Period
to 14 November 2018

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 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 41 71
Rank change year-on-year -19 +30 -15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 65 126 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.13% 8.25% 4.28%
As % of the System Software category 34.76% 57.80% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 53 111 100
Gloucestershire median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,550 £21,500 £20,600
90th Percentile £52,600 £53,750 £51,250
South West median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -1.52% +10.00% -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 187 218 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 11.88% 14.27% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 148 178 233
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,125 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -2.78%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

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 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +2 20 £32,905 -28.47% 6
Cirencester +2 13 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Cheltenham -21 9 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Tewkesbury - 3 £35,000 -
Filton - 1 - -
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 59 (90.77%) Windows
2 45 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 37 (56.92%) Windows Server
4 27 (41.54%) Office 365
5 25 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 25 (38.46%) VMware
6 24 (36.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (33.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 20 (30.77%) Linux
9 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (26.15%) DV Cleared
10 17 (26.15%) PowerShell
10 17 (26.15%) ITIL
11 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
11 15 (23.08%) Firewall
11 15 (23.08%) SCCM
12 14 (21.54%) Hyper-V
13 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (18.46%) WSUS
13 12 (18.46%) DNS
13 12 (18.46%) Cisco
14 11 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (15.38%) Service Management
16 9 (13.85%) DHCP
16 9 (13.85%) Network Security
16 9 (13.85%) Degree
17 8 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
17 8 (12.31%) Azure Active Directory
17 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (12.31%) SQL Server

Active Directory
Co-occurring 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 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.15%) IIS
4 3 (4.62%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.08%) Apache
5 2 (3.08%) Moodle
6 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.54%) GeoServer
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (41.54%) Office 365
2 24 (36.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (12.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) G Suite
4 1 (1.54%) GitHub
4 1 (1.54%) IaaS
4 1 (1.54%) PaaS
4 1 (1.54%) SaaS
4 1 (1.54%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) Firewall
2 12 (18.46%) DNS
3 9 (13.85%) DHCP
3 9 (13.85%) Network Security
4 8 (12.31%) Wireless
5 4 (6.15%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (6.15%) LAN
5 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.15%) VPN
6 3 (4.62%) ADSL
6 3 (4.62%) SAN
6 3 (4.62%) VLAN
6 3 (4.62%) VoIP
6 3 (4.62%) WAN
7 2 (3.08%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (1.54%) FCoE
8 1 (1.54%) Internet
8 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.54%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (1.54%) FileMaker
2 1 (1.54%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (1.54%) GIS
2 1 (1.54%) MS Access
2 1 (1.54%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) GCC
1 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.23%) Military
2 4 (6.15%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.62%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (13.85%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) IT Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) IT Support
5 6 (9.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.62%) Field Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Web Services
2 4 (6.15%) .NET
3 2 (3.08%) CSS
3 2 (3.08%) HTML
4 1 (1.54%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.54%) CSS3
4 1 (1.54%) HTML5
4 1 (1.54%) jQuery
4 1 (1.54%) OpenLayers
4 1 (1.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (6.15%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (6.15%) iPad
3 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.08%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.54%) Handset
5 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
5 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.54%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.54%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 59 (90.77%) Windows
2 37 (56.92%) Windows Server
3 20 (30.77%) Linux
4 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.77%) Windows 10
7 6 (9.23%) Android
7 6 (9.23%) Apple iOS
7 6 (9.23%) Unix
7 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (7.69%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.62%) CentOS
9 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.62%) Solaris
9 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (26.15%) ITIL
3 11 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (15.38%) Service Management
5 6 (9.23%) Email Filtering
5 6 (9.23%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (7.69%) Project Management
7 4 (6.15%) Break/Fix
7 4 (6.15%) Change Management
7 4 (6.15%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (6.15%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (6.15%) ITIL V3
7 4 (6.15%) ITSM
7 4 (6.15%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.15%) Open Source
7 4 (6.15%) Threat Detection
8 3 (4.62%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.31%) C
2 8 (12.31%) Python
3 7 (10.77%) Java
3 7 (10.77%) SQL
4 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.62%) C++
6 3 (4.62%) Perl
7 1 (1.54%) C#
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) VB
7 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 17 (26.15%) DV Cleared
3 9 (13.85%) Degree
4 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.62%) CCNA
6 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.08%) CCA
7 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.08%) MCP
7 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.54%) CCENT
8 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.54%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) COBIT
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) Hyper-V
2 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.15%) BitLocker
3 4 (6.15%) Docker
3 4 (6.15%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (6.15%) vSphere
4 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.62%) VMware NSX
5 2 (3.08%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.08%) XenApp
6 1 (1.54%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) SCCM
2 12 (18.46%) WSUS
3 6 (9.23%) SCOM
4 4 (6.15%) SCVMM
4 4 (6.15%) vCenter Server
5 3 (4.62%) Ansible
5 3 (4.62%) PowerCLI
5 3 (4.62%) Puppet
6 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.54%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.54%) Netcool
7 1 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 45 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 25 (38.46%) VMware
3 12 (18.46%) Cisco
4 7 (10.77%) Veeam
5 6 (9.23%) Proofpoint
6 5 (7.69%) Apple
6 5 (7.69%) HP
7 4 (6.15%) Canon
7 4 (6.15%) Citrix
7 4 (6.15%) Dell
7 4 (6.15%) McAfee
8 3 (4.62%) F5
8 3 (4.62%) Kaseya
8 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.08%) Centrify
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle
9 2 (3.08%) Veritas
10 1 (1.54%) EMC
10 1 (1.54%) SAP