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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 60 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 16 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.55% 12.01% 11.48%
As % of the System Software category 20.78% 44.79% 45.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 37
Average salary £23,250 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £39,000 £55,000
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 96 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.88% 26.82% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 75 90 80
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 35 (74.47%) VMware
3 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
4 32 (68.09%) Citrix
5 25 (53.19%) Cisco
6 23 (48.94%) MS Exchange
7 17 (36.17%) MS Excel
7 17 (36.17%) Windows XP
7 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (34.04%) HP
9 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
9 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (29.79%) Windows 8
10 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (23.40%) XenApp
13 10 (21.28%) Windows Vista
14 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
15 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
15 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (12.77%) ITIL
17 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
17 5 (10.64%) Firewall
17 5 (10.64%) Office 365
18 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
18 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
18 4 (8.51%) XenDesktop

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 23 (48.94%) MS Exchange
2 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.26%) IIS
7 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.13%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (36.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) DHCP
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) VPN
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
3 1 (2.13%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Support Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Administrator
2 10 (21.28%) Desktop Support
2 10 (21.28%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.64%) Deskside Support
4 5 (10.64%) Desktop Support Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) Desktop Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Security Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.38%) IT Support
7 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Windows XP
3 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
4 14 (29.79%) Windows 8
5 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (21.28%) Windows Vista
8 4 (8.51%) Linux
9 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
11 1 (2.13%) CentOS
11 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) ITIL
2 3 (6.38%) Change Control
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL V2
3 2 (4.26%) Service Management
3 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.13%) Change Management
4 1 (2.13%) Migration
4 1 (2.13%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.13%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.13%) CCNA
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (23.40%) XenApp
3 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.51%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.26%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) VMware
2 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
3 32 (68.09%) Citrix
4 25 (53.19%) Cisco
5 16 (34.04%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) NetApp
6 1 (2.13%) Apple
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