Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 25 20
Rank change year-on-year -17 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 32 66 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.90% 8.08% 10.87%
As % of the System Software category 34.04% 69.47% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 98
Swindon median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.76% -12.58%
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,700 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,375 £43,750 £43,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -1.64% +1.67% -1.64%

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 94 95 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 11.46% 11.63% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 88 78 154
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £35,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.85% +2.90% -10.43%
10th Percentile £21,000 £24,550 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,000 £51,107
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -9.27%

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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
4 9 (28.13%) Linux
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (25.00%) SCCM
5 8 (25.00%) VMware
6 7 (21.88%) Citrix
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
6 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
7 6 (18.75%) Remedy
7 6 (18.75%) McAfee
7 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
7 6 (18.75%) Veeam
7 6 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
8 5 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (15.63%) CentOS
8 5 (15.63%) Dell
8 5 (15.63%) Service Management

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 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Office 365
4 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
1 5 (15.63%) LAN
1 5 (15.63%) WAN
2 4 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) Wireless
2 4 (12.50%) WLAN
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
3 2 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.13%) DMZ
4 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) GitLab
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) IT Support
2 8 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Desktop Support
4 6 (18.75%) IT Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) EMC Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 4 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
3 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.63%) CentOS
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
6 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (15.63%) Service Management
3 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Presales
4 2 (6.25%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.25%) Process Management
4 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Security Patching
4 2 (6.25%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (3.13%) Break/Fix
5 1 (3.13%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (3.13%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) DBS Check
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CCA
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
1 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) XenApp
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.13%) Docker
4 1 (3.13%) KVM
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (12.50%) vCenter Server
4 3 (9.38%) WSUS
5 1 (3.13%) Ansible
5 1 (3.13%) Nagios
5 1 (3.13%) Puppet
5 1 (3.13%) SCOM
5 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) McAfee
4 6 (18.75%) Remedy
4 6 (18.75%) Veeam
5 5 (15.63%) Dell
6 4 (12.50%) Aruba
6 4 (12.50%) Brocade
6 4 (12.50%) EMC
6 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 4 (12.50%) Sophos
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco
8 2 (6.25%) Dell KACE
8 2 (6.25%) NetApp
9 1 (3.13%) arcserve
9 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.13%) Ivanti
9 1 (3.13%) Red Hat