Period
to 2 July 2020

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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
South West > Somerset
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 36 59
Rank change year-on-year +6 +23 -6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 38 52 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 7.27% 5.93% 4.01%
As % of the System Software category 27.74% 36.88% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 42
Median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +22.95% -12.86%
10th Percentile £25,500 £19,950 £21,375
90th Percentile £79,000 £52,500 £39,900
South West median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -10.26% +23.81% +9.57%

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 137 141 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 26.20% 16.08% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 130 111 128
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +18.06% -14.29%
10th Percentile £27,450 £28,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +6.10% +10.81%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Somerset

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Active Directory in Somerset.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Somerset

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Active Directory in Somerset over the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

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 2 July 2020. 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 +3 27 £57,500 +25.68% 1
Street +5 4 £37,500 -
Clevedon +11 3 £31,500 -37.00%
Glastonbury - 2 £45,000 -
Weston-super-Mare +15 1 £29,500 +11.32%
Yeovil - 1 £50,000 -
Active Directory
South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, 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 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 20 (52.63%) Windows
3 17 (44.74%) SCCM
4 15 (39.47%) Office 365
4 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
4 15 (39.47%) SAN
4 15 (39.47%) Finance
5 14 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (36.84%) MCSE
5 14 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (36.84%) Decision-Making
5 14 (36.84%) Mentoring
5 14 (36.84%) Security Patching
5 14 (36.84%) Data Centre
5 14 (36.84%) SCOM
5 14 (36.84%) SCVMM
5 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
5 14 (36.84%) Degree
5 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
5 14 (36.84%) NAS
5 14 (36.84%) 3PAR
5 14 (36.84%) Systems Engineering
6 13 (34.21%) Windows 10
7 7 (18.42%) VMware
7 7 (18.42%) SLA
8 6 (15.79%) Avaya
8 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (15.79%) UAG
8 6 (15.79%) Video Conferencing

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 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (39.47%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.63%) G Suite
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) SAN
2 14 (36.84%) NAS
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) DHCP
4 3 (7.89%) DNS
4 3 (7.89%) VLAN
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2019
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Data Centre Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Data Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Server Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Server Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.26%) iPad
3 2 (5.26%) iPhone
3 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
3 13 (34.21%) Windows 10
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (5.26%) Linux
6 2 (5.26%) VMS
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
1 14 (36.84%) Decision-Making
1 14 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (36.84%) Mentoring
1 14 (36.84%) Security Patching
1 14 (36.84%) Systems Engineering
2 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (7.89%) Antivirus Management
3 3 (7.89%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.26%) Coaching
4 2 (5.26%) Email Migration
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) Server Management
4 2 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL 4
5 1 (2.63%) Presales
5 1 (2.63%) Technology Roadmap
5 1 (2.63%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (36.84%) Degree
1 14 (36.84%) MCSE
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
2 6 (15.79%) UAG
3 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) SCCM
2 14 (36.84%) SCOM
2 14 (36.84%) SCVMM
3 4 (10.53%) PaperCut
4 3 (7.89%) WSUS
5 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) 3PAR
3 7 (18.42%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) Avaya
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) Apple
6 2 (5.26%) Cognizant
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) IBM
6 2 (5.26%) Meraki
6 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.26%) Symantec
6 2 (5.26%) Veritas
7 1 (2.63%) Brocade
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix