Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 23 24
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 108 140 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.12% 9.10% 8.76%
As % of the System Software category 36.00% 49.82% 57.04%
Number of salaries quoted 104 125 129
Wiltshire median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% +17.86% -9.68%
10th Percentile £19,750 £23,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £45,700
South West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +14.04% -8.06%

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 300 281 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.99% 18.26% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 276 247 217
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £51,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018. 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 -8 44 £28,000 -56.92% 1
Swindon -17 40 £35,750 -4.67% 9
Chippenham -1 13 £25,000 -0.50% 2
Warminster -1 2 - - 2
Corsham -3 1 £33,500 -10.67% 4
Trowbridge -9 1 £27,500 - 2
Marlborough - 1 £23,500 -
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 94 (87.04%) Windows
2 78 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 56 (51.85%) Windows 7
4 52 (48.15%) VMware
4 52 (48.15%) Windows Server
5 50 (46.30%) Security Cleared
6 43 (39.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (38.89%) SC Cleared
8 40 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (37.04%) Windows 10
9 39 (36.11%) MS Exchange
10 38 (35.19%) PowerShell
11 37 (34.26%) SCCM
12 36 (33.33%) Linux
13 35 (32.41%) DV Cleared
13 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Azure
14 33 (30.56%) ITIL
15 32 (29.63%) Cisco
15 32 (29.63%) Firewall
16 29 (26.85%) SCOM
17 28 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
17 28 (25.93%) Mobile Device Management
18 26 (24.07%) Security Monitoring
18 26 (24.07%) Data Protection
18 26 (24.07%) Unified Communications
18 26 (24.07%) Intrusion Detection
18 26 (24.07%) Enterprise Architecture
18 26 (24.07%) Technical Architecture
19 25 (23.15%) TOGAF
19 25 (23.15%) Blackberry

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 39 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 25 (23.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 12 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.63%) IIS
7 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.70%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.93%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (23.15%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.70%) Acrobat
3 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (13.89%) Office 365
4 2 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.63%) Firewall
2 26 (24.07%) Intrusion Detection
2 26 (24.07%) Unified Communications
3 25 (23.15%) Software-Defined Networking
4 18 (16.67%) LAN
5 16 (14.81%) WAN
6 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
7 9 (8.33%) DHCP
7 9 (8.33%) DNS
8 5 (4.63%) Internet
9 4 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (3.70%) Wireless
10 3 (2.78%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.78%) SAN
11 2 (1.85%) HTTP
11 2 (1.85%) WLAN
12 1 (0.93%) DMZ
12 1 (0.93%) NAS
12 1 (0.93%) Skype
12 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) MS Access
2 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.85%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (1.85%) GIS
3 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Bitbucket
1 2 (1.85%) CruiseControl
1 2 (1.85%) FishEye
1 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.85%) GitLab
1 2 (1.85%) Hudson
1 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.85%) JIRA
1 2 (1.85%) JUnit
1 2 (1.85%) Selenium
1 2 (1.85%) SoapUI
1 2 (1.85%) Subversion
1 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
1 2 (1.85%) Zephyr
2 1 (0.93%) MSI
General
1 13 (12.04%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.63%) Electronics
3 5 (4.63%) Marketing
3 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.78%) Automotive
6 2 (1.85%) Back Office
6 2 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (19.44%) Architect
1 21 (19.44%) Lead Architect
1 21 (19.44%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 21 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
2 19 (17.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (17.59%) Support Engineer
3 16 (14.81%) Analyst
4 14 (12.96%) IT Support
5 13 (12.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (10.19%) Desktop Support
6 11 (10.19%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (8.33%) IT Engineer
8 9 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (7.41%) Citrix Engineer
9 8 (7.41%) Service Analyst
9 8 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (7.41%) Support Analyst
10 7 (6.48%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (6.48%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) GWT
1 2 (1.85%) Middleware
1 2 (1.85%) REST
1 2 (1.85%) RESTful
1 2 (1.85%) SOAP
1 2 (1.85%) Web Services
1 2 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (0.93%) EDI
2 1 (0.93%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.15%) Blackberry
1 25 (23.15%) Hybrid Cloud
2 16 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (12.04%) Driving Licence
4 11 (10.19%) Fat Client
4 11 (10.19%) Thin Client
5 6 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.70%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.85%) Clustering
8 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.93%) AS400
9 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 94 (87.04%) Windows
2 56 (51.85%) Windows 7
3 52 (48.15%) Windows Server
4 40 (37.04%) Windows 10
4 40 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (33.33%) Linux
6 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.48%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.63%) CentOS
9 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.78%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.93%) Android
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.56%) ITIL
2 28 (25.93%) Mobile Device Management
3 26 (24.07%) Data Protection
3 26 (24.07%) Enterprise Architecture
3 26 (24.07%) Security Monitoring
3 26 (24.07%) Technical Architecture
4 25 (23.15%) ArchiMate
4 25 (23.15%) PRINCE2
4 25 (23.15%) Project Management
4 25 (23.15%) TOGAF
5 22 (20.37%) Service Management
6 21 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 21 (19.44%) MODAF
7 18 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
8 17 (15.74%) Service Delivery
9 13 (12.04%) Incident Management
10 8 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (5.56%) Asset Management
11 6 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (4.63%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (35.19%) PowerShell
2 15 (13.89%) SQL
3 6 (5.56%) Java
4 4 (3.70%) VB
5 2 (1.85%) VBA
6 1 (0.93%) Python
6 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (46.30%) Security Cleared
2 42 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 35 (32.41%) DV Cleared
4 25 (23.15%) TOGAF Certification
5 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (8.33%) MCP
7 8 (7.41%) MCDST
8 7 (6.48%) MCITP
8 7 (6.48%) MCTS
9 5 (4.63%) MCSE
10 3 (2.78%) CCA
10 3 (2.78%) CCNA
10 3 (2.78%) CCNP
10 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.78%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (1.85%) GCP
4 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 43 (39.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (23.15%) Virtual Desktop
3 8 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (5.56%) XenApp
5 5 (4.63%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.78%) vSphere
6 3 (2.78%) XenServer
7 2 (1.85%) Docker
7 2 (1.85%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.93%) KVM
8 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (34.26%) SCCM
2 29 (26.85%) SCOM
3 25 (23.15%) vRealize
4 9 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (5.56%) Nagios
5 6 (5.56%) WSUS
6 5 (4.63%) Cacti
7 4 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (3.70%) vCenter Server
8 2 (1.85%) Ansible
8 2 (1.85%) Puppet
8 2 (1.85%) Terraform
9 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.93%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 78 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 52 (48.15%) VMware
3 32 (29.63%) Cisco
4 24 (22.22%) Citrix
5 13 (12.04%) McAfee
6 9 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 8 (7.41%) Dell
8 7 (6.48%) EMC
8 7 (6.48%) Veeam
9 6 (5.56%) Remedy
10 5 (4.63%) Dell KACE
10 5 (4.63%) NetApp
10 5 (4.63%) SAP
10 5 (4.63%) Symantec
11 4 (3.70%) Adobe
11 4 (3.70%) Brocade
11 4 (3.70%) Lotus
11 4 (3.70%) Oracle
11 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.70%) Sophos