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

Microsoft Active Directory
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 33 51
Rank change year-on-year -43 +18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 85 112 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.73% 5.97% 4.48%
As % of the System Software category 34.41% 58.95% 57.97%
Number of salaries quoted 68 83 76
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,325 £24,932 £24,250
90th Percentile £50,400 £57,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +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 247 190 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.83% 10.13% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 180 105 145
Glasgow median annual salary £48,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,500 £26,100
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,550 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50% +8.47%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 67 (78.82%) Microsoft
2 57 (67.06%) Windows
3 40 (47.06%) ITIL
4 33 (38.82%) Office 365
5 31 (36.47%) Skype for Business
5 31 (36.47%) Windows Server
6 28 (32.94%) VMware
7 27 (31.76%) Microsoft Office
7 27 (31.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 24 (28.24%) Skype
9 23 (27.06%) SQL
10 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (25.88%) PowerShell
11 21 (24.71%) SCCM
11 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
11 21 (24.71%) DNS
12 20 (23.53%) Citrix
12 20 (23.53%) DHCP
13 19 (22.35%) SharePoint
14 17 (20.00%) Cisco
14 17 (20.00%) Driving Licence
15 16 (18.82%) Windows 7
15 16 (18.82%) ITIL V3
16 15 (17.65%) Firewall
17 13 (15.29%) VMware ESXi
17 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
18 12 (14.12%) SCOM
18 12 (14.12%) Linux
19 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
19 11 (12.94%) Change Management

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 31 (36.47%) Skype for Business
2 19 (22.35%) SharePoint
3 11 (12.94%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.88%) IIS
5 3 (3.53%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (2.35%) Confluence
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.18%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (31.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (38.82%) Office 365
2 27 (31.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (7.06%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (4.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.35%) GitHub
7 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.18%) Force.com
7 1 (1.18%) PaaS
7 1 (1.18%) SaaS
7 1 (1.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.24%) Skype
2 21 (24.71%) DNS
3 20 (23.53%) DHCP
4 15 (17.65%) Firewall
5 10 (11.76%) VPN
6 9 (10.59%) Wireless
7 8 (9.41%) TCP/IP
7 8 (9.41%) VLAN
8 7 (8.24%) LAN
8 7 (8.24%) VoIP
9 6 (7.06%) WAN
10 5 (5.88%) Internet
11 3 (3.53%) NetScaler
12 2 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.35%) FTP
12 2 (2.35%) HTTP
12 2 (2.35%) SAN
12 2 (2.35%) SMTP
12 2 (2.35%) SSH
12 2 (2.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) MySQL
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.88%) Big Data
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) JIRA
2 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Back Office
2 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Analyst
2 19 (22.35%) Consultant
3 18 (21.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 16 (18.82%) IT Consultant
4 16 (18.82%) Senior Consultant
4 16 (18.82%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 16 (18.82%) Senior IT Consultant
5 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) Service Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Architect
7 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) DBA
8 5 (5.88%) SQL DBA
8 5 (5.88%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) REST
1 2 (2.35%) Web Services
2 1 (1.18%) HTML
2 1 (1.18%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 9 (10.59%) Clustering
4 7 (8.24%) iPhone
5 5 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (5.88%) Replication
6 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.53%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.35%) IVR
8 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.18%) iPad
9 1 (1.18%) PKI
9 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (67.06%) Windows
2 31 (36.47%) Windows Server
3 16 (18.82%) Windows 7
4 12 (14.12%) Linux
5 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.24%) Unix
8 6 (7.06%) Solaris
8 6 (7.06%) Windows Phone
9 5 (5.88%) Windows 10
9 5 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.06%) ITIL
2 16 (18.82%) ITIL V3
3 11 (12.94%) Change Management
4 9 (10.59%) DevOps
5 8 (9.41%) Service Management
6 7 (8.24%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.06%) Innovative Thinking
7 6 (7.06%) Patch Management
8 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.88%) CRM
8 5 (5.88%) Database Tuning
8 5 (5.88%) High Availability
8 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.88%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.71%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.06%) SQL
2 22 (25.88%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.35%) Java
5 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.88%) MCSE
3 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.53%) Degree
5 2 (2.35%) CCIE
5 2 (2.35%) CCNA
5 2 (2.35%) CCNP
6 1 (1.18%) MCITP
6 1 (1.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
2 13 (15.29%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (11.76%) XenApp
4 9 (10.59%) vSphere
5 8 (9.41%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.71%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (4.71%) XenServer
7 3 (3.53%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (24.71%) SCCM
2 12 (14.12%) SCOM
3 6 (7.06%) Backup Exec
3 6 (7.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (7.06%) Malwarebytes
3 6 (7.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (7.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.35%) Ansible
5 2 (2.35%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.35%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 67 (78.82%) Microsoft
2 28 (32.94%) VMware
3 20 (23.53%) Citrix
4 17 (20.00%) Cisco
5 10 (11.76%) Apple
6 8 (9.41%) Avaya
6 8 (9.41%) Oracle
7 7 (8.24%) SolarWinds
8 6 (7.06%) Dell
8 6 (7.06%) Palo Alto
8 6 (7.06%) Sophos
8 6 (7.06%) Symantec
9 5 (5.88%) IDERA
9 5 (5.88%) RedGate
10 4 (4.71%) HP
10 4 (4.71%) Veritas
11 3 (3.53%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.35%) IBM
12 2 (2.35%) Juniper
12 2 (2.35%) NetApp