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

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 18 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 102 127 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 13.28% 14.40% 10.18%
As % of the System Software category 68.00% 66.49% 52.66%
Number of salaries quoted 68 117 81
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,300 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
150 191 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.53% 21.66% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 108 174 155
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 29 June 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Southampton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 126 (75.45%) Microsoft
2 122 (73.05%) Windows
3 64 (38.32%) MS Excel
4 57 (34.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (32.93%) SAN
6 54 (32.34%) Security Cleared
7 49 (29.34%) ITIL
8 43 (25.75%) Citrix
9 42 (25.15%) SQL
9 42 (25.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 41 (24.55%) PowerShell
10 41 (24.55%) SC Cleared
10 41 (24.55%) VMware
11 38 (22.75%) Service Management
11 38 (22.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 37 (22.16%) MS Exchange
12 37 (22.16%) Linux
13 33 (19.76%) Cisco
14 32 (19.16%) SQL Server
15 30 (17.96%) XenApp
16 29 (17.37%) SLA
16 29 (17.37%) DNS
17 28 (16.77%) Service Delivery
17 28 (16.77%) Windows 7
17 28 (16.77%) NetScaler
18 27 (16.17%) SCOM
18 27 (16.17%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (15.57%) DHCP
20 25 (14.97%) UNIX
20 25 (14.97%) NAS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 37 (22.16%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (5.99%) NetWeaver
4 7 (4.19%) IIS
5 5 (2.99%) Lync
6 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 64 (38.32%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (32.93%) SAN
2 29 (17.37%) DNS
3 28 (16.77%) NetScaler
4 26 (15.57%) DHCP
5 25 (14.97%) NAS
6 18 (10.78%) TCP/IP
6 18 (10.78%) Firewall
7 13 (7.78%) WAN
8 12 (7.19%) LAN
8 12 (7.19%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (2.99%) FCoE
9 5 (2.99%) Wireshark
9 5 (2.99%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.40%) VLAN
10 4 (2.40%) VPN
11 2 (1.20%) Wireless
11 2 (1.20%) SSL
12 1 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
General
1 17 (10.18%) Publishing
2 12 (7.19%) Retail
3 7 (4.19%) Local Government
4 4 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Finance
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (32.93%) Analyst
2 23 (13.77%) Infrastructure Designer
2 23 (13.77%) Designer
3 22 (13.17%) Technical Designer
4 20 (11.98%) 1st Line Support
4 20 (11.98%) Service Analyst
4 20 (11.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (11.98%) Service Desk Analyst
5 18 (10.78%) Support Engineer
6 16 (9.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 13 (7.78%) Systems Analyst
8 11 (6.59%) IT Support
9 10 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.39%) Citrix Engineer
11 8 (4.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.59%) .NET
2 6 (3.59%) COM
3 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.18%) Thin Client
1 17 (10.18%) Fat Client
2 14 (8.38%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.19%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.40%) Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) EPoS
5 1 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 122 (73.05%) Windows
2 57 (34.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (25.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (22.16%) Linux
5 28 (16.77%) Windows 7
6 25 (14.97%) UNIX
7 19 (11.38%) Windows XP
8 14 (8.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.39%) Solaris
9 9 (5.39%) Windows 8
10 7 (4.19%) CentOS
10 7 (4.19%) Fedora
11 6 (3.59%) Apple iOS
11 6 (3.59%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.20%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.20%) Android
13 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (29.34%) ITIL
2 38 (22.75%) Service Management
2 38 (22.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (16.77%) Service Delivery
4 23 (13.77%) Identity Management
5 22 (13.17%) Project Management
6 16 (9.58%) Time Management
7 14 (8.38%) High Availability
8 13 (7.78%) Fault Management
8 13 (7.78%) Technical Architecture
8 13 (7.78%) Patch Management
9 11 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (4.79%) E-Commerce
11 7 (4.19%) Incident Management
12 5 (2.99%) Performance Management
13 4 (2.40%) Configuration Management
13 4 (2.40%) Mentoring
14 3 (1.80%) Change Management
14 3 (1.80%) Strategic Planning
15 2 (1.20%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.15%) SQL
2 41 (24.55%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.99%) Java
4 8 (4.79%) Python
5 7 (4.19%) Perl
5 7 (4.19%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.99%) VBScript
7 1 (0.60%) VB
7 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.60%) PHP
7 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (32.34%) Security Cleared
2 41 (24.55%) SC Cleared
3 22 (13.17%) CCA
3 22 (13.17%) Citrix Certification
4 16 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (8.98%) Degree
6 13 (7.78%) DV Cleared
7 10 (5.99%) MCP
8 7 (4.19%) MCSE
9 6 (3.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.99%) MCSA
10 5 (2.99%) CCNA
10 5 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (2.40%) VCP4
12 3 (1.80%) MCITP
13 1 (0.60%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (17.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (17.96%) XenApp
2 27 (16.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.78%) vSphere
4 17 (10.18%) Hyper-V
5 13 (7.78%) XenDesktop
6 10 (5.99%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (4.79%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (4.19%) Terminal Services
9 6 (3.59%) XenServer
10 5 (2.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (16.17%) SCOM
2 23 (13.77%) SCCM
3 7 (4.19%) Puppet
4 5 (2.99%) EdgeSight
4 5 (2.99%) vMotion
Vendors
1 126 (75.45%) Microsoft
2 43 (25.75%) Citrix
3 41 (24.55%) VMware
4 33 (19.76%) Cisco
5 16 (9.58%) Oracle
6 7 (4.19%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.19%) Sun
7 6 (3.59%) HP
7 6 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.99%) AppSense
8 5 (2.99%) 3PAR
9 3 (1.80%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.20%) Dell
10 2 (1.20%) EMC
11 1 (0.60%) Juniper
11 1 (0.60%) Nokia
11 1 (0.60%) Lotus
11 1 (0.60%) Websense
11 1 (0.60%) Apple
11 1 (0.60%) SAP
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