The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 280 298 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.72% 7.60% 6.02%
As % of the System Software category 49.56% 51.38% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 221 265 183
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £18,500 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

System Software Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
565 580 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.58% 14.80% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 467 510 397
Average salary £44,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.39% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Hampshire region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Hampshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Southampton -8 77 £41,250 +42.24% 12
Basingstoke +16 47 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Farnborough -4 39 £34,000 +36.00% 15
Andover +11 36 £35,000 -2.77%
Portsmouth -1 17 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Havant +11 13 £27,500 -3.50% 1
Eastleigh 0 9 £18,000 -33.33%
Fareham -9 9 £21,250 -22.86% 1
Aldershot - 3 £31,000 - 1
Petersfield - 2 £26,000 - 1
Gosport - 1 - -
Ringwood - 1 £17,500 -
Active Directory
South East

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 501 (83.36%) Windows
2 375 (62.40%) Microsoft
3 221 (36.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 216 (35.94%) VMware
5 199 (33.11%) ITIL
5 199 (33.11%) MS Exchange
6 162 (26.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 160 (26.62%) MS Excel
8 151 (25.12%) Security Cleared
9 134 (22.30%) DNS
10 127 (21.13%) SQL Server
11 125 (20.80%) Cisco
11 125 (20.80%) Firewall
12 123 (20.47%) Citrix
13 120 (19.97%) SC Cleared
14 119 (19.80%) MS Office
15 115 (19.13%) Linux
15 115 (19.13%) DHCP
15 115 (19.13%) Microsoft Certification
15 115 (19.13%) SAN
16 110 (18.30%) VMware Infrastructure
17 108 (17.97%) Windows 7
18 104 (17.30%) Windows Server 2003
19 101 (16.81%) Windows XP
20 93 (15.47%) Hyper-V
21 92 (15.31%) SLA
22 91 (15.14%) TCP/IP
23 88 (14.64%) SQL
24 80 (13.31%) Exchange Server 2010
25 76 (12.65%) DV Cleared

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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
1 199 (33.11%) MS Exchange
2 80 (13.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (12.65%) SharePoint
4 48 (7.99%) Lync
5 39 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 37 (6.16%) IIS
7 35 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (2.83%) Office Communications Server
10 10 (1.66%) NetWeaver
11 7 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.83%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.83%) WordPress
13 5 (0.83%) SAS
13 5 (0.83%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.67%) CMS
15 2 (0.33%) Apache
Applications
1 160 (26.62%) MS Excel
2 119 (19.80%) MS Office
3 8 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.66%) Office 365
2 21 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) IaaS
3 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (22.30%) DNS
2 125 (20.80%) Firewall
3 115 (19.13%) DHCP
3 115 (19.13%) SAN
4 91 (15.14%) TCP/IP
5 75 (12.48%) LAN
6 73 (12.15%) WAN
7 34 (5.66%) NAS
8 32 (5.32%) VLAN
9 29 (4.83%) Internet
10 27 (4.49%) VPN
11 24 (3.99%) Wireless
12 22 (3.66%) NetScaler
13 19 (3.16%) Fibre Channel
14 16 (2.66%) Wireshark
15 13 (2.16%) SSL
16 12 (2.00%) VoIP
17 11 (1.83%) IP Telephony
18 10 (1.66%) iSCSI
19 8 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (1.50%) Oracle Database
4 9 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (0.83%) MS Access
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.67%) MySQL
7 4 (0.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (2.66%) MSI
2 4 (0.67%) Yeoman
3 2 (0.33%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.17%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (4.83%) Finance
2 24 (3.99%) Retail
3 15 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.16%) Publishing
5 10 (1.66%) Back Office
6 8 (1.33%) Legal
7 7 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.00%) Law
9 5 (0.83%) Electronics
10 4 (0.67%) German Language
11 3 (0.50%) Banking
11 3 (0.50%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Marketing
12 1 (0.17%) Military
12 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 118 (19.63%) Analyst
2 81 (13.48%) Support Engineer
3 75 (12.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 72 (11.98%) Administrator
5 47 (7.82%) Support Analyst
6 44 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
7 41 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
8 37 (6.16%) Service Analyst
8 37 (6.16%) Consultant
8 37 (6.16%) Service Desk Analyst
9 35 (5.82%) 1st Line Support
10 33 (5.49%) IT Support
11 27 (4.49%) Field Engineer
12 25 (4.16%) Technical Support
12 25 (4.16%) Systems Engineer
13 24 (3.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 23 (3.83%) Linux Engineer
14 23 (3.83%) IT Administrator
15 22 (3.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 22 (3.66%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.49%) HTML
2 23 (3.83%) .NET
3 8 (1.33%) COM
3 8 (1.33%) XML
4 7 (1.16%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.83%) Application Packaging
5 5 (0.83%) CSS
5 5 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (0.67%) WAP
6 4 (0.67%) Ajax
7 1 (0.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.16%) Thin Client
1 31 (5.16%) Fat Client
2 20 (3.33%) Clustering
2 20 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.16%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 13 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.66%) EPoS
7 10 (1.66%) Replication
8 6 (1.00%) PDA
9 5 (0.83%) iPad
9 5 (0.83%) iPhone
10 4 (0.67%) IPTV
11 3 (0.50%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.50%) BBC
11 3 (0.50%) Handset
11 3 (0.50%) CLARiiON
11 3 (0.50%) iDTV
12 2 (0.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 501 (83.36%) Windows
2 221 (36.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 162 (26.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 115 (19.13%) Linux
5 108 (17.97%) Windows 7
6 104 (17.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 101 (16.81%) Windows XP
8 71 (11.81%) Windows 8
9 43 (7.15%) UNIX
10 30 (4.99%) Solaris
11 21 (3.49%) Windows Vista
12 20 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (3.16%) Windows 2000
14 16 (2.66%) Windows 2000 Server
15 10 (1.66%) CentOS
16 7 (1.16%) AIX
16 7 (1.16%) Mac OS X
17 6 (1.00%) Windows Phone
18 5 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
18 5 (0.83%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (33.11%) ITIL
2 50 (8.32%) Service Management
2 50 (8.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 39 (6.49%) Service Delivery
4 34 (5.66%) Time Management
5 29 (4.83%) Project Management
6 28 (4.66%) CRM
7 22 (3.66%) Mentoring
8 21 (3.49%) Line Management
8 21 (3.49%) Migration
9 20 (3.33%) Performance Management
9 20 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (3.16%) Identity Management
11 18 (3.00%) Change Management
12 17 (2.83%) E-Commerce
13 16 (2.66%) Business Continuity
14 15 (2.50%) Software Distribution
14 15 (2.50%) PRINCE2
15 14 (2.33%) Capacity Management
15 14 (2.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (14.64%) SQL
2 57 (9.48%) PowerShell
3 23 (3.83%) Perl
4 15 (2.50%) Java
5 10 (1.66%) Python
5 10 (1.66%) C#
5 10 (1.66%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.50%) PHP
7 7 (1.16%) VB
8 5 (0.83%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.67%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.33%) C
10 2 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 151 (25.12%) Security Cleared
2 120 (19.97%) SC Cleared
3 115 (19.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 76 (12.65%) DV Cleared
5 67 (11.15%) MCP
6 66 (10.98%) MCSE
7 54 (8.99%) Degree
8 45 (7.49%) Cisco Certification
9 39 (6.49%) MCSA
10 37 (6.16%) MCITP
11 35 (5.82%) CCNA
12 30 (4.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 28 (4.66%) MCTS
14 26 (4.33%) CCA
14 26 (4.33%) Citrix Certification
15 19 (3.16%) RHCE
16 15 (2.50%) MCDST
17 9 (1.50%) CCNP
18 7 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
19 5 (0.83%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (15.31%) SLA
2 16 (2.66%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) QA
6 1 (0.17%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 110 (18.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (15.47%) Hyper-V
3 66 (10.98%) vSphere
4 62 (10.32%) XenApp
5 29 (4.83%) VMware ESX
6 22 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (3.00%) Samba
7 18 (3.00%) XenDesktop
8 14 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (1.83%) XenServer
9 11 (1.83%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.00%) Terminal Server
10 6 (1.00%) NFS
10 6 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.83%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.50%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.33%) Firmware
14 2 (0.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 1 (0.17%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 59 (9.82%) SCCM
2 49 (8.15%) SCOM
3 29 (4.83%) NetBackup
4 24 (3.99%) HP Data Protector
4 24 (3.99%) HP SIM
5 23 (3.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 20 (3.33%) Windows Intune
7 12 (2.00%) WSUS
8 8 (1.33%) EdgeSight
9 6 (1.00%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.83%) Puppet
11 4 (0.67%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.50%) Nagios
12 3 (0.50%) OpenView
13 2 (0.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 2 (0.33%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.33%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.33%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.33%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 375 (62.40%) Microsoft
2 216 (35.94%) VMware
3 125 (20.80%) Cisco
4 123 (20.47%) Citrix
5 61 (10.15%) HP
6 51 (8.49%) Oracle
7 32 (5.32%) NetApp
8 28 (4.66%) Symantec
9 27 (4.49%) Sun
10 20 (3.33%) EMC
11 15 (2.50%) 3PAR
12 14 (2.33%) SAP
13 13 (2.16%) Remedy
13 13 (2.16%) Dell
14 12 (2.00%) Avaya
15 11 (1.83%) LANDesk
15 11 (1.83%) Red Hat
16 10 (1.66%) IBM
17 9 (1.50%) AppSense
18 6 (1.00%) CommVault
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Wavex
Salary: salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Training + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 3 days ago