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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 39 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 73 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.13% 5.15% 6.37%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 51.61% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 55 46 48
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,250 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,250 £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
146 93 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.27% 9.98% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 119 81 103
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +21 39 £30,000 -14.28%
Gloucester +6 14 £30,000 +13.20% 2
Tewkesbury - 4 £27,500 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 90 (85.71%) Windows
2 70 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 43 (40.95%) MS Excel
3 43 (40.95%) Citrix
4 42 (40.00%) VMware
5 36 (34.29%) ITIL
6 33 (31.43%) TCP/IP
6 33 (31.43%) MS Exchange
7 30 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (28.57%) DHCP
7 30 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (28.57%) DNS
8 29 (27.62%) Linux
9 28 (26.67%) VPN
9 28 (26.67%) Firewall
9 28 (26.67%) MS Office
10 25 (23.81%) XenApp
11 24 (22.86%) Windows 7
12 22 (20.95%) Degree
13 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (19.05%) SQL
14 19 (18.10%) Cisco
14 19 (18.10%) Finance
15 18 (17.14%) Hyper-V
16 17 (16.19%) MySQL
17 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (15.24%) Python
17 16 (15.24%) Perl
17 16 (15.24%) MCSE
18 15 (14.29%) Windows XP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (7.62%) Apache
5 6 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.76%) IIS
7 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.90%) Lync
9 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (40.95%) MS Excel
2 28 (26.67%) MS Office
3 4 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.95%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (31.43%) TCP/IP
2 30 (28.57%) DNS
2 30 (28.57%) DHCP
3 28 (26.67%) VPN
3 28 (26.67%) Firewall
4 12 (11.43%) LAN
5 10 (9.52%) WAN
6 8 (7.62%) SAN
7 7 (6.67%) SMTP
7 7 (6.67%) LDAP
7 7 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 7 (6.67%) HTTP
7 7 (6.67%) Kerberos
7 7 (6.67%) SNMP
8 6 (5.71%) Internet
9 3 (2.86%) VLAN
10 2 (1.90%) Network Security
10 2 (1.90%) MPLS
10 2 (1.90%) VoIP
11 1 (0.95%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.19%) MySQL
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (18.10%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.81%) Advertising
4 2 (1.90%) French Language
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (22.86%) Analyst
2 18 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 11 (10.48%) Support Analyst
4 10 (9.52%) Consultant
4 10 (9.52%) Support Specialist
4 10 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 9 (8.57%) Wintel Support
5 9 (8.57%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 9 (8.57%) IT Support
5 9 (8.57%) Wintel Specialist
5 9 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (8.57%) Administrator
5 9 (8.57%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (7.62%) Service Analyst
6 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.90%) HTML
3 1 (0.95%) .NET
3 1 (0.95%) J2EE
3 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.95%) CSS
3 1 (0.95%) XHTML
3 1 (0.95%) WinForms
3 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.95%) WCF
3 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Client/Server
2 10 (9.52%) Open Source
3 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.86%) Clustering
5 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.90%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.90%) EPoS
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.95%) Replication
6 1 (0.95%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 90 (85.71%) Windows
2 30 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (27.62%) Linux
4 24 (22.86%) Windows 7
5 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (8.57%) UNIX
9 7 (6.67%) Solaris
10 4 (3.81%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.29%) ITIL
2 11 (10.48%) Cyber Security
3 9 (8.57%) Software Deployment
3 9 (8.57%) Change Management
4 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (6.67%) TDD
4 7 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 6 (5.71%) Time Management
5 6 (5.71%) Configuration Management
5 6 (5.71%) Service Management
6 5 (4.76%) Information Security
7 4 (3.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.81%) Software Licensing
8 3 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.86%) CRM
8 3 (2.86%) Requirements Management
9 2 (1.90%) Service Desk Management
9 2 (1.90%) SOA
9 2 (1.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.05%) SQL
2 16 (15.24%) Python
2 16 (15.24%) Perl
3 9 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.67%) Bourne shell
5 5 (4.76%) C
6 3 (2.86%) VBScript
6 3 (2.86%) VB
7 1 (0.95%) C#
7 1 (0.95%) Java
7 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Degree
2 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (15.24%) MCSE
4 13 (12.38%) MCSA
5 11 (10.48%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.71%) DV Cleared
6 6 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.81%) MCP
8 3 (2.86%) MCTS
9 2 (1.90%) MCITP
10 1 (0.95%) CCNA
10 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.95%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (23.81%) XenApp
3 18 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 12 (11.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 9 (8.57%) qmail
6 3 (2.86%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.90%) Squid
7 2 (1.90%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.90%) vSphere
7 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.95%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (8.57%) SCCM
2 7 (6.67%) Nagios
2 7 (6.67%) Zenoss
2 7 (6.67%) yum
2 7 (6.67%) Puppet
2 7 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.95%) SCOM
4 1 (0.95%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 70 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 43 (40.95%) Citrix
3 42 (40.00%) VMware
4 19 (18.10%) Cisco
5 14 (13.33%) Oracle
6 12 (11.43%) Remedy
7 11 (10.48%) Sophos
7 11 (10.48%) HP
8 4 (3.81%) NetApp
9 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.90%) Apple
10 2 (1.90%) Symantec
10 2 (1.90%) Meraki
11 1 (0.95%) Sage
11 1 (0.95%) Dell
11 1 (0.95%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.95%) Websense
11 1 (0.95%) Kaspersky
11 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £27K per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago