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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 24 15 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 79 110 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.74% 11.82% 6.09%
As % of the System Software category 50.64% 64.33% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 58 93 47
Average salary £38,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,373
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%
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
156 171 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 17.26% 18.37% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 117 148 151
Average salary £45,000 £33,163 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.69% -17.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Southampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 107 (79.26%) Microsoft
2 98 (72.59%) Windows
3 51 (37.78%) MS Excel
4 50 (37.04%) ITIL
5 45 (33.33%) SQL
6 44 (32.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (30.37%) SAN
8 39 (28.89%) Security Cleared
9 35 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (25.19%) MS Exchange
11 33 (24.44%) SC Cleared
12 32 (23.70%) SQL Server
13 31 (22.96%) Citrix
14 29 (21.48%) Windows XP
15 28 (20.74%) Cisco
16 24 (17.78%) DNS
16 24 (17.78%) Service Management
16 24 (17.78%) PowerShell
17 23 (17.04%) Disaster Recovery
18 21 (15.56%) Windows 7
19 20 (14.81%) XenApp
19 20 (14.81%) Firewall
19 20 (14.81%) Service Delivery
19 20 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
20 19 (14.07%) MS Office
21 18 (13.33%) SLA
21 18 (13.33%) DHCP
21 18 (13.33%) SCCM
21 18 (13.33%) SCOM
21 18 (13.33%) NetScaler

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 34 (25.19%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (4.44%) NetWeaver
4 6 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.70%) Lync
6 4 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.96%) IIS
7 3 (2.22%) WordPress
8 1 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 51 (37.78%) MS Excel
2 19 (14.07%) MS Office
3 3 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Infor CRM
1 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.48%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.74%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (30.37%) SAN
2 24 (17.78%) DNS
3 20 (14.81%) Firewall
4 18 (13.33%) DHCP
4 18 (13.33%) NetScaler
5 15 (11.11%) NAS
5 15 (11.11%) LAN
6 14 (10.37%) WAN
7 10 (7.41%) TCP/IP
8 8 (5.93%) Wireshark
8 8 (5.93%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.48%) Wireless
10 2 (1.48%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.48%) Network Security
10 2 (1.48%) VPN
10 2 (1.48%) PBX
10 2 (1.48%) CTI
11 1 (0.74%) Intranet
11 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.44%) MS Access
3 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.74%) MySQL
General
1 9 (6.67%) Publishing
2 8 (5.93%) Retail
3 7 (5.19%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.70%) Finance
5 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.48%) Local Government
6 1 (0.74%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (26.67%) Analyst
2 17 (12.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 14 (10.37%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.37%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (9.63%) Technical Designer
5 13 (9.63%) Infrastructure Designer
5 13 (9.63%) Designer
6 11 (8.15%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (5.93%) IT Support
8 8 (5.93%) Data Centre Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) Architect
10 6 (4.44%) DBA
10 6 (4.44%) Support Technician
10 6 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.44%) Administrator
10 6 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.89%) .NET
2 6 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.70%) COM
4 3 (2.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) Thin Client
1 9 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 6 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.22%) AS400
3 3 (2.22%) Clustering
3 3 (2.22%) iSeries
3 3 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.48%) iPad
4 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.48%) iPhone
5 1 (0.74%) EPoS
5 1 (0.74%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 98 (72.59%) Windows
2 44 (32.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (21.48%) Windows XP
5 21 (15.56%) Windows 7
6 20 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (12.59%) Linux
8 16 (11.85%) UNIX
9 8 (5.93%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.96%) Windows Phone
11 3 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (1.48%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.74%) Solaris
13 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.74%) Android
13 1 (0.74%) Fedora
13 1 (0.74%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.04%) ITIL
2 24 (17.78%) Service Management
3 23 (17.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (14.81%) Service Delivery
5 15 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 14 (10.37%) Identity Management
7 13 (9.63%) Project Management
8 10 (7.41%) Time Management
9 9 (6.67%) High Availability
10 7 (5.19%) Incident Management
11 6 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (4.44%) Fault Management
11 6 (4.44%) Software Deployment
12 4 (2.96%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.96%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (2.96%) CRM
12 4 (2.96%) E-Commerce
13 3 (2.22%) Change Management
13 3 (2.22%) Asset Management
14 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 45 (33.33%) SQL
2 24 (17.78%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.19%) Python
4 6 (4.44%) PHP
4 6 (4.44%) VB
4 6 (4.44%) Java
5 5 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.74%) Perl
6 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (28.89%) Security Cleared
2 33 (24.44%) SC Cleared
3 17 (12.59%) CCA
3 17 (12.59%) Citrix Certification
4 16 (11.85%) Degree
5 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (5.19%) MCP
7 6 (4.44%) MCSE
7 6 (4.44%) MCSA
7 6 (4.44%) DV Cleared
8 5 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.70%) CCNA
8 5 (3.70%) MCITP
8 5 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.74%) RHCE
10 1 (0.74%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.33%) SLA
2 4 (2.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (14.81%) XenApp
2 16 (11.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.89%) Hyper-V
3 12 (8.89%) XenDesktop
4 9 (6.67%) vSphere
4 9 (6.67%) XenServer
4 9 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 9 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 9 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (13.33%) SCCM
1 18 (13.33%) SCOM
2 8 (5.93%) EdgeSight
3 3 (2.22%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.74%) MOM
4 1 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 107 (79.26%) Microsoft
2 31 (22.96%) Citrix
3 28 (20.74%) Cisco
4 17 (12.59%) VMware
5 8 (5.93%) AppSense
6 6 (4.44%) Mitel
6 6 (4.44%) Oracle
7 4 (2.96%) SonicWALL
8 3 (2.22%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.74%) SAP
10 1 (0.74%) Sun
10 1 (0.74%) Siemens
10 1 (0.74%) Lotus
10 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
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