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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 29 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.26% 4.59% 2.99%
As % of the System Software category 55.77% 75.56% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 19
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,700 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
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
52 45 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.44% 6.07% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 31
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +10 11 £23,000 -28.12%
Clevedon -7 4 £26,500 +35.89%
Bridgwater +10 2 £31,250 -34.21%
Street +8 2 £25,000 -20.63% 1
Taunton +5 1 £20,500 -56.84% 2
Ilminster - 1 £22,500 -
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 33 (55.93%) Microsoft
3 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
4 21 (35.59%) DNS
5 19 (32.20%) VMware
6 18 (30.51%) TCP/IP
7 16 (27.12%) SQL
7 16 (27.12%) IIS
8 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
8 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (22.03%) ITIL
9 13 (22.03%) Windows XP
9 13 (22.03%) DHCP
10 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (18.64%) SAN
11 11 (18.64%) MCSE
12 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
12 10 (16.95%) Finance
12 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
13 9 (15.25%) SCCM
13 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
13 9 (15.25%) MS Office
14 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
14 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
14 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
14 8 (13.56%) .NET
14 8 (13.56%) C#
14 8 (13.56%) JavaScript

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
2 16 (27.12%) IIS
3 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
4 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.39%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.69%) Lync
8 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
1 9 (15.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) assyst
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.69%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Office 365
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) DNS
2 18 (30.51%) TCP/IP
3 13 (22.03%) DHCP
4 11 (18.64%) SAN
5 7 (11.86%) Firewall
5 7 (11.86%) LAN
6 6 (10.17%) Wireless
7 5 (8.47%) FTP
8 4 (6.78%) VPN
8 4 (6.78%) VLAN
9 3 (5.08%) WAN
9 3 (5.08%) VoIP
10 2 (3.39%) WLAN
10 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
10 2 (3.39%) NAS
11 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) DTS
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
1 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Analyst
2 11 (18.64%) Support Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) IT Support
4 8 (13.56%) Developer
5 7 (11.86%) AWS Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Support Technician
6 6 (10.17%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support
8 4 (6.78%) 1st Line Support Technician
8 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (3.39%) Technical Support
10 2 (3.39%) Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
1 8 (13.56%) .NET
1 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.39%) EPoS
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (22.03%) Windows XP
4 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.78%) Windows 2000
8 3 (5.08%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.39%) Android
9 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) ITIL
2 8 (13.56%) MVC
3 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.17%) Migration
5 5 (8.47%) Service Management
6 4 (6.78%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (3.39%) ERP
7 2 (3.39%) Project Management
7 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.39%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.39%) Time Management
7 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.39%) Software Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Email Migration
8 1 (1.69%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.69%) Information Security
8 1 (1.69%) ITSM
8 1 (1.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) T-SQL
2 8 (13.56%) C#
2 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.08%) Java
4 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.64%) MCSE
3 5 (8.47%) MCITP
4 4 (6.78%) CCNA
4 4 (6.78%) CCA
4 4 (6.78%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.78%) Degree
4 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.08%) MCSA
6 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.56%) vSphere
3 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) SCCM
2 3 (5.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (55.93%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.20%) VMware
3 4 (6.78%) Adobe
3 4 (6.78%) Citrix
4 3 (5.08%) Sage
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco
5 2 (3.39%) Lotus
5 2 (3.39%) HP
5 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £17,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
networx
Salary: £33,800 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheddar, Somerset
Robert Half
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Taunton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Old Street, London, South East
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago