The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 57 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 35 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.89% 3.02% 3.48%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 21.32% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 31
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% +21.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £19,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,760 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
105 136 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.67% 14.15% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 85 100 90
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £43,200 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
South West

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -10 14 £39,500 +43.63% 1
Gloucester +18 9 £27,500 -28.57%
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 74 (79.57%) Windows
2 52 (55.91%) Microsoft
3 45 (48.39%) VMware
4 42 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (38.71%) Windows 7
6 35 (37.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 35 (37.63%) MS Excel
7 31 (33.33%) Linux
7 31 (33.33%) Firewall
8 27 (29.03%) TCP/IP
9 24 (25.81%) MS Exchange
10 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
10 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (22.58%) Windows XP
12 20 (21.51%) SQL
13 19 (20.43%) MySQL
13 19 (20.43%) Apache
13 19 (20.43%) Open Source
14 18 (19.35%) MS Office
14 18 (19.35%) ITIL
15 17 (18.28%) DNS
16 15 (16.13%) HTTP
16 15 (16.13%) Kerberos
16 15 (16.13%) SNMP
16 15 (16.13%) Citrix
16 15 (16.13%) Perl
16 15 (16.13%) C
16 15 (16.13%) Python
16 15 (16.13%) LDAP
16 15 (16.13%) Nagios

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 24 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.43%) Apache
3 13 (13.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (12.90%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.38%) IIS
6 4 (4.30%) Lync
7 2 (2.15%) Site Server
8 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 35 (37.63%) MS Excel
2 18 (19.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) SaaS
2 3 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (33.33%) Firewall
2 27 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 17 (18.28%) DNS
4 15 (16.13%) HTTP
4 15 (16.13%) Kerberos
4 15 (16.13%) SNMP
4 15 (16.13%) LDAP
5 14 (15.05%) SMTP
5 14 (15.05%) Ethernet
6 13 (13.98%) VPN
6 13 (13.98%) DHCP
6 13 (13.98%) VoIP
7 12 (12.90%) Internet
8 11 (11.83%) SAN
9 9 (9.68%) WAN
9 9 (9.68%) LAN
10 5 (5.38%) Network Security
11 3 (3.23%) VLAN
12 1 (1.08%) MRTG
12 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.43%) MySQL
3 15 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (6.45%) Finance
1 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.30%) Automotive
3 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Support Engineer
2 14 (15.05%) Developer
3 13 (13.98%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) IT Support
6 8 (8.60%) Network Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Desktop Support
7 7 (7.53%) Perl Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (5.38%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (5.38%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 5 (5.38%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.30%) Administrator
10 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) .NET
1 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Open Source
2 9 (9.68%) Firmware
3 8 (8.60%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (5.38%) Digital Media
6 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.23%) Clustering
8 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.08%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 74 (79.57%) Windows
2 42 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (38.71%) Windows 7
4 31 (33.33%) Linux
5 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (22.58%) Windows XP
7 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (8.60%) Solaris
9 7 (7.53%) UNIX
10 6 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (5.38%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.08%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.35%) ITIL
2 15 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.13%) TDD
2 15 (16.13%) Unit Testing
3 14 (15.05%) Software Deployment
4 13 (13.98%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 8 (8.60%) Mobile Device Management
6 8 (8.60%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (7.53%) Workflow
8 6 (6.45%) Service Management
8 6 (6.45%) Change Management
8 6 (6.45%) Incident Management
9 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.30%) Capacity Management
10 4 (4.30%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.30%) Network Management
11 3 (3.23%) Business Continuity Planning
11 3 (3.23%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) SQL
2 15 (16.13%) Perl
2 15 (16.13%) C
2 15 (16.13%) Python
3 8 (8.60%) Bourne shell
4 7 (7.53%) C++
5 3 (3.23%) VB
6 2 (2.15%) VBScript
6 2 (2.15%) VB6
6 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.90%) Degree
3 8 (8.60%) MCP
4 7 (7.53%) MCSE
5 6 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.45%) MCITP
6 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.38%) MCTS
6 5 (5.38%) MCSA
7 4 (4.30%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.08%) CCA
9 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 35 (37.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.13%) qmail
3 10 (10.75%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.30%) vSphere
5 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.08%) Xen
7 1 (1.08%) XenApp
7 1 (1.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (16.13%) Nagios
1 15 (16.13%) Zenoss
1 15 (16.13%) YUM
1 15 (16.13%) Puppet
1 15 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.38%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.23%) SCCM
4 1 (1.08%) WSUS
4 1 (1.08%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.08%) Cacti
4 1 (1.08%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 52 (55.91%) Microsoft
2 45 (48.39%) VMware
3 15 (16.13%) Citrix
4 10 (10.75%) Cisco
5 4 (4.30%) HP
6 2 (2.15%) Apple
6 2 (2.15%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.08%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.08%) Mitel
7 1 (1.08%) NetApp
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago