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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 59 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +9
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 18 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.71% 11.44% 8.95%
As % of the System Software category 23.68% 45.35% 49.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 27
Average salary £26,500 £30,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.11% -4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,250 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,875
% change year-on-year
- -6.81%
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
76 86 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.90% 25.22% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 76 81 55
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 21 November 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 40 (93.02%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
3 28 (65.12%) VMware
4 23 (53.49%) Citrix
5 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
6 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (41.86%) Cisco
8 15 (34.88%) HP
8 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (30.23%) Windows XP
11 12 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
13 10 (23.26%) XenApp
13 10 (23.26%) Windows 8
13 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
14 9 (20.93%) Firewall
14 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
15 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
16 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
16 7 (16.28%) Windows Vista
16 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
17 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (13.95%) Clustering
17 6 (13.95%) Change Management
17 6 (13.95%) Office 365
17 6 (13.95%) Windows 2000 Server

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (9.30%) IIS
5 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.98%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.33%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) DHCP
2 5 (11.63%) DNS
3 4 (9.30%) Internet
4 3 (6.98%) VPN
4 3 (6.98%) SAN
4 3 (6.98%) NAS
5 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.33%) Wireless
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
1 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Support Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (23.26%) Administrator
3 7 (16.28%) Desktop Support
4 5 (11.63%) Deskside Support
4 5 (11.63%) IT Support
4 5 (11.63%) Desktop Support Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Desktop Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Security Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Security Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (93.02%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (30.23%) Windows XP
5 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
7 10 (23.26%) Windows 8
8 7 (16.28%) Windows Vista
9 6 (13.95%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (11.63%) Linux
11 2 (4.65%) CentOS
12 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Change Management
2 5 (11.63%) Change Control
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
4 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.65%) ITSM
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.30%) MCSE
5 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.33%) MCITP
6 1 (2.33%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.33%) CCNA
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (23.26%) XenApp
3 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (6.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 28 (65.12%) VMware
3 23 (53.49%) Citrix
4 18 (41.86%) Cisco
5 15 (34.88%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) Google
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.33%) Apple
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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