The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 50 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 17 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.30% 7.22% 9.40%
As % of the System Software category 22.08% 33.33% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 27
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
77 60 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.49% 21.66% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77 58 58
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,100 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Portsmouth

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 34 (94.44%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (55.56%) VMware
5 18 (50.00%) Citrix
6 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (41.67%) Windows XP
8 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
9 14 (38.89%) SQL
9 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
10 13 (36.11%) XenApp
11 12 (33.33%) Cisco
12 11 (30.56%) HP
13 10 (27.78%) Windows 8
14 9 (25.00%) Clustering
14 9 (25.00%) Change Management
14 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 9 (25.00%) DNS
14 9 (25.00%) DHCP
14 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
15 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
15 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
15 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (22.22%) SAN
15 8 (22.22%) Firewall
16 7 (19.44%) SLA
16 7 (19.44%) SCCM
16 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.89%) IIS
3 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) DNS
1 9 (25.00%) DHCP
2 8 (22.22%) SAN
2 8 (22.22%) Firewall
3 5 (13.89%) Internet
3 5 (13.89%) NAS
4 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 3 (8.33%) VPN
4 3 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 3 (8.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.78%) Wireless
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Administrator
3 6 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Design Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Desktop Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Support
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (94.44%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (27.78%) Windows 8
7 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 5 (13.89%) Linux
8 5 (13.89%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (13.89%) Windows Vista
9 2 (5.56%) CentOS
10 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Change Management
2 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 6 (16.67%) Migration
2 6 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Security Management
3 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.89%) TOGAF
4 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.11%) Change Control
5 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.56%) ITSM
7 1 (2.78%) Software Distribution
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) PLM
7 1 (2.78%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (16.67%) MCSE
4 5 (13.89%) DV Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) CCA
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CCNA
6 1 (2.78%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) MCITP
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (36.11%) XenApp
3 6 (16.67%) vSphere
4 5 (13.89%) VMware ESX
5 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 3 (8.33%) Terminal Services
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) EdgeSight
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (55.56%) VMware
3 18 (50.00%) Citrix
4 12 (33.33%) Cisco
5 11 (30.56%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) AppSense
7 2 (5.56%) Google
8 1 (2.78%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) Apple
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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