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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 60 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.36% 8.03% 6.74%
As % of the System Software category 60.61% 60.76% 59.77%
Number of salaries quoted 52 37 47
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £46,000 £48,200
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
99 79 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 15.44% 13.21% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 90 62 78
Median salary £34,000 £33,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -4 27 £24,000 -27.27% 5
Clevedon - 12 £34,000 -
Street +1 6 - -
Axbridge - 5 £30,000 -
Taunton -7 2 £36,250 +25.00%
Yeovil - 2 £20,000 -
Banwell - 2 £22,500 -
Cheddar - 1 £27,500 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 90 (94.74%) Windows
2 59 (62.11%) Windows Server
3 58 (61.05%) Microsoft
4 43 (45.26%) Linux
5 35 (36.84%) ITIL
6 33 (34.74%) IIS
6 33 (34.74%) VMware
7 32 (33.68%) Cisco
8 28 (29.47%) VPN
8 28 (29.47%) Office 365
9 27 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (28.42%) MS Excel
10 26 (27.37%) DNS
11 24 (25.26%) Apache
12 23 (24.21%) Tomcat
12 23 (24.21%) Citrix
13 22 (23.16%) MS Exchange
13 22 (23.16%) SQL Server
13 22 (23.16%) SQL
14 21 (22.11%) Firewall
15 20 (21.05%) SAN
16 19 (20.00%) .NET
16 19 (20.00%) ITIL V3
17 17 (17.89%) MS Office
17 17 (17.89%) Windows 7
17 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
17 17 (17.89%) Line Management
17 17 (17.89%) Data Centre
18 16 (16.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 16 (16.84%) C#

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (34.74%) IIS
2 24 (25.26%) Apache
3 23 (24.21%) Tomcat
4 22 (23.16%) MS Exchange
5 12 (12.63%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (12.63%) JBoss
6 11 (11.58%) Jetty
7 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.05%) Drupal
Applications
1 27 (28.42%) MS Excel
2 17 (17.89%) MS Office
3 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.16%) MS Project
5 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.47%) Office 365
2 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (13.68%) SaaS
5 12 (12.63%) IaaS
5 12 (12.63%) PaaS
6 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.47%) VPN
2 26 (27.37%) DNS
3 21 (22.11%) Firewall
4 20 (21.05%) SAN
5 15 (15.79%) DHCP
6 10 (10.53%) VoIP
7 7 (7.37%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (7.37%) VLAN
8 6 (6.32%) ADSL
8 6 (6.32%) TCP/IP
8 6 (6.32%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (5.26%) Kerberos
10 3 (3.16%) Intranet
10 3 (3.16%) LAN
10 3 (3.16%) WAN
11 2 (2.11%) NAS
11 2 (2.11%) OSPF
11 2 (2.11%) Skype
11 2 (2.11%) SSL
11 2 (2.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.58%) Eclipse
3 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (12.63%) Banking
2 7 (7.37%) Finance
3 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.21%) French Language
4 4 (4.21%) German Language
4 4 (4.21%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.05%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (20.00%) Analyst
2 18 (18.95%) Support Engineer
3 17 (17.89%) Support Analyst
4 12 (12.63%) Administrator
4 12 (12.63%) Architect
4 12 (12.63%) Cloud Architect
4 12 (12.63%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (12.63%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 9 (9.47%) Exchange Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) Exchange Support
6 9 (9.47%) Technical Support
7 8 (8.42%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (7.37%) Service Desk Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.32%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 6 (6.32%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Technical Support Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.00%) .NET
2 12 (12.63%) Middleware
3 5 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (5.26%) Entity Framework
3 5 (5.26%) HTML
3 5 (5.26%) RESTful
3 5 (5.26%) WCF
3 5 (5.26%) Web Services
3 5 (5.26%) WinForms
3 5 (5.26%) WPF
3 5 (5.26%) XML
3 5 (5.26%) XSLT
4 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (4.21%) EDI
4 4 (4.21%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.74%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (14.74%) Public Cloud
2 14 (14.74%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.16%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.11%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.11%) Replication
4 2 (2.11%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.05%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 90 (94.74%) Windows
2 59 (62.11%) Windows Server
3 43 (45.26%) Linux
4 17 (17.89%) Windows 7
5 16 (16.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (13.68%) Windows 10
7 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (11.58%) CentOS
8 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (7.37%) Unix
11 6 (6.32%) Android
11 6 (6.32%) VMS
12 5 (5.26%) Windows 8
13 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) ITIL
2 19 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 17 (17.89%) Line Management
4 16 (16.84%) Identity Management
5 15 (15.79%) DevOps
5 15 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 13 (13.68%) PRINCE2
7 12 (12.63%) Load Balancing
7 12 (12.63%) Mobile Device Management
7 12 (12.63%) TOGAF
7 12 (12.63%) Wealth Management
8 11 (11.58%) Service Management
9 10 (10.53%) Migration
9 10 (10.53%) Service Delivery
10 9 (9.47%) Email Migration
11 8 (8.42%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (6.32%) Change Control
13 6 (6.32%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (6.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.16%) SQL
2 16 (16.84%) C#
3 13 (13.68%) Java
4 11 (11.58%) PHP
5 7 (7.37%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.26%) XPath
6 5 (5.26%) XQuery
7 3 (3.16%) C
8 2 (2.11%) C++
8 2 (2.11%) Python
8 2 (2.11%) Ruby
8 2 (2.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (16.84%) CCNA
1 16 (16.84%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.74%) MCSE
3 13 (13.68%) Degree
4 12 (12.63%) EMC Certification
5 10 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared
7 8 (8.42%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.11%) MCSA
9 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.05%) CCENT
9 1 (1.05%) MCITP
9 1 (1.05%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (13.68%) Hyper-V
2 13 (13.68%) vSphere
3 4 (4.21%) Firmware
3 4 (4.21%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.11%) Docker
4 2 (2.11%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.05%) Postfix
5 1 (1.05%) Squid
5 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) AirWatch
2 5 (5.26%) SCOM
3 4 (4.21%) Nagios
4 3 (3.16%) SCCM
5 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.11%) Puppet
5 2 (2.11%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.05%) DameWare
6 1 (1.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (61.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (34.74%) VMware
3 32 (33.68%) Cisco
4 23 (24.21%) Citrix
5 13 (13.68%) EMC
6 12 (12.63%) IBM
6 12 (12.63%) Oracle
6 12 (12.63%) Red Hat
6 12 (12.63%) Software AG
7 8 (8.42%) HP
8 4 (4.21%) Adobe
8 4 (4.21%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.21%) Juniper
8 4 (4.21%) Sage
8 4 (4.21%) Veeam
9 3 (3.16%) Dell
10 2 (2.11%) Apple
10 2 (2.11%) CommVault
10 2 (2.11%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.11%) SonicWALL
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