Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 30 30
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 485 467 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.35% 7.90% 8.38%
As % of the System Software category 45.63% 54.68% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 396 435 566
Hampshire median annual salary £32,000 £29,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -16.55% +6.92%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% -

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

All System Software Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,063 854 1,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.12% 14.45% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 852 740 981
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Hampshire

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Hampshire

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Hampshire

Active Directory
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -3 143 £42,500 +49.12% 13
Southampton +10 116 £32,250 +7.50% 11
Fareham -1 43 £31,500 +11.50% 1
Portsmouth -13 32 £28,000 +12.00% 5
Farnborough -27 28 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Andover +7 16 £27,000 -16.92%
Fleet -19 16 £25,250 -33.99% 2
Eastleigh - 14 £35,625 - 1
Winchester +4 13 £21,500 -4.44% 5
Havant -3 8 £21,500 -10.42% 2
Ringwood - 8 £40,000 -
Hook -5 5 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Waterlooville -9 5 £22,500 -25.00%
Aldershot -3 3 £20,500 -46.05% 1
Brockenhurst - 2 £20,000 -
Romsey -14 1 £23,000 +2.22% 1
Liss - 1 £25,000 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 395 (81.44%) Windows
2 282 (58.14%) Microsoft
3 233 (48.04%) VMware
4 208 (42.89%) Windows Server
5 167 (34.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 163 (33.61%) Office 365
7 150 (30.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 136 (28.04%) ITIL
9 126 (25.98%) Windows 7
10 124 (25.57%) Windows 10
11 109 (22.47%) Firewall
12 108 (22.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 101 (20.82%) DNS
14 100 (20.62%) MS Exchange
15 94 (19.38%) Hyper-V
16 93 (19.18%) DHCP
17 86 (17.73%) SQL
17 86 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
18 85 (17.53%) Citrix
19 82 (16.91%) Microsoft Office
20 80 (16.49%) Security Cleared
21 77 (15.88%) SCCM
22 70 (14.43%) Cisco
23 66 (13.61%) SC Cleared
23 66 (13.61%) SLA
24 60 (12.37%) Linux
25 59 (12.16%) SQL Server
25 59 (12.16%) vSphere
26 57 (11.75%) Problem-Solving
27 55 (11.34%) PowerShell

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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
1 100 (20.62%) MS Exchange
2 52 (10.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (10.31%) SharePoint
4 39 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (4.33%) IIS
6 15 (3.09%) Skype for Business
7 10 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.44%) CMS
9 6 (1.24%) Apache
10 4 (0.82%) Confluence
10 4 (0.82%) TPMS
11 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 82 (16.91%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 163 (33.61%) Office 365
2 86 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (1.86%) IaaS
6 5 (1.03%) OneDrive
6 5 (1.03%) Yammer
7 4 (0.82%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.82%) SaaS
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.41%) Datadog
9 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.21%) G Suite
9 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (22.47%) Firewall
2 101 (20.82%) DNS
3 93 (19.18%) DHCP
4 54 (11.13%) LAN
5 52 (10.72%) TCP/IP
6 47 (9.69%) VPN
7 46 (9.48%) WAN
8 35 (7.22%) Wireless
9 33 (6.80%) SAN
10 25 (5.15%) VoIP
11 23 (4.74%) Network Security
12 20 (4.12%) Skype
13 18 (3.71%) VLAN
14 17 (3.51%) NetScaler
15 16 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (3.30%) DWDM
15 16 (3.30%) HTTP
16 12 (2.47%) DAB
16 12 (2.47%) HTTPS
16 12 (2.47%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.09%) MySQL
3 7 (1.44%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.21%) Big Data
7 1 (0.21%) DTS
7 1 (0.21%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.21%) Power BI
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.21%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (1.24%) JIRA
2 2 (0.41%) Bitbucket
2 2 (0.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.41%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (4.54%) Retail
2 11 (2.27%) Finance
2 11 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.06%) Legal
4 5 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.03%) Publishing
5 3 (0.62%) Advertising
5 3 (0.62%) Law
6 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.41%) Local Government
7 1 (0.21%) Billing
7 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 86 (17.73%) Support Engineer
2 78 (16.08%) Analyst
3 77 (15.88%) IT Engineer
4 68 (14.02%) IT Support
5 57 (11.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 41 (8.45%) Architect
7 35 (7.22%) Support Analyst
8 34 (7.01%) Systems Engineer
9 33 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support
10 32 (6.60%) IT Support Engineer
11 30 (6.19%) Infrastructure Architect
12 28 (5.77%) Service Analyst
12 28 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
13 27 (5.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 26 (5.36%) IT Analyst
14 26 (5.36%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
15 25 (5.15%) Consultant
16 24 (4.95%) Desktop Support
17 22 (4.54%) Senior Analyst
18 19 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.12%) Web Services
2 18 (3.71%) LDAP
3 10 (2.06%) .NET
4 6 (1.24%) COM
5 3 (0.62%) LAMP
5 3 (0.62%) XML
6 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.41%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.41%) HTML
6 2 (0.41%) JSON
6 2 (0.41%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.21%) CSS
7 1 (0.21%) jQuery
7 1 (0.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.22%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.39%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.30%) Clustering
4 16 (3.30%) Driving Licence
5 15 (3.09%) Public Cloud
6 11 (2.27%) Fat Client
6 11 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.27%) Thin Client
7 8 (1.65%) BYOD
7 8 (1.65%) Replication
8 7 (1.44%) NHS
8 7 (1.44%) PMI
9 6 (1.24%) PKI
10 4 (0.82%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.82%) User Experience
11 3 (0.62%) FMCG
11 3 (0.62%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.62%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 395 (81.44%) Windows
2 208 (42.89%) Windows Server
3 150 (30.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 126 (25.98%) Windows 7
5 124 (25.57%) Windows 10
6 108 (22.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 60 (12.37%) Linux
8 51 (10.52%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.47%) Apple iOS
9 12 (2.47%) Unix
10 11 (2.27%) Windows XP
11 10 (2.06%) Mac OS
12 8 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.24%) Android
13 6 (1.24%) CentOS
14 5 (1.03%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.41%) AIX
17 2 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (28.04%) ITIL
2 57 (11.75%) Problem-Solving
3 39 (8.04%) Project Management
4 37 (7.63%) Migration
5 33 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (5.36%) Customer Requirements
7 20 (4.12%) Incident Management
7 20 (4.12%) Service Management
8 19 (3.92%) High Availability
8 19 (3.92%) ITIL V3
8 19 (3.92%) Problem Management
9 18 (3.71%) Service Delivery
10 17 (3.51%) Change Management
10 17 (3.51%) Network Management
11 14 (2.89%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (2.89%) SIEM
11 14 (2.89%) Vulnerability Management
12 13 (2.68%) Business Continuity
12 13 (2.68%) ERP
12 13 (2.68%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (17.73%) SQL
2 55 (11.34%) PowerShell
3 17 (3.51%) Bash Shell
4 14 (2.89%) VBScript
5 12 (2.47%) T-SQL
6 11 (2.27%) C#
7 9 (1.86%) VB
8 5 (1.03%) C
8 5 (1.03%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.82%) Python
10 2 (0.41%) Perl
10 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.21%) Java
11 1 (0.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 80 (16.49%) Security Cleared
2 66 (13.61%) SC Cleared
3 29 (5.98%) DV Cleared
4 26 (5.36%) MCP
4 26 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (3.51%) A+ Certification
6 17 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (3.30%) MCSA
8 14 (2.89%) Degree
9 11 (2.27%) MCSE
10 10 (2.06%) JNCIS
11 8 (1.65%) CCNA
11 8 (1.65%) CCNP
11 8 (1.65%) DBS Check
12 7 (1.44%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.03%) CCDP
13 5 (1.03%) JNCIE
13 5 (1.03%) JNCIP
13 5 (1.03%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (13.61%) SLA
2 9 (1.86%) QA
3 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 167 (34.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (19.38%) Hyper-V
3 59 (12.16%) vSphere
4 32 (6.60%) Virtual Servers
5 25 (5.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 13 (2.68%) VMware NSX
6 13 (2.68%) XenDesktop
7 12 (2.47%) XenApp
8 7 (1.44%) vCloud
8 7 (1.44%) VirtualBox
9 6 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.62%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.41%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.41%) Docker
11 2 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.41%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.41%) UAG
11 2 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.41%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 77 (15.88%) SCCM
2 38 (7.84%) SCOM
3 17 (3.51%) Failover Clustering
4 14 (2.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (2.68%) Nessus
5 13 (2.68%) WSUS
6 12 (2.47%) FortiGate
7 9 (1.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (1.24%) Puppet
10 5 (1.03%) PowerCLI
10 5 (1.03%) vCenter Server
10 5 (1.03%) vMotion
11 4 (0.82%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.82%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.82%) vRealize
12 3 (0.62%) Ansible
12 3 (0.62%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 282 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 233 (48.04%) VMware
3 85 (17.53%) Citrix
4 70 (14.43%) Cisco
5 25 (5.15%) Veeam
6 24 (4.95%) HP
7 23 (4.74%) Juniper
8 20 (4.12%) Apple
9 12 (2.47%) CommVault
9 12 (2.47%) Ivanti
9 12 (2.47%) Oracle
9 12 (2.47%) Shavlik
10 11 (2.27%) Dell
11 10 (2.06%) EMC
11 10 (2.06%) NetApp
11 10 (2.06%) SonicWALL
12 8 (1.65%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.44%) F5
13 7 (1.44%) McAfee
13 7 (1.44%) Meraki