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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 36 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 53 92 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.29% 13.22% 13.39%
As % of the System Software category 39.26% 72.44% 61.75%
Number of salaries quoted 44 77 103
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £40,325
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
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
135 127 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 18.57% 18.25% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 124 104 163
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £31,349
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +35.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 24 August 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Southampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 129 (89.58%) Windows
2 107 (74.31%) Microsoft
3 89 (61.81%) Windows Server
4 76 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (46.53%) MS Exchange
6 52 (36.11%) VMware
7 50 (34.72%) Citrix
7 50 (34.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (34.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 49 (34.03%) MS Excel
9 48 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 39 (27.08%) Cisco
11 29 (20.14%) SC Cleared
11 29 (20.14%) Security Cleared
12 28 (19.44%) PowerShell
12 28 (19.44%) DNS
13 27 (18.75%) DHCP
14 25 (17.36%) IIS
15 24 (16.67%) ITIL
15 24 (16.67%) XenApp
16 23 (15.97%) Skype for Business
16 23 (15.97%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (15.28%) LAN
17 22 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
17 22 (15.28%) Retail
18 21 (14.58%) Office 365
18 21 (14.58%) Firewall
19 20 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
19 20 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
20 19 (13.19%) Windows 7

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 67 (46.53%) MS Exchange
2 49 (34.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (17.36%) IIS
4 23 (15.97%) Skype for Business
5 20 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (9.72%) SharePoint
7 11 (7.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 49 (34.03%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (14.58%) Office 365
3 7 (4.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.44%) DNS
2 27 (18.75%) DHCP
3 22 (15.28%) LAN
4 21 (14.58%) Firewall
5 19 (13.19%) WAN
6 18 (12.50%) VPN
7 15 (10.42%) NetScaler
7 15 (10.42%) SAN
7 15 (10.42%) VoIP
8 13 (9.03%) Network Security
9 10 (6.94%) SSL
9 10 (6.94%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.08%) Skype
11 2 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.39%) Internet
11 2 (1.39%) Intranet
11 2 (1.39%) NAS
12 1 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 22 (15.28%) Retail
2 6 (4.17%) Spanish Language
3 4 (2.78%) Finance
4 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (29.86%) Analyst
2 37 (25.69%) Support Engineer
3 31 (21.53%) IT Engineer
4 24 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 24 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 23 (15.97%) IT Support
6 20 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 18 (12.50%) Service Analyst
7 18 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
8 17 (11.81%) Windows Engineer
9 16 (11.11%) Applications Support
9 16 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 16 (11.11%) Technical Support
10 14 (9.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 14 (9.72%) Network Engineer
11 13 (9.03%) Citrix Support
11 13 (9.03%) Citrix Support Analyst
11 13 (9.03%) Network Security Engineer
11 13 (9.03%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.94%) COM
2 3 (2.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.69%) .NET
3 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.33%) Clustering
2 12 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 12 (8.33%) Thin Client
3 4 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.69%) CESG
6 1 (0.69%) Handset
6 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 129 (89.58%) Windows
2 89 (61.81%) Windows Server
3 76 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (34.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (13.19%) Windows 7
7 17 (11.81%) Windows XP
8 13 (9.03%) Windows 8
9 11 (7.64%) Apple iOS
10 10 (6.94%) Android
10 10 (6.94%) Windows 10
10 10 (6.94%) Windows Mobile
10 10 (6.94%) Windows Phone
11 7 (4.86%) Linux
12 6 (4.17%) Windows Vista
13 5 (3.47%) Solaris
14 2 (1.39%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.67%) ITIL
2 14 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (9.72%) Network Architecture
3 12 (8.33%) Analytics
3 12 (8.33%) Change Management
3 12 (8.33%) Data Analytics
3 12 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 9 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 7 (4.86%) Performance Management
6 5 (3.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (2.78%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.08%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.08%) CRM
8 3 (2.08%) Presales
8 3 (2.08%) Project Management
8 3 (2.08%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 3 (2.08%) Time Management
9 2 (1.39%) Network Design
9 2 (1.39%) Process Management
9 2 (1.39%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.44%) PowerShell
2 8 (5.56%) VBScript
3 4 (2.78%) SQL
4 2 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (20.14%) SC Cleared
1 29 (20.14%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (12.50%) Degree
4 10 (6.94%) CCNA
4 10 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.86%) MCSE
6 4 (2.78%) MCITP
6 4 (2.78%) MCSA
7 3 (2.08%) CCA
7 3 (2.08%) CISSP
7 3 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.08%) MCP
8 2 (1.39%) CCEA
8 2 (1.39%) CCIE
8 2 (1.39%) CCNP
8 2 (1.39%) MCDBA
8 2 (1.39%) MCDST
8 2 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.69%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (16.67%) XenApp
2 20 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.64%) Hyper-V
3 11 (7.64%) XenDesktop
4 4 (2.78%) vSphere
5 2 (1.39%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (8.33%) DatAdvantage
1 12 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
1 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 12 (8.33%) SCOM
2 8 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.39%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.39%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 107 (74.31%) Microsoft
2 52 (36.11%) VMware
3 50 (34.72%) Citrix
4 39 (27.08%) Cisco
5 17 (11.81%) CA
6 14 (9.72%) Barracuda Networks
6 14 (9.72%) F5
6 14 (9.72%) Stonesoft
7 12 (8.33%) Varonis
7 12 (8.33%) Wyse
8 10 (6.94%) HP
8 10 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (4.86%) Dell
9 7 (4.86%) EMC
10 5 (3.47%) NetApp
11 4 (2.78%) Cyber-Ark
11 4 (2.78%) Infoblox
12 3 (2.08%) IBM
12 3 (2.08%) Sophos
13 2 (1.39%) Symantec
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