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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 66 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 42 43 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.11% 4.79% 5.97%
As % of the System Software category 32.06% 44.79% 46.76%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 51
Median salary £30,750 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,038
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
131 96 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.83% 10.69% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 108 86 117
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +4 28 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Cheltenham -3 11 £30,500 +0.82% 4
Cirencester +2 1 £24,000 -26.15% 2
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 76 (92.68%) Windows
2 61 (74.39%) Windows Server
3 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
4 39 (47.56%) VMware
5 33 (40.24%) ITIL
6 30 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (35.37%) Security Cleared
8 28 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (32.93%) Hyper-V
10 25 (30.49%) MS Exchange
11 23 (28.05%) SLA
11 23 (28.05%) SCCM
12 22 (26.83%) DV Cleared
12 22 (26.83%) Service Delivery
13 21 (25.61%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (24.39%) MS Office
15 19 (23.17%) Service Management
16 18 (21.95%) Advertising
16 18 (21.95%) Problem Management
17 17 (20.73%) ITIL V3
17 17 (20.73%) Infrastructure Management
17 17 (20.73%) Virtual Desktop
18 15 (18.29%) Firewall
18 15 (18.29%) TCP/IP
19 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
20 12 (14.63%) DHCP
20 12 (14.63%) Windows 7
21 11 (13.41%) Citrix
22 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification

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 25 (30.49%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.32%) IIS
5 2 (2.44%) JBoss
5 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (24.39%) MS Office
2 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.10%) Office 365
3 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.22%) Route 53
4 1 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) Firewall
1 15 (18.29%) TCP/IP
2 12 (14.63%) DHCP
3 9 (10.98%) LAN
3 9 (10.98%) WAN
4 7 (8.54%) VPN
5 6 (7.32%) DNS
6 4 (4.88%) SAN
7 3 (3.66%) Network Security
7 3 (3.66%) Wireless
8 2 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.44%) HTTP
8 2 (2.44%) Internet
8 2 (2.44%) IPX
8 2 (2.44%) IPX/SPX
8 2 (2.44%) MPLS
8 2 (2.44%) PPTP
8 2 (2.44%) SSL
8 2 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
General
1 18 (21.95%) Advertising
2 7 (8.54%) Finance
3 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.88%) Electronics
5 4 (4.88%) Marketing
6 2 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (31.71%) Support Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) IT Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) IT Support
4 13 (15.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (14.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (13.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (10.98%) Analyst
8 9 (10.98%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Service Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Clustering
2 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.44%) PKI
3 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.22%) Fintech
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 76 (92.68%) Windows
2 61 (74.39%) Windows Server
3 30 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (25.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (14.63%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.54%) Windows 10
8 6 (7.32%) Linux
9 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.44%) Unix
10 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) ITIL
2 22 (26.83%) Service Delivery
3 19 (23.17%) Service Management
4 18 (21.95%) Problem Management
5 17 (20.73%) Infrastructure Management
5 17 (20.73%) ITIL V3
6 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.88%) Coaching
8 4 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
9 3 (3.66%) Change Management
9 3 (3.66%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.66%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.66%) Migration
9 3 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.44%) Communications Security
10 2 (2.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.32%) SQL
2 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.22%) Perl
3 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (35.37%) Security Cleared
2 22 (26.83%) DV Cleared
3 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.98%) MCSE
5 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.66%) CCNA
7 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.66%) MCSA
8 1 (1.22%) Degree
8 1 (1.22%) MCITP
8 1 (1.22%) MCP
8 1 (1.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (28.05%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (32.93%) Hyper-V
3 17 (20.73%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (6.10%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.88%) XenApp
6 3 (3.66%) vSphere
7 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (28.05%) SCCM
2 6 (7.32%) WSUS
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.22%) Nagios
4 1 (1.22%) OpenView
4 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
2 39 (47.56%) VMware
3 11 (13.41%) Citrix
4 10 (12.20%) Cisco
5 4 (4.88%) HP
5 4 (4.88%) SAP
6 2 (2.44%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.44%) Sophos
6 2 (2.44%) Symantec
7 1 (1.22%) CommVault
7 1 (1.22%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.22%) Dell
7 1 (1.22%) F5
7 1 (1.22%) Meru Networks
7 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.22%) Sage
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus, Shares etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000 per annum + Bonus, Paid Certs etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £53000 per annum + 6K car + 7K bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and 10% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Mint
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Iress
Posted: 17 days ago