Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Active Directory
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 41 29
Rank change year-on-year +19 -12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 7 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 5.56% 1.26% 6.90%
As % of the System Software category 36.84% 33.33% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Taunton median annual salary £22,000 £37,500 £26,284
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.33% +42.68% +16.82%
10th Percentile £20,900 £32,300 £19,875
90th Percentile £27,900 £42,300 £33,000
Somerset median annual salary £25,500 £26,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -1.92% -21.21% +29.41%

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 Taunton with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Taunton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 19 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 15.08% 3.77% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 15
Taunton median annual salary £37,500 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% -13.89% +16.13%
10th Percentile £21,000 £28,125 £21,997
90th Percentile £44,100 £54,375 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £34,757 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.70% -6.67% +11.11%

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Taunton.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Taunton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Active Directory in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (28.57%) Apple
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) IT Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) IT Support
2 4 (57.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Technician
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (14.29%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) ICT Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) ICT Support Technician
4 1 (14.29%) ICT Technician
4 1 (14.29%) Senior ICT Technician
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) Sysprep
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco