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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 22 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 66 80 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.68% 9.47% 12.14%
As % of the System Software category 51.16% 63.49% 60.47%
Number of salaries quoted 66 75 95
Average salary £25,250 £24,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.20% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £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
129 126 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.97% 14.91% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 122 119 162
Average salary £38,375 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 26 November 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Southampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 151 (87.79%) Windows
2 111 (64.53%) Microsoft
3 68 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (36.05%) MS Exchange
4 62 (36.05%) VMware
5 58 (33.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 58 (33.72%) Citrix
6 57 (33.14%) Windows 7
7 51 (29.65%) MS Excel
7 51 (29.65%) SQL
8 48 (27.91%) SQL Server
9 42 (24.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (23.26%) MS Office
10 40 (23.26%) Windows XP
11 35 (20.35%) DNS
11 35 (20.35%) Windows 8
12 29 (16.86%) TCP/IP
13 28 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 28 (16.28%) SharePoint
14 27 (15.70%) Linux
14 27 (15.70%) ITIL
14 27 (15.70%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (15.12%) LAN
16 25 (14.53%) WAN
16 25 (14.53%) Cisco
16 25 (14.53%) MCSE
17 24 (13.95%) DHCP
17 24 (13.95%) Degree
18 22 (12.79%) SCCM
19 21 (12.21%) Network Security

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 62 (36.05%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.28%) SharePoint
3 21 (12.21%) IIS
4 19 (11.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (10.47%) Tomcat
6 15 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (7.56%) Lync
9 1 (0.58%) WordPress
9 1 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 51 (29.65%) MS Excel
2 40 (23.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (6.98%) SalesLogix
2 4 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.33%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.58%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (20.35%) DNS
2 29 (16.86%) TCP/IP
3 26 (15.12%) LAN
4 25 (14.53%) WAN
5 24 (13.95%) DHCP
6 21 (12.21%) Network Security
7 19 (11.05%) Firewall
8 13 (7.56%) SAN
9 9 (5.23%) VLAN
10 6 (3.49%) Wireless
10 6 (3.49%) IP Telephony
10 6 (3.49%) VPN
11 4 (2.33%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.74%) Internet
13 2 (1.16%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.16%) Wireshark
13 2 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.16%) LDAP
14 1 (0.58%) ADSL
14 1 (0.58%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.88%) MySQL
3 14 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.65%) MS Access
5 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.16%) QlikView
6 2 (1.16%) Pentaho
General
1 11 (6.40%) Finance
2 7 (4.07%) Back Office
3 5 (2.91%) Danish Language
3 5 (2.91%) Finnish Language
3 5 (2.91%) French Language
3 5 (2.91%) German Language
3 5 (2.91%) Italian Language
3 5 (2.91%) Norwegian Language
3 5 (2.91%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (22.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 33 (19.19%) Support Engineer
3 25 (14.53%) Analyst
4 22 (12.79%) IT Support
5 20 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 17 (9.88%) Desktop Support
7 13 (7.56%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (6.98%) Administrator
8 12 (6.98%) Service Analyst
9 10 (5.81%) DBA
10 9 (5.23%) Security Specialist
10 9 (5.23%) Information Security Specialist
10 9 (5.23%) Information Specialist
11 8 (4.65%) Support Specialist
11 8 (4.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 7 (4.07%) Applications Specialist
12 7 (4.07%) Help Desk Support
12 7 (4.07%) Applications Support
12 7 (4.07%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.47%) LAMP
2 8 (4.65%) .NET
2 8 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.58%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.47%) Clustering
2 14 (8.14%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.56%) AS400
3 13 (7.56%) iSeries
4 12 (6.98%) Kindle
5 9 (5.23%) CESG
6 8 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.91%) iPhone
8 4 (2.33%) iPad
9 3 (1.74%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.74%) PDA
10 2 (1.16%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.16%) Replication
10 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.16%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.58%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 151 (87.79%) Windows
2 68 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (33.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 57 (33.14%) Windows 7
5 42 (24.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (23.26%) Windows XP
7 35 (20.35%) Windows 8
8 27 (15.70%) Linux
9 13 (7.56%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (2.91%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.91%) UNIX
11 3 (1.74%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.16%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.58%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.70%) ITIL
2 19 (11.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 18 (10.47%) Incident Management
4 15 (8.72%) Software Deployment
4 15 (8.72%) CRM
5 13 (7.56%) Asset Management
6 9 (5.23%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (5.23%) Risk Management
6 9 (5.23%) Information Security
7 8 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (4.65%) Software Distribution
8 7 (4.07%) Data Management
8 7 (4.07%) Requirements Management
8 7 (4.07%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.07%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.91%) Service Management
9 5 (2.91%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.91%) Web Development
10 4 (2.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.65%) SQL
2 14 (8.14%) T-SQL
3 10 (5.81%) VB
4 8 (4.65%) Python
4 8 (4.65%) PHP
5 3 (1.74%) R
6 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.58%) VBScript
6 1 (0.58%) C
6 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (14.53%) MCSE
3 24 (13.95%) Degree
4 12 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.98%) Security Cleared
5 9 (5.23%) MCITP
5 9 (5.23%) MCSA
5 9 (5.23%) CISSP
5 9 (5.23%) CISM
5 9 (5.23%) CEH
6 5 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.74%) CCNA
7 3 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.16%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.16%) CCA
8 2 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.16%) MCDST
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.58%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.05%) SLA
2 18 (10.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (15.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (11.63%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.23%) XenDesktop
4 8 (4.65%) vSphere
5 7 (4.07%) XenApp
6 5 (2.91%) XenServer
6 5 (2.91%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.74%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.16%) NFS
9 2 (1.16%) Samba
9 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (12.79%) SCCM
2 17 (9.88%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.74%) SCOM
4 2 (1.16%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.16%) WSUS
4 2 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.58%) MOM
Vendors
1 111 (64.53%) Microsoft
2 62 (36.05%) VMware
3 58 (33.72%) Citrix
4 25 (14.53%) Cisco
5 20 (11.63%) Oracle
6 12 (6.98%) Remedy
7 8 (4.65%) HP
8 7 (4.07%) Mitel
8 7 (4.07%) SonicWALL
9 4 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.74%) Apple
10 3 (1.74%) Dell
10 3 (1.74%) IBM
11 2 (1.16%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.16%) Cognos
11 2 (1.16%) Symantec
11 2 (1.16%) Avaya
11 2 (1.16%) Veeam
11 2 (1.16%) AppSense
Southampton, Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday plus more
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16500 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago