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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 26 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 56 67 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.42% 10.28% 9.08%
As % of the System Software category 39.16% 72.83% 51.33%
Number of salaries quoted 47 62 70
Median salary £26,000 £35,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £22,075 £18,450
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
143 92 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.50% 14.11% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 131 83 134
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £20,525
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 27 September 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Southampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 114 (88.37%) Windows
2 92 (71.32%) Microsoft
3 74 (57.36%) Windows Server
4 72 (55.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (43.41%) VMware
6 52 (40.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (37.21%) MS Exchange
8 47 (36.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 46 (35.66%) Citrix
10 38 (29.46%) Cisco
11 34 (26.36%) MS Excel
12 32 (24.81%) Exchange Server 2010
13 29 (22.48%) PowerShell
14 26 (20.16%) Windows 7
14 26 (20.16%) DNS
15 25 (19.38%) IIS
15 25 (19.38%) SC Cleared
15 25 (19.38%) Security Cleared
15 25 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure
16 24 (18.60%) DHCP
17 23 (17.83%) LAN
17 23 (17.83%) Hyper-V
18 22 (17.05%) Degree
18 22 (17.05%) ITIL
19 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
19 21 (16.28%) Windows 8
20 20 (15.50%) WAN
21 19 (14.73%) Skype for Business
22 18 (13.95%) Office 365

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 48 (37.21%) MS Exchange
2 32 (24.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (19.38%) IIS
4 19 (14.73%) Skype for Business
5 14 (10.85%) SharePoint
6 13 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (7.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (26.36%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (13.95%) Office 365
3 6 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.16%) DNS
2 24 (18.60%) DHCP
3 23 (17.83%) LAN
4 20 (15.50%) WAN
5 18 (13.95%) Firewall
6 15 (11.63%) VoIP
6 15 (11.63%) VPN
7 14 (10.85%) NetScaler
8 12 (9.30%) Network Security
8 12 (9.30%) SSL
9 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
10 6 (4.65%) SAN
11 4 (3.10%) VLAN
11 4 (3.10%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (2.33%) Skype
13 2 (1.55%) Internet
13 2 (1.55%) Intranet
13 2 (1.55%) NAS
13 2 (1.55%) Unified Communications
14 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.55%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (10.08%) Retail
2 6 (4.65%) Finance
2 6 (4.65%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (32.56%) Support Engineer
2 37 (28.68%) Analyst
3 31 (24.03%) IT Engineer
4 26 (20.16%) IT Support
5 19 (14.73%) Support Analyst
6 17 (13.18%) Service Analyst
6 17 (13.18%) Service Desk Analyst
7 16 (12.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (12.40%) Infrastructure Support
7 16 (12.40%) IT Support Engineer
8 15 (11.63%) Applications Support
8 15 (11.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 15 (11.63%) Windows Engineer
9 13 (10.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 13 (10.08%) Technical Support
10 12 (9.30%) Applications Engineer
10 12 (9.30%) Applications Support Engineer
10 12 (9.30%) Network Engineer
10 12 (9.30%) Network Security Engineer
10 12 (9.30%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.30%) COM
2 4 (3.10%) Web Services
3 2 (1.55%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.78%) .NET
4 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) Clustering
2 12 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.53%) Fat Client
3 11 (8.53%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.55%) IPTV
6 2 (1.55%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.78%) CESG
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) PKI
7 1 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 114 (88.37%) Windows
2 74 (57.36%) Windows Server
3 72 (55.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (40.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (36.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (20.16%) Windows 7
7 21 (16.28%) Windows 8
8 16 (12.40%) Windows 10
8 16 (12.40%) Windows XP
9 13 (10.08%) Apple iOS
10 12 (9.30%) Android
10 12 (9.30%) Windows Mobile
10 12 (9.30%) Windows Phone
11 8 (6.20%) Linux
12 4 (3.10%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.55%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.05%) ITIL
2 12 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (9.30%) Network Architecture
3 11 (8.53%) Analytics
3 11 (8.53%) Change Management
3 11 (8.53%) Data Analytics
3 11 (8.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 7 (5.43%) Problem Management
5 6 (4.65%) Migration
6 5 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.10%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.33%) CRM
8 3 (2.33%) Presales
8 3 (2.33%) Project Management
8 3 (2.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 3 (2.33%) Time Management
9 2 (1.55%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (1.55%) Content Management
9 2 (1.55%) Process Management
9 2 (1.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.48%) PowerShell
2 9 (6.98%) VBScript
3 4 (3.10%) SQL
4 2 (1.55%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (19.38%) SC Cleared
1 25 (19.38%) Security Cleared
2 22 (17.05%) Degree
3 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.98%) CCNA
4 9 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.43%) MCSE
6 6 (4.65%) MCITP
7 4 (3.10%) MCSA
8 3 (2.33%) CCA
8 3 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.33%) MCP
9 2 (1.55%) CCEA
9 2 (1.55%) CISSP
9 2 (1.55%) MCDST
9 2 (1.55%) MCTS
9 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.78%) CCIE
10 1 (0.78%) CCNP
10 1 (0.78%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (7.75%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (19.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (17.83%) Hyper-V
3 18 (13.95%) XenApp
4 6 (4.65%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.88%) vSphere
6 3 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (11.63%) SCOM
2 11 (8.53%) DatAdvantage
2 11 (8.53%) Failover Clustering
2 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (3.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.55%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.55%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.55%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.55%) SCCM
4 2 (1.55%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 92 (71.32%) Microsoft
2 56 (43.41%) VMware
3 46 (35.66%) Citrix
4 38 (29.46%) Cisco
5 16 (12.40%) CA
6 12 (9.30%) Barracuda Networks
6 12 (9.30%) F5
6 12 (9.30%) HP
6 12 (9.30%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (9.30%) Stonesoft
7 11 (8.53%) Varonis
7 11 (8.53%) Wyse
8 7 (5.43%) Dell
9 5 (3.88%) NetApp
10 4 (3.10%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (3.10%) Infoblox
11 3 (2.33%) EMC
11 3 (2.33%) IBM
12 2 (1.55%) Remedy
12 2 (1.55%) Symantec
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