Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 77 67
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 108 71 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.45% 3.18% 4.30%
As % of the System Software category 31.95% 40.11% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 84 50 72
Glasgow median annual salary £39,250 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% +14.29% +27.27%
10th Percentile £21,500 £24,150 £24,500
90th Percentile £52,125 £57,500 £44,250
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +16.67%

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 338 177 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 13.93% 7.93% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 265 118 139
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £25,860 £24,125 £26,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,670
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.91% +8.93%

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 77 (71.30%) Microsoft
2 65 (60.19%) Windows
3 44 (40.74%) ITIL
4 39 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
5 34 (31.48%) Windows Server
6 31 (28.70%) Office 365
7 29 (26.85%) Skype for Business
8 28 (25.93%) Skype
9 22 (20.37%) MS Exchange
9 22 (20.37%) PowerShell
10 21 (19.44%) VMware
10 21 (19.44%) Finance
11 20 (18.52%) Windows 7
11 20 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (18.52%) Driving Licence
12 19 (17.59%) ITIL V3
12 19 (17.59%) Cisco
13 17 (15.74%) SQL
13 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (14.81%) Windows 10
14 16 (14.81%) SCCM
14 16 (14.81%) Firewall
14 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
15 15 (13.89%) SharePoint
15 15 (13.89%) DNS
16 14 (12.96%) DHCP
16 14 (12.96%) Service Delivery
16 14 (12.96%) Hyper-V
16 14 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (12.04%) SAN

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 29 (26.85%) Skype for Business
2 22 (20.37%) MS Exchange
3 15 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.63%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.85%) Confluence
6 2 (1.85%) IIS
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.93%) Apache
7 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.93%) nginx
7 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 39 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (28.70%) Office 365
2 20 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.48%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (6.48%) IaaS
4 6 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.63%) PaaS
5 5 (4.63%) SaaS
6 2 (1.85%) GitHub
7 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.93%) Force.com
7 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.93%) Skype
2 16 (14.81%) Firewall
3 15 (13.89%) DNS
4 14 (12.96%) DHCP
5 13 (12.04%) SAN
6 8 (7.41%) VPN
7 7 (6.48%) VoIP
8 6 (5.56%) Intranet
8 6 (5.56%) LAN
9 5 (4.63%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.63%) Internet
9 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
9 5 (4.63%) Wireless
10 4 (3.70%) Extranet
10 4 (3.70%) Network Security
11 3 (2.78%) ADSL
11 3 (2.78%) VLAN
11 3 (2.78%) WAN
11 3 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.78%) Big Data
3 3 (2.78%) MySQL
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (19.44%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) Retail
3 3 (2.78%) French Language
3 3 (2.78%) German Language
3 3 (2.78%) Italian Language
3 3 (2.78%) Law
3 3 (2.78%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.85%) Legal
4 2 (1.85%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (25.00%) Analyst
2 20 (18.52%) Consultant
3 19 (17.59%) Senior Consultant
4 17 (15.74%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 17 (15.74%) IT Consultant
4 17 (15.74%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 17 (15.74%) Senior IT Consultant
5 14 (12.96%) Service Analyst
5 14 (12.96%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Architect
8 6 (5.56%) Desktop Support
9 5 (4.63%) Active Directory Support Analyst
9 5 (4.63%) Exchange Support
9 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.85%) LDAP
2 2 (1.85%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.52%) Driving Licence
2 7 (6.48%) Clustering
2 7 (6.48%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.56%) Handset
4 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.78%) iPhone
5 3 (2.78%) Replication
6 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.85%) iPad
6 2 (1.85%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) PMI
7 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (60.19%) Windows
2 34 (31.48%) Windows Server
3 20 (18.52%) Windows 7
4 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (14.81%) Windows 10
6 14 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (12.04%) Linux
8 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.56%) Unix
10 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.85%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.93%) Solaris
11 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.74%) ITIL
2 19 (17.59%) ITIL V3
3 14 (12.96%) Service Delivery
4 10 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (8.33%) DevOps
5 9 (8.33%) Service Management
6 7 (6.48%) CRM
6 7 (6.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.48%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 6 (5.56%) Migration
7 6 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (5.56%) Task Automation
8 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.63%) SIEM
9 4 (3.70%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.70%) High Availability
9 4 (3.70%) Security Architecture
9 4 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.37%) PowerShell
2 17 (15.74%) SQL
3 5 (4.63%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.78%) C#
4 3 (2.78%) VBScript
5 2 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.93%) Python
6 1 (0.93%) VB
6 1 (0.93%) VBA
6 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.63%) HND
2 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.78%) Degree
3 3 (2.78%) MCITP
4 2 (1.85%) HNC
4 2 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.85%) MCSE
5 1 (0.93%) CCNA
5 1 (0.93%) MCSA
5 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (12.96%) Hyper-V
2 12 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) XenApp
4 4 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.78%) vSphere
5 3 (2.78%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.93%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (14.81%) SCCM
2 6 (5.56%) Ansible
3 4 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.70%) Puppet
4 3 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (2.78%) SCDPM
4 3 (2.78%) SCOM
5 2 (1.85%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.93%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.93%) Malwarebytes
6 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.93%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 77 (71.30%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.44%) VMware
3 19 (17.59%) Cisco
4 11 (10.19%) Citrix
4 11 (10.19%) HP
5 8 (7.41%) Apple
5 8 (7.41%) Oracle
6 5 (4.63%) Avaya
6 5 (4.63%) IBM
6 5 (4.63%) Meraki
6 5 (4.63%) Palo Alto
7 4 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.70%) F5
7 4 (3.70%) Veeam
8 3 (2.78%) IDERA
8 3 (2.78%) RedGate
8 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.78%) Symantec
8 3 (2.78%) Xero
9 2 (1.85%) iManage