Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 30 34
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 627 494 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.23% 7.45% 6.68%
As % of the System Software category 53.41% 45.78% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 579 440 445
Hampshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £19,950 £19,750 £20,600
90th Percentile £45,000 £55,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £32,500 £33,558 £36,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% -6.78% +7.46%

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 1174 1079 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.29% 16.28% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 908 833
Hampshire median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,600 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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
Southampton -1 137 £30,000 +13.21% 11
Basingstoke -3 97 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Farnborough +3 82 £30,000 +2.56% 2
Portsmouth +19 79 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Fareham +37 76 £31,000 +21.57% 4
Eastleigh - 33 £28,000 - 3
Winchester -7 21 £39,000 +16.42% 1
Waterlooville - 21 £30,500 - 2
Fleet -1 9 £21,000 -31.15% 1
Petersfield - 8 £37,500 - 1
Alton +10 7 £30,000 +4.35%
Wallington - 7 £18,500 -
Ringwood +1 5 £24,500 -18.33%
Havant -15 3 £20,000 -33.33% 2
Aldershot +7 2 £22,250 -21.93% 1
Southsea - 2 £18,000 -
Andover -20 1 £25,000 -54.55% 1
Rowland's Castle - 1 £37,500 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 519 (82.78%) Windows
2 391 (62.36%) Microsoft
3 319 (50.88%) Windows Server
4 300 (47.85%) VMware
5 248 (39.55%) MS Exchange
6 218 (34.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 208 (33.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 204 (32.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 204 (32.54%) ITIL
9 191 (30.46%) Office 365
10 169 (26.95%) Hyper-V
11 167 (26.63%) Windows 7
12 149 (23.76%) Firewall
13 138 (22.01%) Citrix
14 132 (21.05%) Windows 10
15 123 (19.62%) Microsoft Office
16 118 (18.82%) WAN
17 115 (18.34%) LAN
17 115 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
18 110 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
19 102 (16.27%) DNS
20 99 (15.79%) Windows 8
21 96 (15.31%) Cisco
22 95 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
23 92 (14.67%) SQL
24 91 (14.51%) Exchange Server 2013
25 83 (13.24%) Security Cleared
26 82 (13.08%) Linux
26 82 (13.08%) SLA
27 81 (12.92%) DHCP

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
1 248 (39.55%) MS Exchange
2 110 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 91 (14.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 53 (8.45%) SharePoint
5 34 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 31 (4.94%) IIS
7 29 (4.63%) Skype for Business
8 13 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.32%) TPMS
10 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.16%) Apache
11 1 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 123 (19.62%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.96%) NetSuite
2 5 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.48%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.32%) Maximo
6 1 (0.16%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 191 (30.46%) Office 365
2 115 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (3.35%) IaaS
5 11 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (0.96%) SaaS
7 5 (0.80%) PaaS
8 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (0.48%) Yammer
9 2 (0.32%) G Suite
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 149 (23.76%) Firewall
2 118 (18.82%) WAN
3 115 (18.34%) LAN
4 102 (16.27%) DNS
5 81 (12.92%) DHCP
6 74 (11.80%) TCP/IP
7 58 (9.25%) VPN
8 56 (8.93%) VoIP
9 35 (5.58%) Wireless
10 29 (4.63%) SAN
11 27 (4.31%) Wi-Fi
12 23 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (3.67%) Skype
13 19 (3.03%) VLAN
14 18 (2.87%) Remote Desktop
15 16 (2.55%) MPLS
16 14 (2.23%) LDAP
17 13 (2.07%) SMTP
18 12 (1.91%) Network Security
19 11 (1.75%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.80%) NoSQL
5 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.64%) MySQL
7 3 (0.48%) CorVu
8 2 (0.32%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.32%) Ingres
8 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.32%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.32%) OLAP
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.32%) QlikView
8 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.48%) Travis CI
2 3 (0.48%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.16%) JIRA
3 1 (0.16%) NUnit
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.16%) WinAutomation
General
1 39 (6.22%) Telecoms
2 31 (4.94%) Finance
3 9 (1.44%) Manufacturing
4 8 (1.28%) Legal
4 8 (1.28%) Retail
5 5 (0.80%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.48%) Electronics
6 3 (0.48%) German Language
6 3 (0.48%) Law
6 3 (0.48%) Marketing
6 3 (0.48%) Publishing
7 2 (0.32%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.16%) Advertising
8 1 (0.16%) Back Office
8 1 (0.16%) Banking
8 1 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 147 (23.44%) Support Engineer
2 133 (21.21%) Analyst
3 116 (18.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 103 (16.43%) IT Support
5 90 (14.35%) IT Engineer
6 61 (9.73%) 2nd Line Support
7 55 (8.77%) Consultant
8 50 (7.97%) 3rd Line Support
9 49 (7.81%) IT Support Engineer
10 46 (7.34%) Service Analyst
10 46 (7.34%) Support Analyst
11 45 (7.18%) Service Desk Analyst
12 42 (6.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 35 (5.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 34 (5.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 33 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
16 31 (4.94%) 1st Line Support
17 30 (4.78%) IT Analyst
18 26 (4.15%) Server Engineer
18 26 (4.15%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.07%) HTML
2 4 (0.64%) .NET
3 3 (0.48%) Web Services
4 2 (0.32%) COM
4 2 (0.32%) MDX
5 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.16%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.16%) Kendo UI
5 1 (0.16%) Middleware
5 1 (0.16%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (0.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.86%) Driving Licence
2 28 (4.47%) Data Centre
3 21 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.35%) Fat Client
3 21 (3.35%) Thin Client
4 17 (2.71%) Clustering
5 14 (2.23%) Data Protection Act
6 12 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.91%) Replication
7 11 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (1.12%) PKI
9 5 (0.80%) Blackberry
9 5 (0.80%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.48%) User Experience
12 2 (0.32%) CESG
12 2 (0.32%) CESG CLAS
12 2 (0.32%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 519 (82.78%) Windows
2 319 (50.88%) Windows Server
3 218 (34.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 208 (33.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 167 (26.63%) Windows 7
6 132 (21.05%) Windows 10
7 99 (15.79%) Windows 8
8 82 (13.08%) Linux
9 26 (4.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (3.03%) CentOS
11 17 (2.71%) Unix
12 12 (1.91%) Ubuntu
12 12 (1.91%) Windows XP
13 11 (1.75%) Apple iOS
14 9 (1.44%) Mac OS X
15 7 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (1.12%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.96%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.96%) SUSE
17 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (32.54%) ITIL
2 52 (8.29%) Problem Management
3 49 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 47 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 28 (4.47%) Mentoring
5 28 (4.47%) Virtual Environments
6 25 (3.99%) Incident Management
6 25 (3.99%) Migration
7 23 (3.67%) High Availability
8 22 (3.51%) Service Management
8 22 (3.51%) Time Management
9 20 (3.19%) Presales
9 20 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (3.03%) Information Security
11 18 (2.87%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (2.87%) Performance Monitoring
12 17 (2.71%) Server Building
13 16 (2.55%) SIEM
13 16 (2.55%) Vulnerability Management
14 15 (2.39%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 92 (14.67%) SQL
2 53 (8.45%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.55%) Bash Shell
4 11 (1.75%) C
5 10 (1.59%) Perl
6 9 (1.44%) Python
7 8 (1.28%) C#
8 5 (0.80%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.64%) Java
9 4 (0.64%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.48%) PHP
10 3 (0.48%) R
10 3 (0.48%) Ruby
11 2 (0.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.16%) C++
12 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 95 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 83 (13.24%) Security Cleared
3 78 (12.44%) SC Cleared
4 54 (8.61%) MCP
5 52 (8.29%) MCSE
6 41 (6.54%) DV Cleared
7 40 (6.38%) MCITP
8 33 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
8 33 (5.26%) MCSA
9 25 (3.99%) MCTS
10 23 (3.67%) CCNA
10 23 (3.67%) MCDST
11 14 (2.23%) CISM
11 14 (2.23%) CISSP
11 14 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (1.75%) CCIE
12 11 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (1.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (1.59%) CCNP
14 8 (1.28%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (13.08%) SLA
2 15 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 204 (32.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 169 (26.95%) Hyper-V
3 37 (5.90%) VirtualBox
4 31 (4.94%) vSphere
5 30 (4.78%) XenDesktop
6 24 (3.83%) XenApp
7 18 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.91%) Terminal Services
9 8 (1.28%) vCloud
9 8 (1.28%) VMware NSX
10 7 (1.12%) NFS
11 6 (0.96%) KVM
11 6 (0.96%) oVirt
11 6 (0.96%) pfSense
11 6 (0.96%) Samba
12 5 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.48%) Docker
13 3 (0.48%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (4.94%) SCCM
2 24 (3.83%) vCenter Server
3 19 (3.03%) WSUS
4 13 (2.07%) Backup Exec
4 13 (2.07%) SCOM
5 8 (1.28%) vRealize
6 6 (0.96%) Bacula
6 6 (0.96%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 6 (0.96%) Puppet
7 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (0.80%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.64%) DatAdvantage
8 4 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.48%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.48%) PowerCLI
10 2 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.32%) vMotion
11 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 391 (62.36%) Microsoft
2 300 (47.85%) VMware
3 138 (22.01%) Citrix
4 96 (15.31%) Cisco
5 31 (4.94%) Dell
6 27 (4.31%) HP
7 23 (3.67%) Juniper
8 21 (3.35%) Apple
8 21 (3.35%) NetApp
8 21 (3.35%) Red Hat
8 21 (3.35%) Veeam
9 14 (2.23%) Oracle
9 14 (2.23%) Symantec
10 12 (1.91%) Draytek
10 12 (1.91%) ProCurve
10 12 (1.91%) SonicWALL
10 12 (1.91%) Veritas
11 11 (1.75%) SolarWinds
11 11 (1.75%) WatchGuard
11 11 (1.75%) ZyXEL