The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 44 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.13% 4.31% 12.73%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 100.00% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Average salary £25,000 £18,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% -39.16%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.78% 4.31% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 27
Average salary £32,500 £21,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% -35.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Active Directory
Manchester

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bolton

Active Directory
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Lotus
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) iSeries
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Lync
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
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