Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 31 29
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 559 502 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.89% 7.50% 7.86%
As % of the System Software category 55.57% 45.68% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 523 471 528
Hampshire median annual salary £29,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.94% -3.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,750 £20,388
90th Percentile £44,000 £55,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +4.48%

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 1006 1099 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.80% 16.41% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 886 953 909
Hampshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £22,450
90th Percentile £65,375 £55,000 £55,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Basingstoke +16 116 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Southampton +6 93 £29,000 +7.41% 8
Portsmouth +8 86 £25,000 -29.08%
Farnborough +18 79 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Fareham +20 70 £29,000 +13.73% 6
Winchester +4 24 £38,250 +14.18% 1
Eastleigh - 18 £28,000 - 4
Fleet +8 11 £24,000 -22.58%
Petersfield - 6 £37,500 - 1
Aldershot +11 5 £38,000 -5.00%
Waterlooville - 4 £30,500 - 1
Alton +15 3 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Ringwood -3 3 £24,500 -18.33%
Southsea - 2 £18,000 -
Andover -6 1 £25,000 -54.55%
Lymington - 1 £23,750 -
Lyndhurst - 1 £24,500 -
Active Directory
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 454 (81.22%) Windows
2 335 (59.93%) Microsoft
3 260 (46.51%) Windows Server
4 236 (42.22%) VMware
5 199 (35.60%) MS Exchange
6 184 (32.92%) ITIL
7 176 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 169 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 157 (28.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 144 (25.76%) Office 365
11 121 (21.65%) Windows 7
12 118 (21.11%) LAN
12 118 (21.11%) WAN
13 114 (20.39%) Firewall
14 109 (19.50%) Security Cleared
15 108 (19.32%) Microsoft Office
16 104 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
17 102 (18.25%) Windows 10
18 101 (18.07%) SC Cleared
19 100 (17.89%) Hyper-V
19 100 (17.89%) Citrix
20 94 (16.82%) TCP/IP
21 92 (16.46%) SQL
21 92 (16.46%) Cisco
22 82 (14.67%) DNS
23 78 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
24 70 (12.52%) Linux
25 68 (12.16%) DHCP
26 65 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
27 63 (11.27%) Windows 8

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
1 199 (35.60%) MS Exchange
2 78 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (6.80%) IIS
5 36 (6.44%) SharePoint
6 32 (5.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 30 (5.37%) Skype for Business
8 7 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.54%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.36%) FileNet
13 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 108 (19.32%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.54%) Epicor Vantage
2 3 (0.54%) Maximo
3 2 (0.36%) iTrent
3 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.36%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.18%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 144 (25.76%) Office 365
2 62 (11.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.11%) IaaS
4 19 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (1.97%) PaaS
5 11 (1.97%) SaaS
6 8 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (1.43%) G Suite
7 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
8 2 (0.36%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 118 (21.11%) LAN
1 118 (21.11%) WAN
2 114 (20.39%) Firewall
3 94 (16.82%) TCP/IP
4 82 (14.67%) DNS
5 68 (12.16%) DHCP
6 57 (10.20%) VPN
7 44 (7.87%) VoIP
8 35 (6.26%) Wireless
9 30 (5.37%) SAN
10 26 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
11 25 (4.47%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (3.76%) Skype
13 19 (3.40%) Remote Desktop
13 19 (3.40%) VLAN
14 17 (3.04%) MPLS
15 15 (2.68%) Cisco PIX
16 14 (2.50%) DSL
16 14 (2.50%) SSL
16 14 (2.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.79%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.07%) Couchbase
7 5 (0.89%) Ingres
7 5 (0.89%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.72%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.54%) CorVu
9 3 (0.54%) MySQL
10 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.36%) OLAP
10 2 (0.36%) QlikView
10 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.54%) JIRA
2 3 (0.54%) Travis CI
2 3 (0.54%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.18%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.18%) NUnit
4 1 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 34 (6.08%) Finance
3 10 (1.79%) Legal
4 7 (1.25%) German Language
4 7 (1.25%) Retail
5 6 (1.07%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.89%) Law
6 5 (0.89%) Marketing
7 4 (0.72%) Publishing
8 3 (0.54%) Electronics
9 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.36%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.36%) French Language
10 1 (0.18%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 139 (24.87%) Analyst
2 122 (21.82%) Support Engineer
3 95 (16.99%) IT Support
4 94 (16.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 80 (14.31%) IT Engineer
6 70 (12.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 60 (10.73%) Support Analyst
8 58 (10.38%) Service Analyst
9 55 (9.84%) Service Desk Analyst
10 52 (9.30%) IT Support Engineer
11 47 (8.41%) Consultant
12 35 (6.26%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 35 (6.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 34 (6.08%) IT Analyst
14 32 (5.72%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 27 (4.83%) Technical Consultant
16 26 (4.65%) 1st Line Support
16 26 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 26 (4.65%) Server Engineer
17 23 (4.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.22%) HTML
2 9 (1.61%) .NET
3 6 (1.07%) Web Services
4 3 (0.54%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.54%) CSS
4 3 (0.54%) XML
5 2 (0.36%) COM
5 2 (0.36%) MDX
6 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.18%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.18%) HTML5
6 1 (0.18%) Kendo UI
6 1 (0.18%) LAMP
6 1 (0.18%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.87%) Driving Licence
2 23 (4.11%) Replication
3 21 (3.76%) Data Centre
4 19 (3.40%) Clustering
5 14 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (1.97%) Fat Client
6 11 (1.97%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.97%) Thin Client
7 8 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.25%) PKI
9 6 (1.07%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.72%) BYOD
11 3 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.36%) CMDB
12 2 (0.36%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.36%) IVR
12 2 (0.36%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.36%) User Experience
12 2 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 454 (81.22%) Windows
2 260 (46.51%) Windows Server
3 176 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 169 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 121 (21.65%) Windows 7
6 102 (18.25%) Windows 10
7 70 (12.52%) Linux
8 63 (11.27%) Windows 8
9 27 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (3.04%) CentOS
10 17 (3.04%) Unix
11 15 (2.68%) Windows XP
12 14 (2.50%) Apple iOS
13 13 (2.33%) Mac OS X
14 8 (1.43%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.89%) AIX
16 4 (0.72%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.54%) Android
18 2 (0.36%) SUSE
18 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (32.92%) ITIL
2 53 (9.48%) Problem Management
3 52 (9.30%) Service Delivery
4 43 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (5.37%) Virtual Environments
6 28 (5.01%) High Availability
6 28 (5.01%) Incident Management
6 28 (5.01%) Migration
7 22 (3.94%) Information Security
8 21 (3.76%) Server Building
9 18 (3.22%) Mentoring
9 18 (3.22%) Presales
10 17 (3.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (3.04%) Data Protection
10 17 (3.04%) Release Management
11 16 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
12 15 (2.68%) Load Balancing
13 14 (2.50%) DRM
13 14 (2.50%) Integration Testing
13 14 (2.50%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (16.46%) SQL
2 50 (8.94%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.68%) Bash Shell
4 14 (2.50%) C#
5 8 (1.43%) C
5 8 (1.43%) Perl
5 8 (1.43%) Python
6 5 (0.89%) Java
6 5 (0.89%) PHP
7 4 (0.72%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.54%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.54%) Ruby
8 3 (0.54%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 109 (19.50%) Security Cleared
2 104 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 101 (18.07%) SC Cleared
4 62 (11.09%) MCP
5 48 (8.59%) MCITP
6 44 (7.87%) MCSE
7 34 (6.08%) DV Cleared
8 33 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
9 30 (5.37%) MCDST
9 30 (5.37%) MCTS
10 29 (5.19%) MCSA
11 22 (3.94%) CCNA
12 17 (3.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (2.50%) CCIE
14 14 (2.50%) CISM
14 14 (2.50%) CISSP
14 14 (2.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (1.79%) CCNP
16 8 (1.43%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (10.73%) SLA
2 15 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 8 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 157 (28.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (17.89%) Hyper-V
3 27 (4.83%) VirtualBox
4 22 (3.94%) XenDesktop
5 17 (3.04%) vSphere
6 16 (2.86%) XenApp
7 15 (2.68%) Terminal Services
8 13 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (1.61%) VMware NSX
10 8 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.72%) ProxySG
11 4 (0.72%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.54%) Docker
12 3 (0.54%) vCloud
12 3 (0.54%) XenServer
13 2 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.36%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.18%) Samba
14 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 42 (7.51%) SCCM
2 25 (4.47%) vCenter Server
3 17 (3.04%) WSUS
4 16 (2.86%) Backup Exec
5 13 (2.33%) SCOM
6 6 (1.07%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (0.89%) Puppet
8 4 (0.72%) DatAdvantage
8 4 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.72%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.54%) vRealize
10 2 (0.36%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.36%) Nagios
10 2 (0.36%) PowerCLI
11 1 (0.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 335 (59.93%) Microsoft
2 236 (42.22%) VMware
3 100 (17.89%) Citrix
4 92 (16.46%) Cisco
5 34 (6.08%) Juniper
6 33 (5.90%) Dell
7 27 (4.83%) Oracle
8 26 (4.65%) HP
9 25 (4.47%) Apple
9 25 (4.47%) Veeam
10 20 (3.58%) Symantec
11 16 (2.86%) SonicWALL
12 15 (2.68%) Draytek
12 15 (2.68%) ProCurve
12 15 (2.68%) Red Hat
12 15 (2.68%) Veritas
13 14 (2.50%) SolarWinds
13 14 (2.50%) WatchGuard
13 14 (2.50%) ZyXEL
14 13 (2.33%) NetApp