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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Dorset
Rank 25 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 44 67 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 10.23% 8.11% 9.86%
As % of the System Software category 68.75% 63.21% 61.60%
Number of salaries quoted 41 63 70
Median salary £28,500 £28,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,400 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
64 106 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.88% 12.83% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 54 90 117
Median salary £34,000 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.29% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +16 23 £28,500 +18.75% 3
Poole +2 13 £18,000 -40.49% 2
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 98 (90.74%) Windows
2 83 (76.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 78 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 55 (50.93%) VMware
4 55 (50.93%) Windows Server
5 54 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (39.81%) Office 365
7 41 (37.96%) MS Excel
8 40 (37.04%) MS Exchange
8 40 (37.04%) Citrix
9 33 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 32 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 32 (29.63%) SAN
10 32 (29.63%) XenApp
11 30 (27.78%) XenDesktop
12 26 (24.07%) Windows 7
13 19 (17.59%) VLAN
14 18 (16.67%) Hyper-V
14 18 (16.67%) Windows 8
15 17 (15.74%) Windows 10
15 17 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (14.81%) LAN
17 15 (13.89%) WAN
18 9 (8.33%) Cisco
19 7 (6.48%) MCSE
19 7 (6.48%) Linux
19 7 (6.48%) SLA
19 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
19 7 (6.48%) Advertising

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 40 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 33 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.63%) IIS
6 2 (1.85%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (37.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 43 (39.81%) Office 365
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.63%) IaaS
4 3 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.85%) PaaS
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.63%) SAN
2 19 (17.59%) VLAN
3 16 (14.81%) LAN
3 16 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (13.89%) WAN
5 5 (4.63%) DHCP
5 5 (4.63%) DNS
6 4 (3.70%) Firewall
7 3 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (2.78%) VPN
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (6.48%) Advertising
2 6 (5.56%) Finance
2 6 (5.56%) Legal
3 3 (2.78%) Banking
3 3 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (52.78%) Support Engineer
2 42 (38.89%) IT Support
3 33 (30.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 31 (28.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 31 (28.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 26 (24.07%) IT Engineer
5 26 (24.07%) IT Support Engineer
6 14 (12.96%) IT Support Technician
6 14 (12.96%) IT Technician
6 14 (12.96%) Support Technician
7 7 (6.48%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (6.48%) Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.63%) Consultant
9 5 (4.63%) SharePoint Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 3 (2.78%) IT Services Manager
11 3 (2.78%) Services Delivery Manager
11 3 (2.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) .NET
1 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.93%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.78%) Client/Server
1 3 (2.78%) Mainframe
2 2 (1.85%) PDA
2 2 (1.85%) Smartphone
3 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 98 (90.74%) Windows
2 83 (76.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 55 (50.93%) Windows Server
4 54 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (24.07%) Windows 7
6 18 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 17 (15.74%) Windows 10
8 7 (6.48%) Linux
9 3 (2.78%) Unix
10 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (5.56%) Asset Management
2 5 (4.63%) ITIL
3 4 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 3 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (2.78%) Case Management
4 3 (2.78%) Change Management
4 3 (2.78%) E-Discovery
4 3 (2.78%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (2.78%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (2.78%) Matrix Management
4 3 (2.78%) Network Design
4 3 (2.78%) Problem Management
4 3 (2.78%) Resource Management
4 3 (2.78%) Risk Management
4 3 (2.78%) Service Delivery
4 3 (2.78%) WFM
5 2 (1.85%) Line Management
5 2 (1.85%) Migration
5 2 (1.85%) Presales
5 2 (1.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.63%) SQL
2 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.78%) Java
3 3 (2.78%) Perl
3 3 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (0.93%) C#
4 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) MCSE
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.63%) CCNA
2 5 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.85%) MCSA
4 1 (0.93%) CCNP
4 1 (0.93%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.93%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 32 (29.63%) XenApp
2 30 (27.78%) XenDesktop
3 18 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 17 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.78%) NDS
5 3 (2.78%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) SCCM
1 4 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 78 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 55 (50.93%) VMware
3 40 (37.04%) Citrix
4 9 (8.33%) Cisco
5 3 (2.78%) Avaya
5 3 (2.78%) Draytek
5 3 (2.78%) HP
5 3 (2.78%) Juniper
6 2 (1.85%) Lotus
6 2 (1.85%) NetApp
6 2 (1.85%) Nintex
6 2 (1.85%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.93%) Dell
7 1 (0.93%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) Veeam
Poole, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ferndown
aap3
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified We offer highly competitive benefits
Posted: 27 days ago