The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank - 1 24
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 0 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - 50.00% 2.53%
As % of the System Software category - 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 2
Average salary - £39,250 £19,389
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +102.43%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
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 Blackpool region.

System Software Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
0 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - 50.00% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 3
Average salary - £40,000 £16,277
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +145.74%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Blackpool

Active Directory
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee