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

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 22 27
Rank change year-on-year -19 +5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 432 536 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.51% 9.29% 8.37%
As % of the System Software category 39.63% 53.87% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 373 495 541
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% -7.94% -9.35%
10th Percentile £19,550 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,900 £53,250
South East median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% -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 1,090 995 1,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.43% 17.24% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 885 865 988
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,350 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £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 September 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 September 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 -7 163 £33,500 - 11
Southampton -15 76 £29,400 -2.00% 7
Fareham -17 29 £31,500 +8.62% 6
Farnborough -38 19 £32,500 - 2
Portsmouth -39 18 £38,000 +58.33% 3
Ringwood +5 17 £30,000 +18.81%
Eastleigh -9 16 £37,500 +33.93% 1
Fleet -14 12 £75,000 +212.50% 2
Andover - 12 £27,000 - 3
Winchester -14 8 £24,708 -13.30% 5
Hook - 8 £27,500 - 1
Aldershot +4 7 £37,500 -1.32% 1
Waterlooville 0 7 £40,000 +58.42%
Havant - 7 £34,000 - 1
Alton -4 2 £38,500 +21.26%
Brockenhurst - 2 £20,000 -
Petersfield +6 1 £39,000 +13.87% 1
Liss - 1 £25,000 -
Romsey - 1 £23,000 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 337 (78.01%) Windows
2 257 (59.49%) Microsoft
3 181 (41.90%) VMware
4 161 (37.27%) Windows Server
5 131 (30.32%) Office 365
6 118 (27.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 118 (27.31%) Firewall
7 112 (25.93%) MS Exchange
7 112 (25.93%) Windows 10
8 111 (25.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 111 (25.69%) Windows 7
9 99 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
10 80 (18.52%) Security Cleared
11 78 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
12 76 (17.59%) ITIL
13 75 (17.36%) Cisco
14 73 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
15 71 (16.44%) SC Cleared
15 71 (16.44%) LAN
16 69 (15.97%) DNS
16 69 (15.97%) SCCM
16 69 (15.97%) Hyper-V
17 68 (15.74%) DHCP
18 60 (13.89%) WAN
19 57 (13.19%) Windows 8
19 57 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 54 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
21 49 (11.34%) SQL
22 45 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
23 43 (9.95%) 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
1 112 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 45 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 35 (8.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (3.47%) IIS
6 8 (1.85%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.93%) Confluence
9 1 (0.23%) Apache
9 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 99 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 131 (30.32%) Office 365
2 78 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (7.18%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.08%) PaaS
5 7 (1.62%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (1.39%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.93%) IaaS
7 4 (0.93%) SaaS
8 2 (0.46%) G Suite
8 2 (0.46%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.23%) Datadog
9 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 118 (27.31%) Firewall
2 71 (16.44%) LAN
3 69 (15.97%) DNS
4 68 (15.74%) DHCP
5 60 (13.89%) WAN
6 43 (9.95%) VPN
7 36 (8.33%) SAN
7 36 (8.33%) Wireless
8 35 (8.10%) TCP/IP
9 32 (7.41%) VoIP
10 31 (7.18%) Wi-Fi
11 28 (6.48%) Network Security
12 27 (6.25%) WLAN
13 22 (5.09%) VLAN
14 16 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (3.01%) Remote Desktop
16 11 (2.55%) Internet
16 11 (2.55%) IP Telephony
17 10 (2.31%) Skype
18 9 (2.08%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.55%) MySQL
3 7 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.23%) Big Data
8 1 (0.23%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (2.31%) JIRA
2 1 (0.23%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.23%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (5.56%) Finance
2 17 (3.94%) Legal
3 15 (3.47%) Retail
4 13 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.93%) Local Government
7 3 (0.69%) Advertising
8 2 (0.46%) Front Office
8 2 (0.46%) Law
8 2 (0.46%) Military
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (20.14%) Analyst
2 66 (15.28%) Support Engineer
3 57 (13.19%) IT Engineer
4 48 (11.11%) IT Support
4 48 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 41 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 38 (8.80%) 2nd Line Support
7 36 (8.33%) Administrator
8 31 (7.18%) Desktop Support
9 30 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
10 29 (6.71%) Service Analyst
10 29 (6.71%) Service Desk Analyst
11 27 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
12 26 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
12 26 (6.02%) IT Support Engineer
13 25 (5.79%) Architect
14 21 (4.86%) IT Analyst
15 19 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 18 (4.17%) Consultant
16 18 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.47%) .NET
2 8 (1.85%) Web Services
3 7 (1.62%) LDAP
4 4 (0.93%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.93%) Redux
5 3 (0.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.46%) COM
6 2 (0.46%) JSON
7 1 (0.23%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.23%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.23%) HTML
7 1 (0.23%) LAMP
7 1 (0.23%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.09%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (3.94%) Data Centre
3 16 (3.70%) BYOD
4 15 (3.47%) PMI
5 12 (2.78%) User Experience
6 10 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.85%) Driving Licence
7 8 (1.85%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.62%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.39%) NHS
9 6 (1.39%) Replication
10 4 (0.93%) Clustering
10 4 (0.93%) Internet of Things
10 4 (0.93%) Robotics
10 4 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.69%) FMCG
11 3 (0.69%) Life Science
11 3 (0.69%) PKI
12 2 (0.46%) iPhone
12 2 (0.46%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 337 (78.01%) Windows
2 161 (37.27%) Windows Server
3 112 (25.93%) Windows 10
4 111 (25.69%) Windows 7
4 111 (25.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (13.19%) Windows 8
7 41 (9.49%) Linux
8 10 (2.31%) CentOS
8 10 (2.31%) Mac OS
8 10 (2.31%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.85%) Android
9 8 (1.85%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.39%) Windows Vista
10 6 (1.39%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.93%) Unix
11 4 (0.93%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.46%) SUSE
12 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (17.59%) ITIL
2 57 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 54 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 36 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (8.33%) Project Management
5 26 (6.02%) PRINCE2
6 24 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 24 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 20 (4.63%) Migration
8 19 (4.40%) Change Management
9 17 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (3.94%) Mobile Device Management
10 16 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (3.70%) Risk Management
10 16 (3.70%) Waterfall
11 15 (3.47%) CMMI
11 15 (3.47%) PRINCE
11 15 (3.47%) RUP
12 14 (3.24%) Logistics
12 14 (3.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (11.34%) SQL
2 39 (9.03%) PowerShell
3 12 (2.78%) C#
4 7 (1.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.62%) VBScript
5 5 (1.16%) C
6 4 (0.93%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.93%) TypeScript
6 4 (0.93%) VB
7 3 (0.69%) Python
7 3 (0.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 80 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 71 (16.44%) SC Cleared
3 38 (8.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (7.64%) MCSE
5 26 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (5.32%) MCP
7 20 (4.63%) A+ Certification
8 18 (4.17%) CCNA
9 17 (3.94%) MCSA
10 15 (3.47%) DV Cleared
10 15 (3.47%) PMI Certification
11 12 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (2.55%) Degree
12 11 (2.55%) JNCIS
13 10 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.85%) CCNP
15 6 (1.39%) JNCIE
15 6 (1.39%) JNCIP
15 6 (1.39%) MCTS
16 5 (1.16%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.72%) SLA
2 4 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.69%) GDPR
4 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 118 (27.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (15.97%) Hyper-V
3 33 (7.64%) vSphere
4 22 (5.09%) Virtual Servers
5 18 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 12 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.85%) XenApp
7 8 (1.85%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.39%) VirtualBox
9 5 (1.16%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.69%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.46%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.46%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.46%) UAG
11 2 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.23%) Docker
12 1 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 69 (15.97%) SCCM
2 29 (6.71%) SCOM
3 9 (2.08%) Ansible
4 8 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (1.39%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.93%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (0.69%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.69%) OfficeScan
9 2 (0.46%) Nessus
9 2 (0.46%) PowerCLI
9 2 (0.46%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.46%) vMotion
9 2 (0.46%) WSUS
10 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.23%) Kibana
Vendors
1 257 (59.49%) Microsoft
2 181 (41.90%) VMware
3 75 (17.36%) Cisco
4 30 (6.94%) Citrix
5 25 (5.79%) HP
6 22 (5.09%) Juniper
7 18 (4.17%) Apple
8 15 (3.47%) Veeam
9 13 (3.01%) Meraki
10 12 (2.78%) EMC
11 11 (2.55%) Dell
12 10 (2.31%) Google
13 9 (2.08%) CheckPoint
13 9 (2.08%) F5
14 7 (1.62%) Symantec
15 6 (1.39%) Fortinet
15 6 (1.39%) Oracle
15 6 (1.39%) Palo Alto
15 6 (1.39%) SonicWALL
16 5 (1.16%) Brocade