Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 39 45
Rank change year-on-year -19 +6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 84 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.81% 6.78% 6.08%
As % of the System Software category 58.46% 43.52% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 41 77 63
Somerset median annual salary £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% -1.92% -21.21%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,150 £19,100
90th Percentile £36,000 £45,000 £41,000
South West median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% +8.33% -2.11%

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 Somerset with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 65 193 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.51% 15.58% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 65 168 143
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.72% +2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £19,850 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.59% +12.86% -

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Somerset

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Somerset

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Somerset

Active Directory
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Bath -13 16 £30,000 +17.65% 3
Taunton -3 7 £24,856 +12.98%
Street -4 3 £27,500 -11.66%
Bridgwater -10 2 £27,500 -
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 31 (81.58%) Windows
2 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
3 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
4 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
5 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
6 12 (31.58%) Office 365
6 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
7 11 (28.95%) Windows 10
7 11 (28.95%) Telecoms
8 10 (26.32%) VMware
9 9 (23.68%) Degree
9 9 (23.68%) Finance
9 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
10 8 (21.05%) Programme Management
10 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (21.05%) Marketing
10 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
11 7 (18.42%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
11 7 (18.42%) Electronics
11 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (18.42%) SAP
12 6 (15.79%) Linux
12 6 (15.79%) VoIP
12 6 (15.79%) Cisco

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Office 365
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.79%) Unified Communications
2 6 (15.79%) VoIP
3 5 (13.16%) DNS
3 5 (13.16%) Firewall
4 4 (10.53%) DHCP
5 3 (7.89%) Internet
5 3 (7.89%) SAN
6 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.26%) LAN
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security
6 2 (5.26%) WAN
6 2 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.63%) Skype
7 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (28.95%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 8 (21.05%) Marketing
4 7 (18.42%) Electronics
4 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.26%) Advertising
6 1 (2.63%) Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) IT Support
2 14 (36.84%) Support Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Analyst
4 12 (31.58%) IT Engineer
4 12 (31.58%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (28.95%) Support Analyst
6 10 (26.32%) IT Analyst
6 10 (26.32%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Administrator
7 4 (10.53%) Coordinator
7 4 (10.53%) Incident Coordinator
7 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Coordinator
7 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 11 (28.95%) Windows 10
5 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (15.79%) Linux
6 6 (15.79%) Windows 8
7 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Programme Management
2 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (18.42%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (15.79%) Web Design
4 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.89%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (7.89%) Time Management
5 2 (5.26%) CRM
5 2 (5.26%) High Availability
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.63%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.26%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
1 2 (5.26%) WSUS
2 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.63%) PaperCut
2 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) SAP
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) Mitel
6 3 (7.89%) HP
7 2 (5.26%) Apple
7 2 (5.26%) Google
7 2 (5.26%) Veeam
8 1 (2.63%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) McAfee
8 1 (2.63%) Meraki
8 1 (2.63%) Symantec
8 1 (2.63%) Ubiquiti
8 1 (2.63%) Veritas
8 1 (2.63%) Wrike