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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 46 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.67% 6.11% 6.25%
As % of the System Software category 37.10% 70.77% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37 39 33
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £20,400 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
124 65 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 20.67% 8.63% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82 56 45
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +9 28 £32,500 +44.44% 6
Wimborne +5 9 £45,000 - 1
Poole -2 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 90 (84.91%) Microsoft
2 81 (76.42%) Windows
3 58 (54.72%) MS Excel
4 56 (52.83%) MS Exchange
5 44 (41.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 38 (35.85%) Hyper-V
6 38 (35.85%) Citrix
7 35 (33.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (30.19%) VMware
9 31 (29.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (29.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 30 (28.30%) Migration
11 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (25.47%) SCCM
12 26 (24.53%) Office 365
13 25 (23.58%) MS Office
14 23 (21.70%) MCSE
15 22 (20.75%) SAN
16 21 (19.81%) MCSA
16 21 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (18.87%) Lync
17 20 (18.87%) SQL
18 19 (17.92%) IIS
19 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
19 18 (16.98%) Service Delivery
19 18 (16.98%) XenApp
20 17 (16.04%) .NET
20 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET
20 17 (16.04%) C#
21 15 (14.15%) vSphere

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 56 (52.83%) MS Exchange
2 44 (41.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (29.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (18.87%) Lync
5 19 (17.92%) IIS
6 9 (8.49%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 58 (54.72%) MS Excel
2 25 (23.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (24.53%) Office 365
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.75%) SAN
2 9 (8.49%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.55%) DNS
4 7 (6.60%) DHCP
5 6 (5.66%) Firewall
6 5 (4.72%) VLAN
6 5 (4.72%) WAN
6 5 (4.72%) LAN
7 4 (3.77%) LDAP
7 4 (3.77%) Internet
8 3 (2.83%) VPN
9 2 (1.89%) NAS
9 2 (1.89%) VoIP
9 2 (1.89%) ADSL
9 2 (1.89%) DMZ
10 1 (0.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.83%) Retail
3 2 (1.89%) Finance
3 2 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (0.94%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (29.25%) Analyst
2 26 (24.53%) Support Engineer
3 23 (21.70%) IT Support
4 22 (20.75%) Consultant
5 21 (19.81%) Support Analyst
6 18 (16.98%) IT Support Engineer
7 14 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (11.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 10 (9.43%) Applications Support
9 10 (9.43%) Applications Support Analyst
9 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Consultant
10 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
11 7 (6.60%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 5 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 4 (3.77%) Operations Engineer
13 4 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 4 (3.77%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) .NET
1 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.77%) Web Services
3 3 (2.83%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.72%) BYOD
3 4 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.83%) Life Science
5 2 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.94%) Handset
6 1 (0.94%) Clustering
6 1 (0.94%) PKI
6 1 (0.94%) PDA
6 1 (0.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (76.42%) Windows
2 35 (33.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (29.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (12.26%) Windows 7
5 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (8.49%) Windows 8
6 8 (7.55%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.72%) Linux
8 2 (1.89%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.30%) Migration
2 18 (16.98%) Service Delivery
3 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
4 9 (8.49%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (6.60%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (6.60%) ITIL
6 6 (5.66%) Change Control
7 3 (2.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.83%) Time Management
8 2 (1.89%) QMS
8 2 (1.89%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (1.89%) CRM
8 2 (1.89%) Data Security
8 2 (1.89%) Information Security
8 2 (1.89%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.89%) Service Management
8 2 (1.89%) Change Management
9 1 (0.94%) Password Management
9 1 (0.94%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.94%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.87%) SQL
2 17 (16.04%) C#
3 12 (11.32%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.83%) VBA
5 1 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (21.70%) MCSE
3 21 (19.81%) MCSA
4 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.60%) Degree
6 6 (5.66%) MCITP
7 3 (2.83%) MCP
7 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.89%) MCDST
8 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.89%) CCNA
9 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (35.85%) Hyper-V
2 21 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (16.98%) XenApp
4 15 (14.15%) vSphere
5 10 (9.43%) XenServer
6 6 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.77%) vCloud
8 3 (2.83%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.89%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 27 (25.47%) SCCM
2 10 (9.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 10 (9.43%) SCOM
3 6 (5.66%) Windows Intune
3 6 (5.66%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.72%) SCSM
5 2 (1.89%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.94%) WSUS
6 1 (0.94%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.94%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 90 (84.91%) Microsoft
2 38 (35.85%) Citrix
3 32 (30.19%) VMware
4 11 (10.38%) Symantec
5 10 (9.43%) MobileIron
6 7 (6.60%) Cisco
7 6 (5.66%) Hitachi
7 6 (5.66%) NetApp
8 2 (1.89%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.89%) Twitter
8 2 (1.89%) Lotus
8 2 (1.89%) HP
8 2 (1.89%) EMC
8 2 (1.89%) Perforce
9 1 (0.94%) Toshiba
9 1 (0.94%) Mitel
9 1 (0.94%) Avaya
9 1 (0.94%) IBM
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