The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 39 23
Rank change year-on-year +5 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 10 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 4.57% 2.27% 11.40%
As % of the System Software category 45.45% 50.00% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 12
Median salary £25,000 £23,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -27.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,500 £21,875
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year - -2.98%  

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 Exeter with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Exeter
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22 10 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 10.05% 4.55% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 46
Median salary £33,838 £28,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.69% -11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £21,750 £21,875
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £38,750 £35,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Exeter.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Exeter

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Exeter

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Exeter over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 30 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 27 (79.41%) Windows
3 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
4 17 (50.00%) VMware
5 14 (41.18%) Linux
6 13 (38.24%) Games
6 13 (38.24%) Mac OS X
6 13 (38.24%) Time Management
7 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
7 12 (35.29%) SAN
7 12 (35.29%) DNS
8 11 (32.35%) Firewall
9 10 (29.41%) ITIL
9 10 (29.41%) DHCP
10 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (23.53%) Office 365
11 8 (23.53%) SQL
12 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (20.59%) Wireless
12 7 (20.59%) Finance
12 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
12 7 (20.59%) Degree
12 7 (20.59%) Virtual Environments
13 6 (17.65%) Network Security
13 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
13 6 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (17.65%) HP

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) DNS
1 12 (35.29%) SAN
2 11 (32.35%) Firewall
3 10 (29.41%) DHCP
4 7 (20.59%) Wireless
5 6 (17.65%) LAN
5 6 (17.65%) Network Security
5 6 (17.65%) WAN
6 5 (14.71%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (14.71%) iSCSI
6 5 (14.71%) VLAN
7 3 (8.82%) Skype
7 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
8 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.88%) WLAN
9 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.94%) Internet
9 1 (2.94%) POP3
9 1 (2.94%) SMTP
9 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 13 (38.24%) Games
2 7 (20.59%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Administrator
2 16 (47.06%) IT Administrator
3 12 (35.29%) IT Systems Administrator
3 12 (35.29%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Active Directory Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Graduate
5 5 (14.71%) Graduate Systems Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) IT Graduate
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) Active Directory Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Communications Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Communications Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) IT Support
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 14 (41.18%) Linux
4 13 (38.24%) Mac OS X
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.94%) Unix
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Time Management
2 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
3 10 (29.41%) ITIL
4 7 (20.59%) Data Analysis
4 7 (20.59%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.88%) HOOD
9 1 (2.94%) Application Virtualisation
9 1 (2.94%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (2.94%) Data Management
9 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.94%) High Availability
9 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.65%) CCNA
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.71%) MCITP
3 5 (14.71%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.94%) OpenView
3 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) HP
4 5 (14.71%) Dell
4 5 (14.71%) EqualLogic
4 5 (14.71%) IBM
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco
6 3 (8.82%) Sonus
6 3 (8.82%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos