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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 18 25
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 64 112 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 8.37% 10.61% 8.16%
As % of the System Software category 56.64% 54.63% 62.33%
Number of salaries quoted 56 96 70
Median salary £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.83% +1.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 113 205 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 14.77% 19.41% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 99 167 113
Median salary £36,000 £32,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,552 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -10 30 £28,375 -12.69% 4
Chippenham +13 13 £25,250 -9.82% 1
Salisbury -11 12 £27,500 +22.22%
Melksham - 2 £27,500 -
Corsham - 1 £35,000 -
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 109 (76.76%) Windows
2 76 (53.52%) Microsoft
3 59 (41.55%) Windows Server
4 51 (35.92%) ITIL
5 47 (33.10%) VMware
6 45 (31.69%) Microsoft Office
6 45 (31.69%) MS Exchange
7 39 (27.46%) TCP/IP
8 37 (26.06%) WAN
9 35 (24.65%) LAN
10 32 (22.54%) Finance
10 32 (22.54%) Security Cleared
11 31 (21.83%) Firewall
12 30 (21.13%) Wi-Fi
13 29 (20.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 27 (19.01%) DNS
15 26 (18.31%) Citrix
15 26 (18.31%) SC Cleared
16 25 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (16.90%) DHCP
17 24 (16.90%) Cisco
17 24 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (16.20%) Office 365
19 22 (15.49%) Service Management
20 21 (14.79%) Windows Server 2012
21 19 (13.38%) Hyper-V
22 18 (12.68%) VoIP
23 17 (11.97%) SQL
23 17 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
24 16 (11.27%) Windows 7

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 45 (31.69%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (7.75%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.34%) Skype for Business
5 8 (5.63%) IIS
6 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.82%) Apache
8 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.11%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.11%) JBoss
9 1 (0.70%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.70%) Moodle
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 45 (31.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.20%) Office 365
2 7 (4.93%) SaaS
3 6 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.70%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 39 (27.46%) TCP/IP
2 37 (26.06%) WAN
3 35 (24.65%) LAN
4 31 (21.83%) Firewall
5 30 (21.13%) Wi-Fi
6 27 (19.01%) DNS
7 24 (16.90%) DHCP
8 18 (12.68%) VoIP
9 14 (9.86%) VPN
10 10 (7.04%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (6.34%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (6.34%) Cisco PIX
11 9 (6.34%) Wireless
11 9 (6.34%) WLAN
12 6 (4.23%) DASS2
12 6 (4.23%) DPNSS
12 6 (4.23%) PBX
12 6 (4.23%) SAN
12 6 (4.23%) TETRA
13 4 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) MySQL
2 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.70%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Ant
2 3 (2.11%) JUnit
2 3 (2.11%) Maven
2 3 (2.11%) MSI
3 2 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.70%) InstallShield
General
1 32 (22.54%) Finance
2 3 (2.11%) Military
3 2 (1.41%) Advertising
3 2 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (0.70%) Law
4 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (35.21%) Analyst
2 38 (26.76%) Support Analyst
2 38 (26.76%) Support Engineer
3 21 (14.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 21 (14.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (14.79%) IT Support
4 18 (12.68%) Service Analyst
4 18 (12.68%) Service Desk Analyst
5 17 (11.97%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (10.56%) Service Desk Support
6 15 (10.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 14 (9.86%) Communications Support Engineer
7 14 (9.86%) Systems Support
7 14 (9.86%) Systems Support Engineer
8 13 (9.15%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 13 (9.15%) Desktop Support
9 12 (8.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 12 (8.45%) Consultant
10 11 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (7.75%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.82%) JSON
2 3 (2.11%) GWT
2 3 (2.11%) Hibernate
2 3 (2.11%) REST
2 3 (2.11%) Spring
3 2 (1.41%) CAdES
3 2 (1.41%) CSS
3 2 (1.41%) PAdES
3 2 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 2 (1.41%) XAdES
4 1 (0.70%) Ajax
4 1 (0.70%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.70%) AWT
4 1 (0.70%) HTML
4 1 (0.70%) JMS
4 1 (0.70%) jQuery
4 1 (0.70%) LAMP
4 1 (0.70%) Swing
4 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) Driving Licence
2 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.93%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.82%) Clustering
4 4 (2.82%) Replication
5 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.41%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.41%) iPhone
5 2 (1.41%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.70%) CESG
6 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) PKI
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 109 (76.76%) Windows
2 59 (41.55%) Windows Server
3 29 (20.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (14.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (11.27%) Windows 7
7 11 (7.75%) Windows 10
8 8 (5.63%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.23%) Linux
9 6 (4.23%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (4.23%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.11%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.41%) CentOS
11 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (35.92%) ITIL
2 22 (15.49%) Service Management
3 14 (9.86%) Trend Analysis
4 10 (7.04%) High Availability
4 10 (7.04%) Service Delivery
5 9 (6.34%) Coaching
5 9 (6.34%) Problem Management
5 9 (6.34%) Workflow
6 8 (5.63%) Load Balancing
7 7 (4.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.93%) Mentoring
7 7 (4.93%) UML
8 5 (3.52%) Migration
9 4 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.82%) DevOps
9 4 (2.82%) Software Deployment
9 4 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (2.82%) Wealth Management
10 3 (2.11%) ITIL V3
10 3 (2.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.97%) SQL
2 10 (7.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.11%) Java
4 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.41%) VB
4 2 (1.41%) VBScript
5 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (22.54%) Security Cleared
2 26 (18.31%) SC Cleared
3 24 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (6.34%) MCSE
6 8 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.23%) CCNA
7 6 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (3.52%) DV Cleared
8 5 (3.52%) MCSA
9 4 (2.82%) MCP
10 3 (2.11%) Degree
10 3 (2.11%) MCITP
11 2 (1.41%) CCIE
11 2 (1.41%) CCNP
11 2 (1.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.70%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.70%) EMC Certification
12 1 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (13.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.11%) vSphere
3 3 (2.11%) XenApp
4 2 (1.41%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.41%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.41%) KVM
4 2 (1.41%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.41%) UAG
4 2 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (7.75%) SCCM
2 6 (4.23%) SCOM
3 5 (3.52%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.82%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.82%) Nagios
5 3 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (2.11%) WSUS
6 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.41%) Netcool
6 2 (1.41%) Puppet
6 2 (1.41%) Rundeck
6 2 (1.41%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.41%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.70%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.70%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 76 (53.52%) Microsoft
2 47 (33.10%) VMware
3 26 (18.31%) Citrix
4 24 (16.90%) Cisco
5 14 (9.86%) Dell
6 13 (9.15%) Symantec
7 12 (8.45%) SonicWALL
8 9 (6.34%) HP
9 6 (4.23%) Nortel
9 6 (4.23%) Siemens
10 4 (2.82%) Apple
11 3 (2.11%) F5
11 3 (2.11%) Intel Security
11 3 (2.11%) IronPort
11 3 (2.11%) Lotus
11 3 (2.11%) RightFax
11 3 (2.11%) Ruckus Wireless
12 2 (1.41%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.41%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.41%) Veeam
Swindon, Wiltshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000 - £28000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago