Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 22 19
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 107 140 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.08% 8.99% 9.37%
As % of the System Software category 32.13% 46.05% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 97 122 126
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.31% -17.14%
10th Percentile £19,750 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £32,500 £32,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year -0.76% +9.17% -

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 333 304 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 18.91% 19.51% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 303 262 200
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,250 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -2.78%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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
Swindon -14 45 £40,000 +6.67% 10
Salisbury -18 34 £28,000 -30.00% 3
Chippenham -9 13 £28,750 +13.86% 7
Corsham +2 4 £33,500 -10.67% 3
Warminster +4 3 - - 1
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 92 (85.98%) Windows
2 75 (70.09%) Microsoft
3 51 (47.66%) Windows Server
4 50 (46.73%) Windows 7
5 48 (44.86%) VMware
6 45 (42.06%) Security Cleared
7 44 (41.12%) PowerShell
8 41 (38.32%) Windows 10
9 40 (37.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (36.45%) SCCM
10 39 (36.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 34 (31.78%) SC Cleared
11 34 (31.78%) MS Exchange
12 33 (30.84%) Linux
13 31 (28.97%) ITIL
14 30 (28.04%) Cisco
14 30 (28.04%) Microsoft Azure
15 28 (26.17%) SCOM
16 27 (25.23%) DV Cleared
16 27 (25.23%) Data Protection
17 26 (24.30%) Citrix
17 26 (24.30%) Firewall
18 25 (23.36%) Mobile Device Management
19 24 (22.43%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (22.43%) Customer Requirements
20 23 (21.50%) Security Monitoring
20 23 (21.50%) Unified Communications
20 23 (21.50%) Service Management
20 23 (21.50%) Enterprise Architecture
20 23 (21.50%) Technical Architecture

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 34 (31.78%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (14.02%) SharePoint
4 12 (11.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (7.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (4.67%) IIS
7 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.74%) IBM Notes
7 4 (3.74%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.87%) Apache
9 2 (1.87%) GroupWise
9 2 (1.87%) JBoss
Applications
1 22 (20.56%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (3.74%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (28.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (22.43%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (15.89%) Office 365
4 2 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.30%) Firewall
2 23 (21.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 23 (21.50%) Unified Communications
3 22 (20.56%) Software-Defined Networking
4 13 (12.15%) LAN
5 11 (10.28%) TCP/IP
5 11 (10.28%) WAN
6 10 (9.35%) DHCP
6 10 (9.35%) DNS
7 7 (6.54%) Wireless
8 6 (5.61%) Internet
9 5 (4.67%) NetScaler
9 5 (4.67%) SAN
10 4 (3.74%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (3.74%) Skype
10 4 (3.74%) WLAN
11 2 (1.87%) HTTP
11 2 (1.87%) NAS
11 2 (1.87%) Network Security
11 2 (1.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.74%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.80%) MS Access
5 2 (1.87%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (1.87%) GIS
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.93%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) JUnit
1 4 (3.74%) MSI
2 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.80%) JIRA
3 2 (1.87%) Ant
3 2 (1.87%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.87%) CruiseControl
3 2 (1.87%) FishEye
3 2 (1.87%) GitLab
3 2 (1.87%) Hudson
3 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.87%) Maven
3 2 (1.87%) Selenium
3 2 (1.87%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.87%) Subversion
3 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.87%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (11.21%) Finance
1 12 (11.21%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.54%) Legal
3 5 (4.67%) Electronics
3 5 (4.67%) Marketing
3 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.74%) Automotive
5 2 (1.87%) Back Office
5 2 (1.87%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (16.82%) Architect
1 18 (16.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 18 (16.82%) Lead Architect
1 18 (16.82%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 18 (16.82%) Solutions Architect
2 15 (14.02%) Support Engineer
3 14 (13.08%) IT Support
4 12 (11.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) Windows Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) Analyst
5 11 (10.28%) Desktop Support
5 11 (10.28%) VMware Engineer
6 10 (9.35%) Citrix Engineer
6 10 (9.35%) Support Analyst
7 9 (8.41%) IT Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) Administrator
10 6 (5.61%) Active Directory Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) GWT
1 4 (3.74%) REST
1 4 (3.74%) Web Services
2 3 (2.80%) Middleware
3 2 (1.87%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.87%) JMS
3 2 (1.87%) JSON
3 2 (1.87%) RESTful
3 2 (1.87%) SailPoint
3 2 (1.87%) SOAP
3 2 (1.87%) Spring
3 2 (1.87%) XML
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) .NET Core
4 1 (0.93%) Ajax
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.93%) AWT
4 1 (0.93%) CSS
4 1 (0.93%) EDI
4 1 (0.93%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.56%) Blackberry
1 22 (20.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 15 (14.02%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (12.15%) Fat Client
3 13 (12.15%) Thin Client
4 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.61%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.67%) Driving Licence
7 4 (3.74%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.87%) AS400
8 2 (1.87%) Clustering
8 2 (1.87%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.87%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 92 (85.98%) Windows
2 51 (47.66%) Windows Server
3 50 (46.73%) Windows 7
4 41 (38.32%) Windows 10
5 39 (36.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (30.84%) Linux
7 21 (19.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.67%) CentOS
10 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.80%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.87%) Android
13 1 (0.93%) Debian
13 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.97%) ITIL
2 27 (25.23%) Data Protection
3 25 (23.36%) Mobile Device Management
4 24 (22.43%) Customer Requirements
5 23 (21.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 23 (21.50%) Security Monitoring
5 23 (21.50%) Service Management
5 23 (21.50%) Technical Architecture
6 22 (20.56%) ArchiMate
6 22 (20.56%) PRINCE2
6 22 (20.56%) Project Management
6 22 (20.56%) TOGAF
7 21 (19.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 20 (18.69%) Service Delivery
9 17 (15.89%) MODAF
10 15 (14.02%) Incident Management
11 9 (8.41%) Break/Fix
12 8 (7.48%) Configuration Management
13 7 (6.54%) Asset Management
13 7 (6.54%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 44 (41.12%) PowerShell
2 14 (13.08%) SQL
3 8 (7.48%) Java
4 7 (6.54%) VB
5 2 (1.87%) Python
5 2 (1.87%) VBA
6 1 (0.93%) C
6 1 (0.93%) Java 8
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (42.06%) Security Cleared
2 34 (31.78%) SC Cleared
3 27 (25.23%) DV Cleared
4 22 (20.56%) TOGAF Certification
5 17 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (10.28%) MCSE
7 6 (5.61%) MCP
8 5 (4.67%) CCA
8 5 (4.67%) CCNA
8 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.67%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.74%) Degree
9 4 (3.74%) MCDST
10 3 (2.80%) CCNP
11 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) SLA
2 4 (3.74%) QA
3 3 (2.80%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.93%) GDPR
System Software
1 40 (37.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (20.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 8 (7.48%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (7.48%) XenApp
4 6 (5.61%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.67%) XenServer
6 3 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.80%) vSphere
7 2 (1.87%) Docker
7 2 (1.87%) 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 39 (36.45%) SCCM
2 28 (26.17%) SCOM
3 22 (20.56%) vRealize
4 9 (8.41%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (7.48%) WSUS
6 6 (5.61%) Nagios
7 5 (4.67%) Cacti
8 4 (3.74%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (3.74%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (3.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (3.74%) vCenter Server
9 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (2.80%) Terraform
10 2 (1.87%) Ansible
10 2 (1.87%) HP SiteScope
10 2 (1.87%) Puppet
11 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (70.09%) Microsoft
2 48 (44.86%) VMware
3 30 (28.04%) Cisco
4 26 (24.30%) Citrix
5 13 (12.15%) McAfee
6 9 (8.41%) SolarWinds
7 8 (7.48%) Symantec
8 7 (6.54%) Dell
8 7 (6.54%) Veeam
9 6 (5.61%) EMC
9 6 (5.61%) Remedy
10 5 (4.67%) Adobe
10 5 (4.67%) Dell KACE
10 5 (4.67%) HP
10 5 (4.67%) Ivanti
10 5 (4.67%) NetApp
10 5 (4.67%) SAP
10 5 (4.67%) Wyse
11 4 (3.74%) Aruba
11 4 (3.74%) Brocade