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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 75 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 9.84% 5.84% 4.71%
As % of the System Software category 58.59% 66.67% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 73 31 25
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £26,750 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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 54 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.80% 8.77% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 123 40 45
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £26,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 49 £34,000 - 6
Poole -23 12 £26,000 -40.90% 1
Dorchester - 1 £23,000 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 104 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 86 (71.67%) Windows
3 55 (45.83%) MS Excel
4 44 (36.67%) Citrix
5 40 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 39 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (30.83%) SQL Server
8 33 (27.50%) MS Office
8 33 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (25.83%) SQL
10 29 (24.17%) MCSA
10 29 (24.17%) Hyper-V
11 28 (23.33%) Office 365
11 28 (23.33%) MCSE
12 25 (20.83%) .NET
12 25 (20.83%) IIS
13 24 (20.00%) C#
13 24 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 24 (20.00%) SAN
13 24 (20.00%) VMware
13 24 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 22 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (15.00%) SCCM
15 18 (15.00%) Firewall
16 17 (14.17%) SCOM
17 15 (12.50%) DNS
18 14 (11.67%) TCP/IP
18 14 (11.67%) XenApp
18 14 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
19 13 (10.83%) Windows 7

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 40 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 25 (20.83%) IIS
3 24 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.83%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.33%) Lync
8 4 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 55 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 33 (27.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 28 (23.33%) Office 365
2 8 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.00%) SAN
2 18 (15.00%) Firewall
3 15 (12.50%) DNS
4 14 (11.67%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.50%) DHCP
6 7 (5.83%) NAS
6 7 (5.83%) Wireless
6 7 (5.83%) LAN
7 5 (4.17%) WAN
8 4 (3.33%) VoIP
9 3 (2.50%) VLAN
9 3 (2.50%) VPN
10 2 (1.67%) ADSL
11 1 (0.83%) IPsec
11 1 (0.83%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.83%) DMZ
11 1 (0.83%) Internet
11 1 (0.83%) 3G
11 1 (0.83%) GSM
11 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.83%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) JIRA
1 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (3.33%) Advertising
2 3 (2.50%) Retail
3 2 (1.67%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.67%) Publishing
3 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (29.17%) IT Support
2 33 (27.50%) Analyst
3 31 (25.83%) Support Analyst
3 31 (25.83%) Support Engineer
4 24 (20.00%) Consultant
4 24 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 16 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (11.67%) Applications Support
6 14 (11.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 14 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Support Technician
8 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Technician
9 5 (4.17%) Exchange Consultant
9 5 (4.17%) IT Consultant
10 4 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 4 (3.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 3 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.83%) .NET
2 24 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.17%) WinForms
4 2 (1.67%) Web Services
5 1 (0.83%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.83%) PKI
2 4 (3.33%) Clustering
3 2 (1.67%) Photography
4 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.83%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 86 (71.67%) Windows
2 39 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (10.83%) Windows 7
4 12 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 12 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 7 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.50%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 8 (6.67%) Migration
3 6 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.00%) Time Management
4 5 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (3.33%) QMS
6 3 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (2.50%) ITIL
7 2 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.67%) Data Security
7 2 (1.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (1.67%) Performance Management
8 1 (0.83%) Analytics
8 1 (0.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (0.83%) Line Management
8 1 (0.83%) Coaching
8 1 (0.83%) Software Asset Management
8 1 (0.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (0.83%) Password Management
8 1 (0.83%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.83%) SQL
2 24 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (4.17%) VBA
4 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (24.17%) MCSA
3 28 (23.33%) MCSE
4 10 (8.33%) MCITP
5 9 (7.50%) Degree
6 3 (2.50%) MCP
7 2 (1.67%) MCTS
8 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.83%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (24.17%) Hyper-V
2 22 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.67%) XenApp
4 11 (9.17%) VMware ESX
5 7 (5.83%) XenServer
5 7 (5.83%) XenDesktop
6 6 (5.00%) vSphere
7 5 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (4.17%) UAG
8 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.83%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (15.00%) SCCM
2 17 (14.17%) SCOM
3 13 (10.83%) SCVMM
4 9 (7.50%) SCOrch
4 9 (7.50%) SCSM
5 7 (5.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (3.33%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.83%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.83%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 104 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 44 (36.67%) Citrix
3 24 (20.00%) VMware
4 12 (10.00%) HP
5 6 (5.00%) SAP
5 6 (5.00%) Dell
5 6 (5.00%) EMC
5 6 (5.00%) Cisco
5 6 (5.00%) Veeam
5 6 (5.00%) SonicWALL
6 4 (3.33%) Symantec
6 4 (3.33%) Webroot
6 4 (3.33%) AppSense
7 2 (1.67%) Remedy
7 2 (1.67%) IBM
7 2 (1.67%) Nortel
7 2 (1.67%) Toshiba
7 2 (1.67%) Perforce
7 2 (1.67%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.83%) TARGIT
Dorset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £28000.0000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + profit share scheme + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, Paid MS certs!
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Overtime + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Company Car + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago