The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 5 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 107 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.42% 7.69% 8.53%
As % of the System Software category 69.93% 73.77% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 99 41 39
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £21,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
Active Directory
Wiltshire

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

System Software Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
153 61 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 27.77% 10.43% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 142 55 42
Average salary £35,000 £35,125 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.35% -8.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Swindon

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Swindon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

1 130 (75.14%) Windows
2 89 (51.45%) SQL
3 88 (50.87%) Microsoft
4 86 (49.71%) Windows Server
5 81 (46.82%) IIS
6 79 (45.66%) ITIL
7 59 (34.10%) PowerShell
8 54 (31.21%) SQL Server
9 51 (29.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (28.32%) Finance
11 45 (26.01%) VMware
12 36 (20.81%) MS Office
13 35 (20.23%) MS Exchange
14 34 (19.65%) Firewall
15 33 (19.08%) DNS
16 32 (18.50%) Web Services
16 32 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (16.76%) MS Excel
17 29 (16.76%) DHCP
17 29 (16.76%) Citrix
17 29 (16.76%) Degree
18 28 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (15.61%) Clustering
20 25 (14.45%) Microsoft Certification
20 25 (14.45%) SNMP
20 25 (14.45%) Relational Database
21 24 (13.87%) Windows Server 2012
22 23 (13.29%) ITSM
22 23 (13.29%) Wireshark
23 22 (12.72%) Network Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 81 (46.82%) IIS
2 35 (20.23%) MS Exchange
3 17 (9.83%) SharePoint
4 14 (8.09%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.62%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.89%) IBM Notes
8 4 (2.31%) IBM Domino
9 3 (1.73%) iPlanet
10 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 36 (20.81%) MS Office
2 29 (16.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.83%) Office 365
2 5 (2.89%) SaaS
3 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.65%) Firewall
2 33 (19.08%) DNS
3 29 (16.76%) DHCP
4 25 (14.45%) SNMP
5 23 (13.29%) Wireshark
6 22 (12.72%) TCP/IP
7 21 (12.14%) LAN
7 21 (12.14%) WAN
8 8 (4.62%) HTTP
9 7 (4.05%) LDAP
10 6 (3.47%) WLAN
11 5 (2.89%) Internet
11 5 (2.89%) IPv4
11 5 (2.89%) NAS
11 5 (2.89%) SAN
11 5 (2.89%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (2.31%) FTP
12 4 (2.31%) SMTP
13 3 (1.73%) IMAP
13 3 (1.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (31.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.47%) MS Access
4 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.58%) MySQL
6 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 49 (28.32%) Finance
2 9 (5.20%) Banking
3 7 (4.05%) German Language
4 5 (2.89%) Local Government
4 5 (2.89%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.73%) Automotive
6 3 (1.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (34.10%) Administrator
2 37 (21.39%) Analyst
3 34 (19.65%) Systems Administrator
4 27 (15.61%) Windows Administrator
5 24 (13.87%) Support Analyst
6 21 (12.14%) Applications Support
7 19 (10.98%) Applications Support Analyst
7 19 (10.98%) IT Administrator
8 18 (10.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (9.25%) Support Engineer
10 15 (8.67%) Business Consultant
10 15 (8.67%) Consultant
10 15 (8.67%) ITSM Consultant
10 15 (8.67%) Product Analyst
10 15 (8.67%) Products Support Analyst
10 15 (8.67%) Technical Consultant
11 14 (8.09%) Active Directory Administrator
12 10 (5.78%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 9 (5.20%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (5.20%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.50%) Web Services
2 18 (10.40%) .NET
3 15 (8.67%) .NET Framework
3 15 (8.67%) ASP.NET
4 11 (6.36%) XML
5 8 (4.62%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (3.47%) HTML
7 3 (1.73%) CSS
7 3 (1.73%) CSS3
7 3 (1.73%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.73%) HTML5
7 3 (1.73%) jQuery
7 3 (1.73%) SAML
8 1 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (15.61%) Clustering
3 21 (12.14%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.62%) PKI
5 5 (2.89%) Raspberry Pi
6 4 (2.31%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.73%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.73%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.73%) Replication
8 2 (1.16%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 130 (75.14%) Windows
2 86 (49.71%) Windows Server
3 51 (29.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (13.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (12.14%) Windows 7
6 20 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.47%) Unix
8 4 (2.31%) Linux
9 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.58%) CentOS
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (45.66%) ITIL
2 23 (13.29%) ITSM
3 22 (12.72%) Network Management
4 21 (12.14%) Service Management
5 18 (10.40%) ITIL V3
5 18 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (9.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (9.25%) Project Management
7 13 (7.51%) Asset Management
7 13 (7.51%) Regression Testing
8 12 (6.94%) ITIL V2
9 10 (5.78%) Change Management
10 8 (4.62%) Business Transformation
10 8 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (4.05%) Business Continuity
11 7 (4.05%) Business Continuity Management
11 7 (4.05%) Line Management
11 7 (4.05%) Time Management
12 6 (3.47%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 89 (51.45%) SQL
2 59 (34.10%) PowerShell
3 19 (10.98%) C#
4 14 (8.09%) VB
5 7 (4.05%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.47%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.89%) VBScript
8 4 (2.31%) Java
8 4 (2.31%) VBA
9 3 (1.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (16.76%) Degree
2 25 (14.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (8.67%) MCSE
4 13 (7.51%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (5.20%) MCP
6 8 (4.62%) MCITP
6 8 (4.62%) MCSA
6 8 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (4.05%) MCTS
8 5 (2.89%) DBS Check
8 5 (2.89%) HND
9 3 (1.73%) CCA
9 3 (1.73%) CCAA
9 3 (1.73%) CCEE
9 3 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.58%) CCNA
10 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.78%) SLA
2 3 (1.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (6.94%) XenApp
3 7 (4.05%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.31%) VMware Server
5 3 (1.73%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (8.09%) McAfee ePO
1 14 (8.09%) Nagios
1 14 (8.09%) WSUS
2 12 (6.94%) SCCM
3 10 (5.78%) ZENworks
4 5 (2.89%) SmoothWall
5 4 (2.31%) MOM
5 4 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.58%) Puppet
6 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 88 (50.87%) Microsoft
2 45 (26.01%) VMware
3 29 (16.76%) Citrix
4 22 (12.72%) NetApp
5 18 (10.40%) HP
6 16 (9.25%) Cisco
7 14 (8.09%) McAfee
8 13 (7.51%) Dell KACE
9 10 (5.78%) Symantec
10 8 (4.62%) Dell
11 7 (4.05%) Sophos
12 6 (3.47%) arcserve
13 5 (2.89%) Lotus
13 5 (2.89%) Nimble Storage
13 5 (2.89%) Ruckus Wireless
14 3 (1.73%) Altiris
14 3 (1.73%) Cyber-Ark
14 3 (1.73%) DevExpress
14 3 (1.73%) SolarWinds
15 1 (0.58%) Veeam
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Salary: £34613 - £44228 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Pension, Travel
Posted: 27 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago