The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 41 31 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 55 84 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.61% 8.05% 4.47%
As % of the System Software category 44.35% 44.21% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 50 65 38
Median salary £36,000 £33,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £23,700 £18,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
Active Directory
South West

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

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
124 190 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.65% 18.22% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 104 142 78
Median salary £37,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -8 22 £42,000 +52.72% 1
Gloucester -8 18 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Cirencester +3 9 £35,000 +25.00%
Stroud -7 1 £20,000 -55.55%
Dursley - 1 £18,500 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 80 (80.00%) Windows
2 58 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 58 (58.00%) Windows Server
3 53 (53.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (53.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (51.00%) VMware
5 37 (37.00%) MS Exchange
6 35 (35.00%) Firewall
6 35 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 28 (28.00%) Cisco
9 27 (27.00%) SQL
10 26 (26.00%) DNS
11 25 (25.00%) Citrix
11 25 (25.00%) Windows 7
12 24 (24.00%) VPN
12 24 (24.00%) SharePoint
13 23 (23.00%) DHCP
13 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (21.00%) HP
14 21 (21.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 21 (21.00%) Security Cleared
15 20 (20.00%) TCP/IP
16 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
17 18 (18.00%) DV Cleared
17 18 (18.00%) SCCM
17 18 (18.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 18 (18.00%) ITIL
18 17 (17.00%) Linux

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (37.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (24.00%) SharePoint
3 21 (21.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (16.00%) IIS
5 14 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (11.00%) Apache
7 6 (6.00%) Skype for Business
8 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.00%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.00%) JBoss
10 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.00%) Office 365
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (1.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (35.00%) Firewall
2 26 (26.00%) DNS
3 24 (24.00%) VPN
4 23 (23.00%) DHCP
5 20 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (13.00%) SAN
7 12 (12.00%) LAN
8 11 (11.00%) Remote Desktop
9 9 (9.00%) Internet
9 9 (9.00%) WAN
10 7 (7.00%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (7.00%) iSCSI
11 6 (6.00%) VoIP
12 4 (4.00%) VLAN
13 3 (3.00%) Structured Cabling
14 2 (2.00%) Broadband
14 2 (2.00%) HTTP
14 2 (2.00%) Network Security
14 2 (2.00%) Skype
14 2 (2.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.00%) MySQL
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (13.00%) Advertising
2 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.00%) Finance
4 2 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.00%) Back Office
5 1 (1.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (27.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (21.00%) Analyst
3 18 (18.00%) IT Engineer
3 18 (18.00%) Support Engineer
4 14 (14.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 14 (14.00%) IT Support
5 12 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (11.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (11.00%) Service Analyst
6 11 (11.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (9.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 9 (9.00%) Administrator
8 9 (9.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 9 (9.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (9.00%) Senior IT Engineer
9 8 (8.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (8.00%) IT Manager
9 8 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (7.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.00%) LAMP
2 4 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (1.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.00%) COM
3 1 (1.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 7 (7.00%) EqualLogic
2 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.00%) Clustering
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.00%) iPad
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.00%) CESG
5 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.00%) Handset
5 1 (1.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 80 (80.00%) Windows
2 58 (58.00%) Windows Server
3 53 (53.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (53.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (17.00%) Linux
7 11 (11.00%) Windows 8
8 8 (8.00%) CentOS
8 8 (8.00%) Windows 10
9 7 (7.00%) FreeNAS
10 2 (2.00%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.00%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.00%) ITIL
2 11 (11.00%) Change Management
3 10 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 10 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 10 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 9 (9.00%) Password Management
5 7 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (7.00%) Patch Management
6 6 (6.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 6 (6.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.00%) Project Planning
6 6 (6.00%) Service Management
6 6 (6.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.00%) DevOps
8 4 (4.00%) High Availability
8 4 (4.00%) Migration
8 4 (4.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (4.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.00%) SQL
2 16 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 11 (11.00%) Perl
3 11 (11.00%) Python
4 1 (1.00%) C
4 1 (1.00%) C#
4 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (21.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.00%) DV Cleared
2 18 (18.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (16.00%) MCSE
4 12 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (9.00%) CCNA
5 9 (9.00%) MCITP
6 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.00%) MCSA
8 3 (3.00%) Degree
9 2 (2.00%) CCDP
9 2 (2.00%) CISA
9 2 (2.00%) CISM
9 2 (2.00%) CISSP
9 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.00%) CCIE
10 1 (1.00%) CCNP
10 1 (1.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
3 17 (17.00%) XenApp
4 10 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 7 (7.00%) Terminal Services
5 7 (7.00%) vSphere
6 4 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.00%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (18.00%) SCCM
2 13 (13.00%) SCOM
3 3 (3.00%) AirWatch
3 3 (3.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.00%) WSUS
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.00%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 58 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 51 (51.00%) VMware
3 28 (28.00%) Cisco
4 25 (25.00%) Citrix
5 21 (21.00%) HP
6 15 (15.00%) Dell
7 9 (9.00%) Apple
8 7 (7.00%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.00%) Meru Networks
9 4 (4.00%) Rackspace
9 4 (4.00%) Remedy
9 4 (4.00%) Veeam
10 3 (3.00%) CommVault
10 3 (3.00%) IBM
10 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.00%) Oracle
12 1 (1.00%) Intel Security
12 1 (1.00%) Juniper
12 1 (1.00%) Symantec
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