The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 10 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 9.30% 8.70% 2.17%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £26,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Active Directory
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

System Software Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 9.30% 13.04% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Livingston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Livingston region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Livingston

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (14.29%) HNC
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) HNC
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCDST
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) VMware