Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 22 23
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 40 65 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.94% 8.11% 8.73%
As % of the System Software category 39.22% 63.11% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 55
Swindon median annual salary £35,750 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.67% +36.36% -24.14%
10th Percentile £19,725 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £49,125 £43,750 £43,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -1.52% +17.86% -10.40%

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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 102 103 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 12.61% 12.86% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 93 78 82
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% +20.97% -19.55%
10th Percentile £21,050 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,500 £48,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -7.14%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Swindon

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Swindon

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Swindon over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (35.00%) Windows 7
6 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
6 13 (32.50%) ITIL
6 13 (32.50%) McAfee
7 12 (30.00%) SQL
7 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
8 11 (27.50%) Citrix
8 11 (27.50%) SCCM
9 10 (25.00%) VMware
9 10 (25.00%) Linux
9 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
10 9 (22.50%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
11 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (20.00%) Service Management
11 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (20.00%) Finance
12 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
12 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
12 7 (17.50%) Veeam
13 6 (15.00%) XenApp

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.50%) IIS
4 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.00%) IBM Notes
4 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.00%) Acrobat
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Office 365
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.50%) DHCP
2 5 (12.50%) DNS
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (10.00%) Internet
3 4 (10.00%) Wireless
4 3 (7.50%) LAN
4 3 (7.50%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.00%) WLAN
6 1 (2.50%) DMZ
6 1 (2.50%) Skype
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) MS Access
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) GitLab
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.00%) Legal
4 3 (7.50%) Automotive
5 2 (5.00%) Back Office
5 2 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Deskside Support
2 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (10.00%) Deskside Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) EDI
2 1 (2.50%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.50%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (15.00%) Windows 10
8 5 (12.50%) CentOS
9 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (20.00%) Service Management
4 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
5 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
5 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.00%) Break/Fix
8 3 (7.50%) Application Packaging
8 3 (7.50%) Application Performance Management
8 3 (7.50%) Capacity Management
8 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
8 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.50%) System Testing
8 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
2 12 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (5.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (7.50%) CCA
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (7.50%) DBS Check
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.00%) XenApp
4 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (7.50%) vSphere
5 3 (7.50%) XenServer
6 2 (5.00%) Docker
6 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.50%) KVM
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) SCCM
2 9 (22.50%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (15.00%) WSUS
4 4 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (10.00%) vCenter Server
5 3 (7.50%) SCOM
6 2 (5.00%) Ansible
6 2 (5.00%) Puppet
6 2 (5.00%) Terraform
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (2.50%) Nagios
7 1 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) McAfee
3 11 (27.50%) Citrix
4 10 (25.00%) VMware
5 7 (17.50%) Veeam
6 6 (15.00%) Remedy
7 5 (12.50%) Dell
7 5 (12.50%) Dell KACE
7 5 (12.50%) NetApp
7 5 (12.50%) Symantec
8 4 (10.00%) Adobe
8 4 (10.00%) Aruba
8 4 (10.00%) Brocade
8 4 (10.00%) EMC
8 4 (10.00%) Lotus
8 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (10.00%) Sophos
9 3 (7.50%) Ivanti
9 3 (7.50%) Wyse
10 2 (5.00%) Google