The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 28 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 50 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 8.55% 6.12% 3.75%
As % of the System Software category 67.57% 64.00% 56.41%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 21
Average salary £34,250 £36,329 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.72% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,250 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
System Software Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
74 50 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 12.65% 9.56% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 66 47 36
Average salary £33,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Active Directory
Wiltshire

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 11 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Swindon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 63 (70.79%) Windows
2 48 (53.93%) ITIL
3 45 (50.56%) Microsoft
4 44 (49.44%) SQL
5 32 (35.96%) IIS
5 32 (35.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (32.58%) SQL Server
6 29 (32.58%) ITSM
7 28 (31.46%) MS Excel
8 26 (29.21%) Service Management
9 25 (28.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (26.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (25.84%) MS Office
12 22 (24.72%) VMware
13 20 (22.47%) Service Desk Management
14 18 (20.22%) Internet
15 16 (17.98%) Windows XP
16 14 (15.73%) Lotus
16 14 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (14.61%) IBM Notes
18 12 (13.48%) BizTalk Server
19 11 (12.36%) PowerShell
19 11 (12.36%) Citrix
20 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
21 9 (10.11%) Degree
21 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
22 8 (8.99%) XenApp
22 8 (8.99%) Load Balancing
22 8 (8.99%) MS Exchange
23 7 (7.87%) MCSE

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 32 (35.96%) IIS
2 13 (14.61%) IBM Notes
3 12 (13.48%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (8.99%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (31.46%) MS Excel
2 23 (25.84%) MS Office
3 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.22%) Internet
2 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.62%) LDAP
4 4 (4.49%) SSH
5 3 (3.37%) Firewall
5 3 (3.37%) SNMP
6 2 (2.25%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.25%) LAN
6 2 (2.25%) WAN
6 2 (2.25%) SMTP
6 2 (2.25%) DHCP
6 2 (2.25%) HTTP
6 2 (2.25%) VPN
6 2 (2.25%) DNS
7 1 (1.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.12%) MySQL
7 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (7.87%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (28.09%) Consultant
2 24 (26.97%) Technical Consultant
3 20 (22.47%) Management Consultant
3 20 (22.47%) Business Consultant
3 20 (22.47%) Service Management Consultant
3 20 (22.47%) ITSM Consultant
4 14 (15.73%) Analyst
5 12 (13.48%) IT Support
6 11 (12.36%) Support Analyst
6 11 (12.36%) Technical Support
7 8 (8.99%) IT Support Analyst
7 8 (8.99%) Support Technician
8 6 (6.74%) Wintel Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.74%) Administrator
9 5 (5.62%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.25%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) .NET
1 6 (6.74%) XML
2 4 (4.49%) HTML
2 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Replication
2 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.25%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.25%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.12%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 63 (70.79%) Windows
2 32 (35.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (28.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (26.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (17.98%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.49%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.25%) Linux
8 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.93%) ITIL
2 29 (32.58%) ITSM
3 26 (29.21%) Service Management
4 20 (22.47%) Service Desk Management
5 8 (8.99%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.49%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (3.37%) Migration
7 3 (3.37%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.25%) Change Management
8 2 (2.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.25%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.25%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.12%) MVC
9 1 (1.12%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.12%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (49.44%) SQL
2 11 (12.36%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.87%) C#
4 3 (3.37%) Java
4 3 (3.37%) VB
5 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) MCSE
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.37%) MCP
3 3 (3.37%) HND
3 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.99%) XenApp
3 6 (6.74%) vSphere
4 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.49%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) SCCM
2 5 (5.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.37%) WMI
4 2 (2.25%) MOM
5 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (50.56%) Microsoft
2 22 (24.72%) VMware
3 14 (15.73%) Lotus
4 11 (12.36%) Citrix
5 7 (7.87%) Cisco
5 7 (7.87%) IBM
6 5 (5.62%) NetApp
7 3 (3.37%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.37%) Remedy
8 2 (2.25%) McAfee
8 2 (2.25%) Unisys
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle
9 1 (1.12%) Apple
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