Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 39 32
Rank change year-on-year -8 -7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 37 86 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.36% 6.52% 6.94%
As % of the System Software category 35.92% 60.56% 48.92%
Number of salaries quoted 40 81 73
Somerset median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.62% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £24,820 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £36,300 £46,500 £37,500
South West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +14.04% -8.06%

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 103 142 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.15% 10.76% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 86 130 161
Somerset median annual salary £35,691 £34,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.71% -0.71% +3.55%
10th Percentile £24,856 £22,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £52,000 £51,250 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +12 21 £32,500 +0.78% 7
Taunton -1 5 £24,856 -21.71% 4
Street - 2 £33,750 -
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
3 19 (51.35%) MS Exchange
3 19 (51.35%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server
4 16 (43.24%) Windows 7
4 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (37.84%) Linux
6 13 (35.14%) Windows 10
7 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
7 11 (29.73%) Asset Management
7 11 (29.73%) Cisco
7 11 (29.73%) Office 365
7 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
9 9 (24.32%) Python
9 9 (24.32%) Citrix
9 9 (24.32%) Mitel
9 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
9 9 (24.32%) Degree
9 9 (24.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (21.62%) DNS
11 7 (18.92%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (16.22%) Windows 8
12 6 (16.22%) Unified Communications

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 19 (51.35%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (29.73%) Office 365
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (8.11%) G Suite
5 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.62%) DNS
3 6 (16.22%) DHCP
3 6 (16.22%) Unified Communications
3 6 (16.22%) VoIP
4 4 (10.81%) Firewall
5 3 (8.11%) eduroam
6 2 (5.41%) Wireless
7 1 (2.70%) Internet
7 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.70%) LAN
7 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.70%) Skype
7 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (29.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Support Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) IT Support
3 9 (24.32%) Administrator
3 9 (24.32%) IT Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Coordinator
5 4 (10.81%) Incident Coordinator
5 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Coordinator
5 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (8.11%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Field Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server
3 16 (43.24%) Windows 7
4 14 (37.84%) Linux
5 13 (35.14%) Windows 10
6 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (16.22%) Windows 8
8 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Asset Management
2 9 (24.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (18.92%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (16.22%) Web Design
5 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.11%) Software Asset Management
5 3 (8.11%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) High Availability
7 1 (2.70%) Decision-Making
7 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
1 9 (24.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
2 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) Shibboleth
3 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 19 (51.35%) VMware
3 11 (29.73%) Cisco
4 9 (24.32%) Citrix
4 9 (24.32%) Mitel
5 4 (10.81%) Google
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.11%) SAP
6 3 (8.11%) Snow
6 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.11%) Sophos
7 2 (5.41%) Dell
7 2 (5.41%) HP
7 2 (5.41%) Veritas
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) Meraki
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Ubiquiti
8 1 (2.70%) Veeam