The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Blackburn region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 8 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 8 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 15.69% 28.85% 4.05%
As % of the System Software category 66.67% 100.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 3
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,125 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -2.57%
System Software Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 23.53% 28.85% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 5
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Active Directory
Lancashire

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Blackburn region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Blackburn

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Blackburn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Blackburn region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Blackburn

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) MCSE
7 2 (14.29%) MCSA
7 2 (14.29%) SAN
7 2 (14.29%) MCTS
7 2 (14.29%) MCITP
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) SCCM
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 2 (14.29%) NAS
7 2 (14.29%) XenApp
7 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
1 11 (78.57%) Support Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Field Service Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Project Management
1 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
1 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
2 2 (14.29%) MCTS
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) XenApp
1 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Wyse
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago