The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 60 57 38
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 48 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.55% 4.47% 6.78%
As % of the System Software category 44.19% 36.92% 41.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 59
Median salary £23,500 £31,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.39% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £23,950 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £47,500 £45,200
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.53% -  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 86 130 167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 10.30% 12.10% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 71 97 122
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,400 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,700 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Gloucestershire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Gloucestershire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Gloucestershire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +12 18 £22,500 -52.63% 3
Cheltenham +2 12 £24,750 -21.42% 1
Cirencester - 3 £27,500 - 1
Tewkesbury -3 1 £21,500 -23.21%
Mitcheldean - 1 £20,000 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 82 (92.13%) Windows
2 63 (70.79%) Windows Server
3 42 (47.19%) Microsoft
3 42 (47.19%) VMware
4 33 (37.08%) ITIL
5 28 (31.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (31.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (31.46%) Hyper-V
6 26 (29.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (26.97%) Service Delivery
7 24 (26.97%) MS Office
7 24 (26.97%) SLA
7 24 (26.97%) Security Cleared
8 22 (24.72%) MS Exchange
9 21 (23.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (21.35%) SCCM
10 19 (21.35%) DV Cleared
11 18 (20.22%) Problem Management
11 18 (20.22%) Advertising
12 17 (19.10%) Service Management
12 17 (19.10%) ITIL V3
12 17 (19.10%) Infrastructure Management
12 17 (19.10%) Virtual Desktop
13 15 (16.85%) Citrix
14 14 (15.73%) Linux
15 11 (12.36%) Windows 7
16 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
16 10 (11.24%) Firewall
17 9 (10.11%) DHCP
17 9 (10.11%) Windows 10

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 22 (24.72%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.87%) IIS
3 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (26.97%) MS Office
2 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.62%) Office 365
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) AdWords
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.12%) Route 53
3 1 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) Firewall
2 9 (10.11%) DHCP
3 8 (8.99%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.62%) DNS
4 5 (5.62%) LAN
4 5 (5.62%) WAN
5 4 (4.49%) SAN
6 3 (3.37%) LDAP
6 3 (3.37%) Network Security
6 3 (3.37%) VPN
6 3 (3.37%) Wireless
7 1 (1.12%) ADSL
7 1 (1.12%) FTP
7 1 (1.12%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.12%) VoIP
7 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.12%) MySQL
General
1 18 (20.22%) Advertising
2 8 (8.99%) Finance
3 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.37%) Electronics
5 3 (3.37%) Marketing
6 2 (2.25%) Legal
6 2 (2.25%) Military
7 1 (1.12%) French Language
7 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (28.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (24.72%) Support Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (17.98%) IT Engineer
5 14 (15.73%) Analyst
6 13 (14.61%) IT Support
7 10 (11.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 10 (11.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) Support Analyst
10 6 (6.74%) Windows Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 4 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
12 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) Operations Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) CSS
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
2 1 (1.12%) OpenVZ
2 1 (1.12%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.37%) Clustering
3 2 (2.25%) PKI
4 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.12%) Fintech
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 82 (92.13%) Windows
2 63 (70.79%) Windows Server
3 28 (31.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (31.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (23.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (15.73%) Linux
6 11 (12.36%) Windows 7
7 9 (10.11%) Windows 10
8 5 (5.62%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.49%) Unix
9 4 (4.49%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.37%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.12%) Android
12 1 (1.12%) CentOS
12 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.08%) ITIL
2 24 (26.97%) Service Delivery
3 18 (20.22%) Problem Management
4 17 (19.10%) Infrastructure Management
4 17 (19.10%) ITIL V3
4 17 (19.10%) Service Management
5 5 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (5.62%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.49%) Coaching
6 4 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.37%) Change Control
7 3 (3.37%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (3.37%) Information Security
7 3 (3.37%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.37%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.37%) Programme Management
7 3 (3.37%) SIEM
8 2 (2.25%) Communications Security
8 2 (2.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.49%) SQL
2 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.25%) Python
3 1 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (26.97%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.35%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.37%) MCP
5 3 (3.37%) MCSE
6 1 (1.12%) MCITP
6 1 (1.12%) MCSA
6 1 (1.12%) MCTS
6 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (26.97%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (31.46%) Hyper-V
2 26 (29.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (19.10%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.37%) XenApp
6 2 (2.25%) vSphere
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (21.35%) SCCM
2 4 (4.49%) WSUS
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.12%) Nagios
4 1 (1.12%) OpenView
4 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.12%) Puppet
4 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (47.19%) Microsoft
1 42 (47.19%) VMware
2 15 (16.85%) Citrix
3 7 (7.87%) Cisco
4 4 (4.49%) Apple
4 4 (4.49%) SAP
5 3 (3.37%) CyberArk
6 2 (2.25%) HP
6 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.12%) arcserve
7 1 (1.12%) Avaya
7 1 (1.12%) CommVault
7 1 (1.12%) Dell
7 1 (1.12%) F5
7 1 (1.12%) Google
7 1 (1.12%) Meru Networks
7 1 (1.12%) Sophos
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