The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 34 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.69% 4.34% 3.87%
As % of the System Software category 58.62% 58.06% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 19
Average salary £22,500 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.35% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

System Software Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
58 62 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.70% 7.48% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 50 60 25
Average salary £35,000 £30,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £24,650 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Somerset region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Somerset

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Somerset

Active Directory
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +11 13 £21,500 -41.09% 1
Street +23 5 £25,000 -20.63%
Taunton +9 3 £16,500 -65.26% 3
Yeovil - 3 £33,800 -
Clevedon - 2 £26,500 -
Bridgwater +5 1 £27,500 -42.10%
Ilminster - 1 £22,500 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 59 (90.77%) Windows
2 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
3 26 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 22 (33.85%) DNS
4 22 (33.85%) VMware
5 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
6 16 (24.62%) SQL
7 15 (23.08%) SharePoint
7 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
8 14 (21.54%) ITIL
9 13 (20.00%) SAN
9 13 (20.00%) DHCP
10 12 (18.46%) Windows XP
10 12 (18.46%) IIS
10 12 (18.46%) MS Office
11 11 (16.92%) MCSE
11 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (15.38%) SCCM
12 10 (15.38%) Firewall
12 10 (15.38%) Finance
12 10 (15.38%) Windows 7
13 9 (13.85%) Service Management
13 9 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (12.31%) Marketing
14 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
14 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
14 8 (12.31%) vSphere
14 8 (12.31%) Data Centre

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 26 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 12 (18.46%) IIS
4 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.15%) Lync
6 2 (3.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Office
2 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) assyst
1 1 (1.54%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.85%) DNS
2 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
3 13 (20.00%) SAN
3 13 (20.00%) DHCP
4 10 (15.38%) Firewall
5 5 (7.69%) FTP
5 5 (7.69%) LAN
6 4 (6.15%) VPN
7 3 (4.62%) WAN
7 3 (4.62%) Wireless
8 2 (3.08%) VLAN
8 2 (3.08%) NAS
8 2 (3.08%) iBeacon
9 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.54%) VoIP
9 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) DTS
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
1 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Marketing
3 5 (7.69%) Legal
3 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Analyst
2 14 (21.54%) Support Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) IT Support
4 6 (9.23%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (9.23%) Support Technician
4 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 5 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.15%) Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 4 (6.15%) AWS Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) .NET
1 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
1 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.08%) iOS SDK
2 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.08%) User Experience
2 2 (3.08%) EPoS
2 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) iPhone
3 1 (1.54%) iPad
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 59 (90.77%) Windows
2 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (18.46%) Windows XP
5 10 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.15%) Windows 2000
7 4 (6.15%) Android
7 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
7 4 (6.15%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Vista
8 3 (4.62%) Linux
9 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) ITIL
2 9 (13.85%) Service Management
3 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.23%) Migration
4 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.15%) Project Management
6 4 (6.15%) MVC
6 4 (6.15%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (4.62%) People Management
8 2 (3.08%) Software Delivery
8 2 (3.08%) Email Migration
8 2 (3.08%) Line Management
8 2 (3.08%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.08%) Android Development
8 2 (3.08%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.08%) Release Management
8 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.08%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) SQL
2 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
2 4 (6.15%) C#
2 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.62%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) MCSE
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.77%) Degree
3 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.15%) MCITP
3 4 (6.15%) CCNA
3 4 (6.15%) CCA
3 4 (6.15%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.62%) MCSA
5 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.54%) MCP
6 1 (1.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.31%) vSphere
3 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) WSUS
3 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
2 22 (33.85%) VMware
3 4 (6.15%) Adobe
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco
4 3 (4.62%) HP
4 3 (4.62%) Veeam
4 3 (4.62%) Sage
5 2 (3.08%) Lotus
5 2 (3.08%) 3PAR
5 2 (3.08%) MobileIron
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
6 1 (1.54%) Avaya
6 1 (1.54%) NetApp
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Dell
6 1 (1.54%) EMC
6 1 (1.54%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.54%) Reuters
6 1 (1.54%) Bloomberg
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
GCS
Salary: Negotiable Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago