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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 58 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 24 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.66% 6.50% 15.09%
As % of the System Software category 23.08% 29.90% 57.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 48
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,250 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
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
104 97 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 24.53% 21.75% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 100 86 82
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 50 (94.34%) Windows
2 36 (67.92%) VMware
3 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
3 35 (66.04%) Citrix
4 25 (47.17%) Cisco
5 19 (35.85%) HP
6 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
7 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
9 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
9 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
10 13 (24.53%) SC Cleared
11 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (22.64%) Windows 8
11 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (22.64%) Windows XP
12 11 (20.75%) ITIL
13 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (15.09%) DV Cleared
15 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
15 7 (13.21%) XenApp
15 7 (13.21%) .NET
15 7 (13.21%) Oracle
15 7 (13.21%) IIS
15 7 (13.21%) MSMQ
15 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
15 7 (13.21%) DHCP
15 7 (13.21%) DNS
15 7 (13.21%) SLA

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.21%) IIS
3 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) DHCP
1 7 (13.21%) DNS
1 7 (13.21%) Firewall
2 4 (7.55%) VPN
3 2 (3.77%) LAN
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (32.08%) Administrator
2 14 (26.42%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support
4 5 (9.43%) Deskside Support
5 4 (7.55%) Security Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Security Support Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) IT Support
6 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) .NET
1 7 (13.21%) MSMQ
1 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (94.34%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
5 12 (22.64%) Windows 8
5 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (22.64%) Windows XP
6 6 (11.32%) Windows Vista
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
3 2 (3.77%) Service Management
3 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.77%) ITIL V2
3 2 (3.77%) Change Control
4 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management
4 1 (1.89%) Migration
4 1 (1.89%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 13 (24.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.21%) XenApp
3 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.66%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.77%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.89%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.89%) SCSM
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 36 (67.92%) VMware
2 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
2 35 (66.04%) Citrix
3 25 (47.17%) Cisco
4 19 (35.85%) HP
5 7 (13.21%) Oracle
5 7 (13.21%) Endeca
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
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