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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 30 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 41 37 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 7.03% 7.44% 3.11%
As % of the System Software category 62.12% 82.22% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 10
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +11.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £45,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
66 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 11.32% 9.05% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 59 45 24
Average salary £36,625 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Swindon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 73 (80.22%) Windows
2 62 (68.13%) Microsoft
3 38 (41.76%) VMware
4 36 (39.56%) ITIL
5 34 (37.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (25.27%) IIS
8 23 (25.27%) MS Excel
9 22 (24.18%) SQL
10 21 (23.08%) MS Exchange
11 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
12 18 (19.78%) Firewall
13 17 (18.68%) MS Office
13 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (16.48%) PowerShell
14 15 (16.48%) Service Management
15 14 (15.38%) Citrix
15 14 (15.38%) Cisco
16 13 (14.29%) DHCP
16 13 (14.29%) DNS
16 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (14.29%) LAN
16 13 (14.29%) ITSM
17 12 (13.19%) Finance
17 12 (13.19%) Degree
18 11 (12.09%) SCCM
18 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (12.09%) VMware ESX
18 11 (12.09%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 23 (25.27%) IIS
2 21 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.59%) IBM Notes
4 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.30%) Lync
5 3 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.20%) Site Server
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (25.27%) MS Excel
2 17 (18.68%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.10%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) SaaS
1 3 (3.30%) Office 365
1 3 (3.30%) IaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.78%) Firewall
2 13 (14.29%) DNS
2 13 (14.29%) LAN
2 13 (14.29%) DHCP
3 11 (12.09%) SAN
4 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.79%) WAN
6 7 (7.69%) VPN
7 5 (5.49%) Internet
8 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.30%) Network Security
9 2 (2.20%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.20%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.20%) Wireshark
9 2 (2.20%) SMTP
9 2 (2.20%) VoIP
9 2 (2.20%) LDAP
9 2 (2.20%) HTTP
10 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.10%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.20%) MS Access
4 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Advertising
3 2 (2.20%) Back Office
3 2 (2.20%) German Language
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (20.88%) Consultant
2 14 (15.38%) Analyst
3 13 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 9 (9.89%) ITSM Consultant
5 7 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) IT Support
6 6 (6.59%) Technical Support
6 6 (6.59%) Business Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Management Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Service Management Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) .NET
2 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET
2 8 (8.79%) Web Services
3 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.20%) XML
5 1 (1.10%) WCF
5 1 (1.10%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.59%) Replication
3 6 (6.59%) Clustering
4 4 (4.40%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.10%) PMI
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) IVR
6 1 (1.10%) CMDB
6 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 73 (80.22%) Windows
2 34 (37.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.49%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.40%) Linux
8 3 (3.30%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.56%) ITIL
2 15 (16.48%) Service Management
3 13 (14.29%) ITSM
4 10 (10.99%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.59%) BCP
6 6 (6.59%) Time Management
6 6 (6.59%) Performance Improvement
7 5 (5.49%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.40%) ITIL V2
8 4 (4.40%) Project Management
8 4 (4.40%) Change Management
8 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Management
8 4 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.30%) Line Management
10 2 (2.20%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.20%) Migration
10 2 (2.20%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.18%) SQL
2 15 (16.48%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.89%) C#
4 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.20%) VBScript
6 2 (2.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.19%) Degree
3 8 (8.79%) MCSE
4 4 (4.40%) MCSA
5 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.20%) CCNA
6 2 (2.20%) MCP
6 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.10%) ISEB
7 1 (1.10%) CCNP
7 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.10%) CISM
7 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.10%) MCTS
7 1 (1.10%) MCITP
7 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.89%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.09%) VMware ESX
3 10 (10.99%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.59%) XenApp
5 2 (2.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.20%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.10%) Snort
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.10%) vSphere
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.10%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) SCCM
2 4 (4.40%) SCOM
2 4 (4.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.30%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.30%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.20%) MOM
4 2 (2.20%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.20%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.20%) SCSM
4 2 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.20%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (68.13%) Microsoft
2 38 (41.76%) VMware
3 14 (15.38%) Cisco
3 14 (15.38%) Citrix
4 6 (6.59%) HP
4 6 (6.59%) Lotus
5 4 (4.40%) EMC
6 3 (3.30%) Dell
6 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.30%) Symantec
6 3 (3.30%) NetApp
6 3 (3.30%) F5
7 2 (2.20%) Remedy
7 2 (2.20%) Apple
7 2 (2.20%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.20%) IBM
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle
8 1 (1.10%) BMC
8 1 (1.10%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
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