The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 14 30 8
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 6 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 7.14% 5.41% 12.17%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 30.77% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 14
Average salary £26,500 - £38,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 - £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 9.52% 17.57% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 17
Average salary £24,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.79% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in West Lothian

Active Directory
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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Livingston +17 6 £26,500 -
Active Directory
Scotland

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) GIS
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (14.29%) MCITP
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Kofax
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Novell
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) Gentran
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Kofax
3 1 (14.29%) Novell