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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 83 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.90% 3.69% 3.28%
As % of the System Software category 43.01% 31.82% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 67 33 25
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,150 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
193 110 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.38% 11.60% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 143 81 104
Average salary £33,750 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Cheltenham +20 33 £30,000 -16.66%
Gloucester 0 25 £35,000 +60.91% 3
Tewkesbury +6 3 £50,000 +122.22%
Cirencester +3 3 £24,375 -18.75% 2
Stroud - 2 £43,750 - 1
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 142 (92.81%) Windows
2 87 (56.86%) Microsoft
2 87 (56.86%) Citrix
3 84 (54.90%) VMware
4 68 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (43.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 55 (35.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (33.99%) Cisco
8 49 (32.03%) DNS
9 47 (30.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 46 (30.07%) TCP/IP
10 46 (30.07%) ITIL
11 45 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 44 (28.76%) MS Excel
13 40 (26.14%) SQL Server
14 39 (25.49%) DHCP
15 36 (23.53%) SAN
16 35 (22.88%) VPN
17 34 (22.22%) SCCM
18 33 (21.57%) MS Exchange
18 33 (21.57%) Linux
19 32 (20.92%) MCSE
20 31 (20.26%) Finance
21 30 (19.61%) XenApp
21 30 (19.61%) HP
22 28 (18.30%) MS Office
23 27 (17.65%) MCSA
23 27 (17.65%) Hyper-V
24 26 (16.99%) Advertising
25 25 (16.34%) Clustering

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 33 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.15%) IIS
3 13 (8.50%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.58%) Apache
5 7 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.92%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.61%) Lync
9 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.31%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.65%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.65%) nginx
11 1 (0.65%) Confluence
11 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 44 (28.76%) MS Excel
2 28 (18.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.58%) Office 365
2 4 (2.61%) SaaS
2 4 (2.61%) PaaS
3 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (32.03%) DNS
2 46 (30.07%) TCP/IP
3 39 (25.49%) DHCP
4 36 (23.53%) SAN
5 35 (22.88%) VPN
6 24 (15.69%) LAN
7 22 (14.38%) WAN
8 21 (13.73%) Firewall
9 12 (7.84%) MPLS
10 10 (6.54%) Network Security
11 8 (5.23%) Internet
12 7 (4.58%) 3G
13 6 (3.92%) SMTP
13 6 (3.92%) VoIP
13 6 (3.92%) SNMP
13 6 (3.92%) NAS
14 5 (3.27%) LTE
14 5 (3.27%) PSTN
14 5 (3.27%) Broadband
14 5 (3.27%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.46%) MySQL
2 16 (10.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (10.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Hudson
1 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.65%) Ant
2 1 (0.65%) Subversion
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (20.26%) Finance
2 26 (16.99%) Advertising
3 7 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.31%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.31%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (28.76%) Support Engineer
2 38 (24.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (13.07%) Support Specialist
3 20 (13.07%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (11.76%) IT Support
5 17 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 16 (10.46%) Wintel Support
6 16 (10.46%) IT Support Engineer
7 15 (9.80%) Analyst
7 15 (9.80%) Wintel Specialist
8 14 (9.15%) Architect
9 12 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (6.54%) Technical Support
11 9 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
11 9 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
11 9 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (5.23%) 3rd Line Technical Support
13 7 (4.58%) Administrator
13 7 (4.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 7 (4.58%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.07%) Software Packaging
2 9 (5.88%) .NET
3 7 (4.58%) HTML
4 3 (1.96%) Silverlight
4 3 (1.96%) ADO.NET
4 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.96%) CSS
4 3 (1.96%) Ajax
4 3 (1.96%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.34%) Clustering
2 20 (13.07%) Client/Server
3 9 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.92%) Replication
6 3 (1.96%) GIS
6 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.96%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.31%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.31%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Wiki
8 1 (0.65%) DTV
8 1 (0.65%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 142 (92.81%) Windows
2 68 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (35.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (30.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (21.57%) Linux
6 23 (15.03%) Windows 7
7 17 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.88%) UNIX
9 7 (4.58%) CentOS
10 6 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.27%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.61%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.96%) Debian
13 3 (1.96%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.31%) Solaris
15 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.07%) ITIL
2 17 (11.11%) Change Management
3 14 (9.15%) Load Balancing
4 11 (7.19%) Business Continuity
5 9 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (5.23%) Problem Management
6 8 (5.23%) Project Management
6 8 (5.23%) Service Management
6 8 (5.23%) High Availability
7 7 (4.58%) Change Control
7 7 (4.58%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (3.92%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.27%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.61%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (2.61%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.61%) ERP
10 4 (2.61%) MODAF
10 4 (2.61%) Incident Management
10 4 (2.61%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.38%) SQL
2 8 (5.23%) PowerShell
2 8 (5.23%) PHP
3 6 (3.92%) Perl
3 6 (3.92%) C
3 6 (3.92%) Python
4 3 (1.96%) Java
4 3 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.96%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.31%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 45 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (20.92%) MCSE
3 27 (17.65%) MCSA
4 18 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 13 (8.50%) Degree
6 11 (7.19%) DV Cleared
7 8 (5.23%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.61%) MCITP
10 2 (1.31%) MCP
10 2 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.65%) MCTS
11 1 (0.65%) CCNA
11 1 (0.65%) CCA
11 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.84%) SLA
2 3 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 67 (43.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (19.61%) XenApp
3 27 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 25 (16.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 20 (13.07%) BitLocker
6 14 (9.15%) vSphere
7 13 (8.50%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.61%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.96%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.96%) XenServer
10 2 (1.31%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.31%) qmail
10 2 (1.31%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.65%) Postfix
11 1 (0.65%) Samba
11 1 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.65%) Docker
11 1 (0.65%) iptables
Systems Management
1 34 (22.22%) SCCM
2 6 (3.92%) Hyperic
3 5 (3.27%) SCOM
3 5 (3.27%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.61%) Puppet
5 2 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.31%) Zenoss
5 2 (1.31%) yum
5 2 (1.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.31%) Nagios
5 2 (1.31%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.65%) WSUS
6 1 (0.65%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.65%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 87 (56.86%) Microsoft
1 87 (56.86%) Citrix
2 84 (54.90%) VMware
3 52 (33.99%) Cisco
4 30 (19.61%) HP
5 25 (16.34%) Remedy
6 20 (13.07%) Sophos
7 16 (10.46%) Oracle
8 10 (6.54%) Red Hat
9 8 (5.23%) Apple
10 7 (4.58%) Symantec
11 6 (3.92%) SolarWinds
11 6 (3.92%) 3PAR
11 6 (3.92%) NetApp
11 6 (3.92%) Dell
11 6 (3.92%) EMC
12 5 (3.27%) Veeam
13 4 (2.61%) Websense
14 3 (1.96%) IronPort
14 3 (1.96%) SAP
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28k per year + 30 days a/l, Flexitime, pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £29000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Coleford, Gloucestershire
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 11 days ago
Cirencester
CPS Group
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago