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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 33 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 32 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.77% 3.80% 4.53%
As % of the System Software category 65.31% 89.66% 65.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 30
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £20,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,373
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%
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
49 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.83% 4.24% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 41 21 46
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
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 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +5 11 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Clevedon -6 4 £26,500 +35.89%
Street +2 3 £40,500 +50.00%
Bridgwater - 2 £31,250 -
Taunton +5 1 £23,000 -34.28%
Ilminster - 1 £22,500 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (85.71%) Windows
2 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
3 21 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 17 (30.36%) DNS
5 16 (28.57%) SQL
5 16 (28.57%) IIS
6 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
7 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (25.00%) ITIL
7 14 (25.00%) VMware
7 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (23.21%) DHCP
9 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
9 12 (21.43%) Windows XP
9 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (19.64%) SAN
10 11 (19.64%) MCSE
11 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
11 10 (17.86%) Finance
12 9 (16.07%) Firewall
12 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
12 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (14.29%) vSphere
13 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
13 8 (14.29%) MVC
13 8 (14.29%) DTS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 16 (28.57%) IIS
3 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.57%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) assyst
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.79%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) DNS
2 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
3 13 (23.21%) DHCP
4 11 (19.64%) SAN
5 9 (16.07%) Firewall
6 7 (12.50%) LAN
7 6 (10.71%) Wireless
8 5 (8.93%) FTP
9 4 (7.14%) VLAN
10 3 (5.36%) WAN
10 3 (5.36%) VPN
10 3 (5.36%) VoIP
11 2 (3.57%) WLAN
11 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
11 2 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) DTS
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.36%) Advertising
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Developer
4 7 (12.50%) IT Support
4 7 (12.50%) AWS Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Desktop Support
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.36%) Support Technician
8 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.57%) Support Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) .NET
1 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) EPoS
2 2 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (85.71%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.57%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 8 (14.29%) MVC
3 6 (10.71%) Migration
3 6 (10.71%) Service Management
4 4 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (3.57%) Email Migration
5 2 (3.57%) Software Delivery
5 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.57%) Time Management
5 2 (3.57%) Project Management
5 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.57%) ERP
5 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.79%) ITSM
6 1 (1.79%) Information Security
6 1 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 8 (14.29%) C#
2 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.36%) Java
4 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (19.64%) MCSE
3 5 (8.93%) MCITP
4 4 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (7.14%) CCNA
4 4 (7.14%) CCA
4 4 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.36%) MCSA
5 3 (5.36%) Degree
6 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.79%) MCP
7 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) vSphere
2 4 (7.14%) XenDesktop
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) SCCM
2 3 (5.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (7.14%) Adobe
4 3 (5.36%) Citrix
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco
4 3 (5.36%) Sage
5 2 (3.57%) 3PAR
5 2 (3.57%) Lotus
5 2 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
Bath
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per hour, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago