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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.08% 1.72% 3.45%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 16.67% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £24,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
3 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.25% 10.34% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £65,000 £36,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
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Advantage XPO
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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