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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 52 40 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.51% 6.75% 7.03%
As % of the System Software category 55.91% 67.80% 65.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 50
Median salary £28,000 £25,750 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.73% -16.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £47,050
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
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
93 59 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.44% 9.95% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 82 48 75
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -10 19 £23,500 -14.54% 7
Clevedon - 13 £28,000 - 1
Street -1 8 - -
Axbridge - 4 £30,000 -
Taunton -21 3 £32,000 +93.93%
Yeovil +6 1 £20,000 -40.82%
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 70 (90.91%) Windows
2 50 (64.94%) Windows Server
3 49 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 27 (35.06%) Linux
5 26 (33.77%) Cisco
5 26 (33.77%) Office 365
6 25 (32.47%) VPN
7 24 (31.17%) DNS
7 24 (31.17%) VMware
8 22 (28.57%) Firewall
8 22 (28.57%) ITIL
9 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 21 (27.27%) MS Exchange
10 20 (25.97%) IIS
10 20 (25.97%) SQL
11 18 (23.38%) Citrix
12 17 (22.08%) SAN
12 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
13 16 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (19.48%) Line Management
14 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
14 15 (19.48%) MS Office
14 15 (19.48%) DHCP
15 14 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (18.18%) CCNA
15 14 (18.18%) Windows 7
16 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (16.88%) ITIL V3
16 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (15.58%) MCSE

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 21 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 20 (25.97%) IIS
3 12 (15.58%) Apache
3 12 (15.58%) Tomcat
4 10 (12.99%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (12.99%) JBoss
5 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.60%) Jetty
8 1 (1.30%) Drupal
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 15 (19.48%) MS Office
3 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.60%) MS Project
5 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (33.77%) Office 365
2 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (14.29%) SaaS
4 10 (12.99%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (12.99%) IaaS
4 10 (12.99%) PaaS
5 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.47%) VPN
2 24 (31.17%) DNS
3 22 (28.57%) Firewall
4 17 (22.08%) SAN
5 15 (19.48%) DHCP
6 9 (11.69%) VoIP
7 7 (9.09%) VLAN
8 6 (7.79%) ADSL
8 6 (7.79%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
8 6 (7.79%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (5.19%) Kerberos
10 3 (3.90%) Intranet
10 3 (3.90%) LAN
10 3 (3.90%) WAN
11 2 (2.60%) NAS
11 2 (2.60%) OSPF
11 2 (2.60%) SSL
11 2 (2.60%) Wireless
11 2 (2.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (12.99%) Banking
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) French Language
4 2 (2.60%) German Language
4 2 (2.60%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (18.18%) Analyst
2 12 (15.58%) Support Analyst
2 12 (15.58%) Support Engineer
3 10 (12.99%) Administrator
3 10 (12.99%) Architect
3 10 (12.99%) Cloud Architect
3 10 (12.99%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (11.69%) Exchange Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Exchange Support
4 9 (11.69%) Technical Support
5 7 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.79%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) IT Support
8 4 (5.19%) Desktop Support
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) IT Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) Middleware
2 9 (11.69%) .NET
3 4 (5.19%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (5.19%) Entity Framework
3 4 (5.19%) HTML
3 4 (5.19%) RESTful
3 4 (5.19%) WCF
3 4 (5.19%) Web Services
3 4 (5.19%) WinForms
3 4 (5.19%) WPF
3 4 (5.19%) XML
3 4 (5.19%) XSLT
4 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.60%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
2 12 (15.58%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (15.58%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (12.99%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.60%) AS400
4 2 (2.60%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.60%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.60%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.60%) Replication
4 2 (2.60%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 70 (90.91%) Windows
2 50 (64.94%) Windows Server
3 27 (35.06%) Linux
4 14 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 11 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (7.79%) Android
8 6 (7.79%) Unix
8 6 (7.79%) VMS
8 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.60%) CentOS
10 2 (2.60%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.57%) ITIL
2 15 (19.48%) Line Management
3 13 (16.88%) ITIL V3
4 12 (15.58%) Mentoring
5 11 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 10 (12.99%) DevOps
6 10 (12.99%) Identity Management
6 10 (12.99%) Load Balancing
6 10 (12.99%) Migration
6 10 (12.99%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (12.99%) TOGAF
6 10 (12.99%) Wealth Management
7 9 (11.69%) Email Migration
8 7 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.79%) Change Control
9 6 (7.79%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (6.49%) Service Management
10 5 (6.49%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (5.19%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.97%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) C#
2 6 (7.79%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.19%) Java
3 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.19%) XPath
3 4 (5.19%) XQuery
4 3 (3.90%) C
5 2 (2.60%) C++
5 2 (2.60%) PHP
5 2 (2.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) CCNA
1 14 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (15.58%) MCSE
4 11 (14.29%) Degree
5 10 (12.99%) EMC Certification
5 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
6 9 (11.69%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.49%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.30%) MCITP
8 1 (1.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.58%) vSphere
3 6 (7.79%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.19%) Firmware
5 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) AirWatch
2 4 (5.19%) SCOM
3 3 (3.90%) Nagios
3 3 (3.90%) SCCM
4 1 (1.30%) DameWare
4 1 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 49 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 26 (33.77%) Cisco
3 24 (31.17%) VMware
4 18 (23.38%) Citrix
5 10 (12.99%) EMC
5 10 (12.99%) IBM
5 10 (12.99%) Oracle
5 10 (12.99%) Software AG
6 6 (7.79%) HP
7 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.19%) Juniper
8 3 (3.90%) Adobe
8 3 (3.90%) Sage
8 3 (3.90%) Veeam
9 2 (2.60%) Apple
9 2 (2.60%) Dell
9 2 (2.60%) Fujitsu
9 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.60%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.60%) SonicWALL
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