The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 23 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 71 73 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.82% 8.33% 11.82%
As % of the System Software category 49.31% 63.48% 58.64%
Number of salaries quoted 71 63 87
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Active Directory
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

System Software Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
144 115 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 17.89% 13.13% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 138 102 149
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,625 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Southampton region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Southampton

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Southampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

1 127 (88.81%) Windows
2 105 (73.43%) Microsoft
3 54 (37.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (34.97%) MS Exchange
5 47 (32.87%) MS Excel
6 42 (29.37%) Citrix
6 42 (29.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (29.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (28.67%) MS Office
8 39 (27.27%) Windows XP
9 38 (26.57%) SQL
10 37 (25.87%) Windows 7
11 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
12 34 (23.78%) VMware
13 29 (20.28%) ITIL
14 28 (19.58%) SharePoint
15 27 (18.88%) TCP/IP
16 26 (18.18%) LAN
17 24 (16.78%) WAN
18 21 (14.69%) Firewall
18 21 (14.69%) Degree
19 20 (13.99%) SCCM
20 19 (13.29%) Root Cause Analysis
20 19 (13.29%) Windows 8
21 18 (12.59%) SLA
21 18 (12.59%) Software Deployment
22 17 (11.89%) DNS
22 17 (11.89%) Incident Management
23 16 (11.19%) SAN
23 16 (11.19%) Hyper-V

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 50 (34.97%) MS Exchange
2 28 (19.58%) SharePoint
3 13 (9.09%) Lync
4 12 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.90%) IIS
7 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.10%) WordPress
9 1 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 47 (32.87%) MS Excel
2 41 (28.67%) MS Office
3 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (7.69%) SalesLogix
2 4 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.80%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.70%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.88%) TCP/IP
2 26 (18.18%) LAN
3 24 (16.78%) WAN
4 21 (14.69%) Firewall
5 17 (11.89%) DNS
6 16 (11.19%) SAN
7 9 (6.29%) DHCP
7 9 (6.29%) VLAN
7 9 (6.29%) Network Security
8 7 (4.90%) VPN
9 6 (4.20%) IP Telephony
10 4 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.10%) Internet
11 3 (2.10%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.10%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.10%) Wireshark
12 2 (1.40%) Wireless
12 2 (1.40%) CTI
12 2 (1.40%) PBX
13 1 (0.70%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.99%) MS Access
4 8 (5.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.80%) MySQL
General
1 11 (7.69%) Finance
2 5 (3.50%) Back Office
3 4 (2.80%) Danish Language
3 4 (2.80%) Finnish Language
3 4 (2.80%) French Language
3 4 (2.80%) German Language
3 4 (2.80%) Italian Language
3 4 (2.80%) Norwegian Language
3 4 (2.80%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.40%) Advertising
5 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (24.48%) 2nd Line Support
2 31 (21.68%) Support Engineer
3 18 (12.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 18 (12.59%) IT Support
4 16 (11.19%) Desktop Support
5 14 (9.79%) Analyst
6 12 (8.39%) DBA
7 10 (6.99%) Administrator
8 9 (6.29%) Service Analyst
8 9 (6.29%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (5.59%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (5.59%) Technology Manager
10 7 (4.90%) Service Desk Technician
10 7 (4.90%) Help Desk Support
10 7 (4.90%) IT Manager
11 6 (4.20%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (4.20%) Support Technician
12 5 (3.50%) Server Engineer
12 5 (3.50%) IT Support Technician
12 5 (3.50%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.99%) .NET
1 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.80%) LAMP
3 3 (2.10%) WAP
4 2 (1.40%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.09%) AS400
1 13 (9.09%) iSeries
2 10 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.29%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.59%) Kindle
5 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.50%) iPhone
6 5 (3.50%) Clustering
6 5 (3.50%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.80%) PDA
7 4 (2.80%) iPad
8 3 (2.10%) CESG
9 2 (1.40%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.40%) Replication
9 2 (1.40%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.40%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 127 (88.81%) Windows
2 54 (37.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (29.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (29.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 37 (25.87%) Windows 7
6 19 (13.29%) Windows 8
7 13 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
8 11 (7.69%) Linux
9 5 (3.50%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.80%) Windows Phone
10 4 (2.80%) UNIX
11 3 (2.10%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.70%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.28%) ITIL
2 19 (13.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 18 (12.59%) Software Deployment
4 17 (11.89%) Incident Management
5 14 (9.79%) CRM
6 13 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 9 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.59%) Software Distribution
9 5 (3.50%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (3.50%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.50%) Stress Testing
9 5 (3.50%) Web Development
9 5 (3.50%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.80%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (2.80%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (2.80%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (2.10%) Service Management
11 3 (2.10%) Data Management
11 3 (2.10%) Ethical Hacking
11 3 (2.10%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.57%) SQL
2 15 (10.49%) T-SQL
3 12 (8.39%) VB
4 10 (6.99%) Python
4 10 (6.99%) PHP
5 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.40%) R
7 1 (0.70%) VBScript
7 1 (0.70%) C
7 1 (0.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (14.69%) Degree
2 14 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.39%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.39%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.29%) MCSE
5 8 (5.59%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (4.20%) MCITP
6 6 (4.20%) MCSA
7 4 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.10%) CISM
8 3 (2.10%) CEH
8 3 (2.10%) CCNA
8 3 (2.10%) CCA
8 3 (2.10%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.10%) CISSP
8 3 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.40%) MCP
10 1 (0.70%) MCT
10 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.59%) SLA
2 13 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (11.19%) Hyper-V
2 14 (9.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.20%) Terminal Services
4 5 (3.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (3.50%) XenApp
4 5 (3.50%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.80%) XenServer
5 4 (2.80%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.10%) vSphere
7 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 20 (13.99%) SCCM
2 15 (10.49%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.80%) SCOM
4 3 (2.10%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.40%) WSUS
6 1 (0.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 105 (73.43%) Microsoft
2 42 (29.37%) Citrix
3 34 (23.78%) VMware
4 11 (7.69%) Cisco
5 10 (6.99%) Remedy
6 9 (6.29%) Mitel
7 8 (5.59%) SonicWALL
8 6 (4.20%) Oracle
9 4 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.10%) AppSense
10 3 (2.10%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.40%) Veeam
11 2 (1.40%) Apple
11 2 (1.40%) IBM
11 2 (1.40%) Avaya
11 2 (1.40%) HP
11 2 (1.40%) Dell
12 1 (0.70%) Intel
12 1 (0.70%) Juniper
12 1 (0.70%) Siemens
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, private health, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 23 days ago