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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 58 33
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -25
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 27 12 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.38% 1.97% 6.78%
As % of the System Software category 69.23% 36.36% 67.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 41
Average salary £32,500 £39,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +49.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,680 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
39 33 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.77% 5.43% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 64
Average salary £35,500 £39,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.12% +46.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +7 11 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Street +6 7 £27,000 -48.57%
Taunton -1 4 £22,750 -3.92% 2
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 45 (78.95%) Windows
2 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
3 23 (40.35%) ITIL
4 20 (35.09%) VMware
5 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 18 (31.58%) Windows 7
7 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (21.05%) DNS
9 12 (21.05%) DHCP
9 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (19.30%) Cisco
11 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
11 10 (17.54%) IIS
11 10 (17.54%) Service Management
12 9 (15.79%) Firewall
12 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
14 7 (12.28%) SAN
14 7 (12.28%) Finance
14 7 (12.28%) Windows 8
15 6 (10.53%) Line Management
15 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (10.53%) MVC

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.54%) IIS
3 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.51%) Apache
7 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.75%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Office
3 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) assyst
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 12 (21.05%) DNS
2 12 (21.05%) DHCP
3 9 (15.79%) Firewall
4 7 (12.28%) SAN
5 5 (8.77%) LAN
5 5 (8.77%) WAN
6 4 (7.02%) FTP
6 4 (7.02%) VPN
7 3 (5.26%) VLAN
7 3 (5.26%) Wireless
8 2 (3.51%) SSL
8 2 (3.51%) HTTP
8 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.51%) VoIP
8 2 (3.51%) WLAN
9 1 (1.75%) Intranet
9 1 (1.75%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) DTS
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Law
2 4 (7.02%) Advertising
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) IT Support
2 9 (15.79%) Team Leader
3 7 (12.28%) Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 6 (10.53%) Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Network Team Leader
5 5 (8.77%) Business Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.26%) Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) XML
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) J2EE
3 1 (1.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.75%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 45 (78.95%) Windows
2 18 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.28%) Windows 8
6 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.02%) Linux
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.51%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.51%) UNIX
10 1 (1.75%) AIX
10 1 (1.75%) Solaris
10 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Service Management
3 6 (10.53%) Line Management
3 6 (10.53%) MVC
3 6 (10.53%) Performance Management
4 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
4 5 (8.77%) ITSM
5 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.26%) People Management
7 2 (3.51%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (3.51%) Time Management
7 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.75%) Information Security
8 1 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) C#
1 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 6 (10.53%) T-SQL
2 3 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) C
3 1 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.53%) MCSE
3 5 (8.77%) Degree
3 5 (8.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (7.02%) MCITP
4 4 (7.02%) CCNA
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.26%) MCP
5 3 (5.26%) CCA
5 3 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) HND
7 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.26%) vSphere
3 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.51%) Xen
4 2 (3.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) Hyperic
2 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (35.09%) VMware
3 11 (19.30%) Cisco
4 6 (10.53%) NetApp
4 6 (10.53%) Citrix
5 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.26%) IBM
7 2 (3.51%) Remedy
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle
8 1 (1.75%) Veeam
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