Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 56 47
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 69 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.82% 5.14% 5.84%
As % of the System Software category 27.34% 54.33% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 39 67 63
Somerset median annual salary £31,000 £34,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +15.25% -3.28%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,300 £21,750
90th Percentile £35,000 £46,500 £41,800
South West median annual salary £30,500 £29,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year +5.17% -1.69% -13.24%

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 139 127 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 13.97% 9.46% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 120 115 140
Somerset median annual salary £35,691 £42,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.02% +8.39% +12.65%
10th Percentile £23,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,750 £58,750 £51,250
South West median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% +8.70% -5.48%

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 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 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
Bath +7 28 £32,500 -1.52% 2
Taunton 0 3 £22,500 -13.46% 2
Axbridge - 3 £29,000 -
Clevedon +2 1 £30,000 +33.33%
Street - 1 £30,000 -
Yeovil - 1 - - 3
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 25 (65.79%) VMware
4 18 (47.37%) Linux
4 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (44.74%) Windows 7
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (39.47%) DNS
6 15 (39.47%) Cisco
7 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (34.21%) Asset Management
8 13 (34.21%) DHCP
9 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
9 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
10 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (26.32%) Citrix
12 9 (23.68%) SAN
12 9 (23.68%) Sophos
12 9 (23.68%) Firewall
12 9 (23.68%) Office 365
13 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (18.42%) SolarWinds
14 7 (18.42%) SolarWinds Orion
14 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (18.42%) Google
14 7 (18.42%) G Suite
14 7 (18.42%) Shibboleth
14 7 (18.42%) VMware ESXi

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 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Confluence
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (23.68%) Office 365
3 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (18.42%) G Suite
5 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (10.53%) SaaS
7 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) DNS
2 13 (34.21%) DHCP
3 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 9 (23.68%) Firewall
4 9 (23.68%) SAN
5 7 (18.42%) eduroam
6 6 (15.79%) VLAN
7 4 (10.53%) Ethernet
7 4 (10.53%) LAN
7 4 (10.53%) VoIP
7 4 (10.53%) WAN
7 4 (10.53%) Wireless
7 4 (10.53%) WLAN
8 1 (2.63%) IPsec
8 1 (2.63%) NAS
8 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.63%) Skype
8 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Administrator
2 10 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) IT Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (10.53%) Systems Support
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (7.89%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) IT Technician
8 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) IT Support
8 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Telephony Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 18 (47.37%) Linux
4 17 (44.74%) Windows 7
4 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (15.79%) Windows 10
8 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Asset Management
2 7 (18.42%) Software Asset Management
3 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (10.53%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) High Availability
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.89%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.63%) Business Development
7 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.63%) Decision-Making
7 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
1 5 (13.16%) Python
2 4 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) MCSE
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) CCNA
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCP
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) GDPR
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
2 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.42%) Shibboleth
3 7 (18.42%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) pfSense
4 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (7.89%) WSUS
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) VMware
2 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (39.47%) Cisco
4 10 (26.32%) Citrix
5 9 (23.68%) Sophos
6 7 (18.42%) Google
6 7 (18.42%) Red Hat
6 7 (18.42%) Snow
6 7 (18.42%) SolarWinds
7 5 (13.16%) Mitel
7 5 (13.16%) NetApp
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle
8 4 (10.53%) Riverbed
8 4 (10.53%) Symantec
9 2 (5.26%) Dell
9 2 (5.26%) HP
10 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
10 1 (2.63%) EMC
10 1 (2.63%) Veeam
10 1 (2.63%) Veritas