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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Dorset
Rank 22 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 56 74 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.42% 9.30% 9.81%
As % of the System Software category 68.29% 71.15% 55.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51 71 71
Median salary £28,500 £24,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,250 £50,000
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
82 104 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 18.18% 13.07% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 74 94 124
Median salary £31,250 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.64% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +1 29 £28,500 +25.27% 1
Poole +16 18 £26,250 -13.22% 1
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 103 (91.96%) Windows
2 79 (70.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 75 (66.96%) Microsoft
4 66 (58.93%) VMware
5 60 (53.57%) Windows Server
6 53 (47.32%) MS Exchange
7 46 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (40.18%) Citrix
8 45 (40.18%) Office 365
9 43 (38.39%) SAN
10 42 (37.50%) MS Excel
11 38 (33.93%) Exchange Server 2010
12 36 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 35 (31.25%) XenApp
14 34 (30.36%) XenDesktop
15 25 (22.32%) VLAN
16 24 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (19.64%) LAN
18 21 (18.75%) Windows 7
18 21 (18.75%) WAN
19 20 (17.86%) Hyper-V
20 18 (16.07%) Windows 8
21 16 (14.29%) Windows 10
21 16 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
22 14 (12.50%) DNS
22 14 (12.50%) Cisco
22 14 (12.50%) Linux
23 13 (11.61%) Firewall
24 12 (10.71%) Finance
24 12 (10.71%) VPN

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 53 (47.32%) MS Exchange
2 38 (33.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (8.93%) IIS
5 6 (5.36%) Apache
6 5 (4.46%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.79%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 45 (40.18%) Office 365
2 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.46%) IaaS
4 3 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.79%) PaaS
6 1 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (38.39%) SAN
2 25 (22.32%) VLAN
3 22 (19.64%) LAN
4 21 (18.75%) WAN
5 16 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (12.50%) DNS
7 13 (11.61%) Firewall
8 12 (10.71%) DHCP
8 12 (10.71%) VPN
9 10 (8.93%) TCP/IP
10 6 (5.36%) HTTP
10 6 (5.36%) ICMP
10 6 (5.36%) Network Security
10 6 (5.36%) SMTP
10 6 (5.36%) Telnet
11 3 (2.68%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.89%) MPLS
12 1 (0.89%) NAS
12 1 (0.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (10.71%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Advertising
3 3 (2.68%) Banking
3 3 (2.68%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.68%) Legal
4 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (55.36%) Support Engineer
2 40 (35.71%) IT Support
3 36 (32.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 36 (32.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 35 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 22 (19.64%) IT Engineer
5 22 (19.64%) IT Support Engineer
6 14 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
6 14 (12.50%) IT Technician
6 14 (12.50%) Support Technician
7 9 (8.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (7.14%) Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (4.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) IT Manager
11 4 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 4 (3.57%) Consultant
11 4 (3.57%) SharePoint Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.46%) Statistics
2 3 (2.68%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.68%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.68%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.79%) PDA
4 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.89%) iPad
4 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 103 (91.96%) Windows
2 79 (70.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 60 (53.57%) Windows Server
4 46 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 18 (16.07%) Windows 8
7 16 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 14 (12.50%) Linux
9 3 (2.68%) Unix
10 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (8.93%) ITIL
2 6 (5.36%) Data Security
3 5 (4.46%) Business Continuity
3 5 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (4.46%) Security Patching
4 4 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (2.68%) Asset Management
5 3 (2.68%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.68%) Change Management
5 3 (2.68%) E-Discovery
5 3 (2.68%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (2.68%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (2.68%) Matrix Management
5 3 (2.68%) Network Design
5 3 (2.68%) Problem Management
5 3 (2.68%) Resource Management
5 3 (2.68%) Risk Management
5 3 (2.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (2.68%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.36%) SQL
2 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.68%) Java
3 3 (2.68%) Perl
3 3 (2.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (4.46%) MCSE
1 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.68%) CCNA
2 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 35 (31.25%) XenApp
2 34 (30.36%) XenDesktop
3 24 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (17.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.68%) NDS
5 3 (2.68%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (5.36%) Tivoli
2 5 (4.46%) SCOM
3 3 (2.68%) SCCM
4 1 (0.89%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.89%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (66.96%) Microsoft
2 66 (58.93%) VMware
3 45 (40.18%) Citrix
4 14 (12.50%) Cisco
5 9 (8.04%) HP
6 7 (6.25%) Veeam
7 6 (5.36%) Brocade
7 6 (5.36%) EMC
7 6 (5.36%) Extreme Networks
7 6 (5.36%) IBM
7 6 (5.36%) Symantec
8 3 (2.68%) Draytek
8 3 (2.68%) Juniper
8 3 (2.68%) NetApp
9 2 (1.79%) Lotus
9 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.89%) Apple
10 1 (0.89%) Dell
10 1 (0.89%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.89%) Nintex
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dorset HealthCare NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago