The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Dorset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 38 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 26 49 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 6.88% 6.96% 8.69%
As % of the System Software category 65.00% 56.32% 58.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 59
Median salary £23,250 £29,375 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.85% -13.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,000 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £36,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 40 87 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 10.58% 12.36% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 74 101
Median salary £37,500 £30,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.96% -19.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Dorset

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Dorset

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Dorset over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Dorset

Active Directory
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -5 12 £21,500 -28.92% 1
Bournemouth +6 7 £27,500 +14.58% 4
Ferndown - 4 £21,000 - 2
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 87 (88.78%) Windows
2 69 (70.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 63 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 54 (55.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (48.98%) Windows Server
6 47 (47.96%) VMware
7 40 (40.82%) Office 365
8 38 (38.78%) MS Exchange
9 33 (33.67%) Citrix
10 32 (32.65%) MS Excel
11 25 (25.51%) SAN
11 25 (25.51%) Exchange Server 2010
12 24 (24.49%) Windows 7
13 22 (22.45%) XenApp
14 21 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
15 19 (19.39%) XenDesktop
16 17 (17.35%) Hyper-V
17 16 (16.33%) Windows 8
17 16 (16.33%) VLAN
18 15 (15.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (15.31%) LAN
18 15 (15.31%) Windows 10
19 14 (14.29%) WAN
19 14 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
20 11 (11.22%) Firewall
21 10 (10.20%) ITIL
22 9 (9.18%) DHCP
22 9 (9.18%) DNS
22 9 (9.18%) MCSE
22 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 38 (38.78%) MS Exchange
2 25 (25.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.08%) IIS
6 2 (2.04%) IBM Domino
6 2 (2.04%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.02%) OpenEdge
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (32.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (40.82%) Office 365
2 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.10%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (5.10%) IaaS
4 2 (2.04%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.04%) PaaS
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.51%) SAN
2 16 (16.33%) VLAN
3 15 (15.31%) LAN
4 14 (14.29%) WAN
4 14 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (11.22%) Firewall
6 9 (9.18%) DHCP
6 9 (9.18%) DNS
7 5 (5.10%) VoIP
7 5 (5.10%) VPN
8 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.06%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.04%) Skype
11 1 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (8.16%) Advertising
2 6 (6.12%) Legal
3 5 (5.10%) Finance
4 3 (3.06%) Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Law
5 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (41.84%) Support Engineer
2 36 (36.73%) IT Support
3 21 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 21 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
4 19 (19.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 19 (19.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) IT Support Technician
5 12 (12.24%) IT Technician
5 12 (12.24%) Support Technician
6 7 (7.14%) Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Consultant
6 7 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (6.12%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.08%) SharePoint Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Office 365 Consultant
10 3 (3.06%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) .NET
1 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.02%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.06%) Client/Server
1 3 (3.06%) Clustering
1 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
1 3 (3.06%) Mainframe
1 3 (3.06%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.04%) PDA
3 1 (1.02%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 87 (88.78%) Windows
2 69 (70.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 54 (55.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (48.98%) Windows Server
5 24 (24.49%) Windows 7
6 16 (16.33%) Windows 8
7 15 (15.31%) Windows 10
8 6 (6.12%) Linux
9 3 (3.06%) Unix
9 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.04%) Android
10 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.20%) ITIL
2 6 (6.12%) Asset Management
3 4 (4.08%) Incident Management
3 4 (4.08%) Presales
4 3 (3.06%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (3.06%) Case Management
4 3 (3.06%) Change Management
4 3 (3.06%) E-Discovery
4 3 (3.06%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (3.06%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (3.06%) Matrix Management
4 3 (3.06%) Network Design
4 3 (3.06%) Problem Management
4 3 (3.06%) Resource Management
4 3 (3.06%) Risk Management
4 3 (3.06%) Service Delivery
4 3 (3.06%) WFM
5 2 (2.04%) Data Protection
5 2 (2.04%) Migration
5 2 (2.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.16%) SQL
2 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.06%) Java
3 3 (3.06%) Perl
3 3 (3.06%) Python
4 1 (1.02%) C#
4 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) MCSE
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.10%) CCNA
2 5 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.10%) MCSA
3 1 (1.02%) CCNP
3 1 (1.02%) Degree
3 1 (1.02%) HND
3 1 (1.02%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.02%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 22 (22.45%) XenApp
2 19 (19.39%) XenDesktop
3 17 (17.35%) Hyper-V
4 15 (15.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.06%) NDS
5 3 (3.06%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) SCCM
1 7 (7.14%) SCOM
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.04%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.02%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.02%) MobiControl
4 1 (1.02%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 63 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 47 (47.96%) VMware
3 33 (33.67%) Citrix
4 9 (9.18%) Cisco
5 7 (7.14%) HP
6 3 (3.06%) Avaya
6 3 (3.06%) Draytek
6 3 (3.06%) Juniper
7 2 (2.04%) Lotus
7 2 (2.04%) NetApp
7 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.04%) Veeam
8 1 (1.02%) Dell
8 1 (1.02%) IBM
8 1 (1.02%) Nintex
8 1 (1.02%) SOTI
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £22,000 per annum 25days hols,pension,PMI,parking
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ferndown
aap3
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Ferndown
aap3
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago