The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 15 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 5 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 9.09% 18.52% 18.33%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 71.43% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 11
Average salary £36,500 £21,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.76% -11.45%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
Active Directory
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackburn region.

System Software Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 9.09% 25.93% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 11
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £24,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Blackburn

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (33.33%) Billing
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
6 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) SQL

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
Blackburn, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 24 days ago