Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 15 12
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 134 167 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 9.01% 10.42% 11.92%
As % of the System Software category 42.01% 62.55% 67.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120 136 226
Wiltshire median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -17.91% +3.08%
10th Percentile £18,975 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,875 £47,500 £43,000
South West median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -1.64% -6.15%

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 319 267 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 21.44% 16.67% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 268 209 337
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,125 £48,750 £51,250
South West median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.43% - -

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -11 45 £40,000 +60.00%
Swindon -15 35 £30,000 +20.00% 9
Chippenham +14 25 £25,250 -36.88% 5
Melksham - 14 £32,500 - 1
Malmesbury +3 3 - - 1
Calne - 3 £25,500 -
Devizes -8 2 - -
Corsham -10 2 £37,500 +38.89% 2
Trowbridge - 1 £27,500 -
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 96 (71.64%) Windows
2 74 (55.22%) Microsoft
3 65 (48.51%) VMware
4 52 (38.81%) Security Cleared
5 50 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 48 (35.82%) ITIL
7 44 (32.84%) Windows Server
8 43 (32.09%) SC Cleared
9 41 (30.60%) Windows 7
10 38 (28.36%) DV Cleared
11 33 (24.63%) LAN
12 32 (23.88%) Cisco
13 29 (21.64%) DNS
13 29 (21.64%) Microsoft Office
14 28 (20.90%) WAN
14 28 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (20.15%) DHCP
16 25 (18.66%) Firewall
16 25 (18.66%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (18.66%) Windows 10
17 23 (17.16%) SQL
18 22 (16.42%) Finance
19 20 (14.93%) HP
20 19 (14.18%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (14.18%) Linux
20 19 (14.18%) Wireless
20 19 (14.18%) Office 365
21 18 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 18 (13.43%) Oracle
21 18 (13.43%) SQL Server

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 18 (13.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.22%) IIS
3 7 (5.22%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (21.64%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.18%) Office 365
2 16 (11.94%) Amazon S3
3 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.63%) LAN
2 29 (21.64%) DNS
3 28 (20.90%) WAN
4 27 (20.15%) DHCP
5 25 (18.66%) Firewall
6 19 (14.18%) Wireless
7 14 (10.45%) TCP/IP
8 12 (8.96%) Software-Defined Networking
9 11 (8.21%) SAN
9 11 (8.21%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (6.72%) VPN
11 7 (5.22%) MPLS
12 6 (4.48%) WLAN
13 5 (3.73%) IP Telephony
13 5 (3.73%) IPsec
13 5 (3.73%) OSPF
13 5 (3.73%) Skype
13 5 (3.73%) Structured Cabling
13 5 (3.73%) VLAN
13 5 (3.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.49%) MS Access
2 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.73%) InstallShield
1 5 (3.73%) MSI
General
1 22 (16.42%) Finance
2 4 (2.99%) Military
3 2 (1.49%) Legal
3 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (27.61%) Support Engineer
2 26 (19.40%) Analyst
3 21 (15.67%) IT Support
4 16 (11.94%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (11.94%) Storage Engineer
5 15 (11.19%) Support Analyst
6 14 (10.45%) IT Engineer
7 13 (9.70%) Architect
7 13 (9.70%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (8.96%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (8.96%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (8.96%) Network Architect
8 12 (8.96%) Service Analyst
8 12 (8.96%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (7.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 10 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (7.46%) Applications Support
10 9 (6.72%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) EDI
2 2 (1.49%) EDIFACT
2 2 (1.49%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.75%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.94%) Derivative
1 16 (11.94%) Driving Licence
2 14 (10.45%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.73%) Life Science
5 2 (1.49%) Clustering
5 2 (1.49%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.49%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 96 (71.64%) Windows
2 44 (32.84%) Windows Server
3 41 (30.60%) Windows 7
4 28 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (18.66%) Windows 10
5 25 (18.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (14.18%) Linux
7 18 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (12.69%) CentOS
8 17 (12.69%) Unix
9 16 (11.94%) Oracle Linux
9 16 (11.94%) Windows XP
10 15 (11.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (8.21%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.49%) AIX
12 2 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.82%) ITIL
2 16 (11.94%) Security Management
3 14 (10.45%) Presales
3 14 (10.45%) TOGAF
4 13 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (8.96%) Cryptography
5 12 (8.96%) Service Delivery
6 10 (7.46%) Time Management
7 9 (6.72%) Change Management
8 8 (5.97%) Application Packaging
9 7 (5.22%) SIEM
10 6 (4.48%) Migration
10 6 (4.48%) Patch Management
11 5 (3.73%) Application Virtualisation
11 5 (3.73%) Release Management
11 5 (3.73%) Security Monitoring
11 5 (3.73%) Software Deployment
12 4 (2.99%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.99%) Project Management
12 4 (2.99%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.16%) SQL
2 16 (11.94%) Shell Script
3 11 (8.21%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.22%) VB
5 5 (3.73%) VBScript
6 3 (2.24%) C#
7 2 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (38.81%) Security Cleared
2 43 (32.09%) SC Cleared
3 38 (28.36%) DV Cleared
4 19 (14.18%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (12.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (11.94%) RHCE
6 16 (11.94%) RHCSA
7 15 (11.19%) CCNP
8 9 (6.72%) MCP
9 8 (5.97%) MCITP
9 8 (5.97%) MCSE
10 7 (5.22%) CCNA
10 7 (5.22%) MCDST
10 7 (5.22%) MCTS
11 5 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (2.24%) MCSA
13 2 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.49%) VCP5
14 1 (0.75%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (3.73%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.99%) SLA
3 2 (1.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 50 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (11.94%) NFS
2 16 (11.94%) Samba
2 16 (11.94%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (7.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.49%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.49%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (11.94%) Puppet
2 10 (7.46%) SCCM
3 7 (5.22%) WSUS
4 5 (3.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (3.73%) ZABBIX
5 4 (2.99%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.49%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.49%) SCOM
7 1 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 74 (55.22%) Microsoft
2 65 (48.51%) VMware
3 32 (23.88%) Cisco
4 20 (14.93%) HP
5 18 (13.43%) Oracle
5 18 (13.43%) Red Hat
6 16 (11.94%) Scality
7 9 (6.72%) Citrix
8 6 (4.48%) Juniper
9 5 (3.73%) AlienVault
9 5 (3.73%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.49%) Apple
10 2 (1.49%) Lumension
10 2 (1.49%) Mitel
10 2 (1.49%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.49%) Symantec
10 2 (1.49%) Tripwire
10 2 (1.49%) Veeam
11 1 (0.75%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.75%) SonicWALL