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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 44 27
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 50 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 7.55% 5.18% 6.11%
As % of the System Software category 54.35% 58.18% 65.79%
Number of salaries quoted 44 29 25
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,400 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £38,100
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
92 55 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 13.90% 8.90% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 78 47 37
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 30 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Swindon

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 84 (81.55%) Windows
2 60 (58.25%) Microsoft
3 45 (43.69%) ITIL
4 42 (40.78%) VMware
5 40 (38.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (35.92%) SQL
7 31 (30.10%) IIS
7 31 (30.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (25.24%) SQL Server
8 26 (25.24%) MS Excel
9 25 (24.27%) MS Office
9 25 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (20.39%) Service Management
12 20 (19.42%) ITSM
13 18 (17.48%) Internet
14 17 (16.50%) Firewall
15 16 (15.53%) Lotus
15 16 (15.53%) TCP/IP
15 16 (15.53%) MS Exchange
16 15 (14.56%) IBM Notes
16 15 (14.56%) Cisco
17 14 (13.59%) DNS
17 14 (13.59%) DHCP
18 13 (12.62%) PowerShell
18 13 (12.62%) Degree
19 12 (11.65%) Citrix
19 12 (11.65%) Windows XP
20 11 (10.68%) LAN
20 11 (10.68%) C#

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 31 (30.10%) IIS
2 16 (15.53%) MS Exchange
3 15 (14.56%) IBM Notes
4 10 (9.71%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.94%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (25.24%) MS Excel
2 25 (24.27%) MS Office
3 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) SaaS
2 3 (2.91%) IaaS
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.48%) Internet
2 17 (16.50%) Firewall
3 16 (15.53%) TCP/IP
4 14 (13.59%) DNS
4 14 (13.59%) DHCP
5 11 (10.68%) LAN
5 11 (10.68%) SAN
6 8 (7.77%) VPN
7 6 (5.83%) WAN
8 4 (3.88%) SMTP
8 4 (3.88%) LDAP
8 4 (3.88%) HTTP
8 4 (3.88%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.94%) VoIP
10 2 (1.94%) Network Security
10 2 (1.94%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.94%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.97%) WLAN
11 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.94%) MS Access
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 11 (10.68%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) Advertising
3 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (25.24%) Consultant
2 21 (20.39%) Technical Consultant
3 14 (13.59%) Support Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) ITSM Consultant
4 13 (12.62%) IT Support
5 12 (11.65%) Analyst
6 11 (10.68%) Management Consultant
6 11 (10.68%) Business Consultant
6 11 (10.68%) Service Management Consultant
7 10 (9.71%) Support Technician
8 9 (8.74%) Technical Support
9 8 (7.77%) Wintel Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.83%) IT Support Analyst
11 5 (4.85%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) Service Analyst
12 4 (3.88%) Applications Support
12 4 (3.88%) SQL Developer
12 4 (3.88%) Technical Support Engineer
12 4 (3.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) .NET
1 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET
1 7 (6.80%) Web Services
2 6 (5.83%) XML
3 2 (1.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.80%) Replication
2 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.83%) Clustering
4 4 (3.88%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.88%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.94%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.94%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) PMI
6 1 (0.97%) IVR
6 1 (0.97%) CMDB
6 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 84 (81.55%) Windows
2 40 (38.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (30.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (11.65%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.85%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.85%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.88%) Linux
8 2 (1.94%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.69%) ITIL
2 21 (20.39%) Service Management
3 20 (19.42%) ITSM
4 11 (10.68%) Service Desk Management
5 6 (5.83%) Problem Management
5 6 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.88%) Change Management
6 4 (3.88%) BCP
6 4 (3.88%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (2.91%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.91%) Project Management
8 2 (1.94%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.94%) MOF
8 2 (1.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (1.94%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (1.94%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (1.94%) Software Deployment
9 1 (0.97%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.92%) SQL
2 13 (12.62%) PowerShell
3 11 (10.68%) C#
4 4 (3.88%) Java
4 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (12.62%) Degree
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (8.74%) MCSE
4 3 (2.91%) MCSA
4 3 (2.91%) MCP
5 2 (1.94%) CCNA
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.97%) CCNP
6 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.97%) MCTS
6 1 (0.97%) MCITP
6 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.74%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.74%) VMware ESX
3 6 (5.83%) XenApp
4 2 (1.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.94%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.97%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.97%) vSphere
5 1 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) SCCM
2 4 (3.88%) MOM
2 4 (3.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.91%) SCOM
3 3 (2.91%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.94%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Intune
4 2 (1.94%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.94%) SCSM
4 2 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.94%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 60 (58.25%) Microsoft
2 42 (40.78%) VMware
3 16 (15.53%) Lotus
4 15 (14.56%) Cisco
5 12 (11.65%) Citrix
6 9 (8.74%) IBM
7 7 (6.80%) NetApp
8 6 (5.83%) HP
9 4 (3.88%) EMC
10 3 (2.91%) Dell
10 3 (2.91%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.91%) Symantec
10 3 (2.91%) F5
11 2 (1.94%) Remedy
11 2 (1.94%) McAfee
11 2 (1.94%) Apple
11 2 (1.94%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.94%) Unisys
12 1 (0.97%) BMC
12 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds
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