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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 37 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 36 48 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.90% 6.35% 4.02%
As % of the System Software category 63.16% 58.54% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 17
Average salary £23,250 £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.96% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,920 £47,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -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
57 82 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.34% 10.85% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45 74 20
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -4 19 £22,500 -40.78% 2
Street - 6 - -
Yeovil - 2 £33,800 -
Taunton - 1 £16,500 - 2
Active Directory
South West

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 63 (95.45%) Windows
2 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
3 29 (43.94%) DNS
4 28 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (39.39%) MS Exchange
5 26 (39.39%) VMware
6 23 (34.85%) TCP/IP
7 21 (31.82%) Firewall
7 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (25.76%) DHCP
9 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
10 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
10 14 (21.21%) MS Office
11 13 (19.70%) Windows 7
12 12 (18.18%) SharePoint
13 11 (16.67%) SQL
13 11 (16.67%) Finance
14 10 (15.15%) ITIL
14 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (13.64%) SAN
15 9 (13.64%) Marketing
15 9 (13.64%) SCCM
16 8 (12.12%) Degree
16 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
16 8 (12.12%) Cisco
16 8 (12.12%) Linux
17 7 (10.61%) IIS
17 7 (10.61%) HP
17 7 (10.61%) Legal

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (39.39%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.61%) IIS
3 7 (10.61%) Lync
4 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.03%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.52%) Apache
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Office
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.52%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (43.94%) DNS
2 23 (34.85%) TCP/IP
3 21 (31.82%) Firewall
4 17 (25.76%) DHCP
5 9 (13.64%) SAN
6 3 (4.55%) VPN
6 3 (4.55%) LAN
6 3 (4.55%) WAN
6 3 (4.55%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.03%) NAS
7 2 (3.03%) iBeacon
7 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.03%) Wireless
7 2 (3.03%) VLAN
8 1 (1.52%) Network Security
8 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.52%) PABX
8 1 (1.52%) SMTP
8 1 (1.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) DB2
3 1 (1.52%) Informix
3 1 (1.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Marketing
3 7 (10.61%) Legal
4 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Analyst
2 14 (21.21%) Support Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) IT Support
4 6 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) IT Support Technician
5 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 4 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 3 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Web Services
1 2 (3.03%) iOS SDK
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) J2EE
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) EJB
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) JSP
2 1 (1.52%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) XSD
2 1 (1.52%) Flash
2 1 (1.52%) JMS
2 1 (1.52%) WSDL
2 1 (1.52%) Middleware
2 1 (1.52%) Ajax
2 1 (1.52%) WCF
2 1 (1.52%) WPF
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.55%) iPhone
3 3 (4.55%) iPad
3 3 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.03%) EPoS
4 2 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Handset
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 63 (95.45%) Windows
2 28 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (19.70%) Windows 7
5 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.12%) Linux
7 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
8 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
9 4 (6.06%) Android
10 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.55%) Windows Phone
11 2 (3.03%) UNIX
12 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) Service Management
2 7 (10.61%) Incident Management
3 6 (9.09%) Migration
3 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.58%) Process Management
4 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.58%) Project Management
4 5 (7.58%) Release Management
4 5 (7.58%) Line Management
5 4 (6.06%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (6.06%) Security Patching
6 3 (4.55%) People Management
6 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.03%) ERP
7 2 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.03%) Email Migration
7 2 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) C#
2 2 (3.03%) Java
2 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.52%) Perl
3 1 (1.52%) C++
3 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.52%) VBA
3 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.06%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) MCSA
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.06%) vSphere
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.52%) Ansible
3 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
2 26 (39.39%) VMware
3 8 (12.12%) Cisco
4 7 (10.61%) HP
5 4 (6.06%) Citrix
5 4 (6.06%) Avaya
5 4 (6.06%) Veeam
6 3 (4.55%) Fujitsu
6 3 (4.55%) NetApp
6 3 (4.55%) Reuters
6 3 (4.55%) Bloomberg
6 3 (4.55%) Dell
6 3 (4.55%) EMC
6 3 (4.55%) IBM
7 2 (3.03%) Lotus
7 2 (3.03%) Sage
7 2 (3.03%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.03%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.52%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.52%) VeriFone
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago