5 (26.32%) Solaris
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Deployment
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Information Management
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Perl
1 5 (26.32%) Python
1 5 (26.32%) Bourne shell
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VBScript
3 2 (10.53%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) MCP
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) qmail
2 4 (21.05%) Squid
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) ISA Server
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
1 5 (26.32%) Zenoss
1 5 (26.32%) YUM
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago