Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 43 51
Rank change year-on-year -32 +8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 104 107 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.22% 5.60% 5.02%
As % of the System Software category 34.32% 52.97% 57.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85 72 78
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +12.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,375 £26,000
90th Percentile £54,000 £57,500 £44,250
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 303 202 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.29% 10.56% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 234 108 154
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.91% -1.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,875 £29,454
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +4.40%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Glasgow

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Glasgow

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 86 (82.69%) Microsoft
2 63 (60.58%) Windows
3 46 (44.23%) ITIL
4 36 (34.62%) Skype for Business
5 34 (32.69%) Skype
6 30 (28.85%) Microsoft Office
7 29 (27.88%) Office 365
8 28 (26.92%) Windows Server
9 24 (23.08%) ITIL V3
9 24 (23.08%) Driving Licence
10 22 (21.15%) MS Exchange
10 22 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (20.19%) SCCM
11 21 (20.19%) VMware
12 20 (19.23%) PowerShell
13 19 (18.27%) Windows 7
14 18 (17.31%) Cisco
15 16 (15.38%) SQL
16 15 (14.42%) SQL Server
16 15 (14.42%) SharePoint
16 15 (14.42%) DNS
16 15 (14.42%) Finance
17 14 (13.46%) Citrix
17 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (12.50%) DHCP
18 13 (12.50%) Data Centre
19 12 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
19 12 (11.54%) Linux
19 12 (11.54%) Oracle
19 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 36 (34.62%) Skype for Business
2 22 (21.15%) MS Exchange
3 15 (14.42%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.92%) Confluence
6 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.96%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 30 (28.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (27.88%) Office 365
2 22 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (9.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.81%) PaaS
5 5 (4.81%) SaaS
6 4 (3.85%) IaaS
7 2 (1.92%) GitHub
8 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.96%) Force.com
8 1 (0.96%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (32.69%) Skype
2 15 (14.42%) DNS
3 13 (12.50%) DHCP
4 10 (9.62%) Firewall
5 9 (8.65%) SAN
6 7 (6.73%) LAN
7 6 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.81%) Wireless
9 4 (3.85%) Internet
9 4 (3.85%) Network Security
9 4 (3.85%) VLAN
10 3 (2.88%) VoIP
10 3 (2.88%) VPN
10 3 (2.88%) WAN
11 2 (1.92%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.96%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.81%) Big Data
3 5 (4.81%) MySQL
3 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) JIRA
2 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (14.42%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Retail
3 2 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (0.96%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Law
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (24.04%) Consultant
1 25 (24.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 24 (23.08%) IT Consultant
2 24 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
2 24 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 24 (23.08%) Senior IT Consultant
3 23 (22.12%) Analyst
4 12 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 10 (9.62%) Architect
6 9 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Desktop Support
7 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Service Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.77%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) Software Packaging
2 3 (2.88%) Web Services
3 1 (0.96%) HTML
3 1 (0.96%) LDAP
3 1 (0.96%) REST
3 1 (0.96%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 13 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.73%) Clustering
4 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (4.81%) Replication
5 5 (4.81%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.85%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.85%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.88%) iPhone
7 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.92%) iPad
9 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.96%) PKI
9 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (60.58%) Windows
2 28 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 19 (18.27%) Windows 7
4 12 (11.54%) Linux
5 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (7.69%) Windows 10
8 7 (6.73%) Unix
9 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.88%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.88%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.96%) Solaris
12 1 (0.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.23%) ITIL
2 24 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 12 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 11 (10.58%) DevOps
5 10 (9.62%) Service Management
6 8 (7.69%) Change Management
7 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.77%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.81%) Coaching
9 5 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.81%) Database Tuning
9 5 (4.81%) High Availability
9 5 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (4.81%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (4.81%) SIEM
9 5 (4.81%) Task Automation
9 5 (4.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 16 (15.38%) SQL
3 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.92%) Java
5 1 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.81%) MCSE
3 3 (2.88%) Degree
3 3 (2.88%) MCITP
4 2 (1.92%) CCIE
4 2 (1.92%) CCNA
4 2 (1.92%) CCNP
4 2 (1.92%) HNC
4 2 (1.92%) HND
5 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.58%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.65%) XenApp
4 6 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (5.77%) XenDesktop
5 5 (4.81%) vSphere
6 4 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.88%) XenServer
8 2 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.96%) NFS
9 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 21 (20.19%) SCCM
2 7 (6.73%) SCOM
3 6 (5.77%) Ansible
4 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.85%) Puppet
6 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.96%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (0.96%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.96%) Malwarebytes
6 1 (0.96%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.96%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 86 (82.69%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.19%) VMware
3 18 (17.31%) Cisco
4 14 (13.46%) Citrix
5 12 (11.54%) Oracle
6 10 (9.62%) HP
7 8 (7.69%) Apple
8 7 (6.73%) CheckPoint
8 7 (6.73%) IBM
9 6 (5.77%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.81%) Avaya
10 5 (4.81%) F5
10 5 (4.81%) IDERA
10 5 (4.81%) Palo Alto
10 5 (4.81%) RedGate
11 2 (1.92%) Meraki
11 2 (1.92%) NetApp
11 2 (1.92%) Sun
11 2 (1.92%) Symantec
11 2 (1.92%) Verint