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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West / Somerset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 45 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 42 35 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.92% 5.30% 6.71%
As % of the System Software category 75.00% 37.63% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 37
Median salary £34,750 £27,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.22% +4.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,900
% change year-on-year - -4.12%  

Active Directory is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 56 93 64
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 7.90% 14.07% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 48 78 58
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Active Directory as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +8 28 £34,375 +46.27% 2
Taunton -2 7 £32,500 +1.56%
Clevedon -6 1 £22,500 -18.18%
Bridgwater - 1 £27,000 -
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 50 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 38 (59.38%) Windows
3 35 (54.69%) SQL
4 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
5 25 (39.06%) VMware
6 22 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (29.69%) Test Automation
7 19 (29.69%) C#
7 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
7 19 (29.69%) ITIL
7 19 (29.69%) Web Services
8 18 (28.13%) XML
8 18 (28.13%) XSLT
8 18 (28.13%) Kerberos
8 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
8 18 (28.13%) HTML
8 18 (28.13%) T-SQL
8 18 (28.13%) .NET
8 18 (28.13%) XQuery
8 18 (28.13%) WinForms
8 18 (28.13%) MVC
8 18 (28.13%) Workflow
8 18 (28.13%) Process Management
8 18 (28.13%) Scrum
8 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (28.13%) TDD
8 18 (28.13%) RESTful
8 18 (28.13%) Entity Framework
8 18 (28.13%) Unit Testing
8 18 (28.13%) WCF

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 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.25%) Confluence
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) Office 365
2 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (9.38%) SaaS
4 5 (7.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (6.25%) IaaS
5 4 (6.25%) PaaS
6 3 (4.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) Kerberos
2 11 (17.19%) Firewall
3 9 (14.06%) DNS
4 8 (12.50%) DHCP
5 7 (10.94%) LAN
5 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.81%) Internet
6 5 (7.81%) VPN
7 4 (6.25%) IP Telephony
7 4 (6.25%) VLAN
8 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.13%) SAN
9 2 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.56%) ADSL
10 1 (1.56%) HTTP
10 1 (1.56%) ICMP
10 1 (1.56%) VoIP
10 1 (1.56%) WAN
10 1 (1.56%) Wireless
10 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
1 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.38%) Bitbucket
3 5 (7.81%) JIRA
4 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.56%) Selenium
5 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.69%) Advertising
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Law
2 1 (1.56%) Legal
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) .NET Developer
1 15 (23.44%) Developer
1 15 (23.44%) Lead .NET Developer
1 15 (23.44%) Lead Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) .NET Software Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) IT Support
4 7 (10.94%) Lead Software Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.81%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Lead Software Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) Web Services
2 18 (28.13%) .NET
2 18 (28.13%) .NET Framework
2 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
2 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 18 (28.13%) Entity Framework
2 18 (28.13%) HTML
2 18 (28.13%) RESTful
2 18 (28.13%) WCF
2 18 (28.13%) WinForms
2 18 (28.13%) WPF
2 18 (28.13%) XML
2 18 (28.13%) XSLT
3 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.69%) PKI
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.56%) PMI
3 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (59.38%) Windows
2 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 8 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.25%) Linux
5 4 (6.25%) Mac OS
5 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) Android
7 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 19 (29.69%) Test Automation
3 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (28.13%) Line Management
3 18 (28.13%) MVC
3 18 (28.13%) Process Management
3 18 (28.13%) Scrum
3 18 (28.13%) TDD
3 18 (28.13%) Unit Testing
3 18 (28.13%) Workflow
4 8 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.38%) Release Management
6 6 (9.38%) Service Management
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (4.69%) Change Control
8 3 (4.69%) Migration
9 2 (3.13%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.13%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) SQL
2 19 (29.69%) C#
2 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
3 18 (28.13%) T-SQL
3 18 (28.13%) XPath
3 18 (28.13%) XQuery
4 17 (26.56%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.38%) Java
6 5 (7.81%) C
7 2 (3.13%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) PHP
8 1 (1.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.94%) MCSE
3 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.25%) CCNA
4 4 (6.25%) CCNP
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.25%) MCP
5 2 (3.13%) MCSA
6 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.69%) vSphere
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.56%) Postfix
4 1 (1.56%) Samba
4 1 (1.56%) Squid
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.56%) XenApp
4 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) SCOM
2 2 (3.13%) WSUS
3 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 50 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 25 (39.06%) VMware
3 10 (15.63%) Cisco
4 6 (9.38%) Citrix
4 6 (9.38%) Dell
4 6 (9.38%) HP
5 5 (7.81%) Juniper
6 4 (6.25%) Atlassian
6 4 (6.25%) Google
6 4 (6.25%) New Relic
6 4 (6.25%) RedGate
6 4 (6.25%) Veeam
7 2 (3.13%) Apple
8 1 (1.56%) EMC
8 1 (1.56%) NetApp
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle
8 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.56%) Symantec
8 1 (1.56%) Veritas
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