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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 62 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 10.90% 7.51% 8.73%
As % of the System Software category 78.48% 52.78% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 58 53 57
Median salary £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £32,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
79 108 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.88% 14.23% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 75 90 110
Median salary £37,500 £28,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,600 £20,875
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -3 37 £37,500 +50.00% 9
Poole +20 16 £29,875 -0.41% 2
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 90 (86.54%) Windows
2 72 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 65 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 63 (60.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (50.96%) VMware
6 44 (42.31%) SAN
7 42 (40.38%) Windows Server
8 39 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 35 (33.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (33.65%) Citrix
9 35 (33.65%) MS Excel
10 31 (29.81%) DNS
10 31 (29.81%) Office 365
11 27 (25.96%) XenApp
12 25 (24.04%) DHCP
12 25 (24.04%) HP
13 24 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
14 23 (22.12%) ITIL
14 23 (22.12%) XenDesktop
15 21 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (18.27%) Firewall
16 19 (18.27%) Finance
16 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
16 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
16 19 (18.27%) VPN
17 14 (13.46%) WAN
17 14 (13.46%) LAN
17 14 (13.46%) Linux
18 13 (12.50%) IIS
18 13 (12.50%) Cisco

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 65 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 39 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (12.50%) IIS
5 12 (11.54%) Apache
6 5 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (33.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 31 (29.81%) Office 365
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (42.31%) SAN
2 31 (29.81%) DNS
3 25 (24.04%) DHCP
4 19 (18.27%) Firewall
4 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
4 19 (18.27%) VPN
5 14 (13.46%) LAN
5 14 (13.46%) WAN
6 13 (12.50%) VLAN
7 12 (11.54%) HTTP
7 12 (11.54%) ICMP
7 12 (11.54%) Network Security
7 12 (11.54%) SMTP
7 12 (11.54%) Telnet
8 7 (6.73%) VoIP
9 6 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.96%) MPLS
10 1 (0.96%) NAS
10 1 (0.96%) SSL
10 1 (0.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (57.69%) Support Engineer
2 30 (28.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 27 (25.96%) IT Support
4 25 (24.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 25 (24.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 23 (22.12%) IT Engineer
6 22 (21.15%) 2nd Line Support
6 22 (21.15%) IT Support Engineer
7 15 (14.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 15 (14.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (11.54%) Exchange Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Active Directory Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Support Technician
11 6 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
12 5 (4.81%) Desktop Support Technician
12 5 (4.81%) Desktop Technician
12 5 (4.81%) IT Manager
12 5 (4.81%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) COM
2 1 (0.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Statistics
2 4 (3.85%) Clustering
2 4 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 90 (86.54%) Windows
2 63 (60.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (40.38%) Windows Server
4 35 (33.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (13.46%) Linux
6 8 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.81%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.12%) ITIL
2 12 (11.54%) Data Security
3 11 (10.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (8.65%) Business Continuity
5 9 (8.65%) Security Patching
6 5 (4.81%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (3.85%) High Availability
7 4 (3.85%) Information Management
8 2 (1.92%) Change Control
8 2 (1.92%) ITIL V3
8 2 (1.92%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.92%) Migration
8 2 (1.92%) Patch Management
9 1 (0.96%) E-Commerce
9 1 (0.96%) Incident Management
9 1 (0.96%) Presales
9 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2
9 1 (0.96%) Project Management
9 1 (0.96%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.85%) MCSA
2 4 (3.85%) MCSE
3 2 (1.92%) MCDST
3 2 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (25.96%) XenApp
2 23 (22.12%) XenDesktop
3 21 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (12.50%) SCCM
2 12 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (11.54%) Tivoli
3 10 (9.62%) SCOM
4 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.92%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 72 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 53 (50.96%) VMware
3 35 (33.65%) Citrix
4 25 (24.04%) HP
5 13 (12.50%) Cisco
6 12 (11.54%) Brocade
6 12 (11.54%) EMC
6 12 (11.54%) IBM
6 12 (11.54%) Symantec
6 12 (11.54%) Veeam
7 11 (10.58%) Extreme Networks
8 6 (5.77%) Hitachi
8 6 (5.77%) NetApp
9 4 (3.85%) LANDesk
10 3 (2.88%) Apple
11 2 (1.92%) BMC
11 2 (1.92%) Remedy
12 1 (0.96%) Adobe
12 1 (0.96%) Dell
12 1 (0.96%) Google
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits+bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: Competative Salary and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Network Compucare
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago