Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 87 62
Rank change year-on-year +6 -25 +28
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 75 65 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.41% 2.89% 3.96%
As % of the System Software category 27.88% 36.11% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 49 59 65
Glasgow median annual salary £36,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.19% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,800 £23,000
90th Percentile £50,850 £48,750 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £36,500 £43,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -15.12% +22.86% +7.69%

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 269 180 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.23% 8.01% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 204 133 111
Glasgow median annual salary £48,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.63% +7.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,072 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%

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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 44 (58.67%) Windows
2 40 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 35 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
4 29 (38.67%) ITIL
5 28 (37.33%) Windows Server
6 26 (34.67%) Office 365
7 19 (25.33%) PowerShell
8 17 (22.67%) VPN
9 16 (21.33%) Service Delivery
9 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (20.00%) VMware
11 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (17.33%) Windows 10
12 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
12 13 (17.33%) Firewall
13 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (16.00%) SCCM
13 12 (16.00%) Windows 7
14 11 (14.67%) Skype for Business
14 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (14.67%) SQL
15 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
15 10 (13.33%) DNS
15 10 (13.33%) Cisco
15 10 (13.33%) Wireless
15 10 (13.33%) Finance
15 10 (13.33%) Skype
16 9 (12.00%) Driving Licence
16 9 (12.00%) Handset
16 9 (12.00%) DHCP

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 11 (14.67%) Skype for Business
2 8 (10.67%) IBM Notes
3 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.33%) nginx
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (34.67%) Office 365
2 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.33%) IaaS
4 3 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) VPN
2 13 (17.33%) Firewall
3 10 (13.33%) DNS
3 10 (13.33%) Skype
3 10 (13.33%) Wireless
4 9 (12.00%) DHCP
5 7 (9.33%) Intranet
6 5 (6.67%) SAN
6 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.33%) Internet
7 4 (5.33%) LAN
7 4 (5.33%) VoIP
7 4 (5.33%) WAN
8 3 (4.00%) ADSL
8 3 (4.00%) Extranet
8 3 (4.00%) VLAN
9 2 (2.67%) Broadband
9 2 (2.67%) SSL
9 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) French Language
2 3 (4.00%) German Language
2 3 (4.00%) Italian Language
2 3 (4.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.67%) Law
3 2 (2.67%) Legal
3 2 (2.67%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Analyst
2 26 (34.67%) Service Analyst
2 26 (34.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (10.67%) Consultant
4 7 (9.33%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) Senior IT Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.33%) Server Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Administrator
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.33%) LDAP
2 1 (1.33%) WAP
2 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Driving Licence
1 9 (12.00%) Handset
2 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Clustering
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.67%) PMI
6 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.33%) Fintech
6 1 (1.33%) iPhone
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (58.67%) Windows
2 28 (37.33%) Windows Server
3 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (17.33%) Windows 10
5 12 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.67%) Linux
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.33%) Solaris
10 1 (1.33%) Unix
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) ITIL
2 16 (21.33%) Service Delivery
3 8 (10.67%) ITIL V3
4 7 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.67%) CRM
7 4 (5.33%) Project Management
7 4 (5.33%) Service Management
8 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.00%) Content Management
8 3 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (4.00%) Migration
8 3 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (4.00%) Software Licensing
8 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.67%) Server Management
9 2 (2.67%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.33%) PowerShell
2 11 (14.67%) SQL
3 3 (4.00%) C#
3 3 (4.00%) VBScript
4 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.33%) Python
4 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.33%) VB
4 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.33%) MCSE
4 3 (4.00%) CCNA
4 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.00%) HND
5 2 (2.67%) Degree
5 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.67%) MCSA
5 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.33%) MCSD
6 1 (1.33%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
2 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (5.33%) vSphere
3 4 (5.33%) XenApp
4 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.67%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) SCCM
2 3 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (4.00%) SCDPM
2 3 (4.00%) SCOM
3 2 (2.67%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.33%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.33%) Malwarebytes
4 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 40 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.00%) VMware
3 10 (13.33%) Cisco
4 9 (12.00%) Adobe
5 8 (10.67%) Citrix
5 8 (10.67%) Cognizant
5 8 (10.67%) Lotus
5 8 (10.67%) ServiceNow
6 5 (6.67%) Veeam
7 4 (5.33%) HP
8 3 (4.00%) iManage
8 3 (4.00%) Meraki
8 3 (4.00%) Xero
9 2 (2.67%) Apple
9 2 (2.67%) Sophos
9 2 (2.67%) Symantec
10 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.33%) Mitel
10 1 (1.33%) Splunk
10 1 (1.33%) Twitter