The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 21 42 11
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 101 47 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.36% 4.84% 13.94%
As % of the System Software category 63.52% 52.81% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 92 43 164
Average salary £25,750 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.16% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
Active Directory
South West

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

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
159 89 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.16% 9.16% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 135 78 200
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +17 60 £28,000 -37.77% 9
Chippenham -12 21 £24,000 -4.00% 4
Malmesbury - 2 £23,500 - 1
Corsham 0 1 £42,500 +112.50% 1
Marlborough - 1 £24,000 -
Salisbury - 1 £24,750 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

1 144 (77.01%) Windows
2 99 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 86 (45.99%) ITIL
4 68 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 65 (34.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (33.69%) VMware
7 60 (32.09%) MS Excel
8 53 (28.34%) SQL
9 52 (27.81%) MS Office
9 52 (27.81%) Service Management
9 52 (27.81%) Firewall
10 50 (26.74%) TCP/IP
11 45 (24.06%) Cisco
12 44 (23.53%) Windows XP
13 43 (22.99%) MS Exchange
14 40 (21.39%) IIS
15 39 (20.86%) SQL Server
16 37 (19.79%) DNS
16 37 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (18.18%) DHCP
18 29 (15.51%) Internet
19 27 (14.44%) Citrix
19 27 (14.44%) SAN
19 27 (14.44%) ITSM
20 26 (13.90%) VPN
20 26 (13.90%) Windows Server 2012
21 25 (13.37%) Apple
22 24 (12.83%) SLA
22 24 (12.83%) SCCM
23 19 (10.16%) Dell

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 43 (22.99%) MS Exchange
2 40 (21.39%) IIS
3 18 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (7.49%) IBM Notes
5 12 (6.42%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.14%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.14%) Lync
9 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.53%) Apache
11 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 60 (32.09%) MS Excel
2 52 (27.81%) MS Office
3 14 (7.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) IaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (27.81%) Firewall
2 50 (26.74%) TCP/IP
3 37 (19.79%) DNS
4 34 (18.18%) DHCP
5 29 (15.51%) Internet
6 27 (14.44%) SAN
7 26 (13.90%) VPN
8 15 (8.02%) LAN
9 14 (7.49%) NAS
10 12 (6.42%) Wireless
10 12 (6.42%) Ethernet
11 11 (5.88%) WAN
12 10 (5.35%) VLAN
13 7 (3.74%) Multicast
13 7 (3.74%) LDAP
14 6 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (2.67%) IP Telephony
15 5 (2.67%) HTTP
16 4 (2.14%) SMTP
16 4 (2.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (4.28%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.14%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.53%) MySQL
8 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (5.88%) Finance
2 5 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.14%) Banking
4 2 (1.07%) Retail
4 2 (1.07%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.07%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (19.79%) Support Engineer
2 35 (18.72%) Consultant
3 34 (18.18%) Analyst
4 23 (12.30%) Technical Consultant
5 21 (11.23%) Service Analyst
6 20 (10.70%) Service Desk Analyst
7 19 (10.16%) Technical Support
8 18 (9.63%) Management Consultant
8 18 (9.63%) Business Consultant
8 18 (9.63%) Service Management Consultant
8 18 (9.63%) ITSM Consultant
8 18 (9.63%) IT Support
9 17 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
10 16 (8.56%) Help Desk Support
11 14 (7.49%) Support Analyst
12 12 (6.42%) Help Desk Engineer
12 12 (6.42%) Server Engineer
12 12 (6.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (6.42%) Help Desk Support Engineer
13 10 (5.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.81%) XML
2 6 (3.21%) .NET
3 5 (2.67%) HTML
4 4 (2.14%) Web Services
4 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.07%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.53%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.63%) Blackberry
2 13 (6.95%) iPhone
3 12 (6.42%) iPad
4 9 (4.81%) PDA
5 6 (3.21%) Replication
6 5 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.14%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.14%) Clustering
7 4 (2.14%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.60%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.60%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 144 (77.01%) Windows
2 68 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 65 (34.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 26 (13.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (9.63%) Windows 8
7 16 (8.56%) Windows 7
8 14 (7.49%) Windows Vista
8 14 (7.49%) Linux
9 10 (5.35%) Mac OS
10 9 (4.81%) Apple iOS
10 9 (4.81%) Android
11 4 (2.14%) UNIX
12 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.60%) AIX
12 3 (1.60%) Solaris
13 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (45.99%) ITIL
2 52 (27.81%) Service Management
3 27 (14.44%) ITSM
4 18 (9.63%) Service Desk Management
5 15 (8.02%) Project Management
6 13 (6.95%) Time Management
6 13 (6.95%) Build Automation
7 12 (6.42%) Change Control
7 12 (6.42%) Problem Management
7 12 (6.42%) Risk Management
7 12 (6.42%) Service Delivery
7 12 (6.42%) CAD
8 10 (5.35%) Change Management
8 10 (5.35%) Supplier Management
9 9 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (4.81%) Asset Management
9 9 (4.81%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (4.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.74%) Migration
12 6 (3.21%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.34%) SQL
2 13 (6.95%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.81%) C#
4 6 (3.21%) Java
5 5 (2.67%) VB
6 4 (2.14%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.56%) SC Cleared
2 16 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (8.02%) Degree
4 10 (5.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (4.28%) MCSE
6 5 (2.67%) MCP
7 3 (1.60%) HND
8 2 (1.07%) MCITP
9 1 (0.53%) MCDST
9 1 (0.53%) MCSA
9 1 (0.53%) CCNA
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.83%) SLA
2 4 (2.14%) QA
3 3 (1.60%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.02%) Terminal Services
3 10 (5.35%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.81%) XenApp
4 9 (4.81%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.28%) MetaFrame
6 5 (2.67%) UAG
6 5 (2.67%) Xen
6 5 (2.67%) vSphere
7 4 (2.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (2.14%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.07%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.53%) NFS
9 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 24 (12.83%) SCCM
2 8 (4.28%) SAP Afaria
3 7 (3.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (3.21%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (3.21%) WSUS
5 5 (2.67%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.14%) Nagios
6 4 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.14%) MOM
6 4 (2.14%) Check_MK
7 3 (1.60%) WMI
8 1 (0.53%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 99 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 63 (33.69%) VMware
3 45 (24.06%) Cisco
4 27 (14.44%) Citrix
5 25 (13.37%) Apple
6 19 (10.16%) Dell
7 15 (8.02%) Lotus
7 15 (8.02%) HP
8 13 (6.95%) IBM
8 13 (6.95%) Avaya
9 11 (5.88%) Remedy
9 11 (5.88%) SonicWALL
10 9 (4.81%) McAfee
10 9 (4.81%) SAP
11 8 (4.28%) Altiris
12 7 (3.74%) NetApp
13 5 (2.67%) Juniper
13 5 (2.67%) Oracle
13 5 (2.67%) F5
14 4 (2.14%) Sophos
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