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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 62 45 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.01% 6.33% 10.88%
As % of the System Software category 58.49% 55.56% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 60 25 62
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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
106 81 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.70% 11.39% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 98 52 71
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +17 35 £22,000 -20.00% 3
Poole +15 15 £30,000 +33.33% 4
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 96 (81.36%) Microsoft
2 81 (68.64%) Windows
3 42 (35.59%) MS Excel
4 39 (33.05%) VMware
5 37 (31.36%) MS Exchange
6 34 (28.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (27.12%) Windows 7
8 30 (25.42%) SAN
9 29 (24.58%) Hyper-V
10 28 (23.73%) Citrix
10 28 (23.73%) Firewall
11 27 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
12 25 (21.19%) DNS
13 23 (19.49%) TCP/IP
13 23 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2010
14 22 (18.64%) MS Office
14 22 (18.64%) MCSA
15 21 (17.80%) Office 365
16 20 (16.95%) Windows 8
16 20 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (16.95%) DHCP
17 18 (15.25%) SCCM
17 18 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (13.56%) SCOM
19 15 (12.71%) MCSE
19 15 (12.71%) MCP
20 14 (11.86%) SCVMM
20 14 (11.86%) MCITP
20 14 (11.86%) SCOrch

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 37 (31.36%) MS Exchange
2 23 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.17%) SharePoint
4 9 (7.63%) IIS
5 8 (6.78%) Lync
6 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.85%) Alfresco
Applications
1 42 (35.59%) MS Excel
2 22 (18.64%) MS Office
3 3 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.69%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.80%) Office 365
2 13 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.42%) SAN
2 28 (23.73%) Firewall
3 25 (21.19%) DNS
4 23 (19.49%) TCP/IP
5 20 (16.95%) DHCP
6 12 (10.17%) LAN
7 11 (9.32%) WAN
8 8 (6.78%) VPN
9 7 (5.93%) VLAN
10 4 (3.39%) ADSL
10 4 (3.39%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.54%) IPsec
11 3 (2.54%) VoIP
11 3 (2.54%) PABX
11 3 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.69%) NAS
12 2 (1.69%) 3G
12 2 (1.69%) Wireless
13 1 (0.85%) GSM
13 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (4.24%) Back Office
2 4 (3.39%) Marketing
3 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (22.88%) Consultant
1 27 (22.88%) IT Support
2 25 (21.19%) Support Engineer
3 20 (16.95%) Analyst
4 16 (13.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Service Analyst
6 9 (7.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (7.63%) Team Leader
6 9 (7.63%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Consultant
8 7 (5.93%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (5.93%) Support Team Leader
9 6 (5.08%) Systems Architect
9 6 (5.08%) Architect
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (4.24%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.39%) Exchange Consultant
11 4 (3.39%) Systems Support
12 3 (2.54%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) .NET Framework
1 6 (5.08%) WCF
1 6 (5.08%) WPF
1 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 6 (5.08%) .NET
1 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET
1 6 (5.08%) MSMQ
2 5 (4.24%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.85%) Middleware
3 1 (0.85%) MDX
3 1 (0.85%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) PKI
2 9 (7.63%) Clustering
3 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.85%) iPad
4 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 81 (68.64%) Windows
2 34 (28.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (27.12%) Windows 7
4 20 (16.95%) Windows 8
5 18 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (8.47%) Linux
8 7 (5.93%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.39%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.54%) UNIX
10 3 (2.54%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.54%) CentOS
11 2 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (11.86%) Mentoring
2 11 (9.32%) ITIL
3 7 (5.93%) Service Delivery
4 6 (5.08%) Software Engineering
4 6 (5.08%) SOA
4 6 (5.08%) MVC
5 5 (4.24%) Migration
5 5 (4.24%) Performance Management
6 4 (3.39%) Time Management
6 4 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (2.54%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.54%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.69%) Coaching
8 2 (1.69%) Network Design
8 2 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (0.85%) ETL
9 1 (0.85%) ERP
9 1 (0.85%) CRM
9 1 (0.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.63%) SQL
2 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (22.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (18.64%) MCSA
3 15 (12.71%) MCSE
3 15 (12.71%) MCP
4 14 (11.86%) MCITP
5 13 (11.02%) Degree
6 3 (2.54%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (2.54%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.69%) MCTS
7 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.69%) CCNA
8 1 (0.85%) HNC
8 1 (0.85%) HND
8 1 (0.85%) CCNP
8 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (24.58%) Hyper-V
2 20 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.08%) XenApp
4 5 (4.24%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.24%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (4.24%) UAG
5 4 (3.39%) vSphere
6 3 (2.54%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 2 (1.69%) XenServer
7 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (15.25%) SCCM
2 16 (13.56%) SCOM
3 14 (11.86%) SCVMM
3 14 (11.86%) SCOrch
4 12 (10.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (3.39%) SCSM
6 2 (1.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 96 (81.36%) Microsoft
2 39 (33.05%) VMware
3 28 (23.73%) Citrix
4 10 (8.47%) HP
5 8 (6.78%) Veeam
5 8 (6.78%) ServiceNow
5 8 (6.78%) EMC
5 8 (6.78%) Remedy
6 6 (5.08%) SonicWALL
7 5 (4.24%) Cisco
8 4 (3.39%) Dell
9 3 (2.54%) Sophos
9 3 (2.54%) CommVault
10 2 (1.69%) Sage
10 2 (1.69%) Symantec
10 2 (1.69%) Oracle
11 1 (0.85%) Autodesk
11 1 (0.85%) Websense
11 1 (0.85%) SAP
11 1 (0.85%) Adobe
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dorset
Gold Group
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance / Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £11 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Cross Train to SharePoint
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + profit share scheme + car allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + flexible benefits + £5k car allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
Poole
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + £4k Car Allowance
Posted: 23 days ago