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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 6 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 4 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 16.67% 25.49% 10.00%
As % of the System Software category 80.00% 100.00% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 5
Average salary £19,000 £21,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 20.83% 25.49% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 10
Average salary £21,250 £21,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Blackburn

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (50.00%) VMware
8 5 (41.67%) Firewall
8 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (33.33%) VPN
9 4 (33.33%) Citrix
10 3 (25.00%) LAN
10 3 (25.00%) VoIP
10 3 (25.00%) WAN
10 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
10 3 (25.00%) Mac OS
10 3 (25.00%) Time Management
10 3 (25.00%) iPhone
10 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
11 2 (16.67%) SCCM
11 2 (16.67%) Lync
11 2 (16.67%) Office 365
11 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
11 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) Lync
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (8.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (25.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCTS
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) XenApp
1 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Wyse
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago