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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 63 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 9.13% 5.56% 5.43%
As % of the System Software category 48.46% 66.07% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 33 36
Average salary £34,000 £41,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.07% +25.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,900 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
130 56 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 18.84% 8.41% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 119 46 67
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +33 38 £32,000 +93.93% 5
Poole -17 13 £25,000 -39.75% 1
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 107 (86.29%) Microsoft
2 85 (68.55%) Windows
3 49 (39.52%) MS Excel
4 43 (34.68%) Citrix
5 40 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (29.84%) MS Exchange
7 29 (23.39%) VMware
7 29 (23.39%) SQL Server
7 29 (23.39%) MS Office
8 28 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (22.58%) SAN
8 28 (22.58%) Office 365
9 26 (20.97%) Hyper-V
9 26 (20.97%) MCSA
10 25 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (18.55%) SQL
12 22 (17.74%) Firewall
13 21 (16.94%) DNS
13 21 (16.94%) MCSE
14 20 (16.13%) Windows 7
14 20 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
15 19 (15.32%) TCP/IP
16 18 (14.52%) Windows 8
17 16 (12.90%) SCCM
17 16 (12.90%) SCOM
17 16 (12.90%) .NET
17 16 (12.90%) IIS
18 15 (12.10%) C#
18 15 (12.10%) ASP.NET
18 15 (12.10%) HP

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (29.84%) MS Exchange
2 20 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (12.90%) IIS
4 10 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (5.65%) SharePoint
6 7 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.42%) Lync
7 3 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (39.52%) MS Excel
2 29 (23.39%) MS Office
3 3 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 28 (22.58%) Office 365
2 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (22.58%) SAN
2 22 (17.74%) Firewall
3 21 (16.94%) DNS
4 19 (15.32%) TCP/IP
5 14 (11.29%) DHCP
6 11 (8.87%) LAN
7 8 (6.45%) Wireless
8 7 (5.65%) WAN
8 7 (5.65%) NAS
9 5 (4.03%) VoIP
9 5 (4.03%) VPN
10 4 (3.23%) ADSL
11 2 (1.61%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.61%) VLAN
12 1 (0.81%) GSM
12 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.81%) IPsec
12 1 (0.81%) SSL
12 1 (0.81%) DMZ
12 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) JIRA
1 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (2.42%) Advertising
1 3 (2.42%) Retail
2 2 (1.61%) Multimedia
2 2 (1.61%) Marketing
2 2 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (31.45%) IT Support
2 32 (25.81%) Support Engineer
3 28 (22.58%) Analyst
4 25 (20.16%) IT Support Engineer
5 23 (18.55%) Consultant
6 21 (16.94%) Support Analyst
7 13 (10.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.26%) Applications Support
9 9 (7.26%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) Team Leader
11 7 (5.65%) Exchange Consultant
12 6 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 6 (4.84%) Support Technician
12 6 (4.84%) Support Team Leader
13 5 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support
13 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Technician
14 4 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 4 (3.23%) Virtualisation Consultant
14 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.90%) .NET
2 15 (12.10%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.23%) WinForms
4 1 (0.81%) MDX
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) PKI
2 4 (3.23%) Clustering
3 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.61%) Photography
5 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.81%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 85 (68.55%) Windows
2 40 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (16.13%) Windows 7
4 18 (14.52%) Windows 8
5 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.45%) Windows XP
6 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (9.68%) Mentoring
2 8 (6.45%) Service Delivery
3 7 (5.65%) ITIL
3 7 (5.65%) Time Management
4 6 (4.84%) Migration
5 5 (4.03%) Performance Management
5 5 (4.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (3.23%) QMS
6 4 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (1.61%) Coaching
8 2 (1.61%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.61%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.81%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (0.81%) Incident Management
9 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (0.81%) Problem Management
9 1 (0.81%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (0.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (0.81%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.55%) SQL
2 15 (12.10%) C#
3 4 (3.23%) VBA
4 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (20.97%) MCSA
3 21 (16.94%) MCSE
4 13 (10.48%) Degree
5 12 (9.68%) MCITP
6 9 (7.26%) MCP
7 2 (1.61%) MCTS
8 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (20.97%) Hyper-V
2 25 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.48%) XenApp
4 10 (8.06%) VMware ESX
5 7 (5.65%) XenServer
5 7 (5.65%) XenDesktop
6 6 (4.84%) vSphere
7 5 (4.03%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (4.03%) UAG
8 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.42%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 2 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.81%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (12.90%) SCCM
1 16 (12.90%) SCOM
2 13 (10.48%) SCVMM
3 10 (8.06%) SCOrch
4 8 (6.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 8 (6.45%) SCSM
5 4 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 107 (86.29%) Microsoft
2 43 (34.68%) Citrix
3 29 (23.39%) VMware
4 15 (12.10%) HP
5 6 (4.84%) Dell
5 6 (4.84%) EMC
5 6 (4.84%) SAP
5 6 (4.84%) SonicWALL
5 6 (4.84%) Veeam
6 5 (4.03%) ServiceNow
6 5 (4.03%) Cisco
6 5 (4.03%) Remedy
7 4 (3.23%) AppSense
7 4 (3.23%) Webroot
7 4 (3.23%) Symantec
8 2 (1.61%) Nortel
9 1 (0.81%) IBM
9 1 (0.81%) Adobe
9 1 (0.81%) Sophos
9 1 (0.81%) Toshiba
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + profit share scheme + car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance / Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago