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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 45 34 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 57 69 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.81% 7.22% 4.96%
As % of the System Software category 42.86% 45.70% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 53 53 35
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £22,650 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,625 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.10% +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
133 151 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.56% 15.79% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 112 113 66
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Gloucester -1 24 £36,000 -4.00% 4
Cheltenham -4 18 £42,000 +68.00%
Cirencester +2 10 £40,000 +42.85%
Stroud -8 1 £20,000 -55.55%
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 82 (81.19%) Windows
2 61 (60.40%) Microsoft
3 60 (59.41%) Windows Server
4 57 (56.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (52.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (51.49%) VMware
7 37 (36.63%) MS Exchange
7 37 (36.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 35 (34.65%) Firewall
9 28 (27.72%) SQL Server
9 28 (27.72%) SCCM
9 28 (27.72%) Windows 7
10 27 (26.73%) Cisco
11 26 (25.74%) Citrix
11 26 (25.74%) Security Cleared
12 24 (23.76%) DV Cleared
12 24 (23.76%) DNS
12 24 (23.76%) TCP/IP
12 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (23.76%) SharePoint
13 23 (22.77%) SQL
13 23 (22.77%) Hyper-V
13 23 (22.77%) Exchange Server 2013
14 21 (20.79%) VPN
15 20 (19.80%) DHCP
15 20 (19.80%) SLA
15 20 (19.80%) ITIL
15 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
16 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (17.82%) XenApp

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 (36.63%) MS Exchange
2 24 (23.76%) SharePoint
3 23 (22.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (12.87%) IIS
6 8 (7.92%) Apache
7 7 (6.93%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.99%) JBoss
9 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) Office 365
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.96%) SaaS
4 1 (0.99%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (34.65%) Firewall
2 24 (23.76%) DNS
2 24 (23.76%) TCP/IP
3 21 (20.79%) VPN
4 20 (19.80%) DHCP
5 13 (12.87%) LAN
6 12 (11.88%) SAN
7 10 (9.90%) WAN
8 9 (8.91%) Remote Desktop
8 9 (8.91%) VoIP
9 7 (6.93%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (6.93%) iSCSI
10 6 (5.94%) Internet
10 6 (5.94%) VLAN
11 5 (4.95%) MPLS
12 4 (3.96%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (3.96%) Network Security
13 3 (2.97%) Structured Cabling
13 3 (2.97%) Wireless
14 2 (1.98%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) MySQL
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (10.89%) Advertising
2 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.97%) Finance
4 2 (1.98%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.99%) Back Office
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (23.76%) Support Engineer
3 19 (18.81%) Analyst
4 16 (15.84%) IT Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) IT Support
5 12 (11.88%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (9.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (8.91%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (8.91%) Service Analyst
7 9 (8.91%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (7.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) IT Manager
9 7 (6.93%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (6.93%) ITIL Service Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) Support Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (6.93%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.92%) LAMP
2 4 (3.96%) HTML
3 1 (0.99%) .NET
3 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.99%) COM
3 1 (0.99%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (3.96%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.96%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.96%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.97%) User Experience
5 2 (1.98%) Clustering
5 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.98%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.98%) iPad
5 2 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.99%) CESG
6 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.99%) Handset
6 1 (0.99%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 82 (81.19%) Windows
2 60 (59.41%) Windows Server
3 57 (56.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (52.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (27.72%) Windows 7
6 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (15.84%) Linux
8 11 (10.89%) Windows 8
9 10 (9.90%) Windows 10
10 8 (7.92%) CentOS
11 4 (3.96%) FreeNAS
12 3 (2.97%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.80%) ITIL
2 16 (15.84%) Service Delivery
3 14 (13.86%) Problem Management
4 12 (11.88%) Service Management
5 10 (9.90%) ITIL V3
6 8 (7.92%) Change Management
6 8 (7.92%) Incident Management
7 7 (6.93%) ITSM
7 7 (6.93%) Password Management
8 6 (5.94%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (5.94%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.94%) Migration
9 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.96%) DevOps
10 4 (3.96%) High Availability
10 4 (3.96%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (3.96%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (3.96%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.77%) SQL
2 15 (14.85%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.92%) Perl
3 8 (7.92%) Python
4 1 (0.99%) C
4 1 (0.99%) C#
4 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (25.74%) Security Cleared
2 24 (23.76%) DV Cleared
3 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (15.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (13.86%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (13.86%) MCSE
6 13 (12.87%) CCNA
7 10 (9.90%) SC Cleared
8 8 (7.92%) Degree
8 8 (7.92%) MCITP
9 4 (3.96%) MCSA
10 3 (2.97%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.99%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.99%) CCIE
11 1 (0.99%) CCNP
11 1 (0.99%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.99%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (36.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (22.77%) Hyper-V
3 18 (17.82%) XenApp
4 10 (9.90%) XenDesktop
5 8 (7.92%) Virtual Desktop
5 8 (7.92%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (6.93%) Terminal Services
6 7 (6.93%) vSphere
7 5 (4.95%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.98%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (27.72%) SCCM
2 10 (9.90%) SCOM
3 3 (2.97%) AirWatch
3 3 (2.97%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.97%) WSUS
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.98%) SCDPM
4 2 (1.98%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.99%) vMotion
Vendors
1 61 (60.40%) Microsoft
2 52 (51.49%) VMware
3 27 (26.73%) Cisco
4 26 (25.74%) Citrix
5 15 (14.85%) HP
6 11 (10.89%) Dell
7 8 (7.92%) Apple
8 5 (4.95%) Meru Networks
8 5 (4.95%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.96%) Juniper
9 4 (3.96%) Palo Alto
9 4 (3.96%) Rackspace
9 4 (3.96%) Remedy
9 4 (3.96%) Veeam
10 3 (2.97%) CommVault
10 3 (2.97%) Draytek
10 3 (2.97%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.97%) IBM
10 3 (2.97%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.98%) Barracuda Networks
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