Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 41 23
Rank change year-on-year +21 -18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 211 104 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 11.16% 6.03% 8.98%
As % of the System Software category 43.69% 34.90% 52.83%
Number of salaries quoted 196 95 122
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,250 £28,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.89% -15.15% +6.45%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% +1.69%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 483 298 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 25.56% 17.28% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 406 265 232
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.21% +16.15%
10th Percentile £27,625 £23,950 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £52,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +8.70%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Wiltshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Wiltshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Wiltshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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
Salisbury +10 79 £60,000 +114.29% 9
Swindon +7 54 £33,750 +3.85% 4
Chippenham +11 43 £30,000 +26.32% 6
Melksham -8 9 £28,500 -43.00%
Corsham -1 8 £35,000 +66.67% 4
Marlborough +6 1 £35,000 +48.94%
Trowbridge +3 1 £38,816 +41.15% 1
Warminster +1 1 £52,500 -
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 180 (85.31%) Windows
2 141 (66.82%) Microsoft
3 127 (60.19%) Windows Server
4 104 (49.29%) Security Cleared
4 104 (49.29%) Linux
5 93 (44.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 81 (38.39%) VMware
7 80 (37.91%) SCCM
8 76 (36.02%) Firewall
9 74 (35.07%) Cisco
10 71 (33.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 70 (33.18%) Public Sector
11 70 (33.18%) SCOM
12 69 (32.70%) MS Exchange
12 69 (32.70%) Security Monitoring
12 69 (32.70%) Data Protection
13 57 (27.01%) Microsoft Azure
14 56 (26.54%) Office 365
15 55 (26.07%) Windows 10
16 50 (23.70%) Technical Architecture
17 48 (22.75%) WAN
17 48 (22.75%) Unified Communications
18 47 (22.27%) ITIL
19 46 (21.80%) Intrusion Detection
20 44 (20.85%) Architectural Design
21 43 (20.38%) Windows 7
22 41 (19.43%) DV Cleared
22 41 (19.43%) Cisco Nexus
23 40 (18.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 40 (18.96%) DNS

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 69 (32.70%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.64%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.21%) Apache
4 9 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.37%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.90%) JBoss
8 3 (1.42%) Tornado
9 2 (0.95%) IIS
10 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (12.32%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (6.16%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.90%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (27.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (26.54%) Office 365
3 33 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.95%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.47%) Azure Stack
7 1 (0.47%) IaaS
7 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (36.02%) Firewall
2 48 (22.75%) Unified Communications
2 48 (22.75%) WAN
3 46 (21.80%) Intrusion Detection
4 41 (19.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 40 (18.96%) DNS
6 26 (12.32%) Software-Defined Networking
7 25 (11.85%) DHCP
8 22 (10.43%) SAN
9 17 (8.06%) TCP/IP
10 14 (6.64%) VLAN
11 9 (4.27%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (4.27%) Wireless
12 8 (3.79%) BIG-IP
12 8 (3.79%) Network Security
13 7 (3.32%) LAN
14 6 (2.84%) VPN
15 4 (1.90%) HTTP
15 4 (1.90%) Internet
15 4 (1.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.37%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.37%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.42%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (1.42%) GIS
4 3 (1.42%) JasperReports
5 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.47%) MS Access
5 1 (0.47%) MySQL
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.90%) Ant
2 4 (1.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.90%) JIRA
2 4 (1.90%) JUnit
2 4 (1.90%) Maven
2 4 (1.90%) Subversion
3 3 (1.42%) ClearQuest
3 3 (1.42%) CruiseControl
3 3 (1.42%) FishEye
3 3 (1.42%) Hudson
3 3 (1.42%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.42%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (33.18%) Public Sector
2 16 (7.58%) Finance
3 13 (6.16%) Retail
4 6 (2.84%) Electronics
4 6 (2.84%) Marketing
5 5 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.90%) Military
7 3 (1.42%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.42%) Publishing
8 2 (0.95%) Billing
8 2 (0.95%) Local Government
8 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.47%) Fire and Rescue
9 1 (0.47%) Police
Job Titles
1 52 (24.64%) Architect
2 50 (23.70%) Solutions Architect
3 45 (21.33%) Support Engineer
4 32 (15.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (12.32%) IT Support
6 21 (9.95%) Analyst
7 20 (9.48%) IT Engineer
8 19 (9.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 19 (9.00%) Network Engineer
8 19 (9.00%) Support Analyst
9 18 (8.53%) Design Engineer
9 18 (8.53%) IT Support Engineer
9 18 (8.53%) Network Design Engineer
10 15 (7.11%) Network Architect
11 13 (6.16%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (6.16%) Windows Engineer
12 11 (5.21%) Desktop Support
12 11 (5.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (4.74%) IT Support Analyst
13 10 (4.74%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.79%) LDAP
2 7 (3.32%) CSS
2 7 (3.32%) SailPoint
3 4 (1.90%) .NET
3 4 (1.90%) GWT
3 4 (1.90%) Hibernate
3 4 (1.90%) JMS
3 4 (1.90%) JSON
3 4 (1.90%) REST
3 4 (1.90%) Spring
3 4 (1.90%) Web Services
4 3 (1.42%) Ajax
4 3 (1.42%) Apache Flex
4 3 (1.42%) AWT
4 3 (1.42%) Middleware
4 3 (1.42%) Swing
5 1 (0.47%) CSS3
5 1 (0.47%) HTML
5 1 (0.47%) jQuery
5 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.27%) Hybrid Cloud
2 25 (11.85%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.69%) Driving Licence
4 10 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.79%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.84%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.84%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.90%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.90%) PKI
8 3 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.95%) NHS
9 2 (0.95%) Replication
10 1 (0.47%) CMDB
10 1 (0.47%) Handset
10 1 (0.47%) Life Science
10 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 180 (85.31%) Windows
2 127 (60.19%) Windows Server
3 104 (49.29%) Linux
4 93 (44.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (26.07%) Windows 10
6 43 (20.38%) Windows 7
7 17 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (4.74%) Mac OS
9 6 (2.84%) Unix
10 4 (1.90%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.42%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (32.70%) Data Protection
1 69 (32.70%) Security Monitoring
2 50 (23.70%) Technical Architecture
3 47 (22.27%) ITIL
4 44 (20.85%) Architectural Design
5 40 (18.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 35 (16.59%) Cybersecurity
7 29 (13.74%) Project Management
8 28 (13.27%) PRINCE2
8 28 (13.27%) TOGAF
9 27 (12.80%) Enterprise Architecture
10 25 (11.85%) ArchiMate
11 24 (11.37%) IT Strategy
12 23 (10.90%) Information Assurance
12 23 (10.90%) MODAF
12 23 (10.90%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (10.90%) Security Architecture
13 19 (9.00%) Mentoring
14 18 (8.53%) Software Architecture
14 18 (8.53%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.74%) PowerShell
2 25 (11.85%) SQL
3 9 (4.27%) Java
4 7 (3.32%) Shell Script
5 6 (2.84%) C#
5 6 (2.84%) R
6 4 (1.90%) C
6 4 (1.90%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.90%) Python
6 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.42%) Java 8
7 3 (1.42%) VBScript
8 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.47%) Perl
8 1 (0.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 104 (49.29%) Security Cleared
2 41 (19.43%) DV Cleared
3 31 (14.69%) SC Cleared
4 26 (12.32%) TOGAF Certification
5 16 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (4.27%) Degree
7 5 (2.37%) MCSA
8 3 (1.42%) CCNA
8 3 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.42%) MCSE
9 2 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.95%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.47%) MCP
10 1 (0.47%) MCSD
10 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.74%) SLA
2 6 (2.84%) QA
3 3 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (33.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (13.27%) Virtual Desktop
3 15 (7.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.84%) vSphere
5 4 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.42%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.47%) NDS
7 1 (0.47%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.47%) XenApp
7 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 80 (37.91%) SCCM
2 70 (33.18%) SCOM
3 28 (13.27%) vRealize
4 12 (5.69%) WSUS
5 6 (2.84%) Control-M
6 4 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.90%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.42%) Ansible
7 3 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.95%) Puppet
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.47%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.47%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 141 (66.82%) Microsoft
2 81 (38.39%) VMware
3 74 (35.07%) Cisco
4 18 (8.53%) Apple
5 14 (6.64%) HP
6 13 (6.16%) Adobe
7 10 (4.74%) Citrix
8 9 (4.27%) Juniper
9 8 (3.79%) F5
9 8 (3.79%) Palo Alto
10 7 (3.32%) Atlassian
11 6 (2.84%) Dell
11 6 (2.84%) EMC
11 6 (2.84%) NetApp
11 6 (2.84%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.37%) Lotus
13 4 (1.90%) McAfee
13 4 (1.90%) Symantec
14 3 (1.42%) Google
14 3 (1.42%) Veeam