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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 30 56 36
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 28 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.35% 5.80% 6.85%
As % of the System Software category 43.08% 24.49% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 27
Average salary £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £40,000 £31,900
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
65 98 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.06% 23.67% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 59 94 86
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (95.65%) Windows
2 34 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 26 (56.52%) MS Excel
4 24 (52.17%) Security Cleared
5 23 (50.00%) VMware
5 23 (50.00%) ITIL
6 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (43.48%) DNS
9 19 (41.30%) MS Exchange
10 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (36.96%) LAN
11 17 (36.96%) WAN
11 17 (36.96%) DHCP
11 17 (36.96%) Windows XP
12 16 (34.78%) Windows 7
13 15 (32.61%) Service Management
13 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (28.26%) MS Office
16 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (23.91%) MCP
18 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
18 9 (19.57%) SCCM
18 9 (19.57%) SCOM
18 9 (19.57%) MCDST
18 9 (19.57%) MCTS
18 9 (19.57%) MCITP
18 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2013
19 8 (17.39%) Firewall

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (41.30%) MS Exchange
2 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
4 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (6.52%) IIS
6 3 (6.52%) Lync
7 2 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
1 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) DNS
2 17 (36.96%) LAN
2 17 (36.96%) WAN
2 17 (36.96%) DHCP
3 8 (17.39%) Firewall
4 5 (10.87%) SAN
5 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.70%) Wireshark
5 4 (8.70%) iSCSI
5 4 (8.70%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.35%) Skype
6 2 (4.35%) VPN
6 2 (4.35%) VoIP
7 1 (2.17%) SMTP
7 1 (2.17%) RIP
7 1 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) MPLS
7 1 (2.17%) OSPF
7 1 (2.17%) BGP
7 1 (2.17%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Law
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Military
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
1 7 (15.22%) Administrator
2 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Administrator
2 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (6.52%) IT Support
3 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
3 3 (6.52%) Analyst
3 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Developer
4 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (4.35%) Operations Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Developer
4 2 (4.35%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Thin Client
1 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 44 (95.65%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (36.96%) Windows XP
5 16 (34.78%) Windows 7
6 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
8 4 (8.70%) Linux
8 4 (8.70%) Windows 2000
9 2 (4.35%) CentOS
10 1 (2.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) ITIL
2 15 (32.61%) Service Management
3 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.87%) Migration
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL V2
5 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.35%) Change Management
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps
6 2 (4.35%) Line Management
6 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.35%) Software Licensing
6 2 (4.35%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (23.91%) MCP
4 9 (19.57%) MCDST
4 9 (19.57%) MCTS
4 9 (19.57%) MCITP
5 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.70%) CCA
6 4 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (6.52%) Degree
7 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
8 2 (4.35%) CCNA
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.35%) MCSE
9 1 (2.17%) MCSA
9 1 (2.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.39%) VMware ESX
3 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.70%) XenApp
4 4 (8.70%) XenServer
4 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
4 4 (8.70%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (8.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) SCCM
1 9 (19.57%) SCOM
2 5 (10.87%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (8.70%) EdgeSight
3 4 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 34 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 23 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) Citrix
4 7 (15.22%) Cisco
5 6 (13.04%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) Symantec
6 4 (8.70%) NetApp
6 4 (8.70%) AppSense
7 3 (6.52%) Veeam
7 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.52%) Dell
8 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.17%) Kaseya
9 1 (2.17%) Juniper
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago