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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 46 30
Rank change year-on-year -19 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 55 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.03% 5.66% 8.26%
As % of the System Software category 38.78% 44.35% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31 50 68
Median salary £30,000 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,550 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year - -3.70%  

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 98 124 194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 10.40% 12.76% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 73 103 147
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +12.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

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 June 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 June 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
Cheltenham +5 13 £31,000 -26.19% 2
Cirencester -24 9 £35,500 +1.42% 1
Cinderford - 3 £26,500 -
Gloucester -15 2 £39,500 +21.53% 4
Moreton-in-Marsh - 2 £30,000 -
Stroud +2 1 £40,000 +100.00%
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 68 (89.47%) Windows
2 49 (64.47%) Windows Server
3 38 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 36 (47.37%) VMware
5 26 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
8 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 18 (23.68%) Linux
9 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
10 17 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (21.05%) ITIL
11 16 (21.05%) DHCP
12 15 (19.74%) Citrix
12 15 (19.74%) Office 365
13 13 (17.11%) Security Cleared
13 13 (17.11%) DNS
13 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (17.11%) Windows XP
13 13 (17.11%) MS Exchange
14 11 (14.47%) DV Cleared
14 11 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (14.47%) Advertising
14 11 (14.47%) IIS
15 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (13.16%) Finance
16 9 (11.84%) TCP/IP
16 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
17 8 (10.53%) Windows 7
17 8 (10.53%) Windows 10

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 13 (17.11%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.47%) IIS
3 6 (7.89%) Apache
4 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.95%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.74%) Office 365
2 11 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.63%) IaaS
4 2 (2.63%) PaaS
4 2 (2.63%) SaaS
5 1 (1.32%) AdWords
5 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) DHCP
2 13 (17.11%) DNS
3 9 (11.84%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.89%) Firewall
5 4 (5.26%) LDAP
5 4 (5.26%) Skype
6 3 (3.95%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (3.95%) SAN
6 3 (3.95%) SSL
7 2 (2.63%) NAS
7 2 (2.63%) Wireless
8 1 (1.32%) ADSL
8 1 (1.32%) FTP
8 1 (1.32%) Internet
8 1 (1.32%) IPsec
8 1 (1.32%) LAN
8 1 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.32%) VoIP
8 1 (1.32%) VPN
8 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) MySQL
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (14.47%) Advertising
2 10 (13.16%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Legal
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) French Language
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Analyst
2 12 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (15.79%) IT Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) Support Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) IT Support
5 8 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (6.58%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (3.95%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) OpenVZ
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.32%) CSS
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.32%) SOAP
3 1 (1.32%) SPML
3 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 4 (5.26%) Fat Client
1 4 (5.26%) Thin Client
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.32%) Clustering
4 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (89.47%) Windows
2 49 (64.47%) Windows Server
3 26 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (23.68%) Linux
6 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (17.11%) Windows XP
7 8 (10.53%) Windows 10
7 8 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 8 (10.53%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.58%) Unix
9 4 (5.26%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.95%) CentOS
10 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.63%) Solaris
12 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) ITIL
2 8 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (7.89%) High Availability
5 4 (5.26%) Change Control
5 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.26%) Time Management
6 3 (3.95%) Information Security
6 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (3.95%) Innovation Management
6 3 (3.95%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.95%) Network Architecture
6 3 (3.95%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.95%) Service Management
6 3 (3.95%) SIEM
6 3 (3.95%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (2.63%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.32%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.95%) Python
3 2 (2.63%) Perl
3 2 (2.63%) SQL
4 1 (1.32%) BeanShell
4 1 (1.32%) Java
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.47%) DV Cleared
3 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.89%) MCSE
5 5 (6.58%) MCP
6 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.95%) MCSA
8 2 (2.63%) MCITP
8 2 (2.63%) MCTS
9 1 (1.32%) Degree
9 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
2 17 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.58%) XenApp
3 5 (6.58%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.63%) vSphere
6 1 (1.32%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.32%) Docker
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) SCCM
2 6 (7.89%) Puppet
3 5 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.26%) WSUS
5 3 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.63%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.63%) Nagios
6 2 (2.63%) OpenView
7 1 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.32%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.32%) SCOM
7 1 (1.32%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.32%) SCSM
7 1 (1.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 38 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 36 (47.37%) VMware
3 15 (19.74%) Citrix
4 6 (7.89%) Cisco
5 5 (6.58%) Apple
5 5 (6.58%) Dell
5 5 (6.58%) HP
5 5 (6.58%) Symantec
6 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.95%) CyberArk
7 3 (3.95%) Intel
7 3 (3.95%) Lotus
8 2 (2.63%) Adobe
8 2 (2.63%) F5
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle
8 2 (2.63%) SAP
8 2 (2.63%) Sophos
8 2 (2.63%) Veeam
9 1 (1.32%) arcserve
9 1 (1.32%) CA
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £29000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension FREE FOOD!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Free Food etc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competive Salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Westbury-On-Severn, Gloucestershire
Aceo Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago