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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 54 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -16
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 24 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.85% 7.06% 15.03%
As % of the System Software category 24.74% 32.63% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 49
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -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
97 95 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.66% 21.64% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 93 83 88
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 2 September 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 48 (94.12%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) VMware
3 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
3 35 (68.63%) Citrix
4 25 (49.02%) Cisco
5 20 (39.22%) MS Exchange
6 18 (35.29%) HP
7 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
10 14 (27.45%) Windows XP
11 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (25.49%) Windows 8
12 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
13 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
14 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (17.65%) ITIL
16 8 (15.69%) XenApp
17 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
17 7 (13.73%) Windows Vista
17 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2007
18 6 (11.76%) Firewall
18 6 (11.76%) DHCP
18 6 (11.76%) DNS
18 6 (11.76%) DV Cleared
19 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
19 5 (9.80%) Endeca
19 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (39.22%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (9.80%) IIS
5 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) DHCP
1 6 (11.76%) DNS
1 6 (11.76%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (3.92%) LAN
3 2 (3.92%) WAN
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (29.41%) Administrator
2 14 (27.45%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 5 (9.80%) Deskside Support
6 4 (7.84%) Security Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) IT Support
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
1 5 (9.80%) MSMQ
1 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Clustering
2 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 14 (27.45%) Windows XP
5 13 (25.49%) Windows 8
6 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (13.73%) Windows Vista
8 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
3 2 (3.92%) Service Management
3 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL V2
3 2 (3.92%) Change Control
4 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
4 1 (1.96%) Migration
4 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.69%) XenApp
3 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.92%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.96%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.96%) SCSM
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) VMware
2 35 (68.63%) Citrix
2 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
3 25 (49.02%) Cisco
4 18 (35.29%) HP
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle
5 5 (9.80%) Endeca
6 1 (1.96%) NetApp
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Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £20 - £27 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago