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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 67 37 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.75% 4.43% 6.12%
As % of the System Software category 53.60% 60.66% 48.41%
Number of salaries quoted 50 33 54
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,100 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
125 61 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.73% 7.31% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 96 52 114
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £46,000
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 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 November 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 28 November 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
(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 +22 34 £28,500 +21.27% 2
Gloucester +7 13 £30,000 +22.44% 5
Tewkesbury - 5 £27,500 -
Cirencester -3 2 £18,000 -42.85%
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 84 (85.71%) Windows
2 64 (65.31%) Microsoft
3 38 (38.78%) MS Excel
4 37 (37.76%) VMware
5 34 (34.69%) Citrix
6 32 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (30.61%) TCP/IP
7 30 (30.61%) ITIL
8 29 (29.59%) MS Office
8 29 (29.59%) MS Exchange
8 29 (29.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (28.57%) Linux
10 26 (26.53%) Firewall
11 25 (25.51%) Windows 7
12 24 (24.49%) DHCP
12 24 (24.49%) DNS
13 22 (22.45%) VPN
14 19 (19.39%) XenApp
15 18 (18.37%) Degree
15 18 (18.37%) Windows XP
15 18 (18.37%) SQL
15 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (17.35%) Hyper-V
17 15 (15.31%) LAN
18 14 (14.29%) WAN
18 14 (14.29%) Cisco
18 14 (14.29%) MySQL
18 14 (14.29%) Perl
18 14 (14.29%) Python
19 13 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 29 (29.59%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.14%) IIS
4 7 (7.14%) Apache
5 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.02%) Lync
7 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (38.78%) MS Excel
2 29 (29.59%) MS Office
3 4 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.02%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (30.61%) TCP/IP
2 26 (26.53%) Firewall
3 24 (24.49%) DNS
3 24 (24.49%) DHCP
4 22 (22.45%) VPN
5 15 (15.31%) LAN
6 14 (14.29%) WAN
7 8 (8.16%) Internet
8 7 (7.14%) SAN
9 6 (6.12%) SMTP
9 6 (6.12%) LDAP
9 6 (6.12%) Ethernet
9 6 (6.12%) HTTP
9 6 (6.12%) Kerberos
9 6 (6.12%) SNMP
10 3 (3.06%) VLAN
11 2 (2.04%) Network Security
11 2 (2.04%) VoIP
11 2 (2.04%) MPLS
12 1 (1.02%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) MySQL
2 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.06%) Advertising
4 2 (2.04%) French Language
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (26.53%) Analyst
2 16 (16.33%) Support Engineer
3 15 (15.31%) Support Analyst
4 12 (12.24%) IT Support
5 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 9 (9.18%) Consultant
5 9 (9.18%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) Service Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (8.16%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (7.14%) Administrator
8 6 (6.12%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Help Desk Support
8 6 (6.12%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.14%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (1.02%) .NET
3 1 (1.02%) J2EE
3 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.02%) CSS
3 1 (1.02%) XHTML
3 1 (1.02%) WinForms
3 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.02%) WCF
3 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Open Source
2 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.12%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.08%) Clustering
4 3 (3.06%) EPoS
4 3 (3.06%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.02%) PKI
6 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 84 (85.71%) Windows
2 32 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (28.57%) Linux
4 25 (25.51%) Windows 7
5 18 (18.37%) Windows XP
5 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (7.14%) UNIX
8 6 (6.12%) Solaris
9 4 (4.08%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) ITIL
2 10 (10.20%) Software Deployment
2 10 (10.20%) Cyber Security
3 8 (8.16%) Change Management
4 6 (6.12%) Configuration Management
4 6 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.12%) TDD
4 6 (6.12%) Unit Testing
4 6 (6.12%) Software Engineering
5 5 (5.10%) Time Management
5 5 (5.10%) Service Management
5 5 (5.10%) Information Security
6 4 (4.08%) Software Licensing
6 4 (4.08%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.06%) Requirements Management
7 3 (3.06%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.04%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.04%) Coaching
8 2 (2.04%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.37%) SQL
2 14 (14.29%) Python
2 14 (14.29%) Perl
3 8 (8.16%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.12%) Bourne shell
5 4 (4.08%) C
6 3 (3.06%) VBScript
6 3 (3.06%) VB
7 1 (1.02%) C#
7 1 (1.02%) Java
7 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (18.37%) Degree
2 13 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.20%) MCSE
3 10 (10.20%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.14%) MCSA
5 6 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.10%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.08%) MCP
8 2 (2.04%) MCTS
9 1 (1.02%) MCITP
9 1 (1.02%) CCNA
9 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.02%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (29.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (19.39%) XenApp
3 17 (17.35%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.20%) qmail
5 6 (6.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (4.08%) Squid
7 3 (3.06%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.04%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.04%) vSphere
8 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.02%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 6 (6.12%) Nagios
1 6 (6.12%) Zenoss
1 6 (6.12%) YUM
1 6 (6.12%) Puppet
1 6 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.10%) SCCM
3 2 (2.04%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.02%) SCOM
4 1 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (65.31%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.76%) VMware
3 34 (34.69%) Citrix
4 14 (14.29%) Cisco
5 12 (12.24%) Oracle
5 12 (12.24%) HP
6 6 (6.12%) Remedy
6 6 (6.12%) Sophos
7 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.06%) NetApp
8 3 (3.06%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.04%) Meraki
9 2 (2.04%) Apple
10 1 (1.02%) Sage
10 1 (1.02%) Dell
10 1 (1.02%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.02%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.02%) Symantec
10 1 (1.02%) Websense
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago