The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Bristol
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 51 28
Rank change year-on-year -9 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 79 94 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.35% 5.08% 6.57%
As % of the System Software category 43.41% 51.37% 58.59%
Number of salaries quoted 72 89 118
Median salary £27,750 £26,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% -33.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 182 183 227
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 10.02% 9.88% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 145 166 165
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,064 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Bristol

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Bristol

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Bristol over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Bristol

Active Directory
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £22,500 -
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 117 (76.97%) Windows
2 88 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 62 (40.79%) Windows Server
4 52 (34.21%) WAN
4 52 (34.21%) MS Exchange
5 50 (32.89%) LAN
6 46 (30.26%) VMware
7 45 (29.61%) Firewall
8 44 (28.95%) ITIL
9 39 (25.66%) Cisco
10 37 (24.34%) Citrix
10 37 (24.34%) Office 365
11 34 (22.37%) TCP/IP
11 34 (22.37%) Microsoft Office
12 33 (21.71%) Windows 7
13 29 (19.08%) Windows Server 2008
14 27 (17.76%) SCCM
15 26 (17.11%) Hyper-V
15 26 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (16.45%) DHCP
17 24 (15.79%) SLA
18 23 (15.13%) SQL Server
19 22 (14.47%) DNS
19 22 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
21 19 (12.50%) SQL
22 18 (11.84%) Degree
23 17 (11.18%) MCSE
24 15 (9.87%) SharePoint
24 15 (9.87%) Finance

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (34.21%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.87%) SharePoint
3 14 (9.21%) Skype for Business
4 13 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.63%) SAS
7 4 (2.63%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.63%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.97%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.97%) IIS
8 3 (1.97%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 34 (22.37%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.66%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) OpenText MBPM
1 5 (3.29%) Visualfiles
2 4 (2.63%) Maximo
3 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (24.34%) Office 365
2 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.66%) IaaS
4 1 (0.66%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.66%) PaaS
4 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (34.21%) WAN
2 50 (32.89%) LAN
3 45 (29.61%) Firewall
4 34 (22.37%) TCP/IP
5 25 (16.45%) DHCP
6 22 (14.47%) DNS
7 14 (9.21%) VPN
8 13 (8.55%) VLAN
9 10 (6.58%) Internet
9 10 (6.58%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (6.58%) SAN
10 8 (5.26%) Network Security
11 6 (3.95%) Skype
11 6 (3.95%) Wireless
12 5 (3.29%) iSCSI
13 4 (2.63%) Intranet
13 4 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (2.63%) Software-Defined Networking
13 4 (2.63%) VoIP
13 4 (2.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.63%) GIS
2 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.97%) IDOL
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.66%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.66%) Power BI
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 15 (9.87%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Legal
3 8 (5.26%) Front Office
4 7 (4.61%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.97%) Retail
6 2 (1.32%) Electronics
6 2 (1.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (26.97%) Analyst
2 22 (14.47%) Support Engineer
3 17 (11.18%) Service Analyst
3 17 (11.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 17 (11.18%) Service Desk Engineer
4 15 (9.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 15 (9.87%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (9.87%) Support Analyst
5 14 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (9.21%) IT Support
6 12 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (7.89%) IT Analyst
7 10 (6.58%) Active Directory Analyst
8 9 (5.92%) IT Engineer
9 8 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (5.26%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (5.26%) Administrator
9 8 (5.26%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.61%) 1st Line Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.29%) Middleware
2 4 (2.63%) .NET
2 4 (2.63%) HTML
2 4 (2.63%) XML
3 1 (0.66%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.66%) SAML
3 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.58%) Driving Licence
2 8 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.61%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.29%) Clustering
5 4 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.63%) NHS
5 4 (2.63%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.97%) BYOD
6 3 (1.97%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.97%) iPhone
6 3 (1.97%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.66%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 117 (76.97%) Windows
2 62 (40.79%) Windows Server
3 33 (21.71%) Windows 7
4 29 (19.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (9.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (7.24%) Linux
7 11 (7.24%) Windows 10
8 8 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 7 (4.61%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.29%) Unix
11 4 (2.63%) AIX
11 4 (2.63%) HPUX
11 4 (2.63%) Solaris
11 4 (2.63%) Windows 2000
11 4 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.66%) Android
12 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.95%) ITIL
2 12 (7.89%) Service Delivery
3 11 (7.24%) Mentoring
4 9 (5.92%) Coaching
4 9 (5.92%) Data Protection
4 9 (5.92%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (5.92%) Service Management
5 8 (5.26%) Patch Management
6 7 (4.61%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (4.61%) IT Strategy
6 7 (4.61%) Migration
6 7 (4.61%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (3.95%) ITIL V3
7 6 (3.95%) ITSM
7 6 (3.95%) PRINCE2
7 6 (3.95%) Programme Management
8 5 (3.29%) CAD
9 4 (2.63%) B2B
9 4 (2.63%) Information Security
9 4 (2.63%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (2.63%) C#
2 4 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (11.84%) Degree
3 17 (11.18%) MCSE
4 14 (9.21%) MCP
4 14 (9.21%) MCSA
5 7 (4.61%) CCNA
5 7 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.95%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.29%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.97%) CCNP
9 3 (1.97%) CISM
9 3 (1.97%) CISSP
9 3 (1.97%) CNA
9 3 (1.97%) MCITP
9 3 (1.97%) MCTS
9 3 (1.97%) Novell Certification
9 3 (1.97%) SANS
9 3 (1.97%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.79%) SLA
2 6 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (17.11%) Hyper-V
2 22 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.26%) vSphere
4 5 (3.29%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.63%) MetaFrame
5 4 (2.63%) Terminal Server
5 4 (2.63%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.97%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.97%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.97%) XenApp
7 1 (0.66%) Firmware
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (17.76%) SCCM
2 6 (3.95%) WSUS
3 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.66%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.66%) Iperf
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 88 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 46 (30.26%) VMware
3 39 (25.66%) Cisco
4 37 (24.34%) Citrix
5 10 (6.58%) HP
6 7 (4.61%) Apple
7 6 (3.95%) Dell
7 6 (3.95%) iManage
8 5 (3.29%) Avaya
8 5 (3.29%) NetApp
8 5 (3.29%) Oracle
9 4 (2.63%) Actuate
9 4 (2.63%) BEA
9 4 (2.63%) IBM
9 4 (2.63%) SonicWALL
9 4 (2.63%) Sun
9 4 (2.63%) webMethods
10 3 (1.97%) Lotus
10 3 (1.97%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.97%) SolarWinds
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