The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.78% 3.57% 4.82%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 33.33% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £21,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -36.02%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

System Software Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 5.56% 10.71% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Active Directory
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the West Lothian region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in West Lothian

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) NFS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
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