Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 23 15
Rank change year-on-year -23 -8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 93 133 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.40% 8.84% 10.34%
As % of the System Software category 28.44% 41.18% 62.36%
Number of salaries quoted 77 119 138
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -17.91%
10th Percentile £20,015 £18,950 £21,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.08% +8.33% -3.23%

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 327 323 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 18.99% 21.48% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 287 270 213
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,875 £48,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.32% +11.07% -

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 24 January 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 24 January 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
Swindon -12 47 £37,500 +25.00% 12
Salisbury -17 23 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Corsham +2 7 £33,500 -10.67% 4
Chippenham -33 7 £35,000 +38.61% 1
Warminster - 4 - - 2
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 74 (79.57%) Windows
2 55 (59.14%) Microsoft
3 39 (41.94%) Windows Server
4 32 (34.41%) Security Cleared
4 32 (34.41%) Windows 7
5 30 (32.26%) PowerShell
6 25 (26.88%) Windows 10
7 24 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (25.81%) SC Cleared
8 23 (24.73%) SCCM
8 23 (24.73%) VMware
9 22 (23.66%) Linux
10 21 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (21.51%) ITIL
11 20 (21.51%) MS Exchange
11 20 (21.51%) Office 365
12 19 (20.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (19.35%) Cisco
14 17 (18.28%) SCOM
14 17 (18.28%) DV Cleared
14 17 (18.28%) Data Protection
15 16 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
15 16 (17.20%) Firewall
16 15 (16.13%) Service Delivery
16 15 (16.13%) SLA
16 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (15.05%) LAN
17 14 (15.05%) Unified Communications
18 13 (13.98%) Mobile Device Management
18 13 (13.98%) Security Monitoring

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 20 (21.51%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (7.53%) Apache
3 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.30%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.30%) JBoss
4 4 (4.30%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.23%) IIS
5 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.15%) GroupWise
7 1 (1.08%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (4.30%) Acrobat
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.51%) Office 365
2 19 (20.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.20%) Firewall
2 14 (15.05%) LAN
2 14 (15.05%) Unified Communications
3 13 (13.98%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (12.90%) WAN
5 11 (11.83%) Software-Defined Networking
6 9 (9.68%) WLAN
7 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.60%) Wireless
8 7 (7.53%) DHCP
8 7 (7.53%) DNS
9 6 (6.45%) Internet
10 4 (4.30%) NetScaler
10 4 (4.30%) Network Security
10 4 (4.30%) Skype
11 3 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (3.23%) SAN
11 3 (3.23%) VLAN
11 3 (3.23%) VoIP
11 3 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.23%) MS Access
4 2 (2.15%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (2.15%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (2.15%) GIS
4 2 (2.15%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) JUnit
2 4 (4.30%) Ant
2 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.30%) JIRA
2 4 (4.30%) Maven
2 4 (4.30%) MSI
3 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.15%) CruiseControl
3 2 (2.15%) FishEye
3 2 (2.15%) Hudson
3 2 (2.15%) Selenium
3 2 (2.15%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.15%) Subversion
3 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.15%) Zephyr
4 1 (1.08%) GitLab
4 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (7.53%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.45%) Legal
3 5 (5.38%) Finance
4 3 (3.23%) Automotive
5 2 (2.15%) Back Office
5 2 (2.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (21.51%) Support Engineer
2 19 (20.43%) IT Support
3 13 (13.98%) IT Engineer
4 12 (12.90%) Analyst
4 12 (12.90%) Architect
4 12 (12.90%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (11.83%) Lead Architect
5 11 (11.83%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 11 (11.83%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (10.75%) Support Analyst
7 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Administrator
8 7 (7.53%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Desktop Support
9 6 (6.45%) IT Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.30%) Deskside Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) GWT
1 6 (6.45%) LDAP
1 6 (6.45%) REST
1 6 (6.45%) Web Services
2 4 (4.30%) Hibernate
2 4 (4.30%) JMS
2 4 (4.30%) JSON
2 4 (4.30%) Middleware
2 4 (4.30%) Spring
3 3 (3.23%) OAuth
3 3 (3.23%) OpenID
3 3 (3.23%) SAML
4 2 (2.15%) Apache Flex
4 2 (2.15%) AWT
4 2 (2.15%) CSS
4 2 (2.15%) RESTful
4 2 (2.15%) SailPoint
4 2 (2.15%) SOAP
4 2 (2.15%) Swing
4 2 (2.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Blackberry
1 11 (11.83%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.60%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.53%) Fat Client
4 7 (7.53%) Thin Client
5 5 (5.38%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.15%) AS400
6 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.15%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.15%) Wiki
7 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 74 (79.57%) Windows
2 39 (41.94%) Windows Server
3 32 (34.41%) Windows 7
4 25 (26.88%) Windows 10
5 24 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (23.66%) Linux
7 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.15%) Android
9 2 (2.15%) Debian
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) ITIL
2 17 (18.28%) Data Protection
3 15 (16.13%) Service Delivery
4 13 (13.98%) Customer Requirements
4 13 (13.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (13.98%) Mobile Device Management
4 13 (13.98%) Security Monitoring
5 11 (11.83%) ArchiMate
5 11 (11.83%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (11.83%) PRINCE2
5 11 (11.83%) Project Management
5 11 (11.83%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (11.83%) TOGAF
6 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.75%) Break/Fix
7 9 (9.68%) ITSM
7 9 (9.68%) MODAF
7 9 (9.68%) Service Management
8 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.26%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.75%) Java
3 9 (9.68%) SQL
4 7 (7.53%) VB
5 3 (3.23%) Python
5 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.15%) C
6 2 (2.15%) Java 8
6 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (34.41%) Security Cleared
2 24 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 17 (18.28%) DV Cleared
4 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (11.83%) TOGAF Certification
6 10 (10.75%) MCSE
7 6 (6.45%) MCP
8 4 (4.30%) CCA
8 4 (4.30%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (4.30%) Degree
8 4 (4.30%) MCDST
9 3 (3.23%) CCNA
9 3 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.23%) CISM
9 3 (3.23%) CISSP
10 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.13%) SLA
2 7 (7.53%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.30%) QA
4 1 (1.08%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.83%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.45%) XenApp
4 4 (4.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (4.30%) XenServer
5 3 (3.23%) NDS
5 3 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (3.23%) vSphere
6 2 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.08%) Docker
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (24.73%) SCCM
2 17 (18.28%) SCOM
3 11 (11.83%) vRealize
4 6 (6.45%) WSUS
5 4 (4.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (3.23%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (3.23%) Terraform
6 3 (3.23%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (2.15%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (1.08%) Ansible
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (1.08%) Puppet
8 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (59.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.73%) VMware
3 18 (19.35%) Cisco
4 12 (12.90%) Citrix
5 8 (8.60%) Symantec
6 7 (7.53%) McAfee
7 6 (6.45%) Adobe
8 5 (5.38%) CA
9 4 (4.30%) Atlassian
9 4 (4.30%) Ivanti
9 4 (4.30%) Lotus
9 4 (4.30%) Wyse
10 3 (3.23%) Google
10 3 (3.23%) HP
10 3 (3.23%) IBM
10 3 (3.23%) Micro Focus
10 3 (3.23%) NetApp
10 3 (3.23%) NetIQ
10 3 (3.23%) Novell
10 3 (3.23%) Oracle