Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 22 32
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 461 605 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.00% 9.50% 7.43%
As % of the System Software category 43.25% 53.54% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 401 559 455
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.04% -5.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £19,750 £20,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,800 £55,000
South East median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.62% -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 1,066 1,130 1,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.18% 17.74% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 863 986 951
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £64,800 £65,000 £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 20 November 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 20 November 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 0 189 £32,500 -23.53% 14
Southampton -22 64 £30,000 +7.14% 10
Farnborough -18 40 £27,500 -21.43% 8
Fareham -27 26 £25,000 -13.04% 3
Portsmouth -32 24 £38,000 +52.00% 8
Eastleigh -11 19 £37,500 +33.93% 4
Ringwood -2 12 £20,000 -18.37%
Fleet -13 12 £75,000 +212.50% 3
Aldershot +6 9 £37,500 +68.54% 1
Winchester -2 8 £32,458 -16.77% 2
Waterlooville 0 7 £40,000 +31.15%
Hook - 6 £27,500 - 1
Havant - 5 £35,000 - 2
Alton -9 3 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Brockenhurst - 2 £20,000 -
Petersfield +8 1 £39,000 +4.00%
Tadley - 1 - -
Liss - 1 £25,000 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 343 (74.40%) Windows
2 280 (60.74%) Microsoft
3 181 (39.26%) Windows Server
4 176 (38.18%) VMware
5 137 (29.72%) Office 365
6 131 (28.42%) Windows 10
7 118 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
8 116 (25.16%) Windows 7
9 114 (24.73%) Firewall
10 111 (24.08%) MS Exchange
11 104 (22.56%) Microsoft Office
12 102 (22.13%) Security Cleared
13 99 (21.48%) LAN
14 97 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
15 96 (20.82%) Microsoft Azure
16 94 (20.39%) SC Cleared
17 87 (18.87%) WAN
18 85 (18.44%) SCCM
19 79 (17.14%) ITIL
20 75 (16.27%) Cisco
20 75 (16.27%) DNS
20 75 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
21 71 (15.40%) DHCP
22 70 (15.18%) Problem-Solving
23 60 (13.02%) Windows 8
24 53 (11.50%) Hyper-V
25 49 (10.63%) PowerShell
26 46 (9.98%) Agile Software Development
27 44 (9.54%) VoIP
28 43 (9.33%) VPN

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
1 111 (24.08%) MS Exchange
2 38 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (6.94%) SharePoint
5 16 (3.47%) IIS
6 6 (1.30%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.08%) Confluence
7 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 104 (22.56%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 137 (29.72%) Office 365
2 96 (20.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (7.16%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (5.21%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (1.95%) PaaS
6 5 (1.08%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.65%) IaaS
8 2 (0.43%) G Suite
8 2 (0.43%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.22%) GitHub
9 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.22%) SaaS
9 1 (0.22%) Slack
9 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 114 (24.73%) Firewall
2 99 (21.48%) LAN
3 87 (18.87%) WAN
4 75 (16.27%) DNS
5 71 (15.40%) DHCP
6 44 (9.54%) VoIP
7 43 (9.33%) VPN
7 43 (9.33%) Wi-Fi
8 41 (8.89%) SAN
9 40 (8.68%) Wireless
10 37 (8.03%) WLAN
11 34 (7.38%) TCP/IP
12 31 (6.72%) Network Security
13 23 (4.99%) VLAN
14 13 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (2.60%) SSL
16 11 (2.39%) SMTP
17 10 (2.17%) DAB
17 10 (2.17%) DWDM
17 10 (2.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.39%) Cosmos DB
3 9 (1.95%) MySQL
4 6 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.22%) Big Data
7 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.22%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (1.74%) JIRA
2 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.43%) Maven
3 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (7.59%) Finance
2 17 (3.69%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.47%) Legal
4 9 (1.95%) Retail
5 7 (1.52%) Advertising
6 4 (0.87%) Local Government
6 4 (0.87%) Publishing
7 2 (0.43%) Front Office
7 2 (0.43%) Law
7 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.43%) Military
8 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 97 (21.04%) Analyst
2 61 (13.23%) Support Engineer
3 59 (12.80%) IT Engineer
4 55 (11.93%) Support Analyst
5 50 (10.85%) IT Support
6 42 (9.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 35 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 33 (7.16%) Administrator
9 31 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 31 (6.72%) Architect
10 30 (6.51%) Service Analyst
10 30 (6.51%) Service Desk Analyst
10 30 (6.51%) Systems Administrator
11 29 (6.29%) 1st Line Support
11 29 (6.29%) Desktop Support
12 27 (5.86%) IT Support Engineer
13 24 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
13 24 (5.21%) Infrastructure Architect
13 24 (5.21%) Technical Support
14 23 (4.99%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.56%) .NET
2 13 (2.82%) LDAP
3 11 (2.39%) ASP.NET
3 11 (2.39%) Redux
4 6 (1.30%) Web Services
5 3 (0.65%) Classic ASP
6 2 (0.43%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.43%) Apache CXF
6 2 (0.43%) RESTful
6 2 (0.43%) SOAP
6 2 (0.43%) WCF
7 1 (0.22%) COM
7 1 (0.22%) HTML
7 1 (0.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.77%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (4.12%) Data Centre
3 17 (3.69%) PMI
4 15 (3.25%) BYOD
5 13 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.60%) User Experience
7 9 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.52%) NHS
9 6 (1.30%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.30%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.30%) Replication
10 5 (1.08%) Clustering
10 5 (1.08%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.87%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.87%) Robotics
12 3 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.43%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
13 2 (0.43%) PKI
13 2 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 343 (74.40%) Windows
2 181 (39.26%) Windows Server
3 131 (28.42%) Windows 10
4 116 (25.16%) Windows 7
5 97 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 60 (13.02%) Windows 8
8 40 (8.68%) Linux
9 10 (2.17%) Ubuntu
10 9 (1.95%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.74%) CentOS
11 8 (1.74%) Mac OS
12 7 (1.52%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.30%) Android
14 5 (1.08%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.87%) Unix
15 4 (0.87%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.43%) Debian
16 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (17.14%) ITIL
2 70 (15.18%) Problem-Solving
3 46 (9.98%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (8.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 30 (6.51%) ITIL V3
6 29 (6.29%) Incident Management
7 28 (6.07%) PRINCE2
8 24 (5.21%) Migration
8 24 (5.21%) Project Management
9 22 (4.77%) ITSM
10 20 (4.34%) Mobile Device Management
11 19 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (3.69%) CMMI
12 17 (3.69%) RUP
13 16 (3.47%) DevOps
13 16 (3.47%) Line Management
13 16 (3.47%) Waterfall
14 15 (3.25%) Mentoring
14 15 (3.25%) SDLC
14 15 (3.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (10.63%) PowerShell
2 40 (8.68%) SQL
3 20 (4.34%) C#
4 11 (2.39%) TypeScript
5 10 (2.17%) C
6 8 (1.74%) VBScript
7 6 (1.30%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.87%) VB
10 3 (0.65%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.43%) Java
11 2 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 102 (22.13%) Security Cleared
2 94 (20.39%) SC Cleared
3 40 (8.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (7.59%) MCSE
5 27 (5.86%) A+ Certification
6 21 (4.56%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (4.34%) MCP
8 17 (3.69%) PMI Certification
9 15 (3.25%) DV Cleared
10 14 (3.04%) MCSA
11 13 (2.82%) CCNA
11 13 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (2.60%) JNCIS
13 11 (2.39%) Degree
14 10 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (1.74%) CCNP
16 6 (1.30%) CCDP
16 6 (1.30%) JNCIE
16 6 (1.30%) JNCIP
16 6 (1.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.11%) SLA
2 5 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.87%) GDPR
4 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.22%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 118 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (11.50%) Hyper-V
3 32 (6.94%) vSphere
4 22 (4.77%) Virtual Servers
5 20 (4.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 11 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.30%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.65%) NFS
9 3 (0.65%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.65%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.43%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.43%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.43%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.43%) XenApp
11 1 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.22%) UAG
11 1 (0.22%) vCloud
11 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 85 (18.44%) SCCM
2 35 (7.59%) SCOM
3 10 (2.17%) Ansible
3 10 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.30%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.87%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.87%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (0.65%) vRealize
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.43%) Nessus
8 2 (0.43%) OfficeScan
8 2 (0.43%) WSUS
9 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.22%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.22%) Nmap
9 1 (0.22%) OpenVAS
9 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 280 (60.74%) Microsoft
2 176 (38.18%) VMware
3 75 (16.27%) Cisco
4 28 (6.07%) Juniper
5 24 (5.21%) HP
6 16 (3.47%) Apple
7 15 (3.25%) Citrix
8 10 (2.17%) Dell
8 10 (2.17%) EMC
9 9 (1.95%) Meraki
10 8 (1.74%) Blue Coat
10 8 (1.74%) F5
10 8 (1.74%) Google
10 8 (1.74%) SonicWALL
10 8 (1.74%) Veeam
11 7 (1.52%) CheckPoint
11 7 (1.52%) Polycom
12 6 (1.30%) Brocade
12 6 (1.30%) Fortinet
12 6 (1.30%) Oracle