The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 39 12
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 94 50 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.48% 5.39% 11.93%
As % of the System Software category 63.09% 61.73% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 89 45 132
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
149 81 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.45% 8.73% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 125 69 174
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Active Directory
South West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +9 54 £30,000 -17.42% 8
Chippenham -5 23 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Corsham -6 5 £22,000 +10.00%
Salisbury - 1 £24,750 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 133 (76.44%) Windows
2 92 (52.87%) Microsoft
3 82 (47.13%) ITIL
4 63 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (35.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 60 (34.48%) MS Excel
6 60 (34.48%) VMware
7 53 (30.46%) Service Management
8 51 (29.31%) SQL
9 47 (27.01%) MS Office
10 45 (25.86%) Firewall
11 42 (24.14%) TCP/IP
12 41 (23.56%) Windows XP
12 41 (23.56%) MS Exchange
12 41 (23.56%) IIS
13 40 (22.99%) Cisco
14 37 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 34 (19.54%) SQL Server
16 32 (18.39%) DNS
17 29 (16.67%) DHCP
18 27 (15.52%) ITSM
19 26 (14.94%) Internet
19 26 (14.94%) VPN
19 26 (14.94%) Citrix
20 25 (14.37%) Windows Server 2012
21 23 (13.22%) SLA
21 23 (13.22%) SCCM
22 21 (12.07%) Apple
23 19 (10.92%) SAN
23 19 (10.92%) Windows 8

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (23.56%) MS Exchange
1 41 (23.56%) IIS
2 16 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (8.62%) IBM Notes
4 12 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.15%) Lync
9 1 (0.57%) Apache
9 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 60 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 47 (27.01%) MS Office
3 16 (9.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) IaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (25.86%) Firewall
2 42 (24.14%) TCP/IP
3 32 (18.39%) DNS
4 29 (16.67%) DHCP
5 26 (14.94%) Internet
5 26 (14.94%) VPN
6 19 (10.92%) SAN
7 12 (6.90%) NAS
8 11 (6.32%) LAN
9 10 (5.75%) Ethernet
9 10 (5.75%) Wireless
10 8 (4.60%) VLAN
11 7 (4.02%) WAN
11 7 (4.02%) LDAP
12 6 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (3.45%) Multicast
13 5 (2.87%) HTTP
14 4 (2.30%) SMTP
14 4 (2.30%) SSH
14 4 (2.30%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.57%) MySQL
General
1 11 (6.32%) Finance
2 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.30%) Banking
4 2 (1.15%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.15%) Back Office
4 2 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (20.69%) Support Engineer
2 35 (20.11%) Consultant
3 29 (16.67%) Analyst
4 23 (13.22%) Technical Consultant
5 18 (10.34%) Management Consultant
5 18 (10.34%) Service Analyst
5 18 (10.34%) Technical Support
5 18 (10.34%) ITSM Consultant
5 18 (10.34%) Business Consultant
5 18 (10.34%) Service Management Consultant
6 17 (9.77%) Help Desk Support
6 17 (9.77%) Service Desk Analyst
6 17 (9.77%) IT Support
7 15 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (7.47%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 13 (7.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (7.47%) Help Desk Engineer
8 13 (7.47%) Support Analyst
9 12 (6.90%) Server Engineer
10 10 (5.75%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.17%) XML
2 6 (3.45%) .NET
3 5 (2.87%) HTML
4 4 (2.30%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.30%) Web Services
5 2 (1.15%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.62%) Blackberry
2 11 (6.32%) iPhone
3 10 (5.75%) iPad
4 9 (5.17%) PDA
5 6 (3.45%) Replication
6 5 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.30%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.30%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.72%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.72%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.57%) Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 133 (76.44%) Windows
2 63 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (35.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (23.56%) Windows XP
5 25 (14.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (10.92%) Windows 8
7 16 (9.20%) Windows Vista
8 14 (8.05%) Windows 7
9 11 (6.32%) Mac OS
9 11 (6.32%) Linux
10 10 (5.75%) Android
10 10 (5.75%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.30%) UNIX
12 3 (1.72%) AIX
12 3 (1.72%) Solaris
13 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (47.13%) ITIL
2 53 (30.46%) Service Management
3 27 (15.52%) ITSM
4 18 (10.34%) Service Desk Management
5 16 (9.20%) Project Management
6 15 (8.62%) Problem Management
7 14 (8.05%) Risk Management
7 14 (8.05%) Time Management
7 14 (8.05%) Change Control
8 13 (7.47%) Build Automation
9 12 (6.90%) Asset Management
10 11 (6.32%) Supplier Management
10 11 (6.32%) CAD
10 11 (6.32%) Change Management
11 10 (5.75%) Service Delivery
11 10 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (4.60%) Load Balancing
14 7 (4.02%) Migration
15 4 (2.30%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.31%) SQL
2 11 (6.32%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.17%) C#
4 5 (2.87%) Java
5 4 (2.30%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (9.20%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 14 (8.05%) Degree
4 13 (7.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (4.02%) MCSE
7 4 (2.30%) MCP
8 3 (1.72%) HND
9 2 (1.15%) MCITP
10 1 (0.57%) MCDST
10 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.57%) CCNA
10 1 (0.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.22%) SLA
2 4 (2.30%) QA
3 3 (1.72%) COBIT
4 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.05%) Terminal Services
3 10 (5.75%) XenApp
4 9 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.60%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.45%) MetaFrame
6 6 (3.45%) vSphere
7 4 (2.30%) Xen
7 4 (2.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.72%) UAG
8 3 (1.72%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.15%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (13.22%) SCCM
2 9 (5.17%) SAP Afaria
3 7 (4.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (3.45%) WSUS
5 4 (2.30%) MOM
5 4 (2.30%) Nagios
6 3 (1.72%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.72%) WMI
7 2 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.57%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.57%) SCOM
8 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 92 (52.87%) Microsoft
2 60 (34.48%) VMware
3 40 (22.99%) Cisco
4 26 (14.94%) Citrix
5 21 (12.07%) Apple
6 17 (9.77%) Dell
7 16 (9.20%) Lotus
8 13 (7.47%) HP
9 11 (6.32%) IBM
10 10 (5.75%) Remedy
10 10 (5.75%) Avaya
11 9 (5.17%) SonicWALL
11 9 (5.17%) McAfee
11 9 (5.17%) SAP
12 7 (4.02%) NetApp
13 6 (3.45%) Altiris
14 5 (2.87%) F5
14 5 (2.87%) Juniper
15 4 (2.30%) Oracle
16 3 (1.72%) ServiceNow
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £23-25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + home working
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 22 days ago