Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 75 33
Rank change year-on-year -12 -42 +34
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 61 78 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.05% 3.51% 6.29%
As % of the System Software category 27.35% 34.82% 59.90%
Number of salaries quoted 37 67 85
Glasgow median annual salary £26,250 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.24% +8.97% +11.43%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,200 £24,762
90th Percentile £48,800 £50,100 £55,550
Scotland median annual salary £36,875 £44,705 £37,500
% change year-on-year -17.51% +19.21% +11.11%

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 223 224 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.16% 10.07% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 162 158 110
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,000 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,057
% change year-on-year - +15.22% -2.36%

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 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 40 (65.57%) Windows
2 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
3 26 (42.62%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (37.70%) Windows Server
5 20 (32.79%) Office 365
5 20 (32.79%) ITIL
6 14 (22.95%) VMware
6 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
6 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (19.67%) DHCP
8 11 (18.03%) DNS
8 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
8 11 (18.03%) MS Exchange
8 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (16.39%) SCCM
9 10 (16.39%) VPN
9 10 (16.39%) Citrix
9 10 (16.39%) Service Delivery
10 9 (14.75%) Cognizant
10 9 (14.75%) Lotus
10 9 (14.75%) IBM Notes
10 9 (14.75%) SQL
10 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
11 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (13.11%) vSphere
11 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (11.48%) ServiceNow
12 7 (11.48%) Adobe

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 (18.03%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.75%) IBM Notes
3 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) Jetty
5 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.64%) nginx
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (32.79%) Office 365
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.56%) PaaS
4 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.92%) IaaS
5 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) DHCP
2 11 (18.03%) DNS
3 10 (16.39%) VPN
4 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.48%) Wireless
5 5 (8.20%) Firewall
6 3 (4.92%) Internet
6 3 (4.92%) SAN
7 2 (3.28%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.28%) LAN
7 2 (3.28%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.28%) VoIP
7 2 (3.28%) WAN
8 1 (1.64%) ADSL
8 1 (1.64%) Broadband
8 1 (1.64%) MPLS
8 1 (1.64%) Network Security
8 1 (1.64%) VLAN
8 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Ant
1 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.64%) Hudson
1 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.64%) Maven
1 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Analyst
2 25 (40.98%) Service Analyst
2 25 (40.98%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (9.84%) Administrator
3 6 (9.84%) IT Support
3 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (8.20%) Architect
4 5 (8.20%) DBA
4 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) IT Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Designer
6 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) LDAP
2 2 (3.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) Ajax
3 1 (1.64%) DHTML
3 1 (1.64%) DOM
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) JSON
3 1 (1.64%) Redux
3 1 (1.64%) RESTful
3 1 (1.64%) Scalaz
3 1 (1.64%) WAP
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Clustering
3 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.56%) Handset
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.56%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.64%) Fintech
5 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 40 (65.57%) Windows
2 23 (37.70%) Windows Server
3 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
4 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.84%) Windows 10
6 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.20%) Linux
8 2 (3.28%) CentOS
8 2 (3.28%) Unix
8 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Service Delivery
3 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (8.20%) CRM
4 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
4 5 (8.20%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (8.20%) Service Management
5 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.56%) High Availability
5 4 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.92%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (4.92%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.92%) Patch Management
6 3 (4.92%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (3.28%) ArchiMate
7 2 (3.28%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.28%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
1 9 (14.75%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.20%) Degree
3 5 (8.20%) MCSA
4 2 (3.28%) CCNA
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.28%) MCSE
5 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.64%) MCSD
5 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.64%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.11%) vSphere
3 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.92%) XenApp
5 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.28%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) SCCM
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (4.92%) SCOM
3 2 (3.28%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.64%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.64%) SnapMirror
4 1 (1.64%) SnapVault
4 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.95%) VMware
3 10 (16.39%) Citrix
4 9 (14.75%) Cognizant
4 9 (14.75%) Lotus
5 7 (11.48%) Adobe
5 7 (11.48%) ServiceNow
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle
7 5 (8.20%) IBM
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco
8 4 (6.56%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.28%) Apple
9 2 (3.28%) BMC
9 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.28%) Google
9 2 (3.28%) Remedy
9 2 (3.28%) Veeam
10 1 (1.64%) iManage
10 1 (1.64%) Veritas