The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 18 24
Rank change year-on-year -38 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 18 100 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.87% 12.22% 8.86%
As % of the System Software category 24.66% 72.99% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16 92 59
Median salary £30,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 Southampton with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 73 137 160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 11.64% 16.75% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 63 122 121
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £42,650
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory in Southampton.

Salary trend for Active Directory in Southampton

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Southampton over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Directory in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 73 (98.65%) Windows
2 43 (58.11%) Windows Server
3 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
4 34 (45.95%) VMware
5 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (40.54%) Office 365
7 28 (37.84%) Windows 10
8 26 (35.14%) Windows 7
9 21 (28.38%) Hyper-V
9 21 (28.38%) PowerShell
9 21 (28.38%) LAN
10 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (25.68%) MS Exchange
12 18 (24.32%) WAN
12 18 (24.32%) DNS
13 17 (22.97%) Windows 8
13 17 (22.97%) Cisco
13 17 (22.97%) Microsoft Office
13 17 (22.97%) Firewall
14 16 (21.62%) Citrix
14 16 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
15 15 (20.27%) SQL
16 13 (17.57%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (17.57%) ITIL
16 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (17.57%) DHCP
16 13 (17.57%) VoIP
17 12 (16.22%) MCSA
18 11 (14.86%) Linux

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (25.68%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.41%) CMS
3 4 (5.41%) IIS
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.41%) Skype for Business
3 4 (5.41%) WordPress
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.70%) Apache
5 2 (2.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Infor CRM
2 2 (2.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 30 (40.54%) Office 365
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) G Suite
4 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.38%) LAN
2 18 (24.32%) DNS
2 18 (24.32%) WAN
3 17 (22.97%) Firewall
4 13 (17.57%) DHCP
4 13 (17.57%) VoIP
4 13 (17.57%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
5 9 (12.16%) VPN
6 7 (9.46%) VLAN
7 4 (5.41%) 3G
7 4 (5.41%) 4G
8 3 (4.05%) Internet
8 3 (4.05%) Intranet
9 2 (2.70%) DSL
9 2 (2.70%) IPsec
9 2 (2.70%) Network Security
9 2 (2.70%) OpenVPN
9 2 (2.70%) SAN
9 2 (2.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.70%) JasperReports
3 2 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Electronics
3 3 (4.05%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) IT Support
2 15 (20.27%) IT Engineer
2 15 (20.27%) Support Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) IT Support Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Active Directory Support
6 7 (9.46%) Consultant
6 7 (9.46%) Service Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Support Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Active Directory Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) IT Manager
7 6 (8.11%) IT Support Technician
7 6 (8.11%) IT Technician
7 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Support Technician
7 6 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.41%) Driving Licence
2 4 (5.41%) iPhone
2 4 (5.41%) Replication
3 3 (4.05%) Internet of Things
3 3 (4.05%) Robotics
4 2 (2.70%) Clustering
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) BYOD
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (98.65%) Windows
2 43 (58.11%) Windows Server
3 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (37.84%) Windows 10
5 26 (35.14%) Windows 7
6 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (22.97%) Windows 8
8 11 (14.86%) Linux
9 8 (10.81%) Apple iOS
9 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (8.11%) Unix
11 5 (6.76%) Mac OS
12 4 (5.41%) Android
12 4 (5.41%) Mac OS X
12 4 (5.41%) Windows Phone
13 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000
14 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
15 1 (1.35%) AIX
15 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) ITIL
2 9 (12.16%) Data Protection
3 8 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.11%) CRM
4 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.76%) Information Security
5 5 (6.76%) ITSM
5 5 (6.76%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.41%) Content Management
6 4 (5.41%) High Availability
6 4 (5.41%) Identity Management
6 4 (5.41%) Information Management
6 4 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (5.41%) Project Management
6 4 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (4.05%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (4.05%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.05%) ERP
7 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.38%) PowerShell
2 15 (20.27%) SQL
3 7 (9.46%) VBScript
4 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.05%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) VB
6 2 (2.70%) VB6
7 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.35%) C#
7 1 (1.35%) Perl
7 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.22%) MCSA
3 9 (12.16%) CCNA
3 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.76%) MCP
5 3 (4.05%) A+ Certification
5 3 (4.05%) Degree
5 3 (4.05%) HNC
5 3 (4.05%) HND
5 3 (4.05%) MCSE
5 3 (4.05%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) MCTS
7 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (28.38%) Hyper-V
2 16 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) KVM
4 2 (2.70%) NFS
4 2 (2.70%) oVirt
4 2 (2.70%) pfSense
4 2 (2.70%) Samba
4 2 (2.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.35%) NDS
5 1 (1.35%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.35%) QEMU
5 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) vCenter Server
2 3 (4.05%) SCCM
2 3 (4.05%) SCOM
3 2 (2.70%) Bacula
3 2 (2.70%) HP SIM
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.70%) WSUS
4 1 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 34 (45.95%) VMware
3 17 (22.97%) Cisco
4 16 (21.62%) Citrix
5 7 (9.46%) CA
6 5 (6.76%) Dell
6 5 (6.76%) SonicWALL
7 4 (5.41%) Adobe
7 4 (5.41%) HP
7 4 (5.41%) Infor
7 4 (5.41%) Mitel
8 2 (2.70%) Acronis
8 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.70%) Avaya
8 2 (2.70%) Google
8 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.70%) Sophos
9 1 (1.35%) CyberArk
9 1 (1.35%) Draytek
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Salary: £32500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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