Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 27 19
Rank change year-on-year -19 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 42 39 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.91% 5.71% 9.56%
As % of the System Software category 31.58% 47.56% 67.89%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 47
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +36.36% -21.43%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,125 £47,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% +15.38% -3.70%

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 133 82 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 15.56% 12.01% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 119 62 67
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £39,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.39% +20.77% -15.58%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,525 £21,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,625 £47,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +31.58% +8.57% -5.41%

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Swindon

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 39 (92.86%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 19 (45.24%) PowerShell
3 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
4 17 (40.48%) Windows 7
4 17 (40.48%) ITIL
5 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (30.95%) Citrix
7 11 (26.19%) MCSE
7 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
7 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (26.19%) Office 365
8 10 (23.81%) SCCM
8 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (23.81%) SLA
9 9 (21.43%) McAfee
9 9 (21.43%) LAN
9 9 (21.43%) SQL
9 9 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (21.43%) Break/Fix
10 8 (19.05%) XenApp
10 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
10 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
10 8 (19.05%) Symantec
11 7 (16.67%) WLAN
11 7 (16.67%) VB
11 7 (16.67%) ITSM
11 7 (16.67%) Finance

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 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) IBM Notes
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (9.52%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Office 365
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) LAN
2 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 7 (16.67%) WLAN
4 6 (14.29%) Wireless
5 5 (11.90%) NetScaler
5 5 (11.90%) WAN
6 4 (9.52%) Internet
6 4 (9.52%) Skype
7 3 (7.14%) DHCP
7 3 (7.14%) DNS
8 2 (4.76%) DSL
8 2 (4.76%) VLAN
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.38%) Firewall
9 1 (2.38%) Network Security
9 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) MS Access
3 2 (4.76%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MSI
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) GitLab
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
1 7 (16.67%) Legal
1 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.52%) Automotive
3 2 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) IT Support
4 6 (14.29%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) IT Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Deskside Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Deskside Support
6 4 (9.52%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
6 4 (9.52%) Field Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Packager
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) SailPoint
1 2 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Core
2 1 (2.38%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Fat Client
2 5 (11.90%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.76%) Wiki
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 39 (92.86%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
3 17 (40.48%) Windows 7
4 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
6 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (11.90%) Linux
7 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.76%) Debian
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
3 9 (21.43%) Break/Fix
3 9 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 7 (16.67%) ITSM
5 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) Application Packaging
6 5 (11.90%) Capacity Management
6 5 (11.90%) Compliance Audit
6 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.90%) Regression Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Service Management
6 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.90%) System Testing
6 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Application Discovery
7 4 (9.52%) DevOps
7 4 (9.52%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) PowerShell
2 9 (21.43%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) VB
4 4 (9.52%) Java
5 3 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (26.19%) MCSE
3 6 (14.29%) MCP
4 5 (11.90%) CCA
4 5 (11.90%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (9.52%) Degree
5 4 (9.52%) MCDST
6 3 (7.14%) CCNA
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
2 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.52%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) XenApp
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (11.90%) XenServer
3 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (7.14%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Docker
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) SCCM
2 5 (11.90%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (11.90%) SCOM
2 5 (11.90%) WSUS
3 4 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (9.52%) Terraform
4 2 (4.76%) Ansible
4 2 (4.76%) Puppet
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) Citrix
3 9 (21.43%) McAfee
4 8 (19.05%) Symantec
5 5 (11.90%) Dell KACE
5 5 (11.90%) Ivanti
5 5 (11.90%) NetApp
5 5 (11.90%) VMware
5 5 (11.90%) Wyse
6 4 (9.52%) Adobe
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco
6 4 (9.52%) Lotus
7 2 (4.76%) CA
7 2 (4.76%) Google
7 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.76%) Veeam
8 1 (2.38%) F5
8 1 (2.38%) Meraki