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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 40 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 54 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.05% 6.21% 7.59%
As % of the System Software category 60.67% 72.09% 89.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46 26 30
Average salary £34,000 £43,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.28% +53.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £24,250 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £50,000 £38,650
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
89 43 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.62% 8.62% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 80 31 32
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £38,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -2 34 £34,000 +34.65% 5
Poole -14 16 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Dorchester - 1 £23,000 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

1 103 (86.55%) Microsoft
2 85 (71.43%) Windows
3 59 (49.58%) MS Excel
4 49 (41.18%) MS Exchange
5 41 (34.45%) Citrix
6 38 (31.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (27.73%) Hyper-V
7 33 (27.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (26.89%) SQL Server
8 32 (26.89%) MS Office
8 32 (26.89%) Office 365
9 31 (26.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 30 (25.21%) SQL
11 28 (23.53%) MCSE
12 27 (22.69%) MCSA
13 26 (21.85%) IIS
14 25 (21.01%) .NET
14 25 (21.01%) SAN
14 25 (21.01%) VMware
15 24 (20.17%) C#
15 24 (20.17%) ASP.NET
16 21 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (16.81%) Exchange Server 2013
18 19 (15.97%) SCCM
19 16 (13.45%) Firewall
19 16 (13.45%) SCOM
20 15 (12.61%) DNS
21 14 (11.76%) TCP/IP
21 14 (11.76%) Migration
22 13 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 49 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 31 (26.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (21.85%) IIS
4 20 (16.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
6 8 (6.72%) Lync
7 7 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (4.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (4.20%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 59 (49.58%) MS Excel
2 32 (26.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (26.89%) Office 365
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.01%) SAN
2 16 (13.45%) Firewall
3 15 (12.61%) DNS
4 14 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.56%) DHCP
6 6 (5.04%) LAN
6 6 (5.04%) Wireless
6 6 (5.04%) VLAN
6 6 (5.04%) NAS
7 4 (3.36%) VoIP
7 4 (3.36%) WAN
7 4 (3.36%) LDAP
8 3 (2.52%) VPN
9 2 (1.68%) Internet
10 1 (0.84%) 3G
10 1 (0.84%) DMZ
10 1 (0.84%) IPsec
10 1 (0.84%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.84%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.04%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) JIRA
1 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (2.52%) Retail
1 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
1 3 (2.52%) Advertising
2 2 (1.68%) Publishing
2 2 (1.68%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.84%) Local Government
3 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (29.41%) IT Support
2 32 (26.89%) Analyst
2 32 (26.89%) Support Engineer
3 30 (25.21%) Support Analyst
4 25 (21.01%) Consultant
4 25 (21.01%) IT Support Engineer
5 17 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (11.76%) Applications Support
6 14 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 13 (10.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (8.40%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 10 (8.40%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Consultant
10 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
10 6 (5.04%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (4.20%) Support Technician
11 5 (4.20%) IT Consultant
12 4 (3.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 4 (3.36%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.01%) .NET
2 24 (20.17%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.20%) WinForms
4 3 (2.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.04%) PKI
2 2 (1.68%) Photography
3 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.84%) AS400
3 1 (0.84%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 85 (71.43%) Windows
2 38 (31.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (10.08%) Windows 7
5 10 (8.40%) Windows 8
6 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.56%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.36%) Linux
8 3 (2.52%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (11.76%) Migration
2 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
3 6 (5.04%) Service Delivery
4 5 (4.20%) Time Management
4 5 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (3.36%) QMS
6 3 (2.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (2.52%) ITIL
7 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (1.68%) Business Continuity
7 2 (1.68%) Data Security
8 1 (0.84%) Software Asset Management
8 1 (0.84%) Line Management
8 1 (0.84%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (0.84%) Asset Management
8 1 (0.84%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (0.84%) Incident Management
8 1 (0.84%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (0.84%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (0.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.21%) SQL
2 24 (20.17%) C#
3 6 (5.04%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.20%) VBA
5 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (27.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (23.53%) MCSE
3 27 (22.69%) MCSA
4 9 (7.56%) Degree
5 7 (5.88%) MCITP
6 2 (1.68%) MCP
6 2 (1.68%) CCNA
6 2 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.84%) MCDST
7 1 (0.84%) MCTS
7 1 (0.84%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (27.73%) Hyper-V
2 21 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.08%) XenApp
4 11 (9.24%) VMware ESX
5 10 (8.40%) vSphere
6 6 (5.04%) XenServer
6 6 (5.04%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.36%) vCloud
8 3 (2.52%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (2.52%) UAG
9 2 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.84%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 19 (15.97%) SCCM
2 16 (13.45%) SCOM
3 11 (9.24%) SCVMM
4 9 (7.56%) SCSM
5 7 (5.88%) SCOrch
6 6 (5.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (3.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (3.36%) Backup Exec
7 4 (3.36%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.84%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 103 (86.55%) Microsoft
2 41 (34.45%) Citrix
3 25 (21.01%) VMware
4 9 (7.56%) HP
5 8 (6.72%) Cisco
6 5 (4.20%) Dell
6 5 (4.20%) EMC
6 5 (4.20%) SonicWALL
6 5 (4.20%) Veeam
6 5 (4.20%) SAP
7 4 (3.36%) AppSense
7 4 (3.36%) Webroot
7 4 (3.36%) Symantec
8 2 (1.68%) Toshiba
8 2 (1.68%) Perforce
8 2 (1.68%) Nortel
8 2 (1.68%) IBM
8 2 (1.68%) Lotus
9 1 (0.84%) Remedy
9 1 (0.84%) ServiceNow
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