The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 41 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 41 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.18% 4.06% 4.81%
As % of the System Software category 56.94% 82.14% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 26
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £20,875
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
72 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.09% 4.94% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 71 23 33
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,400 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
South West

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 28 £36,500 +37.73% 25
Minehead - 4 £25,000 -
Taunton - 4 £47,500 -
Bridgwater - 3 £47,500 -
Glastonbury - 3 £47,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 2 £21,000 -
Street - 1 £31,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £42,024 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 58 (86.57%) Windows
2 47 (70.15%) Microsoft
3 41 (61.19%) MS Exchange
4 32 (47.76%) VMware
5 27 (40.30%) Windows 7
6 26 (38.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (37.31%) Firewall
7 25 (37.31%) MS Excel
8 23 (34.33%) LAN
9 18 (26.87%) Citrix
9 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (25.37%) SAN
10 17 (25.37%) DHCP
10 17 (25.37%) DNS
10 17 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
12 15 (22.39%) WAN
13 14 (20.90%) SQL
13 14 (20.90%) Windows 8
13 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (19.40%) Windows XP
14 13 (19.40%) HP
15 12 (17.91%) IIS
15 12 (17.91%) Finance
16 11 (16.42%) Hyper-V
16 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
17 9 (13.43%) Linux
17 9 (13.43%) TCP/IP
17 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2007

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 41 (61.19%) MS Exchange
2 26 (38.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (17.91%) IIS
4 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
5 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.97%) Lync
6 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.49%) CMS
9 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.49%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (37.31%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.31%) Firewall
2 23 (34.33%) LAN
3 17 (25.37%) DHCP
3 17 (25.37%) DNS
3 17 (25.37%) SAN
4 15 (22.39%) WAN
5 9 (13.43%) TCP/IP
6 7 (10.45%) VPN
6 7 (10.45%) Internet
6 7 (10.45%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (8.96%) Intranet
8 5 (7.46%) VLAN
9 4 (5.97%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (5.97%) Wireless
9 4 (5.97%) VoIP
10 3 (4.48%) Ethernet
10 3 (4.48%) IPv4
10 3 (4.48%) IPv6
11 1 (1.49%) MPLS
11 1 (1.49%) DASS2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.99%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.49%) MSI
1 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Front Office
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Analyst
2 16 (23.88%) Support Engineer
3 12 (17.91%) Technical Engineer
4 11 (16.42%) IT Support
4 11 (16.42%) Support Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) Technical Support
6 9 (13.43%) Administrator
6 9 (13.43%) Technical Support Engineer
7 8 (11.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (11.94%) Consultant
7 8 (11.94%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (10.45%) Desktop Support
8 7 (10.45%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (10.45%) Support Consultant
8 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (10.45%) Technical Support Consultant
9 6 (8.96%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (7.46%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (7.46%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (5.97%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) HTML
1 4 (5.97%) .NET
1 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
1 4 (5.97%) CSS
2 3 (4.48%) jQuery
3 2 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.97%) Open Source
3 3 (4.48%) PDA
4 2 (2.99%) DTV
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) Tandem
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (86.57%) Windows
2 27 (40.30%) Windows 7
3 25 (37.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (20.90%) Windows 8
5 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (19.40%) Windows XP
7 9 (13.43%) Linux
8 5 (7.46%) UNIX
9 2 (2.99%) AIX
9 2 (2.99%) SUSE
9 2 (2.99%) Debian
9 2 (2.99%) Fedora
9 2 (2.99%) CentOS
10 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
2 7 (10.45%) ITIL
3 4 (5.97%) Service Management
3 4 (5.97%) Software Deployment
4 3 (4.48%) Project Management
4 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.99%) Change Management
5 2 (2.99%) Migration
5 2 (2.99%) Programme Management
5 2 (2.99%) Network Design
5 2 (2.99%) DevOps
5 2 (2.99%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.49%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.49%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.49%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.49%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (1.49%) Data Management
6 1 (1.49%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
3 4 (5.97%) C#
3 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.48%) Perl
4 3 (4.48%) Python
4 3 (4.48%) Ruby
5 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.46%) MCITP
3 4 (5.97%) MCSE
4 3 (4.48%) MCP
5 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) CCNA
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.49%) MCSA
6 1 (1.49%) MCT
6 1 (1.49%) CNE
6 1 (1.49%) Novell Certification
6 1 (1.49%) CWNA
6 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.49%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (16.42%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.46%) XenServer
3 5 (7.46%) Terminal Services
4 3 (4.48%) MetaFrame
4 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.48%) XenApp
4 3 (4.48%) Xen
5 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.49%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.49%) MOM
2 1 (1.49%) WSUS
2 1 (1.49%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (70.15%) Microsoft
2 32 (47.76%) VMware
3 18 (26.87%) Citrix
4 13 (19.40%) HP
5 8 (11.94%) Cisco
6 4 (5.97%) Dell
6 4 (5.97%) Apple
7 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.48%) Avaya
7 3 (4.48%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.99%) NetApp
8 2 (2.99%) Nortel
8 2 (2.99%) SAP
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle
9 1 (1.49%) IBM
9 1 (1.49%) Adobe
9 1 (1.49%) Siemens
9 1 (1.49%) Lotus
9 1 (1.49%) Altiris
9 1 (1.49%) ProCurve
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