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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 47 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 55 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.47% 3.64% 5.46%
As % of the System Software category 43.31% 39.47% 55.70%
Number of salaries quoted 41 23 43
Average salary £28,750 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,800 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,125 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
127 76 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.62% 9.22% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 94 55 76
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +6 21 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Cheltenham -1 13 £28,000 -5.08% 3
Cirencester - 3 £28,000 -
Fairford - 2 £29,500 -
Stroud 0 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

1 113 (82.48%) Windows
2 81 (59.12%) Microsoft
3 67 (48.91%) VMware
4 61 (44.53%) Citrix
5 60 (43.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (33.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 46 (33.58%) ITIL
7 39 (28.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (27.01%) DNS
8 37 (27.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (26.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 36 (26.28%) MS Exchange
9 36 (26.28%) Finance
10 35 (25.55%) SAN
11 34 (24.82%) Cisco
12 32 (23.36%) SQL Server
13 28 (20.44%) MS Excel
14 27 (19.71%) Linux
14 27 (19.71%) HP
14 27 (19.71%) DHCP
15 26 (18.98%) MCSE
16 25 (18.25%) Windows 7
17 24 (17.52%) TCP/IP
18 22 (16.06%) MCSA
18 22 (16.06%) SCCM
19 21 (15.33%) Security Cleared
19 21 (15.33%) vSphere
20 20 (14.60%) Office 365
21 19 (13.87%) Hyper-V
22 18 (13.14%) SharePoint

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 36 (26.28%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.14%) SharePoint
3 16 (11.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (8.76%) IIS
5 10 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (6.57%) Lync
7 8 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (4.38%) Office Communications Server
9 5 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.19%) Apache
10 3 (2.19%) SAS
10 3 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 28 (20.44%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.60%) Office 365
2 5 (3.65%) SaaS
2 5 (3.65%) PaaS
3 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (27.01%) DNS
2 35 (25.55%) SAN
3 27 (19.71%) DHCP
4 24 (17.52%) TCP/IP
5 18 (13.14%) VPN
6 14 (10.22%) WAN
7 13 (9.49%) LAN
8 12 (8.76%) Firewall
9 9 (6.57%) Network Security
10 8 (5.84%) VoIP
10 8 (5.84%) MPLS
11 7 (5.11%) 3G
11 7 (5.11%) SMTP
12 6 (4.38%) Internet
12 6 (4.38%) NAS
13 5 (3.65%) LTE
13 5 (3.65%) SS7
13 5 (3.65%) SSL
13 5 (3.65%) PSTN
13 5 (3.65%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (12.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.57%) MySQL
4 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) PHPUnit
1 1 (0.73%) Hudson
1 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (26.28%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Advertising
3 9 (6.57%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.38%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.19%) Back Office
6 2 (1.46%) Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
7 1 (0.73%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (26.28%) Support Engineer
2 27 (19.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (18.25%) Analyst
4 18 (13.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (11.68%) Architect
5 16 (11.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 16 (11.68%) IT Support
6 12 (8.76%) Wintel Analyst
7 11 (8.03%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (8.03%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (7.30%) Support Specialist
9 9 (6.57%) Technical Support
9 9 (6.57%) Wintel Support
10 8 (5.84%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (5.84%) Wintel Specialist
10 8 (5.84%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 8 (5.84%) Technical Support Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Consultant
11 7 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.30%) Software Packaging
2 6 (4.38%) .NET
3 4 (2.92%) CSS
3 4 (2.92%) HTML
4 3 (2.19%) ADO.NET
4 3 (2.19%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.19%) Silverlight
4 3 (2.19%) Ajax
4 3 (2.19%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Clustering
2 10 (7.30%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.38%) Replication
4 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.19%) FMCG
5 3 (2.19%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.19%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.19%) GIS
5 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.73%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 113 (82.48%) Windows
2 60 (43.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (28.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (27.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (19.71%) Linux
6 25 (18.25%) Windows 7
7 15 (10.95%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.38%) UNIX
9 5 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.92%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.92%) CentOS
11 3 (2.19%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.73%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.58%) ITIL
2 17 (12.41%) Change Management
3 13 (9.49%) Load Balancing
4 9 (6.57%) Change Control
4 9 (6.57%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (5.84%) Problem Management
5 8 (5.84%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (5.11%) Project Management
7 6 (4.38%) Business Continuity
7 6 (4.38%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.38%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (4.38%) High Availability
8 5 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.65%) Service Management
9 4 (2.92%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.19%) Data Management
10 3 (2.19%) Information Management
10 3 (2.19%) MODAF
10 3 (2.19%) Time Management
10 3 (2.19%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.03%) SQL
2 6 (4.38%) C
3 5 (3.65%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.92%) VBScript
4 4 (2.92%) VB
4 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.92%) PHP
5 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (26.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (18.98%) MCSE
3 22 (16.06%) MCSA
4 21 (15.33%) Security Cleared
5 12 (8.76%) DV Cleared
6 8 (5.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.92%) CCNA
8 4 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.19%) MCITP
9 3 (2.19%) Degree
10 2 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.73%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (33.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (15.33%) vSphere
3 19 (13.87%) Hyper-V
4 15 (10.95%) XenApp
5 14 (10.22%) VMware ESX
6 12 (8.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 10 (7.30%) BitLocker
8 7 (5.11%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.19%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.46%) Xen
10 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.73%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (16.06%) SCCM
2 6 (4.38%) SCOM
2 6 (4.38%) Hyperic
2 6 (4.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.73%) WSUS
3 1 (0.73%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.73%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.73%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 81 (59.12%) Microsoft
2 67 (48.91%) VMware
3 61 (44.53%) Citrix
4 34 (24.82%) Cisco
5 27 (19.71%) HP
6 15 (10.95%) Remedy
7 12 (8.76%) Oracle
8 11 (8.03%) Sophos
9 8 (5.84%) Symantec
10 7 (5.11%) Dell
11 6 (4.38%) EMC
11 6 (4.38%) NetApp
11 6 (4.38%) Red Hat
11 6 (4.38%) SolarWinds
12 5 (3.65%) 3PAR
12 5 (3.65%) Veeam
13 3 (2.19%) IronPort
13 3 (2.19%) Websense
14 2 (1.46%) Apple
14 2 (1.46%) Avaya
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