Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 68 67
Rank change year-on-year +31 -1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 47 63 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.47% 3.40% 4.23%
As % of the System Software category 40.17% 37.28% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 30 51 76
Median annual salary £52,500 £32,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.54% -11.56% -8.13%
10th Percentile £26,700 £23,500 £21,375
90th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £51,875
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +30.77% +3.17% -25.88%

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 117 169 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 13.62% 9.13% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 77 124 242
Median annual salary £47,500 £41,925 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.30% -16.15% +16.28%
10th Percentile £29,200 £24,225 £25,010
90th Percentile £58,000 £61,150 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Glasgow

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Glasgow

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Active Directory in Glasgow over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
2 21 (44.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (42.55%) Windows
4 17 (36.17%) Cryptography
4 17 (36.17%) Office 365
5 16 (34.04%) Gemalto
5 16 (34.04%) Algorithms
5 16 (34.04%) Validation
5 16 (34.04%) PKI
6 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (19.15%) Windows 10
8 8 (17.02%) VPN
8 8 (17.02%) SCCM
8 8 (17.02%) Azure
8 8 (17.02%) VMware
9 7 (14.89%) DNS
9 7 (14.89%) DHCP
9 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
10 6 (12.77%) Public Sector
11 5 (10.64%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 5 (10.64%) Patch Management
11 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
11 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
11 5 (10.64%) ITIL
11 5 (10.64%) LAN
11 5 (10.64%) WAN
11 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP

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 4 (8.51%) IBM Notes
1 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) Office 365
2 8 (17.02%) Azure
3 2 (4.26%) AWS
3 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) VPN
2 7 (14.89%) DHCP
2 7 (14.89%) DNS
3 5 (10.64%) Firewall
3 5 (10.64%) LAN
3 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.64%) WAN
4 4 (8.51%) Wireless
5 2 (4.26%) VLAN
5 2 (4.26%) VoIP
6 1 (2.13%) DSL
6 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.13%) NAS
6 1 (2.13%) SAN
6 1 (2.13%) Skype
6 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (12.77%) Public Sector
2 2 (4.26%) Local Government
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Cryptography Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 4 (8.51%) Consultant
3 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
3 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (8.51%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (6.38%) Security Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (4.26%) IT Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) IT Support
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Algorithms
1 16 (34.04%) PKI
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Windows 10
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Cryptography
2 16 (34.04%) Validation
3 5 (10.64%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (10.64%) ITIL
3 5 (10.64%) Migration
3 5 (10.64%) Patch Management
3 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (4.26%) Coaching
6 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.26%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (4.26%) High Availability
6 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.26%) Privileged Access Management
6 2 (4.26%) Process Management
6 2 (4.26%) Service Management
6 2 (4.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.64%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) CISSP
4 2 (4.26%) CISA
4 2 (4.26%) CISM
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) HNC
5 1 (2.13%) HND
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) GDPR
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) NCSC
2 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.13%) NIST
3 1 (2.13%) NIST 800
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) SCCM
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (6.38%) SCSM
4 2 (4.26%) SCDPM
4 2 (4.26%) SCOM
4 2 (4.26%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.26%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.13%) Avamar
5 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.13%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.13%) Nagios
5 1 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.04%) Gemalto
3 8 (17.02%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) Adobe
4 4 (8.51%) Capita
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco
4 4 (8.51%) Cognizant
4 4 (8.51%) Lotus
4 4 (8.51%) ServiceNow
5 3 (6.38%) EMC
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) Veritas
7 1 (2.13%) Brocade
7 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle
7 1 (2.13%) Veeam
7 1 (2.13%) WatchGuard