The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 29 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 72 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.83% 5.60% 6.79%
As % of the System Software category 66.06% 62.32% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 66 26 32
Average salary £27,500 £33,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% -18.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £16,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
109 69 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.85% 8.98% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 98 43 40
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
South West

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 +18 40 £22,000 -16.98% 7
Poole +14 25 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 84 (77.06%) Microsoft
2 75 (68.81%) Windows
3 35 (32.11%) VMware
4 34 (31.19%) MS Excel
5 31 (28.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (27.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (26.61%) Windows 7
8 28 (25.69%) SAN
8 28 (25.69%) MS Exchange
9 25 (22.94%) Firewall
10 24 (22.02%) Hyper-V
11 23 (21.10%) DNS
12 22 (20.18%) MCSA
12 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
13 21 (19.27%) MS Office
13 21 (19.27%) TCP/IP
14 19 (17.43%) DHCP
14 19 (17.43%) MCSE
15 18 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (14.68%) MCP
17 16 (14.68%) Citrix
17 16 (14.68%) Windows 8
18 15 (13.76%) Office 365
19 14 (12.84%) SCCM
19 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
19 14 (12.84%) ITIL
20 13 (11.93%) Degree
20 13 (11.93%) MCITP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 28 (25.69%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.01%) SharePoint
4 9 (8.26%) IIS
5 8 (7.34%) Lync
6 4 (3.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.92%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (31.19%) MS Excel
2 21 (19.27%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) MS Project
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.92%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Visualfiles
1 2 (1.83%) SalesLogix
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.76%) Office 365
2 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.69%) SAN
2 25 (22.94%) Firewall
3 23 (21.10%) DNS
4 21 (19.27%) TCP/IP
5 19 (17.43%) DHCP
6 12 (11.01%) LAN
7 11 (10.09%) WAN
8 8 (7.34%) VPN
9 6 (5.50%) VLAN
10 3 (2.75%) IPsec
10 3 (2.75%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.75%) VoIP
10 3 (2.75%) PABX
10 3 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.83%) ADSL
12 1 (0.92%) Wireless
12 1 (0.92%) 3G
12 1 (0.92%) Intranet
12 1 (0.92%) SSL
12 1 (0.92%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 5 (4.59%) Back Office
2 4 (3.67%) Marketing
3 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (23.85%) Consultant
2 25 (22.94%) Analyst
3 24 (22.02%) IT Support
4 17 (15.60%) Support Engineer
5 13 (11.93%) Service Analyst
6 12 (11.01%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Consultant
8 9 (8.26%) Support Analyst
8 9 (8.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (8.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 7 (6.42%) Team Leader
10 6 (5.50%) Systems Architect
10 6 (5.50%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (5.50%) Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Support Team Leader
11 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (3.67%) Service Desk Engineer
12 4 (3.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (5.50%) .NET Framework
1 6 (5.50%) WCF
1 6 (5.50%) WPF
1 6 (5.50%) MSMQ
1 6 (5.50%) .NET
1 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.59%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.92%) Middleware
3 1 (0.92%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) PKI
2 9 (8.26%) Clustering
3 1 (0.92%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.92%) iPad
3 1 (0.92%) iPhone
3 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 75 (68.81%) Windows
2 30 (27.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (26.61%) Windows 7
4 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (14.68%) Windows 8
6 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (9.17%) Linux
8 9 (8.26%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.67%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.75%) UNIX
10 3 (2.75%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.75%) CentOS
11 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.84%) ITIL
2 8 (7.34%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.50%) SOA
3 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (5.50%) MVC
4 4 (3.67%) Performance Management
4 4 (3.67%) Migration
5 3 (2.75%) Asset Management
5 3 (2.75%) Time Management
5 3 (2.75%) Incident Management
5 3 (2.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (2.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (1.83%) CRM
6 2 (1.83%) ERP
6 2 (1.83%) Network Design
6 2 (1.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.92%) Supplier Management
7 1 (0.92%) ITIL V3
7 1 (0.92%) Telemarketing
7 1 (0.92%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.26%) SQL
2 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.83%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (28.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (20.18%) MCSA
3 19 (17.43%) MCSE
4 16 (14.68%) MCP
5 13 (11.93%) Degree
5 13 (11.93%) MCITP
6 3 (2.75%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (2.75%) CCNA
6 3 (2.75%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.92%) HNC
7 1 (0.92%) HND
7 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.92%) CCA
7 1 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.92%) CCNP
7 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.92%) MCTS
System Software
1 24 (22.02%) Hyper-V
2 17 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.59%) vSphere
4 4 (3.67%) XenApp
4 4 (3.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.83%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 1 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.92%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.92%) UAG
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (12.84%) SCCM
2 12 (11.01%) SCOM
2 12 (11.01%) SCVMM
2 12 (11.01%) SCOrch
2 12 (11.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 84 (77.06%) Microsoft
2 35 (32.11%) VMware
3 16 (14.68%) Citrix
4 9 (8.26%) Remedy
4 9 (8.26%) ServiceNow
5 8 (7.34%) HP
6 7 (6.42%) EMC
6 7 (6.42%) Veeam
7 6 (5.50%) Cisco
8 5 (4.59%) SonicWALL
9 3 (2.75%) Dell
9 3 (2.75%) CommVault
9 3 (2.75%) Sophos
10 2 (1.83%) Sage
10 2 (1.83%) Oracle
10 2 (1.83%) Symantec
11 1 (0.92%) Lotus
11 1 (0.92%) Apple
11 1 (0.92%) Autodesk
11 1 (0.92%) Websense
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Teachers Building Society
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum + excellent bens.
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago