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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 34 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 52 97 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.18% 13.60% 13.08%
As % of the System Software category 41.94% 72.39% 63.19%
Number of salaries quoted 41 75 107
Median salary £29,000 £35,000 £31,349
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +11.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £40,795
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,368 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.52% +5.74%
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
124 134 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 17.13% 18.79% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 111 104 165
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 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 28 July 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Southampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 142 (92.21%) Windows
2 121 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 103 (66.88%) Windows Server
4 82 (53.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (50.65%) MS Exchange
6 60 (38.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 57 (37.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 57 (37.01%) MS Excel
8 54 (35.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 53 (34.42%) VMware
10 49 (31.82%) Citrix
11 35 (22.73%) Cisco
12 33 (21.43%) DNS
13 32 (20.78%) DHCP
14 31 (20.13%) PowerShell
15 30 (19.48%) XenApp
15 30 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
16 29 (18.83%) Exchange Server 2013
17 26 (16.88%) Security Cleared
17 26 (16.88%) Retail
18 25 (16.23%) Firewall
18 25 (16.23%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (16.23%) SC Cleared
18 25 (16.23%) Skype for Business
19 23 (14.94%) LAN
19 23 (14.94%) Office 365
20 22 (14.29%) SAN
21 21 (13.64%) IIS
21 21 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
22 20 (12.99%) MS Office

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 78 (50.65%) MS Exchange
2 60 (38.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (18.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (16.23%) Skype for Business
5 21 (13.64%) IIS
6 13 (8.44%) SharePoint
7 10 (6.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 57 (37.01%) MS Excel
2 20 (12.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (14.94%) Office 365
3 12 (7.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.43%) DNS
2 32 (20.78%) DHCP
3 25 (16.23%) Firewall
4 23 (14.94%) LAN
5 22 (14.29%) SAN
6 19 (12.34%) WAN
7 18 (11.69%) VPN
8 14 (9.09%) NetScaler
8 14 (9.09%) VoIP
9 13 (8.44%) Network Security
10 10 (6.49%) TCP/IP
11 6 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (3.90%) SSL
12 3 (1.95%) Internet
12 3 (1.95%) Intranet
12 3 (1.95%) Skype
13 2 (1.30%) NAS
14 1 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 26 (16.88%) Retail
2 5 (3.25%) Finance
3 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.30%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (25.97%) Analyst
2 32 (20.78%) IT Engineer
3 30 (19.48%) Support Engineer
4 28 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
5 24 (15.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (15.58%) Support Analyst
6 23 (14.94%) IT Support
7 18 (11.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 17 (11.04%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 17 (11.04%) Technical Support
8 17 (11.04%) Windows Engineer
9 15 (9.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 15 (9.74%) Service Analyst
9 15 (9.74%) Service Desk Analyst
9 15 (9.74%) Technical Specialist
10 14 (9.09%) Citrix Support
10 14 (9.09%) Citrix Support Analyst
10 14 (9.09%) Consultant
10 14 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 14 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.55%) COM
2 3 (1.95%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.65%) .NET
3 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.79%) Clustering
2 12 (7.79%) Fat Client
2 12 (7.79%) Thin Client
3 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.30%) PKI
5 2 (1.30%) Statistics
5 2 (1.30%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.65%) CESG
6 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.65%) Handset
6 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 142 (92.21%) Windows
2 103 (66.88%) Windows Server
3 82 (53.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (37.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (35.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (11.69%) Windows XP
7 16 (10.39%) Windows 7
8 11 (7.14%) Linux
9 10 (6.49%) Windows 8
10 9 (5.84%) Solaris
11 6 (3.90%) Android
11 6 (3.90%) Apple iOS
11 6 (3.90%) Windows 10
11 6 (3.90%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (3.90%) Windows Phone
11 6 (3.90%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.95%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.99%) ITIL
2 14 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 12 (7.79%) Analytics
3 12 (7.79%) Change Management
3 12 (7.79%) Data Analytics
3 12 (7.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 10 (6.49%) Problem Management
5 9 (5.84%) Performance Management
6 5 (3.25%) Capacity Management
6 5 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (3.25%) Service Delivery
7 4 (2.60%) CRM
7 4 (2.60%) Presales
7 4 (2.60%) Project Management
7 4 (2.60%) Service Management
7 4 (2.60%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 3 (1.95%) Process Management
8 3 (1.95%) Time Management
9 2 (1.30%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.13%) PowerShell
2 10 (6.49%) VBScript
3 4 (2.60%) SQL
4 2 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (16.88%) Security Cleared
2 25 (16.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (16.23%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.44%) Degree
4 10 (6.49%) CCNA
4 10 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.84%) MCSE
6 4 (2.60%) MCITP
6 4 (2.60%) MCSA
7 3 (1.95%) CISSP
7 3 (1.95%) MCP
8 2 (1.30%) CCA
8 2 (1.30%) CCEA
8 2 (1.30%) CCIE
8 2 (1.30%) CCNP
8 2 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.30%) MCDBA
8 2 (1.30%) MCDST
8 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.65%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.44%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (19.48%) XenApp
2 21 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.39%) XenDesktop
4 9 (5.84%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.19%) vSphere
6 2 (1.30%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.65%) vCloud
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (9.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 12 (7.79%) DatAdvantage
2 12 (7.79%) Failover Clustering
2 12 (7.79%) Microsoft Clustering
2 12 (7.79%) SCOM
3 2 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.30%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.30%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 121 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 53 (34.42%) VMware
3 49 (31.82%) Citrix
4 35 (22.73%) Cisco
5 19 (12.34%) CA
6 14 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
6 14 (9.09%) F5
6 14 (9.09%) HP
6 14 (9.09%) Stonesoft
7 12 (7.79%) Varonis
7 12 (7.79%) Wyse
8 11 (7.14%) EMC
9 7 (4.55%) Cyber-Ark
9 7 (4.55%) Dell
9 7 (4.55%) Infoblox
10 6 (3.90%) NetApp
10 6 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (3.25%) Sophos
12 3 (1.95%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.95%) IBM
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