Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 6 months to 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 36 56
Rank change year-on-year +12 +20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 41 38 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 10.59% 6.73% 3.80%
As % of the System Software category 39.42% 37.62% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 16
Median annual salary £65,000 £37,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.50% -10.24% +37.19%
10th Percentile £22,750 £20,988 £28,875
90th Percentile £90,000 £70,000 £57,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +50.94%

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

All System Software Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 104 101 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 26.87% 17.88% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 77 88 24
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.03% +24.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,800 £29,775
90th Percentile £90,000 £66,625 £57,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +20.00%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Cheltenham

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Active Directory in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Cheltenham

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Active Directory in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 26 (63.41%) Azure
3 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (53.66%) AWS
4 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
4 20 (48.78%) Windows
4 20 (48.78%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 19 (46.34%) Linux
6 18 (43.90%) Technical Leadership
7 17 (41.46%) SaaS
7 17 (41.46%) IaaS
8 16 (39.02%) Office 365
8 16 (39.02%) PKI
9 15 (36.59%) DV Cleared
9 15 (36.59%) Open Source
9 15 (36.59%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 15 (36.59%) Terraform
9 15 (36.59%) Cloud Native
9 15 (36.59%) Docker
10 14 (34.15%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (34.15%) Microservices
10 14 (34.15%) Cyberattack
10 14 (34.15%) Data Acquisition
10 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
10 14 (34.15%) Cyber Intelligence
10 14 (34.15%) NIST 800
10 14 (34.15%) Collaborative Working
10 14 (34.15%) Data Science
10 14 (34.15%) NCSC
10 14 (34.15%) NIST

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 7 (17.07%) Confluence
2 6 (14.63%) CMS
2 6 (14.63%) Drupal
2 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.44%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (63.41%) Azure
2 22 (53.66%) AWS
3 17 (41.46%) IaaS
3 17 (41.46%) SaaS
4 16 (39.02%) Office 365
5 14 (34.15%) PaaS
6 3 (7.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) DNS
2 4 (9.76%) DHCP
2 4 (9.76%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) LAN
2 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.76%) WAN
2 4 (9.76%) WLAN
3 3 (7.32%) SAN
3 3 (7.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) Big Data
2 6 (14.63%) MySQL
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) JIRA
2 7 (17.07%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (34.15%) Legal
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Architect
2 20 (48.78%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (34.15%) Cloud Architect
3 14 (34.15%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) IT Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Azure Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) IT Support
7 2 (4.88%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Technician
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) SAML
3 1 (2.44%) Apache NiFi
3 1 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) HTML5
3 1 (2.44%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) PKI
2 15 (36.59%) Cloud Native
3 14 (34.15%) Cyberattack
4 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (9.76%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
8 1 (2.44%) Cybercrime
8 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Linux
3 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
4 8 (19.51%) Windows 10
5 4 (9.76%) Android
5 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.32%) CentOS
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 18 (43.90%) Technical Leadership
4 15 (36.59%) Open Source
4 15 (36.59%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 14 (34.15%) Analytics
5 14 (34.15%) Artificial Intelligence
5 14 (34.15%) Collaborative Working
5 14 (34.15%) Cyber Intelligence
5 14 (34.15%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (34.15%) Data Acquisition
5 14 (34.15%) Data Science
5 14 (34.15%) Data Security
5 14 (34.15%) DevSecOps
5 14 (34.15%) High Availability
5 14 (34.15%) Information Assurance
5 14 (34.15%) Infrastructure as Code
5 14 (34.15%) Machine Learning
5 14 (34.15%) Microservices
5 14 (34.15%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) C
2 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) Perl
2 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (36.59%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) CCNA
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.44%) CCENT
4 1 (2.44%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.44%) MCSA
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (34.15%) NCSC
1 14 (34.15%) NIST
1 14 (34.15%) NIST 800
2 5 (12.20%) SLA
3 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) Docker
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.32%) Firmware
5 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (2.44%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (36.59%) Terraform
2 4 (9.76%) SCCM
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.44%) Ansible
4 1 (2.44%) Grafana
4 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.44%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) Google
3 7 (17.07%) Atlassian
4 6 (14.63%) MuleSoft
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle
4 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 4 (9.76%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) Progress
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco
7 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.44%) Splunk