The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank - 19 19
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - 5.08% 3.33%
As % of the System Software category - 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £23,680 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.29%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
Active Directory
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

System Software Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 3.09% 5.08% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £23,680 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Taunton region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Taunton

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (60.00%) Programmer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Junior IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam