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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 72 78 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.03% 9.91% 10.03%
As % of the System Software category 67.29% 66.67% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 69 76 67
Median salary £28,500 £21,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.55% -23.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,950 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
107 117 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 22.34% 14.87% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 104 108 131
Median salary £31,250 £28,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.61% -19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,300
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Poole +30 33 £21,000 -30.57% 4
Bournemouth -5 30 £28,500 +32.55% 6
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 123 (93.18%) Windows
2 90 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 87 (65.91%) Microsoft
4 74 (56.06%) MS Exchange
5 70 (53.03%) VMware
6 63 (47.73%) Windows Server
7 56 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (39.39%) SAN
9 47 (35.61%) Exchange Server 2010
10 46 (34.85%) Office 365
10 46 (34.85%) Citrix
11 44 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 37 (28.03%) Exchange Server 2013
13 36 (27.27%) XenApp
14 35 (26.52%) XenDesktop
15 29 (21.97%) DNS
16 26 (19.70%) VLAN
16 26 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (18.18%) LAN
18 23 (17.42%) WAN
18 23 (17.42%) DHCP
19 22 (16.67%) Firewall
20 21 (15.91%) VPN
20 21 (15.91%) HP
21 20 (15.15%) TCP/IP
21 20 (15.15%) SQL Server
21 20 (15.15%) ITIL
22 19 (14.39%) Hyper-V
23 18 (13.64%) Windows 7
23 18 (13.64%) Windows 8

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 74 (56.06%) MS Exchange
2 47 (35.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (28.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (11.36%) IIS
5 12 (9.09%) Apache
6 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 46 (34.85%) Office 365
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.03%) IaaS
4 3 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.52%) PaaS
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (39.39%) SAN
2 29 (21.97%) DNS
3 26 (19.70%) VLAN
4 24 (18.18%) LAN
5 23 (17.42%) DHCP
5 23 (17.42%) WAN
6 22 (16.67%) Firewall
7 21 (15.91%) VPN
8 20 (15.15%) TCP/IP
9 12 (9.09%) HTTP
9 12 (9.09%) ICMP
9 12 (9.09%) Network Security
9 12 (9.09%) SMTP
9 12 (9.09%) Telnet
10 10 (7.58%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.52%) VoIP
12 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.76%) NAS
12 1 (0.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.15%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (3.03%) Advertising
3 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (57.58%) Support Engineer
2 44 (33.33%) IT Support
3 42 (31.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 39 (29.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 38 (28.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 30 (22.73%) IT Engineer
6 30 (22.73%) IT Support Engineer
7 16 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (8.33%) Support Technician
9 10 (7.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 10 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (7.58%) IT Support Technician
9 10 (7.58%) IT Technician
10 8 (6.06%) Analyst
10 8 (6.06%) Support Analyst
11 7 (5.30%) 1st Line Support
11 7 (5.30%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (4.55%) IT Manager
13 5 (3.79%) Exchange Engineer
14 4 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.82%) Statistics
2 4 (3.03%) Clustering
2 4 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.76%) iPad
4 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 123 (93.18%) Windows
2 90 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 63 (47.73%) Windows Server
4 56 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 18 (13.64%) Windows 8
6 17 (12.88%) Linux
7 12 (9.09%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.15%) ITIL
2 12 (9.09%) Data Security
3 9 (6.82%) Business Continuity
3 9 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (6.82%) Security Patching
4 2 (1.52%) High Availability
4 2 (1.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (1.52%) Migration
4 2 (1.52%) Network Design
4 2 (1.52%) Presales
4 2 (1.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (0.76%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (0.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.82%) SQL
2 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.06%) MCSE
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.03%) MCSA
3 2 (1.52%) CCNA
3 2 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (27.27%) XenApp
2 35 (26.52%) XenDesktop
3 26 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (14.39%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 12 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 9 (6.82%) SCOM
3 6 (4.55%) SCCM
4 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 87 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 70 (53.03%) VMware
3 46 (34.85%) Citrix
4 21 (15.91%) HP
5 17 (12.88%) Cisco
6 13 (9.85%) Veeam
7 12 (9.09%) Brocade
7 12 (9.09%) EMC
7 12 (9.09%) IBM
7 12 (9.09%) Symantec
8 11 (8.33%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (1.52%) Draytek
9 2 (1.52%) Hitachi
9 2 (1.52%) Juniper
9 2 (1.52%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.52%) NetApp
10 1 (0.76%) Adobe
10 1 (0.76%) Apple
10 1 (0.76%) Dell
10 1 (0.76%) Google
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Earth Stream Global
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, training
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Amigo Loans
Salary: From £43,000 to £53,000 per annum Negotiable (DOE)
Posted: 20 days ago
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago