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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 19 47 30
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -17
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 61 38 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 10.45% 5.86% 8.96%
As % of the System Software category 88.41% 31.40% 70.43%
Number of salaries quoted 57 30 72
Median salary £28,000 £22,750 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,450 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +4.61%
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
69 121 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.82% 18.64% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65 77 104
Median salary £30,250 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,450 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +18 39 £36,500 +62.22% 2
Poole -1 17 £21,233 -37.55% 1
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 87 (85.29%) Windows
2 72 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 68 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 62 (60.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (53.92%) VMware
6 44 (43.14%) Windows Server
7 39 (38.24%) SAN
8 38 (37.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 36 (35.29%) Office 365
10 34 (33.33%) Citrix
11 33 (32.35%) MS Excel
12 31 (30.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (28.43%) DNS
14 26 (25.49%) XenApp
15 24 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (22.55%) HP
16 23 (22.55%) DHCP
17 22 (21.57%) Hyper-V
18 21 (20.59%) ITIL
19 19 (18.63%) Exchange Server 2013
20 18 (17.65%) SCCM
20 18 (17.65%) XenDesktop
21 16 (15.69%) SCOM
21 16 (15.69%) Finance
22 15 (14.71%) Firewall
22 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
22 15 (14.71%) VPN
23 14 (13.73%) TCP/IP
23 14 (13.73%) VoIP
23 14 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2007

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 68 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 38 (37.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (18.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (7.84%) Apache
5 8 (7.84%) IIS
6 2 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.96%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.96%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 36 (35.29%) Office 365
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 39 (38.24%) SAN
2 29 (28.43%) DNS
3 23 (22.55%) DHCP
4 15 (14.71%) Firewall
4 15 (14.71%) VPN
5 14 (13.73%) TCP/IP
5 14 (13.73%) VoIP
5 14 (13.73%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (9.80%) LAN
7 9 (8.82%) VLAN
7 9 (8.82%) WAN
8 8 (7.84%) HTTP
8 8 (7.84%) ICMP
8 8 (7.84%) Network Security
8 8 (7.84%) SMTP
8 8 (7.84%) Telnet
9 1 (0.98%) BGP
9 1 (0.98%) IPsec
9 1 (0.98%) OSPF
9 1 (0.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
General
1 16 (15.69%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Publishing
3 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (52.94%) Support Engineer
2 27 (26.47%) 2nd Line Support
2 27 (26.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 21 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 20 (19.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 20 (19.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 20 (19.61%) IT Support
5 17 (16.67%) IT Engineer
6 16 (15.69%) IT Support Engineer
7 15 (14.71%) Exchange Engineer
7 15 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Active Directory Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (5.88%) Support Technician
10 6 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Desktop Support
11 5 (4.90%) Desktop Technician
11 5 (4.90%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) COM
2 1 (0.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.90%) Data Centre
1 5 (4.90%) Statistics
2 4 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.98%) BYOD
4 1 (0.98%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 87 (85.29%) Windows
2 62 (60.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 44 (43.14%) Windows Server
4 31 (30.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (9.80%) Linux
7 8 (7.84%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.96%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) ITIL
2 9 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (7.84%) Data Security
4 7 (6.86%) High Availability
5 6 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.90%) Business Continuity
6 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
6 5 (4.90%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (4.90%) Security Patching
7 4 (3.92%) Change Control
7 4 (3.92%) Information Management
8 2 (1.96%) ITIL V3
8 2 (1.96%) Migration
8 2 (1.96%) Patch Management
8 2 (1.96%) Presales
9 1 (0.98%) E-Commerce
9 1 (0.98%) Incident Management
9 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2
9 1 (0.98%) Project Management
9 1 (0.98%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.92%) MCSA
2 4 (3.92%) MCSE
3 2 (1.96%) MCDST
3 2 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (25.49%) XenApp
2 24 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (21.57%) Hyper-V
4 18 (17.65%) XenDesktop
5 9 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (17.65%) SCCM
2 16 (15.69%) SCOM
3 8 (7.84%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (7.84%) Tivoli
4 5 (4.90%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 72 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 55 (53.92%) VMware
3 34 (33.33%) Citrix
4 23 (22.55%) HP
5 9 (8.82%) Cisco
5 9 (8.82%) Hitachi
5 9 (8.82%) NetApp
6 8 (7.84%) Brocade
6 8 (7.84%) EMC
6 8 (7.84%) IBM
6 8 (7.84%) Symantec
6 8 (7.84%) Veeam
7 7 (6.86%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (4.90%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.96%) Apple
9 2 (1.96%) BMC
9 2 (1.96%) Remedy
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum 28days hols, MS Training, Career Pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £19,500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: Competitive + Audi A3*
Posted: 15 days ago