The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 11 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 14 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 17.28% 13.33% 17.02%
As % of the System Software category 82.35% 66.67% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 6
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Active Directory
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Andover region.

System Software Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 20.99% 20.00% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 7
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Andover region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Andover

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Andover

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Andover region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Andover

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 19 (90.48%) VMware
4 18 (85.71%) Firewall
5 17 (80.95%) ITIL
6 16 (76.19%) HP
6 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
6 16 (76.19%) DV Cleared
6 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
6 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (66.67%) Symantec
7 14 (66.67%) DNS
7 14 (66.67%) DHCP
8 12 (57.14%) SLA
8 12 (57.14%) NetBackup
8 12 (57.14%) HP SIM
8 12 (57.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (47.62%) SCCM
9 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
9 10 (47.62%) Linux
10 8 (38.10%) VMware ESX
10 8 (38.10%) SCOM
10 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (19.05%) ProCurve
12 4 (19.05%) TOGAF

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
1 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) DHCP
2 14 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) FTP
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) SSH
4 2 (9.52%) NAS
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Administrator
2 12 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Lead Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Project Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) UML
2 4 (19.05%) SSADM
2 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
2 4 (19.05%) DoDAF
2 4 (19.05%) MODAF
2 4 (19.05%) SysML
2 4 (19.05%) Capacity Management
2 4 (19.05%) ArchiMate
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
1 16 (76.19%) DV Cleared
1 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) CCNP
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware ESX
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) vSphere
4 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) NetBackup
1 12 (57.14%) HP SIM
1 12 (57.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 10 (47.62%) SCCM
3 8 (38.10%) SCOM
4 4 (19.05%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) VMware
3 16 (76.19%) HP
4 14 (66.67%) Symantec
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) Brocade
5 4 (19.05%) ProCurve
5 4 (19.05%) 3PAR
6 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix