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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 48 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 19 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.71% 9.49% 9.46%
As % of the System Software category 24.36% 42.86% 53.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 31
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 £22,500 £19,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,500 £52,500
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
78 70 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.35% 22.15% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 78 69 60
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 38 (95.00%) Windows
2 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (57.50%) VMware
4 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (47.50%) Citrix
6 17 (42.50%) MS Exchange
7 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (37.50%) HP
8 15 (37.50%) Windows XP
9 13 (32.50%) Cisco
9 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (30.00%) XenApp
10 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
11 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
11 11 (27.50%) Windows 8
12 10 (25.00%) Firewall
12 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
13 9 (22.50%) SQL
13 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
14 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
14 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (20.00%) Change Management
14 8 (20.00%) Clustering
14 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 7 (17.50%) DNS
15 7 (17.50%) DHCP
16 6 (15.00%) MCSE
16 6 (15.00%) Office 365

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 17 (42.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (10.00%) IIS
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.50%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Firewall
2 7 (17.50%) DHCP
2 7 (17.50%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) SAN
3 4 (10.00%) Internet
4 3 (7.50%) NAS
4 3 (7.50%) VPN
5 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.50%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.50%) Network Security
6 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Support Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (22.50%) Administrator
3 7 (17.50%) Desktop Support
4 5 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Desktop Support Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Desktop Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Security Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Deskside Support
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Support Technician
7 2 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.00%) IT Support
7 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Clustering
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (95.00%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (27.50%) Windows 8
8 6 (15.00%) Windows Vista
9 5 (12.50%) Linux
9 5 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (5.00%) CentOS
11 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Change Management
2 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 5 (12.50%) Change Control
3 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (7.50%) Security Management
3 3 (7.50%) Migration
3 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 2 (5.00%) ITSM
4 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.50%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (15.00%) MCSE
5 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.50%) MCITP
6 1 (2.50%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.50%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) CCA
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.00%) XenApp
3 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.00%) vSphere
4 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.50%) XenServer
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (57.50%) VMware
3 19 (47.50%) Citrix
4 15 (37.50%) HP
5 13 (32.50%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) Google
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.50%) Apple
7 1 (2.50%) AppSense
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