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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 25 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 43 38 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 7.45% 8.44% 2.79%
As % of the System Software category 66.15% 88.37% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 11
Average salary £30,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.07% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
65 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 11.27% 9.56% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 58 43 25
Average salary £35,820 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.96% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £28,650 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,750 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 2 March 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Swindon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 76 (84.44%) Windows
2 65 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 42 (46.67%) ITIL
4 38 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (41.11%) VMware
6 33 (36.67%) IIS
7 30 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (28.89%) SQL Server
9 26 (28.89%) MS Excel
10 21 (23.33%) SQL
10 21 (23.33%) PowerShell
11 19 (21.11%) ITSM
12 18 (20.00%) Service Management
12 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (18.89%) MS Office
14 16 (17.78%) C#
14 16 (17.78%) .NET
14 16 (17.78%) MS Exchange
14 16 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
15 15 (16.67%) Web Services
16 14 (15.56%) Firewall
16 14 (15.56%) Citrix
16 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (15.56%) DNS
16 14 (15.56%) DHCP
16 14 (15.56%) Time Management
17 13 (14.44%) Degree
17 13 (14.44%) SCCM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 33 (36.67%) IIS
2 16 (17.78%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.78%) IBM Notes
4 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.56%) Site Server
5 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.33%) Lync
6 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (18.89%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
1 3 (3.33%) Office 365
1 3 (3.33%) IaaS
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.56%) DHCP
1 14 (15.56%) DNS
1 14 (15.56%) Firewall
2 11 (12.22%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.22%) LAN
3 9 (10.00%) VPN
4 6 (6.67%) SAN
4 6 (6.67%) WAN
5 5 (5.56%) LDAP
5 5 (5.56%) HTTP
5 5 (5.56%) Wireshark
6 4 (4.44%) Internet
6 4 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.33%) Network Security
8 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.22%) SMTP
9 1 (1.11%) WLAN
9 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.22%) MS Access
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) German Language
3 4 (4.44%) Advertising
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) Consultant
2 17 (18.89%) Analyst
3 15 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 11 (12.22%) Service Analyst
5 10 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) ITSM Consultant
6 9 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.78%) Technical Support
9 6 (6.67%) Business Consultant
10 5 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) Senior Technical Specialist
10 5 (5.56%) Product Consultant
10 5 (5.56%) IT Support
11 4 (4.44%) Wintel Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Wintel Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Desktop Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.78%) .NET
2 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 15 (16.67%) Web Services
3 7 (7.78%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.22%) XML
5 1 (1.11%) WCF
5 1 (1.11%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.56%) Replication
4 3 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) PMI
5 1 (1.11%) CMDB
5 1 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 76 (84.44%) Windows
2 38 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.44%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.33%) Linux
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) ITIL
2 19 (21.11%) ITSM
3 18 (20.00%) Service Management
4 14 (15.56%) Time Management
5 11 (12.22%) ITIL V2
6 10 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 8 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (8.89%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.78%) Project Management
10 6 (6.67%) BCP
10 6 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
11 5 (5.56%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.44%) Change Management
13 3 (3.33%) Line Management
14 2 (2.22%) Network Design
14 2 (2.22%) Load Balancing
14 2 (2.22%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.33%) SQL
1 21 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 16 (17.78%) C#
3 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.44%) Degree
3 8 (8.89%) MCSE
4 4 (4.44%) MCSA
4 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.33%) MCP
6 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.22%) CCNA
7 1 (1.11%) ISEB
7 1 (1.11%) CCNP
7 1 (1.11%) VCP4
7 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.11%) CISM
7 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.11%) MCTS
7 1 (1.11%) MCITP
7 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.22%) VMware ESX
3 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.67%) XenApp
4 2 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.22%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.11%) Snort
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (14.44%) SCCM
2 10 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (5.56%) MOM
4 4 (4.44%) SCOM
5 3 (3.33%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.22%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Intune
6 2 (2.22%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.22%) SCSM
7 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.11%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 37 (41.11%) VMware
3 14 (15.56%) Citrix
4 10 (11.11%) Cisco
5 7 (7.78%) Lotus
6 5 (5.56%) HP
7 3 (3.33%) EMC
7 3 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.33%) Symantec
7 3 (3.33%) F5
8 2 (2.22%) NetApp
8 2 (2.22%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.22%) Dell
9 1 (1.11%) IBM
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle
9 1 (1.11%) BMC
9 1 (1.11%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.11%) Remedy
Chippenham, Swindon and Wiltshire
PleaseTech Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000, depending on experience; 25 days holiday pa.
Posted: 21 days ago