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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 55 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.83% 6.25% 8.32%
As % of the System Software category 42.97% 74.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 38
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,100 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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
128 50 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 18.23% 8.45% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 93 42 47
Average salary £40,500 £33,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -1 30 £24,500 -4.85% 6
Poole -4 14 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Wimborne +7 7 £45,000 - 1
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 106 (84.80%) Microsoft
2 91 (72.80%) Windows
3 65 (52.00%) MS Excel
4 63 (50.40%) MS Exchange
5 47 (37.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 44 (35.20%) Citrix
7 42 (33.60%) Hyper-V
8 40 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (27.20%) MS Office
10 33 (26.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (26.40%) VMware
10 33 (26.40%) Office 365
11 32 (25.60%) Exchange Server 2013
12 29 (23.20%) SQL
13 28 (22.40%) SQL Server
13 28 (22.40%) MCSE
14 27 (21.60%) Migration
14 27 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
14 27 (21.60%) SCCM
15 26 (20.80%) MCSA
15 26 (20.80%) IIS
16 25 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (19.20%) C#
17 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET
17 24 (19.20%) .NET
17 24 (19.20%) SAN
18 20 (16.00%) Lync
19 18 (14.40%) Service Delivery
20 17 (13.60%) XenApp
21 16 (12.80%) vSphere

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 63 (50.40%) MS Exchange
2 47 (37.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (25.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (20.80%) IIS
5 20 (16.00%) Lync
6 10 (8.00%) SharePoint
7 9 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.80%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 65 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 34 (27.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (26.40%) Office 365
2 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.20%) SAN
2 13 (10.40%) TCP/IP
3 12 (9.60%) DNS
4 10 (8.00%) Firewall
5 7 (5.60%) DHCP
6 6 (4.80%) LAN
6 6 (4.80%) VLAN
7 5 (4.00%) NAS
7 5 (4.00%) WAN
8 4 (3.20%) VPN
8 4 (3.20%) LDAP
8 4 (3.20%) Wireless
8 4 (3.20%) Internet
9 3 (2.40%) VoIP
10 2 (1.60%) DMZ
11 1 (0.80%) MPLS
11 1 (0.80%) IPsec
11 1 (0.80%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) JIRA
1 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.40%) Retail
3 2 (1.60%) Advertising
3 2 (1.60%) Finance
3 2 (1.60%) Legal
4 1 (0.80%) Local Government
4 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (31.20%) Analyst
2 30 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 29 (23.20%) Support Engineer
4 27 (21.60%) Consultant
4 27 (21.60%) IT Support
5 20 (16.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 17 (13.60%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (12.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (11.20%) Applications Support Analyst
8 14 (11.20%) Applications Support
9 13 (10.40%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 11 (8.80%) Microsoft Consultant
11 10 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
13 6 (4.80%) IT Support Analyst
14 5 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
14 5 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 4 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 4 (3.20%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.20%) .NET
1 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.00%) WinForms
3 4 (3.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.40%) Life Science
1 3 (2.40%) BYOD
2 2 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (1.60%) PKI
3 1 (0.80%) PDA
3 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
3 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.80%) AS400
3 1 (0.80%) Handset
3 1 (0.80%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 91 (72.80%) Windows
2 40 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (11.20%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 9 (7.20%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.00%) Linux
9 2 (1.60%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.60%) Migration
2 18 (14.40%) Service Delivery
3 8 (6.40%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (6.40%) Mentoring
4 6 (4.80%) ITIL
5 5 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (4.00%) Time Management
6 4 (3.20%) QMS
7 3 (2.40%) Change Control
7 3 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.60%) Change Management
8 2 (1.60%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.60%) Information Security
8 2 (1.60%) Service Management
8 2 (1.60%) Data Security
8 2 (1.60%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (0.80%) Software Asset Management
9 1 (0.80%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.80%) Incident Management
9 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.20%) SQL
2 24 (19.20%) C#
3 9 (7.20%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.00%) VBA
5 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (26.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (22.40%) MCSE
3 26 (20.80%) MCSA
4 9 (7.20%) Degree
5 8 (6.40%) Security Cleared
6 7 (5.60%) MCITP
7 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.60%) MCP
8 2 (1.60%) CCNA
8 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.60%) MCDST
9 1 (0.80%) MCTS
9 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (33.60%) Hyper-V
2 25 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.60%) XenApp
4 16 (12.80%) vSphere
5 11 (8.80%) XenServer
6 6 (4.80%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.20%) vCloud
8 3 (2.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.40%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.60%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 27 (21.60%) SCCM
2 12 (9.60%) SCOM
3 8 (6.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (5.60%) SCSM
5 6 (4.80%) Windows Intune
6 5 (4.00%) SCVMM
7 4 (3.20%) Backup Exec
8 3 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.40%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.60%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.80%) WSUS
10 1 (0.80%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 106 (84.80%) Microsoft
2 44 (35.20%) Citrix
3 33 (26.40%) VMware
4 12 (9.60%) Symantec
5 8 (6.40%) MobileIron
6 7 (5.60%) Cisco
7 5 (4.00%) HP
7 5 (4.00%) EMC
8 3 (2.40%) SAP
8 3 (2.40%) Dell
8 3 (2.40%) Hitachi
8 3 (2.40%) NetApp
8 3 (2.40%) Webroot
8 3 (2.40%) SonicWALL
8 3 (2.40%) Veeam
8 3 (2.40%) AppSense
9 2 (1.60%) Perforce
9 2 (1.60%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.60%) Twitter
9 2 (1.60%) Lotus
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £22800.00 per annum + OTE £28,000
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 26 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, Paid MS certs!
Posted: 27 days ago