The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 35 42 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.06% 8.12% 4.46%
As % of the System Software category 74.47% 82.35% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 21
Average salary £32,000 £26,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.90% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,657 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +3.56%
System Software Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 51 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.13% 9.86% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 39 45 35
Average salary £32,500 £27,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.26% -31.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
South West

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -5 15 £24,500 +8.88% 3
Poole -14 9 £55,000 +113.59% 1
Weymouth - 1 £32,500 -
Wimborne - 1 - -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 61 (85.92%) Microsoft
2 39 (54.93%) Windows
3 32 (45.07%) Hyper-V
4 28 (39.44%) MS Excel
4 28 (39.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (36.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (28.17%) MS Exchange
6 20 (28.17%) MCSE
7 18 (25.35%) MCSA
7 18 (25.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (22.54%) VMware
9 15 (21.13%) MCITP
10 14 (19.72%) Clustering
10 14 (19.72%) Lync
10 14 (19.72%) Office 365
11 13 (18.31%) SCVMM
11 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (18.31%) ITIL
12 12 (16.90%) SAN
12 12 (16.90%) Migration
12 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (15.49%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (15.49%) PKI
13 11 (15.49%) Degree
13 11 (15.49%) DHCP
14 10 (14.08%) DNS
14 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
14 10 (14.08%) Windows 7
15 9 (12.68%) SharePoint
15 9 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 20 (28.17%) MS Exchange
2 18 (25.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (19.72%) Lync
4 9 (12.68%) SharePoint
5 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (7.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.82%) IIS
9 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (39.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.72%) Office 365
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) SAN
2 11 (15.49%) DHCP
3 10 (14.08%) DNS
4 8 (11.27%) Firewall
5 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.86%) LAN
6 4 (5.63%) IP Telephony
6 4 (5.63%) VLAN
7 3 (4.23%) WAN
8 2 (2.82%) VPN
8 2 (2.82%) IPsec
8 2 (2.82%) IPv6
8 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.82%) PABX
9 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Consultant
2 18 (25.35%) Microsoft Consultant
3 17 (23.94%) Analyst
4 14 (19.72%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 8 (11.27%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) IT Support
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Security Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Security Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Service Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) IT Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (4.23%) Programmer
10 3 (4.23%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Clustering
2 11 (15.49%) PKI
3 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (54.93%) Windows
2 28 (39.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.08%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.27%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.86%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.82%) Linux
8 2 (2.82%) UNIX
8 2 (2.82%) CentOS
8 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) ITIL
2 12 (16.90%) Migration
3 5 (7.04%) CRM
4 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.23%) Workflow
4 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.82%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.41%) Telemarketing
6 1 (1.41%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.41%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.23%) SQL
1 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (28.17%) MCSE
3 18 (25.35%) MCSA
4 15 (21.13%) MCITP
5 11 (15.49%) Degree
6 5 (7.04%) MCP
7 1 (1.41%) HNC
7 1 (1.41%) HND
7 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.41%) CCNA
7 1 (1.41%) CCA
7 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (45.07%) Hyper-V
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.86%) vSphere
5 6 (8.45%) UAG
6 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (4.23%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.23%) XenApp
8 2 (2.82%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) SCVMM
2 7 (9.86%) SCCM
2 7 (9.86%) SCOM
3 5 (7.04%) SCOrch
3 5 (7.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.82%) SCSM
4 2 (2.82%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 61 (85.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) VMware
3 5 (7.04%) Citrix
4 4 (5.63%) Remedy
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco
4 4 (5.63%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.23%) HP
6 2 (2.82%) Dell
6 2 (2.82%) Websense
6 2 (2.82%) Juniper
6 2 (2.82%) CommVault
7 1 (1.41%) Lotus
7 1 (1.41%) LANDesk
Dorset
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Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago