The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 46 42 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.83% 6.81% 7.00%
As % of the System Software category 80.70% 28.38% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 44 32 58
Median salary £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £45,000 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
Active Directory
South West

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

System Software Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
57 148 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 10.94% 23.99% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 54 94 86
Median salary £30,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.37% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,233 £30,954 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Dorset

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Dorset

Active Directory
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bournemouth +22 29 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Poole -5 16 £24,366 -45.85% 5
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 80 (84.21%) Windows
2 73 (76.84%) Microsoft
3 70 (73.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (62.11%) MS Exchange
5 58 (61.05%) VMware
6 43 (45.26%) Windows Server
7 41 (43.16%) Office 365
8 40 (42.11%) Citrix
9 38 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 35 (36.84%) MS Excel
11 32 (33.68%) SAN
11 32 (33.68%) XenApp
11 32 (33.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (25.26%) Exchange Server 2007
14 23 (24.21%) Hyper-V
15 20 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
16 19 (20.00%) XenDesktop
16 19 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (20.00%) VoIP
17 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (15.79%) SCCM
19 12 (12.63%) SCOM
19 12 (12.63%) DNS
19 12 (12.63%) MS Office
20 11 (11.58%) DHCP
20 11 (11.58%) HP
20 11 (11.58%) Windows 7
21 10 (10.53%) ITIL
22 9 (9.47%) Firewall

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 59 (62.11%) MS Exchange
2 38 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (25.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.37%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (43.16%) Office 365
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (33.68%) SAN
2 19 (20.00%) VoIP
2 19 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (12.63%) DNS
4 11 (11.58%) DHCP
5 9 (9.47%) Firewall
6 7 (7.37%) LAN
6 7 (7.37%) VPN
7 6 (6.32%) BGP
7 6 (6.32%) IPsec
7 6 (6.32%) OSPF
7 6 (6.32%) VLAN
8 1 (1.05%) NAS
8 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.05%) WAN
8 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
General
1 8 (8.42%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Publishing
3 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (58.95%) Support Engineer
2 26 (27.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 22 (23.16%) 3rd Line Support
3 22 (23.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 21 (22.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 19 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 19 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 18 (18.95%) IT Engineer
7 17 (17.89%) IT Support
7 17 (17.89%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (12.63%) Exchange Engineer
8 12 (12.63%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (9.47%) Active Directory Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Network Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Support Technician
12 5 (5.26%) Desktop Support
12 5 (5.26%) Desktop Technician
12 5 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) COM
2 1 (1.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.05%) BYOD
3 1 (1.05%) Clustering
3 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.05%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 80 (84.21%) Windows
2 70 (73.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 43 (45.26%) Windows Server
4 32 (33.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (11.58%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.37%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.16%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.05%) Linux
9 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.53%) ITIL
2 7 (7.37%) Migration
3 6 (6.32%) High Availability
4 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 5 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.21%) Change Control
5 4 (4.21%) Information Management
6 2 (2.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.11%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.11%) Patch Management
6 2 (2.11%) Presales
6 2 (2.11%) Project Management
7 1 (1.05%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.05%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.05%) Line Management
7 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.05%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.05%) C
1 1 (1.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.32%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.16%) MCP
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.11%) MCDST
4 1 (1.05%) Degree
4 1 (1.05%) MCSA
4 1 (1.05%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (33.68%) XenApp
2 27 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (24.21%) Hyper-V
4 19 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 8 (8.42%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) SCCM
2 12 (12.63%) SCOM
3 5 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 73 (76.84%) Microsoft
2 58 (61.05%) VMware
3 40 (42.11%) Citrix
4 11 (11.58%) HP
5 8 (8.42%) Hitachi
5 8 (8.42%) NetApp
6 4 (4.21%) LANDesk
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco
8 2 (2.11%) Apple
8 2 (2.11%) BMC
8 2 (2.11%) Remedy
9 1 (1.05%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (1.05%) Symantec
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: Competitive +Audi A1*
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £38000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: Competitive + Audi A3*
Posted: 23 days ago
Poole
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: circa £26,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Upto £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago