Period
to 20 May 2019

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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 42 50
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 30 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 6.28% 6.44% 5.53%
As % of the System Software category 37.04% 78.26% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 27
Cheltenham median annual salary £50,000 £36,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.99% +19.67% -3.17%
10th Percentile £23,150 £30,000 £19,900
90th Percentile £72,000 £57,125 £48,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,000 £40,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year +17.50% +40.35% -9.52%

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 81 46 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 16.95% 8.23% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 71 31 45
Cheltenham median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +22.95% -20.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £19,850
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £52,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% +16.22% -1.33%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Cheltenham

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Cheltenham

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (80.00%) Windows
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 17 (56.67%) Hyper-V
5 16 (53.33%) ITIL
6 15 (50.00%) DNS
7 14 (46.67%) VMware
7 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (46.67%) Office 365
8 13 (43.33%) Firewall
9 12 (40.00%) ITIL V3
10 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (33.33%) SLA
10 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
11 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
11 9 (30.00%) Veeam
12 8 (26.67%) Windows 10
12 8 (26.67%) DHCP
12 8 (26.67%) Citrix
12 8 (26.67%) Service Management
12 8 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (23.33%) MCSE
13 7 (23.33%) MCSA
13 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
14 6 (20.00%) Fortinet
14 6 (20.00%) Draytek

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 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.67%) CMS
5 2 (6.67%) Confluence
5 2 (6.67%) Drupal
6 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (46.67%) Office 365
2 6 (20.00%) OneDrive
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) Azure Stack
4 1 (3.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) DNS
2 13 (43.33%) Firewall
3 8 (26.67%) DHCP
4 6 (20.00%) Skype
5 5 (16.67%) DSL
5 5 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (13.33%) LAN
6 4 (13.33%) WAN
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.00%) VPN
8 2 (6.67%) Network Security
8 2 (6.67%) VLAN
9 1 (3.33%) FCoE
9 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Support
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Software Packaging
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (26.67%) Windows 10
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.00%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 8 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (26.67%) Service Management
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Migration
4 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.67%) Break/Fix
5 5 (16.67%) ITSM
6 4 (13.33%) CRM
6 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (13.33%) Presales
7 3 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (10.00%) Ticket Management
8 2 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (6.67%) Feasibility Study
8 2 (6.67%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) MCSA
1 7 (23.33%) MCSE
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) MCITP
3 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Hyper-V
2 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (6.67%) Docker
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) SCOM
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.67%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) SCOrch
3 2 (6.67%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.33%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) Veeam
4 8 (26.67%) Citrix
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco
5 6 (20.00%) Draytek
5 6 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 5 (16.67%) HP
6 5 (16.67%) Sophos
7 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
7 4 (13.33%) SonicWALL
8 3 (10.00%) Dell
8 3 (10.00%) F5
9 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
9 2 (6.67%) MuleSoft
9 2 (6.67%) Oracle
9 2 (6.67%) Progress
9 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com