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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 47 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 7.07% 5.16% 4.83%
As % of the System Software category 55.29% 59.26% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 16
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,875
% change year-on-year
- -6.81%
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
85 54 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 12.78% 8.71% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 74 47 27
Average salary £43,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.47% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 21 November 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Swindon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 88 (82.24%) Windows
2 68 (63.55%) Microsoft
3 46 (42.99%) VMware
4 44 (41.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (40.19%) ITIL
6 35 (32.71%) IIS
7 34 (31.78%) SQL
8 32 (29.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (28.97%) MS Excel
9 31 (28.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (26.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (22.43%) SQL Server
11 24 (22.43%) MS Office
12 19 (17.76%) Internet
12 19 (17.76%) Firewall
13 18 (16.82%) Service Management
13 18 (16.82%) MS Exchange
14 17 (15.89%) Cisco
14 17 (15.89%) ITSM
15 16 (14.95%) TCP/IP
16 15 (14.02%) DNS
16 15 (14.02%) DHCP
16 15 (14.02%) Lotus
16 15 (14.02%) PowerShell
17 14 (13.08%) Citrix
17 14 (13.08%) IBM Notes
18 13 (12.15%) LAN
18 13 (12.15%) Degree
19 12 (11.21%) Hyper-V
19 12 (11.21%) SCCM

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 35 (32.71%) IIS
2 18 (16.82%) MS Exchange
3 14 (13.08%) IBM Notes
4 10 (9.35%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (7.48%) SharePoint
5 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.80%) Lync
7 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (28.97%) MS Excel
2 24 (22.43%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) SaaS
2 3 (2.80%) IaaS
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.87%) Office 365
4 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.76%) Internet
1 19 (17.76%) Firewall
2 16 (14.95%) TCP/IP
3 15 (14.02%) DNS
3 15 (14.02%) DHCP
4 13 (12.15%) LAN
5 12 (11.21%) SAN
6 9 (8.41%) VPN
7 8 (7.48%) WAN
8 4 (3.74%) SMTP
8 4 (3.74%) LDAP
8 4 (3.74%) HTTP
8 4 (3.74%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.87%) VoIP
10 2 (1.87%) Network Security
10 2 (1.87%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.87%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.93%) WLAN
11 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.87%) MS Access
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (11.21%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Advertising
3 2 (1.87%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (22.43%) Consultant
2 18 (16.82%) Technical Consultant
3 16 (14.95%) Support Engineer
4 13 (12.15%) IT Support
5 12 (11.21%) Analyst
6 11 (10.28%) ITSM Consultant
7 10 (9.35%) Technical Support
8 9 (8.41%) Support Technician
9 8 (7.48%) Management Consultant
9 8 (7.48%) Business Consultant
9 8 (7.48%) Service Management Consultant
9 8 (7.48%) Wintel Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (5.61%) Technical Support Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) Service Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 4 (3.74%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.48%) .NET
2 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET
2 7 (6.54%) Web Services
3 5 (4.67%) XML
4 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.93%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
1 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.54%) Replication
3 6 (5.61%) Clustering
4 4 (3.74%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.74%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.87%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.87%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) PMI
6 1 (0.93%) IVR
6 1 (0.93%) CMDB
6 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 88 (82.24%) Windows
2 44 (41.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (29.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (26.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (9.35%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.80%) Linux
8 2 (1.87%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.87%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.19%) ITIL
2 18 (16.82%) Service Management
3 17 (15.89%) ITSM
4 9 (8.41%) Problem Management
5 8 (7.48%) Service Desk Management
6 7 (6.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.67%) BCP
7 5 (4.67%) Performance Improvement
8 4 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.74%) Change Management
9 3 (2.80%) Project Management
9 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.80%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.80%) Load Balancing
10 2 (1.87%) Software Deployment
10 2 (1.87%) Line Management
10 2 (1.87%) Configuration Management
10 2 (1.87%) MOF
10 2 (1.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (1.87%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.78%) SQL
2 15 (14.02%) PowerShell
3 11 (10.28%) C#
4 4 (3.74%) Java
4 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.74%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) Degree
2 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.48%) MCSE
4 3 (2.80%) MCSA
4 3 (2.80%) MCP
5 2 (1.87%) CCNA
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.93%) MCTS
6 1 (0.93%) MCITP
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (28.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.21%) Hyper-V
3 11 (10.28%) VMware ESX
4 7 (6.54%) XenApp
5 2 (1.87%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.87%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.93%) vSphere
6 1 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.93%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (11.21%) SCCM
2 4 (3.74%) SCOM
2 4 (3.74%) MOM
2 4 (3.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.80%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.80%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Intune
4 2 (1.87%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.87%) SCSM
4 2 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 68 (63.55%) Microsoft
2 46 (42.99%) VMware
3 17 (15.89%) Cisco
4 15 (14.02%) Lotus
5 14 (13.08%) Citrix
6 8 (7.48%) IBM
7 7 (6.54%) NetApp
8 6 (5.61%) HP
9 4 (3.74%) EMC
10 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.80%) Symantec
10 3 (2.80%) Dell
10 3 (2.80%) F5
11 2 (1.87%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.87%) Unisys
11 2 (1.87%) Remedy
11 2 (1.87%) McAfee
11 2 (1.87%) Apple
12 1 (0.93%) Oracle
12 1 (0.93%) BMC
Swindon, Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, flexi-time
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits, 10% car allowance
Posted: 11 days ago