Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West > Somerset
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 46 38
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 0
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 42 80 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.48% 5.87% 6.87%
As % of the System Software category 46.67% 46.78% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46 72 72
Somerset median annual salary £27,750 £25,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% -7.27% -8.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,025 £21,250
90th Percentile £35,875 £46,225 £37,500
South West median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -1.52% +10.00% -

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 90 171 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.59% 12.55% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 83 148 150
Somerset median annual salary £34,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,679 £21,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £51,250 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -2.78%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 22 £32,500 +27.45% 1
Taunton -3 6 £24,856 +12.98% 1
Street -3 3 £27,500 -15.38%
Bridgwater -12 1 £27,500 +1.85% 1
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 (90.48%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
3 21 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 20 (47.62%) Windows 7
5 19 (45.24%) Hyper-V
6 16 (38.10%) Windows 10
6 16 (38.10%) Windows Server
7 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 14 (33.33%) VMware
7 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 12 (28.57%) Office 365
10 11 (26.19%) Cisco
10 11 (26.19%) Linux
10 11 (26.19%) Degree
11 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (21.43%) Python
12 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
12 9 (21.43%) Citrix
12 9 (21.43%) Mitel
12 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (19.05%) Asset Management
14 7 (16.67%) Windows 8
14 7 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
14 7 (16.67%) Finance
15 6 (14.29%) Web Design
15 6 (14.29%) Programme Management

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 21 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 6 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 6 (14.29%) VoIP
3 5 (11.90%) DNS
4 4 (9.52%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) SAN
6 2 (4.76%) LAN
6 2 (4.76%) WAN
6 2 (4.76%) Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.38%) Skype
7 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (16.67%) Finance
3 6 (14.29%) Marketing
4 5 (11.90%) Electronics
4 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.76%) Advertising
6 1 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) IT Support
2 15 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) Analyst
4 11 (26.19%) IT Engineer
4 11 (26.19%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (23.81%) Support Analyst
6 9 (21.43%) Administrator
6 9 (21.43%) IT Analyst
6 9 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.52%) Coordinator
7 4 (9.52%) Incident Coordinator
7 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Coordinator
8 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
9 2 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
2 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows 7
3 16 (38.10%) Windows 10
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server
4 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (26.19%) Linux
6 7 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Asset Management
2 7 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 6 (14.29%) Web Design
4 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (7.14%) Time Management
7 2 (4.76%) High Availability
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL
7 2 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (2.38%) Decision-Making
8 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.38%) Project Management
8 1 (2.38%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (2.38%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 9 (21.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCP
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (45.24%) Hyper-V
2 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) WSUS
3 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.38%) PaperCut
3 1 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) VMware
3 11 (26.19%) Cisco
4 9 (21.43%) Citrix
4 9 (21.43%) Mitel
5 5 (11.90%) SAP
6 4 (9.52%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) Dell
7 2 (4.76%) EMC
7 2 (4.76%) Veeam
7 2 (4.76%) Veritas
8 1 (2.38%) Google
8 1 (2.38%) McAfee
8 1 (2.38%) Meraki
8 1 (2.38%) NetApp
8 1 (2.38%) Symantec
8 1 (2.38%) Ubiquiti
8 1 (2.38%) Wrike